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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 101 89 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +38
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 11 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 1.28% 0.049%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.96% 5.49% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 1
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
371 346 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.77% 23.38% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 313 308 634
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 November 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) C#
3 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) MVC
4 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 18 (60.00%) TDD
6 17 (56.67%) Scrum
6 17 (56.67%) VB
6 17 (56.67%) VB.NET
7 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (53.33%) Moq
8 14 (46.67%) BDD
8 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 13 (43.33%) SQL
9 13 (43.33%) MCP
10 12 (40.00%) MCAD
10 12 (40.00%) MCSD
10 12 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (40.00%) Web Application Development
10 12 (40.00%) Kanban
10 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (40.00%) NUnit
10 12 (40.00%) MCTS
10 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
10 12 (40.00%) Music Industry
10 12 (40.00%) WCF
10 12 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (36.67%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Force.com
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) DMZ
2 1 (3.33%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (6.67%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) Moq
2 12 (40.00%) NUnit
2 12 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (6.67%) Selenium
4 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (40.00%) Music Industry
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 3 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior C# Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) VB6 Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior
5 4 (13.33%) VB Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Junior Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Graduate
6 3 (10.00%) DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Administrator
7 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Senior DBA
8 1 (3.33%) Senior SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 16 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (40.00%) NHibernate
5 12 (40.00%) WCF
6 8 (26.67%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) CSS3
8 5 (16.67%) WPF
9 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.67%) SignalR
10 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Replication
1 2 (6.67%) User Experience
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Statistics
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) MVC
3 18 (60.00%) TDD
4 17 (56.67%) Scrum
5 14 (46.67%) BDD
6 12 (40.00%) Web Application Development
6 12 (40.00%) Kanban
7 6 (20.00%) MVVM
8 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (6.67%) Change Control
9 2 (6.67%) CQRS
9 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
9 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.67%) OO
9 2 (6.67%) DSDM
9 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) VB
2 17 (56.67%) VB.NET
3 13 (43.33%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (16.67%) VB6
7 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
8 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (43.33%) MCP
3 12 (40.00%) MCAD
3 12 (40.00%) MCSD
3 12 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (3.33%) MIMEsweeper
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.33%) Veeam
4 1 (3.33%) FalconStor
4 1 (3.33%) Websense
4 1 (3.33%) VMware
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