Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 117 118
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 14 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.06% 0.70% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.72% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 31
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £54,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +44.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,750 £65,000 £50,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -8.89%

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 1289 1677 2185
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.02% 98.24% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1093 1486 1958
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,625 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Kent

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Kent over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Kent

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Kent region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Tunbridge Wells -3 6 £45,000 -25.00%
Dartford - 2 £52,500 -
Folkestone +1 1 - -
Chatham - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Kent region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (57.14%) Finance
6 7 (50.00%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (42.86%) Fintech
7 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
7 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
7 6 (42.86%) C#
7 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) ETL
9 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) MVC
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (14.29%) Banking
9 2 (14.29%) Information Management
9 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (14.29%) SDLC
10 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
10 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 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 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) SQL CLR
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Fintech
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 6 (42.86%) Wealth Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
3 2 (14.29%) Information Management
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) B2B
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Microservices
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) T-SQL
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Unisys