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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 6.25% - 7.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 12.50% - 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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

SQL Server
Job Locations in the Highlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Highlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Inverness - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing SQL Server 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.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Highlands region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft