The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunfermline region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 5.26% 20.83% 10.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 45.45% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.77%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
SQL Server
Fife

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunfermline region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dunfermline
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunfermline 31.58% 45.83% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 5
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -36.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dunfermline region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dunfermline

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dunfermline

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dunfermline

SQL Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Dunfermline

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HND
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) FMCG
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dunfermline by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunfermline region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Classic ASP
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) HND
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft