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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 106 82 109
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +27
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 46 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 2.15% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.48% 7.82% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 42 4
Average salary £37,500 £46,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.47% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
574 588 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.35% 27.50% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 485 539 416
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (66.67%) SQL
4 28 (62.22%) .NET
5 24 (53.33%) C#
6 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 16 (35.56%) HTML
8 16 (35.56%) Ajax
8 16 (35.56%) jQuery
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 13 (28.89%) MVC
10 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
11 12 (26.67%) WCF
12 11 (24.44%) TDD
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (24.44%) LINQ
12 11 (24.44%) Scrum
13 9 (20.00%) CSS
13 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
13 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
15 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (15.56%) ETL
15 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
15 7 (15.56%) Windows

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.22%) Lync
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) DHCP
2 5 (11.11%) LAN
2 5 (11.11%) WAN
2 5 (11.11%) VPN
3 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (77.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (44.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (11.11%) MS Access
6 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
9 2 (4.44%) Star Schema
9 2 (4.44%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.22%) DTS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) ReSharper
2 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 4 (8.89%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (66.67%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) .NET Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 12 (26.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 8 (17.78%) DBA
6 7 (15.56%) C# Web Developer
6 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (11.11%) SQL DBA
8 4 (8.89%) CRM Developer
8 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
9 3 (6.67%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 2 (4.44%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (35.56%) Ajax
3 16 (35.56%) jQuery
3 16 (35.56%) HTML
4 12 (26.67%) WCF
5 11 (24.44%) LINQ
6 9 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 9 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 9 (20.00%) CSS
6 9 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (15.56%) CSS3
7 7 (15.56%) JSON
7 7 (15.56%) HTML5
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (8.89%) MonoRail
9 4 (8.89%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (8.89%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) Scrum
2 11 (24.44%) TDD
3 7 (15.56%) ETL
3 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (15.56%) BDD
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
5 5 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
6 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) UML
7 2 (4.44%) OO
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (4.44%) Inmon Methodology
8 1 (2.22%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) SQL
2 24 (53.33%) C#
3 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 13 (28.89%) VB.NET
5 6 (13.33%) VB
6 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) OCP
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Oracle
3 2 (4.44%) Business Objects
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Channel Systems Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago