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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 154 80 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 21.04% 14.87% 15.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.74% 37.74% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 114 74 87
Average salary £33,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,813 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,700 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
378 212 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 51.64% 39.41% 51.81%
Number of salaries quoted 316 203 278
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 112 (38.49%) SQL Server
2 106 (36.43%) .NET
3 99 (34.02%) HTML
4 83 (28.52%) JavaScript
5 74 (25.43%) Microsoft
6 71 (24.40%) C#
7 67 (23.02%) Web Services
8 63 (21.65%) UNIX
9 62 (21.31%) Java
10 61 (20.96%) CSS
11 57 (19.59%) SOAP
12 53 (18.21%) XML
13 49 (16.84%) ASP.NET
14 46 (15.81%) Oracle
15 45 (15.46%) jQuery
16 44 (15.12%) MS Excel
17 41 (14.09%) T-SQL
18 37 (12.71%) Apache
19 36 (12.37%) Linux
20 35 (12.03%) JBoss
20 35 (12.03%) Hibernate
20 35 (12.03%) Banking
21 34 (11.68%) PL/SQL
21 34 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
22 33 (11.34%) WebSphere
23 32 (11.00%) ITIL
24 31 (10.65%) Windows
24 31 (10.65%) Eclipse
24 31 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 30 (10.31%) E-Commerce

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 37 (12.71%) Apache
2 33 (11.34%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.47%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.75%) CMS
6 7 (2.41%) Jetty
6 7 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.72%) IIS
8 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.37%) SAS
9 3 (1.03%) Node.js
9 3 (1.03%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.69%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.34%) WordPress
11 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 44 (15.12%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.41%) Photoshop
3 6 (2.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.69%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (6.53%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (3.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.06%) Sage 200
3 6 (2.06%) Magento
4 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.34%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.03%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.03%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.03%) ElastiCache
2 3 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.44%) SAN
2 8 (2.75%) HTTP
3 3 (1.03%) Internet
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (0.69%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) ATM
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (38.49%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (10.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (9.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (9.97%) MySQL
5 26 (8.93%) SQL Server 2005
6 24 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (7.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (5.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (5.15%) Relational Database
10 13 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (4.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (4.12%) Oracle Database
12 10 (3.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 10 (3.44%) RDBMS
13 9 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
14 7 (2.41%) QlikView
14 7 (2.41%) DTS
15 6 (2.06%) OLAP
16 4 (1.37%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 31 (10.65%) Eclipse
2 27 (9.28%) Subversion
3 19 (6.53%) Visual Studio
4 10 (3.44%) JIRA
5 7 (2.41%) FitNesse
6 4 (1.37%) Ant
6 4 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.69%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 35 (12.03%) Banking
2 23 (7.90%) Finance
3 15 (5.15%) Retail
4 11 (3.78%) Retail Banking
5 5 (1.72%) Advertising
6 3 (1.03%) Back Office
7 1 (0.34%) Marketing
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 125 (42.96%) Developer
2 85 (29.21%) Analyst
3 43 (14.78%) Web Developer
4 33 (11.34%) Java Developer
5 31 (10.65%) Support Analyst
6 26 (8.93%) PHP Developer
7 25 (8.59%) .NET Developer
7 25 (8.59%) DBA
8 24 (8.25%) Technical Analyst
8 24 (8.25%) SQL DBA
9 22 (7.56%) Service Analyst
10 19 (6.53%) Consultant
11 18 (6.19%) Technical Consultant
12 17 (5.84%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.50%) Business Analyst
14 15 (5.15%) PHP Web Developer
15 13 (4.47%) Applications Developer
15 13 (4.47%) Team Leader
16 12 (4.12%) Support Engineer
17 11 (3.78%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (36.43%) .NET
2 99 (34.02%) HTML
3 67 (23.02%) Web Services
4 61 (20.96%) CSS
5 57 (19.59%) SOAP
6 53 (18.21%) XML
7 49 (16.84%) ASP.NET
8 45 (15.46%) jQuery
9 35 (12.03%) Hibernate
10 24 (8.25%) RESTful
11 18 (6.19%) REST
12 17 (5.84%) Ajax
12 17 (5.84%) WCF
13 15 (5.15%) J2EE
14 11 (3.78%) Java EE
14 11 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (3.78%) XHTML
15 9 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (3.09%) LINQ
15 9 (3.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.22%) Management Information System
2 10 (3.44%) Firmware
3 6 (2.06%) Replication
4 5 (1.72%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.37%) Clustering
5 4 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.37%) Social Media
6 3 (1.03%) Telematics
6 3 (1.03%) NHS
6 3 (1.03%) W3C
6 3 (1.03%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.69%) FlexPod
7 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.69%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.34%) FMCG
8 1 (0.34%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.34%) Statistics
8 1 (0.34%) EFT
8 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 63 (21.65%) UNIX
2 36 (12.37%) Linux
3 31 (10.65%) Windows
4 19 (6.53%) Solaris
5 18 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (3.44%) HPUX
8 9 (3.09%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (2.41%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (11.00%) ITIL
2 30 (10.31%) E-Commerce
2 30 (10.31%) Incident Management
3 29 (9.97%) MVC
4 28 (9.62%) ERP
5 24 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (7.56%) Software Engineering
7 21 (7.22%) Supplier Management
7 21 (7.22%) Web Development
8 19 (6.53%) Migration
8 19 (6.53%) TDD
9 15 (5.15%) Scrum
10 14 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (4.81%) Project Management
10 14 (4.81%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.47%) Data Migration
11 13 (4.47%) ETL
11 13 (4.47%) Web Design
12 12 (4.12%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (3.78%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 83 (28.52%) JavaScript
2 71 (24.40%) C#
3 62 (21.31%) Java
4 41 (14.09%) T-SQL
5 34 (11.68%) PL/SQL
6 29 (9.97%) PHP
7 15 (5.15%) VB
8 12 (4.12%) VB.NET
9 7 (2.41%) VBA
9 7 (2.41%) C++
10 5 (1.72%) VBScript
10 5 (1.72%) VB6
11 3 (1.03%) C
12 2 (0.69%) SAS Macro
13 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.34%) Ruby
13 1 (0.34%) VC++
13 1 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (5.50%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.37%) ISEB
4 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.69%) VCAP
5 2 (0.69%) VTSP
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.69%) VCDX
5 2 (0.69%) NCDA
5 2 (0.69%) NCIE
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.34%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.15%) QA
2 9 (3.09%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 10 (3.44%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (3.09%) XenServer
3 5 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.69%) XenApp
5 2 (0.69%) vSphere
5 2 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.34%) HDFS
6 1 (0.34%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (3.44%) NetBackup
1 10 (3.44%) Data Guard
2 9 (3.09%) SCDPM
3 7 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.69%) Legato
5 1 (0.34%) Cacti
5 1 (0.34%) Nagios
5 1 (0.34%) Foglight
Vendors
1 74 (25.43%) Microsoft
2 46 (15.81%) Oracle
3 35 (12.03%) JBoss
4 15 (5.15%) VMware
5 12 (4.12%) CommVault
6 11 (3.78%) HP
7 9 (3.09%) Veeam
8 6 (2.06%) Adobe
8 6 (2.06%) Citrix
8 6 (2.06%) Zend
9 2 (0.69%) AppSense
9 2 (0.69%) NetApp
9 2 (0.69%) Sage
9 2 (0.69%) Cisco
9 2 (0.69%) Symantec
9 2 (0.69%) Pega
9 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) Google
10 1 (0.34%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £23000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £28000.00 - £31500.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £18000 to £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £36000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Simcyp (a Certara Company)
Salary: Commensurate with experience, plus pension contribution, health scheme
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + Car, flexitime, gym & generous holidays
Posted: 24 days ago