The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 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 2012
Rank 148 117 151
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 40 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.63% 1.29% 0.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.07% 3.65% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 6
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
UK

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 Scotland region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1110 1096 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.60% 35.43% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 707 713 678
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Scotland region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Scotland 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
Glasgow -12 11 £40,500 +1.25%
Edinburgh -17 10 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Aberdeen +9 1 £28,500 -28.75% 2
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (79.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (66.67%) .NET
3 42 (66.67%) C#
4 32 (50.79%) SQL
5 30 (47.62%) MVC
6 29 (46.03%) HTML
7 26 (41.27%) Windows
8 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
9 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
9 23 (36.51%) HTML5
9 23 (36.51%) jQuery
10 22 (34.92%) WCF
11 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
11 20 (31.75%) CSS
11 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
12 16 (25.40%) XML
13 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
13 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (22.22%) Oracle
14 14 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
15 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
16 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
16 12 (19.05%) Finance
17 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
18 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (15.87%) XSLT

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (14.29%) CMS
2 9 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 9 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (11.11%) Node.js
3 7 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
5 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.59%) Lync
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.59%) Apache
7 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 5 (7.94%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.94%) FCoE
2 5 (7.94%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.94%) Ethernet
2 5 (7.94%) SAN
2 5 (7.94%) DMZ
2 5 (7.94%) MPLS
3 1 (1.59%) X.509
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (79.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database
6 6 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.59%) QlikView
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.59%) MS Access
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (31.75%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (17.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.94%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.59%) ERwin
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Games
2 6 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Electronics
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (7.94%) Technical Manager
7 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.35%) DBA
8 3 (4.76%) MI Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) MI Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (66.67%) .NET
2 29 (46.03%) HTML
3 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET
4 23 (36.51%) jQuery
4 23 (36.51%) HTML5
5 22 (34.92%) WCF
6 20 (31.75%) CSS
7 16 (25.40%) XML
8 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
10 10 (15.87%) XSLT
10 10 (15.87%) Web Services
11 9 (14.29%) CSS3
11 9 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (14.29%) LINQ
12 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (11.11%) Silverlight
13 6 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (9.52%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) iPhone
1 6 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.94%) Replication
2 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.94%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) DTV
4 3 (4.76%) NHS
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) BBC
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (41.27%) Windows
2 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.52%) Android
4 5 (7.94%) HPUX
4 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Mobile
5 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.17%) Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) UNIX
7 1 (1.59%) CentOS
7 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) MVC
2 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.29%) Web Development
5 7 (11.11%) Data Management
5 7 (11.11%) TDD
5 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.11%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (7.94%) Project Management
7 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.94%) Workflow
7 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.94%) Line Management
8 4 (6.35%) User Stories
8 4 (6.35%) OO
8 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (66.67%) C#
2 32 (50.79%) SQL
3 23 (36.51%) JavaScript
4 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.76%) Java
7 2 (3.17%) Python
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
8 1 (1.59%) XPath
8 1 (1.59%) R
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) VB
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) APMP
3 2 (3.17%) OCP
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.59%) HND
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.59%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) Oracle
3 9 (14.29%) Google
3 9 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 7 (11.11%) VMware
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco
5 6 (9.52%) IBM
5 6 (9.52%) Avaya
6 5 (7.94%) Juniper
6 5 (7.94%) Brocade
6 5 (7.94%) Fujitsu
6 5 (7.94%) HP
6 5 (7.94%) Nortel
6 5 (7.94%) Clearswift
6 5 (7.94%) BT
7 3 (4.76%) Typemock
7 3 (4.76%) Red Gate
7 3 (4.76%) Tableau
8 1 (1.59%) Facebook
8 1 (1.59%) Twitter
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago