The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 80 50 51
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 20 46 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.95% 4.19% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.01% 4.28% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 24
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
SQL Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
995 1075 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.17% 97.82% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 831 924 689
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

SQL Developer Salary Trend in Kent

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chatham - 6 £46,250 -
Dartford - 4 £50,000 -
Maidstone -14 1 £35,173 -29.65%
SQL Developer
South East

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 54 (100.00%) SQL
2 50 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (87.04%) T-SQL
4 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 28 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
6 25 (46.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.89%) ETL
8 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
9 17 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (31.48%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (31.48%) SQL CLR
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (25.93%) Migration
12 11 (20.37%) Finance
12 11 (20.37%) QA
12 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
13 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
13 10 (18.52%) DTS
13 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
15 8 (14.81%) Change Management
15 8 (14.81%) C#
15 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
16 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
16 7 (12.96%) XML

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (92.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 45 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 25 (46.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (31.48%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (31.48%) SQL CLR
5 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (18.52%) DTS
7 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
8 5 (9.26%) MOLAP
8 5 (9.26%) ROLAP
9 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.70%) SSDT
11 1 (1.85%) MySQL
11 1 (1.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) MDX
3 2 (3.70%) HTML
3 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (31.48%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.70%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Tandem
4 1 (1.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (38.89%) ETL
3 17 (31.48%) Data Modelling
4 14 (25.93%) Migration
5 10 (18.52%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (14.81%) Change Management
6 8 (14.81%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (12.96%) Data Mapping
8 6 (11.11%) Release Management
9 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.26%) Scrum
10 3 (5.56%) Database Security
10 3 (5.56%) Propensity Modelling
10 3 (5.56%) Data Migration
11 2 (3.70%) BDD
11 2 (3.70%) High Availability
12 1 (1.85%) Database Tuning
12 1 (1.85%) Unified Process
12 1 (1.85%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) SQL
2 47 (87.04%) T-SQL
3 8 (14.81%) C#
4 7 (12.96%) XPath
5 5 (9.26%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.96%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (20.37%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle