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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 143 147 129
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 19 29 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.79% 1.08%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.81% 2.49% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 23
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,200 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1050 1165 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.16% 31.67% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 679 778 784
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 0 10 £34,500 -13.75% 3
Edinburgh +4 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Renfrewshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (51.06%) T-SQL
5 22 (46.81%) C#
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
6 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 19 (40.43%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 18 (38.30%) Windows
9 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
10 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
11 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
11 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (19.15%) SDLC
12 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) Release Management
12 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (19.15%) XML
12 9 (19.15%) HTML
13 8 (17.02%) DTS
13 8 (17.02%) ETL
13 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (17.02%) Clustering
13 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
13 8 (17.02%) Banking

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.13%) Lync
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 17 (36.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) DHCP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) DAB
3 1 (2.13%) Firewall
3 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 31 (65.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (63.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (42.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (17.02%) DTS
6 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
8 6 (12.77%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (2.13%) OLTP
10 1 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
3 6 (12.77%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (19.15%) DBA
4 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) SQL Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Database Specialist
9 2 (4.26%) Business Developer
9 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
3 9 (19.15%) XML
3 9 (19.15%) HTML
4 6 (12.77%) CGI
4 6 (12.77%) WCF
4 6 (12.77%) jQuery
5 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
6 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (8.51%) LINQ
7 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.38%) WinForms
8 2 (4.26%) XSLT
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.26%) HTML5
8 2 (4.26%) WPF
8 2 (4.26%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (2.13%) JSON
9 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Clustering
2 6 (12.77%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.77%) Windows NT
3 6 (12.77%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.13%) AIX
4 1 (2.13%) Solaris
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (21.28%) Data Modelling
2 10 (21.28%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (19.15%) Release Management
3 9 (19.15%) SDLC
4 8 (17.02%) ETL
4 8 (17.02%) Incident Management
5 7 (14.89%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (14.89%) MVC
5 7 (14.89%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (14.89%) User Stories
6 6 (12.77%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (12.77%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (12.77%) Validation
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (65.96%) SQL
2 24 (51.06%) T-SQL
3 22 (46.81%) C#
4 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.77%) VBScript
5 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.13%) vSphere
2 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) WSUS
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Sybase
2 6 (12.77%) Perforce
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Cisco
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) NetApp
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Symantec
4 1 (2.13%) McAfee
4 1 (2.13%) HP
4 1 (2.13%) Dell
4 1 (2.13%) EMC
4 1 (2.13%) Intel
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) SonicWALL
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