Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

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

SQL Developer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 107 95
Rank change year-on-year -21 -12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 90 134 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.87% 2.62% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.69% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 77 125 193
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,300 £25,800
90th Percentile £52,500 £58,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 4,680 4,976 6,244
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.28% 97.19% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,813 4,148 4,992
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the East Midlands

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -10 40 £36,500 -6.41% 2
Nottinghamshire -6 21 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Derbyshire +14 18 £42,500 +51.79% 3
Leicestershire -39 9 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Lincolnshire 0 1 - -
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 75 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 74 (82.22%) SQL
3 55 (61.11%) .NET
4 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (50.00%) C#
6 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
7 32 (35.56%) MVC
8 29 (32.22%) Finance
8 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
8 29 (32.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET
10 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (26.67%) HTML
11 24 (26.67%) VB.NET
12 23 (25.56%) CSS
12 23 (25.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 23 (25.56%) Team Foundation Server
13 21 (23.33%) Scrum
14 20 (22.22%) WinForms
14 20 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (18.89%) jQuery
18 15 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
18 15 (16.67%) Windows
19 14 (15.56%) MCP
19 14 (15.56%) Visual Studio

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (1.11%) CMS
2 1 (1.11%) DNN
2 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.56%) GitHub
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.22%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) SMS
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
3 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 29 (32.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (25.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 18 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (15.56%) SSDT
7 9 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
11 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
13 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.11%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
13 1 (1.11%) Power BI
13 1 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (25.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (15.56%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.11%) MSTest
6 1 (1.11%) NUnit
6 1 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Back Office
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (61.11%) .NET
2 26 (28.89%) ASP.NET
3 24 (26.67%) HTML
4 23 (25.56%) CSS
5 20 (22.22%) WinForms
6 17 (18.89%) jQuery
7 13 (14.44%) AngularJS
8 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 8 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (8.89%) HTML5
11 7 (7.78%) React
12 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (6.67%) Entity Framework
12 6 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (6.67%) WCF
13 5 (5.56%) WPF
14 4 (4.44%) CSS3
14 4 (4.44%) Sass
14 4 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.78%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.11%) Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.11%) EPoS
4 1 (1.11%) Fintech
4 1 (1.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (7.78%) Android
3 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (35.56%) MVC
3 26 (28.89%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (23.33%) Scrum
5 20 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (15.56%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 14 (15.56%) Project Management
8 14 (15.56%) Test Automation
9 13 (14.44%) DevOps
9 13 (14.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 13 (14.44%) Waterfall
10 12 (13.33%) Coaching
10 12 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 12 (13.33%) RUP
10 12 (13.33%) SOLID
10 12 (13.33%) TDD
11 11 (12.22%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (82.22%) SQL
2 45 (50.00%) C#
3 29 (32.22%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.67%) VB.NET
5 14 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.44%) Java
7 3 (3.33%) C
7 3 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.33%) VBA
8 2 (2.22%) C++
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) Groovy
9 1 (1.11%) VB6
9 1 (1.11%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (15.56%) MCP
2 14 (15.56%) MCPD
3 10 (11.11%) BC Cleared
3 10 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.78%) Degree
5 5 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.11%) MCSA
6 1 (1.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) PMO
1 1 (1.11%) QA
1 1 (1.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 33 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.00%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.44%) Oracle
3 4 (4.44%) Telerik
4 3 (3.33%) Google
4 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.22%) Twitter
6 1 (1.11%) Informatica
6 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds