The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London 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.

Senior SQL Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 188 219 295
Rank change year-on-year +31 +76  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 40 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.64% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 26
Median salary £80,000 £62,500 £63,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -1.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 4963 6888 9927
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.67% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4556 6155 8450
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 73 (94.81%) SQL Server
2 61 (79.22%) Finance
2 61 (79.22%) Banking
3 60 (77.92%) SQL
4 45 (58.44%) Java
5 44 (57.14%) AngularJS
6 28 (36.36%) C#
7 25 (32.47%) .NET
8 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.68%) Spring
10 18 (23.38%) Back Office
11 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
11 16 (20.78%) NUnit
11 16 (20.78%) .NET Framework
12 15 (19.48%) TDD
12 15 (19.48%) MVC
12 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
13 14 (18.18%) Asset Management
13 14 (18.18%) MSTest
14 12 (15.58%) ADO.NET
14 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 12 (15.58%) Entity Framework
14 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
15 11 (14.29%) Web Development
16 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
16 10 (12.99%) Python
17 9 (11.69%) Sybase

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 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (94.81%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.19%) Power BI
5 3 (3.90%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.30%) MySQL
7 1 (1.30%) Redis
7 1 (1.30%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) NUnit
2 14 (18.18%) MSTest
3 5 (6.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.60%) Moq
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
General
1 61 (79.22%) Banking
1 61 (79.22%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Back Office
3 2 (2.60%) Front Office
3 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (57.14%) AngularJS
2 25 (32.47%) .NET
3 19 (24.68%) Spring
4 16 (20.78%) .NET Framework
4 16 (20.78%) ASP.NET
5 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.58%) ADO.NET
6 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (15.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (15.58%) Entity Framework
7 6 (7.79%) CSS
7 6 (7.79%) HTML
8 5 (6.49%) Ajax
9 4 (5.19%) REST
10 3 (3.90%) jQuery
10 3 (3.90%) SOAP
11 2 (2.60%) LINQ
11 2 (2.60%) WCF
11 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.60%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
1 6 (7.79%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.30%) Derivative
2 1 (1.30%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) Unix
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.48%) Front End Development
1 15 (19.48%) MVC
1 15 (19.48%) TDD
2 14 (18.18%) Asset Management
3 11 (14.29%) Web Development
4 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
5 7 (9.09%) ETL
6 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.49%) OO
8 4 (5.19%) ETL Development
8 4 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
9 3 (3.90%) Investment Management
9 3 (3.90%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (2.60%) Analytics
10 2 (2.60%) Dashboard Development
10 2 (2.60%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.60%) SDLC
10 2 (2.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 60 (77.92%) SQL
2 45 (58.44%) Java
3 28 (36.36%) C#
4 20 (25.97%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (12.99%) Python
7 6 (7.79%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.30%) C++
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) MCSD
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Sybase
2 6 (7.79%) GoldenSource
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
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