The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
England / East of England
Rank 208 226 222
Rank change year-on-year +18 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 36 43 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.60% 0.59% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 33 45
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5773 7009 7146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.10% 96.32% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4625 5659 5735
Median salary £45,000 £43,641 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.11% +2.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured SQL Server Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in the East of England

SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the East of England.

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in the East of England

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in the East of England

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +20 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Essex +4 10 £50,000 +11.11%
Suffolk +35 5 £55,000 +46.66%
Cambridgeshire +10 4 £50,000 +66.66% 4
SQL Server Developer
England

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (65.15%) .NET
3 41 (62.12%) C#
4 38 (57.58%) SQL
5 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 25 (37.88%) MVC
7 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (31.82%) Wealth Management
8 21 (31.82%) Visual Studio
9 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
10 18 (27.27%) Ajax
10 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (22.73%) Web Development
12 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
12 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
12 15 (22.73%) VB.NET
13 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
13 14 (21.21%) HTML
13 14 (21.21%) WCF
14 13 (19.70%) OO
14 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (18.18%) Finance
15 12 (18.18%) Subversion
15 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 11 (16.67%) QA
16 11 (16.67%) Workflow
17 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
17 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (10.61%) IIS
2 6 (9.09%) Confluence
2 6 (9.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (34.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 6 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) Power BI
5 6 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
6 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.03%) MS Access
7 2 (3.03%) OLTP
7 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (31.82%) Visual Studio
2 17 (25.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (18.18%) Subversion
4 6 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (6.06%) MSTest
5 4 (6.06%) NUnit
5 4 (6.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Marketing
3 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (65.15%) .NET
2 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (27.27%) Ajax
4 14 (21.21%) HTML
4 14 (21.21%) WCF
5 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (12.12%) WPF
7 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Core
7 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (9.09%) HTML5
7 6 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (9.09%) SignalR
8 4 (6.06%) Entity Framework
8 4 (6.06%) LINQ
8 4 (6.06%) Web Services
9 3 (4.55%) XML
10 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 1 (1.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Clustering
1 8 (12.12%) Replication
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.58%) Fintech
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (3.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Unix
2 3 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) MVC
2 21 (31.82%) Wealth Management
3 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Web Development
5 13 (19.70%) OO
6 11 (16.67%) Workflow
7 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (15.15%) OOD
7 10 (15.15%) UML
7 10 (15.15%) User Stories
8 9 (13.64%) Data Modelling
8 9 (13.64%) ETL
9 6 (9.09%) Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (9.09%) Data Analytics
9 6 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.58%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (6.06%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 41 (62.12%) C#
2 38 (57.58%) SQL
3 15 (22.73%) T-SQL
3 15 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 14 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 10 (15.15%) Java
5 10 (15.15%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.06%) C++
6 4 (6.06%) XAML
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) VBA
8 1 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.67%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Tableau
3 2 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) SAP
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