Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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

SQL Server Developer
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 297 298 288
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 46 57 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.40% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.49% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 48 63
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.73% -0.56% +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 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 11,061 11,734 12,980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.18% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,270 9,508 10,926
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 6 months to 19 August 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 +42 20 £35,000 -6.67% 1
Hertfordshire 0 15 £60,000 +45.45%
Suffolk -3 9 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Bedfordshire +9 1 £50,000 -13.04%
Cambridgeshire -7 1 £47,500 +8.57% 2
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (76.09%) C#
3 24 (52.17%) SQL
4 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (36.96%) .NET
6 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (30.43%) MVC
7 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
8 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
8 11 (23.91%) ETL
9 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (19.57%) HTML
10 9 (19.57%) CSS
10 9 (19.57%) jQuery
10 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
11 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
11 8 (17.39%) Reference Data
11 8 (17.39%) Data Mapping
11 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
11 8 (17.39%) BDD
11 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
11 8 (17.39%) Oracle
11 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
11 8 (17.39%) XML
11 8 (17.39%) OO

SQL Server 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 2 (4.35%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (41.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (15.22%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (10.87%) Power BI
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (6.52%) Data Lake
7 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (4.35%) MySQL
8 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
8 2 (4.35%) Snowflake Schema
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (4.35%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (2.17%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.17%) Finance
1 1 (2.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) CSS
2 9 (19.57%) Entity Framework
2 9 (19.57%) HTML
2 9 (19.57%) jQuery
3 8 (17.39%) XML
4 7 (15.22%) AngularJS
4 7 (15.22%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (15.22%) LINQ
4 7 (15.22%) React
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.35%) Ajax
8 2 (4.35%) WCF
8 2 (4.35%) Web Services
9 1 (2.17%) JSON
9 1 (2.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (17.39%) Reference Data
2 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) MVC
3 11 (23.91%) ETL
4 9 (19.57%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (17.39%) BDD
5 8 (17.39%) Data Mapping
5 8 (17.39%) Data Migration
5 8 (17.39%) Migration
5 8 (17.39%) OO
5 8 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (17.39%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 8 (17.39%) TDD
5 8 (17.39%) Test Automation
6 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.70%) SDLC
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Data Development
8 3 (6.52%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 35 (76.09%) C#
2 24 (52.17%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) T-SQL
4 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
5 8 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (4.35%) VB
8 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Oracle
3 5 (10.87%) Tableau
4 2 (4.35%) Sybase
5 1 (2.17%) Databricks
5 1 (2.17%) Talend