Period
to 18 July 2018

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 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 203 236 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 21.41% 25.24% 19.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.71% 42.45% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 181 197 185
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £48,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +2.74%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 553 556 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 58.33% 59.47% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 468 484 524
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

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 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for SQL.

1 76 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.62%) Microsoft
3 48 (23.65%) JavaScript
4 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (19.70%) Java
6 39 (19.21%) C#
6 39 (19.21%) .NET
6 39 (19.21%) SQL Server
7 34 (16.75%) Scrum
8 33 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 32 (15.76%) Finance
9 32 (15.76%) T-SQL
10 31 (15.27%) Oracle
10 31 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
11 30 (14.78%) HTML
11 30 (14.78%) MVC
12 29 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
13 26 (12.81%) Degree
14 24 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
14 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
14 24 (11.82%) Analytics
15 23 (11.33%) ASP.NET
16 22 (10.84%) SDLC
17 21 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
18 20 (9.85%) E-Commerce
18 20 (9.85%) Linux
18 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
18 20 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (9.85%) Data Analysis

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 12 (5.91%) SAS
2 7 (3.45%) Apache
3 6 (2.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.46%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.97%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.48%) IIS
6 3 (1.48%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.49%) CMS
8 1 (0.49%) Mule
Applications
1 21 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.45%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.96%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.48%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.27%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (11.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.45%) Office 365
4 6 (2.96%) SaaS
5 5 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (2.46%) GitHub
5 5 (2.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.48%) Serverless
7 1 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.49%) Boomi
7 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.94%) DNS
2 6 (2.96%) Firewall
2 6 (2.96%) HTTP
2 6 (2.96%) SAN
2 6 (2.96%) SMTP
2 6 (2.96%) Wireless
3 2 (0.99%) DHCP
3 2 (0.99%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) LAN
4 1 (0.49%) Network Security
4 1 (0.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.21%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (9.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (8.37%) MySQL
5 17 (8.37%) Oracle Database
6 15 (7.39%) NoSQL
7 14 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
9 12 (5.91%) MongoDB
9 12 (5.91%) MS Access
10 8 (3.94%) QlikView
11 7 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (2.96%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (2.46%) OLAP
14 4 (1.97%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.97%) Data Mining
15 3 (1.48%) Hadoop
15 3 (1.48%) Power BI
15 3 (1.48%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (11.82%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.42%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (4.43%) Selenium
3 9 (4.43%) SoapUI
3 9 (4.43%) Subversion
4 8 (3.94%) Mercurial
4 8 (3.94%) Visual Studio
5 7 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
6 6 (2.96%) JIRA
6 6 (2.96%) SonarQube
7 4 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.48%) Gerrit
8 3 (1.48%) GitLab
8 3 (1.48%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (15.76%) Finance
2 19 (9.36%) Retail
3 11 (5.42%) Marketing
4 6 (2.96%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.46%) Back Office
6 4 (1.97%) Games
7 3 (1.48%) Advertising
7 3 (1.48%) Banking
8 2 (0.99%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.99%) Automotive
8 2 (0.99%) French Language
8 2 (0.99%) German Language
8 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (41.38%) Developer
2 41 (20.20%) Analyst
3 19 (9.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 18 (8.87%) .NET Developer
5 16 (7.88%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (7.39%) Data Analyst
7 14 (6.90%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.40%) Senior Developer
9 12 (5.91%) Java Engineer
9 12 (5.91%) Microsoft Developer
9 12 (5.91%) Software Engineer
10 11 (5.42%) Business Developer
10 11 (5.42%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 11 (5.42%) SQL Analyst
11 9 (4.43%) Junior
11 9 (4.43%) Manual Test Analyst
11 9 (4.43%) Test Analyst
12 8 (3.94%) Applications Support
12 8 (3.94%) AWS Software Engineer
12 8 (3.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (19.21%) .NET
2 30 (14.78%) HTML
3 23 (11.33%) ASP.NET
4 17 (8.37%) CSS
4 17 (8.37%) jQuery
5 16 (7.88%) Web Services
6 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (5.42%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (5.42%) Spring
7 10 (4.93%) RESTful
8 7 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 7 (3.45%) Node.js
9 6 (2.96%) Entity Framework
9 6 (2.96%) Middleware
9 6 (2.96%) SAML
9 6 (2.96%) Spring Boot
10 5 (2.46%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.46%) REST
10 5 (2.46%) SOAP
10 5 (2.46%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (9.36%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.93%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.94%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.96%) EPoS
5 6 (2.96%) Learning Management System
6 4 (1.97%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.49%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.49%) Clustering
8 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.85%) Linux
2 19 (9.36%) Windows
3 16 (7.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.48%) Unix
7 1 (0.49%) CentOS
7 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (16.75%) Scrum
4 30 (14.78%) MVC
5 24 (11.82%) Analytics
6 22 (10.84%) SDLC
7 20 (9.85%) Data Analysis
7 20 (9.85%) E-Commerce
8 19 (9.36%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (9.36%) Software Engineering
9 17 (8.37%) Test Automation
10 16 (7.88%) Project Management
10 16 (7.88%) Web Development
11 14 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
11 14 (6.90%) TDD
11 14 (6.90%) Visualisation
12 12 (5.91%) Test Scripting
13 11 (5.42%) Data Migration
13 11 (5.42%) Migration
13 11 (5.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 48 (23.65%) JavaScript
2 40 (19.70%) Java
3 39 (19.21%) C#
4 32 (15.76%) T-SQL
5 20 (9.85%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.39%) Python
7 11 (5.42%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.94%) Ruby
9 7 (3.45%) R
10 5 (2.46%) Scala
10 5 (2.46%) VB
11 4 (1.97%) Java 8
11 4 (1.97%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.97%) PHP
12 3 (1.48%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.48%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.99%) VBA
13 2 (0.99%) VBScript
14 1 (0.49%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (12.81%) Degree
2 8 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.97%) MCSA
4 4 (1.97%) MCSE
5 3 (1.48%) AWS Certification
6 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.49%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.88%) QA
2 5 (2.46%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.97%) SLA
4 1 (0.49%) HL7
4 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (4.43%) Docker
2 7 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (2.96%) Puppet
1 6 (2.96%) SCCM
1 6 (2.96%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (2.46%) Terraform
3 4 (1.97%) Ansible
3 4 (1.97%) SCOM
3 4 (1.97%) SCVMM
4 3 (1.48%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.49%) Ambari
5 1 (0.49%) Xymon
5 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.27%) Oracle
3 20 (9.85%) Tableau
4 10 (4.93%) Capita
5 7 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.45%) VMware
6 6 (2.96%) Google
7 4 (1.97%) Citrix
7 4 (1.97%) CommVault
7 4 (1.97%) Twitter
8 3 (1.48%) Lotus
8 3 (1.48%) Sage
9 2 (0.99%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.99%) Informatica
9 2 (0.99%) Sophos
10 1 (0.49%) hybris
10 1 (0.49%) Infor
10 1 (0.49%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.49%) Platfora
10 1 (0.49%) Zend