The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had SQL Server Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 429 306 297
Rank change year-on-year
-123 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 638 1147 1238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 1.04% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.08% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 569 1008 1148
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -5.00%

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
94583 105789 113621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.30% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 79575 87313 92642
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the UK.

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in the UK

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

SQL Server Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -126 618 £45,000 +5.88% 63
London -123 233 £55,000 +10.00% 13
South East -12 155 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Yorkshire -24 68 £42,500 +13.33% 7
West Yorkshire -16 61 £40,000 +5.96% 5
Leeds +38 45 £35,000 - 2
Hampshire +26 41 £44,000 +10.00% 3
North West -4 40 £42,500 +21.42% 14
Oxfordshire +9 39 £33,500 -36.19%
East Midlands -7 36 £50,000 +16.27% 8
East of England +9 32 £50,000 +37.93% 3
South West -13 29 £35,000 -12.50% 4
City of London -46 29 £50,000 +11.11% 3
East Sussex +7 28 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Manchester -1 26 £42,500 +10.38% 9
Leicestershire +10 25 £52,500 +14.13% 6
Wallingford - 24 £33,500 -
Berkshire -17 21 £57,500 +51.31% 2
West Midlands -54 21 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Leicester +6 20 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Brighton -1 19 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Oxford +5 18 £35,000 -15.15%
Southampton +12 16 £42,500 +7.59% 1
Bradford -23 14 £43,750 +15.13% 2
Farnborough - 13 £55,000 -
Surrey +9 12 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hertfordshire +19 11 £62,500 +108.33%
Wokingham - 11 £57,500 -
Northamptonshire +14 9 £50,000 +33.33%
Essex -2 9 £50,000 +92.30% 1

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, SQL Server Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 1421 (99.93%) SQL Server
2 875 (61.53%) SQL
3 840 (59.07%) C#
4 809 (56.89%) .NET
5 574 (40.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 563 (39.59%) T-SQL
7 548 (38.54%) Microsoft
8 523 (36.78%) ASP.NET
9 482 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
10 460 (32.35%) MVC
11 444 (31.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 415 (29.18%) JavaScript
13 399 (28.06%) Data Warehouse
14 392 (27.57%) HTML
15 389 (27.36%) Finance
16 382 (26.86%) Business Intelligence
17 343 (24.12%) CSS
18 319 (22.43%) SQL Server 2008
19 315 (22.15%) ETL
20 314 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
21 290 (20.39%) SQL Server 2012
22 281 (19.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 248 (17.44%) MS Excel
24 243 (17.09%) .NET Framework
25 229 (16.10%) jQuery
26 182 (12.80%) Degree
27 180 (12.66%) Web Development
28 171 (12.03%) Web Services
29 161 (11.32%) WCF
30 159 (11.18%) TDD

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 76 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 72 (5.06%) IIS
3 36 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
4 26 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (1.48%) CMS
6 15 (1.05%) WebSphere
7 10 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (0.63%) NServiceBus
9 8 (0.56%) Kentico
10 7 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.42%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (0.35%) Umbraco
13 4 (0.28%) Drupal
13 4 (0.28%) WordPress
14 3 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.14%) Apache
15 2 (0.14%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.14%) SAS
16 1 (0.070%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 248 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 29 (2.04%) MS Office
3 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.21%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.42%) Pegasus Opera
4 3 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.21%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.14%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 59 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.41%) SaaS
3 14 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.070%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.070%) IaaS
4 1 (0.070%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.27%) Internet
2 10 (0.70%) SMTP
3 9 (0.63%) Intranet
4 6 (0.42%) DHCP
4 6 (0.42%) DNS
5 5 (0.35%) FTP
6 4 (0.28%) SAN
7 2 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.070%) LAN
8 1 (0.070%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.070%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1421 (99.93%) SQL Server
2 574 (40.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 444 (31.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 399 (28.06%) Data Warehouse
5 319 (22.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 290 (20.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 281 (19.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 145 (10.20%) SQL Server 2014
9 135 (9.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 122 (8.58%) Relational Database
11 78 (5.49%) OLAP
12 59 (4.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 46 (3.23%) RDBMS
14 45 (3.16%) Big Data
15 40 (2.81%) NoSQL
16 35 (2.46%) QlikView
17 34 (2.39%) Hadoop
18 30 (2.11%) MySQL
19 28 (1.97%) Data Mining
19 28 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 145 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 140 (9.85%) Visual Studio
3 93 (6.54%) Subversion
4 57 (4.01%) Git (software)
5 25 (1.76%) NUnit
6 24 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 22 (1.55%) Bugzilla
7 22 (1.55%) Trac
8 17 (1.20%) MSTest
8 17 (1.20%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.05%) Moq
10 14 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
11 13 (0.91%) JIRA
12 9 (0.63%) Eclipse
13 8 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (0.49%) Plastic SCM
14 7 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (0.42%) MSI
15 6 (0.42%) Rhino Mocks
16 5 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 389 (27.36%) Finance
2 125 (8.79%) Banking
3 68 (4.78%) Marketing
4 55 (3.87%) Investment Banking
5 50 (3.52%) Retail
6 38 (2.67%) Legal
7 36 (2.53%) Front Office
8 24 (1.69%) Manufacturing
9 23 (1.62%) Law
10 22 (1.55%) Telecoms
11 20 (1.41%) Back Office
12 18 (1.27%) Games
13 16 (1.13%) Automotive
14 10 (0.70%) Advertising
15 4 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.28%) Local Government
15 4 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.21%) Electronics
17 2 (0.14%) Private Banking
18 1 (0.070%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (56.89%) .NET
2 523 (36.78%) ASP.NET
3 392 (27.57%) HTML
4 343 (24.12%) CSS
5 314 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 243 (17.09%) .NET Framework
7 229 (16.10%) jQuery
8 171 (12.03%) Web Services
9 161 (11.32%) WCF
10 147 (10.34%) XML
11 118 (8.30%) Ajax
12 116 (8.16%) HTML5
13 108 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 105 (7.38%) AngularJS
15 89 (6.26%) WPF
16 88 (6.19%) Entity Framework
17 60 (4.22%) CSS3
18 56 (3.94%) NHibernate
19 54 (3.80%) MDX
20 47 (3.31%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 116 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 97 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 83 (5.84%) Data Integration
4 45 (3.16%) Hedge funds
5 32 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (2.18%) Data Structures
7 30 (2.11%) Replication
8 27 (1.90%) Statistics
9 26 (1.83%) Tandem
10 25 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
10 25 (1.76%) Visualisation
11 24 (1.69%) Algorithms
12 21 (1.48%) User Experience
13 19 (1.34%) Fintech
13 19 (1.34%) Fixed Income
14 18 (1.27%) Equities
15 17 (1.20%) Clustering
15 17 (1.20%) Social Media
16 15 (1.05%) Mobile App
16 15 (1.05%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 135 (9.49%) Windows
2 19 (1.34%) Unix
3 16 (1.13%) Windows Server
4 13 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 12 (0.84%) Android
6 11 (0.77%) Linux
7 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.49%) OS/390
8 7 (0.49%) zOS
9 2 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 482 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (32.35%) MVC
3 382 (26.86%) Business Intelligence
4 315 (22.15%) ETL
5 180 (12.66%) Web Development
6 159 (11.18%) TDD
7 154 (10.83%) Scrum
8 141 (9.92%) SDLC
9 109 (7.67%) Software Engineering
10 98 (6.89%) Data Modelling
11 96 (6.75%) OO
12 93 (6.54%) Performance Tuning
13 80 (5.63%) Analytics
14 79 (5.56%) SOA
15 76 (5.34%) Mentoring
16 74 (5.20%) Unit Testing
17 64 (4.50%) E-Commerce
18 55 (3.87%) OOP
19 48 (3.38%) CRM
20 47 (3.31%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 875 (61.53%) SQL
2 840 (59.07%) C#
3 563 (39.59%) T-SQL
4 415 (29.18%) JavaScript
5 138 (9.70%) VB.NET
6 58 (4.08%) Java
7 47 (3.31%) PowerShell
8 33 (2.32%) TypeScript
9 32 (2.25%) VB
9 32 (2.25%) VBA
10 23 (1.62%) R
11 21 (1.48%) C++
11 21 (1.48%) Ruby
12 20 (1.41%) PL/SQL
13 17 (1.20%) Python
14 11 (0.77%) PHP
14 11 (0.77%) VB6
14 11 (0.77%) VBScript
15 6 (0.42%) Uniface
16 5 (0.35%) VC++
Qualifications
1 182 (12.80%) Degree
2 62 (4.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.05%) MCSD
4 12 (0.84%) MCAD
5 11 (0.77%) MCITP
6 9 (0.63%) MCSE
7 7 (0.49%) MCSA
8 6 (0.42%) MCTS
9 5 (0.35%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.35%) Security Cleared
10 4 (0.28%) MCP
11 2 (0.14%) HND
11 2 (0.14%) MCPD
11 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.070%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.070%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.39%) QA
2 8 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.42%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.070%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.49%) Grafana
1 7 (0.49%) Kibana
1 7 (0.49%) logstash
1 7 (0.49%) StatsD
2 2 (0.14%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 548 (38.54%) Microsoft
2 78 (5.49%) Oracle
3 60 (4.22%) Tableau
4 19 (1.34%) Cognos
5 17 (1.20%) EPiServer
5 17 (1.20%) SAP
6 16 (1.13%) Google
6 16 (1.13%) Informatica
7 15 (1.05%) Apple
7 15 (1.05%) Facebook
7 15 (1.05%) Sony
7 15 (1.05%) Yahoo!
8 14 (0.98%) IBM
9 13 (0.91%) VMware
10 11 (0.77%) Remedy
11 10 (0.70%) Telerik
12 9 (0.63%) Sybase
13 8 (0.56%) Sage
14 6 (0.42%) Pegasus
14 6 (0.42%) Sitecore
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Norwich, Norfolk
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum 35-45K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £52,500 per annum plus benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £70000 Per Annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago