The median annual salary for a Senior SQL Developer was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 146 153 159
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior SQL Developer 11 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.41% 0.31% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Median salary £43,000 £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.81% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior SQL Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +5 7 £51,000 -
Lothian - 4 £43,000 -
Senior SQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
3 20 (90.91%) T-SQL
4 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) XML
9 5 (22.73%) .NET
9 5 (22.73%) C#
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (18.18%) SDLC
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) jQuery
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (18.18%) Banking
10 4 (18.18%) VB
11 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (9.09%) Subversion
11 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
12 1 (4.55%) Gradle
12 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
12 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
12 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
12 1 (4.55%) Line Management
12 1 (4.55%) Spring

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 19 (86.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (68.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.55%) OLAP
8 1 (4.55%) OLTP
8 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Ant
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Gradle
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Moq
2 1 (4.55%) NUnit
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) .NET
1 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
1 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) jQuery
2 4 (18.18%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.55%) JMS
3 1 (4.55%) JSON
3 1 (4.55%) REST
3 1 (4.55%) SOAP
3 1 (4.55%) Spring
3 1 (4.55%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.55%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 4 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
4 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (4.55%) ETL
4 1 (4.55%) Line Management
4 1 (4.55%) OO
4 1 (4.55%) OOD
4 1 (4.55%) TDD
4 1 (4.55%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (90.91%) T-SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
4 4 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) MCAD
1 1 (4.55%) MCSD
1 1 (4.55%) MCTS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
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