Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 80 77
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 479 398 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.66% 3.44% 3.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.79% 3.53% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 442 381 469
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -

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 12635 11275 12829
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 96.56% 97.51% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10330 9488 10329
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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 -9 321 £37,500 -2.40% 13
Cheshire -25 72 £37,500 - 12
Lancashire +10 44 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Merseyside +17 39 £36,000 +9.09% 3
Cumbria +1 1 £46,500 +23.18%
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 469 (97.91%) SQL
2 330 (68.89%) SQL Server
3 234 (48.85%) Business Intelligence
4 228 (47.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 223 (46.56%) T-SQL
6 222 (46.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 195 (40.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 164 (34.24%) Data Warehouse
9 143 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
10 136 (28.39%) Microsoft
11 132 (27.56%) JavaScript
12 131 (27.35%) ETL
13 130 (27.14%) .NET
14 125 (26.10%) Finance
15 108 (22.55%) C#
16 85 (17.75%) HTML
17 81 (16.91%) CSS
18 74 (15.45%) SQL Server 2014
19 73 (15.24%) SQL Server 2016
20 70 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 68 (14.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
22 62 (12.94%) ASP.NET
23 56 (11.69%) Oracle
24 55 (11.48%) E-Commerce
25 53 (11.06%) Java
26 50 (10.44%) jQuery
27 48 (10.02%) MVC
28 47 (9.81%) TDD
29 46 (9.60%) Retail
29 46 (9.60%) Degree

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 6 (1.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.84%) CMS
2 4 (0.84%) IIS
3 3 (0.63%) Alfresco
3 3 (0.63%) Apache
3 3 (0.63%) Confluence
3 3 (0.63%) Mongoose
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.21%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 39 (8.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.42%) FileZilla
4 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.04%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.09%) Google Play
3 6 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.04%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.84%) Office 365
6 2 (0.42%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.97%) Internet
2 12 (2.51%) HTTP
3 4 (0.84%) Broadband
4 3 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.42%) FTP
5 2 (0.42%) SMTP
5 2 (0.42%) Wireless
6 1 (0.21%) LAN
6 1 (0.21%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 330 (68.89%) SQL Server
2 228 (47.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 222 (46.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 195 (40.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 164 (34.24%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (15.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 73 (15.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 70 (14.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 68 (14.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 36 (7.52%) SQL Server 2012
11 31 (6.47%) Power BI
12 20 (4.18%) MySQL
13 16 (3.34%) QlikView
14 13 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
15 12 (2.51%) NoSQL
16 11 (2.30%) DTS
17 10 (2.09%) Big Data
18 9 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
19 8 (1.67%) Oracle Database
19 8 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (8.35%) Selenium
2 25 (5.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 23 (4.80%) Visual Studio
4 20 (4.18%) Git (software)
5 16 (3.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.51%) Oracle Forms
7 11 (2.30%) ERwin
8 9 (1.88%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.46%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (1.25%) JIRA
10 6 (1.25%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.25%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.04%) NUnit
12 4 (0.84%) Maven
12 4 (0.84%) MSTest
12 4 (0.84%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.63%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.63%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.63%) SoapUI
General
1 125 (26.10%) Finance
2 46 (9.60%) Retail
3 37 (7.72%) Legal
4 26 (5.43%) Games
5 8 (1.67%) Marketing
6 6 (1.25%) Banking
6 6 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.63%) Advertising
8 3 (0.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.42%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Law
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (27.14%) .NET
2 85 (17.75%) HTML
3 81 (16.91%) CSS
4 62 (12.94%) ASP.NET
5 50 (10.44%) jQuery
6 44 (9.19%) Spring
7 37 (7.72%) Web Services
8 30 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (6.26%) WCF
9 28 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (5.64%) .NET Framework
11 24 (5.01%) Java EE
11 24 (5.01%) Oracle ADF
12 19 (3.97%) AngularJS
12 19 (3.97%) XML
13 18 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (3.13%) Entity Framework
14 15 (3.13%) REST
15 12 (2.51%) HTML5
16 10 (2.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.93%) Computer Science
2 23 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.80%) iPad
3 14 (2.92%) BBC
3 14 (2.92%) Social Media
4 11 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.09%) iPhone
6 9 (1.88%) Replication
7 8 (1.67%) Fintech
7 8 (1.67%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.84%) Online Banking
8 4 (0.84%) Tandem
9 3 (0.63%) Clustering
9 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.63%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.42%) FMCG
10 2 (0.42%) HoloLens
10 2 (0.42%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.56%) Linux
2 21 (4.38%) Windows
3 15 (3.13%) Android
4 5 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.42%) Unix
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (48.85%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (27.35%) ETL
4 55 (11.48%) E-Commerce
5 48 (10.02%) MVC
6 47 (9.81%) TDD
7 32 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (6.68%) Mathematics
8 30 (6.26%) OOP
9 29 (6.05%) Data Management
10 27 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (5.43%) Web Development
12 25 (5.22%) Analytics
12 25 (5.22%) Data Analysis
12 25 (5.22%) SQL Optimisation
13 23 (4.80%) ERP
14 20 (4.18%) Test Automation
15 18 (3.76%) Scrum
16 17 (3.55%) Data Analytics
17 15 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 469 (97.91%) SQL
2 223 (46.56%) T-SQL
3 132 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 108 (22.55%) C#
5 53 (11.06%) Java
6 25 (5.22%) PHP
7 23 (4.80%) VB.NET
8 20 (4.18%) PL/SQL
9 18 (3.76%) VBA
10 14 (2.92%) VB
11 8 (1.67%) C++
12 7 (1.46%) C
13 5 (1.04%) Python
14 4 (0.84%) Perl
14 4 (0.84%) VBScript
15 3 (0.63%) VB6
16 2 (0.42%) Dart
16 2 (0.42%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.42%) R
16 2 (0.42%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (9.60%) Degree
2 11 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.25%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.42%) HND
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.43%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 136 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 56 (11.69%) Oracle
3 37 (7.72%) Google
4 32 (6.68%) Tableau
5 16 (3.34%) Apple
6 15 (3.13%) Facebook
7 14 (2.92%) Sony
7 14 (2.92%) Yahoo!
8 12 (2.51%) Cognos
9 5 (1.04%) Northgate
9 5 (1.04%) Sage
10 4 (0.84%) SAP
11 3 (0.63%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.63%) IBM
11 3 (0.63%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.42%) CyberSource
12 2 (0.42%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.42%) Netezza
12 2 (0.42%) PayPal
13 1 (0.21%) Teradata
Wilmslow, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £30000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warrington
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum Michael
Posted: 5 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rossendale, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birkenhead
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Comp Bens
Posted: 21 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago