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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Developer
Rank 332 233 207
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -26
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 879 1328 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 1.25% 1.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.32% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1160 1349
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 £60,400 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +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
99934 100679 103565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.48% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82413 80836 87730
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 26 February 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 26 February 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 -98 829 £42,500 - 199
London -58 396 £50,000 +5.26% 76
South East -110 151 £35,000 -17.64% 30
Yorkshire -14 105 £40,000 +14.28% 30
City of London -23 81 £55,000 - 32
West Yorkshire -27 67 £42,500 +21.42% 16
Leeds -5 57 £42,500 +21.42% 11
West Midlands -61 47 £34,000 -9.33% 15
North West -58 42 £38,000 +16.92% 18
South West -11 41 £37,500 - 16
North Yorkshire +28 30 £40,000 +8.10% 8
Surrey -23 29 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Hampshire -3 27 £30,000 -25.00% 8
Wales +9 26 £37,500 +25.00% 7
East Midlands -1 25 £40,000 - 9
Manchester -9 24 £38,500 +28.33% 10
South Wales +5 22 £37,500 - 7
Kent -42 19 £25,000 -47.36% 3
East of England -50 19 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Cardiff 0 18 £37,500 - 2
Portsmouth -8 18 £31,250 -30.55% 2
East Sussex -5 17 £33,500 -16.25% 4
Milton Keynes +10 16 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire -20 16 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Berkshire -32 14 £35,000 -22.22% 3
Worcestershire +6 13 £34,000 - 1
West Sussex +1 12 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 12 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Nottingham -10 12 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Brighton -12 12 £40,000 - 4

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 1866 (95.84%) SQL
2 1460 (74.99%) SQL Server
3 1033 (53.06%) T-SQL
4 1010 (51.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 933 (47.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 679 (34.87%) .NET
7 665 (34.16%) Business Intelligence
8 648 (33.28%) SQL Server 2008
9 612 (31.43%) C#
10 579 (29.74%) Microsoft
11 571 (29.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 521 (26.76%) Data Warehouse
13 507 (26.04%) Finance
14 437 (22.44%) ETL
15 355 (18.23%) ASP.NET
16 352 (18.08%) MS Excel
17 351 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
18 344 (17.67%) SQL Server 2012
19 330 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
20 247 (12.69%) SQL Server 2005
21 236 (12.12%) HTML
22 226 (11.61%) Oracle
23 207 (10.63%) Relational Database
24 196 (10.07%) JavaScript
25 187 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
26 177 (9.09%) XML
27 169 (8.68%) Degree
28 168 (8.63%) PL/SQL
29 163 (8.37%) VB.NET
30 154 (7.91%) Banking

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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
1 106 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 26 (1.34%) IIS
3 16 (0.82%) CMS
4 12 (0.62%) SAS
4 12 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (0.51%) Moodle
6 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
7 5 (0.26%) Drupal
7 5 (0.26%) GlassFish
8 4 (0.21%) Apache
8 4 (0.21%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.10%) Node.js
9 2 (0.10%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.10%) Jetty
9 2 (0.10%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.10%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.10%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.051%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 352 (18.08%) MS Excel
2 76 (3.90%) MS Office
3 28 (1.44%) PowerPivot
4 12 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.10%) MS Project
8 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (0.98%) Markit EDM
2 18 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.46%) Agresso
3 9 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.10%) Beauchamp
7 2 (0.10%) thinkFolio
8 1 (0.051%) Magento
8 1 (0.051%) Misys Midas
8 1 (0.051%) Bond Adapt
8 1 (0.051%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.051%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (0.82%) SaaS
2 12 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (0.51%) Amazon S3
3 10 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (0.31%) GitHub
5 5 (0.26%) Route 53
5 5 (0.26%) PaaS
6 2 (0.10%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.051%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (0.87%) Internet
2 12 (0.62%) HTTP
3 11 (0.56%) Intranet
4 10 (0.51%) DNS
5 7 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.10%) SAN
6 2 (0.10%) SSH
7 1 (0.051%) IMAP
7 1 (0.051%) NAS
7 1 (0.051%) Firewall
7 1 (0.051%) LDAP
7 1 (0.051%) SMTP
7 1 (0.051%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1460 (74.99%) SQL Server
2 1010 (51.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 933 (47.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 648 (33.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 571 (29.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 521 (26.76%) Data Warehouse
7 344 (17.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 247 (12.69%) SQL Server 2005
9 207 (10.63%) Relational Database
10 131 (6.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 81 (4.16%) OLAP
12 76 (3.90%) MySQL
13 68 (3.49%) QlikView
14 67 (3.44%) DTS
15 59 (3.03%) OLAP Cube
16 56 (2.88%) Oracle Database
17 52 (2.67%) Oracle Reports
18 47 (2.41%) Big Data
19 40 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
20 37 (1.90%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 93 (4.78%) Visual Studio
2 82 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
4 38 (1.95%) Subversion
5 37 (1.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 21 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 20 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
8 17 (0.87%) Toad
9 9 (0.46%) JIRA
10 8 (0.41%) Maven
10 8 (0.41%) NUnit
10 8 (0.41%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.36%) Moq
11 7 (0.36%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.31%) Log4Net
12 6 (0.31%) Rhino Mocks
13 5 (0.26%) SoapUI
13 5 (0.26%) ERwin
14 4 (0.21%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.21%) Mercurial
General
1 507 (26.04%) Finance
2 154 (7.91%) Banking
3 116 (5.96%) Marketing
4 87 (4.47%) Retail
5 41 (2.11%) Legal
6 40 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 37 (1.90%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.44%) Front Office
8 28 (1.44%) Law
9 22 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 21 (1.08%) Advertising
11 20 (1.03%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.72%) Billing
13 9 (0.46%) Games
14 8 (0.41%) Electronics
15 6 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.26%) Back Office
16 5 (0.26%) Publishing
17 4 (0.21%) General Ledger
18 3 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 679 (34.87%) .NET
2 355 (18.23%) ASP.NET
3 236 (12.12%) HTML
4 177 (9.09%) XML
5 150 (7.70%) CSS
6 119 (6.11%) jQuery
7 111 (5.70%) .NET Framework
8 98 (5.03%) WCF
9 93 (4.78%) Web Services
10 82 (4.21%) MDX
11 80 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 72 (3.70%) HTML5
13 47 (2.41%) WPF
14 38 (1.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 38 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 37 (1.90%) WinForms
16 35 (1.80%) JSON
16 35 (1.80%) Ajax
17 33 (1.69%) LINQ
18 28 (1.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 187 (9.60%) Analytical Skills
2 66 (3.39%) Replication
3 59 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 56 (2.88%) Data Integration
5 55 (2.82%) Clustering
6 39 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 29 (1.49%) Data Structures
8 28 (1.44%) Fixed Income
9 23 (1.18%) Hedge funds
9 23 (1.18%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.13%) Mathematics
11 21 (1.08%) BBC
12 20 (1.03%) Digital Media
13 19 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
14 18 (0.92%) Social Media
14 18 (0.92%) Visualisation
14 18 (0.92%) Market Risk
15 15 (0.77%) Derivative
16 14 (0.72%) Social Network
16 14 (0.72%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 109 (5.60%) Windows
2 44 (2.26%) UNIX
3 39 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (1.80%) Linux
5 26 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (0.77%) Android
7 13 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 13 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (0.62%) Solaris
9 6 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.21%) Windows NT
11 3 (0.15%) CentOS
12 2 (0.10%) VMS
12 2 (0.10%) AIX
13 1 (0.051%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (34.16%) Business Intelligence
2 437 (22.44%) ETL
3 351 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
4 330 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
5 129 (6.63%) MVC
6 115 (5.91%) Data Modelling
7 107 (5.50%) Migration
8 94 (4.83%) Data Analysis
9 90 (4.62%) Scrum
9 90 (4.62%) Analytics
10 85 (4.37%) Kimball Methodology
11 66 (3.39%) E-Commerce
12 63 (3.24%) Data Management
13 62 (3.18%) Web Development
14 60 (3.08%) Dimensional Modelling
14 60 (3.08%) Data Migration
15 59 (3.03%) CRM
16 56 (2.88%) Time Management
17 55 (2.82%) Unit Testing
18 54 (2.77%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1866 (95.84%) SQL
2 1033 (53.06%) T-SQL
3 612 (31.43%) C#
4 196 (10.07%) JavaScript
5 168 (8.63%) PL/SQL
6 163 (8.37%) VB.NET
7 118 (6.06%) VBA
8 97 (4.98%) Java
9 81 (4.16%) VB
10 28 (1.44%) PHP
10 28 (1.44%) C++
11 20 (1.03%) Shell Script
11 20 (1.03%) PowerShell
12 19 (0.98%) VB6
12 19 (0.98%) C
13 14 (0.72%) Perl
14 13 (0.67%) Python
15 8 (0.41%) XQuery
16 6 (0.31%) XPath
17 5 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 169 (8.68%) Degree
2 98 (5.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (1.49%) VCP4
4 21 (1.08%) MCITP
5 19 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 11 (0.56%) MCP
6 11 (0.56%) MCSE
7 9 (0.46%) MCTS
8 7 (0.36%) MCDBA
8 7 (0.36%) MCSD
9 6 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.26%) HNC
10 5 (0.26%) HND
11 4 (0.21%) MCSA
12 3 (0.15%) OCP
12 3 (0.15%) OCA
12 3 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.051%) PhD
13 1 (0.051%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (2.72%) QA
2 16 (0.82%) SLA
3 12 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.051%) HL7
4 1 (0.051%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (0.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.051%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.10%) StatsD
2 2 (0.10%) Graphite
2 2 (0.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 579 (29.74%) Microsoft
2 226 (11.61%) Oracle
3 60 (3.08%) Business Objects
4 52 (2.67%) Tableau
5 34 (1.75%) Sybase
6 32 (1.64%) Teradata
6 32 (1.64%) Facebook
7 30 (1.54%) Google
8 25 (1.28%) Apple
9 21 (1.08%) Informatica
9 21 (1.08%) Netezza
10 20 (1.03%) Cognos
11 19 (0.98%) SAP
12 18 (0.92%) Yahoo!
12 18 (0.92%) Sony
12 18 (0.92%) Red Gate
13 14 (0.72%) Twitter
14 11 (0.56%) Adobe
15 7 (0.36%) MicroStrategy
16 6 (0.31%) PeopleSoft
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
SEC Recruitment Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Middlesex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-60k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35-45k DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus extensive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum + 33 days holiday + bonuses + MORE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday