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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 809 774 697
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 77 98 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.094% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.100% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 71 90 154
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Senior SQL Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Top 28 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 23 January 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 -9 77 £45,000 - 9
London -14 35 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Yorkshire +23 32 £45,000 +28.57% 1
West Yorkshire +26 31 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Leeds +22 31 £45,000 +28.57% 1
City of London -1 9 £57,500 -9.80% 1
South East -47 6 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Brighton -7 3 £55,000 +37.50%
East Sussex -11 3 £55,000 +37.50%
East Midlands +8 1 £44,000 +10.00%
Berkshire -3 1 £60,000 +20.00%
North West -6 1 £67,500 +92.85% 1
Winchester -9 1 £42,500 -
Hertfordshire -12 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Hampshire -15 1 £42,500 -
East of England -17 1 £55,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £47,500 -
Kent - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 £44,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Canterbury - 1 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Leicester - 1 £44,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £67,500 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £50,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 143 (97.28%) SQL
2 124 (84.35%) SQL Server
3 103 (70.07%) T-SQL
4 77 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (49.66%) .NET
6 72 (48.98%) C#
7 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (36.73%) Finance
7 54 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 54 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
8 49 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
10 44 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (29.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (21.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
13 31 (21.09%) ETL
13 31 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
14 28 (19.05%) VB.NET
14 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
15 26 (17.69%) Windows
16 25 (17.01%) WCF
17 24 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005
17 24 (16.33%) Oracle
17 24 (16.33%) Mentoring
18 23 (15.65%) XML
18 23 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
19 22 (14.97%) Scrum
20 20 (13.61%) Web Services

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (6.12%) IIS
2 5 (3.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.36%) CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (0.68%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
Applications
1 32 (21.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) PowerPivot
3 4 (2.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) DNS
2 6 (4.08%) HTTP
2 6 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.72%) Internet
4 2 (1.36%) Intranet
5 1 (0.68%) SMTP
5 1 (0.68%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (84.35%) SQL Server
2 77 (52.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 54 (36.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (29.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 36 (24.49%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (21.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 28 (19.05%) Relational Database
9 24 (16.33%) SQL Server 2005
10 10 (6.80%) OLAP
11 9 (6.12%) Big Data
12 8 (5.44%) Azure SQL Database
12 8 (5.44%) OLAP Cube
13 6 (4.08%) QlikView
13 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
13 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database 10g
13 6 (4.08%) MySQL
13 6 (4.08%) Oracle Database
14 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Power View
14 5 (3.40%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (5.44%) Oracle APEX
2 8 (5.44%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.08%) Moq
4 5 (3.40%) ReSharper
4 5 (3.40%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.68%) NUnit
6 1 (0.68%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.68%) Subversion
6 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.68%) Git (software)
General
1 54 (36.73%) Finance
2 18 (12.24%) Retail
3 11 (7.48%) Banking
4 5 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.04%) Back Office
5 3 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.04%) Marketing
6 2 (1.36%) Billing
6 2 (1.36%) Law
7 1 (0.68%) Front Office
7 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (49.66%) .NET
2 49 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 25 (17.01%) WCF
4 23 (15.65%) XML
5 20 (13.61%) Web Services
6 16 (10.88%) .NET Framework
7 14 (9.52%) HTML
8 12 (8.16%) WPF
9 11 (7.48%) MDX
10 10 (6.80%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (6.12%) CSS
12 6 (4.08%) jQuery
12 6 (4.08%) WinForms
13 5 (3.40%) FIX Protocol
13 5 (3.40%) REST
13 5 (3.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (2.72%) LINQ
14 4 (2.72%) ADO.NET
15 3 (2.04%) FpML
15 3 (2.04%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.12%) Replication
3 5 (3.40%) NHS
3 5 (3.40%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.72%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.72%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.72%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.36%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.36%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.36%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.36%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) W3C
6 1 (0.68%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.68%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (17.69%) Windows
2 7 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.40%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.36%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
1 54 (36.73%) Performance Tuning
2 44 (29.93%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (21.09%) ETL
4 24 (16.33%) Mentoring
5 22 (14.97%) Scrum
6 13 (8.84%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.16%) MVC
8 11 (7.48%) Analytics
9 7 (4.76%) Web Development
10 6 (4.08%) Kanban
10 6 (4.08%) High Availability
10 6 (4.08%) Unit Testing
10 6 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.40%) Kimball Methodology
11 5 (3.40%) OOP
12 4 (2.72%) Dimensional Modelling
12 4 (2.72%) Data Analysis
12 4 (2.72%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (2.72%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 143 (97.28%) SQL
2 103 (70.07%) T-SQL
3 72 (48.98%) C#
4 28 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 14 (9.52%) JavaScript
6 11 (7.48%) PL/SQL
7 6 (4.08%) Java
7 6 (4.08%) VBA
8 5 (3.40%) Python
9 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.68%) XAML
10 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.68%) VB
10 1 (0.68%) Perl
10 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (8.16%) Degree
3 5 (3.40%) MCSE
3 5 (3.40%) OCP
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
1 4 (2.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.68%) GAMP
System Software
1 5 (3.40%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 47 (31.97%) Microsoft
2 24 (16.33%) Oracle
3 7 (4.76%) SAP
3 7 (4.76%) Informatica
4 6 (4.08%) Cognos
4 6 (4.08%) Ab Initio
5 5 (3.40%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (3.40%) Apple
5 5 (3.40%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.40%) Tableau
6 1 (0.68%) Remedy
6 1 (0.68%) Sybase
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Trillium
6 1 (0.68%) DataFlux
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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