The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 23.88% 16.22% 20.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 29.09% 22.22% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 4
Average salary £30,000 £40,995 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.81% +26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,950 £43,696 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
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 Dundee region.

Programming Languages Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
55 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 82.09% 72.97% 73.53%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 18
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Dundee region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Salary Trend in Dundee

SQL
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dundee

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 12 (41.38%) C#
2 11 (37.93%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) .NET
4 9 (31.03%) MySQL
5 8 (27.59%) Java
5 8 (27.59%) Games
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Ruby
6 7 (24.14%) PHP
6 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
6 7 (24.14%) Windows
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) Subversion
7 6 (20.69%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
8 5 (17.24%) Python
8 5 (17.24%) Workflow
8 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
8 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) CSS
9 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
10 3 (10.34%) Perl
10 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
10 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
10 3 (10.34%) Oracle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (10.34%) Apache
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon S3
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (6.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) MySQL
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 2 (6.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) FishEye
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (27.59%) Games
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Tester
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.90%) DBA
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Software Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Junior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.45%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET
3 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 4 (13.79%) HTML5
3 4 (13.79%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) LESS
4 3 (10.34%) Sinatra
4 3 (10.34%) Web Services
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (10.34%) LINQ
4 3 (10.34%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) XML
6 1 (3.45%) LAMP
6 1 (3.45%) Zend Framework
6 1 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mobile Games
1 3 (10.34%) Replication
1 3 (10.34%) Social Gaming
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 7 (24.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) UNIX
4 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Workflow
2 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
3 3 (10.34%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (10.34%) Web Development
3 3 (10.34%) Software Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) User Stories
3 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (6.90%) Database Security
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (6.90%) Change Control
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Analytics
4 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
4 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.90%) Scrum
4 2 (6.90%) UML
5 1 (3.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) Java
2 8 (27.59%) Ruby
3 7 (24.14%) PHP
4 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) Python
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 2 (6.90%) C++
7 2 (6.90%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) OCP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) Facebook
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Zend