Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 14 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 6 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 13.21% 13.95% 18.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 40.00% 60.00% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 16
Dundee median annual salary £35,000 £33,750 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -20.09% +5.58%
10th Percentile £17,750 £29,875 £31,125
90th Percentile £48,000 £43,500 £53,750
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 35 10 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 33.02% 23.26% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 29
Dundee median annual salary £33,500 £35,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.29% -13.86% +7.10%
10th Percentile £19,900 £28,925 £29,750
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,125 £52,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £43,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -2.30% +4.82% +3.75%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Dundee

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Dundee

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Dundee

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Dundee over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Dundee

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) PMO
5 3 (21.43%) VB
5 3 (21.43%) Java
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) ERP
5 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) X++
5 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (21.43%) Dynamics SL
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Apache
6 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (14.29%) Web Services

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Consultant
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (7.14%) Database Security
5 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Task Automation
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) X++
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) VMware