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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 212 235 173
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -62
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 23 33 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.48% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.49% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 81
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
5322 6686 6406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.19% 96.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4453 5632 5342
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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 +24 12 £42,250 +30.00% 3
Lancashire +19 5 £35,000 -6.04% 1
Cheshire +21 3 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Merseyside -14 3 £45,000 -14.28% 1
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (60.82%) SQL
3 54 (55.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (47.42%) C#
4 46 (47.42%) .NET
5 42 (43.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 39 (40.21%) T-SQL
7 36 (37.11%) ASP.NET
7 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (36.08%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (31.96%) SQL Server 2012
10 29 (29.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
11 27 (27.84%) .NET Framework
12 26 (26.80%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (26.80%) MVC
13 25 (25.77%) ETL
13 25 (25.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (22.68%) Entity Framework
15 20 (20.62%) jQuery
15 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
16 19 (19.59%) LINQ
17 18 (18.56%) SQL Server 2014
18 17 (17.53%) Finance
19 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 15 (15.46%) Windows
21 14 (14.43%) Degree
21 14 (14.43%) Kanban
22 13 (13.40%) Performance Tuning
22 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) Kentico
2 3 (3.09%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (13.40%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Internet
2 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (55.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (43.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (31.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 29 (29.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 26 (26.80%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (25.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (18.56%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (10.31%) OLAP
10 10 (10.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
12 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (2.06%) MS Access
12 2 (2.06%) MySQL
12 2 (2.06%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (1.03%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (1.03%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.25%) MSTest
2 8 (8.25%) Selenium
2 8 (8.25%) SpecFlow
3 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.03%) JIRA
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
General
1 17 (17.53%) Finance
2 7 (7.22%) Legal
2 7 (7.22%) Marketing
3 5 (5.15%) Games
4 2 (2.06%) Back Office
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (47.42%) .NET
2 36 (37.11%) ASP.NET
3 27 (27.84%) .NET Framework
4 22 (22.68%) Entity Framework
5 20 (20.62%) jQuery
6 19 (19.59%) LINQ
7 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (12.37%) HTML
8 12 (12.37%) WCF
9 11 (11.34%) Ajax
9 11 (11.34%) CSS
10 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (8.25%) WF
11 8 (8.25%) XML
12 5 (5.15%) JSON
12 5 (5.15%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
13 2 (2.06%) CSS3
13 2 (2.06%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (12.37%) Replication
2 10 (10.31%) Clustering
3 5 (5.15%) Social Media
4 4 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) iPhone
6 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Statistics
6 1 (1.03%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Android
3 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (36.08%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (26.80%) MVC
4 25 (25.77%) ETL
5 14 (14.43%) Kanban
6 13 (13.40%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (12.37%) High Availability
7 12 (12.37%) Scrum
8 9 (9.28%) TDD
9 8 (8.25%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (8.25%) DevOps
9 8 (8.25%) ETL Development
9 8 (8.25%) Pair Programming
9 8 (8.25%) Workflow
10 7 (7.22%) Project Management
11 5 (5.15%) CRM
11 5 (5.15%) Online Marketing
11 5 (5.15%) OO
11 5 (5.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (60.82%) SQL
2 46 (47.42%) C#
3 39 (40.21%) T-SQL
4 20 (20.62%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.15%) ANSI SQL
6 4 (4.12%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.06%) VB
7 2 (2.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Google
3 3 (3.09%) Alteryx
3 3 (3.09%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.03%) Cognos
4 1 (1.03%) Telerik
4 1 (1.03%) Twitter
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