Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Database Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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

SQL Database Developer
UK > England
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 987 891 854
Rank change year-on-year -96 -37 +126
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Database Developer 160 255 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.098% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 141 235 410
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,750 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £62,500 £61,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +14.46% -7.78%

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 157,043 160,190 188,299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.08% 96.48% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 128,961 134,332 158,959
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Database Developer in England over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Database Developer in England

SQL Database 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 SQL Database Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
London -69 62 £50,000 -9.09% 4
North of England -36 33 £40,000 +6.67% 4
South East +17 26 £44,125 +10.31% 3
North West -18 16 £37,000 -4.52%
Midlands +12 15 £40,000 +13.48% 2
West Midlands +1 15 £40,000 +17.65%
South West +8 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England 0 12 £58,750 +17.50% 1
Yorkshire -20 9 £41,500 +10.67% 2
North East - 8 £47,500 - 2
SQL Database Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, SQL Database 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 England region featuring SQL Database Developer in the job title.

1 157 (98.13%) SQL
2 99 (61.88%) SQL Server
3 94 (58.75%) T-SQL
4 75 (46.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (36.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 56 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 55 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
7 55 (34.38%) .NET
8 48 (30.00%) ETL
8 48 (30.00%) Finance
9 44 (27.50%) C#
10 43 (26.88%) Data Warehouse
11 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 31 (19.38%) Oracle Database
13 31 (19.38%) Oracle
14 29 (18.13%) Relational Database
15 28 (17.50%) Degree
16 26 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 22 (13.75%) Java
18 20 (12.50%) Banking
19 19 (11.88%) Data Modelling
20 18 (11.25%) SQL Server 2014
20 18 (11.25%) Power BI
21 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Excel
22 16 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
23 15 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
23 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
23 15 (9.38%) PL/SQL
23 15 (9.38%) Manufacturing

SQL Database 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 7 (4.38%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (1.88%) JBoss
3 2 (1.25%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.88%) SPSS
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (16.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.75%) GitHub
4 4 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.25%) SaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.63%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.25%) SMS
2 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (61.88%) SQL Server
2 75 (46.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (36.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (26.88%) Data Warehouse
5 36 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 31 (19.38%) Oracle Database
7 29 (18.13%) Relational Database
8 18 (11.25%) Power BI
8 18 (11.25%) SQL Server 2014
9 15 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (8.13%) MySQL
11 12 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (6.88%) RDBMS
12 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (6.25%) Big Data
13 10 (6.25%) NoSQL
14 8 (5.00%) Data Mining
15 7 (4.38%) BusinessObjects
15 7 (4.38%) DataStax
15 7 (4.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 6 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.50%) Flyway
4 3 (1.88%) IntelliJ
4 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 48 (30.00%) Finance
2 20 (12.50%) Banking
3 15 (9.38%) Manufacturing
4 14 (8.75%) Marketing
5 11 (6.88%) Advertising
5 11 (6.88%) Electronics
6 10 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 7 (4.38%) Retail
8 5 (3.13%) Financial Institution
8 5 (3.13%) Front Office
8 5 (3.13%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.38%) .NET
2 9 (5.63%) XML
3 8 (5.00%) HTML
3 8 (5.00%) WPF
4 7 (4.38%) .NET Framework
4 7 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 6 (3.75%) REST
6 5 (3.13%) JSON
7 4 (2.50%) CSS
7 4 (2.50%) Hibernate
7 4 (2.50%) MDX
7 4 (2.50%) RESTful
7 4 (2.50%) Spring
8 3 (1.88%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (1.88%) React
8 3 (1.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.88%) WCF
8 3 (1.88%) Web Services
9 1 (0.63%) jQuery
9 1 (0.63%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 12 (7.50%) Equities
4 11 (6.88%) Replication
5 4 (2.50%) Clustering
5 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.88%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.88%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.88%) Fintech
6 3 (1.88%) FMCG
6 3 (1.88%) IPTV
6 3 (1.88%) NHS
6 3 (1.88%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.50%) Linux
2 9 (5.63%) Windows
3 5 (3.13%) Unix
4 2 (1.25%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (34.38%) Business Intelligence
2 48 (30.00%) ETL
3 39 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.88%) Data Modelling
5 14 (8.75%) Data Management
6 13 (8.13%) Analytics
7 12 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 10 (6.25%) Scrum
9 8 (5.00%) Data Analysis
9 8 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (4.38%) High Availability
10 7 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (4.38%) Multithreading
10 7 (4.38%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.38%) SQL Optimisation
11 6 (3.75%) Acceptance Criteria
11 6 (3.75%) Garbage Collection
11 6 (3.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 157 (98.13%) SQL
2 94 (58.75%) T-SQL
3 44 (27.50%) C#
4 22 (13.75%) Java
5 15 (9.38%) PL/SQL
6 12 (7.50%) PowerShell
7 11 (6.88%) JavaScript
7 11 (6.88%) VBA
8 8 (5.00%) R
9 5 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (3.13%) Python
9 5 (3.13%) VB
9 5 (3.13%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.88%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.88%) VB6
11 1 (0.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (17.50%) Degree
2 11 (6.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.88%) MCP
5 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.25%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.63%) MCSA
6 1 (0.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.38%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Vendors
1 56 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 31 (19.38%) Oracle
3 11 (6.88%) SAP
4 6 (3.75%) Sybase
5 4 (2.50%) RedGate
5 4 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.50%) Talend
6 3 (1.88%) Ab Initio
6 3 (1.88%) Informatica
6 3 (1.88%) VMware
7 1 (0.63%) iManage
7 1 (0.63%) Tableau