Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 97 130 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 22.88% 25.59% 28.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.20% 79.27% 69.92%
Number of salaries quoted 85 124 155
Warrington median annual salary £50,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.94% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%

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 118 164 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.83% 32.28% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 105 145 224
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 62 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (55.67%) Microsoft
3 51 (52.58%) .NET
4 49 (50.52%) Azure
5 47 (48.45%) C#
6 40 (41.24%) SQL
7 35 (36.08%) AngularJS
8 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 32 (32.99%) MVC
10 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
11 25 (25.77%) .NET Core
12 24 (24.74%) React
13 23 (23.71%) DevOps
13 23 (23.71%) Windows
13 23 (23.71%) VMware
14 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
14 22 (22.68%) Octopus Deploy
14 22 (22.68%) TeamCity
14 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
15 20 (20.62%) REST
16 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (18.56%) Python
17 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
18 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
19 16 (16.49%) Scrum
20 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
21 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 6 (6.19%) Mule
2 4 (4.12%) Confluence
3 2 (2.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.03%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 49 (50.52%) Azure
2 10 (10.31%) AWS
3 5 (5.15%) Power Platform
4 4 (4.12%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (2.06%) GCP
6 1 (1.03%) GitHub
6 1 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.03%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) SAN
2 1 (1.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (15.46%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (13.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (5.15%) Biml
6 5 (5.15%) Power BI
7 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.03%) QlikView
8 1 (1.03%) RavenDB
8 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Git (software)
1 22 (22.68%) Octopus Deploy
1 22 (22.68%) TeamCity
2 12 (12.37%) Bitbucket
3 10 (10.31%) NUnit
4 8 (8.25%) JIRA
5 7 (7.22%) Selenium
6 6 (6.19%) Jenkins
6 6 (6.19%) MSTest
7 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (4.12%) Postman
8 4 (4.12%) SoapUI
9 3 (3.09%) Cypress.io
10 2 (2.06%) TestRail
11 1 (1.03%) GitLab
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 2 (2.06%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Back Office
4 1 (1.03%) Law
4 1 (1.03%) Local Government
4 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (46.39%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) C# Developer
3 17 (17.53%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Architect
5 7 (7.22%) Consultant
5 7 (7.22%) Lead Developer
5 7 (7.22%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (6.19%) Analyst
6 6 (6.19%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.19%) DBA
6 6 (6.19%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.19%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.15%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) Lead .NET Developer
7 5 (5.15%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) VMware Engineer
7 5 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (52.58%) .NET
2 35 (36.08%) AngularJS
3 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (30.93%) ASP.NET
5 25 (25.77%) .NET Core
6 24 (24.74%) React
7 20 (20.62%) REST
8 18 (18.56%) .NET Framework
8 18 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (13.40%) Entity Framework
10 12 (12.37%) CSS
11 8 (8.25%) Kafka
11 8 (8.25%) NHibernate
12 7 (7.22%) Web Services
13 6 (6.19%) ActiveMQ
13 6 (6.19%) HTML
13 6 (6.19%) Swagger
14 4 (4.12%) Ember.js
14 4 (4.12%) RESTful
14 4 (4.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (8.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.22%) Clustering
4 2 (2.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.03%) EPoS
5 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (23.71%) Windows
2 9 (9.28%) Linux
2 9 (9.28%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.22%) Unix
4 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (63.92%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (32.99%) MVC
3 23 (23.71%) DevOps
4 16 (16.49%) Scrum
5 15 (15.46%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (12.37%) ETL
7 11 (11.34%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.31%) Collaborative Working
8 10 (10.31%) Performance Testing
9 9 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (9.28%) TDD
10 8 (8.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.25%) Kanban
10 8 (8.25%) Machine Learning
10 8 (8.25%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.25%) Secure Coding
11 7 (7.22%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.22%) Decision-Making
11 7 (7.22%) High Availability
11 7 (7.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (48.45%) C#
2 40 (41.24%) SQL
3 22 (22.68%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.56%) Python
5 13 (13.40%) PowerShell
6 11 (11.34%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.09%) Java
9 2 (2.06%) R
9 2 (2.06%) VBA
10 1 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.03%) Microsoft R
10 1 (1.03%) Perl
10 1 (1.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) ISEB
1 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.03%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
1 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (9.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.06%) Docker
3 2 (2.06%) KVM
3 2 (2.06%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.03%) vSphere
4 1 (1.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Ansible
1 12 (12.37%) Puppet
1 12 (12.37%) Terraform
2 6 (6.19%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.09%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.03%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 54 (55.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 8 (8.25%) Oracle
3 8 (8.25%) webMethods
4 7 (7.22%) Cisco
5 6 (6.19%) New Relic
5 6 (6.19%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.09%) Citrix
7 2 (2.06%) Software AG
8 1 (1.03%) arcserve
8 1 (1.03%) BMC
8 1 (1.03%) Cognos
8 1 (1.03%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.03%) Facebook
8 1 (1.03%) Google
8 1 (1.03%) HP
8 1 (1.03%) IBM
8 1 (1.03%) Minitab
8 1 (1.03%) RedGate
8 1 (1.03%) YouTube