Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 94 96
Rank change year-on-year -90 +2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 209 446 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.55% 2.99% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 3.09% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 182 386 483
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% +1.37%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 13,064 14,443 17,832
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.75% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10,340 12,049 14,136
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -89 118 £40,000 - 23
East Midlands -33 90 £40,000 +5.26% 20
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 192 (91.87%) SQL
2 161 (77.03%) SQL Server
3 90 (43.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
4 86 (41.15%) .NET
5 85 (40.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (32.06%) Finance
8 65 (31.10%) C#
9 61 (29.19%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (29.19%) Microsoft
10 58 (27.75%) ETL
10 58 (27.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 47 (22.49%) JavaScript
12 38 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
12 38 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
13 37 (17.70%) Team Foundation Server
14 36 (17.22%) HTML
15 35 (16.75%) MVC
15 35 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 33 (15.79%) ASP.NET
16 33 (15.79%) CSS
17 30 (14.35%) VB.NET
18 29 (13.88%) Problem-Solving
19 28 (13.40%) WinForms
20 26 (12.44%) Windows
20 26 (12.44%) jQuery
20 26 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
21 25 (11.96%) Scrum
22 23 (11.00%) .NET Framework

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 2 (0.96%) CMS
1 2 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.48%) DNN
2 1 (0.48%) Moodle
2 1 (0.48%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.39%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.31%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (6.70%) GitHub
3 5 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.91%) PaaS
4 4 (1.91%) SaaS
5 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.44%) IaaS
6 2 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) SMS
2 2 (0.96%) DNS
2 2 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (77.03%) SQL Server
2 90 (43.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (40.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (27.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 38 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (8.61%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (7.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (6.70%) SSDT
10 13 (6.22%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (5.74%) Oracle Database
12 11 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
12 11 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
12 11 (5.26%) Relational Database
13 10 (4.78%) Crystal Reports
13 10 (4.78%) Power BI
14 9 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (3.83%) MS Access
15 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (17.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (8.13%) Visual Studio
3 15 (7.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (3.83%) Git (software)
5 7 (3.35%) Subversion
5 7 (3.35%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (2.39%) JUnit
6 5 (2.39%) Maven
7 3 (1.44%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.96%) MSTest
8 2 (0.96%) NUnit
9 1 (0.48%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 67 (32.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.35%) Banking
3 6 (2.87%) Retail
4 5 (2.39%) Advertising
5 3 (1.44%) Back Office
5 3 (1.44%) Legal
6 2 (0.96%) Automotive
6 2 (0.96%) Games
6 2 (0.96%) Marketing
7 1 (0.48%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (41.15%) .NET
2 36 (17.22%) HTML
3 33 (15.79%) ASP.NET
3 33 (15.79%) CSS
4 28 (13.40%) WinForms
5 26 (12.44%) jQuery
6 23 (11.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (10.05%) Entity Framework
8 17 (8.13%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.70%) JSON
10 12 (5.74%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (5.74%) Node.js
11 10 (4.78%) WCF
11 10 (4.78%) Web Services
12 9 (4.31%) HTML5
12 9 (4.31%) WPF
13 8 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 8 (3.83%) XML
14 7 (3.35%) Ajax
14 7 (3.35%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.31%) Fintech
4 9 (4.31%) Replication
5 7 (3.35%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.39%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.96%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.96%) NHS
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) Clustering
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) EPoS
9 1 (0.48%) SCADA
9 1 (0.48%) Social Media
9 1 (0.48%) User Experience
9 1 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.48%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.44%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Android
3 5 (2.39%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.44%) Linux
4 3 (1.44%) Unix
5 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (37.32%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (29.19%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (27.75%) ETL
4 38 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (16.75%) MVC
6 29 (13.88%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (12.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 25 (11.96%) Scrum
9 21 (10.05%) Data Modelling
10 20 (9.57%) Test Automation
11 18 (8.61%) Project Management
12 16 (7.66%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.18%) OO
13 15 (7.18%) TDD
14 14 (6.70%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 14 (6.70%) Migration
14 14 (6.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 13 (6.22%) Data Development
15 13 (6.22%) DevOps
15 13 (6.22%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 192 (91.87%) SQL
2 86 (41.15%) T-SQL
3 65 (31.10%) C#
4 47 (22.49%) JavaScript
5 30 (14.35%) VB.NET
6 14 (6.70%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.78%) Java
8 4 (1.91%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.91%) Python
9 3 (1.44%) C
9 3 (1.44%) PHP
9 3 (1.44%) VBA
10 2 (0.96%) C++
10 2 (0.96%) VB
11 1 (0.48%) Groovy
11 1 (0.48%) VB6
11 1 (0.48%) VBScript
11 1 (0.48%) XAML
Qualifications
1 20 (9.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.70%) Degree
2 14 (6.70%) MCP
2 14 (6.70%) MCPD
3 10 (4.78%) BC Cleared
3 10 (4.78%) DBS Check
3 10 (4.78%) Security Cleared
4 9 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (1.44%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.48%) MCSA
6 1 (0.48%) MCSD
6 1 (0.48%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) PMO
2 1 (0.48%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 61 (29.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.18%) Oracle
3 12 (5.74%) Tableau
4 11 (5.26%) Cognos
5 9 (4.31%) Alteryx
5 9 (4.31%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.87%) IDERA
7 4 (1.91%) Telerik
8 3 (1.44%) Apple
8 3 (1.44%) Google
8 3 (1.44%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.96%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.96%) Twitter
10 1 (0.48%) Informatica
10 1 (0.48%) OutSystems
10 1 (0.48%) SolarWinds