Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 108 77
Rank change year-on-year -17 -31 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 379 451 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.47% 2.55% 3.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.55% 2.64% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 315 409 588
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -1.41%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 14876 17093 17404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 96.75% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 12220 13553 14306
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £23,625
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £60,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 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
West Midlands +9 272 £40,000 +14.29% 22
East Midlands -33 107 £37,500 -1.96% 10
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, SQL 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 Midlands region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 357 (94.20%) SQL
2 215 (56.73%) SQL Server
3 210 (55.41%) .NET
4 190 (50.13%) C#
5 149 (39.31%) JavaScript
6 142 (37.47%) HTML
7 138 (36.41%) CSS
8 125 (32.98%) ASP.NET
9 116 (30.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 111 (29.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 109 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
12 108 (28.50%) T-SQL
13 106 (27.97%) Microsoft
13 106 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
14 87 (22.96%) MVC
15 64 (16.89%) Data Warehouse
16 63 (16.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 59 (15.57%) AngularJS
18 54 (14.25%) jQuery
19 46 (12.14%) ETL
20 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
21 43 (11.35%) Web Services
22 42 (11.08%) VB.NET
22 42 (11.08%) Web Development
23 39 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
24 37 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
25 36 (9.50%) HTML5
25 36 (9.50%) MySQL
26 35 (9.23%) Java
27 33 (8.71%) Visual Studio

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 7 (1.85%) CMS
2 5 (1.32%) nginx
3 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.53%) SAS
4 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) DNN
5 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.26%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 17 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) PrintSoft PReS
3 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.26%) iTrent
2 1 (0.26%) Magento
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 45 (11.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.90%) SaaS
3 8 (2.11%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.79%) GitHub
6 1 (0.26%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) ATM
2 2 (0.53%) SMS
3 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (56.73%) SQL Server
2 116 (30.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 111 (29.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 64 (16.89%) Data Warehouse
5 63 (16.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (9.50%) MySQL
7 24 (6.33%) Power BI
8 22 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (5.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (5.01%) QlikView
11 18 (4.75%) NoSQL
12 15 (3.96%) OLAP
12 15 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (3.69%) Azure SQL Database
13 14 (3.69%) BusinessObjects
14 13 (3.43%) OLTP
14 13 (3.43%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (3.17%) Data Mart
15 12 (3.17%) Relational Database
16 11 (2.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 33 (8.71%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.43%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.64%) Subversion
4 7 (1.85%) gulp
4 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (1.32%) JIRA
6 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.53%) Grunt
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.26%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 33 (8.71%) Retail
2 29 (7.65%) Finance
3 14 (3.69%) Electronics
4 10 (2.64%) Marketing
5 3 (0.79%) Advertising
5 3 (0.79%) Banking
6 2 (0.53%) Law
7 1 (0.26%) Legal
7 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (55.41%) .NET
2 142 (37.47%) HTML
3 138 (36.41%) CSS
4 125 (32.98%) ASP.NET
5 59 (15.57%) AngularJS
6 54 (14.25%) jQuery
7 43 (11.35%) Web Services
8 39 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (9.50%) HTML5
11 26 (6.86%) RESTful
12 24 (6.33%) .NET Framework
12 24 (6.33%) CSS3
13 22 (5.80%) WCF
14 20 (5.28%) Node.js
15 19 (5.01%) SOAP
16 15 (3.96%) Ajax
16 15 (3.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (3.43%) Entity Framework
17 13 (3.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.96%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.69%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.90%) Algorithms
4 11 (2.90%) Fintech
5 6 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.32%) iPad
7 4 (1.06%) Replication
7 4 (1.06%) User Experience
7 4 (1.06%) W3C
8 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.53%) EPoS
8 2 (0.53%) FMCG
8 2 (0.53%) HoloLens
9 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.26%) iSeries
9 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.28%) Android
1 20 (5.28%) Apple iOS
2 11 (2.90%) Windows
3 10 (2.64%) Linux
4 4 (1.06%) Unix
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (28.76%) Business Intelligence
2 106 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (22.96%) MVC
4 46 (12.14%) ETL
5 42 (11.08%) Web Development
6 32 (8.44%) SDLC
7 29 (7.65%) E-Commerce
8 25 (6.60%) Analytics
9 22 (5.80%) TDD
10 18 (4.75%) Business Analysis
10 18 (4.75%) Logistics
10 18 (4.75%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (4.49%) Data Analysis
11 17 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (4.22%) OO
12 16 (4.22%) Unit Testing
13 14 (3.69%) Project Management
14 13 (3.43%) Change Management
15 11 (2.90%) Data Modelling
15 11 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 357 (94.20%) SQL
2 190 (50.13%) C#
3 149 (39.31%) JavaScript
4 108 (28.50%) T-SQL
5 42 (11.08%) VB.NET
6 35 (9.23%) Java
7 31 (8.18%) C
7 31 (8.18%) PHP
8 24 (6.33%) PL/SQL
9 21 (5.54%) VB
10 15 (3.96%) Python
11 12 (3.17%) Ruby
11 12 (3.17%) VB6
12 11 (2.90%) C++
13 8 (2.11%) VBA
14 6 (1.58%) R
15 3 (0.79%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 1 (0.26%) RPG IV
17 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (6.33%) Degree
2 14 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.53%) MCSD
3 2 (0.53%) MCTS
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.58%) SLA
2 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 106 (27.97%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.18%) Oracle
3 18 (4.75%) Google
4 7 (1.85%) Tableau
5 4 (1.06%) Cognos
5 4 (1.06%) IBM
5 4 (1.06%) Twitter
6 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.53%) Greenplum
7 2 (0.53%) Jitterbit
7 2 (0.53%) Netezza
7 2 (0.53%) SAP
7 2 (0.53%) Telerik
7 2 (0.53%) Teradata
7 2 (0.53%) Vertica
8 1 (0.26%) Aareon
8 1 (0.26%) iManage
8 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.26%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.26%) Talend