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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.00% 29.17% 29.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.52% 35.59% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
21 59 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 52.50% 81.94% 72.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13 42 27
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,088
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Games
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (10.00%) DTS
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Junior
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) LINQ
3 1 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Home Automation
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) User Stories
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Web Development
2 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Brio
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco