Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 306 286 303
Rank change year-on-year -20 +17 -73
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 59 70 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.48% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.60% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 59 49 67
East of England median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £68,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £49,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +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 11,987 11,702 13,802
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.96% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,376 9,487 11,336
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,191 £25,750
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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +28 25 £40,000 -1.23% 2
Hertfordshire -23 13 £55,000 +33.33%
Suffolk +9 10 £43,500 -10.77% 2
Cambridgeshire -37 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Norfolk - 2 £37,500 -
Bedfordshire +13 1 £50,000 -13.04%
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 21 May 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 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (72.88%) C#
3 32 (54.24%) SQL
4 29 (49.15%) T-SQL
5 28 (47.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (45.76%) .NET
7 21 (35.59%) MVC
7 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
9 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2016
11 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
11 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (23.73%) HTML
12 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
12 14 (23.73%) CSS
13 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
13 13 (22.03%) jQuery
13 13 (22.03%) Entity Framework
14 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (16.95%) LINQ
15 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
15 10 (16.95%) React
15 10 (16.95%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (13.56%) Power BI
16 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (13.56%) Finance
16 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
17 7 (11.86%) Asset Management

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:

Applications
1 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (47.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (35.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (28.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (18.64%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (13.56%) Power BI
7 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2014
8 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 7 (11.86%) MS Access
9 4 (6.78%) OLAP
9 4 (6.78%) OLTP
9 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (3.39%) Sybase ASE
12 1 (1.69%) MySQL
12 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
12 1 (1.69%) SAP BW
12 1 (1.69%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Advertising
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (45.76%) .NET
2 15 (25.42%) AngularJS
3 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.73%) CSS
3 14 (23.73%) HTML
4 13 (22.03%) Entity Framework
4 13 (22.03%) jQuery
5 10 (16.95%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (16.95%) LINQ
5 10 (16.95%) React
6 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
7 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (8.47%) Web Services
7 5 (8.47%) XML
8 4 (6.78%) WCF
8 4 (6.78%) WPF
9 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (3.39%) ADSI
10 2 (3.39%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Fintech
2 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.17%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (8.47%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.69%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) MVC
2 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (16.95%) Software Engineering
5 7 (11.86%) Asset Management
5 7 (11.86%) ETL
5 7 (11.86%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (11.86%) Wealth Management
6 6 (10.17%) Database Tuning
7 5 (8.47%) Data Mapping
7 5 (8.47%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.47%) Migration
8 4 (6.78%) SDLC
8 4 (6.78%) TDD
9 3 (5.08%) BDD
9 3 (5.08%) Business Process Analysis
9 3 (5.08%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (5.08%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.08%) Unit Testing
9 3 (5.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (72.88%) C#
2 32 (54.24%) SQL
3 29 (49.15%) T-SQL
4 20 (33.90%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.86%) VBA
6 5 (8.47%) PL/SQL
7 4 (6.78%) VB
8 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
1 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) Sybase
3 2 (3.39%) Tableau
4 1 (1.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.69%) Sony