The table below looks at the statistics for the Database Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 158 158 149
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 5 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.33% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.35% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Database Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2956 3452 3079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.57% 94.81% 95.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1898 2241 2021
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Database Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Database Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Database Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Database Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Database Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Database Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh 0 2 - -
Glasgow +7 1 - -
Database Developer
UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (40.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) UNIX
6 2 (20.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Big Data
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (10.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Sybase
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft