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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 16.00% 38.10% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.06% 59.26% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 2
Median salary £28,250 £35,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.42% -11.25%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
17 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 34.00% 64.29% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 21
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.45% -8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -3 1 £42,500 +13.44%
SQL
Scotland

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
4 2 (13.33%) QlikView
4 2 (13.33%) SLA
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP

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:

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Robot Framework
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Bugzilla
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) HP UFT
General
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Database Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (13.33%) Ajax
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (6.67%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
1 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
3 1 (6.67%) MVC
3 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
2 3 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle