The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 82 79 97
Rank change year-on-year -3 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 10 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.90% 1.13% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.21% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 4
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.79%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +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 1058 1235 1293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.49% 93.42% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 681 832 784
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Edinburgh

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Edinburgh

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, SQL Server 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 Server Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 13 (100.00%) ETL
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (100.00%) Tableau
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 13 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 13 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) ETL
1 13 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 13 (100.00%) Project Management
1 13 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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