The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 38 48 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.36% 37.80% 25.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.18% 47.06% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 47 46
Median salary £32,500 £28,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -32.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £45,000 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
88 102 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 65.67% 80.31% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 71 94 90
Median salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 32 (46.38%) SQL Server
2 31 (44.93%) C#
3 29 (42.03%) MVC
4 28 (40.58%) .NET
5 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 21 (30.43%) HTML
6 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
8 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
10 12 (17.39%) Windows
10 12 (17.39%) Finance
11 11 (15.94%) TDD
11 11 (15.94%) CSS
11 11 (15.94%) PHP
11 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (14.49%) jQuery
12 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (13.04%) Umbraco
13 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
13 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (13.04%) Java
14 8 (11.59%) OO
14 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
14 8 (11.59%) ETL
15 7 (10.14%) Oracle
15 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
15 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (13.04%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) GroupWise
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.45%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Firewall
1 3 (4.35%) VLAN
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (2.90%) SAN
3 1 (1.45%) DHCP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (46.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (8.70%) Data Mining
6 5 (7.25%) MySQL
6 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.80%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.80%) Power BI
7 4 (5.80%) QlikView
8 3 (4.35%) Big Data
8 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
8 3 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) NUnit
3 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.45%) JIRA
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Moq
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 3 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (69.57%) Developer
2 11 (15.94%) .NET Developer
2 11 (15.94%) C# Developer
3 10 (14.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Umbraco Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Analyst
5 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Developer
6 6 (8.70%) IT Support
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Junior
7 5 (7.25%) Junior Developer
7 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.80%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (40.58%) .NET
2 23 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 21 (30.43%) HTML
4 19 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (15.94%) CSS
6 10 (14.49%) jQuery
7 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
8 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
9 5 (7.25%) Hibernate
9 5 (7.25%) Spring
10 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 4 (5.80%) Behat
10 4 (5.80%) Laravel
11 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (4.35%) REST
11 3 (4.35%) RESTful
11 3 (4.35%) SOAP
11 3 (4.35%) Spring Integration
11 3 (4.35%) Spring MVC
11 3 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.80%) Data Extraction
2 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.80%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.35%) Fintech
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.90%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Statistics
5 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Unix
3 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
4 4 (5.80%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.03%) MVC
2 21 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) TDD
4 9 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (11.59%) Data Modelling
5 8 (11.59%) ETL
5 8 (11.59%) OO
6 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.25%) CRM
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.80%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (4.35%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (4.35%) Data Management
9 3 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (4.35%) OO PHP
9 3 (4.35%) OOD
9 3 (4.35%) Scrum
9 3 (4.35%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (4.35%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.93%) C#
2 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
3 11 (15.94%) PHP
4 9 (13.04%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.70%) VB
7 3 (4.35%) PHP 5
7 3 (4.35%) Python
7 3 (4.35%) VBA
8 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.90%) C
8 2 (2.90%) C++
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.45%) R
9 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) ISEB
2 4 (5.80%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.80%) QA
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) Active Directory
1 6 (8.70%) vSphere
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.45%) NDS
4 1 (1.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.14%) Oracle
3 6 (8.70%) VMware
4 4 (5.80%) Teradata
5 3 (4.35%) Sage
6 2 (2.90%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.90%) Cisco
6 2 (2.90%) EMC
6 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 2 (2.90%) Palo Alto
6 2 (2.90%) RedGate
7 1 (1.45%) New Relic
7 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.45%) Tableau
Chester
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Posted: 2 days ago
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