Period
to 27 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 14 13
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 177 184 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.22% 13.14% 12.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.05% 39.15% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 169 175 174
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,400 £27,500 £25,988
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,000 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 442 470 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.50% 33.57% 27.92%
Number of salaries quoted 380 390 351
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,700 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in South Yorkshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 92 £43,750 +25.00% 21
Doncaster +7 46 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Barnsley 0 36 £32,500 +8.33% 5
Rotherham +5 10 £30,000 -28.57% 5
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 101 (57.06%) .NET
2 98 (55.37%) C#
3 92 (51.98%) SQL
4 76 (42.94%) MVC
5 73 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (36.72%) Microsoft
7 62 (35.03%) ASP.NET
8 58 (32.77%) JavaScript
9 45 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
10 44 (24.86%) HTML
11 37 (20.90%) Greenfield Project
11 37 (20.90%) CSS
12 36 (20.34%) jQuery
13 35 (19.77%) Oracle
14 33 (18.64%) Degree
15 31 (17.51%) T-SQL
16 29 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
17 27 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (13.56%) OO
18 24 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (13.56%) Windows
19 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
20 22 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
21 21 (11.86%) Finance
21 21 (11.86%) Web Development
21 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
22 20 (11.30%) .NET Framework
23 19 (10.73%) Scrum

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (3.95%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (3.95%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.39%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.82%) Apache
3 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.56%) CMS
5 1 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (4.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.26%) SaaS
3 4 (2.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.13%) Google Play
5 2 (1.13%) Office 365
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.91%) DNS
2 12 (6.78%) HTTP
2 12 (6.78%) SMTP
3 7 (3.95%) Firewall
3 7 (3.95%) FTP
3 7 (3.95%) SSH
4 5 (2.82%) LAN
4 5 (2.82%) WAN
5 3 (1.69%) SAN
5 3 (1.69%) Wireless
6 2 (1.13%) DHCP
6 2 (1.13%) Network Security
6 2 (1.13%) SMS
6 2 (1.13%) VPN
7 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 24 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (10.73%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (9.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (7.91%) Oracle Database
6 13 (7.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (6.78%) MySQL
8 10 (5.65%) Oracle Reports
9 9 (5.08%) Relational Database
10 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
10 7 (3.95%) Oracle Exadata
10 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.39%) QlikView
12 4 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (2.26%) Data Lake
12 4 (2.26%) OLAP
12 4 (2.26%) Power BI
12 4 (2.26%) SAP HANA
12 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (12.43%) Visual Studio
2 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.26%) JIRA
5 2 (1.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.13%) Subversion
6 1 (0.56%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.56%) Selenium
6 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (11.86%) Finance
2 11 (6.21%) Retail
3 10 (5.65%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.69%) Advertising
4 3 (1.69%) Banking
4 3 (1.69%) Marketing
4 3 (1.69%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.13%) Games
5 2 (1.13%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 111 (62.71%) Developer
2 55 (31.07%) .NET Developer
3 44 (24.86%) C# Developer
4 39 (22.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (14.69%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Junior
7 14 (7.91%) Junior Developer
7 14 (7.91%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.78%) Business Developer
9 11 (6.21%) DBA
10 10 (5.65%) Administrator
10 10 (5.65%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Junior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Junior C# Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Microsoft Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 9 (5.08%) Junior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (57.06%) .NET
2 62 (35.03%) ASP.NET
3 45 (25.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 44 (24.86%) HTML
5 37 (20.90%) CSS
6 36 (20.34%) jQuery
7 23 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (11.30%) .NET Framework
9 18 (10.17%) Entity Framework
10 9 (5.08%) Web Services
11 8 (4.52%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.52%) Node.js
12 7 (3.95%) .NET Core
12 7 (3.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 6 (3.39%) SOAP
13 6 (3.39%) WCF
14 5 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 5 (2.82%) HTML5
14 5 (2.82%) SAML
15 4 (2.26%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.90%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (5.65%) Client/Server
5 8 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.95%) Data Centre
7 6 (3.39%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.82%) Learning Management System
8 5 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.69%) HP Storage
10 2 (1.13%) iPhone
10 2 (1.13%) Music Streaming
11 1 (0.56%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.56%) Clustering
11 1 (0.56%) EPoS
11 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.56%) Replication
11 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.56%) Windows
2 14 (7.91%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.78%) Linux
4 8 (4.52%) Android
5 7 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
5 7 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (42.94%) MVC
2 73 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (16.38%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (15.25%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (13.56%) OO
6 21 (11.86%) Web Development
7 19 (10.73%) Analytics
7 19 (10.73%) Scrum
8 17 (9.60%) TDD
9 16 (9.04%) ERP
10 15 (8.47%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.47%) OOP
11 14 (7.91%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.34%) API Development
13 11 (6.21%) High Availability
14 10 (5.65%) Migration
14 10 (5.65%) SDLC
15 9 (5.08%) Data Visualisation
15 9 (5.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (5.08%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 98 (55.37%) C#
2 92 (51.98%) SQL
3 58 (32.77%) JavaScript
4 31 (17.51%) T-SQL
5 13 (7.34%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.21%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 8 (4.52%) Java
9 4 (2.26%) VB
10 2 (1.13%) C
10 2 (1.13%) PHP
10 2 (1.13%) PHP 7
10 2 (1.13%) R
10 2 (1.13%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.13%) VBA
10 2 (1.13%) VBScript
11 1 (0.56%) C++
11 1 (0.56%) Python
11 1 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (18.64%) Degree
2 12 (6.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.95%) OCP
3 7 (3.95%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.13%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.69%) QA
2 2 (1.13%) GDPR
3 1 (0.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (3.95%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.13%) Firmware
4 2 (1.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (3.95%) Data Guard
1 7 (3.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (3.95%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (1.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 65 (36.72%) Microsoft
2 35 (19.77%) Oracle
3 16 (9.04%) Tableau
4 12 (6.78%) Google
5 9 (5.08%) VMware
6 7 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 7 (3.95%) Twitter
7 5 (2.82%) Cisco
8 4 (2.26%) Cognos
8 4 (2.26%) SAP
9 3 (1.69%) arcserve
9 3 (1.69%) CA
9 3 (1.69%) HP
9 3 (1.69%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.13%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.13%) Cognizant
10 2 (1.13%) Symantec
11 1 (0.56%) Automation Anywhere
11 1 (0.56%) Blue Prism
11 1 (0.56%) TARGIT