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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 82 59 60
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 65 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.42% 3.77% 4.10%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.31% 11.04% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 15 60 53
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £34,850 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
394 589 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 33.00% 34.18% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 336 489 533
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +4 4 £33,500 -16.25%
Chester +2 4 £28,500 -24.00%
Runcorn +2 3 £35,000 -5.40%
Wilmslow 0 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Crewe +19 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (95.65%) SQL
3 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (47.83%) T-SQL
6 19 (41.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (30.43%) ETL
9 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (28.26%) C#
10 13 (28.26%) .NET
11 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 10 (21.74%) Finance
13 9 (19.57%) Replication
13 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
13 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
14 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
14 8 (17.39%) Windows
14 8 (17.39%) OOP
14 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (17.39%) Migration
14 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
15 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
15 7 (15.22%) MVC
15 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
16 6 (13.04%) LINQ
16 6 (13.04%) jQuery
16 6 (13.04%) Clustering

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) VLAN
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (41.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (32.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 14 (30.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (17.39%) Relational Database
8 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 5 (10.87%) NoSQL
8 5 (10.87%) OLAP
8 5 (10.87%) Power BI
8 5 (10.87%) PowerPivot
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (6.52%) MySQL
11 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.17%) MorphX
5 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) DBA
2 17 (36.96%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) SQL DBA
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Developer
4 8 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Senior DBA
5 6 (13.04%) Senior SQL DBA
6 5 (10.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.87%) HTML Developer
6 5 (10.87%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server BI Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.04%) CSS
3 6 (13.04%) jQuery
3 6 (13.04%) LINQ
3 6 (13.04%) XML
4 5 (10.87%) Ajax
4 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 5 (10.87%) HTML
4 5 (10.87%) MDX
4 5 (10.87%) Web Services
5 4 (8.70%) .NET Framework
6 3 (6.52%) ADO
6 3 (6.52%) HTML5
7 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.35%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Replication
2 6 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.35%) Android
3 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.35%) Windows CE
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (30.43%) ETL
3 12 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Migration
4 8 (17.39%) OOP
5 7 (15.22%) MVC
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (13.04%) Database Mirroring
6 6 (13.04%) ETL Development
7 5 (10.87%) Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (10.87%) Customer Insight
7 5 (10.87%) High Availability
7 5 (10.87%) Web Analytics
8 4 (8.70%) OO
9 3 (6.52%) SOA
9 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
10 2 (4.35%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 44 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (47.83%) T-SQL
3 13 (28.26%) C#
4 9 (19.57%) JavaScript
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) R
7 1 (2.17%) VB
7 1 (2.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) MCITP
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau
4 1 (2.17%) Talend
4 1 (2.17%) Vertica