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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 42 55 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 41.18% 28.50% 40.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.19% 56.12% 60.67%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 60
Average salary £28,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.94% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
89 98 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 87.25% 50.78% 67.57%
Number of salaries quoted 81 86 112
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 30 (27.27%) Finance
4 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 25 (22.73%) jQuery
5 24 (21.82%) Java
5 24 (21.82%) MVC
6 23 (20.91%) HTML
6 23 (20.91%) .NET
6 23 (20.91%) CSS
7 22 (20.00%) Web Services
7 22 (20.00%) C#
7 22 (20.00%) SAS
7 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (20.00%) Marketing
8 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (16.36%) T-SQL
10 17 (15.45%) JSON
11 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (12.73%) Retail
13 14 (12.73%) Software Engineering
13 14 (12.73%) XML
14 13 (11.82%) SOAP
14 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 22 (20.00%) SAS
2 4 (3.64%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.82%) Apache
4 2 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.91%) JBoss
5 1 (0.91%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 5 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 5 (4.55%) Route 53
3 4 (3.64%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.91%) IaaS
6 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) DNS
1 2 (1.82%) Firewall
1 2 (1.82%) SMTP
1 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (0.91%) Broadband
2 1 (0.91%) VLAN
2 1 (0.91%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (14.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 15 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (12.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (11.82%) MySQL
7 9 (8.18%) MongoDB
8 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
9 6 (5.45%) Big Data
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (2.73%) RDBMS
11 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.82%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) JUnit
2 9 (8.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.36%) Cucumber
4 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.45%) JIRA
4 6 (5.45%) Maven
4 6 (5.45%) Selenium
5 4 (3.64%) Ant
5 4 (3.64%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.64%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.64%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.64%) Mockito
5 4 (3.64%) SoapUI
5 4 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.82%) Toad
7 1 (0.91%) Calabash
7 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (27.27%) Finance
2 22 (20.00%) Marketing
3 14 (12.73%) Retail
4 4 (3.64%) Advertising
5 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (43.64%) Developer
2 37 (33.64%) Analyst
3 21 (19.09%) SQL Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (13.64%) SQL BI Developer
5 14 (12.73%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 14 (12.73%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Developer
6 12 (10.91%) .NET Developer
6 12 (10.91%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Commercial Analyst
7 10 (9.09%) Data Analyst
8 9 (8.18%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Test Analyst
9 8 (7.27%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (5.45%) Marketing Data Analyst
11 6 (5.45%) Programmer
11 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) jQuery
2 23 (20.91%) .NET
2 23 (20.91%) CSS
2 23 (20.91%) HTML
3 22 (20.00%) Web Services
4 17 (15.45%) JSON
5 14 (12.73%) XML
6 13 (11.82%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.82%) ASP.NET
6 13 (11.82%) SOAP
7 11 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 11 (10.00%) Spring
8 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.09%) REST
9 9 (8.18%) JDBC
10 8 (7.27%) Ajax
10 8 (7.27%) HTML5
10 8 (7.27%) J2EE
11 7 (6.36%) Struts
11 7 (6.36%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 9 (8.18%) Telematics
4 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.64%) Replication
4 4 (3.64%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.73%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.73%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.82%) VHDL
6 2 (1.82%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) Clustering
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Windows
2 8 (7.27%) Linux
3 6 (5.45%) Unix
4 5 (4.55%) Android
4 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.82%) MVC
3 22 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (12.73%) Software Engineering
5 11 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 10 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (9.09%) Scrum
6 10 (9.09%) TDD
7 9 (8.18%) Campaign Management
7 9 (8.18%) Customer Segmentation
7 9 (8.18%) Database Marketing
7 9 (8.18%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (7.27%) OO
8 8 (7.27%) Web Development
9 7 (6.36%) BDD
10 6 (5.45%) ETL
10 6 (5.45%) SDLC
11 5 (4.55%) Data Protection
11 5 (4.55%) DevOps
11 5 (4.55%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.82%) Java
3 22 (20.00%) C#
4 18 (16.36%) T-SQL
5 9 (8.18%) PHP
6 7 (6.36%) VB.NET
7 6 (5.45%) C++
7 6 (5.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.73%) Delphi
8 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.82%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) ISEB
2 7 (6.36%) Degree
3 4 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.82%) PhD
5 1 (0.91%) MCSE
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (10.91%) Oracle
2 9 (8.18%) Teradata
3 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.64%) Tableau
3 4 (3.64%) Talend
3 4 (3.64%) Vertica
4 3 (2.73%) IBM
4 3 (2.73%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (0.91%) Zend
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Technology Sourcing Limited
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
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Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 14 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £34000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
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