The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 561 523 405
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -118
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 375 388 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.36% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 335 356 626
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 24 July 2014 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 24 July 2014. 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 -37 361 £45,000 +12.50% 34
London -15 176 £57,500 +27.77% 14
South East -46 77 £45,000 +28.57% 6
City of London +14 65 £62,500 +47.05% 7
Yorkshire -21 35 £40,000 +23.07% 3
West Midlands +20 29 £40,000 -11.11% 5
West Yorkshire -43 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire +22 18 £45,000 - 1
Kent +4 16 £45,000 +11.11%
Leeds -32 15 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Surrey +7 14 £43,750 -2.77%
East Midlands +1 14 £35,000 +1.44% 3
Berkshire +13 13 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Oxfordshire +2 13 £45,000 +32.35%
North Yorkshire -3 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Leicestershire +3 12 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Leicester +4 11 £35,000 +4.47% 1
North West -4 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
East of England -30 11 £40,000 +6.66%
Scotland -19 10 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Staffordshire -5 9 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Cheshire +2 8 £32,500 -18.75%
York 0 8 £35,000 +16.66%
South West -34 8 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Westminster - 7 £50,000 -
Walsall - 7 £42,500 -
Chatham - 7 £50,000 -
Ipswich +13 6 £40,000 -5.88%
Suffolk +8 6 £40,000 -5.88%
West Sussex -5 6 £28,000 -37.77% 1

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

1 769 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 523 (68.01%) SQL
3 488 (63.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 422 (54.88%) T-SQL
5 406 (52.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 352 (45.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 300 (39.01%) .NET
8 294 (38.23%) Business Intelligence
8 294 (38.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 275 (35.76%) Microsoft
10 249 (32.38%) Data Warehouse
11 246 (31.99%) C#
12 222 (28.87%) SQL Server 2012
13 207 (26.92%) ETL
14 171 (22.24%) Finance
15 167 (21.72%) Performance Tuning
16 157 (20.42%) MS Excel
17 155 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
18 150 (19.51%) ASP.NET
19 140 (18.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 125 (16.25%) Data Modelling
21 88 (11.44%) OLAP
22 84 (10.92%) HTML
23 83 (10.79%) XML
23 83 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
24 80 (10.40%) Banking
25 73 (9.49%) JavaScript
26 68 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
27 65 (8.45%) Oracle
28 64 (8.32%) CSS

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 50 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.95%) IIS
3 2 (0.26%) ColdFusion
3 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.13%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.13%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 157 (20.42%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.90%) MS Office
3 14 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.39%) Adaptiv
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.65%) SaaS
4 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Trello
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.91%) Intranet
1 7 (0.91%) Internet
2 3 (0.39%) SAN
3 2 (0.26%) SMS
4 1 (0.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 769 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 488 (63.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 406 (52.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 352 (45.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 294 (38.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 249 (32.38%) Data Warehouse
7 222 (28.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 155 (20.16%) SQL Server 2005
9 140 (18.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 88 (11.44%) OLAP
11 57 (7.41%) Relational Database
12 35 (4.55%) DTS
13 26 (3.38%) Big Data
14 25 (3.25%) MySQL
15 23 (2.99%) SQL CLR
16 20 (2.60%) OLTP
16 20 (2.60%) RDBMS
16 20 (2.60%) Hadoop
16 20 (2.60%) BusinessObjects XI
17 17 (2.21%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 54 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (6.24%) Visual Studio
3 23 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 13 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 9 (1.17%) Subversion
6 7 (0.91%) NuGet
7 2 (0.26%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.26%) JIRA
7 2 (0.26%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.13%) Expression Web
8 1 (0.13%) Toad
8 1 (0.13%) FrontPage
8 1 (0.13%) NUnit
General
1 171 (22.24%) Finance
2 80 (10.40%) Banking
3 46 (5.98%) Retail
3 46 (5.98%) Investment Banking
4 22 (2.86%) Front Office
4 22 (2.86%) Marketing
5 21 (2.73%) Law
6 11 (1.43%) Advertising
7 10 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.04%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.91%) Music Industry
10 6 (0.78%) Back Office
10 6 (0.78%) Publishing
10 6 (0.78%) Legal
11 5 (0.65%) Billing
12 4 (0.52%) Games
13 2 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Polish Language
14 1 (0.13%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (39.01%) .NET
2 150 (19.51%) ASP.NET
3 84 (10.92%) HTML
4 83 (10.79%) XML
5 64 (8.32%) CSS
6 56 (7.28%) Web Services
7 53 (6.89%) .NET Framework
8 51 (6.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (6.24%) MDX
10 41 (5.33%) WCF
11 22 (2.86%) jQuery
12 20 (2.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 18 (2.34%) WPF
14 17 (2.21%) WinForms
14 17 (2.21%) Ajax
15 15 (1.95%) Silverlight
16 10 (1.30%) HTML5
16 10 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 9 (1.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 52 (6.76%) Tandem
2 51 (6.63%) Replication
3 25 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (2.86%) Data Integration
5 20 (2.60%) Credit Risk
6 19 (2.47%) Clustering
7 18 (2.34%) Fixed Income
7 18 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.21%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.82%) Equities
10 13 (1.69%) Data Extraction
11 12 (1.56%) Hedge funds
12 10 (1.30%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.17%) Market Risk
13 9 (1.17%) Derivative
14 5 (0.65%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (0.65%) Social Media
14 5 (0.65%) BBC
15 4 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 35 (4.55%) Windows
2 9 (1.17%) Android
2 9 (1.17%) UNIX
3 8 (1.04%) Linux
4 5 (0.65%) AIX
5 4 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.39%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (38.23%) Business Intelligence
2 207 (26.92%) ETL
3 167 (21.72%) Performance Tuning
4 125 (16.25%) Data Modelling
5 83 (10.79%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (7.54%) MVC
7 46 (5.98%) Scrum
8 40 (5.20%) Business Analysis
8 40 (5.20%) E-Commerce
9 32 (4.16%) Migration
9 32 (4.16%) Analytics
10 26 (3.38%) Software Engineering
11 25 (3.25%) TDD
12 24 (3.12%) High Availability
13 22 (2.86%) Data Migration
14 20 (2.60%) Asset Management
14 20 (2.60%) OO
14 20 (2.60%) Web Development
15 19 (2.47%) Dimensional Modelling
15 19 (2.47%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 523 (68.01%) SQL
2 422 (54.88%) T-SQL
3 246 (31.99%) C#
4 73 (9.49%) JavaScript
5 60 (7.80%) VB.NET
6 30 (3.90%) VB
7 22 (2.86%) VBA
8 15 (1.95%) Java
9 14 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 13 (1.69%) VB6
11 10 (1.30%) VBScript
12 7 (0.91%) Python
12 7 (0.91%) Perl
12 7 (0.91%) PHP
13 3 (0.39%) PowerHouse
13 3 (0.39%) AWK
14 2 (0.26%) XQuery
14 2 (0.26%) XPath
15 1 (0.13%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (8.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (5.98%) Degree
3 19 (2.47%) MCAD
4 15 (1.95%) MCITP
5 9 (1.17%) MCTS
6 6 (0.78%) Security Cleared
7 5 (0.65%) HNC
7 5 (0.65%) HND
8 3 (0.39%) MCP
9 2 (0.26%) MCSE
10 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.13%) MCSD
10 1 (0.13%) MCSA
10 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.39%) QA
1 3 (0.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) Control-M
Vendors
1 275 (35.76%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.45%) Oracle
3 45 (5.85%) Business Objects
4 19 (2.47%) Red Gate
5 18 (2.34%) Sybase
6 16 (2.08%) Cognos
7 15 (1.95%) Tableau
8 11 (1.43%) Bloomberg
9 10 (1.30%) Percona
10 9 (1.17%) Facebook
11 6 (0.78%) Reuters
11 6 (0.78%) FactSet
12 5 (0.65%) Remedy
12 5 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.65%) Apple
12 5 (0.65%) Sony
12 5 (0.65%) Yahoo!
12 5 (0.65%) Google
13 4 (0.52%) thinkFolio
14 3 (0.39%) SAP
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £43,500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: ''s highly negotiable + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: negotiable (+ Bonus and Relocation)
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 50,000
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Oxbridge Answers
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bonus + Benefits
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