Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 170 170 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 27.64% 26.52% 30.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.83% 80.95% 81.55%
Number of salaries quoted 145 165 181
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,750 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 240 210 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 39.02% 32.76% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 210 201 215
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £54,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 96 (56.47%) C#
2 94 (55.29%) .NET
3 93 (54.71%) Microsoft
4 92 (54.12%) SQL
5 67 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (38.24%) MVC
7 62 (36.47%) ASP.NET
8 53 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 45 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
11 42 (24.71%) Web Application Development
11 42 (24.71%) OO
12 39 (22.94%) TDD
13 38 (22.35%) RESTful
13 38 (22.35%) AngularJS
14 37 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 35 (20.59%) SQL Server 2014
16 34 (20.00%) Finance
16 34 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 34 (20.00%) Git (software)
16 34 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 33 (19.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 33 (19.41%) WinForms
18 32 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
18 32 (18.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 31 (18.24%) Ruby
19 31 (18.24%) Node.js
20 29 (17.06%) MongoDB
20 29 (17.06%) Dependency Injection
20 29 (17.06%) CSS

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 14 (8.24%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.35%) IIS
3 4 (2.35%) SAS
4 3 (1.76%) Confluence
4 3 (1.76%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.18%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.35%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (7.65%) Office 365
4 8 (4.71%) DigitalOcean
4 8 (4.71%) GitHub
5 3 (1.76%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.18%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.29%) Internet
1 9 (5.29%) Network Security
2 8 (4.71%) DNS
3 7 (4.12%) Hyperconnected
3 7 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.59%) DHCP
4 1 (0.59%) LAN
4 1 (0.59%) Skype
4 1 (0.59%) SMS
4 1 (0.59%) VoIP
4 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (20.59%) SQL Server 2014
2 34 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (19.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (17.06%) MongoDB
5 25 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (14.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (13.53%) NoSQL
8 22 (12.94%) Relational Database
9 19 (11.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (10.59%) MySQL
11 16 (9.41%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (6.47%) Power BI
13 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 7 (4.12%) RavenDB
14 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (3.53%) OLAP
15 6 (3.53%) Oracle Database
15 6 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (2.35%) Biml
16 4 (2.35%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 34 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 27 (15.88%) Visual Studio
3 19 (11.18%) TeamCity
4 8 (4.71%) PHPUnit
5 7 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.53%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.76%) JIRA
7 3 (1.76%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.76%) TestRail
8 2 (1.18%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.59%) MSTest
9 1 (0.59%) NUnit
9 1 (0.59%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 13 (7.65%) Advertising
3 7 (4.12%) Marketing
4 5 (2.94%) Games
5 3 (1.76%) Legal
5 3 (1.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 121 (71.18%) Developer
2 74 (43.53%) .NET Developer
3 36 (21.18%) C# Developer
4 24 (14.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 23 (13.53%) Software Developer
6 16 (9.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 15 (8.82%) C# Software Developer
8 14 (8.24%) Messaging Developer
8 14 (8.24%) SQL Developer
9 12 (7.06%) Analyst
10 9 (5.29%) Architect
10 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Internet Developer
10 9 (5.29%) Technical Architect
11 8 (4.71%) DBA
11 8 (4.71%) MongoDB Developer
11 8 (4.71%) MySQL Developer
11 8 (4.71%) PHP Developer
11 8 (4.71%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (55.29%) .NET
2 62 (36.47%) ASP.NET
3 53 (31.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 38 (22.35%) AngularJS
5 38 (22.35%) RESTful
6 37 (21.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (19.41%) WinForms
8 32 (18.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 31 (18.24%) Node.js
10 29 (17.06%) CSS
10 29 (17.06%) HTML
11 25 (14.71%) WPF
12 24 (14.12%) WCF
13 22 (12.94%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (8.82%) jQuery
14 15 (8.82%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (8.24%) MSMQ
16 11 (6.47%) REST
16 11 (6.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Client/Server
2 14 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.29%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.71%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (3.53%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.53%) Replication
6 5 (2.94%) Fintech
7 3 (1.76%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.76%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.18%) Clustering
9 1 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.47%) Windows
2 21 (12.35%) Linux
3 16 (9.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (8.24%) Windows Server
5 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (4.71%) Unix
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (38.24%) MVC
3 42 (24.71%) OO
3 42 (24.71%) Web Application Development
4 39 (22.94%) TDD
5 32 (18.82%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (17.06%) Dependency Injection
7 26 (15.29%) Customer Requirements
8 23 (13.53%) ETL
9 22 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (12.35%) Kanban
11 17 (10.00%) BDD
11 17 (10.00%) Migration
12 15 (8.82%) Collaborative Working
13 14 (8.24%) Multithreading
13 14 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (8.24%) Scrum
14 12 (7.06%) High Availability
15 11 (6.47%) Project Management
16 9 (5.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (56.47%) C#
2 92 (54.12%) SQL
3 31 (18.24%) Ruby
4 26 (15.29%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.94%) T-SQL
6 21 (12.35%) PowerShell
7 17 (10.00%) VB
8 15 (8.82%) VB6
9 14 (8.24%) F#
10 8 (4.71%) PHP
11 7 (4.12%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.53%) Java
13 4 (2.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 4 (2.35%) Python
13 4 (2.35%) VBA
14 3 (1.76%) MATLAB
14 3 (1.76%) R
15 1 (0.59%) Dart
15 1 (0.59%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 34 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (11.76%) MCSE
3 9 (5.29%) MCP
3 9 (5.29%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.12%) Degree
5 3 (1.76%) ISEB
5 3 (1.76%) MCPD
5 3 (1.76%) MCSD
6 2 (1.18%) MCITP
7 1 (0.59%) CCNA
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.35%) QA
2 3 (1.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.76%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (15.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.12%) Terminal Services
3 7 (4.12%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (4.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (8.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 14 (8.24%) Kibana
1 14 (8.24%) WSUS
2 6 (3.53%) Ansible
2 6 (3.53%) Terraform
3 1 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (54.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.47%) Oracle
3 9 (5.29%) Citrix
4 8 (4.71%) New Relic
4 8 (4.71%) VMware
5 4 (2.35%) Facebook
6 3 (1.76%) Capita
7 2 (1.18%) Google
7 2 (1.18%) RedGate
7 2 (1.18%) Talend
7 2 (1.18%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.59%) Cognos
8 1 (0.59%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.59%) Minitab
8 1 (0.59%) Tableau
8 1 (0.59%) Twitter