The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 75 106 -
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 52 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.82% 1.02% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.95% 2.74% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 0
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
654 693 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 35.49% 37.10% 40.49%
Number of salaries quoted 534 548 641
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £45,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +11 30 £42,500 - 3
Knutsford - 6 £40,000 - 3
Crewe +4 4 £31,500 -21.25% 1
Northwich - 4 £27,500 -
Runcorn - 2 £27,500 -
Chester +5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Macclesfield - 1 £30,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £38,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (75.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (71.13%) SQL
4 49 (50.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (49.48%) .NET
6 47 (48.45%) C#
7 46 (47.42%) T-SQL
8 45 (46.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 41 (42.27%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (39.18%) Internet
11 37 (38.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (38.14%) TDD
12 36 (37.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 36 (37.11%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (31.96%) ASP.NET
14 30 (30.93%) Software Engineering
15 26 (26.80%) MVC
16 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
18 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
20 20 (20.62%) Web Application Development
21 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (18.56%) OO
22 17 (17.53%) Ruby
22 17 (17.53%) NoSQL
22 17 (17.53%) RESTful
23 16 (16.49%) Git (software)
23 16 (16.49%) BDD
23 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 16 (16.49%) Node.js
2 4 (4.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 38 (39.18%) Internet
2 4 (4.12%) DNS
3 2 (2.06%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (75.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (50.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 45 (46.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 37 (38.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 36 (37.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 36 (37.11%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (17.53%) NoSQL
8 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 13 (13.40%) OLAP
10 2 (2.06%) MySQL
10 2 (2.06%) QlikView
11 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.03%) SQLite
11 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.03%) Informix
11 1 (1.03%) DTS
11 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.12%) NUnit
3 4 (4.12%) Subversion
3 4 (4.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 2 (2.06%) Games
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
3 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (64.95%) Developer
2 26 (26.80%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 20 (20.62%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 20 (20.62%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 18 (18.56%) Software Engineer
6 10 (10.31%) Team Leader
6 10 (10.31%) SQL Developer
7 8 (8.25%) Software Team Leader
7 8 (8.25%) .NET Team Leader
8 5 (5.15%) SQL DBA
8 5 (5.15%) Web Developer
8 5 (5.15%) DBA
9 4 (4.12%) Technical Support
9 4 (4.12%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server DBA
10 3 (3.09%) Technical Support Consultant
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.09%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (49.48%) .NET
2 31 (31.96%) ASP.NET
3 25 (25.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (22.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 21 (21.65%) .NET Framework
6 17 (17.53%) RESTful
7 16 (16.49%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (16.49%) WinForms
8 15 (15.46%) WPF
9 10 (10.31%) HTML
9 10 (10.31%) jQuery
10 8 (8.25%) CSS
10 8 (8.25%) WCF
11 7 (7.22%) LINQ
12 6 (6.19%) Ajax
13 4 (4.12%) MonoRail
13 4 (4.12%) NHibernate
13 4 (4.12%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (4.12%) Castle Windsor
14 3 (3.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.15%) Replication
2 4 (4.12%) Clustering
2 4 (4.12%) Social Network
3 1 (1.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (38.14%) TDD
3 30 (30.93%) Software Engineering
4 26 (26.80%) MVC
5 20 (20.62%) Web Application Development
6 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (18.56%) OO
7 16 (16.49%) BDD
8 14 (14.43%) Unit Testing
8 14 (14.43%) OOP
8 14 (14.43%) OOD
9 12 (12.37%) ETL
10 9 (9.28%) Scrum
11 6 (6.19%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.09%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.09%) Migration
13 2 (2.06%) Data Modelling
13 2 (2.06%) Document Management
13 2 (2.06%) Capacity Planning
13 2 (2.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 69 (71.13%) SQL
2 47 (48.45%) C#
3 46 (47.42%) T-SQL
4 17 (17.53%) Ruby
5 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.09%) VB
6 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.06%) VB6
8 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.03%) MCITP
1 1 (1.03%) Degree
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.03%) MCSE
1 1 (1.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.12%) Terminal Server
2 4 (4.12%) XenApp
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.03%) XenServer
5 1 (1.03%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (24.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) VMware
3 4 (4.12%) Citrix
4 3 (3.09%) Business Objects
5 2 (2.06%) Sun
5 2 (2.06%) Infor
6 1 (1.03%) SmartFocus
6 1 (1.03%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £40,000 circa + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum to £40K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum £40K to £45K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Premier Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago