Period
to 17 July 2019

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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 2 3
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 57 188 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.82% 27.37% 27.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 47.11% 72.59% 79.82%
Number of salaries quoted 52 160 176
Warrington median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +4.58%

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 121 259 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 22.96% 37.70% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 97 222 217
Warrington median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £68,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%

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 17 July 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, 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 36 (63.16%) .NET
2 28 (49.12%) C#
3 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
5 19 (33.33%) SQL
6 16 (28.07%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (24.56%) Collaborative Working
8 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
9 12 (21.05%) JIRA
9 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (19.30%) Confluence
10 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
11 10 (17.54%) Power Platform
11 10 (17.54%) Power BI
12 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (15.79%) Windows
12 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
12 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
13 8 (14.04%) Finance
13 8 (14.04%) QA
13 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
13 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
13 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (14.04%) Entity Framework
13 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills

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 11 (19.30%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Power Platform
2 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) IaaS
3 3 (5.26%) SaaS
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (3.51%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.75%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.75%) Office 365
5 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) FTP
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Modbus
2 1 (1.75%) SMTP
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (17.54%) Power BI
3 9 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (14.04%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.75%) Big Data
7 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.75%) QlikView
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) JIRA
2 9 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.53%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (8.77%) Selenium
4 5 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.77%) TeamCity
5 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
6 3 (5.26%) JMeter
6 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.26%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.26%) TestRail
6 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.75%) NUnit
7 1 (1.75%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Games
3 3 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
5 1 (1.75%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) ERP Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) ERP Support
5 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (10.53%) Development Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Business Support Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Performance Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (63.16%) .NET
2 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
3 11 (19.30%) AngularJS
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (14.04%) Entity Framework
6 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 6 (10.53%) Web Services
7 5 (8.77%) HTML
8 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.02%) React
9 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
9 3 (5.26%) REST
9 3 (5.26%) RESTful
10 2 (3.51%) .NET Core
10 2 (3.51%) XML
11 1 (1.75%) Angular 2
11 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (1.75%) HTML5
11 1 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.26%) Life Science
3 3 (5.26%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.79%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (24.56%) Collaborative Working
4 9 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (14.04%) Software Delivery
5 8 (14.04%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.28%) ERP
6 7 (12.28%) ITSM
6 7 (12.28%) OO
6 7 (12.28%) TDD
7 6 (10.53%) People Management
8 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
8 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
8 5 (8.77%) MVC
8 5 (8.77%) Scrum
8 5 (8.77%) SOLID
8 5 (8.77%) Sprint Planning
8 5 (8.77%) Sprint Review
9 4 (7.02%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) C#
2 19 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (10.53%) Java
3 6 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.75%) Python
5 1 (1.75%) VBA
5 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.75%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Docker
1 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Ansible
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) webMethods
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Software AG
5 2 (3.51%) Google
6 1 (1.75%) ESET
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
6 1 (1.75%) Tableau
6 1 (1.75%) VMware