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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Developer
Rank 775 755 725
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 119 125 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 111 121 171
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -2.66%

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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014 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 27 August 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 -56 119 £45,000 +12.50% 8
London +5 57 £45,000 -20.00% 2
South East -20 33 £45,000 +12.50% 2
West Midlands -5 11 £32,500 -27.77%
Stoke-on-Trent +6 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Staffordshire -9 10 £32,500 -16.12%
West Sussex - 10 £45,000 -
City of London +11 9 £47,500 -20.83% 2
Berkshire +8 7 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £42,500 -10.52%
Milton Keynes -10 7 £42,500 -10.52%
West Yorkshire -36 7 £35,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire -47 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Reading +3 6 £48,750 +31.75% 1
Leeds -41 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Gatwick - 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands -8 5 £42,500 +16.43%
Hampshire -12 5 £46,500 +32.85% 1
Surrey +3 4 £46,500 +3.33%
North West -5 4 £30,000 -4.00% 3
Northamptonshire - 4 £42,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £30,000 - 2
Crawley - 4 £37,500 -
Croydon - 3 £50,000 -
Guildford - 3 £46,500 -
Warrington - 3 £30,000 - 1
Farnborough - 3 £46,500 -
Winchester +7 2 £42,500 - 1
Oxford +7 2 £60,000 +60.00%
Oxfordshire -4 2 £60,000 +60.00%

SQL Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 216 (92.31%) SQL
2 209 (89.32%) SQL Server
3 137 (58.55%) T-SQL
4 132 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 120 (51.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 110 (47.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 87 (37.18%) Business Intelligence
8 80 (34.19%) Microsoft
9 72 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 65 (27.78%) ETL
11 51 (21.79%) SQL Server 2012
12 50 (21.37%) .NET
13 48 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
14 44 (18.80%) SQL Server 2005
15 42 (17.95%) Relational Database
15 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
15 42 (17.95%) C#
16 41 (17.52%) Performance Tuning
17 34 (14.53%) Finance
18 30 (12.82%) Retail
18 30 (12.82%) E-Commerce
19 28 (11.97%) Data Modelling
20 21 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
20 21 (8.97%) Analytics
21 20 (8.55%) Marketing
21 20 (8.55%) XML
22 19 (8.12%) OLAP
23 18 (7.69%) Oracle
24 17 (7.26%) HTML
24 17 (7.26%) Web Services

SQL Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 9 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.28%) Lync
3 2 (0.85%) SAS
3 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.14%) MS Office
3 3 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Visualfiles
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.85%) SAN
2 8 (3.42%) NAS
3 3 (1.28%) HTTP
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (89.32%) SQL Server
2 132 (56.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 120 (51.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 110 (47.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 72 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 51 (21.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
8 44 (18.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 42 (17.95%) Relational Database
10 19 (8.12%) OLAP
11 16 (6.84%) QlikView
12 15 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (6.41%) Big Data
13 14 (5.98%) MySQL
14 11 (4.70%) NoSQL
14 11 (4.70%) RDBMS
15 10 (4.27%) MongoDB
16 9 (3.85%) Couchbase
16 9 (3.85%) Hadoop
16 9 (3.85%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 11 (4.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.56%) FrontPage
2 6 (2.56%) Expression Web
3 5 (2.14%) Subversion
4 3 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.85%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.85%) PowerDesigner
5 2 (0.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (14.53%) Finance
2 30 (12.82%) Retail
3 20 (8.55%) Marketing
4 11 (4.70%) Banking
5 8 (3.42%) Billing
5 8 (3.42%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.99%) Games
7 6 (2.56%) Legal
7 6 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.28%) Advertising
9 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.85%) Law
9 2 (0.85%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (21.37%) .NET
2 20 (8.55%) XML
3 17 (7.26%) HTML
3 17 (7.26%) Web Services
4 10 (4.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.85%) CSS
6 8 (3.42%) .NET Framework
7 7 (2.99%) XSLT
8 5 (2.14%) MDX
8 5 (2.14%) WCF
8 5 (2.14%) jQuery
8 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (1.28%) RESTful
9 3 (1.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (1.28%) WPF
10 2 (0.85%) WinForms
10 2 (0.85%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.43%) Spring
11 1 (0.43%) ODBC
11 1 (0.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.84%) Replication
2 14 (5.98%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.98%) Client/Server
3 12 (5.13%) Data Integration
4 8 (3.42%) Clustering
5 6 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.14%) Open Source
7 4 (1.71%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.28%) iPad
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.85%) iPhone
9 2 (0.85%) BBC
9 2 (0.85%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.85%) Statistics
9 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.85%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.56%) Windows
2 6 (2.56%) UNIX
3 2 (0.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (37.18%) Business Intelligence
2 65 (27.78%) ETL
3 41 (17.52%) Performance Tuning
4 30 (12.82%) E-Commerce
5 28 (11.97%) Data Modelling
6 21 (8.97%) Analytics
7 16 (6.84%) Data Management
8 14 (5.98%) Scrum
9 13 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (5.13%) Automated Testing
11 10 (4.27%) Low Latency
12 8 (3.42%) Memory Management
12 8 (3.42%) Data Analysis
12 8 (3.42%) Migration
12 8 (3.42%) Risk Assessment
13 7 (2.99%) Release Management
13 7 (2.99%) Refactoring
14 6 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
14 6 (2.56%) Procedural Programming
14 6 (2.56%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 216 (92.31%) SQL
2 137 (58.55%) T-SQL
3 42 (17.95%) C#
4 9 (3.85%) Python
5 8 (3.42%) JavaScript
6 7 (2.99%) Java
7 5 (2.14%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.71%) PHP
8 4 (1.71%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.85%) VBA
9 2 (0.85%) VBScript
10 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.41%) Degree
3 4 (1.71%) MCITP
3 4 (1.71%) MCSE
3 4 (1.71%) MCDBA
4 1 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 80 (34.19%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.69%) Oracle
3 9 (3.85%) Percona
3 9 (3.85%) Cognos
4 8 (3.42%) NetApp
5 6 (2.56%) Sybase
6 5 (2.14%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.43%) SAP
7 1 (0.43%) VMware
7 1 (0.43%) Telerik
7 1 (0.43%) Google
7 1 (0.43%) Infor
7 1 (0.43%) Facebook
7 1 (0.43%) LexisNexis
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Doncaster
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Warrington
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago