Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 114 87 83
Rank change year-on-year -27 -4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 870 1174 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.83% 3.34% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.44% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 856 1119 1351
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% -3.53%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.19%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29733 34136 40912
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.98% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24803 28632 34129
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Thames Valley -74 242 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Surrey +24 223 £50,000 +11.11% 10
Hampshire -18 206 £40,000 - 14
West Sussex +14 119 £47,500 +5.56% 4
Buckinghamshire -5 108 £41,000 -3.53% 9
Berkshire -78 80 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Oxfordshire -52 64 £45,000 +20.00% 4
East Sussex -28 47 £50,000 +42.86% 5
Kent +1 29 £43,750 +9.38% 3
Home Counties - 8 £43,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 792 (91.03%) SQL
2 543 (62.41%) SQL Server
3 516 (59.31%) .NET
4 510 (58.62%) C#
5 354 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
6 345 (39.66%) JavaScript
7 306 (35.17%) ASP.NET
8 293 (33.68%) T-SQL
9 250 (28.74%) HTML
10 241 (27.70%) MVC
11 227 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
12 220 (25.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 205 (23.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 199 (22.87%) CSS
15 184 (21.15%) Microsoft
16 167 (19.20%) jQuery
16 167 (19.20%) Finance
17 161 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 152 (17.47%) Data Warehouse
19 140 (16.09%) .NET Framework
20 139 (15.98%) Scrum
21 133 (15.29%) Oracle
22 132 (15.17%) TDD
23 124 (14.25%) Web Services
24 119 (13.68%) AngularJS
25 107 (12.30%) Visual Studio
26 101 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
27 99 (11.38%) Windows
28 98 (11.26%) VB.NET
28 98 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 85 (9.77%) IIS
2 26 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 14 (1.61%) Apache
4 12 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 10 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.03%) CMS
6 9 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 7 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (0.80%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.69%) Confluence
8 6 (0.69%) JBoss
8 6 (0.69%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.46%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.34%) SugarCRM
11 2 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 50 (5.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
4 2 (0.23%) Maya
5 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.46%) Raiser's Edge
4 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.23%) Bond Adapt
6 1 (0.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 72 (8.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (3.45%) SaaS
3 20 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.95%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.38%) GitHub
6 9 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.92%) Azure Machine Learning
8 4 (0.46%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.11%) Boomi
10 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 35 (4.02%) Internet
2 22 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.18%) HTTP
4 7 (0.80%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.57%) DNS
6 4 (0.46%) Intranet
7 3 (0.34%) SMS
8 2 (0.23%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 543 (62.41%) SQL Server
2 220 (25.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 205 (23.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 152 (17.47%) Data Warehouse
5 101 (11.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 96 (11.03%) Power BI
7 80 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 79 (9.08%) Relational Database
9 59 (6.78%) Big Data
10 51 (5.86%) SQL Server 2016
11 43 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 43 (4.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 39 (4.48%) Oracle Database
13 38 (4.37%) Data Lake
14 29 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 29 (3.33%) MySQL
15 28 (3.22%) PostgreSQL
16 27 (3.10%) BusinessObjects
17 26 (2.99%) QlikView
18 23 (2.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 107 (12.30%) Visual Studio
2 98 (11.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 69 (7.93%) Git (software)
4 50 (5.75%) JIRA
5 44 (5.06%) NUnit
6 36 (4.14%) Subversion
7 17 (1.95%) PowerBuilder
7 17 (1.95%) Toad
8 11 (1.26%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 9 (1.03%) JSUnit
10 8 (0.92%) ReSharper
11 7 (0.80%) Maven
12 6 (0.69%) SpecFlow
13 5 (0.57%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.57%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
13 5 (0.57%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.46%) JUnit
14 4 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 167 (19.20%) Finance
2 49 (5.63%) Retail
3 35 (4.02%) Marketing
4 34 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 24 (2.76%) Banking
6 23 (2.64%) Games
7 19 (2.18%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.07%) Electronics
9 16 (1.84%) Back Office
10 13 (1.49%) Investment Banking
11 10 (1.15%) Automotive
12 9 (1.03%) Publishing
13 6 (0.69%) Advertising
14 5 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.57%) Law
15 4 (0.46%) Billing
16 3 (0.34%) Legal
17 1 (0.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 516 (59.31%) .NET
2 306 (35.17%) ASP.NET
3 250 (28.74%) HTML
4 199 (22.87%) CSS
5 167 (19.20%) jQuery
6 161 (18.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 140 (16.09%) .NET Framework
8 124 (14.25%) Web Services
9 119 (13.68%) AngularJS
10 96 (11.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 81 (9.31%) XML
12 75 (8.62%) WPF
13 68 (7.82%) WCF
14 59 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 49 (5.63%) HTML5
15 49 (5.63%) WinForms
16 48 (5.52%) Entity Framework
17 47 (5.40%) Ajax
18 40 (4.60%) XSLT
19 35 (4.02%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.44%) Computer Science
2 49 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.63%) Fintech
3 23 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (1.84%) N-Tier
6 15 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 15 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 15 (1.72%) User Experience
7 9 (1.03%) Mobile App
8 7 (0.80%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.69%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.69%) EPoS
10 4 (0.46%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (0.46%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.46%) W3C
11 3 (0.34%) Animation
11 3 (0.34%) Clustering
11 3 (0.34%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.34%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 99 (11.38%) Windows
2 47 (5.40%) Linux
3 17 (1.95%) AIX
4 16 (1.84%) Unix
4 16 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.69%) Android
5 6 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.23%) CentOS
6 2 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (40.69%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (27.70%) MVC
3 227 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 139 (15.98%) Scrum
5 132 (15.17%) TDD
6 93 (10.69%) ETL
7 86 (9.89%) Unit Testing
8 79 (9.08%) Test Automation
9 75 (8.62%) Software Engineering
10 73 (8.39%) Continuous Integration
11 70 (8.05%) OO
12 62 (7.13%) Web Development
13 61 (7.01%) Data Modelling
13 61 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
14 48 (5.52%) Analytics
15 47 (5.40%) BDD
16 45 (5.17%) OOP
17 42 (4.83%) OOA/OOD
18 36 (4.14%) SDLC
19 34 (3.91%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 792 (91.03%) SQL
2 510 (58.62%) C#
3 345 (39.66%) JavaScript
4 293 (33.68%) T-SQL
5 98 (11.26%) VB.NET
6 86 (9.89%) PL/SQL
7 73 (8.39%) Java
8 49 (5.63%) C++
9 40 (4.60%) Python
10 28 (3.22%) C
11 22 (2.53%) PHP
12 20 (2.30%) PowerShell
13 19 (2.18%) VBA
14 16 (1.84%) Bash Shell
15 14 (1.61%) MATLAB
15 14 (1.61%) R
16 13 (1.49%) ES6
16 13 (1.49%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.49%) VB
17 9 (1.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 84 (9.66%) Degree
2 22 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.34%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.23%) MCSA
6 2 (0.23%) MCSE
6 2 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.11%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.09%) QA
2 27 (3.10%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (0.80%) Docker
2 5 (0.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) Ansible
1 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 184 (21.15%) Microsoft
2 133 (15.29%) Oracle
3 36 (4.14%) Tableau
4 27 (3.10%) SAP
5 25 (2.87%) Xamarin
6 18 (2.07%) Hortonworks
7 17 (1.95%) Telerik
8 16 (1.84%) DevExpress
9 14 (1.61%) Cognos
10 13 (1.49%) Hyperion
10 13 (1.49%) ServiceNow
10 13 (1.49%) Zend
11 10 (1.15%) ArcSight
11 10 (1.15%) HP
11 10 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
11 10 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (0.69%) IBM
13 6 (0.69%) RedGate
14 3 (0.34%) Sitecore