The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside 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 Server Developer
North West / Merseyside
Rank 50 60 49
Rank change year-on-year +10 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 12 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.14% 0.21% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 0.21% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 10
Median salary £40,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 532 477 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.66% 97.95% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 445 393 370
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £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 Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Merseyside

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Merseyside

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Merseyside

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool +15 12 £40,000 -
St Helens - 4 £21,000 -
SQL Server Developer
North West

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

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

1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (52.94%) .NET
5 8 (47.06%) ERwin
5 8 (47.06%) DTS
5 8 (47.06%) ETL
5 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (41.18%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
8 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
8 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (17.65%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) MVC
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (47.06%) DTS
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) ERwin
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
5 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) ETL
2 3 (17.65%) CRM
2 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) ERP
3 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Android Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) OOP
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) T-SQL
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) VB.NET
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 2 (11.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft