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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 805 809 764
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -45
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 68 78 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.065% 0.074% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.078% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 62 74 96
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,350 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -6.81%

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
99404 99827 97677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.50% 94.83%
Number of salaries quoted 81778 80400 82215
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 5 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 5 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
(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
England -7 67 £52,500 +16.66% 17
London +33 34 £62,500 +16.27% 8
Yorkshire +17 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Leeds +16 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
West Yorkshire +9 22 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East -30 6 £52,500 +15.38% 2
City of London -3 3 £68,750 +8.26% 3
Winchester -13 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire -17 2 £42,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 - 1
Brighton - 2 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +13 1 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Oxfordshire +7 1 £50,000 - 1
East of England 0 1 £55,000 +12.82%
North West -4 1 £67,500 +68.75% 1
Hertfordshire -8 1 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey -10 1 £57,500 +40.24%
Manchester -13 1 £67,500 +92.85% 1
West Midlands -24 1 £40,000 -33.33% 1
South Wales - 1 £45,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 - 1
Wales - 1 £45,000 -
Newport - 1 £45,000 -
Redhill - 1 £57,500 -
Twickenham - 1 £37,500 -
Bristol - 1 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £55,000 -
Leicester - 1 £44,000 -
Abingdon - 1 £50,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £44,000 -

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 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.

1 151 (98.05%) SQL
2 131 (85.06%) SQL Server
3 116 (75.32%) T-SQL
4 83 (53.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 78 (50.65%) .NET
6 75 (48.70%) C#
7 68 (44.16%) Finance
8 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (40.26%) Performance Tuning
9 56 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 51 (33.12%) Microsoft
11 49 (31.82%) ASP.NET
12 43 (27.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 40 (25.97%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (24.03%) Relational Database
15 35 (22.73%) VB.NET
16 33 (21.43%) XML
17 32 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
18 30 (19.48%) MS Excel
19 29 (18.83%) ETL
20 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
21 24 (15.58%) Mentoring
21 24 (15.58%) Scrum
21 24 (15.58%) Windows
22 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
22 22 (14.29%) WCF
23 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
24 20 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
24 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills

Senior SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 6 (3.90%) IIS
2 3 (1.95%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.30%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.65%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (19.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.60%) MS Office
3 3 (1.95%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.55%) DNS
2 6 (3.90%) HTTP
2 6 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.60%) Internet
4 1 (0.65%) IMAP
4 1 (0.65%) SMTP
4 1 (0.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (85.06%) SQL Server
2 83 (53.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (27.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (24.03%) Relational Database
6 32 (20.78%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 28 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (5.84%) Big Data
10 7 (4.55%) MySQL
10 7 (4.55%) OLAP
11 5 (3.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (3.25%) OLAP Cube
12 4 (2.60%) SQL CLR
12 4 (2.60%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.60%) Xcelsius
12 4 (2.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 4 (2.60%) QlikView
13 3 (1.95%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (5.84%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.90%) Moq
4 5 (3.25%) ReSharper
4 5 (3.25%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.65%) Subversion
6 1 (0.65%) NUnit
6 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.65%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
General
1 68 (44.16%) Finance
2 19 (12.34%) Retail
3 9 (5.84%) Banking
4 5 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.60%) Marketing
6 3 (1.95%) Back Office
7 2 (1.30%) Law
7 2 (1.30%) Billing
8 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.65%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.65%) .NET
2 49 (31.82%) ASP.NET
3 33 (21.43%) XML
4 22 (14.29%) WCF
5 19 (12.34%) HTML
6 16 (10.39%) Web Services
7 13 (8.44%) .NET Framework
8 12 (7.79%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (6.49%) WPF
10 9 (5.84%) MDX
11 7 (4.55%) WinForms
11 7 (4.55%) CSS
11 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (3.25%) LINQ
12 5 (3.25%) jQuery
12 5 (3.25%) REST
13 4 (2.60%) ADO.NET
13 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (1.95%) Ajax
14 3 (1.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.79%) SWIFT
3 7 (4.55%) Replication
4 5 (3.25%) NHS
5 4 (2.60%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.60%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.60%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
6 3 (1.95%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.30%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.58%) Windows
2 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (40.26%) Agile Software Development
1 62 (40.26%) Performance Tuning
2 40 (25.97%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (18.83%) ETL
4 24 (15.58%) Mentoring
4 24 (15.58%) Scrum
5 12 (7.79%) E-Commerce
5 12 (7.79%) Analytics
6 9 (5.84%) MVC
7 7 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.55%) OOP
8 6 (3.90%) High Availability
8 6 (3.90%) Kanban
8 6 (3.90%) Unit Testing
9 5 (3.25%) Database Tuning
9 5 (3.25%) OO
10 4 (2.60%) RAD
10 4 (2.60%) TDD
10 4 (2.60%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (1.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 151 (98.05%) SQL
2 116 (75.32%) T-SQL
3 75 (48.70%) C#
4 35 (22.73%) VB.NET
5 14 (9.09%) Java
5 14 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.90%) VBA
7 5 (3.25%) Python
7 5 (3.25%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.95%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) XAML
9 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (8.44%) Degree
3 4 (2.60%) VCP4
4 3 (1.95%) MCSE
5 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.60%) QA
3 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (3.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (33.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.79%) Oracle
3 5 (3.25%) Informatica
3 5 (3.25%) Apple
3 5 (3.25%) Business Objects
4 4 (2.60%) Cognos
4 4 (2.60%) Ab Initio
4 4 (2.60%) Tableau
5 3 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
5 3 (1.95%) SAP
6 2 (1.30%) Adobe
7 1 (0.65%) DataFlux
7 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.65%) Remedy
7 1 (0.65%) Trillium
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