Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 158 170
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 +15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 79 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.47% 1.25% 0.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% 3.47% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 24
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,421
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.60% +13.48%
10th Percentile £32,950 £32,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £58,500
UK median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -

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 1,747 1,988 1,676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.47% 35.94% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,263 1,237 933
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -3.49% +6.83%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,050 £66,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +37 63 £47,500 +26.67% 3
Edinburgh -17 13 £39,750 -11.67% 1
West Lothian -19 3 £21,000 -47.83%
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (70.89%) SQL
3 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
4 26 (32.91%) Finance
5 23 (29.11%) C#
6 22 (27.85%) .NET
6 22 (27.85%) Web Services
6 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
6 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (22.78%) Banking
7 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
8 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (21.52%) WCF
8 17 (21.52%) jQuery
9 16 (20.25%) Dynamics CRM
9 16 (20.25%) CRM
9 16 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (16.46%) LINQ
11 13 (16.46%) Degree
11 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
11 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
12 12 (15.19%) MVC
12 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
12 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (15.19%) Big Data
13 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
14 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
14 10 (12.66%) Migration

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 13 (16.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.66%) IIS
2 10 (12.66%) Skype for Business
3 5 (6.33%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.66%) Office 365
3 9 (11.39%) Azure Functions
3 9 (11.39%) Serverless
3 9 (11.39%) Yammer
4 5 (6.33%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.39%) Intranet
1 9 (11.39%) Skype
2 2 (2.53%) DNS
3 1 (1.27%) DHCP
3 1 (1.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.27%) VLAN
3 1 (1.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (18.99%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (15.19%) Big Data
6 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (6.33%) Apache Hive
7 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
7 5 (6.33%) HBase
7 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.53%) Power BI
9 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.53%) Snowflake Schema
9 2 (2.53%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.27%) BigQuery
10 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.27%) QlikView
10 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.06%) GoogleTest
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (32.91%) Finance
2 18 (22.78%) Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Front Office
4 6 (7.59%) Back Office
4 6 (7.59%) Financial Institution
5 4 (5.06%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.06%) Law
6 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 69 (87.34%) Developer
2 20 (25.32%) SQL Developer
3 16 (20.25%) Senior Developer
4 14 (17.72%) .NET Developer
5 10 (12.66%) C++ Developer
5 10 (12.66%) Senior C++ Developer
6 9 (11.39%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) CRM Consultant
8 6 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
9 5 (6.33%) Big Data Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) CRM Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Hadoop Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.06%) Software Consultant
10 4 (5.06%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.80%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.85%) .NET
1 22 (27.85%) Web Services
2 17 (21.52%) jQuery
2 17 (21.52%) WCF
3 13 (16.46%) LINQ
4 11 (13.92%) .NET Framework
5 9 (11.39%) AngularJS
5 9 (11.39%) CSS
5 9 (11.39%) CSS3
5 9 (11.39%) HTML
5 9 (11.39%) HTML5
5 9 (11.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (11.39%) WPF
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET
6 8 (10.13%) JSON
6 8 (10.13%) RESTful
7 4 (5.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (5.06%) ODBC
7 4 (5.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.25%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (11.39%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (5.06%) Robotics
4 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.80%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.53%) Fintech
5 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.27%) Clustering
6 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.27%) iPhone
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.66%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) Solaris
3 1 (1.27%) Unix
3 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (27.85%) Data Modelling
2 16 (20.25%) CRM
3 12 (15.19%) Mentoring
3 12 (15.19%) MVC
4 10 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.66%) Coaching
4 10 (12.66%) Concurrent Programming
4 10 (12.66%) ETL
4 10 (12.66%) Migration
4 10 (12.66%) Multithreading
5 9 (11.39%) Asset Management
5 9 (11.39%) Business Analysis
5 9 (11.39%) Content Management
5 9 (11.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (11.39%) Data Migration
5 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
5 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
5 9 (11.39%) Web Development
5 9 (11.39%) Webhook
Programming Languages
1 56 (70.89%) SQL
2 23 (29.11%) C#
3 18 (22.78%) T-SQL
4 13 (16.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (12.66%) C++
6 9 (11.39%) TypeScript
7 5 (6.33%) Python
8 4 (5.06%) R
9 1 (1.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCSE
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.27%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.27%) Malwarebytes
2 1 (1.27%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (1.27%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 36 (45.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Google
3 4 (5.06%) IBM
4 3 (3.80%) Tableau
5 1 (1.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) Avaya
5 1 (1.27%) Charles River
5 1 (1.27%) Cisco
5 1 (1.27%) Dell
5 1 (1.27%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.27%) Sophos
5 1 (1.27%) Symantec
5 1 (1.27%) VMware