Period
to 27 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 6 months to 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 10 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 57 67 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warrington 21.76% 15.84% 29.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 71.25% 71.28% 82.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 174
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,000 £32,500 £31,400
90th Percentile £72,000 £60,000 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

SQL Server 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 Warrington with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 80 94 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 30.53% 22.22% 36.13%
Number of salaries quoted 60 90 200
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +5.45%
10th Percentile £33,525 £27,425 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £60,000 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% +2.35%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Warrington

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server in Warrington.

Salary trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Warrington

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server in Warrington over the 6 months to 27 November 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 November 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Warrington region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 34 (59.65%) .NET
2 30 (52.63%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) SQL
3 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (47.37%) Azure
5 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 19 (33.33%) React
7 17 (29.82%) Microservices
7 17 (29.82%) AngularJS
7 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
8 16 (28.07%) DevOps
9 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
10 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
11 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (21.05%) CSS
12 12 (21.05%) ETL
12 12 (21.05%) .NET Core
13 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (19.30%) REST
13 11 (19.30%) Oracle
13 11 (19.30%) MVC
14 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (17.54%) Entity Framework
14 10 (17.54%) Power BI
14 10 (17.54%) Power Platform
15 9 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
15 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
15 9 (15.79%) NHibernate
15 9 (15.79%) Data Architecture
15 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 (3.51%) Confluence
1 2 (3.51%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (47.37%) Azure
2 10 (17.54%) Power Platform
3 8 (14.04%) AWS
4 4 (7.02%) Serverless
5 2 (3.51%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (1.75%) GCP
6 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SSL
2 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 1 (1.75%) DHCP
3 1 (1.75%) DNS
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (17.54%) Power BI
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.04%) Oracle Database
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (8.77%) MySQL
7 4 (7.02%) Big Data
7 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
7 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2019
9 2 (3.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.75%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) NUnit
1 7 (12.28%) Selenium
2 6 (10.53%) MSTest
2 6 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (5.26%) JIRA
4 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.51%) Postman
5 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.75%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.75%) Fiddler
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
6 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (7.02%) Legal
2 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.51%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (43.86%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Architect
2 11 (19.30%) Software Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Database Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Architect
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Solutions Architect
8 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Power BI Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.51%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (59.65%) .NET
2 19 (33.33%) React
3 17 (29.82%) AngularJS
4 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
5 12 (21.05%) .NET Core
5 12 (21.05%) CSS
6 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (19.30%) REST
7 10 (17.54%) Entity Framework
8 9 (15.79%) NHibernate
9 6 (10.53%) HTML
10 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
10 5 (8.77%) Swagger
11 4 (7.02%) Node.js
11 4 (7.02%) RESTful
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (5.26%) MDX
13 2 (3.51%) Kafka
13 2 (3.51%) Middleware
14 1 (1.75%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) PKI
3 3 (5.26%) Industry 4.0
3 3 (5.26%) Life Science
3 3 (5.26%) Robotics
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Solaris
3 1 (1.75%) CentOS
3 1 (1.75%) Fedora
3 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) Microservices
3 16 (28.07%) DevOps
4 12 (21.05%) ETL
5 11 (19.30%) MVC
6 9 (15.79%) Data Architecture
6 9 (15.79%) OO
6 9 (15.79%) Security Architecture
7 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
7 8 (14.04%) SDLC
8 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.28%) Collaborative Working
8 7 (12.28%) OOD
8 7 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (10.53%) Secure Coding
10 5 (8.77%) Data Engineering
11 4 (7.02%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (7.02%) Principle of Least Privilege
11 4 (7.02%) Project Delivery
11 4 (7.02%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 30 (52.63%) C#
1 30 (52.63%) SQL
2 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 8 (14.04%) Python
5 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.77%) Java
7 4 (7.02%) Bash Shell
7 4 (7.02%) Perl
7 4 (7.02%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (3.51%) C++
9 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.51%) VBA
10 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) DBS Check
3 3 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) GDPR
2 2 (3.51%) GAMP
3 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.75%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.75%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) VMware
4 4 (7.02%) EMC
4 4 (7.02%) IBM
4 4 (7.02%) Veeam
5 3 (5.26%) Xamarin
6 2 (3.51%) Google
6 2 (3.51%) webMethods
7 1 (1.75%) Adobe