Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 90 73
Rank change year-on-year -46 -17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 97 193 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.79% 2.95% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 3.03% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 82 183 261
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,325 £33,150 £29,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,250 £53,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% +5.26%

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 5,252 6,370 7,593
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 97.48% 98.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,344 5,384 6,491
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

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 October 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 October 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 -41 58 £40,000 -5.88% 17
Bradford +8 15 £38,500 -14.44% 3
Castleford - 6 £47,500 - 1
Huddersfield - 4 £30,500 -
Wakefield -8 3 £36,000 +10.77% 5
Brighouse - 2 £32,500 - 1
Halifax -1 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Wetherby -7 1 £35,000 -21.35%
Ilkley - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 83 (85.57%) SQL
2 77 (79.38%) SQL Server
3 66 (68.04%) .NET
3 66 (68.04%) C#
4 46 (47.42%) MVC
5 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
6 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
7 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
8 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
10 24 (24.74%) T-SQL
11 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (22.68%) Business Intelligence
11 22 (22.68%) .NET Framework
12 21 (21.65%) Unit Testing
13 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (18.56%) Entity Framework
14 18 (18.56%) TDD
15 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.53%) BDD
16 16 (16.49%) Domain-Driven Design
16 16 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
16 16 (16.49%) Pair Programming
17 14 (14.43%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (14.43%) HTML
17 14 (14.43%) CSS
18 13 (13.40%) ETL
18 13 (13.40%) Tableau

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 3 (3.09%) IIS
2 1 (1.03%) SAS
2 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (9.28%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.09%) SaaS
4 1 (1.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (79.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 19 (19.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (14.43%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (9.28%) MySQL
6 7 (7.22%) Power BI
6 7 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.06%) QlikView
10 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (10.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.03%) JIRA
5 1 (1.03%) NUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Subversion
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (9.28%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Law
2 4 (4.12%) Legal
3 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.09%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (68.04%) .NET
2 34 (35.05%) ASP.NET
3 22 (22.68%) .NET Framework
3 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (18.56%) Entity Framework
5 14 (14.43%) CSS
5 14 (14.43%) HTML
6 12 (12.37%) .NET Core
7 7 (7.22%) Web Services
8 6 (6.19%) SignalR
9 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
9 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (5.15%) jQuery
9 5 (5.15%) REST
9 5 (5.15%) XML
10 4 (4.12%) WinForms
10 4 (4.12%) XSD
11 3 (3.09%) ADO.NET
11 3 (3.09%) SOAP
12 2 (2.06%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.49%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.06%) User Experience
6 1 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Unix
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.42%) MVC
2 26 (26.80%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (22.68%) Business Intelligence
4 21 (21.65%) Unit Testing
5 18 (18.56%) TDD
6 17 (17.53%) BDD
6 17 (17.53%) Software Engineering
7 16 (16.49%) Domain-Driven Design
7 16 (16.49%) Pair Programming
8 13 (13.40%) ETL
9 11 (11.34%) OO
10 8 (8.25%) Scrum
11 7 (7.22%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
12 6 (6.19%) Mobile Development
13 4 (4.12%) Analytics
13 4 (4.12%) Coaching
13 4 (4.12%) DevOps
13 4 (4.12%) Migration
14 3 (3.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 83 (85.57%) SQL
2 66 (68.04%) C#
3 43 (44.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (24.74%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.28%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.25%) VB
7 5 (5.15%) Java
8 4 (4.12%) VB6
9 3 (3.09%) VBA
10 1 (1.03%) Delphi
10 1 (1.03%) Java 8
10 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.03%) R
10 1 (1.03%) XPath
10 1 (1.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
2 2 (2.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 44 (45.36%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) Tableau
3 6 (6.19%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.19%) Xamarin
4 4 (4.12%) Alteryx
4 4 (4.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.03%) Splunk
5 1 (1.03%) Sun
5 1 (1.03%) VMware