Period
to 22 October 2020

The median annual salary for a Graduate SQL Developer was £26,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 October 2020.

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

Graduate SQL Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 686 1032 1126
Rank change year-on-year +346 +94 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate SQL Developer 2 32 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.024% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 2 30 52
Median annual salary £26,250 £25,750 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +7.29% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,225 £21,925 £19,500
90th Percentile £29,475 £39,125 £32,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +13.64% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 46,513 130,847 158,074
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.65% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 38,462 104,430 127,373
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Graduate SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Graduate SQL Developer in the UK

Graduate SQL Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Graduate SQL Developer.

Salary trend for Graduate SQL Developer in the UK

Graduate SQL Developer
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Graduate SQL Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 October 2020. 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
England +348 2 £26,250 +1.94%
UK excluding London +311 1 £22,500 -10.00%
London +243 1 £30,000 -25.00%
North of England +169 1 £22,500 -10.00%
Yorkshire +121 1 £22,500 -10.00%

Graduate SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, Graduate 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 featuring Graduate SQL Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP

Graduate SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree