The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 100 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 38 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 1.87% 0.30%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.92% 6.57% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 5
Average salary £35,000 £48,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.83% +61.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
536 578 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.14% 28.46% 28.52%
Number of salaries quoted 481 523 416
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
West Midlands

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 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (62.50%) SQL
4 26 (54.17%) .NET
5 22 (45.83%) C#
6 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 15 (31.25%) HTML
9 15 (31.25%) jQuery
10 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
10 14 (29.17%) Ajax
10 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
11 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
12 12 (25.00%) MVC
13 11 (22.92%) WCF
14 10 (20.83%) CSS
15 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (18.75%) Oracle
15 9 (18.75%) Scrum
15 9 (18.75%) LINQ
15 9 (18.75%) TDD
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
16 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
17 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (14.58%) HTML5
17 7 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 7 (14.58%) CSS3

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (10.42%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Lync
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) DHCP
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
2 5 (10.42%) VPN
3 4 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (81.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (39.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (27.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.42%) MS Access
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (6.25%) DTS
10 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
11 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.42%) ReSharper
2 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (8.33%) NUnit
3 4 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Games
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.92%) DBA
4 10 (20.83%) Web Developer
4 10 (20.83%) .NET Web Developer
5 8 (16.67%) SQL DBA
6 7 (14.58%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (14.58%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
8 5 (10.42%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Desktop Support
10 3 (6.25%) Database Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Consultant
10 3 (6.25%) Database Specialist
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
10 3 (6.25%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) .NET
2 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) jQuery
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
4 14 (29.17%) Ajax
5 11 (22.92%) WCF
6 10 (20.83%) CSS
7 9 (18.75%) LINQ
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (14.58%) HTML5
8 7 (14.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (14.58%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.58%) CSS3
8 7 (14.58%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (10.42%) JSON
11 4 (8.33%) NHibernate
11 4 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (8.33%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) MVC
2 9 (18.75%) Scrum
2 9 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (12.50%) ETL
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
4 5 (10.42%) CRM
4 5 (10.42%) BDD
4 5 (10.42%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (8.33%) Web Application Development
5 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
7 2 (4.17%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) Change Control
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) SQL
2 22 (45.83%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.08%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) OCP
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle Certification
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCSA
4 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.17%) Mercator
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