Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 22 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 77 96
Rank change year-on-year -31 +19 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 42 63 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.82% 2.91% 2.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 3.01% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 36
Glasgow median annual salary £35,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.54% +16.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £46,625 £52,850 £46,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £41,250 £37,250
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.74% -0.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2213 2090 2450
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.49% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1164 1580
Glasgow median annual salary £46,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Glasgow

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Glasgow region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
3 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
5 19 (45.24%) C#
6 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
8 15 (35.71%) .NET
9 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (28.57%) MVC
11 11 (26.19%) OO
11 11 (26.19%) Degree
12 10 (23.81%) TDD
12 10 (23.81%) Subversion
13 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
13 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
13 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (19.05%) Oracle
15 7 (16.67%) MCTS
15 7 (16.67%) QA
15 7 (16.67%) NUnit
15 7 (16.67%) Banking
15 7 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
15 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
15 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (4.76%) Apache
1 2 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (38.10%) Relational Database
5 14 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (9.52%) MS Access
9 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
10 2 (4.76%) TKPROF
11 1 (2.38%) Big Data
11 1 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (2.38%) Power BI
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Subversion
2 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.67%) Moq
2 7 (16.67%) NUnit
2 7 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (14.29%) JUnit
3 6 (14.29%) tSQLt
4 5 (11.90%) Maven
5 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.76%) JIRA
6 2 (4.76%) PhpStorm
6 2 (4.76%) Toad
7 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (4.76%) Ajax
4 2 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (4.76%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) NHibernate
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.38%) Spring
5 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.38%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
1 2 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) MVC
3 11 (26.19%) OO
4 10 (23.81%) TDD
5 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 7 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (16.67%) OOD
7 6 (14.29%) Database Optimisation
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.90%) Investment Management
9 4 (9.52%) Open Source
9 4 (9.52%) Process Improvement
9 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) Workflow
10 3 (7.14%) ETL
10 3 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) T-SQL
3 19 (45.24%) C#
4 7 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 5 (11.90%) Java
6 4 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.76%) PHP
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) MCAD
2 7 (16.67%) MCSD
2 7 (16.67%) MCTS
2 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Basel III
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Informatica
4 1 (2.38%) Cognos
4 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com