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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 18 31 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 15.00% 10.99% 16.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 56.25% 46.97% 59.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 38
Average salary £41,250 £36,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £32,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
32 66 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 26.67% 23.40% 27.34%
Number of salaries quoted 25 42 63
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 March 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 34 (77.27%) C#
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) HTML
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
5 9 (20.45%) Windows
6 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.91%) Migration
7 7 (15.91%) QMS
7 7 (15.91%) Quality Management
7 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
8 6 (13.64%) jQuery
8 6 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (13.64%) Ajax
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (11.36%) Degree
9 5 (11.36%) WPF
9 5 (11.36%) QA
9 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
9 5 (11.36%) OO
10 4 (9.09%) Java
10 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
10 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
10 4 (9.09%) Citrix

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.27%) Moodle
2 1 (2.27%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (2.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) DHCP
1 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) VoIP
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.55%) Subversion
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 34 (77.27%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 11 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (22.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) Senior Developer
7 8 (18.18%) SQL Developer
8 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (15.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
11 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
12 1 (2.27%) C# Software Developer
12 1 (2.27%) Lead Systems Engineer
12 1 (2.27%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (77.27%) .NET
2 23 (52.27%) ASP.NET
3 12 (27.27%) HTML
4 11 (25.00%) CSS
5 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.64%) Ajax
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
6 6 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (11.36%) WPF
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.82%) HTML5
8 3 (6.82%) Web Services
8 3 (6.82%) Flash
8 3 (6.82%) WinForms
8 3 (6.82%) CSS3
8 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.55%) SOAP
9 2 (4.55%) JSON
9 2 (4.55%) WCF
10 1 (2.27%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Linux
3 2 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) MVC
1 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.91%) Quality Management
2 7 (15.91%) Migration
2 7 (15.91%) QMS
3 5 (11.36%) OO
4 4 (9.09%) Scrum
4 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.82%) Web Development
5 3 (6.82%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.55%) UML
6 2 (4.55%) OOP
6 2 (4.55%) Web Design
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) Android Development
6 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
6 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (77.27%) C#
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Java
5 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) VB
7 1 (2.27%) PHP
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) Delphi
7 1 (2.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) XenApp
2 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Citrix
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Cisco
4 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Blackboard
5 1 (2.27%) NetApp
5 1 (2.27%) Siemens
5 1 (2.27%) Adobe
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