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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 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 61 61 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.46% 23.74% 28.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.11% 37.20% 47.20%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 65
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
87 164 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 49.15% 63.81% 61.32%
Number of salaries quoted 66 132 127
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 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 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.09%) SQL Server
3 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
4 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.66%) Web Services
5 26 (23.01%) .NET
6 24 (21.24%) HTML
7 23 (20.35%) C#
8 22 (19.47%) T-SQL
8 22 (19.47%) jQuery
9 21 (18.58%) CSS
10 20 (17.70%) Oracle
10 20 (17.70%) ETL
11 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET
11 19 (16.81%) Java
12 18 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (15.04%) XML
14 16 (14.16%) Finance
14 16 (14.16%) Ajax
15 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
16 14 (12.39%) MySQL
17 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
17 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (10.62%) Migration
18 12 (10.62%) MVC
18 12 (10.62%) Scrum
18 12 (10.62%) JUnit
18 12 (10.62%) Linux
18 12 (10.62%) HTML5
18 12 (10.62%) Vertica

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.73%) Tomcat
2 9 (7.96%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) WinCC
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.88%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.77%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.77%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Firewall
1 5 (4.42%) DNS
1 5 (4.42%) DHCP
1 5 (4.42%) Network Security
1 5 (4.42%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.65%) VPN
2 3 (2.65%) SSL
3 2 (1.77%) FTP
3 2 (1.77%) Internet
4 1 (0.88%) Modbus
4 1 (0.88%) Profibus
4 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.93%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (12.39%) MySQL
4 13 (11.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.19%) Big Data
6 7 (6.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (5.31%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (5.31%) DataStage
8 5 (4.42%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.42%) Hadoop
8 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.42%) VLDB
8 5 (4.42%) OLTP
9 4 (3.54%) OLAP
10 2 (1.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (10.62%) JUnit
2 11 (9.73%) Cucumber
2 11 (9.73%) Talend Open Studio
3 10 (8.85%) JIRA
3 10 (8.85%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.19%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.19%) Ant
5 7 (6.19%) Maven
6 5 (4.42%) Eclipse
6 5 (4.42%) Selenium
7 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (2.65%) Calabash
8 3 (2.65%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.65%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (2.65%) Toad
9 2 (1.77%) Gradle
10 1 (0.88%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 16 (14.16%) Finance
2 4 (3.54%) Marketing
3 3 (2.65%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.88%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 43 (38.05%) Developer
2 20 (17.70%) Analyst
3 12 (10.62%) .NET Developer
3 12 (10.62%) DBA
4 11 (9.73%) Tester
5 10 (8.85%) ETL Developer
5 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.96%) Test Engineer
7 7 (6.19%) Senior ETL Developer
7 7 (6.19%) Administrator
8 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.31%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.31%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) Junior
9 5 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Automation Tester
9 5 (4.42%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.42%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.66%) Web Services
2 26 (23.01%) .NET
3 24 (21.24%) HTML
4 22 (19.47%) jQuery
5 21 (18.58%) CSS
6 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET
7 17 (15.04%) XML
8 16 (14.16%) Ajax
9 12 (10.62%) HTML5
10 11 (9.73%) Spring
11 10 (8.85%) .NET Framework
11 10 (8.85%) J2EE
11 10 (8.85%) Entity Framework
12 9 (7.96%) JSP
13 7 (6.19%) AngularJS
14 6 (5.31%) Hibernate
14 6 (5.31%) JPA
14 6 (5.31%) JDBC
14 6 (5.31%) Struts
15 5 (4.42%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.08%) Mobile App
3 7 (6.19%) Open Source
3 7 (6.19%) Clustering
3 7 (6.19%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.77%) Replication
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Linux
2 11 (9.73%) Windows
3 7 (6.19%) UNIX
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.70%) ETL
3 12 (10.62%) Migration
3 12 (10.62%) MVC
3 12 (10.62%) Scrum
4 11 (9.73%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (9.73%) Automated Testing
5 10 (8.85%) Test Scripting
5 10 (8.85%) E-Commerce
6 8 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (7.08%) Mentoring
7 7 (6.19%) BDD
7 7 (6.19%) Mobile Development
7 7 (6.19%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.19%) SEO
7 7 (6.19%) Market Research
8 6 (5.31%) Pair Programming
8 6 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (5.31%) OO
8 6 (5.31%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 29 (25.66%) JavaScript
2 23 (20.35%) C#
3 22 (19.47%) T-SQL
4 19 (16.81%) Java
5 8 (7.08%) PL/SQL
6 6 (5.31%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.54%) PHP
8 2 (1.77%) Ruby
8 2 (1.77%) C
8 2 (1.77%) VB
9 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.88%) XAML
9 1 (0.88%) VBA
9 1 (0.88%) VBScript
9 1 (0.88%) C++
9 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (8.85%) Degree
2 5 (4.42%) A+ Certification
2 5 (4.42%) CISSP
2 5 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.42%) CCNP
2 5 (4.42%) CCNA
3 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB
5 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.88%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.19%) QA
2 5 (4.42%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (11.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 33 (29.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.70%) Oracle
3 12 (10.62%) Vertica
4 11 (9.73%) Talend
5 10 (8.85%) Ab Initio
6 6 (5.31%) Informatica
6 6 (5.31%) Tableau
7 4 (3.54%) Dundas
8 3 (2.65%) VMware
9 1 (0.88%) Siemens
9 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.88%) SAP
9 1 (0.88%) Teradata
9 1 (0.88%) Google
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