The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Programming Languages category for the Fife region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 6 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 9.68% 25.58% 12.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 40.74% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.70% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £36,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
34 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 54.84% 62.79% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 12
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Scotland

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
Salary Histogram in Fife

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Fife region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram 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 23 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
Kirkcaldy - 2 £35,000 -
Dunfermline -2 1 £40,000 +22.13% 1
Glenrothes - 1 £45,000 -
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (21.05%) ERP
6 4 (21.05%) Informix
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
7 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
7 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
7 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.79%) WinForms
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) ETL
7 3 (15.79%) DTS
7 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) VB
7 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Change Control
7 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (15.79%) WCF

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) Informix
2 4 (21.05%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) DTS
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Database Developer
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DBA
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) WCF
2 3 (15.79%) WPF
2 3 (15.79%) WinForms
3 2 (10.53%) LINQ
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Web Services
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) CSS3
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Economics
1 1 (5.26%) Statistics
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (21.05%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Requirements Management
3 3 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Workflow
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
2 7 (36.84%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.26%) C
4 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
4 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat