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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Developer
Rank 159 147 139
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 14 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.37% 0.26% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.27% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -8.49%
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
3547 2965 2964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 94.64% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2282 1956 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Database Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Database Developer Salary Histogram 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 22 August 2014. 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
Glasgow -15 9 £62,500 +78.57%
Edinburgh -8 5 £40,250 +36.44% 1
Database Developer
UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 24 (70.59%) Oracle
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 17 (50.00%) Finance
5 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
6 15 (44.12%) Java
7 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
8 11 (32.35%) ETL
8 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (29.41%) Pentaho
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
10 9 (26.47%) Data Mart
11 7 (20.59%) MS Access
11 7 (20.59%) RAD
11 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
11 7 (20.59%) VBA
12 6 (17.65%) ODBC
12 6 (17.65%) UNIX
12 6 (17.65%) DTS
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
13 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
13 5 (14.71%) Workflow
13 5 (14.71%) Network Management
13 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
13 5 (14.71%) J2EE
14 4 (11.76%) Informix

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 5 (14.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (29.41%) Pentaho
4 9 (26.47%) Data Mart
5 7 (20.59%) MS Access
6 6 (17.65%) DTS
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (17.65%) Oracle Database
7 4 (11.76%) Informix
8 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.94%) QlikView
9 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.94%) Big Data
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) ProC
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) ODBC
2 5 (14.71%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) jQuery
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) UNIX
2 1 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) ETL
1 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Asset Management
3 7 (20.59%) RAD
4 5 (14.71%) Workflow
4 5 (14.71%) Network Management
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) OO
5 3 (8.82%) OOD
6 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Database Security
6 1 (2.94%) Database Tuning
6 1 (2.94%) Web Development
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 15 (44.12%) Java
4 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
4 7 (20.59%) VBA
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) HND
Systems Management
1 5 (14.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Sybase
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Wall Street Systems
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
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