Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 202 244 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 19.09% 19.21% 24.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.86% 34.66% 41.39%
Number of salaries quoted 183 208 285
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,450 £25,525 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,200 £57,875 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 548 704 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 51.80% 55.43% 58.82%
Number of salaries quoted 482 588 683
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,675 £27,000
90th Percentile £60,225 £57,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -2 137 £41,222 -3.01% 41
Barnsley +12 27 £40,750 +44.25% 8
Doncaster +1 18 £31,427 -3.67% 14
Rotherham -2 7 £43,500 +45.00% 5
SQL
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 77 (38.12%) C#
1 77 (38.12%) .NET
2 72 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (28.71%) JavaScript
4 54 (26.73%) SQL Server
5 47 (23.27%) MVC
6 42 (20.79%) Microsoft
7 41 (20.30%) ASP.NET
8 40 (19.80%) Oracle
8 40 (19.80%) HTML
8 40 (19.80%) Java
9 37 (18.32%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (16.34%) Scrum
11 32 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (14.85%) T-SQL
13 29 (14.36%) CSS
13 29 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
14 28 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (13.37%) Data Warehouse
16 24 (11.88%) jQuery
16 24 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (11.88%) Windows
16 24 (11.88%) MySQL
17 23 (11.39%) TDD
17 23 (11.39%) DevOps
18 22 (10.89%) Microservices
18 22 (10.89%) Power Platform
18 22 (10.89%) .NET Framework
18 22 (10.89%) Finance
19 21 (10.40%) Software Engineering

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 7 (3.47%) IIS
2 6 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.48%) Confluence
4 4 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.98%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.49%) CMS
5 3 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.99%) Apache
6 2 (0.99%) DNN
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.50%) JBoss
7 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.49%) HipChat
4 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (0.99%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (18.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (14.36%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (10.89%) Power Platform
4 18 (8.91%) Office 365
5 10 (4.95%) Serverless
6 6 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.98%) GitHub
8 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.99%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.99%) SaaS
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.50%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) HTTP
1 6 (2.97%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.48%) SAN
3 2 (0.99%) RFID
4 1 (0.50%) Firewall
4 1 (0.50%) NAS
4 1 (0.50%) SSL
4 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (26.73%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.37%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (11.88%) MySQL
4 21 (10.40%) Power BI
5 19 (9.41%) Oracle Database
5 19 (9.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (8.42%) NoSQL
7 16 (7.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 14 (6.93%) MongoDB
9 12 (5.94%) Relational Database
10 10 (4.95%) Data Lake
10 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (4.46%) Hadoop
12 7 (3.47%) DB2
12 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
14 5 (2.48%) MS Access
14 5 (2.48%) Oracle Discoverer
14 5 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.44%) JIRA
2 13 (6.44%) TeamCity
3 9 (4.46%) Selenium
4 7 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.97%) ERwin
5 6 (2.97%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.49%) gulp
7 3 (1.49%) JUnit
7 3 (1.49%) Maven
7 3 (1.49%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.49%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.49%) webpack
8 2 (0.99%) TestNG
9 1 (0.50%) HtmlUnit
9 1 (0.50%) JBehave
General
1 22 (10.89%) Finance
2 6 (2.97%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.48%) Banking
4 4 (1.98%) Local Government
4 4 (1.98%) Marketing
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Retail
6 2 (0.99%) Military
7 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 88 (43.56%) Developer
2 28 (13.86%) Analyst
3 27 (13.37%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.39%) Software Developer
5 18 (8.91%) C# Developer
5 18 (8.91%) Senior Developer
6 16 (7.92%) Applications Support
6 16 (7.92%) Software Engineer
6 16 (7.92%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (6.93%) Junior
8 13 (6.44%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
9 11 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Data Engineer
10 10 (4.95%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (4.95%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 8 (3.96%) DBA
11 8 (3.96%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (38.12%) .NET
2 41 (20.30%) ASP.NET
3 40 (19.80%) HTML
4 29 (14.36%) CSS
5 28 (13.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (11.88%) jQuery
7 22 (10.89%) .NET Framework
8 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (9.90%) AngularJS
10 19 (9.41%) Entity Framework
11 17 (8.42%) .NET Core
12 13 (6.44%) Spring
12 13 (6.44%) Web Services
13 11 (5.45%) REST
14 10 (4.95%) Angular 2
14 10 (4.95%) SOAP
15 9 (4.46%) Node.js
16 8 (3.96%) React
17 7 (3.47%) Hibernate
17 7 (3.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.96%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (3.47%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.97%) NHS
6 5 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.98%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.49%) Analytical Mindset
8 3 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.49%) Robotics
8 3 (1.49%) User Experience
9 1 (0.50%) BBC
9 1 (0.50%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.50%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.88%) Windows
2 19 (9.41%) Windows Server
3 13 (6.44%) Linux
4 8 (3.96%) Unix
5 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.49%) AIX
7 2 (0.99%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.50%) Android
8 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.50%) SUSE
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (35.64%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.27%) MVC
3 33 (16.34%) Scrum
4 32 (15.84%) Problem-Solving
5 24 (11.88%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (11.39%) DevOps
6 23 (11.39%) TDD
7 22 (10.89%) Microservices
8 21 (10.40%) Software Engineering
9 19 (9.41%) Mentoring
9 19 (9.41%) SDLC
10 17 (8.42%) Analytics
10 17 (8.42%) Coaching
11 16 (7.92%) Test Automation
12 14 (6.93%) ETL
12 14 (6.93%) ITIL
13 12 (5.94%) Data Modelling
13 12 (5.94%) Migration
14 11 (5.45%) High Availability
15 10 (4.95%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 77 (38.12%) C#
2 58 (28.71%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.80%) Java
4 30 (14.85%) T-SQL
5 19 (9.41%) PL/SQL
6 15 (7.43%) PHP
7 14 (6.93%) Python
8 9 (4.46%) Shell Script
8 9 (4.46%) VB
9 6 (2.97%) Java 8
9 6 (2.97%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.48%) C++
10 5 (2.48%) COBOL
10 5 (2.48%) JCL
11 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.98%) Go
12 3 (1.49%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.50%) C
13 1 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.50%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 18 (8.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.97%) MCSA
2 6 (2.97%) MCSE
2 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.49%) HND
3 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.99%) SANS
4 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.97%) SLA
2 2 (0.99%) HL7
2 2 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.44%) Docker
2 8 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.97%) Rancher
2 6 (2.97%) Terraform
3 5 (2.48%) SCCM
3 5 (2.48%) SCOM
4 4 (1.98%) SCVMM
5 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.50%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.80%) Oracle
3 9 (4.46%) VMware
4 8 (3.96%) IBM
5 6 (2.97%) Google
5 6 (2.97%) Informatica
6 5 (2.48%) Citrix
7 4 (1.98%) CommVault
7 4 (1.98%) Talend
8 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.49%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.99%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.99%) SAP
9 2 (0.99%) Tableau
9 2 (0.99%) Veeam
10 1 (0.50%) Cisco
10 1 (0.50%) Infor
10 1 (0.50%) Snow