Period
to 21 February 2018

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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 5 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 170 165 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.87% 26.79% 36.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.67% 80.10% 82.17%
Number of salaries quoted 153 159 292
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,250 £30,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,600 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -

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 244 206 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 40.00% 33.44% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 222 199 340
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £53,600 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% -1.25% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Warrington

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Warrington over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 112 (65.88%) C#
2 111 (65.29%) .NET
3 92 (54.12%) MVC
3 92 (54.12%) ASP.NET
4 85 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 85 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (46.47%) OO
5 79 (46.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 78 (45.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 72 (42.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 72 (42.35%) Web Application Development
7 72 (42.35%) TDD
8 71 (41.76%) SQL
8 71 (41.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 69 (40.59%) RESTful
10 68 (40.00%) Node.js
10 68 (40.00%) Ruby
11 50 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
12 47 (27.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 46 (27.06%) Git (software)
14 44 (25.88%) AngularJS
15 41 (24.12%) MongoDB
16 40 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 38 (22.35%) WCF
17 38 (22.35%) BDD
17 38 (22.35%) NoSQL
18 37 (21.76%) RabbitMQ
18 37 (21.76%) Dependency Injection
18 37 (21.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 36 (21.18%) WPF

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 32 (18.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (1.18%) IIS
4 2 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.12%) Office 365
4 5 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
4 5 (2.94%) GitHub
5 3 (1.76%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.12%) Internet
2 5 (2.94%) DNS
3 4 (2.35%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (1.76%) LAN
4 3 (1.76%) WAN
5 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) DHCP
6 1 (0.59%) Intranet
6 1 (0.59%) SMS
6 1 (0.59%) VoIP
6 1 (0.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (45.88%) SQL Server 2014
2 41 (24.12%) MongoDB
3 40 (23.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (22.35%) NoSQL
5 37 (21.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (18.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (12.94%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (8.82%) MySQL
9 12 (7.06%) Relational Database
10 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (5.29%) Oracle Database
12 8 (4.71%) OLAP
12 8 (4.71%) Power BI
13 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (3.53%) OLAP Cube
15 4 (2.35%) RavenDB
16 3 (1.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (27.06%) Git (software)
2 33 (19.41%) TeamCity
3 15 (8.82%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.94%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.59%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.59%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (12.35%) Finance
2 10 (5.88%) Advertising
3 3 (1.76%) Legal
3 3 (1.76%) Publishing
4 2 (1.18%) Games
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 140 (82.35%) Developer
2 97 (57.06%) .NET Developer
3 44 (25.88%) .NET Software Developer
4 32 (18.82%) Messaging Developer
5 21 (12.35%) SQL Developer
6 20 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 20 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 15 (8.82%) DBA
8 14 (8.24%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 13 (7.65%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (7.06%) SQL DBA
11 11 (6.47%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (5.29%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (5.29%) SQL BI Developer
13 8 (4.71%) Analyst
13 8 (4.71%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (3.53%) C# VB.NET Developer
15 6 (3.53%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (65.29%) .NET
2 92 (54.12%) ASP.NET
3 79 (46.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 72 (42.35%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 71 (41.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 69 (40.59%) RESTful
7 68 (40.00%) Node.js
8 47 (27.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 44 (25.88%) AngularJS
10 38 (22.35%) WCF
11 37 (21.76%) RabbitMQ
12 36 (21.18%) WPF
13 32 (18.82%) KnockoutJS
13 32 (18.82%) MSMQ
14 23 (13.53%) CSS
14 23 (13.53%) HTML
15 16 (9.41%) jQuery
16 15 (8.82%) WinForms
17 14 (8.24%) .NET Framework
18 11 (6.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.06%) Client/Server
2 9 (5.29%) Replication
3 8 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (2.94%) Fintech
5 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.35%) User Experience
6 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.18%) Clustering
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.18%) EPoS
7 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.59%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.00%) Windows
2 12 (7.06%) Linux
3 8 (4.71%) Unix
4 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.76%) Solaris
5 3 (1.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.59%) Android
7 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (54.12%) MVC
2 85 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (46.47%) OO
4 72 (42.35%) TDD
4 72 (42.35%) Web Application Development
5 38 (22.35%) BDD
6 37 (21.76%) Dependency Injection
7 34 (20.00%) Kanban
8 33 (19.41%) Business Intelligence
9 32 (18.82%) Multithreading
10 22 (12.94%) ETL
11 11 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (6.47%) High Availability
11 11 (6.47%) Migration
12 9 (5.29%) Unit Testing
13 8 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (4.71%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (4.12%) Customer Requirements
15 6 (3.53%) CRM
15 6 (3.53%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 112 (65.88%) C#
2 71 (41.76%) SQL
3 68 (40.00%) Ruby
4 32 (18.82%) F#
5 28 (16.47%) T-SQL
6 20 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 12 (7.06%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.88%) PowerShell
9 8 (4.71%) VB
9 8 (4.71%) VB6
10 5 (2.94%) PHP
11 3 (1.76%) Python
12 1 (0.59%) Dart
12 1 (0.59%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 1 (0.59%) Java
12 1 (0.59%) VBA
12 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.53%) Degree
2 6 (3.53%) MCSE
3 4 (2.35%) MCPD
3 4 (2.35%) MCSD
4 2 (1.18%) MCP
5 1 (0.59%) CCNA
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) QA
System Software
1 9 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.35%) Terminal Services
3 4 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.35%) vSphere
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (18.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 32 (18.82%) Kibana
1 32 (18.82%) WSUS
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 85 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (3.53%) VMware
4 5 (2.94%) New Relic
5 3 (1.76%) Capita
5 3 (1.76%) Remedy
5 3 (1.76%) Tableau
6 2 (1.18%) DevExpress
6 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.59%) Facebook
7 1 (0.59%) RedGate