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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 165 56 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.36% 9.96% 20.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 65.48% 44.09% 59.79%
Number of salaries quoted 133 52 107
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £39,900 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
252 127 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 34.15% 22.60% 33.51%
Number of salaries quoted 215 118 183
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £38,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 171 (61.73%) .NET
2 132 (47.65%) C#
3 116 (41.88%) SQL
3 116 (41.88%) ASP.NET
4 102 (36.82%) HTML
5 94 (33.94%) JavaScript
5 94 (33.94%) Microsoft
6 77 (27.80%) CSS
7 71 (25.63%) MVC
8 58 (20.94%) Windows
8 58 (20.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 47 (16.97%) XML
10 46 (16.61%) jQuery
11 45 (16.25%) MS Excel
11 45 (16.25%) Active Directory
12 42 (15.16%) Linux
13 41 (14.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 40 (14.44%) T-SQL
15 39 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
16 38 (13.72%) SOAP
16 38 (13.72%) Subversion
17 37 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
17 37 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 37 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
18 34 (12.27%) MySQL
18 34 (12.27%) Java
19 33 (11.91%) Web Services
20 31 (11.19%) Visual Studio
20 31 (11.19%) WCF
21 30 (10.83%) PHP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 25 (9.03%) Apache
2 23 (8.30%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.78%) SharePoint
3 16 (5.78%) IIS
4 15 (5.42%) Tomcat
4 15 (5.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (3.61%) CMS
8 9 (3.25%) WebLogic
9 6 (2.17%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.08%) Lync
12 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.72%) Office Communications Server
13 1 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.36%) SAS
13 1 (0.36%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 45 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (5.42%) MS Office
3 7 (2.53%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project
5 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 11 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (3.61%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.17%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.03%) DNS
2 13 (4.69%) TCP/IP
3 12 (4.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 12 (4.33%) WAAS
4 11 (3.97%) DHCP
5 10 (3.61%) HTTP
5 10 (3.61%) Firewall
6 9 (3.25%) LDAP
6 9 (3.25%) VPN
6 9 (3.25%) OpenLDAP
6 9 (3.25%) VLAN
7 8 (2.89%) SAN
8 6 (2.17%) Internet
9 3 (1.08%) LAN
9 3 (1.08%) WAN
10 2 (0.72%) NetScaler
10 2 (0.72%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.72%) NAS
10 2 (0.72%) Wireless
10 2 (0.72%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (20.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 41 (14.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 37 (13.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 34 (12.27%) MySQL
6 19 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (6.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (5.42%) Oracle Database
9 14 (5.05%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (5.05%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 10 (3.61%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 10 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.89%) DTS
12 7 (2.53%) RDBMS
12 7 (2.53%) Relational Database
13 4 (1.44%) ZAP BI
13 4 (1.44%) OLAP
14 2 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.72%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 38 (13.72%) Subversion
2 31 (11.19%) Visual Studio
3 20 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (4.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 10 (3.61%) NUnit
6 9 (3.25%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.25%) Hudson
7 8 (2.89%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (1.44%) MSBuild
8 4 (1.44%) Selenium
9 3 (1.08%) CruiseControl
9 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.08%) Grunt
10 2 (0.72%) JIRA
11 1 (0.36%) Maven
11 1 (0.36%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.36%) MSI
11 1 (0.36%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (1.81%) Advertising
2 4 (1.44%) Finance
3 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.72%) Back Office
4 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.36%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 158 (57.04%) Developer
2 71 (25.63%) .NET Developer
3 42 (15.16%) Web Developer
4 33 (11.91%) C# Developer
5 30 (10.83%) DBA
6 27 (9.75%) SQL DBA
7 23 (8.30%) PHP Developer
8 22 (7.94%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.50%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (6.14%) Consultant
12 16 (5.78%) PHP Web Developer
13 15 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.69%) Administrator
15 12 (4.33%) Software Developer
15 12 (4.33%) Oracle DBA
16 11 (3.97%) Software Engineer
17 10 (3.61%) Architect
17 10 (3.61%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (61.73%) .NET
2 116 (41.88%) ASP.NET
3 102 (36.82%) HTML
4 77 (27.80%) CSS
5 47 (16.97%) XML
6 46 (16.61%) jQuery
7 38 (13.72%) SOAP
8 37 (13.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (11.91%) Web Services
10 31 (11.19%) WCF
11 27 (9.75%) Ajax
12 17 (6.14%) Silverlight
13 16 (5.78%) .NET Framework
14 14 (5.05%) XHTML
15 13 (4.69%) Application Packaging
16 12 (4.33%) NHibernate
16 12 (4.33%) HTML5
17 11 (3.97%) REST
18 10 (3.61%) Castle Windsor
18 10 (3.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.25%) Replication
2 8 (2.89%) CLARiiON
2 8 (2.89%) Tandem
3 7 (2.53%) Clustering
3 7 (2.53%) Celerra
4 5 (1.81%) FlexPod
5 2 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.72%) NHS
5 2 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.36%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.36%) Social Media
6 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.94%) Windows
2 42 (15.16%) Linux
3 18 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (5.78%) UNIX
5 12 (4.33%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.33%) Android
6 10 (3.61%) HPUX
6 10 (3.61%) Solaris
7 6 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (2.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.63%) MVC
2 37 (13.36%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (9.75%) Scrum
3 27 (9.75%) TDD
4 26 (9.39%) Web Development
5 24 (8.66%) Unit Testing
6 19 (6.86%) Software Engineering
7 18 (6.50%) OO
8 17 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (5.05%) Web Design
10 13 (4.69%) ETL
10 13 (4.69%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (4.33%) Android Development
11 12 (4.33%) iOS Development
11 12 (4.33%) CRM
12 11 (3.97%) Test Scripting
12 11 (3.97%) Requirements Analysis
13 10 (3.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 132 (47.65%) C#
2 116 (41.88%) SQL
3 94 (33.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (14.44%) T-SQL
5 34 (12.27%) Java
6 30 (10.83%) PHP
7 27 (9.75%) VB
8 25 (9.03%) VB.NET
9 14 (5.05%) PowerShell
9 14 (5.05%) VB6
10 11 (3.97%) Perl
10 11 (3.97%) C++
11 9 (3.25%) Python
11 9 (3.25%) Bash Shell
12 8 (2.89%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.72%) VBScript
14 1 (0.36%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 23 (8.30%) Citrix Certification
2 20 (7.22%) CCA
3 15 (5.42%) CCEA
4 14 (5.05%) Degree
4 14 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (4.33%) VTSP
5 12 (4.33%) NCDA
5 12 (4.33%) NCIE
6 11 (3.97%) MCSE
7 9 (3.25%) CCAA
8 8 (2.89%) CCEE
9 7 (2.53%) MCTS
9 7 (2.53%) MCITP
9 7 (2.53%) CCIA
9 7 (2.53%) VCAP
10 6 (2.17%) MCP
11 5 (1.81%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.81%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.72%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.89%) WAI
2 7 (2.53%) QA
3 4 (1.44%) SLA
4 3 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 45 (16.25%) Active Directory
2 24 (8.66%) XenDesktop
3 23 (8.30%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (4.69%) XenApp
6 12 (4.33%) vCloud
6 12 (4.33%) Oracle RMAN
7 11 (3.97%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (3.97%) vSphere
8 10 (3.61%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (3.25%) VMware ESX
9 9 (3.25%) qmail
9 9 (3.25%) Xen
10 1 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (6.14%) SCCM
2 12 (4.33%) Data Guard
3 10 (3.61%) SCVMM
3 10 (3.61%) NetBackup
4 6 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.17%) Pingdom
4 6 (2.17%) Nagios
5 2 (0.72%) Foglight
Vendors
1 94 (33.94%) Microsoft
2 30 (10.83%) Oracle
3 28 (10.11%) Citrix
4 24 (8.66%) VMware
5 22 (7.94%) Cisco
6 15 (5.42%) NetApp
7 14 (5.05%) EMC
8 11 (3.97%) JBoss
9 10 (3.61%) CommVault
10 7 (2.53%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.17%) New Relic
11 6 (2.17%) Zend
11 6 (2.17%) Adobe
12 4 (1.44%) Dell
13 2 (0.72%) Dialogic
13 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.72%) Pega
13 2 (0.72%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.72%) HP
13 2 (0.72%) Nortel
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