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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 303 220 195
Rank change year-on-year
-83 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1065 1427 1728
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 1.30% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.99% 1.38% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1284 1581
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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
(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 -97 1002 £44,000 +10.00% 176
London -55 441 £50,000 - 64
South East -96 171 £42,500 +6.25% 30
City of London +17 131 £54,750 -0.45% 25
Yorkshire -22 95 £40,000 +11.11% 18
West Midlands -5 82 £35,000 +4.47% 12
South West -7 77 £37,500 +8.69% 20
North West -49 62 £33,500 +11.66% 16
West Yorkshire -20 59 £40,750 +16.42% 10
Buckinghamshire +6 52 £42,500 +6.25% 6
East Midlands +9 38 £40,000 +5.96% 5
Leeds -35 36 £40,750 +16.42% 6
Surrey -9 35 £42,250 -6.11% 3
Scotland +7 34 £42,500 +21.42% 5
East of England -88 31 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Manchester -45 30 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Berkshire -12 27 £45,000 +16.88% 3
Bristol +17 25 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Birmingham -5 24 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Wiltshire +16 23 £42,500 +77.08% 4
Staffordshire -10 22 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Cheshire -12 22 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Oxfordshire +5 20 £45,000 +33.31% 2
Warwickshire +1 19 £40,000 -3.03% 2
Milton Keynes +1 19 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Hertfordshire -70 19 £32,000 -20.00% 6
Nottingham +6 18 £35,500 -5.96% 2
Nottinghamshire -3 18 £35,500 -5.33% 2
Hampshire -28 18 £37,000 +5.71% 7
South Wales +25 17 £37,250 +14.61% 2

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 2224 (94.20%) SQL
2 1792 (75.90%) SQL Server
3 1233 (52.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1153 (48.84%) T-SQL
5 1139 (48.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 799 (33.84%) .NET
7 788 (33.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 775 (32.83%) Business Intelligence
9 722 (30.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 706 (29.90%) Microsoft
11 701 (29.69%) C#
12 658 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
13 607 (25.71%) ETL
14 547 (23.17%) Finance
15 450 (19.06%) SQL Server 2012
16 434 (18.38%) MS Excel
17 366 (15.50%) ASP.NET
18 346 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
19 337 (14.27%) Performance Tuning
20 292 (12.37%) SQL Server 2005
21 282 (11.94%) Oracle
22 269 (11.39%) HTML
23 245 (10.38%) JavaScript
24 213 (9.02%) Degree
25 197 (8.34%) VB.NET
26 193 (8.17%) XML
27 188 (7.96%) Banking
27 188 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
28 181 (7.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
28 181 (7.67%) PL/SQL

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 174 (7.37%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.06%) IIS
3 14 (0.59%) CMS
4 13 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 12 (0.51%) SAS
6 10 (0.42%) Moodle
7 8 (0.34%) EPiServer CMS
7 8 (0.34%) Lync
8 7 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.30%) Drupal
9 5 (0.21%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.13%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.085%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.085%) Apache
12 2 (0.085%) Jetty
12 2 (0.085%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.042%) NServiceBus
13 1 (0.042%) Node.js
Applications
1 434 (18.38%) MS Excel
2 81 (3.43%) MS Office
3 19 (0.80%) PowerPivot
4 16 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.085%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 24 (1.02%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.34%) Agresso
6 7 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 5 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.085%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.085%) Beauchamp
10 1 (0.042%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.042%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.042%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.042%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.64%) SaaS
4 13 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
4 13 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (0.55%) Amazon S3
4 13 (0.55%) Office 365
5 5 (0.21%) Route 53
6 4 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.13%) GitHub
8 2 (0.085%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.042%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.59%) Intranet
2 12 (0.51%) Internet
3 7 (0.30%) Network Security
3 7 (0.30%) HTTP
4 5 (0.21%) iSCSI
4 5 (0.21%) SAN
5 4 (0.17%) Firewall
5 4 (0.17%) DNS
5 4 (0.17%) HTTPS
6 3 (0.13%) CTI
7 2 (0.085%) SSH
7 2 (0.085%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.085%) GSM
7 2 (0.085%) SMS
7 2 (0.085%) VoIP
8 1 (0.042%) DHCP
8 1 (0.042%) FTP
8 1 (0.042%) Extranet
8 1 (0.042%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1792 (75.90%) SQL Server
2 1233 (52.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1139 (48.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 788 (33.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 722 (30.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 658 (27.87%) Data Warehouse
7 450 (19.06%) SQL Server 2012
8 292 (12.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 181 (7.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 156 (6.61%) Relational Database
11 151 (6.40%) OLAP
12 86 (3.64%) Oracle Database
13 82 (3.47%) QlikView
14 81 (3.43%) OLAP Cube
15 80 (3.39%) MySQL
15 80 (3.39%) DTS
16 62 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
17 53 (2.24%) OLTP
18 51 (2.16%) Crystal Reports
19 43 (1.82%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 152 (6.44%) Visual Studio
2 117 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 87 (3.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 40 (1.69%) Subversion
5 28 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
6 23 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
7 19 (0.80%) Git (software)
8 15 (0.64%) Toad
9 10 (0.42%) ClearCase
10 9 (0.38%) FrontPage
10 9 (0.38%) Jenkins
11 8 (0.34%) JIRA
11 8 (0.34%) Maven
12 7 (0.30%) Expression Web
13 5 (0.21%) Moq
13 5 (0.21%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.21%) JDeveloper
14 3 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.13%) NUnit
14 3 (0.13%) Mercurial
General
1 547 (23.17%) Finance
2 188 (7.96%) Banking
3 122 (5.17%) Marketing
4 88 (3.73%) Retail
5 62 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 57 (2.41%) Legal
7 54 (2.29%) Law
8 42 (1.78%) Front Office
9 33 (1.40%) Advertising
10 32 (1.36%) Telecoms
11 20 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 19 (0.80%) Billing
13 15 (0.64%) Back Office
14 13 (0.55%) Electronics
14 13 (0.55%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.51%) Games
16 9 (0.38%) Publishing
16 9 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.085%) General Ledger
17 2 (0.085%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 799 (33.84%) .NET
2 366 (15.50%) ASP.NET
3 269 (11.39%) HTML
4 193 (8.17%) XML
5 180 (7.62%) CSS
6 139 (5.89%) .NET Framework
7 130 (5.51%) Web Services
8 115 (4.87%) jQuery
9 107 (4.53%) WCF
10 104 (4.40%) MDX
11 89 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (2.92%) WPF
13 55 (2.33%) HTML5
14 49 (2.08%) WinForms
15 44 (1.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 42 (1.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 36 (1.52%) Ajax
18 35 (1.48%) JSON
19 30 (1.27%) CSS3
20 29 (1.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 188 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (3.56%) Computer Science
3 68 (2.88%) Replication
4 62 (2.63%) Clustering
5 45 (1.91%) Data Integration
6 39 (1.65%) Fixed Income
7 34 (1.44%) Data Structures
8 32 (1.36%) N-Tier
9 31 (1.31%) BBC
10 30 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 28 (1.19%) Visualisation
12 27 (1.14%) Social Media
12 27 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 27 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 25 (1.06%) Mathematics
13 25 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 24 (1.02%) Equities
15 23 (0.97%) Open Source
16 22 (0.93%) Mobile App
16 22 (0.93%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 130 (5.51%) Windows
2 76 (3.22%) UNIX
3 51 (2.16%) Linux
4 29 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (0.68%) Android
7 13 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 7 (0.30%) AIX
10 4 (0.17%) Solaris
10 4 (0.17%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.13%) CentOS
12 2 (0.085%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.085%) VMS
12 2 (0.085%) HPUX
13 1 (0.042%) SUSE
13 1 (0.042%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 775 (32.83%) Business Intelligence
2 607 (25.71%) ETL
3 346 (14.65%) Agile Software Development
4 337 (14.27%) Performance Tuning
5 181 (7.67%) Data Modelling
6 158 (6.69%) MVC
7 105 (4.45%) Migration
8 100 (4.24%) Scrum
9 95 (4.02%) E-Commerce
10 84 (3.56%) Kimball Methodology
10 84 (3.56%) Analytics
11 77 (3.26%) Data Analysis
12 72 (3.05%) CRM
13 71 (3.01%) Dimensional Modelling
14 66 (2.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 66 (2.80%) Web Development
15 63 (2.67%) Unit Testing
16 61 (2.58%) ERP
17 59 (2.50%) OO
17 59 (2.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 2224 (94.20%) SQL
2 1153 (48.84%) T-SQL
3 701 (29.69%) C#
4 245 (10.38%) JavaScript
5 197 (8.34%) VB.NET
6 181 (7.67%) PL/SQL
7 110 (4.66%) Java
8 99 (4.19%) VB
9 97 (4.11%) VBA
10 42 (1.78%) C++
11 36 (1.52%) PHP
12 29 (1.23%) VB6
13 28 (1.19%) Perl
14 24 (1.02%) Shell Script
15 20 (0.85%) PowerShell
16 19 (0.80%) VBScript
17 17 (0.72%) Python
18 15 (0.64%) C
19 8 (0.34%) XPath
20 6 (0.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 213 (9.02%) Degree
2 117 (4.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 21 (0.89%) MCITP
5 16 (0.68%) MCTS
6 15 (0.64%) MCSE
7 12 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
8 11 (0.47%) OCP
9 10 (0.42%) MCDBA
10 5 (0.21%) MCP
11 4 (0.17%) MCAD
12 3 (0.13%) MCSA
13 1 (0.042%) MCSD
13 1 (0.042%) PhD
13 1 (0.042%) OCA
13 1 (0.042%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.042%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (2.20%) QA
2 8 (0.34%) SLA
3 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.085%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.042%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (0.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.085%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.042%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.085%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.085%) StatsD
2 1 (0.042%) Control-M
Vendors
1 706 (29.90%) Microsoft
2 282 (11.94%) Oracle
3 95 (4.02%) Business Objects
4 47 (1.99%) Sybase
5 39 (1.65%) Tableau
6 38 (1.61%) Facebook
7 36 (1.52%) Google
8 31 (1.31%) Apple
9 28 (1.19%) Cognos
10 26 (1.10%) Sony
10 26 (1.10%) Yahoo!
11 25 (1.06%) Red Gate
12 20 (0.85%) SAP
13 18 (0.76%) Teradata
14 14 (0.59%) Informatica
15 12 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
16 10 (0.42%) Adobe
16 10 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
16 10 (0.42%) Netezza
17 8 (0.34%) EPiServer
Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Reed Professional Services
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ARM Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
South Croydon, Surrey
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Michael Page Technology
Salary: package
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum 28-32k plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday