The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 10.64% 10.94% 14.29%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 46.67% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 5
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server
Scotland

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 Fife region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 21.28% 23.44% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Fife

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Fife

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Fife region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Fife

SQL Server
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Fife region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glenrothes - 3 £45,000 -
Dunfermline -9 1 £42,000 +15.86%
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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 10 (100.00%) ERP
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SAP
6 3 (30.00%) ABAP
6 3 (30.00%) .NET
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) SAP ERP
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) VB
8 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (10.00%) Oracle
8 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (10.00%) MS Office
8 1 (10.00%) Epicor
8 1 (10.00%) Project Management
8 1 (10.00%) Change Management
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (10.00%) Infor
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Fife 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (30.00%) SAP ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics GP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ERP
2 6 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) ABAP
3 2 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Epicor
3 1 (10.00%) Infor