The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Highlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - 4 6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 10.00% 13.33%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 50.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 Highlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - 20.00% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £62,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +51.51%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Highlands

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Highlands

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Highlands