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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 102 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 5 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.34% 1.42% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.22% 3.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
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
411 433 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.88% 36.30% 26.53%
Number of salaries quoted 316 305 231
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +21.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 22 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (60.00%) C#
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 4 (40.00%) XML
6 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (30.00%) Google
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) WCF
7 3 (30.00%) ODBC
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (20.00%) Sony
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
8 2 (20.00%) RESTful
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Social Media
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Apple

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) QlikView
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) MI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) MI Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) WCF
3 3 (30.00%) ODBC
3 3 (30.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (10.00%) WinForms
5 1 (10.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) MDX
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Social Media
2 2 (20.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Sony
3 2 (20.00%) Apple
3 2 (20.00%) Tableau
3 2 (20.00%) Facebook
3 2 (20.00%) Yahoo!