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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 425 279 282
Rank change year-on-year
-146 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 659 1228 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 1.11% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 1.15% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 593 1089 1191
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -136 636 £45,000 +5.88% 66
London -118 259 £55,000 +10.00% 17
South East -33 146 £40,000 +3.89% 14
Yorkshire -31 65 £41,250 +8.55% 9
West Yorkshire -24 59 £41,250 +8.55% 8
Leeds +27 42 £35,000 - 5
Hampshire +12 41 £44,000 +10.00% 5
Oxfordshire +18 38 £34,250 -29.74% 4
South West +2 38 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East of England -36 35 £44,500 +28.98% 1
North West +13 34 £40,000 - 16
East Midlands -18 33 £47,500 +5.55% 3
City of London -33 32 £47,500 -2.06% 5
Manchester -7 22 £42,500 +6.25% 9
West Midlands -50 22 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Wallingford - 22 £33,500 - 2
East Sussex +5 20 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Oxford +12 18 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Berkshire -7 18 £55,000 +44.73% 1
Brighton +8 15 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Leicester +3 15 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Leicestershire -4 15 £52,500 +14.13% 2
Bradford -16 15 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Southampton +14 13 £42,500 -4.49% 3
Surrey -1 12 £52,500 +5.00%
Devon +2 11 £32,500 -7.14%
Farnborough - 11 £55,000 -
Northamptonshire +20 10 £43,750 +20.68% 1
Hertfordshire +7 10 £62,500 +92.30%
Ipswich +27 9 £37,500 -11.76%

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1505 (99.93%) SQL Server
2 913 (60.62%) SQL
3 881 (58.50%) C#
4 847 (56.24%) .NET
5 639 (42.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 577 (38.31%) T-SQL
7 573 (38.05%) Microsoft
8 554 (36.79%) ASP.NET
9 523 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
10 480 (31.87%) MVC
11 475 (31.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 439 (29.15%) JavaScript
13 435 (28.88%) Finance
14 429 (28.49%) Data Warehouse
15 414 (27.49%) Business Intelligence
15 414 (27.49%) HTML
16 371 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
17 363 (24.10%) CSS
18 331 (21.98%) ETL
19 323 (21.45%) SQL Server 2012
20 321 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
21 309 (20.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 255 (16.93%) MS Excel
23 249 (16.53%) .NET Framework
24 230 (15.27%) jQuery
25 207 (13.75%) Web Development
26 180 (11.95%) TDD
27 179 (11.89%) Degree
28 170 (11.29%) Web Services
29 169 (11.22%) WCF

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 85 (5.64%) SharePoint
2 76 (5.05%) IIS
3 36 (2.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 28 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (1.73%) CMS
6 16 (1.06%) WebSphere
7 11 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (0.53%) Kentico
8 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.46%) NServiceBus
10 6 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.33%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.27%) Drupal
12 4 (0.27%) WordPress
13 3 (0.20%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.13%) Apache
14 2 (0.13%) SAS
15 1 (0.066%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 255 (16.93%) MS Excel
2 30 (1.99%) MS Office
3 5 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.46%) Pegasus Opera
4 4 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.27%) Markit EDM
4 4 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.20%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.13%) ReMetrica
7 1 (0.066%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 60 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (1.39%) SaaS
3 16 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (1.26%) Internet
2 10 (0.66%) Intranet
3 5 (0.33%) SMTP
4 4 (0.27%) DHCP
4 4 (0.27%) DNS
4 4 (0.27%) SAN
5 3 (0.20%) FTP
6 2 (0.13%) LAN
6 2 (0.13%) NAS
6 2 (0.13%) WAN
7 1 (0.066%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1505 (99.93%) SQL Server
2 639 (42.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 475 (31.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 429 (28.49%) Data Warehouse
5 371 (24.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 323 (21.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 309 (20.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 154 (10.23%) SQL Server 2014
9 145 (9.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 127 (8.43%) Relational Database
11 90 (5.98%) OLAP
12 60 (3.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 47 (3.12%) RDBMS
14 44 (2.92%) Big Data
15 41 (2.72%) NoSQL
16 39 (2.59%) Hadoop
16 39 (2.59%) QlikView
17 36 (2.39%) Data Mining
17 36 (2.39%) OLAP Cube
18 33 (2.19%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 160 (10.62%) Visual Studio
2 152 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 87 (5.78%) Subversion
4 48 (3.19%) Git (software)
5 32 (2.12%) NUnit
6 24 (1.59%) MSTest
7 20 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 18 (1.20%) Bugzilla
8 18 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (1.20%) Trac
9 17 (1.13%) Moq
10 14 (0.93%) TeamCity
11 13 (0.86%) JIRA
12 11 (0.73%) SpecFlow
13 10 (0.66%) Selenium
14 9 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 7 (0.46%) MSI
15 7 (0.46%) Plastic SCM
15 7 (0.46%) Rhino Mocks
16 6 (0.40%) MSBuild
General
1 435 (28.88%) Finance
2 136 (9.03%) Banking
3 72 (4.78%) Marketing
4 58 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 55 (3.65%) Retail
6 42 (2.79%) Legal
7 39 (2.59%) Front Office
8 24 (1.59%) Back Office
9 23 (1.53%) Manufacturing
10 22 (1.46%) Telecoms
11 21 (1.39%) Law
12 19 (1.26%) Games
13 12 (0.80%) Automotive
13 12 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 9 (0.60%) Advertising
15 6 (0.40%) Publishing
16 5 (0.33%) Private Banking
17 4 (0.27%) Electronics
17 4 (0.27%) Local Government
18 3 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 847 (56.24%) .NET
2 554 (36.79%) ASP.NET
3 414 (27.49%) HTML
4 363 (24.10%) CSS
5 321 (21.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 249 (16.53%) .NET Framework
7 230 (15.27%) jQuery
8 170 (11.29%) Web Services
9 169 (11.22%) WCF
10 146 (9.69%) XML
11 125 (8.30%) HTML5
12 122 (8.10%) Ajax
13 108 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web API
14 103 (6.84%) AngularJS
15 95 (6.31%) Entity Framework
16 94 (6.24%) WPF
17 62 (4.12%) MDX
18 59 (3.92%) CSS3
19 54 (3.59%) NHibernate
20 53 (3.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 138 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
2 98 (6.51%) Data Integration
3 91 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 54 (3.59%) Hedge funds
5 35 (2.32%) Data Structures
5 35 (2.32%) Statistics
6 28 (1.86%) Social Media
7 27 (1.79%) Algorithms
7 27 (1.79%) Visualisation
8 26 (1.73%) Tandem
9 24 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 23 (1.53%) BBC
10 23 (1.53%) Equities
11 22 (1.46%) Fixed Income
11 22 (1.46%) Inversion of Control
11 22 (1.46%) Replication
12 19 (1.26%) Fintech
13 18 (1.20%) Mathematics
14 17 (1.13%) Driving Licence
15 16 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 145 (9.63%) Windows
2 24 (1.59%) Unix
3 20 (1.33%) Windows Server
4 12 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.73%) Android
5 11 (0.73%) Linux
6 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.40%) OS/390
7 6 (0.40%) zOS
8 2 (0.13%) AIX
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (34.73%) Agile Software Development
2 480 (31.87%) MVC
3 414 (27.49%) Business Intelligence
4 331 (21.98%) ETL
5 207 (13.75%) Web Development
6 180 (11.95%) TDD
7 152 (10.09%) Scrum
8 149 (9.89%) SDLC
9 115 (7.64%) Software Engineering
10 102 (6.77%) Data Modelling
11 88 (5.84%) Performance Tuning
12 86 (5.71%) OO
13 81 (5.38%) Analytics
14 80 (5.31%) SOA
15 73 (4.85%) Unit Testing
16 72 (4.78%) E-Commerce
17 70 (4.65%) Mentoring
18 55 (3.65%) Multithreading
19 54 (3.59%) Asset Management
20 50 (3.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 913 (60.62%) SQL
2 881 (58.50%) C#
3 577 (38.31%) T-SQL
4 439 (29.15%) JavaScript
5 154 (10.23%) VB.NET
6 59 (3.92%) Java
7 52 (3.45%) PowerShell
8 47 (3.12%) VBA
9 39 (2.59%) VB
10 33 (2.19%) R
11 27 (1.79%) TypeScript
12 23 (1.53%) PL/SQL
13 22 (1.46%) C++
13 22 (1.46%) Python
14 20 (1.33%) Ruby
15 13 (0.86%) PHP
15 13 (0.86%) VB6
16 11 (0.73%) VBScript
17 10 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.46%) Uniface
Qualifications
1 179 (11.89%) Degree
2 67 (4.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (0.93%) MCSD
4 11 (0.73%) MCAD
5 10 (0.66%) MCITP
6 9 (0.60%) MCSE
7 7 (0.46%) MCSA
8 5 (0.33%) MCP
8 5 (0.33%) MCTS
9 4 (0.27%) MCDBA
9 4 (0.27%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.27%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.13%) HND
10 2 (0.13%) MCPD
10 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
11 1 (0.066%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.32%) QA
2 10 (0.66%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.20%) SLA
4 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.066%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (0.46%) Grafana
1 7 (0.46%) Kibana
1 7 (0.46%) logstash
1 7 (0.46%) StatsD
2 2 (0.13%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 573 (38.05%) Microsoft
2 88 (5.84%) Oracle
3 63 (4.18%) Tableau
4 25 (1.66%) Google
5 24 (1.59%) Apple
6 23 (1.53%) Facebook
6 23 (1.53%) Sony
6 23 (1.53%) Yahoo!
7 18 (1.20%) Cognos
8 17 (1.13%) EPiServer
8 17 (1.13%) SAP
9 15 (1.00%) IBM
10 12 (0.80%) VMware
11 11 (0.73%) Remedy
12 10 (0.66%) Informatica
12 10 (0.66%) Sage
12 10 (0.66%) Telerik
13 9 (0.60%) Sybase
14 8 (0.53%) Splunk
15 7 (0.46%) Pegasus
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
West London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
West London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Dantech
Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
RMI International
Salary: From £26,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kettering, Northamptonshire
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday