Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Server Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Senior SQL Server Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 338 386
Rank change year-on-year +31 +48 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Server Developer 15 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 19
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% -17.86%
10th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £55,750
90th Percentile £60,250 £73,250 £74,500
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% -7.69% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9729 11199 16304
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 96.39% 95.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8814 10212 14168
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Senior SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

Senior SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior SQL Server Developer in the City of London

Senior SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Senior 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 City of London region featuring Senior SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) Banking
3 11 (73.33%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (73.33%) XML
3 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (73.33%) Database Optimisation
3 11 (73.33%) SWIFT
3 11 (73.33%) HTML
3 11 (73.33%) Java
3 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) Cognos
4 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) DTS
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
4 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (6.67%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management

Senior SQL Server 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (20.00%) DTS
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 15 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) FIX Protocol
1 11 (73.33%) HTML
1 11 (73.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Database Optimisation
1 11 (73.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cognos
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) MicroStrategy