The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
Rank 82 83 85
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 10 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.00% 1.76% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.81% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 15
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 953 1050 1172
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.83% 97.13% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 723 814 942
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Essex

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Essex

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 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
Harlow - 1 £40,500 -
SQL Server Developer
East of England

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Essex region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (88.24%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) C#
4 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (64.71%) Wealth Management
5 11 (64.71%) Unit Testing
5 11 (64.71%) Ajax
5 11 (64.71%) QA
5 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
5 11 (64.71%) Workflow
5 11 (64.71%) Finance
6 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) Fintech
8 4 (23.53%) SQL
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) ETL
10 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
10 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 2 (11.76%) PDM
10 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) MS Access
10 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (11.76%) MS Access
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) Ajax
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.88%) COM
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Unit Testing
1 11 (64.71%) Wealth Management
1 11 (64.71%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (11.76%) PDM
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (5.88%) Kanban
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle