The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 60 64 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 33.33% 24.71% 30.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 65.93% 36.78% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 42 82
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £29,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
SQL
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Programming Languages Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
91 174 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.56% 67.18% 61.70%
Number of salaries quoted 71 141 151
Average salary £39,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

SQL Salary Trend in Chester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL.

1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
3 33 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
5 28 (23.93%) HTML
5 28 (23.93%) Web Services
6 26 (22.22%) .NET
7 24 (20.51%) C#
7 24 (20.51%) jQuery
8 23 (19.66%) T-SQL
9 21 (17.95%) CSS
10 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET
10 19 (16.24%) Oracle
10 19 (16.24%) Java
11 18 (15.38%) MySQL
11 18 (15.38%) ETL
12 17 (14.53%) Ajax
13 16 (13.68%) XML
13 16 (13.68%) Finance
14 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
14 15 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (11.97%) JUnit
15 14 (11.97%) MVC
15 14 (11.97%) Vertica
16 13 (11.11%) Spring
17 12 (10.26%) HTML5
18 11 (9.40%) Cucumber
18 11 (9.40%) Entity Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.40%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.13%) IIS
3 4 (3.42%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.85%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) WinCC
Applications
1 15 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.71%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.71%) GitHub
4 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.27%) Firewall
1 5 (4.27%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (4.27%) Network Security
2 2 (1.71%) VPN
2 2 (1.71%) DNS
2 2 (1.71%) SSL
2 2 (1.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.71%) DHCP
3 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.85%) FTP
3 1 (0.85%) Modbus
3 1 (0.85%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (34.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.38%) MySQL
3 15 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (9.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.40%) Big Data
5 10 (8.55%) MongoDB
6 9 (7.69%) OLTP
7 8 (6.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (6.84%) VLDB
7 8 (6.84%) Hadoop
8 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (5.13%) DataStage
9 6 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (5.13%) Relational Database
10 5 (4.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
11 4 (3.42%) Base SAS
11 4 (3.42%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) JUnit
2 11 (9.40%) Cucumber
3 10 (8.55%) JIRA
4 9 (7.69%) Ant
4 9 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
5 8 (6.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.84%) Visual Studio
5 8 (6.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.98%) Eclipse
6 7 (5.98%) Maven
6 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
7 5 (4.27%) Selenium
8 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
8 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (2.56%) Calabash
9 3 (2.56%) SoapUI
9 3 (2.56%) Toad
9 3 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (1.71%) Gradle
11 1 (0.85%) Jasmine
General
1 16 (13.68%) Finance
2 4 (3.42%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (41.03%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Analyst
3 15 (12.82%) DBA
4 11 (9.40%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.40%) Tester
4 11 (9.40%) Java Developer
4 11 (9.40%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.55%) ETL Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) SQL DBA
8 7 (5.98%) Senior ETL Developer
9 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Data Analyst
9 6 (5.13%) Administrator
9 6 (5.13%) Junior
10 5 (4.27%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.27%) Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (23.93%) HTML
1 28 (23.93%) Web Services
2 26 (22.22%) .NET
3 24 (20.51%) jQuery
4 21 (17.95%) CSS
5 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET
6 17 (14.53%) Ajax
7 16 (13.68%) XML
8 13 (11.11%) Spring
9 12 (10.26%) HTML5
10 11 (9.40%) Entity Framework
10 11 (9.40%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.55%) J2EE
12 9 (7.69%) JSP
13 8 (6.84%) Struts
13 8 (6.84%) JDBC
13 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.84%) JPA
14 7 (5.98%) Spring MVC
14 7 (5.98%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.84%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.98%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.13%) Replication
4 6 (5.13%) Clustering
5 3 (2.56%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.56%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) SCADA
6 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.55%) Linux
2 8 (6.84%) Windows
3 7 (5.98%) UNIX
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.38%) ETL
3 14 (11.97%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (11.97%) MVC
4 11 (9.40%) Migration
4 11 (9.40%) Scrum
4 11 (9.40%) Automated Testing
5 10 (8.55%) E-Commerce
5 10 (8.55%) Test Scripting
6 9 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 9 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.84%) SEO
7 8 (6.84%) Project Management
7 8 (6.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (5.98%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.98%) OO
8 7 (5.98%) Mobile Development
8 7 (5.98%) Market Research
8 7 (5.98%) BDD
9 6 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (24.79%) JavaScript
2 24 (20.51%) C#
3 23 (19.66%) T-SQL
4 19 (16.24%) Java
5 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.42%) PHP
8 2 (1.71%) C
8 2 (1.71%) VB
8 2 (1.71%) Ruby
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.85%) XAML
9 1 (0.85%) C++
9 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (6.84%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) A+ Certification
2 5 (4.27%) CCNP
2 5 (4.27%) CCNA
2 5 (4.27%) CISSP
2 5 (4.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.56%) ISEB
4 2 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.85%) HND
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.98%) QA
2 5 (4.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.85%) WAI
3 1 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.24%) Oracle
3 14 (11.97%) Vertica
4 9 (7.69%) Talend
4 9 (7.69%) Ab Initio
5 6 (5.13%) Informatica
6 5 (4.27%) Tableau
7 3 (2.56%) Dundas
8 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.85%) Siemens
8 1 (0.85%) VMware
8 1 (0.85%) Teradata
8 1 (0.85%) Google
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