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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 872 853 850
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 15 20 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.019% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.020% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 50
Average salary £65,000 £58,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.63% +46.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
107735 100235 112120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.28% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 87213 83254 95688
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 12 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 16 September 2014. 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 15 £65,000 +10.63%
London -21 8 £78,750 +31.25%
City of London +1 7 £90,000 +20.00%
South East -21 4 £55,000 +4.76%
West Midlands - 2 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Surrey - 2 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £60,000 -

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (72.50%) SQL
3 25 (62.50%) .NET
4 22 (55.00%) T-SQL
5 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (42.50%) C#
6 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
7 16 (40.00%) Finance
8 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (32.50%) Banking
9 13 (32.50%) ETL
10 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
12 9 (22.50%) OLAP
12 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
12 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (20.00%) MDX
13 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
14 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
14 7 (17.50%) Tableau
14 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (17.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
14 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
14 7 (17.50%) Kimball Methodology
14 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (17.50%) Mentoring

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (52.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (42.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (27.50%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (22.50%) OLAP
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (12.50%) Informix
8 5 (12.50%) OLTP
9 4 (10.00%) ROLAP
9 4 (10.00%) MOLAP
10 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (7.50%) QlikView
11 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (5.00%) Data Mart
11 2 (5.00%) DTS
12 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
12 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 13 (32.50%) Banking
3 7 (17.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) International Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Automotive
6 1 (2.50%) Front Office
6 1 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (2.50%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (62.50%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.00%) MDX
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (17.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
5 5 (12.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) HTML
5 5 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (5.00%) LINQ
6 2 (5.00%) Ajax
6 2 (5.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.50%) XML
7 1 (2.50%) WinForms
7 1 (2.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) AIX
2 3 (7.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (32.50%) ETL
3 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (17.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (12.50%) Validation
4 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 5 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.50%) Change Control
4 5 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 5 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (10.00%) Web Development
5 4 (10.00%) MVC
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 29 (72.50%) SQL
2 22 (55.00%) T-SQL
3 17 (42.50%) C#
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) VBA
6 1 (2.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) GAMP
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) Tableau
3 5 (12.50%) Bloomberg
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Cognos
5 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.50%) Atlassian