What does a SQL Developer do?

SQL developers develop SQL databases and write the applications that interface with them. They often design tables, store procedures, views, and functions. The development process usually consists of design tables, storing procedures, views, and functions. They create custom reports and modify user forms to enhance organizational productivity. Sometimes they design databases and ensure their stability, reliability, and performance.

SQL developers must develop high-quality database solutions to implement and optimize with stored procedures and functions using T SQL. They review and interpret ongoing business report requirements and research the required data. They build appropriate and effective reporting deliverables with existing SQL and analyze existing SQL queries for performance improvements. They investigate exceptions concerning asset movements. SQL developers need a bachelor's degree or master's degree in computer science, engineering, a related subject, and excellent knowledge of HTML and JavaScript, T SQL programming, and transparent data encryption.

EducationBachelor's Degree
Work/Life Balance
3.8 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.8 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

SQL Developer Salaries

Average Base Pay

$88,938 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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$65K
Median: $89K
$121K
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SQL Developer Career Path

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SQL Developer
$88,938/yr
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SQL Developer Insights

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Auditime Information SystemsAuditime Information Systems
SQL Developer
Oct 22, 2020

“Although you leave anytime you have to pay 10% advanced bonus which is ridiculous.”

MastercardMastercard
SQL Developer
Aug 20, 2021

“all good and best work place to work and you will learn alot”

SSS
SQL Developer
Jun 5, 2021

“Good work and best mutual communications”

CVS HealthCVS Health
SQL Developer
Dec 3, 2020

“Good work and life balance”

Multiplier SolutionsMultiplier Solutions
SQL Database Developer
Aug 27, 2021

“Good place to learn and grow in career.”

Pension Protection FundPension Protection Fund
Senior SQL Server Developer
Dec 11, 2020

“Good work and life balance.”

ConsilioConsilio
SQL/ETL Developer
Sep 16, 2020

“Good place to learn and grow.”

TCSTCS
SQL Developer
Feb 22, 2021

“Job security is the best”

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