The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Ellesmere Port
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 2 1
Rank change year-on-year -6 -1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 13.79% 33.33% 88.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £39,750 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.54% -31.25%  
10th Percentile £30,950 £26,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £28,750 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Ellesmere Port
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 8 1 15
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port 27.59% 33.33% 88.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 30
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £47,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.72% -31.25%  
10th Percentile £31,100 £26,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £28,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Ellesmere Port

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Ellesmere Port

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Ellesmere Port

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Ellesmere Port

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Ellesmere Port over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Ellesmere Port

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Ellesmere Port region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Statistics
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) FMCG
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ellesmere Port 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 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata