The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 438 398 295
Rank change year-on-year -40 -103  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 179 261 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.49% 0.65% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.68% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 150 236 423
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,550 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
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 Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in London

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in London

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in London

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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 +14 19 £47,500 +5.55% 7
Surbiton - 5 - -
Uxbridge +6 3 £40,000 -23.80%
West End of London - 3 £50,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +16 2 £57,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £45,000 -
Harrow - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 376 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 262 (69.68%) SQL
3 197 (52.39%) T-SQL
4 196 (52.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 193 (51.33%) .NET
6 190 (50.53%) C#
7 172 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
8 169 (44.95%) Finance
9 161 (42.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 141 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 125 (33.24%) Data Warehouse
12 121 (32.18%) Business Intelligence
13 120 (31.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 105 (27.93%) ETL
15 100 (26.60%) Banking
16 96 (25.53%) ASP.NET
17 94 (25.00%) MVC
18 78 (20.74%) SQL Server 2014
19 60 (15.96%) .NET Framework
19 60 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
20 59 (15.69%) Investment Banking
21 55 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
22 51 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
23 49 (13.03%) Subversion
24 46 (12.23%) Relational Database
25 45 (11.97%) Analytics
26 44 (11.70%) TDD
27 42 (11.17%) Java
27 42 (11.17%) WCF
28 40 (10.64%) Tableau

SQL Server 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 37 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 28 (7.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (6.91%) BizTalk Server
3 26 (6.91%) CMS
4 20 (5.32%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (3.46%) Alfresco
5 13 (3.46%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.86%) Confluence
6 7 (1.86%) IIS
7 6 (1.60%) SAS
8 4 (1.06%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.53%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.27%) Liferay
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 30 (7.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.53%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.53%) MetaTrader
3 1 (0.27%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.33%) Office 365
4 3 (0.80%) SaaS
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.27%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.93%) Internet
2 5 (1.33%) Intranet
3 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 196 (52.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 161 (42.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 125 (33.24%) Data Warehouse
5 120 (31.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 78 (20.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 60 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 51 (13.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 46 (12.23%) Relational Database
10 38 (10.11%) SQL Server 2016
11 35 (9.31%) Power BI
12 31 (8.24%) Big Data
13 23 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (5.32%) QlikView
15 17 (4.52%) RDBMS
16 16 (4.26%) OLAP
17 11 (2.93%) Hadoop
17 11 (2.93%) OLAP Cube
18 10 (2.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 10 (2.66%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 49 (13.03%) Subversion
2 19 (5.05%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (3.46%) Git (software)
5 12 (3.19%) TeamCity
6 9 (2.39%) JIRA
6 9 (2.39%) Mercurial
7 8 (2.13%) TortoiseSVN
8 5 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 1 (0.27%) Bower
11 1 (0.27%) gulp
11 1 (0.27%) Karma Test Runner
11 1 (0.27%) Protractor
11 1 (0.27%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.27%) Selenium
11 1 (0.27%) Sinon.JS
General
1 169 (44.95%) Finance
2 100 (26.60%) Banking
3 59 (15.69%) Investment Banking
4 40 (10.64%) Back Office
5 29 (7.71%) Financial Institution
6 19 (5.05%) Legal
7 16 (4.26%) Front Office
8 12 (3.19%) Retail
9 11 (2.93%) Marketing
10 9 (2.39%) Advertising
11 3 (0.80%) Telecoms
12 2 (0.53%) Games
12 2 (0.53%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.53%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.27%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (51.33%) .NET
2 96 (25.53%) ASP.NET
3 60 (15.96%) .NET Framework
4 55 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 42 (11.17%) WCF
6 40 (10.64%) MDX
7 39 (10.37%) NHibernate
7 39 (10.37%) WPF
8 38 (10.11%) HTML
9 35 (9.31%) RESTful
10 34 (9.04%) Web Services
11 33 (8.78%) AngularJS
12 31 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 30 (7.98%) Ajax
13 30 (7.98%) CSS
14 29 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (6.12%) LINQ
16 22 (5.85%) Entity Framework
17 21 (5.59%) XML
18 18 (4.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.37%) Equities
2 33 (8.78%) Tandem
3 19 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (4.52%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.72%) Fixed Income
6 11 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.66%) Derivative
7 10 (2.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 9 (2.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 8 (2.13%) Fintech
10 5 (1.33%) Replication
11 4 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.06%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.80%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.80%) User Experience
13 2 (0.53%) Clustering
13 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.53%) Spread Betting
14 1 (0.27%) Contract for Difference
14 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.19%) Windows
2 2 (0.53%) Android
3 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.27%) Linux
3 1 (0.27%) Unix
3 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (32.18%) Business Intelligence
3 105 (27.93%) ETL
4 94 (25.00%) MVC
5 45 (11.97%) Analytics
6 44 (11.70%) TDD
7 38 (10.11%) Mentoring
7 38 (10.11%) Scrum
8 37 (9.84%) Web Development
9 32 (8.51%) Unit Testing
10 31 (8.24%) OO
11 29 (7.71%) Fund Management
11 29 (7.71%) Kimball Methodology
12 28 (7.45%) Web Application Development
13 26 (6.91%) Asset Management
14 24 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (5.85%) SDLC
16 21 (5.59%) Change Management
16 21 (5.59%) RAD
17 19 (5.05%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 262 (69.68%) SQL
2 197 (52.39%) T-SQL
3 190 (50.53%) C#
4 42 (11.17%) Java
5 38 (10.11%) JavaScript
6 19 (5.05%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 16 (4.26%) VBA
8 14 (3.72%) Python
9 13 (3.46%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.39%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
10 9 (2.39%) PHP
10 9 (2.39%) PL/SQL
11 8 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 6 (1.60%) C++
12 6 (1.60%) VB
13 5 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.53%) C
14 2 (0.53%) XAML
15 1 (0.27%) VB6
15 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (8.78%) Degree
2 10 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.06%) MCTS
5 3 (0.80%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.80%) MCP
5 3 (0.80%) MCPD
5 3 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.53%) MCITP
7 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.38%) QA
2 13 (3.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 141 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.64%) Tableau
3 30 (7.98%) Cognos
4 23 (6.12%) Bloomberg
5 21 (5.59%) Oracle
6 20 (5.32%) Sitecore
7 13 (3.46%) Alteryx
7 13 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (1.33%) RedGate
10 3 (0.80%) Informatica
10 3 (0.80%) SAP
11 2 (0.53%) Cisco
12 1 (0.27%) Cadence
12 1 (0.27%) Cloudera
12 1 (0.27%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.27%) Marketo
12 1 (0.27%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum Up to £30k per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
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