Period
to 18 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester 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 Developer
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 41 50
Rank change year-on-year +15 +9 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 24 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 8.28% 5.33% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.42% 5.50% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 18
Colchester median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% -23.08% +128.07%
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 285 309 463
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.28% 96.87% 98.93%
Number of salaries quoted 241 272 437
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +26.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £28,125 £33,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -9.09%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Colchester

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Colchester

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Colchester over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Colchester

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester

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

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 8 (33.33%) ETL
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) Oracle
8 7 (29.17%) C#
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (25.00%) Linux
9 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
9 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
10 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
11 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
11 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
11 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
11 4 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 4 (16.67%) VoIP
11 4 (16.67%) C

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 (12.50%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.17%) Weka
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 6 (25.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
7 4 (16.67%) CouchDB
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
8 3 (12.50%) Big Data
8 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 3 (12.50%) Power BI
9 1 (4.17%) Mahout
9 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 3 (12.50%) Budget Control
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (4.17%) Analytics
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
7 1 (4.17%) ETL Development
7 1 (4.17%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.17%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum-ban
7 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (16.67%) C
5 4 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Tableau