The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 88 92 72
Rank change year-on-year +4 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 138 181 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.92% 2.94% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.02% 3.05% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 129 159 172
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

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 4575 5932 4964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.89% 96.39% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3785 4827 4246
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in the West Midlands

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in the West Midlands

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 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
Birmingham +9 43 £37,500 -5.42% 10
Staffordshire +6 36 £37,500 +5.63% 5
Worcestershire +8 15 £35,000 +6.06% 5
Warwickshire +16 10 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Shropshire -3 8 £40,000 +42.85% 1
Solihull -4 7 £33,000 -27.07% 1
Herefordshire - 5 £45,000 -
Walsall +17 4 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Coventry +4 4 £45,000 +25.00%
West Bromwich -3 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Sutton Coldfield -4 1 £25,000 -39.39%
Halesowen - 1 £24,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 218 (97.32%) SQL
2 147 (65.63%) SQL Server
3 146 (65.18%) .NET
4 110 (49.11%) C#
5 96 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 86 (38.39%) JavaScript
7 85 (37.95%) ASP.NET
8 82 (36.61%) HTML
9 75 (33.48%) CSS
10 71 (31.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 70 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
12 64 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 61 (27.23%) MVC
14 54 (24.11%) Data Warehouse
15 52 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 49 (21.88%) jQuery
17 47 (20.98%) VB.NET
18 41 (18.30%) Microsoft
19 39 (17.41%) Web Development
20 38 (16.96%) MySQL
21 37 (16.52%) VB
21 37 (16.52%) OO
22 35 (15.63%) Visual Studio
23 32 (14.29%) XML
24 29 (12.95%) .NET Framework
24 29 (12.95%) AngularJS
25 28 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
26 26 (11.61%) TDD
27 25 (11.16%) Ajax
27 25 (11.16%) Agile Software Development

SQL 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 8 (3.57%) CMS
2 5 (2.23%) SAS
3 2 (0.89%) Drupal
3 2 (0.89%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.45%) IIS
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.34%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.45%) OPENHousing
2 1 (0.45%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.45%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.34%) SaaS
3 2 (0.89%) GitHub
3 2 (0.89%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.45%) HTTP
1 1 (0.45%) Internet
1 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 71 (31.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (24.11%) Data Warehouse
5 52 (23.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (16.96%) MySQL
7 28 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (11.16%) SQL Server 2012
9 19 (8.48%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (5.80%) Power BI
12 12 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (4.02%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (3.57%) Data Mart
14 8 (3.57%) Oracle Database
14 8 (3.57%) Relational Database
15 7 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (2.23%) MongoDB
16 5 (2.23%) NoSQL
16 5 (2.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 35 (15.63%) Visual Studio
2 12 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.23%) Subversion
4 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 4 (1.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (1.34%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.45%) Mercurial
General
1 21 (9.38%) Retail
2 19 (8.48%) Finance
3 7 (3.13%) Electronics
4 4 (1.79%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.45%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (65.18%) .NET
2 85 (37.95%) ASP.NET
3 82 (36.61%) HTML
4 75 (33.48%) CSS
5 49 (21.88%) jQuery
6 32 (14.29%) XML
7 29 (12.95%) .NET Framework
7 29 (12.95%) AngularJS
8 25 (11.16%) Ajax
9 24 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (9.82%) Web Services
11 21 (9.38%) WPF
12 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (8.93%) WCF
13 19 (8.48%) Entity Framework
14 16 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 14 (6.25%) WinForms
16 13 (5.80%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (5.36%) HTML5
17 12 (5.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.70%) Mobile App
2 11 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 5 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.23%) Replication
5 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.79%) IVR
6 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
6 2 (0.89%) iPad
6 2 (0.89%) iPhone
6 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.38%) Windows
2 13 (5.80%) Android
3 11 (4.91%) Apple iOS
4 8 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.89%) Linux
7 1 (0.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (27.23%) MVC
3 39 (17.41%) Web Development
4 37 (16.52%) OO
5 26 (11.61%) TDD
6 25 (11.16%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (8.93%) OOP
8 19 (8.48%) ETL
9 13 (5.80%) Data Modelling
9 13 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (5.36%) OOD
11 11 (4.91%) Migration
12 10 (4.46%) Web Application Development
13 9 (4.02%) Change Management
13 9 (4.02%) Logistics
13 9 (4.02%) Project Management
13 9 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.57%) Asset Management
14 8 (3.57%) Incident Management
15 7 (3.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 218 (97.32%) SQL
2 110 (49.11%) C#
3 96 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 86 (38.39%) JavaScript
5 47 (20.98%) VB.NET
6 37 (16.52%) VB
7 12 (5.36%) Java
8 11 (4.91%) C
9 9 (4.02%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.13%) Ruby
10 7 (3.13%) VB6
11 6 (2.68%) XPath
12 3 (1.34%) PHP
13 1 (0.45%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) COBOL
13 1 (0.45%) Delphi
13 1 (0.45%) Progress 4GL
13 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (8.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.89%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.34%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 41 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.25%) Oracle
3 9 (4.02%) Cognos
4 5 (2.23%) SAP
4 5 (2.23%) Telerik
5 3 (1.34%) IBM
6 2 (0.89%) Google
6 2 (0.89%) iManage
7 1 (0.45%) Capita
7 1 (0.45%) HP
7 1 (0.45%) IDERA
7 1 (0.45%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.45%) RedGate
7 1 (0.45%) Tableau
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