Period
to 23 September 2019

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 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,544 1,855 2,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 20.91% 21.52% 24.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.50% 40.07% 45.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,347 1,597 2,181
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,125 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 3,633 4,629 5,375
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 49.21% 53.70% 53.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2,892 3,929 4,599
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,875 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.59% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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 1,019 £42,500 - 176
North Yorkshire -33 251 £44,000 - 32
South Yorkshire 0 180 £40,000 +6.67% 52
East Yorkshire +9 82 £44,250 +26.43% 19
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 643 (41.65%) C#
2 594 (38.47%) .NET
3 560 (36.27%) SQL Server
4 517 (33.48%) Microsoft
5 496 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
6 442 (28.63%) JavaScript
7 371 (24.03%) Azure
8 319 (20.66%) ASP.NET
9 306 (19.82%) MVC
10 262 (16.97%) Finance
11 214 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
12 213 (13.80%) Windows
13 210 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 195 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
15 192 (12.44%) HTML
16 189 (12.24%) Java
17 186 (12.05%) T-SQL
18 185 (11.98%) DevOps
19 169 (10.95%) Software Engineering
19 169 (10.95%) Git (software)
20 168 (10.88%) jQuery
21 165 (10.69%) Oracle
22 163 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
23 162 (10.49%) AWS
24 160 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 150 (9.72%) CSS
26 141 (9.13%) ETL
27 139 (9.00%) TDD
28 136 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
29 130 (8.42%) Scrum

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 85 (5.51%) IIS
2 61 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 35 (2.27%) Apache Spark
5 22 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (1.42%) nginx
6 20 (1.30%) Skype for Business
7 19 (1.23%) Apache
7 19 (1.23%) CMS
8 16 (1.04%) Confluence
9 15 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (0.84%) Umbraco
11 12 (0.78%) Tomcat
12 11 (0.71%) SAS
12 11 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
13 8 (0.52%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.32%) OpenEdge
14 5 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.26%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 62 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 58 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.32%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.19%) SPSS
7 1 (0.065%) Stata
Business Applications
1 10 (0.65%) Oracle ERP
2 9 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.26%) Visualfiles
7 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle SCM
7 3 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 2 (0.13%) Aligne
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.13%) Maximo
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 371 (24.03%) Azure
2 162 (10.49%) AWS
3 120 (7.77%) Power Platform
4 80 (5.18%) Office 365
5 36 (2.33%) SaaS
6 26 (1.68%) GCP
7 18 (1.17%) GitHub
8 13 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
10 9 (0.58%) G Suite
11 8 (0.52%) Serverless
12 5 (0.32%) PaaS
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
13 4 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.26%) IaaS
14 3 (0.19%) Google Sheets
14 3 (0.19%) IBM Cloud
15 2 (0.13%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 54 (3.50%) Firewall
2 51 (3.30%) SAN
3 41 (2.66%) WAN
4 34 (2.20%) DNS
5 32 (2.07%) TCP/IP
6 31 (2.01%) VPN
7 29 (1.88%) DHCP
8 26 (1.68%) Remote Desktop
9 25 (1.62%) LAN
10 21 (1.36%) Internet
11 20 (1.30%) Wireless
12 17 (1.10%) MPLS
13 16 (1.04%) Skype
13 16 (1.04%) VoIP
14 15 (0.97%) HTTP
14 15 (0.97%) ISDN
14 15 (0.97%) NGN
14 15 (0.97%) PBX
15 14 (0.91%) VLAN
16 9 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 560 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 210 (13.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 160 (10.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 136 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
5 124 (8.03%) Relational Database
6 119 (7.71%) Power BI
7 95 (6.15%) MySQL
8 89 (5.76%) NoSQL
9 87 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 74 (4.79%) RDBMS
11 73 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
12 56 (3.63%) Big Data
13 50 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
14 46 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
15 41 (2.66%) Hadoop
16 36 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
17 31 (2.01%) QlikView
18 29 (1.88%) Oracle Database
19 28 (1.81%) DB2
19 28 (1.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 169 (10.95%) Git (software)
2 117 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 74 (4.79%) Selenium
3 74 (4.79%) Visual Studio
4 63 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
5 48 (3.11%) JIRA
6 43 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 41 (2.66%) JUnit
8 38 (2.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 33 (2.14%) SpecFlow
10 32 (2.07%) Subversion
11 29 (1.88%) Cucumber
12 26 (1.68%) TeamCity
13 24 (1.55%) SoapUI
14 21 (1.36%) JMeter
15 19 (1.23%) GitLab
16 17 (1.10%) Mercurial
17 16 (1.04%) Maven
18 15 (0.97%) WebDriver
19 13 (0.84%) gulp
General
1 262 (16.97%) Finance
2 78 (5.05%) Marketing
3 71 (4.60%) Retail
4 37 (2.40%) Manufacturing
5 30 (1.94%) Legal
6 24 (1.55%) Public Sector
7 9 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (0.52%) Law
9 7 (0.45%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.39%) Banking
10 6 (0.39%) Games
11 5 (0.32%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.26%) Back Office
12 4 (0.26%) Local Government
13 2 (0.13%) Billing
13 2 (0.13%) Military
13 2 (0.13%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 765 (49.55%) Developer
2 292 (18.91%) .NET Developer
3 265 (17.16%) C# Developer
4 220 (14.25%) Analyst
5 194 (12.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 155 (10.04%) Senior Developer
7 141 (9.13%) SQL Developer
8 113 (7.32%) Software Developer
9 91 (5.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 91 (5.89%) Senior .NET Developer
10 88 (5.70%) Senior C# Developer
11 78 (5.05%) DBA
12 74 (4.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 72 (4.66%) Java Developer
14 61 (3.95%) Support Analyst
15 56 (3.63%) Administrator
16 55 (3.56%) SQL DBA
17 54 (3.50%) Junior
18 53 (3.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 49 (3.17%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (38.47%) .NET
2 319 (20.66%) ASP.NET
3 192 (12.44%) HTML
4 168 (10.88%) jQuery
5 163 (10.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 150 (9.72%) CSS
7 117 (7.58%) .NET Framework
8 113 (7.32%) XML
9 101 (6.54%) Web Services
10 94 (6.09%) SOAP
11 93 (6.02%) REST
12 83 (5.38%) Spring
13 68 (4.40%) .NET Core
14 64 (4.15%) React
15 62 (4.02%) AngularJS
16 61 (3.95%) Entity Framework
17 56 (3.63%) Spring Boot
18 52 (3.37%) Node.js
19 51 (3.30%) HTML5
20 44 (2.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 124 (8.03%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (4.79%) Enterprise Software
3 70 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
4 47 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (2.01%) User Experience
6 26 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 25 (1.62%) NHS
8 23 (1.49%) Management Information System
9 20 (1.30%) Data Structures
9 20 (1.30%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.17%) Clustering
10 18 (1.17%) CMDB
11 15 (0.97%) Driving Licence
12 14 (0.91%) Algorithms
13 13 (0.84%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.78%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.71%) Replication
16 8 (0.52%) Robotics
17 6 (0.39%) FMCG
17 6 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 213 (13.80%) Windows
2 125 (8.10%) Windows Server
3 83 (5.38%) Linux
4 46 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (2.91%) Unix
6 42 (2.72%) Windows Server 2008
7 32 (2.07%) Windows 10
8 28 (1.81%) Android
9 25 (1.62%) Windows 8
10 23 (1.49%) Windows 7
11 19 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (0.78%) Apple iOS
13 6 (0.39%) AIX
14 5 (0.32%) Mac OS
15 4 (0.26%) CentOS
15 4 (0.26%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.19%) Solaris
17 1 (0.065%) Kali Linux
17 1 (0.065%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (32.12%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (19.82%) MVC
3 214 (13.86%) Problem-Solving
4 195 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
5 185 (11.98%) DevOps
6 169 (10.95%) Software Engineering
7 141 (9.13%) ETL
8 139 (9.00%) TDD
9 130 (8.42%) Scrum
10 129 (8.35%) Test Automation
11 103 (6.67%) Data Modelling
12 99 (6.41%) BDD
13 98 (6.35%) Mentoring
14 96 (6.22%) ITIL
15 92 (5.96%) SDLC
16 90 (5.83%) Analytics
17 79 (5.12%) Migration
17 79 (5.12%) Process Improvement
18 76 (4.92%) Continuous Improvement
19 73 (4.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 643 (41.65%) C#
2 442 (28.63%) JavaScript
3 189 (12.24%) Java
4 186 (12.05%) T-SQL
5 119 (7.71%) PowerShell
6 116 (7.51%) Python
7 80 (5.18%) VB
8 70 (4.53%) VB.NET
9 54 (3.50%) PL/SQL
10 49 (3.17%) PHP
11 26 (1.68%) Scala
12 24 (1.55%) Bash Shell
12 24 (1.55%) C++
12 24 (1.55%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.55%) VBA
13 21 (1.36%) Ruby
14 17 (1.10%) Java 8
15 15 (0.97%) R
15 15 (0.97%) TypeScript
16 13 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 120 (7.77%) Degree
2 69 (4.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (3.43%) MCSE
4 45 (2.91%) ISTQB
5 35 (2.27%) ISEB
6 31 (2.01%) CCNA
6 31 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (1.49%) MCSA
8 21 (1.36%) HND
9 16 (1.04%) CCNP
10 15 (0.97%) Security Cleared
11 12 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (0.78%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.45%) PhD
15 5 (0.32%) MCP
16 4 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 4 (0.26%) MCITP
16 4 (0.26%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (5.31%) QA
2 46 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 36 (2.33%) SLA
4 11 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.52%) GDPR
6 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.13%) FINRA
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.13%) MiFID
9 2 (0.13%) PMO
10 1 (0.065%) CDISC
10 1 (0.065%) GMP
10 1 (0.065%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 101 (6.54%) Active Directory
2 71 (4.60%) Docker
3 62 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (3.76%) Hyper-V
5 22 (1.42%) vSphere
6 19 (1.23%) XenApp
7 18 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
8 12 (0.78%) HDFS
9 9 (0.58%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.39%) Apache Flume
10 6 (0.39%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 6 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.26%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.19%) KVM
13 1 (0.065%) NFS
Systems Management
1 46 (2.98%) SCCM
2 33 (2.14%) Kubernetes
3 28 (1.81%) WSUS
4 23 (1.49%) Ansible
4 23 (1.49%) Puppet
5 17 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.10%) SCOM
5 17 (1.10%) Terraform
6 12 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.65%) Cobbler
7 10 (0.65%) Nessus
7 10 (0.65%) Tivoli
8 9 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
9 8 (0.52%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.39%) Oozie
11 5 (0.32%) Nagios
11 5 (0.32%) PaperCut
11 5 (0.32%) Rancher
12 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 4 (0.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 517 (33.48%) Microsoft
2 165 (10.69%) Oracle
3 93 (6.02%) VMware
4 65 (4.21%) Tableau
5 39 (2.53%) Citrix
5 39 (2.53%) HP
6 37 (2.40%) Google
6 37 (2.40%) IBM
7 27 (1.75%) Cisco
8 25 (1.62%) SAP
8 25 (1.62%) Veeam
9 16 (1.04%) Dell
9 16 (1.04%) Informatica
9 16 (1.04%) Mitel
9 16 (1.04%) Siemens
9 16 (1.04%) Xamarin
10 13 (0.84%) Cloudera
11 12 (0.78%) Qualys
11 12 (0.78%) Sitecore
11 12 (0.78%) SolarWinds