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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 12.50% 13.64% 8.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.67% 40.00% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £41,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
12 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 30.00% 34.09% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 10
Average salary £28,500 £25,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £21,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -1 1 £20,000 -20.00%
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
4 7 (53.85%) C++
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) SOAP
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
7 4 (30.77%) SOA
7 4 (30.77%) WSDL
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 4 (30.77%) MSMQ
7 4 (30.77%) NUnit
7 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
7 4 (30.77%) REST
8 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
9 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
9 2 (15.38%) UML
9 2 (15.38%) Degree
9 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) Migration
10 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
10 1 (7.69%) TDD
10 1 (7.69%) MVC
10 1 (7.69%) FMCG
10 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Informix
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 5 (38.46%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) MSMQ
4 4 (30.77%) WSDL
4 4 (30.77%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Classic ASP
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) UML
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HND
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle