The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 9 1
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 37.84% 9.52% 30.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.33% 19.05% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 7
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £40,000 £39,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 Fife region.

Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
24 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 64.86% 50.00% 54.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 19 18
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,600 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,628 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Fife region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

SQL
Salary Trend in Fife

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

SQL Salary Trend in Fife

SQL
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 within the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Dunfermline +5 6 £32,000 -20.00% 2
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing SQL 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.

1 10 (47.62%) ERP
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 5 (23.81%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) HTML
5 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) Ajax
6 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
7 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (9.52%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) .NET
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
8 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (4.76%) SDLC
9 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.76%) Web Development
9 1 (4.76%) Degree
9 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
9 1 (4.76%) Problem Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Fife region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
1 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Systems Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) PHP Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) ABAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 4 (19.05%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) jQuery
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ERP
2 9 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 9 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (19.05%) Embedded Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ABAP
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Fife
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago