The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
Rank 149 104 153
Rank change year-on-year -45 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 13 82 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.50% 2.48% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 2.57% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 60 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 2527 3193 3600
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.34% 96.73% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2227 2616 2889
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%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Leeds

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Leeds region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 42 (91.30%) SQL
3 32 (69.57%) .NET
4 31 (67.39%) C#
5 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) ETL
9 17 (36.96%) T-SQL
10 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
10 16 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (30.43%) Web Services
12 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
13 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (26.09%) MVC
13 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
15 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
16 9 (19.57%) Finance
16 9 (19.57%) RESTful
16 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
16 9 (19.57%) React
17 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
17 8 (17.39%) Data Visualisation

SQL Server 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 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (8.70%) SSDT
7 4 (8.70%) Star Schema
8 3 (6.52%) Data Mart
8 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (4.35%) Apache Hive
9 2 (4.35%) Big Data
9 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
9 2 (4.35%) MySQL
10 1 (2.17%) MOLAP
10 1 (2.17%) OLTP
10 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
10 1 (2.17%) ROLAP
10 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Back Office
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (69.57%) .NET
2 23 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 16 (34.78%) ASP.NET
4 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (30.43%) Web Services
5 11 (23.91%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) React
6 9 (19.57%) RESTful
7 8 (17.39%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) CSS
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.35%) WinForms
11 1 (2.17%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) ETL
3 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (26.09%) MVC
4 10 (21.74%) Data Modelling
5 9 (19.57%) Mentoring
6 8 (17.39%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 7 (15.22%) DevOps
8 5 (10.87%) OOP
8 5 (10.87%) SDLC
9 4 (8.70%) Analytics
9 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (6.52%) BDD
10 3 (6.52%) Data Management
10 3 (6.52%) Inmon Methodology
10 3 (6.52%) Master Data Management
10 3 (6.52%) Pair Programming
10 3 (6.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) SQL
2 31 (67.39%) C#
3 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 17 (36.96%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
1 1 (2.17%) MCSE
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (2.17%) Cognos