The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 91 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 7 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.78% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.13% 2.93% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 7
Average salary £41,500 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.54% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
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 Edinburgh region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
328 375 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.91% 26.48% 34.30%
Number of salaries quoted 231 275 266
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 5 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (28.57%) Windows
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) C#
8 3 (21.43%) CRM
8 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (14.29%) VMware
9 2 (14.29%) Legal
9 2 (14.29%) Cisco
9 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
9 2 (14.29%) Avaya
9 2 (14.29%) HTML
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) MySQL
9 2 (14.29%) IIS
9 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
9 2 (14.29%) CSS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.14%) Lync
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FCoE
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) DMZ
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) MPLS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (14.29%) MySQL
8 1 (7.14%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Database Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Application Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
2 2 (14.29%) LINQ
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (21.43%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) APMP
2 1 (7.14%) MCDBA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
3 1 (7.14%) Brocade
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Juniper
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Nortel
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
3 1 (7.14%) BT
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago