Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Scottish Borders 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland > Scottish Borders
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 100.00% 50.00% 20.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Scottish Borders median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% +111.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £40,750 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Scottish Borders with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Scottish Borders
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 100.00% 50.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Scottish Borders median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -22.22% +111.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £40,750 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in the Scottish Borders

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders.

Job vacancy trend for SQL 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 in the Scottish Borders.

Salary trend for SQL in the Scottish Borders

SQL
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Scottish Borders region over the 6 months to 20 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
Galashiels - 1 £35,000 -
SQL
Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft