The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 79
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 34 45 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.13% 3.42% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 3.57% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 35
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 1054 1259 1677
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.14% 95.81% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1068 1277
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 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 -7 9 £45,000 +57.89% 1
Warrington -1 7 £37,500 -28.57% 3
Chester +7 5 £35,000 +18.64% 3
Wilmslow -2 5 £35,000 -6.66%
Runcorn 0 2 £35,000 - 1
Macclesfield +1 1 £40,000 +48.14% 1
Northwich 0 1 £32,500 -18.75%
SQL Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 62 (88.57%) SQL
2 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
3 34 (48.57%) .NET
4 31 (44.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (42.86%) C#
6 25 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
8 21 (30.00%) MVC
9 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
10 16 (22.86%) .NET Framework
10 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
11 15 (21.43%) HTML
11 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 15 (21.43%) Finance
12 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
13 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
13 11 (15.71%) Statistics
13 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (14.29%) CSS
14 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
15 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (11.43%) Tableau
16 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
16 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
17 7 (10.00%) Web Services
17 7 (10.00%) XML

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 3 (4.29%) IIS
2 2 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (1.43%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.43%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Chatbot
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.14%) Google Play
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (61.43%) SQL Server
2 31 (44.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (17.14%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (12.86%) SQL Server 2016
6 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (7.14%) Relational Database
9 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (4.29%) Power BI
10 3 (4.29%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.86%) MS Access
11 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.86%) QlikView
11 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
2 7 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
4 1 (1.43%) Moq
4 1 (1.43%) NUnit
4 1 (1.43%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (8.57%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (48.57%) .NET
2 16 (22.86%) .NET Framework
2 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 15 (21.43%) HTML
4 10 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (14.29%) CSS
5 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (10.00%) Web Services
5 7 (10.00%) XML
6 5 (7.14%) AngularJS
6 5 (7.14%) RESTful
6 5 (7.14%) WCF
7 4 (5.71%) Entity Framework
7 4 (5.71%) jQuery
7 4 (5.71%) JSON
8 3 (4.29%) HTML5
8 3 (4.29%) SOAP
8 3 (4.29%) WinForms
8 3 (4.29%) WPF
9 2 (2.86%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.14%) iPhone
4 3 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (2.86%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.86%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (30.00%) MVC
3 11 (15.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.71%) Statistics
4 8 (11.43%) Unit Testing
5 7 (10.00%) ETL
6 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
6 6 (8.57%) Project Management
6 6 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
7 5 (7.14%) High Availability
8 4 (5.71%) CRM
8 4 (5.71%) OO
8 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.29%) ERP
9 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.29%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.29%) SOLID
9 3 (4.29%) Web Development
10 2 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 62 (88.57%) SQL
2 30 (42.86%) C#
3 22 (31.43%) T-SQL
4 15 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.14%) VB
7 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.71%) VBA
8 3 (4.29%) PHP
9 2 (2.86%) C
9 2 (2.86%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) Perl
9 2 (2.86%) VB6
9 2 (2.86%) VBScript
9 2 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Tableau
3 6 (8.57%) Oracle
4 5 (7.14%) Google
5 2 (2.86%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.43%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.43%) Facebook
Chester, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Life assurance, Healthcare, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + +Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago