Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Database Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 313 320 273
Rank change year-on-year +7 -47 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 12 22 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 46
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -15.58%
10th Percentile £28,250 £22,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £43,250 £43,750 £40,875
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -13.89%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9662 11010 10558
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.17% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7945 8725 8776
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured Database Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Database Developer in the West Midlands

Database Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Database Developer in the West Midlands

Database Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Database Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Database Developer in the West Midlands

Database Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 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
Birmingham +23 4 £41,500 +14.48% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £35,000 -
Wolverhampton +2 2 £34,500 -
Staffordshire +2 2 £32,000 -8.57%
Database Developer
England

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Database 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 West Midlands region featuring Database Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (25.00%) Data Mart
7 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 3 (25.00%) Redis
8 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (16.67%) Microservices
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) C#
8 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 2 (16.67%) Web Services
8 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project

Database Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (25.00%) Data Mart
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL
4 3 (25.00%) Redis
5 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (8.33%) Power BI
5 1 (8.33%) QlikView
5 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) XSD
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Data Integration
2 3 (25.00%) SDLC
2 3 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Logistics
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) RedGate