The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 124 139 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 17 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.75% 0.58% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.62% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 4
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -2.53%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  

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 2187 2757 2952
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 96.01% 94.81% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1793 1823
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,964
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 23 March 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 23 March 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 -3 10 £40,000 +5.26% 1
West Lothian -4 4 £33,000 -14.28%
Glasgow +23 3 £28,750 -28.12%
SQL Server Developer
UK

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
4 19 (63.33%) ETL
5 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (46.67%) Finance
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (43.33%) Tableau
9 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
9 13 (43.33%) Project Management
9 13 (43.33%) System Integration Testing
10 12 (40.00%) SQL
11 9 (30.00%) .NET
12 8 (26.67%) C#
13 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
14 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
14 5 (16.67%) CSS
14 5 (16.67%) ETL Development
15 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
15 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
15 4 (13.33%) MVC
16 3 (10.00%) HTML
16 3 (10.00%) Web Services
16 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (63.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (46.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (3.33%) OLAP
7 1 (3.33%) OLTP
7 1 (3.33%) Power BI
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 5 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) WCF
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.33%) CSS3
4 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) ETL
2 15 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
3 13 (43.33%) Project Management
3 13 (43.33%) System Integration Testing
4 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) ETL Development
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
6 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Content Management
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Dashboard Development
9 1 (3.33%) Data Mapping
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) T-SQL
2 12 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Tableau
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
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