The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 73 75 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 153 112 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.94% 3.36% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 3.44% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 140 107 108
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3763 3254 3594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.78% 97.54% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 2705 2948
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 3 months to 23 March 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 3 months to 23 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
Stockport 0 13 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Bolton -7 8 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Bury - 3 £30,000 -
Salford - 2 £36,250 -
Altrincham -8 1 £32,500 -21.68% 2
SQL Developer
North West

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 249 (96.14%) SQL
2 174 (67.18%) SQL Server
3 124 (47.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 109 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
5 108 (41.70%) T-SQL
6 107 (41.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 101 (39.00%) Data Warehouse
8 99 (38.22%) Business Intelligence
9 94 (36.29%) Microsoft
10 85 (32.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 82 (31.66%) ETL
12 77 (29.73%) JavaScript
13 70 (27.03%) .NET
14 68 (26.25%) C#
15 65 (25.10%) Finance
16 63 (24.32%) MS Excel
17 46 (17.76%) E-Commerce
17 46 (17.76%) iPad
18 45 (17.37%) HTML
19 43 (16.60%) CSS
20 42 (16.22%) Oracle
21 38 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
22 36 (13.90%) Java
23 35 (13.51%) Retail
23 35 (13.51%) Selenium
24 33 (12.74%) jQuery
24 33 (12.74%) Degree
24 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET
25 31 (11.97%) WCF
25 31 (11.97%) Computer Science

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (1.54%) Alfresco
1 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (1.16%) Umbraco
3 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) IIS
4 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 63 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (1.16%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.39%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.39%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.93%) Internet
2 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (67.18%) SQL Server
2 124 (47.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 107 (41.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (39.00%) Data Warehouse
5 85 (32.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (9.27%) SQL Server 2014
8 23 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
10 11 (4.25%) OLAP
11 10 (3.86%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (3.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 7 (2.70%) NoSQL
13 7 (2.70%) Power BI
13 7 (2.70%) Qlik Sense
14 6 (2.32%) MongoDB
14 6 (2.32%) MySQL
15 5 (1.93%) Hadoop
15 5 (1.93%) OLTP
15 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (13.51%) Selenium
2 12 (4.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.86%) NUnit
4 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio
5 7 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.70%) JIRA
6 6 (2.32%) MSTest
6 6 (2.32%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.54%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.16%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.77%) AccuRev
9 2 (0.77%) Moq
9 2 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.77%) Subversion
10 1 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (25.10%) Finance
2 35 (13.51%) Retail
3 22 (8.49%) Legal
4 8 (3.09%) Law
5 7 (2.70%) Marketing
6 5 (1.93%) Back Office
7 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.77%) Advertising
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.39%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (27.03%) .NET
2 45 (17.37%) HTML
3 43 (16.60%) CSS
4 33 (12.74%) ASP.NET
4 33 (12.74%) jQuery
5 31 (11.97%) WCF
6 26 (10.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (9.65%) Spring
8 24 (9.27%) Java EE
8 24 (9.27%) Oracle ADF
9 23 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 20 (7.72%) .NET Framework
11 18 (6.95%) Web Services
12 15 (5.79%) AngularJS
12 15 (5.79%) Entity Framework
13 10 (3.86%) LINQ
14 9 (3.47%) XML
15 8 (3.09%) WF
16 7 (2.70%) RESTful
16 7 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 46 (17.76%) iPad
2 31 (11.97%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.79%) Clustering
4 12 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.70%) Replication
6 4 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.54%) Tandem
7 3 (1.16%) Fintech
8 1 (0.39%) FMCG
8 1 (0.39%) HoloLens
8 1 (0.39%) Online Games
8 1 (0.39%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.27%) Linux
2 11 (4.25%) Windows
3 3 (1.16%) Android
4 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (42.08%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (38.22%) Business Intelligence
3 82 (31.66%) ETL
4 46 (17.76%) E-Commerce
5 28 (10.81%) MVC
6 27 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 27 (10.42%) TDD
7 26 (10.04%) Mathematics
8 24 (9.27%) OOP
8 24 (9.27%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (8.88%) Requirements Analysis
10 21 (8.11%) Web Development
11 18 (6.95%) Data Management
12 13 (5.02%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (4.63%) ERP
14 11 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (4.25%) Data Analysis
14 11 (4.25%) OO
14 11 (4.25%) Scrum
14 11 (4.25%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 249 (96.14%) SQL
2 108 (41.70%) T-SQL
3 77 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 68 (26.25%) C#
5 36 (13.90%) Java
6 15 (5.79%) VBA
7 9 (3.47%) VB.NET
8 8 (3.09%) VB
9 5 (1.93%) PL/SQL
9 5 (1.93%) Ruby
10 4 (1.54%) Python
11 3 (1.16%) PHP
11 3 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.77%) C++
12 2 (0.77%) R
13 1 (0.39%) IronPython
13 1 (0.39%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.39%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.39%) VBScript
13 1 (0.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (12.74%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) HNC
3 2 (0.77%) HND
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.95%) Data Quality
2 8 (3.09%) QA
Vendors
1 94 (36.29%) Microsoft
2 42 (16.22%) Oracle
3 6 (2.32%) Cognos
4 5 (1.93%) Splunk
4 5 (1.93%) Tableau
5 4 (1.54%) Google
5 4 (1.54%) IBM
5 4 (1.54%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.16%) Sage
7 2 (0.77%) Adobe
7 2 (0.77%) Northgate
7 2 (0.77%) SAP
8 1 (0.39%) LexisNexis
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