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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 25 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 37.88% 25.00% 10.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.64% 30.77% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £40,300 £45,497
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
56 52 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 84.85% 81.25% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 39
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,995 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Dundee

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 15 (44.12%) HTML
4 14 (41.18%) CSS
5 12 (35.29%) Java
5 12 (35.29%) Scrum
5 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 11 (32.35%) XML
6 11 (32.35%) CRM
6 11 (32.35%) ERP
7 10 (29.41%) C#
7 10 (29.41%) Logistics
7 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
8 9 (26.47%) TDD
8 9 (26.47%) Project Management
9 8 (23.53%) MySQL
10 7 (20.59%) J2EE
10 7 (20.59%) Servlets
10 7 (20.59%) JBoss
10 7 (20.59%) J2SE
10 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
10 7 (20.59%) Spring
10 7 (20.59%) jQuery
10 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
10 7 (20.59%) Java EE
10 7 (20.59%) REST
10 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (20.59%) SaaS
11 6 (17.65%) Ranorex
11 6 (17.65%) ISTQB

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) SaaS
2 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQLite
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Ranorex
2 5 (14.71%) JMeter
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.88%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (14.71%) Back Office
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Developer
2 16 (47.06%) Software Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) Java Developer
4 7 (20.59%) Java Software Developer
4 7 (20.59%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Specialist
6 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Firmware Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Firmware Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) CSS
3 11 (32.35%) XML
4 7 (20.59%) J2SE
4 7 (20.59%) Hibernate
4 7 (20.59%) Spring
4 7 (20.59%) Java EE
4 7 (20.59%) Servlets
4 7 (20.59%) jQuery
4 7 (20.59%) J2EE
4 7 (20.59%) REST
5 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 2 (5.88%) Qt
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (2.94%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
1 7 (20.59%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) AIX
2 3 (8.82%) Solaris
2 3 (8.82%) UNIX
3 2 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.88%) Android
3 2 (5.88%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (35.29%) Scrum
3 11 (32.35%) CRM
3 11 (32.35%) ERP
4 10 (29.41%) Logistics
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) Project Management
5 9 (26.47%) TDD
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
9 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
9 1 (2.94%) Business Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Analytics
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Coaching
9 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 12 (35.29%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) C++
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.88%) Embedded C++
5 2 (5.88%) Assembly Language
6 1 (2.94%) PHP
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 6 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) QA
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) VMware
1 6 (17.65%) NetSuite
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Atmel
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter