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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 151 116 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 19.51% 20.39% 19.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.16% 59.49% 53.63%
Number of salaries quoted 140 98 125
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,950 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,750 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
251 195 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 32.43% 34.27% 35.73%
Number of salaries quoted 234 168 233
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 194 (60.06%) .NET
2 162 (50.15%) C#
3 150 (46.44%) ASP.NET
4 142 (43.96%) Microsoft
5 124 (38.39%) MVC
6 119 (36.84%) HTML
7 113 (34.98%) SQL
8 104 (32.20%) JavaScript
9 101 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
10 87 (26.93%) CSS
11 78 (24.15%) MS Excel
12 72 (22.29%) SQL Server 2008
13 70 (21.67%) SQL Server 2005
14 66 (20.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (19.81%) Windows
16 62 (19.20%) jQuery
17 58 (17.96%) XML
18 57 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 52 (16.10%) WCF
20 50 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 48 (14.86%) Ajax
22 43 (13.31%) TDD
23 40 (12.38%) Scrum
24 38 (11.76%) .NET Framework
25 37 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
25 37 (11.46%) Unit Testing
25 37 (11.46%) Visual Studio
26 36 (11.15%) T-SQL
27 33 (10.22%) VB
27 33 (10.22%) VB.NET

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 26 (8.05%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
3 18 (5.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 16 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 15 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 12 (3.72%) IIS
6 12 (3.72%) Node.js
7 11 (3.41%) CMS
8 7 (2.17%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.55%) Apache
9 5 (1.55%) Drupal
9 5 (1.55%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.55%) WordPress
10 3 (0.93%) Lync
10 3 (0.93%) JBoss
10 3 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.93%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 78 (24.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.17%) PowerPivot
3 6 (1.86%) MS Office
3 6 (1.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.31%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (7.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.86%) Magento
5 5 (1.55%) Sage 200
5 5 (1.55%) SAP Business One
6 4 (1.24%) Pegasus Opera
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.79%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.62%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.57%) DNS
1 18 (5.57%) WAAS
1 18 (5.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (2.79%) DHCP
3 7 (2.17%) SAN
3 7 (2.17%) Internet
4 5 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.55%) LAN
4 5 (1.55%) WAN
5 4 (1.24%) VPN
6 3 (0.93%) Firewall
7 2 (0.62%) Wireless
7 2 (0.62%) IPsec
7 2 (0.62%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.62%) VLAN
8 1 (0.31%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.31%) NAS
8 1 (0.31%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (22.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 70 (21.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 57 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (15.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (6.50%) Oracle Database
7 19 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 18 (5.57%) MySQL
8 18 (5.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (3.72%) NoSQL
11 10 (3.10%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (2.79%) Oracle9i Database
13 7 (2.17%) Oracle8/8i Database
13 7 (2.17%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.55%) SQLite
15 4 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
16 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2000
16 3 (0.93%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 37 (11.46%) Visual Studio
2 28 (8.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (7.43%) Subversion
4 21 (6.50%) Git (software)
5 16 (4.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 12 (3.72%) NUnit
7 11 (3.41%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (3.10%) Xcode
9 9 (2.79%) CruiseControl
9 9 (2.79%) Grunt
10 7 (2.17%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.93%) JIRA
12 2 (0.62%) Selenium
12 2 (0.62%) Maven
12 2 (0.62%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.31%) NSubstitute
13 1 (0.31%) MSI
13 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.31%) ReSharper
13 1 (0.31%) Hudson
General
1 27 (8.36%) Manufacturing
2 19 (5.88%) Finance
3 11 (3.41%) Retail
4 5 (1.55%) Advertising
5 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.62%) Electronics
7 1 (0.31%) Back Office
7 1 (0.31%) Automotive
7 1 (0.31%) Legal
Job Titles
1 209 (64.71%) Developer
2 96 (29.72%) .NET Developer
3 40 (12.38%) C# Developer
4 39 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 31 (9.60%) Consultant
6 30 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (7.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 22 (6.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (6.81%) Web Developer
8 22 (6.81%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (6.50%) Software Developer
10 18 (5.57%) DBA
11 17 (5.26%) Analyst
11 17 (5.26%) Implementation Consultant
12 16 (4.95%) PHP Developer
12 16 (4.95%) ERP Consultant
12 16 (4.95%) ERP Implementation Consultant
13 15 (4.64%) SQL DBA
14 14 (4.33%) Software Engineer
15 13 (4.02%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (60.06%) .NET
2 150 (46.44%) ASP.NET
3 119 (36.84%) HTML
4 87 (26.93%) CSS
5 66 (20.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (19.20%) jQuery
7 58 (17.96%) XML
8 52 (16.10%) WCF
9 48 (14.86%) Ajax
10 38 (11.76%) .NET Framework
11 33 (10.22%) Web Services
12 30 (9.29%) HTML5
13 28 (8.67%) Silverlight
14 23 (7.12%) SOAP
15 22 (6.81%) XHTML
16 21 (6.50%) RESTful
16 21 (6.50%) ASP.NET Web API
17 19 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 17 (5.26%) CSS3
19 15 (4.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.64%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.02%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.72%) Celerra
5 11 (3.41%) Tandem
6 9 (2.79%) NHS
7 7 (2.17%) Replication
7 7 (2.17%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.86%) FlexPod
9 5 (1.55%) Clustering
9 5 (1.55%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.24%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.24%) User Experience
11 3 (0.93%) Social Media
11 3 (0.93%) BBC
11 3 (0.93%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.62%) FMCG
12 2 (0.62%) iPhone
12 2 (0.62%) iPad
12 2 (0.62%) Home Automation
Operating Systems
1 64 (19.81%) Windows
2 32 (9.91%) Android
2 32 (9.91%) Apple iOS
3 28 (8.67%) Linux
4 14 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.41%) UNIX
7 7 (2.17%) HPUX
7 7 (2.17%) Solaris
7 7 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.39%) MVC
2 101 (31.27%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (13.31%) TDD
4 40 (12.38%) Scrum
5 37 (11.46%) Unit Testing
6 29 (8.98%) iOS Development
6 29 (8.98%) ERP
7 28 (8.67%) OO
8 27 (8.36%) Web Development
9 26 (8.05%) E-Commerce
9 26 (8.05%) Software Engineering
10 23 (7.12%) Web Application Development
11 22 (6.81%) Android Development
11 22 (6.81%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (6.50%) Mentoring
13 17 (5.26%) Content Management
14 16 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
14 16 (4.95%) Test Scripting
15 15 (4.64%) Requirements Analysis
16 14 (4.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 162 (50.15%) C#
2 113 (34.98%) SQL
3 104 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 36 (11.15%) T-SQL
5 33 (10.22%) VB
5 33 (10.22%) VB.NET
6 24 (7.43%) Java
7 23 (7.12%) PHP
8 16 (4.95%) VB6
9 12 (3.72%) Ruby
10 10 (3.10%) Objective-C
11 8 (2.48%) C++
12 7 (2.17%) C
12 7 (2.17%) VBA
13 6 (1.86%) PHP5
14 4 (1.24%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.93%) VBScript
15 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (7.12%) Degree
2 22 (6.81%) CCA
2 22 (6.81%) Citrix Certification
2 22 (6.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (5.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 18 (5.57%) NCDA
3 18 (5.57%) NCIE
3 18 (5.57%) VTSP
4 16 (4.95%) CCEA
5 13 (4.02%) MCSE
5 13 (4.02%) MCITP
6 12 (3.72%) VCAP
6 12 (3.72%) MCTS
6 12 (3.72%) CCIA
7 6 (1.86%) CCEE
8 4 (1.24%) CCAA
8 4 (1.24%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.93%) MCP
9 3 (0.93%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.79%) WAI
2 6 (1.86%) QA
3 4 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (9.60%) Active Directory
2 26 (8.05%) Hyper-V
3 24 (7.43%) XenDesktop
4 20 (6.19%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (5.57%) vCloud
6 15 (4.64%) vSphere
7 11 (3.41%) XenApp
8 9 (2.79%) Oracle RMAN
9 7 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (1.24%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.62%) Xen
12 1 (0.31%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.31%) qmail
12 1 (0.31%) XenServer
12 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (3.41%) SCCM
2 9 (2.79%) Data Guard
3 7 (2.17%) NetBackup
4 4 (1.24%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.31%) Opsview
5 1 (0.31%) WSUS
5 1 (0.31%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.31%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 142 (43.96%) Microsoft
2 32 (9.91%) Citrix
3 30 (9.29%) VMware
4 26 (8.05%) Oracle
5 23 (7.12%) NetApp
6 22 (6.81%) EMC
7 21 (6.50%) Cisco
8 12 (3.72%) 3PAR
9 11 (3.41%) Zend
10 7 (2.17%) Adobe
10 7 (2.17%) CommVault
11 6 (1.86%) SAP
12 5 (1.55%) Dell
12 5 (1.55%) Pegasus
12 5 (1.55%) Sage
13 4 (1.24%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.93%) Sony
14 3 (0.93%) ESRI
14 3 (0.93%) Facebook
14 3 (0.93%) Yahoo!
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