The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 465 420 272
Rank change year-on-year -45 -148  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 475 627 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.56% 0.69% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.71% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 422 569 1057
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in England

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in England

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in England

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

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in England

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -41 184 £51,250 -6.81% 24
North West +35 109 £38,500 -3.75% 12
South East +4 82 £41,500 +3.75% 11
East of England -2 31 £40,000 - 2
West Midlands +18 24 £40,000 - 1
Yorkshire -54 17 £40,000 - 7
East Midlands +4 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West -32 14 £37,500 +7.14% 3
SQL Server Developer
UK

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

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

1 934 (99.79%) SQL Server
2 656 (70.09%) SQL
3 480 (51.28%) T-SQL
4 469 (50.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 449 (47.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 432 (46.15%) C#
7 429 (45.83%) .NET
8 385 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
9 374 (39.96%) Business Intelligence
10 356 (38.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 333 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
12 321 (34.29%) Microsoft
13 296 (31.62%) Finance
14 256 (27.35%) ETL
15 246 (26.28%) ASP.NET
16 234 (25.00%) MVC
17 191 (20.41%) SQL Server 2014
18 180 (19.23%) JavaScript
19 174 (18.59%) SQL Server 2008
20 138 (14.74%) HTML
20 138 (14.74%) .NET Framework
21 134 (14.32%) SQL Server 2016
22 131 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
23 125 (13.35%) Degree
23 125 (13.35%) Banking
24 117 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
25 115 (12.29%) CSS
26 107 (11.43%) Scrum
27 106 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
28 105 (11.22%) jQuery

SQL Server 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 46 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 33 (3.53%) CMS
3 28 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 21 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
5 19 (2.03%) Umbraco
6 13 (1.39%) Alfresco
7 10 (1.07%) Confluence
7 10 (1.07%) IIS
8 9 (0.96%) SAS
9 4 (0.43%) Sitefinity
9 4 (0.43%) WordPress
10 3 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
11 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.21%) OpenEdge
11 2 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.11%) Apache
12 1 (0.11%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.11%) Kentico
12 1 (0.11%) Liferay
Applications
1 35 (3.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.21%) MetaTrader
3 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.11%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 63 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (1.28%) Google Play
5 10 (1.07%) SaaS
6 6 (0.64%) Office 365
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
7 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.11%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.11%) GitHub
8 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.27%) Internet
2 7 (0.75%) Intranet
3 3 (0.32%) Broadband
4 2 (0.21%) Extranet
4 2 (0.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 934 (99.79%) SQL Server
2 469 (50.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 449 (47.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 356 (38.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 333 (35.58%) Data Warehouse
6 191 (20.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 174 (18.59%) SQL Server 2008
8 134 (14.32%) SQL Server 2016
9 117 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 106 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 96 (10.26%) Relational Database
12 74 (7.91%) Power BI
13 45 (4.81%) Big Data
14 40 (4.27%) QlikView
15 36 (3.85%) MySQL
16 35 (3.74%) OLAP
17 24 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
18 22 (2.35%) DTS
19 21 (2.24%) RDBMS
20 20 (2.14%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 101 (10.79%) Subversion
2 78 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 70 (7.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (6.94%) Git (software)
5 46 (4.91%) JIRA
6 24 (2.56%) JSUnit
7 22 (2.35%) NUnit
8 20 (2.14%) Bugzilla
9 18 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 18 (1.92%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.71%) Trac
11 14 (1.50%) ERwin
11 14 (1.50%) MSTest
12 11 (1.18%) Selenium
13 10 (1.07%) Jenkins
14 9 (0.96%) Mercurial
15 8 (0.85%) TortoiseSVN
16 7 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (0.75%) SpecFlow
17 6 (0.64%) NCover
General
1 296 (31.62%) Finance
2 125 (13.35%) Banking
3 80 (8.55%) Retail
4 71 (7.59%) Investment Banking
5 59 (6.30%) Legal
6 40 (4.27%) Back Office
7 34 (3.63%) Financial Institution
8 29 (3.10%) Games
9 22 (2.35%) Marketing
10 17 (1.82%) Front Office
11 11 (1.18%) Advertising
12 5 (0.53%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.43%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.21%) Electronics
14 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.21%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.11%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (45.83%) .NET
2 246 (26.28%) ASP.NET
3 138 (14.74%) .NET Framework
3 138 (14.74%) HTML
4 131 (14.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 115 (12.29%) CSS
6 105 (11.22%) jQuery
7 103 (11.00%) WCF
8 83 (8.87%) AngularJS
9 79 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
9 79 (8.44%) Web Services
10 73 (7.80%) WPF
11 65 (6.94%) Entity Framework
12 61 (6.52%) MDX
13 59 (6.30%) XML
14 49 (5.24%) Ajax
14 49 (5.24%) RESTful
15 44 (4.70%) LINQ
16 41 (4.38%) NHibernate
17 36 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (7.26%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (4.27%) Equities
3 39 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 37 (3.95%) Tandem
5 30 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
6 25 (2.67%) Fintech
6 25 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 18 (1.92%) iPad
8 17 (1.82%) BBC
8 17 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.50%) Fixed Income
9 14 (1.50%) Social Media
10 12 (1.28%) iPhone
10 12 (1.28%) Replication
11 10 (1.07%) Derivative
11 10 (1.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.96%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 9 (0.96%) Mobile Payment
13 8 (0.85%) Clustering
14 6 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 57 (6.09%) Windows
2 16 (1.71%) Unix
3 15 (1.60%) Android
4 9 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.64%) Linux
6 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.21%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
2 374 (39.96%) Business Intelligence
3 256 (27.35%) ETL
4 234 (25.00%) MVC
5 107 (11.43%) Scrum
6 95 (10.15%) OO
7 81 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 80 (8.55%) Unit Testing
9 78 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 77 (8.23%) Web Development
11 76 (8.12%) TDD
12 66 (7.05%) E-Commerce
13 60 (6.41%) Analytics
14 59 (6.30%) OOP
15 58 (6.20%) Kimball Methodology
16 47 (5.02%) Data Management
17 46 (4.91%) Performance Tuning
17 46 (4.91%) Refactoring
18 44 (4.70%) Data Modelling
19 42 (4.49%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 656 (70.09%) SQL
2 480 (51.28%) T-SQL
3 432 (46.15%) C#
4 180 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 75 (8.01%) VB.NET
6 60 (6.41%) Java
7 33 (3.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 19 (2.03%) VBA
9 17 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 16 (1.71%) C++
10 16 (1.71%) Python
11 15 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.60%) PowerShell
11 15 (1.60%) VB
12 13 (1.39%) PHP
13 12 (1.28%) XAML
14 10 (1.07%) TypeScript
15 9 (0.96%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
16 7 (0.75%) ES6
17 4 (0.43%) C
Qualifications
1 125 (13.35%) Degree
2 21 (2.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.53%) MCTS
4 5 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.32%) MCITP
6 3 (0.32%) MCP
6 3 (0.32%) MCPD
6 3 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.21%) MCSE
8 1 (0.11%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.02%) QA
2 42 (4.49%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.21%) IFRS
3 2 (0.21%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 8 (0.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (0.75%) Control-M
2 1 (0.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 321 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 70 (7.48%) Tableau
3 34 (3.63%) Cognos
4 33 (3.53%) Oracle
5 28 (2.99%) Google
6 23 (2.46%) Bloomberg
7 21 (2.24%) Sitecore
8 17 (1.82%) Sony
9 14 (1.50%) Alteryx
9 14 (1.50%) Apple
9 14 (1.50%) Facebook
9 14 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (1.50%) Yahoo!
10 6 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (0.64%) SAP
11 5 (0.53%) RedGate
12 3 (0.32%) Informatica
13 2 (0.21%) Cisco
13 2 (0.21%) Telerik
13 2 (0.21%) Xamarin
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Salford, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
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Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Hull, North Humberside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago