Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 166 166 194
Rank change year-on-year 0 +28 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 56 52 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 0.99% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.88% 3.15% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 39
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,421 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.60% +18.35% -14.63%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,650 £23,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £47,582
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 1943 1652 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.45% 31.53% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 959 1326
Scotland median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh -11 27 £45,000 +8.64% 2
Glasgow -10 18 £37,500 -9.09%
Inverclyde +2 3 £34,750 -
North Lanarkshire - 2 £41,250 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £34,500 -
West Lothian -5 1 - -
Lothian - 1 £43,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £35,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (66.07%) T-SQL
2 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
3 36 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (62.50%) SQL
5 26 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (42.86%) Finance
7 22 (39.29%) ETL
8 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
9 16 (28.57%) Project Management
9 16 (28.57%) Integration Testing
9 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
10 15 (26.79%) Tableau
10 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (21.43%) C#
12 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 10 (17.86%) Windows
13 10 (17.86%) VMware
14 9 (16.07%) .NET
14 9 (16.07%) Subversion
14 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
14 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2014
15 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
15 8 (14.29%) SDLC
15 8 (14.29%) Banking

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 8 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.36%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) Dynamics 365
2 6 (10.71%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.29%) Firewall
1 8 (14.29%) VLAN
2 6 (10.71%) DHCP
2 6 (10.71%) DNS
2 6 (10.71%) VPN
2 6 (10.71%) Wireless
3 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (64.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (46.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (30.36%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2014
8 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
8 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (5.36%) Big Data
9 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (3.57%) DTS
10 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (3.57%) Power BI
10 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
3 6 (10.71%) JUnit
3 6 (10.71%) TeamCity
3 6 (10.71%) tSQLt
4 5 (8.93%) Maven
5 2 (3.57%) JIRA
5 2 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.57%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Back Office
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 32 (57.14%) SQL Developer
3 22 (39.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 22 (39.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 19 (33.93%) SQL BI Developer
5 18 (32.14%) SSIS Developer
6 17 (30.36%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 9 (16.07%) .NET Developer
7 9 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (16.07%) C# Developer
8 8 (14.29%) Analyst
8 8 (14.29%) SSRS Developer
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Senior SQL Developer
9 6 (10.71%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 6 (10.71%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.50%) jQuery
4 6 (10.71%) WCF
4 6 (10.71%) XML
5 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (5.36%) CSS
6 3 (5.36%) HTML
6 3 (5.36%) HTML5
7 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.79%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.79%) CSS3
7 1 (1.79%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) iPhone
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 3 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.57%) HP Storage
4 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Solaris
3 6 (10.71%) Unix
3 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Phone
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
2 22 (39.29%) ETL
3 16 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 16 (28.57%) Project Management
3 16 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
4 15 (26.79%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (14.29%) SDLC
6 7 (12.50%) MVC
7 6 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (10.71%) Database Optimisation
7 6 (10.71%) Innovative Thinking
7 6 (10.71%) ITIL
7 6 (10.71%) Patch Management
8 5 (8.93%) Investment Management
9 4 (7.14%) Data Management
9 4 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.14%) Migration
9 4 (7.14%) Open Source
9 4 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) T-SQL
2 35 (62.50%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) C#
4 7 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 6 (10.71%) VB
6 4 (7.14%) Java
7 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Backup Exec
1 6 (10.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (10.71%) Malwarebytes
1 6 (10.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 6 (10.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.36%) SCCM
3 2 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 37 (66.07%) Microsoft
2 15 (26.79%) Tableau
3 10 (17.86%) VMware
4 6 (10.71%) Apple
4 6 (10.71%) Avaya
4 6 (10.71%) Cisco
4 6 (10.71%) Dell
4 6 (10.71%) Palo Alto
4 6 (10.71%) Sophos
4 6 (10.71%) Symantec
5 5 (8.93%) Informatica
6 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (1.79%) Cognos
7 1 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (1.79%) Sitecore