The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 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
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 116 90
Rank change year-on-year -58 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 710 1074 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.93% 2.68% 3.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 2.79% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 613 980 1272
Median salary £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in London

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in London

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in London

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 SQL Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 115 £55,000 +1.85% 24
Hammersmith -17 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Surbiton - 5 - -
Chiswick -13 4 £70,000 +27.27%
Kingston Upon Thames +14 3 £55,000 +10.00%
Uxbridge -15 3 £40,000 -9.09%
Mayfair - 3 £100,000 -
West End of London - 3 £50,000 - 2
Greenford - 2 - -
Ealing - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 £45,000 -
Harrow - 1 £27,500 -
Moorgate - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 London region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 1311 (92.19%) SQL
2 1054 (74.12%) SQL Server
3 673 (47.33%) C#
4 616 (43.32%) .NET
4 616 (43.32%) Finance
5 524 (36.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 509 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
7 508 (35.72%) T-SQL
8 452 (31.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 423 (29.75%) Microsoft
10 362 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
11 361 (25.39%) Data Warehouse
12 337 (23.70%) ETL
13 327 (23.00%) JavaScript
14 312 (21.94%) ASP.NET
15 310 (21.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 309 (21.73%) Banking
17 278 (19.55%) HTML
18 276 (19.41%) MVC
19 211 (14.84%) CSS
20 183 (12.87%) Java
21 178 (12.52%) SQL Server 2012
22 174 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
23 171 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC
24 169 (11.88%) AngularJS
25 168 (11.81%) TDD
26 167 (11.74%) Scrum
27 146 (10.27%) Degree
28 141 (9.92%) Relational Database
29 140 (9.85%) .NET Framework

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 69 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 47 (3.31%) CMS
3 29 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (1.90%) IIS
4 27 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 21 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.13%) Umbraco
6 16 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 15 (1.05%) MQSeries
8 14 (0.98%) Apache
9 13 (0.91%) Alfresco
10 12 (0.84%) Apache Spark
10 12 (0.84%) WordPress
11 10 (0.70%) Confluence
11 10 (0.70%) Drupal
12 9 (0.63%) MS Exchange
13 8 (0.56%) SAS
14 7 (0.49%) Kentico
15 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
15 6 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 99 (6.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.25%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.34%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (0.49%) Cognos TM1
4 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.35%) Summit
5 4 (0.28%) Investran
6 3 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
6 3 (0.21%) Magento
6 3 (0.21%) MetaTrader
6 3 (0.21%) Pega PRPC
7 2 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.14%) OpenText MBPM
7 2 (0.14%) StreamServe
8 1 (0.070%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
8 1 (0.070%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 121 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (4.99%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.34%) SaaS
4 10 (0.70%) Office 365
5 8 (0.56%) GitHub
5 8 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.21%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon Glacier
8 2 (0.14%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.14%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.14%) Trello
9 1 (0.070%) Boomi
9 1 (0.070%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.070%) PaaS
9 1 (0.070%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.18%) Intranet
2 18 (1.27%) Internet
3 8 (0.56%) FTP
4 4 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.14%) Firewall
5 2 (0.14%) SSL
5 2 (0.14%) VPN
6 1 (0.070%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1054 (74.12%) SQL Server
2 524 (36.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 452 (31.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 361 (25.39%) Data Warehouse
5 310 (21.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 178 (12.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 174 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 141 (9.92%) Relational Database
9 129 (9.07%) SQL Server 2014
10 121 (8.51%) Big Data
11 84 (5.91%) Power BI
12 75 (5.27%) NoSQL
13 64 (4.50%) MySQL
14 61 (4.29%) SQL Server 2016
15 55 (3.87%) OLAP
16 51 (3.59%) MongoDB
17 49 (3.45%) Hadoop
18 47 (3.31%) Oracle Database
19 46 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 41 (2.88%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 106 (7.45%) Visual Studio
2 81 (5.70%) Subversion
3 68 (4.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 38 (2.67%) JIRA
6 36 (2.53%) Jenkins
7 32 (2.25%) NUnit
8 28 (1.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 23 (1.62%) TeamCity
10 15 (1.05%) MSTest
10 15 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
11 14 (0.98%) Maven
12 13 (0.91%) Protractor
13 12 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
14 11 (0.77%) JUnit
14 11 (0.77%) Mercurial
15 10 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (0.70%) gulp
15 10 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 9 (0.63%) Grunt
General
1 616 (43.32%) Finance
2 309 (21.73%) Banking
3 118 (8.30%) Investment Banking
4 67 (4.71%) Back Office
5 55 (3.87%) Financial Institution
6 44 (3.09%) Front Office
7 43 (3.02%) Marketing
8 40 (2.81%) Legal
9 32 (2.25%) Retail
10 18 (1.27%) Law
11 14 (0.98%) Advertising
12 10 (0.70%) Private Banking
13 9 (0.63%) Telecoms
14 8 (0.56%) Publishing
15 6 (0.42%) Billing
16 5 (0.35%) Digital Economy
16 5 (0.35%) Games
16 5 (0.35%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
18 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 616 (43.32%) .NET
2 312 (21.94%) ASP.NET
3 278 (19.55%) HTML
4 211 (14.84%) CSS
5 171 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 169 (11.88%) AngularJS
7 140 (9.85%) .NET Framework
8 126 (8.86%) Web Services
9 111 (7.81%) XML
10 110 (7.74%) WCF
11 109 (7.67%) jQuery
12 105 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 84 (5.91%) WPF
14 74 (5.20%) Entity Framework
15 67 (4.71%) Ajax
15 67 (4.71%) MDX
16 66 (4.64%) RESTful
17 62 (4.36%) HTML5
18 48 (3.38%) NHibernate
19 40 (2.81%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.17%) Computer Science
2 85 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (3.66%) Equities
3 52 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 50 (3.52%) Fintech
5 41 (2.88%) Fixed Income
6 38 (2.67%) Hedge funds
7 33 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 33 (2.32%) Tandem
8 27 (1.90%) Replication
9 23 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 21 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 21 (1.48%) User Experience
11 20 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 19 (1.34%) Derivative
13 18 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 18 (1.27%) SWIFT
14 14 (0.98%) Algorithms
15 13 (0.91%) Credit Risk
16 9 (0.63%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 86 (6.05%) Windows
2 43 (3.02%) Linux
3 25 (1.76%) Android
4 20 (1.41%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.34%) Unix
6 15 (1.05%) Windows Server
6 15 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.28%) Debian
10 3 (0.21%) CentOS
11 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.070%) HPUX
12 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (35.79%) Agile Software Development
2 362 (25.46%) Business Intelligence
3 337 (23.70%) ETL
4 276 (19.41%) MVC
5 168 (11.81%) TDD
6 167 (11.74%) Scrum
7 136 (9.56%) Analytics
8 128 (9.00%) OO
9 109 (7.67%) Unit Testing
10 102 (7.17%) Web Development
11 89 (6.26%) Software Engineering
12 86 (6.05%) Asset Management
12 86 (6.05%) Kimball Methodology
13 85 (5.98%) Continuous Integration
14 83 (5.84%) Mentoring
15 77 (5.41%) SDLC
16 75 (5.27%) Performance Tuning
17 69 (4.85%) Visualisation
18 66 (4.64%) Test Automation
19 61 (4.29%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1311 (92.19%) SQL
2 673 (47.33%) C#
3 508 (35.72%) T-SQL
4 327 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 183 (12.87%) Java
6 89 (6.26%) VBA
7 73 (5.13%) PL/SQL
8 70 (4.92%) Python
9 55 (3.87%) PowerShell
10 51 (3.59%) PHP
11 50 (3.52%) VB.NET
12 40 (2.81%) VB
13 31 (2.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 23 (1.62%) C++
15 19 (1.34%) R
16 18 (1.27%) Perl
17 17 (1.20%) C
18 13 (0.91%) Shell Script
19 12 (0.84%) Scala
20 9 (0.63%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 146 (10.27%) Degree
2 51 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
5 8 (0.56%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.35%) AWS Certification
6 5 (0.35%) MCTS
7 4 (0.28%) MCP
8 3 (0.21%) MCITP
8 3 (0.21%) MCPD
8 3 (0.21%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.14%) MCSD
9 2 (0.14%) RHCE
9 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.070%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.070%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.070%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.38%) QA
2 38 (2.67%) Data Quality
3 12 (0.84%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.84%) SEPA
4 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.21%) MiFID
6 2 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 9 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.21%) iptables
4 2 (0.14%) Docker
5 1 (0.070%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 31 (2.18%) Control-M
2 12 (0.84%) Opsview
3 9 (0.63%) Puppet
4 5 (0.35%) Ansible
5 3 (0.21%) SELinux
6 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.070%) Grafana
7 1 (0.070%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 423 (29.75%) Microsoft
2 130 (9.14%) Oracle
3 75 (5.27%) Tableau
4 42 (2.95%) Cognos
5 39 (2.74%) Bloomberg
6 30 (2.11%) IBM
6 30 (2.11%) Sybase
7 22 (1.55%) Sitecore
8 21 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (1.41%) Alteryx
10 19 (1.34%) RedGate
11 15 (1.05%) Talend
12 13 (0.91%) Splunk
13 12 (0.84%) Informatica
13 12 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
14 10 (0.70%) iManage
15 9 (0.63%) Anaplan
16 8 (0.56%) Google
17 7 (0.49%) DevExpress
17 7 (0.49%) Xamarin
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