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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.88% 8.96% 6.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.54% 30.00% 26.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £29,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £36,500 £94,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
26 20 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 50.98% 29.85% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 46
Median salary £43,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

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

SQL Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) SAP
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos
4 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Essbase
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) System Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (33.33%) HFM
4 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) SAP BPC
4 2 (33.33%) User Stories
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning

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 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (33.33%) HFM
1 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (33.33%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Essbase
3 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
1 1 (16.67%) Economics
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Debian
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) ERP
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) System Testing
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Anaplan
2 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) VMware