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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Developer
Rank 316 222 187
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1011 1442 1746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.90% 1.31% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.39% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 892 1283 1585
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 £38,500
% 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -94 946 £45,000 +12.50% 154
London -48 443 £51,000 +2.00% 57
South East -93 164 £42,000 +5.00% 24
City of London 0 124 £55,000 - 15
Yorkshire -21 94 £42,500 +14.09% 11
South West -1 68 £37,500 +7.14% 24
West Yorkshire -7 65 £43,750 +25.00% 7
West Midlands -22 63 £35,000 +3.70% 12
North West -61 49 £32,000 +6.66% 16
Buckinghamshire -11 41 £40,000 -
Leeds -13 41 £45,000 +26.76% 6
Surrey -7 36 £42,000 -1.17% 3
East of England -86 32 £39,250 -1.87% 5
Scotland +15 29 £41,250 +26.92% 3
East Midlands -4 29 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Bristol +31 26 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wales +31 25 £38,750 -1.89% 6
Manchester -48 25 £37,500 +25.00% 9
South Wales +31 23 £40,000 +1.26% 4
Berkshire -26 21 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Hampshire -28 20 £34,000 -2.85% 8
Birmingham -5 19 £33,750 +0.74%
Hertfordshire -63 19 £32,000 -20.00% 3
Kent -48 18 £25,000 -47.36% 3
Nottingham +10 17 £35,500 -6.57% 2
Milton Keynes +4 17 £37,500 -6.83%
Nottinghamshire +1 17 £35,500 -6.57% 2
Staffordshire -7 17 £32,500 - 2
Wiltshire +8 16 £42,500 +77.08% 2
Warwickshire -1 16 £40,000 -5.88% 2

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2100 (94.89%) SQL
2 1681 (75.96%) SQL Server
3 1168 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1115 (50.38%) T-SQL
5 1092 (49.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 754 (34.07%) .NET
7 748 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
8 738 (33.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 678 (30.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 666 (30.09%) Microsoft
11 663 (29.96%) C#
12 621 (28.06%) Data Warehouse
13 555 (25.08%) ETL
14 526 (23.77%) Finance
15 426 (19.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 411 (18.57%) MS Excel
17 347 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
18 346 (15.63%) ASP.NET
19 334 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
20 274 (12.38%) SQL Server 2005
21 258 (11.66%) Oracle
22 251 (11.34%) HTML
23 228 (10.30%) JavaScript
24 195 (8.81%) Degree
25 187 (8.45%) VB.NET
26 183 (8.27%) XML
26 183 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
27 174 (7.86%) PL/SQL
28 171 (7.73%) Banking
29 169 (7.64%) Relational Database

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 157 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.17%) IIS
3 15 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
4 14 (0.63%) CMS
5 12 (0.54%) SAS
6 10 (0.45%) Moodle
7 9 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.36%) Lync
9 6 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
10 5 (0.23%) Drupal
10 5 (0.23%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.18%) Orchard CMS
12 2 (0.090%) NServiceBus
12 2 (0.090%) Jetty
12 2 (0.090%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.090%) Node.js
12 2 (0.090%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.090%) Apache
Applications
1 411 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 77 (3.48%) MS Office
3 24 (1.08%) PowerPivot
4 14 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.090%) MS Project
6 2 (0.090%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (0.95%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (0.45%) Agresso
5 7 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.090%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.090%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.090%) Beauchamp
10 1 (0.045%) Loan IQ
10 1 (0.045%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.045%) Bond Adapt
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.045%) Magento
10 1 (0.045%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (0.81%) SaaS
2 13 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (0.54%) Office 365
4 10 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 10 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (0.23%) Route 53
5 5 (0.23%) GitHub
6 4 (0.18%) PaaS
7 2 (0.090%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.045%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (0.68%) Intranet
1 15 (0.68%) Internet
2 11 (0.50%) HTTP
3 7 (0.32%) DNS
4 5 (0.23%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.18%) SAN
5 4 (0.18%) Firewall
5 4 (0.18%) iSCSI
6 3 (0.14%) Network Security
6 3 (0.14%) CTI
6 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.090%) SSH
7 2 (0.090%) SMS
8 1 (0.045%) VoIP
8 1 (0.045%) DHCP
8 1 (0.045%) FTP
8 1 (0.045%) LDAP
8 1 (0.045%) GSM
8 1 (0.045%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1681 (75.96%) SQL Server
2 1168 (52.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1092 (49.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 738 (33.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 678 (30.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 621 (28.06%) Data Warehouse
7 426 (19.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 274 (12.38%) SQL Server 2005
9 169 (7.64%) Relational Database
10 167 (7.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 128 (5.78%) OLAP
12 83 (3.75%) QlikView
13 80 (3.62%) Oracle Database
14 79 (3.57%) MySQL
15 74 (3.34%) DTS
16 70 (3.16%) OLAP Cube
17 57 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
18 45 (2.03%) OLTP
19 44 (1.99%) Oracle Reports
20 43 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 134 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 110 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 75 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 37 (1.67%) Subversion
5 28 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
6 26 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
7 20 (0.90%) Git (software)
8 15 (0.68%) Toad
9 9 (0.41%) JIRA
10 8 (0.36%) Jenkins
10 8 (0.36%) Maven
11 7 (0.32%) FrontPage
11 7 (0.32%) ClearCase
11 7 (0.32%) Moq
11 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
12 5 (0.23%) SoapUI
12 5 (0.23%) Expression Web
13 4 (0.18%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.14%) JDeveloper
14 3 (0.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 526 (23.77%) Finance
2 171 (7.73%) Banking
3 131 (5.92%) Marketing
4 87 (3.93%) Retail
5 59 (2.67%) Legal
6 55 (2.49%) Law
6 55 (2.49%) Investment Banking
7 33 (1.49%) Advertising
8 32 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 32 (1.45%) Front Office
9 20 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 19 (0.86%) Financial Institution
10 19 (0.86%) Billing
11 12 (0.54%) Back Office
11 12 (0.54%) Electronics
12 10 (0.45%) Games
13 9 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.27%) Publishing
15 3 (0.14%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.090%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 754 (34.07%) .NET
2 346 (15.63%) ASP.NET
3 251 (11.34%) HTML
4 183 (8.27%) XML
5 165 (7.46%) CSS
6 132 (5.96%) .NET Framework
7 126 (5.69%) Web Services
8 106 (4.79%) jQuery
9 104 (4.70%) WCF
10 88 (3.98%) MDX
11 81 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (3.03%) WPF
13 61 (2.76%) HTML5
14 47 (2.12%) WinForms
15 43 (1.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 38 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 32 (1.45%) Ajax
18 31 (1.40%) JSON
19 30 (1.36%) CSS3
20 27 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 183 (8.27%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 60 (2.71%) Replication
4 59 (2.67%) Clustering
5 46 (2.08%) Data Integration
6 32 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 32 (1.45%) BBC
7 28 (1.27%) Fixed Income
8 27 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 27 (1.22%) Social Media
9 26 (1.17%) Data Structures
9 26 (1.17%) N-Tier
9 26 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 25 (1.13%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.08%) Hedge funds
12 23 (1.04%) Market Risk
13 22 (0.99%) Open Source
13 22 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (0.90%) Mobile App
14 20 (0.90%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 123 (5.56%) Windows
2 65 (2.94%) UNIX
3 47 (2.12%) Linux
4 32 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (0.86%) Android
7 13 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.23%) Solaris
9 5 (0.23%) AIX
10 4 (0.18%) Windows NT
10 4 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.14%) CentOS
12 2 (0.090%) VMS
12 2 (0.090%) HPUX
13 1 (0.045%) SUSE
13 1 (0.045%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (33.80%) Business Intelligence
2 555 (25.08%) ETL
3 347 (15.68%) Agile Software Development
4 334 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
5 155 (7.00%) Data Modelling
6 143 (6.46%) MVC
7 102 (4.61%) Migration
8 96 (4.34%) Scrum
9 90 (4.07%) Analytics
10 82 (3.71%) Data Analysis
11 81 (3.66%) E-Commerce
12 80 (3.62%) Kimball Methodology
13 74 (3.34%) CRM
14 68 (3.07%) Web Development
15 64 (2.89%) User Acceptance Testing
15 64 (2.89%) Dimensional Modelling
16 60 (2.71%) Unit Testing
17 57 (2.58%) Data Migration
17 57 (2.58%) Data Management
18 55 (2.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2100 (94.89%) SQL
2 1115 (50.38%) T-SQL
3 663 (29.96%) C#
4 228 (10.30%) JavaScript
5 187 (8.45%) VB.NET
6 174 (7.86%) PL/SQL
7 99 (4.47%) VBA
8 98 (4.43%) Java
9 95 (4.29%) VB
10 35 (1.58%) C++
11 28 (1.27%) PHP
12 25 (1.13%) Perl
12 25 (1.13%) VB6
13 22 (0.99%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.95%) PowerShell
15 17 (0.77%) C
15 17 (0.77%) VBScript
16 16 (0.72%) Python
17 8 (0.36%) XPath
18 6 (0.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 195 (8.81%) Degree
2 119 (5.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (1.36%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.04%) MCITP
5 16 (0.72%) MCTS
6 15 (0.68%) MCSE
7 12 (0.54%) MCDBA
8 10 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 10 (0.45%) OCP
8 10 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 5 (0.23%) MCP
10 3 (0.14%) MCAD
10 3 (0.14%) MCSA
11 2 (0.090%) HNC
11 2 (0.090%) HND
12 1 (0.045%) MCSD
12 1 (0.045%) PhD
12 1 (0.045%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.045%) MBA
12 1 (0.045%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (2.26%) QA
2 8 (0.36%) SLA
3 7 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.090%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.045%) GAMP
System Software
1 10 (0.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.27%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.090%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.045%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.090%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.090%) StatsD
1 2 (0.090%) Graphite
2 1 (0.045%) Control-M
Vendors
1 666 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 258 (11.66%) Oracle
3 75 (3.39%) Business Objects
4 42 (1.90%) Sybase
5 40 (1.81%) Facebook
6 38 (1.72%) Google
6 38 (1.72%) Tableau
7 34 (1.54%) Apple
8 27 (1.22%) Sony
8 27 (1.22%) Yahoo!
9 26 (1.17%) Cognos
10 20 (0.90%) SAP
10 20 (0.90%) Red Gate
11 18 (0.81%) Teradata
12 16 (0.72%) Informatica
13 12 (0.54%) MicroStrategy
13 12 (0.54%) Netezza
14 9 (0.41%) Adobe
15 7 (0.32%) Twitter
16 6 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
North Shields, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Derbyshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 Days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Project Services Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonuses, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago