Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 123 74
Rank change year-on-year +1 -49 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 80 86 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.09% 1.81% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.87% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 63 85 146
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3684 4591 3852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.41% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3440 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Birmingham

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Birmingham

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, SQL 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 across the Birmingham region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 79 (98.75%) SQL
2 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
3 39 (48.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 31 (38.75%) T-SQL
6 30 (37.50%) HTML
7 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
7 29 (36.25%) .NET
7 29 (36.25%) CSS
8 24 (30.00%) C#
8 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
9 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
11 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 15 (18.75%) PHP
14 14 (17.50%) SDLC
15 13 (16.25%) Power BI
16 12 (15.00%) Front End Development
16 12 (15.00%) ETL
17 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (12.50%) Web Services
18 8 (10.00%) Java
18 8 (10.00%) Degree
18 8 (10.00%) Document Management
18 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 8 (10.00%) iManage
19 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
19 7 (8.75%) Fintech

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (2.50%) CMS
1 2 (2.50%) SAS
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (58.75%) SQL Server
2 39 (48.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (16.25%) Power BI
6 10 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (8.75%) QlikView
9 6 (7.50%) MySQL
9 6 (7.50%) NoSQL
9 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2016
10 5 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
11 4 (5.00%) Redis
12 3 (3.75%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
12 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (2.50%) Big Data
13 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.50%) Grunt
1 2 (2.50%) gulp
1 2 (2.50%) JIRA
1 2 (2.50%) Subversion
1 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.25%) Finance
1 5 (6.25%) Law
1 5 (6.25%) Retail
2 4 (5.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
3 2 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.50%) HTML
2 29 (36.25%) .NET
2 29 (36.25%) CSS
3 18 (22.50%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.50%) Web Services
5 7 (8.75%) jQuery
6 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
6 6 (7.50%) HTML5
6 6 (7.50%) RESTful
6 6 (7.50%) SOAP
6 6 (7.50%) Spring
7 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.25%) MDX
8 4 (5.00%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.75%) Ajax
9 3 (3.75%) Entity Framework
9 3 (3.75%) Node.js
9 3 (3.75%) WCF
10 2 (2.50%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
1 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.75%) Fintech
2 6 (7.50%) Replication
3 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 1 (1.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Linux
1 1 (1.25%) Windows
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (17.50%) SDLC
4 12 (15.00%) ETL
4 12 (15.00%) Front End Development
5 8 (10.00%) Document Management
6 6 (7.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 6 (7.50%) MVC
7 5 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (6.25%) Web Development
8 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.00%) Service Management
9 3 (3.75%) Analytics
9 3 (3.75%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.50%) Business Analytics
10 2 (2.50%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.50%) OO PHP
10 2 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.50%) Server Monitoring
10 2 (2.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) SQL
2 31 (38.75%) T-SQL
3 29 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 24 (30.00%) C#
5 15 (18.75%) PHP
6 8 (10.00%) Java
7 7 (8.75%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (3.75%) C
10 2 (2.50%) R
11 1 (1.25%) C++
11 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 7 (8.75%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.00%) iManage
3 7 (8.75%) Tableau
4 1 (1.25%) Aareon
4 1 (1.25%) Cognos
4 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.25%) RedGate
4 1 (1.25%) Xamarin