Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 125 118 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 10.57% 10.20% 9.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 38.70% 32.69% 35.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 95 111
South Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £23,150 £27,750 £26,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,100 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -

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 323 361 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 27.30% 31.20% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 265 272 292
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £62,250 £56,250
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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -4 66 £37,500 +7.14% 24
Doncaster +5 32 £32,750 +0.77% 9
Barnsley -3 18 £40,000 +34.45% 6
Rotherham +5 4 £33,750 -
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 69 (55.20%) .NET
2 62 (49.60%) C#
3 48 (38.40%) SQL
4 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
5 46 (36.80%) MVC
6 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
7 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
8 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (24.80%) Oracle
10 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (20.80%) Degree
12 24 (19.20%) HTML
13 20 (16.00%) T-SQL
13 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (15.20%) TDD
15 18 (14.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 18 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 17 (13.60%) Greenfield Project
16 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
16 17 (13.60%) Web Development
17 16 (12.80%) Computer Science
17 16 (12.80%) jQuery
17 16 (12.80%) Windows
17 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (12.00%) CSS
18 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
19 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
19 14 (11.20%) ITIL
19 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (6.40%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.60%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (3.20%) Apache
3 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.60%) Kentico
4 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) CMS
5 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.80%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.80%) IIS
5 1 (0.80%) JBoss
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.80%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.80%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (10.40%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.40%) SaaS
4 3 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.80%) Google Play
5 1 (0.80%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.80%) DNS
2 4 (3.20%) HTTP
2 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.20%) SMTP
3 1 (0.80%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.80%) DHCP
3 1 (0.80%) Firewall
3 1 (0.80%) LAN
3 1 (0.80%) Network Security
3 1 (0.80%) SAN
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.80%) VPN
3 1 (0.80%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 18 (14.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (12.80%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (9.60%) Oracle Database
5 11 (8.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (8.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (7.20%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (7.20%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.60%) Oracle Database 12c
8 7 (5.60%) Oracle Exadata
8 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (4.80%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (4.80%) MySQL
10 4 (3.20%) DB2
10 4 (3.20%) OLAP
10 4 (3.20%) Power BI
10 4 (3.20%) SAP HANA
10 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (11.20%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (4.00%) GitLab
4 5 (4.00%) NUnit
4 5 (4.00%) Selenium
4 5 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.80%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.80%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.80%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (8.80%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Advertising
3 5 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.00%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.60%) Games
Job Titles
1 77 (61.60%) Developer
2 33 (26.40%) .NET Developer
3 25 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 20 (16.00%) Software Developer
5 18 (14.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (9.60%) Analyst
7 11 (8.80%) DBA
8 10 (8.00%) Administrator
8 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 10 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 9 (7.20%) Graduate
9 9 (7.20%) Oracle DBA
10 8 (6.40%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.40%) Graduate Developer
11 7 (5.60%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 6 (4.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (55.20%) .NET
2 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
3 29 (23.20%) ASP.NET MVC
4 24 (19.20%) HTML
5 16 (12.80%) jQuery
6 15 (12.00%) CSS
7 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 13 (10.40%) AngularJS
9 12 (9.60%) Node.js
10 10 (8.00%) .NET Framework
11 9 (7.20%) .NET Core
11 9 (7.20%) Entity Framework
12 8 (6.40%) Web Services
13 7 (5.60%) HTML5
13 7 (5.60%) Oracle GoldenGate
13 7 (5.60%) RESTful
14 6 (4.80%) WCF
15 5 (4.00%) React
15 5 (4.00%) SOAP
15 5 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.60%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (12.80%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.00%) Client/Server
4 10 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 9 (7.20%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.20%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.40%) Music Streaming
8 3 (2.40%) Replication
9 2 (1.60%) EPoS
10 1 (0.80%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.80%) CCTV
10 1 (0.80%) Clustering
10 1 (0.80%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.80%) iPhone
10 1 (0.80%) NHS
10 1 (0.80%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.80%) Windows
2 12 (9.60%) Linux
3 11 (8.80%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.60%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (4.00%) Android
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.60%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.60%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.80%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (36.80%) MVC
2 32 (25.60%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (15.20%) TDD
4 17 (13.60%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (13.60%) Web Development
5 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (11.20%) ITIL
7 13 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (9.60%) Analytics
8 12 (9.60%) ETL
9 11 (8.80%) BDD
10 10 (8.00%) Migration
10 10 (8.00%) Web Application Development
11 8 (6.40%) Data Centre Operations
11 8 (6.40%) OO
12 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 6 (4.80%) API Development
13 6 (4.80%) Data Visualisation
13 6 (4.80%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.80%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 62 (49.60%) C#
2 48 (38.40%) SQL
3 42 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 20 (16.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (7.20%) Java
5 9 (7.20%) Ruby
6 7 (5.60%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.60%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.60%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.80%) VB
8 5 (4.00%) ES6
8 5 (4.00%) PHP
9 4 (3.20%) Go
9 4 (3.20%) Python
10 3 (2.40%) C++
11 2 (1.60%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.80%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (20.80%) Degree
2 11 (8.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.60%) OCP
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.60%) CISA
4 2 (1.60%) CISM
4 2 (1.60%) CISSP
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 2 (1.60%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (7.20%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (5.60%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.60%) Firmware
4 2 (1.60%) vSphere
5 1 (0.80%) vCloud
5 1 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (5.60%) Data Guard
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 7 (5.60%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (3.20%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.80%) Nagios
3 1 (0.80%) Puppet
3 1 (0.80%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (37.60%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.80%) Oracle
3 10 (8.00%) VMware
4 7 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.20%) Cognos
5 4 (3.20%) SAP
5 4 (3.20%) Tableau
5 4 (3.20%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.40%) Cisco
6 3 (2.40%) Google
6 3 (2.40%) Sybase
6 3 (2.40%) Twitter
7 1 (0.80%) Apple
7 1 (0.80%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) CommVault
7 1 (0.80%) EMC
7 1 (0.80%) Epicor
7 1 (0.80%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.80%) Lotus
7 1 (0.80%) Veeam