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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 99 91 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3011 3578 4099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.91% 3.22% 3.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 3.34% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2680 3223 3677
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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
99472 107123 115267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.48% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83547 87392 93423
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 -9 2854 £45,000 +12.50% 314
London +5 1247 £54,000 +8.00% 118
South East -15 567 £42,500 +6.25% 55
Yorkshire -4 292 £37,500 - 32
City of London +6 204 £54,500 +9.00% 36
West Yorkshire -2 194 £40,000 +6.66% 21
North West -9 186 £37,500 -1.31% 35
West Midlands -23 166 £37,000 +5.71% 20
East of England -52 154 £40,000 +2.56% 23
Leeds -7 136 £40,000 +6.66% 13
Hampshire +11 134 £40,000 - 19
Surrey -6 124 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Berkshire +18 117 £42,500 - 11
South West -61 109 £36,000 -4.00% 16
East Midlands -28 108 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Manchester -4 104 £37,750 -5.62% 16
Scotland +14 67 £40,000 - 15
Southampton +25 57 £40,000 - 12
Cheshire +39 52 £40,000 +6.66% 8
South Yorkshire +6 51 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Buckinghamshire -31 51 £43,250 +13.81% 5
Reading +34 49 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Bristol -32 48 £37,500 - 6
Essex -9 47 £42,500 +41.66% 5
Hertfordshire -37 47 £40,500 -4.70% 4
Kent -9 45 £37,500 - 5
Sheffield +6 43 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Wales +2 41 £33,250 -11.33% 4
West Sussex +2 40 £54,250 +35.62%
Glasgow +5 39 £37,500 - 7

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 5685 (89.47%) SQL
2 4328 (68.11%) SQL Server
3 3087 (48.58%) C#
4 3024 (47.59%) .NET
5 2300 (36.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2082 (32.77%) T-SQL
7 1965 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
8 1959 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1868 (29.40%) Finance
10 1862 (29.30%) Microsoft
11 1818 (28.61%) JavaScript
12 1645 (25.89%) ASP.NET
13 1549 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
14 1484 (23.36%) HTML
15 1395 (21.95%) MVC
16 1260 (19.83%) CSS
17 1238 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
18 1118 (17.60%) ETL
19 1040 (16.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 1022 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
21 997 (15.69%) MS Excel
22 987 (15.53%) Oracle
23 856 (13.47%) jQuery
24 806 (12.68%) Degree
25 798 (12.56%) .NET Framework
26 775 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
27 729 (11.47%) XML
28 723 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
29 686 (10.80%) Java
30 642 (10.10%) PL/SQL

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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
1 293 (4.61%) SharePoint
2 157 (2.47%) IIS
3 76 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
4 63 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 62 (0.98%) CMS
6 60 (0.94%) Node.js
7 55 (0.87%) Tomcat
8 48 (0.76%) WebSphere
9 46 (0.72%) JBoss
9 46 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 34 (0.54%) Apache
11 33 (0.52%) SAS
12 27 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
13 26 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 24 (0.38%) Umbraco
15 17 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
16 16 (0.25%) Apache Spark
17 15 (0.24%) DNN
18 13 (0.20%) Drupal
19 12 (0.19%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 997 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 113 (1.78%) MS Office
3 28 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (0.28%) SPSS
5 13 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 13 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.094%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.047%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.031%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.016%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.016%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 65 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.63%) Markit EDM
3 29 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 17 (0.27%) Visualfiles
5 16 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (0.25%) FastStats
6 15 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 9 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 7 (0.11%) Pegasus Opera
8 7 (0.11%) SAP Business One
9 6 (0.094%) Beauchamp
9 6 (0.094%) Infor M3
10 5 (0.079%) MetaTrader
11 4 (0.063%) Adobe Campaign
11 4 (0.063%) Oracle 11i
11 4 (0.063%) Oracle EBS R12
11 4 (0.063%) Oracle Retail
11 4 (0.063%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 200 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 79 (1.24%) SaaS
3 74 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.14%) GitHub
6 7 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.063%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.063%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.063%) Office 365
7 4 (0.063%) PaaS
7 4 (0.063%) Silverpop
8 3 (0.047%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.047%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.047%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.031%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.031%) Google Compute Engine
9 2 (0.031%) Google Drive
9 2 (0.031%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 50 (0.79%) Intranet
2 43 (0.68%) Internet
3 36 (0.57%) HTTP
4 30 (0.47%) TCP/IP
5 18 (0.28%) Skype
6 10 (0.16%) FTP
7 7 (0.11%) Kerberos
7 7 (0.11%) SSL
8 6 (0.094%) LDAP
9 5 (0.079%) CTI
9 5 (0.079%) SAN
10 4 (0.063%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.063%) PBX
10 4 (0.063%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (0.063%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.047%) Broadband
11 3 (0.047%) SMPP
11 3 (0.047%) SMTP
11 3 (0.047%) Telnet
11 3 (0.047%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4328 (68.11%) SQL Server
2 2300 (36.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1959 (30.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1238 (19.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1040 (16.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1022 (16.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 775 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 451 (7.10%) Relational Database
9 387 (6.09%) SQL Server 2014
10 336 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
11 255 (4.01%) Oracle Database
12 232 (3.65%) QlikView
13 221 (3.48%) RDBMS
14 202 (3.18%) MySQL
15 196 (3.08%) OLAP
16 187 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
17 179 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
18 154 (2.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 144 (2.27%) Big Data
20 142 (2.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 588 (9.25%) Visual Studio
2 497 (7.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 204 (3.21%) Subversion
4 201 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 153 (2.41%) Selenium
6 112 (1.76%) TeamCity
7 108 (1.70%) NUnit
8 84 (1.32%) JIRA
9 74 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 66 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
11 62 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
12 58 (0.91%) Eclipse
13 57 (0.90%) MSTest
14 56 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 49 (0.77%) ReSharper
16 48 (0.76%) Moq
17 46 (0.72%) Maven
17 46 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
18 42 (0.66%) Mercurial
19 39 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1868 (29.40%) Finance
2 534 (8.40%) Banking
3 231 (3.64%) Marketing
4 225 (3.54%) Retail
5 172 (2.71%) Investment Banking
6 163 (2.57%) Front Office
7 160 (2.52%) Back Office
8 157 (2.47%) Legal
9 94 (1.48%) Law
10 91 (1.43%) Telecoms
11 75 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 72 (1.13%) Advertising
13 59 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
14 51 (0.80%) Manufacturing
15 50 (0.79%) Games
16 39 (0.61%) Automotive
17 25 (0.39%) Billing
17 25 (0.39%) Publishing
18 17 (0.27%) Electronics
19 8 (0.13%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3024 (47.59%) .NET
2 1645 (25.89%) ASP.NET
3 1484 (23.36%) HTML
4 1260 (19.83%) CSS
5 856 (13.47%) jQuery
6 798 (12.56%) .NET Framework
7 729 (11.47%) XML
8 723 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 633 (9.96%) WCF
10 615 (9.68%) Web Services
11 514 (8.09%) AngularJS
12 427 (6.72%) Entity Framework
13 414 (6.52%) WPF
14 385 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 382 (6.01%) HTML5
16 329 (5.18%) Ajax
17 265 (4.17%) MDX
18 233 (3.67%) LINQ
19 212 (3.34%) CSS3
20 205 (3.23%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 591 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 533 (8.39%) Computer Science
3 227 (3.57%) Data Integration
3 227 (3.57%) Mathematics
4 182 (2.86%) Hedge funds
5 111 (1.75%) Equities
5 111 (1.75%) Statistics
6 106 (1.67%) User Experience
