The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 13 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.84% 14.06% 5.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 23.08% 40.91% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +63.26%
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 Dundee region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
13 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 20.97% 34.38% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 2
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £25,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Dundee

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Brio
3 1 (20.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) DTS
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Brio