Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 82 34
Rank change year-on-year +4 -48 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 29 46 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.28% 2.81% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 2.87% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 26 43 118
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,800 £23,013
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,800 £51,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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 1,250 1,602 2,058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.12% 97.74% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,061 1,352 1,858
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 10 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Dartford +7 9 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Folkestone +1 2 - -
SQL Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 24 (82.76%) SQL
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 15 (51.72%) C#
5 14 (48.28%) .NET
6 13 (44.83%) Finance
7 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (34.48%) ETL
8 10 (34.48%) TDD
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
10 7 (24.14%) MVC
10 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (24.14%) Marketing
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (24.14%) SDLC
11 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 6 (20.69%) Fintech
11 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.69%) Wealth Management
11 6 (20.69%) Banking
11 6 (20.69%) Asset Management
11 6 (20.69%) Information Management
11 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (20.69%) JavaScript

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 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Firebase
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (65.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (55.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.45%) MySQL
8 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 7 (24.14%) Marketing
3 6 (20.69%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) CSS
4 4 (13.79%) CSS3
4 4 (13.79%) Entity Framework
4 4 (13.79%) HTML5
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Core
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) WinForms
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Fintech
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Social Network
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (34.48%) ETL
2 10 (34.48%) TDD
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) SDLC
4 6 (20.69%) Asset Management
4 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (20.69%) Information Management
4 6 (20.69%) Wealth Management
5 4 (13.79%) B2B
5 4 (13.79%) Database Optimisation
5 4 (13.79%) Marketing Automation
6 3 (10.34%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.34%) Time Management
7 2 (6.90%) Microservices
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) Android Development
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) T-SQL
3 15 (51.72%) C#
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Facebook
2 4 (13.79%) Unisys
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle