The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Stirling region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 3 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 14.13% 8.82% 22.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 27.66% 27.27% 59.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 30
Average salary £50,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
47 11 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 51.09% 32.35% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 50
Average salary £47,500 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £46,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Scotland

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Stirling

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Stirling

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (36.36%) MS Access
4 8 (36.36%) DTS
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
4 8 (36.36%) VBA
4 8 (36.36%) ODBC
4 8 (36.36%) RAD
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (31.82%) Informatica
5 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
5 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (31.82%) Business Objects
5 7 (31.82%) Network Management
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) SAP
7 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
7 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Java
9 3 (13.64%) ERP
9 3 (13.64%) Project Management
9 3 (13.64%) SLA
9 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
10 2 (9.09%) HTML
10 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
10 2 (9.09%) UNIX

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling 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 2 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server 2000
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (36.36%) MS Access
1 8 (36.36%) DTS
2 5 (22.73%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.09%) QlikView
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Database Developer
3 7 (31.82%) RAD Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Designer
4 5 (22.73%) Business Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Consultant
4 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) ODBC
2 2 (9.09%) Spring
2 2 (9.09%) HTML5
2 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) UNIX
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) RAD
2 7 (31.82%) Data Modelling
2 7 (31.82%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (31.82%) Network Management
3 5 (22.73%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
5 3 (13.64%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Analytics
6 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.55%) Service Management
7 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
7 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
2 8 (36.36%) VBA
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Clojure
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
1 1 (4.55%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 19 (86.36%) Oracle
2 7 (31.82%) Business Objects
2 7 (31.82%) Informatica
3 5 (22.73%) SAP