Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 83 53 36
Rank change year-on-year -30 -17 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 11 15 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.68% 2.64% 7.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.68% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 65
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,625 £24,950
90th Percentile £51,250 £52,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,250 £43,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.71% +16.67% +5.63%

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 652 560 798
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.54% 98.59% 99.13%
Number of salaries quoted 493 510 743
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,675 £25,300
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -7.41% +1.25%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
5 5 (45.45%) ETL
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (36.36%) Power BI
7 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
7 3 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) React
7 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) High Availability
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) MDX
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) HTML
7 3 (27.27%) JavaScript

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 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (36.36%) Power BI
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (18.18%) Big Data
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP
5 1 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
1 3 (27.27%) MDX
1 3 (27.27%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Visualisation
3 5 (45.45%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Decision-Making
4 3 (27.27%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (27.27%) High Availability
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Design
4 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management
5 2 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) Python
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) C++
5 1 (9.09%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Birst
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Tableau
3 1 (9.09%) Cognos