Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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 West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 198 84
Rank change year-on-year +51 -114 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 209 146 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.03% 1.34% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.38% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 188 128 355
South West median annual salary £35,500 £38,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.79% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £48,000 £50,000
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 West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10043 10599 11397
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.53% 96.99% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8318 8956 9646
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 West

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

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 6 months to 22 November 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 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
Dorset +39 56 £32,500 -23.53% 6
Somerset +7 46 £38,500 -2.53% 3
Bristol -14 38 £32,500 -18.75% 5
Devon +23 29 £37,500 +12.78% 2
Gloucestershire +29 22 £42,500 +6.25%
Wiltshire +3 13 £36,250 -3.33%
Cornwall -2 2 - -
SQL Developer
England

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

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 West region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 178 (85.17%) SQL
2 150 (71.77%) SQL Server
3 108 (51.67%) .NET
4 106 (50.72%) C#
5 93 (44.50%) Microsoft
6 86 (41.15%) JavaScript
7 81 (38.76%) MVC
8 80 (38.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 79 (37.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 78 (37.32%) ASP.NET
11 75 (35.89%) HTML
11 75 (35.89%) T-SQL
11 75 (35.89%) Business Intelligence
12 68 (32.54%) CSS
13 51 (24.40%) ETL
14 48 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 47 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
16 38 (18.18%) XML
17 36 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 34 (16.27%) Team Foundation Server
19 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
20 30 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
21 26 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 26 (12.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 26 (12.44%) QlikView
22 25 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
23 23 (11.00%) .NET Framework
23 23 (11.00%) NUnit
23 23 (11.00%) Visual Studio
24 22 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 11 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.31%) IIS
3 7 (3.35%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.91%) nginx
5 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 36 (17.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.44%) SaaS
4 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.96%) GitHub
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.74%) Internet
2 5 (2.39%) SMS
3 3 (1.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (71.77%) SQL Server
2 80 (38.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 79 (37.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (14.35%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (12.44%) QlikView
5 26 (12.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (11.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
7 22 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 21 (10.05%) Power BI
9 15 (7.18%) Crystal Reports
10 13 (6.22%) Relational Database
11 10 (4.78%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
12 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2016
13 7 (3.35%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (2.87%) MS Access
14 6 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (2.39%) RDBMS
16 4 (1.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (16.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (11.00%) NUnit
2 23 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 13 (6.22%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.87%) Subversion
5 5 (2.39%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.91%) Gradle
6 4 (1.91%) Maven
6 4 (1.91%) Mockito
7 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.48%) JUnit
7 1 (0.48%) Toad
7 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (9.57%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Manufacturing
2 14 (6.70%) Marketing
3 11 (5.26%) Electronics
3 11 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.31%) Banking
4 9 (4.31%) Retail
5 8 (3.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (51.67%) .NET
2 78 (37.32%) ASP.NET
3 75 (35.89%) HTML
4 68 (32.54%) CSS
5 48 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 38 (18.18%) XML
7 31 (14.83%) AngularJS
8 23 (11.00%) .NET Framework
9 22 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (9.57%) Entity Framework
10 20 (9.57%) jQuery
11 19 (9.09%) Web Services
12 17 (8.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (6.70%) HTML5
14 11 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (5.26%) WCF
15 10 (4.78%) Ajax
16 9 (4.31%) Spring
17 8 (3.83%) Hibernate
18 7 (3.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.78%) Data Structures
2 10 (4.78%) NHS
3 7 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (2.87%) Digital Media
4 6 (2.87%) FMCG
4 6 (2.87%) IPTV
4 6 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.39%) Renewable Energy
6 3 (1.44%) Clustering
6 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
6 3 (1.44%) User Experience
6 3 (1.44%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.96%) Fintech
8 1 (0.48%) AS400
8 1 (0.48%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.78%) Windows
2 9 (4.31%) Linux
3 2 (0.96%) Android
3 2 (0.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (38.76%) MVC
2 75 (35.89%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (24.40%) ETL
4 47 (22.49%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (10.53%) Scrum
7 21 (10.05%) Web Development
8 20 (9.57%) Data Modelling
9 18 (8.61%) Software Engineering
9 18 (8.61%) Visualisation
10 17 (8.13%) Data Analysis
11 16 (7.66%) SDLC
12 15 (7.18%) Data Visualisation
13 14 (6.70%) Digital Marketing
14 13 (6.22%) Mentoring
15 12 (5.74%) TDD
16 11 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
16 11 (5.26%) Programme Management
16 11 (5.26%) Unit Testing
17 9 (4.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 178 (85.17%) SQL
2 106 (50.72%) C#
3 86 (41.15%) JavaScript
4 75 (35.89%) T-SQL
5 16 (7.66%) Java
6 15 (7.18%) PHP
6 15 (7.18%) VB
7 10 (4.78%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.39%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.39%) VBA
9 4 (1.91%) C++
9 4 (1.91%) Groovy
10 3 (1.44%) VBScript
11 2 (0.96%) Delphi
11 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.48%) Python
12 1 (0.48%) RPG
12 1 (0.48%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 13 (6.22%) Degree
2 6 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.48%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Docker
2 4 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 93 (44.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.26%) SAP
3 6 (2.87%) Xamarin
4 4 (1.91%) Cognos
4 4 (1.91%) Remedy
4 4 (1.91%) VMware
5 3 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.44%) Tableau
6 2 (0.96%) IBM
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle
6 2 (0.96%) Twitter
7 1 (0.48%) RedGate