The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1309 1293 1715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.52% 23.06% 25.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.99% 44.33% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1163 1118 1462
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 2976 2917 3639
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 55.74% 52.01% 53.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2564 2505 3133
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Yorkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 834 £45,000 +18.42% 150
North Yorkshire +1 190 £40,000 +9.58% 25
South Yorkshire -2 181 £41,875 +11.66% 27
East Yorkshire +9 79 £35,000 -12.50% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 951 (36.82%) SQL Server
2 937 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
3 877 (33.95%) .NET
4 844 (32.68%) C#
5 671 (25.98%) JavaScript
6 651 (25.20%) Microsoft
7 644 (24.93%) Java
8 628 (24.31%) HTML
9 537 (20.79%) T-SQL
10 510 (19.74%) CSS
11 481 (18.62%) Oracle
12 464 (17.96%) MVC
13 454 (17.58%) ASP.NET
14 435 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 391 (15.14%) Finance
16 376 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
17 354 (13.70%) Scrum
17 354 (13.70%) Software Engineering
18 353 (13.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 333 (12.89%) Degree
20 326 (12.62%) Windows
21 323 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
22 310 (12.00%) Test Automation
23 302 (11.69%) jQuery
24 287 (11.11%) Linux
25 277 (10.72%) XML
26 271 (10.49%) Web Services
27 268 (10.38%) Git (software)
28 266 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
28 266 (10.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 121 (4.68%) IIS
2 68 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 66 (2.56%) CloudStack
3 66 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 55 (2.13%) JBoss
5 54 (2.09%) WebLogic
6 52 (2.01%) Apache
6 52 (2.01%) Tomcat
7 47 (1.82%) SAS
8 44 (1.70%) WebSphere
9 40 (1.55%) Apache Spark
9 40 (1.55%) Confluence
10 37 (1.43%) CMS
11 27 (1.05%) MS Exchange
12 19 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
13 18 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.66%) Umbraco
15 15 (0.58%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.58%) Mule
16 13 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 89 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 84 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (1.32%) SPSS
4 20 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.39%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.077%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.077%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 49 (1.90%) Maximo
2 45 (1.74%) Aligne
3 24 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 21 (0.81%) Oracle ERP
5 20 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
10 8 (0.31%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
11 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.15%) PeopleSoft HCM
11 4 (0.15%) Sage 200
11 4 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
12 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
12 3 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 172 (6.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 95 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (1.32%) SaaS
4 20 (0.77%) Office 365
5 16 (0.62%) PaaS
6 11 (0.43%) GitHub
7 7 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.15%) Force.com
8 4 (0.15%) IaaS
8 4 (0.15%) Taleo
9 2 (0.077%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.077%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.077%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.039%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.039%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.039%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.039%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 32 (1.24%) Firewall
3 27 (1.05%) SAN
4 23 (0.89%) DNS
5 22 (0.85%) Internet
5 22 (0.85%) WAN
6 21 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 18 (0.70%) LAN
8 15 (0.58%) VPN
9 14 (0.54%) HTTP
10 13 (0.50%) NAS
11 12 (0.46%) WebEx
12 11 (0.43%) DHCP
13 10 (0.39%) AMQP
14 7 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
14 7 (0.27%) LDAP
15 5 (0.19%) FTP
16 4 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
17 3 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
17 3 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 951 (36.82%) SQL Server
2 435 (16.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 353 (13.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 323 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 266 (10.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 187 (7.24%) NoSQL
7 156 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 149 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 134 (5.19%) MySQL
10 118 (4.57%) Oracle Database
11 96 (3.72%) Relational Database
12 89 (3.45%) Power BI
13 82 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
13 82 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
14 79 (3.06%) Oracle Reports
15 75 (2.90%) Big Data
16 72 (2.79%) SQL Server 2005
17 63 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
18 61 (2.36%) MS Access
19 55 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 268 (10.38%) Git (software)
2 224 (8.67%) Subversion
3 204 (7.90%) Visual Studio
4 127 (4.92%) JIRA
4 127 (4.92%) Selenium
5 104 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 89 (3.45%) Mercurial
7 86 (3.33%) Oracle APEX
8 69 (2.67%) Oracle Forms
9 67 (2.59%) Jenkins
10 59 (2.28%) NUnit
11 54 (2.09%) Eclipse
12 49 (1.90%) Android Studio
12 49 (1.90%) Cucumber
13 48 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 45 (1.74%) Maven
15 42 (1.63%) TeamCity
16 39 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
17 38 (1.47%) SoapUI
18 36 (1.39%) MSTest
General
1 391 (15.14%) Finance
2 95 (3.68%) Retail
3 60 (2.32%) Advertising
4 57 (2.21%) Games
4 57 (2.21%) Marketing
5 55 (2.13%) Legal
6 40 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 32 (1.24%) Banking
8 14 (0.54%) Law
9 13 (0.50%) Telecoms
10 9 (0.35%) Military
11 8 (0.31%) Electronics
12 7 (0.27%) Local Government
13 6 (0.23%) Back Office
13 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.12%) Automotive
15 2 (0.077%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.039%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.039%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1233 (47.74%) Developer
2 434 (16.80%) Analyst
3 392 (15.18%) .NET Developer
4 325 (12.58%) C# Developer
5 280 (10.84%) SQL Developer
6 271 (10.49%) Senior Developer
7 270 (10.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 226 (8.75%) Java Developer
9 205 (7.94%) Software Developer
10 177 (6.85%) Support Analyst
11 172 (6.66%) Software Engineer
12 157 (6.08%) DBA
13 155 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
14 151 (5.85%) Applications Support
15 147 (5.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 140 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 125 (4.84%) Applications Support Analyst
18 123 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 115 (4.45%) SQL DBA
20 108 (4.18%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 877 (33.95%) .NET
2 628 (24.31%) HTML
3 510 (19.74%) CSS
4 454 (17.58%) ASP.NET
5 302 (11.69%) jQuery
6 277 (10.72%) XML
7 271 (10.49%) Web Services
8 266 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 215 (8.32%) .NET Framework
10 166 (6.43%) WCF
11 154 (5.96%) SOAP
12 132 (5.11%) AngularJS
13 119 (4.61%) Spring
14 97 (3.76%) HTML5
15 95 (3.68%) WPF
16 92 (3.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 91 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 85 (3.29%) LINQ
19 84 (3.25%) Entity Framework
20 82 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 225 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (4.18%) Greenfield Project
3 90 (3.48%) Computer Science
4 87 (3.37%) Data Structures
5 86 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 65 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 62 (2.40%) User Experience
8 40 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.43%) Replication
10 32 (1.24%) NHS
11 24 (0.93%) Mobile App
12 23 (0.89%) Client/Server
13 18 (0.70%) Clustering
14 13 (0.50%) iPad
14 13 (0.50%) Streaming Media
15 12 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.43%) FMCG
17 10 (0.39%) N-Tier
18 9 (0.35%) Online Games
18 9 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 326 (12.62%) Windows
2 287 (11.11%) Linux
3 174 (6.74%) Unix
4 106 (4.10%) Windows Server
5 95 (3.68%) Android
6 55 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
7 50 (1.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 45 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 44 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 37 (1.43%) Apple iOS
11 24 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.74%) Windows XP
13 17 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.43%) Solaris
15 5 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.19%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.077%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 937 (36.28%) Agile Software Development
2 464 (17.96%) MVC
3 376 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
4 354 (13.70%) Scrum
4 354 (13.70%) Software Engineering
5 310 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 260 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
7 258 (9.99%) SDLC
8 254 (9.83%) OO
9 218 (8.44%) TDD
10 200 (7.74%) ETL
11 169 (6.54%) ERP
12 168 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 154 (5.96%) Data Modelling
14 151 (5.85%) Waterfall
15 141 (5.46%) Web Development
16 132 (5.11%) E-Commerce
17 131 (5.07%) Analytics
18 127 (4.92%) DSDM
18 127 (4.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 844 (32.68%) C#
2 671 (25.98%) JavaScript
3 644 (24.93%) Java
4 537 (20.79%) T-SQL
5 249 (9.64%) PL/SQL
6 221 (8.56%) Python
7 127 (4.92%) Ruby
8 111 (4.30%) VB.NET
9 106 (4.10%) C++
10 98 (3.79%) PHP
11 80 (3.10%) Shell Script
12 79 (3.06%) VB
13 78 (3.02%) VBA
14 75 (2.90%) C
15 73 (2.83%) Bash Shell
16 60 (2.32%) PowerShell
17 44 (1.70%) Scala
18 31 (1.20%) Go
19 21 (0.81%) ES6
20 17 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 333 (12.89%) Degree
2 87 (3.37%) ISTQB
3 77 (2.98%) ISEB
4 57 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 36 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 34 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (1.01%) MCSE
9 24 (0.93%) MCSA
10 22 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.77%) MCP
12 17 (0.66%) AWS Certification
13 16 (0.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 15 (0.58%) CCNA
14 15 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
15 12 (0.46%) PMI Certification
16 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
17 7 (0.27%) HND
17 7 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
18 6 (0.23%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.34%) QA
2 49 (1.90%) Data Quality
3 42 (1.63%) SLA
4 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.23%) PMO
6 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.15%) COBIT
8 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
9 2 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.039%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.039%) Basel II
10 1 (0.039%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.039%) IFRS
10 1 (0.039%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 108 (4.18%) Active Directory
2 81 (3.14%) vSphere
3 71 (2.75%) XenServer
4 66 (2.56%) Xen
5 56 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 35 (1.36%) Docker
7 25 (0.97%) Hyper-V
8 14 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.35%) XenApp
10 7 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 7 (0.27%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.077%) KVM
12 2 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.039%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.039%) HDFS
13 1 (0.039%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 104 (4.03%) Puppet
2 87 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.94%) Tivoli
4 49 (1.90%) Cobbler
5 39 (1.51%) Ansible
6 19 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
7 14 (0.54%) Kibana
7 14 (0.54%) logstash
8 12 (0.46%) DameWare
8 12 (0.46%) Perfmon
9 10 (0.39%) SCCM
10 9 (0.35%) SCOM
11 8 (0.31%) Nagios
11 8 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.23%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.23%) Data Guard
12 6 (0.23%) OpenView
12 6 (0.23%) Terraform
12 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
12 6 (0.23%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 651 (25.20%) Microsoft
2 481 (18.62%) Oracle
3 69 (2.67%) VMware
4 68 (2.63%) EnterpriseDB
5 65 (2.52%) SAP
6 61 (2.36%) Citrix
7 46 (1.78%) Tableau
8 45 (1.74%) Infor
9 43 (1.66%) IBM
10 27 (1.05%) Red Hat
11 23 (0.89%) Cisco
12 20 (0.77%) Apple
12 20 (0.77%) HP
13 18 (0.70%) EMC
14 16 (0.62%) Google
14 16 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.58%) hybris
16 14 (0.54%) Rackspace
17 12 (0.46%) Sitecore
17 12 (0.46%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £40k-£45k
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + extensive benefits & bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum 25 days holiday, 2 x life assurance
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Java Source
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus a range of benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Agile Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Imperative People
Salary: £29000 - £34000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 18 hours ago
East Riding
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £29,000 per annum 26 days holiday, Bonus, Private Heal
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday