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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 24 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 10.00% 3.17% 16.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 41.18% 25.00% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 11
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
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
17 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 24.29% 12.70% 27.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 6 21
Average salary £40,000 £38,750 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% +58.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dundee

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (63.16%) C#
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) Ruby
6 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (36.84%) Node.js
6 7 (36.84%) CoffeeScript
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) High Availability
8 5 (26.32%) SOLID
9 4 (21.05%) Big Data
9 4 (21.05%) Data Management
9 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
9 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 4 (21.05%) HTML
9 4 (21.05%) Web Services
10 3 (15.79%) VMware
10 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
10 3 (15.79%) Information Security
10 3 (15.79%) Workflow

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) Node.js
2 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 3 (15.79%) Drupal
2 3 (15.79%) JBoss
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DHCP
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Ethernet
1 3 (15.79%) InfiniBand
1 3 (15.79%) LDAP
1 3 (15.79%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
2 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Hudson
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
1 3 (15.79%) Trac
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) MSTest
3 1 (5.26%) NUnit
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Information Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Security Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) .NET
2 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
3 7 (36.84%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (21.05%) HTML
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
5 3 (15.79%) LAMP
5 3 (15.79%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.26%) HTML5
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ
7 1 (5.26%) LINQ to SQL
7 1 (5.26%) Silverlight
7 1 (5.26%) WCF
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.79%) Grid Computing
1 3 (15.79%) Health Informatics
1 3 (15.79%) Informatics
1 3 (15.79%) Life Science
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
1 3 (15.79%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) CentOS
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) MVC
3 8 (42.11%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) High Availability
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) SOLID
5 4 (21.05%) Data Management
6 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.79%) Data Governance
6 3 (15.79%) Fault Management
6 3 (15.79%) Information Security
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
6 3 (15.79%) Release Management
6 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Service Management
6 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 3 (15.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) CoffeeScript
3 7 (36.84%) Ruby
4 5 (26.32%) Java
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.79%) Perl
5 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) GPFS
2 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Nagios
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
1 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Brocade
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Dell
2 3 (15.79%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Opsware
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
2 3 (15.79%) VMware