Period
to 20 November 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

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

SQL Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 77 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 19 32 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.92% 2.42% 2.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 2.47% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 45
Kent median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £19,500 £24,050 £25,700
90th Percentile £55,250 £53,000 £61,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -2.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 958 1,296 1,652
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 98.03% 98.22%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1,095 1,463
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,705 £24,000 £22,550
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Kent

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Kent

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Kent

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Dartford +10 8 £20,000 -54.29%
Tunbridge Wells 0 4 £31,250 -30.56%
Dover - 2 £52,500 -
Chatham +1 1 £32,500 -2.26%
Maidstone -8 1 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Swanley - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Kent region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
5 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) MVC
7 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
7 5 (26.32%) C#
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) SOLID
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (15.79%) REST
9 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (15.79%) CSS
9 3 (15.79%) HTML
10 2 (10.53%) Linux
10 2 (10.53%) OOP
10 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (10.53%) ETL

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
1 2 (10.53%) Heroku
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (47.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Power BI
4 1 (5.26%) Redis
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (10.53%) Automotive
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) REST
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (10.53%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
5 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.26%) OAuth
5 1 (5.26%) React
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
5 1 (5.26%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) SOLID
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) Machine Learning
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.53%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (26.32%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 7 (36.84%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle