The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 29 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.26% 2.81% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 7.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 71 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 31.58% 39.89% 46.51%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 53
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £31,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Bolton

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 24 (96.00%) WCF
2 24 (96.00%) C#
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
3 21 (84.00%) TDD
3 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (84.00%) Web Application Development
4 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 20 (80.00%) CQRS
4 20 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
4 20 (80.00%) BDD
4 20 (80.00%) MCTS
4 20 (80.00%) MCP
4 20 (80.00%) MCAD
4 20 (80.00%) MCSD
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) MDX
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (4.00%) Tandem
7 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 21 (84.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (96.00%) WCF
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 20 (80.00%) Razor View Engine
4 20 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (12.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Ninject
6 1 (4.00%) MDX
6 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) MVC
2 21 (84.00%) TDD
2 21 (84.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 21 (84.00%) Web Application Development
3 20 (80.00%) BDD
3 20 (80.00%) CQRS
4 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (4.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (96.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) MCP
1 20 (80.00%) MCAD
1 20 (80.00%) MCSD
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (80.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Sybase