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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 288 438 532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.66% 26.27% 27.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.68% 46.65% 52.73%
Number of salaries quoted 254 390 420
Median salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
691 939 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 59.16% 56.33% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 616 804 833
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,100 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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 -1 95 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Crewe +6 44 £35,750 -4.66% 4
Chester -3 30 £40,000 -3.61% 12
Wilmslow -4 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Knutsford +6 12 £48,500 +21.25% 1
Ellesmere Port - 10 £32,500 -
Nantwich 0 9 £33,750 +35.00% 1
Runcorn +3 8 £25,000 -9.09%
Northwich -6 8 £32,500 -27.77% 3
Frodsham - 8 £33,750 -
Macclesfield -24 6 £35,000 - 2
Daresbury - 3 £39,500 -
Alderley Edge +5 2 £40,000 +50.94%
Winsford - 2 £25,250 -
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 220 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 177 (36.42%) .NET
3 162 (33.33%) C#
4 121 (24.90%) HTML
5 113 (23.25%) T-SQL
6 109 (22.43%) Microsoft
7 103 (21.19%) JavaScript
7 103 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
8 100 (20.58%) Finance
9 99 (20.37%) ASP.NET
10 87 (17.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 84 (17.28%) CSS
11 84 (17.28%) MS Excel
12 83 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
13 80 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 75 (15.43%) MVC
15 74 (15.23%) Business Intelligence
16 67 (13.79%) ETL
17 64 (13.17%) Degree
18 63 (12.96%) Visual Studio
19 60 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
20 59 (12.14%) SQL Server 2008
20 59 (12.14%) Windows
21 58 (11.93%) .NET Framework
22 57 (11.73%) XML
23 52 (10.70%) Web Services
24 49 (10.08%) Java
24 49 (10.08%) VB.NET
25 46 (9.47%) Scrum
25 46 (9.47%) 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 29 (5.97%) CMS
1 29 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.32%) WebSphere
3 15 (3.09%) JBoss
4 11 (2.26%) IIS
5 9 (1.85%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.65%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.03%) Umbraco
8 3 (0.62%) Apache
8 3 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.62%) SAS
9 2 (0.41%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (0.41%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.41%) Confluence
9 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.41%) Mule
10 1 (0.21%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 84 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 38 (7.82%) MS Office
3 6 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (3.09%) Magento
2 4 (0.82%) Exstream
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.62%) Sage X3
3 3 (0.62%) SAP SD
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.41%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.41%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.21%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 31 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
4 8 (1.65%) Office 365
5 5 (1.03%) PaaS
6 4 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.82%) IaaS
7 3 (0.62%) SaaS
8 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.21%) GitHub
9 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.50%) FTP
2 12 (2.47%) DNS
3 10 (2.06%) Firewall
4 8 (1.65%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.23%) DHCP
6 5 (1.03%) MPLS
6 5 (1.03%) SSL
6 5 (1.03%) Wireless
7 4 (0.82%) SAN
7 4 (0.82%) VoIP
8 2 (0.41%) Internet
8 2 (0.41%) LAN
8 2 (0.41%) NAS
8 2 (0.41%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.41%) VLAN
8 2 (0.41%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) HTTP
9 1 (0.21%) LDAP
9 1 (0.21%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (45.27%) SQL Server
2 87 (17.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 80 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (12.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (7.61%) Data Warehouse
5 37 (7.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 33 (6.79%) MySQL
7 29 (5.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 24 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (3.70%) Relational Database
9 18 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (2.67%) MS Access
11 12 (2.47%) Data Mining
12 11 (2.26%) Crystal Reports
13 8 (1.65%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.65%) QlikView
14 6 (1.23%) Big Data
14 6 (1.23%) DB2
14 6 (1.23%) Star Schema
15 5 (1.03%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 63 (12.96%) Visual Studio
2 60 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 35 (7.20%) Subversion
5 18 (3.70%) JIRA
6 14 (2.88%) Talend Open Studio
7 11 (2.26%) MSTest
7 11 (2.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 10 (2.06%) Eclipse
9 8 (1.65%) HP UFT
10 6 (1.23%) Jenkins
10 6 (1.23%) Selenium
11 4 (0.82%) Ant
11 4 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.62%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.41%) Gradle
13 2 (0.41%) Maven
13 2 (0.41%) NUnit
13 2 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 100 (20.58%) Finance
2 28 (5.76%) Billing
3 25 (5.14%) Banking
4 22 (4.53%) Marketing
4 22 (4.53%) Retail
5 18 (3.70%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.29%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.88%) Advertising
8 5 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
8 5 (1.03%) Games
8 5 (1.03%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.03%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.82%) Electronics
9 4 (0.82%) Publishing
10 3 (0.62%) Back Office
11 2 (0.41%) Arabic Language
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 224 (46.09%) Developer
2 117 (24.07%) Analyst
3 101 (20.78%) .NET Developer
4 73 (15.02%) C# Developer
5 69 (14.20%) SQL Developer
6 63 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (9.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (8.85%) Senior Developer
9 40 (8.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 37 (7.61%) DBA
10 37 (7.61%) SQL DBA
11 34 (7.00%) SQL Analyst
12 33 (6.79%) Junior
13 27 (5.56%) Software Engineer
14 25 (5.14%) Data Analyst
15 23 (4.73%) Tester
16 21 (4.32%) Software Developer
17 19 (3.91%) Applications Support
17 19 (3.91%) C# Software Developer
17 19 (3.91%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (36.42%) .NET
2 121 (24.90%) HTML
3 99 (20.37%) ASP.NET
4 84 (17.28%) CSS
5 58 (11.93%) .NET Framework
6 57 (11.73%) XML
7 52 (10.70%) Web Services
8 46 (9.47%) jQuery
9 41 (8.44%) JSON
10 39 (8.02%) WCF
11 23 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (4.73%) Entity Framework
12 22 (4.53%) AngularJS
13 18 (3.70%) RESTful
14 17 (3.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (3.09%) HTML5
15 15 (3.09%) SOAP
15 15 (3.09%) WPF
16 13 (2.67%) Ajax
17 12 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 83 (17.08%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.73%) Computer Science
3 20 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 10 (2.06%) Replication
6 9 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 9 (1.85%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.65%) iPad
8 7 (1.44%) Data Structures
8 7 (1.44%) iSeries
9 6 (1.23%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.23%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.03%) Fintech
10 5 (1.03%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.82%) CMDB
11 4 (0.82%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.82%) Physics
12 3 (0.62%) Clustering
12 3 (0.62%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.14%) Windows
2 35 (7.20%) Unix
3 25 (5.14%) Linux
4 19 (3.91%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.44%) Android
6 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.03%) Solaris
7 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.41%) Debian
8 2 (0.41%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.41%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.41%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.21%) AIX
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (21.19%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (15.43%) MVC
3 74 (15.23%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (13.79%) ETL
5 46 (9.47%) Scrum
6 44 (9.05%) Web Development
7 41 (8.44%) Analytics
8 39 (8.02%) Data Analysis
8 39 (8.02%) Software Engineering
9 37 (7.61%) TDD
10 36 (7.41%) ITIL
11 34 (7.00%) Data Management
12 33 (6.79%) Data Modelling
13 26 (5.35%) SDLC
14 24 (4.94%) E-Commerce
14 24 (4.94%) OO
15 21 (4.32%) OOP
15 21 (4.32%) Software Testing
16 20 (4.12%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (4.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (33.33%) C#
2 113 (23.25%) T-SQL
3 103 (21.19%) JavaScript
4 49 (10.08%) Java
4 49 (10.08%) VB.NET
5 31 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 31 (6.38%) VBA
6 21 (4.32%) VB
7 19 (3.91%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.88%) PHP
9 8 (1.65%) Python
10 7 (1.44%) Perl
11 4 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.62%) C
12 3 (0.62%) C++
12 3 (0.62%) VBScript
13 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.41%) Delphi
13 2 (0.41%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 64 (13.17%) Degree
2 23 (4.73%) ISEB
3 16 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.44%) MCSE
5 6 (1.23%) MCITP
6 5 (1.03%) IIBA
6 5 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.03%) PMP
7 4 (0.82%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.41%) CCNA
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.41%) PhD
9 1 (0.21%) CISA
9 1 (0.21%) CISSP
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MBA
9 1 (0.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.21%) MCSA
9 1 (0.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.94%) QA
2 17 (3.50%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.44%) SLA
4 6 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) COBIT
6 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.82%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (2.88%) ServiceCenter
2 11 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.44%) Control-M
4 4 (0.82%) SCVMM
5 3 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (0.62%) Nagios
6 2 (0.41%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.41%) Puppet
7 1 (0.21%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 109 (22.43%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.23%) Oracle
3 33 (6.79%) HP
4 21 (4.32%) Google
5 19 (3.91%) VMware
6 18 (3.70%) Adobe
6 18 (3.70%) IBM
7 17 (3.50%) Cisco
8 15 (3.09%) ATG
9 14 (2.88%) hybris
9 14 (2.88%) Talend
10 11 (2.26%) Ab Initio
10 11 (2.26%) Teradata
11 9 (1.85%) Cognizant
11 9 (1.85%) SAP
12 7 (1.44%) NetApp
13 6 (1.23%) Citrix
13 6 (1.23%) Cognos
13 6 (1.23%) Netezza
13 6 (1.23%) Tableau
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £17,000 to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + flexible working hours, 25 days holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits and career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare etc...
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Huxley
Salary: £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Pension etc.
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago