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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 83 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3280 3412 3640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 3.24% 3.21% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.37% 3.32% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2897 3093 3270
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016 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 11 February 2016. 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 +4 3132 £45,000 +5.88% 434
London +6 1276 £52,500 +3.44% 157
South East +16 623 £40,000 - 77
Yorkshire +7 375 £40,000 +6.66% 62
West Yorkshire +9 277 £42,000 +10.52% 39
Leeds +9 233 £40,000 - 31
North West +17 197 £40,000 +2.56% 58
West Midlands -21 190 £37,500 +7.14% 21
City of London -10 180 £52,500 +0.96% 47
East of England -32 180 £44,250 +10.62% 14
Berkshire +55 173 £42,500 +6.25% 8
South West -14 173 £37,500 -1.31% 27
Surrey -6 104 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Manchester +18 102 £41,000 +2.50% 31
East Midlands -21 101 £36,500 -2.66% 13
Hertfordshire +11 90 £42,500 -8.60% 3
Buckinghamshire +7 77 £41,000 +8.60% 8
Hampshire -5 68 £37,500 +15.38% 15
Scotland +20 66 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Kent -1 62 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Oxfordshire -2 60 £38,500 +10.00% 9
Milton Keynes +19 59 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Slough +18 56 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Staffordshire +13 54 £35,000 - 4
Bristol +8 54 £40,000 +14.28% 7
Reading +37 53 £40,000 +14.28% 5
South Yorkshire +11 53 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Warwickshire -8 50 £38,750 -3.12%
Sheffield +11 47 £37,500 +25.00% 7
Warwick +10 46 £40,000 +45.45%

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 6103 (89.42%) SQL
2 4767 (69.85%) SQL Server
3 3253 (47.66%) C#
4 3154 (46.21%) .NET
5 2549 (37.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2368 (34.70%) T-SQL
7 2251 (32.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2092 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
9 1986 (29.10%) JavaScript
10 1917 (28.09%) Microsoft
11 1876 (27.49%) Finance
12 1805 (26.45%) ASP.NET
13 1719 (25.19%) HTML
14 1683 (24.66%) Business Intelligence
15 1499 (21.96%) MVC
16 1410 (20.66%) CSS
17 1261 (18.48%) Data Warehouse
18 1240 (18.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 1187 (17.39%) ETL
20 1069 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
21 1064 (15.59%) MS Excel
22 1018 (14.92%) Oracle
23 920 (13.48%) jQuery
24 896 (13.13%) XML
25 862 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
26 831 (12.18%) .NET Framework
27 821 (12.03%) Java
28 789 (11.56%) Degree
29 770 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
30 725 (10.62%) TDD

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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
1 299 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 205 (3.00%) IIS
3 95 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 94 (1.38%) CMS
5 65 (0.95%) JBoss
6 61 (0.89%) WebSphere
7 60 (0.88%) Umbraco
8 59 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
9 53 (0.78%) Tomcat
10 52 (0.76%) Node.js
11 48 (0.70%) SAS
12 39 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
13 35 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
14 34 (0.50%) Apache
14 34 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
15 27 (0.40%) WebLogic
16 26 (0.38%) Apache Spark
17 21 (0.31%) Apache Solr
17 21 (0.31%) Drupal
18 14 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 1064 (15.59%) MS Excel
2 101 (1.48%) MS Office
3 29 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 27 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
5 14 (0.21%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.15%) SPSS
7 6 (0.088%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.088%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.044%) Mathematica
9 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 50 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.69%) Markit EDM
3 21 (0.31%) FastStats
4 20 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.19%) Visualfiles
7 12 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 9 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 7 (0.10%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 7 (0.10%) Oracle EBS R12
10 5 (0.073%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.073%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.059%) Eagle PACE
11 4 (0.059%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.059%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.059%) SAP Business One
11 4 (0.059%) SDL Web 8
12 3 (0.044%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 258 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 98 (1.44%) SaaS
3 73 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (0.22%) GitHub
5 13 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (0.18%) Office 365
7 11 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (0.15%) PaaS
9 9 (0.13%) Google Analytics
10 6 (0.088%) Amazon S3
11 5 (0.073%) Google Apps
11 5 (0.073%) Trello
12 4 (0.059%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.044%) Google Compute Engine
13 3 (0.044%) Google Drive
14 2 (0.029%) AdWords
14 2 (0.029%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.015%) Amazon EMR
15 1 (0.015%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 46 (0.67%) HTTP
2 43 (0.63%) Internet
3 37 (0.54%) Intranet
4 18 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 17 (0.25%) FTP
6 16 (0.23%) Skype
7 15 (0.22%) SMTP
8 14 (0.21%) Kerberos
9 13 (0.19%) SMPP
10 11 (0.16%) LDAP
11 9 (0.13%) DNS
12 6 (0.088%) Firewall
12 6 (0.088%) SSL
13 5 (0.073%) Telnet
14 4 (0.059%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.059%) IPv6
14 4 (0.059%) Network Security
14 4 (0.059%) PBX
14 4 (0.059%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (0.044%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4767 (69.85%) SQL Server
2 2549 (37.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2251 (32.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1261 (18.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1240 (18.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1069 (15.66%) SQL Server 2008
7 862 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 489 (7.16%) Relational Database
9 406 (5.95%) SQL Server 2014
10 363 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 271 (3.97%) Oracle Database
12 257 (3.77%) OLAP
13 246 (3.60%) RDBMS
14 215 (3.15%) MySQL
15 203 (2.97%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 194 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
16 194 (2.84%) QlikView
17 163 (2.39%) Big Data
18 157 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
19 149 (2.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 643 (9.42%) Visual Studio
2 584 (8.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 285 (4.18%) Subversion
4 230 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 130 (1.90%) Selenium
6 94 (1.38%) NUnit
7 88 (1.29%) Eclipse
8 87 (1.27%) TeamCity
9 86 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
10 80 (1.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 79 (1.16%) JIRA
12 75 (1.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 64 (0.94%) Maven
14 61 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 58 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
16 56 (0.82%) Mercurial
17 53 (0.78%) ReSharper
17 53 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
18 52 (0.76%) MSTest
19 45 (0.66%) Toad
General
1 1876 (27.49%) Finance
2 542 (7.94%) Banking
3 264 (3.87%) Marketing
4 233 (3.41%) Retail
5 225 (3.30%) Front Office
6 193 (2.83%) Investment Banking
7 164 (2.40%) Telecoms
8 159 (2.33%) Legal
9 143 (2.10%) Back Office
10 86 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 86 (1.26%) Law
11 76 (1.11%) Advertising
12 62 (0.91%) Manufacturing
13 51 (0.75%) Games
14 49 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
15 31 (0.45%) Automotive
16 29 (0.42%) Billing
17 24 (0.35%) Publishing
18 21 (0.31%) Electronics
19 7 (0.10%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3154 (46.21%) .NET
2 1805 (26.45%) ASP.NET
3 1719 (25.19%) HTML
4 1410 (20.66%) CSS
5 920 (13.48%) jQuery
6 896 (13.13%) XML
7 831 (12.18%) .NET Framework
8 770 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 688 (10.08%) WCF
10 683 (10.01%) Web Services
11 506 (7.41%) AngularJS
12 500 (7.33%) HTML5
13 453 (6.64%) Ajax
14 431 (6.32%) Entity Framework
15 375 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web API
15 375 (5.49%) WPF
16 310 (4.54%) MDX
17 292 (4.28%) CSS3
18 247 (3.62%) LINQ
19 245 (3.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 609 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 453 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 208 (3.05%) Data Integration
4 167 (2.45%) Mathematics
5 160 (2.34%) Hedge funds
6 140 (2.05%) User Experience
7 131 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 127 (1.86%) Equities
9 106 (1.55%) Visualisation
10 100 (1.47%) Data Structures
11 97 (1.42%) Statistics
12 86 (1.26%) Replication
13 85 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
14 82 (1.20%) Derivative
15 74 (1.08%) Fixed Income
16 62 (0.91%) Algorithms
17 60 (0.88%) Management Information System
17 60 (0.88%) NHS
18 55 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 54 (0.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 594 (8.70%) Windows
2 255 (3.74%) Linux
3 202 (2.96%) Unix
4 129 (1.89%) Android
5 104 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 84 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 31 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.21%) Windows Phone
10 9 (0.13%) AIX
11 7 (0.10%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.044%) Solaris
12 3 (0.044%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.029%) HPUX
13 2 (0.029%) OS/390
13 2 (0.029%) zOS
14 1 (0.015%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.015%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.015%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2092 (30.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1683 (24.66%) Business Intelligence
3 1499 (21.96%) MVC
4 1187 (17.39%) ETL
5 725 (10.62%) TDD
6 588 (8.62%) OO
7 517 (7.58%) Scrum
8 499 (7.31%) SDLC
9 464 (6.80%) Software Engineering
10 412 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
11 384 (5.63%) Web Development
12 381 (5.58%) Data Modelling
13 373 (5.47%) Unit Testing
14 298 (4.37%) Continuous Integration
15 272 (3.99%) Mentoring
16 267 (3.91%) Analytics
17 242 (3.55%) OOP
18 224 (3.28%) E-Commerce
19 222 (3.25%) Asset Management
20 215 (3.15%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 6103 (89.42%) SQL
2 3253 (47.66%) C#
3 2368 (34.70%) T-SQL
4 1986 (29.10%) JavaScript
5 821 (12.03%) Java
6 628 (9.20%) PL/SQL
7 532 (7.79%) VB.NET
8 394 (5.77%) VB
9 307 (4.50%) VBA
10 256 (3.75%) C++
11 245 (3.59%) Python
12 216 (3.16%) PHP
13 140 (2.05%) PowerShell
14 105 (1.54%) VB6
15 94 (1.38%) C
16 87 (1.27%) Ruby
17 72 (1.05%) Shell Script
18 61 (0.89%) VBScript
19 59 (0.86%) XPath
20 58 (0.85%) Perl
Qualifications
1 789 (11.56%) Degree
2 208 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (0.64%) MCP
4 34 (0.50%) MCTS
5 32 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 30 (0.44%) MCSE
7 24 (0.35%) MCSD
8 18 (0.26%) MCAD
9 12 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (0.16%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.10%) BC Cleared
11 7 (0.10%) MCPD
12 5 (0.073%) DV Cleared
12 5 (0.073%) MCDBA
12 5 (0.073%) PhD
13 4 (0.059%) CFA
13 4 (0.059%) ISEB
13 4 (0.059%) MCSA
14 3 (0.044%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.044%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 218 (3.19%) Data Quality
2 180 (2.64%) QA
3 52 (0.76%) MiFID
4 30 (0.44%) SLA
5 5 (0.073%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.059%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.044%) AIFMD
7 3 (0.044%) HL7
7 3 (0.044%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.029%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.015%) Basel II
9 1 (0.015%) GAAP
9 1 (0.015%) IAS 39
System Software
1 54 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 12 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.10%) HDFS
4 6 (0.088%) Docker
5 4 (0.059%) NFS
5 4 (0.059%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.059%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.029%) iptables
6 2 (0.029%) Varnish
7 1 (0.015%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.015%) Cronacle
7 1 (0.015%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.015%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.015%) XenApp
7 1 (0.015%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.015%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (0.32%) Control-M
2 13 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.073%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (0.059%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.059%) Oracle Flashback
5 4 (0.059%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.029%) Kibana
6 2 (0.029%) logstash
7 1 (0.015%) Grafana
7 1 (0.015%) Oozie
7 1 (0.015%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.015%) SCCM
7 1 (0.015%) SCOM
7 1 (0.015%) StatsD
7 1 (0.015%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1917 (28.09%) Microsoft
2 1018 (14.92%) Oracle
3 204 (2.99%) Tableau
4 130 (1.90%) Informatica
5 73 (1.07%) Sybase
6 69 (1.01%) SAP
7 65 (0.95%) Google
7 65 (0.95%) IBM
8 53 (0.78%) Talend
9 52 (0.76%) Trillium
10 49 (0.72%) Cognos
11 46 (0.67%) Facebook
12 45 (0.66%) Xamarin
13 38 (0.56%) Red Gate
14 34 (0.50%) Twitter
14 34 (0.50%) Yahoo!
15 32 (0.47%) Telerik
16 31 (0.45%) Apple
17 30 (0.44%) Adobe
17 30 (0.44%) Sony
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
HW Search & Selection
Posted: 2 hours ago
Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Qualserv
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £30k - 38k per year + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Auriol Resource
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + discretionary bonus + excellent be
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago