The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 201 214 164
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 29 42 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.51% 0.64% 1.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.66% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 91
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server Developer
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5497 6371 6840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.10% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4652 5081 5504
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,690 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in the North West

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

SQL Server Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Manchester +9 19 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Cheshire +25 5 £35,000 - 3
Lancashire -1 3 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Merseyside +2 2 - -
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (62.50%) SQL
3 34 (60.71%) .NET
4 32 (57.14%) C#
5 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
6 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (37.50%) MVC
8 20 (35.71%) Windows
8 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (33.93%) Kanban
10 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
11 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
12 16 (28.57%) jQuery
12 16 (28.57%) T-SQL
13 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
13 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (25.00%) ETL
14 14 (25.00%) Scrum
15 12 (21.43%) HTML
15 12 (21.43%) CSS
15 12 (21.43%) WCF
15 12 (21.43%) TDD
16 11 (19.64%) LINQ
16 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (19.64%) Entity Framework
17 10 (17.86%) MSTest

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 3 (5.36%) CMS
1 3 (5.36%) Kentico
1 3 (5.36%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (10.71%) NoSQL
7 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) MS Access
9 1 (1.79%) Big Data
9 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.79%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.79%) MySQL
9 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MSTest
1 10 (17.86%) Selenium
1 10 (17.86%) SpecFlow
2 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 2 (3.57%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.79%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.79%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (60.71%) .NET
2 30 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 17 (30.36%) .NET Framework
4 16 (28.57%) jQuery
5 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (21.43%) CSS
6 12 (21.43%) HTML
6 12 (21.43%) WCF
7 11 (19.64%) Entity Framework
7 11 (19.64%) LINQ
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (17.86%) WF
9 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.57%) ADO
10 2 (3.57%) DAO
10 2 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.57%) Web Services
10 2 (3.57%) WPF
11 1 (1.79%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Replication
2 6 (10.71%) Clustering
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.93%) Social Media
4 3 (5.36%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.79%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.79%) Online Games
5 1 (1.79%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.79%) Statistics
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (44.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) MVC
3 19 (33.93%) Kanban
4 14 (25.00%) ETL
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (17.86%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (17.86%) DevOps
7 10 (17.86%) Pair Programming
7 10 (17.86%) Workflow
8 8 (14.29%) Web Development
9 6 (10.71%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) CRM
10 5 (8.93%) High Availability
10 5 (8.93%) Online Marketing
10 5 (8.93%) OO
11 4 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (5.36%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) SQL
2 32 (57.14%) C#
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 16 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.93%) ANSI SQL
6 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Cognos
3 3 (5.36%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.79%) Google
4 1 (1.79%) Telerik
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