Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 66 58
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 79 78 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.59% 3.75% 4.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.70% 3.81% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 57 91
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% -27.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £49,375 £57,500 £50,000
South East median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -5.88%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1386 2045 1980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.02% 98.27% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 1789 1765
Kent median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,450 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 23 July 2017.

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 23 July 2017. 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
Canterbury +4 13 £27,500 -23.61%
Tunbridge Wells 0 11 £26,500 -51.82%
Maidstone +3 9 £35,000 -27.46%
West Malling - 7 £42,500 -
Dartford +6 5 £32,000 -
Chatham - 5 £33,000 -
Tonbridge +9 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Folkestone -7 1 - -
Sandwich - 1 - -
SQL Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, SQL 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 Kent region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 75 (94.94%) SQL
2 47 (59.49%) SQL Server
3 40 (50.63%) .NET
4 33 (41.77%) T-SQL
4 33 (41.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (36.71%) C#
6 27 (34.18%) MVC
7 26 (32.91%) HTML
7 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
8 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Excel
9 19 (24.05%) PHP
10 18 (22.78%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
12 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
13 15 (18.99%) ETL
14 14 (17.72%) CSS
14 14 (17.72%) XML
14 14 (17.72%) VBA
14 14 (17.72%) Systems Analysis
15 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
16 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (15.19%) Web Services
16 12 (15.19%) Intranet
17 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
17 11 (13.92%) WinForms
18 10 (12.66%) VB.NET
19 9 (11.39%) Oracle
19 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
19 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.53%) WordPress
2 1 (1.27%) SAS
2 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (26.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (59.49%) SQL Server
2 33 (41.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 29 (36.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.59%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (7.59%) SQL CLR
7 5 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (6.33%) DB2
7 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.33%) MySQL
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (5.06%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Games
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Back Office
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.63%) .NET
2 26 (32.91%) HTML
3 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
4 14 (17.72%) CSS
4 14 (17.72%) XML
5 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (15.19%) Web Services
7 11 (13.92%) WinForms
8 9 (11.39%) jQuery
8 9 (11.39%) WPF
9 6 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (3.80%) FFmpeg
11 2 (2.53%) ADO
11 2 (2.53%) Ajax
11 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
11 2 (2.53%) CodeIgniter
12 1 (1.27%) Spring
12 1 (1.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.33%) iSeries
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.53%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.06%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.18%) MVC
2 18 (22.78%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (18.99%) ETL
4 14 (17.72%) Systems Analysis
5 12 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.92%) Data Modelling
7 9 (11.39%) Mentoring
7 9 (11.39%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.13%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (10.13%) CRM
8 8 (10.13%) System Testing
9 7 (8.86%) Case Management
9 7 (8.86%) SDLC
10 6 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (7.59%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.59%) Web Development
11 3 (3.80%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.80%) Project Management
11 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.80%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 75 (94.94%) SQL
2 33 (41.77%) T-SQL
3 29 (36.71%) C#
4 26 (32.91%) JavaScript
5 19 (24.05%) PHP
6 14 (17.72%) VBA
7 10 (12.66%) VB.NET
8 5 (6.33%) C++
9 4 (5.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) QA
2 3 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.80%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.39%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Sun
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
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