The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 31 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 11.57% 15.41% 17.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.44% 36.57% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 46
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
90 134 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 33.58% 42.14% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71 92 85
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,750 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL.

1 37 (46.84%) .NET
2 34 (43.04%) C#
3 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
4 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
5 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (26.58%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (26.58%) Oracle
7 17 (21.52%) HTML
8 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
8 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
9 15 (18.99%) Java
10 14 (17.72%) CSS
10 14 (17.72%) Advertising
10 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (17.72%) Degree
11 13 (16.46%) Software Architecture
12 12 (15.19%) jQuery
13 11 (13.92%) Project Planning
13 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
14 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
14 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (11.39%) Web Development
15 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
15 9 (11.39%) Web Services
15 9 (11.39%) Windows
16 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
16 8 (10.13%) OO
16 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
16 8 (10.13%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL also 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 that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.27%) Apache
3 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) OpenWorks
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) Wireless
2 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.27%) CDMA
2 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (41.77%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (17.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.86%) SQLite
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.06%) MySQL
5 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Database
6 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.80%) OLAP
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (2.53%) DB2
7 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.27%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.27%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (17.72%) Advertising
2 3 (3.80%) Dutch Language
2 3 (3.80%) French Language
2 3 (3.80%) Italian Language
2 3 (3.80%) Norwegian Language
2 3 (3.80%) Spanish Language
3 2 (2.53%) Finance
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (58.23%) Developer
2 17 (21.52%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.46%) Analyst
4 9 (11.39%) Web Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.86%) Lead Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Test Analyst
7 6 (7.59%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Web Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.80%) MySQL Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Data Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) OO PHP Developer
9 3 (3.80%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Graduate
9 3 (3.80%) Team Leader
9 3 (3.80%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) PHP Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (46.84%) .NET
2 17 (21.52%) HTML
3 16 (20.25%) ASP.NET
4 14 (17.72%) CSS
5 12 (15.19%) jQuery
6 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
6 9 (11.39%) Web Services
7 8 (10.13%) LINQ
7 8 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (10.13%) LINQ to SQL
8 7 (8.86%) WinForms
9 5 (6.33%) XML
10 3 (3.80%) Ajax
10 3 (3.80%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (3.80%) HTML5
10 3 (3.80%) CSS3
11 2 (2.53%) WAP
11 2 (2.53%) Java EE
12 1 (1.27%) NHibernate
12 1 (1.27%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.66%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.80%) EPoS
4 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.53%) Clustering
4 2 (2.53%) iPad
4 2 (2.53%) iPhone
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) UNIX
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (16.46%) Software Architecture
4 11 (13.92%) Project Planning
5 9 (11.39%) Web Development
6 8 (10.13%) OO
7 7 (8.86%) System Testing
8 6 (7.59%) ERP
8 6 (7.59%) SOA
8 6 (7.59%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.33%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.33%) Data Management
9 5 (6.33%) OOP
10 4 (5.06%) Process Improvement
10 4 (5.06%) Test Automation
10 4 (5.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.06%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.80%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (3.80%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 34 (43.04%) C#
2 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.99%) Java
4 11 (13.92%) VB.NET
5 7 (8.86%) PL/SQL
6 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.06%) PHP
7 2 (2.53%) C
7 2 (2.53%) C++
8 1 (1.27%) Ruby
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) VBA
8 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (17.72%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) ISEB
3 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCITP
5 1 (1.27%) OCPJP
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.27%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.27%) MCSE
5 1 (1.27%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.27%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMP
5 1 (1.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
1 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.27%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) SCCM
1 1 (1.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (26.58%) Oracle
3 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco
3 2 (2.53%) IBM
4 1 (1.27%) Infor
4 1 (1.27%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (1.27%) EMC
4 1 (1.27%) Citrix
4 1 (1.27%) Sun
4 1 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.27%) SAP
4 1 (1.27%) VMware
4 1 (1.27%) Apple
4 1 (1.27%) JD Edwards
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago