Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 119 106
Rank change year-on-year -63 -13 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 214 389 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.63% 2.56% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.64% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 181 330 441
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £53,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 12,647 14,719 17,498
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.73% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9,855 12,146 13,841
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,781 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -68 128 £40,000 - 36
East Midlands -16 85 £40,000 +6.67% 13
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 201 (93.93%) SQL
2 159 (74.30%) SQL Server
3 93 (43.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (40.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (37.85%) T-SQL
6 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (33.18%) .NET
7 71 (33.18%) ETL
8 70 (32.71%) Finance
9 68 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
10 64 (29.91%) Microsoft
11 57 (26.64%) C#
12 52 (24.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 45 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
14 43 (20.09%) Performance Tuning
15 42 (19.63%) JavaScript
16 37 (17.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (15.89%) HTML
17 34 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (14.49%) CSS
19 30 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
20 28 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
20 28 (13.08%) ASP.NET
21 27 (12.62%) SDLC
22 25 (11.68%) MVC
22 25 (11.68%) Scrum
23 22 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
24 21 (9.81%) Oracle
24 21 (9.81%) ERP
24 21 (9.81%) Data Modelling

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 5 (2.34%) CMS
2 3 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (0.93%) DNN
3 2 (0.93%) NServiceBus
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 18 (8.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.34%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.21%) FastStats
2 3 (1.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.93%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 45 (21.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (3.74%) GitHub
4 4 (1.87%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.87%) IaaS
4 4 (1.87%) PaaS
4 4 (1.87%) SaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.34%) SMS
2 2 (0.93%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (74.30%) SQL Server
2 93 (43.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (40.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (24.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (15.89%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (7.01%) Power BI
9 14 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (6.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (6.07%) Oracle Database
11 12 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (5.61%) Oracle Database 12c
11 12 (5.61%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
13 10 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (4.21%) SSDT
15 8 (3.74%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (3.74%) MS Access
16 7 (3.27%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 37 (17.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.41%) Visual Studio
3 10 (4.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (4.21%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.34%) JUnit
5 5 (2.34%) Maven
5 5 (2.34%) Subversion
5 5 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (1.87%) JIRA
7 3 (1.40%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.40%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.93%) NUnit
9 1 (0.47%) MSTest
General
1 70 (32.71%) Finance
2 8 (3.74%) Banking
2 8 (3.74%) Retail
3 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.80%) Advertising
5 3 (1.40%) Back Office
6 2 (0.93%) Automotive
6 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.93%) Games
6 2 (0.93%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Law
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (33.18%) .NET
2 34 (15.89%) HTML
3 31 (14.49%) CSS
4 28 (13.08%) ASP.NET
5 21 (9.81%) jQuery
6 20 (9.35%) WinForms
7 19 (8.88%) .NET Framework
8 16 (7.48%) Entity Framework
9 14 (6.54%) AngularJS
9 14 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (6.54%) JSON
10 13 (6.07%) Web Services
11 12 (5.61%) Node.js
12 9 (4.21%) EDI
12 9 (4.21%) HTML5
12 9 (4.21%) React
13 8 (3.74%) Middleware
13 8 (3.74%) WCF
13 8 (3.74%) WPF
14 7 (3.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.02%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.94%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (7.48%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.54%) Fintech
5 10 (4.67%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.21%) iSeries
6 9 (4.21%) Replication
7 7 (3.27%) AS400
8 4 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.40%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.93%) EPoS
10 2 (0.93%) NHS
10 2 (0.93%) PKI
10 2 (0.93%) Smartcard
11 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.47%) Clustering
11 1 (0.47%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.47%) SCADA
11 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (8.88%) Windows
2 3 (1.40%) Linux
2 3 (1.40%) Unix
3 2 (0.93%) Android
3 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (33.18%) ETL
3 68 (31.78%) Business Intelligence
4 43 (20.09%) Performance Tuning
5 28 (13.08%) Problem-Solving
6 27 (12.62%) SDLC
7 25 (11.68%) MVC
7 25 (11.68%) Scrum
8 22 (10.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (9.81%) Data Modelling
9 21 (9.81%) ERP
10 20 (9.35%) Project Management
10 20 (9.35%) Test Automation
11 19 (8.88%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (8.41%) Data Development
13 17 (7.94%) SOLID
13 17 (7.94%) TDD
14 16 (7.48%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (7.01%) Coaching
16 14 (6.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 201 (93.93%) SQL
2 81 (37.85%) T-SQL
3 57 (26.64%) C#
4 42 (19.63%) JavaScript
5 20 (9.35%) VB.NET
6 16 (7.48%) Java
7 15 (7.01%) PL/SQL
8 13 (6.07%) Python
9 9 (4.21%) RPG
9 9 (4.21%) RPG IV
9 9 (4.21%) VB
10 3 (1.40%) C
10 3 (1.40%) C++
10 3 (1.40%) VBA
11 2 (0.93%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.47%) PHP
12 1 (0.47%) VB6
12 1 (0.47%) VBScript
12 1 (0.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (7.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.54%) Degree
3 9 (4.21%) MCP
3 9 (4.21%) MCPD
4 8 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.80%) BC Cleared
5 6 (2.80%) DBS Check
5 6 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.40%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.47%) MCSA
7 1 (0.47%) MCSD
7 1 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.40%) GDPR
2 1 (0.47%) PMO
2 1 (0.47%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (1.87%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 64 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.81%) Oracle
3 18 (8.41%) Tableau
4 16 (7.48%) Cognos
5 12 (5.61%) Alteryx
6 9 (4.21%) JD Edwards
7 6 (2.80%) Xamarin
8 5 (2.34%) IDERA
9 4 (1.87%) Telerik
10 3 (1.40%) Apple
10 3 (1.40%) Google
10 3 (1.40%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.93%) Birst
11 2 (0.93%) SAP
11 2 (0.93%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.93%) Twitter
11 2 (0.93%) UiPath
12 1 (0.47%) Blue Prism
12 1 (0.47%) OutSystems
12 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds