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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 464 301 372
Rank change year-on-year
-163 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 502 1135 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 1.05% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 1.09% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 437 1030 859
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -159 481 £45,000 -2.17% 48
London -84 203 £57,500 +4.54% 13
South East -22 97 £40,000 -11.11% 11
City of London +36 50 £57,500 +4.54% 3
Yorkshire -75 50 £42,500 - 5
North West -37 43 £40,000 -10.11% 11
West Yorkshire -68 42 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Leeds -51 33 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Oxfordshire +33 29 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Manchester -23 29 £45,000 +5.88% 5
East of England -11 25 £42,500 - 1
West Midlands -48 22 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hampshire +11 21 £45,000 -14.28% 1
East Midlands -22 21 £52,500 +50.00% 1
South West -25 17 £40,000 - 5
Brighton +31 13 £32,500 -23.52%
East Sussex +28 13 £32,500 -23.52%
Wallingford - 13 £37,500 - 2
Scotland +33 11 £38,000 +1.33% 3
Leicester +10 11 £52,500 +60.30%
Leicestershire +1 11 £52,500 +60.30%
Buckinghamshire -14 11 £40,000 -2.43%
Hertfordshire -2 10 £42,500 -
Surrey -19 9 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Somerset +11 8 £40,000 +36.75% 1
South Yorkshire +3 8 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Bradford -24 8 £40,000 -11.11%
Essex +16 7 £30,000 -40.00%
Bath +10 7 £40,000 +3.22% 1
Kent -5 7 £54,000 +30.90% 1

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1102 (99.91%) SQL Server
2 720 (65.28%) SQL
3 633 (57.39%) C#
4 613 (55.58%) .NET
5 476 (43.16%) T-SQL
6 414 (37.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 410 (37.17%) Microsoft
8 400 (36.26%) ASP.NET
9 381 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
10 363 (32.91%) MVC
11 318 (28.83%) JavaScript
11 318 (28.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 317 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
13 305 (27.65%) HTML
14 279 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
15 266 (24.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 250 (22.67%) ETL
17 243 (22.03%) CSS
18 228 (20.67%) Finance
19 225 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC
20 223 (20.22%) jQuery
21 213 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
22 199 (18.04%) Degree
23 182 (16.50%) MS Excel
24 169 (15.32%) .NET Framework
25 161 (14.60%) SQL Server 2008
26 153 (13.87%) Scrum
27 146 (13.24%) Web Services
28 140 (12.69%) Web Development
29 139 (12.60%) SQL Server 2014

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 60 (5.44%) IIS
2 52 (4.71%) SharePoint
3 33 (2.99%) CMS
4 32 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 30 (2.72%) BizTalk Server
6 19 (1.72%) Umbraco
7 14 (1.27%) NServiceBus
8 10 (0.91%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.54%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.36%) Apache
12 4 (0.36%) Kentico
12 4 (0.36%) WordPress
13 3 (0.27%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.27%) Moodle
14 2 (0.18%) Confluence
14 2 (0.18%) Drupal
14 2 (0.18%) EPiServer CMS
14 2 (0.18%) Mule
Applications
1 182 (16.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.63%) MS Office
3 4 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.091%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.36%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.091%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.091%) Magento
5 1 (0.091%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.091%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (0.91%) SaaS
4 8 (0.73%) GitHub
5 2 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.18%) IaaS
5 2 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.091%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.091%) Heroku
6 1 (0.091%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.54%) Internet
2 16 (1.45%) HTTP
3 9 (0.82%) SMTP
4 5 (0.45%) FTP
4 5 (0.45%) Intranet
5 4 (0.36%) DHCP
5 4 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1102 (99.91%) SQL Server
2 414 (37.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 318 (28.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 279 (25.29%) Data Warehouse
5 266 (24.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 213 (19.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 161 (14.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 139 (12.60%) SQL Server 2014
9 114 (10.34%) Relational Database
10 71 (6.44%) SQL Server 2005
11 53 (4.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 50 (4.53%) Power BI
13 47 (4.26%) MySQL
14 35 (3.17%) RDBMS
15 30 (2.72%) Big Data
15 30 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
16 29 (2.63%) OLTP
17 28 (2.54%) NoSQL
18 24 (2.18%) SSDT
19 23 (2.09%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 124 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 119 (10.79%) Visual Studio
3 102 (9.25%) Subversion
4 90 (8.16%) Git (software)
5 29 (2.63%) JIRA
6 28 (2.54%) Bugzilla
6 28 (2.54%) Trac
7 17 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 16 (1.45%) Selenium
9 12 (1.09%) NUnit
10 10 (0.91%) Plastic SCM
11 9 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
11 9 (0.82%) TeamCity
12 8 (0.73%) Moq
13 7 (0.63%) FishEye
13 7 (0.63%) Liquibase
13 7 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 7 (0.63%) MSTest
14 6 (0.54%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 228 (20.67%) Finance
2 67 (6.07%) Banking
3 53 (4.81%) Marketing
4 42 (3.81%) Retail
5 31 (2.81%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.63%) Legal
7 20 (1.81%) Front Office
8 19 (1.72%) Automotive
8 19 (1.72%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.27%) Back Office
10 12 (1.09%) Law
11 11 (1.00%) Games
12 10 (0.91%) Telecoms
13 9 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.36%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.18%) Advertising
15 2 (0.18%) Local Government
15 2 (0.18%) Publishing
16 1 (0.091%) Electronics
16 1 (0.091%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (55.58%) .NET
2 400 (36.26%) ASP.NET
3 305 (27.65%) HTML
4 243 (22.03%) CSS
5 225 (20.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 223 (20.22%) jQuery
7 169 (15.32%) .NET Framework
8 146 (13.24%) Web Services
9 138 (12.51%) WCF
10 121 (10.97%) XML
11 105 (9.52%) Ajax
12 104 (9.43%) AngularJS
13 78 (7.07%) WPF
14 74 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 74 (6.71%) HTML5
15 60 (5.44%) Entity Framework
16 54 (4.90%) NHibernate
17 52 (4.71%) CSS3
18 50 (4.53%) WinForms
19 49 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 101 (9.16%) Computer Science
2 61 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (5.17%) Data Integration
4 34 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 30 (2.72%) Replication
6 26 (2.36%) Tandem
7 25 (2.27%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.99%) Hedge funds
8 22 (1.99%) Inversion of Control
8 22 (1.99%) User Experience
9 18 (1.63%) Clustering
9 18 (1.63%) Mobile App
9 18 (1.63%) Visualisation
10 15 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
10 15 (1.36%) Graphic Design
10 15 (1.36%) NHS
11 14 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 13 (1.18%) Algorithms
13 11 (1.00%) Fintech
14 10 (0.91%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 83 (7.52%) Windows
2 13 (1.18%) Android
3 12 (1.09%) Apple iOS
4 10 (0.91%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.27%) Unix
7 1 (0.091%) Linux
7 1 (0.091%) OS/390
7 1 (0.091%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (32.91%) MVC
3 317 (28.74%) Business Intelligence
4 250 (22.67%) ETL
5 153 (13.87%) Scrum
6 140 (12.69%) Web Development
7 114 (10.34%) TDD
8 106 (9.61%) OO
9 92 (8.34%) SDLC
10 81 (7.34%) Software Engineering
11 76 (6.89%) Unit Testing
12 73 (6.62%) Performance Tuning
13 69 (6.26%) Data Modelling
14 59 (5.35%) Mentoring
14 59 (5.35%) OOP
15 55 (4.99%) Analytics
16 48 (4.35%) SOA
17 41 (3.72%) E-Commerce
18 40 (3.63%) DevOps
19 39 (3.54%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 720 (65.28%) SQL
2 633 (57.39%) C#
3 476 (43.16%) T-SQL
4 318 (28.83%) JavaScript
5 77 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 41 (3.72%) PowerShell
7 37 (3.35%) Java
8 32 (2.90%) TypeScript
9 29 (2.63%) C++
10 28 (2.54%) VBA
11 26 (2.36%) VB
12 23 (2.09%) Python
13 16 (1.45%) PHP
14 12 (1.09%) C
15 10 (0.91%) Ruby
16 9 (0.82%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.63%) Groovy
17 7 (0.63%) Jython
17 7 (0.63%) Scala
17 7 (0.63%) XPath
Qualifications
1 199 (18.04%) Degree
2 32 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (1.36%) MCAD
3 15 (1.36%) MCSD
4 11 (1.00%) MCP
4 11 (1.00%) MCTS
5 6 (0.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.27%) MCITP
6 3 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.18%) MCSE
8 1 (0.091%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.81%) QA
2 17 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.18%) SLA
4 1 (0.091%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (0.36%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
2 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (0.45%) Perfmon
2 4 (0.36%) Control-M
3 3 (0.27%) Puppet
4 2 (0.18%) Kibana
4 2 (0.18%) logstash
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 410 (37.17%) Microsoft
2 68 (6.17%) Tableau
3 38 (3.45%) Oracle
4 31 (2.81%) Cognos
5 19 (1.72%) Informatica
6 10 (0.91%) Sybase
7 9 (0.82%) Talend
8 6 (0.54%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.45%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.45%) Jaspersoft
9 5 (0.45%) Remedy
9 5 (0.45%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.45%) Sony
10 4 (0.36%) VMware
11 3 (0.27%) Google
11 3 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.27%) SAP
12 2 (0.18%) Alteryx
12 2 (0.18%) Twitter
12 2 (0.18%) Xamarin
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Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 60k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £43000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 per annum + 25 days holidays & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
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Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
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Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Go Partnership.
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