Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 181 160
Rank change year-on-year +39 -21 +36
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 84 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.58% 0.95% 1.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.92% 2.78% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 40 27
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £35,500 £32,500 £25,850
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £57,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

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 1,709 1,908 1,591
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.23% 34.11% 31.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,228 1,203 987
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +3.61%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 +48 68 £50,000 +33.33% 6
Edinburgh -13 10 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Dundee +14 3 £35,000 - 1
West Lothian -13 2 £21,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 55 (65.48%) SQL
3 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 31 (36.90%) Finance
5 30 (35.71%) C#
6 29 (34.52%) .NET
7 26 (30.95%) Web Services
8 23 (27.38%) Banking
9 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (22.62%) LINQ
10 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
11 18 (21.43%) WCF
12 17 (20.24%) Dynamics CRM
12 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
12 17 (20.24%) CRM
13 16 (19.05%) jQuery
13 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (17.86%) MVC
14 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
15 14 (16.67%) Degree
16 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
16 13 (15.48%) C++
16 13 (15.48%) Concurrent Programming
16 13 (15.48%) Multithreading
17 12 (14.29%) RESTful
17 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
17 12 (14.29%) Big Data

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 10 (11.90%) SharePoint
1 10 (11.90%) Skype for Business
2 8 (9.52%) IIS
3 5 (5.95%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (11.90%) Office 365
3 9 (10.71%) Azure Functions
3 9 (10.71%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (10.71%) Serverless
3 9 (10.71%) Yammer
4 2 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) Intranet
1 9 (10.71%) Skype
2 2 (2.38%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) DHCP
3 1 (1.19%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.19%) VLAN
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
3 1 (1.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (22.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (15.48%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (14.29%) Big Data
5 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (5.95%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 5 (5.95%) HBase
6 5 (5.95%) QlikView
7 3 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.57%) Power BI
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
8 2 (2.38%) MS Access
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.76%) GoogleTest
3 2 (2.38%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 31 (36.90%) Finance
2 23 (27.38%) Banking
3 8 (9.52%) Back Office
3 8 (9.52%) Front Office
4 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.76%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (86.90%) Developer
2 22 (26.19%) SQL Developer
3 19 (22.62%) Senior Developer
4 16 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 13 (15.48%) C++ Developer
5 13 (15.48%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (10.71%) SharePoint Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Big Data Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) CRM Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Programmer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Consultant
8 4 (4.76%) Software Engineer
8 4 (4.76%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) .NET
2 26 (30.95%) Web Services
3 19 (22.62%) LINQ
4 18 (21.43%) WCF
5 16 (19.05%) jQuery
6 15 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 12 (14.29%) JSON
7 12 (14.29%) RESTful
8 11 (13.10%) WPF
9 9 (10.71%) AngularJS
9 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
9 9 (10.71%) CSS
9 9 (10.71%) CSS3
9 9 (10.71%) HTML
9 9 (10.71%) HTML5
9 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (9.52%) SOAP
11 4 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (4.76%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.71%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (4.76%) Robotics
4 2 (2.38%) Fintech
4 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.19%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) iPhone
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.19%) Linux
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.62%) Data Modelling
3 17 (20.24%) CRM
4 15 (17.86%) MVC
5 13 (15.48%) Concurrent Programming
5 13 (15.48%) Multithreading
6 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 12 (14.29%) Migration
7 11 (13.10%) Asset Management
7 11 (13.10%) Coaching
7 11 (13.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (13.10%) Data Migration
7 11 (13.10%) Data Science
8 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.90%) Thought Leadership
9 9 (10.71%) Content Management
9 9 (10.71%) SDLC
9 9 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 9 (10.71%) Web Development
9 9 (10.71%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 55 (65.48%) SQL
2 30 (35.71%) C#
3 17 (20.24%) JavaScript
4 13 (15.48%) C++
5 11 (13.10%) T-SQL
6 9 (10.71%) TypeScript
7 6 (7.14%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) R
9 2 (2.38%) VBA
10 1 (1.19%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (4.76%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.19%) MCSE
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.19%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.19%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.19%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (1.19%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.19%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Google
2 4 (4.76%) IBM
3 3 (3.57%) Tableau
4 2 (2.38%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
5 1 (1.19%) Avaya
5 1 (1.19%) Charles River
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) Dell
5 1 (1.19%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.19%) Sophos
5 1 (1.19%) Symantec
5 1 (1.19%) VMware