The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
England / South East
Rank 103 100 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 409 586 626
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.78% 3.06% 3.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 3.16% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 383 545 569
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14208 18529 19762
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.59% 96.67% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11855 15825 15961
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the South East

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the South East

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the South East

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Berkshire -19 75 £43,750 +5.42% 5
Hampshire -8 64 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Oxfordshire +27 62 £38,000 -1.29% 8
Surrey -8 62 £52,500 +16.66% 6
West Sussex +14 51 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Kent +11 43 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -6 39 £34,000 -17.07% 7
East Sussex -3 11 £33,750 -18.18% 2
Middlesex +5 1 - -
SQL Developer
England

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 763 (92.04%) SQL
2 533 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 497 (59.95%) .NET
4 480 (57.90%) C#
5 334 (40.29%) HTML
6 329 (39.69%) JavaScript
7 320 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
8 296 (35.71%) MVC
9 284 (34.26%) ASP.NET
10 277 (33.41%) CSS
11 256 (30.88%) T-SQL
12 215 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 200 (24.13%) jQuery
14 198 (23.88%) Microsoft
15 188 (22.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 187 (22.56%) Business Intelligence
17 155 (18.70%) Scrum
18 133 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
19 128 (15.44%) Degree
19 128 (15.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 126 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
21 125 (15.08%) Web Services
22 123 (14.84%) XML
23 121 (14.60%) Finance
24 116 (13.99%) OO
25 111 (13.39%) ETL
25 111 (13.39%) Software Engineering
26 106 (12.79%) TDD
26 106 (12.79%) MS Excel
26 106 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 19 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.93%) CMS
2 16 (1.93%) SAS
3 15 (1.81%) IIS
3 15 (1.81%) JBoss
4 13 (1.57%) Drupal
5 11 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.21%) Umbraco
7 7 (0.84%) NServiceBus
7 7 (0.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (0.84%) WordPress
8 6 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.36%) Apache
11 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.24%) Jetty
11 2 (0.24%) nginx
12 1 (0.12%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.12%) Kentico
12 1 (0.12%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 106 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.45%) MS Office
3 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.24%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.24%) Unica
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (4.70%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.53%) SaaS
4 15 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (1.09%) GitHub
6 7 (0.84%) Asana
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.84%) Internet
1 7 (0.84%) Intranet
2 5 (0.60%) DNS
3 3 (0.36%) Firewall
3 3 (0.36%) SMTP
4 2 (0.24%) HTTP
4 2 (0.24%) LAN
4 2 (0.24%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) Extranet
5 1 (0.12%) Multicast
5 1 (0.12%) SSL
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 533 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 215 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 188 (22.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 128 (15.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 126 (15.20%) Data Warehouse
6 78 (9.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 76 (9.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 67 (8.08%) Relational Database
9 53 (6.39%) MySQL
10 45 (5.43%) SQL Server 2014
11 44 (5.31%) Big Data
12 40 (4.83%) NoSQL
13 31 (3.74%) Power BI
14 25 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (2.90%) OLAP
16 23 (2.77%) Oracle Database
17 20 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
18 17 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
19 16 (1.93%) BusinessObjects
20 15 (1.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 106 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 75 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 61 (7.36%) Visual Studio
4 51 (6.15%) Subversion
5 43 (5.19%) JIRA
6 25 (3.02%) Bugzilla
6 25 (3.02%) Trac
7 17 (2.05%) NUnit
8 15 (1.81%) JSUnit
8 15 (1.81%) TeamCity
9 13 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (0.84%) NuGet
11 7 (0.84%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.72%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.60%) CruiseControl
13 5 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.36%) Selenium
General
1 121 (14.60%) Finance
2 47 (5.67%) Marketing
3 24 (2.90%) Retail
4 19 (2.29%) Banking
5 8 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 8 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (0.97%) Telecoms
6 6 (0.72%) Electronics
6 6 (0.72%) Military
7 5 (0.60%) Games
7 5 (0.60%) Legal
8 4 (0.48%) Publishing
9 3 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.36%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.36%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) Advertising
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 497 (59.95%) .NET
2 334 (40.29%) HTML
3 284 (34.26%) ASP.NET
4 277 (33.41%) CSS
5 200 (24.13%) jQuery
6 133 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 125 (15.08%) Web Services
8 123 (14.84%) XML
9 100 (12.06%) AngularJS
10 90 (10.86%) WCF
11 89 (10.74%) .NET Framework
12 80 (9.65%) ASP.NET Web API
13 74 (8.93%) HTML5
14 64 (7.72%) WPF
15 51 (6.15%) WinForms
16 46 (5.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 44 (5.31%) JSON
18 42 (5.07%) REST
19 41 (4.95%) Entity Framework
20 40 (4.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (4.70%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.02%) Social Media
5 17 (2.05%) User Experience
6 16 (1.93%) Client/Server
7 14 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.33%) Replication
10 10 (1.21%) Clustering
11 8 (0.97%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.97%) iPad
12 7 (0.84%) Fintech
12 7 (0.84%) W3C
13 5 (0.60%) BBC
13 5 (0.60%) iSeries
14 4 (0.48%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.48%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.24%) Driving Licence
15 2 (0.24%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.32%) Windows
2 23 (2.77%) Android
3 20 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.57%) Unix
4 13 (1.57%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.84%) Linux
6 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (35.71%) MVC
3 187 (22.56%) Business Intelligence
4 155 (18.70%) Scrum
5 116 (13.99%) OO
6 111 (13.39%) ETL
6 111 (13.39%) Software Engineering
7 106 (12.79%) TDD
8 90 (10.86%) Web Development
9 86 (10.37%) Unit Testing
10 80 (9.65%) SDLC
11 60 (7.24%) OOP
12 58 (7.00%) Data Modelling
13 46 (5.55%) SOLID
14 41 (4.95%) Refactoring
15 40 (4.83%) Mentoring
16 39 (4.70%) Performance Tuning
17 36 (4.34%) Analytics
17 36 (4.34%) Continuous Integration
18 35 (4.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 763 (92.04%) SQL
2 480 (57.90%) C#
3 329 (39.69%) JavaScript
4 256 (30.88%) T-SQL
5 80 (9.65%) VB.NET
6 66 (7.96%) Java
7 43 (5.19%) PL/SQL
8 38 (4.58%) PHP
9 24 (2.90%) C++
10 22 (2.65%) TypeScript
11 20 (2.41%) Python
12 17 (2.05%) Ruby
13 16 (1.93%) VB
14 15 (1.81%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.09%) VBA
16 6 (0.72%) Scala
17 5 (0.60%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
18 4 (0.48%) VC++
19 2 (0.24%) C
19 2 (0.24%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 128 (15.44%) Degree
2 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.36%) MCSD
4 2 (0.24%) MCITP
4 2 (0.24%) MCP
4 2 (0.24%) PhD
5 1 (0.12%) MCSE
5 1 (0.12%) MCTS
5 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.12%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (2.65%) QA
2 5 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.24%) IFRS
3 2 (0.24%) IFRS 9
3 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.09%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 198 (23.88%) Microsoft
2 93 (11.22%) Oracle
3 17 (2.05%) Cognos
4 13 (1.57%) Talend
5 12 (1.45%) Xamarin
6 7 (0.84%) SAP
7 6 (0.72%) Tableau
8 5 (0.60%) Jaspersoft
8 5 (0.60%) Sony
9 4 (0.48%) Adobe
9 4 (0.48%) Telerik
10 3 (0.36%) Google
10 3 (0.36%) RedGate
10 3 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.36%) SolarWinds
10 3 (0.36%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.24%) Informatica
11 2 (0.24%) Marketo
11 2 (0.24%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) Sage
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare and Life Assurance
Posted: 18 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Bonus, Full Training, Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Champion Employment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 35000
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 35 - 65k + Bonus, 3% Pension, Healthcare and more
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: bonus and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 43k
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 55k
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: Unspecified - Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Camberley
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 13 days ago