The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Fife with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Fife
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Fife 19.23% 15.91% 17.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.32% 29.17% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Median salary £44,000 £29,500 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.15% -31.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 Fife with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Fife
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 19 24 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 73.08% 54.55% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 21
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £42,755 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Fife

SQL
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Salary trend for SQL 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 27 June 2017. 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 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 5 £44,000 +31.34% 1
SQL
Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Fife region with a requirement for SQL.

1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) Electronics
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) SLA
4 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) Python

SQL
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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Robot Framework
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Process Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 2 (16.67%) Physics
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Image Processing
5 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
Dunfermline
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39137.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago