Period
to 23 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 134 87
Rank change year-on-year +9 -47 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 379 367 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.49% 2.23% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.30% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 294 329 541
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,150 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
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 14,781 15,976 17,608
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.07% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11,963 12,797 14,419
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
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 February 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 February 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 +40 272 £40,000 +6.67% 32
East Midlands -34 107 £40,000 +6.67% 16
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 339 (89.45%) SQL
2 246 (64.91%) SQL Server
3 198 (52.24%) .NET
4 163 (43.01%) C#
5 135 (35.62%) HTML
6 128 (33.77%) JavaScript
7 125 (32.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 124 (32.72%) CSS
9 114 (30.08%) ASP.NET
9 114 (30.08%) Microsoft
10 111 (29.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 110 (29.02%) T-SQL
12 99 (26.12%) Business Intelligence
13 94 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
14 85 (22.43%) MVC
15 68 (17.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 66 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
17 49 (12.93%) jQuery
18 46 (12.14%) ETL
19 43 (11.35%) Web Services
20 39 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
21 37 (9.76%) VB.NET
21 37 (9.76%) AngularJS
22 36 (9.50%) Java
22 36 (9.50%) Web Development
23 34 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
24 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
25 29 (7.65%) RESTful
26 28 (7.39%) TDD
26 28 (7.39%) Degree

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 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.32%) K2 blackpearl
2 5 (1.32%) nginx
3 3 (0.79%) CMS
3 3 (0.79%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.53%) DNN
4 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.53%) SAS
5 1 (0.26%) Confluence
5 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (3.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) iTrent
2 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 32 (8.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.90%) GitHub
3 7 (1.85%) SaaS
4 6 (1.58%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (1.32%) Office 365
6 2 (0.53%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.85%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 125 (32.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 111 (29.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 68 (17.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 66 (17.41%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.12%) MySQL
7 23 (6.07%) Power BI
8 19 (5.01%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (4.22%) OLAP
10 15 (3.96%) BusinessObjects
10 15 (3.96%) SQL Server 2014
11 14 (3.69%) OLTP
12 12 (3.17%) Data Mart
12 12 (3.17%) SQL Server 2016
13 11 (2.90%) Oracle Database
13 11 (2.90%) Relational Database
14 10 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
14 10 (2.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (2.64%) SSDT
15 9 (2.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 26 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 20 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (3.43%) Subversion
4 11 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (2.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (2.64%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.85%) MSTest
6 7 (1.85%) NUnit
7 6 (1.58%) gulp
7 6 (1.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (1.06%) JIRA
9 2 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (0.26%) Grunt
10 1 (0.26%) JUnit
10 1 (0.26%) Maven
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
General
1 27 (7.12%) Retail
2 26 (6.86%) Finance
3 9 (2.37%) Electronics
4 7 (1.85%) Advertising
5 5 (1.32%) Marketing
5 5 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.06%) Banking
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Back Office
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (52.24%) .NET
2 135 (35.62%) HTML
3 124 (32.72%) CSS
4 114 (30.08%) ASP.NET
5 49 (12.93%) jQuery
6 43 (11.35%) Web Services
7 37 (9.76%) AngularJS
8 34 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (7.65%) RESTful
10 28 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (7.12%) HTML5
12 23 (6.07%) WCF
13 22 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 21 (5.54%) SOAP
15 19 (5.01%) Ajax
15 19 (5.01%) WinForms
16 18 (4.75%) .NET Framework
17 16 (4.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 13 (3.43%) CSS3
18 13 (3.43%) React
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.28%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (4.22%) Computer Science
4 11 (2.90%) Fintech
5 7 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.58%) Algorithms
7 5 (1.32%) AS400
7 5 (1.32%) iSeries
7 5 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.06%) Replication
8 4 (1.06%) User Experience
8 4 (1.06%) W3C
9 2 (0.53%) EPoS
10 1 (0.26%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.26%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.26%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.26%) FMCG
10 1 (0.26%) HoloLens
10 1 (0.26%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.75%) Android
1 18 (4.75%) Apple iOS
2 17 (4.49%) Windows
3 11 (2.90%) Linux
4 4 (1.06%) Unix
4 4 (1.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (26.12%) Business Intelligence
2 94 (24.80%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (22.43%) MVC
4 46 (12.14%) ETL
5 36 (9.50%) Web Development
6 28 (7.39%) Analytics
6 28 (7.39%) TDD
7 27 (7.12%) SDLC
8 23 (6.07%) Project Management
9 18 (4.75%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (4.75%) E-Commerce
9 18 (4.75%) Test Automation
10 16 (4.22%) Business Analysis
11 15 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (3.96%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 15 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (3.69%) Data Analysis
12 14 (3.69%) OO
13 13 (3.43%) Data Modelling
13 13 (3.43%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 339 (89.45%) SQL
2 163 (43.01%) C#
3 128 (33.77%) JavaScript
4 110 (29.02%) T-SQL
5 37 (9.76%) VB.NET
6 36 (9.50%) Java
7 28 (7.39%) PHP
7 28 (7.39%) PL/SQL
8 20 (5.28%) VB
9 19 (5.01%) C
10 17 (4.49%) C++
11 7 (1.85%) Python
12 6 (1.58%) Ruby
12 6 (1.58%) VB6
12 6 (1.58%) VBA
13 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.32%) R
13 5 (1.32%) RPG
13 5 (1.32%) RPG IV
14 1 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 28 (7.39%) Degree
2 14 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.64%) MCP
4 10 (2.64%) MCPD
5 1 (0.26%) MCSA
5 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.79%) ISO 9001
1 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (0.79%) SLA
2 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.26%) GDPR
3 1 (0.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 114 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.12%) Oracle
3 22 (5.80%) Google
4 10 (2.64%) Tableau
5 6 (1.58%) JD Edwards
5 6 (1.58%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.58%) Xamarin
6 5 (1.32%) SAP
7 4 (1.06%) Twitter
8 3 (0.79%) Cognos
8 3 (0.79%) Greenplum
8 3 (0.79%) IBM
8 3 (0.79%) Netezza
8 3 (0.79%) Teradata
8 3 (0.79%) Vertica
9 2 (0.53%) Jitterbit
10 1 (0.26%) Aareon
10 1 (0.26%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.26%) Talend
10 1 (0.26%) Xero