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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 145 115 158
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 26 39 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 1.28% 0.064%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.27% 3.57% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 2
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 £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
1147 1092 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.71% 35.84% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 752 717 681
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -13 13 £40,250 +0.62% 3
Edinburgh -17 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (83.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 46 (70.77%) .NET
3 46 (70.77%) C#
4 32 (49.23%) MVC
4 32 (49.23%) SQL
5 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
6 28 (43.08%) HTML
7 27 (41.54%) Windows
7 27 (41.54%) WCF
8 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
9 23 (35.38%) jQuery
9 23 (35.38%) HTML5
10 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
11 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
11 19 (29.23%) CSS
12 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
14 15 (23.08%) XML
15 14 (21.54%) BizTalk Server
16 13 (20.00%) Oracle
16 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
17 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
18 11 (16.92%) Finance
18 11 (16.92%) Web Services
18 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
18 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
19 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 10 (15.38%) Google

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (21.54%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (13.85%) CMS
2 9 (13.85%) Umbraco
2 9 (13.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (12.31%) Node.js
4 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
5 6 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.15%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.54%) Lync
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.54%) Apache
9 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) SAN
1 6 (9.23%) Firewall
2 5 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (7.69%) FCoE
2 5 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
2 5 (7.69%) DMZ
2 5 (7.69%) MPLS
2 5 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) X.509
3 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (83.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (13.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (12.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
7 7 (10.77%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle9i Database
9 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.54%) QlikView
10 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.54%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (18.46%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.69%) Subversion
5 4 (6.15%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.54%) ERwin
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) Games
2 6 (9.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Electronics
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (58.46%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) .NET Developer
3 12 (18.46%) Software Engineer
4 9 (13.85%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 5 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (7.69%) DBA
6 5 (7.69%) Analyst
6 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) SQL Developer
7 4 (6.15%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (70.77%) .NET
2 31 (47.69%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.08%) HTML
4 27 (41.54%) WCF
5 23 (35.38%) jQuery
5 23 (35.38%) HTML5
6 19 (29.23%) CSS
7 17 (26.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (23.08%) XML
9 11 (16.92%) Web Services
9 11 (16.92%) .NET Framework
10 10 (15.38%) XSLT
11 9 (13.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (13.85%) CSS3
12 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 8 (12.31%) LINQ
13 7 (10.77%) Silverlight
13 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (9.23%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) iPhone
1 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 5 (7.69%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) NHS
3 4 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.15%) DTV
4 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.08%) BBC
5 2 (3.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (41.54%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (9.23%) Android
4 5 (7.69%) HPUX
4 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000
4 5 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.08%) Linux
6 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.54%) UNIX
7 1 (1.54%) CentOS
7 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (49.23%) MVC
2 11 (16.92%) Software Engineering
3 9 (13.85%) Web Development
4 8 (12.31%) TDD
4 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
5 7 (10.77%) Data Management
5 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) OO
6 6 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (9.23%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (9.23%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (7.69%) User Stories
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
7 5 (7.69%) Project Management
7 5 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.15%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (70.77%) C#
2 32 (49.23%) SQL
3 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.08%) Python
6 2 (3.08%) Ruby
6 2 (3.08%) Java
7 1 (1.54%) R
7 1 (1.54%) C++
7 1 (1.54%) VB
7 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 5 (7.69%) APMP
3 2 (3.08%) OCP
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.54%) HND
4 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.54%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 22 (33.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.00%) Oracle
3 10 (15.38%) Google
4 9 (13.85%) Sitecore
5 7 (10.77%) Cisco
5 7 (10.77%) VMware
6 6 (9.23%) IBM
6 6 (9.23%) Avaya
7 5 (7.69%) Juniper
7 5 (7.69%) BT
7 5 (7.69%) HP
7 5 (7.69%) Nortel
7 5 (7.69%) Clearswift
7 5 (7.69%) Brocade
7 5 (7.69%) Fujitsu
8 4 (6.15%) Typemock
8 4 (6.15%) Red Gate
9 3 (4.62%) Tableau
10 2 (3.08%) Facebook
10 2 (3.08%) Sony
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