Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 113 207 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 20.70% 18.60% 20.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.24% 36.32% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 128 199 239
Median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,050 £26,150
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 330 570 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 60.44% 51.21% 55.90%
Number of salaries quoted 281 499 599
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £25,000 £25,400
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,050 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,375 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.47% - +6.25%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL in South Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL in South Yorkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 8 August 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 8 August 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 +1 83 £42,500 - 19
Doncaster -5 6 £55,000 +75.01% 1
Rotherham -3 5 £48,711 +11.98% 2
Barnsley -4 1 £50,000 +20.48%
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
3 48 (42.48%) C#
4 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
5 31 (27.43%) Java
6 25 (22.12%) .NET
6 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
6 25 (22.12%) NoSQL
6 25 (22.12%) DevOps
7 24 (21.24%) HTML
7 24 (21.24%) Finance
8 22 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (18.58%) AWS
10 20 (17.70%) Oracle
11 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (15.93%) TDD
12 18 (15.93%) Retail
13 17 (15.04%) HTML5
13 17 (15.04%) MVC
13 17 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
14 16 (14.16%) Scrum
14 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
14 16 (14.16%) T-SQL
14 16 (14.16%) Azure
15 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (13.27%) XML
15 15 (13.27%) ERP
15 15 (13.27%) Python

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 6 (5.31%) Confluence
1 6 (5.31%) IIS
1 6 (5.31%) nginx
2 5 (4.42%) Apache
2 5 (4.42%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.77%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.88%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) AWS
2 16 (14.16%) Azure
3 11 (9.73%) Power Platform
4 4 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.54%) SaaS
4 4 (3.54%) Serverless
5 1 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) SSL
2 8 (7.08%) VPN
3 7 (6.19%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) DNS
4 1 (0.88%) Extranet
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (43.36%) SQL Server
2 25 (22.12%) NoSQL
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (13.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (9.73%) Power BI
5 5 (4.42%) Big Data
5 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.42%) MySQL
5 5 (4.42%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (3.54%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.65%) Redis
7 3 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.88%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (11.50%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.96%) Subversion
3 8 (7.08%) JIRA
3 8 (7.08%) JUnit
3 8 (7.08%) Maven
3 8 (7.08%) Mercurial
4 6 (5.31%) Postman
5 5 (4.42%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.42%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.54%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.54%) Selenium
6 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.54%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.65%) MSTest
7 3 (2.65%) NUnit
8 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.77%) Xcode
9 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (21.24%) Finance
2 18 (15.93%) Retail
3 14 (12.39%) Local Government
4 13 (11.50%) Law
5 5 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.65%) Public Sector
7 2 (1.77%) Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Legal
7 2 (1.77%) Private Banking
7 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.88%) Advertising
8 1 (0.88%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (39.82%) Developer
2 19 (16.81%) Software Engineer
3 15 (13.27%) Analyst
4 13 (11.50%) .NET Developer
4 13 (11.50%) Senior Developer
5 11 (9.73%) SQL Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Agile .NET Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Agile Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Java Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (7.96%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Senior Agile Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Senior SQL Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 8 (7.08%) Configuration Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (7.08%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.08%) Test Analyst
8 5 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.12%) .NET
2 24 (21.24%) HTML
3 17 (15.04%) HTML5
4 15 (13.27%) XML
5 14 (12.39%) .NET Core
5 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (12.39%) CSS
6 12 (10.62%) Web Services
7 11 (9.73%) RESTful
8 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.85%) Spring
9 9 (7.96%) AngularJS
9 9 (7.96%) Elastic Stack
10 8 (7.08%) jQuery
10 8 (7.08%) Node.js
10 8 (7.08%) Spring Boot
11 7 (6.19%) CSS3
12 5 (4.42%) React
12 5 (4.42%) SOAP
13 4 (3.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.16%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.85%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.96%) User Experience
4 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
5 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.31%) Data Structures
6 5 (4.42%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.54%) NHS
8 2 (1.77%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.88%) Cyberattack
9 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.85%) Linux
2 7 (6.19%) Windows
3 6 (5.31%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 3 (2.65%) Unix
5 2 (1.77%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.12%) DevOps
2 25 (22.12%) Software Engineering
3 22 (19.47%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (15.93%) TDD
6 17 (15.04%) MVC
6 17 (15.04%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (14.16%) Scrum
8 15 (13.27%) ERP
9 14 (12.39%) Case Management
9 14 (12.39%) Microservices
9 14 (12.39%) OO
10 13 (11.50%) ETL
10 13 (11.50%) Web Development
11 12 (10.62%) Analytics
11 12 (10.62%) Requirements Gathering
11 12 (10.62%) SDLC
11 12 (10.62%) Test Automation
12 11 (9.73%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (42.48%) C#
2 33 (29.20%) JavaScript
3 31 (27.43%) Java
4 16 (14.16%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.27%) Python
6 14 (12.39%) PHP
7 8 (7.08%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.08%) VB
7 8 (7.08%) VBScript
8 7 (6.19%) C++
9 5 (4.42%) PowerShell
10 4 (3.54%) Scala
11 3 (2.65%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.65%) Kotlin
11 3 (2.65%) Ruby
11 3 (2.65%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.77%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.77%) Java 8
12 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (7.96%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.88%) AAT
3 1 (0.88%) ACCA
3 1 (0.88%) CIMA
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.73%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) Terraform
2 3 (2.65%) Ansible
2 3 (2.65%) Cobbler
2 3 (2.65%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.65%) Puppet
2 3 (2.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (17.70%) Oracle
2 16 (14.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.08%) VMware
4 5 (4.42%) Splunk
5 3 (2.65%) EnterpriseDB
6 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) IFS
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau