Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland > Fife
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 17 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 5.97% 6.02% 5.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.14% 62.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Fife median annual salary £33,750 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -16.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,675 £26,350 £36,250
90th Percentile £41,875 £41,650 £39,625
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +3.95%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Fife
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 7 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 10.45% 9.64% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 8
Fife median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -16.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,900 £26,350 £31,775
90th Percentile £41,850 £41,650 £42,875
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Fife

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Fife

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Fife

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Fife over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Fife

SQL Server
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 Server within the Fife region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -1 2 £37,500 +19.05%
Kirkcaldy - 1 £20,000 -
SQL Server
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) GDPR
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Change Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin