Period
to 23 October 2017

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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2309 2760 3263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.09% 24.75% 24.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.70% 48.90% 45.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2048 2427 2801
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5052 5644 7119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 52.72% 50.61% 52.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4323 4878 5992
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% 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 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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 -1 1615 £44,000 +10.00% 115
North Yorkshire +1 293 £40,000 +5.26% 10
South Yorkshire -1 281 £40,000 +14.29% 25
East Yorkshire 0 82 £35,000 - 4
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 931 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 795 (34.43%) .NET
3 753 (32.61%) C#
4 746 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
5 677 (29.32%) Microsoft
6 530 (22.95%) JavaScript
7 499 (21.61%) T-SQL
8 475 (20.57%) Java
9 446 (19.32%) HTML
10 444 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 416 (18.02%) MVC
12 406 (17.58%) ASP.NET
13 364 (15.76%) CSS
14 358 (15.50%) Finance
15 356 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
16 343 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 327 (14.16%) Oracle
18 297 (12.86%) Software Engineering
19 278 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
20 271 (11.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 266 (11.52%) Windows
22 265 (11.48%) Web Services
23 263 (11.39%) Scrum
24 255 (11.04%) Degree
25 244 (10.57%) XML
26 239 (10.35%) Test Automation
27 236 (10.22%) SDLC
28 230 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
28 230 (9.96%) jQuery
28 230 (9.96%) TDD

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
1 100 (4.33%) IIS
2 78 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 57 (2.47%) SAS
4 44 (1.91%) Apache
5 38 (1.65%) Confluence
5 38 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 37 (1.60%) JBoss
7 36 (1.56%) CMS
8 34 (1.47%) MS Exchange
8 34 (1.47%) OpenStack
9 30 (1.30%) CloudStack
10 25 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 21 (0.91%) Apache Spark
12 21 (0.91%) Jetty
13 19 (0.82%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
15 11 (0.48%) nginx
16 10 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 77 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
3 31 (1.34%) SPSS
4 14 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.13%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.043%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.043%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 28 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.08%) Aligne
2 25 (1.08%) Maximo
3 19 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 14 (0.61%) Visualfiles
5 8 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 7 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.22%) Magento
7 5 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.22%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
8 4 (0.17%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.13%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.087%) FastStats
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Financials
10 2 (0.087%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 197 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (3.29%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (0.74%) npm
4 13 (0.56%) SaaS
5 12 (0.52%) Office 365
6 9 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (0.35%) Taleo
8 6 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (0.26%) PaaS
9 4 (0.17%) GitHub
9 4 (0.17%) IaaS
10 3 (0.13%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 2 (0.087%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.087%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.087%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.087%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 1 (0.043%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.043%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.043%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.043%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 37 (1.60%) Internet
2 31 (1.34%) DNS
3 29 (1.26%) SAN
4 28 (1.21%) Firewall
5 27 (1.17%) LAN
5 27 (1.17%) WAN
6 22 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 15 (0.65%) VPN
8 14 (0.61%) SMS
9 13 (0.56%) AMQP
9 13 (0.56%) Ethernet
10 10 (0.43%) DHCP
10 10 (0.43%) WebEx
11 7 (0.30%) FTP
12 6 (0.26%) Broadband
12 6 (0.26%) Skype
12 6 (0.26%) SSL
13 5 (0.22%) HTTP
14 4 (0.17%) PPP
14 4 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 931 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 444 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 343 (14.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 278 (12.04%) Data Warehouse
5 271 (11.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 164 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 161 (6.97%) NoSQL
8 131 (5.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 123 (5.33%) Relational Database
10 92 (3.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 88 (3.81%) MySQL
12 86 (3.72%) Power BI
13 83 (3.59%) Oracle Database
14 77 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
15 72 (3.12%) SQL Server 2005
16 49 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
17 47 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
18 44 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
19 40 (1.73%) Big Data
20 37 (1.60%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 226 (9.79%) Git (software)
2 180 (7.80%) Visual Studio
3 144 (6.24%) Subversion
4 112 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 92 (3.98%) JIRA
6 90 (3.90%) Selenium
7 63 (2.73%) Mercurial
8 59 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 54 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
10 51 (2.21%) Jenkins
10 51 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
11 50 (2.17%) NUnit
12 47 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
13 37 (1.60%) Maven
14 35 (1.52%) SpecFlow
15 34 (1.47%) MSTest
16 29 (1.26%) Eclipse
16 29 (1.26%) FitNesse
17 28 (1.21%) Cucumber
18 25 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 358 (15.50%) Finance
2 65 (2.82%) Advertising
3 54 (2.34%) Retail
4 53 (2.30%) Games
5 43 (1.86%) Legal
6 42 (1.82%) Marketing
7 34 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 21 (0.91%) Law
9 17 (0.74%) Banking
10 16 (0.69%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.52%) Electronics
12 6 (0.26%) Automotive
12 6 (0.26%) Billing
12 6 (0.26%) Military
13 5 (0.22%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.13%) Local Government
14 3 (0.13%) Retail Finance
15 2 (0.087%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.087%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.043%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1089 (47.16%) Developer
2 359 (15.55%) Analyst
3 334 (14.47%) .NET Developer
4 248 (10.74%) C# Developer
5 245 (10.61%) SQL Developer
6 239 (10.35%) Senior Developer
7 206 (8.92%) C# .NET Developer
8 177 (7.67%) Software Developer
9 172 (7.45%) DBA
10 158 (6.84%) Java Developer
11 138 (5.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 132 (5.72%) SQL DBA
13 125 (5.41%) Administrator
14 124 (5.37%) Software Engineer
15 119 (5.15%) Support Analyst
16 109 (4.72%) Applications Support
17 86 (3.72%) .NET Software Developer
17 86 (3.72%) Applications Support Analyst
18 83 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 81 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 795 (34.43%) .NET
2 446 (19.32%) HTML
3 406 (17.58%) ASP.NET
4 364 (15.76%) CSS
5 265 (11.48%) Web Services
6 244 (10.57%) XML
7 230 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 230 (9.96%) jQuery
8 198 (8.58%) .NET Framework
9 151 (6.54%) SOAP
10 124 (5.37%) AngularJS
11 110 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 102 (4.42%) Spring
12 102 (4.42%) WCF
13 98 (4.24%) WPF
14 85 (3.68%) REST
15 77 (3.33%) Hibernate
16 71 (3.07%) ASP.NET Web API
16 71 (3.07%) HTML5
17 70 (3.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 181 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
3 86 (3.72%) Computer Science
4 62 (2.69%) Data Structures
5 55 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 55 (2.38%) Management Information System
6 50 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
7 42 (1.82%) User Experience
8 38 (1.65%) NHS
9 37 (1.60%) Replication
10 26 (1.13%) AS400
11 23 (1.00%) Mobile App
12 18 (0.78%) Data Centre
12 18 (0.78%) Social Media
13 16 (0.69%) Fintech
14 15 (0.65%) Clustering
15 14 (0.61%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.48%) iSeries
17 10 (0.43%) iPad
17 10 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 266 (11.52%) Windows
2 215 (9.31%) Linux
3 158 (6.84%) Windows Server
4 104 (4.50%) Unix
5 75 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 74 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 57 (2.47%) Android
8 34 (1.47%) Windows 7
9 25 (1.08%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 23 (1.00%) Apple iOS
10 23 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (0.69%) Solaris
12 14 (0.61%) Windows XP
13 13 (0.56%) Embedded Linux
14 7 (0.30%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone
15 6 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
16 4 (0.17%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.17%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (18.02%) MVC
3 356 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
4 297 (12.86%) Software Engineering
5 263 (11.39%) Scrum
6 239 (10.35%) Test Automation
7 236 (10.22%) SDLC
8 230 (9.96%) TDD
9 222 (9.61%) ETL
10 217 (9.40%) OO
11 210 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
12 173 (7.49%) Mentoring
13 159 (6.89%) Data Modelling
14 148 (6.41%) Web Development
15 128 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
16 113 (4.89%) ERP
17 108 (4.68%) Analytics
18 100 (4.33%) ITIL
19 92 (3.98%) E-Commerce
20 90 (3.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 753 (32.61%) C#
2 530 (22.95%) JavaScript
3 499 (21.61%) T-SQL
4 475 (20.57%) Java
5 184 (7.97%) Python
6 178 (7.71%) PL/SQL
7 131 (5.67%) PowerShell
8 104 (4.50%) C++
9 99 (4.29%) Ruby
10 82 (3.55%) PHP
11 73 (3.16%) Bash Shell
11 73 (3.16%) VB.NET
12 63 (2.73%) VBA
13 56 (2.43%) VB
14 48 (2.08%) Shell Script
15 39 (1.69%) C
16 23 (1.00%) R
17 22 (0.95%) COBOL
17 22 (0.95%) Scala
18 21 (0.91%) RPG
Qualifications
1 255 (11.04%) Degree
2 95 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 85 (3.68%) MCSE
4 66 (2.86%) MCSA
5 53 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 42 (1.82%) ISTQB
7 29 (1.26%) ISEB
8 22 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (0.95%) Security Cleared
9 19 (0.82%) MCP
10 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
11 17 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 17 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 15 (0.65%) CCNA
13 13 (0.56%) SC Cleared
14 12 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
15 7 (0.30%) AWS Certification
16 6 (0.26%) DBS Check
16 6 (0.26%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.26%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (2.99%) QA
2 34 (1.47%) Data Quality
3 27 (1.17%) SLA
4 8 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 7 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) HL7
6 4 (0.17%) PMO
7 3 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.087%) COBIT
8 2 (0.087%) DICOM
8 2 (0.087%) GDPR
8 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.043%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 107 (4.63%) Active Directory
2 87 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (2.73%) Docker
4 39 (1.69%) vSphere
5 38 (1.65%) Hyper-V
6 32 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (1.34%) Xen
8 30 (1.30%) XenServer
9 16 (0.69%) XenApp
9 16 (0.69%) XenDesktop
10 10 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (0.39%) KVM
11 9 (0.39%) Terminal Services
12 8 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (0.087%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.043%) HDFS
15 1 (0.043%) OpenSIPS
15 1 (0.043%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 71 (3.07%) Puppet
2 54 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 33 (1.43%) SCCM
4 29 (1.26%) Cobbler
4 29 (1.26%) Tivoli
5 27 (1.17%) SCOM
6 24 (1.04%) Ansible
7 23 (1.00%) SCDPM
8 11 (0.48%) Grafana
9 10 (0.43%) Backup Exec
9 10 (0.43%) DameWare
9 10 (0.43%) Perfmon
9 10 (0.43%) vCenter Server
9 10 (0.43%) WSUS
10 8 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (0.35%) HAProxy
11 7 (0.30%) LiteSpeed
11 7 (0.30%) ZENworks
12 6 (0.26%) Oracle RMAN
12 6 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 677 (29.32%) Microsoft
2 327 (14.16%) Oracle
3 101 (4.37%) VMware
4 92 (3.98%) SAP
5 61 (2.64%) Tableau
6 43 (1.86%) Citrix
7 34 (1.47%) EnterpriseDB
8 33 (1.43%) IBM
9 32 (1.39%) Cisco
10 29 (1.26%) NetApp
11 26 (1.13%) Infor
12 21 (0.91%) Hitachi
12 21 (0.91%) HP
13 19 (0.82%) Cognos
14 18 (0.78%) Google
15 16 (0.69%) Red Hat
16 15 (0.65%) Netezza
17 14 (0.61%) Zend
18 12 (0.52%) Splunk
19 11 (0.48%) hybris