Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 36 32
Rank change year-on-year -24 -4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 22 42 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.47% 6.16% 7.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 6.29% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 55
Leicester median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £37,500 £27,650 £32,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £57,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% +4.29% -17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 617 668 676
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.32% 97.95% 99.41%
Number of salaries quoted 569 610 558
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £59,125
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £38,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.92% -4.69% -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

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 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Leicester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 21 (95.45%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
2 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
3 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (77.27%) CSS
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
3 17 (77.27%) MVC
3 17 (77.27%) HTML
4 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
5 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
7 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
7 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
7 12 (54.55%) C++
7 12 (54.55%) OO
7 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (40.91%) Data Science
8 9 (40.91%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (40.91%) NUnit
8 9 (40.91%) WCF
8 9 (40.91%) WPF
8 9 (40.91%) WF
8 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
8 9 (40.91%) LINQ
8 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
8 9 (40.91%) RESTful

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:

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MSTest
1 9 (40.91%) NUnit
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Retail
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
1 21 (95.45%) ASP.NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET MVC
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) jQuery
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (40.91%) LINQ
4 9 (40.91%) RESTful
4 9 (40.91%) Silverlight
4 9 (40.91%) SOAP
4 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 9 (40.91%) Web Services
4 9 (40.91%) WF
4 9 (40.91%) WinForms
4 9 (40.91%) WPF
4 9 (40.91%) XML
4 9 (40.91%) XSLT
5 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
5 5 (22.73%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) MVC
2 16 (72.73%) Software Engineering
3 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (54.55%) OO
5 9 (40.91%) Artificial Intelligence
5 9 (40.91%) Data Science
5 9 (40.91%) Machine Learning
5 9 (40.91%) MVVM
5 9 (40.91%) UML
5 9 (40.91%) Use Case
6 5 (22.73%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) High Availability
6 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Web Design
6 5 (22.73%) Web Development
7 4 (18.18%) WFM
8 1 (4.55%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) C++
3 12 (54.55%) PL/SQL
3 12 (54.55%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (4.55%) Remedy
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau