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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 264 230 189
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1187 1301 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.05% 1.22% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.29% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 1170 1627
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 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 17 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 -40 1124 £42,000 +5.00% 148
London -9 477 £47,500 - 55
South East -58 196 £45,000 +11.80% 20
City of London -3 140 £50,500 +6.31% 27
Yorkshire -26 108 £35,000 +7.69% 10
West Midlands +43 105 £37,500 +7.14% 10
North West -28 76 £35,000 +7.69% 23
West Yorkshire -38 71 £35,000 +7.69% 7
South West -11 65 £35,000 +2.94% 17
East Midlands +8 52 £38,000 +13.43% 4
Leeds -52 50 £30,000 -7.69% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 43 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Staffordshire -1 43 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Sussex +25 41 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheshire +21 41 £35,000 - 9
East of England -75 37 £40,000 - 7
Scotland -3 35 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Berkshire +9 34 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Wiltshire +26 32 £36,000 +63.63% 4
Glasgow -3 30 £42,500 - 3
Surrey -16 30 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Manchester -37 29 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Milton Keynes -16 26 £42,500 +6.25% 2
North Yorkshire -3 25 £42,000 +12.00% 1
Reading +22 24 £47,500 +33.80% 1
Birmingham +17 24 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Hampshire -19 24 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Leicestershire +18 21 £36,000 +7.46%
Stoke-on-Trent +8 20 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Warwickshire +26 17 £40,000 +33.33%

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 2439 (92.39%) SQL
2 2034 (77.05%) SQL Server
3 1399 (52.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1266 (47.95%) T-SQL
5 1223 (46.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 905 (34.28%) .NET
7 843 (31.93%) Microsoft
8 833 (31.55%) Business Intelligence
9 829 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 793 (30.04%) C#
11 781 (29.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 716 (27.12%) Data Warehouse
13 660 (25.00%) ETL
14 536 (20.30%) Finance
15 506 (19.17%) MS Excel
16 457 (17.31%) SQL Server 2012
17 429 (16.25%) ASP.NET
18 374 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
19 329 (12.46%) Performance Tuning
20 324 (12.27%) SQL Server 2005
21 298 (11.29%) HTML
22 280 (10.61%) Oracle
23 254 (9.62%) JavaScript
24 242 (9.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 230 (8.71%) XML
26 226 (8.56%) Data Modelling
27 225 (8.52%) Degree
28 219 (8.30%) VB.NET
29 218 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
30 217 (8.22%) CSS

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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
1 181 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.21%) IIS
3 14 (0.53%) CMS
4 13 (0.49%) WebSphere
5 12 (0.45%) EPiServer CMS
6 11 (0.42%) MQSeries
7 10 (0.38%) SAS
8 9 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.30%) Lync
10 6 (0.23%) Drupal
11 5 (0.19%) LiveLink
12 4 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.076%) Apache Pig
14 1 (0.038%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.038%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.038%) DNN
Applications
1 506 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 105 (3.98%) MS Office
3 25 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 5 (0.19%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.11%) MS Project
9 1 (0.038%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 22 (0.83%) Markit EDM
2 19 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 8 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 6 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.11%) Agresso
8 1 (0.038%) Magento
8 1 (0.038%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.038%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.038%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.038%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.038%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 26 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (0.72%) SaaS
2 19 (0.72%) Office 365
3 12 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
3 12 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 10 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.19%) Force.com
7 1 (0.038%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (0.87%) Intranet
2 17 (0.64%) Internet
3 11 (0.42%) SAN
4 7 (0.27%) HTTP
4 7 (0.27%) Network Security
5 5 (0.19%) iSCSI
5 5 (0.19%) NAS
6 4 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.15%) Firewall
7 3 (0.11%) CTI
7 3 (0.11%) VoIP
8 2 (0.076%) FTP
8 2 (0.076%) GSM
8 2 (0.076%) SMS
9 1 (0.038%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.038%) NGN
9 1 (0.038%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2034 (77.05%) SQL Server
2 1399 (52.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1223 (46.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 829 (31.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 781 (29.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 716 (27.12%) Data Warehouse
7 457 (17.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 324 (12.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 242 (9.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 209 (7.92%) OLAP
11 183 (6.93%) Relational Database
12 106 (4.02%) DTS
13 100 (3.79%) Oracle Database
14 72 (2.73%) QlikView
15 71 (2.69%) Oracle Database 11g
16 68 (2.58%) MySQL
17 64 (2.42%) OLTP
18 51 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
19 49 (1.86%) RDBMS
20 43 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 164 (6.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 161 (6.10%) Visual Studio
3 105 (3.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 37 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
5 36 (1.36%) Subversion
6 16 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
7 15 (0.57%) Git (software)
8 14 (0.53%) Expression Web
8 14 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 14 (0.53%) ClearCase
9 13 (0.49%) FrontPage
10 12 (0.45%) Toad
11 10 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (0.27%) NuGet
13 5 (0.19%) JUnit
13 5 (0.19%) JDeveloper
13 5 (0.19%) FitNesse
14 4 (0.15%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.15%) NUnit
14 4 (0.15%) PVCS
General
1 536 (20.30%) Finance
2 199 (7.54%) Banking
3 121 (4.58%) Marketing
4 89 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 76 (2.88%) Retail
6 62 (2.35%) Front Office
7 58 (2.20%) Legal
8 54 (2.05%) Law
9 30 (1.14%) Telecoms
10 25 (0.95%) Advertising
11 21 (0.80%) Billing
12 19 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
13 15 (0.57%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.57%) Back Office
13 15 (0.57%) Automotive
14 14 (0.53%) Games
15 13 (0.49%) Publishing
16 6 (0.23%) Electronics
17 4 (0.15%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.15%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 905 (34.28%) .NET
2 429 (16.25%) ASP.NET
3 298 (11.29%) HTML
4 230 (8.71%) XML
5 217 (8.22%) CSS
6 178 (6.74%) Web Services
7 176 (6.67%) .NET Framework
8 146 (5.53%) WCF
9 127 (4.81%) jQuery
10 125 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
11 120 (4.55%) MDX
12 86 (3.26%) WPF
13 66 (2.50%) WinForms
14 55 (2.08%) Ajax
15 44 (1.67%) XSLT
16 41 (1.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 36 (1.36%) HTML5
18 35 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 29 (1.10%) JSON
20 27 (1.02%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 218 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (3.64%) Computer Science
3 80 (3.03%) Replication
4 55 (2.08%) Data Integration
5 52 (1.97%) Clustering
6 50 (1.89%) N-Tier
7 45 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
8 44 (1.67%) Fixed Income
9 43 (1.63%) Tandem
10 42 (1.59%) Client/Server
11 33 (1.25%) Data Extraction
12 30 (1.14%) Visualisation
13 29 (1.10%) Credit Risk
14 26 (0.98%) Derivative
15 24 (0.91%) Equities
16 22 (0.83%) Open Source
17 20 (0.76%) Hedge funds
17 20 (0.76%) Mathematics
18 17 (0.64%) Market Risk
19 16 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 161 (6.10%) Windows
2 75 (2.84%) UNIX
3 46 (1.74%) Linux
4 21 (0.80%) Android
5 16 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (0.45%) AIX
7 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.19%) Solaris
10 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.076%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (31.55%) Business Intelligence
2 660 (25.00%) ETL
3 374 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
4 329 (12.46%) Performance Tuning
5 226 (8.56%) Data Modelling
6 184 (6.97%) MVC
7 132 (5.00%) Scrum
8 127 (4.81%) E-Commerce
9 109 (4.13%) Migration
10 106 (4.02%) Kimball Methodology
11 83 (3.14%) TDD
12 82 (3.11%) Data Analysis
12 82 (3.11%) CRM
13 79 (2.99%) OO
14 73 (2.77%) Dimensional Modelling
15 68 (2.58%) Unit Testing
16 67 (2.54%) Analytics
17 65 (2.46%) Data Migration
17 65 (2.46%) Asset Management
18 64 (2.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2439 (92.39%) SQL
2 1266 (47.95%) T-SQL
3 793 (30.04%) C#
4 254 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 219 (8.30%) VB.NET
6 161 (6.10%) PL/SQL
7 120 (4.55%) Java
8 99 (3.75%) VB
9 92 (3.48%) VBA
10 50 (1.89%) C++
11 35 (1.33%) VB6
12 32 (1.21%) VBScript
13 29 (1.10%) PHP
14 20 (0.76%) Perl
14 20 (0.76%) Shell Script
14 20 (0.76%) PowerShell
15 15 (0.57%) Python
16 14 (0.53%) C
17 9 (0.34%) XPath
18 6 (0.23%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 225 (8.52%) Degree
2 147 (5.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 25 (0.95%) MCAD
5 23 (0.87%) MCTS
6 22 (0.83%) MCITP
7 11 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.42%) OCP
7 11 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
7 11 (0.42%) MCP
7 11 (0.42%) MCDBA
8 7 (0.27%) MCSE
9 4 (0.15%) MCSD
10 2 (0.076%) HNC
10 2 (0.076%) HND
11 1 (0.038%) PhD
11 1 (0.038%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.038%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.69%) QA
2 11 (0.42%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.19%) TickIT
5 4 (0.15%) SLA
5 4 (0.15%) EMIR
6 3 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.076%) GAMP
8 1 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.038%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.27%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.038%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.15%) Control-M
2 2 (0.076%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 843 (31.93%) Microsoft
2 280 (10.61%) Oracle
3 124 (4.70%) Business Objects
4 59 (2.23%) Sybase
5 42 (1.59%) Cognos
6 32 (1.21%) Tableau
7 25 (0.95%) SAP
8 24 (0.91%) Red Gate
9 21 (0.80%) MicroStrategy
10 20 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (0.76%) Facebook
11 15 (0.57%) IBM
12 14 (0.53%) Google
13 12 (0.45%) Yahoo!
13 12 (0.45%) EPiServer
13 12 (0.45%) Akamai
13 12 (0.45%) Apple
13 12 (0.45%) Sony
14 10 (0.38%) Bloomberg
15 9 (0.34%) Xamarin
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits+bonus+package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Strategic Insights Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £32,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus pension and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Salt
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum 6 Months fixed terms
Posted: 4 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago