The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 248 219 184
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1345 1400 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.29% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.37% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1216 1266 1650
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.40% -1.33%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Developer
Salary Trend

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

SQL Developer Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Developer over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 within the UK.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL 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 Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -31 1267 £42,000 +5.00% 171
London -6 538 £48,500 +2.10% 63
South East -35 248 £42,500 +11.84% 27
City of London -12 163 £51,750 +8.94% 31
Yorkshire -30 120 £35,000 +7.69% 13
West Midlands +38 113 £37,000 -1.33% 14
West Yorkshire -35 91 £35,000 +7.69% 4
North West -39 73 £34,000 -1.44% 28
Leeds -40 66 £30,000 -7.69% 3
East of England -36 63 £40,000 - 9
South West -8 59 £35,000 - 10
Staffordshire 0 50 £36,500 -14.11% 1
West Sussex +23 45 £38,500 -7.78% 3
Berkshire +7 45 £42,500 -2.85% 6
East Midlands +1 45 £36,000 +4.34% 4
Surrey -3 45 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Scotland -17 43 £42,500 - 5
Cheshire +7 41 £33,500 -10.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -15 39 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Glasgow -19 34 £42,500 - 4
Wiltshire +25 32 £35,000 +62.79% 1
Hampshire -33 32 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Reading +26 31 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Manchester -41 29 £34,000 +5.42% 19
Birmingham +22 26 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Kent -23 23 £47,500 +17.28% 2
Stoke-on-Trent +7 21 £32,500 -27.77%
Milton Keynes -26 21 £42,500 -3.40% 2
Hertfordshire -39 20 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Oxfordshire +2 19 £45,000 +32.35% 3

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title.

1 2494 (92.00%) SQL
2 2109 (77.79%) SQL Server
3 1412 (52.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1292 (47.66%) T-SQL
5 1262 (46.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 956 (35.26%) .NET
7 863 (31.83%) Microsoft
8 852 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
9 848 (31.28%) SQL Server 2008
10 831 (30.65%) C#
11 778 (28.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 719 (26.52%) Data Warehouse
13 671 (24.75%) ETL
14 556 (20.51%) Finance
15 521 (19.22%) MS Excel
16 465 (17.15%) ASP.NET
17 444 (16.38%) SQL Server 2012
18 366 (13.50%) SQL Server 2005
19 357 (13.17%) Performance Tuning
20 326 (12.03%) HTML
21 281 (10.37%) JavaScript
22 278 (10.25%) Oracle
23 254 (9.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 249 (9.18%) VB.NET
25 248 (9.15%) CSS
26 247 (9.11%) Data Modelling
27 242 (8.93%) XML
28 231 (8.52%) Degree
29 218 (8.04%) OLAP
30 217 (8.00%) Agile Software Development

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 176 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 43 (1.59%) IIS
3 16 (0.59%) CMS
4 15 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 13 (0.48%) MQSeries
6 11 (0.41%) SAS
7 10 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
7 10 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (0.26%) Drupal
8 7 (0.26%) Lync
9 5 (0.18%) LiveLink
9 5 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.11%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.11%) Node.js
12 2 (0.074%) Apache Pig
12 2 (0.074%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.037%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.037%) DNN
13 1 (0.037%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 521 (19.22%) MS Excel
2 106 (3.91%) MS Office
3 27 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.33%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.074%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.074%) MS Project
8 1 (0.037%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 23 (0.85%) Markit EDM
2 16 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.037%) HFM
8 1 (0.037%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.037%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.037%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.037%) Agresso
8 1 (0.037%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (0.70%) Office 365
3 17 (0.63%) SaaS
4 11 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (0.18%) Force.com
8 4 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (0.89%) Intranet
2 18 (0.66%) Internet
3 15 (0.55%) SAN
4 8 (0.30%) NAS
4 8 (0.30%) HTTP
5 7 (0.26%) Network Security
6 5 (0.18%) iSCSI
7 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.11%) VoIP
8 3 (0.11%) Firewall
8 3 (0.11%) CTI
9 2 (0.074%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.074%) FTP
9 2 (0.074%) GSM
9 2 (0.074%) SMS
10 1 (0.037%) NGN
10 1 (0.037%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.037%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2109 (77.79%) SQL Server
2 1412 (52.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1262 (46.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 848 (31.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 778 (28.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 719 (26.52%) Data Warehouse
7 444 (16.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 366 (13.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 254 (9.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 218 (8.04%) OLAP
11 203 (7.49%) Relational Database
12 104 (3.84%) DTS
13 103 (3.80%) Oracle Database
14 74 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
15 70 (2.58%) QlikView
16 64 (2.36%) MySQL
16 64 (2.36%) OLTP
17 61 (2.25%) RDBMS
18 52 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
19 41 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 176 (6.49%) Visual Studio
2 172 (6.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 106 (3.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 44 (1.62%) Subversion
5 32 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
6 22 (0.81%) Git (software)
7 17 (0.63%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 15 (0.55%) Expression Web
9 15 (0.55%) ClearCase
10 13 (0.48%) FrontPage
11 12 (0.44%) Jenkins
11 12 (0.44%) Toad
12 7 (0.26%) NuGet
13 6 (0.22%) FitNesse
14 5 (0.18%) JUnit
14 5 (0.18%) JDeveloper
14 5 (0.18%) TeamCity
15 4 (0.15%) PVCS
15 4 (0.15%) NUnit
General
1 556 (20.51%) Finance
2 209 (7.71%) Banking
3 113 (4.17%) Marketing
4 95 (3.50%) Investment Banking
5 87 (3.21%) Retail
6 67 (2.47%) Front Office
7 59 (2.18%) Legal
8 55 (2.03%) Law
9 28 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 27 (1.00%) Advertising
11 23 (0.85%) Billing
12 22 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.70%) Automotive
14 17 (0.63%) Back Office
15 15 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.55%) Games
16 11 (0.41%) Publishing
17 6 (0.22%) Electronics
18 5 (0.18%) Music Industry
19 4 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 956 (35.26%) .NET
2 465 (17.15%) ASP.NET
3 326 (12.03%) HTML
4 248 (9.15%) CSS
5 242 (8.93%) XML
6 181 (6.68%) Web Services
7 176 (6.49%) .NET Framework
8 147 (5.42%) WCF
9 141 (5.20%) jQuery
10 132 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 123 (4.54%) MDX
12 89 (3.28%) WPF
13 80 (2.95%) WinForms
14 65 (2.40%) Ajax
15 44 (1.62%) XSLT
16 38 (1.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 38 (1.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 33 (1.22%) HTML5
18 26 (0.96%) CSS3
19 24 (0.89%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 101 (3.73%) Computer Science
2 96 (3.54%) Replication
3 58 (2.14%) Data Integration
4 57 (2.10%) Clustering
5 52 (1.92%) Fixed Income
5 52 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 49 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 48 (1.77%) Tandem
8 40 (1.48%) Client/Server
9 36 (1.33%) Data Extraction
10 35 (1.29%) Credit Risk
11 31 (1.14%) Visualisation
12 29 (1.07%) Derivative
13 27 (1.00%) Equities
14 23 (0.85%) Open Source
15 22 (0.81%) Mathematics
15 22 (0.81%) Management Information System
16 19 (0.70%) Hedge funds
17 16 (0.59%) Market Risk
18 13 (0.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 170 (6.27%) Windows
2 71 (2.62%) UNIX
3 51 (1.88%) Linux
4 24 (0.89%) Android
5 15 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.41%) AIX
7 9 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.26%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.22%) Solaris
11 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.074%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 852 (31.43%) Business Intelligence
2 671 (24.75%) ETL
3 357 (13.17%) Performance Tuning
4 247 (9.11%) Data Modelling
5 217 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 191 (7.05%) MVC
7 135 (4.98%) E-Commerce
8 128 (4.72%) Scrum
9 111 (4.09%) Migration
10 104 (3.84%) Kimball Methodology
11 97 (3.58%) TDD
12 88 (3.25%) Data Analysis
13 83 (3.06%) OO
14 79 (2.91%) Analytics
15 76 (2.80%) CRM
16 74 (2.73%) Dimensional Modelling
17 71 (2.62%) Web Development
18 69 (2.55%) Asset Management
19 65 (2.40%) Data Migration
19 65 (2.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2494 (92.00%) SQL
2 1292 (47.66%) T-SQL
3 831 (30.65%) C#
4 281 (10.37%) JavaScript
5 249 (9.18%) VB.NET
6 154 (5.68%) PL/SQL
7 122 (4.50%) Java
8 107 (3.95%) VB
9 101 (3.73%) VBA
10 53 (1.95%) C++
11 39 (1.44%) VB6
12 37 (1.36%) VBScript
13 30 (1.11%) PHP
14 23 (0.85%) Python
15 21 (0.77%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.74%) Perl
16 20 (0.74%) PowerShell
17 10 (0.37%) C
18 9 (0.33%) XPath
19 7 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 231 (8.52%) Degree
2 148 (5.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 31 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 30 (1.11%) MCAD
5 25 (0.92%) MCTS
6 24 (0.89%) MCITP
7 15 (0.55%) SC Cleared
8 14 (0.52%) MCDBA
8 14 (0.52%) MCP
9 11 (0.41%) OCP
9 11 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.22%) MCSE
11 5 (0.18%) MCSD
12 4 (0.15%) HNC
12 4 (0.15%) HND
13 1 (0.037%) MCSA
13 1 (0.037%) PhD
13 1 (0.037%) MBA
13 1 (0.037%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (2.84%) QA
2 15 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.22%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.22%) TickIT
4 5 (0.18%) SLA
4 5 (0.18%) EMIR
5 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.074%) GAMP
7 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.037%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.26%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.037%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.15%) Control-M
2 2 (0.074%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 863 (31.83%) Microsoft
2 278 (10.25%) Oracle
3 134 (4.94%) Business Objects
4 63 (2.32%) Sybase
5 42 (1.55%) Cognos
6 33 (1.22%) Tableau
7 29 (1.07%) Red Gate
8 22 (0.81%) MicroStrategy
8 22 (0.81%) SAP
9 20 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
10 17 (0.63%) IBM
11 16 (0.59%) Facebook
12 13 (0.48%) Xamarin
13 12 (0.44%) Bloomberg
14 11 (0.41%) Google
15 10 (0.37%) Percona
15 10 (0.37%) Akamai
15 10 (0.37%) EPiServer
16 9 (0.33%) Yahoo!
16 9 (0.33%) Apple
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, staff discount, etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Staffordshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Midlands
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Channel Systems Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum + bonus + pension + other fantastic benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Michael Page Technology
Posted: 22 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Remit Resources
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Network IT Recruitment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday