Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Database Developer
England > North West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 334 341 331
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 32 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 32
North West median annual salary £34,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.26% +3.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,650 £21,275
90th Percentile £42,450 £57,875 £44,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -13.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12673 12011 12573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10145 10103 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Database Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the North West

Database Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the North West.

Salary trend for Database Developer in the North West

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in the North West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in the North West

Database Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Manchester -5 21 £34,000 +16.87%
Merseyside +22 5 £30,000 -45.45%
Lancashire +7 5 £37,000 -4.52%
Cheshire -32 1 £32,500 -23.53% 1
Database Developer
England

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Database 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 North West region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 26 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
4 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 14 (43.75%) ETL
6 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (37.50%) Data Quality
8 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) Finance
9 8 (25.00%) Oracle
10 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
10 7 (21.88%) Retail
10 7 (21.88%) Data Management
10 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
13 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
13 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 4 (12.50%) VBA
13 4 (12.50%) C#
13 4 (12.50%) Java
13 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
13 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
13 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (9.38%) SPSS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (65.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (43.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (12.50%) Power BI
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (9.38%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (9.38%) MySQL
8 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
9 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
10 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
10 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (3.13%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 4 (12.50%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) ETL
2 9 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.88%) Data Management
3 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.50%) Data Reconciliation
4 4 (12.50%) High Availability
4 4 (12.50%) Innovative Thinking
5 3 (9.38%) ETL Development
5 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Transformation
6 2 (6.25%) Database Optimisation
7 1 (3.13%) API Development
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.13%) MVC
7 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 26 (81.25%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.50%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 4 (12.50%) VBA
4 3 (9.38%) R
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
3 2 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (37.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata