Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 5 12 2
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 60 54 195
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Warrington 23.44% 12.65% 28.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.19% 53.47% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 48 53 174
Median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -8.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £36,495 £32,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £60,000 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 73 101 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 28.52% 23.65% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 53 87 209
Median annual salary £52,500 £41,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.05% -6.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £36,320 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £61,000 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%

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 25 September 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Warrington

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) Azure
3 35 (58.33%) C#
4 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (45.00%) React
6 24 (40.00%) SQL
7 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
8 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
8 19 (31.67%) DevOps
9 16 (26.67%) Microservices
10 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 15 (25.00%) Security Architecture
10 15 (25.00%) Data Architecture
11 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
11 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
12 13 (21.67%) ETL
13 12 (20.00%) AWS
13 12 (20.00%) REST
13 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (18.33%) VMware
14 11 (18.33%) Oracle
15 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
15 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
16 9 (15.00%) Windows
16 9 (15.00%) Python
16 9 (15.00%) Finance
16 9 (15.00%) IT Strategy
17 8 (13.33%) .NET Core

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:

Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 36 (60.00%) Azure
2 12 (20.00%) AWS
3 8 (13.33%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) GCP
4 1 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.67%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (3.33%) DHCP
2 2 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.67%) Power BI
4 6 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.67%) Big Data
5 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.67%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.67%) MS Access
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP
8 1 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (11.67%) TeamCity
4 5 (8.33%) Bitbucket
4 5 (8.33%) NUnit
4 5 (8.33%) Selenium
5 4 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (5.00%) MSTest
7 2 (3.33%) Cypress.io
7 2 (3.33%) JIRA
7 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.67%) Maven
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Legal
3 3 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.67%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Architect
2 21 (35.00%) Solutions Architect
3 13 (21.67%) Developer
4 10 (16.67%) .NET Architect
4 10 (16.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.67%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Database Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.67%) IT Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse Manager
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
10 2 (3.33%) Platform Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) React
3 15 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (13.33%) .NET Core
7 7 (11.67%) Middleware
7 7 (11.67%) Swagger
8 6 (10.00%) CSS
9 5 (8.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.33%) NHibernate
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (5.00%) Vue.js
11 1 (1.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.67%) PKI
2 3 (5.00%) Industry 4.0
2 3 (5.00%) Life Science
2 3 (5.00%) Robotics
3 1 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 4 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) DevOps
3 16 (26.67%) Microservices
4 15 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 15 (25.00%) Security Architecture
5 13 (21.67%) ETL
6 9 (15.00%) IT Strategy
7 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.67%) Requirements Gathering
9 6 (10.00%) MVC
10 5 (8.33%) Data Engineering
10 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.33%) High Availability
10 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Secure Coding
11 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.67%) Principle of Least Privilege
11 4 (6.67%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 9 (15.00%) Python
7 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.67%) Perl
7 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.33%) C++
8 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.33%) VBA
9 1 (1.67%) Java
9 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (5.00%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) GAMP
3 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (18.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (10.00%) Ansible
1 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
2 5 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Oracle
2 11 (18.33%) VMware
3 7 (11.67%) webMethods
4 6 (10.00%) EMC
4 6 (10.00%) IBM
4 6 (10.00%) Veeam
5 2 (3.33%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe