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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 63 58 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 32.31% 33.92% 23.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.01% 71.60% 39.16%
Number of salaries quoted 58 44 42
Median salary £33,750 £39,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.46% +27.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,966
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
134 81 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 68.72% 47.37% 60.14%
Number of salaries quoted 123 62 131
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Chester

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 59 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.18%) HTML
4 30 (27.27%) CSS
4 30 (27.27%) XML
5 27 (24.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
6 26 (23.64%) JIRA
6 26 (23.64%) Scrum
7 25 (22.73%) Finance
8 24 (21.82%) PL/SQL
8 24 (21.82%) JSON
8 24 (21.82%) Analytics
9 23 (20.91%) T-SQL
9 23 (20.91%) C#
10 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
10 22 (20.00%) WCF
10 22 (20.00%) Retail
11 21 (19.09%) Google
12 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce
12 20 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (18.18%) MVC
13 18 (16.36%) Adobe
13 18 (16.36%) .NET
13 18 (16.36%) Data Management
13 18 (16.36%) Subversion
13 18 (16.36%) Adobe Analytics
14 17 (15.45%) FTP
14 17 (15.45%) SAS
15 16 (14.55%) IBM

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 17 (15.45%) SAS
2 16 (14.55%) CMS
2 16 (14.55%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) MS Office
2 1 (0.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.36%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.82%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) FTP
2 2 (1.82%) DHCP
2 2 (1.82%) DNS
2 2 (1.82%) Firewall
2 2 (1.82%) LAN
2 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.82%) VLAN
2 2 (1.82%) VPN
2 2 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.36%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.45%) Big Data
3 6 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.64%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.73%) MySQL
6 3 (2.73%) QlikView
7 2 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.82%) Spotfire
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.91%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (24.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (23.64%) Git (software)
2 26 (23.64%) JIRA
3 18 (16.36%) Subversion
4 11 (10.00%) JUnit
4 11 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 10 (9.09%) Cucumber
5 10 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.09%) Maven
5 10 (9.09%) Selenium
6 8 (7.27%) SoapUI
7 5 (4.55%) Ant
7 5 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 5 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 5 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (4.55%) Mockito
7 5 (4.55%) Toad
8 4 (3.64%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 22 (20.00%) Retail
3 14 (12.73%) Marketing
4 9 (8.18%) Advertising
5 3 (2.73%) Automotive
6 2 (1.82%) Legal
6 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) Analyst
2 33 (30.00%) Developer
3 13 (11.82%) Data Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) Senior Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) Test Analyst
4 11 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 9 (8.18%) .NET Developer
5 9 (8.18%) SQL Developer
5 9 (8.18%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) C# Developer
7 7 (6.36%) E-Commerce Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (6.36%) Test Leader
8 6 (5.45%) Marketing Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Marketing Data Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Team Leader
9 5 (4.55%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (28.18%) HTML
2 30 (27.27%) CSS
2 30 (27.27%) XML
3 24 (21.82%) JSON
4 22 (20.00%) WCF
5 18 (16.36%) .NET
6 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
7 14 (12.73%) jQuery
7 14 (12.73%) Web Services
8 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (8.18%) ADO
9 9 (8.18%) AngularJS
10 8 (7.27%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.36%) SOAP
11 7 (6.36%) Spring
12 6 (5.45%) Hibernate
12 6 (5.45%) Spring Integration
13 5 (4.55%) JPA
13 5 (4.55%) REST
13 5 (4.55%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
3 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.82%) Telematics
4 1 (0.91%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.91%) iPad
4 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Linux
2 3 (2.73%) Unix
3 2 (1.82%) Android
3 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.91%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.64%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (23.64%) Scrum
3 24 (21.82%) Analytics
4 20 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 20 (18.18%) MVC
5 18 (16.36%) Data Management
6 16 (14.55%) ITIL
6 16 (14.55%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.64%) Error Analysis
7 15 (13.64%) Front End Development
8 11 (10.00%) BDD
8 11 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 9 (8.18%) Campaign Management
9 9 (8.18%) Customer Segmentation
9 9 (8.18%) Database Marketing
9 9 (8.18%) Performance Analysis
10 8 (7.27%) OO
11 7 (6.36%) ETL
11 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.55%) JavaScript
2 24 (21.82%) PL/SQL
3 23 (20.91%) C#
3 23 (20.91%) T-SQL
4 13 (11.82%) Java
5 6 (5.45%) VBA
6 3 (2.73%) VB
6 3 (2.73%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.82%) C++
7 2 (1.82%) Delphi
7 2 (1.82%) PHP
7 2 (1.82%) PHP 5
7 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.82%) R
7 2 (1.82%) VC++
8 1 (0.91%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) ISEB
2 7 (6.36%) Degree
3 6 (5.45%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.64%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (14.55%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) Google
2 18 (16.36%) Adobe
3 16 (14.55%) ATG
3 16 (14.55%) HP
3 16 (14.55%) hybris
3 16 (14.55%) IBM
4 13 (11.82%) Teradata
5 11 (10.00%) Oracle
6 7 (6.36%) Tableau
7 4 (3.64%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.64%) Netezza
7 4 (3.64%) Talend
7 4 (3.64%) Vertica
8 3 (2.73%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.82%) VMware
10 1 (0.91%) Sage
10 1 (0.91%) Veeam
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Posted: 6 days ago
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