The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 26 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 160 160
Rank change year-on-year +27 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 82 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.95% 0.61% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 0.62% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 20 25
Median salary £40,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.97% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,250 £33,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 4124 3388 3249
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.86% 98.12% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3531 2916 2705
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Manchester

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Manchester over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Manchester

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 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
Salford - 13 £40,000 - 1
Stockport -13 4 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Altrincham - 4 £32,500 - 1
Rochdale - 3 £50,000 - 1
SQL Server Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Manchester region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 133 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 124 (93.23%) SQL
3 119 (89.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 104 (78.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 103 (77.44%) Business Intelligence
6 100 (75.19%) T-SQL
7 95 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
8 90 (67.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (57.89%) Finance
10 74 (55.64%) Microsoft
11 73 (54.89%) ETL
12 47 (35.34%) E-Commerce
12 47 (35.34%) Retail
13 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 30 (22.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 29 (21.80%) SQL Server 2016
15 26 (19.55%) Data Management
15 26 (19.55%) Data Quality
16 24 (18.05%) SQL Optimisation
16 24 (18.05%) Legal
17 21 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
18 15 (11.28%) iPad
18 15 (11.28%) Requirements Analysis
19 14 (10.53%) Internet
20 13 (9.77%) Windows
21 10 (7.52%) BBC
21 10 (7.52%) Yahoo!
21 10 (7.52%) Google

SQL Server 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:

Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.53%) Internet
2 3 (2.26%) Broadband
3 2 (1.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (89.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (78.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 95 (71.43%) Data Warehouse
5 90 (67.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (22.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (22.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 29 (21.80%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (3.76%) Power BI
9 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MSTest
1 3 (2.26%) Selenium
1 3 (2.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 77 (57.89%) Finance
2 47 (35.34%) Retail
3 24 (18.05%) Legal
4 7 (5.26%) Games
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.51%) .NET
2 5 (3.76%) CSS
2 5 (3.76%) jQuery
3 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.01%) WCF
4 3 (2.26%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.26%) Entity Framework
4 3 (2.26%) HTML
4 3 (2.26%) LINQ
4 3 (2.26%) WF
5 2 (1.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.75%) WinForms
6 1 (0.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) iPad
2 10 (7.52%) BBC
2 10 (7.52%) Social Media
3 4 (3.01%) Tandem
4 3 (2.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.50%) Linux
2 2 (1.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (77.44%) Business Intelligence
2 77 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (54.89%) ETL
4 47 (35.34%) E-Commerce
5 26 (19.55%) Data Management
6 24 (18.05%) SQL Optimisation
7 21 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (11.28%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (3.76%) MVC
9 5 (3.76%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (3.01%) Scrum
11 3 (2.26%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (2.26%) Data Analysis
11 3 (2.26%) DevOps
11 3 (2.26%) High Availability
11 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
11 3 (2.26%) Pair Programming
11 3 (2.26%) TDD
11 3 (2.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (93.23%) SQL
2 100 (75.19%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.77%) C#
4 6 (4.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) Degree
1 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.55%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 74 (55.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) Apple
2 10 (7.52%) Facebook
2 10 (7.52%) Google
2 10 (7.52%) Sony
2 10 (7.52%) Yahoo!
3 5 (3.76%) Tableau
4 3 (2.26%) Cognos
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + car allowance
Posted: 26 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago