Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

SQL Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 77 78
Rank change year-on-year -26 +1 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 242 281 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.03% 3.75% 3.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.12% 3.84% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 231 265 235
Manchester median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,194 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £52,500
North West median annual salary £37,750 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -1.95% -1.28% +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7767 7309 7124
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 97.44% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6454 6278 5936
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,835
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Manchester

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Manchester

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Manchester

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Bolton +3 14 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Stockport -5 13 £32,500 -4.41% 2
Salford +4 10 £40,000 -27.27%
Altrincham -5 10 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Oldham +16 5 £37,750 +88.75% 1
Rochdale +23 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Bury +7 1 £35,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 233 (96.28%) SQL
2 159 (65.70%) SQL Server
3 125 (51.65%) T-SQL
4 123 (50.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 119 (49.17%) Business Intelligence
6 114 (47.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 100 (41.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 89 (36.78%) Data Warehouse
9 79 (32.64%) Microsoft
10 78 (32.23%) JavaScript
11 71 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
12 70 (28.93%) .NET
13 65 (26.86%) C#
14 61 (25.21%) ETL
15 55 (22.73%) Finance
16 50 (20.66%) HTML
17 49 (20.25%) SQL Server 2016
18 47 (19.42%) CSS
19 46 (19.01%) SQL Server 2014
20 42 (17.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 38 (15.70%) ASP.NET
22 32 (13.22%) jQuery
22 32 (13.22%) Degree
23 31 (12.81%) MVC
24 30 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
25 28 (11.57%) Mathematics
25 28 (11.57%) Linux
25 28 (11.57%) Oracle
26 27 (11.16%) Java
26 27 (11.16%) Spring

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (2.89%) IIS
2 2 (0.83%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.41%) CMS
3 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (6.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.07%) FileZilla
2 5 (2.07%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.24%) SPSS
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.07%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.13%) Internet
2 5 (2.07%) FTP
2 5 (2.07%) SMTP
3 4 (1.65%) Broadband
3 4 (1.65%) HTTP
4 1 (0.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (65.70%) SQL Server
2 123 (50.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 114 (47.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 100 (41.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 89 (36.78%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (20.25%) SQL Server 2016
7 46 (19.01%) SQL Server 2014
8 42 (17.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 30 (12.40%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (10.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (8.26%) Power BI
12 7 (2.89%) QlikView
13 5 (2.07%) Cognos Analysis Studio
13 5 (2.07%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 5 (2.07%) Cognos Report Studio
13 5 (2.07%) MySQL
13 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
13 5 (2.07%) Roambi
14 4 (1.65%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.65%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (10.74%) Selenium
2 16 (6.61%) MSTest
3 14 (5.79%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.96%) NUnit
5 11 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (2.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.65%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.24%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.83%) JIRA
10 1 (0.41%) GoogleTest
10 1 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
General
1 55 (22.73%) Finance
2 26 (10.74%) Games
3 18 (7.44%) Legal
4 15 (6.20%) Retail
5 8 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.89%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.48%) Marketing
8 5 (2.07%) Electronics
9 4 (1.65%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (28.93%) .NET
2 50 (20.66%) HTML
3 47 (19.42%) CSS
4 38 (15.70%) ASP.NET
5 32 (13.22%) jQuery
6 27 (11.16%) Spring
7 23 (9.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (8.68%) Java EE
8 21 (8.68%) Oracle ADF
8 21 (8.68%) WCF
9 18 (7.44%) Web Services
10 17 (7.02%) WF
11 16 (6.61%) .NET Framework
11 16 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (6.61%) LINQ
12 15 (6.20%) WinForms
12 15 (6.20%) XML
13 13 (5.37%) WPF
14 12 (4.96%) RESTful
14 12 (4.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.33%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.72%) BBC
3 9 (3.72%) Social Media
4 8 (3.31%) iPad
5 6 (2.48%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.65%) Replication
7 2 (0.83%) Robotics
8 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.41%) Clustering
8 1 (0.41%) Fintech
8 1 (0.41%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.57%) Linux
2 17 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (49.17%) Business Intelligence
2 71 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (25.21%) ETL
4 31 (12.81%) MVC
5 28 (11.57%) Mathematics
6 23 (9.50%) Web Development
7 21 (8.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (8.26%) Scrum
9 18 (7.44%) E-Commerce
10 17 (7.02%) Data Analysis
10 17 (7.02%) DevOps
10 17 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (6.61%) OO
11 16 (6.61%) SQL Optimisation
11 16 (6.61%) TDD
12 15 (6.20%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (5.79%) Data Modelling
13 14 (5.79%) Software Engineering
14 12 (4.96%) DSDM
14 12 (4.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 233 (96.28%) SQL
2 125 (51.65%) T-SQL
3 78 (32.23%) JavaScript
4 65 (26.86%) C#
5 27 (11.16%) Java
6 16 (6.61%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.79%) C++
8 12 (4.96%) PHP
8 12 (4.96%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.48%) VBA
9 6 (2.48%) VBScript
10 5 (2.07%) Python
11 3 (1.24%) R
11 3 (1.24%) VB
12 2 (0.83%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.41%) Ruby
13 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (13.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.07%) MCP
4 4 (1.65%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.24%) MCSE
6 2 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.83%) HND
6 2 (0.83%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.31%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.24%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 79 (32.64%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.57%) Oracle
3 15 (6.20%) SAP
4 14 (5.79%) Cognos
4 14 (5.79%) Tableau
5 11 (4.55%) Google
6 9 (3.72%) Apple
6 9 (3.72%) Facebook
6 9 (3.72%) Sony
6 9 (3.72%) Yahoo!
7 5 (2.07%) CyberSource
7 5 (2.07%) PayPal
8 2 (0.83%) Epicor
8 2 (0.83%) iManage
8 2 (0.83%) Netezza
9 1 (0.41%) Adobe
9 1 (0.41%) Northgate
9 1 (0.41%) Snowplow