The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 60 69 124
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +55
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 71 48 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.64% 3.02% 0.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.99% 7.00% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 65 45 10
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £28,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
790 686 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 40.49% 43.23% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 642 602 630
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 22 £51,250 -14.58% 3
Chester -1 12 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Crewe - 10 £40,000 -
Ellesmere Port +1 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Knutsford -4 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Macclesfield +4 6 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 86 (66.15%) .NET
3 82 (63.08%) C#
4 78 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 73 (56.15%) SQL
6 66 (50.77%) MVC
6 66 (50.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 66 (50.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (46.92%) Agile Software Development
8 54 (41.54%) TDD
8 54 (41.54%) Web Application Development
9 53 (40.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 49 (37.69%) T-SQL
11 47 (36.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 38 (29.23%) BDD
12 38 (29.23%) RESTful
12 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (28.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 34 (26.15%) Scrum
15 31 (23.85%) WCF
16 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
17 26 (20.00%) NoSQL
18 25 (19.23%) JavaScript
18 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
19 24 (18.46%) SQL Server 2005
20 22 (16.92%) Ruby
20 22 (16.92%) Ajax
20 22 (16.92%) Internet
20 22 (16.92%) Node.js
20 22 (16.92%) Git (software)

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (16.92%) Node.js
2 5 (3.85%) IIS
2 5 (3.85%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.31%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.92%) Internet
2 4 (3.08%) DNS
3 2 (1.54%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (50.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (40.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (28.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (20.00%) NoSQL
6 24 (18.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
8 7 (5.38%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.38%) DTS
9 6 (4.62%) OLTP
9 6 (4.62%) MySQL
10 5 (3.85%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.08%) Big Data
12 3 (2.31%) Hadoop
13 2 (1.54%) Apache Hive
13 2 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.77%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Git (software)
2 17 (13.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 16 (12.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (12.31%) NUnit
3 16 (12.31%) Subversion
4 12 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (16.15%) Marketing
2 18 (13.85%) Advertising
3 8 (6.15%) Retail
4 5 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 112 (86.15%) Developer
2 73 (56.15%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.23%) SQL Developer
4 17 (13.08%) DBA
5 16 (12.31%) SQL DBA
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server Developer
6 8 (6.15%) Web Developer
6 8 (6.15%) SQL Server DBA
7 6 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (4.62%) VB Developer
7 6 (4.62%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (3.85%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.08%) Technical Support
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.31%) Support Consultant
10 3 (2.31%) Administrator
10 3 (2.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (2.31%) Consultant
10 3 (2.31%) Technical Support Consultant
11 2 (1.54%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (66.15%) .NET
2 78 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 66 (50.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (36.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 38 (29.23%) RESTful
5 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (23.85%) WCF
7 27 (20.77%) .NET Framework
8 22 (16.92%) Ajax
9 21 (16.15%) CSS
9 21 (16.15%) jQuery
10 19 (14.62%) HTML
10 19 (14.62%) Web Services
11 16 (12.31%) NHibernate
11 16 (12.31%) LINQ
11 16 (12.31%) MonoRail
11 16 (12.31%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 16 (12.31%) Castle Windsor
11 16 (12.31%) Razor View Engine
12 10 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Social Network
2 12 (9.23%) Replication
3 5 (3.85%) Statistics
4 3 (2.31%) Open Source
5 2 (1.54%) Social Media
5 2 (1.54%) Clustering
6 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (50.77%) MVC
2 61 (46.92%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (41.54%) TDD
3 54 (41.54%) Web Application Development
4 38 (29.23%) BDD
5 34 (26.15%) Scrum
6 19 (14.62%) OO
7 16 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (12.31%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (8.46%) Migration
11 10 (7.69%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.69%) ETL
11 10 (7.69%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.62%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (3.08%) Unit Testing
14 4 (3.08%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (63.08%) C#
2 73 (56.15%) SQL
3 49 (37.69%) T-SQL
4 25 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 22 (16.92%) Ruby
6 7 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.62%) VB6
7 6 (4.62%) VB
8 4 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.77%) MCITP
2 1 (0.77%) Degree
2 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.77%) MCSE
2 1 (0.77%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (3.08%) Terminal Server
1 4 (3.08%) Hyper-V
1 4 (3.08%) XenApp
2 2 (1.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.77%) XenServer
Vendors
1 25 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.85%) Facebook
3 4 (3.08%) Citrix
3 4 (3.08%) VMware
4 3 (2.31%) Sybase
5 2 (1.54%) Vertica
5 2 (1.54%) Infor
6 1 (0.77%) Sun
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Macclesfield
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + generous bens
Posted: 16 days ago