Period
to 12 August 2020

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 138 152
Rank change year-on-year +52 +14 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 74 145 228
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.66% 2.01% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 2.09% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 71 148 211
Median annual salary £47,500 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.10% +2.44% -8.89%
10th Percentile £29,375 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% 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 2,660 6,923 11,210
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.44% 95.81% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,056 5,288 8,419
Median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,543 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.09% +5.26%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Developer in the East of England over the 6 months to 12 August 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 12 August 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 +51 37 £60,000 +41.18% 1
Essex +10 24 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Cambridgeshire +51 10 £42,500 +6.25%
Suffolk +20 3 £47,500 +79.25%
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 74 (100.00%) SQL
2 55 (74.32%) C#
3 52 (70.27%) SQL Server
4 43 (58.11%) .NET
5 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
6 25 (33.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
8 22 (29.73%) Oracle
9 20 (27.03%) IBM
10 19 (25.68%) PostgreSQL
11 16 (21.62%) Azure
12 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
13 14 (18.92%) Analytics
13 14 (18.92%) ETL
14 13 (17.57%) Migration
14 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
14 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
15 12 (16.22%) JIRA
15 12 (16.22%) Confluence
15 12 (16.22%) .NET Core
15 12 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
16 11 (14.86%) API Development
16 11 (14.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 11 (14.86%) Finance
17 10 (13.51%) Data Migration
17 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
17 10 (13.51%) Document Management
17 10 (13.51%) IBM InfoSphere

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 12 (16.22%) Confluence
2 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.51%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Magento
2 2 (2.70%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.62%) Azure
2 10 (13.51%) CloudBees
2 10 (13.51%) OpenShift
3 5 (6.76%) AWS
4 4 (5.41%) Power Platform
5 3 (4.05%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (4.05%) Serverless
6 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (70.27%) SQL Server
2 25 (33.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (25.68%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (13.51%) IBM InfoSphere
5 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database
5 10 (13.51%) Oracle Database 12c
5 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (5.41%) Power BI
9 3 (4.05%) Data Lake
9 3 (4.05%) MySQL
9 3 (4.05%) QlikView
9 3 (4.05%) Snowflake Schema
9 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
1 13 (17.57%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.22%) JIRA
3 3 (4.05%) Bitbucket
3 3 (4.05%) Cypress.io
3 3 (4.05%) PHPUnit
3 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) ProC
4 1 (1.35%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (14.86%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (58.11%) .NET
2 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
3 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
4 12 (16.22%) .NET Core
5 8 (10.81%) XML
6 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (9.46%) JSON
7 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.11%) CSS
7 6 (8.11%) HTML
8 3 (4.05%) Entity Framework
8 3 (4.05%) MDX
8 3 (4.05%) phpspec
8 3 (4.05%) REST
8 3 (4.05%) Symfony
8 3 (4.05%) Web Services
8 3 (4.05%) XSLT
9 2 (2.70%) HTML5
9 2 (2.70%) LINQ
9 2 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) FMCG
1 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.92%) Analytics
2 14 (18.92%) ETL
3 13 (17.57%) Migration
4 12 (16.22%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (14.86%) API Development
5 11 (14.86%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 10 (13.51%) Data Migration
6 10 (13.51%) Document Management
7 9 (12.16%) Data Analytics
8 7 (9.46%) MVC
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
10 4 (5.41%) DevOps
10 4 (5.41%) Information Management
10 4 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (4.05%) BDD
11 3 (4.05%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) SQL
2 55 (74.32%) C#
3 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.05%) PHP
5 3 (4.05%) PHP 7
5 3 (4.05%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) R
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) Java
6 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.35%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) Data Quality
1 4 (5.41%) GDPR
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (13.51%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.35%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.73%) Oracle
3 20 (27.03%) IBM
4 10 (13.51%) Talend
5 3 (4.05%) Databricks
6 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.35%) jBASE