Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 18 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 79 58
Rank change year-on-year +24 -21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 32 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.24% 2.23% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.37% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 27 32
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -18.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,175 £27,500 £21,850
90th Percentile £45,375 £55,000 £50,000
North West median annual salary £37,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -2.60% -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 Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 922 1225 916
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.41% 94.38% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 703 882 695
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,200
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Merseyside over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Merseyside

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 18 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
Liverpool +21 23 £31,000 -3.13%
Wirral - 9 £27,500 -
SQL Developer
North West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Merseyside region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 30 (93.75%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (31.25%) ETL
8 9 (28.13%) MySQL
9 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
11 5 (15.63%) PHP
11 5 (15.63%) CSS
11 5 (15.63%) Web Services
11 5 (15.63%) XML
11 5 (15.63%) OOP
11 5 (15.63%) OO
11 5 (15.63%) HTML
11 5 (15.63%) CRM
11 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
11 5 (15.63%) Google
11 5 (15.63%) jQuery
11 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
11 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
12 4 (12.50%) Data Protection

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (53.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (34.38%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (28.13%) MySQL
6 7 (21.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.50%) Data Mining
8 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (9.38%) QlikView
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
10 1 (3.13%) MS Access
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
1 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) CSS
1 5 (15.63%) HTML
1 5 (15.63%) jQuery
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
1 5 (15.63%) XML
2 2 (6.25%) MDX
3 1 (3.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) iPad
4 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Debian
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (31.25%) ETL
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) OOP
3 5 (15.63%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (15.63%) Refactoring
3 5 (15.63%) Web Application Development
4 4 (12.50%) B2B
4 4 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 4 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
5 3 (9.38%) Data Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 3 (9.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) SQL
2 13 (40.63%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) PHP
5 4 (12.50%) VB
5 4 (12.50%) VBA
6 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) Cognos
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Capita
4 1 (3.13%) Cerner
4 1 (3.13%) RedGate