Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2550 2714 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.74% 23.35% 24.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.76% 46.02% 46.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2278 2344 2923
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £53,650
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 5697 5898 7084
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 55.28% 50.74% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4922 4987 6008
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 August 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 6 months to 17 August 2017. 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 1708 £42,500 +8.97% 134
North Yorkshire +1 362 £40,000 +6.67% 27
South Yorkshire -2 327 £42,500 +13.33% 42
East Yorkshire +9 105 £35,000 -6.67% 3
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 991 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 924 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
3 849 (33.29%) .NET
4 809 (31.73%) C#
5 686 (26.90%) Microsoft
6 648 (25.41%) JavaScript
7 614 (24.08%) Java
8 569 (22.31%) HTML
9 526 (20.63%) T-SQL
10 474 (18.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 470 (18.43%) CSS
12 439 (17.22%) MVC
13 427 (16.75%) Oracle
14 419 (16.43%) ASP.NET
15 404 (15.84%) Finance
16 398 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
17 368 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 360 (14.12%) Software Engineering
19 357 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
20 320 (12.55%) Degree
21 309 (12.12%) Scrum
22 304 (11.92%) Windows
23 294 (11.53%) Linux
24 290 (11.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 286 (11.22%) Test Automation
26 285 (11.18%) jQuery
27 277 (10.86%) Web Services
28 265 (10.39%) SDLC
29 259 (10.16%) XML
30 258 (10.12%) OO

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
1 106 (4.16%) IIS
2 62 (2.43%) SharePoint
3 58 (2.27%) SAS
4 55 (2.16%) OpenStack
5 51 (2.00%) Apache
5 51 (2.00%) CloudStack
6 50 (1.96%) JBoss
7 41 (1.61%) Confluence
7 41 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 39 (1.53%) Apache Spark
9 35 (1.37%) WebLogic
10 33 (1.29%) WebSphere
11 32 (1.25%) CMS
12 28 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 27 (1.06%) MS Exchange
14 21 (0.82%) Jetty
15 17 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
16 13 (0.51%) Apache Solr
17 11 (0.43%) WordPress
18 10 (0.39%) Mule
Applications
1 87 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 38 (1.49%) SPSS
4 20 (0.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.078%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 47 (1.84%) Maximo
2 45 (1.76%) Aligne
3 27 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 16 (0.63%) Visualfiles
6 14 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
7 12 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
8 10 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.39%) Oracle 11i
8 10 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (0.35%) SAP Hybris
10 6 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.24%) Sage 200
11 5 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
11 5 (0.20%) NetSuite
11 5 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
12 4 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
13 3 (0.12%) SAP SD
14 2 (0.078%) Magento
14 2 (0.078%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 204 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (0.82%) SaaS
4 12 (0.47%) GitHub
5 10 (0.39%) PaaS
6 9 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.27%) Office 365
8 5 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (0.20%) IaaS
8 5 (0.20%) Taleo
9 3 (0.12%) Force.com
10 2 (0.078%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.078%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
10 2 (0.078%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.078%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.039%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.039%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.039%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 42 (1.65%) Ethernet
2 32 (1.25%) Internet
3 28 (1.10%) DNS
4 27 (1.06%) Firewall
5 26 (1.02%) TCP/IP
6 25 (0.98%) WAN
7 23 (0.90%) LAN
8 22 (0.86%) SAN
9 15 (0.59%) VPN
10 14 (0.55%) HTTP
11 13 (0.51%) AMQP
12 12 (0.47%) DHCP
12 12 (0.47%) WebEx
13 8 (0.31%) SMS
14 5 (0.20%) FTP
15 4 (0.16%) LDAP
15 4 (0.16%) Remote Desktop
16 3 (0.12%) NAS
16 3 (0.12%) VoIP
16 3 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 991 (38.86%) SQL Server
2 474 (18.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 368 (14.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 357 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
5 290 (11.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 197 (7.73%) NoSQL
7 179 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 143 (5.61%) MySQL
9 138 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 115 (4.51%) Relational Database
11 102 (4.00%) Oracle Database
12 99 (3.88%) Power BI
13 95 (3.73%) SQL Server 2014
14 90 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
15 84 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
16 74 (2.90%) Big Data
17 63 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
18 55 (2.16%) MS Access
19 54 (2.12%) Hadoop
20 49 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 258 (10.12%) Git (software)
2 201 (7.88%) Visual Studio
3 192 (7.53%) Subversion
4 120 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 115 (4.51%) JIRA
5 115 (4.51%) Selenium
6 76 (2.98%) Mercurial
7 71 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
8 70 (2.75%) Oracle APEX
9 65 (2.55%) Jenkins
10 64 (2.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 56 (2.20%) NUnit
12 53 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
13 49 (1.92%) Eclipse
14 46 (1.80%) Android Studio
15 39 (1.53%) Maven
16 38 (1.49%) MSTest
17 34 (1.33%) Cucumber
18 33 (1.29%) TeamCity
19 31 (1.22%) SoapUI
General
1 404 (15.84%) Finance
2 79 (3.10%) Retail
3 71 (2.78%) Advertising
4 65 (2.55%) Games
5 56 (2.20%) Marketing
6 41 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.49%) Legal
8 24 (0.94%) Banking
9 18 (0.71%) Law
10 12 (0.47%) Telecoms
11 10 (0.39%) Electronics
12 4 (0.16%) Automotive
13 3 (0.12%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.12%) Local Government
13 3 (0.12%) Military
14 2 (0.078%) Back Office
15 1 (0.039%) Multimedia
15 1 (0.039%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.039%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.039%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1227 (48.12%) Developer
2 395 (15.49%) Analyst
3 361 (14.16%) .NET Developer
4 287 (11.25%) C# Developer
5 276 (10.82%) SQL Developer
6 273 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 238 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 215 (8.43%) Java Developer
9 211 (8.27%) Software Developer
10 170 (6.67%) DBA
11 167 (6.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 164 (6.43%) Software Engineer
13 157 (6.16%) Support Analyst
14 138 (5.41%) Applications Support
15 131 (5.14%) SQL DBA
16 125 (4.90%) Administrator
17 111 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
18 100 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
19 99 (3.88%) .NET Software Developer
20 90 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 849 (33.29%) .NET
2 569 (22.31%) HTML
3 470 (18.43%) CSS
4 419 (16.43%) ASP.NET
5 285 (11.18%) jQuery
6 277 (10.86%) Web Services
7 259 (10.16%) XML
8 236 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 207 (8.12%) .NET Framework
10 154 (6.04%) SOAP
11 146 (5.73%) AngularJS
12 120 (4.71%) WCF
13 117 (4.59%) Spring
14 110 (4.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 90 (3.53%) HTML5
16 80 (3.14%) Entity Framework
16 80 (3.14%) LINQ
16 80 (3.14%) WPF
17 78 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
17 78 (3.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 228 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (4.63%) Greenfield Project
3 95 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 81 (3.18%) Data Structures
5 67 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 60 (2.35%) User Experience
7 56 (2.20%) Management Information System
8 48 (1.88%) NHS
9 44 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
10 33 (1.29%) Replication
11 25 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 18 (0.71%) iPad
13 17 (0.67%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.67%) Clustering
14 14 (0.55%) Linux Command Line
15 13 (0.51%) AS400
15 13 (0.51%) Data Centre
16 12 (0.47%) Social Media
17 11 (0.43%) Fintech
18 10 (0.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 304 (11.92%) Windows
2 294 (11.53%) Linux
3 153 (6.00%) Unix
4 126 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 95 (3.73%) Android
6 59 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (1.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 44 (1.73%) Embedded Linux
10 40 (1.57%) Apple iOS
11 34 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 25 (0.98%) Windows 7
13 20 (0.78%) Windows XP
14 14 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.55%) Solaris
15 8 (0.31%) Windows Phone
16 6 (0.24%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.20%) Windows 8
18 4 (0.16%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 924 (36.24%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (17.22%) MVC
3 398 (15.61%) Business Intelligence
4 360 (14.12%) Software Engineering
5 309 (12.12%) Scrum
6 286 (11.22%) Test Automation
7 265 (10.39%) SDLC
8 258 (10.12%) OO
9 250 (9.80%) TDD
10 247 (9.69%) Continuous Integration
11 224 (8.78%) ETL
12 187 (7.33%) Mentoring
13 180 (7.06%) Data Modelling
14 168 (6.59%) ERP
15 151 (5.92%) Web Development
16 127 (4.98%) E-Commerce
17 125 (4.90%) DSDM
18 122 (4.78%) Analytics
19 114 (4.47%) Waterfall
20 113 (4.43%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 809 (31.73%) C#
2 648 (25.41%) JavaScript
3 614 (24.08%) Java
4 526 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 240 (9.41%) Python
6 220 (8.63%) PL/SQL
7 132 (5.18%) Ruby
8 110 (4.31%) C++
9 104 (4.08%) PHP
10 99 (3.88%) VB.NET
11 94 (3.69%) PowerShell
12 83 (3.25%) VBA
13 81 (3.18%) Bash Shell
14 80 (3.14%) VB
15 78 (3.06%) C
16 70 (2.75%) Shell Script
17 43 (1.69%) Scala
18 31 (1.22%) Go
19 20 (0.78%) ES6
20 19 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 320 (12.55%) Degree
2 73 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 64 (2.51%) ISEB
4 63 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
4 63 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 56 (2.20%) MCSE
6 45 (1.76%) MCSA
7 28 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 23 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
9 19 (0.75%) MCP
10 18 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 15 (0.59%) AWS Certification
12 11 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
13 10 (0.39%) CCNA
14 8 (0.31%) SC Cleared
15 7 (0.27%) PMI Certification
16 6 (0.24%) HND
16 6 (0.24%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (3.61%) QA
2 45 (1.76%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.22%) SLA
4 11 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.24%) PMO
7 4 (0.16%) COBIT
7 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.078%) DICOM
9 2 (0.078%) HL7
9 2 (0.078%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.039%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.039%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 103 (4.04%) Active Directory
2 61 (2.39%) vSphere
3 60 (2.35%) Docker
3 60 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 54 (2.12%) XenServer
5 52 (2.04%) Xen
6 29 (1.14%) Hyper-V
7 24 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
8 11 (0.43%) XenApp
9 9 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 8 (0.31%) KVM
11 7 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
12 6 (0.24%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.078%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.078%) Virtual Desktop
14 1 (0.039%) HDFS
14 1 (0.039%) OpenSIPS
14 1 (0.039%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.039%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 99 (3.88%) Puppet
2 79 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
3 41 (1.61%) Cobbler
3 41 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 35 (1.37%) Ansible
5 20 (0.78%) SCCM
6 19 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
7 16 (0.63%) SCOM
8 13 (0.51%) SCDPM
9 12 (0.47%) DameWare
9 12 (0.47%) Kibana
9 12 (0.47%) logstash
9 12 (0.47%) Perfmon
10 9 (0.35%) Grafana
11 8 (0.31%) WSUS
12 7 (0.27%) Backup Exec
12 7 (0.27%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.27%) LiteSpeed
12 7 (0.27%) ZENworks
13 6 (0.24%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 686 (26.90%) Microsoft
2 427 (16.75%) Oracle
3 83 (3.25%) SAP
4 74 (2.90%) VMware
5 55 (2.16%) Tableau
6 54 (2.12%) EnterpriseDB
7 46 (1.80%) Infor
8 44 (1.73%) Citrix
9 42 (1.65%) IBM
10 27 (1.06%) HP
11 25 (0.98%) Red Hat
12 24 (0.94%) Cisco
13 20 (0.78%) Apple
13 20 (0.78%) hybris
14 18 (0.71%) NetApp
15 17 (0.67%) Rackspace
16 16 (0.63%) Google
17 15 (0.59%) Netezza
17 15 (0.59%) Zend
18 14 (0.55%) EMC