The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% 100.00% 60.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server
Scotland

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 Scottish Borders region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 16.67% 100.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +87.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Scottish Borders region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL Server
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Scottish Borders region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

SQL Server
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Galashiels - 1 £23,000 -
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Top 4 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing SQL Server 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.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scottish Borders region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Moodle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP