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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 65 81 64
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 22 44 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.28% 2.60% 3.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.00% 7.50% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 49
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £34,700 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
275 587 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 28.56% 34.67% 37.34%
Number of salaries quoted 248 492 532
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 27 June 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 27 June 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
Warrington 0 14 £38,000 -5.00%
Chester +1 2 £47,500 +26.66%
Runcorn +1 2 £35,000 -5.40%
Knutsford - 2 - -
Wilmslow +4 1 £40,000 +2.56%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (87.23%) SQL
3 28 (59.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
5 24 (51.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (46.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (40.43%) C#
7 19 (40.43%) ETL
8 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
9 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
9 16 (34.04%) .NET
10 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
10 13 (27.66%) MVC
10 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (25.53%) CSS
11 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
11 12 (25.53%) jQuery
11 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (23.40%) Finance
13 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
14 9 (19.15%) JSON
14 9 (19.15%) MySQL
14 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
15 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
15 8 (17.02%) Replication
15 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
15 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
16 7 (14.89%) Ajax
16 7 (14.89%) WCF

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 8 (17.02%) SharePoint
2 7 (14.89%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.26%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) VLAN
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (59.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (51.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (46.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (36.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (19.15%) MySQL
7 8 (17.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (14.89%) MS Access
9 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
11 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.64%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (6.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.13%) MorphX
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 7 (14.89%) Billing
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) DBA
2 21 (44.68%) SQL DBA
3 17 (36.17%) Developer
4 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.64%) HTML Developer
6 5 (10.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior DBA
6 5 (10.64%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Senior SQL DBA
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET
3 12 (25.53%) CSS
3 12 (25.53%) jQuery
4 9 (19.15%) JSON
5 8 (17.02%) .NET Framework
6 7 (14.89%) Ajax
6 7 (14.89%) HTML
6 7 (14.89%) WCF
6 7 (14.89%) Web Services
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (12.77%) Entity Framework
8 5 (10.64%) LINQ
8 5 (10.64%) XML
9 4 (8.51%) WPF
10 3 (6.38%) HTML5
11 2 (4.26%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (4.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Replication
3 5 (10.64%) Clustering
4 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Android
2 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.38%) Windows CE
2 3 (6.38%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.26%) Windows 8
3 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) ETL
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 8 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (14.89%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (14.89%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (14.89%) OOP
4 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) BDD
7 4 (8.51%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.51%) Database Security
7 4 (8.51%) ETL Development
7 4 (8.51%) High Availability
7 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.38%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) Software Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) B2C
9 2 (4.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) T-SQL
3 19 (40.43%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) PowerShell
6 7 (14.89%) VBA
7 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Perfmon
2 1 (2.13%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.51%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.13%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.13%) Motorola
4 1 (2.13%) RedGate