The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 130 116 119
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 2 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.10% 0.45% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.48% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 22
Average salary £29,500 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.23% -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.40% +10.66%
SQL Server Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1800 1669 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.93% 94.88% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1578 1357 1757
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Cheshire region.

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (61.54%) ETL
7 7 (53.85%) Migration
7 7 (53.85%) DTS
7 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) Windows
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) MS Access
9 2 (15.38%) ADO
9 2 (15.38%) VBA
9 2 (15.38%) DAO
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
10 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
10 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
10 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
10 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
10 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
10 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) DTS
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) MS Access
8 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (7.69%) DB2
8 1 (7.69%) OLTP
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
8 1 (7.69%) CouchDB
8 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) ADO
1 2 (15.38%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ETL
2 7 (53.85%) Data Migration
2 7 (53.85%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 12 (92.31%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Sybase