Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Staffordshire during the 6 months to 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 42 52 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 6.56% 4.47% 6.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.65% 4.56% 6.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 33 61
Staffordshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £35,000 £24,450 £26,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,000 £47,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% +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 632 1,140 1,159
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.75% 97.94% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 570 923 1,010
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% +11.43%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,125 £57,500 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 37 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Cannock - 2 £31,250 - 1
Lichfield +10 1 £23,000 -25.20%
Stafford - 1 £40,000 - 1
SQL Developer
West Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (88.10%) T-SQL
3 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 33 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (69.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (61.90%) ETL
7 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (45.24%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (42.86%) Data Development
10 16 (38.10%) Tableau
11 15 (35.71%) Cognos
12 12 (28.57%) Alteryx
13 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (26.19%) Code Optimisation
14 10 (23.81%) Data Security
15 8 (19.05%) Capacity Management
15 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
15 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
16 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
16 7 (16.67%) .NET
17 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
18 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
18 5 (11.90%) Replication
18 5 (11.90%) Statistics
18 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
19 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
19 4 (9.52%) Power BI
20 3 (7.14%) GDPR

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 (2.38%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 33 (78.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 29 (69.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (9.52%) Power BI
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.38%) OLTP
9 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.38%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.38%) Moq
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (11.90%) .NET Framework
2 5 (11.90%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
4 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) REST
4 1 (2.38%) SOAP
4 1 (2.38%) WCF
4 1 (2.38%) Web Services
4 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (11.90%) Replication
4 1 (2.38%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) ETL
2 19 (45.24%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (42.86%) Data Development
4 11 (26.19%) Code Optimisation
4 11 (26.19%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) Data Security
6 8 (19.05%) Capacity Management
6 8 (19.05%) Test Automation
7 5 (11.90%) Statistics
8 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (7.14%) ETL Development
10 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (4.76%) Coaching
10 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
10 2 (4.76%) High Availability
10 2 (4.76%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.76%) MVC
10 2 (4.76%) Project Management
10 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (2.38%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) SQL
2 37 (88.10%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) GDPR
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Tableau
2 15 (35.71%) Cognos
3 12 (28.57%) Alteryx
4 2 (4.76%) IDERA
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft