Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,877 2,454 2,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 21.44% 24.48% 23.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.87% 45.72% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,619 2,176 2,318
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £58,125 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - -

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 4,708 5,367 5,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 53.79% 53.54% 50.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,999 4,592 4,786
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 0 1,223 £42,500 -4.43% 221
North Yorkshire 0 348 £44,000 +10.00% 64
South Yorkshire -1 228 £37,500 -6.25% 69
East Yorkshire -4 49 £35,000 - 21
SQL
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 730 (38.89%) C#
2 716 (38.15%) .NET
3 617 (32.87%) Microsoft
4 605 (32.23%) SQL Server
5 578 (30.79%) JavaScript
6 570 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
7 446 (23.76%) Finance
8 435 (23.18%) MVC
9 434 (23.12%) ASP.NET
10 340 (18.11%) T-SQL
11 308 (16.41%) Software Engineering
12 305 (16.25%) Java
13 298 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 292 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
15 290 (15.45%) HTML
16 277 (14.76%) TDD
17 273 (14.54%) Windows
18 265 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
19 264 (14.06%) CSS
20 256 (13.64%) Oracle
21 211 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 206 (10.97%) Problem-Solving
23 195 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 191 (10.18%) .NET Framework
24 191 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
25 189 (10.07%) DevOps
26 187 (9.96%) Git (software)
27 186 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
28 177 (9.43%) Web Services
29 176 (9.38%) BDD

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
1 128 (6.82%) IIS
2 53 (2.82%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.65%) SAS
4 29 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 25 (1.33%) CMS
5 25 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.28%) Apache
7 22 (1.17%) Skype for Business
8 21 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 21 (1.12%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.01%) nginx
10 17 (0.91%) Umbraco
11 16 (0.85%) WebSphere
12 14 (0.75%) Apache Spark
12 14 (0.75%) CloudStack
12 14 (0.75%) OpenStack
13 13 (0.69%) JBoss
14 11 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
15 10 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 120 (6.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 90 (4.79%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.16%) SPSS
7 1 (0.053%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.053%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (0.59%) assyst
2 11 (0.59%) Oracle ERP
3 10 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
4 9 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 8 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 8 (0.43%) Sage 200
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
6 7 (0.37%) SAP Business One
7 5 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.21%) Magento
9 3 (0.16%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.16%) Epicor Tropos
9 3 (0.16%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 292 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 186 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (2.50%) SaaS
4 28 (1.49%) PaaS
5 26 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 26 (1.39%) Office 365
6 18 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
6 18 (0.96%) IaaS
7 11 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 8 (0.43%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.43%) Serverless
10 7 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
10 7 (0.37%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.27%) GitHub
12 5 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 49 (2.61%) DNS
2 34 (1.81%) SAN
3 32 (1.70%) Firewall
4 26 (1.39%) Internet
5 23 (1.23%) HTTP
5 23 (1.23%) WAN
6 20 (1.07%) LAN
7 18 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 15 (0.80%) DHCP
8 15 (0.80%) SMS
9 14 (0.75%) Intranet
10 13 (0.69%) Wireless
11 11 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
12 7 (0.37%) VPN
13 6 (0.32%) Network Security
14 5 (0.27%) Broadband
14 5 (0.27%) SMTP
15 4 (0.21%) NetScaler
15 4 (0.21%) Skype
16 3 (0.16%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 605 (32.23%) SQL Server
2 211 (11.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 195 (10.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 164 (8.74%) Data Warehouse
5 118 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 115 (6.13%) Relational Database
7 99 (5.27%) NoSQL
8 82 (4.37%) MySQL
9 81 (4.32%) Oracle Database
10 70 (3.73%) Power BI
11 51 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
12 50 (2.66%) Azure SQL Database
13 48 (2.56%) RDBMS
14 38 (2.02%) MongoDB
14 38 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
15 37 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
16 33 (1.76%) SQL Server 2014
17 32 (1.70%) Crystal Reports
18 29 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
18 29 (1.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 187 (9.96%) Git (software)
2 90 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (4.48%) Visual Studio
4 71 (3.78%) Selenium
5 59 (3.14%) Jenkins
6 52 (2.77%) JIRA
7 38 (2.02%) Subversion
8 37 (1.97%) JUnit
9 35 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
10 34 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
11 31 (1.65%) ERwin
12 30 (1.60%) Oracle Forms
13 27 (1.44%) NUnit
14 24 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
15 22 (1.17%) SpecFlow
16 21 (1.12%) JMeter
17 20 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 20 (1.07%) WebDriver
18 19 (1.01%) Protractor
18 19 (1.01%) TeamCity
General
1 446 (23.76%) Finance
2 100 (5.33%) Retail
3 49 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 48 (2.56%) Marketing
5 35 (1.86%) Advertising
6 30 (1.60%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.12%) Legal
8 13 (0.69%) Banking
9 11 (0.59%) Automotive
10 10 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.48%) Back Office
11 9 (0.48%) Games
11 9 (0.48%) Law
12 7 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.16%) Electronics
13 3 (0.16%) French Language
13 3 (0.16%) German Language
14 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 929 (49.49%) Developer
2 305 (16.25%) .NET Developer
3 301 (16.04%) C# Developer
4 248 (13.21%) Analyst
5 188 (10.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 154 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 141 (7.51%) SQL Developer
8 118 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 117 (6.23%) Software Developer
10 116 (6.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 113 (6.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 102 (5.43%) DBA
13 86 (4.58%) Java Developer
14 83 (4.42%) Applications Support
15 78 (4.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 74 (3.94%) Junior
17 69 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
18 68 (3.62%) Administrator
19 67 (3.57%) Software Engineer
20 64 (3.41%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 716 (38.15%) .NET
2 434 (23.12%) ASP.NET
3 298 (15.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 290 (15.45%) HTML
5 264 (14.06%) CSS
6 191 (10.18%) .NET Framework
7 177 (9.43%) Web Services
8 173 (9.22%) jQuery
9 145 (7.73%) Entity Framework
10 103 (5.49%) XML
11 98 (5.22%) AngularJS
12 79 (4.21%) React
13 78 (4.16%) HTML5
14 76 (4.05%) SOAP
15 72 (3.84%) RESTful
16 70 (3.73%) Spring
17 67 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 67 (3.57%) WCF
18 62 (3.30%) REST
19 55 (2.93%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 168 (8.95%) Enterprise Software
2 151 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
3 127 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
4 57 (3.04%) Computer Science
5 49 (2.61%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
7 35 (1.86%) User Experience
8 32 (1.70%) NHS
9 28 (1.49%) Mobile App
10 26 (1.39%) Fintech
10 26 (1.39%) Replication
11 22 (1.17%) Driving Licence
11 22 (1.17%) EPoS
12 19 (1.01%) Data Centre
13 15 (0.80%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.64%) AS400
15 11 (0.59%) Cloud Native
15 11 (0.59%) e-Learning
15 11 (0.59%) Linux Command Line
15 11 (0.59%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 273 (14.54%) Windows
2 168 (8.95%) Linux
3 126 (6.71%) Windows Server
4 68 (3.62%) Unix
5 56 (2.98%) Android
6 46 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (1.86%) Apple iOS
9 34 (1.81%) Windows 7
10 15 (0.80%) Ubuntu
11 14 (0.75%) Windows 10
12 12 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 11 (0.59%) CentOS
14 8 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.43%) VMS
15 6 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.21%) Debian
16 4 (0.21%) Kali Linux
16 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 435 (23.18%) MVC
3 308 (16.41%) Software Engineering
4 277 (14.76%) TDD
5 265 (14.12%) Business Intelligence
6 206 (10.97%) Problem-Solving
7 191 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (10.07%) DevOps
9 176 (9.38%) BDD
10 175 (9.32%) Scrum
11 159 (8.47%) Unit Testing
12 148 (7.88%) Pair Programming
13 124 (6.61%) ETL
13 124 (6.61%) Test Automation
14 114 (6.07%) ITIL
15 104 (5.54%) Analytics
16 96 (5.11%) OO
17 95 (5.06%) Data Modelling
17 95 (5.06%) SDLC
18 89 (4.74%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 730 (38.89%) C#
2 578 (30.79%) JavaScript
3 340 (18.11%) T-SQL
4 305 (16.25%) Java
5 162 (8.63%) Python
6 152 (8.10%) PowerShell
7 112 (5.97%) PL/SQL
8 86 (4.58%) PHP
9 73 (3.89%) C++
10 70 (3.73%) Ruby
11 64 (3.41%) VB.NET
12 50 (2.66%) Bash Shell
13 49 (2.61%) VB
14 47 (2.50%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.29%) VBA
16 33 (1.76%) R
17 31 (1.65%) C
18 20 (1.07%) Perl
19 18 (0.96%) Java 8
20 15 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 141 (7.51%) Degree
2 37 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 27 (1.44%) MCSE
5 24 (1.28%) ISEB
6 23 (1.23%) ISTQB
7 19 (1.01%) Security Cleared
8 18 (0.96%) MCSA
9 11 (0.59%) OCP
9 11 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
10 9 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 8 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
12 7 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.32%) MCSD
14 5 (0.27%) AAT
14 5 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (0.27%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.21%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (4.42%) QA
2 53 (2.82%) Data Quality
3 40 (2.13%) SLA
4 21 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.69%) PMO
6 11 (0.59%) GDPR
7 9 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 7 (0.37%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.11%) HL7
12 1 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.053%) IASME
System Software
1 86 (4.58%) Active Directory
2 49 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.40%) Docker
4 27 (1.44%) Hyper-V
4 27 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
5 19 (1.01%) vSphere
6 12 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 12 (0.64%) Xen
6 12 (0.64%) XenServer
7 7 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 7 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.11%) HDFS
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.11%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.053%) Firmware
10 1 (0.053%) LXC
10 1 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.053%) vCloud
10 1 (0.053%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 52 (2.77%) Ansible
2 49 (2.61%) Puppet
3 44 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (1.55%) Terraform
5 27 (1.44%) Cobbler
6 26 (1.39%) SCCM
6 26 (1.39%) Tivoli
7 18 (0.96%) SCOM
8 13 (0.69%) Data Guard
8 13 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
9 11 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (0.53%) ZABBIX
11 9 (0.48%) Kubernetes
12 8 (0.43%) SCVMM
12 8 (0.43%) Xymon
13 7 (0.37%) Nagios
14 5 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
15 4 (0.21%) Nessus
15 4 (0.21%) Rancher
15 4 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 617 (32.87%) Microsoft
2 256 (13.64%) Oracle
3 119 (6.34%) Xamarin
4 81 (4.32%) VMware
5 79 (4.21%) Tableau
6 50 (2.66%) Google
7 33 (1.76%) SAP
8 32 (1.70%) IBM
9 31 (1.65%) Twitter
10 30 (1.60%) Citrix
11 29 (1.55%) Cisco
12 24 (1.28%) EnterpriseDB
13 21 (1.12%) Red Hat
14 19 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
15 18 (0.96%) Sage
16 17 (0.91%) Atlassian
16 17 (0.91%) Cognos
17 16 (0.85%) Sitecore
18 14 (0.75%) Trillium
19 13 (0.69%) IFS