The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

SQL Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 87 82
Rank change year-on-year +18 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 32 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.62% 0.58% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.76% 0.60% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 7
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -11.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,400 £33,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1158 1158 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.94% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 714 667 838
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (60.00%) SQL
3 29 (58.00%) T-SQL
4 28 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 25 (50.00%) ETL
7 23 (46.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
9 21 (42.00%) Finance
10 19 (38.00%) System Integration Testing
10 19 (38.00%) Integration Testing
11 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (36.00%) Tableau
11 18 (36.00%) Project Management
12 15 (30.00%) .NET
12 15 (30.00%) C#
13 14 (28.00%) SDLC
13 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (14.00%) HTML
15 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
16 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 5 (10.00%) HTML5
17 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
18 4 (8.00%) MVC
18 4 (8.00%) Oracle
18 4 (8.00%) OO
18 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
18 4 (8.00%) VB

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (56.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (52.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (46.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (8.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
8 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (4.00%) SSDT
9 1 (2.00%) Big Data
9 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
9 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.00%) MySQL
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) JIRA
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (42.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) HTML
3 5 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) jQuery
4 2 (4.00%) REST
4 2 (4.00%) WCF
5 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.00%) Laravel
5 1 (2.00%) Middleware
5 1 (2.00%) Symfony
5 1 (2.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Spread Betting
2 1 (2.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.00%) Fintech
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Android
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) ETL
2 22 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (38.00%) Integration Testing
3 19 (38.00%) System Integration Testing
4 18 (36.00%) Project Management
5 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (28.00%) SDLC
6 4 (8.00%) MVC
6 4 (8.00%) OO
7 3 (6.00%) RAD
8 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (2.00%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.00%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.00%) Online Security
9 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.00%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.00%) Time Management
9 1 (2.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (60.00%) SQL
2 29 (58.00%) T-SQL
3 15 (30.00%) C#
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.00%) VB
7 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.00%) VB6
8 2 (4.00%) Java
9 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Tableau
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
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