Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 23 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 102 72
Rank change year-on-year +20 -30 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 10 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.01% 0.38% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.41% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 10
Merseyside median annual salary £31,500 £30,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.28% -23.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £27,375 £29,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,700 £48,750
North West median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +14.29%

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 926 1233 911
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.63% 94.12% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 712 884 683
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 £23,100
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 6 months to 23 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 +32 10 £31,500 +3.28%
SQL Server Developer
North West

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

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

1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (40.00%) ETL
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (30.00%) System Testing
7 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (30.00%) Migration
7 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (30.00%) VBA
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
7 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (30.00%) Data Reconciliation

SQL Server 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 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Data Reconciliation
4 3 (30.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) System Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Database Theory
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
1 8 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (30.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Capita