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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 1 12
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 5.00% 34.78% 9.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.70% 64.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +6.61%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
23 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 57.50% 54.35% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 20
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £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 19 September 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 -3 2 £40,000 +10.34%
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 6 (46.15%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) DTS
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) WPF
6 3 (23.08%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
7 2 (15.38%) Workflow
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
7 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) LINQ
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) Informix
7 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Fife by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (23.08%) DTS
3 2 (15.38%) Informix
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) WinForms
2 3 (23.08%) WCF
2 3 (23.08%) WPF
3 2 (15.38%) LINQ
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Device Driver
2 1 (7.69%) Economics
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
2 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
3 2 (15.38%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Management
3 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
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