The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
North West / Manchester
Rank 151 162 174
Rank change year-on-year +11 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 51 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.31% 0.53% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.35% 0.55% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 50 17 16
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 3777 3290 3662
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.92% 97.54% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3161 2733 3002
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 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 27 March 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 27 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
Bolton - 4 £35,000 -
Salford - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Server Developer
North West

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 81 (89.01%) SQL
3 76 (83.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (72.53%) T-SQL
4 66 (72.53%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
5 55 (60.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 51 (56.04%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 49 (53.85%) ETL
9 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
10 40 (43.96%) Finance
11 39 (42.86%) MS Excel
12 33 (36.26%) E-Commerce
12 33 (36.26%) Retail
13 24 (26.37%) iPad
14 23 (25.27%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (19.78%) Data Management
15 18 (19.78%) Data Quality
16 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
17 10 (10.99%) C#
17 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2014
18 9 (9.89%) .NET
18 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
19 8 (8.79%) Scrum
20 7 (7.69%) Clustering
20 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
20 7 (7.69%) HTML
20 7 (7.69%) JavaScript

SQL Server 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:

Applications
1 39 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (83.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 66 (72.53%) Data Warehouse
4 55 (60.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (54.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (10.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (6.59%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (2.20%) MS Access
10 2 (2.20%) Riak
11 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.10%) MySQL
11 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.10%) OLTP
11 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) JIRA
1 4 (4.40%) MSTest
1 4 (4.40%) Selenium
1 4 (4.40%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.10%) AccuRev
General
1 40 (43.96%) Finance
2 33 (36.26%) Retail
3 5 (5.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Electronics
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 7 (7.69%) HTML
3 6 (6.59%) CSS
3 6 (6.59%) jQuery
4 5 (5.49%) WCF
5 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (4.40%) Entity Framework
5 4 (4.40%) LINQ
5 4 (4.40%) WF
6 2 (2.20%) WinForms
6 2 (2.20%) WPF
7 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (26.37%) iPad
2 7 (7.69%) Clustering
3 6 (6.59%) Replication
4 4 (4.40%) Tandem
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.04%) Business Intelligence
2 49 (53.85%) ETL
3 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (36.26%) E-Commerce
5 23 (25.27%) Requirements Analysis
6 18 (19.78%) Data Management
7 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (8.79%) Scrum
9 7 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (7.69%) Kanban
10 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (5.49%) SQL Optimisation
11 4 (4.40%) DevOps
11 4 (4.40%) Mentoring
11 4 (4.40%) MVC
11 4 (4.40%) Pair Programming
11 4 (4.40%) TDD
11 4 (4.40%) Workflow
12 3 (3.30%) High Availability
12 3 (3.30%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 81 (89.01%) SQL
2 66 (72.53%) T-SQL
3 10 (10.99%) C#
4 7 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.30%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.10%) Java
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) HNC
2 1 (1.10%) HND
2 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 55 (60.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) SAP
3 1 (1.10%) Splunk
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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