Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

SQL Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 86 45
Rank change year-on-year -11 -41 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 83 62 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.70% 2.73% 5.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.81% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80 58 173
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +15.94%
10th Percentile £27,375 £30,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,125 £43,750 £50,000
North West median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.95% -1.28% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2950 2207 3115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 97.27% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2257 1892 2642
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,725 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Cheshire

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Cheshire

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 33 £42,500 +13.33%
Crewe +7 9 £25,000 -30.07%
Chester -7 7 £35,000 +16.67% 3
Wilmslow +16 4 £37,000 +5.71% 1
Alderley Edge - 4 £41,250 -
Northwich +8 3 £32,500 - 2
Nantwich +4 2 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Congleton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, SQL 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 SQL Developer in the job title.

1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 53 (63.86%) SQL Server
3 52 (62.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (53.01%) T-SQL
5 42 (50.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 41 (49.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 41 (49.40%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (39.76%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (34.94%) .NET
9 25 (30.12%) ETL
10 24 (28.92%) C#
11 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
12 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
13 18 (21.69%) Power BI
14 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 14 (16.87%) HTML
15 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
15 14 (16.87%) MVC
15 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (16.87%) High Availability
16 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
17 11 (13.25%) CSS
17 11 (13.25%) VB.NET
17 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (12.05%) Database Tuning
18 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 10 (12.05%) Data Analysis
18 10 (12.05%) Replication

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.61%) IIS
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.20%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (63.86%) SQL Server
2 52 (62.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (50.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (49.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (39.76%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (21.69%) Power BI
7 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 14 (16.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (10.84%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (9.64%) Crystal Reports
10 8 (9.64%) QlikView
10 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (3.61%) OLAP
12 3 (3.61%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (2.41%) Data Mining
13 2 (2.41%) MySQL
13 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.61%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.20%) JIRA
5 1 (1.20%) Maven
5 1 (1.20%) Subversion
5 1 (1.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Advertising
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
5 1 (1.20%) Back Office
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) .NET
2 14 (16.87%) HTML
3 12 (14.46%) ASP.NET
4 11 (13.25%) CSS
5 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (9.64%) WinForms
8 7 (8.43%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.43%) XML
9 5 (6.02%) jQuery
9 5 (6.02%) JSON
10 4 (4.82%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.82%) Web Services
11 3 (3.61%) MDX
11 3 (3.61%) Spring
11 3 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (2.41%) SOAP
13 1 (1.20%) BREW
13 1 (1.20%) Java RMI
13 1 (1.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Replication
2 7 (8.43%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.82%) Fintech
4 3 (3.61%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.41%) iPad
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (49.40%) Business Intelligence
2 25 (30.12%) ETL
3 19 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.87%) High Availability
4 14 (16.87%) MVC
4 14 (16.87%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (12.05%) Data Analysis
5 10 (12.05%) Database Tuning
6 8 (9.64%) Data Modelling
6 8 (9.64%) Performance Optimisation
6 8 (9.64%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.23%) Analytics
7 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.23%) Scrum
8 4 (4.82%) E-Commerce
8 4 (4.82%) SOLID
9 3 (3.61%) OO
10 2 (2.41%) Kimball Methodology
10 2 (2.41%) Open Source
10 2 (2.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 83 (100.00%) SQL
2 44 (53.01%) T-SQL
3 24 (28.92%) C#
4 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
5 11 (13.25%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.64%) VB
6 8 (9.64%) VB6
7 4 (4.82%) Java
8 3 (3.61%) C
8 3 (3.61%) C++
8 3 (3.61%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.41%) Perl
9 2 (2.41%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) VBScript
10 1 (1.20%) Python
10 1 (1.20%) R
10 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) Degree
2 6 (7.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (25.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Tableau
3 3 (3.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.20%) ParAccel
4 1 (1.20%) Talend
4 1 (1.20%) Vertica