The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling 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 25 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 3.77% 42.11% 22.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.00% 60.76% 65.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 12
Average salary £90,000 £47,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% +8.04%
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 Stirling region.

Programming Languages Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
40 79 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 75.47% 69.30% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 22
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +56.66%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SQL
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Salary Trend in Stirling

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 8 (42.11%) SOA
2 8 (42.11%) Informatica
2 8 (42.11%) Workflow
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (36.84%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (36.84%) TOGAF
3 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 7 (36.84%) Validation
3 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (5.26%) Retail

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 8 (42.11%) WebLogic
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce Architect
2 7 (36.84%) TOGAF Architect
3 6 (31.58%) IT Architect
3 6 (31.58%) Senior Architect
4 4 (21.05%) Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Informatica Architect
6 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Systems Developer
6 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Architect
6 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
1 8 (42.11%) SOA
1 8 (42.11%) Workflow
2 7 (36.84%) Data Modelling
2 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
2 7 (36.84%) TOGAF
2 7 (36.84%) Validation
2 7 (36.84%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 1 (5.26%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Informatica
1 8 (42.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft