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 16 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 108 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.80% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.34% 2.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 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
447 381 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.58% 34.02% 33.36%
Number of salaries quoted 324 240 383
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 £28,400
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 16 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 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 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (46.15%) .NET
5 11 (42.31%) C#
6 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
7 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) WCF
9 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (23.08%) IIS
10 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
11 5 (19.23%) OO
11 5 (19.23%) XML
12 4 (15.38%) TDD
12 4 (15.38%) Ruby
12 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
12 4 (15.38%) RESTful
12 4 (15.38%) BDD
12 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
12 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (15.38%) Node.js
12 4 (15.38%) Windows
12 4 (15.38%) XSLT

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 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 6 (23.08%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 3 (11.54%) Apache
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) Lync
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (26.92%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (7.69%) OLAP
6 2 (7.69%) Big Data
7 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.85%) QlikView
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) ERwin
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) French Language
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) DBA
2 5 (19.23%) SQL DBA
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft BI Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Server Administrator
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (30.77%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) XML
5 4 (15.38%) RESTful
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (15.38%) XSLT
5 4 (15.38%) CSS
5 4 (15.38%) HTML
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (11.54%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) ODBC
6 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
6 3 (11.54%) MDX
7 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.85%) XSD
8 1 (3.85%) XSL
8 1 (3.85%) XHTML
8 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media
2 2 (7.69%) BBC
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) TDD
3 4 (15.38%) BDD
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 4 (15.38%) Web Application Development
3 4 (15.38%) Analytics
4 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Quality Management
4 3 (11.54%) Service Delivery
4 3 (11.54%) ETL
4 3 (11.54%) OOP
4 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Data Management
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) SQL
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 10 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 4 (15.38%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (11.54%) XQuery
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
5 3 (11.54%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) VB
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) MCTS
1 2 (7.69%) MCP
1 2 (7.69%) MCAD
1 2 (7.69%) MCSD
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Facebook
3 3 (11.54%) ServiceNow
4 2 (7.69%) Yahoo!
4 2 (7.69%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) Apple
4 2 (7.69%) Sony
5 1 (3.85%) Perforce
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Logi Analytics
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau