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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 401 297 269
Rank change year-on-year
-104 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 724 1148 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.73% 1.07% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.11% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 638 1029 1224
Median salary £45,000 £41,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
96072 103113 114040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 80843 84551 93470
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -107 695 £45,000 +7.14% 70
London -52 309 £55,000 +10.00% 24
South East -89 112 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Yorkshire -21 92 £40,000 +6.66% 12
West Yorkshire +5 76 £42,500 +12.58% 8
Leeds +9 51 £35,500 +1.42% 7
South West -4 50 £36,500 -2.66% 4
East of England -53 41 £37,500 +10.29%
City of London -29 37 £45,000 -10.00% 8
East Midlands -22 34 £40,000 -6.97% 4
Hampshire +5 31 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North West +6 29 £39,250 -1.87% 11
West Midlands -35 24 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Manchester 0 20 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bristol +4 19 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire -7 19 £33,500 -31.28% 6
Surrey -7 17 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Bradford -8 15 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Berkshire -6 14 £42,500 +10.38%
Kent +3 12 £51,250 +89.81% 2
Somerset 0 12 £35,500 -5.33%
Essex -12 12 £45,000 +55.17%
Suffolk +19 11 £37,500 -11.76%
West Sussex -1 11 £57,500 +9.52%
Northamptonshire +17 10 £40,000 +40.35% 1
Winchester +2 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Leicestershire -13 10 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Nottinghamshire -13 10 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland -18 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Wallingford - 10 £33,500 - 3

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1594 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 977 (61.29%) SQL
3 909 (57.03%) C#
4 884 (55.46%) .NET
5 722 (45.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 615 (38.58%) Microsoft
7 610 (38.27%) T-SQL
8 557 (34.94%) ASP.NET
9 545 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
10 532 (33.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 484 (30.36%) Finance
12 467 (29.30%) MVC
13 465 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
14 463 (29.05%) JavaScript
15 462 (28.98%) Data Warehouse
16 428 (26.85%) HTML
17 408 (25.60%) SQL Server 2008
18 380 (23.84%) CSS
19 357 (22.40%) ETL
20 354 (22.21%) SQL Server 2012
21 351 (22.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 306 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
23 270 (16.94%) .NET Framework
24 254 (15.93%) MS Excel
25 211 (13.24%) Web Development
26 208 (13.05%) jQuery
27 188 (11.79%) TDD
28 182 (11.42%) WCF
29 181 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
30 180 (11.29%) Visual Studio

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 94 (5.90%) SharePoint
2 68 (4.27%) IIS
3 35 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (1.25%) Node.js
6 19 (1.19%) CMS
7 14 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.38%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.31%) Kentico
12 4 (0.25%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.19%) Apache
13 3 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.13%) Drupal
14 2 (0.13%) SAS
14 2 (0.13%) WordPress
15 1 (0.063%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 254 (15.93%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.51%) MS Office
3 7 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.063%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.44%) Markit EDM
3 7 (0.44%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.13%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.063%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.063%) FastStats
7 1 (0.063%) FastStats PeopleStage
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (1.25%) SaaS
3 19 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.25%) Internet
2 10 (0.63%) Intranet
3 3 (0.19%) SAN
4 2 (0.13%) FTP
4 2 (0.13%) HTTP
4 2 (0.13%) LAN
4 2 (0.13%) WAN
5 1 (0.063%) DHCP
5 1 (0.063%) DNS
5 1 (0.063%) NAS
5 1 (0.063%) SMTP
5 1 (0.063%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1594 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 722 (45.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 532 (33.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 462 (28.98%) Data Warehouse
5 408 (25.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 354 (22.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 351 (22.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 164 (10.29%) SQL Server 2014
9 152 (9.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 137 (8.59%) Relational Database
11 94 (5.90%) OLAP
12 62 (3.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 61 (3.83%) RDBMS
14 47 (2.95%) Big Data
15 46 (2.89%) QlikView
16 45 (2.82%) Hadoop
17 44 (2.76%) Data Mining
17 44 (2.76%) NoSQL
18 40 (2.51%) OLAP Cube
19 37 (2.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 181 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 180 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 80 (5.02%) Subversion
4 43 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 40 (2.51%) NUnit
6 34 (2.13%) MSTest
7 21 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (1.19%) Moq
9 17 (1.07%) SpecFlow
10 15 (0.94%) Selenium
11 13 (0.82%) MSBuild
11 13 (0.82%) Plastic SCM
11 13 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 12 (0.75%) JIRA
12 12 (0.75%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.63%) SoapUI
14 9 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
14 9 (0.56%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 8 (0.50%) Eclipse
General
1 484 (30.36%) Finance
2 145 (9.10%) Banking
3 69 (4.33%) Marketing
4 59 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 57 (3.58%) Retail
6 53 (3.32%) Legal
7 45 (2.82%) Front Office
8 26 (1.63%) Back Office
9 21 (1.32%) Law
9 21 (1.32%) Telecoms
10 17 (1.07%) Games
11 16 (1.00%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.88%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.69%) Publishing
14 8 (0.50%) Advertising
14 8 (0.50%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.25%) Electronics
16 3 (0.19%) Automotive
16 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 884 (55.46%) .NET
2 557 (34.94%) ASP.NET
3 428 (26.85%) HTML
4 380 (23.84%) CSS
5 306 (19.20%) ASP.NET MVC
6 270 (16.94%) .NET Framework
7 208 (13.05%) jQuery
8 182 (11.42%) WCF
9 165 (10.35%) Web Services
9 165 (10.35%) XML
10 133 (8.34%) HTML5
11 122 (7.65%) Ajax
12 112 (7.03%) AngularJS
13 103 (6.46%) Entity Framework
14 102 (6.40%) WPF
15 100 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web API
16 76 (4.77%) MDX
17 60 (3.76%) WinForms
18 57 (3.58%) CSS3
19 56 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 145 (9.10%) Analytical Skills
2 109 (6.84%) Data Integration
3 72 (4.52%) Computer Science
4 65 (4.08%) Hedge funds
5 43 (2.70%) Statistics
6 38 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 36 (2.26%) Social Media
8 35 (2.20%) Visualisation
9 31 (1.94%) BBC
10 29 (1.82%) Algorithms
11 26 (1.63%) Tandem
12 25 (1.57%) Equities
13 22 (1.38%) Replication
14 20 (1.25%) Fixed Income
15 19 (1.19%) Fintech
15 19 (1.19%) Mathematics
16 18 (1.13%) Clustering
16 18 (1.13%) Driving Licence
17 17 (1.07%) Inversion of Control
18 16 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 145 (9.10%) Windows
2 28 (1.76%) Unix
3 19 (1.19%) Windows Server
4 13 (0.82%) Linux
5 8 (0.50%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.44%) Android
7 6 (0.38%) OS/390
7 6 (0.38%) zOS
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.13%) AIX
9 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.063%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 545 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (29.30%) MVC
3 465 (29.17%) Business Intelligence
4 357 (22.40%) ETL
5 211 (13.24%) Web Development
6 188 (11.79%) TDD
7 156 (9.79%) SDLC
8 138 (8.66%) Scrum
9 103 (6.46%) Performance Tuning
10 101 (6.34%) Data Modelling
11 98 (6.15%) Software Engineering
12 80 (5.02%) E-Commerce
13 76 (4.77%) Mentoring
13 76 (4.77%) SOA
14 75 (4.71%) Analytics
15 74 (4.64%) OO
16 71 (4.45%) Unit Testing
17 69 (4.33%) Asset Management
18 66 (4.14%) Multithreading
19 54 (3.39%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 977 (61.29%) SQL
2 909 (57.03%) C#
3 610 (38.27%) T-SQL
4 463 (29.05%) JavaScript
5 166 (10.41%) VB.NET
6 73 (4.58%) Java
7 61 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 43 (2.70%) R
8 43 (2.70%) VBA
9 41 (2.57%) VB
10 35 (2.20%) Python
11 31 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 26 (1.63%) C++
13 21 (1.32%) PHP
14 18 (1.13%) Ruby
15 17 (1.07%) TypeScript
16 14 (0.88%) VB6
17 10 (0.63%) Shell Script
18 8 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
19 7 (0.44%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 146 (9.16%) Degree
2 66 (4.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.56%) MCITP
4 8 (0.50%) MCSD
4 8 (0.50%) MCSE
5 7 (0.44%) MCSA
6 6 (0.38%) MCAD
6 6 (0.38%) MCDBA
7 4 (0.25%) MCP
8 2 (0.13%) HND
8 2 (0.13%) MCPD
8 2 (0.13%) MCTS
8 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.063%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.063%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.07%) QA
2 14 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.19%) SLA
4 1 (0.063%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.25%) HDFS
3 1 (0.063%) Firmware
3 1 (0.063%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (0.38%) Grafana
1 6 (0.38%) Kibana
1 6 (0.38%) logstash
1 6 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 615 (38.58%) Microsoft
2 99 (6.21%) Oracle
3 71 (4.45%) Tableau
4 32 (2.01%) Apple
4 32 (2.01%) Google
5 31 (1.94%) Facebook
5 31 (1.94%) Sony
5 31 (1.94%) Yahoo!
6 21 (1.32%) IBM
7 18 (1.13%) Cognos
8 15 (0.94%) SAP
9 14 (0.88%) EPiServer
10 13 (0.82%) Splunk
11 12 (0.75%) Telerik
12 11 (0.69%) Remedy
13 10 (0.63%) Sage
13 10 (0.63%) Sybase
14 9 (0.56%) Lotus
14 9 (0.56%) Talend
14 9 (0.56%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Competitive Base + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, pension, flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £80,000
Posted: Yesterday
Skegness, Lincolnshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 15% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Dagenham, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home Based Working + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Competitive package and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago