The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 3 months to 24 June 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 / West Lothian
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 14 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 7.50% 4.65% 4.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.89% 4.76% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +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 West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38 42 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 95.00% 97.67% 92.86%
Number of salaries quoted 29 27 43
Median salary £36,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in West Lothian

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in West Lothian

SQL Developer
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 24 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
Livingston -2 3 £55,000 -
SQL Developer
Scotland

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Lothian region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Android
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) CSS
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (37.50%) SDLC
2 3 (37.50%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
1 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware