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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 140 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 39 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 1.04% 1.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.77% 3.26% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £29,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £46,000 £45,000
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
963 1195 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.10% 31.71% 35.42%
Number of salaries quoted 608 825 675
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 June 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 1 June 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 -17 9 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Renfrewshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Edinburgh +5 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £47,500 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (67.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (64.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (64.15%) SQL
5 30 (56.60%) C#
6 29 (54.72%) .NET
7 27 (50.94%) T-SQL
8 25 (47.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
10 21 (39.62%) Windows
11 19 (35.85%) HTML
11 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
11 19 (35.85%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
12 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (26.42%) MVC
15 13 (24.53%) jQuery
15 13 (24.53%) XML
16 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
17 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
17 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
18 10 (18.87%) WCF
19 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
19 9 (16.98%) SDLC
19 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
20 8 (15.09%) HTML5
20 8 (15.09%) Finance

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 5 (9.43%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.77%) Lync
4 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.55%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) MS Project
4 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) SAN
1 2 (3.77%) DHCP
1 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) DAB
2 1 (1.89%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (73.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (67.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (64.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (47.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 16 (30.19%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (22.64%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (11.32%) Sybase ASE
10 5 (9.43%) DTS
11 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
11 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
11 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
12 1 (1.89%) OLAP
12 1 (1.89%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (62.26%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 9 (16.98%) DBA
3 9 (16.98%) Senior Developer
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) C# Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Database Specialist
8 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.77%) Applications Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) .NET
2 19 (35.85%) HTML
3 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
4 13 (24.53%) XML
5 10 (18.87%) WCF
6 8 (15.09%) HTML5
7 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
7 7 (13.21%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.32%) CGI
8 6 (11.32%) CSS
8 6 (11.32%) XSLT
8 6 (11.32%) LINQ
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.55%) Web Services
11 3 (5.66%) JSON
12 1 (1.89%) WPF
12 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Clustering
2 6 (11.32%) Replication
3 5 (9.43%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (39.62%) Windows
2 6 (11.32%) Windows XP
2 6 (11.32%) Windows NT
3 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.89%) Linux
6 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (26.42%) MVC
3 11 (20.75%) Data Modelling
3 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (16.98%) Software Engineering
4 9 (16.98%) SDLC
5 8 (15.09%) Web Development
6 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.21%) ETL
7 6 (11.32%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (11.32%) Validation
7 6 (11.32%) Release Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
8 5 (9.43%) UX Design
9 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.55%) Analytics
9 4 (7.55%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) C#
3 27 (50.94%) T-SQL
4 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) PowerShell
5 6 (11.32%) VBScript
6 2 (3.77%) Java
6 2 (3.77%) C++
7 1 (1.89%) VB
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCITP
2 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.89%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
3 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) WSUS
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
1 1 (1.89%) SCOM
1 1 (1.89%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Sybase
3 4 (7.55%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Perforce
4 3 (5.66%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.89%) McAfee
6 1 (1.89%) NetApp
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.89%) HP
6 1 (1.89%) Intel
6 1 (1.89%) Citrix
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
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