Period
to 23 May 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

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

SQL Developer
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 45 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 38 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.66% 5.24% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.87% 5.37% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 36 77 55
Essex median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £20,375 £17,500 £29,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £65,000 £55,500
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 780 1,433 1,865
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.59% 97.48% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 613 1,228 1,456
Essex median annual salary £42,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £23,750 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Essex

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Essex

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Essex over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Essex

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Essex region over the 6 months to 23 May 2019. 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
Chelmsford +12 17 £25,000 -11.50%
Colchester +7 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Southend-on-Sea -2 4 £22,500 +12.50%
Basildon +2 3 £35,000 -26.32%
Braintree - 2 £50,000 -
Wickford +4 1 £26,000 -40.57%
Witham -3 1 £45,000 +3.45%
Thurrock - 1 £27,631 -
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, SQL 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 Essex region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
3 24 (63.16%) C#
4 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
5 19 (50.00%) HTML
6 16 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
8 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
9 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (28.95%) Finance
10 11 (28.95%) Tableau
11 10 (26.32%) HTML5
11 10 (26.32%) Degree
11 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (26.32%) SDLC
11 10 (26.32%) Financial Institution
11 10 (26.32%) C
11 10 (26.32%) OO
11 10 (26.32%) .NET
12 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
12 9 (23.68%) MVC
13 8 (21.05%) CSS
13 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (18.42%) QlikView
14 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (18.42%) ETL
15 6 (15.79%) Web Development
16 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (5.26%) CMS
1 2 (5.26%) EPiServer
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Power Platform
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (71.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.42%) QlikView
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (10.53%) Power BI
7 3 (7.89%) MS Access
7 3 (7.89%) MySQL
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) Snowflake Schema
8 1 (2.63%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 13 (34.21%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 10 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 10 (26.32%) HTML5
3 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.05%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) AngularJS
6 4 (10.53%) XML
7 3 (7.89%) Ajax
7 3 (7.89%) jQuery
7 3 (7.89%) JSON
7 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Graph
7 3 (7.89%) Node.js
7 3 (7.89%) Razor View Engine
7 3 (7.89%) REST
8 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (5.26%) RESTful
9 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.63%) WinForms
9 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (26.32%) OO
2 10 (26.32%) SDLC
3 9 (23.68%) MVC
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (18.42%) ETL
6 6 (15.79%) Web Development
7 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Data Transformation
8 3 (7.89%) Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) B2B
8 3 (7.89%) B2C
8 3 (7.89%) Data Modelling
8 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 3 (7.89%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (7.89%) TDD
9 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
9 2 (5.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) SQL
2 24 (63.16%) C#
3 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 10 (26.32%) C
6 4 (10.53%) Java
7 3 (7.89%) Python
7 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Tableau
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Xamarin