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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 179 141 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 23.25% 20.80% 24.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.32% 45.48% 44.25%
Number of salaries quoted 151 133 101
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
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
444 310 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 57.66% 45.72% 56.27%
Number of salaries quoted 383 266 233
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 4 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 154 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 113 (33.63%) Microsoft
3 106 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (30.65%) .NET
5 94 (27.98%) HTML
6 92 (27.38%) JavaScript
7 90 (26.79%) C#
8 85 (25.30%) CSS
9 81 (24.11%) Windows
10 66 (19.64%) Java
11 64 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 62 (18.45%) T-SQL
12 62 (18.45%) Finance
13 61 (18.15%) Oracle
14 57 (16.96%) MVC
15 55 (16.37%) MS Excel
16 52 (15.48%) PL/SQL
17 51 (15.18%) Web Services
17 51 (15.18%) jQuery
18 48 (14.29%) TDD
19 43 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 41 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
21 40 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 33 (9.82%) ERP
23 32 (9.52%) Banking
23 32 (9.52%) Degree
23 32 (9.52%) HTML5
24 31 (9.23%) Retail
24 31 (9.23%) Manufacturing
25 30 (8.93%) VMware

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 20 (5.95%) Lync
2 18 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 18 (5.36%) JBoss
3 11 (3.27%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.98%) WebLogic
5 9 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (2.38%) Apache
7 5 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.19%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.89%) WordPress
10 2 (0.60%) SAS
11 1 (0.30%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.30%) CMS
11 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.30%) Node.js
11 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 55 (16.37%) MS Excel
2 22 (6.55%) MS Office
3 4 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.60%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.30%) SPSS
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project
6 1 (0.30%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.30%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 30 (8.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 20 (5.95%) SAP Business One
3 17 (5.06%) Pegasus Opera
3 17 (5.06%) Sage 200
4 6 (1.79%) Finacle
4 6 (1.79%) Temenos T24
4 6 (1.79%) FLEXCUBE
4 6 (1.79%) Summit
5 4 (1.19%) MFGPRO
6 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.30%) Primavera
7 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 21 (6.25%) Office 365
2 18 (5.36%) SaaS
3 12 (3.57%) Amazon S3
4 11 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.60%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 22 (6.55%) SAN
2 16 (4.76%) Unified Communications
3 12 (3.57%) Internet
4 5 (1.49%) DNS
5 4 (1.19%) HTTP
5 4 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.60%) Firewall
7 2 (0.60%) VoIP
8 1 (0.30%) DHCP
8 1 (0.30%) WAN
8 1 (0.30%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) Broadband
8 1 (0.30%) LAN
8 1 (0.30%) PBX
8 1 (0.30%) Wireless
8 1 (0.30%) IPsec
8 1 (0.30%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 43 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 40 (11.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (8.63%) MySQL
7 28 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 18 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (4.76%) Oracle Database
10 13 (3.87%) Relational Database
10 13 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (2.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (2.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (1.79%) Oracle Database 12c
13 6 (1.79%) VLDB
14 5 (1.49%) SQLite
15 4 (1.19%) OLAP
15 4 (1.19%) Oracle9i Database
15 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (6.55%) Visual Studio
2 19 (5.65%) Eclipse
3 13 (3.87%) Oracle Forms
3 13 (3.87%) JIRA
3 13 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (3.57%) Subversion
5 11 (3.27%) Ant
6 8 (2.38%) Selenium
7 7 (2.08%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.49%) Xcode
9 3 (0.89%) PowerBuilder
9 3 (0.89%) JUnit
9 3 (0.89%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.89%) WATIR
9 3 (0.89%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.60%) Maven
10 2 (0.60%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.60%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.30%) ERwin
General
1 62 (18.45%) Finance
2 32 (9.52%) Banking
3 31 (9.23%) Retail
3 31 (9.23%) Manufacturing
4 18 (5.36%) Retail Banking
5 10 (2.98%) Back Office
6 8 (2.38%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.79%) Legal
8 5 (1.49%) Marketing
9 4 (1.19%) Law
10 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.60%) Advertising
11 2 (0.60%) Electronics
12 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 177 (52.68%) Developer
2 52 (15.48%) Analyst
3 45 (13.39%) .NET Developer
4 34 (10.12%) Consultant
5 32 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 28 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 27 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 27 (8.04%) SQL Developer
7 27 (8.04%) Implementation Consultant
8 24 (7.14%) Web Developer
