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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1306 1278 1722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.42% 22.95% 25.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.02% 44.28% 47.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 1103 1469
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 3036 2886 3640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 56.77% 51.83% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2621 2479 3133
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 0 831 £45,000 +16.88% 138
North Yorkshire +1 190 £40,000 +9.58% 26
South Yorkshire -1 186 £42,500 +13.33% 33
East Yorkshire +9 75 £35,000 -12.50% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 939 (36.45%) SQL Server
2 930 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
3 875 (33.97%) .NET
4 838 (32.53%) C#
5 669 (25.97%) JavaScript
6 648 (25.16%) Microsoft
7 640 (24.84%) Java
8 624 (24.22%) HTML
9 530 (20.57%) T-SQL
10 506 (19.64%) CSS
11 485 (18.83%) Oracle
12 461 (17.90%) MVC
13 448 (17.39%) ASP.NET
14 428 (16.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 387 (15.02%) Finance
16 369 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
17 353 (13.70%) Scrum
18 351 (13.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 346 (13.43%) Software Engineering
20 332 (12.89%) Degree
21 328 (12.73%) Windows
22 318 (12.34%) Data Warehouse
23 308 (11.96%) Test Automation
24 297 (11.53%) jQuery
25 287 (11.14%) Linux
26 274 (10.64%) XML
27 264 (10.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 264 (10.25%) Git (software)
27 264 (10.25%) ASP.NET MVC
28 263 (10.21%) Web Services

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
1 123 (4.77%) IIS
2 69 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 67 (2.60%) CloudStack
3 67 (2.60%) OpenStack
4 59 (2.29%) WebLogic
5 58 (2.25%) JBoss
6 53 (2.06%) Tomcat
7 51 (1.98%) Apache
8 47 (1.82%) WebSphere
9 45 (1.75%) SAS
10 39 (1.51%) Apache Spark
10 39 (1.51%) CMS
11 38 (1.48%) Confluence
12 28 (1.09%) MS Exchange
13 18 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
13 18 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 17 (0.66%) Umbraco
15 16 (0.62%) Mule
16 15 (0.58%) Apache Solr
17 13 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 89 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 86 (3.34%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.24%) SPSS
4 20 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.16%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.078%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.078%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.039%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 49 (1.90%) Maximo
2 45 (1.75%) Aligne
3 23 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
5 21 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 16 (0.62%) Oracle 11i
7 16 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
8 12 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
10 8 (0.31%) Visualfiles
11 5 (0.19%) NetSuite
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
12 4 (0.16%) Sage 200
12 4 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
13 3 (0.12%) SAP Business One
13 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
13 3 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 172 (6.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (1.36%) SaaS
4 20 (0.78%) Office 365
5 18 (0.70%) PaaS
6 11 (0.43%) GitHub
7 7 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.16%) Force.com
8 4 (0.16%) IaaS
9 3 (0.12%) Taleo
10 2 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.078%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (0.078%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.039%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.039%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.039%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.039%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 47 (1.82%) Ethernet
2 33 (1.28%) Firewall
3 26 (1.01%) SAN
4 24 (0.93%) DNS
5 22 (0.85%) WAN
6 20 (0.78%) Internet
7 19 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 18 (0.70%) LAN
9 15 (0.58%) VPN
10 13 (0.50%) HTTP
10 13 (0.50%) NAS
11 12 (0.47%) DHCP
11 12 (0.47%) WebEx
12 10 (0.39%) AMQP
13 7 (0.27%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.27%) LDAP
14 5 (0.19%) FTP
15 4 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
16 3 (0.12%) VLAN
16 3 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 939 (36.45%) SQL Server
2 428 (16.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 351 (13.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 318 (12.34%) Data Warehouse
5 264 (10.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 188 (7.30%) NoSQL
7 154 (5.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 150 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 133 (5.16%) MySQL
10 120 (4.66%) Oracle Database
11 98 (3.80%) Relational Database
12 87 (3.38%) Power BI
13 80 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
14 79 (3.07%) Oracle Reports
15 78 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
16 75 (2.91%) Big Data
17 72 (2.80%) SQL Server 2005
18 64 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
19 60 (2.33%) MS Access
20 54 (2.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 264 (10.25%) Git (software)
2 221 (8.58%) Subversion
3 202 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 126 (4.89%) JIRA
4 126 (4.89%) Selenium
5 102 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 87 (3.38%) Mercurial
7 85 (3.30%) Oracle APEX
8 69 (2.68%) Jenkins
9 67 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
10 58 (2.25%) NUnit
11 54 (2.10%) Eclipse
12 50 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 49 (1.90%) Android Studio
14 46 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 45 (1.75%) Maven
16 43 (1.67%) TeamCity
17 38 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
18 37 (1.44%) SoapUI
19 35 (1.36%) MSTest
General
1 387 (15.02%) Finance
2 95 (3.69%) Retail
3 61 (2.37%) Advertising
4 60 (2.33%) Marketing
5 57 (2.21%) Games
6 55 (2.14%) Legal
7 40 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.32%) Banking
9 14 (0.54%) Law
10 13 (0.50%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.39%) Military
12 8 (0.31%) Electronics
13 7 (0.27%) Local Government
14 6 (0.23%) Back Office
14 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.12%) Automotive
16 2 (0.078%) Financial Institution
17 1 (0.039%) Private Banking
17 1 (0.039%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1222 (47.44%) Developer
2 435 (16.89%) Analyst
3 395 (15.33%) .NET Developer
4 330 (12.81%) C# Developer
5 276 (10.71%) SQL Developer
6 275 (10.68%) C# .NET Developer
7 270 (10.48%) Senior Developer
8 223 (8.66%) Java Developer
9 201 (7.80%) Software Developer
10 177 (6.87%) Support Analyst
11 170 (6.60%) Software Engineer
12 158 (6.13%) DBA
13 157 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
14 153 (5.94%) Applications Support
15 143 (5.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 142 (5.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 129 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 126 (4.89%) Applications Support Analyst
19 114 (4.43%) SQL DBA
20 108 (4.19%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 875 (33.97%) .NET
2 624 (24.22%) HTML
3 506 (19.64%) CSS
4 448 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 297 (11.53%) jQuery
6 274 (10.64%) XML
7 264 (10.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 263 (10.21%) Web Services
9 207 (8.04%) .NET Framework
10 170 (6.60%) WCF
11 150 (5.82%) SOAP
12 126 (4.89%) AngularJS
13 118 (4.58%) Spring
14 96 (3.73%) HTML5
15 93 (3.61%) WPF
16 91 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 86 (3.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 82 (3.18%) Entity Framework
18 82 (3.18%) LINQ
19 81 (3.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 226 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (4.19%) Greenfield Project
3 89 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 86 (3.34%) Data Structures
5 84 (3.26%) Algorithms
6 66 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 62 (2.41%) User Experience
8 39 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
9 37 (1.44%) Replication
10 29 (1.13%) NHS
11 25 (0.97%) Mobile App
12 22 (0.85%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.66%) Clustering
14 15 (0.58%) iPad
15 13 (0.50%) Streaming Media
16 12 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.43%) FMCG
18 10 (0.39%) N-Tier
18 10 (0.39%) PMI
19 9 (0.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 328 (12.73%) Windows
2 287 (11.14%) Linux
3 174 (6.75%) Unix
4 107 (4.15%) Windows Server
5 95 (3.69%) Android
6 56 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
7 50 (1.94%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 45 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (1.44%) Apple iOS
10 26 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 19 (0.74%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.62%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.43%) Solaris
14 5 (0.19%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.16%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.12%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.078%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.078%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 930 (36.10%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (17.90%) MVC
3 369 (14.32%) Business Intelligence
4 353 (13.70%) Scrum
5 346 (13.43%) Software Engineering
6 308 (11.96%) Test Automation
7 255 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
8 252 (9.78%) SDLC
9 251 (9.74%) OO
10 212 (8.23%) TDD
11 197 (7.65%) ETL
12 168 (6.52%) ERP
13 163 (6.33%) Mentoring
14 155 (6.02%) Data Modelling
15 153 (5.94%) Waterfall
16 142 (5.51%) Web Development
17 135 (5.24%) E-Commerce
18 134 (5.20%) ITIL
19 130 (5.05%) Analytics
20 127 (4.93%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 838 (32.53%) C#
2 669 (25.97%) JavaScript
3 640 (24.84%) Java
4 530 (20.57%) T-SQL
5 248 (9.63%) PL/SQL
6 217 (8.42%) Python
7 126 (4.89%) Ruby
8 111 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 104 (4.04%) C++
10 99 (3.84%) PHP
11 80 (3.11%) Shell Script
12 77 (2.99%) VB
13 76 (2.95%) VBA
14 72 (2.80%) C
15 71 (2.76%) Bash Shell
16 58 (2.25%) PowerShell
17 43 (1.67%) Scala
18 31 (1.20%) Go
19 21 (0.82%) ES6
20 17 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 332 (12.89%) Degree
2 86 (3.34%) ISTQB
3 76 (2.95%) ISEB
4 57 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 38 (1.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 37 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 36 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 26 (1.01%) MCSE
9 24 (0.93%) MCSA
10 22 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.78%) MCP
12 17 (0.66%) AWS Certification
12 17 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 16 (0.62%) CCNA
13 16 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 13 (0.50%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
16 7 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 7 (0.27%) MCITP
16 7 (0.27%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.27%) QA
2 50 (1.94%) Data Quality
3 44 (1.71%) SLA
4 9 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.23%) PMO
6 6 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.16%) COBIT
7 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
9 2 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.039%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.039%) Basel II
10 1 (0.039%) IAS 39
10 1 (0.039%) IFRS
10 1 (0.039%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 109 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 82 (3.18%) vSphere
3 72 (2.80%) XenServer
4 67 (2.60%) Xen
5 56 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 33 (1.28%) Docker
7 24 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (0.35%) XenApp
10 7 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.27%) Terminal Server
10 7 (0.27%) Terminal Services
10 7 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.039%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.039%) HDFS
12 1 (0.039%) KVM
12 1 (0.039%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 106 (4.11%) Puppet
2 88 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 50 (1.94%) Tivoli
4 49 (1.90%) Cobbler
5 41 (1.59%) Ansible
6 19 (0.74%) Failover Clustering
7 14 (0.54%) Kibana
7 14 (0.54%) logstash
8 12 (0.47%) DameWare
8 12 (0.47%) Perfmon
9 9 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
9 9 (0.35%) SCCM
10 8 (0.31%) Nagios
10 8 (0.31%) SCOM
11 7 (0.27%) Data Guard
11 7 (0.27%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 7 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
11 7 (0.27%) Terraform
12 6 (0.23%) Capistrano
12 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 648 (25.16%) Microsoft
2 485 (18.83%) Oracle
3 70 (2.72%) VMware
4 69 (2.68%) EnterpriseDB
5 64 (2.48%) SAP
6 61 (2.37%) Citrix
7 47 (1.82%) Infor
8 44 (1.71%) Tableau
9 43 (1.67%) IBM
10 29 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 24 (0.93%) Cisco
12 19 (0.74%) Apple
12 19 (0.74%) HP
13 17 (0.66%) EMC
14 16 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
15 15 (0.58%) Google
16 14 (0.54%) hybris
16 14 (0.54%) Rackspace
17 13 (0.50%) Sage
18 12 (0.47%) Remedy
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k- £50k + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + 15% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
networx
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Company car
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + on site gym + free parking
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday