Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 93 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 -53 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 187 213 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.71% 2.94% 6.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 3.01% 6.38%
Number of salaries quoted 168 197 523
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%

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 6,738 7,085 8,648
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.60% 97.87% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5,767 6,175 7,155
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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 -2 125 £40,000 -5.88% 15
Halifax +28 17 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Huddersfield +4 11 £37,500 -25.00% 4
Bradford -26 7 £42,500 +6.25%
Wakefield +4 6 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Castleford - 4 £39,000 - 1
Brighouse - 2 £42,500 - 1
Wetherby +7 1 £45,000 -5.26% 1
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, 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.

1 170 (90.91%) SQL
2 126 (67.38%) SQL Server
3 88 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (45.99%) .NET
5 85 (45.45%) C#
6 81 (43.32%) T-SQL
7 78 (41.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 57 (30.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 53 (28.34%) Visual Studio
10 48 (25.67%) Business Intelligence
11 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
11 46 (24.60%) MVC
12 44 (23.53%) Finance
13 42 (22.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 40 (21.39%) SDLC
15 37 (19.79%) Oracle
16 35 (18.72%) WCF
17 34 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (17.65%) Web Services
19 32 (17.11%) .NET Framework
20 31 (16.58%) ETL
21 29 (15.51%) PL/SQL
21 29 (15.51%) Oracle APEX
22 27 (14.44%) Data Modelling
23 26 (13.90%) ASP.NET
23 26 (13.90%) Scrum
23 26 (13.90%) WPF
24 24 (12.83%) SQL Server 2012
24 24 (12.83%) JavaScript
25 23 (12.30%) Software Engineering

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 2 (1.07%) CMS
1 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
1 2 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.53%) EPiServer
2 1 (0.53%) IIS
2 1 (0.53%) Kentico
2 1 (0.53%) SAS
2 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (67.38%) SQL Server
2 78 (41.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 57 (30.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (22.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 34 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 24 (12.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (7.49%) SQL Server 2014
8 12 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (5.35%) Power BI
10 9 (4.81%) MySQL
11 8 (4.28%) Relational Database
12 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.21%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 5 (2.67%) QlikView
14 3 (1.60%) Snowflake Schema
15 1 (0.53%) Base SAS
15 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 1 (0.53%) SAS Enterprise Guide
15 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 53 (28.34%) Visual Studio
2 29 (15.51%) Oracle APEX
3 12 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.21%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.60%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.07%) JUnit
6 2 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.53%) JIRA
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 44 (23.53%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Retail
3 10 (5.35%) Advertising
4 5 (2.67%) Law
5 3 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.07%) Games
6 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (45.99%) .NET
2 35 (18.72%) WCF
3 33 (17.65%) Web Services
4 32 (17.11%) .NET Framework
5 26 (13.90%) ASP.NET
5 26 (13.90%) WPF
6 21 (11.23%) REST
7 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (8.02%) SOAP
9 13 (6.95%) HTML
9 13 (6.95%) jQuery
10 11 (5.88%) XML
11 10 (5.35%) CSS
12 9 (4.81%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (2.67%) AngularJS
15 4 (2.14%) Ajax
16 3 (1.60%) React
16 3 (1.60%) Spring
17 2 (1.07%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.28%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.21%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.21%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.67%) Replication
6 3 (1.60%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.53%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.07%) Linux
1 2 (1.07%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (25.67%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (24.60%) MVC
4 40 (21.39%) SDLC
5 31 (16.58%) ETL
6 27 (14.44%) Data Modelling
7 26 (13.90%) Scrum
8 23 (12.30%) Software Engineering
9 20 (10.70%) ERP
10 15 (8.02%) Data Visualisation
10 15 (8.02%) Sequence Diagram
10 15 (8.02%) SOA
10 15 (8.02%) UML
10 15 (8.02%) Visualisation
10 15 (8.02%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.35%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.81%) Data Integration
12 9 (4.81%) Migration
12 9 (4.81%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.74%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 170 (90.91%) SQL
2 85 (45.45%) C#
3 81 (43.32%) T-SQL
4 29 (15.51%) PL/SQL
5 24 (12.83%) JavaScript
6 8 (4.28%) Java
6 8 (4.28%) VB
7 5 (2.67%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.60%) XAML
9 2 (1.07%) PHP
9 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) VBA
10 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (3.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
1 1 (0.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 46 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 37 (19.79%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) SAP
4 5 (2.67%) Tableau
4 5 (2.67%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.14%) Talend
6 2 (1.07%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.07%) Teradata
7 1 (0.53%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.53%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com