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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 70 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 46 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.54% 1.54% 1.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.63% 5.42% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 13
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 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
533 424 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.46% 28.44% 30.35%
Number of salaries quoted 479 378 418
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,543 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 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 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (88.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (80.23%) SQL
4 53 (61.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (54.65%) .NET
6 44 (51.16%) C#
7 42 (48.84%) HTML
7 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
8 40 (46.51%) jQuery
8 40 (46.51%) .NET Framework
8 40 (46.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 39 (45.35%) CSS
10 38 (44.19%) Visual Studio
10 38 (44.19%) JSON
10 38 (44.19%) LINQ
11 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
11 36 (41.86%) MVC
12 34 (39.53%) Windows
12 34 (39.53%) KnockoutJS
13 32 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 30 (34.88%) Telecoms
14 30 (34.88%) Scrum
14 30 (34.88%) Ajax
14 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
14 30 (34.88%) TDD
14 30 (34.88%) BDD
14 30 (34.88%) ReSharper
15 27 (31.40%) Responsive Web Design
16 23 (26.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 22 (25.58%) VMware

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (13.95%) MS Exchange
1 12 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (5.81%) IIS
3 4 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Apache
4 2 (2.33%) OpenEdge
4 2 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (15.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.93%) LAN
1 18 (20.93%) WAN
2 17 (19.77%) Firewall
3 12 (13.95%) SAN
4 10 (11.63%) VPN
4 10 (11.63%) NAS
5 8 (9.30%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.81%) DNS
6 5 (5.81%) DHCP
7 1 (1.16%) FTP
7 1 (1.16%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (88.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (61.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (26.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (17.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (17.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.49%) DTS
8 3 (3.49%) MS Access
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.33%) QlikView
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (1.16%) OLAP
10 1 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 38 (44.19%) Visual Studio
2 32 (37.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (34.88%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.33%) MSTest
4 2 (2.33%) NUnit
4 2 (2.33%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 30 (34.88%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.65%) Finance
3 3 (3.49%) Automotive
4 2 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.16%) Advertising
5 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (60.47%) Developer
2 34 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 32 (37.21%) C# Developer
3 32 (37.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 30 (34.88%) C# Web Developer
4 30 (34.88%) .NET Web Developer
4 30 (34.88%) Web Developer
5 15 (17.44%) Analyst
6 12 (13.95%) Junior C# Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Junior Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Junior .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Junior Web Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Junior
6 12 (13.95%) Junior C# .NET Developer
6 12 (13.95%) Junior .NET Web Developer
7 9 (10.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) DBA
8 6 (6.98%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.81%) Support Technician
9 5 (5.81%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (54.65%) .NET
2 42 (48.84%) HTML
3 40 (46.51%) .NET Framework
3 40 (46.51%) jQuery
3 40 (46.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 39 (45.35%) CSS
5 38 (44.19%) LINQ
5 38 (44.19%) JSON
6 34 (39.53%) KnockoutJS
7 30 (34.88%) Ajax
8 17 (19.77%) ASP.NET
9 10 (11.63%) XML
9 10 (11.63%) HTML5
10 8 (9.30%) DOM
10 8 (9.30%) EDI
11 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (3.49%) MDX
13 2 (2.33%) WCF
13 2 (2.33%) Adobe AIR
13 2 (2.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Clustering
2 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.49%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.33%) Handset
4 2 (2.33%) Replication
4 2 (2.33%) Statistics
4 2 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (8.14%) CentOS
4 7 (8.14%) Linux
5 6 (6.98%) Windows 7
6 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (41.86%) MVC
2 30 (34.88%) Scrum
2 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) TDD
2 30 (34.88%) BDD
3 27 (31.40%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (10.47%) ETL
5 9 (10.47%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (9.30%) Logistics
7 7 (8.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
8 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.81%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.33%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (2.33%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
10 2 (2.33%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (80.23%) SQL
2 44 (51.16%) C#
3 42 (48.84%) JavaScript
4 20 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 11 (12.79%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.81%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
7 3 (3.49%) VB
8 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) MCITP
2 4 (4.65%) MCSA
3 2 (2.33%) CCNA
3 2 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.33%) MCSE
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) OCP
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (2.33%) MCTS
4 1 (1.16%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (24.42%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (13.95%) vSphere
4 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 36 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (25.58%) VMware
3 12 (13.95%) Cisco
4 8 (9.30%) Altova
4 8 (9.30%) DevExpress
5 7 (8.14%) Juniper
5 7 (8.14%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle
7 2 (2.33%) Adobe
7 2 (2.33%) Tableau
8 1 (1.16%) Stonesoft
8 1 (1.16%) Citrix
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