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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 828 829 809
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 67 77 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.067% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.071% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 92
Average salary £57,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
103849 108425 103990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85040 87699 86943
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 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 -17 66 £57,500 +27.77% 16
London +17 40 £62,500 +13.63% 6
West Yorkshire +15 14 £45,000 - 1
Leeds +8 14 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +7 14 £45,000 - 1
South East +1 6 £52,500 +14.13% 4
City of London +8 5 £59,375 -8.65% 1
North West +8 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £48,750 -2.50% 1
Surrey -3 2 £57,500 +40.24%
Manchester -5 2 £55,000 +57.14%
Redhill - 2 £57,500 -
East of England +8 1 £55,000 +12.82%
Bristol +1 1 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Hertfordshire -4 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Hampshire -6 1 £42,500 - 1
South West -8 1 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East Midlands -10 1 £44,000 +10.00%
Winchester -15 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands -16 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Leicestershire - 1 £44,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 - 1
Banbury - 1 £47,500 -
Brighton - 1 £55,000 -
Newport - 1 £45,000 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 149 (97.39%) SQL
2 126 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 105 (68.63%) T-SQL
4 81 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 80 (52.29%) C#
6 78 (50.98%) .NET
7 73 (47.71%) Finance
8 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
9 59 (38.56%) Performance Tuning
10 49 (32.03%) ASP.NET
11 45 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 44 (28.76%) Microsoft
13 39 (25.49%) XML
13 39 (25.49%) Relational Database
14 38 (24.84%) VB.NET
15 37 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
16 32 (20.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 29 (18.95%) Data Warehouse
18 27 (17.65%) ETL
19 26 (16.99%) Scrum
20 25 (16.34%) SQL Server 2012
21 24 (15.69%) Mentoring
22 23 (15.03%) HTML
22 23 (15.03%) Windows
22 23 (15.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 22 (14.38%) WCF
23 22 (14.38%) MS Excel
23 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
24 21 (13.73%) Java
24 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (1.96%) IIS
2 2 (1.31%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.65%) Apache
3 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) SAS
3 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 22 (14.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) PowerPivot
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) DNS
2 6 (3.92%) HTTP
2 6 (3.92%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) IMAP
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.65%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.65%) Broadband
4 1 (0.65%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 81 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (25.49%) Relational Database
5 32 (20.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (18.95%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (16.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (15.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 15 (9.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (5.88%) Big Data
11 7 (4.58%) MySQL
11 7 (4.58%) OLAP
12 4 (2.61%) SQL CLR
12 4 (2.61%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (1.96%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.96%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.96%) DTS
13 3 (1.96%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (1.96%) QlikView
14 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 19 (12.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.50%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.92%) Moq
4 5 (3.27%) SoapUI
4 5 (3.27%) ReSharper
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.65%) NUnit
6 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.65%) Subversion
General
1 73 (47.71%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Retail
3 15 (9.80%) Banking
4 5 (3.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.27%) Marketing
5 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.96%) Back Office
7 2 (1.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Electronics
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
8 1 (0.65%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.98%) .NET
2 49 (32.03%) ASP.NET
3 39 (25.49%) XML
4 23 (15.03%) HTML
5 22 (14.38%) WCF
6 17 (11.11%) FIX Protocol
7 16 (10.46%) Web Services
8 11 (7.19%) .NET Framework
8 11 (7.19%) WPF
9 7 (4.58%) MDX
9 7 (4.58%) REST
9 7 (4.58%) WinForms
10 6 (3.92%) CSS
10 6 (3.92%) LINQ
11 5 (3.27%) jQuery
12 4 (2.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (2.61%) Ajax
13 3 (1.96%) FpML
13 3 (1.96%) ADO.NET
13 3 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 21 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.11%) SWIFT
3 5 (3.27%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.27%) NHS
3 5 (3.27%) Replication
3 5 (3.27%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.61%) Hedge funds
5 3 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.96%) Clustering
5 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.31%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) DTV
7 1 (0.65%) W3C
7 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.03%) Windows
2 8 (5.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.31%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.56%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
4 27 (17.65%) ETL
5 26 (16.99%) Scrum
6 24 (15.69%) Mentoring
7 12 (7.84%) Analytics
8 11 (7.19%) E-Commerce
9 9 (5.88%) MVC
10 8 (5.23%) OOP
10 8 (5.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
12 6 (3.92%) Kanban
12 6 (3.92%) High Availability
12 6 (3.92%) TDD
13 5 (3.27%) OO
13 5 (3.27%) Database Tuning
14 4 (2.61%) Digital Marketing
15 3 (1.96%) Data Analysis
15 3 (1.96%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 149 (97.39%) SQL
2 105 (68.63%) T-SQL
3 80 (52.29%) C#
4 38 (24.84%) VB.NET
5 21 (13.73%) Java
6 18 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 6 (3.92%) PL/SQL
8 5 (3.27%) Python
9 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.61%) VBA
10 2 (1.31%) VB
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.65%) XAML
11 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (7.84%) Degree
3 2 (1.31%) MCSE
4 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (28.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.54%) Oracle
3 5 (3.27%) Apple
4 4 (2.61%) Informatica
5 3 (1.96%) Business Objects
5 3 (1.96%) SAP
5 3 (1.96%) Cognos
5 3 (1.96%) Tableau
5 3 (1.96%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.31%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.65%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) Trillium
7 1 (0.65%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.65%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.65%) Remedy
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