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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 14 22 3
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 11.29% 5.06% 45.24%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 31.82% 13.33% 73.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 11
Average salary £42,500 £40,995 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.67% +20.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,995 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,995 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
22 30 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 35.48% 37.97% 61.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 18
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 September 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Dundee

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 8 (50.00%) .NET
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) IIS
4 5 (31.25%) Perl
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) Dell
4 5 (31.25%) Apache
4 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (31.25%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Solaris
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) CSS
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
4 5 (31.25%) Veeam
4 5 (31.25%) nginx
4 5 (31.25%) OpenSolaris
4 5 (31.25%) vSphere

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) nginx
2 5 (31.25%) Lync
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Subversion
1 3 (18.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (12.50%) Hudson
2 2 (12.50%) FishEye
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.25%) MSTest
3 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DBA
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Storage Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) CSS
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) XML
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) WCF
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Ubuntu
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) OpenSolaris
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Database Security
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.25%) Database Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Content Management
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C#
2 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Perl
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
3 5 (31.25%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) C++
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) OCP
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
1 5 (31.25%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) Dell
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) NetApp
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 5 (31.25%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) Twitter