Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 866 1,646 2,065
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.51% 22.20% 21.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.89% 43.28% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 815 1,555 1,982
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,413 3,803 5,065
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 54.36% 51.29% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,112 3,082 4,451
Median annual salary £46,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.98% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL in Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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 0 587 £42,000 -1.18% 49
South Yorkshire 0 146 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North Yorkshire +17 105 £37,500 -14.77% 8
East Yorkshire +1 20 £35,000 -22.22% 8
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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.

1 317 (36.61%) C#
2 290 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
3 248 (28.64%) JavaScript
4 247 (28.52%) SQL Server
5 236 (27.25%) .NET
6 219 (25.29%) Microsoft
7 180 (20.79%) Azure
8 148 (17.09%) ASP.NET
9 143 (16.51%) Finance
10 139 (16.05%) MVC
11 137 (15.82%) Python
11 137 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
12 134 (15.47%) DevOps
13 132 (15.24%) Software Engineering
14 127 (14.67%) Java
15 116 (13.39%) Windows
16 114 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
17 109 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
17 109 (12.59%) AWS
18 108 (12.47%) T-SQL
19 88 (10.16%) Oracle
19 88 (10.16%) Git (software)
20 85 (9.82%) HTML
21 83 (9.58%) CSS
22 82 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
22 82 (9.47%) AngularJS
23 81 (9.35%) .NET Core
24 79 (9.12%) Analytics
24 79 (9.12%) NoSQL
25 76 (8.78%) 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 47 (5.43%) IIS
2 32 (3.70%) Confluence
3 25 (2.89%) nginx
4 23 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 15 (1.73%) Apache
7 12 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 12 (1.39%) SAS
8 11 (1.27%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.04%) MS Exchange
10 7 (0.81%) CMS
11 6 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.58%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.58%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.46%) CICS
13 4 (0.46%) Drupal
14 3 (0.35%) IBM Domino
14 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.23%) Appian
15 2 (0.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 46 (5.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
3 8 (0.92%) assyst
3 8 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.81%) Elite 3E
5 6 (0.69%) Carpe Diem
5 6 (0.69%) Northgate Housing
6 4 (0.46%) NetSuite
7 3 (0.35%) MIS ActiveH
8 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.12%) Infor CRM
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.12%) Sage X3
9 1 (0.12%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.12%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 180 (20.79%) Azure
2 109 (12.59%) AWS
3 67 (7.74%) Power Platform
4 20 (2.31%) Office 365
5 18 (2.08%) GCP
5 18 (2.08%) SaaS
6 16 (1.85%) Serverless
7 15 (1.73%) Azure Data Factory
8 13 (1.50%) IaaS
8 13 (1.50%) PaaS
9 12 (1.39%) Boomi
10 11 (1.27%) Azure Stack
11 10 (1.15%) Trello
12 6 (0.69%) GitHub
13 5 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.46%) BlazeMeter
14 4 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
14 4 (0.46%) Firebase
14 4 (0.46%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.08%) SSL
2 14 (1.62%) Internet
3 13 (1.50%) VPN
4 10 (1.15%) Firewall
5 9 (1.04%) DNS
6 7 (0.81%) DHCP
7 6 (0.69%) Intranet
7 6 (0.69%) Skype
8 5 (0.58%) LAN
9 4 (0.46%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.46%) Network Security
9 4 (0.46%) PBX
9 4 (0.46%) SMPP
9 4 (0.46%) SMS
10 2 (0.23%) HTTP
10 2 (0.23%) RFID
10 2 (0.23%) SAN
10 2 (0.23%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.23%) WAN
11 1 (0.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 247 (28.52%) SQL Server
2 79 (9.12%) NoSQL
3 72 (8.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (7.74%) Power BI
5 63 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 51 (5.89%) MySQL
7 50 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (3.46%) Azure SQL Database
9 26 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (2.77%) Oracle Database
11 23 (2.66%) Redis
12 22 (2.54%) Big Data
12 22 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (2.31%) Relational Database
14 19 (2.19%) MongoDB
15 18 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
16 14 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
17 13 (1.50%) Data Lake
17 13 (1.50%) Hadoop
18 12 (1.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 88 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 55 (6.35%) JIRA
3 41 (4.73%) Jenkins
4 31 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (3.35%) Selenium
6 22 (2.54%) Bitbucket
7 21 (2.42%) Subversion
8 19 (2.19%) Cucumber
9 18 (2.08%) Maven
9 18 (2.08%) Postman
10 17 (1.96%) Mercurial
11 16 (1.85%) JUnit
12 14 (1.62%) SpecFlow
13 11 (1.27%) Appium
13 11 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 10 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
14 10 (1.15%) Ranorex
14 10 (1.15%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.04%) TeamCity
15 9 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 143 (16.51%) Finance
2 68 (7.85%) Retail
3 24 (2.77%) Law
3 24 (2.77%) Marketing
4 22 (2.54%) Local Government
5 19 (2.19%) Telecoms
6 15 (1.73%) Financial Institution
7 14 (1.62%) Legal
8 13 (1.50%) Games
9 12 (1.39%) Banking
10 11 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 10 (1.15%) Public Sector
12 5 (0.58%) Publishing
13 4 (0.46%) Front Office
14 2 (0.23%) Automotive
14 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
14 2 (0.23%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
15 1 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 328 (37.88%) Developer
2 148 (17.09%) Analyst
3 106 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 101 (11.66%) C# Developer
5 85 (9.82%) Software Engineer
6 61 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 48 (5.54%) Senior Developer
8 41 (4.73%) Support Analyst
9 38 (4.39%) Applications Support
10 36 (4.16%) Software Developer
11 33 (3.81%) Administrator
12 30 (3.46%) Full Stack Developer
12 30 (3.46%) SQL Developer
13 28 (3.23%) DBA
13 28 (3.23%) Test Analyst
14 27 (3.12%) Azure Developer
14 27 (3.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 26 (3.00%) Senior .NET Developer
16 24 (2.77%) DevOps Engineer
17 22 (2.54%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 236 (27.25%) .NET
2 148 (17.09%) ASP.NET
3 85 (9.82%) HTML
4 83 (9.58%) CSS
5 82 (9.47%) AngularJS
5 82 (9.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (9.35%) .NET Core
7 66 (7.62%) React
8 56 (6.47%) jQuery
8 56 (6.47%) XML
9 50 (5.77%) .NET Framework
10 49 (5.66%) Vue.js
11 45 (5.20%) Node.js
11 45 (5.20%) RESTful
12 38 (4.39%) Web Services
13 37 (4.27%) REST
14 36 (4.16%) Entity Framework
15 35 (4.04%) Spring
16 32 (3.70%) SOAP
17 28 (3.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 109 (12.59%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (7.27%) Greenfield Project
3 43 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (4.85%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.89%) Data Centre
6 24 (2.77%) User Experience
7 19 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 12 (1.39%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.27%) Clustering
10 11 (1.27%) NHS
11 10 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.04%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.04%) Taxonomies
13 6 (0.69%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.69%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
14 5 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
15 4 (0.46%) Public Cloud
16 3 (0.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 116 (13.39%) Windows
2 58 (6.70%) Linux
3 52 (6.00%) Windows Server
4 18 (2.08%) Unix
5 14 (1.62%) Android
6 13 (1.50%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.39%) Ubuntu
8 11 (1.27%) CentOS
8 11 (1.27%) FreeBSD
8 11 (1.27%) FreeNAS
9 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.58%) Debian
11 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2016
11 4 (0.46%) zOS
12 3 (0.35%) Windows Server 2019
13 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (16.05%) MVC
3 137 (15.82%) Problem-Solving
4 134 (15.47%) DevOps
5 132 (15.24%) Software Engineering
6 114 (13.16%) Business Intelligence
7 79 (9.12%) Analytics
8 76 (8.78%) TDD
9 72 (8.31%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (8.31%) Scrum
10 58 (6.70%) BDD
11 57 (6.58%) ETL
12 53 (6.12%) ITIL
13 51 (5.89%) Test Automation
14 46 (5.31%) Microservices
14 46 (5.31%) Visualisation
15 44 (5.08%) Data Analysis
16 43 (4.97%) Data Management
16 43 (4.97%) Web Development
17 42 (4.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 317 (36.61%) C#
2 248 (28.64%) JavaScript
3 137 (15.82%) Python
4 127 (14.67%) Java
5 108 (12.47%) T-SQL
6 49 (5.66%) PHP
7 47 (5.43%) PL/SQL
8 36 (4.16%) PowerShell
9 33 (3.81%) Bash Shell
9 33 (3.81%) C++
9 33 (3.81%) VB.NET
10 29 (3.35%) Ruby
11 28 (3.23%) VB
12 24 (2.77%) Kotlin
13 22 (2.54%) TypeScript
14 19 (2.19%) VBA
15 17 (1.96%) Scala
15 17 (1.96%) VBScript
16 14 (1.62%) C
16 14 (1.62%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (8.20%) Degree
2 13 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (1.27%) ISEB
3 11 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 8 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (0.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.46%) MCP
6 4 (0.46%) MCSE
6 4 (0.46%) PhD
7 2 (0.23%) AAT
7 2 (0.23%) ACCA
7 2 (0.23%) CIMA
7 2 (0.23%) HND
8 1 (0.12%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.97%) QA
2 10 (1.15%) SLA
3 7 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.69%) HL7
5 4 (0.46%) GDPR
6 2 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 56 (6.47%) Docker
2 30 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.31%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.27%) KVM
7 6 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.12%) Postfix
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 40 (4.62%) Kubernetes
2 28 (3.23%) Ansible
3 23 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
4 21 (2.42%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 21 (2.42%) Puppet
5 16 (1.85%) Terraform
6 11 (1.27%) CA Service Virtualization
6 11 (1.27%) Proxmox
6 11 (1.27%) SCVMM
7 8 (0.92%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.92%) Tivoli
8 7 (0.81%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.58%) Grafana
10 2 (0.23%) Nagios
10 2 (0.23%) SCCM
11 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 219 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 88 (10.16%) Oracle
3 45 (5.20%) VMware
4 31 (3.58%) Tableau
5 15 (1.73%) Databricks
5 15 (1.73%) Google
6 14 (1.62%) EnterpriseDB
7 12 (1.39%) Dell
7 12 (1.39%) Percona
7 12 (1.39%) Red Hat
7 12 (1.39%) SaltStack
7 12 (1.39%) Xamarin
8 11 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 11 (1.27%) CA
8 11 (1.27%) PlateSpin
8 11 (1.27%) Splunk
8 11 (1.27%) VirtaMove
9 10 (1.15%) SAP
10 9 (1.04%) IBM
11 7 (0.81%) Northgate