The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

SQL Server Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 217 177
Rank change year-on-year +9 -40  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 24 22 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.36% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.37% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22 13 41
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £48,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 4998 5922 5498
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.90% 96.23% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4230 4644 4558
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,250
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 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 27 June 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 27 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 +18 13 £40,000 - 1
Solihull -1 4 £40,000 -1.23%
Staffordshire +15 2 £53,750 +34.37% 1
Herefordshire -7 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -7 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (87.50%) SQL
3 26 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
8 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
9 16 (50.00%) .NET
9 16 (50.00%) C#
10 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
12 12 (37.50%) Tableau
12 12 (37.50%) ETL
13 11 (34.38%) Retail
13 11 (34.38%) Legal
13 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (34.38%) Kimball Methodology
13 11 (34.38%) MDX
13 11 (34.38%) QlikView
13 11 (34.38%) Power BI
13 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
15 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
16 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
16 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (12.50%) Google
17 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
17 4 (12.50%) Quality Management

SQL Server 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 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) OpenEdge
3 1 (3.13%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Google Play
3 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (81.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (71.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (46.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (34.38%) Power BI
6 11 (34.38%) QlikView
7 8 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (12.50%) OLTP
10 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (34.38%) Legal
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) MDX
3 3 (9.38%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) Classic ASP
4 2 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 2 (6.25%) LINQ
4 2 (6.25%) LINQ to SQL
4 2 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) Backbone.js
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) iPhone
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (40.63%) Mentoring
3 12 (37.50%) ETL
4 11 (34.38%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (12.50%) MVC
6 4 (12.50%) QMS
6 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 4 (12.50%) UML
7 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.13%) DevOps
7 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (3.13%) Server Building
7 1 (3.13%) SOLID
7 1 (3.13%) Statistics
7 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
3 16 (50.00%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) Tableau
3 4 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Telerik
5 1 (3.13%) Cognos
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