The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior SQL Developer
Rank 152 151 146
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 6 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.23% 0.76% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.78% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 39
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £49,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2499 3190 3621
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.35% 96.70% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2203 2616 2918
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in Leeds

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in Leeds

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Leeds region featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
4 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (41.67%) .NET
8 10 (41.67%) C#
9 9 (37.50%) Scrum
9 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
10 8 (33.33%) High Availability
10 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 6 (25.00%) MVC
12 5 (20.83%) ETL
12 5 (20.83%) Web Services
12 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
12 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
13 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
13 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
13 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (12.50%) TDD
14 3 (12.50%) Java
14 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
14 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
15 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (45.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MSTest
1 2 (8.33%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) .NET
2 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.83%) Web Services
4 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (8.33%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) LINQ
5 2 (8.33%) RESTful
5 2 (8.33%) WCF
5 2 (8.33%) WF
5 2 (8.33%) WPF
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) High Availability
4 6 (25.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) BDD
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) OO
7 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.17%) Analytics
8 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
8 1 (4.17%) ETL Development
8 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 17 (70.83%) T-SQL
3 10 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) C++
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft