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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 239 382 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.13% 23.64% 26.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.38% 46.36% 48.69%
Number of salaries quoted 211 311 340
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 £24,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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
551 824 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 51.02% 50.99% 54.83%
Number of salaries quoted 484 665 755
Median salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Chester -2 68 £35,000 -10.25% 11
Warrington -3 67 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Runcorn +12 21 £33,000 -10.81% 7
Crewe +3 12 £27,500 -31.25% 3
Macclesfield -2 10 £36,000 -10.00% 3
Knutsford +6 8 £30,250 -11.67%
Wilmslow -11 8 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Northwich -11 3 £36,000 -
Alderley Edge - 2 £42,500 - 1
Frodsham - 2 £25,000 -
Daresbury 0 1 £38,500 -
Winsford -1 1 £37,500 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 222 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 179 (36.53%) .NET
3 145 (29.59%) C#
4 138 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
5 117 (23.88%) Microsoft
6 116 (23.67%) Finance
7 108 (22.04%) Business Intelligence
8 105 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 103 (21.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 102 (20.82%) ASP.NET
11 98 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 93 (18.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 87 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 85 (17.35%) HTML
15 83 (16.94%) MS Excel
16 72 (14.69%) CSS
16 72 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
17 70 (14.29%) Windows
18 67 (13.67%) Visual Studio
19 66 (13.47%) Web Services
19 66 (13.47%) XML
19 66 (13.47%) MVC
20 57 (11.63%) ETL
20 57 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
21 54 (11.02%) Oracle
21 54 (11.02%) Scrum
22 51 (10.41%) ITIL
23 50 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 48 (9.80%) Degree
25 46 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure

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 38 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.69%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (3.88%) CMS
4 18 (3.67%) IIS
4 18 (3.67%) SAS
5 16 (3.27%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.63%) MS Exchange
7 5 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.61%) Node.js
10 2 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.41%) JBoss
10 2 (0.41%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.41%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.41%) WordPress
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.20%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.20%) Mule
11 1 (0.20%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 83 (16.94%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (3.27%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) FastStats
2 3 (0.61%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (3.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 17 (3.47%) Office 365
4 14 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.63%) IaaS
5 8 (1.63%) PaaS
6 3 (0.61%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.41%) GitHub
7 2 (0.41%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Engine Yard
8 1 (0.20%) Heroku
8 1 (0.20%) Sage Pay
8 1 (0.20%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.67%) FTP
2 17 (3.47%) Firewall
3 14 (2.86%) NAS
4 11 (2.24%) VPN
5 6 (1.22%) Internet
5 6 (1.22%) SAN
5 6 (1.22%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.02%) DNS
6 5 (1.02%) VLAN
6 5 (1.02%) WAN
7 4 (0.82%) DHCP
7 4 (0.82%) IP Telephony
8 3 (0.61%) HTTP
8 3 (0.61%) LAN
8 3 (0.61%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.41%) LDAP
10 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.20%) SMTP
10 1 (0.20%) SSL
10 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (45.31%) SQL Server
2 93 (18.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (17.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 50 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 39 (7.96%) Data Warehouse
7 37 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (5.31%) SQL Server 2014
9 25 (5.10%) MySQL
10 23 (4.69%) Relational Database
11 15 (3.06%) NoSQL
12 14 (2.86%) Oracle Database
13 12 (2.45%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (2.24%) Big Data
15 10 (2.04%) Oracle Database 12c
16 9 (1.84%) DB2
16 9 (1.84%) MongoDB
17 7 (1.43%) Data Mining
17 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
17 7 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 103 (21.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 67 (13.67%) Visual Studio
3 34 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 33 (6.73%) JIRA
5 26 (5.31%) Subversion
6 17 (3.47%) Selenium
7 16 (3.27%) JUnit
7 16 (3.27%) Maven
8 15 (3.06%) Jenkins
9 13 (2.65%) MSTest
9 13 (2.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 12 (2.45%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.04%) SoapUI
12 8 (1.63%) Eclipse
13 7 (1.43%) Ant
13 7 (1.43%) Mockito
13 7 (1.43%) Toad
14 5 (1.02%) HP UFT
14 5 (1.02%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 116 (23.67%) Finance
2 31 (6.33%) Marketing
3 26 (5.31%) Banking
4 24 (4.90%) Retail
4 24 (4.90%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.04%) Advertising
7 8 (1.63%) Publishing
8 5 (1.02%) French Language
8 5 (1.02%) Legal
9 4 (0.82%) Billing
10 3 (0.61%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.41%) Back Office
11 2 (0.41%) Games
11 2 (0.41%) German Language
11 2 (0.41%) Hindi Language
11 2 (0.41%) Russian Language
11 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 216 (44.08%) Developer
2 134 (27.35%) Analyst
3 88 (17.96%) SQL Developer
4 79 (16.12%) .NET Developer
5 61 (12.45%) Senior Developer
6 58 (11.84%) C# Developer
7 44 (8.98%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
8 35 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 35 (7.14%) DBA
9 34 (6.94%) SQL Analyst
9 34 (6.94%) SQL DBA
10 33 (6.73%) Lead Developer
11 29 (5.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (5.92%) Senior SQL Developer
12 28 (5.71%) Data Analyst
13 26 (5.31%) Support Analyst
14 24 (4.90%) SQL BI Developer
15 23 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (4.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (36.53%) .NET
2 102 (20.82%) ASP.NET
3 85 (17.35%) HTML
4 72 (14.69%) CSS
5 66 (13.47%) Web Services
5 66 (13.47%) XML
6 45 (9.18%) jQuery
7 44 (8.98%) .NET Framework
8 41 (8.37%) JSON
9 39 (7.96%) WCF
10 25 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (4.49%) SOAP
12 19 (3.88%) Ajax
13 18 (3.67%) REST
13 18 (3.67%) RESTful
14 16 (3.27%) AngularJS
15 14 (2.86%) HTML5
15 14 (2.86%) Spring
16 13 (2.65%) XSLT
17 12 (2.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 72 (14.69%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.67%) Computer Science
2 18 (3.67%) Replication
3 11 (2.24%) Data Centre
4 10 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.04%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.04%) Mobile App
5 8 (1.63%) Clustering
5 8 (1.63%) CMDB
5 8 (1.63%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.82%) Algorithms
8 3 (0.61%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.61%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.61%) iPad
8 3 (0.61%) Social Media
8 3 (0.61%) Statistics
9 2 (0.41%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.41%) iSeries
9 2 (0.41%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (14.29%) Windows
2 22 (4.49%) Linux
3 21 (4.29%) Windows Server
4 17 (3.47%) Unix
5 15 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 13 (2.65%) Android
7 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.82%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.61%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.41%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.20%) AIX
11 1 (0.20%) CentOS
11 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (28.16%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (22.04%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (13.47%) MVC
4 57 (11.63%) ETL
5 54 (11.02%) Scrum
6 51 (10.41%) ITIL
7 36 (7.35%) Analytics
7 36 (7.35%) Project Management
8 33 (6.73%) E-Commerce
9 31 (6.33%) Web Development
10 30 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (5.92%) Software Engineering
12 27 (5.51%) Mentoring
13 26 (5.31%) PRINCE2
14 24 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
15 23 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (4.69%) Line Management
15 23 (4.69%) OO
15 23 (4.69%) OOP
15 23 (4.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 145 (29.59%) C#
2 105 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 98 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 42 (8.57%) VB.NET
5 40 (8.16%) Java
6 35 (7.14%) PL/SQL
7 34 (6.94%) VB
8 12 (2.45%) VBA
9 11 (2.24%) PowerShell
10 9 (1.84%) PHP
11 7 (1.43%) Python
12 6 (1.22%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.22%) VB6
13 3 (0.61%) Delphi
14 2 (0.41%) C
14 2 (0.41%) C++
14 2 (0.41%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.41%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.41%) VC++
14 2 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 48 (9.80%) Degree
2 32 (6.53%) ISEB
3 15 (3.06%) ISTQB
4 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.63%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.63%) PMP
6 6 (1.22%) OCP
6 6 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.61%) MCSE
8 2 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.41%) MCSA
8 2 (0.41%) PhD
8 2 (0.41%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.20%) CCIE
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.92%) QA
2 6 (1.22%) SLA
3 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) COBIT
5 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (7.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.41%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) Docker
6 1 (0.20%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) Postfix
6 1 (0.20%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 16 (3.27%) ServiceCenter
2 13 (2.65%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.63%) SCVMM
4 6 (1.22%) Data Guard
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (1.22%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (0.61%) Nagios
7 2 (0.41%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.41%) WSUS
8 1 (0.20%) Ansible
8 1 (0.20%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.20%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.20%) Puppet
8 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 117 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 54 (11.02%) Oracle
3 26 (5.31%) VMware
4 25 (5.10%) HP
4 25 (5.10%) IBM
5 22 (4.49%) Google
6 18 (3.67%) Adobe
7 17 (3.47%) ATG
7 17 (3.47%) Cisco
8 16 (3.27%) hybris
9 15 (3.06%) Teradata
10 14 (2.86%) Citrix
11 13 (2.65%) NetApp
12 12 (2.45%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.84%) BMC
13 9 (1.84%) Tableau
14 8 (1.63%) EMC
14 8 (1.63%) Juniper
15 6 (1.22%) SAP
16 5 (1.02%) Sage
Crewe, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Acuro (MaxAd Ltd)
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Jenkins Jacob
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum +B&B (inc Private Health +5% Bonus)
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £25k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn (North West)
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £25,000 per year +
Posted: 11 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £0 - 35k per year + DOE
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + + Comprehensive Bens Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago