Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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

SQL Server Developer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 145 152
Rank change year-on-year -31 +7 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.16% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.23% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 9
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +38.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £50,000 £40,000 £29,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,000 £35,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +38.46% -27.78%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3,041 2,159 2,821
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.79% 97.34% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,263 1,832 2,377
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +11.25%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Cambridge

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Cambridge

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the Cambridge region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) WPF
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) SOLID
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft