The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 94 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 24 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.37% 1.41% 1.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.57% 5.12% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 20
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
525 449 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.93% 27.44% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 453 405 439
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012.

1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (84.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (79.52%) SQL
4 48 (57.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (48.19%) .NET
6 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
7 38 (45.78%) C#
8 35 (42.17%) Windows
9 34 (40.96%) HTML
9 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
9 34 (40.96%) CSS
10 32 (38.55%) Visual Studio
10 32 (38.55%) Entity Framework
10 32 (38.55%) .NET Framework
10 32 (38.55%) jQuery
11 30 (36.14%) LINQ
11 30 (36.14%) JSON
12 28 (33.73%) MVC
13 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (31.33%) KnockoutJS
14 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
15 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
15 24 (28.92%) Mobile Development
16 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
17 22 (26.51%) TDD
17 22 (26.51%) Ajax
17 22 (26.51%) VMware
17 22 (26.51%) Telecoms
17 22 (26.51%) Scrum
17 22 (26.51%) Responsive Web Design

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
1 12 (14.46%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (6.02%) IIS
3 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.69%) LAN
1 18 (21.69%) WAN
2 17 (20.48%) Firewall
3 12 (14.46%) SAN
4 10 (12.05%) VPN
4 10 (12.05%) NAS
5 8 (9.64%) TCP/IP
6 5 (6.02%) DNS
6 5 (6.02%) DHCP
7 1 (1.20%) FTP
7 1 (1.20%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (84.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (57.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 26 (31.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 17 (20.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (7.23%) MS Access
8 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.82%) Relational Database
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.61%) Oracle Database
11 2 (2.41%) QlikView
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (2.41%) DTS
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle9i Database
11 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.20%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 32 (38.55%) Visual Studio
2 24 (28.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (26.51%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.41%) MSTest
4 2 (2.41%) NUnit
4 2 (2.41%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.41%) Subversion
General
1 22 (26.51%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.23%) Automotive
3 4 (4.82%) Finance
4 3 (3.61%) Marketing
5 2 (2.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (54.22%) Developer
2 26 (31.33%) .NET Developer
3 25 (30.12%) C# Developer
4 24 (28.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (26.51%) C# Web Developer
5 22 (26.51%) .NET Web Developer
5 22 (26.51%) Web Developer
6 19 (22.89%) Analyst
7 11 (13.25%) Junior Developer
7 11 (13.25%) Junior
8 10 (12.05%) Junior C# Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Junior .NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Junior Web Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 10 (12.05%) Junior .NET Web Developer
9 9 (10.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (9.64%) MI Analyst
11 6 (7.23%) DBA
11 6 (7.23%) Applications Developer
12 5 (6.02%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (48.19%) .NET
2 34 (40.96%) HTML
2 34 (40.96%) CSS
3 32 (38.55%) .NET Framework
3 32 (38.55%) jQuery
3 32 (38.55%) Entity Framework
4 30 (36.14%) LINQ
4 30 (36.14%) JSON
5 26 (31.33%) KnockoutJS
6 22 (26.51%) Ajax
7 16 (19.28%) ASP.NET
8 10 (12.05%) XML
8 10 (12.05%) HTML5
9 8 (9.64%) DOM
9 8 (9.64%) EDI
10 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.61%) MDX
12 2 (2.41%) WCF
12 2 (2.41%) Adobe AIR
12 2 (2.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.23%) Clustering
3 3 (3.61%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.41%) Handset
4 2 (2.41%) Replication
4 2 (2.41%) Statistics
4 2 (2.41%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.17%) Windows
2 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.43%) CentOS
4 7 (8.43%) Linux
5 6 (7.23%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) MVC
2 25 (30.12%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (28.92%) Mobile Development
4 22 (26.51%) BDD
4 22 (26.51%) Responsive Web Design
4 22 (26.51%) TDD
4 22 (26.51%) Scrum
5 11 (13.25%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (12.05%) Business Continuity
7 9 (10.84%) Network Monitoring
8 8 (9.64%) Logistics
8 8 (9.64%) ETL
9 7 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.82%) CRM
12 2 (2.41%) E-Commerce
12 2 (2.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 66 (79.52%) SQL
2 38 (45.78%) C#
3 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
4 23 (27.71%) T-SQL
5 11 (13.25%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.02%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.41%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.41%) VB
8 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.02%) MCSA
3 4 (4.82%) MCITP
3 4 (4.82%) Degree
4 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.41%) CCNA
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.41%) OCP
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (2.41%) MCTS
4 2 (2.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (25.30%) Active Directory
2 15 (18.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.46%) vSphere
4 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 39 (46.99%) Microsoft
2 22 (26.51%) VMware
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco
4 8 (9.64%) Altova
4 8 (9.64%) DevExpress
5 7 (8.43%) Juniper
5 7 (8.43%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.61%) Oracle
7 2 (2.41%) Adobe
7 2 (2.41%) Tableau
8 1 (1.20%) Stonesoft
8 1 (1.20%) Citrix
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