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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 2 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 51 101 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 23.08% 42.62% 35.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.11% 61.21% 47.46%
Number of salaries quoted 47 81 78
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
106 165 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 47.96% 69.62% 75.20%
Number of salaries quoted 90 132 214
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
2 48 (38.71%) HTML
3 44 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (32.26%) MVC
5 38 (30.65%) Web Services
6 37 (29.84%) Finance
7 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
8 35 (28.23%) CSS
8 35 (28.23%) jQuery
9 32 (25.81%) C#
10 31 (25.00%) .NET
11 30 (24.19%) SAS
12 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET
13 27 (21.77%) Relational Database
14 26 (20.97%) Java
14 26 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
15 25 (20.16%) T-SQL
15 25 (20.16%) Oracle
16 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
17 22 (17.74%) Analytics
17 22 (17.74%) JUnit
17 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (16.94%) JIRA
18 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
19 20 (16.13%) JDBC
19 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
19 20 (16.13%) Spring
20 19 (15.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
20 19 (15.32%) XML

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 30 (24.19%) SAS
2 11 (8.87%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.65%) Umbraco
4 6 (4.84%) WordPress
4 6 (4.84%) CMS
5 5 (4.03%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (4.03%) WebSphere
5 5 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (4.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 2 (1.61%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (8.06%) MS Office
1 10 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.61%) Office 365
2 2 (1.61%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Internet
1 5 (4.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) Firewall
2 2 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 27 (21.77%) Relational Database
3 26 (20.97%) Data Warehouse
4 22 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (15.32%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 16 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (12.10%) MySQL
7 15 (12.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
9 7 (5.65%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 7 (5.65%) RDBMS
10 6 (4.84%) OLTP
10 6 (4.84%) Big Data
11 5 (4.03%) NoSQL
11 5 (4.03%) Base SAS
11 5 (4.03%) Hadoop
11 5 (4.03%) Informix
11 5 (4.03%) VLDB
11 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (17.74%) JUnit
2 21 (16.94%) JIRA
3 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
4 15 (12.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (12.10%) Eclipse
5 13 (10.48%) Selenium
5 13 (10.48%) Cucumber
6 10 (8.06%) Ant
6 10 (8.06%) Visual Studio
7 8 (6.45%) Maven
7 8 (6.45%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (4.84%) Jasmine
8 6 (4.84%) Mockito
9 5 (4.03%) Introscope
10 2 (1.61%) Toad
10 2 (1.61%) SoapUI
11 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 37 (29.84%) Finance
2 16 (12.90%) Marketing
3 5 (4.03%) Legal
4 4 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.61%) Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Games
Job Titles
1 54 (43.55%) Developer
2 28 (22.58%) Analyst
3 20 (16.13%) Java Developer
3 20 (16.13%) .NET Developer
4 15 (12.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 12 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (8.87%) Consultant
7 10 (8.06%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.26%) DBA
8 9 (7.26%) SAS Consultant
9 7 (5.65%) C# Developer
9 7 (5.65%) Data Analyst
10 5 (4.03%) Project Manager
10 5 (4.03%) Strategy Analyst
11 4 (3.23%) SQL DBA
11 4 (3.23%) Tester
11 4 (3.23%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.23%) Senior Developer
12 3 (2.42%) Senior Consultant
12 3 (2.42%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (38.71%) HTML
2 38 (30.65%) Web Services
3 35 (28.23%) CSS
3 35 (28.23%) jQuery
4 31 (25.00%) .NET
5 29 (23.39%) ASP.NET
6 21 (16.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (16.13%) Spring
7 20 (16.13%) .NET Framework
7 20 (16.13%) JDBC
8 19 (15.32%) XML
9 17 (13.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (12.90%) J2EE
10 16 (12.90%) Hibernate
11 15 (12.10%) JPA
11 15 (12.10%) JSP
11 15 (12.10%) Struts
12 13 (10.48%) Spring MVC
12 13 (10.48%) Ajax
13 12 (9.68%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 24 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (13.71%) Credit Risk
3 16 (12.90%) Mathematics
4 15 (12.10%) Economics
5 7 (5.65%) Open Source
6 6 (4.84%) Statistics
6 6 (4.84%) Replication
7 5 (4.03%) N-Tier
7 5 (4.03%) W3C
7 5 (4.03%) Physics
7 5 (4.03%) Data Extraction
8 4 (3.23%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.23%) Tandem
9 3 (2.42%) Clustering
10 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.81%) User Experience
11 1 (0.81%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.06%) UNIX
2 9 (7.26%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (32.26%) MVC
3 22 (17.74%) Analytics
4 14 (11.29%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (11.29%) Project Management
5 11 (8.87%) Data Modelling
6 10 (8.06%) E-Commerce
6 10 (8.06%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.26%) Information Security
7 9 (7.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.45%) BDD
8 8 (6.45%) SIEM
8 8 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.65%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (5.65%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.84%) TDD
10 6 (4.84%) Cyber Security
11 5 (4.03%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (4.03%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (4.03%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 49 (39.52%) JavaScript
2 32 (25.81%) C#
3 26 (20.97%) Java
4 25 (20.16%) T-SQL
5 15 (12.10%) PL/SQL
6 12 (9.68%) VBA
7 5 (4.03%) C
8 4 (3.23%) PHP
9 1 (0.81%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.06%) CCNP
1 10 (8.06%) CCNA
1 10 (8.06%) CISSP
1 10 (8.06%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (8.06%) A+ Certification
2 6 (4.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) MCTS
4 1 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (20.16%) Oracle
2 21 (16.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.45%) ArcSight
4 7 (5.65%) Sitecore
5 5 (4.03%) Vertica
5 5 (4.03%) Compuware
5 5 (4.03%) HP
5 5 (4.03%) IBM
5 5 (4.03%) Perforce
6 4 (3.23%) Teradata
7 3 (2.42%) Google
7 3 (2.42%) Tableau
8 1 (0.81%) Telerik
8 1 (0.81%) VMware
8 1 (0.81%) Sage
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