The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 April 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 / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 75 77
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 218 193 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.45% 3.39% 3.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 3.49% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 201 184 205
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +4.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6119 5525 6267
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.71% 97.17% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5073 4683 4988
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,690
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the North West

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the North West

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the North West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the North West

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 149 £36,750 -8.12% 13
Cheshire -29 30 £37,500 -6.25% 12
Lancashire -1 22 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Merseyside -2 16 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Cumbria - 1 £46,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North West region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 408 (95.33%) SQL
2 295 (68.93%) SQL Server
3 184 (42.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 175 (40.89%) T-SQL
5 171 (39.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 153 (35.75%) Business Intelligence
7 144 (33.64%) Data Warehouse
8 137 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
9 132 (30.84%) Microsoft
10 127 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 125 (29.21%) .NET
12 123 (28.74%) JavaScript
13 119 (27.80%) C#
14 115 (26.87%) ETL
15 95 (22.20%) Finance
16 75 (17.52%) HTML
17 70 (16.36%) Oracle
18 65 (15.19%) CSS
19 54 (12.62%) E-Commerce
19 54 (12.62%) jQuery
20 52 (12.15%) MVC
21 51 (11.92%) ASP.NET
21 51 (11.92%) iPad
22 47 (10.98%) Java
22 47 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
23 46 (10.75%) Retail
24 44 (10.28%) Degree
25 38 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
25 38 (8.88%) .NET Framework
25 38 (8.88%) Selenium

SQL 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.93%) Alfresco
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (0.70%) Apache
3 3 (0.70%) Mongoose
4 2 (0.47%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.23%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (0.23%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.17%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.87%) Google Play
2 8 (1.87%) Office 365
3 7 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.17%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.34%) Internet
2 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.47%) Wireless
4 1 (0.23%) HTTP
4 1 (0.23%) LAN
4 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 295 (68.93%) SQL Server
2 184 (42.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 171 (39.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 144 (33.64%) Data Warehouse
5 127 (29.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 47 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (8.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 37 (8.64%) SQL Server 2016
8 36 (8.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (5.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 16 (3.74%) MySQL
11 15 (3.50%) Power BI
12 13 (3.04%) DTS
12 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
13 12 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
14 11 (2.57%) NoSQL
15 10 (2.34%) MongoDB
15 10 (2.34%) OLAP
16 9 (2.10%) Oracle Database
16 9 (2.10%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 38 (8.88%) Selenium
2 27 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (4.91%) Visual Studio
4 17 (3.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (3.04%) ERwin
5 13 (3.04%) Git (software)
6 12 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (2.10%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (1.64%) NUnit
9 6 (1.40%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.17%) JIRA
10 5 (1.17%) MSTest
11 4 (0.93%) ReSharper
11 4 (0.93%) SoapUI
12 3 (0.70%) Artifactory
12 3 (0.70%) gulp
12 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.70%) Maven
12 3 (0.70%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 95 (22.20%) Finance
2 46 (10.75%) Retail
3 19 (4.44%) Legal
4 12 (2.80%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.57%) Games
6 6 (1.40%) Marketing
7 5 (1.17%) Back Office
7 5 (1.17%) Law
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Electronics
8 2 (0.47%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Military
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (29.21%) .NET
2 75 (17.52%) HTML
3 65 (15.19%) CSS
4 54 (12.62%) jQuery
5 51 (11.92%) ASP.NET
6 38 (8.88%) .NET Framework
6 38 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 37 (8.64%) WCF
8 34 (7.94%) Spring
9 32 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (7.01%) Web Services
11 25 (5.84%) Java EE
11 25 (5.84%) Oracle ADF
12 19 (4.44%) AngularJS
12 19 (4.44%) Entity Framework
13 17 (3.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (3.27%) XML
15 13 (3.04%) HTML5
15 13 (3.04%) WinForms
16 12 (2.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.92%) iPad
2 36 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 21 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.27%) Clustering
4 14 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 8 (1.87%) iPhone
6 8 (1.87%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.17%) Replication
8 4 (0.93%) BBC
8 4 (0.93%) Social Media
8 4 (0.93%) Tandem
9 3 (0.70%) Fintech
9 3 (0.70%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.70%) User Experience
10 2 (0.47%) FMCG
10 2 (0.47%) HoloLens
10 2 (0.47%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.47%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.78%) Linux
2 25 (5.84%) Windows
3 16 (3.74%) Android
4 12 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.47%) Unix
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (35.75%) Business Intelligence
2 137 (32.01%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (26.87%) ETL
4 54 (12.62%) E-Commerce
5 52 (12.15%) MVC
6 36 (8.41%) TDD
7 34 (7.94%) OOP
8 30 (7.01%) Mathematics
9 28 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 28 (6.54%) Web Development
10 25 (5.84%) ERP
11 24 (5.61%) Data Management
12 23 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (5.37%) Requirements Analysis
13 22 (5.14%) SDLC
14 18 (4.21%) Data Analysis
15 15 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
16 13 (3.04%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (3.04%) OO
16 13 (3.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 408 (95.33%) SQL
2 175 (40.89%) T-SQL
3 123 (28.74%) JavaScript
4 119 (27.80%) C#
5 47 (10.98%) Java
6 23 (5.37%) VBA
7 22 (5.14%) VB.NET
8 18 (4.21%) PL/SQL
9 12 (2.80%) VB
10 10 (2.34%) PHP
11 7 (1.64%) C++
12 6 (1.40%) C
12 6 (1.40%) Objective-C
13 5 (1.17%) Ruby
14 4 (0.93%) Python
15 3 (0.70%) R
16 2 (0.47%) Dart
16 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.47%) XAML
17 1 (0.23%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 44 (10.28%) Degree
2 4 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.70%) DBS Check
4 2 (0.47%) HNC
4 2 (0.47%) HND
4 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.84%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 132 (30.84%) Microsoft
2 70 (16.36%) Oracle
3 19 (4.44%) Google
4 15 (3.50%) Tableau
5 10 (2.34%) Apple
6 9 (2.10%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.87%) Cognos
7 8 (1.87%) DevExpress
8 5 (1.17%) Facebook
8 5 (1.17%) Sage
8 5 (1.17%) Splunk
9 4 (0.93%) IBM
9 4 (0.93%) Northgate
9 4 (0.93%) Sony
9 4 (0.93%) Yahoo!
10 2 (0.47%) SAP
11 1 (0.23%) Alteryx
11 1 (0.23%) Epicor
11 1 (0.23%) Teradata
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
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Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
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