The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

SQL Developer
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 15 36 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.36% 9.97% 7.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.49% 10.06% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 36 33
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -23.91%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 273 358 435
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 97.50% 99.17% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 254 298 378
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.29% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Leicester

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Leicester

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Leicester over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Leicester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 33 (78.57%) MVC
2 33 (78.57%) .NET
3 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
4 29 (69.05%) C#
5 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
6 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
8 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 14 (33.33%) Xamarin
8 14 (33.33%) Mobile App
8 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (21.43%) CSS
11 8 (19.05%) HTML
11 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
13 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
13 6 (14.29%) Degree
13 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
14 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
15 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
15 4 (9.52%) XML
15 4 (9.52%) OO

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (26.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.38%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (78.57%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 22 (52.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 9 (21.43%) CSS
6 8 (19.05%) HTML
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.52%) Django
8 4 (9.52%) XML
9 3 (7.14%) JSON
9 3 (7.14%) WinForms
10 2 (4.76%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (4.76%) jQuery
10 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (78.57%) MVC
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.52%) OO
4 4 (9.52%) SDLC
4 4 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (4.76%) API Development
5 2 (4.76%) API Integration
5 2 (4.76%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.76%) Line Management
5 2 (4.76%) Migration
5 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.38%) ETL
6 1 (2.38%) Logistics
6 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 29 (69.05%) C#
3 14 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.52%) Python
4 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 14 (33.33%) Xamarin