The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 164 156
Rank change year-on-year +40 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 27 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.00% 0.21% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.22% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 9
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +32.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £39,700 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £49,650 £53,300 £42,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 2547 2773 2964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 93.99% 96.55% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6339 5534 7080
Median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.13% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,500 £64,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in Scotland

SQL Server Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server Developer in Scotland over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server Developer in Scotland

SQL Server 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 SQL Server Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 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
Edinburgh +6 17 £45,000 -3.22% 1
Glasgow +13 9 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £55,000 -
SQL Server Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) T-SQL
3 32 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
6 24 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (52.27%) ETL
8 22 (50.00%) SQL
9 21 (47.73%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (45.45%) Finance
11 19 (43.18%) System Integration Testing
11 19 (43.18%) Integration Testing
11 19 (43.18%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (40.91%) Tableau
12 18 (40.91%) Project Management
13 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (20.45%) .NET
14 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
15 8 (18.18%) MVC
15 8 (18.18%) C#
16 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (15.91%) QA
17 5 (11.36%) Subversion
17 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
17 5 (11.36%) Degree
17 5 (11.36%) SDLC
18 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
18 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
18 4 (9.09%) HTML

SQL Server 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 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (54.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (29.55%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (20.45%) Relational Database
7 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.27%) Big Data
9 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.27%) MariaDB
9 1 (2.27%) MySQL
9 1 (2.27%) OLAP
9 1 (2.27%) OLTP
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) JUnit
3 3 (6.82%) tSQLt
4 2 (4.55%) Maven
4 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Moq
5 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 20 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Back Office
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 4 (9.09%) CSS
2 4 (9.09%) HTML
3 3 (6.82%) jQuery
3 3 (6.82%) WCF
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) Laravel
5 1 (2.27%) Symfony
5 1 (2.27%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
1 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) ETL
2 21 (47.73%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (43.18%) Integration Testing
3 19 (43.18%) System Integration Testing
4 18 (40.91%) Project Management
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.36%) SDLC
9 3 (6.82%) Database Optimisation
9 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (4.55%) Investment Management
11 1 (2.27%) Coaching
11 1 (2.27%) Data Governance
11 1 (2.27%) Data Mapping
11 1 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
11 1 (2.27%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.27%) Open Source
11 1 (2.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) T-SQL
2 22 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) C#
4 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCAD
3 1 (2.27%) MCSD
3 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.91%) Tableau
3 2 (4.55%) Informatica
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
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