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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 142 118 154
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 25 44 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 1.40% 0.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.30% 3.95% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 16 30 7
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
SQL Server 2012
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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
1088 1114 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.58% 35.48% 30.30%
Number of salaries quoted 702 704 664
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Edinburgh -23 12 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Glasgow -22 10 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen +7 1 £28,500 -28.75% 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (76.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 41 (64.06%) .NET
3 41 (64.06%) C#
4 36 (56.25%) SQL
5 28 (43.75%) HTML
5 28 (43.75%) MVC
6 26 (40.63%) Windows
7 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
7 23 (35.94%) jQuery
7 23 (35.94%) HTML5
8 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
9 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
9 21 (32.81%) WCF
10 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
11 19 (29.69%) CSS
12 16 (25.00%) XML
12 16 (25.00%) Oracle
12 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
13 15 (23.44%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework
14 14 (21.88%) Finance
15 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
16 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
17 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
17 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (23.44%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (14.06%) CMS
2 9 (14.06%) Umbraco
2 9 (14.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (9.38%) Node.js
4 6 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (6.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.56%) Apache
6 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.56%) Lync
6 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.56%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.94%) Firewall
2 6 (9.38%) FCoE
2 6 (9.38%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (9.38%) Ethernet
2 6 (9.38%) MPLS
2 6 (9.38%) SAN
2 6 (9.38%) DMZ
2 6 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (3.13%) DNS
4 1 (1.56%) LAN
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.56%) DHCP
4 1 (1.56%) SSL
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) X.509
4 1 (1.56%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (76.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (20.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
7 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.13%) MS Access
9 1 (1.56%) OLAP
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.56%) IDOL
9 1 (1.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) Subversion
5 2 (3.13%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.56%) ERwin
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Retail
2 6 (9.38%) Games
3 2 (3.13%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.56%) Electronics
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
7 5 (7.81%) DBA
8 4 (6.25%) MI Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Excel Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Senior Analyst Developer
10 2 (3.13%) .NET Architect
10 2 (3.13%) Excel Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (64.06%) .NET
2 28 (43.75%) HTML
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (35.94%) jQuery
3 23 (35.94%) HTML5
4 21 (32.81%) WCF
5 19 (29.69%) CSS
6 16 (25.00%) XML
7 14 (21.88%) .NET Framework
8 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (15.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (15.63%) XSLT
10 9 (14.06%) Web Services
10 9 (14.06%) CSS3
10 9 (14.06%) LINQ
11 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (10.94%) Silverlight
12 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (9.38%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) iPhone
1 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
1 6 (9.38%) Blackberry
1 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
1 6 (9.38%) Replication
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) NHS
3 2 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.63%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (9.38%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (9.38%) Android
4 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000
4 6 (9.38%) HPUX
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.13%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) UNIX
6 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.56%) CentOS
6 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) MVC
2 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (17.19%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.06%) Web Development
5 7 (10.94%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.94%) Data Management
6 6 (9.38%) TDD
6 6 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (9.38%) Line Management
6 6 (9.38%) Web Application Development
6 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.38%) Workflow
7 4 (6.25%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.69%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.69%) User Stories
9 2 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) C#
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 22 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) Python
6 2 (3.13%) VBA
6 2 (3.13%) VB
6 2 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.56%) R
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
7 1 (1.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
1 6 (9.38%) APMP
2 2 (3.13%) OCP
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (1.56%) HND
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (14.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.56%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 16 (25.00%) Oracle
3 9 (14.06%) Sitecore
4 8 (12.50%) Google
4 8 (12.50%) VMware
5 7 (10.94%) Avaya
5 7 (10.94%) Cisco
5 7 (10.94%) IBM
6 6 (9.38%) Fujitsu
6 6 (9.38%) Brocade
6 6 (9.38%) HP
6 6 (9.38%) Juniper
6 6 (9.38%) Nortel
6 6 (9.38%) Clearswift
6 6 (9.38%) BT
7 3 (4.69%) Tableau
8 2 (3.13%) Typemock
8 2 (3.13%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.56%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.56%) SAP
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago