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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 85 102 96
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.63% 1.14% 1.66%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 3.87% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 30
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
400 542 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 28.31% 29.46% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 366 474 558
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (74.47%) .NET
2 35 (74.47%) C#
3 31 (65.96%) HTML
4 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
4 28 (59.57%) MVC
4 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (53.19%) Windows
6 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (48.94%) SDLC
8 21 (44.68%) jQuery
8 21 (44.68%) CSS
9 19 (40.43%) SQL
9 19 (40.43%) HTML5
10 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
11 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
12 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
12 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
13 13 (27.66%) DSDM
13 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
13 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
13 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
13 13 (27.66%) Selenium
13 13 (27.66%) Degree
13 13 (27.66%) SharePoint 2013
13 13 (27.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (27.66%) Sitecore
13 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
13 13 (27.66%) Moq

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (27.66%) SharePoint
1 13 (27.66%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (23.40%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (48.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Jenkins
2 13 (27.66%) Selenium
2 13 (27.66%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (27.66%) Moq
2 13 (27.66%) SpecFlow
3 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Subversion
4 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 44 (93.62%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) AWS Developer
3 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
4 11 (23.40%) SQL DBA
4 11 (23.40%) DBA
5 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 10 (21.28%) Programmer
5 10 (21.28%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (19.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
6 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Developer
6 9 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior SharePoint Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
9 1 (2.13%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (74.47%) .NET
2 31 (65.96%) HTML
3 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET
3 28 (59.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (44.68%) jQuery
4 21 (44.68%) CSS
5 19 (40.43%) HTML5
6 12 (25.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
7 11 (23.40%) Entity Framework
8 10 (21.28%) WCF
9 9 (19.15%) CSS3
10 6 (12.77%) REST
10 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (12.77%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (8.51%) Web Services
11 4 (8.51%) WPF
12 3 (6.38%) Ajax
12 3 (6.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Clustering
2 9 (19.15%) Streaming Music
2 9 (19.15%) Replication
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Ergonomics
4 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 25 (53.19%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) MVC
2 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (48.94%) SDLC
4 17 (36.17%) Unit Testing
5 13 (27.66%) DSDM
5 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
5 13 (27.66%) Waterfall
6 11 (23.40%) OO
6 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (23.40%) Performance Tuning
7 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (21.28%) Web Design
8 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (12.77%) Mobile Development
9 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.51%) MVVM
10 3 (6.38%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.38%) Change Control
11 1 (2.13%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 35 (74.47%) C#
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) T-SQL
4 13 (27.66%) PowerShell
5 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOM
1 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
1 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.13%) VMware
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