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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 166 135 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 22.93% 20.03% 13.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.15% 42.19% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 159 115 71
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,100 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
424 320 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.56% 47.48% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 397 284 241
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,400 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
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 31 July 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Sheffield

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 152 (43.80%) SQL Server
2 97 (27.95%) Finance
3 93 (26.80%) JavaScript
4 92 (26.51%) Microsoft
5 89 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
5 89 (25.65%) Oracle
6 87 (25.07%) .NET
7 85 (24.50%) HTML
8 77 (22.19%) Windows
9 74 (21.33%) CSS
10 72 (20.75%) Java
11 65 (18.73%) C#
12 55 (15.85%) T-SQL
13 54 (15.56%) MySQL
14 53 (15.27%) PL/SQL
14 53 (15.27%) Degree
15 52 (14.99%) ASP.NET
16 49 (14.12%) MVC
17 48 (13.83%) jQuery
18 45 (12.97%) TDD
19 44 (12.68%) Linux
20 40 (11.53%) MS Excel
21 39 (11.24%) PHP
22 36 (10.37%) Business Analysis
23 35 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
23 35 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
24 32 (9.22%) ERP
24 32 (9.22%) JIRA
25 29 (8.36%) Unit Testing
25 29 (8.36%) Manufacturing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (4.03%) Apache
2 10 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.88%) Lync
3 8 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.15%) IIS
5 4 (1.15%) SAS
5 4 (1.15%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.15%) Node.js
6 3 (0.86%) CMS
6 3 (0.86%) WordPress
6 3 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 40 (11.53%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.46%) MS Office
3 3 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 27 (7.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 17 (4.90%) SAP Business One
2 17 (4.90%) Pegasus Opera
2 17 (4.90%) Sage 200
3 4 (1.15%) MFGPRO
4 1 (0.29%) Summit
4 1 (0.29%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.29%) RMDS
4 1 (0.29%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.29%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 19 (5.48%) SaaS
2 18 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.88%) Office 365
5 2 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.32%) SAN
2 13 (3.75%) Skype
3 11 (3.17%) Internet
4 10 (2.88%) Unified Communications
5 7 (2.02%) LAN
5 7 (2.02%) WAN
6 6 (1.73%) HTTP
7 4 (1.15%) FCoE
7 4 (1.15%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (1.15%) Multicast
7 4 (1.15%) NAS
8 3 (0.86%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.29%) DNS
10 1 (0.29%) VoIP
10 1 (0.29%) Intranet
10 1 (0.29%) Broadband
10 1 (0.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (43.80%) SQL Server
2 54 (15.56%) MySQL
3 35 (10.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 35 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (7.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (7.20%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.19%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (4.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.31%) Redis
11 7 (2.02%) DB2
11 7 (2.02%) OLAP
11 7 (2.02%) OLTP
11 7 (2.02%) VLDB
12 6 (1.73%) Informix
12 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (9.22%) JIRA
2 17 (4.90%) Visual Studio
3 11 (3.17%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
4 10 (2.88%) PowerBuilder
5 9 (2.59%) Subversion
6 6 (1.73%) HP UFT
6 6 (1.73%) Selenium
7 5 (1.44%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.15%) Maven
8 4 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.15%) FitNesse
9 3 (0.86%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.58%) JUnit
10 2 (0.58%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.58%) Mockito
10 2 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.58%) JMeter
10 2 (0.58%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
General
1 97 (27.95%) Finance
2 29 (8.36%) Manufacturing
3 23 (6.63%) Banking
4 15 (4.32%) Retail
5 13 (3.75%) Retail Banking
6 8 (2.31%) Marketing
7 6 (1.73%) Law
7 6 (1.73%) Legal
8 4 (1.15%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.15%) Back Office
9 2 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) Games
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (53.03%) Developer
2 92 (26.51%) Analyst
3 40 (11.53%) .NET Developer
4 36 (10.37%) SQL Developer
5 33 (9.51%) Support Analyst
6 28 (8.07%) Analyst Developer
7 26 (7.49%) Business Analyst
7 26 (7.49%) Consultant
8 25 (7.20%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.92%) Web Developer
10 23 (6.63%) Java Developer
11 22 (6.34%) Implementation Consultant
11 22 (6.34%) PHP Developer
12 21 (6.05%) C# Developer
12 21 (6.05%) C# .NET Developer
13 19 (5.48%) Software Developer
13 19 (5.48%) Junior
14 18 (5.19%) Oracle Developer
15 17 (4.90%) Applications Support
15 17 (4.90%) ERP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (25.07%) .NET
2 85 (24.50%) HTML
3 74 (21.33%) CSS
4 52 (14.99%) ASP.NET
5 48 (13.83%) jQuery
6 28 (8.07%) HTML5
7 26 (7.49%) AngularJS
8 24 (6.92%) Web Services
9 20 (5.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (5.76%) CSS3
10 17 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 17 (4.90%) Spring
11 16 (4.61%) Hibernate
11 16 (4.61%) XML
11 16 (4.61%) .NET Framework
12 13 (3.75%) XSLT
13 10 (2.88%) Ajax
13 10 (2.88%) Ext JS
14 8 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (2.31%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.88%) NHS
5 8 (2.31%) User Experience
6 7 (2.02%) Social Media
7 4 (1.15%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.58%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.29%) PMI
10 1 (0.29%) Telematics
10 1 (0.29%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.29%) Informatics
10 1 (0.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 77 (22.19%) Windows
2 44 (12.68%) Linux
3 22 (6.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (6.34%) UNIX
4 13 (3.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 13 (3.75%) SUSE
4 13 (3.75%) Debian
4 13 (3.75%) Ubuntu
5 12 (3.46%) Solaris
6 10 (2.88%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.88%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.86%) Android
8 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (25.65%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (14.12%) MVC
3 45 (12.97%) TDD
4 36 (10.37%) Business Analysis
5 32 (9.22%) ERP
6 29 (8.36%) Unit Testing
7 25 (7.20%) SDLC
8 22 (6.34%) ETL
8 22 (6.34%) Scrum
9 21 (6.05%) Automated Testing
10 18 (5.19%) GAP Analysis
10 18 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (4.90%) Workflow
11 17 (4.90%) Regression Testing
11 17 (4.90%) Test Scripting
12 16 (4.61%) Migration
12 16 (4.61%) OO
13 15 (4.32%) UML
13 15 (4.32%) Software Engineering
14 14 (4.03%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (26.80%) JavaScript
2 72 (20.75%) Java
3 65 (18.73%) C#
4 55 (15.85%) T-SQL
5 53 (15.27%) PL/SQL
6 39 (11.24%) PHP
7 27 (7.78%) Uniface
8 20 (5.76%) VB
8 20 (5.76%) C
9 18 (5.19%) C++
10 15 (4.32%) Python
11 13 (3.75%) COBOL
12 12 (3.46%) VBScript
13 10 (2.88%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.02%) ANSI SQL
15 6 (1.73%) Perl
16 5 (1.44%) VB.NET
16 5 (1.44%) PHP5
16 5 (1.44%) Bash Shell
17 4 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 53 (15.27%) Degree
2 16 (4.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.17%) ISEB
3 11 (3.17%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.58%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.58%) CISSP
5 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.58%) MCSD
5 2 (0.58%) CCNP
5 2 (0.58%) CCNA
5 2 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.58%) CIMA
5 2 (0.58%) CEH
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.07%) SLA
2 12 (3.46%) QA
3 3 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 14 (4.03%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.88%) XenApp
4 10 (2.88%) XenDesktop
4 10 (2.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 10 (2.88%) vSphere
4 10 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.15%) NFS
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (1.15%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 15 (4.32%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (2.88%) vMotion
2 10 (2.88%) SCCM
2 10 (2.88%) SCOM
2 10 (2.88%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.58%) Control-M
Vendors
1 92 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 89 (25.65%) Oracle
3 25 (7.20%) Sage
4 19 (5.48%) HP
5 18 (5.19%) SAP
6 17 (4.90%) Pegasus
7 14 (4.03%) VMware
8 13 (3.75%) Red Hat
9 10 (2.88%) Northgate
9 10 (2.88%) Citrix
9 10 (2.88%) CommVault
10 9 (2.59%) Sybase
10 9 (2.59%) Zend
11 6 (1.73%) Cisco
11 6 (1.73%) Adobe
12 5 (1.44%) NetApp
13 4 (1.15%) Pega
13 4 (1.15%) Tieto
13 4 (1.15%) EMC
13 4 (1.15%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance + Home based
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + pension, private HC
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fully Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Blackpool, Leeds, London, Manchester, Newcastle,...
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £38,000 + Digital Allowance (circa £15,000) + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Sheffield
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago