The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 73 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 27 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.12% 1.09% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 1.15% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 27
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £27,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
SQL 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
1210 1309 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.98% 95.41% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 813 847 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SQL 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 SQL Developer in their job title.

1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 19 (54.29%) .NET
4 18 (51.43%) C#
5 16 (45.71%) Finance
6 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
8 10 (28.57%) Oracle
9 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
9 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
10 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
10 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
10 8 (22.86%) MVC
10 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
10 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (20.00%) HTML
11 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 7 (20.00%) CSS
12 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
12 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (14.29%) XML
14 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
14 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
14 4 (11.43%) Oracle 11i
14 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited SQL 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 SQL Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle 11i
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Oracle Database
5 8 (22.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) NUnit
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (11.43%) Subversion
2 3 (8.57%) JDeveloper
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) CSS
3 7 (20.00%) HTML
4 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (11.43%) NancyFx
6 4 (11.43%) NHibernate
6 4 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) jQuery
8 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.86%) HTML5
8 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.86%) Equities
3 1 (2.86%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.86%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Android
2 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) MVC
3 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.43%) Logical Data Model
4 4 (11.43%) Physical Data Model
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Migration
7 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) SQL
2 18 (51.43%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 8 (22.86%) JavaScript
6 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.71%) PHP
7 2 (5.71%) VB
7 2 (5.71%) VB6
8 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) MCSA
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.71%) Tableau
4 1 (2.86%) Google