The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 115 88 95
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 6 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 1.23% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 1.30% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 13
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
SQL Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Birmingham region.

SQL Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Developer in their job title.

1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
3 14 (46.67%) .NET
4 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (33.33%) C#
6 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
6 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
7 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (23.33%) ETL
9 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
10 5 (16.67%) VB
11 4 (13.33%) C
11 4 (13.33%) HTML
11 4 (13.33%) Java
11 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
11 4 (13.33%) Oracle
11 4 (13.33%) Toad
11 4 (13.33%) CSS
11 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (13.33%) jQuery
11 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
11 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited SQL Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (10.00%) DTS
7 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (6.67%) OLAP
8 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (3.33%) BODI
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Toad
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (46.67%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.33%) CSS
3 4 (13.33%) WinForms
3 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) jQuery
4 1 (3.33%) Classic ASP
4 1 (3.33%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (23.33%) ETL
3 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) ERP
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VB
5 4 (13.33%) Java
5 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (13.33%) C
6 2 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.33%) Red Gate