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

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 8 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 21 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.22% 17.12% 16.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 48.84% 50.00% 44.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 24
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 £27,500 £32,100 £21,050
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
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 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
43 38 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 31.16% 34.23% 38.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 62
Median salary £36,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.11% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 February 2017.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 23 (45.10%) C#
3 23 (45.10%) .NET
4 22 (43.14%) Windows
5 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
5 20 (39.22%) HTML
6 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 17 (33.33%) MVC
8 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
9 12 (23.53%) XML
10 11 (21.57%) Scrum
10 11 (21.57%) QA
11 10 (19.61%) XSL
11 10 (19.61%) PHP
11 10 (19.61%) Web Development
11 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 9 (17.65%) HL7
12 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
12 9 (17.65%) VB6
12 9 (17.65%) VBScript
12 9 (17.65%) VB
12 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
12 9 (17.65%) Linux
12 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 9 (17.65%) Active Directory

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 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) SAS
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) SPSS
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.92%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) VLAN
2 3 (5.88%) VoIP
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
3 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (11.76%) Data Mining
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.80%) MySQL
3 5 (9.80%) Power BI
3 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.92%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (3.92%) QlikView
5 2 (3.92%) SAS EBI
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) Big Data
6 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.92%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.96%) Moq
5 1 (1.96%) NUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.96%) Subversion
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Games
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (72.55%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) .NET Developer
3 19 (37.25%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (37.25%) C# Developer
4 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) Software Developer
6 10 (19.61%) .NET Software Developer
6 10 (19.61%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (17.65%) Support Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) IT Engineer
8 6 (11.76%) IT Support
8 6 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
9 5 (9.80%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (9.80%) PHP Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (45.10%) .NET
2 20 (39.22%) ASP.NET
2 20 (39.22%) HTML
3 12 (23.53%) XML
4 10 (19.61%) HTML5
4 10 (19.61%) XSL
5 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (15.69%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.76%) jQuery
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (7.84%) Behat
9 4 (7.84%) Laravel
10 3 (5.88%) Ajax
10 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (5.88%) JSON
10 3 (5.88%) WCF
10 3 (5.88%) Web Services
11 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.92%) EMC VNX
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Linux
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 5 (9.80%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.84%) Unix
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (33.33%) MVC
3 13 (25.49%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) Web Development
6 9 (17.65%) Mobile Development
7 7 (13.73%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.76%) CRM
8 6 (11.76%) ETL
8 6 (11.76%) OO
8 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Data Integration
9 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 4 (7.84%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (7.84%) Statistical Analysis
11 3 (5.88%) Analytics
11 3 (5.88%) Data Extraction
11 3 (5.88%) OO PHP
11 3 (5.88%) Server Building
11 3 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) SQL
2 23 (45.10%) C#
3 18 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.61%) PHP
5 9 (17.65%) VB
5 9 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 9 (17.65%) VB6
5 9 (17.65%) VBScript
6 4 (7.84%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.88%) PHP 5
8 2 (3.92%) R
9 1 (1.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.96%) Java
9 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCITP
2 1 (1.96%) MCP
2 1 (1.96%) MCSA
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) MCTS
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) QA
2 9 (17.65%) HL7
3 7 (13.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.73%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.96%) NDS
5 1 (1.96%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 5 (9.80%) Teradata
4 3 (5.88%) Kaspersky
4 3 (5.88%) Sage
4 3 (5.88%) Sophos
5 2 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) EMC
5 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 2 (3.92%) Oracle
5 2 (3.92%) Palo Alto
5 2 (3.92%) RedGate
5 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.92%) Tableau
6 1 (1.96%) New Relic
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