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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL 16 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 28.57% 16.18% 41.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 61.54% 22.92% 53.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 16
Average salary £42,926 £45,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.61% +20.80%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
26 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 46.43% 70.59% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 31
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £31,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,926 £38,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +6 7 £42,926 +1.00% 2
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (55.00%) UNIX
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
1 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 8 (40.00%) ERP
3 7 (35.00%) Finance
3 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) OOP
5 1 (5.00%) OO
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) C
5 1 (5.00%) C#
5 1 (5.00%) C++
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) .NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) RDBMS
1 11 (55.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
1 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Software Engineer
1 11 (55.00%) Verification Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Systems Analyst
4 7 (35.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) UNIX
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Automated Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Software Testing
1 11 (55.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (40.00%) ERP
3 7 (35.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) OOP
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Validation
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Python
1 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) C#
1 1 (5.00%) C++
1 1 (5.00%) Delphi
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.00%) Perl
1 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (35.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Dunfermline, Fife
Experis Ltd
Salary: £39401.00 - £46450.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 17 days ago