Period
to 21 May 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £36,929 in advertised job vacancies in Aberdeen during the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 2.06% 5.00% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 5.26% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Aberdeen median annual salary £36,929 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.51% -12.50% -20.00%
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen. 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
Aberdeen
Permanent vacancies in Aberdeen with a recognized job title 93 57 67
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.88% 95.00% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 62 46 44
Aberdeen median annual salary £47,250 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.27% +9.32%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,625 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,375 £57,875 £50,525
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.15% +2.35%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Aberdeen

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Aberdeen

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 Aberdeen region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle