Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 23 November 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 299 242
Rank change year-on-year +34 -57 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 74 48 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.72% 0.44% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.45% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 73 40 106
South West median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £29,350 £31,025 £30,625
90th Percentile £47,250 £43,975 £50,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 10021 10579 11485
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 96.97% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8298 8927 9726
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 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in the South West

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in the South West

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in the South West

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the South West region over the 6 months to 23 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
Bristol -6 25 £32,500 -23.53% 3
Somerset +3 18 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Devon +21 16 £37,500 +15.38%
Wiltshire +4 6 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire +32 3 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Dorset - 3 £35,000 -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 43 (58.11%) SQL
3 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 38 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (51.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (45.95%) .NET
7 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
8 28 (37.84%) ETL
9 25 (33.78%) C#
9 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
9 25 (33.78%) MVC
10 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
12 19 (25.68%) CSS
13 18 (24.32%) HTML
14 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
14 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
15 15 (20.27%) Data Warehouse
15 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (20.27%) AngularJS
16 14 (18.92%) Entity Framework
16 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
16 14 (18.92%) QlikView
17 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
17 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (17.57%) Data Visualisation
17 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills

SQL Server 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 5 (6.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.35%) IIS
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) SMS
2 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 38 (51.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (20.27%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (18.92%) QlikView
5 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (6.76%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (5.41%) MS Access
9 4 (5.41%) NoSQL
9 4 (5.41%) Power BI
9 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (4.05%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
10 3 (4.05%) SSDT
11 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
12 1 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.35%) CouchDB
12 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Advertising
3 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.41%) Electronics
4 4 (5.41%) Marketing
4 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) .NET
2 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET
3 19 (25.68%) CSS
4 18 (24.32%) HTML
5 15 (20.27%) AngularJS
6 14 (18.92%) .NET Framework
6 14 (18.92%) Entity Framework
7 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (8.11%) HTML5
10 6 (8.11%) Web Services
11 5 (6.76%) XML
12 4 (5.41%) Classic ASP
12 4 (5.41%) RESTful
13 3 (4.05%) .NET Core
13 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Core
13 3 (4.05%) jQuery
13 3 (4.05%) WCF
14 2 (2.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (14.86%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.05%) Clustering
3 3 (4.05%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.70%) Android
2 2 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 28 (37.84%) ETL
3 25 (33.78%) MVC
4 23 (31.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (21.62%) Visualisation
6 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (17.57%) Data Analysis
6 13 (17.57%) Data Visualisation
7 12 (16.22%) Data Modelling
8 11 (14.86%) Customer Requirements
8 11 (14.86%) TDD
9 9 (12.16%) Scrum
10 4 (5.41%) Analytical Thinking
10 4 (5.41%) BDD
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.41%) DevOps
10 4 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.41%) Programme Management
10 4 (5.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.11%) SQL
2 29 (39.19%) T-SQL
3 25 (33.78%) C#
4 21 (28.38%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) PHP
6 4 (5.41%) Java
6 4 (5.41%) VBA
7 3 (4.05%) VB
8 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Remedy
2 4 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) Twitter
4 1 (1.35%) Cognos
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) VMware