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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK
Rank 437 313 348
Rank change year-on-year
-124 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 496 1006 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 1.01% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 451 889 864
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £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
81391 96427 101725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.46% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 67597 80923 84638
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,999 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -122 470 £42,500 -5.55% 53
London -107 174 £57,500 +4.54% 18
South East +1 86 £42,500 +1.19% 14
North West +35 78 £36,250 -14.70% 6
Manchester +17 55 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Yorkshire -80 41 £42,000 -6.66% 4
City of London +10 34 £45,000 -18.18% 8
East of England +7 30 £55,000 +29.41% 3
West Yorkshire -65 29 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Oxfordshire +25 27 £37,500 -6.25% 7
East Midlands -15 26 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Leeds -59 25 £42,500 -5.55% 1
South West -13 23 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Scotland +29 17 £40,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +2 17 £67,500 +58.82% 1
Hampshire +14 16 £46,250 -2.63% 1
South Yorkshire +7 12 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +7 11 £30,000 -8.39%
Wallingford - 11 £37,500 - 2
Cheshire +19 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Merseyside +1 10 £32,000 -28.88% 2
Leicester 0 10 £31,000 -5.34%
Nottingham -21 10 £52,750 +50.71%
Nottinghamshire -23 10 £52,750 +50.71%
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £30,000 -26.82% 1
Abingdon +12 9 £31,500 +18.86% 1
Glasgow +32 8 £51,500 +28.75% 1
Kent +1 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Liverpool -1 8 £35,250 -21.66% 2
Gloucestershire -27 8 £40,000 +6.66%

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 988 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 667 (67.51%) SQL
3 526 (53.24%) .NET
4 519 (52.53%) C#
5 448 (45.34%) T-SQL
6 402 (40.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 373 (37.75%) Microsoft
8 358 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
9 329 (33.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 324 (32.79%) ASP.NET
11 319 (32.29%) Business Intelligence
12 303 (30.67%) MVC
13 282 (28.54%) JavaScript
14 279 (28.24%) Data Warehouse
15 276 (27.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 260 (26.32%) HTML
17 245 (24.80%) ETL
18 214 (21.66%) Finance
19 203 (20.55%) CSS
20 199 (20.14%) SQL Server 2012
21 187 (18.93%) jQuery
22 174 (17.61%) MS Excel
23 171 (17.31%) Degree
24 166 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
25 160 (16.19%) .NET Framework
26 141 (14.27%) SQL Server 2008
27 137 (13.87%) SQL Server 2014
28 126 (12.75%) Scrum
29 119 (12.04%) Visual Studio
29 119 (12.04%) 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 58 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 53 (5.36%) IIS
3 34 (3.44%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
5 22 (2.23%) CMS
6 18 (1.82%) Umbraco
7 9 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (0.71%) NServiceBus
9 6 (0.61%) Apache
9 6 (0.61%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.51%) Confluence
11 4 (0.40%) WordPress
12 3 (0.30%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.30%) Moodle
13 2 (0.20%) EPiServer CMS
13 2 (0.20%) SAS
13 2 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.10%) Kentico
Applications
1 174 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.11%) MS Office
3 4 (0.40%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.40%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
3 3 (0.30%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.10%) Magento
4 1 (0.10%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 59 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (4.15%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.11%) GitHub
4 7 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.61%) SaaS
6 2 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.20%) Office 365
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
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.02%) Internet
2 16 (1.62%) HTTP
3 8 (0.81%) Intranet
4 3 (0.30%) FTP
5 2 (0.20%) SMTP
6 1 (0.10%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 988 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 402 (40.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 329 (33.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 279 (28.24%) Data Warehouse
5 276 (27.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 199 (20.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 141 (14.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 137 (13.87%) SQL Server 2014
9 108 (10.93%) Relational Database
10 66 (6.68%) Power BI
11 57 (5.77%) MySQL
12 45 (4.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 44 (4.45%) SQL Server 2005
14 35 (3.54%) SQL Server 2016
15 34 (3.44%) RDBMS
16 31 (3.14%) Big Data
17 30 (3.04%) NoSQL
18 24 (2.43%) Hadoop
19 21 (2.13%) OLAP
20 19 (1.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 119 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 119 (12.04%) Visual Studio
2 98 (9.92%) Subversion
3 90 (9.11%) Git (software)
4 42 (4.25%) JIRA
5 21 (2.13%) Bugzilla
5 21 (2.13%) Trac
6 18 (1.82%) Selenium
7 17 (1.72%) NUnit
8 10 (1.01%) MSTest
8 10 (1.01%) Plastic SCM
9 9 (0.91%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.81%) Moq
10 8 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 7 (0.71%) FishEye
11 7 (0.71%) JSUnit
11 7 (0.71%) Liquibase
12 6 (0.61%) Mercurial
12 6 (0.61%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 214 (21.66%) Finance
2 65 (6.58%) Banking
3 49 (4.96%) Retail
4 48 (4.86%) Marketing
5 34 (3.44%) Investment Banking
6 25 (2.53%) Legal
7 15 (1.52%) Front Office
8 13 (1.32%) Back Office
8 13 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.32%) Telecoms
9 11 (1.11%) Games
9 11 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (0.71%) Automotive
11 5 (0.51%) Advertising
12 4 (0.40%) Law
12 4 (0.40%) Music Industry
13 3 (0.30%) Electronics
14 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 526 (53.24%) .NET
2 324 (32.79%) ASP.NET
3 260 (26.32%) HTML
4 203 (20.55%) CSS
5 187 (18.93%) jQuery
6 166 (16.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 160 (16.19%) .NET Framework
8 114 (11.54%) WCF
9 113 (11.44%) Web Services
10 95 (9.62%) AngularJS
11 92 (9.31%) XML
12 86 (8.70%) Ajax
13 70 (7.09%) WPF
14 67 (6.78%) HTML5
15 57 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 57 (5.77%) Entity Framework
16 52 (5.26%) WinForms
17 49 (4.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 48 (4.86%) CSS3
19 44 (4.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 75 (7.59%) Computer Science
2 73 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (4.45%) Data Integration
4 29 (2.94%) iPad
5 27 (2.73%) Mathematics
6 26 (2.63%) Tandem
7 24 (2.43%) Replication
8 22 (2.23%) Hedge funds
9 21 (2.13%) Visualisation
10 19 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 19 (1.92%) Management Information System
10 19 (1.92%) NHS
11 18 (1.82%) Clustering
12 16 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
13 15 (1.52%) 3D Graphics
13 15 (1.52%) Graphic Design
14 13 (1.32%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.32%) User Experience
15 10 (1.01%) Fintech
16 9 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 71 (7.19%) Windows
2 11 (1.11%) Unix
3 9 (0.91%) Android
3 9 (0.91%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.51%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.20%) Linux
5 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (36.23%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (32.29%) Business Intelligence
3 303 (30.67%) MVC
4 245 (24.80%) ETL
5 126 (12.75%) Scrum
6 116 (11.74%) Web Development
7 89 (9.01%) OO
8 88 (8.91%) TDD
9 82 (8.30%) SDLC
10 71 (7.19%) Performance Tuning
11 68 (6.88%) Unit Testing
12 67 (6.78%) Data Modelling
13 62 (6.28%) Software Engineering
14 55 (5.57%) Analytics
14 55 (5.57%) OOP
15 53 (5.36%) Mentoring
16 48 (4.86%) E-Commerce
17 41 (4.15%) Kanban
18 37 (3.74%) Data Analysis
19 35 (3.54%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 667 (67.51%) SQL
2 519 (52.53%) C#
3 448 (45.34%) T-SQL
4 282 (28.54%) JavaScript
5 84 (8.50%) VB.NET
6 41 (4.15%) Java
7 30 (3.04%) PowerShell
8 25 (2.53%) VBA
9 24 (2.43%) C++
10 23 (2.33%) TypeScript
11 22 (2.23%) Python
12 18 (1.82%) VB
13 16 (1.62%) PHP
14 14 (1.42%) C
15 10 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.71%) Clojure
16 7 (0.71%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
16 7 (0.71%) Groovy
16 7 (0.71%) Jython
16 7 (0.71%) Scala
Qualifications
1 171 (17.31%) Degree
2 18 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.91%) MCTS
4 8 (0.81%) MCAD
4 8 (0.81%) MCSD
5 7 (0.71%) MCP
6 4 (0.40%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.30%) MCITP
8 2 (0.20%) MCSE
9 1 (0.10%) CFA
9 1 (0.10%) HNC
9 1 (0.10%) HND
9 1 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.05%) QA
2 22 (2.23%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 6 (0.61%) Puppet
2 5 (0.51%) Control-M
2 5 (0.51%) Perfmon
3 2 (0.20%) Kibana
3 2 (0.20%) logstash
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 373 (37.75%) Microsoft
2 74 (7.49%) Tableau
3 40 (4.05%) Cognos
4 19 (1.92%) Oracle
5 10 (1.01%) Sybase
6 9 (0.91%) Talend
7 5 (0.51%) DevExpress
7 5 (0.51%) Informatica
7 5 (0.51%) Jaspersoft
7 5 (0.51%) Sony
8 4 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.40%) SAP
9 3 (0.30%) Splunk
10 2 (0.20%) Alteryx
10 2 (0.20%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.20%) Google
10 2 (0.20%) RedGate
10 2 (0.20%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.20%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.10%) Capita
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + 6% Salary bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Haverhill, Suffolk
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Life Assurance, Medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago