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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 27 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 37 116 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 6.65% 17.44% 24.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 24.67% 52.02% 68.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 110 146
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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
150 223 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.98% 33.53% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130 216 227
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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 29 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 31 (44.29%) SQL
2 29 (41.43%) .NET
3 28 (40.00%) C#
4 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 23 (32.86%) Windows
6 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
7 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (24.29%) Linux
8 17 (24.29%) MVC
9 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
11 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
12 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (17.14%) Web Services
12 12 (17.14%) HTML
13 10 (14.29%) MySQL
13 10 (14.29%) CSS
13 10 (14.29%) jQuery
13 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V
14 9 (12.86%) VMware
14 9 (12.86%) Visual Studio
14 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
14 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
14 9 (12.86%) DNS
15 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (11.43%) DHCP
15 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
15 8 (11.43%) Degree

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 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 5 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.86%) Apache
4 2 (2.86%) nginx
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.43%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.43%) CloudStack
5 1 (1.43%) JBoss
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.29%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.57%) Office 365
3 3 (4.29%) Force.com
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) DNS
2 8 (11.43%) DHCP
3 3 (4.29%) Firewall
3 3 (4.29%) VPN
4 2 (2.86%) SAN
4 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.43%) HTTP
5 1 (1.43%) Internet
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) MPLS
5 1 (1.43%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.43%) Skype
5 1 (1.43%) VLAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (14.29%) MySQL
5 6 (8.57%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.71%) QlikView
6 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (4.29%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.86%) DB2
8 2 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.43%) DataStage
9 1 (1.43%) DTS
9 1 (1.43%) OLAP
9 1 (1.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 4 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.29%) Moq
4 3 (4.29%) NUnit
4 3 (4.29%) Subversion
5 1 (1.43%) Capybara
5 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.43%) RSpec
5 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Legal
3 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 2 (2.86%) Advertising
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.43%) Law
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (61.43%) Developer
2 22 (31.43%) C# Developer
3 16 (22.86%) .NET Developer
4 13 (18.57%) SQL Developer
5 11 (15.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Analyst
7 9 (12.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (11.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Administrator
9 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
9 6 (8.57%) Senior SQL Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
10 5 (7.14%) Lead C# Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Lead Developer
10 5 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (5.71%) DBA
11 4 (5.71%) Programmer
11 4 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (41.43%) .NET
2 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
3 12 (17.14%) HTML
3 12 (17.14%) Web Services
4 10 (14.29%) CSS
4 10 (14.29%) jQuery
5 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (8.57%) Entity Framework
7 5 (7.14%) Ajax
8 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.71%) WPF
9 3 (4.29%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.29%) LINQ
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (4.29%) XHTML
10 2 (2.86%) LAMP
10 2 (2.86%) Middleware
10 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.43%) CSS3
11 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) CESG
5 1 (1.43%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.43%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
2 17 (24.29%) Linux
3 14 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (7.14%) Apple iOS
7 5 (7.14%) Windows 10
8 4 (5.71%) Android
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.43%) AIX
10 1 (1.43%) Debian
10 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.29%) MVC
3 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.00%) ETL
4 7 (10.00%) Project Management
4 7 (10.00%) Scrum
5 6 (8.57%) TDD
6 5 (7.14%) SDLC
6 5 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (7.14%) Web Development
7 4 (5.71%) Android Development
7 4 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.71%) iOS Development
7 4 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
7 4 (5.71%) Mobile Development
7 4 (5.71%) Release Management
8 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (4.29%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) SQL
2 28 (40.00%) C#
3 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.14%) Ruby
7 4 (5.71%) PHP
7 4 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.29%) Java
8 3 (4.29%) Python
8 3 (4.29%) VB
9 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
10 1 (1.43%) C
10 1 (1.43%) C++
10 1 (1.43%) R
10 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.43%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 7 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.43%) BIND 9
4 1 (1.43%) Docker
4 1 (1.43%) qmail
4 1 (1.43%) Shibboleth
4 1 (1.43%) Varnish
4 1 (1.43%) vCloud
4 1 (1.43%) vSphere
4 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.86%) Nagios
2 2 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (1.43%) Cacti
3 1 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.43%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.43%) Grafana
3 1 (1.43%) Graphite
3 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.43%) Opsview
3 1 (1.43%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.43%) Salt
3 1 (1.43%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) VMware
3 5 (7.14%) Apple
4 4 (5.71%) HP
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) Sage
5 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.29%) Tableau
6 2 (2.86%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos
7 1 (1.43%) ESRI
7 1 (1.43%) F5
7 1 (1.43%) Informatica
7 1 (1.43%) New Relic
7 1 (1.43%) Perforce
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) SaltStack
Sheffield
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Salary: £30178.00 - £32778.00 per annum + Excellent benefts
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: 30000-35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £30178.00 - £32778.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago