Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland 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.

Senior SQL Developer
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 217 191 232
Rank change year-on-year -26 +41 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 9 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% 0.44% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.46% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Scotland median annual salary £47,000 £48,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.59% +30.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £42,100 £43,225 £32,500
90th Percentile £49,500 £54,250 £46,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5454 4995 6058
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.93% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3495 3103 3893
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,738 £27,025 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior SQL Developer in Scotland

Senior SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior SQL Developer in Scotland

Senior SQL Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -16 4 - -
Glasgow -28 4 £47,000 -1.05%
Lothian - 1 £43,000 -
Senior SQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Senior 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 Scotland region featuring Senior SQL Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 6 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Banking
4 4 (44.44%) jQuery
4 4 (44.44%) VB
4 4 (44.44%) XML
5 2 (22.22%) MCAD
5 2 (22.22%) MCSD
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) NUnit
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell

Senior SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (11.11%) SAS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) Moq
1 2 (22.22%) NUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
2 4 (44.44%) WCF
2 4 (44.44%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) OOD
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Scorecard
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) MCAD
1 2 (22.22%) MCSD
1 2 (22.22%) MCTS
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MicroStrategy