The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £45,000 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 Server Developer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 91 98
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 16 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.31% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +43.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

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 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 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (92.31%) T-SQL
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (80.77%) ETL
5 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (73.08%) Integration Testing
6 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
6 19 (73.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (73.08%) System Integration Testing
7 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (69.23%) Tableau
7 18 (69.23%) Project Management
7 18 (69.23%) Finance
8 6 (23.08%) SQL
8 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (15.38%) QA
9 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
9 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
10 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (7.69%) Degree
11 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (7.69%) MVC
11 2 (7.69%) HTML
11 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
11 2 (7.69%) CSS
11 2 (7.69%) REST
11 2 (7.69%) SDLC
11 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server 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 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (84.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (73.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
6 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (3.85%) Big Data
8 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (3.85%) MariaDB
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) Laravel
2 1 (3.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) ETL
2 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (73.08%) Integration Testing
2 19 (73.08%) System Integration Testing
3 18 (69.23%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) T-SQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) C#
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Tableau
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