The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 62 52 69
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 12 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.93% 4.13% 1.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 4.20% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 32 15
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
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 Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 786 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.37% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 751 718
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Southampton over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Southampton

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 21 (72.41%) .NET
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 14 (48.28%) Web Services
6 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
6 13 (44.83%) Web Development
7 12 (41.38%) CSS
7 12 (41.38%) HTML
7 12 (41.38%) OO
8 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) C++
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.69%) Degree
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (17.24%) MVC
11 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.24%) Power BI
12 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (13.79%) jQuery
12 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
12 4 (13.79%) Big Data

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Power BI
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.90%) MS Access
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Bugzilla
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) Trac
2 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 14 (48.28%) Web Services
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 9 (31.03%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.79%) jQuery
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Core
7 3 (10.34%) ADO.NET
7 3 (10.34%) JSON
7 3 (10.34%) RESTful
7 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (10.34%) WCF
7 3 (10.34%) WPF
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Web Development
2 12 (41.38%) OO
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (17.24%) MVC
5 4 (13.79%) Database Security
5 4 (13.79%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.34%) OOD
6 3 (10.34%) OOP
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) Coaching
7 2 (6.90%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) SQL
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) C++
4 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.90%) Delphi
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle