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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 58 54 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.04% 31.40% 26.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.62% 62.79% 39.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 42 44
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,050 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
130 86 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 71.82% 50.00% 68.58%
Number of salaries quoted 117 67 143
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £23,700 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 30 April 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
3 27 (26.21%) MVC
3 27 (26.21%) Finance
4 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
4 25 (24.27%) HTML
5 24 (23.30%) CSS
6 23 (22.33%) C#
6 23 (22.33%) SAS
7 21 (20.39%) jQuery
8 20 (19.42%) Marketing
8 20 (19.42%) .NET
9 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET
9 19 (18.45%) XML
9 19 (18.45%) Retail
9 19 (18.45%) JIRA
10 18 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (17.48%) Scrum
11 17 (16.50%) Java
11 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
12 16 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (14.56%) PL/SQL
13 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
13 15 (14.56%) Web Services
13 15 (14.56%) JUnit
13 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
13 15 (14.56%) JSON
14 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (12.62%) Teradata

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 23 (22.33%) SAS
2 8 (7.77%) CMS
2 8 (7.77%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.88%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.77%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) FTP
2 2 (1.94%) DHCP
2 2 (1.94%) DNS
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.94%) VLAN
2 2 (1.94%) VPN
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (24.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.71%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.80%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.83%) Big Data
5 6 (5.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.88%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.91%) QlikView
7 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.94%) MySQL
8 2 (1.94%) Spotfire
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (18.45%) JIRA
2 18 (17.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (16.50%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.56%) JUnit
5 11 (10.68%) Cucumber
5 11 (10.68%) Jenkins
5 11 (10.68%) Maven
5 11 (10.68%) Selenium
6 9 (8.74%) Visual Studio
7 8 (7.77%) Subversion
8 7 (6.80%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.83%) Ant
9 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
9 6 (5.83%) Jasmine
9 6 (5.83%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (5.83%) Mockito
10 5 (4.85%) Toad
11 1 (0.97%) Talend Open Studio
11 1 (0.97%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (26.21%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Marketing
3 19 (18.45%) Retail
4 7 (6.80%) Advertising
5 3 (2.91%) Automotive
5 3 (2.91%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.97%) Games
Job Titles
1 49 (47.57%) Analyst
2 35 (33.98%) Developer
3 11 (10.68%) C# Developer
3 11 (10.68%) Test Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Commercial Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Data Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) SQL Developer
5 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.77%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.77%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (6.80%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.83%) Marketing Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Marketing Data Analyst
8 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
9 5 (4.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (4.85%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.85%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (24.27%) HTML
2 24 (23.30%) CSS
3 21 (20.39%) jQuery
4 20 (19.42%) .NET
5 19 (18.45%) ASP.NET
5 19 (18.45%) XML
6 15 (14.56%) AngularJS
6 15 (14.56%) JSON
6 15 (14.56%) Web Services
7 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (11.65%) WCF
9 11 (10.68%) SOAP
9 11 (10.68%) Spring
10 10 (9.71%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.74%) .NET Framework
11 9 (8.74%) ADO
11 9 (8.74%) JDBC
11 9 (8.74%) REST
11 9 (8.74%) Struts
12 7 (6.80%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.59%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.94%) Telematics
4 1 (0.97%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.97%) VHDL
4 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.80%) Windows
2 2 (1.94%) Android
2 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.94%) Linux
2 2 (1.94%) Unix
2 2 (1.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.97%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (51.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (26.21%) MVC
3 18 (17.48%) Scrum
4 16 (15.53%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (11.65%) Analytics
5 12 (11.65%) Software Engineering
6 11 (10.68%) BDD
6 11 (10.68%) Unit Testing
7 10 (9.71%) Data Management
7 10 (9.71%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.71%) OO
8 9 (8.74%) Campaign Management
8 9 (8.74%) Customer Segmentation
8 9 (8.74%) Database Marketing
8 9 (8.74%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (7.77%) Error Analysis
9 8 (7.77%) Front End Development
9 8 (7.77%) ITIL
9 8 (7.77%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.95%) JavaScript
2 23 (22.33%) C#
3 17 (16.50%) Java
4 15 (14.56%) PL/SQL
4 15 (14.56%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.91%) C++
6 2 (1.94%) Delphi
6 2 (1.94%) PHP
6 2 (1.94%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.94%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.94%) VBA
6 2 (1.94%) VC++
7 1 (0.97%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (10.68%) ISEB
2 6 (5.83%) ISTQB
3 5 (4.85%) Degree
4 2 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) vSphere
3 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 13 (12.62%) Teradata
2 11 (10.68%) Oracle
3 10 (9.71%) Google
4 8 (7.77%) Adobe
4 8 (7.77%) ATG
4 8 (7.77%) HP
4 8 (7.77%) hybris
4 8 (7.77%) IBM
5 4 (3.88%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.88%) Netezza
5 4 (3.88%) Tableau
6 3 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.94%) VMware
8 1 (0.97%) Sage
8 1 (0.97%) Talend
8 1 (0.97%) Veeam
8 1 (0.97%) Vertica
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