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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 253 252 219
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1266 1296 1356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.16% 1.13% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.19% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1175 1227
Average salary £42,500 £41,722 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.86% +4.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +2.70%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 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 28 August 2015. 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 +6 1200 £42,500 +1.19% 162
London 0 505 £52,500 +8.24% 50
South East +32 280 £39,500 -7.05% 36
North West +80 172 £37,500 +7.14% 23
City of London -8 126 £52,500 +5.00% 16
Cheshire +32 75 £38,625 +15.29% 7
Manchester +43 71 £37,500 +8.69% 14
Yorkshire -24 70 £40,000 +14.28% 11
West Midlands -48 61 £32,500 -13.33% 12
Warrington +39 54 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Berkshire +23 53 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Surrey +16 53 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South West -29 52 £40,000 +14.28% 15
West Yorkshire -33 43 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Buckinghamshire -8 41 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Hampshire +12 39 £33,750 -20.58% 7
East of England -19 38 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Leeds -8 36 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Scotland -4 34 £38,250 -10.00% 3
Kent +14 32 £22,500 -52.63% 3
Glasgow +5 31 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Milton Keynes -3 29 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Reading -2 27 £36,000 -7.69% 3
East Sussex +34 26 £40,000 - 1
Staffordshire -18 24 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Guildford +16 23 £47,500 +2.15% 1
Hertfordshire -5 21 £45,000 - 5
East Midlands -28 21 £35,000 -2.77% 5
North Yorkshire -7 19 £36,500 -13.09% 1
Brighton +28 18 £40,000 -

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2303 (96.12%) SQL
2 1748 (72.95%) SQL Server
3 1278 (53.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1222 (51.00%) T-SQL
5 1117 (46.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 904 (37.73%) Business Intelligence
7 736 (30.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 681 (28.42%) .NET
9 670 (27.96%) Data Warehouse
10 622 (25.96%) ETL
11 611 (25.50%) Microsoft
12 606 (25.29%) Finance
13 596 (24.87%) C#
14 504 (21.04%) SQL Server 2008
15 419 (17.49%) MS Excel
16 418 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
17 412 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
18 298 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
19 284 (11.85%) Degree
20 279 (11.64%) ASP.NET
21 273 (11.39%) Oracle
22 224 (9.35%) PL/SQL
23 216 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
24 207 (8.64%) Banking
25 198 (8.26%) JavaScript
26 196 (8.18%) HTML
27 195 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
28 188 (7.85%) Data Modelling
29 186 (7.76%) Relational Database
30 179 (7.47%) XML

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 120 (5.01%) SharePoint
2 59 (2.46%) IIS
3 14 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
4 13 (0.54%) Apache Pig
5 12 (0.50%) SAS
6 11 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
7 9 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.33%) Jetty
8 8 (0.33%) Apache
9 7 (0.29%) JBoss
9 7 (0.29%) DNN
9 7 (0.29%) CMS
10 6 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.17%) Lync
11 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.13%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.13%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.13%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.083%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.042%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 419 (17.49%) MS Excel
2 54 (2.25%) MS Office
3 51 (2.13%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.083%) FastStats
8 1 (0.042%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 17 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.13%) Line 50
7 2 (0.083%) PORTIA
7 2 (0.083%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.083%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.042%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.042%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.042%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.042%) Beauchamp
8 1 (0.042%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.042%) assyst
8 1 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 63 (2.63%) SaaS
2 33 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.083%) SmartFocus
4 2 (0.083%) GitHub
4 2 (0.083%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (0.83%) Internet
2 14 (0.58%) Skype
3 8 (0.33%) Intranet
4 5 (0.21%) HTTP
5 4 (0.17%) SAN
5 4 (0.17%) NAS
6 3 (0.13%) Telnet
6 3 (0.13%) SSH
6 3 (0.13%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.083%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.083%) Broadband
7 2 (0.083%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.083%) DNS
7 2 (0.083%) SSL
8 1 (0.042%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1748 (72.95%) SQL Server
2 1278 (53.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1117 (46.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 736 (30.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 670 (27.96%) Data Warehouse
6 504 (21.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 412 (17.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 216 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 186 (7.76%) Relational Database
10 157 (6.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 141 (5.88%) OLAP
12 111 (4.63%) Big Data
13 109 (4.55%) Oracle Database
14 73 (3.05%) MySQL
15 72 (3.01%) MongoDB
16 68 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
17 65 (2.71%) Hadoop
18 63 (2.63%) QlikView
19 56 (2.34%) RDBMS
20 52 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 134 (5.59%) Visual Studio
2 114 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (2.42%) Subversion
4 41 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 28 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
5 28 (1.17%) Oracle APEX
6 26 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 22 (0.92%) Toad
8 20 (0.83%) Git (software)
9 19 (0.79%) JIRA
9 19 (0.79%) Mercurial
10 14 (0.58%) SpecFlow
11 12 (0.50%) PowerBuilder
12 10 (0.42%) ERwin
13 9 (0.38%) JDeveloper
13 9 (0.38%) Selenium
14 7 (0.29%) TeamCity
14 7 (0.29%) Rhino Mocks
14 7 (0.29%) ClearCase
15 6 (0.25%) ProC
General
1 606 (25.29%) Finance
2 207 (8.64%) Banking
3 128 (5.34%) Marketing
4 81 (3.38%) Retail
5 73 (3.05%) Telecoms
6 72 (3.01%) Investment Banking
7 67 (2.80%) Front Office
8 64 (2.67%) Games
9 51 (2.13%) Back Office
10 40 (1.67%) Manufacturing
11 31 (1.29%) Advertising
12 28 (1.17%) Legal
13 27 (1.13%) Law
14 25 (1.04%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.71%) Electronics
16 13 (0.54%) French Language
17 12 (0.50%) German Language
18 6 (0.25%) International Banking
18 6 (0.25%) Automotive
19 5 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 681 (28.42%) .NET
2 279 (11.64%) ASP.NET
3 196 (8.18%) HTML
4 179 (7.47%) XML
5 137 (5.72%) CSS
6 122 (5.09%) MDX
7 104 (4.34%) jQuery
8 100 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 84 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (3.26%) WCF
11 69 (2.88%) Web Services
12 57 (2.38%) Ajax
13 54 (2.25%) Entity Framework
14 43 (1.79%) SOAP
15 38 (1.59%) WPF
16 36 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 34 (1.42%) LINQ
18 28 (1.17%) HTML5
19 26 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web API
20 22 (0.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 195 (8.14%) Analytical Skills
2 150 (6.26%) Computer Science
3 89 (3.71%) Replication
4 88 (3.67%) Data Integration
5 80 (3.34%) Visualisation
6 52 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 45 (1.88%) Hedge funds
8 43 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 42 (1.75%) Clustering
10 40 (1.67%) Mathematics
11 30 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 28 (1.17%) iPhone
12 28 (1.17%) Data Extraction
13 27 (1.13%) Data Structures
14 24 (1.00%) Derivative
15 23 (0.96%) Equities
15 23 (0.96%) N-Tier
15 23 (0.96%) User Experience
16 19 (0.79%) Credit Risk
17 18 (0.75%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 175 (7.30%) Windows
2 76 (3.17%) Android
3 69 (2.88%) Linux
3 69 (2.88%) UNIX
4 21 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 15 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (0.58%) AIX
7 11 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (0.33%) Windows Phone
9 7 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (0.29%) Solaris
10 4 (0.17%) Windows CE
10 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.042%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.042%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.042%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.042%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (37.73%) Business Intelligence
2 622 (25.96%) ETL
3 418 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
4 298 (12.44%) Performance Tuning
5 188 (7.85%) Data Modelling
6 142 (5.93%) MVC
7 132 (5.51%) SDLC
8 129 (5.38%) Scrum
8 129 (5.38%) Data Analysis
9 123 (5.13%) Migration
10 96 (4.01%) Analytics
11 85 (3.55%) TDD
12 83 (3.46%) Web Development
13 79 (3.30%) Kimball Methodology
14 77 (3.21%) OO
15 74 (3.09%) CRM
16 73 (3.05%) Data Management
17 65 (2.71%) Unit Testing
18 64 (2.67%) Software Engineering
19 62 (2.59%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2303 (96.12%) SQL
2 1222 (51.00%) T-SQL
3 596 (24.87%) C#
4 224 (9.35%) PL/SQL
5 198 (8.26%) JavaScript
6 143 (5.97%) Java
7 138 (5.76%) VBA
8 119 (4.97%) VB.NET
9 79 (3.30%) VB
10 47 (1.96%) PowerShell
11 44 (1.84%) Shell Script
12 26 (1.09%) Python
13 24 (1.00%) C++
14 23 (0.96%) C
15 18 (0.75%) Perl
16 17 (0.71%) PHP
17 14 (0.58%) Bash Shell
18 13 (0.54%) Ruby
19 11 (0.46%) COBOL
20 9 (0.38%) VB6
Qualifications
1 284 (11.85%) Degree
2 63 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (0.96%) Security Cleared
4 17 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.38%) MCTS
5 9 (0.38%) MCITP
6 5 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (0.17%) MCSE
7 4 (0.17%) MCP
8 3 (0.13%) MCAD
8 3 (0.13%) MCSA
8 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.13%) MCPD
8 3 (0.13%) ISEB
9 2 (0.083%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.083%) MCSD
10 1 (0.042%) HNC
10 1 (0.042%) HND
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.042%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.34%) QA
2 37 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.83%) SLA
4 11 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.21%) HL7
5 5 (0.21%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.13%) MiFID
7 2 (0.083%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.083%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.083%) EMIR
8 1 (0.042%) FATCA
8 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (0.67%) Active Directory
1 16 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
2 7 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (0.58%) Data Guard
2 6 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.083%) SCCM
3 2 (0.083%) SCOM
3 2 (0.083%) Control-M
4 1 (0.042%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.042%) OpenView
4 1 (0.042%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.042%) Puppet
Vendors
1 611 (25.50%) Microsoft
2 273 (11.39%) Oracle
3 66 (2.75%) Tableau
4 49 (2.05%) Sybase
5 48 (2.00%) Cognos
6 45 (1.88%) Red Gate
6 45 (1.88%) Google
7 25 (1.04%) Vertica
7 25 (1.04%) SAP
8 20 (0.83%) Perforce
8 20 (0.83%) Xamarin
9 17 (0.71%) Telerik
9 17 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
10 13 (0.54%) Informatica
11 12 (0.50%) Facebook
11 12 (0.50%) Apple
12 10 (0.42%) IBM
12 10 (0.42%) Jaspersoft
13 9 (0.38%) Sony
14 8 (0.33%) VMware
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