The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 102 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.90% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.10% 2.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
454 376 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.20% 33.81% 32.71%
Number of salaries quoted 328 238 379
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2012
Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
4 10 (47.62%) .NET
5 9 (42.86%) C#
6 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
7 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (28.57%) WCF
8 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
8 5 (23.81%) IIS
8 5 (23.81%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
9 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (19.05%) XSLT
9 4 (19.05%) XML
10 3 (14.29%) Windows
10 3 (14.29%) OOP
10 3 (14.29%) Apache
10 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 3 (14.29%) CSS
10 3 (14.29%) Web Services
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) MVC
10 3 (14.29%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) XQuery

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) Lync
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 12 (57.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 2 (9.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data
5 2 (9.52%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) QlikView
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
2 1 (4.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Server Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Intelligence Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Server Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Server Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) WCF
4 4 (19.05%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) XSLT
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) RESTful
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (14.29%) MDX
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.76%) XHTML
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
7 1 (4.76%) XSD
7 1 (4.76%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) BBC
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (23.81%) OO
3 3 (14.29%) OOP
3 3 (14.29%) MVC
3 3 (14.29%) ETL
3 3 (14.29%) BDD
3 3 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Data Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) CRM
5 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.76%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) T-SQL
3 9 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 3 (14.29%) XQuery
4 3 (14.29%) Ruby
4 3 (14.29%) XPath
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
1 1 (4.76%) MCAD
1 1 (4.76%) MCSD
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) MCTS
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Facebook
3 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
3 2 (9.52%) Yahoo!
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Apple
3 2 (9.52%) Sony
4 1 (4.76%) Perforce
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle