The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank - 2 1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 0 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders - 25.00% 41.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £29,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.48%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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 Scottish Borders region.

Programming Languages Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 33.33% 25.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £37,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Scottish Borders region.

SQL Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders 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 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Application Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Junior SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL BI Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Selkirk, Selkirkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago