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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 463 315 337
Rank change year-on-year
-148 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 545 1073 1028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.99% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 1.03% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 465 1000 955
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -149 528 £45,000 +5.88% 66
London -95 218 £55,000 +10.00% 17
South East -62 104 £40,000 -2.43% 7
Yorkshire -30 62 £42,500 +9.67% 5
West Yorkshire -24 53 £43,750 +9.37% 5
City of London -12 40 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Leeds +9 38 £45,000 +16.12% 5
East Midlands +12 32 £52,500 +50.00% 5
North West -32 32 £45,000 +12.50% 11
West Midlands -57 30 £40,250 +15.00% 5
Leicestershire +18 29 £52,500 +50.00% 3
East Sussex +5 29 £34,000 -15.00%
South West -34 25 £35,500 -11.25% 6
Brighton +11 23 £32,500 -18.75%
Leicester +11 23 £52,500 +31.25% 3
East of England +22 22 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Oxfordshire +3 20 £33,500 -36.19% 1
Manchester -30 20 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Surrey -13 18 £52,500 +5.00%
Hampshire +5 16 £43,250 +8.12%
Birmingham -38 15 £34,000 -
Bradford -35 14 £43,750 -2.77%
Hertfordshire +13 12 £62,500 +47.05% 2
Wallingford - 11 £33,500 - 1
Scotland +28 10 £36,000 -2.70%
Berkshire -10 10 £55,000 +4.76%
Waltham Cross +1 9 £62,500 +47.05%
Somerset -9 9 £41,000 +5.80% 4
Bath -11 9 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Southampton +2 7 £40,000 -28.88%

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 1194 (99.92%) SQL Server
2 748 (62.59%) SQL
3 711 (59.50%) C#
4 688 (57.57%) .NET
5 474 (39.67%) T-SQL
6 465 (38.91%) ASP.NET
7 450 (37.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 434 (36.32%) Microsoft
9 429 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
10 419 (35.06%) MVC
11 348 (29.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 346 (28.95%) JavaScript
13 340 (28.45%) HTML
14 326 (27.28%) Business Intelligence
15 315 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
16 293 (24.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 285 (23.85%) Finance
18 281 (23.51%) CSS
19 277 (23.18%) ETL
20 252 (21.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 252 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
21 227 (19.00%) jQuery
22 226 (18.91%) .NET Framework
23 209 (17.49%) Degree
24 208 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
25 202 (16.90%) MS Excel
26 165 (13.81%) Web Services
27 164 (13.72%) Scrum
28 160 (13.39%) Web Development
29 154 (12.89%) 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 68 (5.69%) IIS
2 46 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 34 (2.85%) CMS
4 29 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 19 (1.59%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.34%) NServiceBus
8 9 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.59%) Kentico
10 5 (0.42%) WordPress
11 4 (0.33%) Drupal
11 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.25%) Moodle
13 1 (0.084%) Apache
13 1 (0.084%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.084%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.084%) Mule
13 1 (0.084%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 202 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.26%) MS Office
3 3 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.50%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
4 3 (0.25%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.084%) Magento
5 1 (0.084%) ReMetrica
5 1 (0.084%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.92%) SaaS
3 7 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.17%) IaaS
4 2 (0.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.084%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.084%) GitHub
5 1 (0.084%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.084%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (0.92%) Internet
1 11 (0.92%) SMTP
2 6 (0.50%) DHCP
2 6 (0.50%) DNS
2 6 (0.50%) FTP
3 4 (0.33%) Intranet
4 2 (0.17%) HTTP
4 2 (0.17%) NAS
4 2 (0.17%) SAN
5 1 (0.084%) LAN
5 1 (0.084%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1194 (99.92%) SQL Server
2 450 (37.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 348 (29.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 315 (26.36%) Data Warehouse
5 252 (21.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 252 (21.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 208 (17.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 137 (11.46%) SQL Server 2014
8 119 (9.96%) Relational Database
9 102 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 51 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 50 (4.18%) OLAP
12 35 (2.93%) RDBMS
13 32 (2.68%) Big Data
14 31 (2.59%) NoSQL
15 29 (2.43%) OLTP
15 29 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
16 26 (2.18%) Power BI
17 25 (2.09%) MySQL
18 24 (2.01%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 129 (10.79%) Visual Studio
2 114 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 106 (8.87%) Subversion
4 81 (6.78%) Git (software)
5 29 (2.43%) Bugzilla
5 29 (2.43%) Trac
6 22 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 17 (1.42%) JIRA
7 17 (1.42%) NUnit
8 15 (1.26%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.09%) Moq
10 11 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (0.67%) Selenium
12 7 (0.59%) Plastic SCM
12 7 (0.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 6 (0.50%) MSTest
14 5 (0.42%) Bower
14 5 (0.42%) Jasmine
14 5 (0.42%) jspm
14 5 (0.42%) Mercurial
General
1 285 (23.85%) Finance
2 88 (7.36%) Banking
3 55 (4.60%) Marketing
4 45 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 45 (3.77%) Retail
5 40 (3.35%) Legal
6 33 (2.76%) Front Office
7 23 (1.92%) Automotive
8 19 (1.59%) Law
8 19 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.34%) Games
10 15 (1.26%) Back Office
11 12 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 7 (0.59%) Advertising
13 4 (0.33%) Local Government
13 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.25%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.25%) Publishing
15 1 (0.084%) Electronics
15 1 (0.084%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 688 (57.57%) .NET
2 465 (38.91%) ASP.NET
3 340 (28.45%) HTML
4 293 (24.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 281 (23.51%) CSS
6 227 (19.00%) jQuery
7 226 (18.91%) .NET Framework
8 165 (13.81%) Web Services
9 154 (12.89%) WCF
10 115 (9.62%) Ajax
11 113 (9.46%) AngularJS
11 113 (9.46%) XML
12 92 (7.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 85 (7.11%) HTML5
14 75 (6.28%) Entity Framework
15 74 (6.19%) WPF
16 59 (4.94%) NHibernate
17 48 (4.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 45 (3.77%) CSS3
19 44 (3.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 91 (7.62%) Computer Science
2 86 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (6.03%) Data Integration
4 36 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
5 33 (2.76%) Hedge funds
6 29 (2.43%) Replication
7 26 (2.18%) Tandem
8 23 (1.92%) Visualisation
9 22 (1.84%) User Experience
10 20 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 20 (1.67%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
11 19 (1.59%) Mathematics
12 18 (1.51%) Clustering
13 17 (1.42%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.17%) Xbox
15 12 (1.00%) Fintech
16 11 (0.92%) Life Science
17 9 (0.75%) Equities
17 9 (0.75%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 85 (7.11%) Windows
2 17 (1.42%) Android
3 16 (1.34%) Apple iOS
4 15 (1.26%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.59%) Unix
8 6 (0.50%) Linux
9 1 (0.084%) AIX
9 1 (0.084%) OS/390
9 1 (0.084%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 429 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
2 419 (35.06%) MVC
3 326 (27.28%) Business Intelligence
4 277 (23.18%) ETL
5 164 (13.72%) Scrum
6 160 (13.39%) Web Development
7 125 (10.46%) TDD
8 113 (9.46%) SDLC
9 104 (8.70%) OO
10 102 (8.54%) Software Engineering
11 74 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
12 71 (5.94%) Data Modelling
12 71 (5.94%) Mentoring
13 67 (5.61%) Analytics
14 65 (5.44%) SOA
15 62 (5.19%) Unit Testing
16 59 (4.94%) OOP
17 48 (4.02%) E-Commerce
18 43 (3.60%) Data Analysis
19 42 (3.51%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 748 (62.59%) SQL
2 711 (59.50%) C#
3 474 (39.67%) T-SQL
4 346 (28.95%) JavaScript
5 94 (7.87%) VB.NET
6 40 (3.35%) Java
7 39 (3.26%) PowerShell
7 39 (3.26%) TypeScript
8 31 (2.59%) VB
9 29 (2.43%) C++
10 20 (1.67%) Python
10 20 (1.67%) VBA
11 16 (1.34%) Ruby
12 15 (1.26%) PHP
13 14 (1.17%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.00%) VB6
15 10 (0.84%) VBScript
16 9 (0.75%) C
17 7 (0.59%) R
18 5 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 209 (17.49%) Degree
2 42 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (1.42%) MCSD
4 16 (1.34%) MCAD
5 12 (1.00%) MCTS
6 11 (0.92%) MCP
7 6 (0.50%) MCITP
7 6 (0.50%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.42%) MCSE
8 5 (0.42%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.17%) HND
10 1 (0.084%) CFA
10 1 (0.084%) MCDBA
10 1 (0.084%) MCPD
10 1 (0.084%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (1.84%) QA
2 13 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 6 (0.50%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.33%) Grafana
1 4 (0.33%) Kibana
1 4 (0.33%) logstash
1 4 (0.33%) StatsD
2 2 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.084%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 434 (36.32%) Microsoft
2 66 (5.52%) Tableau
3 54 (4.52%) Oracle
4 20 (1.67%) Cognos
5 16 (1.34%) Informatica
6 15 (1.26%) SAP
7 11 (0.92%) Remedy
8 9 (0.75%) Sybase
9 7 (0.59%) Google
9 7 (0.59%) Telerik
10 6 (0.50%) Apple
10 6 (0.50%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.50%) VMware
11 5 (0.42%) Facebook
11 5 (0.42%) Perforce
11 5 (0.42%) Sony
11 5 (0.42%) Yahoo!
12 4 (0.33%) LexisNexis
12 4 (0.33%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.17%) IBM
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + flexi-time, pensions, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Market Leading Salaries + 10% bonus, 5% pension, car or allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
University of Worcester
Salary: From £25,298 to £31,076 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Bonuses & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits & pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Oscar
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Holiday Incentives
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wickford, Essex
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum £40k - £50k + £5k benefits/cash alte
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
The Talent Locker
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago