The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 10 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.91% 18.64% 12.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 52.38% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 18
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,600 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
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 Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
42 42 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.82% 35.59% 34.36%
Number of salaries quoted 35 42 59
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Chester region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Chester region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 27 (48.21%) C#
3 25 (44.64%) .NET
4 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET
4 23 (41.07%) MVC
5 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 19 (33.93%) HTML
6 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
6 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (32.14%) Windows
8 15 (26.79%) XML
9 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (25.00%) PHP
10 13 (23.21%) VB
10 13 (23.21%) ETL
11 12 (21.43%) Web Development
11 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
12 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
13 10 (17.86%) QA
13 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
13 10 (17.86%) jQuery
13 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (16.07%) HTML5
14 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 9 (16.07%) Scrum
14 9 (16.07%) XSL

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.79%) GroupWise
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (3.57%) Firewall
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
1 2 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (14.29%) Data Mining
5 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
6 5 (8.93%) MySQL
7 4 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (7.14%) Power BI
8 3 (5.36%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (5.36%) QlikView
9 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
9 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.79%) Big Data
10 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.93%) NUnit
4 5 (8.93%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.57%) JUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (3.57%) Protractor
5 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.79%) Moq
6 1 (1.79%) Selenium
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (8.93%) Finance
1 5 (8.93%) Retail
2 2 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (85.71%) Developer
2 22 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 19 (33.93%) C# Developer
4 17 (30.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (19.64%) Software Developer
6 10 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 7 (12.50%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Database Developer
8 6 (10.71%) IT Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) IT Support
8 6 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
9 5 (8.93%) PHP Developer
9 5 (8.93%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) .NET
2 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET
3 19 (33.93%) HTML
4 15 (26.79%) XML
5 12 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (17.86%) jQuery
7 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 9 (16.07%) HTML5
7 9 (16.07%) XSL
8 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.50%) CSS
9 6 (10.71%) SOAP
10 5 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.14%) Behat
11 4 (7.14%) Laravel
11 4 (7.14%) Razor View Engine
12 3 (5.36%) Ajax
12 3 (5.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.14%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Data Extraction
4 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.57%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 5 (8.93%) Windows 10
4 4 (7.14%) Unix
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 4 (7.14%) Windows Server
5 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.21%) ETL
4 12 (21.43%) Web Development
5 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (19.64%) Data Modelling
6 9 (16.07%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Mobile Development
8 7 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.71%) OO
10 5 (8.93%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (7.14%) CRM
11 4 (7.14%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 3 (5.36%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (5.36%) Data Visualisation
12 3 (5.36%) ERP
12 3 (5.36%) SDLC
12 3 (5.36%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 32 (57.14%) SQL
2 27 (48.21%) C#
3 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.00%) PHP
5 13 (23.21%) VB
6 8 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 8 (14.29%) VB6
6 8 (14.29%) VBScript
7 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.36%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.79%) Java
9 1 (1.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCITP
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) MCSA
2 1 (1.79%) MCSE
2 1 (1.79%) MCTS
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 8 (14.29%) HL7
3 7 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 4 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) vSphere
2 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 3 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.79%) NDS
5 1 (1.79%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) Teradata
3 6 (10.71%) VMware
4 3 (5.36%) Sage
5 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.57%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) EMC
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.57%) RedGate
5 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.79%) New Relic
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