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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK
Rank 433 348 358
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 493 901 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.91% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 454 784 862
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -81 467 £42,500 -5.55% 69
London -101 172 £60,000 +9.09% 24
North West +56 91 £35,000 -9.67% 6
South East +31 84 £42,500 - 13
Manchester +29 65 £35,000 -17.15% 4
City of London +25 38 £58,750 +8.29% 6
East of England +22 33 £55,000 +29.41% 5
Yorkshire -73 32 £40,000 -5.88% 6
South West +21 27 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Oxfordshire +21 24 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire -58 24 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Scotland +31 20 £40,000 +5.26% 3
East Midlands -12 20 £37,500 -1.31% 8
Leeds -49 20 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire +20 19 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Cheshire +25 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Leicestershire +4 12 £25,000 -28.57% 3
Buckinghamshire +21 11 £34,000 -17.07% 1
Crawley +20 11 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Merseyside +9 11 £31,250 -30.55%
West Sussex +1 11 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Wallingford - 11 £37,500 - 1
Hampshire +21 10 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Gloucestershire -3 10 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Gatwick -5 10 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Liverpool +14 9 £35,250 -21.66%
Edinburgh 0 9 £40,000 +16.78% 3
Leicester -6 9 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Surrey +40 8 £50,000 - 1
Kent +15 8 £45,000 +9.09% 2

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 989 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 663 (67.04%) SQL
3 510 (51.57%) .NET
4 493 (49.85%) C#
5 461 (46.61%) T-SQL
6 417 (42.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 370 (37.41%) Microsoft
8 366 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
9 363 (36.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 334 (33.77%) Business Intelligence
11 313 (31.65%) ASP.NET
12 289 (29.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 283 (28.61%) Data Warehouse
14 275 (27.81%) MVC
15 274 (27.70%) JavaScript
16 249 (25.18%) Finance
17 245 (24.77%) HTML
18 244 (24.67%) ETL
19 194 (19.62%) CSS
20 191 (19.31%) MS Excel
21 176 (17.80%) jQuery
22 167 (16.89%) SQL Server 2012
23 159 (16.08%) Degree
24 153 (15.47%) .NET Framework
25 149 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
26 146 (14.76%) SQL Server 2008
27 136 (13.75%) SQL Server 2014
28 120 (12.13%) Scrum
28 120 (12.13%) WCF
29 117 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server

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 59 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 45 (4.55%) IIS
3 35 (3.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 30 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (1.72%) CMS
6 14 (1.42%) Umbraco
7 10 (1.01%) Confluence
8 9 (0.91%) Apache Spark
9 7 (0.71%) Apache
10 5 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.51%) SAS
11 4 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.30%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
12 3 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.30%) WordPress
13 2 (0.20%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.10%) Kentico
14 1 (0.10%) Mule
Applications
1 191 (19.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.20%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 67 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (1.01%) GitHub
4 7 (0.71%) SaaS
5 4 (0.40%) Office 365
6 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.10%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) IaaS
7 1 (0.10%) PaaS
7 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.02%) Internet
2 16 (1.62%) HTTP
3 8 (0.81%) Intranet
4 2 (0.20%) FTP
5 1 (0.10%) Extranet
5 1 (0.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 989 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 417 (42.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 363 (36.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 289 (29.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 283 (28.61%) Data Warehouse
6 167 (16.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 146 (14.76%) SQL Server 2008
8 136 (13.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 107 (10.82%) Relational Database
10 79 (7.99%) Power BI
11 64 (6.47%) MySQL
12 51 (5.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 46 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
14 33 (3.34%) RDBMS
15 32 (3.24%) Big Data
16 30 (3.03%) NoSQL
17 27 (2.73%) OLAP
17 27 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
18 24 (2.43%) Hadoop
19 23 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 117 (11.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 109 (11.02%) Visual Studio
3 95 (9.61%) Subversion
4 82 (8.29%) Git (software)
5 45 (4.55%) JIRA
6 24 (2.43%) Bugzilla
6 24 (2.43%) Trac
7 16 (1.62%) Selenium
8 15 (1.52%) NUnit
9 10 (1.01%) JSUnit
9 10 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 9 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
11 8 (0.81%) NCover
12 7 (0.71%) MSTest
12 7 (0.71%) Plastic SCM
13 5 (0.51%) FishEye
13 5 (0.51%) Liquibase
13 5 (0.51%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.51%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 249 (25.18%) Finance
2 86 (8.70%) Banking
3 57 (5.76%) Retail
4 40 (4.04%) Marketing
5 38 (3.84%) Investment Banking
6 31 (3.13%) Back Office
7 28 (2.83%) Legal
8 15 (1.52%) Front Office
9 12 (1.21%) Games
9 12 (1.21%) Telecoms
10 10 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 6 (0.61%) Advertising
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Law
14 3 (0.30%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.20%) Electronics
16 1 (0.10%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (51.57%) .NET
2 313 (31.65%) ASP.NET
3 245 (24.77%) HTML
4 194 (19.62%) CSS
5 176 (17.80%) jQuery
6 153 (15.47%) .NET Framework
7 149 (15.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 120 (12.13%) WCF
9 108 (10.92%) Web Services
10 92 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 92 (9.30%) XML
11 74 (7.48%) WPF
12 67 (6.77%) Ajax
13 61 (6.17%) HTML5
14 59 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 58 (5.86%) Entity Framework
16 54 (5.46%) WinForms
17 49 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 44 (4.45%) CSS3
19 38 (3.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (7.08%) Computer Science
3 34 (3.44%) Data Integration
3 34 (3.44%) iPad
4 31 (3.13%) Tandem
5 26 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 24 (2.43%) Visualisation
7 22 (2.22%) Replication
8 20 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 18 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 18 (1.82%) NHS
10 17 (1.72%) Clustering
11 16 (1.62%) Fintech
12 15 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
12 15 (1.52%) Graphic Design
13 14 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
13 14 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 9 (0.91%) N-Tier
14 9 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 60 (6.07%) Windows
2 13 (1.31%) Unix
3 6 (0.61%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.51%) Android
5 4 (0.40%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.30%) Linux
7 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (33.77%) Business Intelligence
3 275 (27.81%) MVC
4 244 (24.67%) ETL
5 120 (12.13%) Scrum
6 105 (10.62%) Web Development
7 86 (8.70%) OO
8 81 (8.19%) SDLC
9 77 (7.79%) TDD
10 72 (7.28%) Data Modelling
10 72 (7.28%) Performance Tuning
10 72 (7.28%) Unit Testing
11 63 (6.37%) Software Engineering
12 59 (5.97%) OOP
13 58 (5.86%) Analytics
14 51 (5.16%) E-Commerce
14 51 (5.16%) Mentoring
15 43 (4.35%) Kanban
16 39 (3.94%) Kimball Methodology
17 37 (3.74%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 663 (67.04%) SQL
2 493 (49.85%) C#
3 461 (46.61%) T-SQL
4 274 (27.70%) JavaScript
5 101 (10.21%) VB.NET
6 60 (6.07%) Java
7 32 (3.24%) VBA
8 26 (2.63%) PowerShell
8 26 (2.63%) TypeScript
9 23 (2.33%) VB
10 20 (2.02%) C++
11 18 (1.82%) Python
12 14 (1.42%) PHP
13 12 (1.21%) C
14 11 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.01%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
16 9 (0.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (0.71%) XPath
18 5 (0.51%) Groovy
18 5 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 159 (16.08%) Degree
2 18 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.91%) MCTS
4 7 (0.71%) MCP
5 4 (0.40%) MCAD
5 4 (0.40%) MCSD
5 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.30%) MCITP
6 3 (0.30%) MCPD
7 2 (0.20%) MCSE
8 1 (0.10%) HNC
8 1 (0.10%) HND
8 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (4.65%) QA
2 23 (2.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.20%) IFRS
3 2 (0.20%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 7 (0.71%) Control-M
2 6 (0.61%) Puppet
3 4 (0.40%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.20%) Kibana
4 2 (0.20%) logstash
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 370 (37.41%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.19%) Tableau
3 42 (4.25%) Cognos
4 18 (1.82%) Oracle
5 9 (0.91%) Talend
6 7 (0.71%) Sybase
7 5 (0.51%) Bloomberg
7 5 (0.51%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
7 5 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.51%) Sony
8 3 (0.30%) Informatica
8 3 (0.30%) RedGate
8 3 (0.30%) Splunk
9 2 (0.20%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.20%) Google
9 2 (0.20%) SAP
9 2 (0.20%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.20%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.10%) MicroStrategy
Central London / West End
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £60000 Per Annum benefits package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,500 per annum plus exceptional benefits including
Posted: 4 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonuses + excellent benefits packa
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Training, and private health insur
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harlow, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £38k - 43k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cititec
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £27k - 30k per year + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: 5 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago