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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1335 1447 1776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.67% 22.92% 24.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.23% 44.30% 49.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1192 1221 1541
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 3088 3266 3607
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 57.07% 51.73% 50.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2737 2751 3060
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire 0 874 £42,500 +11.84% 120
North Yorkshire 0 211 £40,000 +9.58% 23
South Yorkshire -2 181 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East Yorkshire +22 49 £35,000 +7.69% 12
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 912 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 893 (35.14%) SQL Server
3 884 (34.79%) .NET
4 827 (32.55%) C#
5 660 (25.97%) JavaScript
6 612 (24.09%) Microsoft
7 603 (23.73%) HTML
8 597 (23.49%) Java
9 516 (20.31%) T-SQL
10 512 (20.15%) Oracle
11 489 (19.24%) CSS
12 466 (18.34%) ASP.NET
12 466 (18.34%) MVC
13 390 (15.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 388 (15.27%) Scrum
15 381 (14.99%) Finance
16 354 (13.93%) Windows
17 337 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 327 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
19 310 (12.20%) Software Engineering
20 308 (12.12%) Degree
21 295 (11.61%) jQuery
22 287 (11.29%) XML
23 284 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
24 276 (10.86%) Linux
25 250 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
26 249 (9.80%) OO
27 246 (9.68%) PL/SQL
28 240 (9.45%) Web Services
29 236 (9.29%) Continuous Integration

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
1 137 (5.39%) IIS
2 72 (2.83%) WebLogic
3 71 (2.79%) CloudStack
3 71 (2.79%) OpenStack
4 66 (2.60%) Tomcat
5 61 (2.40%) SharePoint
6 59 (2.32%) JBoss
7 50 (1.97%) WebSphere
8 48 (1.89%) Apache
9 44 (1.73%) MS Exchange
10 43 (1.69%) SAS
11 31 (1.22%) Apache Spark
11 31 (1.22%) CMS
12 22 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
13 21 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
13 21 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 21 (0.83%) Umbraco
14 18 (0.71%) Confluence
15 15 (0.59%) Apache Solr
15 15 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 92 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (2.72%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.87%) SPSS
4 13 (0.51%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.12%) InDesign
8 2 (0.079%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 42 (1.65%) Maximo
2 37 (1.46%) Aligne
3 30 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
4 20 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
5 18 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (0.55%) Oracle 11i
7 14 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.35%) Visualfiles
10 8 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
11 6 (0.24%) SAP Hybris
12 5 (0.20%) NetSuite
12 5 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
13 4 (0.16%) Sage 200
14 3 (0.12%) Sage X3
14 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
14 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
15 2 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 2 (0.079%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 116 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.50%) SaaS
4 31 (1.22%) Office 365
5 16 (0.63%) PaaS
6 10 (0.39%) GitHub
7 4 (0.16%) IaaS
8 3 (0.12%) Force.com
8 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.079%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.079%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.039%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.05%) Firewall
2 36 (1.42%) Ethernet
2 36 (1.42%) SAN
3 33 (1.30%) DNS
4 28 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.91%) Internet
5 23 (0.91%) VPN
5 23 (0.91%) WAN
6 20 (0.79%) DHCP
6 20 (0.79%) LAN
7 19 (0.75%) HTTP
8 17 (0.67%) NAS
9 14 (0.55%) LDAP
10 13 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (0.51%) SSL
11 7 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.24%) FTP
12 6 (0.24%) VoIP
13 5 (0.20%) SMTP
13 5 (0.20%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 893 (35.14%) SQL Server
2 390 (15.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 337 (13.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 284 (11.18%) Data Warehouse
5 232 (9.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 186 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
7 173 (6.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 171 (6.73%) NoSQL
9 139 (5.47%) Oracle Database
10 122 (4.80%) Relational Database
11 120 (4.72%) MySQL
12 89 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
13 77 (3.03%) Oracle Database 11g
14 76 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 72 (2.83%) SQL Server 2005
16 60 (2.36%) Big Data
16 60 (2.36%) Power BI
17 54 (2.13%) MS Access
18 47 (1.85%) Hadoop
18 47 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 234 (9.21%) Git (software)
2 194 (7.63%) Subversion
3 181 (7.12%) Visual Studio
4 153 (6.02%) Selenium
5 115 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 104 (4.09%) JIRA
7 93 (3.66%) Oracle APEX
8 83 (3.27%) Mercurial
9 71 (2.79%) Cucumber
10 67 (2.64%) Jenkins
11 58 (2.28%) Oracle Forms
12 54 (2.13%) NUnit
13 51 (2.01%) Eclipse
13 51 (2.01%) TeamCity
14 47 (1.85%) Maven
15 39 (1.53%) Android Studio
15 39 (1.53%) SoapUI
16 35 (1.38%) MSTest
17 34 (1.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 32 (1.26%) JUnit
General
1 381 (14.99%) Finance
2 104 (4.09%) Retail
3 64 (2.52%) Legal
4 55 (2.16%) Marketing
5 54 (2.13%) Banking
6 45 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 40 (1.57%) Advertising
8 32 (1.26%) Games
9 18 (0.71%) Law
10 14 (0.55%) Telecoms
11 12 (0.47%) Military
12 11 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.35%) Electronics
14 6 (0.24%) Back Office
15 5 (0.20%) Local Government
16 3 (0.12%) Private Banking
16 3 (0.12%) Retail Banking
17 2 (0.079%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.079%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1195 (47.03%) Developer
2 445 (17.51%) Analyst
3 401 (15.78%) .NET Developer
4 345 (13.58%) C# Developer
5 281 (11.06%) SQL Developer
6 272 (10.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 240 (9.45%) Senior Developer
8 188 (7.40%) Java Developer
9 171 (6.73%) Software Developer
10 170 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 169 (6.65%) Support Analyst
12 162 (6.38%) Software Engineer
13 155 (6.10%) DBA
14 151 (5.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 138 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 132 (5.19%) Applications Support
17 128 (5.04%) SQL Analyst
18 111 (4.37%) SQL DBA
19 106 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
20 105 (4.13%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 884 (34.79%) .NET
2 603 (23.73%) HTML
3 489 (19.24%) CSS
4 466 (18.34%) ASP.NET
5 295 (11.61%) jQuery
6 287 (11.29%) XML
7 250 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC
8 240 (9.45%) Web Services
9 201 (7.91%) .NET Framework
10 174 (6.85%) WCF
11 128 (5.04%) SOAP
12 121 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 102 (4.01%) HTML5
14 101 (3.97%) Spring
15 98 (3.86%) WPF
16 83 (3.27%) RESTful
17 74 (2.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 68 (2.68%) Entity Framework
18 68 (2.68%) LINQ
19 66 (2.60%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 202 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
2 128 (5.04%) Greenfield Project
3 90 (3.54%) Data Structures
4 89 (3.50%) Algorithms
5 71 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 70 (2.75%) User Experience
7 58 (2.28%) Management Information System
8 40 (1.57%) Replication
9 32 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 29 (1.14%) Clustering
11 24 (0.94%) NHS
12 22 (0.87%) Mobile App
13 18 (0.71%) iPad
14 15 (0.59%) Client/Server
14 15 (0.59%) e-Learning
15 14 (0.55%) Driving Licence
15 14 (0.55%) FMCG
16 12 (0.47%) EMC VNX
16 12 (0.47%) N-Tier
17 10 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 354 (13.93%) Windows
2 276 (10.86%) Linux
3 186 (7.32%) Unix
4 116 (4.57%) Windows Server
5 74 (2.91%) Android
6 62 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (1.53%) Embedded Linux
8 39 (1.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 39 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 34 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.26%) Apple iOS
11 17 (0.67%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.59%) Solaris
12 15 (0.59%) Windows Phone
13 11 (0.43%) Windows XP
14 9 (0.35%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.35%) Windows Phone 8
15 5 (0.20%) Windows 2000
15 5 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 912 (35.89%) Agile Software Development
2 466 (18.34%) MVC
3 388 (15.27%) Scrum
4 327 (12.87%) Business Intelligence
5 310 (12.20%) Software Engineering
6 249 (9.80%) OO
7 236 (9.29%) Continuous Integration
8 198 (7.79%) SDLC
9 175 (6.89%) TDD
10 172 (6.77%) Automated Testing
11 162 (6.38%) E-Commerce
12 153 (6.02%) ETL
13 152 (5.98%) ERP
14 151 (5.94%) Waterfall
15 150 (5.90%) ITIL
16 140 (5.51%) Mentoring
17 136 (5.35%) DevOps
17 136 (5.35%) Web Development
18 132 (5.19%) Analytics
19 130 (5.12%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 827 (32.55%) C#
2 660 (25.97%) JavaScript
3 597 (23.49%) Java
4 516 (20.31%) T-SQL
5 246 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 192 (7.56%) Python
7 104 (4.09%) Ruby
8 102 (4.01%) VB.NET
9 99 (3.90%) PHP
10 92 (3.62%) C++
11 86 (3.38%) Shell Script
12 71 (2.79%) VBA
13 68 (2.68%) VB
14 62 (2.44%) Bash Shell
15 60 (2.36%) C
16 53 (2.09%) PowerShell
17 31 (1.22%) Scala
18 20 (0.79%) Go
18 20 (0.79%) Perl
19 15 (0.59%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 308 (12.12%) Degree
2 108 (4.25%) ISTQB
3 96 (3.78%) ISEB
4 57 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 52 (2.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 32 (1.26%) Security Cleared
7 21 (0.83%) MCITP
8 17 (0.67%) MCSE
9 16 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 14 (0.55%) CCNA
10 14 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
11 13 (0.51%) AWS Certification
11 13 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (0.51%) MCTS
11 13 (0.51%) OCP
12 12 (0.47%) MCSA
13 10 (0.39%) MCP
13 10 (0.39%) PMI Certification
14 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (5.12%) QA
2 52 (2.05%) SLA
3 43 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.51%) SDET
5 4 (0.16%) HL7
5 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.16%) SNOMED CT
6 3 (0.12%) PMO
7 2 (0.079%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.079%) COBIT
7 2 (0.079%) DICOM
8 1 (0.039%) Basel II
8 1 (0.039%) IAS 39
8 1 (0.039%) IFRS
8 1 (0.039%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 122 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 89 (3.50%) vSphere
3 78 (3.07%) XenServer
4 71 (2.79%) Xen
5 69 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 24 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.63%) Docker
8 13 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.35%) XenApp
11 8 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.28%) Terminal Server
12 7 (0.28%) Terminal Services
13 5 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 5 (0.20%) VMware ESX
14 4 (0.16%) iptables
14 4 (0.16%) NFS
14 4 (0.16%) Postfix
14 4 (0.16%) Squid
15 3 (0.12%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 105 (4.13%) Puppet
2 85 (3.35%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (1.89%) Tivoli
4 47 (1.85%) Cobbler
5 39 (1.53%) Ansible
6 16 (0.63%) Failover Clustering
7 15 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
8 14 (0.55%) Data Guard
8 14 (0.55%) Kibana
8 14 (0.55%) logstash
8 14 (0.55%) Nagios
9 13 (0.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
10 9 (0.35%) SCCM
11 8 (0.31%) Terraform
12 7 (0.28%) AirWatch
12 7 (0.28%) SCOM
13 6 (0.24%) Capistrano
13 6 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
13 6 (0.24%) OpenView
13 6 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 612 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 512 (20.15%) Oracle
3 96 (3.78%) VMware
4 70 (2.75%) EnterpriseDB
5 66 (2.60%) Citrix
6 47 (1.85%) Cisco
7 46 (1.81%) SAP
8 44 (1.73%) Tableau
9 40 (1.57%) Red Hat
10 39 (1.53%) Infor
11 28 (1.10%) HP
12 27 (1.06%) EMC
13 25 (0.98%) IBM
14 17 (0.67%) NetApp
15 15 (0.59%) SonicWALL
16 14 (0.55%) Apple
16 14 (0.55%) Cognos
16 14 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
17 11 (0.43%) Informatica
17 11 (0.43%) Sage
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adesse Search
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum + bonus, health, pension & flexible working
Posted: 11 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35-40k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
North Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £24,407 - £26,940 per annum DOE
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £18500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Recruit 4 Talent
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum bonus, benefits,
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Flexitime
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Hessle, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday