The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 11.48% 9.76% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 35.00% 40.00% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 5
Average salary £40,000 £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £34,800 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
20 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 32.79% 24.39% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 12
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Scotland

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Dunfermline +5 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Kirkcaldy - 1 - -
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
4 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Informix
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Qt
7 2 (15.38%) C++
7 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 1 (7.69%) OO
8 1 (7.69%) JBoss
8 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
8 1 (7.69%) HP
8 1 (7.69%) Apache
8 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Informix
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Database Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Qt
4 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (15.38%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) JBoss