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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 93 73 121
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +48
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.28% 2.75% 0.89%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.16% 7.32% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 14
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,450 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
553 601 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 30.71% 37.59% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 478 472 684
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 13 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Crewe +23 5 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Chester +9 1 - - 2
Macclesfield -16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (82.35%) SQL
3 60 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 51 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (57.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (50.59%) .NET
7 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET
8 36 (42.35%) C#
9 28 (32.94%) MVC
10 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 25 (29.41%) CSS
10 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
11 23 (27.06%) Replication
11 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
12 22 (25.88%) HTML
12 22 (25.88%) WCF
13 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (24.71%) Windows
14 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
16 16 (18.82%) jQuery
16 16 (18.82%) Web Services
16 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
17 15 (17.65%) XML
18 13 (15.29%) VB.NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (3.53%) Node.js
2 1 (1.18%) IIS
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 60 (70.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (57.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (18.82%) Relational Database
6 11 (12.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (9.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
10 5 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
10 5 (5.88%) OLAP
11 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (3.53%) RDBMS
12 3 (3.53%) DTS
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (2.35%) QlikView
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
14 1 (1.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 13 (15.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) NUnit
4 2 (2.35%) Subversion
General
1 10 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (4.71%) Advertising
2 4 (4.71%) Games
2 4 (4.71%) Marketing
3 3 (3.53%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (65.88%) Developer
2 33 (38.82%) .NET Developer
3 31 (36.47%) SQL DBA
3 31 (36.47%) DBA
4 18 (21.18%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.06%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (4.71%) VB6 Developer
8 4 (4.71%) VB Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Junior
8 4 (4.71%) Business Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Administrator
9 3 (3.53%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Developer
10 2 (2.35%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.18%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.18%) Oracle DBA
11 1 (1.18%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (50.59%) .NET
2 39 (45.88%) ASP.NET
3 25 (29.41%) CSS
3 25 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (27.06%) .NET Framework
5 22 (25.88%) WCF
5 22 (25.88%) HTML
6 18 (21.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (18.82%) jQuery
7 16 (18.82%) Web Services
8 15 (17.65%) XML
9 13 (15.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (12.94%) WPF
10 11 (12.94%) ADO.NET
11 10 (11.76%) Ajax
12 8 (9.41%) LINQ
13 6 (7.06%) RESTful
13 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (5.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.06%) Replication
2 13 (15.29%) Statistics
3 6 (7.06%) Clustering
4 4 (4.71%) Open Source
5 2 (2.35%) Social Network
6 1 (1.18%) Social Media
6 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) SUSE
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (32.94%) MVC
3 25 (29.41%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (14.12%) TDD
5 8 (9.41%) Web Application Development
5 8 (9.41%) ETL
5 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (8.24%) Migration
7 6 (7.06%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.06%) SOA
7 6 (7.06%) BDD
8 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.88%) Scrum
8 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 5 (5.88%) Web Development
8 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.88%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.71%) OO
9 4 (4.71%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 70 (82.35%) SQL
2 51 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 36 (42.35%) C#
4 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 13 (15.29%) VB.NET
6 12 (14.12%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.71%) VB6
7 4 (4.71%) VB
8 3 (3.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (9.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.35%) MCITP
2 2 (2.35%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.71%) Facebook
3 3 (3.53%) Sybase
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle
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