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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.65% 20.90% 6.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.91% 87.50% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 11
Median salary £48,250 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.26% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £37,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £43,600 £45,000
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
22 16 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 43.14% 23.88% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 16
Median salary £46,250 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £45,000 £43,600
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 3 (18.75%) Java EE
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Apache
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
5 3 (18.75%) C#
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) MS Office
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) CSS
5 3 (18.75%) Presales
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 2 (12.50%) Anaplan
6 2 (12.50%) HTML

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 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 1 (6.25%) GIMP
3 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (12.50%) HFM
1 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (12.50%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) Essbase
2 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Smart View
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) OLAP
3 1 (6.25%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Back Office
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Analyst
1 3 (18.75%) Consultant
1 3 (18.75%) Developer
1 3 (18.75%) Java Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Java Software Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Hyperion Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Principal Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
3 1 (6.25%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) Java EE
1 3 (18.75%) JAX-RS
1 3 (18.75%) Spring
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (12.50%) CSS3
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
3 1 (6.25%) HTML5
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (6.25%) LESS
3 1 (6.25%) MDX
3 1 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.25%) Sass
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) Economics
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (6.25%) Debian
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) OO
3 3 (18.75%) Presales
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (12.50%) System Testing
4 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Anaplan
3 2 (12.50%) Cognos
3 2 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
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