Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Aberdeen
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 6
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 14 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen 18.42% 9.09% 16.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.28% 21.88% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 21
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £44,475 £46,250
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Aberdeen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 29 32 60
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Aberdeen 38.16% 41.56% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 26 17 38
Aberdeen median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,875 £51,250 £50,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Aberdeen

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Aberdeen.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Aberdeen

SQL
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Salary trend for SQL in Aberdeen

SQL
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Aberdeen over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SQL.

1 10 (71.43%) ERP
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (14.29%) Pegasus
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
7 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (7.14%) Web Development
7 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) CRM
7 1 (7.14%) C
7 1 (7.14%) JavaScript

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Aberdeen 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 2 (14.29%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle HRMS
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 7 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 3 (21.43%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Development Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Development Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
1 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) ERP
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
2 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Pegasus
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Sitecore