The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SQL Server Developer
Rank 590 567 530
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 320 380 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 289 342 377
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 7 July 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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 -29 302 £45,000 - 32
London +25 150 £52,500 -4.54% 15
South East -3 66 £35,000 -22.22% 6
City of London +29 47 £55,000 -12.00% 9
East of England +16 22 £55,000 +37.50%
North West +21 19 £37,500 +5.63% 2
South West -3 19 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 17 £35,000 -22.22% 2
East Sussex +33 16 £40,000 -20.00%
Brighton +34 15 £40,000 -20.00%
Yorkshire -18 14 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Hampshire +12 13 £45,000 +28.57%
Milton Keynes - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cheshire +4 12 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Kent -7 10 £24,750 -45.00% 3
Winchester - 10 £45,000 -
Warrington - 9 £35,000 - 1
East Midlands -4 8 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Norfolk - 8 £33,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 8 £55,000 -
Newport Pagnell - 8 £35,000 -
Norwich - 8 £33,250 -
Olney - 8 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 8 £55,000 -
Bath +24 6 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Somerset +23 6 £42,500 +28.78% 2
West Yorkshire -14 6 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Berkshire -17 6 £51,250 +20.58% 1
Bristol -17 6 £45,000 -5.26%
Hertfordshire +3 5 £57,500 +15.00%

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title.

1 530 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 454 (85.66%) SQL
3 346 (65.28%) T-SQL
4 340 (64.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 318 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 261 (49.25%) Business Intelligence
7 251 (47.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 231 (43.58%) Data Warehouse
9 203 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 171 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
11 165 (31.13%) Microsoft
12 164 (30.94%) .NET
13 154 (29.06%) ETL
14 134 (25.28%) Finance
15 123 (23.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 117 (22.08%) C#
17 113 (21.32%) Performance Tuning
18 105 (19.81%) MS Excel
19 84 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
20 64 (12.08%) ASP.NET
21 59 (11.13%) Relational Database
22 54 (10.19%) SQL Server 2005
23 48 (9.06%) Banking
24 47 (8.87%) QA
25 44 (8.30%) Degree
25 44 (8.30%) Big Data
26 40 (7.55%) Data Modelling
27 39 (7.36%) MVC
28 37 (6.98%) Marketing
29 36 (6.79%) JavaScript

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited SQL Server 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 Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.08%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.13%) SAS
3 5 (0.94%) IIS
4 3 (0.57%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.19%) Jetty
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
Applications
1 105 (19.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.08%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.38%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.45%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.38%) PORTIA
6 1 (0.19%) Advent Geneva
6 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.96%) SaaS
2 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) NAS
2 1 (0.19%) HTTP
2 1 (0.19%) SAN
2 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 530 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 340 (64.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 318 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 251 (47.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 231 (43.58%) Data Warehouse
6 203 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 171 (32.26%) SQL Server 2012
8 123 (23.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 59 (11.13%) Relational Database
10 54 (10.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 44 (8.30%) Big Data
12 29 (5.47%) OLAP
13 23 (4.34%) NoSQL
14 21 (3.96%) SQL CLR
15 20 (3.77%) QlikView
16 18 (3.40%) MySQL
17 15 (2.83%) Data Mart
17 15 (2.83%) OLAP Cube
18 14 (2.64%) Oracle Database
19 11 (2.08%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 18 (3.40%) Visual Studio
2 10 (1.89%) Subversion
3 8 (1.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.94%) JIRA
6 3 (0.57%) Expression Web
6 3 (0.57%) FishEye
6 3 (0.57%) FrontPage
6 3 (0.57%) ERwin
7 1 (0.19%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.19%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.19%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.19%) MSTest
General
1 134 (25.28%) Finance
2 48 (9.06%) Banking
3 37 (6.98%) Marketing
4 25 (4.72%) Retail
5 23 (4.34%) Investment Banking
6 22 (4.15%) Games
7 21 (3.96%) Front Office
8 11 (2.08%) Financial Institution
8 11 (2.08%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.70%) Legal
10 8 (1.51%) Back Office
10 8 (1.51%) French Language
10 8 (1.51%) German Language
11 6 (1.13%) Electronics
11 6 (1.13%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.94%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.19%) Advertising
13 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.19%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (30.94%) .NET
2 64 (12.08%) ASP.NET
3 36 (6.79%) MDX
4 26 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (4.72%) CSS
6 23 (4.34%) HTML
6 23 (4.34%) jQuery
7 21 (3.96%) XML
8 15 (2.83%) WCF
8 15 (2.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (2.08%) WPF
10 9 (1.70%) Web Services
11 8 (1.51%) .NET Framework
12 7 (1.32%) XSLT
13 6 (1.13%) Ajax
13 6 (1.13%) HTML5
13 6 (1.13%) Backbone.js
14 4 (0.75%) Entity Framework
14 4 (0.75%) Hibernate
14 4 (0.75%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.42%) Data Integration
2 31 (5.85%) Computer Science
3 30 (5.66%) Replication
3 30 (5.66%) Clustering
4 26 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (4.15%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.77%) Hedge funds
7 19 (3.58%) iPhone
8 16 (3.02%) Mathematics
9 15 (2.83%) Derivative
10 14 (2.64%) Fixed Income
11 10 (1.89%) Equities
12 9 (1.70%) Streaming Music
12 9 (1.70%) Social Media
13 8 (1.51%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (1.32%) BBC
15 6 (1.13%) DTV
15 6 (1.13%) Statistics
16 5 (0.94%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.79%) Windows
2 25 (4.72%) Android
3 9 (1.70%) Linux
4 7 (1.32%) UNIX
5 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (49.25%) Business Intelligence
2 154 (29.06%) ETL
3 113 (21.32%) Performance Tuning
4 84 (15.85%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (7.55%) Data Modelling
6 39 (7.36%) MVC
7 32 (6.04%) Analytics
8 31 (5.85%) Kimball Methodology
9 30 (5.66%) Data Transformation
10 25 (4.72%) SDLC
11 24 (4.53%) Complex ETL
11 24 (4.53%) Migration
11 24 (4.53%) Scrum
11 24 (4.53%) Data Management
12 23 (4.34%) Software Engineering
13 21 (3.96%) Digital Marketing
14 20 (3.77%) Dimensional Modelling
14 20 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (3.02%) DevOps
16 15 (2.83%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 454 (85.66%) SQL
2 346 (65.28%) T-SQL
3 117 (22.08%) C#
4 36 (6.79%) JavaScript
5 26 (4.91%) VB.NET
6 23 (4.34%) VBA
6 23 (4.34%) Java
7 13 (2.45%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.26%) PowerShell
9 11 (2.08%) VB
10 8 (1.51%) Python
11 7 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.32%) Ruby
12 6 (1.13%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.13%) Objective-C
12 6 (1.13%) Perl
12 6 (1.13%) C++
13 5 (0.94%) PHP
14 3 (0.57%) Groovy
15 2 (0.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 44 (8.30%) Degree
2 32 (6.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.51%) MCTS
3 8 (1.51%) MCITP
4 6 (1.13%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.38%) MCPD
6 2 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.38%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.38%) MCAD
6 2 (0.38%) MCSE
7 1 (0.19%) MCSA
7 1 (0.19%) HNC
7 1 (0.19%) HND
7 1 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (8.87%) QA
2 4 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.19%) Puppet
2 1 (0.19%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (31.13%) Microsoft
2 27 (5.09%) Oracle
2 27 (5.09%) Google
3 24 (4.53%) Business Objects
4 13 (2.45%) Red Gate
5 12 (2.26%) Facebook
6 11 (2.08%) Tableau
7 9 (1.70%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (1.32%) Apple
8 7 (1.32%) Sony
8 7 (1.32%) IBM
8 7 (1.32%) Yahoo!
9 6 (1.13%) SAP
10 5 (0.94%) Twitter
11 4 (0.75%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.75%) Alteryx
11 4 (0.75%) Cognos
11 4 (0.75%) VMware
12 3 (0.57%) Sybase
13 2 (0.38%) Informatica
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum PLUS Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £27,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £20-25k Annually + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa
Posted: 6 days ago