The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 177 246 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.51% 16.98% 19.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.21% 37.61% 35.79%
Number of salaries quoted 114 162 201
Median salary £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £62,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
533 654 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.69% 45.13% 53.40%
Number of salaries quoted 363 445 559
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

SQL Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL.

1 162 (39.80%) Finance
2 140 (34.40%) Oracle
3 124 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (28.75%) SQL Server
5 100 (24.57%) Business Intelligence
6 99 (24.32%) .NET
7 96 (23.59%) C#
8 94 (23.10%) PL/SQL
9 74 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 67 (16.46%) Java
11 66 (16.22%) JavaScript
12 58 (14.25%) Degree
13 57 (14.00%) Windows
14 56 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
15 54 (13.27%) MS Excel
15 54 (13.27%) HTML
15 54 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
15 54 (13.27%) SAS
16 53 (13.02%) Scrum
17 50 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 48 (11.79%) ASP.NET
18 48 (11.79%) XML
19 46 (11.30%) CSS
19 46 (11.30%) SDLC
20 42 (10.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 41 (10.07%) Banking
21 41 (10.07%) Unix
21 41 (10.07%) Data Modelling
22 40 (9.83%) Oracle Reports
23 36 (8.85%) Oracle Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (13.27%) SAS
2 33 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.70%) Moodle
3 11 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 10 (2.46%) IIS
5 8 (1.97%) Apache
6 7 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.47%) JBoss
7 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.23%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.74%) nginx
10 3 (0.74%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (0.74%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.49%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.25%) Drupal
12 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.46%) MS Office
3 8 (1.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.98%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) MS Project
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (3.93%) Oracle Applications
1 16 (3.93%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 12 (2.95%) Oracle 11i
4 11 (2.70%) Markit EDM
5 10 (2.46%) Sonata
6 8 (1.97%) Sage CRM
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.49%) Line 500
9 2 (0.49%) Sage BI
9 2 (0.49%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.25%) Infor M3
10 1 (0.25%) Movex
10 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.97%) SaaS
3 6 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.74%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.74%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) Bluemix
5 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.69%) SAN
2 13 (3.19%) Internet
3 11 (2.70%) DHCP
3 11 (2.70%) DNS
4 10 (2.46%) Firewall
5 6 (1.47%) LAN
5 6 (1.47%) WAN
6 4 (0.98%) LDAP
7 3 (0.74%) Skype
7 3 (0.74%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.49%) VoIP
8 2 (0.49%) VPN
9 1 (0.25%) FirePass
9 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.25%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.25%) NAS
9 1 (0.25%) Network Security
9 1 (0.25%) SSH
9 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (28.75%) SQL Server
2 54 (13.27%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (12.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (10.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (9.83%) Oracle Reports
6 36 (8.85%) Oracle Database
7 26 (6.39%) Relational Database
8 24 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (5.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 23 (5.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
10 21 (5.16%) Oracle BI EE
11 20 (4.91%) Base SAS
12 17 (4.18%) BusinessObjects
12 17 (4.18%) BusinessObjects XI
13 16 (3.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 14 (3.44%) OLAP
15 13 (3.19%) Hadoop
15 13 (3.19%) MongoDB
16 12 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (6.63%) JIRA
2 21 (5.16%) Oracle Forms
3 18 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (3.93%) Oracle APEX
4 16 (3.93%) Visual Studio
5 15 (3.69%) JDeveloper
6 14 (3.44%) PowerBuilder
7 12 (2.95%) Toad
8 10 (2.46%) Git (software)
9 9 (2.21%) Subversion
10 5 (1.23%) Bugzilla
10 5 (1.23%) FogBugz
11 4 (0.98%) Maven
11 4 (0.98%) ProC
11 4 (0.98%) Selenium
12 3 (0.74%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.74%) Jenkins
13 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.49%) JUnit
14 1 (0.25%) MSI
General
1 162 (39.80%) Finance
2 41 (10.07%) Banking
3 26 (6.39%) Retail
4 8 (1.97%) Investment Banking
4 8 (1.97%) Marketing
5 7 (1.72%) Legal
5 7 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 6 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.98%) Front Office
7 4 (0.98%) Games
8 3 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.49%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Electronics
10 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 150 (36.86%) Developer
2 89 (21.87%) Analyst
3 49 (12.04%) Oracle Developer
4 34 (8.35%) Consultant
5 26 (6.39%) Applications Support
6 25 (6.14%) Software Developer
7 24 (5.90%) Senior Developer
8 23 (5.65%) .NET Developer
8 23 (5.65%) Business Analyst
9 22 (5.41%) Support Analyst
10 21 (5.16%) Senior Analyst
11 19 (4.67%) Applications Developer
12 18 (4.42%) C# Developer
12 18 (4.42%) SQL Developer
13 17 (4.18%) Applications Support Analyst
13 17 (4.18%) SAS Consultant
14 16 (3.93%) Technical Analyst
15 15 (3.69%) DBA
16 14 (3.44%) Oracle Applications Developer
16 14 (3.44%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (24.32%) .NET
2 54 (13.27%) HTML
3 48 (11.79%) ASP.NET
3 48 (11.79%) XML
4 46 (11.30%) CSS
5 20 (4.91%) jQuery
5 20 (4.91%) Web Services
6 17 (4.18%) AngularJS
7 15 (3.69%) HTML5
8 13 (3.19%) REST
8 13 (3.19%) SOAP
9 11 (2.70%) CSS3
10 9 (2.21%) J2EE
10 9 (2.21%) Middleware
11 8 (1.97%) .NET Framework
11 8 (1.97%) Spring
12 7 (1.72%) Ajax
12 7 (1.72%) NHibernate
12 7 (1.72%) WCF
13 6 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.76%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.16%) Computer Science
3 11 (2.70%) Data Integration
3 11 (2.70%) e-Learning
3 11 (2.70%) Mathematics
3 11 (2.70%) VLE
4 10 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.21%) Credit Risk
5 9 (2.21%) Replication
6 8 (1.97%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.72%) Clustering
7 7 (1.72%) Economics
7 7 (1.72%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.72%) Physics
8 6 (1.47%) Fintech
8 6 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 6 (1.47%) Statistics
9 5 (1.23%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (1.23%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.00%) Windows
2 41 (10.07%) Unix
3 32 (7.86%) Linux
4 25 (6.14%) Windows Server
5 17 (4.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (2.95%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (1.97%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 6 (1.47%) Android
9 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.98%) Solaris
11 4 (0.98%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.49%) zOS
13 1 (0.25%) CentOS
13 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (24.57%) Business Intelligence
3 53 (13.02%) Scrum
4 46 (11.30%) SDLC
5 41 (10.07%) Data Modelling
6 34 (8.35%) Asset Management
7 30 (7.37%) ETL
8 28 (6.88%) Data Analysis
8 28 (6.88%) TDD
9 27 (6.63%) MVC
10 26 (6.39%) Analytics
10 26 (6.39%) Project Management
11 24 (5.90%) Data Management
12 22 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (5.16%) CRM
13 21 (5.16%) Software Engineering
14 16 (3.93%) Web Development
15 15 (3.69%) Business Analysis
15 15 (3.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 96 (23.59%) C#
2 94 (23.10%) PL/SQL
3 67 (16.46%) Java
4 66 (16.22%) JavaScript
5 35 (8.60%) T-SQL
6 31 (7.62%) VBA
7 30 (7.37%) C++
8 25 (6.14%) Perl
8 25 (6.14%) VB.NET
9 24 (5.90%) Python
10 19 (4.67%) PowerShell
11 15 (3.69%) C
12 14 (3.44%) PHP
13 11 (2.70%) Ruby
14 8 (1.97%) R
14 8 (1.97%) SAS Macro
15 7 (1.72%) VB
16 6 (1.47%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.47%) Shell Script
17 5 (1.23%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 58 (14.25%) Degree
2 11 (2.70%) ISEB
3 10 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.46%) PhD
4 9 (2.21%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.47%) MCSE
7 4 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.98%) MCITP
7 4 (0.98%) MCSA
7 4 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
8 3 (0.74%) CISA
8 3 (0.74%) HND
8 3 (0.74%) MCDBA
8 3 (0.74%) OCA
8 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.49%) CISSP
9 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.49%) MCP
9 2 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.69%) QA
2 9 (2.21%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.21%) SLA
3 2 (0.49%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.49%) MiFID
3 2 (0.49%) PMBOK
3 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (5.90%) Active Directory
3 15 (3.69%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.23%) Squid
4 5 (1.23%) vSphere
4 5 (1.23%) XenApp
4 5 (1.23%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.49%) Job Entry Subsystem
6 2 (0.49%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.25%) Docker
7 1 (0.25%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.25%) RACF
7 1 (0.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (3.69%) SCCM
2 9 (2.21%) SCOM
3 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.74%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (0.74%) vRealize
4 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.49%) Puppet
4 2 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.25%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) zSecure
Vendors
1 140 (34.40%) Oracle
2 74 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.63%) VMware
4 18 (4.42%) Cognos
4 18 (4.42%) SAP
5 17 (4.18%) Informatica
6 16 (3.93%) Sage
7 11 (2.70%) Tableau
8 10 (2.46%) Citrix
8 10 (2.46%) FNZ
9 9 (2.21%) Teradata
10 7 (1.72%) Sybase
11 6 (1.47%) Cloudera
12 5 (1.23%) Charles River
12 5 (1.23%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.98%) CA
13 4 (0.98%) Netezza
14 3 (0.74%) Avaloq
14 3 (0.74%) Infoblox
14 3 (0.74%) Remedy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £23,000 - £55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: to £50K + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Career Progression + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh
TDA Group
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + +Bonus +28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £27000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £52000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £36000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsburys Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago