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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior SQL Server Developer
Rank 899 850 855
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 16 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.024% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.026% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 59
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +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
107654 100894 111399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.32% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 87308 83795 94839
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 13 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 30 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 -55 16 £62,500 +8.69%
London -18 8 £67,500 +17.39%
City of London +25 6 £78,750 +1.61%
South East -15 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Surrey - 3 £65,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £48,750 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £48,750 -
Berkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Hampshire -19 1 £42,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £60,000 -
Winchester - 1 £42,500 -
Southwark - 1 £50,000 -

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (76.92%) SQL
3 24 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (53.85%) .NET
6 18 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (38.46%) C#
8 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 14 (35.90%) ETL
9 14 (35.90%) Finance
9 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (30.77%) Banking
10 12 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (23.08%) MDX
12 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 9 (23.08%) OLAP
12 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.51%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (20.51%) Tableau
14 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
14 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
15 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
16 5 (12.82%) Requirements Management
16 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005

Senior SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (41.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (35.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 12 (30.77%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (23.08%) OLAP
9 5 (12.82%) OLTP
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (10.26%) MOLAP
10 4 (10.26%) QlikView
10 4 (10.26%) ROLAP
10 4 (10.26%) Informix
11 3 (7.69%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (7.69%) Data Mart
11 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
12 2 (5.13%) DTS
13 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) International Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Automotive
6 1 (2.56%) Front Office
6 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (53.85%) .NET
2 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET
3 9 (23.08%) MDX
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 6 (15.38%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.82%) HTML
6 5 (12.82%) CSS
7 4 (10.26%) WCF
8 2 (5.13%) LINQ
8 2 (5.13%) Web Services
8 2 (5.13%) Ajax
9 1 (2.56%) XML
9 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Visualisation
1 4 (10.26%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) AIX
2 3 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.90%) ETL
3 8 (20.51%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (17.95%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
5 5 (12.82%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Change Control
5 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
5 5 (12.82%) Validation
5 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Requirements Management
5 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Web Development
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.26%) MVC
6 4 (10.26%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) SQL
2 24 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 15 (38.46%) C#
4 8 (20.51%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) MCSE
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) GAMP
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.51%) Tableau
3 4 (10.26%) Bloomberg
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Cognos
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
4 3 (7.69%) Informatica
4 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.56%) Business Objects