The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 West
Rank 147 121 91
Rank change year-on-year -26 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 82 139 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.64% 2.38% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.46% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 72 129 163
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,500 £45,000
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 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
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4848 5643 5814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.69% 96.73% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4042 4659 4875
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

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

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the South West

SQL Developer
Job Locations in the South 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 South West 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
Gloucestershire +17 27 £37,500 +7.14%
Devon +12 21 £33,838 +12.79% 2
Bristol -33 12 £36,250 -9.37% 8
Wiltshire +7 7 £42,500 +54.54%
Dorset +16 6 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Somerset -29 6 £38,500 +6.94% 4
SQL Developer
England

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

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 West region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 125 (81.17%) SQL
2 94 (61.04%) SQL Server
3 75 (48.70%) .NET
4 72 (46.75%) C#
5 49 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
6 44 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET
8 40 (25.97%) HTML
8 40 (25.97%) Unit Testing
9 37 (24.03%) Oracle
10 36 (23.38%) T-SQL
10 36 (23.38%) MVC
11 35 (22.73%) CSS
12 31 (20.13%) Web Development
13 27 (17.53%) Scrum
13 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
14 26 (16.88%) VB.NET
14 26 (16.88%) AngularJS
15 24 (15.58%) Git (software)
16 22 (14.29%) PL/SQL
17 21 (13.64%) .NET Framework
17 21 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 21 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (13.64%) Entity Framework
18 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 20 (12.99%) XML
18 20 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
19 19 (12.34%) jQuery
19 19 (12.34%) HTML5
19 19 (12.34%) Relational Database

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 7 (4.55%) IIS
1 7 (4.55%) nginx
2 4 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.30%) GlassFish
3 2 (1.30%) LiveCycle
3 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.30%) WildFly
4 1 (0.65%) Apache
4 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.65%) SAS
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.95%) FastStats
2 3 (1.95%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 3 (1.95%) Sage 1000
2 3 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) Internet
2 3 (1.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (61.04%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (12.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (12.34%) Relational Database
5 16 (10.39%) MySQL
6 13 (8.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (5.84%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (5.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database
8 7 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (3.25%) MS Access
11 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2016
12 3 (1.95%) Big Data
12 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.95%) Qlik Sense
12 3 (1.95%) QlikView
13 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 24 (15.58%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.04%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.49%) Maven
4 9 (5.84%) NCover
4 9 (5.84%) NUnit
5 8 (5.19%) Jenkins
5 8 (5.19%) Subversion
6 7 (4.55%) Gradle
6 7 (4.55%) Mockito
7 4 (2.60%) JUnit
7 4 (2.60%) Selenium
7 4 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.95%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.30%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.30%) NetBeans
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.65%) Ant
10 1 (0.65%) JBehave
10 1 (0.65%) Moq
General
1 17 (11.04%) Marketing
2 14 (9.09%) Finance
3 5 (3.25%) Games
3 5 (3.25%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.60%) Electronics
5 3 (1.95%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.30%) Advertising
6 2 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.30%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (48.70%) .NET
2 43 (27.92%) ASP.NET
3 40 (25.97%) HTML
4 35 (22.73%) CSS
5 26 (16.88%) AngularJS
6 21 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 21 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (13.64%) Entity Framework
7 20 (12.99%) XML
8 19 (12.34%) HTML5
8 19 (12.34%) jQuery
9 15 (9.74%) Hibernate
9 15 (9.74%) Spring
9 15 (9.74%) WinForms
10 14 (9.09%) Web Services
11 13 (8.44%) CSS3
12 12 (7.79%) JSON
13 11 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (7.14%) WCF
14 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.55%) NHS
2 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.95%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.65%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.65%) iPad
6 1 (0.65%) iPhone
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.49%) Windows
2 9 (5.84%) Linux
3 3 (1.95%) Unix
4 1 (0.65%) Solaris
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (25.97%) Unit Testing
3 36 (23.38%) MVC
4 31 (20.13%) Web Development
5 27 (17.53%) Scrum
6 20 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (11.04%) High Availability
8 13 (8.44%) Open Source
8 13 (8.44%) TDD
9 11 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.49%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (6.49%) SOA
11 9 (5.84%) E-Commerce
11 9 (5.84%) OO
12 8 (5.19%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.90%) SDLC
14 5 (3.25%) Direct Marketing
14 5 (3.25%) ETL
15 4 (2.60%) BDD
15 4 (2.60%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 125 (81.17%) SQL
2 72 (46.75%) C#
3 44 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 36 (23.38%) T-SQL
5 26 (16.88%) VB.NET
6 22 (14.29%) PL/SQL
7 17 (11.04%) Java
8 9 (5.84%) PHP
8 9 (5.84%) VB
9 7 (4.55%) Groovy
10 6 (3.90%) VB6
10 6 (3.90%) VBA
11 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.95%) Ruby
13 2 (1.30%) C
13 2 (1.30%) COBOL
14 1 (0.65%) Python
14 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (9.74%) Degree
2 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (2.60%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.95%) MCSA
5 2 (1.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) ISEB
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.30%) ISO 14001
1 2 (1.30%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (5.19%) Docker
2 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Vendors
1 37 (24.03%) Oracle
2 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.60%) Tableau
3 4 (2.60%) Xamarin
4 3 (1.95%) Apteco
4 3 (1.95%) Sage
4 3 (1.95%) SAP
5 2 (1.30%) Adobe
5 2 (1.30%) Remedy
6 1 (0.65%) Sybase
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