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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Developer
Rank 394 318 257
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -61
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 788 1082 1434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.98% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.02% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 685 973 1287
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
98784 106354 115089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.26% 96.48% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83034 86750 93358
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -63 762 £45,000 +12.50% 59
London -24 349 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Yorkshire +20 118 £40,000 +8.10% 13
South East -82 110 £42,500 +7.59% 11
West Yorkshire +32 91 £45,000 +20.00% 11
Leeds +30 62 £41,250 +15.38% 7
City of London -11 52 £45,000 -14.28% 7
South West -3 47 £37,500 -6.25% 4
East of England -47 39 £37,500 +10.29% 2
Hampshire -4 35 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands -25 34 £37,500 -11.76% 3
West Midlands -30 31 £37,500 -1.63% 3
North West +12 29 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Manchester +2 20 £40,000 - 3
Bristol +2 17 £37,500 -16.66% 3
Birmingham -12 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Surrey -16 17 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Bradford +7 14 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Winchester +4 14 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Nottinghamshire -15 14 £42,500 +2.40%
West Sussex +3 13 £57,500 +4.54%
Essex -17 13 £45,000 +55.17%
Berkshire +13 12 £42,500 -9.09%
Scotland -4 12 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Nottingham -9 12 £45,000 +8.43%
Suffolk +16 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
South Yorkshire +14 11 £40,000 -5.88%
East Sussex +8 11 £38,000 -5.00%
Brighton +6 11 £38,000 -5.00%
Kent +1 11 £50,000 +85.18% 1

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1753 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1081 (61.67%) SQL
3 994 (56.70%) C#
4 952 (54.31%) .NET
5 800 (45.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 699 (39.87%) Microsoft
7 690 (39.36%) T-SQL
8 598 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
9 595 (33.94%) ASP.NET
10 592 (33.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 526 (30.01%) Finance
12 519 (29.61%) JavaScript
13 504 (28.75%) MVC
14 502 (28.64%) Business Intelligence
15 501 (28.58%) Data Warehouse
16 474 (27.04%) HTML
17 434 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
18 426 (24.30%) CSS
19 402 (22.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 391 (22.30%) ETL
21 356 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
22 312 (17.80%) ASP.NET MVC
23 299 (17.06%) .NET Framework
24 278 (15.86%) MS Excel
25 232 (13.23%) WCF
26 228 (13.01%) jQuery
27 217 (12.38%) Web Development
28 216 (12.32%) XML
29 209 (11.92%) TDD
30 206 (11.75%) 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 99 (5.65%) SharePoint
2 73 (4.16%) IIS
3 35 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (1.48%) Node.js
6 22 (1.25%) CMS
7 15 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 13 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (0.51%) Tomcat
9 9 (0.51%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.34%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.34%) Kentico
11 5 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.17%) Apache
12 3 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.11%) SAS
14 1 (0.057%) Commerce Server
14 1 (0.057%) Confluence
14 1 (0.057%) JBoss
Applications
1 278 (15.86%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.25%) MS Office
3 6 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.057%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (0.46%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.40%) Pegasus Opera
5 5 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
7 2 (0.11%) FastStats
7 2 (0.11%) FastStats PeopleStage
7 2 (0.11%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 91 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (1.25%) SaaS
3 21 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.17%) Office 365
5 1 (0.057%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.37%) Internet
2 14 (0.80%) Intranet
3 6 (0.34%) HTTP
4 5 (0.29%) FTP
5 3 (0.17%) SMPP
5 3 (0.17%) SMTP
6 2 (0.11%) Broadband
6 2 (0.11%) LAN
6 2 (0.11%) SAN
6 2 (0.11%) Skype
6 2 (0.11%) VPN
6 2 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.057%) DNS
7 1 (0.057%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.057%) SSL
7 1 (0.057%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1753 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 800 (45.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 592 (33.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 501 (28.58%) Data Warehouse
5 434 (24.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 402 (22.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 356 (20.31%) SQL Server 2012
8 173 (9.87%) Relational Database
9 172 (9.81%) SQL Server 2014
10 150 (8.56%) SQL Server 2005
11 93 (5.31%) RDBMS
12 90 (5.13%) OLAP
13 67 (3.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 50 (2.85%) Data Mining
14 50 (2.85%) QlikView
15 47 (2.68%) Hadoop
16 46 (2.62%) Big Data
16 46 (2.62%) NoSQL
17 39 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
18 36 (2.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 206 (11.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 196 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 82 (4.68%) Subversion
4 50 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 43 (2.45%) NUnit
6 40 (2.28%) MSTest
7 32 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
8 23 (1.31%) SpecFlow
9 21 (1.20%) Selenium
10 19 (1.08%) Moq
11 17 (0.97%) MSBuild
12 15 (0.86%) ReSharper
13 14 (0.80%) Plastic SCM
14 13 (0.74%) JIRA
14 13 (0.74%) SoapUI
15 12 (0.68%) TeamCity
16 10 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
17 9 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
17 9 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 9 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 526 (30.01%) Finance
2 150 (8.56%) Banking
3 77 (4.39%) Marketing
4 63 (3.59%) Retail
5 54 (3.08%) Investment Banking
6 53 (3.02%) Legal
7 49 (2.80%) Front Office
8 28 (1.60%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.43%) Back Office
10 19 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 19 (1.08%) Games
11 17 (0.97%) Law
12 14 (0.80%) Publishing
13 13 (0.74%) Manufacturing
14 9 (0.51%) Advertising
15 7 (0.40%) Private Banking
16 5 (0.29%) Electronics
17 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.057%) Billing
18 1 (0.057%) Brand Awareness
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 952 (54.31%) .NET
2 595 (33.94%) ASP.NET
3 474 (27.04%) HTML
4 426 (24.30%) CSS
5 312 (17.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 299 (17.06%) .NET Framework
7 232 (13.23%) WCF
8 228 (13.01%) jQuery
9 216 (12.32%) XML
10 184 (10.50%) Web Services
11 152 (8.67%) HTML5
12 134 (7.64%) Ajax
12 134 (7.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 128 (7.30%) AngularJS
14 121 (6.90%) Entity Framework
15 114 (6.50%) WPF
16 79 (4.51%) MDX
17 75 (4.28%) WinForms
18 64 (3.65%) CSS3
19 61 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 148 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (6.62%) Data Integration
3 72 (4.11%) Hedge funds
4 67 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.74%) Statistics
6 38 (2.17%) Social Media
7 37 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 36 (2.05%) Visualisation
9 33 (1.88%) BBC
10 30 (1.71%) Equities
11 29 (1.65%) Algorithms
12 26 (1.48%) Replication
12 26 (1.48%) Tandem
13 25 (1.43%) User Experience
14 20 (1.14%) Client/Server
15 19 (1.08%) Clustering
15 19 (1.08%) Fixed Income
16 18 (1.03%) Driving Licence
16 18 (1.03%) Inversion of Control
17 17 (0.97%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 166 (9.47%) Windows
2 31 (1.77%) Unix
3 17 (0.97%) Windows Server
4 15 (0.86%) Linux
5 6 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.34%) OS/390
5 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (0.34%) zOS
6 5 (0.29%) Android
7 4 (0.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.11%) AIX
9 1 (0.057%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 598 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (28.75%) MVC
3 502 (28.64%) Business Intelligence
4 391 (22.30%) ETL
5 217 (12.38%) Web Development
6 209 (11.92%) TDD
7 161 (9.18%) SDLC
8 142 (8.10%) Scrum
9 117 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
10 105 (5.99%) Data Modelling
11 102 (5.82%) Software Engineering
12 88 (5.02%) Unit Testing
13 86 (4.91%) E-Commerce
14 85 (4.85%) Asset Management
15 78 (4.45%) Mentoring
16 77 (4.39%) Multithreading
16 77 (4.39%) SOA
17 76 (4.34%) OO
18 70 (3.99%) Analytics
19 60 (3.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1081 (61.67%) SQL
2 994 (56.70%) C#
3 690 (39.36%) T-SQL
4 519 (29.61%) JavaScript
5 166 (9.47%) VB.NET
6 77 (4.39%) Java
7 71 (4.05%) PowerShell
8 47 (2.68%) R
9 42 (2.40%) VB
10 40 (2.28%) Python
11 37 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 37 (2.11%) VBA
12 27 (1.54%) C++
13 24 (1.37%) PHP
14 17 (0.97%) Ruby
15 12 (0.68%) TypeScript
15 12 (0.68%) VB6
16 10 (0.57%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.46%) C
17 8 (0.46%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 138 (7.87%) Degree
2 65 (3.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (0.46%) MCITP
3 8 (0.46%) MCSD
4 7 (0.40%) MCSA
4 7 (0.40%) MCSE
5 6 (0.34%) MCAD
5 6 (0.34%) MCDBA
6 4 (0.23%) MCP
7 2 (0.11%) MCPD
7 2 (0.11%) MCTS
7 2 (0.11%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.11%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.057%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.057%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.00%) QA
2 25 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.23%) SLA
4 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.23%) HDFS
3 1 (0.057%) Firmware
3 1 (0.057%) XenApp
3 1 (0.057%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.057%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (0.34%) Grafana
1 6 (0.34%) Kibana
1 6 (0.34%) logstash
1 6 (0.34%) StatsD
2 3 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.057%) Control-M
3 1 (0.057%) SCCM
Vendors
1 699 (39.87%) Microsoft
2 118 (6.73%) Oracle
3 66 (3.76%) Tableau
4 35 (2.00%) Google
5 34 (1.94%) Apple
6 33 (1.88%) Facebook
6 33 (1.88%) Sony
6 33 (1.88%) Yahoo!
7 32 (1.83%) IBM
8 21 (1.20%) SAP
9 19 (1.08%) Informatica
10 16 (0.91%) Remedy
10 16 (0.91%) Splunk
10 16 (0.91%) Trillium
11 15 (0.86%) Cognos
11 15 (0.86%) EPiServer
12 13 (0.74%) Lotus
13 11 (0.63%) Sybase
14 10 (0.57%) Sage
14 10 (0.57%) Talend
Redhill, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £37k - 45k per year + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life Ass and 25 d
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus scheme
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Home Based Working + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Limited
Salary: benefits + bonus + career progression
Posted: Yesterday
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £33,000 to £36,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health, Life and 25 days
Posted: Yesterday
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, flexi-time, home working
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago