Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 158 150
Rank change year-on-year -46 -8 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 23 75 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 1.39% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.42% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 21 62 123
Leeds median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £59,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.41% -2.35%

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 4836 5292 6775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.07% 98.04% 97.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4089 4563 5453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

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
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
6 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
6 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (39.13%) WCF
6 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (34.78%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
7 8 (34.78%) SQL
7 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
9 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) OOP
9 6 (26.09%) OO
10 5 (21.74%) Degree
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Server 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (4.35%) Big Data
8 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) Bugzilla
3 4 (17.39%) FogBugz
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) JIRA
3 4 (17.39%) NUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 4 (17.39%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) .NET
2 10 (43.48%) ASP.NET
3 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (39.13%) WCF
4 8 (34.78%) .NET Framework
5 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) jQuery
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (17.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (17.39%) Web Services
7 4 (17.39%) WinForms
8 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET
8 2 (8.70%) React
8 2 (8.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) BBC
1 4 (17.39%) Social Media
2 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (34.78%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
3 6 (26.09%) OO
3 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 5 (21.74%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
5 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) API Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (8.70%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.70%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.35%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
3 8 (34.78%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Apple
1 4 (17.39%) Facebook
1 4 (17.39%) Google
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Sony
1 4 (17.39%) Yahoo!
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle