Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 142 189
Rank change year-on-year -39 +47 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 52 81 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.95% 1.52% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.88% 4.01% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 25
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -8.05% +22.54%
10th Percentile £25,100 £32,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £58,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,269 £45,000
% 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 1,806 2,020 1,788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 32.93% 37.88% 31.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,323 1,225 961
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -3 35 £50,000 +31.58% 7
Edinburgh -18 13 £35,750 -10.63% 3
West Lothian -17 3 £21,000 -42.47%
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (67.31%) SQL
3 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
4 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
5 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (30.77%) jQuery
7 15 (28.85%) C#
8 14 (26.92%) .NET
9 13 (25.00%) CRM
9 13 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 13 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (25.00%) Degree
9 13 (25.00%) Finance
9 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (23.08%) WCF
11 11 (21.15%) Business Analysis
11 11 (21.15%) ETL
12 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
12 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
12 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (19.23%) Migration
12 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
12 10 (19.23%) Office 365
12 10 (19.23%) Coaching
13 9 (17.31%) Serverless

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (19.23%) Skype for Business
3 9 (17.31%) IIS
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.77%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Office 365
3 9 (17.31%) Azure Functions
3 9 (17.31%) Serverless
3 9 (17.31%) Yammer
4 2 (3.85%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.85%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.31%) Intranet
1 9 (17.31%) Skype
2 2 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) VLAN
3 1 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (9.62%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (9.62%) Snowflake Schema
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (9.62%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.92%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.92%) MS Access
8 1 (1.92%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.85%) GoogleTest
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (1.92%) Front Office
4 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (76.92%) Developer
2 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
3 9 (17.31%) SharePoint Developer
4 7 (13.46%) C++ Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Senior C++ Developer
5 5 (9.62%) ETL Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Consultant
6 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.77%) CRM Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Database Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) SQL Database Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.85%) DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) Web Services
2 16 (30.77%) jQuery
3 14 (26.92%) .NET
4 12 (23.08%) WCF
5 9 (17.31%) AngularJS
5 9 (17.31%) CSS
5 9 (17.31%) CSS3
5 9 (17.31%) HTML
5 9 (17.31%) HTML5
5 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Framework
6 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
7 6 (11.54%) LINQ
8 5 (9.62%) WPF
9 3 (5.77%) JSON
9 3 (5.77%) RESTful
10 2 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 2 (3.85%) ODBC
11 1 (1.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (17.31%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (9.62%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.85%) Fintech
5 2 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.77%) Windows
3 1 (1.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.92%) Solaris
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) CRM
3 11 (21.15%) Business Analysis
3 11 (21.15%) ETL
4 10 (19.23%) Coaching
4 10 (19.23%) Data Modelling
4 10 (19.23%) Migration
5 9 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (17.31%) Content Management
5 9 (17.31%) Data Migration
5 9 (17.31%) SDLC
5 9 (17.31%) Service Delivery
5 9 (17.31%) Test Scripting
5 9 (17.31%) Web Development
5 9 (17.31%) Webhook
6 8 (15.38%) MVC
7 7 (13.46%) Concurrent Programming
7 7 (13.46%) Multithreading
8 6 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.62%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) SQL
2 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
3 15 (28.85%) C#
4 10 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (17.31%) TypeScript
6 7 (13.46%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) R
7 1 (1.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.92%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (1.92%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Google
3 3 (5.77%) Tableau
4 2 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Apple
5 1 (1.92%) Avaya
5 1 (1.92%) Charles River
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Sophos
5 1 (1.92%) Symantec
5 1 (1.92%) VMware