The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 357 281
Rank change year-on-year +47 -76  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 84 100 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.51% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.53% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 80 96 183
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 14480 18932 20086
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.49% 96.71% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12107 16135 16169
Median salary £42,925 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.17% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in the South East

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in the South East

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Oxfordshire +19 17 £37,500 +7.14% 5
West Sussex +10 17 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Hampshire +14 11 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Berkshire +32 10 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire +21 10 £35,750 -12.80% 3
Surrey +41 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Kent +17 7 £35,000 -26.31%
East Sussex -3 3 £32,500 -23.52%
Middlesex - 1 - -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 170 (98.84%) SQL Server
2 119 (69.19%) .NET
3 110 (63.95%) C#
4 106 (61.63%) SQL
5 97 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (47.67%) MVC
6 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
7 77 (44.77%) ASP.NET
7 77 (44.77%) jQuery
8 73 (42.44%) Scrum
9 72 (41.86%) HTML
10 64 (37.21%) CSS
11 63 (36.63%) T-SQL
12 58 (33.72%) Software Engineering
12 58 (33.72%) Degree
13 57 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
15 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 47 (27.33%) Relational Database
16 46 (26.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 45 (26.16%) OOP
17 45 (26.16%) MS Excel
18 44 (25.58%) Git (software)
19 43 (25.00%) OO
19 43 (25.00%) Subversion
20 42 (24.42%) VB.NET
20 42 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
21 40 (23.26%) Refactoring
22 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
23 37 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 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 4 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.16%) SAS
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
3 1 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) Kentico
Applications
1 45 (26.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.37%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (9.30%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.49%) GitHub
5 2 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.74%) Intranet
2 1 (0.58%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (98.84%) SQL Server
2 57 (33.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (27.33%) Relational Database
3 47 (27.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (26.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (19.77%) MySQL
6 28 (16.28%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (9.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (9.30%) Amazon RDS
9 16 (9.30%) Power BI
10 14 (8.14%) SQL Server 2014
11 12 (6.98%) Big Data
12 9 (5.23%) NoSQL
12 9 (5.23%) OLAP
13 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2016
14 6 (3.49%) Apache Hive
14 6 (3.49%) Hadoop
14 6 (3.49%) PowerPivot
15 5 (2.91%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 44 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 43 (25.00%) Subversion
3 37 (21.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (16.86%) Visual Studio
5 26 (15.12%) JIRA
6 25 (14.53%) Bugzilla
6 25 (14.53%) Trac
7 16 (9.30%) JSUnit
8 5 (2.91%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (1.74%) Toad
10 2 (1.16%) NUnit
10 2 (1.16%) Selenium
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.58%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.58%) NuGet
11 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (9.88%) Finance
2 11 (6.40%) Marketing
3 8 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.91%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Legal
5 3 (1.74%) Retail
6 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (69.19%) .NET
2 77 (44.77%) ASP.NET
2 77 (44.77%) jQuery
3 72 (41.86%) HTML
4 64 (37.21%) CSS
5 38 (22.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (20.35%) Web Services
7 28 (16.28%) WCF
8 27 (15.70%) .NET Framework
9 22 (12.79%) Entity Framework
10 21 (12.21%) Backbone.js
10 21 (12.21%) Marionette.js
10 21 (12.21%) RequireJS
10 21 (12.21%) XML
11 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 18 (10.47%) WinForms
13 10 (5.81%) WPF
14 8 (4.65%) AngularJS
14 8 (4.65%) XSL
15 7 (4.07%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.91%) BBC
4 5 (2.91%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.33%) Fintech
5 4 (2.33%) iPad
6 2 (1.16%) User Experience
7 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (1.74%) Unix
3 2 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (56.40%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (47.67%) MVC
3 73 (42.44%) Scrum
4 58 (33.72%) Software Engineering
5 45 (26.16%) OOP
6 43 (25.00%) OO
7 42 (24.42%) Business Intelligence
8 40 (23.26%) Refactoring
9 33 (19.19%) TDD
10 30 (17.44%) SDLC
11 24 (13.95%) Unit Testing
12 23 (13.37%) SOA
13 21 (12.21%) Data Modelling
13 21 (12.21%) Mobile Development
14 20 (11.63%) ETL
15 17 (9.88%) Kanban
16 13 (7.56%) Analytics
17 11 (6.40%) Kimball Methodology
17 11 (6.40%) Mentoring
18 10 (5.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 110 (63.95%) C#
2 106 (61.63%) SQL
3 82 (47.67%) JavaScript
4 63 (36.63%) T-SQL
5 42 (24.42%) VB.NET
6 21 (12.21%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.07%) C++
8 4 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) Java
10 2 (1.16%) VB
11 1 (0.58%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.58%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) R
11 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 58 (33.72%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MCITP
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.49%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) IFRS
2 2 (1.16%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.49%) Oracle
3 5 (2.91%) Cognos
3 5 (2.91%) Sony
3 5 (2.91%) Talend
4 4 (2.33%) Jaspersoft
4 4 (2.33%) Tableau
5 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
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