Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 140 119
Rank change year-on-year -25 -21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 202 256 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 2.08% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 2.15% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 200 238 338
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,200 £28,675 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,375 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 11,559 11,923 14,293
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.83% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9,490 9,819 11,826
East of England median annual salary £46,951 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £66,838
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 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
Essex +33 77 £41,250 -17.50% 8
Hertfordshire -69 54 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Cambridgeshire -35 32 £50,000 +25.00% 5
Suffolk +32 28 £41,250 -8.33% 3
Bedfordshire +28 9 £50,000 -
Norfolk +11 3 £35,000 -21.35%
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 East of England region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 183 (90.59%) SQL
2 133 (65.84%) SQL Server
3 102 (50.50%) C#
4 70 (34.65%) JavaScript
5 66 (32.67%) .NET
6 64 (31.68%) HTML
7 61 (30.20%) T-SQL
7 61 (30.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (29.70%) Microsoft
9 54 (26.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 47 (23.27%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (22.77%) CSS
12 45 (22.28%) MVC
12 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
13 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (15.84%) XML
15 31 (15.35%) ASP.NET
16 30 (14.85%) Java
17 29 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
18 28 (13.86%) Oracle
19 26 (12.87%) Finance
19 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
19 26 (12.87%) Degree
20 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
20 25 (12.38%) Visual Studio
21 24 (11.88%) ETL
22 23 (11.39%) HTML5
22 23 (11.39%) Web Services
23 21 (10.40%) OO
23 21 (10.40%) WPF

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 (6.93%) JBoss
2 8 (3.96%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.49%) Apache
4 3 (1.49%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.50%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.97%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.50%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.97%) FTP
2 4 (1.98%) VoIP
3 2 (0.99%) DNS
3 2 (0.99%) Firewall
3 2 (0.99%) Intranet
4 1 (0.50%) Internet
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (65.84%) SQL Server
2 61 (30.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (26.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 20 (9.90%) Oracle Database
6 18 (8.91%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (7.92%) MySQL
8 14 (6.93%) Power BI
8 14 (6.93%) SQL Server 2016
9 11 (5.45%) MS Access
10 10 (4.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (4.46%) MongoDB
11 9 (4.46%) OLAP
11 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (3.96%) Spotfire
13 7 (3.47%) OLTP
13 7 (3.47%) Relational Database
13 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (2.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (12.38%) Visual Studio
2 16 (7.92%) Subversion
3 15 (7.43%) JUnit
4 14 (6.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 14 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (6.44%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.46%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.96%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.48%) Maven
8 5 (2.48%) Selenium
9 3 (1.49%) JIRA
10 2 (0.99%) Chocolatey
10 2 (0.99%) Flyway
10 2 (0.99%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.99%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.50%) JMeter
11 1 (0.50%) jMock
General
1 26 (12.87%) Finance
2 9 (4.46%) Advertising
3 8 (3.96%) Marketing
4 7 (3.47%) Retail
5 4 (1.98%) Automotive
5 4 (1.98%) Banking
6 3 (1.49%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.99%) Legal
8 1 (0.50%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.50%) French Language
8 1 (0.50%) German Language
8 1 (0.50%) Polish Language
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.67%) .NET
2 64 (31.68%) HTML
3 46 (22.77%) CSS
4 32 (15.84%) XML
5 31 (15.35%) ASP.NET
6 25 (12.38%) AngularJS
7 23 (11.39%) HTML5
7 23 (11.39%) Web Services
8 21 (10.40%) jQuery
8 21 (10.40%) WPF
9 16 (7.92%) Hibernate
10 15 (7.43%) Entity Framework
10 15 (7.43%) Spring
11 14 (6.93%) CSS3
12 13 (6.44%) .NET Framework
12 13 (6.44%) JSON
13 12 (5.94%) WCF
14 11 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web API
14 11 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (5.45%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.43%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.46%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.47%) User Experience
5 6 (2.97%) Fintech
6 3 (1.49%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.99%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.50%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.44%) Windows
2 9 (4.46%) Linux
2 9 (4.46%) Unix
3 1 (0.50%) Android
3 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.27%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (22.28%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.28%) MVC
3 26 (12.87%) Software Engineering
4 24 (11.88%) ETL
5 21 (10.40%) OO
6 19 (9.41%) Web Development
7 14 (6.93%) ERP
8 13 (6.44%) Mentoring
9 10 (4.95%) Visualisation
10 9 (4.46%) Analytics
10 9 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.46%) SDLC
10 9 (4.46%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.96%) CRM
11 8 (3.96%) TDD
12 7 (3.47%) Data Modelling
12 7 (3.47%) Integration Testing
12 7 (3.47%) Market Research
12 7 (3.47%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 183 (90.59%) SQL
2 102 (50.50%) C#
3 70 (34.65%) JavaScript
4 61 (30.20%) T-SQL
5 30 (14.85%) Java
6 20 (9.90%) VBA
7 17 (8.42%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.96%) C++
8 8 (3.96%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.97%) Python
10 5 (2.48%) C
10 5 (2.48%) PHP
11 3 (1.49%) VB
11 3 (1.49%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.99%) Go
13 1 (0.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.50%) Perl
13 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (12.87%) Degree
2 10 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.50%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Docker
1 1 (0.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (29.70%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.86%) Oracle
3 10 (4.95%) Tableau
4 8 (3.96%) TIBCO
5 3 (1.49%) IBM
6 2 (0.99%) Adobe
6 2 (0.99%) Cognos
6 2 (0.99%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.50%) Sony
7 1 (0.50%) Sybase
7 1 (0.50%) Telerik