The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
England / West Midlands
Rank 205 198 172
Rank change year-on-year -7 -26  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 8 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.72% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 44 42
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.28% -2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  

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 5918 4877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.87% 96.37% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3768 4813 4169
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 Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in the West Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in the West Midlands

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in the West Midlands

SQL Server 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 Server Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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 -3 4 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Birmingham -10 3 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £37,500 - 1
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (73.91%) SQL
3 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
4 15 (65.22%) .NET
5 12 (52.17%) C#
6 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
10 6 (26.09%) XPath
10 6 (26.09%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (17.39%) jQuery
12 4 (17.39%) Finance
12 4 (17.39%) OLTP
12 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (13.04%) Coaching
13 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
13 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling

SQL Server 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 2 (8.70%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) OPENHousing
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) OLTP
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (8.70%) SQL CLR
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (4.35%) Power BI
8 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
8 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 6 (26.09%) XML
4 4 (17.39%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (4.35%) Classic ASP
5 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) LINQ
5 1 (4.35%) WCF
5 1 (4.35%) Web Services
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
5 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) iPhone
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) OOD
4 3 (13.04%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (4.35%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (4.35%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (4.35%) DevOps
6 1 (4.35%) Scrum
6 1 (4.35%) SOLID
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) T-SQL
3 12 (52.17%) C#
4 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (26.09%) XPath
6 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Capita
3 1 (4.35%) Telerik
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago