The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 189 172 140
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 3 2 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.051% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.054% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 38
Average salary £27,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
SQL Server Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3913 3685 3645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.63% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3236 3228 3205
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bury - 2 £27,000 -
SQL Server Developer
North West

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (33.33%) ETL
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (16.67%) Big Data
9 2 (16.67%) Project Management
9 2 (16.67%) Tableau
9 2 (16.67%) Degree
9 2 (16.67%) MDX
9 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 2 (16.67%) QlikView
9 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 2 (16.67%) SMS
10 1 (8.33%) Change Management
10 1 (8.33%) Finance
10 1 (8.33%) Games

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
5 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (16.67%) Big Data
7 2 (16.67%) QlikView
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) MDX
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
1 9 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sybase