Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 141 126 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 5 21 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.81% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.79% 2.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 0
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
Scotland median annual salary £41,750 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year -7.22% - -

SQL Server 2016 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 634 833 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.30% 32.11% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 445 527 436
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,800 £28,375
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £63,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Edinburgh

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Games

SQL Server 2016
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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Messaging Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Clustering
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) CQRS
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) VMware