The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 79 87
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 6 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.90% 1.06% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.08% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 14
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +103.70%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 655 926 1050
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.05% 98.20% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 567 817 933
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% +12.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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
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 3 months to 23 June 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
Tunbridge Wells -4 1 £45,000 -18.18%
SQL Server Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
6 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (30.77%) C#
7 4 (30.77%) SQL CLR
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (23.08%) SDLC
8 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
8 3 (23.08%) iPad
8 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (23.08%) MVC
8 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (23.08%) Project Management
9 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
9 2 (15.38%) PHP
9 2 (15.38%) VBA
9 2 (15.38%) MySQL

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 2 (15.38%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL CLR
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) MySQL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
3 2 (15.38%) ADO
3 2 (15.38%) Ajax
3 2 (15.38%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (23.08%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Process Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) SDLC
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) PHP
5 2 (15.38%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft