The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Database Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 103 110 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 2 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.065% 1.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.068% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Database Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1340 1475 1147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.97% 95.47% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 870 968 698
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Database Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Database Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Database Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Database Developer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) C#
6 1 (14.29%) Network Design
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (14.29%) .NET
6 1 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Database Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Database Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PL/SQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle