The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 44 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1 1 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 0.40% 9.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.41% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 19
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
SQL Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
240 242 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.89% 96.41% 93.85%
Number of salaries quoted 166 180 152
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Chester region.

SQL Developer Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited SQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Developer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 2 (33.33%) SAS
4 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) MDX
4 2 (33.33%) QlikView
4 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (33.33%) Tableau
4 2 (33.33%) C#
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (16.67%) SQLite
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region that cited SQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
4 2 (33.33%) QlikView
5 1 (16.67%) SQLite
5 1 (16.67%) MySQL
5 1 (16.67%) DB2
5 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase