The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 157 120 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.18% 16.15% 21.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.26% 56.34% 74.66%
Number of salaries quoted 154 107 92
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
230 213 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.56% 28.67% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 215 186 119
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sheffield region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 191 (63.46%) .NET
2 180 (59.80%) C#
3 167 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (49.83%) ASP.NET
5 145 (48.17%) SQL
6 128 (42.52%) MVC
7 112 (37.21%) Microsoft
8 101 (33.55%) JavaScript
9 97 (32.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 84 (27.91%) HTML
11 80 (26.58%) CSS
12 72 (23.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 65 (21.59%) SQL Server 2005
13 65 (21.59%) jQuery
14 56 (18.60%) TDD
14 56 (18.60%) Windows
15 54 (17.94%) MS Excel
15 54 (17.94%) T-SQL
15 54 (17.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 52 (17.28%) .NET Framework
17 49 (16.28%) WCF
17 49 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
18 46 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
18 46 (15.28%) Entity Framework
18 46 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
19 45 (14.95%) SQL Server 2012
20 41 (13.62%) Scrum
21 40 (13.29%) Web Services
22 38 (12.62%) Unit Testing
23 37 (12.29%) RESTful

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (9.97%) SharePoint
2 26 (8.64%) Node.js
3 9 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (2.33%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.33%) IIS
4 7 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.99%) CMS
5 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.00%) Drupal
7 3 (1.00%) ArcGIS
8 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (17.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.99%) MS Office
3 6 (1.99%) PowerPivot
4 4 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.33%) MS Project
7 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.33%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 31 (10.30%) Dynamics NAV
2 18 (5.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (4.98%) SAP Business One
3 15 (4.98%) Sage 200
3 15 (4.98%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (1.33%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (5.32%) SaaS
3 12 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.65%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) VPN
1 7 (2.33%) Internet
2 6 (1.99%) NAS
2 6 (1.99%) SAN
3 1 (0.33%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.33%) Firewall
3 1 (0.33%) Wireless
3 1 (0.33%) IPsec
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.33%) DNS
3 1 (0.33%) Broadband
3 1 (0.33%) PBX
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (23.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 65 (21.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 54 (17.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
4 46 (15.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (14.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 28 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (8.64%) NoSQL
8 17 (5.65%) Oracle Database
9 11 (3.65%) MySQL
9 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (3.32%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (2.66%) Oracle9i Database
11 8 (2.66%) Relational Database
11 8 (2.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 6 (1.99%) VLDB
13 5 (1.66%) SQLite
14 4 (1.33%) OLAP
14 4 (1.33%) OLTP
15 3 (1.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 35 (11.63%) Visual Studio
2 30 (9.97%) Git (software)
3 22 (7.31%) Eclipse
4 11 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (2.99%) JIRA
6 8 (2.66%) Xcode
7 7 (2.33%) NUnit
8 5 (1.66%) Subversion
9 4 (1.33%) MSTest
10 3 (1.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.00%) Selenium
10 3 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.33%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 37 (12.29%) Finance
2 31 (10.30%) Manufacturing
3 15 (4.98%) Retail
4 8 (2.66%) Back Office
5 3 (1.00%) Automotive
5 3 (1.00%) Law
5 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.66%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Legal
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
Job Titles
1 229 (76.08%) Developer
2 108 (35.88%) .NET Developer
3 53 (17.61%) Senior Developer
4 43 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 41 (13.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 32 (10.63%) Software Developer
7 25 (8.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (7.97%) Consultant
8 24 (7.97%) Implementation Consultant
9 23 (7.64%) SQL Developer
9 23 (7.64%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (6.64%) ERP Implementation Consultant
10 20 (6.64%) C# Software Developer
10 20 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (6.64%) Senior .NET Developer
10 20 (6.64%) ERP Consultant
11 17 (5.65%) Analyst
11 17 (5.65%) CRM Developer
12 14 (4.65%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.65%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (63.46%) .NET
2 150 (49.83%) ASP.NET
3 97 (32.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 84 (27.91%) HTML
5 80 (26.58%) CSS
6 65 (21.59%) jQuery
7 52 (17.28%) .NET Framework
8 49 (16.28%) WCF
8 49 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 46 (15.28%) Entity Framework
10 40 (13.29%) Web Services
11 37 (12.29%) RESTful
12 31 (10.30%) AngularJS
13 29 (9.63%) HTML5
14 28 (9.30%) Ajax
15 27 (8.97%) CSS3
16 24 (7.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 23 (7.64%) KnockoutJS
18 20 (6.64%) XML
19 19 (6.31%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.32%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.65%) NHS
4 10 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.99%) Clustering
6 6 (1.99%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.66%) Home Automation
8 4 (1.33%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.00%) BBC
9 3 (1.00%) Tandem
9 3 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.00%) Telematics
9 3 (1.00%) Social Media
9 3 (1.00%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
10 2 (0.66%) iPad
10 2 (0.66%) FMCG
10 2 (0.66%) iPhone
10 2 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 56 (18.60%) Windows
2 20 (6.64%) Android
3 19 (6.31%) Linux
4 18 (5.98%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (5.65%) Apple iOS
6 14 (4.65%) UNIX
7 10 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.33%) SUSE
8 4 (1.33%) Debian
8 4 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.33%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.66%) AIX
10 2 (0.66%) Solaris
11 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (55.48%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (42.52%) MVC
3 56 (18.60%) TDD
4 41 (13.62%) Scrum
5 38 (12.62%) Unit Testing
6 32 (10.63%) OO
6 32 (10.63%) ERP
7 29 (9.63%) Web Application Development
8 26 (8.64%) BDD
8 26 (8.64%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (8.31%) Test Scripting
10 22 (7.31%) Business Analysis
11 21 (6.98%) Software Engineering
12 20 (6.64%) ETL
13 19 (6.31%) CRM
13 19 (6.31%) GAP Analysis
14 16 (5.32%) iOS Development
15 14 (4.65%) Content Management
16 12 (3.99%) E-Commerce
16 12 (3.99%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 180 (59.80%) C#
2 145 (48.17%) SQL
3 101 (33.55%) JavaScript
4 54 (17.94%) T-SQL
5 26 (8.64%) Ruby
6 15 (4.98%) VB.NET
6 15 (4.98%) Java
7 14 (4.65%) PHP
8 13 (4.32%) C
8 13 (4.32%) VB
9 10 (3.32%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.66%) Objective-C
11 5 (1.66%) Apple Swift
11 5 (1.66%) Python
11 5 (1.66%) C++
12 4 (1.33%) VBA
12 4 (1.33%) VBScript
12 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.00%) Uniface
13 3 (1.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (10.30%) Degree
2 18 (5.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.00%) ISEB
3 3 (1.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.33%) MCITP
4 1 (0.33%) MCP
4 1 (0.33%) MCSD
4 1 (0.33%) MCSE
4 1 (0.33%) MCSA
4 1 (0.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.66%) SLA
2 3 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.99%) XenApp
3 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (1.99%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (1.99%) Opsview
2 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.33%) WSUS
2 1 (0.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 112 (37.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.64%) Sage
3 22 (7.31%) Oracle
4 16 (5.32%) SAP
5 15 (4.98%) Siebel
5 15 (4.98%) Pegasus
5 15 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (4.98%) NetSuite
6 7 (2.33%) Symantec
7 6 (1.99%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.99%) Citrix
7 6 (1.99%) VMware
7 6 (1.99%) Kaspersky
7 6 (1.99%) NetApp
8 5 (1.66%) Zend
8 5 (1.66%) Adobe
9 4 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.33%) Pega
10 3 (1.00%) Facebook
10 3 (1.00%) Xamarin
Sheffield, Yorkshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £24k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Entire Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: Up to £24,000 depending on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits + Flexible Working + 25 Days Ho
Posted: 5 days ago