The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 7 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 10.00% 12.50% 14.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% 31.82% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 37
Median salary £43,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
13 22 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 43.33% 39.29% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 97
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -18.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,250 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SQL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SQL Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Aberdeen region with a requirement for SQL.

1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Cognos
3 4 (57.14%) ERP
3 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 4 (57.14%) Essbase
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (57.14%) Hyperion Smart View
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
3 4 (57.14%) Anaplan
3 4 (57.14%) Hyperion Planning
3 4 (57.14%) SAP BPC
3 4 (57.14%) System Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) HFM
3 4 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Presales

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (57.14%) HFM
1 4 (57.14%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (57.14%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 4 (57.14%) Essbase
3 4 (57.14%) Hyperion Smart View
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (57.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Hyperion Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Software Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
1 4 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
1 4 (57.14%) ERP
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (57.14%) Presales
1 4 (57.14%) System Testing
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Anaplan
3 4 (57.14%) Cognos
3 4 (57.14%) Hyperion
3 4 (57.14%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) VMware