The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
UK / England
Rank 134 90 90
Rank change year-on-year -44 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 1916 2995 3154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.43% 3.09% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 3.20% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 2678 2847
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,475 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 75889 93457 96279
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.26% 96.43% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 63471 79007 79398
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in England

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in England

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in England

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 SQL Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 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
London -54 710 £57,500 +9.52% 81
South East -9 416 £42,500 +6.25% 49
North West -1 236 £37,500 +4.16% 43
West Midlands +5 132 £38,750 +3.33% 26
Yorkshire -68 129 £40,000 - 18
East of England -7 116 £42,500 -3.40% 24
East Midlands -3 85 £35,000 -2.77% 9
South West -24 85 £37,500 - 18
North East -12 7 £30,000 -14.28% 2
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 SQL Developer in the job title.

1 3559 (92.44%) SQL
2 2603 (67.61%) SQL Server
3 1897 (49.27%) .NET
4 1895 (49.22%) C#
5 1306 (33.92%) T-SQL
6 1235 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
7 1228 (31.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1124 (29.19%) JavaScript
9 1072 (27.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1064 (27.64%) Finance
11 1037 (26.94%) HTML
12 1011 (26.26%) ASP.NET
13 995 (25.84%) Microsoft
14 965 (25.06%) Business Intelligence
15 928 (24.10%) MVC
16 812 (21.09%) CSS
17 755 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
18 719 (18.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 693 (18.00%) ETL
20 550 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 510 (13.25%) jQuery
22 487 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
23 481 (12.49%) Degree
24 451 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
25 435 (11.30%) Java
26 430 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
27 429 (11.14%) Banking
28 421 (10.94%) AngularJS
28 421 (10.94%) .NET Framework
29 415 (10.78%) Oracle

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 132 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 72 (1.87%) IIS
3 48 (1.25%) CMS
3 48 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 39 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 39 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 34 (0.88%) Apache
6 32 (0.83%) Confluence
7 31 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 29 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
8 29 (0.75%) SAS
9 28 (0.73%) Apache Spark
10 25 (0.65%) Drupal
10 25 (0.65%) JBoss
11 23 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 18 (0.47%) MQSeries
13 15 (0.39%) WordPress
14 11 (0.29%) NServiceBus
14 11 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 550 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 75 (1.95%) MS Office
3 17 (0.44%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.10%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.026%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.026%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.026%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 17 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
4 15 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 7 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.10%) FastStats
8 4 (0.10%) OpenText MBPM
9 3 (0.078%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.078%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.078%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 3 (0.078%) Oracle 11i
9 3 (0.078%) Sage 1000
9 3 (0.078%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.078%) StreamServe
9 3 (0.078%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 200 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 110 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (1.74%) SaaS
4 27 (0.70%) GitHub
5 15 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.39%) Office 365
6 9 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.18%) Asana
8 6 (0.16%) Google Play
9 3 (0.078%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.078%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.078%) Google App Engine
9 3 (0.078%) Trello
10 1 (0.026%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.026%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.026%) Boomi
10 1 (0.026%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (0.91%) Intranet
2 30 (0.78%) Internet
3 24 (0.62%) HTTP
4 5 (0.13%) DNS
4 5 (0.13%) FTP
4 5 (0.13%) SSL
5 4 (0.10%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.10%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (0.078%) Firewall
6 3 (0.078%) SMTP
6 3 (0.078%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.052%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.052%) LAN
8 1 (0.026%) Extranet
8 1 (0.026%) LDAP
8 1 (0.026%) Multicast
8 1 (0.026%) Skype
8 1 (0.026%) VPN
8 1 (0.026%) WAN
8 1 (0.026%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2603 (67.61%) SQL Server
2 1228 (31.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1072 (27.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 755 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
5 719 (18.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 451 (11.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 430 (11.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 331 (8.60%) Relational Database
9 279 (7.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 208 (5.40%) MySQL
11 176 (4.57%) Power BI
12 165 (4.29%) Big Data
13 134 (3.48%) NoSQL
14 121 (3.14%) Oracle Database
15 115 (2.99%) RDBMS
16 114 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
17 103 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 93 (2.42%) QlikView
19 91 (2.36%) OLAP
19 91 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 272 (7.06%) Visual Studio
2 270 (7.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 216 (5.61%) Git (software)
4 160 (4.16%) Subversion
5 122 (3.17%) JIRA
6 78 (2.03%) NUnit
7 73 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 63 (1.64%) Selenium
9 56 (1.45%) Maven
10 46 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 41 (1.06%) MSTest
12 40 (1.04%) TeamCity
13 36 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
14 31 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
15 28 (0.73%) JUnit
15 28 (0.73%) SpecFlow
16 24 (0.62%) Bugzilla
16 24 (0.62%) Trac
17 23 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
18 21 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1064 (27.64%) Finance
2 429 (11.14%) Banking
3 138 (3.58%) Retail
4 137 (3.56%) Marketing
5 117 (3.04%) Investment Banking
6 90 (2.34%) Legal
7 85 (2.21%) Back Office
8 56 (1.45%) Telecoms
9 45 (1.17%) Front Office
10 39 (1.01%) Manufacturing
11 35 (0.91%) Games
12 33 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.70%) Advertising
13 27 (0.70%) Law
14 23 (0.60%) Electronics
15 20 (0.52%) Publishing
16 14 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
17 8 (0.21%) Private Banking
18 7 (0.18%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.18%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1897 (49.27%) .NET
2 1037 (26.94%) HTML
3 1011 (26.26%) ASP.NET
4 812 (21.09%) CSS
5 510 (13.25%) jQuery
6 487 (12.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 421 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 421 (10.94%) AngularJS
8 380 (9.87%) Web Services
9 364 (9.45%) XML
10 363 (9.43%) WCF
11 306 (7.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 294 (7.64%) WPF
13 263 (6.83%) HTML5
14 209 (5.43%) Entity Framework
15 166 (4.31%) WinForms
16 162 (4.21%) Ajax
17 139 (3.61%) REST
18 138 (3.58%) Spring
19 126 (3.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 276 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 225 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
3 106 (2.75%) Mobile App
4 70 (1.82%) Fintech
5 69 (1.79%) iPad
6 66 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 65 (1.69%) Hedge funds
7 65 (1.69%) Replication
8 61 (1.58%) Client/Server
8 61 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 45 (1.17%) User Experience
10 39 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 39 (1.01%) SWIFT
11 38 (0.99%) Clustering
12 36 (0.94%) Fixed Income
13 35 (0.91%) Tandem
14 32 (0.83%) Algorithms
14 32 (0.83%) Equities
15 31 (0.81%) NHS
16 29 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 260 (6.75%) Windows
2 137 (3.56%) Linux
3 75 (1.95%) Android
4 72 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 70 (1.82%) Unix
6 47 (1.22%) Windows Server
7 26 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.052%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.052%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.052%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.052%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.026%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.026%) Solaris
11 1 (0.026%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1235 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 965 (25.06%) Business Intelligence
3 928 (24.10%) MVC
4 693 (18.00%) ETL
5 393 (10.21%) Web Development
6 388 (10.08%) TDD
7 378 (9.82%) Scrum
8 350 (9.09%) OO
9 308 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 282 (7.32%) Unit Testing
11 268 (6.96%) SDLC
12 219 (5.69%) Performance Tuning
13 195 (5.06%) Data Modelling
14 194 (5.04%) OOP
15 192 (4.99%) Analytics
16 176 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
17 169 (4.39%) E-Commerce
18 168 (4.36%) Mathematics
19 156 (4.05%) Mentoring
20 120 (3.12%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3559 (92.44%) SQL
2 1895 (49.22%) C#
3 1306 (33.92%) T-SQL
4 1124 (29.19%) JavaScript
5 435 (11.30%) Java
6 280 (7.27%) VB.NET
7 225 (5.84%) PL/SQL
8 141 (3.66%) Python
9 133 (3.45%) VBA
10 131 (3.40%) VB
11 129 (3.35%) PHP
12 91 (2.36%) C++
13 84 (2.18%) PowerShell
14 44 (1.14%) C
15 43 (1.12%) Ruby
16 36 (0.94%) TypeScript
17 34 (0.88%) Shell Script
18 33 (0.86%) Scala
19 32 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
20 25 (0.65%) Perl
Qualifications
1 481 (12.49%) Degree
2 76 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (0.39%) Security Cleared
4 13 (0.34%) MCTS
5 11 (0.29%) PhD
6 7 (0.18%) MCP
6 7 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.13%) MCITP
7 5 (0.13%) MCSD
8 3 (0.078%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.078%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.078%) MCPD
8 3 (0.078%) MCSA
9 2 (0.052%) HNC
9 2 (0.052%) HND
9 2 (0.052%) MCSE
10 1 (0.026%) AAT
10 1 (0.026%) ISEB
10 1 (0.026%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.026%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (2.52%) QA
2 55 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 20 (0.52%) SLA
4 16 (0.42%) MiFID
5 7 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.10%) EMIR
7 3 (0.078%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.078%) SNOMED CT
8 2 (0.052%) IFRS
8 2 (0.052%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.026%) AIFMD
9 1 (0.026%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.026%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.026%) SDET
System Software
1 16 (0.42%) Docker
2 11 (0.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.078%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.052%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.026%) Firmware
5 1 (0.026%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (0.99%) Control-M
2 13 (0.34%) Puppet
3 10 (0.26%) Ansible
4 8 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (0.10%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.052%) Kibana
7 2 (0.052%) logstash
8 1 (0.026%) Grafana
8 1 (0.026%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.026%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 995 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 415 (10.78%) Oracle
3 149 (3.87%) Tableau
4 89 (2.31%) Cognos
5 45 (1.17%) Sybase
6 38 (0.99%) Xamarin
7 37 (0.96%) IBM
8 30 (0.78%) Bloomberg
9 28 (0.73%) SAP
10 26 (0.68%) RedGate
11 23 (0.60%) Talend
12 21 (0.55%) Informatica
13 19 (0.49%) Google
14 18 (0.47%) DevExpress
15 15 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (0.31%) Adobe
16 12 (0.31%) Telerik
17 9 (0.23%) Sage
18 8 (0.21%) Apple
18 8 (0.21%) Teradata
Newport Pagnell, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
euro car parts
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Channel 3 Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Winsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pen/health/25 hols/gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £48000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Thame, Oxfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago