The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Database Developer
Rank 724 796 740
Rank change year-on-year
+72 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 228 145 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.14% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 209 133 194
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,200 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Salary Trend

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

SQL Database Developer Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Database Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

SQL Database Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +77 209 £42,500 - 13
London +9 81 £55,000 +29.41% 6
Yorkshire +40 45 £40,000 +6.66% 2
West Yorkshire +32 35 £42,750 +42.50% 2
Leeds +23 35 £42,750 +42.50% 2
South East -10 35 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -5 12 £37,500 +31.57%
South West - 11 £37,500 -
North West +14 9 £41,500 - 2
East Midlands +5 9 £42,500 +21.42%
Wiltshire - 9 £37,500 -
City of London +56 8 £53,750 +26.47% 1
Staffordshire +1 8 £33,750 +18.42%
Oxfordshire 0 8 £35,000 -
Oxford -9 8 £35,000 -
Chippenham - 8 £37,500 -
North Yorkshire +15 7 £40,000 -11.11%
York +14 7 £40,000 +28.00%
East Sussex +6 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Brighton +3 7 £42,500 -22.72%
Burton-upon-Trent - 7 £32,500 -
Surrey +10 6 £22,500 -52.63%
Manchester - 6 £41,500 - 2
Hampshire +12 5 £30,000 +5.26%
Nottinghamshire +10 5 £35,000 +6.06%
Nottingham +5 5 £35,000 +6.06%
Wales +7 4 £30,000 -31.42%
South Wales +5 4 £30,000 -36.84%
East of England +4 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Cambridgeshire 0 4 £50,000 +53.84%

SQL Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in their job title.

1 427 (95.10%) SQL
2 400 (89.09%) SQL Server
3 273 (60.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 242 (53.90%) T-SQL
5 210 (46.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 140 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
7 128 (28.51%) ETL
8 127 (28.29%) Microsoft
9 114 (25.39%) .NET
10 110 (24.50%) C#
11 107 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
12 93 (20.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 82 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
14 70 (15.59%) Marketing
15 65 (14.48%) SQL Server 2008
16 62 (13.81%) MS Excel
17 61 (13.59%) Relational Database
18 59 (13.14%) Finance
19 57 (12.69%) Oracle
20 54 (12.03%) Visual Studio
21 51 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
22 49 (10.91%) Data Modelling
23 48 (10.69%) PL/SQL
24 46 (10.24%) SQL Server 2005
25 45 (10.02%) JavaScript
25 45 (10.02%) SQL Server 2012
26 44 (9.80%) Scrum
26 44 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
27 43 (9.58%) XML
28 41 (9.13%) Java

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.11%) Apache Solr
1 5 (1.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.67%) CMS
3 1 (0.22%) IIS
3 1 (0.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 62 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.12%) MS Office
3 6 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.11%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.56%) FastStats
2 6 (1.34%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.22%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 44 (9.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (3.79%) SaaS
3 11 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 400 (89.09%) SQL Server
2 273 (60.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 210 (46.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 93 (20.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 82 (18.26%) Data Warehouse
6 65 (14.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 61 (13.59%) Relational Database
8 46 (10.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 45 (10.02%) SQL Server 2012
10 31 (6.90%) SSDT
11 29 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (4.01%) OLTP
12 18 (4.01%) Oracle Database
13 15 (3.34%) MySQL
14 13 (2.90%) Big Data
14 13 (2.90%) Data Mining
14 13 (2.90%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.90%) OLAP
15 10 (2.23%) QlikView
16 8 (1.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 54 (12.03%) Visual Studio
2 34 (7.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.68%) Subversion
4 18 (4.01%) Git (software)
5 11 (2.45%) Plastic SCM
5 11 (2.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 11 (2.45%) Talend Open Studio
6 9 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.11%) tSQLt
8 4 (0.89%) dbdeploy
8 4 (0.89%) Toad
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.45%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.22%) JIRA
11 1 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 70 (15.59%) Marketing
2 59 (13.14%) Finance
3 17 (3.79%) Law
3 17 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.12%) Banking
5 7 (1.56%) Back Office
6 6 (1.34%) Legal
7 5 (1.11%) Retail
8 4 (0.89%) Front Office
8 4 (0.89%) Games
9 3 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.45%) Advertising
11 1 (0.22%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (25.39%) .NET
2 43 (9.58%) XML
3 33 (7.35%) ASP.NET
4 31 (6.90%) HTML
5 17 (3.79%) .NET Framework
5 17 (3.79%) CSS
5 17 (3.79%) MDX
5 17 (3.79%) Web Services
6 9 (2.00%) Entity Framework
7 8 (1.78%) WinForms
8 7 (1.56%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (1.56%) FpML
9 5 (1.11%) Ajax
9 5 (1.11%) REST
10 4 (0.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.89%) HTML5
11 3 (0.67%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 3 (0.67%) XSLT
12 2 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.24%) Data Integration
2 21 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.23%) Data Structures
4 9 (2.00%) Replication
5 8 (1.78%) Clustering
6 7 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.56%) Mathematics
6 7 (1.56%) NHS
6 7 (1.56%) Reference Data
6 7 (1.56%) SWIFT
7 6 (1.34%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.11%) Statistics
9 3 (0.67%) Social Media
10 2 (0.45%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.45%) Fintech
10 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.45%) Physics
10 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.22%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.57%) Unix
2 17 (3.79%) Windows
3 3 (0.67%) Linux
4 2 (0.45%) AIX
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (31.18%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (28.51%) ETL
3 107 (23.83%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
5 49 (10.91%) Data Modelling
6 44 (9.80%) Scrum
7 39 (8.69%) SDLC
8 35 (7.80%) Data Analysis
9 32 (7.13%) Performance Optimisation
10 30 (6.68%) Analytics
11 29 (6.46%) DevOps
12 26 (5.79%) TDD
13 24 (5.35%) ETL Development
14 22 (4.90%) Data Security
15 21 (4.68%) High Availability
16 18 (4.01%) Business Analysis
17 14 (3.12%) Data Transformation
18 13 (2.90%) Data Cleansing
18 13 (2.90%) Kimball Methodology
18 13 (2.90%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 427 (95.10%) SQL
2 242 (53.90%) T-SQL
3 110 (24.50%) C#
4 48 (10.69%) PL/SQL
5 45 (10.02%) JavaScript
6 41 (9.13%) Java
7 30 (6.68%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.90%) C++
8 22 (4.90%) VB
9 14 (3.12%) Python
10 12 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.23%) C
12 8 (1.78%) PHP
13 7 (1.56%) VB6
14 6 (1.34%) VBA
15 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
17 2 (0.45%) R
17 2 (0.45%) Ruby
18 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (7.80%) Degree
2 20 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.56%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 127 (28.29%) Microsoft
2 57 (12.69%) Oracle
3 11 (2.45%) Talend
4 8 (1.78%) Tableau
5 2 (0.45%) Cisco
5 2 (0.45%) Dell
5 2 (0.45%) Google
5 2 (0.45%) HP
5 2 (0.45%) Sybase
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe
6 1 (0.22%) Alterian
6 1 (0.22%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.22%) Apteco
6 1 (0.22%) Logi Analytics
6 1 (0.22%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.22%) Twitter
6 1 (0.22%) Varonis
6 1 (0.22%) VMware
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