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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 125 119 140
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 30 47 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 1.44% 0.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.03% 4.59% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 23 34 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +23.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £31,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
991 1024 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.22% 31.31% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 681 711 711
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +14 21 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Edinburgh -21 5 £41,500 -2.35%
Renfrewshire -4 1 £37,500 +19.04% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (57.69%) .NET
4 29 (55.77%) C#
5 25 (48.08%) SQL
6 22 (42.31%) Visual Studio
7 20 (38.46%) Windows
8 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 18 (34.62%) MVC
9 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 15 (28.85%) jQuery
10 14 (26.92%) HTML
10 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.92%) Oracle
10 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
11 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (21.15%) CSS
12 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
13 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
13 10 (19.23%) Web Services
13 10 (19.23%) Finance
13 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
14 9 (17.31%) VMware
15 8 (15.38%) XML
15 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 8 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (3.85%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.92%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.46%) SAN
1 7 (13.46%) Firewall
2 6 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (11.54%) FCoE
2 6 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (11.54%) MPLS
2 6 (11.54%) DMZ
2 6 (11.54%) Ethernet
3 5 (9.62%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) Extranet
4 1 (1.92%) DNS
4 1 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
4 1 (1.92%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (26.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (7.69%) MS Access
7 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.85%) MySQL
8 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.92%) IDOL
9 1 (1.92%) OLAP
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
4 5 (9.62%) NCrunch
5 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 2 (3.85%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.92%) NUnit
6 1 (1.92%) MSTest
6 1 (1.92%) Moq
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 10 (19.23%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Retail
3 4 (7.69%) Corporate Banking
3 4 (7.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (59.62%) Developer
2 13 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Analyst
6 6 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 6 (11.54%) Technical Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (9.62%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Excel Developer
8 4 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Excel Developer
8 4 (7.69%) MI Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 18 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 15 (28.85%) jQuery
4 14 (26.92%) HTML
5 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
6 11 (21.15%) CSS
7 10 (19.23%) Web Services
8 8 (15.38%) XML
8 8 (15.38%) HTML5
8 8 (15.38%) WCF
9 6 (11.54%) XSLT
9 6 (11.54%) MSMQ
10 5 (9.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.62%) LINQ
11 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.77%) WinForms
12 2 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Blackberry
1 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
1 6 (11.54%) Replication
2 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.54%) HPUX
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (11.54%) Windows 2000
5 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) CentOS
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (11.54%) TDD
3 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 6 (11.54%) Workflow
3 6 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (11.54%) Line Management
4 5 (9.62%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (9.62%) Scrum
4 5 (9.62%) OOP
4 5 (9.62%) Pair Programming
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.69%) SOA
5 4 (7.69%) Web Development
5 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (5.77%) ETL
7 2 (3.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) C#
2 25 (48.08%) SQL
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 4 (7.69%) VBA
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
6 2 (3.85%) VB
6 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (1.92%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) APMP
2 5 (9.62%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.92%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.92%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) VMware
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
4 7 (13.46%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Avaya
5 6 (11.54%) Juniper
5 6 (11.54%) Nortel
5 6 (11.54%) IBM
5 6 (11.54%) Clearswift
5 6 (11.54%) BT
5 6 (11.54%) Brocade
5 6 (11.54%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.85%) EPiServer
6 2 (3.85%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.85%) Ektron
6 2 (3.85%) Typemock
6 2 (3.85%) Red Gate
6 2 (3.85%) Tableau
7 1 (1.92%) Twitter
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