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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 809 868 822
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 147 111 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.100% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 123 100 156
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,750 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,300 £63,500 £60,000
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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016 within the UK.

Senior SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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 +39 141 £50,000 +8.69% 10
London +20 55 £57,500 -4.16%
Yorkshire +47 37 £45,000 +20.00% 4
West Yorkshire - 28 £45,000 - 4
South East +39 26 £57,500 +38.55% 3
City of London +43 14 £61,500 -3.14%
West Sussex 0 13 £57,500 +4.54%
Bradford - 13 £45,000 - 1
Leeds - 12 £45,000 - 3
Haywards Heath - 11 £57,500 -
Hampshire +17 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West +6 8 £42,500 -
Bristol - 7 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 -
Sheffield - 7 £40,000 -
North West +17 6 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East Midlands -18 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Winchester +18 5 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Manchester +10 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Rochdale - 4 £50,000 -
East Sussex +26 3 £57,500 -
Brighton +16 3 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Leicestershire -3 3 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Pontefract - 3 - -
Farnborough - 3 £55,000 -
Leicester +8 2 £42,500 -7.60% 1
Nottingham +6 2 £45,000 -
Luton +1 2 £44,750 -28.40%
East of England -1 2 £44,750 -0.55%

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 224 (77.78%) .NET
3 219 (76.04%) C#
4 164 (56.94%) ASP.NET
5 154 (53.47%) SQL
6 147 (51.04%) JavaScript
7 146 (50.69%) HTML
7 146 (50.69%) CSS
8 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
8 136 (47.22%) MVC
9 128 (44.44%) .NET Framework
10 123 (42.71%) T-SQL
11 115 (39.93%) Microsoft
12 103 (35.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 101 (35.07%) ASP.NET MVC
14 99 (34.38%) Finance
15 83 (28.82%) Web Services
16 81 (28.13%) TDD
17 76 (26.39%) WCF
18 71 (24.65%) HTML5
19 70 (24.31%) jQuery
20 62 (21.53%) ASP.NET Web API
21 61 (21.18%) SDLC
21 61 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
21 61 (21.18%) Entity Framework
22 60 (20.83%) Scrum
23 58 (20.14%) Web Development
24 56 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
25 51 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
26 50 (17.36%) Mentoring

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (6.60%) IIS
2 8 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.74%) CMS
4 4 (1.39%) Node.js
5 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (14.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (2.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 7 (2.43%) Pegasus Opera
2 2 (0.69%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.82%) Internet
2 3 (1.04%) Broadband
2 3 (1.04%) Skype
2 3 (1.04%) VPN
3 2 (0.69%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 103 (35.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
4 51 (17.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (9.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 24 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (7.64%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.90%) RDBMS
10 16 (5.56%) SSDT
11 10 (3.47%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (2.78%) Redis
13 7 (2.43%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
16 3 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
17 2 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
17 2 (0.69%) NoSQL
17 2 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 61 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.51%) Subversion
4 8 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.78%) MSTest
4 8 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (2.78%) Selenium
4 8 (2.78%) SpecFlow
5 7 (2.43%) MSI
6 5 (1.74%) NuGet
7 3 (1.04%) JIRA
7 3 (1.04%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.04%) WiX
8 2 (0.69%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
General
1 99 (34.38%) Finance
2 26 (9.03%) Banking
3 12 (4.17%) Investment Banking
4 9 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.78%) Back Office
5 8 (2.78%) Front Office
5 8 (2.78%) Retail
6 5 (1.74%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.04%) Marketing
8 2 (0.69%) Electronics
8 2 (0.69%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (77.78%) .NET
2 164 (56.94%) ASP.NET
3 146 (50.69%) CSS
3 146 (50.69%) HTML
4 128 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 101 (35.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 83 (28.82%) Web Services
7 76 (26.39%) WCF
8 71 (24.65%) HTML5
9 70 (24.31%) jQuery
10 62 (21.53%) ASP.NET Web API
11 61 (21.18%) Entity Framework
12 40 (13.89%) REST
13 39 (13.54%) XML
14 38 (13.19%) AngularJS
15 27 (9.38%) SOAP
16 25 (8.68%) LINQ
17 24 (8.33%) Ajax
18 21 (7.29%) ActiveMQ
18 21 (7.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (17.01%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (8.68%) Data Integration
2 25 (8.68%) User Experience
3 19 (6.60%) Hedge funds
4 18 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 12 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 8 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.78%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.43%) Digital Media
7 7 (2.43%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.39%) RIA
8 4 (1.39%) Statistics
9 3 (1.04%) Clustering
9 3 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.69%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.35%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.32%) Windows
2 8 (2.78%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.43%) Unix
4 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
1 136 (47.22%) MVC
2 81 (28.13%) TDD
3 61 (21.18%) SDLC
4 60 (20.83%) Scrum
5 58 (20.14%) Web Development
6 50 (17.36%) Mentoring
7 43 (14.93%) ETL
8 37 (12.85%) Data Modelling
9 36 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 31 (10.76%) Unit Testing
11 30 (10.42%) DevOps
11 30 (10.42%) SOA
12 28 (9.72%) Requirements Analysis
13 24 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
14 23 (7.99%) Data Architecture
15 22 (7.64%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (7.64%) Data Management
16 21 (7.29%) OO
17 20 (6.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 219 (76.04%) C#
2 154 (53.47%) SQL
3 147 (51.04%) JavaScript
4 123 (42.71%) T-SQL
5 43 (14.93%) VB.NET
6 29 (10.07%) PowerShell
7 12 (4.17%) Java
8 8 (2.78%) C++
8 8 (2.78%) Python
9 7 (2.43%) Uniface
10 4 (1.39%) R
10 4 (1.39%) Ruby
11 3 (1.04%) VB
11 3 (1.04%) XMLA
12 2 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 22 (7.64%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.35%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.82%) QA
2 2 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.43%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 115 (39.93%) Microsoft
2 9 (3.13%) Oracle
3 7 (2.43%) Pegasus
3 7 (2.43%) Sage
3 7 (2.43%) VMware
4 5 (1.74%) SAP
5 4 (1.39%) Telerik
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