The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 88 83 108
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 26 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.59% 1.90% 0.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.37% 6.85% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 7
Average salary £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
SQL Server 2012
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
408 394 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.00% 27.77% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 341 348 539
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) C#
3 22 (68.75%) MVC
3 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
4 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (59.38%) jQuery
5 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (59.38%) CSS
5 19 (59.38%) HTML
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
6 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (46.88%) Windows
8 14 (43.75%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 11 (34.38%) HTML5
11 10 (31.25%) CSS3
12 9 (28.13%) TDD
12 9 (28.13%) WCF
13 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
13 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 7 (21.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
14 7 (21.88%) OO
14 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
15 6 (18.75%) Moq
15 6 (18.75%) Web Design
15 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
15 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) DMZ
2 1 (3.13%) Intranet
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (65.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase ASE
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Moq
2 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
4 3 (9.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (9.38%) NUnit
4 3 (9.38%) Selenium
4 3 (9.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.13%) Subversion
6 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Music Industry
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
2 16 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (40.63%) C# Developer
4 12 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (28.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Programmer
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior C# Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior .NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (15.63%) Junior
7 5 (15.63%) Graduate
8 3 (9.38%) DBA
9 2 (6.25%) Administrator
9 2 (6.25%) Consultant
9 2 (6.25%) Sybase DBA
10 1 (3.13%) SCCM Consultant
10 1 (3.13%) VB6 Developer
10 1 (3.13%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (81.25%) .NET
2 22 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 19 (59.38%) jQuery
3 19 (59.38%) CSS
3 19 (59.38%) HTML
4 17 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (34.38%) HTML5
6 10 (31.25%) CSS3
7 9 (28.13%) WCF
8 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (15.63%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (12.50%) WPF
12 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (9.38%) REST
13 3 (9.38%) NHibernate
13 3 (9.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) User Experience
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.13%) Statistics
3 1 (3.13%) Ergonomics
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) UNIX
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) MVC
2 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (28.13%) TDD
4 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
4 7 (21.88%) OO
5 6 (18.75%) Web Design
5 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) MVVM
8 3 (9.38%) Web Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (9.38%) Kanban
8 3 (9.38%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.38%) BDD
8 3 (9.38%) DSDM
8 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C#
2 14 (43.75%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) VB
5 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.38%) XAML
7 1 (3.13%) VB6
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.50%) MCP
3 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 3 (9.38%) MCTS
3 3 (9.38%) MCAD
3 3 (9.38%) MCSD
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) SCOM
1 2 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 1 (3.13%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.13%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (6.25%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) FalconStor
4 1 (3.13%) Veeam
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Websense
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