The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 315 303 273
Rank change year-on-year -12 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 81 143 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.56% 0.77% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.80% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 77 140 182
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +10.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,750 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 13973 17912 20759
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.60% 96.94% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11705 15216 16890
Median salary £43,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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
Surrey +37 19 £47,500 -7.31% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 17 £37,500 -25.00% 1
West Sussex +16 16 £32,000 -44.34% 1
Hampshire -13 14 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Kent +5 6 £52,500 -4.54%
Berkshire +21 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Oxfordshire -13 5 £40,000 +16.78% 2
East Sussex -7 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 24 June 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.

1 162 (98.78%) SQL Server
2 108 (65.85%) C#
3 106 (64.63%) .NET
4 90 (54.88%) SQL
5 81 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (49.39%) JavaScript
6 75 (45.73%) ASP.NET
7 67 (40.85%) Software Engineering
8 66 (40.24%) MVC
9 64 (39.02%) Degree
10 59 (35.98%) jQuery
11 56 (34.15%) T-SQL
12 52 (31.71%) Scrum
12 52 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 48 (29.27%) HTML
14 47 (28.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 44 (26.83%) Git (software)
16 42 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (25.61%) .NET Framework
16 42 (25.61%) OOP
17 41 (25.00%) OO
17 41 (25.00%) CSS
17 41 (25.00%) Subversion
18 40 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
18 40 (24.39%) Relational Database
19 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
20 36 (21.95%) VB.NET
21 35 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (21.34%) Refactoring
21 35 (21.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 3 (1.83%) CMS
2 2 (1.22%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (1.22%) SAS
2 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.22%) WordPress
3 1 (0.61%) IIS
3 1 (0.61%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (14.02%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) Extranet
2 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (98.78%) SQL Server
2 52 (31.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (28.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (24.39%) Relational Database
5 35 (21.34%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (21.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 29 (17.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (15.85%) MySQL
8 24 (14.63%) SQL Server 2016
9 23 (14.02%) Amazon RDS
9 23 (14.02%) SQL Server 2014
10 20 (12.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 17 (10.37%) SQL Server 2012
12 12 (7.32%) Power BI
13 8 (4.88%) Big Data
14 7 (4.27%) Apache Cassandra
14 7 (4.27%) Data Lake
15 5 (3.05%) GIS
15 5 (3.05%) OLAP
16 4 (2.44%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 44 (26.83%) Git (software)
2 41 (25.00%) Subversion
3 29 (17.68%) JIRA
3 29 (17.68%) Visual Studio
4 23 (14.02%) JSUnit
4 23 (14.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (9.76%) Bugzilla
5 16 (9.76%) Trac
6 4 (2.44%) Toad
7 3 (1.83%) NUnit
8 2 (1.22%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.61%) MSTest
9 1 (0.61%) NuGet
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 26 (15.85%) Finance
2 13 (7.93%) Banking
3 11 (6.71%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.27%) Games
5 4 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (1.83%) Legal
7 2 (1.22%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (64.63%) .NET
2 75 (45.73%) ASP.NET
3 59 (35.98%) jQuery
4 48 (29.27%) HTML
5 42 (25.61%) .NET Framework
5 42 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (25.00%) CSS
7 29 (17.68%) Web Services
8 27 (16.46%) Entity Framework
9 20 (12.20%) WCF
10 19 (11.59%) AngularJS
11 18 (10.98%) XML
12 15 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (9.15%) WPF
13 11 (6.71%) Backbone.js
14 10 (6.10%) RESTful
15 9 (5.49%) .NET Core
15 9 (5.49%) Marionette.js
15 9 (5.49%) RequireJS
16 8 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.34%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.15%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 11 (6.71%) Fintech
5 7 (4.27%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.83%) BBC
7 3 (1.83%) iPad
7 3 (1.83%) Replication
8 2 (1.22%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.22%) User Experience
9 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.61%) LIMS
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.83%) Unix
4 2 (1.22%) Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (49.39%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.85%) Software Engineering
3 66 (40.24%) MVC
4 52 (31.71%) Scrum
5 42 (25.61%) OOP
6 41 (25.00%) OO
7 40 (24.39%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (21.34%) Refactoring
9 27 (16.46%) Unit Testing
10 18 (10.98%) Data Modelling
10 18 (10.98%) TDD
11 15 (9.15%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (8.54%) Web Development
13 13 (7.93%) ETL
14 11 (6.71%) SDLC
15 10 (6.10%) SOA
16 9 (5.49%) Mobile Development
17 8 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
17 8 (4.88%) Project Management
18 7 (4.27%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 108 (65.85%) C#
2 90 (54.88%) SQL
3 81 (49.39%) JavaScript
4 56 (34.15%) T-SQL
5 36 (21.95%) VB.NET
6 10 (6.10%) C++
7 9 (5.49%) TypeScript
8 7 (4.27%) ES6
9 4 (2.44%) Java
9 4 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.22%) PHP
11 2 (1.22%) Python
11 2 (1.22%) R
11 2 (1.22%) VB
11 2 (1.22%) VBA
12 1 (0.61%) C
12 1 (0.61%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 64 (39.02%) Degree
2 6 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.61%) MCITP
3 1 (0.61%) MCSA
3 1 (0.61%) MCTS
3 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.93%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) IFRS
2 2 (1.22%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) Oracle
3 4 (2.44%) Tableau
4 3 (1.83%) Sony
5 1 (0.61%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.61%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.61%) Talend
5 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
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