The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Server Developer
Rank 144 154 152
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 11 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.18% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.19% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,600 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,600 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +10.66%
SQL Server Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2924 3112 2986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.05% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1980 2122
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,104 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL Server Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer across the Scotland region.

SQL Server Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 7 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 3 £42,500 -
Edinburgh -10 1 £45,000 -3.22%
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) SAP
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
6 3 (21.43%) Migration
6 3 (21.43%) Electronics
6 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 3 (21.43%) DTV
7 2 (14.29%) XQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Replication
7 2 (14.29%) Clustering
7 2 (14.29%) IIS
7 2 (14.29%) CSS

SQL Server Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Server Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Electronics
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) DTV
2 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) SUSE
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
2 3 (21.43%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 5 (35.71%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) XQuery
4 2 (14.29%) XPath
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle