The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 101 115
Rank change year-on-year -55 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 718 1305 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.12% 3.08% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 3.20% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 665 1151 1056
Median salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,300
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +5 154 £60,000 +12.14% 16
Uxbridge +9 12 £40,000 -
Canary Wharf - 9 £48,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +12 6 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Teddington - 6 £39,000 -
Brentford - 4 £52,500 -
Harrow +10 3 £48,500 -3.00%
Beckenham +3 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
New Malden - 3 £32,500 -
Croydon +4 2 £53,750 +2.38% 2
Hammersmith - 2 £48,750 -
Twickenham -2 1 £37,500 +5.31%
Westminster -11 1 £70,000 +64.70%
West End of London - 1 - - 1
Northwood - 1 £40,000 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 1359 (91.02%) SQL
2 1065 (71.33%) SQL Server
3 711 (47.62%) C#
4 693 (46.42%) Finance
5 649 (43.47%) .NET
6 516 (34.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 485 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
8 482 (32.28%) T-SQL
9 417 (27.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 392 (26.26%) Banking
11 387 (25.92%) Microsoft
12 361 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
13 355 (23.78%) JavaScript
14 316 (21.17%) ETL
15 313 (20.96%) Data Warehouse
16 309 (20.70%) HTML
17 306 (20.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 297 (19.89%) ASP.NET
19 256 (17.15%) MVC
20 241 (16.14%) Java
21 211 (14.13%) CSS
22 197 (13.19%) Degree
23 192 (12.86%) MS Excel
24 182 (12.19%) SQL Server 2008
25 174 (11.65%) AngularJS
26 169 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
27 163 (10.92%) TDD
28 161 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
29 159 (10.65%) Computer Science
30 144 (9.65%) Relational Database

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 71 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 34 (2.28%) SharePoint 2013
3 32 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
4 30 (2.01%) IIS
5 29 (1.94%) WebSphere
6 25 (1.67%) Apache Spark
6 25 (1.67%) Confluence
7 21 (1.41%) Apache
8 18 (1.21%) MQSeries
9 14 (0.94%) CMS
9 14 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.60%) Drupal
11 7 (0.47%) Sitefinity
12 6 (0.40%) Jetty
12 6 (0.40%) SAS
13 5 (0.33%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.33%) WordPress
14 4 (0.27%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.27%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 192 (12.86%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.81%) MS Office
3 4 (0.27%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.20%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.60%) Markit EDM
2 8 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 8 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.20%) Eagle PACE
3 3 (0.20%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.13%) Eze OMS
4 2 (0.13%) Investran
4 2 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (0.13%) StreamServe
4 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.067%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.067%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 76 (5.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (1.67%) SaaS
4 15 (1.00%) GitHub
5 7 (0.47%) Office 365
6 6 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.20%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.20%) Trello
8 1 (0.067%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.067%) Boomi
8 1 (0.067%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.067%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.61%) Intranet
2 19 (1.27%) HTTP
3 5 (0.33%) FTP
3 5 (0.33%) Internet
4 4 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (0.20%) SSL
6 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.067%) LDAP
7 1 (0.067%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.067%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1065 (71.33%) SQL Server
2 516 (34.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 417 (27.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 313 (20.96%) Data Warehouse
5 306 (20.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 182 (12.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 169 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 144 (9.65%) Relational Database
9 103 (6.90%) Big Data
10 102 (6.83%) SQL Server 2014
11 87 (5.83%) Power BI
12 69 (4.62%) NoSQL
13 65 (4.35%) MySQL
14 60 (4.02%) RDBMS
15 52 (3.48%) QlikView
16 43 (2.88%) Hadoop
16 43 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
17 41 (2.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 35 (2.34%) OLAP
19 29 (1.94%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (5.29%) Subversion
2 73 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 62 (4.15%) Visual Studio
4 61 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (3.75%) JIRA
6 49 (3.28%) Jenkins
7 40 (2.68%) Maven
8 33 (2.21%) NUnit
9 24 (1.61%) MSTest
10 21 (1.41%) JUnit
10 21 (1.41%) TeamCity
11 16 (1.07%) Protractor
11 16 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 11 (0.74%) FitNesse
13 10 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
14 9 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (0.60%) Codeship
14 9 (0.60%) Eclipse
14 9 (0.60%) Gradle
14 9 (0.60%) Mockito
General
1 693 (46.42%) Finance
2 392 (26.26%) Banking
3 114 (7.64%) Investment Banking
4 74 (4.96%) Back Office
5 45 (3.01%) Front Office
5 45 (3.01%) Marketing
6 43 (2.88%) Legal
7 37 (2.48%) Retail
8 35 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 32 (2.14%) Financial Institution
10 16 (1.07%) Advertising
10 16 (1.07%) Law
11 14 (0.94%) Games
12 12 (0.80%) Publishing
13 9 (0.60%) Private Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.33%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 4 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 649 (43.47%) .NET
2 309 (20.70%) HTML
3 297 (19.89%) ASP.NET
4 211 (14.13%) CSS
5 174 (11.65%) AngularJS
6 161 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 143 (9.58%) WPF
8 141 (9.44%) WCF
9 136 (9.11%) .NET Framework
10 126 (8.44%) XML
11 106 (7.10%) ASP.NET Web API
12 104 (6.97%) HTML5
13 103 (6.90%) Web Services
14 91 (6.10%) jQuery
15 86 (5.76%) Entity Framework
16 64 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 62 (4.15%) REST
18 57 (3.82%) MDX
19 56 (3.75%) FIX Protocol
19 56 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 159 (10.65%) Computer Science
2 92 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 66 (4.42%) Hedge funds
4 50 (3.35%) Fintech
5 39 (2.61%) SWIFT
6 38 (2.55%) Fixed Income
7 35 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.21%) Client/Server
9 32 (2.14%) Algorithms
9 32 (2.14%) Equities
9 32 (2.14%) Replication
10 30 (2.01%) Tandem
11 29 (1.94%) Data Structures
12 24 (1.61%) Management Information System
13 18 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.07%) Derivative
15 14 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
15 14 (0.94%) Credit Risk
15 14 (0.94%) Graphic Design
16 12 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 91 (6.10%) Windows
2 48 (3.22%) Linux
3 29 (1.94%) Unix
4 27 (1.81%) Android
5 26 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.07%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.067%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.067%) Debian
10 1 (0.067%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (32.48%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (24.18%) Business Intelligence
3 316 (21.17%) ETL
4 256 (17.15%) MVC
5 163 (10.92%) TDD
6 142 (9.51%) OO
7 131 (8.77%) Scrum
7 131 (8.77%) Software Engineering
8 124 (8.31%) Web Development
9 119 (7.97%) Analytics
10 107 (7.17%) Unit Testing
11 98 (6.56%) Multithreading
12 95 (6.36%) SDLC
13 90 (6.03%) Mathematics
14 87 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
15 83 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
16 78 (5.22%) Asset Management
17 63 (4.22%) E-Commerce
17 63 (4.22%) OOP
18 58 (3.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1359 (91.02%) SQL
2 711 (47.62%) C#
3 482 (32.28%) T-SQL
4 355 (23.78%) JavaScript
5 241 (16.14%) Java
6 102 (6.83%) Python
7 77 (5.16%) VBA
8 74 (4.96%) PL/SQL
9 48 (3.22%) PowerShell
10 41 (2.75%) C++
10 41 (2.75%) VB.NET
11 39 (2.61%) PHP
12 27 (1.81%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 27 (1.81%) VB
13 26 (1.74%) Scala
14 16 (1.07%) Perl
15 15 (1.00%) Shell Script
16 14 (0.94%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 11 (0.74%) R
18 10 (0.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 197 (13.19%) Degree
2 31 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (0.74%) MCTS
4 8 (0.54%) PhD
5 5 (0.33%) MCP
6 3 (0.20%) MCITP
6 3 (0.20%) MCPD
6 3 (0.20%) MCSD
7 2 (0.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.067%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (2.75%) QA
2 15 (1.00%) MiFID
3 14 (0.94%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.60%) SLA
5 4 (0.27%) EMIR
5 4 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.067%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.067%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.20%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (2.55%) Control-M
2 10 (0.67%) Ansible
3 4 (0.27%) Perfmon
4 2 (0.13%) Kibana
4 2 (0.13%) logstash
4 2 (0.13%) Puppet
5 1 (0.067%) Grafana
5 1 (0.067%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.067%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 387 (25.92%) Microsoft
2 122 (8.17%) Oracle
3 103 (6.90%) Tableau
4 47 (3.15%) Cognos
5 37 (2.48%) Sybase
6 30 (2.01%) Bloomberg
7 24 (1.61%) IBM
8 19 (1.27%) RedGate
9 14 (0.94%) Informatica
10 12 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (0.74%) DevExpress
12 10 (0.67%) Talend
13 7 (0.47%) Alteryx
13 7 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (0.40%) GoldenSource
14 6 (0.40%) Google
14 6 (0.40%) Vertica
14 6 (0.40%) Xamarin
15 5 (0.33%) Apigee
16 4 (0.27%) MuleSoft
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum To £45k basic
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Give-A-Grad-A-Go Ltd
Salary: £22k - 25k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Data Idols
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JCW Search Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Intec Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Ease IT
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HFG
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Equity Options
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Beneifts
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £85k to £110k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago