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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 52 75 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 30.06% 36.06% 36.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 59.77% 55.15% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 49 113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £32,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
87 136 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.29% 65.38% 73.07%
Number of salaries quoted 75 106 235
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 27 February 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (29.73%) HTML
4 31 (27.93%) Web Services
5 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 26 (23.42%) T-SQL
6 26 (23.42%) jQuery
7 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 24 (21.62%) MVC
8 22 (19.82%) .NET
9 20 (18.02%) C#
9 20 (18.02%) Oracle
9 20 (18.02%) CSS
9 20 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (18.02%) ETL
10 19 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
11 18 (16.22%) Java
11 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (15.32%) Ajax
13 16 (14.41%) Finance
14 15 (13.51%) MySQL
14 15 (13.51%) XML
14 15 (13.51%) JUnit
14 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
15 14 (12.61%) PL/SQL
15 14 (12.61%) JIRA
16 13 (11.71%) .NET Framework
16 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
16 13 (11.71%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 13 (11.71%) Tomcat
2 11 (9.91%) SAS
3 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.70%) WordPress
4 3 (2.70%) CMS
5 2 (1.80%) IIS
5 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.90%) WinCC
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.80%) Office 365
2 2 (1.80%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Firewall
1 5 (4.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 5 (4.50%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) Modbus
2 1 (0.90%) Profibus
2 1 (0.90%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (34.23%) SQL Server
2 20 (18.02%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (13.51%) MySQL
4 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 12 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (9.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (9.01%) Big Data
8 9 (8.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 8 (7.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
9 8 (7.21%) OLTP
10 7 (6.31%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (6.31%) VLDB
10 7 (6.31%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 7 (6.31%) Hadoop
11 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (5.41%) NoSQL
11 6 (5.41%) DataStage
12 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (13.51%) JUnit
2 14 (12.61%) JIRA
3 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
4 12 (10.81%) Eclipse
5 11 (9.91%) Ant
6 10 (9.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (7.21%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (6.31%) Cucumber
8 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
9 5 (4.50%) Maven
9 5 (4.50%) Selenium
10 4 (3.60%) Jenkins
11 3 (2.70%) SoapUI
11 3 (2.70%) Toad
12 2 (1.80%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (1.80%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.80%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.90%) Mockito
13 1 (0.90%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (14.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.70%) Marketing
3 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.90%) Back Office
4 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (42.34%) Developer
2 21 (18.92%) Analyst
3 13 (11.71%) Senior Developer
4 12 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 11 (9.91%) .NET Developer
5 11 (9.91%) DBA
5 11 (9.91%) J2EE Developer
5 11 (9.91%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 10 (9.01%) ETL Developer
6 10 (9.01%) Consultant
7 9 (8.11%) Data Analyst
7 9 (8.11%) SAS Consultant
8 8 (7.21%) Tester
9 7 (6.31%) Senior ETL Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.41%) SQL DBA
11 5 (4.50%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Report Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (29.73%) HTML
2 31 (27.93%) Web Services
3 26 (23.42%) jQuery
4 22 (19.82%) .NET
5 20 (18.02%) CSS
6 18 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 17 (15.32%) Ajax
8 15 (13.51%) XML
9 13 (11.71%) .NET Framework
10 12 (10.81%) JPA
10 12 (10.81%) Struts
10 12 (10.81%) Hibernate
10 12 (10.81%) Spring
10 12 (10.81%) JDBC
10 12 (10.81%) JSP
11 11 (9.91%) J2EE
12 10 (9.01%) Spring MVC
13 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Replication
1 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.60%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.70%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.70%) Clustering
3 3 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 3 (2.70%) Open Source
4 2 (1.80%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.80%) W3C
4 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.90%) Tandem
5 1 (0.90%) SCADA
5 1 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.71%) UNIX
2 8 (7.21%) Windows
3 7 (6.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.62%) MVC
3 20 (18.02%) ETL
4 19 (17.12%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (9.01%) Data Modelling
5 10 (9.01%) Migration
6 9 (8.11%) Project Management
7 8 (7.21%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.31%) Information Security
9 6 (5.41%) Test Scripting
9 6 (5.41%) Cyber Security
9 6 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.50%) Network Monitoring
10 5 (4.50%) BDD
10 5 (4.50%) Analytics
10 5 (4.50%) Mentoring
10 5 (4.50%) ITIL
11 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.60%) SEO
11 4 (3.60%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 26 (23.42%) T-SQL
3 20 (18.02%) C#
4 18 (16.22%) Java
5 14 (12.61%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.60%) PHP
7 2 (1.80%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.80%) VBA
8 1 (0.90%) C
8 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.21%) CISSP
1 8 (7.21%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (7.21%) A+ Certification
1 8 (7.21%) CCNP
1 8 (7.21%) CCNA
2 6 (5.41%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) ISEB
3 2 (1.80%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.90%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.90%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 24 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) Vertica
4 8 (7.21%) Talend
4 8 (7.21%) Ab Initio
5 6 (5.41%) Informatica
6 5 (4.50%) Tableau
7 4 (3.60%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.60%) Teradata
8 3 (2.70%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.80%) Dundas
10 1 (0.90%) Google
10 1 (0.90%) VMware
10 1 (0.90%) Siemens
10 1 (0.90%) Sage
Chester, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 per annum + IT
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £20k to £30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £300 - £315 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Flexi Time
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago