Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 14 8
Rank change year-on-year +1 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 140 141 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.31% 10.83% 16.74%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.53% 35.61% 54.45%
Number of salaries quoted 130 138 262
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,375 £27,400 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,600 £45,650 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 394 396 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 34.65% 30.41% 30.74%
Number of salaries quoted 340 344 422
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £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 18 February 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 18 February 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 -2 81 £42,500 +21.43% 13
Doncaster +14 42 £33,000 -5.71% 5
Barnsley +8 19 £30,000 - 3
Rotherham +3 4 £30,000 -14.89% 3
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 91 (65.00%) SQL
2 83 (59.29%) .NET
3 79 (56.43%) C#
4 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
5 55 (39.29%) MVC
6 54 (38.57%) JavaScript
7 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (33.57%) ASP.NET
9 36 (25.71%) .NET Framework
10 32 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (22.86%) CSS
10 32 (22.86%) HTML
11 31 (22.14%) jQuery
12 30 (21.43%) T-SQL
13 27 (19.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 25 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
15 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
15 24 (17.14%) Visual Studio
16 23 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
17 22 (15.71%) Windows
17 22 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
18 20 (14.29%) Entity Framework
19 19 (13.57%) Scrum
20 18 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
20 18 (12.86%) SQL Server 2016
21 17 (12.14%) SDLC
21 17 (12.14%) OO
22 14 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

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 (5.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.43%) DNN
6 1 (0.71%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.43%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (2.14%) Office 365
5 2 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) IaaS
6 1 (0.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.71%) Firewall
2 6 (4.29%) DNS
3 5 (3.57%) SMS
3 5 (3.57%) VPN
4 4 (2.86%) FTP
4 4 (2.86%) HTTP
4 4 (2.86%) LAN
4 4 (2.86%) Network Security
4 4 (2.86%) SAN
4 4 (2.86%) SMTP
4 4 (2.86%) SSH
4 4 (2.86%) WAN
5 3 (2.14%) Wireless
6 2 (1.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.71%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (12.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 14 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (7.86%) Power BI
5 11 (7.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.29%) MySQL
9 3 (2.14%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.14%) QlikView
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.14%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.43%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.43%) Redis
11 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.71%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 24 (17.14%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.71%) ReSharper
4 1 (0.71%) Selenium
4 1 (0.71%) Subversion
4 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.71%) YouTrack
General
1 12 (8.57%) Advertising
2 8 (5.71%) Finance
2 8 (5.71%) Retail
3 3 (2.14%) Music Industry
4 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 89 (63.57%) Developer
2 44 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 41 (29.29%) C# Developer
4 35 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (16.43%) Software Developer
6 15 (10.71%) Junior
6 15 (10.71%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (10.00%) Junior Developer
8 13 (9.29%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (9.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 13 (9.29%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.57%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (7.86%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (7.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (7.86%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (7.86%) SQL Developer
10 11 (7.86%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (59.29%) .NET
2 47 (33.57%) ASP.NET
3 36 (25.71%) .NET Framework
4 32 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (22.86%) CSS
4 32 (22.86%) HTML
5 31 (22.14%) jQuery
6 24 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web API
7 20 (14.29%) Entity Framework
8 13 (9.29%) WCF
9 9 (6.43%) Web Services
9 9 (6.43%) WPF
10 8 (5.71%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.57%) .NET Core
11 5 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (3.57%) XML
12 4 (2.86%) React
13 3 (2.14%) CSS3
13 3 (2.14%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (2.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.86%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.43%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.14%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.71%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) Fintech
7 1 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.71%) PMI
7 1 (0.71%) Replication
7 1 (0.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.71%) Windows
2 13 (9.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.86%) Android
4 4 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.29%) MVC
2 50 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.14%) Software Engineering
4 23 (16.43%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (13.57%) Scrum
6 17 (12.14%) OO
6 17 (12.14%) SDLC
7 14 (10.00%) High Availability
8 13 (9.29%) ERP
8 13 (9.29%) Mentoring
8 13 (9.29%) OOP
8 13 (9.29%) Waterfall
9 12 (8.57%) ETL
9 12 (8.57%) Web Development
10 9 (6.43%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (6.43%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.00%) DevOps
12 7 (5.00%) TDD
13 6 (4.29%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 91 (65.00%) SQL
2 79 (56.43%) C#
3 54 (38.57%) JavaScript
4 30 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 11 (7.86%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 6 (4.29%) Java
8 5 (3.57%) C
8 5 (3.57%) Ruby
9 4 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.86%) Python
10 2 (1.43%) X++
11 1 (0.71%) ANSI SQL
11 1 (0.71%) Go
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) R
11 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.71%) VB
11 1 (0.71%) VB6
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.86%) GDPR
2 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.14%) Docker
4 2 (1.43%) vSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
1 2 (1.43%) Mesos
1 2 (1.43%) Rancher
2 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.71%) Puppet
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle
3 8 (5.71%) Cisco
3 8 (5.71%) Google
4 7 (5.00%) Tableau
5 4 (2.86%) Cognos
5 4 (2.86%) Twitter
6 3 (2.14%) arcserve
6 3 (2.14%) CA
6 3 (2.14%) HP
6 3 (2.14%) VMware
7 1 (0.71%) Dell
7 1 (0.71%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.71%) SAP
7 1 (0.71%) Symantec
7 1 (0.71%) TARGIT