The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

SQL Developer
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -66 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 50 173 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.93% 5.23% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 5.41% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 48 146 185
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 2522 3197 3655
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.41% 96.67% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2228 2622 2943
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 £28,500 £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%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Leeds

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Leeds

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Leeds over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Leeds region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 131 (97.04%) SQL
2 113 (83.70%) SQL Server
3 76 (56.30%) T-SQL
4 73 (54.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 68 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (48.15%) C#
7 59 (43.70%) .NET
8 46 (34.07%) Microsoft
9 39 (28.89%) ETL
10 36 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
12 32 (23.70%) JavaScript
12 32 (23.70%) .NET Framework
13 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 29 (21.48%) SQL Server 2012
15 28 (20.74%) Data Modelling
16 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
17 23 (17.04%) SQL Server 2008
18 21 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
18 21 (15.56%) Visualisation
18 21 (15.56%) MVC
19 19 (14.07%) Finance
19 19 (14.07%) Web Services
20 17 (12.59%) Mentoring
21 16 (11.85%) Relational Database
21 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
21 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
22 15 (11.11%) Scrum

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (1.48%) IIS
1 2 (1.48%) WordPress
2 1 (0.74%) CMS
2 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (17.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (83.70%) SQL Server
2 73 (54.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (22.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (21.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (17.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (11.85%) Relational Database
9 14 (10.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (6.67%) Power BI
11 7 (5.19%) SSDT
12 6 (4.44%) MySQL
12 6 (4.44%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (2.96%) Big Data
14 4 (2.96%) PowerPivot
14 4 (2.96%) Star Schema
15 3 (2.22%) Apache Hive
15 3 (2.22%) Data Mart
15 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (5.93%) Visual Studio
2 5 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.48%) MSTest
3 2 (1.48%) NUnit
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (14.07%) Finance
2 4 (2.96%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Back Office
4 1 (0.74%) Law
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.74%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (43.70%) .NET
2 32 (23.70%) .NET Framework
3 27 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (14.07%) Web Services
5 14 (10.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (10.37%) CSS
5 14 (10.37%) HTML
6 13 (9.63%) AngularJS
6 13 (9.63%) jQuery
6 13 (9.63%) RESTful
7 11 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (6.67%) React
9 7 (5.19%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.96%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (2.96%) WCF
11 3 (2.22%) WinForms
12 2 (1.48%) MDX
12 2 (1.48%) WF
12 2 (1.48%) WPF
12 2 (1.48%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.74%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (50.37%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.89%) ETL
3 32 (23.70%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (20.74%) Data Modelling
5 21 (15.56%) Data Visualisation
5 21 (15.56%) MVC
5 21 (15.56%) Visualisation
6 17 (12.59%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.11%) Scrum
8 9 (6.67%) High Availability
8 9 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
9 8 (5.93%) Data Management
9 8 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.93%) OO
10 7 (5.19%) Pair Programming
10 7 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (5.19%) SDLC
10 7 (5.19%) TDD
11 6 (4.44%) DevOps
11 6 (4.44%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (97.04%) SQL
2 76 (56.30%) T-SQL
3 65 (48.15%) C#
4 32 (23.70%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.44%) PHP
6 4 (2.96%) Java
6 4 (2.96%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.22%) Python
7 3 (2.22%) VB
8 2 (1.48%) C++
8 2 (1.48%) Groovy
8 2 (1.48%) Perl
8 2 (1.48%) Ruby
8 2 (1.48%) VBScript
9 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.74%) VB6
9 1 (0.74%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.22%) Degree
3 1 (0.74%) MCSE
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) Data Quality
1 4 (2.96%) SNOMED CT
2 2 (1.48%) QA
Vendors
1 46 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.96%) RedGate
3 3 (2.22%) Splunk
3 3 (2.22%) Tableau
4 2 (1.48%) Oracle
5 1 (0.74%) Cognos
5 1 (0.74%) IBM
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