The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 20.00% 16.67% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 66.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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 Aberdeenshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 20.00% 25.00% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Aberdeenshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Aberdeenshire

SQL Server
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
1 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL