The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 19 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.31% 12.63% 8.82%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 25.64% 24.49% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Average salary £28,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +6.08%
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 Stirling region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
39 49 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 40.21% 51.58% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 5
Average salary £30,250 £47,500 £48,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.31% -1.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,300 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £48,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Stirling

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) Degree
3 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (42.86%) SDLC
5 5 (35.71%) Server Building
5 5 (35.71%) Big Data
5 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
5 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
5 5 (35.71%) System Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Mule
5 5 (35.71%) Magento
5 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 5 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (35.71%) Ant
5 5 (35.71%) .NET
5 5 (35.71%) J2EE
5 5 (35.71%) MySQL
5 5 (35.71%) OO
5 5 (35.71%) Apache
5 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 5 (35.71%) OOD
5 5 (35.71%) IntelliJ
5 5 (35.71%) TDD

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 5 (35.71%) Apache
1 5 (35.71%) Mule
2 3 (21.43%) Umbraco
3 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) MySQL
1 5 (35.71%) Big Data
1 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) DataStage
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) IntelliJ
1 5 (35.71%) Subversion
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) Git (software)
1 5 (35.71%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) J2EE
2 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.14%) PostGIS
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) UNIX
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Content Management
3 5 (35.71%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
3 5 (35.71%) System Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Server Building
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C#
4 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
1 3 (21.43%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Planview