Period
to 22 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 199 172 146
Rank change year-on-year -27 -26 +45
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 57 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.45% 1.04% 1.58%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.43% 3.15% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 55
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -8.57%
10th Percentile £33,325 £28,250 £32,250
90th Percentile £51,250 £61,250 £47,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,269
% change year-on-year - +4.93% +0.60%

SQL Server 2012 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 Scotland with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,604 1,811 2,047
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.21% 33.01% 38.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,040 1,335 1,236
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Scotland

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 17 £47,500 - 1
Stirling - 4 - -
Edinburgh -22 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
6 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (30.43%) Data Architecture
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (30.43%) Azure
7 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (30.43%) ETL
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
7 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (26.09%) Firewall
8 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
8 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
8 6 (26.09%) Code Optimisation
9 5 (21.74%) Power Platform
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) Power BI
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
9 5 (21.74%) Information Security
10 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Power Platform
3 4 (17.39%) Office 365
4 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (13.04%) PaaS
5 2 (8.70%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (4.35%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DHCP
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
2 4 (17.39%) VLAN
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
2 4 (17.39%) Wireless
3 2 (8.70%) Broadband
3 2 (8.70%) NAS
3 2 (8.70%) SAN
3 2 (8.70%) SMTP
3 2 (8.70%) SNMP
3 2 (8.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) Power BI
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (13.04%) NoSQL
7 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (8.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (8.70%) Data Lake
9 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
9 1 (4.35%) MS Access
9 1 (4.35%) QlikView
9 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) WinDbg
2 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) SQL Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Data Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) HTML5
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Driving Licence
2 4 (17.39%) Replication
3 3 (13.04%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (8.70%) Handset
5 1 (4.35%) CCTV
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
1 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
2 8 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (30.43%) Data Architecture
3 7 (30.43%) ETL
3 7 (30.43%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (26.09%) Code Optimisation
5 5 (21.74%) Information Security
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Change Control
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Patch Management
6 4 (17.39%) Time Management
6 4 (17.39%) Visualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Data Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Data Science
7 3 (13.04%) Use Case
8 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 14 (60.87%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.70%) R
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
5 1 (4.35%) C#
5 1 (4.35%) Python
5 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.70%) CCNP
2 2 (8.70%) CCSP
2 2 (8.70%) CCVP
2 2 (8.70%) DBS Check
2 2 (8.70%) MCSE
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (17.39%) vSphere
3 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
1 4 (17.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 4 (17.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Cisco
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
3 2 (8.70%) Databricks
3 2 (8.70%) Dell
3 2 (8.70%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Sonus
4 1 (4.35%) CA
4 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (4.35%) Cognos
4 1 (4.35%) IFS
4 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) Tableau