Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 16 16
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 154 154 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 12.21% 11.48% 9.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.10% 34.00% 39.77%
Number of salaries quoted 133 142 127
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -4.11% -6.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,875 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +0.65%

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 384 453 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 30.45% 33.76% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 321 363 294
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,075
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £53,375
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 79 £42,500 +21.43% 18
Doncaster +3 33 £36,250 +11.54% 2
Barnsley 0 28 £35,000 +17.65% 3
Rotherham +2 10 £37,500 +11.11% 1
SQL Server
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 80 (51.95%) .NET
2 79 (51.30%) C#
3 65 (42.21%) Microsoft
4 64 (41.56%) SQL
5 59 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (34.42%) JavaScript
6 53 (34.42%) MVC
7 51 (33.12%) ASP.NET
8 37 (24.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (23.38%) Oracle
10 31 (20.13%) HTML
11 29 (18.83%) Degree
11 29 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (18.18%) T-SQL
13 27 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (17.53%) TDD
14 25 (16.23%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (16.23%) Greenfield Project
15 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (12.99%) Windows
16 20 (12.99%) CSS
16 20 (12.99%) Computer Science
17 19 (12.34%) Analytics
17 19 (12.34%) SQL Server 2016
18 18 (11.69%) Web Development
18 18 (11.69%) jQuery
18 18 (11.69%) Finance
19 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 (5.84%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (3.90%) Apache
3 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.60%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) CMS
7 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.65%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) JBoss
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.65%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.19%) SaaS
4 5 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (3.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.95%) Google Play
6 1 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.65%) Office 365
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) DNS
2 9 (5.84%) HTTP
2 9 (5.84%) SMTP
3 4 (2.60%) Internet
4 3 (1.95%) Firewall
4 3 (1.95%) FTP
4 3 (1.95%) LAN
4 3 (1.95%) SSH
4 3 (1.95%) WAN
5 2 (1.30%) DHCP
5 2 (1.30%) SAN
6 1 (0.65%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (16.23%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (12.34%) SQL Server 2016
4 17 (11.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (9.74%) Oracle Database
6 13 (8.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (6.49%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (6.49%) Relational Database
8 8 (5.19%) MySQL
8 8 (5.19%) NoSQL
8 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (5.19%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
11 4 (2.60%) Data Lake
11 4 (2.60%) OLAP
11 4 (2.60%) SAP HANA
11 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (6.49%) Git (software)
1 10 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (5.19%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.25%) GitLab
3 5 (3.25%) NUnit
3 5 (3.25%) Selenium
4 4 (2.60%) JIRA
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.30%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.65%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (11.69%) Finance
2 13 (8.44%) Retail
3 10 (6.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.19%) Advertising
5 5 (3.25%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.95%) Banking
6 3 (1.95%) Games
7 2 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 95 (61.69%) Developer
2 41 (26.62%) .NET Developer
3 31 (20.13%) C# Developer
4 24 (15.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.79%) DBA
7 11 (7.14%) Administrator
7 11 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Business Developer
10 8 (5.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Graduate
10 8 (5.19%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Microsoft BI Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
10 8 (5.19%) Mid-Level C# Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (51.95%) .NET
2 51 (33.12%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 31 (20.13%) HTML
5 20 (12.99%) CSS
6 18 (11.69%) jQuery
7 17 (11.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (10.39%) Node.js
9 11 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 9 (5.84%) WCF
11 8 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (5.19%) HTML5
11 8 (5.19%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (5.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (5.19%) Web Services
12 7 (4.55%) .NET Core
12 7 (4.55%) Ninject
13 6 (3.90%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.90%) RESTful
13 6 (3.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.23%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (12.99%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.79%) Client/Server
4 11 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 11 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.90%) Learning Management System
6 6 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.60%) Music Streaming
8 3 (1.95%) iPhone
8 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.95%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.95%) Replication
9 2 (1.30%) EPoS
10 1 (0.65%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.65%) CCTV
10 1 (0.65%) Clustering
10 1 (0.65%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.99%) Windows
2 16 (10.39%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.09%) Linux
4 8 (5.19%) Oracle Linux
4 8 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (4.55%) Android
6 5 (3.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.60%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.65%) Unix
9 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.42%) MVC
3 29 (18.83%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (17.53%) TDD
5 25 (16.23%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (12.34%) Analytics
7 18 (11.69%) Web Development
8 16 (10.39%) Scrum
9 15 (9.74%) ITIL
10 14 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (7.79%) Web Application Development
12 11 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 11 (7.14%) ERP
12 11 (7.14%) ETL
12 11 (7.14%) Migration
13 10 (6.49%) BDD
13 10 (6.49%) OO
14 9 (5.84%) Data Centre Operations
14 9 (5.84%) Data Visualisation
14 9 (5.84%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (51.30%) C#
2 64 (41.56%) SQL
3 53 (34.42%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.44%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.14%) Java
7 9 (5.84%) VB
8 8 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 8 (5.19%) Ruby
9 7 (4.55%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.25%) ES6
10 5 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.60%) Go
11 4 (2.60%) PHP
11 4 (2.60%) Python
12 3 (1.95%) C++
13 2 (1.30%) PHP 7
13 2 (1.30%) VBA
13 2 (1.30%) VBScript
14 1 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 29 (18.83%) Degree
2 14 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (5.19%) OCP
3 8 (5.19%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.30%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) HL7
3 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.84%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (5.19%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (2.60%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.95%) vSphere
6 2 (1.30%) Firmware
7 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.65%) vCloud
7 1 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) Data Guard
1 8 (5.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (5.19%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (3.90%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.65%) Nagios
3 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.65%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 65 (42.21%) Microsoft
2 36 (23.38%) Oracle
3 12 (7.79%) VMware
4 11 (7.14%) Tableau
5 8 (5.19%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.55%) Google
7 4 (2.60%) Cisco
7 4 (2.60%) Cognos
7 4 (2.60%) SAP
7 4 (2.60%) Twitter
7 4 (2.60%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.30%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.65%) CA
9 1 (0.65%) Citrix
9 1 (0.65%) CommVault
9 1 (0.65%) EMC
9 1 (0.65%) Epicor
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) Lotus