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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 232 247 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.50% 25.84% 17.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.35% 43.64% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 215 211 198
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £62,500 £48,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

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 561 566 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 59.24% 59.21% 51.31%
Number of salaries quoted 491 501 548
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £56,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 109 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (28.88%) C#
3 66 (28.45%) .NET
4 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
5 60 (25.86%) JavaScript
6 58 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 57 (24.57%) MVC
8 51 (21.98%) ASP.NET
8 51 (21.98%) Scrum
9 43 (18.53%) Finance
10 40 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (16.38%) SDLC
12 35 (15.09%) Software Engineering
12 35 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
13 34 (14.66%) Java
13 34 (14.66%) T-SQL
13 34 (14.66%) ASP.NET Web API
14 32 (13.79%) Oracle
15 30 (12.93%) MySQL
15 30 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
16 29 (12.50%) Entity Framework
17 28 (12.07%) Git (software)
18 27 (11.64%) TDD
19 26 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
20 25 (10.78%) HTML
20 25 (10.78%) QA
20 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
21 24 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure

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 9 (3.88%) Apache
1 9 (3.88%) SAS
2 5 (2.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.86%) Alfresco
4 2 (0.86%) CMS
4 2 (0.86%) Liferay
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.43%) DNN
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) JBoss
5 1 (0.43%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (3.02%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (2.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.29%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 30 (12.93%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.16%) GitHub
5 4 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.29%) Office 365
7 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.86%) IaaS
7 2 (0.86%) PaaS
7 2 (0.86%) Serverless
7 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) Broadband
2 4 (1.72%) DNS
3 2 (0.86%) DHCP
3 2 (0.86%) HTTP
3 2 (0.86%) SAN
3 2 (0.86%) SMTP
3 2 (0.86%) VoIP
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 35 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (12.93%) MySQL
4 26 (11.21%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (8.19%) NoSQL
7 17 (7.33%) Oracle Database
8 13 (5.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (5.17%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.31%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (3.45%) OLAP
12 7 (3.02%) MS Access
13 6 (2.59%) OLTP
13 6 (2.59%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
15 4 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
15 4 (1.72%) Power BI
15 4 (1.72%) QlikView
16 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 28 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.91%) Visual Studio
3 22 (9.48%) JIRA
4 12 (5.17%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (4.74%) Selenium
6 9 (3.88%) SoapUI
6 9 (3.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (3.45%) Mercurial
7 8 (3.45%) Subversion
8 7 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.16%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.72%) ERwin
10 4 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.86%) NUnit
11 2 (0.86%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.86%) Travis CI
12 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (18.53%) Finance
2 20 (8.62%) Retail
3 11 (4.74%) Manufacturing
4 9 (3.88%) Games
5 5 (2.16%) Marketing
6 4 (1.72%) Advertising
6 4 (1.72%) Back Office
7 3 (1.29%) Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 102 (43.97%) Developer
2 49 (21.12%) Analyst
3 30 (12.93%) .NET Developer
4 22 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (9.48%) C# Developer
5 19 (8.19%) Software Developer
6 15 (6.47%) Business Analyst
6 15 (6.47%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 15 (6.47%) Senior Developer
7 14 (6.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (6.03%) Software Engineer
8 13 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.60%) Development Team Leader
8 13 (5.60%) Team Leader
9 12 (5.17%) Java Developer
9 12 (5.17%) Junior
10 11 (4.74%) Architect
10 11 (4.74%) Java Engineer
11 10 (4.31%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (28.45%) .NET
2 51 (21.98%) ASP.NET
3 38 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (15.09%) .NET Framework
5 34 (14.66%) ASP.NET Web API
6 29 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 25 (10.78%) HTML
8 23 (9.91%) CSS
9 22 (9.48%) jQuery
9 22 (9.48%) RESTful
10 13 (5.60%) Web Services
11 11 (4.74%) AngularJS
12 10 (4.31%) Node.js
13 8 (3.45%) Kafka
13 8 (3.45%) Middleware
14 7 (3.02%) Spring
14 7 (3.02%) Spring Boot
15 6 (2.59%) Oracle Fusion
15 6 (2.59%) Sass
15 6 (2.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.60%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.16%) User Experience
6 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.72%) Taxonomies
7 3 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.86%) Fintech
8 2 (0.86%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.43%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.03%) Linux
2 12 (5.17%) Windows
3 9 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.02%) Unix
5 4 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (46.98%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (24.57%) MVC
3 51 (21.98%) Scrum
4 40 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 38 (16.38%) SDLC
6 35 (15.09%) Software Engineering
7 27 (11.64%) TDD
8 24 (10.34%) Analytics
9 22 (9.48%) Web Development
10 20 (8.62%) E-Commerce
11 19 (8.19%) Test Automation
12 18 (7.76%) Migration
13 17 (7.33%) ERP
14 16 (6.90%) OO
15 15 (6.47%) User Stories
16 14 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (5.60%) DevOps
18 12 (5.17%) Data Migration
18 12 (5.17%) OOP
18 12 (5.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 67 (28.88%) C#
2 60 (25.86%) JavaScript
3 34 (14.66%) Java
3 34 (14.66%) T-SQL
4 22 (9.48%) PL/SQL
5 15 (6.47%) Python
6 8 (3.45%) Ruby
7 7 (3.02%) C
7 7 (3.02%) Java 8
7 7 (3.02%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.16%) PHP
9 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.72%) VB
9 4 (1.72%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.29%) R
10 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.86%) C++
11 2 (0.86%) VBA
11 2 (0.86%) VBScript
11 2 (0.86%) X++
Qualifications
1 15 (6.47%) Degree
2 9 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.72%) CCNA
3 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (1.72%) MCP
4 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.78%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (6.47%) Docker
2 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (3.88%) Single Sign-On
2 6 (2.59%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (2.16%) Data Guard
3 5 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.29%) Graphite
4 3 (1.29%) Terraform
5 2 (0.86%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.86%) Puppet
5 2 (0.86%) Rancher
5 2 (0.86%) SCCM
5 2 (0.86%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 58 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (13.79%) Oracle
3 16 (6.90%) Tableau
4 15 (6.47%) Twitter
5 11 (4.74%) Google
6 9 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 6 (2.59%) VMware
8 5 (2.16%) Avid
9 4 (1.72%) Capita
9 4 (1.72%) Sage
10 3 (1.29%) Lotus
10 3 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.29%) Splunk
11 2 (0.86%) Adobe
11 2 (0.86%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.86%) Epicor
11 2 (0.86%) HP
11 2 (0.86%) Infor
11 2 (0.86%) OpenText
11 2 (0.86%) Sophos