9 22 (6.55%) Senior Developer
10 19 (5.65%) ERP Consultant
10 19 (5.65%) ERP Implementation Consultant
11 18 (5.36%) Business Analyst
12 16 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 16 (4.76%) Junior
12 16 (4.76%) PHP Developer
13 15 (4.46%) DBA
14 12 (3.57%) Graduate
15 11 (3.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (30.65%) .NET
2 94 (27.98%) HTML
3 85 (25.30%) CSS
4 64 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 51 (15.18%) Web Services
5 51 (15.18%) jQuery
6 32 (9.52%) HTML5
7 30 (8.93%) XML
8 29 (8.63%) Hibernate
9 25 (7.44%) CSS3
10 22 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (5.95%) RESTful
12 19 (5.65%) Spring
12 19 (5.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (5.06%) Ajax
13 17 (5.06%) .NET Framework
14 16 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 15 (4.46%) AngularJS
16 13 (3.87%) SOAP
17 12 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.76%) NHS
3 14 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.19%) Mathematics
7 3 (0.89%) BBC
7 3 (0.89%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.89%) Social Media
8 2 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.60%) Open Source
8 2 (0.60%) iPhone
8 2 (0.60%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.60%) Home Automation
8 2 (0.60%) Statistics
8 2 (0.60%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.60%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) Replication
9 1 (0.30%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 81 (24.11%) Windows
2 20 (5.95%) UNIX
3 17 (5.06%) Solaris
4 15 (4.46%) Linux
5 14 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.68%) Android
7 9 (2.68%) Apple iOS
8 8 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (1.49%) Windows 7
10 4 (1.19%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.19%) SUSE
10 4 (1.19%) Debian
10 4 (1.19%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.89%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.60%) AIX
13 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (31.55%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (16.96%) MVC
3 48 (14.29%) TDD
4 33 (9.82%) ERP
5 29 (8.63%) Business Analysis
6 25 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
6 25 (7.44%) Automated Testing
7 22 (6.55%) Software Engineering
8 21 (6.25%) Scrum
9 20 (5.95%) Change Management
9 20 (5.95%) ITIL
10 19 (5.65%) GAP Analysis
11 18 (5.36%) Migration
11 18 (5.36%) ETL
12 16 (4.76%) High Availability
12 16 (4.76%) Unit Testing
13 14 (4.17%) Content Management
14 12 (3.57%) Refactoring
14 12 (3.57%) Web Development
14 12 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 92 (27.38%) JavaScript
2 90 (26.79%) C#
3 66 (19.64%) Java
4 62 (18.45%) T-SQL
5 52 (15.48%) PL/SQL
6 30 (8.93%) PHP
7 16 (4.76%) PowerShell
8 15 (4.46%) C
8 15 (4.46%) COBOL
9 11 (3.27%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.38%) VB
10 8 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.38%) Python
11 7 (2.08%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.49%) C++
12 5 (1.49%) Perl
12 5 (1.49%) Objective-C
12 5 (1.49%) Uniface
12 5 (1.49%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (9.52%) Degree
2 29 (8.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.27%) ISEB
3 11 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.49%) MCSE
4 5 (1.49%) MCSA
5 3 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.60%) MCITP
6 2 (0.60%) MCP
6 2 (0.60%) MCSD
7 1 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) MCDST
7 1 (0.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.74%) SLA
2 13 (3.87%) QA
System Software
1 25 (7.44%) Active Directory
2 23 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 16 (4.76%) vSphere
4 16 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (4.76%) XenApp
4 16 (4.76%) XenDesktop
4 16 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.30%) Firmware
6 1 (0.30%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.30%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (5.95%) SCCM
1 20 (5.95%) SCOM
1 20 (5.95%) SCVMM
2 16 (4.76%) vMotion
3 6 (1.79%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.79%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.89%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.30%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 113 (33.63%) Microsoft
2 61 (18.15%) Oracle
3 30 (8.93%) VMware
4 25 (7.44%) Sage
5 23 (6.85%) SAP
6 20 (5.95%) CommVault
6 20 (5.95%) Citrix
7 17 (5.06%) Pegasus
8 8 (2.38%) Tieto
8 8 (2.38%) Apple
9 7 (2.08%) Adobe
10 6 (1.79%) Fiserv
10 6 (1.79%) Avaloq
10 6 (1.79%) Google
10 6 (1.79%) HP
10 6 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.19%) Pega
11 4 (1.19%) Cisco
12 3 (0.89%) Sony
12 3 (0.89%) Telerik
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: Car allowance, mileage + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, bupa health care
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Culture
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Ashdown Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + car, benefits, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£30K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits + Flexible Working + 25 Days Ho
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Sheffield
EMIS
Salary: £22,000 - £28,000 dependant on level of experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Sheffield
Blue Town Online
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago