Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Lead SQL Server Developer was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Lead SQL Server Developer
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1181 1178 1211
Rank change year-on-year -3 +33 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead SQL Server Developer 22 46 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.025% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 18 42 66
UK median annual salary £71,250 £62,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.00% +9.65% +9.09%
10th Percentile £58,500 £41,325 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £74,775 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +11.11%

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 172542 183486 211561
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 138422 153547 175640
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Lead SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead SQL Server Developer in the UK

Lead SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Lead SQL Server Developer in the UK

Lead SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead SQL Server Developer over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Lead SQL Server Developer in the UK

Lead SQL Server Developer
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lead SQL Server Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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
England +38 22 £71,250 +14.00% 2
London +20 16 £82,500 +26.92% 1
South East +44 6 £65,000 +13.04%
UK excluding London +12 6 £65,000 +8.33% 1

Lead SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Lead SQL Server 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 featuring Lead SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) SQL
3 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (59.09%) Finance
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
7 10 (45.45%) .NET
8 9 (40.91%) OLAP
8 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (40.91%) ETL
8 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (40.91%) QlikView
8 9 (40.91%) Kimball Methodology
8 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 8 (36.36%) Analytics
9 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
9 8 (36.36%) MDX
10 7 (31.82%) Degree
10 7 (31.82%) Tableau
10 7 (31.82%) Scrum
10 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
10 7 (31.82%) OLTP
10 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (31.82%) Coaching
10 7 (31.82%) Power BI

Lead SQL Server 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) CMS
1 3 (13.64%) EPiServer
1 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
1 3 (13.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (40.91%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.64%) npm
3 3 (13.64%) Office 365
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (63.64%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (59.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (40.91%) OLAP
5 9 (40.91%) QlikView
6 7 (31.82%) OLTP
6 7 (31.82%) Power BI
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (27.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (18.18%) Big Data
8 4 (18.18%) Data Lake
9 3 (13.64%) Couchbase
9 3 (13.64%) MongoDB
9 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
10 2 (9.09%) HDInsight
10 2 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (9.09%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (13.64%) Bower
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) gulp
2 3 (13.64%) Karma Test Runner
2 3 (13.64%) Mocha
2 3 (13.64%) Protractor
2 3 (13.64%) Selenium
2 3 (13.64%) Sinon.JS
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 6 (27.27%) Banking
2 6 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 3 (13.64%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Front Office
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) MDX
3 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) Backbone.js
4 3 (13.64%) Chai
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
4 3 (13.64%) CSS3
4 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
4 3 (13.64%) Gherkin
4 3 (13.64%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) HTML5
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) LESS
4 3 (13.64%) MEAN Stack
4 3 (13.64%) RESTful
4 3 (13.64%) Sass
4 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (9.09%) WCF
5 2 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Cloud Native
2 3 (13.64%) Tandem
2 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (40.91%) ETL
3 9 (40.91%) Kimball Methodology
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
5 7 (31.82%) Coaching
5 7 (31.82%) Scrum
6 6 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (22.73%) Fund Management
7 5 (22.73%) MVC
8 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 4 (18.18%) Data Strategy
8 4 (18.18%) Mathematics
9 3 (13.64%) DevOps
9 3 (13.64%) Marketing Automation
9 3 (13.64%) Microservices
9 3 (13.64%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
4 6 (27.27%) C#
4 6 (27.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) R
5 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Degree
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCITP
2 6 (27.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Tableau
2 6 (27.27%) RedGate
3 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.64%) Marketo
4 3 (13.64%) Sitecore
5 2 (9.09%) Hortonworks