The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 871 884 850
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 12 23 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.020% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.021% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 37
Average salary £63,750 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,450 £43,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £74,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +15.00%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000
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 Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend

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

Senior SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Server Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 +25 11 £63,750 +34.21%
London +44 9 £71,250 +18.75%
City of London +41 3 £65,000 -16.12%
South East +1 1 £60,000 +30.43%
South West -14 1 £37,000 -22.10%
Dorset - 1 £37,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Bournemouth - 1 £37,000 -
Brighton - 1 £60,000 -

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 16 (64.00%) C#
4 13 (52.00%) Finance
5 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (40.00%) Web Services
7 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (40.00%) WCF
8 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (32.00%) XML
9 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (28.00%) Big Data
10 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (24.00%) HTTP
11 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
11 6 (24.00%) DNS
11 6 (24.00%) Windows
11 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (24.00%) High Availability
11 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
11 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
11 6 (24.00%) Analytics
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
1 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (32.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (20.00%) MongoDB
8 3 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
9 2 (8.00%) MySQL
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (4.00%) SSDT
10 1 (4.00%) SQL CLR
10 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (4.00%) OLAP
10 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) Web Services
3 10 (40.00%) WCF
4 8 (32.00%) XML
5 4 (16.00%) MDX
5 4 (16.00%) jQuery
6 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.00%) HTML5
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) RESTful
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (32.00%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (28.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (24.00%) High Availability
3 6 (24.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (12.00%) ETL
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Content Management
6 2 (8.00%) Data Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Product Management
6 2 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.00%) ISMS
7 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) C#
3 11 (44.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau