Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 55 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 39 45 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.88% 4.28% 7.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 4.39% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 37 27 82
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £34,000 £28,250 £27,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £44,250 £47,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. 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
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies in Staffordshire with a recognized job title 786 1,025 1,245
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.25% 97.43% 97.49%
Number of salaries quoted 647 842 1,102
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,400 £55,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Staffordshire

SQL Developer
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +9 34 £42,500 +21.43% 7
Lichfield +12 1 £23,000 -45.88% 1
Stafford - 1 £40,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £37,500 -
Cannock - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Developer
West Midlands

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Staffordshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 34 (87.18%) T-SQL
4 32 (82.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (53.85%) ETL
7 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (38.46%) Data Development
10 12 (30.77%) .NET
10 12 (30.77%) Cognos
10 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (30.77%) Tableau
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
12 10 (25.64%) Alteryx
12 10 (25.64%) Replication
12 10 (25.64%) Statistics
12 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
13 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (17.95%) Code Optimisation
15 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
15 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
15 7 (17.95%) Data Security
16 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
16 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
16 6 (15.38%) IDERA
17 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 32 (82.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 30 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (12.82%) Power BI
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (5.13%) OLTP
7 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 10 (25.64%) .NET Framework
2 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) Ajax
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) jQuery
4 1 (2.56%) LINQ
4 1 (2.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.56%) WinForms
4 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Replication
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) ETL
2 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (38.46%) Data Development
4 10 (25.64%) Statistics
5 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (17.95%) Capacity Management
6 7 (17.95%) Code Optimisation
6 7 (17.95%) Data Security
6 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
6 7 (17.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
10 2 (5.13%) Coaching
10 2 (5.13%) High Availability
10 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (2.56%) Data Reconciliation
11 1 (2.56%) Metadata Management
11 1 (2.56%) MVVM
11 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 34 (87.18%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Cognos
1 12 (30.77%) Tableau
2 10 (25.64%) Alteryx
3 6 (15.38%) IDERA
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft