Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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

SQL Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 85 81
Rank change year-on-year -63 -4 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 84 199 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.75% 3.01% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 3.09% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 179 221
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,000 £32,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.41% +6.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,670 6,450 7,123
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.25% 97.65% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,925 5,491 6,150
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +2.44%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in West Yorkshire

SQL Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -41 56 £40,000 -4.76% 21
Bradford +27 10 £38,750 -8.82% 3
Ilkley - 5 £38,500 - 1
Wakefield -3 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Brighouse +1 2 £32,500 -23.53%
Huddersfield -6 2 £23,500 -37.33% 2
Wetherby -9 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Pudsey - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 78 (92.86%) SQL
2 73 (86.90%) SQL Server
3 61 (72.62%) .NET
3 61 (72.62%) C#
4 46 (54.76%) MVC
5 43 (51.19%) Microsoft
6 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
7 34 (40.48%) ASP.NET
8 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (34.52%) .NET Framework
10 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (28.57%) Entity Framework
11 24 (28.57%) T-SQL
12 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (23.81%) Unit Testing
14 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 19 (22.62%) Software Engineering
15 16 (19.05%) TDD
15 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (17.86%) ETL
16 15 (17.86%) Pair Programming
16 15 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
16 15 (17.86%) BDD
16 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
17 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
17 13 (15.48%) OO
18 12 (14.29%) .NET Core
19 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (1.19%) CMS
1 1 (1.19%) IIS
1 1 (1.19%) SAS
1 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.57%) SaaS
3 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.19%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (86.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (29.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (7.14%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.95%) MySQL
8 5 (5.95%) Power BI
8 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.19%) JIRA
5 1 (1.19%) NUnit
5 1 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.19%) Banking
2 1 (1.19%) Billing
2 1 (1.19%) Finance
2 1 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) .NET
2 34 (40.48%) ASP.NET
3 29 (34.52%) .NET Framework
4 24 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (14.29%) .NET Core
7 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
8 8 (9.52%) jQuery
9 7 (8.33%) Vue.js
10 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (7.14%) HTML
10 6 (7.14%) React
11 5 (5.95%) CSS
12 4 (4.76%) XML
12 4 (4.76%) XSD
13 3 (3.57%) ADO.NET
14 2 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (2.38%) Node.js
14 2 (2.38%) Web Services
14 2 (2.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.38%) User Experience
6 1 (1.19%) Replication
6 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.19%) Solaris
2 1 (1.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) MVC
2 30 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (23.81%) Unit Testing
4 19 (22.62%) Software Engineering
5 16 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (19.05%) TDD
6 15 (17.86%) BDD
6 15 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
6 15 (17.86%) ETL
6 15 (17.86%) Pair Programming
7 13 (15.48%) OO
8 11 (13.10%) E-Commerce
8 11 (13.10%) Scrum
9 5 (5.95%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.95%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.76%) ERP
10 4 (4.76%) Microservices
10 4 (4.76%) Migration
10 4 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.76%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 78 (92.86%) SQL
2 61 (72.62%) C#
3 41 (48.81%) JavaScript
4 24 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.95%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.57%) Java
6 3 (3.57%) Python
7 2 (2.38%) VB
7 2 (2.38%) VBA
8 1 (1.19%) C++
8 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.19%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.57%) DBS Check
1 3 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.57%) GDPR
2 3 (3.57%) HL7
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 43 (51.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.90%) Sitecore
3 9 (10.71%) Tableau
4 6 (7.14%) Oracle
5 5 (5.95%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.19%) Splunk