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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 94 76 127
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +51
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 33 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.72% 2.71% 0.81%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.04% 6.80% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 30 45 13
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
546 676 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.48% 39.86% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 480 551 745
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 December 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 December 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
Crewe +25 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Warrington -17 10 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Macclesfield +4 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Chester +15 4 £35,000 -13.58%
Nantwich - 1 £27,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 74 (71.15%) SQL
3 65 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (60.58%) .NET
5 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (54.81%) C#
6 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
7 53 (50.96%) T-SQL
8 52 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (40.38%) MVC
10 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (28.85%) WCF
11 30 (28.85%) JavaScript
12 28 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (26.92%) .NET Framework
13 27 (25.96%) CSS
13 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 26 (25.00%) TDD
15 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
15 25 (24.04%) HTML
16 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
17 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 23 (22.12%) Web Application Development
17 23 (22.12%) Performance Tuning
18 22 (21.15%) Windows
19 21 (20.19%) Replication
20 20 (19.23%) jQuery
21 19 (18.27%) Web Services
22 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
23 17 (16.35%) MS Excel

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (7.69%) Node.js
2 1 (0.96%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle 9iAS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 52 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (26.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (17.31%) Relational Database
6 12 (11.54%) NoSQL
7 11 (10.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (4.81%) DTS
10 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (1.92%) OLTP
11 2 (1.92%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.96%) Big Data
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.96%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.96%) OLAP
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 23 (22.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 15 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.73%) NUnit
4 7 (6.73%) Subversion
4 7 (6.73%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (4.81%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.62%) Advertising
1 10 (9.62%) Marketing
2 5 (4.81%) Retail
3 3 (2.88%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (78.85%) Developer
2 50 (48.08%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 26 (25.00%) DBA
4 17 (16.35%) SQL Developer
5 14 (13.46%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) VB Developer
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (5.77%) VB6 Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Web Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Junior
10 3 (2.88%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Software Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Senior Developer
11 2 (1.92%) Administrator
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle DBA
12 1 (0.96%) Lead Developer
12 1 (0.96%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (60.58%) .NET
2 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
3 39 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (28.85%) WCF
5 28 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 27 (25.96%) CSS
6 27 (25.96%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 25 (24.04%) HTML
8 20 (19.23%) jQuery
9 19 (18.27%) Web Services
10 17 (16.35%) Ajax
11 16 (15.38%) XML
11 16 (15.38%) RESTful
11 16 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (12.50%) LINQ
13 12 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 12 (11.54%) ADO.NET
14 11 (10.58%) WPF
15 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
16 7 (6.73%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Replication
2 13 (12.50%) Statistics
3 7 (6.73%) Social Network
4 4 (3.85%) Open Source
5 3 (2.88%) Clustering
6 2 (1.92%) Social Media
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.38%) MVC
3 26 (25.00%) TDD
4 23 (22.12%) Web Application Development
4 23 (22.12%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (15.38%) BDD
6 15 (14.42%) Scrum
7 10 (9.62%) OO
8 8 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (6.73%) ETL
9 7 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (5.77%) SOA
10 6 (5.77%) Data Management
10 6 (5.77%) Migration
10 6 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (71.15%) SQL
2 57 (54.81%) C#
3 53 (50.96%) T-SQL
4 30 (28.85%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.42%) VB.NET
6 12 (11.54%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.69%) Ruby
8 6 (5.77%) VB6
8 6 (5.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Facebook
3 3 (2.88%) Sybase
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle
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