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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Developer
Rank 149 150 141
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Database Developer 5 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.58% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+5.67% -10.75%
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
2947 3802 2995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.94% 94.72% 94.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1863 2487 1777
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 +20 4 £45,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Database Developer
UK

Database Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Banking
4 10 (58.82%) Finance
4 10 (58.82%) Oracle
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
6 6 (35.29%) Retail
7 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (29.41%) Workflow
7 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) C#
7 5 (29.41%) Java
7 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
7 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
8 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (11.76%) MVC
10 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
10 2 (11.76%) MS Office
10 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
10 2 (11.76%) VB.NET

Database Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (5.88%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
1 9 (52.94%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (64.71%) Banking
2 10 (58.82%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (5.88%) jQuery
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) iOS Development
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (5.88%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 13 (76.47%) PL/SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft