The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 827 771 707
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 75 105 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 71 97 187
Average salary £45,000 £53,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.88% +22.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,351 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £72,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-9.18% +8.82%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK.

Senior SQL Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior SQL Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 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
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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
England -50 74 £45,000 -15.88% 6
London -63 27 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Yorkshire -18 19 £42,000 +12.00%
City of London +2 12 £67,500 -12.90% 1
West Yorkshire -26 11 £30,000 -20.00%
South East -31 11 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Leeds -22 10 £30,000 -20.00%
North Yorkshire - 9 £42,000 -
West Midlands -6 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £40,500 -26.36%
East of England -23 7 £40,500 -20.97%
Staffordshire -12 6 £47,500 +18.75%
Peterborough - 6 £40,500 -
Skipton - 5 £42,000 -
Enfield - 5 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +4 4 £60,000 +26.31%
Buckinghamshire -3 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Milton Keynes -14 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Selby - 4 £45,000 -
Berkshire +5 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Bracknell - 3 £45,000 -
Woking +4 2 £42,500 -10.52%
North West -16 2 £40,000 +8.10%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 £62,500 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 2 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £42,500 -
Manchester +1 1 £40,000 +8.10%
Cambridge -11 1 £50,000 -9.09%
Doncaster - 1 £45,000 -
Hull - 1 £45,000 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Developer in their job title.

1 152 (94.41%) SQL
2 134 (83.23%) SQL Server
3 89 (55.28%) T-SQL
4 77 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 62 (38.51%) Business Intelligence
7 56 (34.78%) C#
8 55 (34.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 53 (32.92%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (27.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 43 (26.71%) Finance
12 42 (26.09%) .NET
13 41 (25.47%) ETL
14 38 (23.60%) Microsoft
15 33 (20.50%) ASP.NET
16 29 (18.01%) MS Excel
16 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (17.39%) OLAP
18 27 (16.77%) Oracle
19 25 (15.53%) E-Commerce
20 24 (14.91%) Performance Tuning
21 22 (13.66%) Banking
21 22 (13.66%) MDX
22 21 (13.04%) WCF
22 21 (13.04%) Replication
23 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2005
23 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
24 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
25 16 (9.94%) OLTP
25 16 (9.94%) Web Services

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior SQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.73%) IIS
Applications
1 29 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Office
3 2 (1.24%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (83.23%) SQL Server
2 77 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (34.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 53 (32.92%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (27.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (17.39%) OLAP
8 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (9.94%) OLTP
10 15 (9.32%) Oracle Database
10 15 (9.32%) Oracle Database 11g
11 13 (8.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (4.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (3.73%) QlikView
14 5 (3.11%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (3.11%) Informix
14 5 (3.11%) DTS
15 4 (2.48%) ROLAP
15 4 (2.48%) MOLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (8.07%) Oracle APEX
2 9 (5.59%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 43 (26.71%) Finance
2 22 (13.66%) Banking
3 9 (5.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.35%) Retail
5 3 (1.86%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.86%) Legal
5 3 (1.86%) Front Office
6 2 (1.24%) Automotive
6 2 (1.24%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.24%) International Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (26.09%) .NET
2 33 (20.50%) ASP.NET
3 22 (13.66%) MDX
4 21 (13.04%) WCF
5 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
6 16 (9.94%) Web Services
7 14 (8.70%) HTML
8 11 (6.83%) CSS
9 9 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (5.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (3.73%) WPF
11 5 (3.11%) jQuery
11 5 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (2.48%) LINQ
12 4 (2.48%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 3 (1.86%) Ajax
13 3 (1.86%) XML
14 2 (1.24%) COM
14 2 (1.24%) SOAP
14 2 (1.24%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.04%) Replication
2 9 (5.59%) N-Tier
2 9 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.11%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.11%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.48%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.86%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.86%) Market Risk
5 3 (1.86%) Fixed Income
6 2 (1.24%) Telematics
6 2 (1.24%) Statistics
7 1 (0.62%) Ergonomics
7 1 (0.62%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.62%) Clustering
7 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.70%) Windows
2 5 (3.11%) AIX
3 3 (1.86%) Android
4 2 (1.24%) UNIX
5 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (38.51%) Business Intelligence
2 41 (25.47%) ETL
3 29 (18.01%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (15.53%) E-Commerce
5 24 (14.91%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (9.32%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.07%) Data Modelling
8 13 (8.07%) MVC
9 12 (7.45%) Web Development
10 11 (6.83%) Coaching
11 9 (5.59%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.73%) Dimensional Modelling
12 6 (3.73%) Low Latency
12 6 (3.73%) Resource Management
12 6 (3.73%) Validation
12 6 (3.73%) Migration
12 6 (3.73%) Scrum
12 6 (3.73%) SOA
13 5 (3.11%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 152 (94.41%) SQL
2 89 (55.28%) T-SQL
3 56 (34.78%) C#
4 16 (9.94%) PL/SQL
5 14 (8.70%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.11%) Java
6 5 (3.11%) VBA
7 4 (2.48%) C++
8 3 (1.86%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.24%) Python
10 1 (0.62%) Lua
10 1 (0.62%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.83%) OCP
1 11 (6.83%) Oracle Certification
2 10 (6.21%) Degree
3 2 (1.24%) MCSE
3 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) QA
2 4 (2.48%) ISO 9001
2 4 (2.48%) TickIT
3 2 (1.24%) EMIR
3 2 (1.24%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.62%) GAMP
System Software
1 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (16.77%) Oracle
3 10 (6.21%) Tableau
4 5 (3.11%) Bloomberg
5 4 (2.48%) SAP
5 4 (2.48%) Avaya
5 4 (2.48%) Cisco
5 4 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (1.86%) Cognos
7 2 (1.24%) Sybase
7 2 (1.24%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.24%) Informatica
7 2 (1.24%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.62%) Netezza
8 1 (0.62%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.62%) Wall Street Systems
Andover
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Harris Global
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago