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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 6 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.86% 14.29% 19.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.67% 30.00% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 20
Median salary £24,000 £37,250 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.57% -8.58%
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
12 20 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 42.86% 47.62% 39.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 54
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 December 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) Economics
4 2 (25.00%) Google
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (25.00%) Adobe
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (25.00%) Flash
4 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) MySQL

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (25.00%) InDesign
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) CSS3
2 2 (25.00%) Flash
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (25.00%) Economics
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Content Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (25.00%) Google
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