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

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 22 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 16 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.64% 11.16% 16.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 36.36% 29.21% 45.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 36
Median salary £29,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.26% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SQL Server
Cheshire

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
44 89 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.51% 38.20% 37.35%
Number of salaries quoted 41 38 64
Median salary £29,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 25 July 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 35 (76.09%) C#
2 28 (60.87%) SQL
2 28 (60.87%) .NET
3 24 (52.17%) MVC
4 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
6 12 (26.09%) CSS
6 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
6 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (23.91%) HTML
7 11 (23.91%) Windows
8 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
8 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
9 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
10 8 (17.39%) TDD
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
10 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
10 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (15.22%) BDD
11 7 (15.22%) RESTful
11 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (15.22%) Web Application Development
11 7 (15.22%) Unix
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (15.22%) jQuery
11 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008

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 (8.70%) CMS
1 4 (8.70%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
1 4 (8.70%) LAN
1 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.70%) VLAN
1 4 (8.70%) VPN
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2014
2 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.35%) MySQL
7 1 (2.17%) MS Access
7 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 5 (10.87%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (69.57%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Junior
4 6 (13.04%) Junior Developer
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
6 4 (8.70%) Development Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Junior Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Software Manager
6 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (26.09%) CSS
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) .NET Framework
7 8 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) RESTful
9 6 (13.04%) WCF
9 6 (13.04%) Web Services
10 5 (10.87%) ADO
10 5 (10.87%) XML
10 5 (10.87%) XSLT
11 4 (8.70%) Ajax
11 4 (8.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.17%) Data Extraction
1 1 (2.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Unix
3 4 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.35%) Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) MVC
2 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) TDD
4 7 (15.22%) BDD
4 7 (15.22%) Web Application Development
5 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 6 (13.04%) OO
5 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 4 (8.70%) B2C
7 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (8.70%) Multithreading
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
7 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.52%) OOP
8 3 (6.52%) Web Development
9 2 (4.35%) Database Security
9 2 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) C#
2 28 (60.87%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) C++
5 4 (8.70%) PHP
5 4 (8.70%) VC++
6 2 (4.35%) Delphi
6 2 (4.35%) PHP 5
6 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Progress
3 1 (2.17%) Sage
3 1 (2.17%) Twitter
3 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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