The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

SQL Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 92 71
Rank change year-on-year +19 -21  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 184 170 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.61% 2.75% 3.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.72% 2.85% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 157 141 188
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 4945 5959 5550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.92% 96.30% 96.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4190 4681 4627
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 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
Birmingham +21 57 £45,000 +28.57% 4
Shropshire +11 32 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Staffordshire -10 22 £37,500 - 4
Coventry +9 21 £31,000 -13.28% 3
Warwickshire +17 17 £24,000 -20.00% 1
Solihull - 15 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -8 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Walsall +7 5 £40,775 -7.32%
West Bromwich +3 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Herefordshire -9 1 £40,000 -
Halesowen - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 310 (98.73%) SQL
2 214 (68.15%) .NET
3 189 (60.19%) SQL Server
4 160 (50.96%) C#
5 144 (45.86%) T-SQL
6 134 (42.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 128 (40.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 118 (37.58%) JavaScript
9 115 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
10 106 (33.76%) ASP.NET
11 105 (33.44%) CSS
12 104 (33.12%) HTML
13 93 (29.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 86 (27.39%) Microsoft
15 84 (26.75%) MVC
15 84 (26.75%) VB.NET
16 74 (23.57%) Data Warehouse
17 64 (20.38%) jQuery
18 61 (19.43%) Retail
19 56 (17.83%) MySQL
20 54 (17.20%) VB
21 53 (16.88%) Web Development
22 50 (15.92%) AngularJS
23 46 (14.65%) Visual Studio
24 44 (14.01%) SQL Server 2008
25 42 (13.38%) .NET Framework
25 42 (13.38%) Windows
26 41 (13.06%) ASP.NET Web API
27 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
28 38 (12.10%) OO

SQL 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 16 (5.10%) SAS
2 7 (2.23%) CMS
3 6 (1.91%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.64%) IIS
4 2 (0.64%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.32%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 15 (4.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.32%) Exstream
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.64%) Google Play
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.50%) ATM
2 1 (0.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (60.19%) SQL Server
2 134 (42.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 128 (40.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (29.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 74 (23.57%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (17.83%) MySQL
7 44 (14.01%) SQL Server 2008
8 31 (9.87%) Power BI
9 24 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
10 22 (7.01%) SQL Server 2014
11 21 (6.69%) QlikView
12 19 (6.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (4.78%) Relational Database
14 6 (1.91%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (1.59%) MongoDB
15 5 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (1.27%) NoSQL
16 4 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (14.65%) Visual Studio
2 18 (5.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.32%) Mercurial
General
1 61 (19.43%) Retail
2 37 (11.78%) Finance
3 22 (7.01%) Electronics
4 14 (4.46%) Legal
5 7 (2.23%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Law
7 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 2 (0.64%) Front Office
7 2 (0.64%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Billing
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (68.15%) .NET
2 106 (33.76%) ASP.NET
3 105 (33.44%) CSS
4 104 (33.12%) HTML
5 64 (20.38%) jQuery
6 50 (15.92%) AngularJS
7 42 (13.38%) .NET Framework
8 41 (13.06%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (10.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (9.24%) HTML5
11 27 (8.60%) CSS3
11 27 (8.60%) WCF
12 25 (7.96%) Ajax
13 24 (7.64%) WPF
14 23 (7.32%) Entity Framework
15 22 (7.01%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (6.05%) Web Services
17 18 (5.73%) XML
18 17 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (4.78%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.69%) Replication
2 16 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.18%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.87%) Client/Server
4 9 (2.87%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.59%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.64%) iPad
8 2 (0.64%) iPhone
9 1 (0.32%) FMCG
9 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.38%) Windows
2 24 (7.64%) Android
3 22 (7.01%) Apple iOS
4 12 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.64%) Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (36.62%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (26.75%) MVC
3 53 (16.88%) Web Development
4 40 (12.74%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (12.10%) ETL
5 38 (12.10%) OO
6 28 (8.92%) E-Commerce
7 27 (8.60%) TDD
8 23 (7.32%) Change Management
9 22 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
10 20 (6.37%) Project Management
11 19 (6.05%) Web Application Development
12 16 (5.10%) OOP
13 14 (4.46%) Kimball Methodology
14 13 (4.14%) Business Continuity
14 13 (4.14%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.14%) Statistics
15 12 (3.82%) Incident Management
15 12 (3.82%) Validation
16 11 (3.50%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (98.73%) SQL
2 160 (50.96%) C#
3 144 (45.86%) T-SQL
4 118 (37.58%) JavaScript
5 84 (26.75%) VB.NET
6 54 (17.20%) VB
7 27 (8.60%) C
8 22 (7.01%) Ruby
8 22 (7.01%) VB6
9 13 (4.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 13 (4.14%) Java
10 7 (2.23%) PHP
11 5 (1.59%) VBA
12 4 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.27%) PowerShell
13 3 (0.96%) C++
13 3 (0.96%) R
14 1 (0.32%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 14 (4.46%) Degree
2 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.32%) MCSD
3 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.87%) SLA
2 4 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.23%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 86 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.10%) Tableau
3 14 (4.46%) Oracle
4 13 (4.14%) Cognos
5 10 (3.18%) iManage
6 6 (1.91%) SAP
7 3 (0.96%) Google
7 3 (0.96%) IBM
8 2 (0.64%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Sybase
9 1 (0.32%) Telerik
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £43,500 to £49,500 per annum + benefits inc pension, 25 days hol
Posted: 2 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £43600 - £49500 per annum + (DOE) Pens, 5w hols, DIS
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: Yesterday
Ludlow, Shropshire
Axica Recruitment
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago