Period
to 9 May 2021

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
England > North East
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 98 80
Rank change year-on-year +28 -18 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 18 1 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.60% 0.083% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 0.085% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 32
10th Percentile £27,750 " £31,150
25th Percentile £30,313 " £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 - £46,250
75th Percentile £47,500 " £51,563
90th Percentile £50,875 " £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,121
% change year-on-year - +1.79% +9.16%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,063 1,172 1,241
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.57% 97.26% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 852 877 929
10th Percentile £26,750 £22,900 £23,885
25th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
75th Percentile £56,500 £51,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,106 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,397
% change year-on-year - +4.97% +4.79%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Developer in the North East.

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Developer in the North East over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the North East

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the North East region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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
Tyne and Wear +26 17 £37,500 - 1
Durham - 1 £42,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 North East region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) SQL
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (44.44%) Azure
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (27.78%) ETL
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Power Platform
4 4 (22.22%) Power BI
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) CSS3
6 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 2 (11.11%) Android Development
6 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
6 2 (11.11%) SaaS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 2 (11.11%) User Stories
6 2 (11.11%) Vue.js

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Azure
2 5 (27.78%) Power Platform
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Stack
3 2 (11.11%) npm
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.56%) Matillion
4 1 (5.56%) Power Automate
4 1 (5.56%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) Power BI
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.56%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Postman
General
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
2 2 (11.11%) Flutter
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) React Native
2 2 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ETL
1 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
2 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamic Pricing
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 2 (11.11%) Product Backlog
4 2 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Change Management
5 1 (5.56%) CRM
5 1 (5.56%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Python
2 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Dart
3 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Istio
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Informatica
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft