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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 274 239 233
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1147 1410 1366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.06% 1.16% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.23% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1030 1224 1224
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
102195 114720 103098
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83974 94226 85780
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,954 £27,186 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 May 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 May 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 -30 1082 £42,500 +6.25% 178
London -8 445 £50,000 +5.26% 64
South East -47 213 £40,000 -5.88% 25
City of London +2 105 £52,500 +5.00% 29
Yorkshire -32 102 £37,500 - 22
East of England +30 82 £44,000 +17.33% 4
South West +29 81 £40,000 +14.28% 20
North West -11 78 £40,000 +11.11% 27
Bristol +32 51 £45,000 +28.57% 6
West Yorkshire -51 51 £37,500 -6.25% 10
Hampshire +33 47 £42,000 +20.00% 10
Berkshire -23 44 £37,500 -16.66% 9
Leeds -28 44 £37,500 - 8
Manchester -4 40 £40,000 +11.11% 17
West Midlands -47 40 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Brighton +39 35 £40,000 -20.00%
East Sussex +26 35 £40,000 -11.11%
Hertfordshire +5 35 £48,000 +28.00% 3
East Midlands +2 31 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Scotland +4 29 £40,750 +8.66% 11
Sheffield +22 27 £40,000 +23.07% 3
South Yorkshire +4 27 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -35 26 £35,000 -12.50%
Nottinghamshire +17 22 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Nottingham +15 22 £40,000 -5.88% 1
North Yorkshire +1 22 £38,750 +19.23% 5
Kent -3 22 £34,750 -26.84% 1
Cheshire -11 22 £40,000 +11.11% 7
Reading -21 22 £33,750 -26.63% 4
Watford +31 20 £50,000 +25.00%

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 1971 (96.57%) SQL
2 1481 (72.56%) SQL Server
3 1034 (50.66%) T-SQL
4 1032 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 903 (44.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 748 (36.65%) Business Intelligence
7 669 (32.78%) .NET
8 590 (28.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 578 (28.32%) Microsoft
10 572 (28.03%) C#
11 542 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
12 533 (26.11%) Data Warehouse
13 521 (25.53%) Finance
14 401 (19.65%) ETL
15 379 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
16 363 (17.79%) MS Excel
17 343 (16.81%) ASP.NET
18 327 (16.02%) SQL Server 2012
19 303 (14.85%) Performance Tuning
20 226 (11.07%) Oracle
21 220 (10.78%) Relational Database
22 216 (10.58%) Degree
23 215 (10.53%) HTML
24 191 (9.36%) JavaScript
24 191 (9.36%) PL/SQL
25 184 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
26 183 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
27 179 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
28 177 (8.67%) XML
29 157 (7.69%) Banking

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 81 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 43 (2.11%) IIS
3 19 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (0.64%) CMS
5 11 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (0.54%) SAS
6 10 (0.49%) Apache
6 10 (0.49%) DNN
7 8 (0.39%) WebSphere
7 8 (0.39%) Jetty
8 6 (0.29%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.15%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.15%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.15%) JBoss
11 2 (0.098%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.098%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.098%) Lync
12 1 (0.049%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.049%) Umbraco
Applications
1 363 (17.79%) MS Excel
2 69 (3.38%) MS Office
3 26 (1.27%) PowerPivot
4 14 (0.69%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.049%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.049%) MS Project
7 1 (0.049%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.73%) Markit EDM
3 8 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.15%) Line 50
5 2 (0.098%) Agresso
5 2 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.098%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.098%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.098%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.049%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.049%) Sage ERP X3
6 1 (0.049%) Magento
6 1 (0.049%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.049%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.049%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.049%) SunGard GMI
6 1 (0.049%) Summit
6 1 (0.049%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.11%) SaaS
2 14 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.15%) GitHub
5 2 (0.098%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.098%) PaaS
6 1 (0.049%) Office 365
6 1 (0.049%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.27%) Internet
2 11 (0.54%) HTTP
3 8 (0.39%) Skype
4 6 (0.29%) DNS
4 6 (0.29%) Intranet
5 5 (0.24%) NAS
5 5 (0.24%) SAN
5 5 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.098%) Broadband
6 2 (0.098%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.098%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.049%) IMAP
7 1 (0.049%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1481 (72.56%) SQL Server
2 1032 (50.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 903 (44.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 590 (28.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 542 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 533 (26.11%) Data Warehouse
7 327 (16.02%) SQL Server 2012
8 220 (10.78%) Relational Database
9 184 (9.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 183 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
11 101 (4.95%) Big Data
12 92 (4.51%) OLAP
13 72 (3.53%) MySQL
13 72 (3.53%) DTS
14 67 (3.28%) Oracle Database
15 65 (3.18%) MongoDB
16 58 (2.84%) QlikView
17 51 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
18 50 (2.45%) OLAP Cube
19 49 (2.40%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 86 (4.21%) Visual Studio
