Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 190 103
Rank change year-on-year -4 -87 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 142 202 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.26% 1.52% 2.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.57% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 176 378
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,700 £31,250 £24,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,250 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 10,914 12,867 14,375
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.62% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8,964 10,157 11,989
Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,950 £24,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +25 108 £42,500 +6.25% 27
East Midlands -27 34 £42,500 +6.25% 12
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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.

1 140 (98.59%) SQL
2 86 (60.56%) SQL Server
3 63 (44.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 62 (43.66%) T-SQL
4 62 (43.66%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (39.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 46 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (28.17%) ETL
8 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
9 33 (23.24%) C#
9 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (20.42%) Finance
11 28 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (19.01%) .NET
13 24 (16.90%) Azure
14 20 (14.08%) Power BI
14 20 (14.08%) Power Platform
15 19 (13.38%) Oracle
16 18 (12.68%) JavaScript
16 18 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (11.27%) Analytics
17 16 (11.27%) Data Modelling
18 15 (10.56%) PL/SQL
18 15 (10.56%) Retail
18 15 (10.56%) AngularJS
19 14 (9.86%) Machine Learning
19 14 (9.86%) Oracle Database
19 14 (9.86%) Performance Monitoring
19 14 (9.86%) MVC
19 14 (9.86%) ASP.NET

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 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.41%) DNN
2 2 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) nginx
3 1 (0.70%) SAS
3 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 24 (16.90%) Azure
2 20 (14.08%) Power Platform
3 13 (9.15%) AWS
4 9 (6.34%) GCP
5 4 (2.82%) Office 365
6 3 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.11%) SaaS
7 2 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.70%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.70%) Google Docs
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.41%) SMS
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (60.56%) SQL Server
2 63 (44.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 56 (39.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (32.39%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (19.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (14.08%) Power BI
7 18 (12.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (9.86%) Oracle Database
9 13 (9.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (9.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (9.15%) SQL Server 2014
10 12 (8.45%) QlikView
11 9 (6.34%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (6.34%) Relational Database
12 8 (5.63%) MySQL
12 8 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (4.93%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2017
14 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.11%) Selenium
4 3 (2.11%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.41%) Subversion
6 1 (0.70%) JIRA
General
1 29 (20.42%) Finance
2 15 (10.56%) Retail
3 10 (7.04%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.63%) Billing
5 4 (2.82%) Marketing
5 4 (2.82%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.11%) Electronics
6 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.70%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.01%) .NET
2 15 (10.56%) AngularJS
3 14 (9.86%) ASP.NET
4 13 (9.15%) CSS
5 11 (7.75%) HTML
5 11 (7.75%) Web Services
6 9 (6.34%) jQuery
7 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (5.63%) XML
8 7 (4.93%) .NET Framework
8 7 (4.93%) JSON
8 7 (4.93%) Node.js
8 7 (4.93%) React
9 5 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (3.52%) HTML5
10 4 (2.82%) CSS3
10 4 (2.82%) RESTful
11 3 (2.11%) REST
11 3 (2.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (2.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.11%) Clustering
5 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.41%) Replication
5 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.52%) Windows
2 2 (1.41%) Android
2 2 (1.41%) Linux
2 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.66%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (28.17%) ETL
3 33 (23.24%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (11.27%) Analytics
4 16 (11.27%) Data Modelling
5 14 (9.86%) Machine Learning
5 14 (9.86%) MVC
5 14 (9.86%) Performance Monitoring
6 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (7.04%) Kimball Methodology
7 10 (7.04%) Scrum
7 10 (7.04%) Unit Testing
7 10 (7.04%) Visualisation
8 9 (6.34%) Mentoring
8 9 (6.34%) Migration
8 9 (6.34%) SDLC
8 9 (6.34%) Test Automation
9 8 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (5.63%) Data Architecture
9 8 (5.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 140 (98.59%) SQL
2 62 (43.66%) T-SQL
3 33 (23.24%) C#
4 18 (12.68%) JavaScript
5 15 (10.56%) PL/SQL
6 10 (7.04%) Python
7 7 (4.93%) Java
8 5 (3.52%) R
9 4 (2.82%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (1.41%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.41%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) C++
11 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.70%) VBA
11 1 (0.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) HND
2 1 (0.70%) MCSD
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.75%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.11%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Kibana
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.38%) Oracle
3 14 (9.86%) Cognos
4 11 (7.75%) Tableau
5 8 (5.63%) Google
6 6 (4.23%) SAP
7 4 (2.82%) IBM
8 3 (2.11%) Aderant
8 3 (2.11%) Infor
8 3 (2.11%) Intapp
9 2 (1.41%) Percona
10 1 (0.70%) Anaplan
10 1 (0.70%) Databricks
10 1 (0.70%) Logi
10 1 (0.70%) Logi Analytics
10 1 (0.70%) Xamarin