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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 23 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 39 134 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.29% 19.17% 23.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 28.89% 52.96% 67.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 124 139
Median salary £38,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
135 253 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.23% 36.19% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 113 240 218
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of job ads across the Sheffield region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 43 (53.09%) SQL
2 32 (39.51%) .NET
3 30 (37.04%) Windows
4 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
5 28 (34.57%) C#
6 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 22 (27.16%) Linux
8 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
10 17 (20.99%) Data Warehouse
11 16 (19.75%) VMware
12 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (18.52%) HTML
12 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
13 14 (17.28%) MySQL
13 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
13 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
13 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (16.05%) MVC
15 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
16 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
17 10 (12.35%) Oracle
17 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
17 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
18 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
18 9 (11.11%) CSS
18 9 (11.11%) Web Services
18 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
18 9 (11.11%) Active Directory

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) IIS
3 5 (6.17%) CloudStack
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.47%) Apache
5 2 (2.47%) nginx
5 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Sage 200
2 2 (2.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.47%) Pegasus Opera
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) Office 365
4 3 (3.70%) Force.com
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) OneDrive
5 1 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) DNS
2 7 (8.64%) DHCP
3 3 (3.70%) Firewall
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
4 2 (2.47%) SAN
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) HTTP
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.23%) Skype
5 1 (1.23%) VLAN
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (17.28%) MySQL
2 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (6.17%) Informix
7 4 (4.94%) QlikView
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.47%) DB2
9 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.23%) DataStage
10 1 (1.23%) DTS
10 1 (1.23%) OLAP
10 1 (1.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.70%) Moq
4 3 (3.70%) NUnit
4 3 (3.70%) Subversion
5 2 (2.47%) MSI
6 1 (1.23%) Capybara
6 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.23%) RSpec
6 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (7.41%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
5 1 (1.23%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (55.56%) Developer
2 19 (23.46%) SQL Developer
3 18 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 10 (12.35%) Analyst
4 10 (12.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior SQL Developer
7 7 (8.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Consultant
9 5 (6.17%) DBA
9 5 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Lead C# Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.51%) .NET
2 19 (23.46%) ASP.NET
3 15 (18.52%) HTML
4 9 (11.11%) CSS
4 9 (11.11%) Web Services
5 8 (9.88%) .NET Framework
5 8 (9.88%) jQuery
6 6 (7.41%) Entity Framework
7 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.70%) Ajax
8 3 (3.70%) HTML5
8 3 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.70%) WPF
8 3 (3.70%) XHTML
9 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
9 2 (2.47%) LAMP
9 2 (2.47%) LINQ
10 1 (1.23%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.23%) Node.js
10 1 (1.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.47%) User Experience
6 1 (1.23%) CESG
6 1 (1.23%) Clustering
6 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.23%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.23%) iPad
6 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.23%) NHS
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (37.04%) Windows
2 22 (27.16%) Linux
3 15 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.17%) Unix
6 5 (6.17%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.23%) AIX
9 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.05%) MVC
4 8 (9.88%) Web Development
5 7 (8.64%) ETL
5 7 (8.64%) Project Management
5 7 (8.64%) Scrum
6 6 (7.41%) TDD
7 5 (6.17%) ERP
7 5 (6.17%) SDLC
8 4 (4.94%) OO
8 4 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.70%) CRM
9 3 (3.70%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.70%) Risk Management
9 3 (3.70%) Software Delivery
9 3 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) C#
3 24 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 14 (17.28%) T-SQL
5 9 (11.11%) Ruby
6 8 (9.88%) PowerShell
7 7 (8.64%) Python
7 7 (8.64%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.41%) Perl
9 4 (4.94%) PHP
10 3 (3.70%) C
10 3 (3.70%) Java
11 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.47%) Uniface
12 1 (1.23%) C++
12 1 (1.23%) R
12 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.23%) VB
12 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) CISSP
3 1 (1.23%) ISEB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) QA
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (12.35%) Hyper-V
2 9 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) BIND 9
4 1 (1.23%) Docker
4 1 (1.23%) qmail
4 1 (1.23%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.23%) Varnish
4 1 (1.23%) vCloud
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.41%) Nagios
3 5 (6.17%) Cacti
3 5 (6.17%) FortiGate
3 5 (6.17%) Grafana
3 5 (6.17%) Graphite
3 5 (6.17%) Opsview
3 5 (6.17%) Salt
4 2 (2.47%) Puppet
5 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.23%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.23%) SCCM
5 1 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (35.80%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.75%) VMware
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle
4 7 (8.64%) IBM
5 6 (7.41%) Cognos
6 5 (6.17%) Apple
6 5 (6.17%) F5
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) Sage
7 4 (4.94%) HP
8 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.70%) Tableau
9 2 (2.47%) Citrix
9 2 (2.47%) Pegasus
10 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
10 1 (1.23%) Cisco
10 1 (1.23%) Informatica
10 1 (1.23%) New Relic
10 1 (1.23%) Perforce
10 1 (1.23%) SaltStack
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