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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 268 358 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.51% 25.52% 21.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.41% 46.98% 45.99%
Number of salaries quoted 239 335 361
Median salary £35,000 £37,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.28% -2.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
632 762 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.44% 54.31% 47.41%
Number of salaries quoted 563 674 790
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 108 £35,000 -6.66% 14
Chester -2 45 £33,250 -16.87% 12
Crewe +9 34 £36,500 +4.28% 3
Wilmslow -13 14 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Knutsford +1 10 £60,000 +71.42% 1
Macclesfield -19 7 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Ellesmere Port +3 6 £45,000 -
Runcorn +3 4 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Northwich +1 4 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Nantwich - 4 £29,500 - 1
Sandbach - 2 - -
Winsford +1 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Widnes -1 1 - -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 223 (40.92%) SQL Server
2 197 (36.15%) .NET
3 163 (29.91%) C#
4 139 (25.50%) Microsoft
5 124 (22.75%) Finance
6 121 (22.20%) HTML
7 116 (21.28%) ASP.NET
8 112 (20.55%) MS Excel
9 109 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 103 (18.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 99 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 99 (18.17%) JavaScript
12 93 (17.06%) MVC
13 88 (16.15%) T-SQL
14 82 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
15 77 (14.13%) Windows
16 73 (13.39%) CSS
17 68 (12.48%) Business Intelligence
18 64 (11.74%) .NET Framework
19 62 (11.38%) Java
20 60 (11.01%) Degree
21 59 (10.83%) ETL
22 56 (10.28%) Oracle
23 54 (9.91%) Web Services
23 54 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
24 53 (9.72%) Visual Studio
24 53 (9.72%) jQuery
25 50 (9.17%) TDD
25 50 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
26 47 (8.62%) Data Analysis

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 44 (8.07%) SharePoint
2 20 (3.67%) CMS
2 20 (3.67%) IIS
3 16 (2.94%) JBoss
4 12 (2.20%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 11 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (1.83%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.47%) Apache
8 6 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.73%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.73%) nginx
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
11 2 (0.37%) Confluence
11 2 (0.37%) Mule
11 2 (0.37%) SAS
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.18%) CICS
Applications
1 112 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.87%) MS Office
3 6 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.92%) Magento
2 4 (0.73%) Exstream
2 4 (0.73%) Sage X3
3 3 (0.55%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.39%) Office 365
4 5 (0.92%) SaaS
5 4 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
6 3 (0.55%) GitHub
6 3 (0.55%) PaaS
7 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.37%) IaaS
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.18%) Force.com
8 1 (0.18%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.67%) DNS
2 16 (2.94%) Firewall
3 12 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.83%) DHCP
5 9 (1.65%) MPLS
6 6 (1.10%) SAN
7 5 (0.92%) VLAN
7 5 (0.92%) VoIP
7 5 (0.92%) Wireless
8 4 (0.73%) Internet
8 4 (0.73%) Intranet
8 4 (0.73%) LAN
8 4 (0.73%) SSL
8 4 (0.73%) VPN
8 4 (0.73%) WAN
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.55%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (0.55%) FTP
9 3 (0.55%) NAS
9 3 (0.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (40.92%) SQL Server
2 103 (18.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 99 (18.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 50 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (5.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (5.50%) MySQL
9 29 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (4.04%) Crystal Reports
11 21 (3.85%) Relational Database
12 17 (3.12%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (2.94%) MS Access
13 16 (2.94%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.57%) QlikView
15 12 (2.20%) Data Mining
16 11 (2.02%) NoSQL
16 11 (2.02%) Power BI
17 8 (1.47%) Big Data
17 8 (1.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (9.72%) Visual Studio
3 39 (7.16%) Git (software)
4 26 (4.77%) Subversion
5 11 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 11 (2.02%) HP UFT
5 11 (2.02%) MSTest
5 11 (2.02%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (1.65%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.65%) JIRA
7 8 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.10%) NUnit
8 6 (1.10%) Selenium
9 5 (0.92%) Ant
9 5 (0.92%) FxCop
9 5 (0.92%) Maven
9 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.92%) StyleCop
10 4 (0.73%) Moq
10 4 (0.73%) Oracle APEX
General
1 124 (22.75%) Finance
2 28 (5.14%) Banking
2 28 (5.14%) Billing
3 22 (4.04%) Advertising
4 21 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.94%) Marketing
6 14 (2.57%) Corporate Banking
6 14 (2.57%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.20%) Retail
8 9 (1.65%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.92%) Legal
10 5 (0.92%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.73%) Electronics
12 3 (0.55%) Games
13 2 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Automotive
14 1 (0.18%) French Language
14 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 238 (43.67%) Developer
2 122 (22.39%) Analyst
3 96 (17.61%) .NET Developer
4 67 (12.29%) C# Developer
5 62 (11.38%) SQL Developer
6 60 (11.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 40 (7.34%) DBA
7 40 (7.34%) SQL DBA
8 35 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (6.42%) SQL Analyst
9 34 (6.24%) Junior
10 33 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 32 (5.87%) Senior Developer
12 31 (5.69%) Applications Support
13 29 (5.32%) Software Engineer
14 28 (5.14%) Support Analyst
15 24 (4.40%) Data Analyst
15 24 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 23 (4.22%) Tester
17 22 (4.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (36.15%) .NET
2 121 (22.20%) HTML
3 116 (21.28%) ASP.NET
4 73 (13.39%) CSS
5 64 (11.74%) .NET Framework
6 54 (9.91%) Web Services
7 53 (9.72%) jQuery
8 47 (8.62%) XML
9 41 (7.52%) AngularJS
10 36 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (5.69%) Entity Framework
11 31 (5.69%) JSON
12 25 (4.59%) WCF
13 21 (3.85%) Hibernate
13 21 (3.85%) Spring
13 21 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (3.30%) HTML5
15 17 (3.12%) RESTful
16 16 (2.94%) SOAP
17 15 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 82 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.40%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.12%) iPad
5 15 (2.75%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.57%) Mathematics
6 14 (2.57%) Statistics
7 11 (2.02%) Fintech
8 10 (1.83%) Data Integration
9 9 (1.65%) Clustering
10 8 (1.47%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.47%) iSeries
11 7 (1.28%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.10%) Replication
13 5 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.92%) Physics
13 5 (0.92%) Reference Data
13 5 (0.92%) User Experience
14 4 (0.73%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 77 (14.13%) Windows
2 41 (7.52%) Windows Server
3 39 (7.16%) Unix
4 38 (6.97%) Linux
5 10 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.10%) Android
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.10%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.92%) Debian
7 5 (0.92%) Solaris
8 4 (0.73%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.73%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.55%) CentOS
10 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (17.06%) MVC
3 68 (12.48%) Business Intelligence
4 59 (10.83%) ETL
5 50 (9.17%) TDD
6 47 (8.62%) Data Analysis
7 40 (7.34%) Web Development
8 39 (7.16%) Software Engineering
9 38 (6.97%) ITIL
10 37 (6.79%) Data Modelling
10 37 (6.79%) SDLC
11 35 (6.42%) Scrum
12 32 (5.87%) Software Testing
13 27 (4.95%) High Availability
14 26 (4.77%) Analytics
14 26 (4.77%) Project Management
15 24 (4.40%) CRM
15 24 (4.40%) Unit Testing
16 23 (4.22%) Data Management
17 22 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 163 (29.91%) C#
2 99 (18.17%) JavaScript
3 88 (16.15%) T-SQL
4 62 (11.38%) Java
5 47 (8.62%) VB.NET
6 32 (5.87%) PHP
7 28 (5.14%) VBA
8 24 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 23 (4.22%) VB
10 18 (3.30%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.57%) Perl
11 14 (2.57%) Python
12 5 (0.92%) C
12 5 (0.92%) VBScript
13 4 (0.73%) C++
14 3 (0.55%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.55%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.55%) VB6
15 2 (0.37%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (11.01%) Degree
2 24 (4.40%) ISEB
3 22 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.12%) MCITP
5 15 (2.75%) MCSE
6 7 (1.28%) MCSA
6 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (0.92%) IIBA
8 3 (0.55%) CCNA
8 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.55%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.55%) MCTS
8 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PhD
10 1 (0.18%) CISA
10 1 (0.18%) CISSP
10 1 (0.18%) GIAC
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.95%) QA
2 17 (3.12%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.10%) SLA
5 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.18%) COBIT
6 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 20 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.49%) Hyper-V
4 14 (2.57%) vSphere
5 4 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.73%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.55%) Postfix
6 3 (0.55%) qmail
7 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 1 (0.18%) Docker
8 1 (0.18%) NDS
8 1 (0.18%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.18%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.28%) Control-M
2 7 (1.28%) vRealize
3 5 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (0.73%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.73%) Nagios
5 3 (0.55%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.55%) Puppet
6 2 (0.37%) SCOM
6 2 (0.37%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.18%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.18%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.18%) Netcool
7 1 (0.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 139 (25.50%) Microsoft
2 56 (10.28%) Oracle
3 30 (5.50%) VMware
4 18 (3.30%) HP
5 16 (2.94%) Cognos
6 15 (2.75%) Hyperion
7 14 (2.57%) Cisco
8 12 (2.20%) Teradata
9 11 (2.02%) Talend
10 10 (1.83%) Ab Initio
11 8 (1.47%) IBM
11 8 (1.47%) Sage
11 8 (1.47%) SAP
12 7 (1.28%) Cognizant
13 6 (1.10%) Google
13 6 (1.10%) SonicWALL
14 5 (0.92%) Adobe
14 5 (0.92%) GoldenSource
15 4 (0.73%) EMC
15 4 (0.73%) Informatica
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Inter-est UK Ltd
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus performance related bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £150 - £175 per annum + 37000
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-38,000 + Car and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
MDS
Salary: Unspecified bonus scheme, private medical, 25 days holiday
Posted: 8 days ago