Period
to 19 July 2019

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 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 11 14
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 193 172 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 16.55% 13.06% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 52.30% 40.76% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 177 156 161
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £53,750 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 369 422 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.65% 32.04% 34.54%
Number of salaries quoted 334 359 388
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,175 £26,250
90th Percentile £59,925 £57,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 19 July 2019.

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 19 July 2019. 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 +10 139 £37,500 -11.76% 26
Barnsley +4 19 £43,600 +24.57% 7
Doncaster -4 17 £31,500 -5.97% 10
Rotherham -6 6 £42,500 +32.81% 3
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 99 (51.30%) C#
2 95 (49.22%) .NET
3 74 (38.34%) JavaScript
4 61 (31.61%) HTML
4 61 (31.61%) MVC
5 60 (31.09%) ASP.NET
6 57 (29.53%) SQL
7 56 (29.02%) Microsoft
8 50 (25.91%) Windows
9 49 (25.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (24.87%) Windows Server
11 41 (21.24%) AngularJS
12 40 (20.73%) XML
12 40 (20.73%) Spring
12 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
13 38 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (17.62%) Java
14 34 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
15 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
15 33 (17.10%) CSS
16 32 (16.58%) Oracle
17 30 (15.54%) XSLT
17 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
18 29 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (14.51%) Subversion
19 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 27 (13.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 26 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 26 (13.47%) Enterprise Software
22 25 (12.95%) 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 22 (11.40%) IIS
2 14 (7.25%) CMS
3 11 (5.70%) Drupal
3 11 (5.70%) Umbraco
4 9 (4.66%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.15%) MS Exchange
5 8 (4.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.07%) Confluence
8 3 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.04%) Apache
9 2 (1.04%) DNN
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.63%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.07%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (17.62%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.74%) Power Platform
4 8 (4.15%) Office 365
5 4 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.07%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (2.07%) Serverless
6 3 (1.55%) IaaS
6 3 (1.55%) PaaS
6 3 (1.55%) SaaS
7 1 (0.52%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.74%) Firewall
2 11 (5.70%) DNS
3 10 (5.18%) DHCP
3 10 (5.18%) Wireless
4 9 (4.66%) SAN
5 6 (3.11%) Internet
6 5 (2.59%) LAN
6 5 (2.59%) WAN
7 4 (2.07%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.04%) FTP
8 2 (1.04%) RFID
8 2 (1.04%) VPN
9 1 (0.52%) NAS
9 1 (0.52%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 26 (13.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (10.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (7.77%) Relational Database
5 14 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (6.74%) Power BI
7 12 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.70%) RDBMS
8 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (4.15%) Data Mining
9 8 (4.15%) MariaDB
10 7 (3.63%) MS Access
11 5 (2.59%) MySQL
11 5 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (2.07%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (2.07%) Data Lake
12 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 33 (17.10%) Git (software)
2 28 (14.51%) Subversion
3 19 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.70%) JIRA
5 10 (5.18%) Selenium
6 9 (4.66%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (4.15%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.59%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.07%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.55%) gulp
10 3 (1.55%) LINQPad
10 3 (1.55%) webpack
11 1 (0.52%) GitLab
11 1 (0.52%) NUnit
General
1 12 (6.22%) Finance
2 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.11%) Retail
4 2 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.52%) Automotive
5 1 (0.52%) Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Games
5 1 (0.52%) Local Government
5 1 (0.52%) Military
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (42.49%) Developer
2 31 (16.06%) Software Engineer
3 30 (15.54%) .NET Developer
4 20 (10.36%) .NET Software Engineer
4 20 (10.36%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.81%) Software Developer
6 16 (8.29%) Analyst
6 16 (8.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 13 (6.74%) Junior
8 12 (6.22%) Business Developer
9 11 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (5.70%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Junior Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Support Engineer
10 10 (5.18%) IT Support
11 9 (4.66%) Principal Engineer
11 9 (4.66%) Principal Software Engineer
12 8 (4.15%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Governance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (49.22%) .NET
2 61 (31.61%) HTML
3 60 (31.09%) ASP.NET
4 49 (25.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (21.24%) AngularJS
6 40 (20.73%) Spring
6 40 (20.73%) XML
7 33 (17.10%) CSS
8 30 (15.54%) XSLT
9 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (10.88%) .NET Framework
11 18 (9.33%) REST
12 16 (8.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (8.29%) React
13 14 (7.25%) jQuery
14 13 (6.74%) .NET Core
14 13 (6.74%) Entity Framework
15 8 (4.15%) JSON
15 8 (4.15%) SOAP
16 7 (3.63%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.47%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.18%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (5.18%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.63%) User Experience
5 6 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.59%) HP Storage
6 5 (2.59%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.52%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.52%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.91%) Windows
2 48 (24.87%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (7.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.11%) Linux
4 6 (3.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (31.61%) MVC
2 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
3 38 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
5 25 (12.95%) Scrum
6 24 (12.44%) SDLC
7 21 (10.88%) Mentoring
8 17 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (8.81%) Web Development
9 15 (7.77%) ITIL
9 15 (7.77%) SOA
10 14 (7.25%) Test Automation
11 13 (6.74%) Coaching
12 12 (6.22%) Microservices
12 12 (6.22%) SOLID
12 12 (6.22%) TDD
13 11 (5.70%) Content Management
13 11 (5.70%) DevOps
13 11 (5.70%) Performance Management
13 11 (5.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (51.30%) C#
2 74 (38.34%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.53%) SQL
4 34 (17.62%) Java
5 25 (12.95%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.70%) Ruby
7 10 (5.18%) ES6
7 10 (5.18%) Go
7 10 (5.18%) Python
7 10 (5.18%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.59%) PHP
8 5 (2.59%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.07%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.07%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.55%) VB
11 2 (1.04%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.04%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (1.04%) VBScript
11 2 (1.04%) XPath
12 1 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (4.15%) Degree
2 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.04%) MCSA
3 2 (1.04%) MCSE
4 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.29%) QA
2 7 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.70%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.59%) vSphere
4 2 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) WSUS
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
3 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 56 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (16.58%) Oracle
3 12 (6.22%) Cisco
4 11 (5.70%) HP
5 8 (4.15%) VMware
6 6 (3.11%) arcserve
6 6 (3.11%) Dell
7 5 (2.59%) CA
7 5 (2.59%) IBM
8 3 (1.55%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.55%) SAP
8 3 (1.55%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.55%) Tableau
9 1 (0.52%) Citrix
9 1 (0.52%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.52%) EMC
9 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.52%) Infor
9 1 (0.52%) Snow
9 1 (0.52%) Veeam