7 96 (1.51%) Data Structures
7 96 (1.51%) Visualisation
8 93 (1.46%) Derivative
9 90 (1.42%) Fixed Income
10 74 (1.16%) Management Information System
11 70 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
11 70 (1.10%) Fintech
11 70 (1.10%) Mobile App
11 70 (1.10%) Replication
12 53 (0.83%) Algorithms
13 47 (0.74%) Clustering
14 43 (0.68%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 635 (9.99%) Windows
2 204 (3.21%) Linux
3 190 (2.99%) Unix
4 77 (1.21%) Android
5 66 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 57 (0.90%) Windows Server
7 20 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.11%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.094%) AIX
10 6 (0.094%) OS/390
10 6 (0.094%) zOS
11 4 (0.063%) Debian
11 4 (0.063%) HPUX
11 4 (0.063%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.063%) Solaris
11 4 (0.063%) Windows Phone
12 3 (0.047%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.031%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.016%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1965 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1549 (24.38%) Business Intelligence
3 1395 (21.95%) MVC
4 1118 (17.60%) ETL
5 599 (9.43%) TDD
6 522 (8.22%) Web Development
7 488 (7.68%) Software Engineering
8 480 (7.55%) OO
9 479 (7.54%) SDLC
10 440 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
11 424 (6.67%) Scrum
12 340 (5.35%) Data Modelling
13 289 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
14 288 (4.53%) Unit Testing
15 263 (4.14%) Analytics
16 250 (3.93%) Asset Management
17 239 (3.76%) Kimball Methodology
18 228 (3.59%) CRM
19 219 (3.45%) Mentoring
20 209 (3.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5685 (89.47%) SQL
2 3087 (48.58%) C#
3 2082 (32.77%) T-SQL
4 1818 (28.61%) JavaScript
5 686 (10.80%) Java
6 642 (10.10%) PL/SQL
7 531 (8.36%) VB.NET
8 296 (4.66%) VB
9 245 (3.86%) Python
10 228 (3.59%) C++
11 222 (3.49%) VBA
12 178 (2.80%) PHP
13 134 (2.11%) PowerShell
14 81 (1.27%) C
15 80 (1.26%) VB6
16 69 (1.09%) VBScript
17 68 (1.07%) Ruby
18 67 (1.05%) R
19 50 (0.79%) Shell Script
20 39 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 806 (12.68%) Degree
2 220 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (0.55%) MCSE
4 32 (0.50%) MCP
5 31 (0.49%) Security Cleared
6 28 (0.44%) MCTS
7 25 (0.39%) MCSD
8 16 (0.25%) MCITP
9 15 (0.24%) MCAD
10 10 (0.16%) MCSA
11 9 (0.14%) Sun Certification
12 8 (0.13%) CFA
13 7 (0.11%) BC Cleared
13 7 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
13 7 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.11%) SC Cleared
14 6 (0.094%) HND
14 6 (0.094%) MCDBA
15 5 (0.079%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (2.64%) Data Quality
2 152 (2.39%) QA
3 75 (1.18%) MiFID
4 29 (0.46%) SLA
5 9 (0.14%) Solvency II
6 8 (0.13%) AIFMD
7 5 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.063%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.031%) GAAP
9 2 (0.031%) HL7
9 2 (0.031%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.016%) Basel II
10 1 (0.016%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.016%) IAS 39
System Software
1 32 (0.50%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.094%) HDFS
3 4 (0.063%) Docker
4 3 (0.047%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.031%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.016%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.016%) Cronacle
6 1 (0.016%) Firmware
6 1 (0.016%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.016%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.016%) XenApp
6 1 (0.016%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.016%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 39 (0.61%) Control-M
2 6 (0.094%) BladeLogic
3 5 (0.079%) Grafana
3 5 (0.079%) Kibana
3 5 (0.079%) logstash
3 5 (0.079%) StatsD
4 4 (0.063%) WMI
5 3 (0.047%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.031%) Dollar Universe
6 2 (0.031%) SCOM
7 1 (0.016%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.016%) Oozie
7 1 (0.016%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.016%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1862 (29.30%) Microsoft
2 987 (15.53%) Oracle
3 213 (3.35%) Tableau
4 135 (2.12%) Informatica
5 72 (1.13%) SAP
6 61 (0.96%) Cognos
7 60 (0.94%) IBM
8 51 (0.80%) Sybase
9 48 (0.76%) Google
10 39 (0.61%) Talend
11 38 (0.60%) Yahoo!
12 37 (0.58%) Apple
13 34 (0.54%) Facebook
14 33 (0.52%) Sony
15 31 (0.49%) Trillium
16 28 (0.44%) RedGate
16 28 (0.44%) Telerik
17 26 (0.41%) EPiServer
18 22 (0.35%) Lotus
19 21 (0.33%) InterSystems
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