Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 240 199
Rank change year-on-year +28 -41 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 89 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.11% 0.55% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 0.56% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 86 35 63
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £31,400
90th Percentile £53,125 £58,500 £50,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +14.29%

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 7786 7278 7156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.37% 97.43% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6469 6250 5964
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 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 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
Altrincham - 9 £32,500 -
Salford - 9 £40,000 -
Stockport - 6 £35,500 -
Rochdale +24 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Oldham - 4 £37,750 - 1
Bolton -4 1 £26,000 +8.33%
SQL Server Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 80 (89.89%) SQL
3 75 (84.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (79.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 71 (79.78%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (77.53%) T-SQL
6 63 (70.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 59 (66.29%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
9 41 (46.07%) SQL Server 2014
10 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 37 (41.57%) SQL Server 2016
12 33 (37.08%) ETL
13 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
13 31 (34.83%) Finance
14 25 (28.09%) Games
15 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (17.98%) SQL Optimisation
16 16 (17.98%) Legal
17 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
17 13 (14.61%) Retail
17 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
17 13 (14.61%) Windows
17 13 (14.61%) C#
18 12 (13.48%) .NET
19 10 (11.24%) Internet
20 9 (10.11%) Facebook
20 9 (10.11%) Social Media
20 9 (10.11%) Yahoo!
20 9 (10.11%) 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 3 (3.37%) SPSS
2 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.24%) Internet
2 4 (4.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 75 (84.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 71 (79.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 63 (70.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (66.29%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (46.07%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (44.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 37 (41.57%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (8.99%) Power BI
11 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (3.37%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (3.37%) MySQL
12 3 (3.37%) NoSQL
12 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
12 3 (3.37%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MSTest
1 4 (4.49%) Selenium
1 4 (4.49%) SpecFlow
2 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (34.83%) Finance
2 25 (28.09%) Games
3 16 (17.98%) Legal
4 13 (14.61%) Retail
5 2 (2.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (13.48%) .NET
2 4 (4.49%) .NET Framework
2 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (4.49%) CSS
2 4 (4.49%) Entity Framework
2 4 (4.49%) HTML
2 4 (4.49%) jQuery
2 4 (4.49%) LINQ
2 4 (4.49%) WCF
2 4 (4.49%) WF
3 3 (3.37%) REST
4 2 (2.25%) .NET Core
5 1 (1.12%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.11%) BBC
1 9 (10.11%) Social Media
2 2 (2.25%) Robotics
3 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.12%) iPad
3 1 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (79.78%) Business Intelligence
2 42 (47.19%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (37.08%) ETL
4 16 (17.98%) SQL Optimisation
5 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
6 7 (7.87%) Data Management
7 4 (4.49%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (4.49%) DevOps
7 4 (4.49%) Kanban
7 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.49%) MVC
7 4 (4.49%) Pair Programming
7 4 (4.49%) Scrum
7 4 (4.49%) TDD
7 4 (4.49%) Workflow
8 3 (3.37%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.37%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.37%) ETL Development
9 2 (2.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 80 (89.89%) SQL
2 69 (77.53%) T-SQL
3 13 (14.61%) C#
4 8 (8.99%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.37%) R
6 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
1 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.37%) MCP
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 31 (34.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.11%) Apple
2 9 (10.11%) Facebook
2 9 (10.11%) Google
2 9 (10.11%) Sony
2 9 (10.11%) Yahoo!
3 4 (4.49%) Oracle
3 4 (4.49%) Tableau
4 3 (3.37%) Cognos
5 2 (2.25%) Epicor