Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 292 366 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 26.81% 26.75% 20.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.98% 51.91% 39.84%
Number of salaries quoted 263 314 313
South Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £23,550
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +1.33%

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 635 705 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 58.31% 51.54% 51.36%
Number of salaries quoted 552 609 681
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.97%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 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 -1 216 £42,500 +21.43% 32
Doncaster 0 58 £30,500 -23.75% 10
Barnsley +4 9 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Rotherham -1 6 £35,000 -17.65% 1
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 102 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.19%) JavaScript
3 91 (31.16%) C#
4 85 (29.11%) .NET
5 74 (25.34%) SQL Server
6 73 (25.00%) MVC
7 71 (24.32%) Microsoft
8 64 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
9 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET
10 59 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
11 53 (18.15%) Finance
12 52 (17.81%) SDLC
13 49 (16.78%) CSS
13 49 (16.78%) Linux
14 48 (16.44%) HTML
15 46 (15.75%) .NET Framework
15 46 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (15.41%) jQuery
17 43 (14.73%) Scrum
18 41 (14.04%) Software Engineering
18 41 (14.04%) Oracle
19 40 (13.70%) T-SQL
19 40 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
20 39 (13.36%) Web Development
21 38 (13.01%) Java
21 38 (13.01%) ERP
21 38 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
22 37 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 35 (11.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 29 (9.93%) MySQL

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 15 (5.14%) Apache
2 12 (4.11%) SAS
3 5 (1.71%) nginx
3 5 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.37%) JBoss
4 4 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.37%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.03%) CMS
5 3 (1.03%) DNN
5 3 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.03%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.68%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.68%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) Jetty
6 2 (0.68%) Liferay
7 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (4.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.08%) SPSS
3 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.37%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (13.01%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (2.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.03%) IaaS
6 3 (1.03%) Office 365
6 3 (1.03%) PaaS
7 2 (0.68%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.68%) Serverless
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.79%) Broadband
2 3 (1.03%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) iSCSI
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
3 1 (0.34%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.34%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (11.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (9.93%) MySQL
5 26 (8.90%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (7.19%) Relational Database
7 19 (6.51%) OLAP
8 17 (5.82%) Crystal Reports
9 14 (4.79%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (4.79%) Power BI
10 13 (4.45%) NoSQL
11 12 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (3.42%) Oracle Database
13 9 (3.08%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (2.74%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 8 (2.74%) Oracle Discoverer
14 8 (2.74%) QlikView
14 8 (2.74%) Star Schema
15 7 (2.40%) Lumira
15 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 27 (9.25%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.56%) Visual Studio
3 22 (7.53%) JIRA
4 15 (5.14%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (3.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 7 (2.40%) Toad
8 6 (2.05%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.03%) ERwin
9 3 (1.03%) Selenium
9 3 (1.03%) Subversion
10 2 (0.68%) Ant
10 2 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.68%) Gradle
10 2 (0.68%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.68%) JUnit
10 2 (0.68%) Maven
10 2 (0.68%) Mockito
10 2 (0.68%) NUnit
General
1 53 (18.15%) Finance
2 15 (5.14%) Advertising
3 12 (4.11%) Retail
4 11 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.08%) Games
5 9 (3.08%) Marketing
6 5 (1.71%) Banking
7 4 (1.37%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.68%) Automotive
8 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 149 (51.03%) Developer
2 61 (20.89%) Analyst
3 44 (15.07%) C# Developer
4 43 (14.73%) .NET Developer
5 39 (13.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (10.62%) Senior Developer
7 30 (10.27%) Software Developer
8 25 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 24 (8.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 23 (7.88%) SQL Developer
11 20 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 17 (5.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 17 (5.82%) C# Software Developer
12 17 (5.82%) Junior
13 15 (5.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (4.79%) Business Analyst
14 14 (4.79%) Senior Software Developer
15 13 (4.45%) DBA
15 13 (4.45%) Development Team Leader
15 13 (4.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.11%) .NET
2 63 (21.58%) ASP.NET
3 49 (16.78%) CSS
4 48 (16.44%) HTML
5 46 (15.75%) .NET Framework
5 46 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 45 (15.41%) jQuery
7 40 (13.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 29 (9.93%) Entity Framework
9 24 (8.22%) Web Services
10 22 (7.53%) AngularJS
11 17 (5.82%) XML
12 14 (4.79%) Middleware
12 14 (4.79%) Oracle Fusion
13 13 (4.45%) RESTful
14 11 (3.77%) React
14 11 (3.77%) Sass
14 11 (3.77%) WPF
15 10 (3.42%) Java EE
15 10 (3.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 59 (20.21%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (9.25%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.48%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.79%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.08%) User Experience
6 7 (2.40%) Credit Risk
7 6 (2.05%) Fintech
8 5 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.03%) iPad
10 3 (1.03%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.03%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.68%) Robotics
12 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.34%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.34%) iPhone
12 1 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.78%) Linux
2 22 (7.53%) Unix
3 20 (6.85%) Windows
4 13 (4.45%) Solaris
5 12 (4.11%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.08%) Android
7 8 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (25.00%) MVC
3 64 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (17.81%) SDLC
5 43 (14.73%) Scrum
6 41 (14.04%) Software Engineering
7 39 (13.36%) Web Development
8 38 (13.01%) ERP
9 25 (8.56%) Analytics
9 25 (8.56%) DevOps
10 22 (7.53%) TDD
11 20 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.51%) Data Analysis
12 19 (6.51%) Data Modelling
13 17 (5.82%) Performance Tuning
14 16 (5.48%) ETL
15 15 (5.14%) Migration
16 14 (4.79%) User Stories
17 13 (4.45%) E-Commerce
17 13 (4.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 94 (32.19%) JavaScript
2 91 (31.16%) C#
3 40 (13.70%) T-SQL
4 38 (13.01%) Java
5 25 (8.56%) PHP
5 25 (8.56%) Python
6 23 (7.88%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.45%) Ruby
8 12 (4.11%) C
9 11 (3.77%) R
10 10 (3.42%) Bash Shell
10 10 (3.42%) MATLAB
11 9 (3.08%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.74%) COBOL
13 7 (2.40%) C++
14 6 (2.05%) Perl
15 5 (1.71%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.03%) ES6
16 3 (1.03%) VBA
17 2 (0.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 25 (8.56%) Degree
2 11 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (2.40%) CCNA
3 7 (2.40%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.05%) Postgraduate
5 4 (1.37%) MCP
5 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.34%) MCSA
7 1 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.22%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (5.48%) Docker
2 12 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.40%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.71%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (2.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (2.40%) Data Guard
3 7 (2.40%) Puppet
3 7 (2.40%) Terraform
4 6 (2.05%) Kubernetes
5 4 (1.37%) Rancher
6 3 (1.03%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.03%) Graphite
6 3 (1.03%) SCCM
7 2 (0.68%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.34%) Ansible
8 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 71 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 41 (14.04%) Oracle
3 15 (5.14%) Tableau
4 14 (4.79%) Atlassian
4 14 (4.79%) IFS
4 14 (4.79%) Twitter
5 13 (4.45%) VMware
6 12 (4.11%) Google
7 11 (3.77%) Cognos
8 8 (2.74%) Alteryx
8 8 (2.74%) Micro Focus
8 8 (2.74%) SAP
9 7 (2.40%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.37%) Avid
10 4 (1.37%) Zend
11 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.03%) Splunk
11 3 (1.03%) Veeam
12 2 (0.68%) Infor
12 2 (0.68%) OpenText