The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 173 135 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.54% 21.57% 20.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.89% 48.56% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 155 131 92
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
SQL
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
413 278 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.58% 44.41% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 364 245 257
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,150 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

SQL
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Sheffield region.

SQL Salary Trend in Sheffield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL 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.

1 162 (47.79%) SQL Server
2 116 (34.22%) Microsoft
3 104 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
4 101 (29.79%) .NET
5 96 (28.32%) JavaScript
6 90 (26.55%) HTML
7 87 (25.66%) C#
8 80 (23.60%) Finance
9 79 (23.30%) CSS
10 76 (22.42%) Windows
11 75 (22.12%) Oracle
12 66 (19.47%) Java
13 63 (18.58%) ASP.NET
14 56 (16.52%) MS Excel
15 55 (16.22%) MVC
16 54 (15.93%) jQuery
17 53 (15.63%) T-SQL
18 51 (15.04%) PL/SQL
19 50 (14.75%) TDD
20 42 (12.39%) MySQL
21 41 (12.09%) Web Services
22 40 (11.80%) Degree
23 36 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 35 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
25 34 (10.03%) Business Analysis
26 33 (9.73%) ERP
27 32 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
27 32 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 31 (9.14%) Manufacturing
28 31 (9.14%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (5.01%) Lync
2 11 (3.24%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.95%) Apache
4 9 (2.65%) WebSphere
5 7 (2.06%) JBoss
5 7 (2.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (1.47%) SAS
6 5 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.88%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.88%) WordPress
7 3 (0.88%) Node.js
8 2 (0.59%) IIS
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.29%) CMS
9 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.29%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 56 (16.52%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.31%) MS Office
3 4 (1.18%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.59%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.29%) SPSS
5 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 29 (8.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 21 (6.19%) SAP Business One
3 20 (5.90%) Sage 200
3 20 (5.90%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (1.18%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.59%) Finacle
5 2 (0.59%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.59%) Summit
5 2 (0.59%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (5.31%) SaaS
3 17 (5.01%) Office 365
4 11 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.24%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.19%) SAN
2 16 (4.72%) Unified Communications
3 10 (2.95%) Internet
4 9 (2.65%) Skype
5 6 (1.77%) HTTP
6 3 (0.88%) LAN
6 3 (0.88%) WAN
7 2 (0.59%) Multicast
7 2 (0.59%) FCoE
7 2 (0.59%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.59%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.59%) NAS
7 2 (0.59%) VoIP
7 2 (0.59%) DNS
8 1 (0.29%) Firewall
8 1 (0.29%) Broadband
8 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (47.79%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.39%) MySQL
3 36 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (10.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (9.44%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (9.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 13 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (3.24%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.24%) Oracle Database
10 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (1.77%) OLAP
11 6 (1.77%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.77%) VLDB
12 5 (1.47%) OLTP
13 4 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.88%) DB2
14 3 (0.88%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 22 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.60%) JIRA
3 12 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.65%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
4 9 (2.65%) Selenium
5 8 (2.36%) Subversion
6 7 (2.06%) Ant
7 6 (1.77%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
9 4 (1.18%) Git (software)
10 3 (0.88%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.88%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.59%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.59%) Maven
11 2 (0.59%) JMeter
11 2 (0.59%) NetBeans
12 1 (0.29%) ERwin
12 1 (0.29%) TestComplete
General
1 80 (23.60%) Finance
2 31 (9.14%) Manufacturing
3 29 (8.55%) Banking
4 26 (7.67%) Retail
5 14 (4.13%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.95%) Back Office
7 8 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.06%) Law
9 6 (1.77%) Legal
10 3 (0.88%) Marketing
11 2 (0.59%) Advertising
11 2 (0.59%) Electronics
11 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.59%) Games
12 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (54.28%) Developer
2 70 (20.65%) Analyst
3 45 (13.27%) .NET Developer
4 35 (10.32%) SQL Developer
5 30 (8.85%) Java Developer
6 28 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (8.26%) C# Developer
7 27 (7.96%) Consultant
7 27 (7.96%) Web Developer
8 26 (7.67%) Senior Developer
8 26 (7.67%) Implementation Consultant
9 22 (6.49%) Support Analyst
10 21 (6.19%) Business Analyst
11 20 (5.90%) ERP Implementation Consultant
11 20 (5.90%) ERP Consultant
12 18 (5.31%) PHP Developer
13 17 (5.01%) Oracle Developer
13 17 (5.01%) Analyst Developer
13 17 (5.01%) Junior
14 16 (4.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (29.79%) .NET
2 90 (26.55%) HTML
3 79 (23.30%) CSS
4 63 (18.58%) ASP.NET
5 54 (15.93%) jQuery
6 41 (12.09%) Web Services
7 29 (8.55%) HTML5
8 27 (7.96%) XML
9 24 (7.08%) Hibernate
10 22 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (6.19%) CSS3
12 18 (5.31%) .NET Framework
12 18 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (5.31%) Spring
13 16 (4.72%) Ajax
13 16 (4.72%) AngularJS
14 15 (4.42%) XSLT
14 15 (4.42%) RESTful
15 8 (2.36%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.60%) NHS
3 18 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.42%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
6 3 (0.88%) User Experience
7 2 (0.59%) Social Media
7 2 (0.59%) iPad
7 2 (0.59%) Home Automation
7 2 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.59%) iPhone
7 2 (0.59%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.59%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.29%) Informatics
8 1 (0.29%) Statistics
8 1 (0.29%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 76 (22.42%) Windows
2 31 (9.14%) Linux
3 20 (5.90%) UNIX
4 14 (4.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (3.83%) Solaris
6 8 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (2.36%) Ubuntu
6 8 (2.36%) SUSE
6 8 (2.36%) Debian
7 6 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.47%) Windows XP
8 5 (1.47%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.88%) Android
9 3 (0.88%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.59%) AIX
11 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (16.22%) MVC
3 50 (14.75%) TDD
4 34 (10.03%) Business Analysis
5 33 (9.73%) ERP
6 22 (6.49%) Unit Testing
6 22 (6.49%) Automated Testing
7 21 (6.19%) Scrum
7 21 (6.19%) ETL
8 20 (5.90%) SDLC
8 20 (5.90%) GAP Analysis
9 19 (5.60%) Migration
9 19 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (5.31%) Software Engineering
11 17 (5.01%) Change Management
11 17 (5.01%) ITIL
12 16 (4.72%) High Availability
12 16 (4.72%) Content Management
13 15 (4.42%) Test Scripting
14 13 (3.83%) UML
Programming Languages
1 96 (28.32%) JavaScript
2 87 (25.66%) C#
3 66 (19.47%) Java
4 53 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 51 (15.04%) PL/SQL
6 30 (8.85%) PHP
7 19 (5.60%) C
8 16 (4.72%) PowerShell
9 14 (4.13%) Uniface
10 13 (3.83%) COBOL
11 12 (3.54%) VB
12 10 (2.95%) Python
12 10 (2.95%) C++
13 6 (1.77%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.47%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.47%) Perl
14 5 (1.47%) VBScript
15 4 (1.18%) VB.NET
15 4 (1.18%) Tcl
15 4 (1.18%) AWK
Qualifications
1 40 (11.80%) Degree
2 24 (7.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 12 (3.54%) ISEB
4 3 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.59%) MCSD
5 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.29%) MCSE
6 1 (0.29%) MCSA
6 1 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (8.85%) SLA
2 13 (3.83%) QA
System Software
1 21 (6.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (5.31%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 16 (4.72%) XenApp
4 16 (4.72%) XenDesktop
4 16 (4.72%) vSphere
4 16 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.59%) SRDF
5 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.59%) NFS
6 1 (0.29%) Firmware
6 1 (0.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (5.01%) SCCM
1 17 (5.01%) SCOM
1 17 (5.01%) SCVMM
2 16 (4.72%) vMotion
3 7 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.29%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 116 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 75 (22.12%) Oracle
3 28 (8.26%) Sage
4 23 (6.78%) SAP
5 21 (6.19%) VMware
6 20 (5.90%) Pegasus
7 17 (5.01%) Citrix
7 17 (5.01%) CommVault
8 10 (2.95%) HP
9 8 (2.36%) Tieto
9 8 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 7 (2.06%) Sybase
11 6 (1.77%) Adobe
12 5 (1.47%) Apple
12 5 (1.47%) Northgate
13 4 (1.18%) Pega
13 4 (1.18%) Cisco
14 3 (0.88%) Telerik
14 3 (0.88%) NetApp
14 3 (0.88%) Zend
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