Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 156 188 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 18.27% 23.35% 21.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.05% 43.62% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 148 167 198
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.43% -6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,875 £62,500 £53,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 472 431 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 55.27% 53.54% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 394 376 445
Sheffield median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
1 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 37 (23.72%) HTML
4 34 (21.79%) C#
4 34 (21.79%) .NET
5 33 (21.15%) Java
6 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (19.23%) Finance
8 26 (16.67%) MVC
8 26 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 25 (16.03%) Windows
9 25 (16.03%) Degree
10 23 (14.74%) Linux
10 23 (14.74%) Web Services
10 23 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (14.10%) Oracle
12 21 (13.46%) Windows Server
13 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (12.82%) SDLC
13 20 (12.82%) Analytics
13 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
13 20 (12.82%) T-SQL
13 20 (12.82%) Python
14 19 (12.18%) CSS
15 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET
15 18 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (11.54%) Scrum
16 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
16 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (7.05%) Skype for Business
2 10 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (4.49%) SAS
4 6 (3.85%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.92%) IIS
6 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.28%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.64%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.64%) Liferay
8 1 (0.64%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.64%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (7.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.64%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (7.05%) Office 365
4 7 (4.49%) SaaS
5 5 (3.21%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.56%) Serverless
7 3 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Boomi
8 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.05%) SAN
2 7 (4.49%) Firewall
3 6 (3.85%) Wireless
4 4 (2.56%) DNS
4 4 (2.56%) HTTP
4 4 (2.56%) SMTP
5 1 (0.64%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.64%) LAN
5 1 (0.64%) Network Security
5 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (8.33%) MySQL
5 10 (6.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.77%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (5.13%) Hadoop
7 8 (5.13%) MS Access
8 7 (4.49%) MongoDB
8 7 (4.49%) QlikView
9 6 (3.85%) Redis
10 5 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.56%) Data Mining
11 4 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (1.92%) Apache Hive
12 3 (1.92%) Big Data
12 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.85%) SonarQube
4 4 (2.56%) Subversion
4 4 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (1.92%) Gerrit
5 3 (1.92%) GitLab
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle APEX
5 3 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.92%) Vagrant
6 2 (1.28%) JIRA
6 2 (1.28%) Selenium
6 2 (1.28%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.64%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.64%) Travis CI
General
1 30 (19.23%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.85%) Marketing
4 5 (3.21%) Games
5 2 (1.28%) Advertising
5 2 (1.28%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.28%) Automotive
5 2 (1.28%) French Language
5 2 (1.28%) German Language
6 1 (0.64%) Back Office
6 1 (0.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 58 (37.18%) Developer
2 26 (16.67%) Analyst
3 14 (8.97%) Java Developer
3 14 (8.97%) Senior Developer
4 13 (8.33%) Junior
5 12 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 11 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.41%) Architect
7 10 (6.41%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.77%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (3.85%) Java Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.72%) HTML
2 34 (21.79%) .NET
3 23 (14.74%) Web Services
4 19 (12.18%) CSS
5 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 16 (10.26%) jQuery
7 15 (9.62%) AngularJS
8 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (6.41%) REST
10 7 (4.49%) React
10 7 (4.49%) SOAP
10 7 (4.49%) Spring
11 6 (3.85%) .NET Framework
11 6 (3.85%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.21%) JSON
12 5 (3.21%) Middleware
13 4 (2.56%) Node.js
13 4 (2.56%) SAML
13 4 (2.56%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.97%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (3.85%) EPoS
5 6 (3.85%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.56%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.56%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.92%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.92%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.28%) Clustering
8 2 (1.28%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.28%) User Experience
9 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.64%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.64%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 25 (16.03%) Windows
2 23 (14.74%) Linux
3 21 (13.46%) Windows Server
4 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.77%) Unix
7 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.64%) CentOS
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.67%) MVC
3 23 (14.74%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (12.82%) Analytics
4 20 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
4 20 (12.82%) SDLC
5 18 (11.54%) Scrum
6 17 (10.90%) Software Engineering
7 16 (10.26%) DevOps
7 16 (10.26%) Project Management
8 13 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 12 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 12 (7.69%) Visualisation
10 11 (7.05%) Data Modelling
10 11 (7.05%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (7.05%) High Availability
11 10 (6.41%) E-Commerce
11 10 (6.41%) Web Development
12 9 (5.77%) Mathematics
12 9 (5.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 46 (29.49%) JavaScript
2 34 (21.79%) C#
3 33 (21.15%) Java
4 20 (12.82%) Python
4 20 (12.82%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.05%) Ruby
6 10 (6.41%) Scala
7 9 (5.77%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.77%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.13%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.49%) R
10 6 (3.85%) Kotlin
10 6 (3.85%) PHP
11 5 (3.21%) C++
11 5 (3.21%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.56%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.92%) Perl
14 2 (1.28%) VB
15 1 (0.64%) Java 8
15 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 25 (16.03%) Degree
2 13 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.05%) MCSA
3 11 (7.05%) MCSE
4 5 (3.21%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.92%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.05%) SLA
2 9 (5.77%) QA
3 6 (3.85%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.28%) HL7
5 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.64%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (7.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.85%) Docker
5 2 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.64%) vCloud
6 1 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (7.05%) SCCM
1 11 (7.05%) SCOM
1 11 (7.05%) SCVMM
2 7 (4.49%) Ansible
3 6 (3.85%) Kubernetes
3 6 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.85%) Puppet
3 6 (3.85%) Terraform
4 4 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.92%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.28%) Ambari
6 2 (1.28%) Control-M
7 1 (0.64%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.64%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.64%) Nessus
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.64%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.64%) Xymon
7 1 (0.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.10%) Oracle
3 13 (8.33%) VMware
4 11 (7.05%) Citrix
4 11 (7.05%) CommVault
5 10 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (5.77%) Tableau
7 6 (3.85%) Google
8 3 (1.92%) Twitter
9 2 (1.28%) Cisco
9 2 (1.28%) Informatica
9 2 (1.28%) Platfora
10 1 (0.64%) Adobe
10 1 (0.64%) Apple
10 1 (0.64%) BMC
10 1 (0.64%) Dell
10 1 (0.64%) HP
10 1 (0.64%) Lotus
10 1 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.64%) SAP