The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Highlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank - - 7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands - - 4.35%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Highlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Highlands 8.33% - 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £25,000 - £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Scotland

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the Highlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Highlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft