Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 90 124 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 33.33% 35.43% 28.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.44% 52.10% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87 117 77
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £51,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -9.68%

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 154 238 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 57.04% 68.00% 69.86%
Number of salaries quoted 137 217 179
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% -9.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £59,250 £55,000 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -3.85%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Chester

SQL
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for SQL in Chester

SQL
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Chester over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for SQL.

1 50 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 39 (43.33%) .NET
3 35 (38.89%) T-SQL
4 34 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (36.67%) C#
6 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
7 26 (28.89%) ETL
8 25 (27.78%) Data Analysis
9 23 (25.56%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 21 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (23.33%) MVC
12 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 18 (20.00%) TDD
14 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
14 17 (18.89%) Data Modelling
15 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (16.67%) Windows
17 14 (15.56%) SOAP
17 14 (15.56%) Web Services
17 14 (15.56%) HTML
17 14 (15.56%) Java
17 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
19 12 (13.33%) Web Development
19 12 (13.33%) .NET Framework
19 12 (13.33%) CSS
20 11 (12.22%) Visual Studio
20 11 (12.22%) WCF

SQL
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 (3.33%) Apache Pig
1 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
1 3 (3.33%) CMS
2 2 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) SMS
2 1 (1.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (24.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (17.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (12.22%) Big Data
6 9 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
8 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (3.33%) Data Mining
9 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
9 3 (3.33%) MySQL
9 3 (3.33%) Power BI
9 3 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.22%) Apache Hive
10 2 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (2.22%) QlikView
11 1 (1.11%) DB2
11 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.22%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.11%) AccuRev
5 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.11%) Selenium
5 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (8.89%) Finance
1 8 (8.89%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Marketing
3 3 (3.33%) Games
3 3 (3.33%) Legal
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
5 1 (1.11%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (58.89%) Developer
2 19 (21.11%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Analyst
3 16 (17.78%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 14 (15.56%) C# Developer
4 14 (15.56%) SQL Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (11.11%) Business Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.78%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Architect
8 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
9 5 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (43.33%) .NET
2 17 (18.89%) ASP.NET
3 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (15.56%) HTML
3 14 (15.56%) SOAP
3 14 (15.56%) Web Services
4 12 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 12 (13.33%) CSS
5 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
5 11 (12.22%) RESTful
5 11 (12.22%) WCF
6 6 (6.67%) Node.js
7 4 (4.44%) HTML5
7 4 (4.44%) jQuery
7 4 (4.44%) REST
7 4 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.44%) XML
8 3 (3.33%) JSON
8 3 (3.33%) JSP
8 3 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 5 (5.56%) NHS
3 4 (4.44%) Data Structures
3 4 (4.44%) PMI
4 3 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.22%) EPoS
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.22%) Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Android
4 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.89%) ETL
3 25 (27.78%) Data Analysis
4 23 (25.56%) Business Intelligence
5 21 (23.33%) MVC
6 18 (20.00%) TDD
7 17 (18.89%) Data Modelling
8 12 (13.33%) Web Development
9 11 (12.22%) BDD
10 9 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.89%) Acceptance Criteria
11 8 (8.89%) Dashboard Development
11 8 (8.89%) Data Management
11 8 (8.89%) Decision-Making
11 8 (8.89%) E-Commerce
11 8 (8.89%) Kanban
11 8 (8.89%) Scrum
11 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (8.89%) Visualisation
12 7 (7.78%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.89%) T-SQL
2 33 (36.67%) C#
3 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 14 (15.56%) Java
5 5 (5.56%) Python
6 4 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) Delphi
7 1 (1.11%) R
7 1 (1.11%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) VBA
7 1 (1.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) GDPR
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.11%) RACF
1 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Google
3 8 (8.89%) Twitter
4 4 (4.44%) Tableau
5 3 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.33%) CyberArk
5 3 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (3.33%) Talend
6 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.22%) Sybase
7 1 (1.11%) HP
7 1 (1.11%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.11%) Sage
7 1 (1.11%) SAP
7 1 (1.11%) Teradata
7 1 (1.11%) VMware