The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Fife
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 52.17% 21.05% 28.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 70.59% 34.78% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 6
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -24.28%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
17 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 73.91% 60.53% 46.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 10
Median salary £40,000 £28,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.35% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Fife

SQL
Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Fife region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline +1 11 £37,500 -0.56%
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Fife region with a requirement for SQL.

1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) MS Office
3 6 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
4 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
4 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
5 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) JSF
5 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) C#
6 3 (16.67%) .NET
6 3 (16.67%) J2EE
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (11.11%) Python

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache
1 1 (5.56%) JBoss
1 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Robot Framework
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Banking
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Software Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Software Test Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (22.22%) CSS
2 4 (22.22%) JSF
3 3 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
4 2 (11.11%) Ajax
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) JPA
5 1 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.11%) Physics
4 1 (5.56%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Automated Testing
2 4 (22.22%) Manual Testing
2 4 (22.22%) MVC
2 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) DevOps
4 2 (11.11%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) ERP
5 1 (5.56%) Image Processing
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) Open Source
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) Java
2 4 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (11.11%) Python
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 5 (27.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle