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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 561 518 472
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -46
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 397 398 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.38% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 356 363 515
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -38 388 £45,000 +5.88% 49
London -36 170 £50,000 -4.76% 19
South East -22 95 £40,000 - 11
Yorkshire -19 42 £35,000 +4.47% 2
City of London -29 33 £53,750 +19.44% 10
Kent +10 28 £47,500 +53.22% 3
Berkshire +17 26 £37,500 +3.44% 2
West Yorkshire -26 25 £38,500 +14.92% 1
East of England -3 23 £43,750 - 2
Leeds -23 19 £47,500 +41.79% 1
North West -16 18 £38,500 -7.22% 4
Buckinghamshire +5 16 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Oxfordshire -8 16 £34,500 -13.75% 1
West Midlands -10 16 £42,500 +13.33% 4
North Yorkshire -10 16 £30,000 -29.41% 1
South West -12 14 £41,250 +17.85% 4
Reading +10 12 £46,000 -0.54% 2
Manchester -9 10 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Ipswich - 10 £45,000 - 1
Suffolk - 10 £45,000 - 1
Staffordshire +3 9 £57,500 +21.05%
Cheshire -2 8 £40,000 -15.78%
East Midlands -20 7 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Surrey -31 7 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire +16 6 £42,500 -2.85%
Bristol +5 6 £47,500 +295.83% 1
High Wycombe -2 6 £41,250 +30.95% 1
Scotland -15 6 £23,500 -28.24% 1
Beaconsfield -5 5 £35,000 +11.11%

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 818 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 577 (70.54%) SQL
3 542 (66.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 506 (61.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 475 (58.07%) T-SQL
6 369 (45.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 330 (40.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 311 (38.02%) .NET
9 308 (37.65%) Business Intelligence
10 297 (36.31%) Microsoft
11 262 (32.03%) C#
12 254 (31.05%) Data Warehouse
13 212 (25.92%) SQL Server 2012
14 211 (25.79%) Finance
15 207 (25.31%) Performance Tuning
16 195 (23.84%) ETL
17 183 (22.37%) MS Excel
18 166 (20.29%) ASP.NET
19 146 (17.85%) SQL Server 2005
20 144 (17.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 123 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
22 122 (14.91%) Data Modelling
23 85 (10.39%) HTML
24 84 (10.27%) JavaScript
25 79 (9.66%) OLAP
26 77 (9.41%) VB.NET
26 77 (9.41%) Banking
27 75 (9.17%) Relational Database
28 71 (8.68%) CSS
29 68 (8.31%) XML

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 52 (6.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.98%) IIS
3 3 (0.37%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.24%) ColdFusion
4 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.12%) SAS
Applications
1 183 (22.37%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.42%) MS Office
3 6 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.24%) MS Project
6 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.49%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.37%) LatentZero
3 3 (0.37%) Adaptiv
4 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (1.96%) SaaS
3 13 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.47%) Internet
2 6 (0.73%) Intranet
3 5 (0.61%) SAN
4 1 (0.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 542 (66.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 506 (61.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 369 (45.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 330 (40.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 254 (31.05%) Data Warehouse
7 212 (25.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 146 (17.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 144 (17.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 79 (9.66%) OLAP
11 75 (9.17%) Relational Database
12 41 (5.01%) SQL CLR
13 30 (3.67%) Big Data
14 27 (3.30%) RDBMS
14 27 (3.30%) SQL Server 2000
15 25 (3.06%) DTS
15 25 (3.06%) MySQL
16 22 (2.69%) OLTP
17 16 (1.96%) MS Access
18 14 (1.71%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 55 (6.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (5.75%) Visual Studio
3 13 (1.59%) Subversion
4 11 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 10 (1.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (0.49%) NUnit
7 3 (0.37%) Jasmine
7 3 (0.37%) JIRA
7 3 (0.37%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.12%) NuGet
8 1 (0.12%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.12%) Selenium
8 1 (0.12%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.12%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.12%) ProC
8 1 (0.12%) ERwin
8 1 (0.12%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.12%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.12%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.12%) Toad
General
1 211 (25.79%) Finance
2 77 (9.41%) Banking
3 43 (5.26%) Retail
4 42 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.30%) Marketing
6 25 (3.06%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.81%) Law
8 19 (2.32%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.34%) Publishing
10 9 (1.10%) Front Office
11 8 (0.98%) Billing
12 7 (0.86%) Advertising
12 7 (0.86%) Back Office
13 6 (0.73%) Legal
14 5 (0.61%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
15 4 (0.49%) Games
16 1 (0.12%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.12%) French Language
16 1 (0.12%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (38.02%) .NET
2 166 (20.29%) ASP.NET
3 85 (10.39%) HTML
4 71 (8.68%) CSS
5 68 (8.31%) XML
6 55 (6.72%) MDX
7 47 (5.75%) Web Services
7 47 (5.75%) .NET Framework
7 47 (5.75%) WCF
8 44 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (4.52%) WinForms
10 32 (3.91%) WPF
11 27 (3.30%) jQuery
12 23 (2.81%) XSLT
13 20 (2.44%) Ajax
14 19 (2.32%) Silverlight
14 19 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 13 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (1.47%) Razor View Engine
17 9 (1.10%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.48%) Replication
2 47 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (5.38%) Tandem
4 32 (3.91%) Data Integration
5 27 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 24 (2.93%) Credit Risk
7 21 (2.57%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.32%) Clustering
9 14 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
10 13 (1.59%) Mathematics
11 12 (1.47%) Equities
12 11 (1.34%) Data Extraction
13 10 (1.22%) Fixed Income
13 10 (1.22%) Hedge funds
14 7 (0.86%) Digital Media
14 7 (0.86%) Derivative
15 6 (0.73%) Market Risk
16 5 (0.61%) Visualisation
16 5 (0.61%) Management Information System
17 4 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 56 (6.85%) Windows
2 14 (1.71%) Android
3 7 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (0.86%) UNIX
4 5 (0.61%) Linux
5 4 (0.49%) AIX
5 4 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.37%) Solaris
7 2 (0.24%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (37.65%) Business Intelligence
2 207 (25.31%) Performance Tuning
3 195 (23.84%) ETL
4 123 (15.04%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (14.91%) Data Modelling
6 66 (8.07%) MVC
7 40 (4.89%) Migration
8 37 (4.52%) Dimensional Modelling
9 34 (4.16%) Scrum
10 29 (3.55%) Web Development
10 29 (3.55%) Software Engineering
11 28 (3.42%) TDD
12 26 (3.18%) E-Commerce
13 24 (2.93%) Analytics
14 23 (2.81%) High Availability
14 23 (2.81%) CRM
15 22 (2.69%) Unit Testing
16 19 (2.32%) Web Application Development
17 18 (2.20%) Business Analysis
18 17 (2.08%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 577 (70.54%) SQL
2 475 (58.07%) T-SQL
3 262 (32.03%) C#
4 84 (10.27%) JavaScript
5 77 (9.41%) VB.NET
6 36 (4.40%) VB
7 32 (3.91%) VBA
8 15 (1.83%) PL/SQL
9 13 (1.59%) Java
10 11 (1.34%) PHP
11 10 (1.22%) VBScript
12 7 (0.86%) XPath
12 7 (0.86%) Python
12 7 (0.86%) XQuery
13 5 (0.61%) VB6
14 4 (0.49%) PowerHouse
14 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.49%) Perl
14 4 (0.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 65 (7.95%) Degree
2 59 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (2.44%) MCTS
3 20 (2.44%) MCAD
4 16 (1.96%) MCP
4 16 (1.96%) MCITP
5 14 (1.71%) MCSD
6 5 (0.61%) HNC
6 5 (0.61%) HND
7 2 (0.24%) MCSE
7 2 (0.24%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.12%) MCSA
8 1 (0.12%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (0.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 297 (36.31%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.48%) Oracle
3 35 (4.28%) Business Objects
4 26 (3.18%) Red Gate
5 14 (1.71%) Remedy
5 14 (1.71%) Tableau
6 12 (1.47%) Sybase
7 8 (0.98%) Bloomberg
7 8 (0.98%) Cognos
8 6 (0.73%) Percona
9 4 (0.49%) Reuters
9 4 (0.49%) FactSet
10 3 (0.37%) thinkFolio
10 3 (0.37%) ION Trading
10 3 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.37%) Informatica
11 2 (0.24%) Adobe
11 2 (0.24%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.24%) Telerik
11 2 (0.24%) Microgen
Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full corporate benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The 100 Company
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognitive Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Health, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Meadows Consulting Limited
Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum to £33k + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Resource Solutions - Man Group
Posted: 5 days ago
North London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: c.45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LEXSTRA
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago