The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 11 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 21.88% 11.83% 10.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.78% 52.38% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 24
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
SQL Server
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 21 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 28.13% 22.58% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 53
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Aberdeen

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (60.00%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) ERP
3 8 (53.33%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) SAP
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 4 (26.67%) System Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (26.67%) SAP BPC
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Smart View
6 4 (26.67%) User Stories
6 4 (26.67%) Anaplan
6 4 (26.67%) Presales
6 4 (26.67%) Essbase
6 4 (26.67%) HFM
6 4 (26.67%) Cognos TM1
6 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence

SQL Server
Top Related 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 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Cognos TM1
1 4 (26.67%) HFM
1 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Planning
1 4 (26.67%) SAP BPC
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (26.67%) Essbase
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Smart View
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
5 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (6.67%) GIS
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) HTML
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Dapper ORM
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) LINQ
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) ERP
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (26.67%) Presales
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) System Testing
3 4 (26.67%) User Stories
4 3 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Development
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (26.67%) Anaplan
4 4 (26.67%) Cognos
4 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
5 3 (20.00%) Xamarin
6 1 (6.67%) Jaspersoft