The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average 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 in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 30 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.21% 0.57% 0.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.48% 1.85% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £28,500 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £37,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £37,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
73 54 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.33% 30.86% 38.31%
Number of salaries quoted 66 41 88
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Chester region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Chester

SQL Server 2012
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (33.33%) Database Security
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) ADO
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Developer
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) DBA
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior Report Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Junior SQL Server Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) ADO
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Database Security
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) OOP
1 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft