The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 214 434 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.53% 24.89% 25.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.63% 46.42% 50.06%
Number of salaries quoted 194 356 343
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £27,500 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
514 935 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.71% 53.61% 51.80%
Number of salaries quoted 463 762 733
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -6 53 £41,250 +3.12% 14
Chester -3 52 £29,000 -26.58% 8
Crewe +2 20 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Runcorn +10 14 £25,000 -9.09% 2
Knutsford +12 13 £27,000 -28.00% 4
Wilmslow -5 9 £27,500 -35.29% 3
Macclesfield -12 5 £35,000 -
Alderley Edge - 5 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 5 £30,000 - 2
Frodsham 0 3 £32,500 -38.09% 3
Winsford 0 2 £33,750 -
Daresbury - 2 £39,500 -
Northwich -15 1 £32,500 -9.72% 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 204 (43.13%) SQL Server
2 180 (38.05%) .NET
3 162 (34.25%) C#
4 129 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (25.16%) JavaScript
6 111 (23.47%) T-SQL
7 110 (23.26%) HTML
8 103 (21.78%) ASP.NET
9 99 (20.93%) Microsoft
10 96 (20.30%) Finance
11 93 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
12 85 (17.97%) CSS
13 79 (16.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 79 (16.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 76 (16.07%) MVC
15 74 (15.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 72 (15.22%) Visual Studio
17 65 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
18 61 (12.90%) Degree
19 60 (12.68%) Scrum
19 60 (12.68%) MS Excel
20 59 (12.47%) XML
21 56 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
22 55 (11.63%) Web Services
22 55 (11.63%) JSON
22 55 (11.63%) .NET Framework
22 55 (11.63%) jQuery
23 53 (11.21%) ETL
24 52 (10.99%) Windows
24 52 (10.99%) Java

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 35 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 28 (5.92%) CMS
3 25 (5.29%) WebSphere
4 11 (2.33%) IIS
5 10 (2.11%) JBoss
5 10 (2.11%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.48%) SAS
8 6 (1.27%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.85%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.42%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.42%) Confluence
10 2 (0.42%) Mule
11 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.21%) Kentico
11 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.21%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.44%) MS Office
3 3 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (4.23%) Magento
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.63%) FastStats
2 3 (0.63%) SAP SD
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.42%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (5.07%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (3.17%) Office 365
5 8 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.69%) IaaS
5 8 (1.69%) PaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.42%) GitHub
8 2 (0.42%) SaaS
9 1 (0.21%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.21%) Heroku
9 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.21%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.65%) FTP
2 13 (2.75%) Firewall
3 6 (1.27%) Internet
3 6 (1.27%) NAS
3 6 (1.27%) SAN
3 6 (1.27%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.06%) DHCP
4 5 (1.06%) DNS
5 4 (0.85%) IP Telephony
5 4 (0.85%) VLAN
5 4 (0.85%) VPN
5 4 (0.85%) WAN
6 3 (0.63%) SSL
6 3 (0.63%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.42%) HTTP
7 2 (0.42%) LAN
7 2 (0.42%) LDAP
7 2 (0.42%) Wireless
8 1 (0.21%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (43.13%) SQL Server
2 79 (16.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 74 (15.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 56 (11.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 35 (7.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
8 32 (6.77%) MySQL
9 26 (5.50%) Relational Database
10 22 (4.65%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (2.75%) NoSQL
12 12 (2.54%) Big Data
12 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.54%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (2.33%) DB2
13 11 (2.33%) MS Access
13 11 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.11%) MongoDB
15 8 (1.69%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 79 (16.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 72 (15.22%) Visual Studio
3 42 (8.88%) Git (software)
4 38 (8.03%) Subversion
5 33 (6.98%) JIRA
6 14 (2.96%) Eclipse
7 11 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.33%) Maven
7 11 (2.33%) Selenium
8 10 (2.11%) JUnit
8 10 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.90%) Ant
10 8 (1.69%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.48%) MSTest
11 7 (1.48%) Talend Open Studio
12 6 (1.27%) Mockito
13 5 (1.06%) Jasmine
14 4 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (0.85%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.63%) Gradle
General
1 96 (20.30%) Finance
2 24 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.86%) Retail
4 21 (4.44%) Banking
5 20 (4.23%) Marketing
6 15 (3.17%) Billing
7 12 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.11%) Advertising
9 8 (1.69%) Publishing
10 4 (0.85%) French Language
10 4 (0.85%) Legal
11 3 (0.63%) Automotive
11 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 3 (0.63%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.63%) Retail Banking
12 2 (0.42%) Games
12 2 (0.42%) German Language
12 2 (0.42%) Hindi Language
12 2 (0.42%) Russian Language
12 2 (0.42%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 226 (47.78%) Developer
2 120 (25.37%) Analyst
3 97 (20.51%) .NET Developer
4 76 (16.07%) SQL Developer
5 61 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 59 (12.47%) Senior Developer
7 52 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (7.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 34 (7.19%) Junior
10 31 (6.55%) DBA
10 31 (6.55%) SQL DBA
11 28 (5.92%) SQL Analyst
12 27 (5.71%) Junior Developer
12 27 (5.71%) Lead Developer
13 26 (5.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 23 (4.86%) Support Analyst
15 21 (4.44%) Data Analyst
16 20 (4.23%) Senior SQL Developer
17 19 (4.02%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (38.05%) .NET
2 110 (23.26%) HTML
3 103 (21.78%) ASP.NET
4 85 (17.97%) CSS
5 59 (12.47%) XML
6 55 (11.63%) .NET Framework
6 55 (11.63%) jQuery
6 55 (11.63%) JSON
6 55 (11.63%) Web Services
7 48 (10.15%) WCF
8 24 (5.07%) SOAP
9 21 (4.44%) Ajax
9 21 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (4.23%) HTML5
11 19 (4.02%) Spring
12 18 (3.81%) AngularJS
13 17 (3.59%) RESTful
13 17 (3.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (3.38%) Hibernate
14 16 (3.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 65 (13.74%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (4.23%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.17%) Replication
4 13 (2.75%) Mathematics
4 13 (2.75%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.90%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.69%) CMDB
8 7 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.27%) Clustering
10 5 (1.06%) iPad
11 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.85%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.63%) Data Extraction
12 3 (0.63%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
12 3 (0.63%) Statistics
13 2 (0.42%) FMCG
13 2 (0.42%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 52 (10.99%) Windows
2 33 (6.98%) Unix
3 17 (3.59%) Linux
4 13 (2.75%) Windows Server
5 10 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.90%) Android
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.63%) Solaris
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.42%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.21%) AIX
11 1 (0.21%) Debian
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (19.66%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (16.07%) MVC
4 60 (12.68%) Scrum
5 53 (11.21%) ETL
6 47 (9.94%) Analytics
7 46 (9.73%) ITIL
8 38 (8.03%) E-Commerce
9 35 (7.40%) Data Management
10 34 (7.19%) OOP
10 34 (7.19%) Project Management
11 31 (6.55%) Web Development
12 30 (6.34%) Software Engineering
13 29 (6.13%) PRINCE2
13 29 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (5.92%) Line Management
15 27 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
16 26 (5.50%) OO
17 25 (5.29%) Mentoring
18 24 (5.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 162 (34.25%) C#
2 119 (25.16%) JavaScript
3 111 (23.47%) T-SQL
4 52 (10.99%) Java
5 48 (10.15%) VB.NET
6 44 (9.30%) PL/SQL
7 34 (7.19%) VB
8 24 (5.07%) VBA
9 9 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.69%) PHP
10 8 (1.69%) Python
11 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.63%) C++
12 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.63%) VB6
12 3 (0.63%) X++
13 2 (0.42%) Delphi
13 2 (0.42%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.42%) Ruby
13 2 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 61 (12.90%) Degree
2 19 (4.02%) ISEB
3 11 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.69%) PMP
6 6 (1.27%) OCP
6 6 (1.27%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.85%) PhD
8 2 (0.42%) MCSE
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.92%) QA
2 13 (2.75%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.85%) SLA
5 3 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.48%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.42%) Docker
6 2 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (4.23%) ServiceCenter
2 8 (1.69%) SCVMM
3 7 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (1.27%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (1.06%) Control-M
6 3 (0.63%) Nagios
7 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.42%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.42%) WSUS
8 1 (0.21%) Ansible
8 1 (0.21%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.21%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.21%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 99 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 47 (9.94%) Oracle
3 30 (6.34%) HP
4 28 (5.92%) Google
4 28 (5.92%) IBM
5 24 (5.07%) Adobe
6 21 (4.44%) ATG
6 21 (4.44%) VMware
7 20 (4.23%) hybris
8 16 (3.38%) Cisco
9 12 (2.54%) CheckPoint
9 12 (2.54%) Citrix
10 10 (2.11%) NetApp
11 9 (1.90%) BMC
11 9 (1.90%) Tableau
11 9 (1.90%) Teradata
12 8 (1.69%) EMC
12 8 (1.69%) Juniper
13 7 (1.48%) Ab Initio
13 7 (1.48%) Cognizant
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-44,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £3000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago