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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 111 105 91
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 19 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 0.90% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.96% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 17
Average salary £33,750 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1964 1771 1587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 94.20% 94.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1795 1575 1380
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 19 December 2014.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 41 (95.35%) SQL
2 35 (81.40%) SQL Server
3 21 (48.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (27.91%) Workflow
5 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 12 (27.91%) Law
5 12 (27.91%) Legal
6 11 (25.58%) C#
7 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
8 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) ETL
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.95%) VB
10 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (13.95%) WinForms
10 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.63%) MS Office
11 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle
12 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (9.30%) DTS
12 4 (9.30%) Toad

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (81.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (48.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (46.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (9.30%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.30%) DTS
7 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.33%) BODI
9 1 (2.33%) OLAP
9 1 (2.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Toad
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (27.91%) Law
1 12 (27.91%) Legal
2 4 (9.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.95%) WinForms
4 2 (4.65%) WCF
4 2 (4.65%) WPF
4 2 (4.65%) jQuery
4 2 (4.65%) CSS
4 2 (4.65%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Workflow
2 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.28%) ETL
4 6 (13.95%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
8 1 (2.33%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (95.35%) SQL
2 11 (25.58%) C#
3 9 (20.93%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.95%) VB
5 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.30%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.33%) Red Gate