The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL 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 SQL Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Developer
Rank 98 112 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 67 46 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.33% 1.46% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 1.53% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 80
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
SQL 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
2733 3000 3813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.09% 95.48% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1877 2483
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 £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

SQL Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

SQL 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 SQL Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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 +5 39 £37,500 - 6
Edinburgh +16 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
West Lothian +2 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £40,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Developer
UK

SQL Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 107 (85.60%) SQL
2 81 (64.80%) SQL Server
3 58 (46.40%) .NET
4 56 (44.80%) C#
4 56 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (43.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (36.80%) SharePoint
8 45 (36.00%) T-SQL
9 39 (31.20%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
11 34 (27.20%) Degree
12 31 (24.80%) MS Excel
13 27 (21.60%) Finance
14 26 (20.80%) Java
15 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
16 23 (18.40%) Computer Science
17 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
18 20 (16.00%) MCSE
18 20 (16.00%) Oracle
18 20 (16.00%) HTML
19 19 (15.20%) CSS
20 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
20 18 (14.40%) Unix
20 18 (14.40%) VB.NET
21 17 (13.60%) Sybase
21 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
21 17 (13.60%) SDLC
22 16 (12.80%) PL/SQL
23 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database

SQL Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 46 (36.80%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (2.40%) IIS
4 2 (1.60%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (24.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.00%) Markit EDM
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (3.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (64.80%) SQL Server
2 55 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 54 (43.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (12.00%) Oracle Database
4 15 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (11.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (10.40%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (8.80%) Oracle Database 10g
8 10 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (5.60%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (5.60%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 5 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (4.00%) Pentaho
11 5 (4.00%) RDBMS
11 5 (4.00%) Relational Database
12 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (2.40%) TKPROF
14 2 (1.60%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 2 (1.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (7.20%) Subversion
1 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.20%) ClearCase
3 4 (3.20%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.20%) NUnit
3 4 (3.20%) Toad
4 3 (2.40%) IntelliJ
4 3 (2.40%) JDeveloper
4 3 (2.40%) JUnit
4 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.60%) JIRA
6 1 (0.80%) PowerBuilder
General
1 27 (21.60%) Finance
2 13 (10.40%) Banking
3 9 (7.20%) Legal
4 4 (3.20%) Marketing
5 3 (2.40%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (46.40%) .NET
2 24 (19.20%) ASP.NET
3 20 (16.00%) HTML
4 19 (15.20%) CSS
5 12 (9.60%) XML
6 8 (6.40%) .NET Framework
7 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.60%) HTML5
8 6 (4.80%) NHibernate
9 5 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 5 (4.00%) Drools
9 5 (4.00%) Pyramid
9 5 (4.00%) XSLT
10 4 (3.20%) Entity Framework
10 4 (3.20%) jQuery
10 4 (3.20%) NancyFx
10 4 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (3.20%) XML Schema
11 3 (2.40%) JSON
11 3 (2.40%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Computer Science
2 18 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (11.20%) Derivative
3 14 (11.20%) Equity Derivative
4 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.80%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.80%) Equities
5 1 (0.80%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.80%) Replication
5 1 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.40%) Unix
2 12 (9.60%) Windows
3 11 (8.80%) Linux
4 4 (3.20%) Android
4 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (31.20%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (13.60%) SDLC
4 12 (9.60%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (9.60%) Scrum
5 11 (8.80%) Asset Management
5 11 (8.80%) MVC
6 9 (7.20%) Data Modelling
6 9 (7.20%) ETL
6 9 (7.20%) TDD
7 6 (4.80%) E-Commerce
7 6 (4.80%) Mobile Application Development
8 5 (4.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (3.20%) Investment Management
9 4 (3.20%) Logical Data Model
9 4 (3.20%) Physical Data Model
9 4 (3.20%) Project Management
9 4 (3.20%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.40%) Analytics
10 3 (2.40%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (85.60%) SQL
2 56 (44.80%) C#
3 45 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 26 (20.80%) Java
5 18 (14.40%) VB.NET
6 17 (13.60%) JavaScript
7 16 (12.80%) PL/SQL
8 10 (8.00%) Python
9 9 (7.20%) C++
10 7 (5.60%) Shell Script
11 5 (4.00%) R
12 1 (0.80%) PHP
12 1 (0.80%) VB
12 1 (0.80%) VB6
12 1 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (27.20%) Degree
2 22 (17.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (16.00%) MCSE
4 2 (1.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.60%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (28.80%) Microsoft
2 20 (16.00%) Oracle
3 17 (13.60%) Sybase
4 3 (2.40%) Thunderhead
4 3 (2.40%) VMware
5 1 (0.80%) Cognos
5 1 (0.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.80%) Tableau
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