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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 99 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 48 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.88% 3.05% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.22% 9.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 48 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
497 500 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.43% 31.75% 28.49%
Number of salaries quoted 411 466 485
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 28 August 2014, 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 35 (94.59%) C#
4 28 (75.68%) VB
4 28 (75.68%) VB.NET
4 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET
4 28 (75.68%) MVC
4 28 (75.68%) Scrum
4 28 (75.68%) TDD
4 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 28 (75.68%) Moq
4 28 (75.68%) BDD
4 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 23 (62.16%) Rhino Mocks
5 23 (62.16%) Web Application Development
5 23 (62.16%) Razor View Engine
5 23 (62.16%) Kanban
5 23 (62.16%) NHibernate
5 23 (62.16%) Music Industry
5 23 (62.16%) MCTS
5 23 (62.16%) WCF
5 23 (62.16%) NUnit
5 23 (62.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (62.16%) MCP
5 23 (62.16%) MCAD
5 23 (62.16%) MCSD
6 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
6 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (24.32%) MVVM
8 7 (18.92%) OO

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Force.com
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.51%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (75.68%) Moq
2 23 (62.16%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (62.16%) NUnit
3 4 (10.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (62.16%) Music Industry
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (75.68%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (10.81%) VB Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET
2 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC
2 28 (75.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 23 (62.16%) Razor View Engine
3 23 (62.16%) NHibernate
3 23 (62.16%) WCF
4 6 (16.22%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) WPF
5 5 (13.51%) jQuery
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 5 (13.51%) COM
5 5 (13.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 5 (13.51%) CSS3
5 5 (13.51%) SignalR
6 1 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (2.70%) ADO.NET
6 1 (2.70%) XML
6 1 (2.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) MVC
1 28 (75.68%) Scrum
1 28 (75.68%) TDD
1 28 (75.68%) BDD
2 23 (62.16%) Web Application Development
2 23 (62.16%) Kanban
3 9 (24.32%) MVVM
4 7 (18.92%) OO
5 5 (13.51%) Refactoring
5 5 (13.51%) CQRS
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) OOD
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) ERP
7 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 28 (75.68%) VB
2 28 (75.68%) VB.NET
3 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB6
6 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (62.16%) MCTS
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (62.16%) MCP
1 23 (62.16%) MCAD
1 23 (62.16%) MCSD
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle