Period
to 23 February 2018

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 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2,255 2,628 3,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 22.52% 24.45% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.06% 46.90% 44.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,026 2,350 2,595
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 5,237 5,603 6,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.31% 52.13% 53.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,625 4,942 5,715
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 23 February 2018.

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 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 1,537 £42,500 +6.25% 235
North Yorkshire +1 304 £42,500 +8.97% 54
South Yorkshire -1 302 £35,000 -6.67% 52
East Yorkshire -16 39 £37,500 +7.14% 6
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 873 (38.71%) .NET
2 815 (36.14%) C#
3 806 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
4 781 (34.63%) SQL Server
5 584 (25.90%) Microsoft
6 545 (24.17%) JavaScript
7 456 (20.22%) MVC
8 447 (19.82%) T-SQL
8 447 (19.82%) ASP.NET
9 420 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 391 (17.34%) HTML
11 388 (17.21%) Finance
12 386 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
13 358 (15.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 335 (14.86%) Java
15 331 (14.68%) Oracle
16 320 (14.19%) CSS
17 289 (12.82%) Scrum
18 259 (11.49%) Software Engineering
19 257 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 243 (10.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 230 (10.20%) Test Automation
22 228 (10.11%) Git (software)
23 218 (9.67%) SDLC
24 215 (9.53%) .NET Framework
25 214 (9.49%) jQuery
25 214 (9.49%) Web Services
26 205 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
27 202 (8.96%) Visual Studio
27 202 (8.96%) Data Warehouse

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 72 (3.19%) SharePoint
2 64 (2.84%) IIS
3 52 (2.31%) SAS
4 34 (1.51%) MS Exchange
5 27 (1.20%) Apache
6 24 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 22 (0.98%) WebLogic
8 21 (0.93%) CMS
9 15 (0.67%) JBoss
10 14 (0.62%) Umbraco
11 12 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 11 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.44%) Confluence
13 10 (0.44%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.40%) Jetty
14 9 (0.40%) nginx
14 9 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
15 8 (0.35%) Apache Spark
15 8 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (0.31%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 85 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 44 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (0.40%) SPSS
5 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.13%) Weka
6 2 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.044%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 23 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 23 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.84%) Oracle 11i
4 18 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
5 16 (0.71%) NetSuite
6 13 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.40%) Sage 200
8 8 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle ASCP
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (0.31%) Oracle Manufacturing
9 7 (0.31%) SAP Business One
10 6 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
10 6 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
11 5 (0.22%) Elite 3E
11 5 (0.22%) Epicor Tropos
11 5 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
11 5 (0.22%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 205 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (1.46%) Office 365
4 17 (0.75%) SaaS
5 16 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (0.67%) IaaS
7 13 (0.58%) PaaS
8 11 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
9 10 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.18%) GitHub
12 4 (0.18%) npm
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 3 (0.13%) Fastly
13 3 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.55%) DNS
2 34 (1.51%) Firewall
2 34 (1.51%) LAN
2 34 (1.51%) WAN
3 33 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 23 (1.02%) SAN
5 21 (0.93%) Broadband
6 19 (0.84%) DHCP
7 11 (0.49%) Internet
8 9 (0.40%) SSL
9 8 (0.35%) VPN
10 7 (0.31%) HTTP
10 7 (0.31%) SMS
10 7 (0.31%) VoIP
11 6 (0.27%) SMTP
12 5 (0.22%) FTP
12 5 (0.22%) Network Security
12 5 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.18%) Skype
13 4 (0.18%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 781 (34.63%) SQL Server
2 420 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 358 (15.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 243 (10.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 202 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
6 134 (5.94%) NoSQL
7 96 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 82 (3.64%) Relational Database
9 79 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 77 (3.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 76 (3.37%) Oracle Database
12 70 (3.10%) Power BI
13 69 (3.06%) MySQL
13 69 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
14 44 (1.95%) Crystal Reports
15 42 (1.86%) MongoDB
16 41 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
16 41 (1.82%) Oracle Database 12c
17 37 (1.64%) RDBMS
18 35 (1.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 228 (10.11%) Git (software)
2 202 (8.96%) Visual Studio
3 105 (4.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 98 (4.35%) Subversion
5 79 (3.50%) Selenium
6 60 (2.66%) JIRA
7 59 (2.62%) Mercurial
8 39 (1.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 35 (1.55%) Oracle APEX
10 32 (1.42%) MSTest
10 32 (1.42%) NUnit
11 31 (1.37%) Maven
12 30 (1.33%) SoapUI
13 29 (1.29%) TeamCity
14 27 (1.20%) Jenkins
14 27 (1.20%) SpecFlow
15 26 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
15 26 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
16 25 (1.11%) Cucumber
17 23 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 388 (17.21%) Finance
2 113 (5.01%) Retail
3 108 (4.79%) Advertising
4 61 (2.71%) Marketing
5 47 (2.08%) Manufacturing
6 43 (1.91%) Law
7 35 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 29 (1.29%) Games
8 29 (1.29%) Legal
9 22 (0.98%) Electronics
10 15 (0.67%) Automotive
10 15 (0.67%) Billing
10 15 (0.67%) Military
11 9 (0.40%) Banking
12 4 (0.18%) Back Office
12 4 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.089%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.044%) French Language
14 1 (0.044%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.044%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,134 (50.29%) Developer
2 424 (18.80%) .NET Developer
3 334 (14.81%) Analyst
4 285 (12.64%) C# Developer
5 254 (11.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 202 (8.96%) SQL Developer
7 190 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 157 (6.96%) Software Developer
9 137 (6.08%) DBA
10 132 (5.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 116 (5.14%) Software Engineer
12 111 (4.92%) Java Developer
13 108 (4.79%) Senior .NET Developer
14 92 (4.08%) SQL DBA
15 85 (3.77%) Junior
16 83 (3.68%) Senior C# Developer
17 82 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
17 82 (3.64%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 79 (3.50%) Support Analyst
19 77 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 873 (38.71%) .NET
2 447 (19.82%) ASP.NET
3 391 (17.34%) HTML
4 320 (14.19%) CSS
5 257 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 215 (9.53%) .NET Framework
7 214 (9.49%) jQuery
7 214 (9.49%) Web Services
8 179 (7.94%) XML
9 116 (5.14%) WCF
10 112 (4.97%) Entity Framework
11 111 (4.92%) WPF
12 104 (4.61%) AngularJS
13 102 (4.52%) SOAP
14 86 (3.81%) Spring
15 78 (3.46%) REST
16 76 (3.37%) RESTful
17 69 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 64 (2.84%) HTML5
19 56 (2.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 171 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
3 74 (3.28%) Management Information System
4 68 (3.02%) Computer Science
5 61 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.00%) Replication
7 35 (1.55%) User Experience
8 30 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 29 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 27 (1.20%) Mobile App
11 26 (1.15%) AS400
12 16 (0.71%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.67%) Digital TV
13 15 (0.67%) Fat Client
13 15 (0.67%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.53%) Clustering
15 9 (0.40%) iSeries
15 9 (0.40%) NHS
16 8 (0.35%) Data Centre
16 8 (0.35%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 195 (8.65%) Windows
2 144 (6.39%) Linux
3 108 (4.79%) Windows Server
4 88 (3.90%) Unix
5 53 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.42%) Android
8 30 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 15 (0.67%) Windows 10
10 13 (0.58%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 10 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.31%) Solaris
14 5 (0.22%) CentOS
14 5 (0.22%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.22%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
16 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.044%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 806 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (20.22%) MVC
3 386 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
4 289 (12.82%) Scrum
5 259 (11.49%) Software Engineering
6 230 (10.20%) Test Automation
7 218 (9.67%) SDLC
8 193 (8.56%) ETL
9 191 (8.47%) TDD
10 188 (8.34%) OO
11 166 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
12 153 (6.78%) Web Development
13 136 (6.03%) ERP
14 122 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
14 122 (5.41%) Unit Testing
15 116 (5.14%) Analytics
16 115 (5.10%) BDD
17 103 (4.57%) E-Commerce
17 103 (4.57%) Mentoring
18 99 (4.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 815 (36.14%) C#
2 545 (24.17%) JavaScript
3 447 (19.82%) T-SQL
4 335 (14.86%) Java
5 167 (7.41%) PL/SQL
6 118 (5.23%) Python
7 113 (5.01%) PowerShell
8 108 (4.79%) C++
9 88 (3.90%) VB.NET
10 79 (3.50%) PHP
11 71 (3.15%) Ruby
12 45 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 41 (1.82%) VB
14 36 (1.60%) Shell Script
15 31 (1.37%) VBA
16 25 (1.11%) C
17 19 (0.84%) RPG
17 19 (0.84%) RPG IV
18 17 (0.75%) R
19 15 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 154 (6.83%) Degree
2 65 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (1.86%) MCSE
4 36 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 32 (1.42%) MCSA
6 30 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 23 (1.02%) Security Cleared
8 20 (0.89%) SC Cleared
9 19 (0.84%) ISEB
9 19 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (0.67%) OCP
11 15 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
12 13 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
13 11 (0.49%) CCNA
13 11 (0.49%) MCP
14 7 (0.31%) Master's Degree
15 6 (0.27%) CEH
15 6 (0.27%) OSCP
15 6 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.26%) QA
2 40 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 14 (0.62%) GDPR
3 14 (0.62%) SLA
4 9 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 9 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.31%) HL7
6 3 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.044%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.044%) PMO
System Software
1 67 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 64 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (2.13%) Docker
4 21 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (0.80%) vSphere
6 17 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (0.62%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.58%) Hyper-V
9 13 (0.58%) XenApp
10 10 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.22%) Xen
12 5 (0.22%) XenServer
13 2 (0.089%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.044%) Gluster
14 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
14 1 (0.044%) vCloud
14 1 (0.044%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 50 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (2.13%) Puppet
3 30 (1.33%) Ansible
4 28 (1.24%) SCCM
5 24 (1.06%) Cobbler
6 23 (1.02%) Oracle RMAN
7 22 (0.98%) Data Guard
8 20 (0.89%) Tivoli
9 19 (0.84%) SCOM
10 10 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (0.40%) SCDPM
12 7 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
12 7 (0.31%) Rancher
12 7 (0.31%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.27%) Terraform
14 4 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
14 4 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 4 (0.18%) vCenter Server
15 3 (0.13%) Graphite
15 3 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 584 (25.90%) Microsoft
2 331 (14.68%) Oracle
3 92 (4.08%) Tableau
4 80 (3.55%) VMware
5 72 (3.19%) Twitter
6 61 (2.71%) Google
7 50 (2.22%) SAP
8 37 (1.64%) Citrix
9 34 (1.51%) Sage
10 30 (1.33%) Zend
11 29 (1.29%) IFS
12 26 (1.15%) Cognos
13 24 (1.06%) EnterpriseDB
14 22 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
15 20 (0.89%) Cisco
16 19 (0.84%) Infor
17 18 (0.80%) NetApp
18 17 (0.75%) Epicor
18 17 (0.75%) Xamarin
19 16 (0.71%) IBM