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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 816 847 805
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -42
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 88 73 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.061% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.064% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 73 71 72
Average salary £53,125 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,875
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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
104512 113471 104451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85520 92371 86950
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 5 May 2015 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 5 May 2015. 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 +57 85 £55,000 +10.00% 6
London +33 51 £60,000 - 3
West Yorkshire +31 17 £45,000 +2.27%
Yorkshire +22 17 £45,000 +2.27%
Leeds +16 17 £45,000 +2.27%
South East +23 12 £52,500 +16.66% 1
City of London +35 5 £60,000 -7.69% 1
East Sussex - 5 £60,000 -
Brighton - 5 £60,000 -
Surrey +17 2 £57,500 +40.24%
Manchester -1 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Bristol -5 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
South West -12 2 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North West -14 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Redhill - 2 £57,500 -
Berkshire -5 1 £55,000 +19.56% 1
West Midlands -13 1 £40,000 -33.33%
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £57,500 -
Winchester - 1 £42,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £50,000 -
Newport - 1 £45,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

1 165 (96.49%) SQL
2 140 (81.87%) SQL Server
3 105 (61.40%) T-SQL
4 96 (56.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 84 (49.12%) C#
6 82 (47.95%) .NET
7 67 (39.18%) Finance
8 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
9 54 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
10 52 (30.41%) ASP.NET
11 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
11 45 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (25.73%) Relational Database
13 39 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
14 38 (22.22%) ETL
14 38 (22.22%) VB.NET
15 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
16 36 (21.05%) XML
17 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 27 (15.79%) Scrum
19 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
20 25 (14.62%) Mentoring
20 25 (14.62%) HTML
20 25 (14.62%) Windows
20 25 (14.62%) WCF
20 25 (14.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 23 (13.45%) Java
22 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
23 21 (12.28%) Degree
24 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 3 (1.75%) IIS
2 2 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.17%) CMS
3 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.58%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.85%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) DNS
2 6 (3.51%) HTTP
2 6 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.34%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) IMAP
4 1 (0.58%) Intranet
4 1 (0.58%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.58%) Broadband
4 1 (0.58%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (81.87%) SQL Server
2 96 (56.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (25.73%) Relational Database
5 39 (22.81%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (19.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (15.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (14.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (8.77%) Big Data
10 12 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (7.02%) MySQL
11 8 (4.68%) MongoDB
11 8 (4.68%) NoSQL
12 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
12 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (3.51%) OLAP
13 5 (2.92%) Hadoop
14 4 (2.34%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 19 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (6.43%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.51%) Moq
4 5 (2.92%) SoapUI
4 5 (2.92%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.58%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.58%) NUnit
6 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 67 (39.18%) Finance
2 18 (10.53%) Retail
3 11 (6.43%) Banking
4 8 (4.68%) Marketing
5 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.09%) Front Office
6 5 (2.92%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.17%) Back Office
7 2 (1.17%) Electronics
7 2 (1.17%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (47.95%) .NET
2 52 (30.41%) ASP.NET
3 36 (21.05%) XML
4 25 (14.62%) HTML
4 25 (14.62%) WCF
5 19 (11.11%) Web Services
6 16 (9.36%) FIX Protocol
7 14 (8.19%) .NET Framework
8 13 (7.60%) WPF
9 10 (5.85%) REST
10 8 (4.68%) MDX
10 8 (4.68%) CSS
11 7 (4.09%) WinForms
12 6 (3.51%) LINQ
12 6 (3.51%) jQuery
12 6 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.92%) Entity Framework
14 4 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
14 4 (2.34%) Ajax
14 4 (2.34%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.87%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.36%) SWIFT
3 11 (6.43%) Computer Science
4 10 (5.85%) Data Integration
5 5 (2.92%) NHS
5 5 (2.92%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.34%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.34%) Replication
6 4 (2.34%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.75%) Clustering
7 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.17%) DTV
8 2 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.58%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.58%) W3C
9 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 25 (14.62%) Windows
2 9 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.34%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (2.34%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.58%) Performance Tuning
3 38 (22.22%) ETL
4 37 (21.64%) Business Intelligence
5 27 (15.79%) Scrum
6 25 (14.62%) Mentoring
7 15 (8.77%) Analytics
8 11 (6.43%) MVC
8 11 (6.43%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.26%) OOP
9 9 (5.26%) TDD
10 8 (4.68%) Data Modelling
10 8 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (4.68%) Unit Testing
11 7 (4.09%) High Availability
12 6 (3.51%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (3.51%) Kanban
13 5 (2.92%) Data Architecture
13 5 (2.92%) OO
13 5 (2.92%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 165 (96.49%) SQL
2 105 (61.40%) T-SQL
3 84 (49.12%) C#
4 38 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 23 (13.45%) Java
6 17 (9.94%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.68%) PL/SQL
8 5 (2.92%) Python
9 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.17%) VBA
10 2 (1.17%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) C++
11 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.58%) XAML
11 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Degree
2 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.09%) SLA
2 6 (3.51%) QA
3 2 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (2.92%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.94%) Oracle
3 7 (4.09%) Sybase
4 5 (2.92%) Apple
5 3 (1.75%) Tableau
6 2 (1.17%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.17%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) Cognos
7 1 (0.58%) Trillium
7 1 (0.58%) Remedy
7 1 (0.58%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.58%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.58%) WorldPay
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
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