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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 129 143 147
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 29 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.92% 0.86% 0.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 2.76% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 25 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £28,500 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
945 1232 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 30.13% 31.25% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 585 846 615
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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
(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 +1 16 £37,750 -5.62% 1
Edinburgh +15 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Renfrewshire - 5 £40,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £47,500 -
Aberdeen +21 1 £35,000 -30.00%
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (69.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (58.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (58.93%) .NET
3 33 (58.93%) C#
4 31 (55.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (53.57%) SQL
6 25 (44.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
8 22 (39.29%) HTML
9 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 21 (37.50%) Windows
10 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
12 18 (32.14%) MVC
13 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
14 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
15 15 (26.79%) XML
15 15 (26.79%) jQuery
16 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
16 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
18 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
18 12 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
19 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
20 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (17.86%) HTML5
20 10 (17.86%) Web Development
20 10 (17.86%) WCF

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (8.93%) SharePoint
1 5 (8.93%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (8.93%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Lync
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.79%) MS Project
4 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Intranet
2 2 (3.57%) DHCP
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) DAB
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (69.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (58.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (55.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (44.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (19.64%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (10.71%) Sybase ASE
10 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
10 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.79%) DTS
11 1 (1.79%) OLTP
11 1 (1.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Visual Studio
2 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.93%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) NCrunch
5 2 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.79%) NUnit
6 1 (1.79%) MSTest
6 1 (1.79%) Moq
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (16.07%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 9 (16.07%) DBA
5 8 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Database Specialist
8 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Applications Developer
9 3 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) HTML
3 16 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 15 (26.79%) XML
4 15 (26.79%) jQuery
5 10 (17.86%) WCF
5 10 (17.86%) HTML5
6 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.07%) CSS
7 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (12.50%) LINQ
8 7 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 7 (12.50%) XSLT
9 6 (10.71%) CGI
10 5 (8.93%) Web Services
11 3 (5.36%) JSON
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) Replication
3 5 (8.93%) User Experience
4 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Windows NT
2 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
3 5 (8.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (1.79%) CentOS
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) MVC
2 14 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (23.21%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (17.86%) Web Development
6 6 (10.71%) Release Management
6 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.71%) Validation
6 6 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (10.71%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (10.71%) Database Mirroring
7 5 (8.93%) Mobile Development
7 5 (8.93%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.93%) UX Design
7 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Analytics
8 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (58.93%) C#
2 30 (53.57%) SQL
3 23 (41.07%) T-SQL
4 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) VBScript
5 6 (10.71%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.57%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) VB
7 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCITP
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.79%) XenApp
3 1 (1.79%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) WSUS
1 1 (1.79%) SCCM
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
1 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
1 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Sybase
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) EPiServer
5 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.57%) Ektron
6 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) Intel
6 1 (1.79%) Citrix
6 1 (1.79%) Avaya
6 1 (1.79%) NetApp
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.79%) McAfee
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