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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 245 229 175
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 9 18 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.12% 0.27% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.28% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 70
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,900 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,900 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
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
7064 6376 7025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.29% 94.40% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5965 5459 6034
Average salary £38,230 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £54,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
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 21 October 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
Cheshire -17 5 £29,500 -27.60%
Merseyside +15 2 £37,500 +63.04%
Manchester -20 1 £35,000 -6.66%
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
3 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 8 (40.00%) ETL
9 7 (35.00%) DTS
9 7 (35.00%) Migration
9 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (15.00%) Windows
12 3 (15.00%) Finance
12 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (10.00%) Degree
13 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
13 2 (10.00%) DAO
13 2 (10.00%) Banking
13 2 (10.00%) MS Access
13 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
13 2 (10.00%) SMS
13 2 (10.00%) VBA
13 2 (10.00%) ADO
13 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) DTS
7 5 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
9 2 (10.00%) MS Access
9 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 1 (5.00%) Big Data
10 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (5.00%) OLTP
10 1 (5.00%) DB2
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (5.00%) CouchDB
10 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
10 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) DAO
1 2 (10.00%) ADO
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Replication
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ETL
2 7 (35.00%) Migration
2 7 (35.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
1 18 (90.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (10.00%) VBA
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Teradata
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau