The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Chester 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 3.52% 1.89% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.91% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Median salary £35,000 £29,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -34.44%  
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 Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 136 157 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 95.77% 98.74% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 125 140 118
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Chester

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Chester

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Chester over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Chester

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

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 Chester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (14.29%) SOLID
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (14.29%) API Development
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) ServiceStack
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 1 (14.29%) TeamCity

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) ServiceStack
5 1 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) API Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) MVVM
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) SOLID
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau
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