The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 215 214
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 42 60 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.77% 0.84% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.87% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 39 45 94
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 5191 6865 10125
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.77% 95.79% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4731 6174 8601
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 £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

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

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 SQL Server Developer in the City of London.

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in the City of London

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 22 April 2017, 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 SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (57.89%) SQL
3 41 (53.95%) T-SQL
4 34 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 32 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
7 27 (35.53%) Finance
7 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (35.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (34.21%) C#
9 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
10 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 22 (28.95%) Cognos
12 21 (27.63%) Java
12 21 (27.63%) .NET
12 21 (27.63%) Banking
13 19 (25.00%) Tableau
14 17 (22.37%) Back Office
14 17 (22.37%) Power BI
15 16 (21.05%) Pentaho
15 16 (21.05%) ETL
15 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
16 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
17 11 (14.47%) HTML
18 10 (13.16%) MVC
19 8 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
19 8 (10.53%) SDLC
19 8 (10.53%) CSS
20 7 (9.21%) OOP

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 (3.95%) CMS
2 2 (2.63%) IIS
2 2 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (44.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 32 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (35.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (35.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (22.37%) Power BI
7 16 (21.05%) Pentaho
8 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (6.58%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (3.95%) OLAP
10 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.32%) Apache Hive
12 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 1 (1.32%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (1.32%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.95%) FishEye
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) JIRA
2 3 (3.95%) Liquibase
2 3 (3.95%) Plastic SCM
3 2 (2.63%) NUnit
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (35.53%) Finance
2 21 (27.63%) Banking
3 17 (22.37%) Back Office
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Law
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
5 1 (1.32%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (31.58%) AngularJS
2 21 (27.63%) .NET
3 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 11 (14.47%) HTML
5 8 (10.53%) CSS
6 7 (9.21%) CSS3
6 7 (9.21%) HTML5
7 4 (5.26%) jQuery
7 4 (5.26%) LINQ
7 4 (5.26%) Sass
7 4 (5.26%) XML
8 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (3.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (3.95%) Grails
8 3 (3.95%) JRuby
8 3 (3.95%) MDX
9 2 (2.63%) RESTful
9 2 (2.63%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.58%) Fintech
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.95%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.32%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.32%) Equities
6 1 (1.32%) Replication
6 1 (1.32%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.11%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (21.05%) ETL
3 12 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.16%) MVC
5 8 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
6 7 (9.21%) OO
6 7 (9.21%) OOP
7 6 (7.89%) Web Development
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
9 4 (5.26%) Change Management
9 4 (5.26%) CRM
9 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
9 4 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (3.95%) Analytics
10 3 (3.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.89%) SQL
2 41 (53.95%) T-SQL
3 26 (34.21%) C#
4 21 (27.63%) Java
5 7 (9.21%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.95%) C++
6 3 (3.95%) Clojure
6 3 (3.95%) Groovy
6 3 (3.95%) Jython
6 3 (3.95%) Python
6 3 (3.95%) Scala
6 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.63%) VB
8 1 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) MCP
2 3 (3.95%) MCPD
2 3 (3.95%) MCTS
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 30 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 22 (28.95%) Cognos
3 19 (25.00%) Tableau
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) Sybase
5 2 (2.63%) RedGate
6 1 (1.32%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.32%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.32%) SAP
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