Period
to 23 June 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 93 98
Rank change year-on-year -62 +5 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 299 479 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.03% 3.11% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 3.21% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 240 435 491
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £24,850 £26,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,250 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.39% -2.22% +8.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 14,275 14,919 18,263
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.71% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11,422 12,380 14,652
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the Midlands

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
West Midlands -63 177 £40,000 - 23
East Midlands -27 122 £40,000 +6.67% 17
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 266 (88.96%) SQL
2 231 (77.26%) SQL Server
3 168 (56.19%) .NET
4 127 (42.47%) C#
5 114 (38.13%) T-SQL
6 104 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 104 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 101 (33.78%) Microsoft
8 91 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 91 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
9 84 (28.09%) ASP.NET
10 76 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
11 73 (24.41%) MVC
12 72 (24.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 69 (23.08%) HTML
14 66 (22.07%) CSS
15 53 (17.73%) Data Warehouse
16 47 (15.72%) jQuery
16 47 (15.72%) ETL
17 45 (15.05%) VB.NET
18 44 (14.72%) WinForms
19 38 (12.71%) Finance
20 36 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (12.04%) Windows
21 32 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
22 31 (10.37%) .NET Framework
23 28 (9.36%) Software Engineering
23 28 (9.36%) Test Automation
23 28 (9.36%) Performance Tuning
24 27 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (3.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.67%) IIS
2 5 (1.67%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (1.00%) DNN
3 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.00%) Moodle
4 2 (0.67%) CMS
4 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (5.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.36%) GitHub
2 20 (6.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.67%) Office 365
5 3 (1.00%) SaaS
6 2 (0.67%) IaaS
6 2 (0.67%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.01%) Internet
2 3 (1.00%) SMS
3 2 (0.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (77.26%) SQL Server
2 104 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 104 (34.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 72 (24.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 53 (17.73%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (7.36%) SSDT
6 21 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 21 (7.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 19 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (5.02%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (4.35%) Power BI
9 13 (4.35%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (3.34%) MySQL
11 8 (2.68%) OLAP
11 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
12 7 (2.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (2.01%) OLTP
14 5 (1.67%) MongoDB
14 5 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 36 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.03%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 14 (4.68%) Subversion
5 11 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (3.34%) MSTest
7 9 (3.01%) NUnit
8 8 (2.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (2.01%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.00%) JUnit
10 3 (1.00%) Maven
11 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.67%) JIRA
11 2 (0.67%) Selenium
12 1 (0.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (12.71%) Finance
2 15 (5.02%) Retail
3 8 (2.68%) Advertising
4 6 (2.01%) Electronics
4 6 (2.01%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.00%) Legal
6 3 (1.00%) Marketing
6 3 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Billing
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (56.19%) .NET
2 84 (28.09%) ASP.NET
3 69 (23.08%) HTML
4 66 (22.07%) CSS
5 47 (15.72%) jQuery
6 44 (14.72%) WinForms
7 31 (10.37%) .NET Framework
8 27 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 26 (8.70%) WCF
9 26 (8.70%) Web Services
10 24 (8.03%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.02%) XML
12 20 (6.69%) WPF
13 19 (6.35%) Entity Framework
14 15 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (5.02%) HTML5
15 14 (4.68%) Ajax
16 13 (4.35%) React
17 12 (4.01%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
1 21 (7.02%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (5.35%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.35%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (2.68%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.34%) Replication
5 3 (1.00%) AS400
5 3 (1.00%) iSeries
5 3 (1.00%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (1.00%) VLE
6 2 (0.67%) Fintech
7 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.33%) Clustering
7 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.33%) NHS
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.04%) Windows
2 13 (4.35%) Android
3 11 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.01%) Linux
5 5 (1.67%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.34%) Unix
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (25.42%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (24.41%) MVC
4 47 (15.72%) ETL
5 32 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
6 28 (9.36%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (9.36%) Software Engineering
6 28 (9.36%) Test Automation
7 27 (9.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (8.36%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 25 (8.36%) OO
9 23 (7.69%) Project Management
9 23 (7.69%) Web Development
10 22 (7.36%) TDD
11 21 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (6.35%) MVVM
13 18 (6.02%) Analytics
14 16 (5.35%) Migration
15 15 (5.02%) SDLC
16 14 (4.68%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 266 (88.96%) SQL
2 127 (42.47%) C#
3 114 (38.13%) T-SQL
4 91 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 45 (15.05%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.02%) Java
7 15 (5.02%) C++
8 14 (4.68%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.68%) VB
9 11 (3.68%) PHP
10 8 (2.68%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.34%) VBA
12 3 (1.00%) RPG
12 3 (1.00%) RPG IV
13 2 (0.67%) C
14 1 (0.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.33%) Delphi
14 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 26 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.36%) Degree
2 22 (7.36%) MCP
2 22 (7.36%) MCPD
3 13 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.67%) BC Cleared
4 5 (1.67%) DBS Check
4 5 (1.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) MCSA
5 2 (0.67%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.01%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.67%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
3 1 (0.33%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 3 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 101 (33.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 9 (3.01%) Google
4 8 (2.68%) Oracle
4 8 (2.68%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.67%) IDERA
5 5 (1.67%) SAP
5 5 (1.67%) Tableau
6 4 (1.34%) JD Edwards
7 3 (1.00%) Apple
8 2 (0.67%) Informatica
8 2 (0.67%) Telerik
8 2 (0.67%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.67%) Twitter
9 1 (0.33%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.33%) Netezza
9 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.33%) Teradata
9 1 (0.33%) Vertica
9 1 (0.33%) Xero