SQL Developer Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming a SQL Developer or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a SQL Developer, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new SQL Developer job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L2

SQL Developer

Alias: Associate Sql Developer
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2 - 4Years of Experience
£47,961Avg. Annual Salary
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12% advanced to

L3

Senior Sql Developer

Alias: Sql Developer III
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2 - 4Years of Experience
£56,904Avg. Annual Salary
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L4

Sql Developer IV

Alias: Lead Sql Developer
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5 - 7Years of Experience
£48,552Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

SQL Developer Career Path

£70K
£63K
£55K
£48K
£40K
L2
L4
Seniority Levels
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Important Skill Sets for the SQL Developer Career Path

SQL Server Integration
Relational Database
SSRS Ssis
MS SQL Server

SQL Developer Career Transitions

Your skills as a sql developer can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as database developer or data warehouse architect, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common sql developer career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.