Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior SQL Developer
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 641 648
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 209 202 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 187 176 221
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,125 £46,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70913 71825 85553
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 55797 62046 72615
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in London

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in London

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL Developer in London

Senior SQL Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +20 85 £57,500 -22.03% 3
West London +13 13 £61,250 +28.95%
South London +10 4 £67,500 +35.00%
East London +3 1 £50,000 -20.00% 1
Senior SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 London region featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 200 (95.69%) SQL
2 156 (74.64%) SQL Server
3 112 (53.59%) C#
4 110 (52.63%) .NET
5 91 (43.54%) Finance
6 79 (37.80%) T-SQL
7 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
8 68 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (30.62%) HTML
10 62 (29.67%) ASP.NET
11 61 (29.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 59 (28.23%) Banking
12 59 (28.23%) MVC
13 56 (26.79%) XML
14 53 (25.36%) Microsoft
14 53 (25.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 51 (24.40%) Relational Database
16 48 (22.97%) Java
17 45 (21.53%) Windows
18 42 (20.10%) jQuery
19 41 (19.62%) CSS
20 40 (19.14%) Scrum
21 39 (18.66%) Degree
22 37 (17.70%) AngularJS
23 35 (16.75%) RDBMS
24 34 (16.27%) TDD
25 32 (15.31%) Linux
25 32 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012
26 31 (14.83%) WCF
27 30 (14.35%) Visual Studio

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 10 (4.78%) IIS
2 9 (4.31%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.87%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.91%) nginx
5 2 (0.96%) CMS
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) Confluence
6 1 (0.48%) Mule
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.48%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) FastStats
2 2 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.44%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.96%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.96%) npm
5 2 (0.96%) SaaS
6 1 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.44%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (74.64%) SQL Server
2 61 (29.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (25.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 51 (24.40%) Relational Database
5 35 (16.75%) RDBMS
6 32 (15.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 18 (8.61%) Crystal Reports
8 18 (8.61%) MySQL
9 17 (8.13%) BusinessObjects
9 17 (8.13%) Oracle Database
10 14 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (3.35%) Sybase ASE
14 6 (2.87%) Big Data
14 6 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
15 5 (2.39%) MongoDB
15 5 (2.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 30 (14.35%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (5.74%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.78%) ClearCase
4 10 (4.78%) NUnit
5 8 (3.83%) JIRA
5 8 (3.83%) Subversion
6 6 (2.87%) CruiseControl
6 6 (2.87%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (2.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (2.39%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.39%) Grunt
7 5 (2.39%) gulp
7 5 (2.39%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.39%) webpack
8 4 (1.91%) Bower
8 4 (1.91%) Moq
8 4 (1.91%) MSTest
8 4 (1.91%) PHPUnit
8 4 (1.91%) Vagrant
General
1 91 (43.54%) Finance
2 59 (28.23%) Banking
3 11 (5.26%) Marketing
4 10 (4.78%) Back Office
5 7 (3.35%) Electronics
5 7 (3.35%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.91%) Front Office
7 4 (1.91%) Games
7 4 (1.91%) Legal
7 4 (1.91%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.44%) Retail
9 2 (0.96%) Publishing
9 2 (0.96%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.48%) Advertising
10 1 (0.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (52.63%) .NET
2 64 (30.62%) HTML
3 62 (29.67%) ASP.NET
4 56 (26.79%) XML
5 42 (20.10%) jQuery
6 41 (19.62%) CSS
7 37 (17.70%) AngularJS
8 31 (14.83%) WCF
9 30 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 29 (13.88%) .NET Framework
11 24 (11.48%) Web Services
12 22 (10.53%) HTML5
13 21 (10.05%) REST
14 19 (9.09%) CSS3
15 16 (7.66%) React
16 15 (7.18%) JSON
17 12 (5.74%) ADO.NET
17 12 (5.74%) SOAP
18 11 (5.26%) Ajax
18 11 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.96%) Fintech
2 21 (10.05%) Computer Science
3 19 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (7.66%) Management Information System
5 11 (5.26%) SWIFT
6 9 (4.31%) User Experience
7 8 (3.83%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.39%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.91%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.96%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.96%) Equities
11 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.96%) Online Gambling
12 1 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.53%) Windows
2 32 (15.31%) Linux
3 23 (11.00%) Unix
4 10 (4.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (4.78%) Solaris
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.48%) Android
6 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.54%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (28.23%) MVC
3 40 (19.14%) Scrum
4 34 (16.27%) TDD
5 29 (13.88%) ETL
6 26 (12.44%) OO
7 25 (11.96%) Low Latency
7 25 (11.96%) Mentoring
8 22 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 18 (8.61%) Forensic Accounting
11 17 (8.13%) High Availability
11 17 (8.13%) Investment Management
12 16 (7.66%) Acceptance Criteria
12 16 (7.66%) SOLID
13 15 (7.18%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.70%) ITIL
14 14 (6.70%) Requirements Analysis
14 14 (6.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 200 (95.69%) SQL
2 112 (53.59%) C#
3 79 (37.80%) T-SQL
4 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
5 48 (22.97%) Java
6 29 (13.88%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.13%) Python
8 16 (7.66%) Shell Script
9 15 (7.18%) VB
10 7 (3.35%) ES6
11 6 (2.87%) VBA
12 5 (2.39%) PHP
13 4 (1.91%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.96%) C
14 2 (0.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.48%) F#
15 1 (0.48%) PHP 7
15 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 39 (18.66%) Degree
2 12 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.70%) PCI DSS
1 14 (6.70%) SEPA
2 7 (3.35%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.87%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (6.70%) Opsview
2 4 (1.91%) Puppet
3 3 (1.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (25.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.48%) Oracle
3 22 (10.53%) Sybase
4 12 (5.74%) Splunk
5 5 (2.39%) Cognos
5 5 (2.39%) Google
6 4 (1.91%) SAP
7 3 (1.44%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (0.96%) IBM
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe
9 1 (0.48%) Informatica
9 1 (0.48%) Murex
9 1 (0.48%) Perforce
9 1 (0.48%) Tableau
9 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.48%) Zend