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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 137 141
Rank change year-on-year +28 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 48 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.77% 0.87% 0.80%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.77% 2.74% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 36 12 23
Median salary £40,250 £44,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.52% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £27,081 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,250 £42,200
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1007 911 1060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.10% 31.79% 34.01%
Number of salaries quoted 635 434 676
Median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +16 19 £39,750 +54.36% 1
Edinburgh +1 18 £40,250 -10.55% 1
West Lothian -1 6 £36,500 -17.04%
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 72 (82.76%) T-SQL
3 63 (72.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 58 (66.67%) SQL
5 44 (50.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
7 30 (34.48%) Finance
8 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
9 24 (27.59%) ETL
9 24 (27.59%) C#
9 24 (27.59%) .NET
9 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2014
11 22 (25.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
13 19 (21.84%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (21.84%) Tableau
13 19 (21.84%) MVC
13 19 (21.84%) jQuery
13 19 (21.84%) Integration Testing
14 18 (20.69%) Project Management
15 17 (19.54%) WCF
15 17 (19.54%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (18.39%) Banking
16 16 (18.39%) SDLC
17 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
17 15 (17.24%) VB
18 14 (16.09%) XML
18 14 (16.09%) Data Warehouse
18 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC

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 2 (2.30%) EPiServer
1 2 (2.30%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.15%) SAS
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.15%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Network Security
2 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (72.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 44 (50.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 22 (25.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (19.54%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (16.09%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (10.34%) DTS
9 7 (8.05%) Relational Database
10 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 2 (2.30%) OLAP
12 2 (2.30%) OLTP
13 1 (1.15%) Big Data
13 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
13 1 (1.15%) InterSystems Cache
13 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.64%) Subversion
3 9 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 7 (8.05%) JUnit
4 7 (8.05%) tSQLt
5 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
5 5 (5.75%) Maven
6 3 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.45%) Selenium
7 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.15%) NUnit
8 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Marketing
4 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (78.16%) Developer
2 50 (57.47%) SQL Developer
3 24 (27.59%) SQL Server Developer
4 23 (26.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (22.99%) .NET Developer
5 20 (22.99%) SQL BI Developer
5 20 (22.99%) SSIS Developer
6 19 (21.84%) Senior Developer
6 19 (21.84%) Senior SQL Developer
6 19 (21.84%) SQL Server BI Developer
7 16 (18.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (18.39%) C# Developer
8 15 (17.24%) SSRS Developer
9 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (16.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (13.79%) DBA
11 11 (12.64%) SQL DBA
12 5 (5.75%) Analyst
13 4 (4.60%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.59%) .NET
2 19 (21.84%) jQuery
3 17 (19.54%) WCF
4 15 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (16.09%) XML
6 6 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 3 (3.45%) CSS
7 3 (3.45%) CSS3
7 3 (3.45%) HTML
7 3 (3.45%) HTML5
7 3 (3.45%) REST
8 2 (2.30%) Backbone.js
9 1 (1.15%) .NET Core
9 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET Core
9 1 (1.15%) Dapper ORM
9 1 (1.15%) Middleware
9 1 (1.15%) SignalR
9 1 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.49%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.75%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) Replication
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Fintech
6 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) AIX
2 1 (1.15%) MVS
2 1 (1.15%) Windows
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.03%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.59%) ETL
3 19 (21.84%) Integration Testing
3 19 (21.84%) MVC
3 19 (21.84%) System Integration Testing
4 18 (20.69%) Project Management
5 16 (18.39%) SDLC
6 9 (10.34%) Database Security
7 8 (9.20%) ITIL
7 8 (9.20%) ITIL V3
7 8 (9.20%) Software Engineering
7 8 (9.20%) Statistics
8 7 (8.05%) Database Optimisation
9 5 (5.75%) Investment Management
9 5 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (5.75%) Unit Testing
10 4 (4.60%) Open Source
10 4 (4.60%) Test Automation
10 4 (4.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (82.76%) T-SQL
2 58 (66.67%) SQL
3 24 (27.59%) C#
4 15 (17.24%) VB
5 5 (5.75%) Java
6 4 (4.60%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.15%) C
7 1 (1.15%) C++
7 1 (1.15%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.15%) ISEB
3 1 (1.15%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.15%) QA
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.15%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 40 (45.98%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.84%) Tableau
3 9 (10.34%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) Informatica
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.15%) VMware
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