Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Server Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Lothian during the 6 months to 21 November 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 20 26
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Server Developer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.12% 3.53% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 3.61% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11% -13.10%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,300 £30,750
90th Percentile £38,750 £38,700 £32,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +1.35% -1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. 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
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies in West Lothian with a recognized job title 88 83 139
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 97.65% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 51 70 88
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.67% +12.00%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,775 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

SQL Server Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Developer in West Lothian

SQL Server Developer
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for SQL Server Developer in West Lothian

SQL Server Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 West Lothian region featuring SQL Server Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation

SQL Server 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft