The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Scotland / Stirling
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 25 4
Rank change year-on-year +20 -21  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1 4 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stirling 7.14% 7.69% 37.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.11% 11.43% 65.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Median salary - £90,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +85.56%  
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 Stirling with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Stirling
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 9 35 70
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stirling 64.29% 67.31% 56.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 20
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stirling 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 Stirling

SQL
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

Salary trend for SQL in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Stirling region with a requirement for SQL.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Django
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Stirling, Stirlingshire
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