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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 337 229 194
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 897 1330 1625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 1.28% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.36% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 816 1175 1460
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,800 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%

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
99917 98112 105285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 83183 79195 90333
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% 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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -109 847 £42,750 +4.26% 171
London -34 416 £52,500 +5.00% 65
South East -129 146 £37,500 -11.76% 20
City of London -14 102 £57,500 +4.54% 29
Yorkshire -41 89 £42,500 +14.86% 23
West Yorkshire -14 61 £45,000 +28.57% 12
South West -6 56 £37,500 - 18
Leeds -11 50 £45,000 +25.00% 8
North West -54 46 £35,000 +7.69% 15
West Midlands -51 44 £34,000 -2.85% 11
Surrey -23 32 £42,000 +5.00% 2
Wales +16 30 £37,500 +25.00% 6
South Wales - 27 £40,000 - 5
Buckinghamshire -17 26 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Hampshire -33 24 £30,000 -14.28% 5
East of England -56 23 £32,500 -18.75% 8
East Midlands -12 22 £40,000 - 11
Cardiff - 22 £38,750 - 2
Milton Keynes +7 21 £35,000 -12.50%
Manchester -24 21 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Bristol +9 19 £35,000 -6.66% 8
North Yorkshire +6 18 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Portsmouth -16 16 £29,250 -26.87% 2
Berkshire -26 15 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Kent -53 15 £24,500 -48.42% 5
Cheshire -24 14 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Hertfordshire -34 13 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Nottingham -5 12 £35,500 -18.39% 3
Nottinghamshire -8 12 £35,500 -18.39% 4
East Sussex -10 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1921 (95.57%) SQL
2 1511 (75.17%) SQL Server
3 1043 (51.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1035 (51.49%) T-SQL
5 975 (48.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 694 (34.53%) .NET
7 672 (33.43%) Business Intelligence
8 667 (33.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 620 (30.85%) C#
10 607 (30.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 592 (29.45%) Microsoft
12 529 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
13 497 (24.73%) Finance
14 459 (22.84%) ETL
15 366 (18.21%) MS Excel
15 366 (18.21%) SQL Server 2012
16 341 (16.97%) ASP.NET
17 337 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
18 319 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
19 257 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
20 244 (12.14%) HTML
21 237 (11.79%) Oracle
22 204 (10.15%) JavaScript
23 191 (9.50%) Degree
24 187 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
25 185 (9.20%) Relational Database
26 175 (8.71%) PL/SQL
27 170 (8.46%) XML
28 159 (7.91%) Banking
28 159 (7.91%) VB.NET

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 118 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 23 (1.14%) IIS
3 15 (0.75%) CMS
4 13 (0.65%) SAS
4 13 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.50%) Moodle
6 9 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.25%) EPiServer CMS
7 5 (0.25%) Lync
7 5 (0.25%) Drupal
7 5 (0.25%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.20%) Apache
8 4 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.100%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.100%) Jetty
9 2 (0.100%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.100%) Node.js
10 1 (0.050%) Alfresco
Applications
1 366 (18.21%) MS Excel
2 78 (3.88%) MS Office
3 28 (1.39%) PowerPivot
4 13 (0.65%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.100%) MS Project
8 1 (0.050%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 22 (1.09%) Markit EDM
2 20 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.45%) Agresso
3 9 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.100%) Beauchamp
7 2 (0.100%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.050%) Magento
8 1 (0.050%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.050%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.050%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.050%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.050%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 19 (0.95%) SaaS
2 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (0.50%) Amazon S3
3 10 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.30%) GitHub
5 5 (0.25%) Office 365
5 5 (0.25%) Route 53
5 5 (0.25%) PaaS
6 2 (0.100%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (0.80%) Internet
2 13 (0.65%) Intranet
3 12 (0.60%) HTTP
4 10 (0.50%) DNS
5 7 (0.35%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.20%) SAN
6 4 (0.20%) Firewall
7 2 (0.100%) SSH
8 1 (0.050%) IMAP
8 1 (0.050%) Extranet
8 1 (0.050%) LDAP
8 1 (0.050%) SMTP
8 1 (0.050%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1511 (75.17%) SQL Server
2 1043 (51.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 975 (48.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 667 (33.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 607 (30.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 529 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
7 366 (18.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 257 (12.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 185 (9.20%) Relational Database
10 147 (7.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 93 (4.63%) OLAP
12 74 (3.68%) MySQL
12 74 (3.68%) DTS
13 67 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
14 66 (3.28%) QlikView
15 59 (2.94%) Oracle Database
16 46 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
16 46 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
17 38 (1.89%) OLTP
17 38 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 100 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 97 (4.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 33 (1.64%) Subversion
5 32 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
6 26 (1.29%) Oracle APEX
7 21 (1.04%) Git (software)
8 18 (0.90%) Toad
9 8 (0.40%) JIRA
9 8 (0.40%) Maven
10 7 (0.35%) ReSharper
10 7 (0.35%) Moq
11 6 (0.30%) Jenkins
12 5 (0.25%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.25%) ERwin
13 4 (0.20%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.20%) FrontPage
13 4 (0.20%) NUnit
13 4 (0.20%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.15%) ClearCase
General
1 497 (24.73%) Finance
2 159 (7.91%) Banking
3 125 (6.22%) Marketing
4 81 (4.03%) Retail
5 47 (2.34%) Legal
6 46 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 40 (1.99%) Law
8 33 (1.64%) Telecoms
9 29 (1.44%) Front Office
10 27 (1.34%) Advertising
11 23 (1.14%) Financial Institution
12 21 (1.04%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.95%) Billing
14 10 (0.50%) Games
15 8 (0.40%) Electronics
16 7 (0.35%) Back Office
17 6 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
18 4 (0.20%) Publishing
19 2 (0.100%) General Ledger
20 1 (0.050%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 694 (34.53%) .NET
2 341 (16.97%) ASP.NET
3 244 (12.14%) HTML
4 170 (8.46%) XML
5 157 (7.81%) CSS
6 119 (5.92%) .NET Framework
7 118 (5.87%) jQuery
8 107 (5.32%) Web Services
9 104 (5.17%) WCF
10 80 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (3.83%) MDX
12 71 (3.53%) HTML5
13 55 (2.74%) WPF
14 41 (2.04%) WinForms
15 38 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 37 (1.84%) Ajax
17 36 (1.79%) JSON
18 35 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 28 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
20 27 (1.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 187 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 72 (3.58%) Computer Science
3 61 (3.03%) Replication
4 52 (2.59%) Clustering
5 50 (2.49%) Data Integration
6 37 (1.84%) Management Information System
7 30 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 27 (1.34%) BBC
9 26 (1.29%) Fixed Income
10 24 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 23 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 22 (1.09%) Social Media
12 22 (1.09%) Market Risk
13 20 (1.00%) Mobile App
13 20 (1.00%) Client/Server
14 19 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
15 16 (0.80%) Visualisation
15 16 (0.80%) Derivative
16 15 (0.75%) N-Tier
16 15 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 118 (5.87%) Windows
2 51 (2.54%) UNIX
3 39 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 37 (1.84%) Linux
5 28 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (0.80%) Android
7 13 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (0.55%) Solaris
9 9 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.25%) Windows 7
11 4 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.20%) AIX
11 4 (0.20%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.15%) CentOS
13 2 (0.100%) VMS
13 2 (0.100%) HPUX
14 1 (0.050%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (33.43%) Business Intelligence
2 459 (22.84%) ETL
3 337 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
4 319 (15.87%) Performance Tuning
5 143 (7.11%) MVC
6 112 (5.57%) Data Modelling
7 104 (5.17%) Migration
8 97 (4.83%) Analytics
9 92 (4.58%) Scrum
10 84 (4.18%) Data Analysis
11 75 (3.73%) Kimball Methodology
12 74 (3.68%) E-Commerce
13 68 (3.38%) Web Development
14 66 (3.28%) CRM
15 61 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 61 (3.03%) Data Migration
16 60 (2.99%) Data Management
17 59 (2.94%) Dimensional Modelling
18 58 (2.89%) Unit Testing
19 47 (2.34%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1921 (95.57%) SQL
2 1035 (51.49%) T-SQL
3 620 (30.85%) C#
4 204 (10.15%) JavaScript
5 175 (8.71%) PL/SQL
6 159 (7.91%) VB.NET
7 106 (5.27%) VBA
8 93 (4.63%) Java
9 79 (3.93%) VB
10 34 (1.69%) C++
11 30 (1.49%) PHP
12 20 (1.00%) Shell Script
13 19 (0.95%) VB6
13 19 (0.95%) C
14 18 (0.90%) PowerShell
15 15 (0.75%) Perl
16 13 (0.65%) Python
17 7 (0.35%) VBScript
17 7 (0.35%) XQuery
18 6 (0.30%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 191 (9.50%) Degree
2 105 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 20 (1.00%) MCITP
5 12 (0.60%) MCSE
6 8 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.40%) MCTS
7 7 (0.35%) OCP
7 7 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
7 7 (0.35%) MCDBA
7 7 (0.35%) MCP
8 5 (0.25%) HNC
8 5 (0.25%) HND
9 4 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.15%) MCSD
10 3 (0.15%) MCSA
11 2 (0.100%) OCA
12 1 (0.050%) PhD
12 1 (0.050%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.04%) QA
2 10 (0.50%) SLA
3 8 (0.40%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.050%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.050%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.050%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.100%) StatsD
2 2 (0.100%) Graphite
3 1 (0.050%) Control-M
Vendors
1 592 (29.45%) Microsoft
2 237 (11.79%) Oracle
3 64 (3.18%) Business Objects
4 43 (2.14%) Tableau
5 39 (1.94%) Sybase
6 35 (1.74%) Facebook
7 34 (1.69%) Google
8 29 (1.44%) Apple
9 26 (1.29%) Teradata
10 23 (1.14%) Cognos
11 22 (1.09%) Yahoo!
11 22 (1.09%) SAP
11 22 (1.09%) Sony
12 18 (0.90%) Informatica
12 18 (0.90%) Netezza
13 16 (0.80%) Red Gate
14 11 (0.55%) Twitter
15 9 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
16 8 (0.40%) Adobe
17 6 (0.30%) PeopleSoft
Leicestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 58 minutes ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 Per Annum from £30,000 up to £50,0
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50k - £60k + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire
VIQU
Salary: £24k - 30k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 50k
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £64000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago