Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 5
Rank change year-on-year +2 -12 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 108 128 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.69% 9.24% 19.12%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.76% 33.07% 58.11%
Number of salaries quoted 88 117 308
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.11% -6.41% +4.00%
10th Percentile £27,350 £26,375 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.67%

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 340 387 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 30.52% 27.92% 32.90%
Number of salaries quoted 274 326 489
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +2 72 £40,000 +6.67% 12
Doncaster +13 24 £32,500 -5.80% 3
Barnsley +9 4 £29,500 -15.71% 4
Rotherham 0 3 £33,750 -4.26%
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 65 (60.19%) SQL
2 61 (56.48%) C#
3 59 (54.63%) .NET
4 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
6 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (31.48%) ASP.NET
8 33 (30.56%) MVC
9 31 (28.70%) .NET Framework
10 26 (24.07%) Visual Studio
11 23 (21.30%) WCF
11 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (19.44%) Oracle
13 21 (19.44%) Scrum
13 21 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (18.52%) SDLC
14 20 (18.52%) T-SQL
14 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (17.59%) Software Engineering
15 19 (17.59%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (15.74%) WPF
17 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
18 15 (13.89%) ETL
18 15 (13.89%) jQuery
18 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (12.96%) Windows

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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) JBoss
2 5 (4.63%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.78%) DNN
3 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) IaaS
3 1 (0.93%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) Firewall
1 4 (3.70%) SMS
2 3 (2.78%) LAN
2 3 (2.78%) SAN
2 3 (2.78%) VPN
3 2 (1.85%) Network Security
3 2 (1.85%) WAN
3 2 (1.85%) Wireless
4 1 (0.93%) DHCP
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (17.59%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.96%) SQL Server 2016
5 10 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 8 (7.41%) Power BI
6 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.63%) MySQL
9 4 (3.70%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.70%) QlikView
9 4 (3.70%) SQL CLR
10 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (24.07%) Visual Studio
2 20 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.26%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.63%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.85%) ReSharper
7 2 (1.85%) Subversion
7 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.85%) YouTrack
General
1 11 (10.19%) Advertising
2 8 (7.41%) Music Industry
3 5 (4.63%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Finance
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 76 (70.37%) Developer
2 35 (32.41%) .NET Developer
2 35 (32.41%) C# Developer
3 27 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (15.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 17 (15.74%) Software Developer
5 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
6 14 (12.96%) C# Software Developer
7 13 (12.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (12.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (10.19%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (54.63%) .NET
2 34 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.70%) .NET Framework
4 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (21.30%) WCF
5 21 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 17 (15.74%) AngularJS
6 17 (15.74%) WPF
7 15 (13.89%) jQuery
8 14 (12.96%) HTML
9 13 (12.04%) CSS
10 10 (9.26%) Entity Framework
10 10 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 9 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (8.33%) WinForms
12 8 (7.41%) Code First Entity Framework
12 8 (7.41%) Node.js
12 8 (7.41%) RESTful
12 8 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.70%) NHS
4 3 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.85%) Clustering
5 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.85%) Fintech
5 2 (1.85%) HP Storage
5 2 (1.85%) Video\Live Streaming
6 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) PMI
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Windows Server
3 6 (5.56%) Linux
4 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.85%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.19%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.56%) MVC
3 21 (19.44%) Scrum
4 20 (18.52%) SDLC
5 19 (17.59%) Software Engineering
6 18 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.89%) ETL
8 13 (12.04%) Mentoring
8 13 (12.04%) TDD
9 12 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 11 (10.19%) BDD
10 11 (10.19%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (9.26%) High Availability
12 9 (8.33%) ERP
12 9 (8.33%) Web Application Development
13 7 (6.48%) ETL Development
13 7 (6.48%) Web Development
14 6 (5.56%) Change Control
14 6 (5.56%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.19%) SQL
2 61 (56.48%) C#
3 43 (39.81%) JavaScript
4 20 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.26%) Java
5 10 (9.26%) Ruby
6 9 (8.33%) PL/SQL
6 9 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.48%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.70%) Python
8 4 (3.70%) R
9 3 (2.78%) C
10 2 (1.85%) X++
11 1 (0.93%) C++
11 1 (0.93%) PHP
11 1 (0.93%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.93%) VB
11 1 (0.93%) VB6
11 1 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.85%) GDPR
2 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.56%) Docker
3 5 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.85%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.85%) Mesos
2 2 (1.85%) Rancher
3 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 52 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) Oracle
3 6 (5.56%) Cisco
3 6 (5.56%) VMware
4 5 (4.63%) Cognos
5 4 (3.70%) RedGate
5 4 (3.70%) Tableau
6 3 (2.78%) HP
7 2 (1.85%) arcserve
7 2 (1.85%) CA
7 2 (1.85%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.93%) Dell
8 1 (0.93%) Intel