Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 193 233 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 23.95% 22.84% 20.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.20% 45.87% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 179 216 276
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.89% +15.15%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +15.15%

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 427 508 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 52.98% 49.80% 52.87%
Number of salaries quoted 378 450 634
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.27%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.53%) C#
4 51 (26.42%) Java
4 51 (26.42%) Linux
5 47 (24.35%) .NET
6 45 (23.32%) Microsoft
7 44 (22.80%) MVC
8 43 (22.28%) Oracle
8 43 (22.28%) Software Engineering
9 40 (20.73%) SDLC
10 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
11 36 (18.65%) ASP.NET
12 35 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
13 34 (17.62%) CSS
14 33 (17.10%) PL/SQL
14 33 (17.10%) Finance
14 33 (17.10%) Scrum
15 30 (15.54%) Python
16 28 (14.51%) HTML
17 27 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (13.47%) Oracle Forms
19 25 (12.95%) Web Development
19 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (12.95%) DevOps
20 24 (12.44%) jQuery
21 23 (11.92%) PHP
22 22 (11.40%) Git (software)
23 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
23 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API

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 13 (6.74%) Apache
2 6 (3.11%) JBoss
2 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.59%) nginx
3 5 (2.59%) OpenROAD
3 5 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (2.59%) SAS
4 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.55%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.04%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.52%) CloudStack
6 1 (0.52%) CMS
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) Liferay
6 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.55%) SPSS
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (10.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.59%) Office 365
4 4 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.04%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) Force.com
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Serverless
6 1 (0.52%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.18%) Broadband
2 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) iSCSI
2 1 (0.52%) LAN
2 1 (0.52%) SMS
2 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (19.69%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.36%) MySQL
3 18 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (8.29%) NoSQL
4 16 (8.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.15%) Oracle Database
8 7 (3.63%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (2.59%) Informix
9 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (2.07%) Big Data
10 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.07%) MS Access
10 4 (2.07%) OLAP
10 4 (2.07%) QlikView
10 4 (2.07%) SQL CLR
10 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.04%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.04%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 26 (13.47%) Oracle Forms
2 22 (11.40%) Git (software)
3 16 (8.29%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (6.74%) JIRA
6 12 (6.22%) Jenkins
7 5 (2.59%) CA Gen
7 5 (2.59%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (2.59%) PowerBuilder
7 5 (2.59%) PROIV
7 5 (2.59%) Selenium
8 4 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.07%) Subversion
8 4 (2.07%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.55%) NUnit
10 2 (1.04%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.52%) TestNG
11 1 (0.52%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (17.10%) Finance
2 8 (4.15%) Banking
3 6 (3.11%) Retail
4 5 (2.59%) Advertising
4 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.07%) Games
6 3 (1.55%) Automotive
7 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.04%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 106 (54.92%) Developer
2 27 (13.99%) Software Developer
3 25 (12.95%) Senior Developer
4 22 (11.40%) Analyst
4 22 (11.40%) C# Developer
5 20 (10.36%) .NET Developer
5 20 (10.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (8.81%) Java Developer
7 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (7.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.77%) SQL Developer
8 13 (6.74%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (6.74%) C# Software Developer
8 13 (6.74%) Oracle Developer
8 13 (6.74%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (6.22%) DBA
10 11 (5.70%) Software Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.18%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (24.35%) .NET
2 36 (18.65%) ASP.NET
3 34 (17.62%) CSS
4 28 (14.51%) HTML
5 27 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (12.44%) jQuery
7 21 (10.88%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (8.81%) AngularJS
8 17 (8.81%) Web Services
9 14 (7.25%) Middleware
9 14 (7.25%) Oracle Fusion
10 12 (6.22%) WPF
11 11 (5.70%) WCF
11 11 (5.70%) XML
12 10 (5.18%) REST
12 10 (5.18%) SOAP
13 9 (4.66%) Entity Framework
13 9 (4.66%) RESTful
13 9 (4.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.95%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.63%) User Experience
4 6 (3.11%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.11%) iPad
5 5 (2.59%) Fintech
5 5 (2.59%) Tandem
6 4 (2.07%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (2.07%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.07%) NHS
7 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.04%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) iPhone
9 1 (0.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.42%) Linux
2 21 (10.88%) Unix
3 14 (7.25%) Windows
4 13 (6.74%) Solaris
5 9 (4.66%) Android
5 9 (4.66%) Windows Server
6 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (40.41%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.80%) MVC
3 43 (22.28%) Software Engineering
4 40 (20.73%) SDLC
5 33 (17.10%) Scrum
6 25 (12.95%) DevOps
6 25 (12.95%) Web Development
7 21 (10.88%) TDD
8 16 (8.29%) Analytics
8 16 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (6.74%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (6.74%) Mentoring
10 12 (6.22%) Test Automation
11 10 (5.18%) ERP
11 10 (5.18%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (5.18%) User Stories
11 10 (5.18%) Waterfall
12 9 (4.66%) ETL
12 9 (4.66%) Front End Development
13 8 (4.15%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 70 (36.27%) JavaScript
2 57 (29.53%) C#
3 51 (26.42%) Java
4 33 (17.10%) PL/SQL
5 30 (15.54%) Python
6 23 (11.92%) PHP
7 21 (10.88%) T-SQL
8 16 (8.29%) Ruby
9 15 (7.77%) COBOL
10 13 (6.74%) PowerShell
11 12 (6.22%) C
12 10 (5.18%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.15%) C++
13 8 (4.15%) R
14 6 (3.11%) Perl
14 6 (3.11%) Scala
15 5 (2.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 5 (2.59%) Go
15 5 (2.59%) LINC
15 5 (2.59%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.22%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) CCNA
2 7 (3.63%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.07%) MCP
4 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.04%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.52%) MCSA
6 1 (0.52%) PhD
6 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.36%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.52%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (7.77%) Docker
2 13 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.15%) Active Directory
4 5 (2.59%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.52%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) Xen
6 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (7.25%) Puppet
2 10 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.59%) Terraform
4 4 (2.07%) Data Guard
4 4 (2.07%) Kubernetes
4 4 (2.07%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (1.55%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.55%) SCCM
6 2 (1.04%) Graphite
6 2 (1.04%) Rancher
7 1 (0.52%) Ansible
7 1 (0.52%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.52%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (23.32%) Microsoft
2 43 (22.28%) Oracle
3 14 (7.25%) VMware
4 10 (5.18%) Atlassian
4 10 (5.18%) Micro Focus
5 9 (4.66%) Twitter
6 7 (3.63%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.59%) Google
7 5 (2.59%) Tableau
8 4 (2.07%) RedGate
9 3 (1.55%) Avid
9 3 (1.55%) Veeam
10 2 (1.04%) HP
10 2 (1.04%) Splunk
11 1 (0.52%) Cognos
11 1 (0.52%) Intel
11 1 (0.52%) Lotus
11 1 (0.52%) OpenText
11 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.52%) Zend