The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Developer
North West / Cheshire
Rank 87 100 124
Rank change year-on-year +13 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.57% 0.54% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.56% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.94% +8.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1020 1245 1703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.05% 95.48% 96.98%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1062 1308
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Database Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in Cheshire

Database Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Database Developer in Cheshire

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in Cheshire

Database Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 5 £45,000 -
Chester - 1 £34,000 - 1
Database Developer
North West

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Database Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (53.33%) C#
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (33.33%) B2B
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
9 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (20.00%) Teradata
9 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
9 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
9 3 (20.00%) ETL
9 3 (20.00%) CRM
9 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (20.00%) HTML
10 2 (13.33%) VB.NET

Database Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (53.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (13.33%) MS Access
7 2 (13.33%) Power BI
7 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (6.67%) OLTP
8 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) B2B
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (20.00%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Logistics
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Database Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) VBA
4 1 (6.67%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Teradata