Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 179 186 225
Rank change year-on-year +7 +39 -61
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 19 51 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.77% 3.32% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 67 46
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £50,400 £55,625
England median annual salary £46,865 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.34% -9.52% +23.53%

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,075 1,537 1,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.27% 25.08% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 926 1,317 1,659
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Yorkshire

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2021. 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
South Yorkshire +6 10 - -
West Yorkshire +22 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
SQL Server 2016
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 15 (78.95%) SQL
4 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
5 11 (57.89%) Finance
6 10 (52.63%) Change Management
6 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
6 10 (52.63%) Windows
6 10 (52.63%) DNA
6 10 (52.63%) Time Management
6 10 (52.63%) High Availability
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (52.63%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
6 10 (52.63%) Decision-Making
7 6 (31.58%) Azure
8 4 (21.05%) Microservices
8 4 (21.05%) .NET
8 4 (21.05%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
9 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
9 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (15.79%) Performance Management

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) DBA
1 13 (68.42%) SQL DBA
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Core
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) SOAP
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Change Management
1 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
1 10 (52.63%) Decision-Making
1 10 (52.63%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (52.63%) DNA
1 10 (52.63%) High Availability
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Monitoring
1 10 (52.63%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (52.63%) Software Delivery
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
1 10 (52.63%) Time Management
2 4 (21.05%) Microservices
3 3 (15.79%) Database Security
3 3 (15.79%) Database Tuning
3 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (21.05%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle