Period
to 21 January 2019

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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 189 287 363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.36% 26.57% 26.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.00% 45.63% 51.64%
Number of salaries quoted 153 263 314
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -5.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,800 £26,000
90th Percentile £65,237 £52,500 £50,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +5.26%

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 540 629 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 49.59% 58.24% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 422 547 610
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £56,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 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 -2 129 £42,500 +6.25% 42
Doncaster -2 43 £32,750 +9.17% 16
Rotherham -3 6 £33,750 +12.50% 7
Barnsley -10 2 £38,250 +27.50% 5
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (32.28%) C#
2 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
2 61 (32.28%) .NET
3 49 (25.93%) Microsoft
4 44 (23.28%) HTML
5 43 (22.75%) ASP.NET
5 43 (22.75%) Windows
6 40 (21.16%) SQL Server
7 38 (20.11%) Windows Server
8 37 (19.58%) CSS
9 36 (19.05%) T-SQL
10 33 (17.46%) Scrum
10 33 (17.46%) AngularJS
11 28 (14.81%) Oracle
11 28 (14.81%) Finance
12 27 (14.29%) Linux
12 27 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (13.76%) Java
14 25 (13.23%) ITIL
14 25 (13.23%) TDD
15 24 (12.70%) SOAP
15 24 (12.70%) Degree
16 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 23 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
16 23 (12.17%) MySQL
16 23 (12.17%) MVC
17 22 (11.64%) Software Engineering
18 20 (10.58%) E-Commerce
18 20 (10.58%) Amazon AWS

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 (7.94%) IIS
2 10 (5.29%) WebLogic
3 8 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.23%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (2.12%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.59%) Apache
6 3 (1.59%) CMS
6 3 (1.59%) SAS
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.06%) nginx
8 1 (0.53%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.53%) Liferay
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.53%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (5.82%) Office 365
4 9 (4.76%) SaaS
5 7 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.59%) iPaaS
7 3 (1.59%) Serverless
8 2 (1.06%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.53%) G Suite
9 1 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.76%) SAN
2 6 (3.17%) DNS
3 4 (2.12%) DHCP
3 4 (2.12%) Firewall
4 3 (1.59%) Internet
5 2 (1.06%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.06%) LAN
5 2 (1.06%) VPN
5 2 (1.06%) WAN
6 1 (0.53%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.53%) HTTP
6 1 (0.53%) SMTP
6 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.53%) VLAN
6 1 (0.53%) VoIP
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (21.16%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.17%) MySQL
3 18 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 12 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.82%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (5.82%) Oracle Reports
6 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.29%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
7 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (4.76%) Oracle Database 12c
7 9 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 8 (4.23%) Power BI
9 7 (3.70%) Hadoop
9 7 (3.70%) MongoDB
9 7 (3.70%) Oracle Exadata
9 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (8.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
4 7 (3.70%) Selenium
4 7 (3.70%) Subversion
5 6 (3.17%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.17%) JIRA
6 5 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.12%) Gatling
7 4 (2.12%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.12%) JMeter
7 4 (2.12%) LoadRunner
7 4 (2.12%) Maven
7 4 (2.12%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.53%) Burp Suite
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.53%) Travis CI
General
1 28 (14.81%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.76%) Retail
4 5 (2.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.12%) Banking
5 4 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.59%) Games
6 3 (1.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.53%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 78 (41.27%) Developer
2 44 (23.28%) Analyst
3 32 (16.93%) Senior Developer
4 21 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 17 (8.99%) .NET Developer
6 15 (7.94%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.94%) Junior
7 14 (7.41%) Lead Developer
8 12 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.82%) Administrator
10 10 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.29%) DBA
10 10 (5.29%) Junior Analyst
10 10 (5.29%) Tester
11 9 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (4.76%) Data Analyst
11 9 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 9 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (4.23%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (32.28%) .NET
2 44 (23.28%) HTML
3 43 (22.75%) ASP.NET
4 37 (19.58%) CSS
5 33 (17.46%) AngularJS
6 24 (12.70%) SOAP
7 19 (10.05%) XML
8 17 (8.99%) REST
9 16 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (7.94%) WCF
10 15 (7.94%) Web Services
11 14 (7.41%) jQuery
12 13 (6.88%) Node.js
13 12 (6.35%) .NET Framework
14 11 (5.82%) JSON
15 10 (5.29%) .NET Core
15 10 (5.29%) Entity Framework
15 10 (5.29%) React
16 8 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (4.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.65%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.59%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.59%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.06%) Clustering
8 2 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.06%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
8 2 (1.06%) Learning Management System
8 2 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.06%) Replication
8 2 (1.06%) Tandem
8 2 (1.06%) User Experience
9 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.53%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 43 (22.75%) Windows
2 38 (20.11%) Windows Server
3 27 (14.29%) Linux
4 17 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (3.70%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (3.70%) Unix
7 4 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (34.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (17.46%) Scrum
3 27 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 25 (13.23%) ITIL
4 25 (13.23%) TDD
5 23 (12.17%) MVC
6 22 (11.64%) Software Engineering
7 20 (10.58%) E-Commerce
8 19 (10.05%) Analytics
9 18 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (7.94%) Test Automation
11 14 (7.41%) High Availability
12 13 (6.88%) Computer Science
12 13 (6.88%) CRM
12 13 (6.88%) Data Management
13 12 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (6.35%) DevOps
13 12 (6.35%) ETL
14 11 (5.82%) Manual Testing
14 11 (5.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 61 (32.28%) C#
1 61 (32.28%) JavaScript
2 36 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 26 (13.76%) Java
4 13 (6.88%) Python
5 11 (5.82%) PHP
5 11 (5.82%) PL/SQL
6 9 (4.76%) VB
7 8 (4.23%) C++
7 8 (4.23%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.70%) Bash Shell
8 7 (3.70%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.65%) Scala
10 4 (2.12%) MATLAB
10 4 (2.12%) VB6
10 4 (2.12%) VBA
11 3 (1.59%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.59%) R
11 3 (1.59%) Ruby
12 2 (1.06%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (12.70%) Degree
2 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (4.23%) MCSA
3 8 (4.23%) MCSE
4 7 (3.70%) OCP
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.53%) ISEB
6 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.53%) MCDST
6 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.94%) SLA
2 8 (4.23%) HL7
2 8 (4.23%) QA
3 5 (2.65%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 18 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (6.88%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.29%) Docker
3 10 (5.29%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 9 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.59%) vCloud
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (5.29%) Kubernetes
1 10 (5.29%) SCOM
2 9 (4.76%) Data Guard
3 8 (4.23%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (4.23%) SCCM
3 8 (4.23%) SCVMM
3 8 (4.23%) Terraform
4 7 (3.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.65%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (2.65%) Rancher
6 3 (1.59%) Ansible
7 2 (1.06%) Control-M
8 1 (0.53%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.53%) Ambari
8 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 1 (0.53%) Nessus
8 1 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.53%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 49 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 28 (14.81%) Oracle
3 18 (9.52%) VMware
4 9 (4.76%) Citrix
5 8 (4.23%) CommVault
6 7 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 6 (3.17%) Google
8 4 (2.12%) Cognos
8 4 (2.12%) Lotus
9 3 (1.59%) IFS
9 3 (1.59%) Infoblox
9 3 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.06%) Adobe
10 2 (1.06%) Cisco
10 2 (1.06%) SonicWALL
10 2 (1.06%) Tableau
11 1 (0.53%) BMC
11 1 (0.53%) EMC
11 1 (0.53%) HP
11 1 (0.53%) IBM