The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 121 111 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.15% 21.55% 20.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 55.25% 73.03% 52.52%
Number of salaries quoted 105 94 118
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,650 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
219 152 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.24% 29.51% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 189 125 219
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
South Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 129 (56.58%) .NET
2 112 (49.12%) SQL
3 108 (47.37%) C#
4 83 (36.40%) ASP.NET
5 67 (29.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 64 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (27.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 60 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 57 (25.00%) Windows
10 54 (23.68%) Linux
11 50 (21.93%) JavaScript
12 49 (21.49%) Oracle
13 44 (19.30%) HTML
14 42 (18.42%) MS Excel
14 42 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
15 41 (17.98%) CSS
16 40 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
17 38 (16.67%) T-SQL
18 37 (16.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 37 (16.23%) MVC
19 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
20 34 (14.91%) SharePoint
21 33 (14.47%) Degree
21 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
22 32 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 32 (14.04%) CRM
22 32 (14.04%) MySQL
23 29 (12.72%) Oracle Database
24 28 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
24 28 (12.28%) IIS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 34 (14.91%) SharePoint
2 28 (12.28%) IIS
3 24 (10.53%) Apache
4 14 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.82%) MS Exchange
6 9 (3.95%) WebLogic
7 8 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (2.19%) CMS
9 4 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.88%) Lync
12 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.44%) nginx
12 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.44%) Gunicorn
12 1 (0.44%) uWSGI
12 1 (0.44%) SAS
Applications
1 42 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.07%) PowerPivot
2 7 (3.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.44%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.14%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.82%) OpenLDAP
2 11 (4.82%) LDAP
2 11 (4.82%) HTTP
2 11 (4.82%) VPN
2 11 (4.82%) VLAN
3 10 (4.39%) Firewall
4 8 (3.51%) DNS
4 8 (3.51%) SAN
5 6 (2.63%) DHCP
6 5 (2.19%) Internet
6 5 (2.19%) WAN
7 4 (1.75%) LAN
8 3 (1.32%) NAS
9 2 (0.88%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (29.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 62 (27.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (18.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (16.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (14.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 32 (14.04%) MySQL
7 29 (12.72%) Oracle Database
8 28 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
9 26 (11.40%) SQL Server 2012
10 21 (9.21%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 12 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
11 12 (5.26%) Relational Database
12 11 (4.82%) OLAP
13 10 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (3.51%) ZAP BI
15 7 (3.07%) PerformancePoint
15 7 (3.07%) RDBMS
16 6 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
17 5 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 18 (7.89%) Subversion
3 9 (3.95%) TeamCity
3 9 (3.95%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.95%) Hudson
3 9 (3.95%) Eclipse
4 6 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
4 6 (2.63%) JIRA
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.75%) WinRunner
6 4 (1.75%) MorphX
6 4 (1.75%) QARun
7 3 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.88%) Toad
9 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.44%) Selenium
9 1 (0.44%) NUnit
9 1 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 9 (3.95%) Back Office
2 7 (3.07%) Manufacturing
3 2 (0.88%) Law
3 2 (0.88%) Legal
4 1 (0.44%) Marketing
4 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Finance
4 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 129 (56.58%) Developer
2 54 (23.68%) .NET Developer
3 32 (14.04%) Web Developer
4 31 (13.60%) DBA
5 30 (13.16%) Senior Developer
6 26 (11.40%) C# Developer
7 23 (10.09%) Administrator
8 21 (9.21%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (9.21%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (7.89%) .NET Web Developer
9 18 (7.89%) SQL DBA
10 16 (7.02%) Oracle DBA
11 14 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
12 13 (5.70%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 12 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (4.82%) CRM Developer
14 11 (4.82%) Analyst
14 11 (4.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 10 (4.39%) .NET Programmer
15 10 (4.39%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (56.58%) .NET
2 83 (36.40%) ASP.NET
3 44 (19.30%) HTML
4 41 (17.98%) CSS
5 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (10.96%) Web Services
7 22 (9.65%) MDX
8 20 (8.77%) SOAP
9 19 (8.33%) WCF
9 19 (8.33%) jQuery
10 17 (7.46%) XML
11 16 (7.02%) .NET Framework
12 15 (6.58%) WPF
13 13 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (5.70%) WinForms
14 12 (5.26%) Ajax
14 12 (5.26%) REST
15 11 (4.82%) Silverlight
16 9 (3.95%) COM
17 6 (2.63%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.75%) Clustering
3 4 (1.75%) Replication
3 4 (1.75%) N-Tier
4 2 (0.88%) NHS
4 2 (0.88%) DTV
4 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.44%) iPad
5 1 (0.44%) Open Source
5 1 (0.44%) iPhone
5 1 (0.44%) Firmware
5 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.00%) Windows
2 54 (23.68%) Linux
3 28 (12.28%) UNIX
4 22 (9.65%) Solaris
5 16 (7.02%) HPUX
6 15 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (5.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.39%) Debian
9 8 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.23%) MVC
3 35 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (14.04%) CRM
5 26 (11.40%) Scrum
6 25 (10.96%) OO
7 24 (10.53%) TDD
7 24 (10.53%) Test Scripting
8 18 (7.89%) Unit Testing
9 16 (7.02%) ITIL
10 15 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (5.70%) BDD
12 12 (5.26%) Software Engineering
12 12 (5.26%) ETL
13 10 (4.39%) Web Development
14 9 (3.95%) Dimensional Modelling
14 9 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.95%) Automation Testing
14 9 (3.95%) Project Management
15 8 (3.51%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 112 (49.12%) SQL
2 108 (47.37%) C#
3 50 (21.93%) JavaScript
4 38 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 24 (10.53%) Java
6 15 (6.58%) PHP
7 14 (6.14%) Perl
8 12 (5.26%) VB
8 12 (5.26%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.82%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.39%) Python
11 4 (1.75%) VBScript
11 4 (1.75%) X++
12 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.32%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.32%) C++
13 2 (0.88%) VB6
14 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (14.47%) Degree
2 11 (4.82%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.07%) ISEB
5 6 (2.63%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) CCNP
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
7 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.44%) MCSE
7 1 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.26%) QA
2 9 (3.95%) SLA
3 5 (2.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.88%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (9.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 21 (9.21%) Oracle RAC
3 19 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 11 (4.82%) Xen
5 10 (4.39%) VMware ESX
6 9 (3.95%) qmail
7 6 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (1.32%) vSphere
9 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (9.21%) Data Guard
2 16 (7.02%) NetBackup
3 8 (3.51%) Nagios
4 7 (3.07%) SCCM
4 7 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.88%) Foglight
5 2 (0.88%) WSUS
5 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.44%) MOM
Vendors
1 60 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 49 (21.49%) Oracle
3 19 (8.33%) JBoss
4 16 (7.02%) CommVault
5 13 (5.70%) VMware
6 11 (4.82%) Cisco
7 10 (4.39%) Salesforce.com
7 10 (4.39%) Siebel
8 9 (3.95%) NetSuite
9 7 (3.07%) New Relic
10 5 (2.19%) Business Objects
11 4 (1.75%) Dell
11 4 (1.75%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.32%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.88%) Nortel
13 2 (0.88%) Avaya
13 2 (0.88%) HP
13 2 (0.88%) Dialogic
14 1 (0.44%) Twitter
14 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Balfour Beatty
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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