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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 19 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 4 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 17.14% 6.35% 22.68%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.64% 10.26% 28.95%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 18
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +20.12%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
53 39 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 75.71% 61.90% 78.35%
Number of salaries quoted 43 17 63
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

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 11 February 2016, 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 15 (51.72%) Windows
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
4 12 (41.38%) Scrum
5 11 (37.93%) XML
5 11 (37.93%) C#
5 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
5 11 (37.93%) High Availability
5 11 (37.93%) SDLC
6 10 (34.48%) Perl
6 10 (34.48%) JIRA
7 9 (31.03%) Android
8 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (27.59%) Android Development
8 8 (27.59%) iOS Development
8 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
8 8 (27.59%) Mobile Development
8 8 (27.59%) Java
9 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (24.14%) Python
9 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
9 7 (24.14%) IIS
9 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
9 7 (24.14%) Selenium
9 7 (24.14%) Ruby
9 7 (24.14%) Cegedim Rx
9 7 (24.14%) Gherkin
9 7 (24.14%) ATDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (24.14%) IIS
1 7 (24.14%) Jetty
1 7 (24.14%) Tomcat
1 7 (24.14%) WebLogic
2 5 (17.24%) JBoss
3 3 (10.34%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (13.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) DHCP
1 3 (10.34%) DNS
1 3 (10.34%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.34%) InfiniBand
1 3 (10.34%) LDAP
1 3 (10.34%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) MySQL
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) JIRA
2 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 7 (24.14%) Selenium
3 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Hudson
5 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.34%) Trac
6 1 (3.45%) MSTest
6 1 (3.45%) NUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (3.45%) WinDbg
General
1 2 (6.90%) Banking
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Software Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Test Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Software Tester
3 7 (24.14%) Software Testing Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Test Engineer
3 7 (24.14%) Tester
3 7 (24.14%) Testing Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Software Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Software Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.34%) DBA
5 3 (10.34%) Information Security Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Security Specialist
5 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (37.93%) XML
2 7 (24.14%) Gherkin
3 6 (20.69%) CSS
3 6 (20.69%) HTML
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
5 3 (10.34%) LAMP
5 3 (10.34%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (10.34%) Web Services
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) J2SE
6 2 (6.90%) Java EE
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) Servlets
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.45%) LINQ
7 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
7 1 (3.45%) WCF
7 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Grid Computing
1 3 (10.34%) Health Informatics
1 3 (10.34%) Informatics
1 3 (10.34%) Life Science
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
1 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
1 3 (10.34%) Private Cloud
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Android
3 8 (27.59%) Apple iOS
4 4 (13.79%) Linux
5 3 (10.34%) CentOS
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (3.45%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) Scrum
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) High Availability
3 11 (37.93%) SDLC
4 8 (27.59%) Android Development
4 8 (27.59%) iOS Development
4 8 (27.59%) Mobile Development
5 7 (24.14%) ATDD
5 7 (24.14%) Automation Testing
5 7 (24.14%) BDD
5 7 (24.14%) Manual Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Performance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Security Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
6 4 (13.79%) Logistics
6 4 (13.79%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) C#
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 10 (34.48%) Perl
3 8 (27.59%) Java
4 7 (24.14%) Python
4 7 (24.14%) Ruby
5 3 (10.34%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C
6 1 (3.45%) Embedded C++
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) Degree
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSE
3 3 (10.34%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) GPFS
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Nagios
1 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (10.34%) Puppet
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Cegedim Rx
3 3 (10.34%) Brocade
3 3 (10.34%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) Dell
3 3 (10.34%) IBM
3 3 (10.34%) Opsware
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Remedy
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Atmel