Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Senior SQL Developer
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 691 669 644
Rank change year-on-year -22 -25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 510 602 774
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.34% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.35% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 475 545 681
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in England

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer in England.

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in England

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL Developer in England

Senior SQL Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
London +12 212 £60,000 -7.69% 8
South East +29 113 £55,000 +4.76% 10
North of England -22 104 £50,000 +14.94% 7
Yorkshire -14 50 £50,000 +11.11% 4
North West -24 47 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Midlands +5 41 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +15 28 £50,000 +25.00% 1
East of England +14 28 £57,500 -4.17%
South West +12 13 £42,500 - 3
East Midlands +5 13 £47,500 -9.52%
North East +9 7 £40,000 -5.88%
Senior SQL Developer
UK

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 479 (93.92%) SQL
2 351 (68.82%) SQL Server
3 306 (60.00%) .NET
4 304 (59.61%) C#
5 227 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
6 208 (40.78%) JavaScript
7 189 (37.06%) MVC
8 182 (35.69%) T-SQL
9 167 (32.75%) ASP.NET
10 160 (31.37%) HTML
11 148 (29.02%) Microsoft
12 136 (26.67%) Finance
13 120 (23.53%) CSS
14 115 (22.55%) Scrum
15 114 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 110 (21.57%) Web Services
16 110 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 103 (20.20%) AngularJS
17 103 (20.20%) XML
18 102 (20.00%) jQuery
19 100 (19.61%) WCF
20 97 (19.02%) TDD
21 87 (17.06%) ASP.NET Web API
22 84 (16.47%) Java
23 76 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
24 75 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
25 73 (14.31%) Visual Studio
26 72 (14.12%) .NET Framework
26 72 (14.12%) Degree
27 69 (13.53%) OO

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 31 (6.08%) IIS
2 22 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.76%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (0.78%) Confluence
6 4 (0.78%) nginx
6 4 (0.78%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.39%) CMS
8 2 (0.39%) DNN
9 1 (0.20%) Apache
9 1 (0.20%) Mule
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.20%) SAS
9 1 (0.20%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.20%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 51 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (6.47%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.57%) SaaS
4 6 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.59%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.59%) npm
7 2 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.39%) GitHub
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.73%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.76%) SMS
3 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.20%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (68.82%) SQL Server
2 114 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 110 (21.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (12.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 58 (11.37%) Relational Database
6 49 (9.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
8 41 (8.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 38 (7.45%) MySQL
9 38 (7.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 37 (7.25%) RDBMS
11 29 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (4.90%) NoSQL
13 23 (4.51%) Oracle Database
14 21 (4.12%) BusinessObjects
15 18 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
15 18 (3.53%) SQL Server 2016
16 15 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
17 13 (2.55%) MongoDB
17 13 (2.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 73 (14.31%) Visual Studio
2 47 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 44 (8.63%) NUnit
4 43 (8.43%) Git (software)
5 24 (4.71%) Selenium
6 18 (3.53%) MSTest
7 14 (2.75%) JIRA
8 13 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 13 (2.55%) Subversion
9 11 (2.16%) ClearCase
10 9 (1.76%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.57%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.18%) CruiseControl
12 6 (1.18%) Maven
12 6 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.98%) Grunt
13 5 (0.98%) gulp
13 5 (0.98%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.98%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.98%) webpack
General
1 136 (26.67%) Finance
2 62 (12.16%) Banking
3 22 (4.31%) Retail
4 16 (3.14%) Marketing
5 15 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.16%) Back Office
7 9 (1.76%) Electronics
7 9 (1.76%) Legal
8 8 (1.57%) Games
9 6 (1.18%) Advertising
9 6 (1.18%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.98%) Retail Finance
11 4 (0.78%) Front Office
11 4 (0.78%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Law
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (60.00%) .NET
2 167 (32.75%) ASP.NET
3 160 (31.37%) HTML
4 120 (23.53%) CSS
5 110 (21.57%) Web Services
6 103 (20.20%) AngularJS
6 103 (20.20%) XML
7 102 (20.00%) jQuery
8 100 (19.61%) WCF
9 87 (17.06%) ASP.NET Web API
10 76 (14.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 72 (14.12%) .NET Framework
12 58 (11.37%) WPF
13 55 (10.78%) SOAP
14 45 (8.82%) HTML5
15 42 (8.24%) Ajax
15 42 (8.24%) REST
16 40 (7.84%) WinForms
17 39 (7.65%) RESTful
17 39 (7.65%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.57%) Computer Science
2 44 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (5.88%) Fintech
5 27 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (4.51%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.16%) SWIFT
8 10 (1.96%) User Experience
9 8 (1.57%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.98%) Reinsurance
11 4 (0.78%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.78%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.39%) Equities
13 2 (0.39%) iPad
13 2 (0.39%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.39%) Video\Live Streaming
13 2 (0.39%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.55%) Linux
2 57 (11.18%) Windows
3 27 (5.29%) Unix
4 11 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.16%) Solaris
5 6 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.39%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (44.51%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (37.06%) MVC
3 115 (22.55%) Scrum
4 97 (19.02%) TDD
5 75 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 69 (13.53%) OO
7 59 (11.57%) Software Engineering
8 56 (10.98%) ETL
9 53 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 51 (10.00%) Mentoring
11 49 (9.61%) Web Development
12 39 (7.65%) BDD
13 37 (7.25%) SDLC
14 34 (6.67%) Test Automation
15 33 (6.47%) Performance Tuning
16 31 (6.08%) Continuous Improvement
16 31 (6.08%) SOLID
17 30 (5.88%) E-Commerce
18 29 (5.69%) Mathematics
19 28 (5.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 479 (93.92%) SQL
2 304 (59.61%) C#
3 208 (40.78%) JavaScript
4 182 (35.69%) T-SQL
5 84 (16.47%) Java
6 44 (8.63%) VB.NET
7 34 (6.67%) Python
8 26 (5.10%) C++
9 24 (4.71%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.73%) PHP
11 17 (3.33%) Shell Script
11 17 (3.33%) VB
12 15 (2.94%) C
13 8 (1.57%) ES6
13 8 (1.57%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.37%) VBA
15 6 (1.18%) Bash Shell
16 4 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 2 (0.39%) R
17 2 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 72 (14.12%) Degree
2 18 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.39%) MCSD
4 2 (0.39%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.49%) QA
2 18 (3.53%) Data Quality
3 13 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 13 (2.55%) SEPA
4 4 (0.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 7 (1.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (2.55%) Opsview
2 4 (0.78%) Puppet
3 3 (0.59%) Terraform
4 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 148 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 67 (13.14%) Oracle
3 22 (4.31%) Sybase
4 11 (2.16%) Splunk
5 10 (1.96%) SAP
6 9 (1.76%) Google
7 8 (1.57%) Telerik
8 5 (0.98%) Cognos
8 5 (0.98%) Tableau
8 5 (0.98%) Zend
9 3 (0.59%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.39%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.39%) Sun
10 2 (0.39%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.20%) Adobe
11 1 (0.20%) Capita
11 1 (0.20%) Informatica
11 1 (0.20%) Murex
11 1 (0.20%) RedGate