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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 252 245 222
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1256 1380 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.15% 1.18% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.25% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1125 1247 1275
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
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 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -9 1182 £42,500 - 162
London -12 500 £52,500 +5.00% 45
South East -29 242 £37,500 -11.76% 31
City of London -7 134 £52,500 -4.10% 19
North West +59 128 £37,500 +7.14% 23
Yorkshire -19 105 £40,000 - 18
Berkshire +14 68 £37,500 -14.28% 7
South West -2 66 £40,000 +14.28% 25
West Yorkshire -27 65 £38,000 -5.00% 10
East of England -1 60 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Manchester +36 58 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Leeds +1 56 £40,000 +11.11% 6
West Midlands -65 54 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Cheshire +21 52 £38,000 +5.55% 6
Hampshire +11 39 £40,000 - 6
Warrington +35 38 £37,500 +11.94% 4
Scotland +11 38 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Reading +10 38 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Glasgow +14 34 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 34 £35,000 -22.22% 6
Kent +3 28 £25,000 -48.45%
Hertfordshire -9 28 £45,000 - 4
East Sussex +43 26 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Bristol +4 26 £43,500 +29.85% 6
East Midlands -13 25 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Surrey -17 25 £47,500 +11.76% 5
South Yorkshire +17 21 £40,000 +28.00% 3
Milton Keynes -1 21 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Brighton +35 20 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Sheffield +14 20 £40,000 +23.07%

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2255 (96.45%) SQL
2 1701 (72.75%) SQL Server
3 1216 (52.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1183 (50.60%) T-SQL
5 1041 (44.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 862 (36.87%) Business Intelligence
7 711 (30.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 686 (29.34%) .NET
9 638 (27.29%) Data Warehouse
10 608 (26.01%) Microsoft
11 581 (24.85%) C#
11 581 (24.85%) Finance
12 554 (23.70%) ETL
13 543 (23.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 397 (16.98%) MS Excel
14 397 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
15 391 (16.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 318 (13.60%) Performance Tuning
17 305 (13.05%) ASP.NET
18 266 (11.38%) Oracle
19 265 (11.33%) Degree
20 224 (9.58%) PL/SQL
21 220 (9.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 205 (8.77%) Banking
23 196 (8.38%) Relational Database
24 194 (8.30%) HTML
25 192 (8.21%) JavaScript
25 192 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
26 190 (8.13%) Data Modelling
27 176 (7.53%) XML

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 93 (3.98%) SharePoint
2 56 (2.40%) IIS
3 12 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (0.51%) Apache Pig
4 11 (0.47%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.43%) CMS
5 10 (0.43%) SAS
6 9 (0.38%) DNN
7 8 (0.34%) Jetty
7 8 (0.34%) Apache
8 7 (0.30%) JBoss
9 6 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.17%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.13%) Umbraco
11 3 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.13%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.13%) Lync
12 2 (0.086%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.043%) Tomcat
Applications
1 397 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 60 (2.57%) MS Office
3 37 (1.58%) PowerPivot
4 14 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (0.60%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.043%) FastStats
6 1 (0.043%) SPSS
6 1 (0.043%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 14 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.13%) Line 50
8 2 (0.086%) PORTIA
8 2 (0.086%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (0.086%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.086%) Adobe Campaign
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle Assets
9 1 (0.043%) Sage CRM
9 1 (0.043%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.043%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.043%) thinkFolio
9 1 (0.043%) Beauchamp
9 1 (0.043%) Bond Adapt
9 1 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 52 (2.22%) SaaS
2 20 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.086%) SmartFocus
4 2 (0.086%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.086%) GitHub
5 1 (0.043%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.03%) Internet
2 14 (0.60%) Skype
3 6 (0.26%) Intranet
4 5 (0.21%) SAN
4 5 (0.21%) HTTP
4 5 (0.21%) NAS
5 2 (0.086%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.086%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.086%) DNS
5 2 (0.086%) SSL
5 2 (0.086%) Broadband
6 1 (0.043%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1701 (72.75%) SQL Server
2 1216 (52.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1041 (44.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 711 (30.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 638 (27.29%) Data Warehouse
6 543 (23.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 391 (16.72%) SQL Server 2012
8 220 (9.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 196 (8.38%) Relational Database
10 169 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 131 (5.60%) OLAP
12 118 (5.05%) Big Data
13 112 (4.79%) Oracle Database
14 78 (3.34%) MySQL
15 73 (3.12%) BusinessObjects
16 72 (3.08%) MongoDB
17 70 (2.99%) QlikView
18 62 (2.65%) Hadoop
18 62 (2.65%) DTS
19 51 (2.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 117 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 77 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 55 (2.35%) Subversion
4 33 (1.41%) Oracle Forms
4 33 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 27 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
6 19 (0.81%) Toad
7 17 (0.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 17 (0.73%) Git (software)
8 16 (0.68%) JIRA
9 13 (0.56%) Mercurial
9 13 (0.56%) SpecFlow
10 12 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (0.51%) TeamCity
10 12 (0.51%) PowerBuilder
11 10 (0.43%) NUnit
12 9 (0.38%) ClearCase
13 8 (0.34%) Selenium
14 7 (0.30%) Log4Net
15 6 (0.26%) MSTest
General
1 581 (24.85%) Finance
2 205 (8.77%) Banking
3 130 (5.56%) Marketing
4 82 (3.51%) Retail
5 69 (2.95%) Investment Banking
6 67 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 65 (2.78%) Front Office
8 59 (2.52%) Games
9 45 (1.92%) Back Office
10 37 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 31 (1.33%) Legal
12 26 (1.11%) Financial Institution
13 21 (0.90%) Advertising
14 16 (0.68%) Electronics
14 16 (0.68%) Law
15 11 (0.47%) French Language
16 10 (0.43%) German Language
17 6 (0.26%) International Banking
17 6 (0.26%) Automotive
17 6 (0.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (29.34%) .NET
2 305 (13.05%) ASP.NET
3 194 (8.30%) HTML
4 176 (7.53%) XML
5 140 (5.99%) CSS
6 113 (4.83%) MDX
7 107 (4.58%) jQuery
8 105 (4.49%) .NET Framework
9 88 (3.76%) WCF
10 84 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 66 (2.82%) Web Services
12 60 (2.57%) Entity Framework
13 50 (2.14%) Ajax
14 47 (2.01%) LINQ
15 44 (1.88%) SOAP
16 42 (1.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 36 (1.54%) WPF
18 27 (1.15%) HTML5
19 26 (1.11%) WinForms
20 25 (1.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 192 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
2 139 (5.95%) Computer Science
3 88 (3.76%) Replication
4 83 (3.55%) Data Integration
5 79 (3.38%) Visualisation
6 55 (2.35%) Clustering
7 51 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 49 (2.10%) Management Information System
9 40 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 40 (1.71%) Hedge funds
10 34 (1.45%) Data Structures
11 32 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 25 (1.07%) iPhone
12 25 (1.07%) Derivative
13 24 (1.03%) N-Tier
14 22 (0.94%) Fixed Income
14 22 (0.94%) Data Extraction
15 20 (0.86%) Equities
16 19 (0.81%) Credit Risk
17 16 (0.68%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 160 (6.84%) Windows
2 67 (2.87%) Linux
3 66 (2.82%) Android
4 63 (2.69%) UNIX
5 18 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.60%) AIX
8 12 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.17%) Windows CE
11 4 (0.17%) Solaris
11 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
11 4 (0.17%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.086%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.043%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.043%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.043%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 862 (36.87%) Business Intelligence
2 554 (23.70%) ETL
3 397 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
4 318 (13.60%) Performance Tuning
5 190 (8.13%) Data Modelling
6 135 (5.77%) MVC
7 133 (5.69%) SDLC
8 125 (5.35%) Data Analysis
9 122 (5.22%) Migration
10 117 (5.00%) Scrum
11 95 (4.06%) Analytics
12 82 (3.51%) Kimball Methodology
13 79 (3.38%) OO
14 78 (3.34%) Web Development
15 70 (2.99%) Software Engineering
16 69 (2.95%) TDD
17 68 (2.91%) Data Management
18 67 (2.87%) CRM
19 62 (2.65%) Unit Testing
20 54 (2.31%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2255 (96.45%) SQL
2 1183 (50.60%) T-SQL
3 581 (24.85%) C#
4 224 (9.58%) PL/SQL
5 192 (8.21%) JavaScript
6 144 (6.16%) Java
7 134 (5.73%) VBA
8 131 (5.60%) VB.NET
9 63 (2.69%) VB
10 41 (1.75%) Shell Script
11 36 (1.54%) PowerShell
12 27 (1.15%) Python
13 24 (1.03%) C
13 24 (1.03%) C++
14 19 (0.81%) PHP
15 18 (0.77%) Perl
16 16 (0.68%) Bash Shell
16 16 (0.68%) Ruby
17 11 (0.47%) COBOL
18 8 (0.34%) R
Qualifications
1 265 (11.33%) Degree
2 71 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.68%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.47%) MCITP
6 10 (0.43%) MCP
6 10 (0.43%) MCTS
7 7 (0.30%) MCSD
8 6 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.21%) MCSE
10 3 (0.13%) MCSA
10 3 (0.13%) MCDBA
10 3 (0.13%) MCAD
11 2 (0.086%) MCPD
12 1 (0.043%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.043%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.043%) HNC
12 1 (0.043%) HND
12 1 (0.043%) OCP
12 1 (0.043%) OCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (4.88%) QA
2 36 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.98%) SLA
4 11 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.26%) HL7
6 4 (0.17%) MiFID
7 3 (0.13%) EMIR
8 2 (0.086%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.086%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.086%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.043%) FATCA
System Software
1 20 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
2 13 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 18 (0.77%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.17%) Control-M
3 2 (0.086%) SCCM
3 2 (0.086%) SCOM
4 1 (0.043%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.043%) Puppet
4 1 (0.043%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.043%) OpenView
4 1 (0.043%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 608 (26.01%) Microsoft
2 266 (11.38%) Oracle
3 63 (2.69%) Tableau
4 52 (2.22%) Sybase
5 44 (1.88%) Cognos
6 43 (1.84%) Red Gate
7 41 (1.75%) Google
8 25 (1.07%) SAP
9 24 (1.03%) Vertica
10 19 (0.81%) Perforce
11 17 (0.73%) Telerik
11 17 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
12 15 (0.64%) Informatica
13 14 (0.60%) Xamarin
14 12 (0.51%) Apple
15 11 (0.47%) Jaspersoft
15 11 (0.47%) Facebook
16 10 (0.43%) IBM
17 8 (0.34%) VMware
17 8 (0.34%) Sony
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 45-50k
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benfits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago