The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Development Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Development Specialist
Rank - 104 88
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Specialist 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.14% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -18.75%
Development Specialist
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
1436 1422 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.67% 96.34% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 978 931 758
Average salary £41,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Development Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Development Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Development Specialist
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Development Specialist Salary Trend in Edinburgh