Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 171 212 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.58% 18.09% 25.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.43% 36.43% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 156 168 280
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,750 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 423 582 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 50.90% 49.66% 58.25%
Number of salaries quoted 369 464 594
South Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
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 within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 28 February 2020. 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 0 116 £42,500 - 53
Doncaster -2 19 £37,500 +22.45% 6
Barnsley +10 16 £45,500 +20.36% 7
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 72 (42.11%) C#
2 63 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
4 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (28.07%) .NET
6 42 (24.56%) CSS
7 38 (22.22%) HTML
8 36 (21.05%) Finance
9 32 (18.71%) Java
9 32 (18.71%) AWS
10 31 (18.13%) Windows
11 27 (15.79%) Python
12 26 (15.20%) Azure
13 25 (14.62%) ASP.NET
13 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
14 24 (14.04%) MVC
14 24 (14.04%) T-SQL
15 21 (12.28%) MySQL
15 21 (12.28%) jQuery
15 21 (12.28%) .NET Core
16 20 (11.70%) Git (software)
16 20 (11.70%) XML
17 19 (11.11%) Management Information System
17 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
17 19 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
17 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
18 18 (10.53%) Node.js
18 18 (10.53%) Retail
18 18 (10.53%) Software Engineering
19 17 (9.94%) Business Intelligence

SQL
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 (5.26%) IIS
2 6 (3.51%) nginx
3 5 (2.92%) Drupal
4 4 (2.34%) Appian
4 4 (2.34%) CMS
4 4 (2.34%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.75%) Apache
5 3 (1.75%) Confluence
5 3 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.17%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.17%) Skype for Business
6 2 (1.17%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.58%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.34%) NetSuite
3 2 (1.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.71%) AWS
2 26 (15.20%) Azure
3 9 (5.26%) GCP
4 7 (4.09%) Power Platform
5 6 (3.51%) SaaS
6 4 (2.34%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (1.17%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.17%) GitHub
7 2 (1.17%) Office 365
7 2 (1.17%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.58%) iPaaS
8 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.51%) Internet
1 6 (3.51%) SSL
1 6 (3.51%) VPN
2 4 (2.34%) Firewall
2 4 (2.34%) RFID
3 2 (1.17%) SAN
4 1 (0.58%) HTTP
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.58%) VoIP
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (36.26%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.28%) MySQL
3 17 (9.94%) NoSQL
4 11 (6.43%) Big Data
4 11 (6.43%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.68%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (4.09%) DB2
7 7 (4.09%) Electronic Patient Records
7 7 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.09%) Power BI
8 5 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.34%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.34%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.75%) Redis
11 2 (1.17%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.17%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.17%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (11.70%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (6.43%) Subversion
4 7 (4.09%) JIRA
5 6 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.51%) Mercurial
5 6 (3.51%) Postman
6 5 (2.92%) Selenium
6 5 (2.92%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.34%) NetBeans
7 4 (2.34%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.34%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.75%) JUnit
8 3 (1.75%) Maven
8 3 (1.75%) MSTest
8 3 (1.75%) NUnit
9 2 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 36 (21.05%) Finance
2 18 (10.53%) Retail
3 12 (7.02%) Local Government
4 7 (4.09%) Law
5 5 (2.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.92%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.17%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (45.61%) Developer
2 21 (12.28%) Software Developer
3 16 (9.36%) Analyst
4 12 (7.02%) Tester
5 11 (6.43%) .NET Developer
5 11 (6.43%) Software Engineer
6 9 (5.26%) Architect
7 8 (4.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (4.09%) Automation Tester
8 7 (4.09%) Business Architect
8 7 (4.09%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (4.09%) Python Developer
8 7 (4.09%) Test Analyst
9 6 (3.51%) Configuration Engineer
9 6 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (3.51%) Implementation Engineer
9 6 (3.51%) Senior Developer
10 5 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (2.92%) COBOL Developer
10 5 (2.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (28.07%) .NET
2 42 (24.56%) CSS
3 38 (22.22%) HTML
4 25 (14.62%) ASP.NET
5 21 (12.28%) .NET Core
5 21 (12.28%) jQuery
6 20 (11.70%) XML
7 18 (10.53%) Node.js
8 15 (8.77%) REST
9 12 (7.02%) .NET Framework
9 12 (7.02%) SOAP
9 12 (7.02%) Web Services
9 12 (7.02%) WinForms
10 11 (6.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (6.43%) GraphQL
11 10 (5.85%) Entity Framework
12 9 (5.26%) HTML5
13 8 (4.68%) JSON
14 7 (4.09%) AngularJS
14 7 (4.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 19 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.09%) NHS
4 4 (2.34%) Algorithms
4 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.17%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.17%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.17%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.58%) Lidar
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.58%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.13%) Windows
2 19 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.85%) Linux
4 4 (2.34%) Unix
5 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.58%) VMS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (32.16%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (14.04%) MVC
3 19 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 17 (9.94%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (9.36%) DevOps
6 16 (9.36%) Scrum
7 15 (8.77%) Case Management
7 15 (8.77%) ETL
7 15 (8.77%) Microservices
8 13 (7.60%) Analytics
8 13 (7.60%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (7.60%) TDD
9 11 (6.43%) OO
9 11 (6.43%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.43%) Time Management
10 10 (5.85%) Project Delivery
11 9 (5.26%) Logistics
11 9 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
12 8 (4.68%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.11%) C#
2 63 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.71%) Java
4 27 (15.79%) Python
5 24 (14.04%) T-SQL
6 11 (6.43%) PHP
6 11 (6.43%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.26%) Scala
8 8 (4.68%) C++
9 7 (4.09%) Ruby
10 6 (3.51%) ES6
10 6 (3.51%) VB
10 6 (3.51%) VBScript
11 5 (2.92%) COBOL
11 5 (2.92%) JCL
12 3 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.75%) Kotlin
12 3 (1.75%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.75%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.17%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 13 (7.60%) Degree
2 3 (1.75%) MCSA
2 3 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.17%) AAT
3 2 (1.17%) ACCA
3 2 (1.17%) CIMA
3 2 (1.17%) MCSE
4 1 (0.58%) HND
4 1 (0.58%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) HL7
2 6 (3.51%) SLA
3 3 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.60%) Docker
2 4 (2.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.75%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.58%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.34%) Ansible
3 3 (1.75%) Cobbler
3 3 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.75%) Puppet
3 3 (1.75%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (1.17%) SCCM
4 2 (1.17%) SCOM
4 2 (1.17%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.36%) Oracle
3 9 (5.26%) Google
3 9 (5.26%) VMware
4 7 (4.09%) IBM
5 4 (2.34%) JD Edwards
5 4 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.75%) EnterpriseDB
6 3 (1.75%) Tableau
6 3 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.17%) Citrix
7 2 (1.17%) CommVault
7 2 (1.17%) Informatica
7 2 (1.17%) Splunk
7 2 (1.17%) Veeam
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.58%) Autodesk
8 1 (0.58%) Epicor
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore