Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2,087 2,539 2,847
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.39% 23.96% 23.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.35% 43.25% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,876 2,255 2,426
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £26,875 £26,850 £26,244
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 5,172 5,871 6,424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.01% 55.41% 52.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4,566 5,126 5,395
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 1,392 £42,500 - 196
North Yorkshire -1 321 £45,000 +12.50% 49
South Yorkshire 0 285 £37,500 -6.25% 53
East Yorkshire -11 35 £35,500 +1.43% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 798 (38.24%) .NET
2 761 (36.46%) C#
3 754 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
4 716 (34.31%) SQL Server
5 574 (27.50%) Microsoft
6 512 (24.53%) JavaScript
7 474 (22.71%) Finance
8 433 (20.75%) MVC
9 414 (19.84%) T-SQL
10 406 (19.45%) ASP.NET
11 371 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
12 352 (16.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 331 (15.86%) HTML
14 316 (15.14%) Java
15 310 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 307 (14.71%) CSS
17 304 (14.57%) Oracle
18 266 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
19 264 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
20 239 (11.45%) Windows
21 237 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
22 235 (11.26%) Software Engineering
23 233 (11.16%) TDD
24 224 (10.73%) Scrum
25 211 (10.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 205 (9.82%) Git (software)
27 201 (9.63%) .NET Framework
28 198 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
29 191 (9.15%) jQuery
30 186 (8.91%) Test Automation

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 80 (3.83%) IIS
2 41 (1.96%) SAS
3 37 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 29 (1.39%) Apache
4 29 (1.39%) MS Exchange
5 23 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 19 (0.91%) WebLogic
7 18 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 16 (0.77%) Umbraco
9 15 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
10 14 (0.67%) Confluence
11 12 (0.57%) nginx
12 11 (0.53%) CMS
13 10 (0.48%) JBoss
13 10 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.48%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
15 8 (0.38%) CloudStack
15 8 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 94 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 75 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.38%) SPSS
5 3 (0.14%) Weka
6 2 (0.096%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.048%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
3 14 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
3 14 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (0.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 14 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (0.62%) NetSuite
5 12 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
5 12 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
5 12 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 10 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.43%) assyst
7 9 (0.43%) Sage 200
8 8 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
9 6 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
9 6 (0.29%) SAP Business One
10 5 (0.24%) Epicor Tropos
10 5 (0.24%) Visualfiles
11 4 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
11 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 264 (12.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (1.53%) Office 365
4 30 (1.44%) SaaS
5 27 (1.29%) PaaS
6 23 (1.10%) IaaS
7 21 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 21 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
8 15 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (0.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 11 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
12 9 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.34%) GitHub
14 6 (0.29%) Google Analytics
15 4 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
17 2 (0.096%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.77%) DNS
1 37 (1.77%) LAN
2 36 (1.72%) WAN
3 34 (1.63%) Firewall
4 30 (1.44%) SAN
4 30 (1.44%) TCP/IP
5 25 (1.20%) DHCP
6 14 (0.67%) HTTP
7 11 (0.53%) Broadband
8 9 (0.43%) Internet
8 9 (0.43%) SMTP
8 9 (0.43%) Wireless
9 7 (0.34%) VPN
10 6 (0.29%) Intranet
10 6 (0.29%) PABX
11 5 (0.24%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (0.24%) SMS
11 5 (0.24%) VoIP
11 5 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 716 (34.31%) SQL Server
2 352 (16.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 310 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 211 (10.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 198 (9.49%) Data Warehouse
6 135 (6.47%) NoSQL
7 98 (4.70%) Oracle Database
8 90 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 80 (3.83%) MySQL
10 77 (3.69%) Relational Database
11 69 (3.31%) Power BI
12 52 (2.49%) SQL Server 2016
13 49 (2.35%) QlikView
14 47 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
14 47 (2.25%) SQL Server 2014
15 41 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
16 40 (1.92%) MongoDB
16 40 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 39 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
18 37 (1.77%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 205 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 163 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 87 (4.17%) Selenium
4 78 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 68 (3.26%) JIRA
6 65 (3.11%) Subversion
7 49 (2.35%) SoapUI
8 44 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 40 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
10 38 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
11 37 (1.77%) JUnit
12 35 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
13 34 (1.63%) TeamCity
14 33 (1.58%) Jenkins
15 28 (1.34%) Mercurial
15 28 (1.34%) NUnit
16 24 (1.15%) MSTest
17 22 (1.05%) Maven
18 21 (1.01%) Mockito
19 20 (0.96%) Protractor
General
1 474 (22.71%) Finance
2 157 (7.52%) Retail
3 85 (4.07%) Marketing
4 72 (3.45%) Advertising
5 45 (2.16%) Manufacturing
6 40 (1.92%) Law
7 29 (1.39%) Legal
8 22 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 15 (0.72%) Games
10 13 (0.62%) Automotive
11 12 (0.57%) Electronics
12 11 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.48%) Back Office
14 9 (0.43%) Banking
15 5 (0.24%) Billing
15 5 (0.24%) Military
15 5 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.096%) Investment Banking
17 1 (0.048%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 1,036 (49.64%) Developer
2 404 (19.36%) .NET Developer
3 278 (13.32%) C# Developer
4 270 (12.94%) Analyst
5 223 (10.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 175 (8.39%) SQL Developer
7 169 (8.10%) Senior Developer
8 144 (6.90%) DBA
9 128 (6.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 115 (5.51%) Software Developer
11 94 (4.50%) SQL DBA
12 91 (4.36%) ASP.NET Developer
13 89 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 89 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 87 (4.17%) Java Developer
15 80 (3.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 80 (3.83%) Support Analyst
16 79 (3.79%) Applications Support
17 78 (3.74%) Software Engineer
18 76 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 798 (38.24%) .NET
2 406 (19.45%) ASP.NET
3 331 (15.86%) HTML
4 307 (14.71%) CSS
5 266 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 201 (9.63%) .NET Framework
7 191 (9.15%) jQuery
8 181 (8.67%) Web Services
9 144 (6.90%) Entity Framework
10 135 (6.47%) XML
11 120 (5.75%) AngularJS
12 97 (4.65%) RESTful
13 84 (4.02%) SOAP
13 84 (4.02%) WCF
14 81 (3.88%) Spring
15 73 (3.50%) HTML5
16 65 (3.11%) WPF
17 64 (3.07%) REST
18 53 (2.54%) Node.js
19 52 (2.49%) React
Miscellaneous
1 160 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
3 89 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 75 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 74 (3.55%) Self-Motivation
6 57 (2.73%) Computer Science
7 43 (2.06%) User Experience
8 42 (2.01%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.53%) Replication
10 28 (1.34%) NHS
11 18 (0.86%) Data Centre
12 16 (0.77%) Linux Command Line
13 14 (0.67%) AS400
14 12 (0.57%) Clustering
14 12 (0.57%) Private Cloud
15 11 (0.53%) Algorithms
16 10 (0.48%) Driving Licence
16 10 (0.48%) EPoS
16 10 (0.48%) Fintech
16 10 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 239 (11.45%) Windows
2 144 (6.90%) Linux
3 83 (3.98%) Windows Server
4 73 (3.50%) Unix
5 40 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (1.87%) Windows 7
7 31 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 29 (1.39%) Android
9 19 (0.91%) Apple iOS
10 18 (0.86%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 7 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
15 6 (0.29%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.19%) CentOS
16 4 (0.19%) VMS
17 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
2 433 (20.75%) MVC
3 371 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
4 237 (11.36%) Problem-Solving
5 235 (11.26%) Software Engineering
6 233 (11.16%) TDD
7 224 (10.73%) Scrum
8 186 (8.91%) Test Automation
9 159 (7.62%) ETL
10 154 (7.38%) Unit Testing
11 150 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
12 148 (7.09%) BDD
13 146 (7.00%) ERP
14 140 (6.71%) SDLC
15 135 (6.47%) OO
16 113 (5.41%) E-Commerce
17 110 (5.27%) DevOps
18 99 (4.74%) Migration
18 99 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
19 94 (4.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 761 (36.46%) C#
2 512 (24.53%) JavaScript
3 414 (19.84%) T-SQL
4 316 (15.14%) Java
5 152 (7.28%) PL/SQL
6 130 (6.23%) Python
7 116 (5.56%) VB.NET
8 112 (5.37%) PowerShell
9 86 (4.12%) PHP
10 69 (3.31%) C++
11 63 (3.02%) Ruby
11 63 (3.02%) VB
12 41 (1.96%) Bash Shell
13 35 (1.68%) Shell Script
14 30 (1.44%) R
15 23 (1.10%) Perl
16 22 (1.05%) VBA
17 19 (0.91%) C
18 15 (0.72%) Java 8
19 14 (0.67%) RPG
Qualifications
1 134 (6.42%) Degree
2 43 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (1.29%) ISEB
4 27 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 22 (1.05%) MCSE
6 17 (0.81%) OCP
6 17 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (0.77%) MCSA
8 10 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 9 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.34%) OCA
11 7 (0.34%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.29%) CCNA
13 5 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.19%) Master's Degree
14 4 (0.19%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.46%) QA
2 46 (2.20%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.01%) GDPR
4 19 (0.91%) SLA
5 12 (0.57%) Disclosure Scotland
6 11 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.38%) PMO
8 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.048%) HL7
10 1 (0.048%) IASME
System Software
1 82 (3.93%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (1.82%) Docker
4 33 (1.58%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
6 15 (0.72%) vSphere
7 14 (0.67%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.29%) Xen
10 6 (0.29%) XenServer
11 4 (0.19%) XenApp
12 2 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 46 (2.20%) Ansible
2 45 (2.16%) Puppet
3 44 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (1.15%) Cobbler
4 24 (1.15%) Tivoli
5 23 (1.10%) SCCM
6 22 (1.05%) Oracle RMAN
7 21 (1.01%) Data Guard
8 14 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 12 (0.57%) Failover Clustering
10 10 (0.48%) SCOM
10 10 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (0.43%) Terraform
12 7 (0.34%) SCOrch
13 6 (0.29%) Nagios
13 6 (0.29%) Rancher
14 5 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
15 2 (0.096%) Plesk
15 2 (0.096%) SCVMM
15 2 (0.096%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 574 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 304 (14.57%) Oracle
3 81 (3.88%) Tableau
4 71 (3.40%) Twitter
5 70 (3.35%) Google
5 70 (3.35%) VMware
6 40 (1.92%) SAP
7 37 (1.77%) Xamarin
8 30 (1.44%) Sage
8 30 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
9 24 (1.15%) Cognos
9 24 (1.15%) IFS
9 24 (1.15%) Zend
10 23 (1.10%) Citrix
11 22 (1.05%) EnterpriseDB
12 18 (0.86%) Red Hat
13 16 (0.77%) Epicor
13 16 (0.77%) Infor
14 15 (0.72%) Cisco
15 13 (0.62%) IBM