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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 248 291 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.78% 22.13% 19.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.68% 45.33% 42.08%
Number of salaries quoted 214 268 305
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
555 642 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 55.44% 48.82% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 472 560 726
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 84 £37,500 - 12
Chester -1 38 £32,500 +14.03% 12
Crewe +1 32 £40,000 - 10
Knutsford +12 15 £47,500 +50.79% 3
Wilmslow -1 15 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Macclesfield -2 8 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Runcorn +5 7 £34,000 -17.57% 2
Sandbach - 4 - -
Ellesmere Port 0 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Alderley Edge +11 1 £27,500 +3.77%
Northwich +2 1 £32,000 -31.91% 4
Winsford +1 1 £47,500 +46.15% 2
Widnes 0 1 - -
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL
North West

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 (41.37%) SQL Server
2 203 (37.66%) .NET
3 173 (32.10%) C#
4 152 (28.20%) Microsoft
5 131 (24.30%) Finance
6 119 (22.08%) ASP.NET
6 119 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (21.71%) HTML
8 100 (18.55%) JavaScript
9 99 (18.37%) MVC
10 98 (18.18%) MS Excel
10 98 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 87 (16.14%) Windows
12 85 (15.77%) T-SQL
12 85 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 76 (14.10%) CSS
14 72 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
15 68 (12.62%) .NET Framework
16 64 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (11.69%) Degree
18 61 (11.32%) Oracle
19 52 (9.65%) jQuery
20 51 (9.46%) Java
21 50 (9.28%) ETL
22 49 (9.09%) XML
22 49 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
23 47 (8.72%) Windows Server
24 46 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
24 46 (8.53%) Web Services
24 46 (8.53%) TDD

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 41 (7.61%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.53%) IIS
3 14 (2.60%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.23%) CMS
5 11 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.04%) JBoss
6 9 (1.67%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.48%) Apache
7 8 (1.48%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.74%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.74%) nginx
8 4 (0.74%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.19%) CICS
10 1 (0.19%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.19%) SAS
10 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 98 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.19%) MS Office
3 3 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Sage X3
2 4 (0.74%) Exstream
3 3 (0.56%) Magento
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (4.45%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.15%) Office 365
4 4 (0.74%) GitHub
4 4 (0.74%) SaaS
5 3 (0.56%) iPaaS
5 3 (0.56%) PaaS
6 2 (0.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.19%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.53%) DNS
2 16 (2.97%) Firewall
3 11 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.67%) DHCP
4 9 (1.67%) MPLS
5 8 (1.48%) SAN
6 7 (1.30%) VLAN
7 5 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (0.93%) VoIP
7 5 (0.93%) VPN
8 4 (0.74%) Internet
8 4 (0.74%) Intranet
8 4 (0.74%) LAN
8 4 (0.74%) NAS
8 4 (0.74%) WAN
9 3 (0.56%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (0.56%) Wireless
10 2 (0.37%) SSL
11 1 (0.19%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (41.37%) SQL Server
2 98 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (15.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (5.19%) Relational Database
8 26 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
10 23 (4.27%) MySQL
11 22 (4.08%) Oracle Database
12 21 (3.90%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.78%) QlikView
13 15 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
14 11 (2.04%) MS Access
14 11 (2.04%) Power BI
15 10 (1.86%) Data Mining
16 9 (1.67%) Big Data
16 9 (1.67%) NoSQL
17 7 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (8.35%) Visual Studio
3 34 (6.31%) Git (software)
4 25 (4.64%) Subversion
5 11 (2.04%) HP UFT
5 11 (2.04%) MSTest
6 10 (1.86%) Talend Open Studio
7 9 (1.67%) JIRA
8 8 (1.48%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.30%) Selenium
10 6 (1.11%) FxCop
10 6 (1.11%) NUnit
10 6 (1.11%) StyleCop
11 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.74%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.74%) Maven
12 4 (0.74%) Moq
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 131 (24.30%) Finance
2 30 (5.57%) Banking
3 21 (3.90%) Billing
4 20 (3.71%) Advertising
5 19 (3.53%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.15%) Corporate Banking
7 13 (2.41%) Marketing
8 12 (2.23%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.04%) Telecoms
10 8 (1.48%) Retail
11 7 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.93%) Games
12 5 (0.93%) Legal
13 3 (0.56%) Electronics
13 3 (0.56%) French Language
13 3 (0.56%) Law
14 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.37%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 240 (44.53%) Developer
2 103 (19.11%) Analyst
3 91 (16.88%) .NET Developer
4 77 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 68 (12.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 60 (11.13%) SQL Developer
7 45 (8.35%) DBA
7 45 (8.35%) SQL DBA
8 39 (7.24%) ASP.NET Developer
8 39 (7.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 36 (6.68%) Senior Developer
10 35 (6.49%) Applications Support
11 29 (5.38%) Junior
11 29 (5.38%) SQL Analyst
12 28 (5.19%) Software Developer
13 27 (5.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 26 (4.82%) Support Analyst
15 25 (4.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 25 (4.64%) Software Engineer
16 24 (4.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (37.66%) .NET
2 119 (22.08%) ASP.NET
3 117 (21.71%) HTML
4 76 (14.10%) CSS
5 68 (12.62%) .NET Framework
6 52 (9.65%) jQuery
7 49 (9.09%) XML
8 46 (8.53%) Web Services
9 43 (7.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 40 (7.42%) AngularJS
11 31 (5.75%) Entity Framework
12 21 (3.90%) JSON
13 20 (3.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (3.34%) HTML5
15 16 (2.97%) Hibernate
15 16 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (2.78%) WCF
16 15 (2.78%) WPF
17 14 (2.60%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 72 (13.36%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.45%) Management Information System
3 22 (4.08%) Computer Science
4 18 (3.34%) iPad
5 16 (2.97%) Statistics
6 13 (2.41%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.23%) Clustering
8 11 (2.04%) Replication
9 10 (1.86%) Mainframe
9 10 (1.86%) Mathematics
10 9 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.67%) Fintech
11 7 (1.30%) Data Integration
11 7 (1.30%) iSeries
12 5 (0.93%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.93%) User Experience
12 5 (0.93%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.74%) Data Extraction
13 4 (0.74%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 87 (16.14%) Windows
2 47 (8.72%) Windows Server
3 45 (8.35%) Linux
4 34 (6.31%) Unix
5 16 (2.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.48%) Windows 10
6 8 (1.48%) Windows 7
6 8 (1.48%) Windows 8
7 6 (1.11%) Android
8 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.74%) Debian
8 4 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.56%) CentOS
9 3 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.37%) Solaris
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.19%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (18.37%) MVC
3 64 (11.87%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (9.28%) ETL
5 46 (8.53%) TDD
6 41 (7.61%) Web Development
7 39 (7.24%) Data Analysis
8 37 (6.86%) ITIL
8 37 (6.86%) Software Engineering
9 36 (6.68%) SDLC
9 36 (6.68%) Software Testing
10 31 (5.75%) Data Modelling
10 31 (5.75%) High Availability
10 31 (5.75%) Scrum
11 26 (4.82%) Project Management
12 24 (4.45%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (4.45%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.27%) CRM
14 20 (3.71%) Mentoring
15 18 (3.34%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (32.10%) C#
2 100 (18.55%) JavaScript
3 85 (15.77%) T-SQL
4 51 (9.46%) Java
5 44 (8.16%) VB.NET
6 33 (6.12%) PHP
7 24 (4.45%) PowerShell
8 20 (3.71%) VBA
9 18 (3.34%) VB
10 14 (2.60%) Perl
10 14 (2.60%) Python
11 13 (2.41%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.30%) C
13 5 (0.93%) C++
13 5 (0.93%) VBScript
14 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.56%) PHP 5
14 3 (0.56%) VB6
15 2 (0.37%) R
15 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (11.69%) Degree
2 25 (4.64%) ISEB
3 24 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.15%) MCITP
5 16 (2.97%) MCSE
6 8 (1.48%) MCSA
7 7 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (0.93%) IIBA
9 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.56%) CCNA
10 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.56%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.56%) MCTS
10 3 (0.56%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.37%) PhD
12 1 (0.19%) CISSP
12 1 (0.19%) HND
12 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.19%) MCP
12 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.19%) QA
2 9 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.11%) SLA
4 3 (0.56%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 22 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (3.71%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.78%) vSphere
5 5 (0.93%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.56%) Postfix
7 3 (0.56%) qmail
8 2 (0.37%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) NDS
9 1 (0.19%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 1 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.30%) vRealize
3 6 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
5 4 (0.74%) Backup Exec
5 4 (0.74%) FortiGate
5 4 (0.74%) Nagios
6 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.56%) Puppet
7 2 (0.37%) Control-M
7 2 (0.37%) SCOM
8 1 (0.19%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.19%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.19%) MobiControl
8 1 (0.19%) Netcool
8 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 152 (28.20%) Microsoft
2 61 (11.32%) Oracle
3 33 (6.12%) VMware
4 17 (3.15%) Cisco
4 17 (3.15%) Cognos
5 16 (2.97%) Hyperion
6 15 (2.78%) HP
7 12 (2.23%) Teradata
8 11 (2.04%) IBM
9 10 (1.86%) Sage
9 10 (1.86%) Talend
10 7 (1.30%) Symantec
11 6 (1.11%) SonicWALL
12 5 (0.93%) Cognizant
12 5 (0.93%) EMC
12 5 (0.93%) IBM Sterling
12 5 (0.93%) Palo Alto
12 5 (0.93%) Tableau
13 4 (0.74%) Citrix
13 4 (0.74%) SAP
Winsford, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £36000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong benefits and bonus!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience +Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Frodsham, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Modis International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago