The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 5
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 114 116 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.10% 18.44% 22.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.45% 34.32% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 107 143
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 289 338 431
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 61.10% 53.74% 56.05%
Number of salaries quoted 243 310 371
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Sheffield citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Sheffield

SQL
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for SQL in Sheffield

SQL
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Sheffield over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 85 (37.61%) Java
2 73 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (27.88%) Oracle
4 60 (26.55%) Degree
5 58 (25.66%) Microsoft
6 54 (23.89%) .NET
7 53 (23.45%) C#
8 51 (22.57%) JavaScript
9 47 (20.80%) Automated Testing
10 46 (20.35%) Python
11 40 (17.70%) HTML
11 40 (17.70%) Scrum
12 39 (17.26%) CSS
13 38 (16.81%) Windows
13 38 (16.81%) Linux
13 38 (16.81%) OO
14 37 (16.37%) Subversion
15 36 (15.93%) SQL Server
15 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
17 34 (15.04%) PL/SQL
18 32 (14.16%) Software Engineering
19 30 (13.27%) NoSQL
20 29 (12.83%) Algorithms
20 29 (12.83%) VMware
20 29 (12.83%) Unix
20 29 (12.83%) Active Directory
21 27 (11.95%) Oracle Reports
22 26 (11.50%) Finance
23 25 (11.06%) Ruby

SQL
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:

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.96%) JBoss
2 15 (6.64%) IIS
2 15 (6.64%) WebLogic
3 14 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 13 (5.75%) CloudStack
4 13 (5.75%) OpenStack
4 13 (5.75%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.54%) MS Exchange
6 7 (3.10%) SAS
7 6 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.21%) Apache
8 5 (2.21%) Apache Solr
8 5 (2.21%) Apache Spark
8 5 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.33%) IBM Notes
10 3 (1.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.88%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (2.65%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (2.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.18%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.42%) Office 365
3 5 (2.21%) PaaS
3 5 (2.21%) SaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.19%) Firewall
2 9 (3.98%) Cisco ASA
3 8 (3.54%) SAN
4 7 (3.10%) DNS
5 6 (2.65%) Internet
6 5 (2.21%) NAS
7 4 (1.77%) DHCP
7 4 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (15.93%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.27%) NoSQL
3 27 (11.95%) Oracle Reports
4 19 (8.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (7.52%) MySQL
6 17 (7.52%) Oracle Database
7 13 (5.75%) Crystal Reports
7 13 (5.75%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
7 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (4.42%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (2.65%) Couchbase
11 6 (2.65%) MongoDB
11 6 (2.65%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.65%) Redis
11 6 (2.65%) Riak
12 5 (2.21%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 37 (16.37%) Subversion
2 23 (10.18%) Git (software)
3 20 (8.85%) Mercurial
4 19 (8.41%) Oracle Forms
5 17 (7.52%) Maven
6 16 (7.08%) Ant
7 15 (6.64%) Selenium
8 12 (5.31%) NUnit
8 12 (5.31%) TestNG
9 11 (4.87%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.65%) Jenkins
10 6 (2.65%) JUnit
10 6 (2.65%) Mockito
11 5 (2.21%) Gradle
12 4 (1.77%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 3 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.88%) Cucumber
14 2 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (11.50%) Finance
2 10 (4.42%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.54%) Retail
5 5 (2.21%) Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Legal
7 3 (1.33%) Private Banking
7 3 (1.33%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (38.94%) Developer
2 35 (15.49%) Analyst
3 25 (11.06%) Software Engineer
3 25 (11.06%) SQL Developer
4 23 (10.18%) DevOps Engineer
5 21 (9.29%) Java Developer
5 21 (9.29%) Java Engineer
6 20 (8.85%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (7.52%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (7.08%) Senior Java Engineer
8 16 (7.08%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 16 (7.08%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.64%) Senior Developer
10 14 (6.19%) Administrator
11 13 (5.75%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.31%) .NET Developer
13 11 (4.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 11 (4.87%) Oracle Developer
14 10 (4.42%) Python Developer
14 10 (4.42%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (23.89%) .NET
2 40 (17.70%) HTML
3 39 (17.26%) CSS
4 22 (9.73%) ASP.NET
5 18 (7.96%) .NET Framework
5 18 (7.96%) Web Services
6 16 (7.08%) jQuery
7 11 (4.87%) RESTful
7 11 (4.87%) Spring
8 10 (4.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (4.42%) XML
9 9 (3.98%) WPF
10 8 (3.54%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (3.10%) AngularJS
12 6 (2.65%) Ajax
12 6 (2.65%) LINQ
13 5 (2.21%) ActiveMQ
13 5 (2.21%) J2EE
13 5 (2.21%) Lucene
13 5 (2.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.83%) Algorithms
2 21 (9.29%) Data Structures
3 20 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.96%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.98%) Biotechnology
5 9 (3.98%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.98%) EMC VNX
6 5 (2.21%) Fintech
7 4 (1.77%) NHS
7 4 (1.77%) User Experience
8 3 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.81%) Linux
1 38 (16.81%) Windows
2 29 (12.83%) Unix
3 12 (5.31%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.65%) Solaris
6 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.77%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (32.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.80%) Automated Testing
3 40 (17.70%) Scrum
4 38 (16.81%) OO
5 36 (15.93%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (15.49%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (14.16%) Software Engineering
8 25 (11.06%) DevOps
9 24 (10.62%) ERP
10 20 (8.85%) Analytics
10 20 (8.85%) MVC
11 19 (8.41%) DSDM
11 19 (8.41%) RUP
12 16 (7.08%) TDD
13 15 (6.64%) Data Modelling
14 13 (5.75%) Configuration Management
14 13 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (5.31%) Business Analysis
15 12 (5.31%) Data Integration
15 12 (5.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 85 (37.61%) Java
2 53 (23.45%) C#
3 51 (22.57%) JavaScript
4 46 (20.35%) Python
5 34 (15.04%) PL/SQL
6 25 (11.06%) Ruby
7 20 (8.85%) Shell Script
7 20 (8.85%) T-SQL
8 19 (8.41%) Bash Shell
9 16 (7.08%) PHP
10 14 (6.19%) PowerShell
11 12 (5.31%) Go
11 12 (5.31%) Scala
12 11 (4.87%) BeanShell
12 11 (4.87%) Perl
13 7 (3.10%) C
14 6 (2.65%) COBOL
15 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
16 2 (0.88%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (26.55%) Degree
2 10 (4.42%) AWS Certification
3 7 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.33%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (1.33%) MCITP
6 1 (0.44%) CISA
6 1 (0.44%) CISM
6 1 (0.44%) CISSP
6 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.44%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.85%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 29 (12.83%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.73%) vSphere
3 13 (5.75%) Xen
3 13 (5.75%) XenServer
4 7 (3.10%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.77%) Docker
6 3 (1.33%) XenApp
6 3 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 18 (7.96%) Puppet
2 15 (6.64%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (5.75%) Cobbler
3 13 (5.75%) Tivoli
4 5 (2.21%) Kibana
4 5 (2.21%) logstash
5 3 (1.33%) Ansible
5 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (1.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (1.33%) SCOM
5 3 (1.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 63 (27.88%) Oracle
2 58 (25.66%) Microsoft
3 29 (12.83%) VMware
4 13 (5.75%) EnterpriseDB
5 10 (4.42%) Informatica
6 9 (3.98%) Cisco
6 9 (3.98%) EMC
6 9 (3.98%) SonicWALL
7 8 (3.54%) Citrix
8 6 (2.65%) Hyperion
8 6 (2.65%) Tableau
9 4 (1.77%) Teradata
10 3 (1.33%) Lotus
10 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.33%) SAP
10 3 (1.33%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.88%) Talend
12 1 (0.44%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.44%) IBM
12 1 (0.44%) JD Edwards
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified 10% Annual Bonus, Contributory Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £29000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago