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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 2 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 14 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 23.33% 24.56% 12.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 87.50% 82.35% 56.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 29
Median salary £46,500 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.90% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £31,250 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
8 17 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.67% 29.82% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 51
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £31,200 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) ERP
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Essbase
5 4 (26.67%) MS Office
5 4 (26.67%) SAP
5 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 4 (26.67%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (26.67%) Cognos
5 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) HFM
5 4 (26.67%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) SAP BPC
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database

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
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) GIMP
3 1 (6.67%) Photoshop
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 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Essbase
1 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Smart View
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Hyperion Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
2 3 (20.00%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (13.33%) Ajax
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (6.67%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (6.67%) Durandal
4 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) LESS
4 1 (6.67%) React
4 1 (6.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) Debian
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ERP
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (26.67%) Data Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (26.67%) Presales
2 4 (26.67%) System Testing
2 4 (26.67%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) MVVM
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) Anaplan
3 4 (26.67%) Cognos
3 4 (26.67%) Hyperion
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) Xamarin