Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

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

SQL Developer
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 120 48
Rank change year-on-year -18 -72 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 87 122 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.82% 2.40% 5.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.47% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 79 119 287
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,250 £28,550
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,750 £57,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +4.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,651 4,949 6,182
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 97.38% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,933 4,269 5,080
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £26,250 £26,723
90th Percentile £64,950 £62,500 £61,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leeds region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 75 (86.21%) SQL
2 58 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 46 (52.87%) .NET
4 44 (50.57%) C#
4 44 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (35.63%) T-SQL
6 28 (32.18%) MVC
7 25 (28.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
9 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
10 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 19 (21.84%) .NET Framework
11 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
12 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (19.54%) Visual Studio
12 17 (19.54%) Oracle
13 15 (17.24%) Entity Framework
14 14 (16.09%) ETL
15 13 (14.94%) Data Modelling
15 13 (14.94%) PL/SQL
15 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (14.94%) Finance
15 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (14.94%) SDLC
16 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
16 12 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
16 12 (13.79%) WCF
17 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
17 11 (12.64%) TDD
17 11 (12.64%) Pair Programming

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 3 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (22.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.45%) MySQL
7 3 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.45%) Snowflake Schema
7 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.30%) Power BI
8 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.15%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.15%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 17 (19.54%) Visual Studio
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle APEX
3 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.90%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.30%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.15%) JIRA
6 1 (1.15%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.15%) Subversion
6 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (14.94%) Finance
2 8 (9.20%) Marketing
3 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.87%) .NET
2 19 (21.84%) .NET Framework
2 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET
3 17 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (17.24%) Entity Framework
5 12 (13.79%) WCF
6 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (9.20%) REST
8 7 (8.05%) AngularJS
9 6 (6.90%) WPF
10 5 (5.75%) CSS
10 5 (5.75%) HTML
11 4 (4.60%) Web Services
12 3 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (2.30%) jQuery
13 2 (2.30%) Symfony
14 1 (1.15%) OAuth
14 1 (1.15%) React
14 1 (1.15%) SAML
14 1 (1.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.90%) NHS
3 4 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.45%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.15%) Social Media
6 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (50.57%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.18%) MVC
3 14 (16.09%) ETL
4 13 (14.94%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.94%) Data Modelling
4 13 (14.94%) SDLC
5 12 (13.79%) Unit Testing
6 11 (12.64%) Pair Programming
6 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
6 11 (12.64%) TDD
7 10 (11.49%) BDD
7 10 (11.49%) Domain-Driven Design
8 7 (8.05%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.90%) API Integration
9 6 (6.90%) Coaching
9 6 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (5.75%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (5.75%) Visualisation
11 4 (4.60%) Analytics
11 4 (4.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 75 (86.21%) SQL
2 44 (50.57%) C#
3 31 (35.63%) T-SQL
4 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
5 13 (14.94%) PL/SQL
6 4 (4.60%) VB
7 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) Java
8 2 (2.30%) PHP
8 2 (2.30%) VB6
9 1 (1.15%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.15%) Delphi
9 1 (1.15%) Python
9 1 (1.15%) R
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.15%) GDPR
1 1 (1.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.54%) Oracle
3 3 (3.45%) Tableau
4 2 (2.30%) Talend
5 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.15%) SAP
5 1 (1.15%) Xamarin