The median annual salary for a Database Developer was £36,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 196 233 209
Rank change year-on-year +37 -24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 13 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.13% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.14% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.94% +8.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4501 5856 4848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.88% 96.35% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3711 4766 4137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Database Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Database Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 23 March 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
Staffordshire +11 8 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Birmingham - 3 £35,000 - 1
Warwickshire +31 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Database Developer
England

Database Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (72.22%) .NET
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
5 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) C#
6 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 8 (44.44%) VB
7 8 (44.44%) Retail
7 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (22.22%) ETL
11 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
11 3 (16.67%) R
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
12 2 (11.11%) QlikView
12 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Data Management
12 2 (11.11%) Games
12 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
12 2 (11.11%) Web Development
12 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008

Database Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 8 (44.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) DB2
6 2 (11.11%) DTS
6 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (11.11%) QlikView
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (11.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) ETL
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (11.11%) Data Integration
4 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 11 (61.11%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) VB
5 3 (16.67%) R
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle
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