The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 86 95
Rank change year-on-year +11 +9  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.43% 1.05% 0.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.93% 3.89% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 6
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +20.48%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 407 360 358
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 36.31% 26.89% 26.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 241 246
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (78.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
3 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
3 15 (78.95%) Finance
4 14 (73.68%) Tableau
5 13 (68.42%) Integration Testing
5 13 (68.42%) System Integration Testing
5 13 (68.42%) Project Management
5 13 (68.42%) ETL
6 4 (21.05%) C#
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
7 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.26%) SAS
9 1 (5.26%) ISEB
9 1 (5.26%) MVS
9 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (5.26%) Middleware
9 1 (5.26%) MATLAB

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (84.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (78.95%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Developer
4 13 (68.42%) SQL BI Developer
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Developer
4 13 (68.42%) SSIS Developer
5 12 (63.16%) SSRS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Business Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (68.42%) ETL
2 13 (68.42%) Integration Testing
2 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Cash Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Online Security
4 1 (5.26%) Scrum
4 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) T-SQL
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ISEB
1 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) Google
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