The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 83 64 100
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 14 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.40% 2.76% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.83% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6 36 13
Average salary £45,000 £29,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
971 1273 1378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.91% 97.70% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 767 1036 1110
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title.

1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 30 (96.77%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
3 28 (90.32%) Finance
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (87.10%) Ajax
4 27 (87.10%) Visual Studio
4 27 (87.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
6 15 (48.39%) Wealth Management
6 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework
6 15 (48.39%) QA
6 15 (48.39%) MVC
6 15 (48.39%) Workflow
6 15 (48.39%) VB.NET
6 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
7 14 (45.16%) HTML
7 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
7 14 (45.16%) CSS
7 14 (45.16%) WCF
8 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (41.94%) SOA
8 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (38.71%) SDLC
9 12 (38.71%) OOD
9 12 (38.71%) Web Development
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
11 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
11 2 (6.45%) JIRA

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (90.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (41.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.23%) QlikView
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (87.10%) Team Foundation Server
1 27 (87.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.45%) FxCop
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) Moq
2 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
2 2 (6.45%) StyleCop
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
1 30 (96.77%) ASP.NET
2 27 (87.10%) Ajax
3 15 (48.39%) .NET Framework
3 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
4 14 (45.16%) CSS
4 14 (45.16%) HTML
4 14 (45.16%) WCF
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.45%) ADO.NET
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 2 (6.45%) jQuery
6 2 (6.45%) LINQ
6 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.45%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) SOAP
6 2 (6.45%) XML
6 2 (6.45%) XSL
6 2 (6.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Unit Testing
2 15 (48.39%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) Wealth Management
2 15 (48.39%) Workflow
3 13 (41.94%) SOA
4 12 (38.71%) OOD
4 12 (38.71%) SDLC
4 12 (38.71%) Web Development
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) BDD
5 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
5 2 (6.45%) Scrum
5 2 (6.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 30 (96.77%) C#
2 15 (48.39%) VB.NET
3 14 (45.16%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) VBScript
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (48.39%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Atlassian