Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 19 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 94 114 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.70% 10.41% 10.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 32.19% 32.39% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 70 99 134
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,875 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.33% +7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £23,625 £26,250 £26,825
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +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 292 352 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 27.01% 32.15% 29.36%
Number of salaries quoted 236 297 345
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £58,750 £57,500
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -6 58 £32,500 -23.53% 33
Doncaster +1 25 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Barnsley -8 7 £47,000 +56.67% 2
Rotherham -3 1 £32,500 +8.33% 6
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 45 (47.87%) .NET
2 40 (42.55%) SQL
3 37 (39.36%) C#
4 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
5 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
6 29 (30.85%) Oracle
7 28 (29.79%) ASP.NET
7 28 (29.79%) MVC
8 22 (23.40%) HTML
9 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (21.28%) Degree
11 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (20.21%) CSS
12 18 (19.15%) Windows
13 17 (18.09%) AngularJS
14 16 (17.02%) T-SQL
15 15 (15.96%) Visual Studio
16 14 (14.89%) Linux
16 14 (14.89%) jQuery
17 13 (13.83%) Web Development
17 13 (13.83%) Finance
18 12 (12.77%) DB2
18 12 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
19 11 (11.70%) ITIL
19 11 (11.70%) VMware
19 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2016
19 11 (11.70%) Greenfield Project
20 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
20 10 (10.64%) 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 9 (9.57%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) Kentico
4 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.13%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.45%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (6.38%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.06%) Google Play
5 1 (1.06%) MailChimp
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) DNS
1 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.06%) DHCP
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) LAN
2 1 (1.06%) SAN
2 1 (1.06%) SMTP
2 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.06%) WAN
2 1 (1.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.77%) DB2
1 12 (12.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (11.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 10 (10.64%) Big Data
3 10 (10.64%) Hadoop
4 9 (9.57%) NoSQL
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (6.38%) MySQL
8 5 (5.32%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.26%) Power BI
9 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.19%) Selenium
4 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.06%) GitLab
5 1 (1.06%) NUnit
General
1 13 (13.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.19%) Games
3 3 (3.19%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.13%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 18 (19.15%) Analyst
4 15 (15.96%) C# Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 10 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.57%) DBA
7 8 (8.51%) Administrator
7 8 (8.51%) Oracle DBA
7 8 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (7.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (7.45%) Junior
9 6 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Applications Support
10 5 (5.32%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (47.87%) .NET
2 28 (29.79%) ASP.NET
3 22 (23.40%) HTML
4 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (20.21%) CSS
6 17 (18.09%) AngularJS
7 14 (14.89%) jQuery
8 10 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (9.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 8 (8.51%) Web Services
11 7 (7.45%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.38%) REST
13 5 (5.32%) Node.js
14 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 4 (4.26%) HTML5
14 4 (4.26%) RESTful
15 3 (3.19%) .NET Core
15 3 (3.19%) React
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.57%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.13%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.13%) EPoS
6 2 (2.13%) Replication
7 1 (1.06%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.06%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.06%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.06%) iPhone
7 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.06%) NHS
7 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 14 (14.89%) Linux
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.45%) Oracle Linux
4 7 (7.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.26%) Android
8 3 (3.19%) Unix
9 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.79%) MVC
2 19 (20.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (13.83%) Web Development
4 11 (11.70%) ITIL
5 10 (10.64%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (10.64%) Information Security
6 9 (9.57%) TDD
7 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (8.51%) ETL
7 8 (8.51%) Migration
7 8 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (8.51%) SDLC
8 7 (7.45%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (7.45%) Data Management
8 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.38%) Data Analysis
9 6 (6.38%) Software Engineering
10 5 (5.32%) BDD
10 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.55%) SQL
2 37 (39.36%) C#
3 30 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 16 (17.02%) T-SQL
5 7 (7.45%) PL/SQL
5 7 (7.45%) VB
6 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.19%) PHP
7 3 (3.19%) VB6
8 2 (2.13%) AWK
8 2 (2.13%) Java
8 2 (2.13%) Perl
8 2 (2.13%) Ruby
8 2 (2.13%) sed
8 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.06%) ES6
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Degree
2 10 (10.64%) CISA
2 10 (10.64%) CISM
2 10 (10.64%) CISSP
3 7 (7.45%) OCP
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (3.19%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) HL7
1 4 (4.26%) QA
1 4 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.57%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.13%) Docker
4 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.06%) vCloud
5 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Data Guard
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.06%) SCCM
4 1 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
2 29 (30.85%) Oracle
3 11 (11.70%) VMware
4 10 (10.64%) Sybase
5 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.19%) Google
7 2 (2.13%) Cisco
8 1 (1.06%) arcserve
8 1 (1.06%) CA
8 1 (1.06%) EMC
8 1 (1.06%) HP
8 1 (1.06%) Meraki
8 1 (1.06%) Peoplefluent
8 1 (1.06%) RedGate