Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 23 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.76% - -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.99% - -
Number of salaries quoted 23 0 0
Chester median annual salary £47,500 - -
Cheshire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year +35.71% - -

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 177 107 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 44.36% 37.94% 45.90%
Number of salaries quoted 158 91 162
Chester median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,625 £57,500 £60,675
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Chester

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Chester.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Chester

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Chester over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 Server 2016.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 17 (73.91%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
2 17 (73.91%) .NET Framework
2 17 (73.91%) Entity Framework
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
5 10 (43.48%) TDD
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (43.48%) BDD
5 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
5 10 (43.48%) Node.js
5 10 (43.48%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (43.48%) WCF
5 10 (43.48%) Games
5 10 (43.48%) Ruby
5 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
5 10 (43.48%) RESTful
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (43.48%) Web Application Development
5 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
5 10 (43.48%) Code First Entity Framework
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 2016
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) NoSQL
2 10 (43.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (21.74%) Big Data
5 5 (21.74%) Data Mining
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) Power BI
5 5 (21.74%) Qlik Sense
5 5 (21.74%) QlikView
5 5 (21.74%) Snowflake Schema
6 3 (13.04%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (43.48%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 4 (17.39%) Lead Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Integration Developer
6 2 (8.70%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.35%) DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (4.35%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
1 17 (73.91%) .NET Framework
1 17 (73.91%) ASP.NET
1 17 (73.91%) Entity Framework
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 12 (52.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (43.48%) AngularJS
4 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (43.48%) Code First Entity Framework
4 10 (43.48%) KnockoutJS
4 10 (43.48%) Node.js
4 10 (43.48%) RESTful
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
7 2 (8.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 10 (43.48%) BDD
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
3 10 (43.48%) Web Application Development
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Analytics
5 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Data Migration
5 5 (21.74%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (21.74%) ETL
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (21.74%) Visualisation
6 4 (17.39%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) High Availability
7 3 (13.04%) Integration Testing
8 2 (8.70%) MVVM
9 1 (4.35%) DevOps
9 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) JavaScript
3 10 (43.48%) Ruby
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Google
2 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (21.74%) Tableau
3 2 (8.70%) Twitter