Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 43 69
Rank change year-on-year +9 +26 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 72 75 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.10% 5.39% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.30% 5.59% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 68 73 56
Essex median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £24,000 £20,000 £29,375
90th Percentile £44,500 £62,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +1.12%

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 1,142 1,342 1,926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.78% 96.41% 93.86%
Number of salaries quoted 878 1,146 1,459
Essex median annual salary £40,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.44% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,000 £23,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,639 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 December 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
Chelmsford +19 24 £32,500 +62.50% 3
Wickford - 7 £26,000 -
Colchester -11 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Southend-on-Sea -7 3 £22,500 +12.50%
Basildon -19 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Brentwood +8 1 £65,000 -
Harlow +3 1 £42,500 +6.25%
Braintree - 1 £26,000 - 1
SQL Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 69 (95.83%) SQL
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
4 27 (37.50%) RPG
4 27 (37.50%) AS400
4 27 (37.50%) WebSphere
4 27 (37.50%) iSeries
5 18 (25.00%) C#
6 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
7 14 (19.44%) MVC
8 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
8 13 (18.06%) .NET
8 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (15.28%) HTML
10 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (12.50%) Degree
12 8 (11.11%) Web Development
12 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
12 8 (11.11%) WPF
12 8 (11.11%) User Stories
12 8 (11.11%) WinForms
12 8 (11.11%) XML
12 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (9.72%) MySQL
13 7 (9.72%) Subversion
14 6 (8.33%) Spring
14 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
14 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
14 6 (8.33%) Hibernate

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 27 (37.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (9.72%) MySQL
5 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.39%) Big Data
9 1 (1.39%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.39%) Pentaho
9 1 (1.39%) Power BI
9 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Subversion
2 6 (8.33%) JUnit
3 5 (6.94%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.94%) Automotive
1 5 (6.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Law
2 2 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Back Office
3 1 (1.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.06%) .NET
2 11 (15.28%) HTML
3 8 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 8 (11.11%) WinForms
3 8 (11.11%) WPF
3 8 (11.11%) XML
4 6 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.33%) Spring
5 5 (6.94%) J2EE
5 5 (6.94%) Java EE
5 5 (6.94%) Java SE
5 5 (6.94%) JPA
5 5 (6.94%) jQuery
5 5 (6.94%) Struts
6 3 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.39%) JSON
7 1 (1.39%) REST
7 1 (1.39%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 27 (37.50%) AS400
1 27 (37.50%) iSeries
2 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.39%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Linux
1 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (19.44%) MVC
2 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.11%) User Stories
3 8 (11.11%) Web Development
4 6 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.33%) OO
4 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.94%) Data Transformation
5 5 (6.94%) Pair Programming
5 5 (6.94%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (6.94%) TDD
5 5 (6.94%) Unit Testing
6 4 (5.56%) ETL
7 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (1.39%) Data Development
8 1 (1.39%) Data Science
8 1 (1.39%) Decision-Making
8 1 (1.39%) DevOps
8 1 (1.39%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (95.83%) SQL
2 36 (50.00%) Java
3 27 (37.50%) RPG
4 18 (25.00%) C#
5 17 (23.61%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.94%) Java 8
8 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.39%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) VB
8 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (12.50%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (1.39%) Oracle