Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2,062 2,611 2,769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.41% 24.56% 23.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.89% 44.13% 44.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,817 2,335 2,411
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -3.54%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 5,169 5,917 6,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.67% 55.66% 51.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4,490 5,158 5,236
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,925 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,750
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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -1 1,353 £42,500 - 231
North Yorkshire -2 357 £45,000 +12.50% 35
South Yorkshire 0 284 £40,000 -5.88% 56
East Yorkshire -11 30 £35,000 - 17
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 757 (36.71%) .NET
2 750 (36.37%) C#
3 701 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
4 699 (33.90%) SQL Server
5 599 (29.05%) Microsoft
6 563 (27.30%) JavaScript
7 497 (24.10%) Finance
8 439 (21.29%) MVC
8 439 (21.29%) ASP.NET
9 406 (19.69%) T-SQL
10 338 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
11 334 (16.20%) HTML
12 324 (15.71%) Java
13 307 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 298 (14.45%) CSS
15 297 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
16 289 (14.02%) Software Engineering
17 288 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 285 (13.82%) Oracle
19 269 (13.05%) TDD
19 269 (13.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 267 (12.95%) Windows
21 249 (12.08%) Git (software)
22 223 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
23 208 (10.09%) Scrum
24 203 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
25 195 (9.46%) .NET Framework
26 183 (8.87%) jQuery
27 182 (8.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
28 177 (8.58%) Amazon AWS

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 98 (4.75%) IIS
2 49 (2.38%) SAS
3 42 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 29 (1.41%) Apache
5 28 (1.36%) MS Exchange
6 27 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 22 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 21 (1.02%) Apache Spark
8 21 (1.02%) CMS
9 19 (0.92%) Umbraco
9 19 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.68%) Confluence
10 14 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
11 13 (0.63%) CloudStack
11 13 (0.63%) nginx
11 13 (0.63%) OpenStack
12 12 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 11 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
15 9 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 113 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (3.78%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.39%) SPSS
5 3 (0.15%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 29 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
2 15 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 11 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.48%) assyst
5 10 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.48%) Sage 200
6 9 (0.44%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.39%) SAP Business One
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
8 6 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.24%) Epicor Tropos
9 5 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
10 4 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
10 4 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 297 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 177 (8.58%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (1.89%) SaaS
4 28 (1.36%) Office 365
5 26 (1.26%) PaaS
6 18 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (0.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 18 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
6 18 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 17 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 17 (0.82%) IaaS
8 15 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
9 14 (0.68%) Amazon S3
10 12 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 12 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.39%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.24%) GitHub
12 5 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.99%) DNS
2 37 (1.79%) SAN
3 30 (1.45%) Firewall
3 30 (1.45%) LAN
4 29 (1.41%) WAN
5 24 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 21 (1.02%) DHCP
7 16 (0.78%) HTTP
8 12 (0.58%) Wireless
9 10 (0.48%) Internet
9 10 (0.48%) Intranet
10 9 (0.44%) Broadband
10 9 (0.44%) SMTP
11 8 (0.39%) SMS
11 8 (0.39%) VPN
12 6 (0.29%) Network Security
12 6 (0.29%) PABX
12 6 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.15%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (0.15%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 699 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 307 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 269 (13.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 203 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
5 182 (8.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 137 (6.64%) NoSQL
7 101 (4.90%) Oracle Database
7 101 (4.90%) Relational Database
8 87 (4.22%) MySQL
9 74 (3.59%) Power BI
10 69 (3.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 54 (2.62%) MongoDB
12 49 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
13 45 (2.18%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.13%) QlikView
15 43 (2.09%) Oracle Reports
16 40 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
17 38 (1.84%) Crystal Reports
17 38 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
18 35 (1.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 249 (12.08%) Git (software)
2 115 (5.58%) Visual Studio
3 91 (4.41%) Selenium
4 81 (3.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 64 (3.10%) JIRA
6 59 (2.86%) Subversion
7 55 (2.67%) Jenkins
8 44 (2.13%) SoapUI
9 39 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
10 38 (1.84%) JUnit
11 37 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
12 36 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 34 (1.65%) NUnit
14 33 (1.60%) TeamCity
15 30 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
16 27 (1.31%) Visual Studio Team System
17 25 (1.21%) Mercurial
18 21 (1.02%) ERwin
18 21 (1.02%) MSTest
18 21 (1.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 497 (24.10%) Finance
2 157 (7.61%) Retail
3 84 (4.07%) Marketing
4 55 (2.67%) Advertising
5 48 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 32 (1.55%) Legal
7 21 (1.02%) Law
8 18 (0.87%) Telecoms
9 14 (0.68%) Automotive
10 13 (0.63%) Back Office
10 13 (0.63%) Games
11 10 (0.48%) Banking
11 10 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.34%) Electronics
14 3 (0.15%) Billing
14 3 (0.15%) French Language
14 3 (0.15%) German Language
14 3 (0.15%) Military
15 2 (0.097%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 994 (48.21%) Developer
2 342 (16.59%) .NET Developer
3 289 (14.02%) Analyst
4 283 (13.72%) C# Developer
5 188 (9.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 177 (8.58%) Senior Developer
7 145 (7.03%) SQL Developer
8 133 (6.45%) DBA
9 113 (5.48%) Software Developer
10 110 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 106 (5.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 104 (5.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 99 (4.80%) Applications Support
14 93 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 90 (4.36%) SQL DBA
16 86 (4.17%) Java Developer
17 82 (3.98%) Senior .NET Developer
17 82 (3.98%) Software Engineer
18 79 (3.83%) Support Analyst
19 74 (3.59%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 757 (36.71%) .NET
2 439 (21.29%) ASP.NET
3 334 (16.20%) HTML
4 298 (14.45%) CSS
5 288 (13.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 195 (9.46%) .NET Framework
7 183 (8.87%) jQuery
8 173 (8.39%) Web Services
9 149 (7.23%) Entity Framework
10 117 (5.67%) AngularJS
11 114 (5.53%) XML
12 96 (4.66%) RESTful
13 92 (4.46%) HTML5
14 83 (4.03%) SOAP
15 79 (3.83%) Spring
16 73 (3.54%) React
17 65 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 60 (2.91%) REST
19 59 (2.86%) WCF
20 54 (2.62%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 177 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
2 133 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 110 (5.33%) Greenfield Project
4 52 (2.52%) Mobile App
5 51 (2.47%) Management Information System
6 49 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
7 48 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 43 (2.09%) User Experience
9 32 (1.55%) NHS
10 28 (1.36%) Replication
11 21 (1.02%) Data Centre
11 21 (1.02%) EPoS
12 15 (0.73%) Fintech
12 15 (0.73%) Private Cloud
13 14 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
14 13 (0.63%) Driving Licence
15 12 (0.58%) AS400
16 8 (0.39%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.39%) Clustering
16 8 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 267 (12.95%) Windows
2 172 (8.34%) Linux
3 101 (4.90%) Windows Server
4 68 (3.30%) Unix
5 52 (2.52%) Android
6 45 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 34 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 29 (1.41%) Apple iOS
10 13 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.63%) Windows 10
11 12 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 11 (0.53%) CentOS
13 9 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (0.44%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
15 7 (0.34%) VMS
15 7 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
16 6 (0.29%) Windows 2000
17 4 (0.19%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 701 (34.00%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (21.29%) MVC
3 338 (16.39%) Business Intelligence
4 289 (14.02%) Software Engineering
5 269 (13.05%) TDD
6 223 (10.81%) Problem-Solving
7 208 (10.09%) Scrum
8 172 (8.34%) Continuous Integration
9 171 (8.29%) Test Automation
10 170 (8.24%) Unit Testing
11 166 (8.05%) BDD
12 156 (7.57%) DevOps
13 142 (6.89%) ETL
14 121 (5.87%) OO
15 118 (5.72%) SDLC
16 116 (5.63%) Analytics
16 116 (5.63%) Pair Programming
17 115 (5.58%) ITIL
18 109 (5.29%) ERP
19 104 (5.04%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 750 (36.37%) C#
2 563 (27.30%) JavaScript
3 406 (19.69%) T-SQL
4 324 (15.71%) Java
5 167 (8.10%) Python
6 142 (6.89%) PL/SQL
7 138 (6.69%) PowerShell
8 117 (5.67%) VB.NET
9 96 (4.66%) PHP
10 74 (3.59%) VB
11 72 (3.49%) C++
12 69 (3.35%) Ruby
13 44 (2.13%) Bash Shell
14 43 (2.09%) Shell Script
15 42 (2.04%) R
16 36 (1.75%) VBA
17 25 (1.21%) Perl
18 23 (1.12%) C
19 19 (0.92%) VB6
20 14 (0.68%) Go
Qualifications
1 139 (6.74%) Degree
2 36 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 28 (1.36%) ISEB
4 28 (1.36%) MCSE
5 26 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 19 (0.92%) MCSA
7 13 (0.63%) OCP
7 13 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
8 11 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 10 (0.48%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.29%) MCSD
11 6 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.24%) CCNA
12 5 (0.24%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.24%) MCP
12 5 (0.24%) OCA
12 5 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (4.66%) QA
2 49 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 30 (1.45%) SLA
4 17 (0.82%) GDPR
5 12 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (0.44%) PMO
7 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.097%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.048%) GCP
10 1 (0.048%) HL7
10 1 (0.048%) IASME
System Software
1 89 (4.32%) Active Directory
2 44 (2.13%) Docker
3 42 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
5 20 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.97%) vSphere
6 13 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 11 (0.53%) Xen
7 11 (0.53%) XenServer
8 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.34%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.29%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.097%) HDFS
12 2 (0.097%) XenApp
13 1 (0.048%) Firmware
13 1 (0.048%) LXC
13 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.048%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 60 (2.91%) Ansible
2 56 (2.72%) Puppet
3 52 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.41%) Terraform
5 28 (1.36%) Cobbler
5 28 (1.36%) Tivoli
6 23 (1.12%) SCCM
7 14 (0.68%) Data Guard
7 14 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
7 14 (0.68%) SCOM
8 13 (0.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
9 10 (0.48%) ZABBIX
10 8 (0.39%) Xymon
11 7 (0.34%) Nagios
11 7 (0.34%) Rancher
12 6 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
13 4 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
13 4 (0.19%) Kubernetes
13 4 (0.19%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 599 (29.05%) Microsoft
2 285 (13.82%) Oracle
3 88 (4.27%) Tableau
4 78 (3.78%) Xamarin
5 72 (3.49%) VMware
6 63 (3.06%) Google
7 47 (2.28%) Twitter
8 36 (1.75%) SAP
9 27 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
10 26 (1.26%) EnterpriseDB
11 25 (1.21%) Citrix
11 25 (1.21%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.07%) Sage
13 21 (1.02%) IBM
14 19 (0.92%) Capita
15 17 (0.82%) Cisco
16 15 (0.73%) Zend
17 14 (0.68%) Cognos
17 14 (0.68%) New Relic
17 14 (0.68%) Trillium