Period
to 17 January 2020

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

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 of England
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 169 173
Rank change year-on-year +75 +4 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 191 162 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.09% 1.72% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.23% 1.77% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 173 145 199
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% -3.33%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,542 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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 of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 5,914 9,146 11,474
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 97.11% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4,162 6,907 9,410
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the East of England

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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
Hertfordshire +91 102 £50,000 -16.67% 7
Essex 0 58 £30,000 -21.05% 6
Cambridgeshire +23 15 £42,500 -1.16% 6
Suffolk +6 13 £33,500 -10.67% 3
Norfolk -8 2 £31,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +3 1 £52,500 +23.53% 2
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, 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 of England region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 188 (98.43%) SQL
2 145 (75.92%) SQL Server
3 113 (59.16%) C#
4 82 (42.93%) .NET
5 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
6 75 (39.27%) Microsoft
7 74 (38.74%) ASP.NET
8 48 (25.13%) JavaScript
9 47 (24.61%) PostgreSQL
10 45 (23.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 41 (21.47%) Oracle
12 40 (20.94%) HTML
12 40 (20.94%) API Development
13 39 (20.42%) CSS
14 38 (19.90%) MVC
15 33 (17.28%) Software Engineering
15 33 (17.28%) Analytics
16 32 (16.75%) ETL
17 31 (16.23%) Data Analytics
18 30 (15.71%) Degree
18 30 (15.71%) Translating Business Requirements
19 29 (15.18%) ASP.NET Web API
19 29 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
20 26 (13.61%) T-SQL
20 26 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (13.09%) Finance
21 25 (13.09%) Migration
21 25 (13.09%) Data Migration
22 24 (12.57%) Java
23 23 (12.04%) E-Commerce

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 14 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.62%) CMS
3 4 (2.09%) Confluence
4 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (4.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Azure
2 5 (2.62%) AWS
2 5 (2.62%) Power Platform
3 4 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (2.09%) Serverless
4 3 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.05%) CloudBees
5 2 (1.05%) GCP
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.52%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (75.92%) SQL Server
2 47 (24.61%) PostgreSQL
3 45 (23.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 26 (13.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (10.99%) IBM InfoSphere
6 13 (6.81%) Crystal Reports
7 12 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (6.28%) MySQL
8 9 (4.71%) MS Access
9 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2017
10 7 (3.66%) Relational Database
11 6 (3.14%) MongoDB
12 5 (2.62%) Power BI
12 5 (2.62%) QlikView
13 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.52%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Visual Studio
2 17 (8.90%) JIRA
3 11 (5.76%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.19%) Selenium
5 7 (3.66%) Jenkins
5 7 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.14%) NUnit
7 5 (2.62%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.57%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.57%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.05%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.05%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.05%) HP UFT
9 2 (1.05%) Maven
9 2 (1.05%) ProC
10 1 (0.52%) git-flow
10 1 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.52%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 25 (13.09%) Finance
2 23 (12.04%) Retail
3 21 (10.99%) Public Sector
4 4 (2.09%) Marketing
5 3 (1.57%) Housing Association
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) German Language
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (42.93%) .NET
2 74 (38.74%) ASP.NET
3 40 (20.94%) HTML
4 39 (20.42%) CSS
5 29 (15.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (15.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 19 (9.95%) HTML5
7 16 (8.38%) jQuery
8 14 (7.33%) AngularJS
8 14 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (6.81%) .NET Framework
9 13 (6.81%) Node.js
9 13 (6.81%) WinForms
9 13 (6.81%) WPF
10 12 (6.28%) Entity Framework
11 11 (5.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (5.76%) Web Services
12 10 (5.24%) .NET Core
13 5 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (2.62%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.66%) User Experience
4 6 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.09%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.19%) Linux
2 4 (2.09%) Windows
3 3 (1.57%) Android
3 3 (1.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (41.36%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.94%) API Development
3 38 (19.90%) MVC
4 33 (17.28%) Analytics
4 33 (17.28%) Software Engineering
5 32 (16.75%) ETL
6 31 (16.23%) Data Analytics
7 30 (15.71%) Translating Business Requirements
8 25 (13.09%) Data Migration
8 25 (13.09%) Migration
9 23 (12.04%) E-Commerce
9 23 (12.04%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 22 (11.52%) Web Development
11 16 (8.38%) OO
12 15 (7.85%) Computer Science
12 15 (7.85%) Mobile Development
13 13 (6.81%) ERP
13 13 (6.81%) Front End Development
13 13 (6.81%) Scrum
14 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 188 (98.43%) SQL
2 113 (59.16%) C#
3 48 (25.13%) JavaScript
4 26 (13.61%) T-SQL
5 24 (12.57%) Java
6 22 (11.52%) PHP
7 17 (8.90%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.85%) C++
9 8 (4.19%) Python
10 7 (3.66%) VBA
11 3 (1.57%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.57%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.57%) R
11 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.57%) VB
12 2 (1.05%) Groovy
13 1 (0.52%) C
13 1 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 30 (15.71%) Degree
2 21 (10.99%) SC Cleared
2 21 (10.99%) Security Cleared
3 12 (6.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.52%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.62%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (1.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.05%) MOM
Vendors
1 75 (39.27%) Microsoft
2 41 (21.47%) Oracle
3 21 (10.99%) IBM
3 21 (10.99%) Talend
4 14 (7.33%) Logi
4 14 (7.33%) Logi Analytics
5 11 (5.76%) IFS
6 10 (5.24%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.62%) Tableau
8 3 (1.57%) Dell
9 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.05%) Google
9 2 (1.05%) HP
9 2 (1.05%) Splunk
10 1 (0.52%) Epicor
10 1 (0.52%) SAP
10 1 (0.52%) WooCommerce