The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Senior SQL Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 217 288
Rank change year-on-year +9 +71  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 19 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.60% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.62% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 18
Median salary £59,500 £67,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.85% +17.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,750 £75,000 £74,625
UK excluding London median salary £45,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.68% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4898 6124 9661
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.31% 96.12% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17470 22914 34195
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in the City of London

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in the City of London

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL Developer in the City of London

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 City of London region featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 56 (94.92%) SQL Server
2 46 (77.97%) Finance
3 41 (69.49%) SQL
4 40 (67.80%) Banking
5 37 (62.71%) Java
5 37 (62.71%) AngularJS
6 17 (28.81%) Back Office
6 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
7 16 (27.12%) HTML
7 16 (27.12%) T-SQL
8 15 (25.42%) C#
9 12 (20.34%) .NET
9 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
10 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (15.25%) Python
11 9 (15.25%) CSS
11 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
12 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
12 8 (13.56%) Ajax
12 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (13.56%) jQuery
12 8 (13.56%) FIX Protocol
12 8 (13.56%) ETL
12 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (11.86%) Database Optimisation
13 7 (11.86%) XML
13 7 (11.86%) Windows

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Sitefinity
2 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (94.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.56%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.08%) DTS
5 3 (5.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.08%) Power BI
5 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Moq
1 6 (10.17%) MSTest
1 6 (10.17%) NUnit
2 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 46 (77.97%) Finance
2 40 (67.80%) Banking
3 17 (28.81%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (62.71%) AngularJS
2 16 (27.12%) HTML
3 12 (20.34%) .NET
4 9 (15.25%) CSS
5 8 (13.56%) Ajax
5 8 (13.56%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (13.56%) jQuery
6 7 (11.86%) XML
7 6 (10.17%) Aurelia
7 6 (10.17%) React
7 6 (10.17%) WCF
8 5 (8.47%) Spring
9 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.39%) HTML5
10 2 (3.39%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
10 2 (3.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) SWIFT
3 6 (10.17%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.39%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Derivative
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.34%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (15.25%) Mathematics
4 8 (13.56%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (13.56%) ETL
5 7 (11.86%) Database Optimisation
5 7 (11.86%) Web Development
6 6 (10.17%) SDLC
7 4 (6.78%) ETL Development
7 4 (6.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.78%) MVC
8 3 (5.08%) Configuration Management
8 3 (5.08%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.08%) Investment Management
8 3 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Analytics
9 2 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.39%) OOP
9 2 (3.39%) TDD
9 2 (3.39%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (69.49%) SQL
2 37 (62.71%) Java
3 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
4 16 (27.12%) T-SQL
5 15 (25.42%) C#
6 9 (15.25%) Python
7 4 (6.78%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.39%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
1 6 (10.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) GoldenSource
2 6 (10.17%) Sybase
3 4 (6.78%) Oracle
4 3 (5.08%) Cognos
4 3 (5.08%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.69%) Xamarin
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