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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.35% 30.99% 23.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 36.67% 35.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £42,500 £38,997 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% +29.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £25,250 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,599 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
23 60 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 50.00% 84.51% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 13
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 £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 October 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 9 (45.00%) C#
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Games
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
4 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (20.00%) PHP
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
6 3 (15.00%) Replication
6 3 (15.00%) Python
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
6 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (15.00%) Node.js
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (15.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (10.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MySQL
2 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (25.00%) Games
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) LINQ
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Sinatra
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) LESS
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile Games
1 3 (15.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Social Gaming
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Analytics
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 4 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Python
5 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) OCP
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco