Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -11 -7 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 50 89 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.19% 7.09% 7.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.30% 7.27% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 30 78 80
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.19% -8.57%
10th Percentile £27,775 £27,250 £23,350
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £44,550
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £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 1164 1225 1190
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.65% 97.61% 98.27%
Number of salaries quoted 935 1083 1028
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Stoke-on-Trent 0 25 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Tamworth +1 19 - - 1
Lichfield -2 4 £40,000 +14.29%
SQL Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL
2 46 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 41 (82.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (78.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (72.00%) T-SQL
6 34 (68.00%) .NET
7 33 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
8 28 (56.00%) C#
9 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
10 19 (38.00%) Business Analysis
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
13 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
13 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
14 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (14.00%) Power BI
15 6 (12.00%) WPF
15 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
16 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
17 4 (8.00%) SDLC
17 4 (8.00%) WCF
17 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
17 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
17 4 (8.00%) OLTP
18 3 (6.00%) Database Security
18 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
19 2 (4.00%) SOLID

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) iTrent
1 1 (2.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (82.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 39 (78.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (14.00%) Power BI
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (8.00%) OLTP
8 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (4.00%) MySQL
10 2 (4.00%) QlikView
11 1 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.00%) WPF
4 4 (8.00%) WCF
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) HTML
5 2 (4.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (38.00%) Business Analysis
3 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Database Security
9 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 2 (4.00%) High Availability
9 2 (4.00%) Line Management
9 2 (4.00%) Microservices
9 2 (4.00%) MVC
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (4.00%) Project Management
9 2 (4.00%) SOLID
9 2 (4.00%) TDD
10 1 (2.00%) Data Governance
10 1 (2.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) SQL
2 36 (72.00%) T-SQL
3 28 (56.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.00%) Tableau