2 69 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (2.16%) Subversion
4 39 (1.91%) Oracle Forms
5 26 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
6 23 (1.13%) Toad
7 20 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 18 (0.88%) Git (software)
9 17 (0.83%) JIRA
10 13 (0.64%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (0.59%) PowerBuilder
11 12 (0.59%) TeamCity
12 10 (0.49%) NUnit
13 9 (0.44%) Log4Net
14 7 (0.34%) ERwin
15 6 (0.29%) ClearCase
16 5 (0.24%) MSTest
16 5 (0.24%) EasyMock
16 5 (0.24%) Selenium
16 5 (0.24%) JUnit
General
1 521 (25.53%) Finance
2 157 (7.69%) Banking
3 122 (5.98%) Marketing
4 59 (2.89%) Retail
5 49 (2.40%) Telecoms
6 46 (2.25%) Front Office
6 46 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 39 (1.91%) Legal
8 35 (1.71%) Games
8 35 (1.71%) Financial Institution
9 34 (1.67%) Back Office
10 26 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 18 (0.88%) Advertising
12 17 (0.83%) Law
13 8 (0.39%) Electronics
14 7 (0.34%) French Language
14 7 (0.34%) German Language
15 6 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.24%) General Ledger
17 3 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 669 (32.78%) .NET
2 343 (16.81%) ASP.NET
3 215 (10.53%) HTML
4 177 (8.67%) XML
5 149 (7.30%) CSS
6 117 (5.73%) jQuery
7 99 (4.85%) WCF
8 96 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (4.61%) .NET Framework
10 86 (4.21%) MDX
11 78 (3.82%) Web Services
12 53 (2.60%) Ajax
13 47 (2.30%) Entity Framework
14 43 (2.11%) HTML5
15 41 (2.01%) LINQ
16 38 (1.86%) SOAP
17 37 (1.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 33 (1.62%) WPF
19 29 (1.42%) ASP.NET Web API
20 28 (1.37%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 179 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 70 (3.43%) Data Integration
4 63 (3.09%) Replication
5 55 (2.69%) Clustering
6 54 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 46 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 39 (1.91%) Data Structures
9 32 (1.57%) Mathematics
9 32 (1.57%) Hedge funds
10 30 (1.47%) Mobile App
11 29 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 24 (1.18%) Derivative
13 21 (1.03%) Digital Media
13 21 (1.03%) Fixed Income
14 19 (0.93%) NHS
15 17 (0.83%) SWIFT
16 13 (0.64%) Statistics
16 13 (0.64%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.59%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 131 (6.42%) Windows
2 49 (2.40%) Linux
3 47 (2.30%) Android
4 43 (2.11%) UNIX
5 24 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.03%) Apple iOS
7 14 (0.69%) AIX
8 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.49%) Solaris
9 10 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone 8
12 4 (0.20%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.098%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.049%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.049%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.049%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (36.65%) Business Intelligence
2 401 (19.65%) ETL
3 379 (18.57%) Agile Software Development
4 303 (14.85%) Performance Tuning
5 146 (7.15%) Data Modelling
6 143 (7.01%) MVC
7 131 (6.42%) SDLC
8 112 (5.49%) Scrum
9 104 (5.10%) Migration
9 104 (5.10%) Data Analysis
10 99 (4.85%) Analytics
11 96 (4.70%) Kimball Methodology
12 75 (3.67%) OO
13 73 (3.58%) Software Engineering
14 71 (3.48%) Data Management
15 66 (3.23%) Web Development
16 62 (3.04%) Unit Testing
17 55 (2.69%) Time Management
18 53 (2.60%) CRM
19 52 (2.55%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1971 (96.57%) SQL
2 1034 (50.66%) T-SQL
3 572 (28.03%) C#
4 191 (9.36%) JavaScript
4 191 (9.36%) PL/SQL
5 139 (6.81%) VB.NET
6 125 (6.12%) Java
7 106 (5.19%) VBA
8 55 (2.69%) VB
9 23 (1.13%) PowerShell
9 23 (1.13%) C
10 21 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 20 (0.98%) PHP
12 18 (0.88%) C++
13 15 (0.73%) VB6
13 15 (0.73%) Python
14 11 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 11 (0.54%) Ruby
15 10 (0.49%) COBOL
15 10 (0.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 216 (10.58%) Degree
2 87 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (0.88%) MCITP
4 15 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 12 (0.59%) MCTS
6 11 (0.54%) MCP
7 9 (0.44%) MCSD
8 8 (0.39%) SC Cleared
9 7 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.34%) MCDBA
10 6 (0.29%) HNC
10 6 (0.29%) HND
11 4 (0.20%) MCSE
12 2 (0.098%) MCAD
12 2 (0.098%) MCSA
12 2 (0.098%) OCP
12 2 (0.098%) OCA
12 2 (0.098%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.049%) CTC Cleared
13 1 (0.049%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (5.10%) QA
2 27 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 21 (1.03%) SLA
4 8 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.20%) MiFID
6 3 (0.15%) EMIR
6 3 (0.15%) HL7
7 2 (0.098%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.098%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.049%) Solvency II
System Software
1 16 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.098%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (0.73%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.20%) Control-M
3 1 (0.049%) SCCM
3 1 (0.049%) SCOM
3 1 (0.049%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.049%) Puppet
Vendors
1 578 (28.32%) Microsoft
2 226 (11.07%) Oracle
3 76 (3.72%) Business Objects
4 51 (2.50%) Sybase
5 48 (2.35%) Tableau
6 23 (1.13%) Cognos
6 23 (1.13%) Informatica
7 21 (1.03%) Google
8 20 (0.98%) SAP
8 20 (0.98%) Teradata
9 19 (0.93%) Red Gate
10 16 (0.78%) Facebook
10 16 (0.78%) Vertica
11 14 (0.69%) Apple
12 13 (0.64%) Jaspersoft
12 13 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
13 12 (0.59%) Netezza
14 9 (0.44%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.44%) VMware
14 9 (0.44%) Telerik
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Up to £60,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Clayton Group
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £23000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £23000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 13 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
IT Connections Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Consult Solutions
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday