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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 267 437 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.03% 25.41% 26.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.92% 47.45% 50.44%
Number of salaries quoted 237 372 389
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
637 921 1025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 57.34% 53.55% 53.22%
Number of salaries quoted 568 768 832
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,309
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +13.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -3 81 £38,000 -1.93% 4
Chester -5 38 £37,500 -6.25% 13
Crewe +4 30 £31,000 -17.33% 11
Knutsford +11 14 £24,500 -34.66% 1
Wilmslow -16 12 £30,000 -29.41% 2
Runcorn +8 11 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Frodsham 0 8 £33,750 -35.71%
Ellesmere Port - 8 £32,500 -
Northwich -7 7 £32,500 -9.72% 4
Nantwich -1 6 £37,500 +50.00% 1
Alderley Edge +3 4 £35,500 +33.96%
Macclesfield -19 4 £35,000 - 2
Daresbury - 4 £39,500 -
Winsford - 3 £25,500 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 221 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 178 (35.39%) .NET
3 164 (32.60%) C#
4 123 (24.45%) T-SQL
5 121 (24.06%) HTML
6 120 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (23.46%) JavaScript
8 102 (20.28%) ASP.NET
8 102 (20.28%) Microsoft
9 98 (19.48%) Finance
10 90 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 87 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 86 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (17.10%) CSS
13 78 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
14 77 (15.31%) Visual Studio
15 76 (15.11%) MVC
16 72 (14.31%) ETL
17 71 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
18 65 (12.92%) MS Excel
19 63 (12.52%) Degree
20 62 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
21 60 (11.93%) XML
22 57 (11.33%) Java
22 57 (11.33%) .NET Framework
23 56 (11.13%) Scrum
24 54 (10.74%) JSON
25 52 (10.34%) Web Services
26 51 (10.14%) Windows
27 50 (9.94%) jQuery

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 31 (6.16%) CMS
2 28 (5.57%) SharePoint
3 27 (5.37%) WebSphere
4 14 (2.78%) JBoss
5 9 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.19%) IIS
6 6 (1.19%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.99%) MS Exchange
7 5 (0.99%) SAS
8 4 (0.80%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.40%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.40%) Confluence
9 2 (0.40%) Mule
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.20%) Immediacy CMS
10 1 (0.20%) Kentico
10 1 (0.20%) nginx
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 65 (12.92%) MS Excel
2 30 (5.96%) MS Office
3 6 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (4.17%) Magento
2 4 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.60%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Exstream
4 2 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.40%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.77%) Adobe Analytics
3 19 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.79%) PaaS
5 8 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.59%) IaaS
6 4 (0.80%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.60%) SaaS
8 2 (0.40%) GitHub
8 2 (0.40%) Office 365
9 1 (0.20%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.57%) FTP
2 10 (1.99%) Firewall
3 6 (1.19%) DNS
4 5 (0.99%) DHCP
4 5 (0.99%) SSL
4 5 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.99%) Wireless
5 4 (0.80%) Internet
6 3 (0.60%) SAN
7 2 (0.40%) HTTP
7 2 (0.40%) LAN
7 2 (0.40%) LDAP
7 2 (0.40%) VLAN
7 2 (0.40%) VPN
7 2 (0.40%) WAN
8 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.20%) NAS
8 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 90 (17.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (17.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (12.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 36 (7.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (6.76%) MySQL
9 25 (4.97%) Relational Database
10 21 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 18 (3.58%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (2.19%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (2.19%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.99%) DB2
13 10 (1.99%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.79%) Big Data
14 9 (1.79%) Data Mining
14 9 (1.79%) MS Access
15 8 (1.59%) MongoDB
16 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 77 (15.31%) Visual Studio
2 71 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (8.95%) Git (software)
4 41 (8.15%) Subversion
5 30 (5.96%) JIRA
6 14 (2.78%) Eclipse
7 12 (2.39%) Talend Open Studio
8 11 (2.19%) MSTest
9 9 (1.79%) Selenium
9 9 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (1.59%) Jenkins
10 8 (1.59%) Maven
11 7 (1.39%) Ant
11 7 (1.39%) JUnit
12 5 (0.99%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.99%) HP UFT
13 4 (0.80%) Mockito
14 3 (0.60%) Gradle
14 3 (0.60%) Jasmine
14 3 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (19.48%) Finance
2 25 (4.97%) Retail
3 24 (4.77%) Banking
4 23 (4.57%) Billing
5 22 (4.37%) Marketing
6 20 (3.98%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.98%) Manufacturing
8 13 (2.58%) Advertising
9 8 (1.59%) Publishing
10 5 (0.99%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
11 4 (0.80%) Electronics
11 4 (0.80%) Legal
12 3 (0.60%) Automotive
12 3 (0.60%) Back Office
12 3 (0.60%) French Language
12 3 (0.60%) Games
12 3 (0.60%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.40%) German Language
13 2 (0.40%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 237 (47.12%) Developer
2 125 (24.85%) Analyst
3 104 (20.68%) .NET Developer
4 72 (14.31%) SQL Developer
5 68 (13.52%) C# Developer
6 60 (11.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (11.33%) Senior Developer
8 44 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (7.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (7.75%) DBA
10 39 (7.75%) Junior
10 39 (7.75%) SQL DBA
11 35 (6.96%) SQL Analyst
12 25 (4.97%) Junior Developer
13 24 (4.77%) Tester
14 22 (4.37%) Data Analyst
15 21 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 21 (4.17%) Software Developer
15 21 (4.17%) Software Engineer
16 20 (3.98%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (35.39%) .NET
2 121 (24.06%) HTML
3 102 (20.28%) ASP.NET
4 86 (17.10%) CSS
5 60 (11.93%) XML
6 57 (11.33%) .NET Framework
7 54 (10.74%) JSON
8 52 (10.34%) Web Services
9 50 (9.94%) jQuery
10 48 (9.54%) WCF
11 22 (4.37%) AngularJS
12 21 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (3.98%) HTML5
13 20 (3.98%) SOAP
14 18 (3.58%) RESTful
14 18 (3.58%) Spring
15 15 (2.98%) Hibernate
15 15 (2.98%) WPF
16 14 (2.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.51%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (4.37%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.38%) Mathematics
4 15 (2.98%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.58%) Replication
6 10 (1.99%) Data Centre
7 8 (1.59%) CMDB
7 8 (1.59%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 6 (1.19%) Clustering
8 6 (1.19%) Data Integration
8 6 (1.19%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.19%) iPad
9 5 (0.99%) iSeries
9 5 (0.99%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.80%) Physics
11 3 (0.60%) Data Extraction
11 3 (0.60%) Fintech
11 3 (0.60%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.14%) Windows
2 35 (6.96%) Unix
3 19 (3.78%) Linux
4 13 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.99%) Android
5 5 (0.99%) Solaris
6 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.40%) Debian
7 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.40%) Windows CE
7 2 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (17.10%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (15.11%) MVC
4 72 (14.31%) ETL
5 56 (11.13%) Scrum
6 50 (9.94%) Analytics
7 42 (8.35%) ITIL
8 40 (7.95%) Web Development
9 39 (7.75%) Data Management
10 36 (7.16%) Software Engineering
11 35 (6.96%) E-Commerce
12 31 (6.16%) Data Analysis
13 30 (5.96%) PRINCE2
14 27 (5.37%) OO
14 27 (5.37%) Project Management
14 27 (5.37%) TDD
15 26 (5.17%) Data Modelling
15 26 (5.17%) OOP
15 26 (5.17%) SDLC
16 24 (4.77%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 164 (32.60%) C#
2 123 (24.45%) T-SQL
3 118 (23.46%) JavaScript
4 57 (11.33%) Java
5 48 (9.54%) VB.NET
6 42 (8.35%) PL/SQL
7 30 (5.96%) VBA
8 25 (4.97%) VB
9 15 (2.98%) PowerShell
10 8 (1.59%) PHP
11 7 (1.39%) Python
12 3 (0.60%) C++
12 3 (0.60%) PHP 5
12 3 (0.60%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.60%) X++
13 2 (0.40%) Delphi
13 2 (0.40%) R
13 2 (0.40%) Ruby
13 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.40%) VC++
Qualifications
1 63 (12.52%) Degree
2 24 (4.77%) ISEB
3 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.79%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 9 (1.79%) PMP
5 3 (0.60%) IIBA
6 2 (0.40%) MCSE
6 2 (0.40%) OCP
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.40%) PhD
7 1 (0.20%) CISA
7 1 (0.20%) CISSP
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) MBA
7 1 (0.20%) MCITP
7 1 (0.20%) MCP
7 1 (0.20%) MCSA
7 1 (0.20%) OSCE
7 1 (0.20%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.36%) QA
2 17 (3.38%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.99%) SLA
4 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (3.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.40%) Docker
5 2 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 20 (3.98%) ServiceCenter
2 11 (2.19%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.59%) SCVMM
4 7 (1.39%) Control-M
5 4 (0.80%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.20%) Ansible
7 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.20%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.20%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 102 (20.28%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.55%) Oracle
3 38 (7.55%) HP
4 28 (5.57%) Google
4 28 (5.57%) IBM
5 24 (4.77%) Adobe
6 21 (4.17%) ATG
7 20 (3.98%) hybris
7 20 (3.98%) VMware
8 17 (3.38%) Cisco
9 12 (2.39%) Talend
9 12 (2.39%) Teradata
10 11 (2.19%) Ab Initio
10 11 (2.19%) Citrix
10 11 (2.19%) NetApp
11 9 (1.79%) BMC
11 9 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.79%) Cognizant
11 9 (1.79%) SAP
12 8 (1.59%) EMC
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
WARRINGTON COLLEGIATE
Salary: Up to £34,231 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market rates depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £31,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + bonus + life assurance + pension + more
Posted: 5 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £30k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good benefits package available
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £51,000 to £62,000 per annum Plus car allowance and excellent ben
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago