The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Senior SQL Developer
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 620 589 621
Rank change year-on-year -31 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 261 364 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.39% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 233 329 327
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £38,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior SQL Developer in the UK

Senior SQL Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -50 239 £55,000 +4.76% 40
London -10 93 £65,000 +1.96% 18
South East +27 52 £47,500 -9.52% 8
Yorkshire -20 34 £45,000 - 5
West Yorkshire +9 26 £45,000 - 4
North West -33 24 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Manchester -24 22 £60,000 +48.14% 2
Bradford +5 18 £45,000 - 1
Berkshire +16 16 £50,000 -28.57%
City of London +3 15 £60,000 -11.11% 5
West Sussex +17 13 £52,500 -8.69% 2
East Midlands +12 12 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Scotland +7 11 £43,000 -21.81% 1
South West -3 9 £47,500 +11.76% 2
South Wales +24 8 £40,000 +17.64%
Cardiff +16 8 £40,000 +17.64%
Wales +12 8 £40,000 +17.64%
Leicestershire -2 8 £60,000 +25.65%
West Midlands +15 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Glasgow +13 7 £51,000 -
Leicester -2 7 £60,000 +14.28%
Surrey +19 6 £44,000 -16.19% 2
Milton Keynes -10 6 £45,000 -
East of England -11 6 £53,250 +1.42% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 6 £45,000 -
Hammersmith -17 6 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Poole - 6 £43,750 - 2
Worthing - 6 £60,000 -
Kent - 6 £42,500 - 2
Dorset - 6 £43,750 - 2

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 482 (93.77%) SQL
2 352 (68.48%) SQL Server
3 231 (44.94%) .NET
4 230 (44.75%) C#
5 209 (40.66%) T-SQL
6 195 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
7 169 (32.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 163 (31.71%) Microsoft
9 158 (30.74%) JavaScript
10 141 (27.43%) MVC
11 131 (25.49%) Finance
12 126 (24.51%) ASP.NET
13 125 (24.32%) HTML
13 125 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
14 114 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 110 (21.40%) Java
16 106 (20.62%) ETL
17 102 (19.84%) AngularJS
18 100 (19.46%) Data Warehouse
19 99 (19.26%) CSS
20 84 (16.34%) jQuery
21 82 (15.95%) SQL Server 2012
22 80 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
23 79 (15.37%) XML
24 78 (15.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 74 (14.40%) Scrum
26 67 (13.04%) Degree
27 66 (12.84%) .NET Framework
27 66 (12.84%) TDD
27 66 (12.84%) Banking

Senior 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.53%) CMS
3 11 (2.14%) Confluence
4 8 (1.56%) IIS
4 8 (1.56%) Sitefinity
5 7 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.17%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (1.17%) WebLogic
7 5 (0.97%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.78%) Apache
8 4 (0.78%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.58%) JBoss
9 3 (0.58%) Mongoose
10 2 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.39%) DNN
10 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (4.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.33%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.19%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.72%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.36%) Asana
4 4 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon Glacier
5 2 (0.39%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.58%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.39%) SMS
3 1 (0.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (68.48%) SQL Server
2 169 (32.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 114 (22.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 100 (19.46%) Data Warehouse
5 82 (15.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 78 (15.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (10.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (6.61%) Power BI
9 27 (5.25%) SQL Server 2014
10 25 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
11 24 (4.67%) SQL Server 2016
12 23 (4.47%) Relational Database
13 22 (4.28%) Big Data
14 21 (4.09%) NoSQL
15 16 (3.11%) Oracle Database
16 15 (2.92%) MySQL
17 11 (2.14%) DTS
18 10 (1.95%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
18 10 (1.95%) Oracle Database 12c
19 9 (1.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 43 (8.37%) Git (software)
2 41 (7.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (7.39%) Visual Studio
4 31 (6.03%) Selenium
5 28 (5.45%) NUnit
6 22 (4.28%) JIRA
7 19 (3.70%) Subversion
8 15 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 13 (2.53%) gulp
10 11 (2.14%) Maven
11 9 (1.75%) NuGet
12 8 (1.56%) ERwin
12 8 (1.56%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.56%) Moq
13 7 (1.36%) MSTest
13 7 (1.36%) SpecFlow
14 6 (1.17%) NCover
15 5 (0.97%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (0.97%) SonarQube
General
1 131 (25.49%) Finance
2 66 (12.84%) Banking
3 40 (7.78%) Retail
4 18 (3.50%) Back Office
5 13 (2.53%) Investment Banking
5 13 (2.53%) Legal
6 9 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.36%) Marketing
8 4 (0.78%) Digital Economy
9 3 (0.58%) Advertising
9 3 (0.58%) Games
9 3 (0.58%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (44.94%) .NET
2 126 (24.51%) ASP.NET
3 125 (24.32%) HTML
4 102 (19.84%) AngularJS
5 99 (19.26%) CSS
6 84 (16.34%) jQuery
7 80 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 79 (15.37%) XML
9 66 (12.84%) .NET Framework
10 58 (11.28%) Web Services
11 55 (10.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 55 (10.70%) WCF
12 49 (9.53%) Spring
13 39 (7.59%) REST
14 37 (7.20%) HTML5
15 33 (6.42%) JSON
15 33 (6.42%) SOAP
16 32 (6.23%) Oracle ADF
17 29 (5.64%) XSLT
18 28 (5.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.75%) Computer Science
2 28 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (3.89%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 12 (2.33%) User Experience
7 11 (2.14%) Fintech
8 10 (1.95%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.36%) W3C
11 6 (1.17%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.17%) Replication
12 5 (0.97%) Clustering
12 5 (0.97%) iPad
12 5 (0.97%) Reinsurance
13 4 (0.78%) Credit Risk
14 3 (0.58%) NHS
15 2 (0.39%) Fixed Income
15 2 (0.39%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.28%) Windows
2 34 (6.61%) Linux
3 12 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.95%) Unix
5 3 (0.58%) Android
6 2 (0.39%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (37.94%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (27.43%) MVC
3 125 (24.32%) Business Intelligence
4 106 (20.62%) ETL
5 74 (14.40%) Scrum
6 66 (12.84%) TDD
7 63 (12.26%) Mentoring
8 61 (11.87%) Web Development
9 57 (11.09%) SDLC
10 48 (9.34%) Software Engineering
11 43 (8.37%) Continuous Integration
12 42 (8.17%) Mathematics
13 39 (7.59%) OO
13 39 (7.59%) SOLID
14 36 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (6.03%) Data Modelling
16 29 (5.64%) E-Commerce
17 27 (5.25%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (5.06%) Unit Testing
19 23 (4.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 482 (93.77%) SQL
2 230 (44.75%) C#
3 209 (40.66%) T-SQL
4 158 (30.74%) JavaScript
5 110 (21.40%) Java
6 34 (6.61%) VB.NET
7 26 (5.06%) PL/SQL
8 17 (3.31%) Python
9 13 (2.53%) C++
10 12 (2.33%) VBA
11 11 (2.14%) VB
12 10 (1.95%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (1.75%) PHP
14 5 (0.97%) R
15 4 (0.78%) C
15 4 (0.78%) Perl
16 3 (0.58%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.58%) Scala
17 2 (0.39%) Ruby
17 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 67 (13.04%) Degree
2 15 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.39%) MCSD
6 1 (0.19%) MCAD
6 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.28%) QA
2 11 (2.14%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.17%) SEPA
4 3 (0.58%) SLA
5 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.78%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.56%) Puppet
2 6 (1.17%) Opsview
3 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.19%) Control-M
Vendors
1 163 (31.71%) Microsoft
2 62 (12.06%) Oracle
3 19 (3.70%) Tableau
4 17 (3.31%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.14%) IBM
6 9 (1.75%) Splunk
7 6 (1.17%) GoldenSource
7 6 (1.17%) Sybase
8 5 (0.97%) Cognos
9 3 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
10 2 (0.39%) SAP
10 2 (0.39%) Sun
10 2 (0.39%) Telerik
10 2 (0.39%) Twitter
11 1 (0.19%) Apigee
11 1 (0.19%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.19%) Google
11 1 (0.19%) Remedy
11 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Venquis Limited
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + 50-60% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Witney, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Fantastic Benefits & Working Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Salary: £70k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 48000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Direct Resource Services Ltd
Salary: £0 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago