Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 54 41
Rank change year-on-year -18 -13 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 11 34 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.35% 3.38% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 3.49% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 72
Sheffield median annual salary £35,750 £37,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.67% +3.45% +9.85%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,250 £47,500 £48,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -21.33% +10.29% +1.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 794 974 1,148
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 96.82% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 700 817 990
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £22,725
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Sheffield

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Sheffield

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Sheffield

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Solaris
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (45.45%) Middleware
3 5 (45.45%) Micro Focus
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle Fusion
3 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) Python
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Django
5 3 (27.27%) jQuery
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) React
5 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (27.27%) ES6
5 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Middleware
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 3 (27.27%) Django
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) React
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Solaris
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) COBOL
3 5 (45.45%) PL/SQL
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) ES6
5 3 (27.27%) Python
6 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Micro Focus
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle