Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 210 237 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 25.74% 23.56% 18.97%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.59% 46.75% 37.88%
Number of salaries quoted 201 224 231
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +9.49%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £48,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +7.25%

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 471 507 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 57.72% 50.40% 50.08%
Number of salaries quoted 420 454 536
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,975 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £54,375
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% +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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 71 (33.81%) C#
4 70 (33.33%) .NET
5 67 (31.90%) MVC
6 55 (26.19%) ASP.NET
7 52 (24.76%) Microsoft
8 49 (23.33%) SQL Server
9 47 (22.38%) SDLC
10 45 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (19.05%) Scrum
11 40 (19.05%) .NET Framework
12 39 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (17.62%) Software Engineering
13 37 (17.62%) Linux
14 35 (16.67%) CSS
15 33 (15.71%) Finance
15 33 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
16 31 (14.76%) HTML
17 30 (14.29%) Java
17 30 (14.29%) jQuery
18 29 (13.81%) MySQL
19 28 (13.33%) Web Development
19 28 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
19 28 (13.33%) Entity Framework
20 27 (12.86%) Oracle
21 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
22 24 (11.43%) Visual Studio
22 24 (11.43%) QA
23 23 (10.95%) T-SQL

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 14 (6.67%) Apache
2 5 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.90%) nginx
3 4 (1.90%) SAS
4 3 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.95%) Alfresco
5 2 (0.95%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
5 2 (0.95%) JBoss
5 2 (0.95%) Liferay
6 1 (0.48%) DNN
6 1 (0.48%) IIS
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (3.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.95%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.48%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.48%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (15.71%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.90%) Office 365
6 3 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.43%) IaaS
6 3 (1.43%) PaaS
7 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.95%) Serverless
8 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.67%) Broadband
2 2 (0.95%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.48%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.48%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.81%) MySQL
3 21 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.71%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.24%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (5.24%) Relational Database
7 9 (4.29%) Oracle Database
8 8 (3.81%) OLAP
9 6 (2.86%) OLTP
9 6 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (2.38%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.43%) MS Access
12 3 (1.43%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.43%) Redis
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 24 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 23 (10.95%) Git (software)
3 22 (10.48%) JIRA
4 12 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.86%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.90%) ERwin
9 3 (1.43%) Selenium
10 2 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.95%) NUnit
10 2 (0.95%) Subversion
10 2 (0.95%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.95%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
11 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 33 (15.71%) Finance
2 10 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.29%) Games
3 9 (4.29%) Retail
4 5 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.43%) Banking
6 2 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.95%) Automotive
6 2 (0.95%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (49.52%) Developer
2 32 (15.24%) .NET Developer
2 32 (15.24%) Analyst
2 32 (15.24%) C# Developer
3 31 (14.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 27 (12.86%) Software Developer
5 23 (10.95%) Senior Developer
6 21 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 17 (8.10%) .NET Software Developer
8 17 (8.10%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (6.67%) Business Analyst
9 14 (6.67%) Junior
10 13 (6.19%) Development Team Leader
10 13 (6.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Senior C# Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Senior Software Developer
10 13 (6.19%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.33%) .NET
2 55 (26.19%) ASP.NET
3 45 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 40 (19.05%) .NET Framework
5 39 (18.57%) ASP.NET Web API
6 35 (16.67%) CSS
7 31 (14.76%) HTML
8 30 (14.29%) jQuery
9 28 (13.33%) Entity Framework
10 18 (8.57%) Web Services
11 17 (8.10%) AngularJS
12 13 (6.19%) RESTful
13 12 (5.71%) Middleware
13 12 (5.71%) Oracle Fusion
14 11 (5.24%) Sass
14 11 (5.24%) WPF
15 10 (4.76%) WCF
16 9 (4.29%) XML
17 8 (3.81%) Kafka
17 8 (3.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (4.29%) User Experience
5 4 (1.90%) Fintech
5 4 (1.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.90%) Taxonomies
6 3 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.43%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.95%) iPad
8 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.62%) Linux
2 18 (8.57%) Unix
2 18 (8.57%) Windows
3 12 (5.71%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.24%) Solaris
5 6 (2.86%) Android
6 5 (2.38%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (31.90%) MVC
3 47 (22.38%) SDLC
4 40 (19.05%) Scrum
5 37 (17.62%) Software Engineering
6 28 (13.33%) Web Development
7 23 (10.95%) DevOps
8 22 (10.48%) TDD
9 20 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (7.62%) Analytics
11 15 (7.14%) ERP
12 14 (6.67%) Migration
12 14 (6.67%) User Stories
13 13 (6.19%) Waterfall
14 12 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (5.24%) Data Management
15 11 (5.24%) Mentoring
15 11 (5.24%) OOP
16 10 (4.76%) Front End Development
17 9 (4.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.29%) JavaScript
2 71 (33.81%) C#
3 30 (14.29%) Java
4 23 (10.95%) Python
4 23 (10.95%) T-SQL
5 20 (9.52%) PHP
6 17 (8.10%) PL/SQL
7 12 (5.71%) Ruby
8 10 (4.76%) Bash Shell
9 9 (4.29%) PowerShell
10 8 (3.81%) C
11 6 (2.86%) COBOL
12 5 (2.38%) Perl
13 3 (1.43%) C++
13 3 (1.43%) ES6
13 3 (1.43%) R
13 3 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.95%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.95%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.95%) X++
Qualifications
1 7 (3.33%) CCNA
1 7 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (3.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.90%) MCP
3 4 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.48%) MCSA
5 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (7.62%) Docker
2 12 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (3.33%) Data Guard
4 6 (2.86%) Puppet
4 6 (2.86%) Terraform
5 5 (2.38%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.90%) Rancher
7 3 (1.43%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.43%) Graphite
7 3 (1.43%) SCCM
8 2 (0.95%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (24.76%) Microsoft
2 27 (12.86%) Oracle
3 14 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 14 (6.67%) Twitter
4 13 (6.19%) VMware
5 12 (5.71%) Google
6 6 (2.86%) Micro Focus
6 6 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.90%) Avid
7 4 (1.90%) Tableau
8 3 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.43%) Splunk
8 3 (1.43%) Veeam
9 2 (0.95%) Adobe
9 2 (0.95%) Cognos
9 2 (0.95%) HP
9 2 (0.95%) OpenText
9 2 (0.95%) Sage
10 1 (0.48%) Epicor
10 1 (0.48%) SAP