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 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
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 9 1 12
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 7.50% 40.91% 22.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.64% 69.23% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 14
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
22 26 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 55.00% 59.09% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 40
Average salary £38,750 £27,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.63% -19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 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 -6 1 £40,000 +33.33%
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) FMCG
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 2 (22.22%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Device Driver
1 1 (11.11%) Economics
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
1 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) FMCG
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Automated Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
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