The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 94 71
Rank change year-on-year +15 -23  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 47 50 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.51% 2.09% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.20% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 45 49 49
Median salary £37,500 £39,304 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.58% +12.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,032 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1812 2277 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.95% 95.31% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1472 1754 1425
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 62 (93.94%) SQL
2 45 (68.18%) .NET
3 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
4 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 32 (48.48%) HTML
5 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
6 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET
7 27 (40.91%) C#
8 25 (37.88%) Web Development
9 19 (28.79%) VB.NET
9 19 (28.79%) Visual Studio
10 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (27.27%) MVC
11 17 (25.76%) MySQL
12 16 (24.24%) XML
13 15 (22.73%) OOP
13 15 (22.73%) OO
13 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (22.73%) Ajax
14 14 (21.21%) T-SQL
15 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
17 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
17 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (15.15%) Finance
18 9 (13.64%) TDD

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 (3.03%) OpenEdge
1 2 (3.03%) SAS
2 1 (1.52%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (12.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.76%) MySQL
3 15 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (19.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (15.15%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (15.15%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (7.58%) NoSQL
11 4 (6.06%) MongoDB
11 4 (6.06%) Power BI
11 4 (6.06%) QlikView
11 4 (6.06%) Redis
12 3 (4.55%) Couchbase
13 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.52%) DB2
13 1 (1.52%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (28.79%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (4.55%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.52%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (15.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) .NET
2 32 (48.48%) CSS
2 32 (48.48%) HTML
3 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET
4 16 (24.24%) XML
5 15 (22.73%) Ajax
6 10 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (13.64%) WPF
8 8 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (12.12%) jQuery
9 7 (10.61%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
9 7 (10.61%) LINQ
9 7 (10.61%) WCF
9 7 (10.61%) WF
10 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
10 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (7.58%) WinForms
11 4 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.03%) Replication
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) Web Development
2 18 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (27.27%) MVC
3 15 (22.73%) OO
3 15 (22.73%) OOP
4 13 (19.70%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.64%) TDD
6 8 (12.12%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.09%) ETL
8 5 (7.58%) SOLID
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.55%) Low Latency
10 3 (4.55%) Microservices
10 3 (4.55%) Scrum
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC
11 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity
11 2 (3.03%) Kimball Methodology
11 2 (3.03%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 62 (93.94%) SQL
2 31 (46.97%) JavaScript
3 27 (40.91%) C#
4 19 (28.79%) VB.NET
5 14 (21.21%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) Cognos
3 4 (6.06%) Tableau
4 2 (3.03%) iManage
4 2 (3.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) IDERA
5 1 (1.52%) RedGate
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