The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 146 205 688
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +483
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2081 1414 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.90% 1.39% 0.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.10% 4.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1896 1347 187
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
34096 31782 34668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 31.21% 31.16%
Number of salaries quoted 29411 27749 30813
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in England

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in England

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London +55 864 £52,500 +5.00% 92
South East +54 459 £45,000 +12.50% 58
Yorkshire +69 175 £37,500 +15.38% 26
North West +17 169 £40,000 +1.26% 30
East Midlands +64 136 £40,000 +6.66% 22
East of England -15 109 £42,500 -5.55% 25
West Midlands -15 79 £37,500 - 18
South West -13 74 £37,500 -6.25% 13
North East -9 19 £40,000 +14.28% 5
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 4668 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2904 (62.21%) .NET
3 2648 (56.73%) C#
4 2467 (52.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2246 (48.11%) SQL
6 2202 (47.17%) ASP.NET
7 1926 (41.26%) MVC
8 1741 (37.30%) Microsoft
9 1738 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1436 (30.76%) TDD
11 1372 (29.39%) WCF
12 1347 (28.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1335 (28.60%) T-SQL
14 1308 (28.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 1273 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 1034 (22.15%) Web Application Development
17 1011 (21.66%) HTML
18 1009 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
19 1007 (21.57%) Windows
20 977 (20.93%) Scrum
21 957 (20.50%) JavaScript
22 935 (20.03%) Business Intelligence
23 893 (19.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 877 (18.79%) .NET Framework
25 859 (18.40%) CSS
26 858 (18.38%) Finance
27 825 (17.67%) MS Excel
28 797 (17.07%) jQuery
29 777 (16.65%) BDD
30 711 (15.23%) Data Warehouse

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 434 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 335 (7.18%) Node.js
3 245 (5.25%) IIS
4 218 (4.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 161 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 125 (2.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 123 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 103 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 99 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
10 86 (1.84%) CMS
11 81 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
12 64 (1.37%) Apache
13 54 (1.16%) Tomcat
14 49 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2003
15 47 (1.01%) Lync
16 31 (0.66%) WordPress
17 29 (0.62%) NServiceBus
18 22 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
19 18 (0.39%) K2 blackpearl
19 18 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 825 (17.67%) MS Excel
2 109 (2.34%) MS Office
3 31 (0.66%) PowerPivot
4 30 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (0.41%) InfoPath
6 18 (0.39%) MS Project
7 7 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.13%) FastStats
9 4 (0.086%) SPSS
9 4 (0.086%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.043%) PrintSoft PReS
10 2 (0.043%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 54 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.39%) Sophis RISQUE
3 15 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 15 (0.32%) SAP Business One
4 14 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 13 (0.28%) Maximo
6 11 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.19%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
9 6 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
10 5 (0.11%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.086%) Agresso
12 3 (0.064%) SAP Oil and Gas
13 2 (0.043%) Oracle CRM
13 2 (0.043%) Oracle 11i
13 2 (0.043%) Magento
14 1 (0.021%) SAP BPC
14 1 (0.021%) Exchequer
14 1 (0.021%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 139 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.14%) SaaS
4 25 (0.54%) Office 365
5 19 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (0.36%) Amazon S3
7 13 (0.28%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.15%) GitHub
9 5 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.11%) Force.com
10 4 (0.086%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.086%) IaaS
11 2 (0.043%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.043%) Pure360
12 1 (0.021%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 402 (8.61%) Internet
2 127 (2.72%) SAN
3 102 (2.19%) Firewall
4 95 (2.04%) DNS
5 84 (1.80%) TCP/IP
6 67 (1.44%) DHCP
7 60 (1.29%) LAN
8 57 (1.22%) WAN
9 46 (0.99%) VPN
10 38 (0.81%) HTTP
11 35 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
12 33 (0.71%) Intranet
13 24 (0.51%) Broadband
14 22 (0.47%) SNMP
15 20 (0.43%) NAS
16 18 (0.39%) VLAN
16 18 (0.39%) NetScaler
17 17 (0.36%) SSL
18 16 (0.34%) Network Security
19 14 (0.30%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4668 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2467 (52.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1347 (28.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1273 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1009 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 893 (19.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 711 (15.23%) Data Warehouse
8 359 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 310 (6.64%) NoSQL
10 239 (5.12%) Relational Database
11 185 (3.96%) OLAP
12 179 (3.83%) Oracle Database
13 150 (3.21%) MySQL
14 116 (2.49%) SQL Server 2000
15 99 (2.12%) RDBMS
16 96 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
17 91 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
17 91 (1.95%) Big Data
17 91 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
18 78 (1.67%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 628 (13.45%) NUnit
2 577 (12.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 449 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 351 (7.52%) Moq
5 309 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 289 (6.19%) Git (software)
7 260 (5.57%) Subversion
8 77 (1.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 76 (1.63%) TeamCity
10 68 (1.46%) MSTest
11 56 (1.20%) ReSharper
12 40 (0.86%) SpecFlow
13 33 (0.71%) NCrunch
14 30 (0.64%) Jasmine
14 30 (0.64%) PhoneGap
15 19 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
16 18 (0.39%) Cucumber
17 16 (0.34%) CruiseControl
17 16 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
18 14 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 858 (18.38%) Finance
2 350 (7.50%) Games
3 194 (4.16%) Banking
4 122 (2.61%) Retail
4 122 (2.61%) Marketing
5 112 (2.40%) Advertising
6 70 (1.50%) Telecoms
6 70 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 53 (1.14%) Music Industry
8 52 (1.11%) Legal
9 49 (1.05%) Law
10 42 (0.90%) Manufacturing
11 37 (0.79%) Financial Institution
12 36 (0.77%) Front Office
13 13 (0.28%) Back Office
14 12 (0.26%) Automotive
15 11 (0.24%) Publishing
16 10 (0.21%) Military
17 5 (0.11%) French Language
18 4 (0.086%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3263 (69.90%) Developer
2 1621 (34.73%) .NET Developer
3 768 (16.45%) C# Developer
4 665 (14.25%) DBA
5 562 (12.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 521 (11.16%) SQL DBA
7 417 (8.93%) SQL Developer
8 361 (7.73%) Senior Developer
9 349 (7.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 346 (7.41%) SQL Server DBA
11 309 (6.62%) Administrator
12 271 (5.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 257 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
14 234 (5.01%) Software Developer
15 220 (4.71%) SQL Server Developer
16 208 (4.46%) Analyst
17 181 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
18 170 (3.64%) Web Developer
19 159 (3.41%) Consultant
20 158 (3.38%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2904 (62.21%) .NET
2 2202 (47.17%) ASP.NET
3 1738 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1372 (29.39%) WCF
5 1308 (28.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1011 (21.66%) HTML
7 877 (18.79%) .NET Framework
8 859 (18.40%) CSS
9 797 (17.07%) jQuery
10 637 (13.65%) Razor View Engine
11 583 (12.49%) NHibernate
12 568 (12.17%) Web Services
13 532 (11.40%) LINQ
14 520 (11.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 518 (11.10%) XML
16 498 (10.67%) Ajax
17 484 (10.37%) WPF
18 436 (9.34%) ASP.NET Web API
19 392 (8.40%) HTML5
20 373 (7.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 316 (6.77%) Replication
2 273 (5.85%) Clustering
3 208 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
4 192 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 177 (3.79%) Computer Science
6 171 (3.66%) Tandem
7 148 (3.17%) Social Network
8 137 (2.93%) iPhone
9 134 (2.87%) Social Media
10 118 (2.53%) BBC
11 95 (2.04%) Mathematics
12 80 (1.71%) Open Source
13 76 (1.63%) Client/Server
14 63 (1.35%) Inversion of Control
15 54 (1.16%) Management Information System
16 47 (1.01%) Physics
17 46 (0.99%) Data Integration
18 43 (0.92%) Hedge funds
19 42 (0.90%) Streaming Music
20 40 (0.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1007 (21.57%) Windows
2 385 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 292 (6.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 195 (4.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 193 (4.13%) Android
6 146 (3.13%) Linux
7 118 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 94 (2.01%) Windows 8
9 72 (1.54%) Windows XP
10 56 (1.20%) Apple iOS
11 47 (1.01%) UNIX
12 42 (0.90%) Windows Phone
13 17 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.30%) CentOS
15 13 (0.28%) Windows Vista
16 12 (0.26%) Solaris
17 7 (0.15%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
18 5 (0.11%) Mac OS
19 2 (0.043%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1926 (41.26%) MVC
2 1436 (30.76%) TDD
3 1034 (22.15%) Web Application Development
4 977 (20.93%) Scrum
5 935 (20.03%) Business Intelligence
6 777 (16.65%) BDD
7 554 (11.87%) OO
8 510 (10.93%) Agile Software Development
9 437 (9.36%) Performance Tuning
10 422 (9.04%) Kanban
11 367 (7.86%) ETL
12 350 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
13 337 (7.22%) Domain-Driven Design
14 297 (6.36%) E-Commerce
15 271 (5.81%) Unit Testing
16 262 (5.61%) Software Engineering
17 246 (5.27%) Continuous Integration
18 238 (5.10%) Web Development
19 196 (4.20%) MVVM
20 192 (4.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2648 (56.73%) C#
2 2246 (48.11%) SQL
3 1335 (28.60%) T-SQL
4 957 (20.50%) JavaScript
5 410 (8.78%) VB.NET
6 206 (4.41%) Ruby
7 202 (4.33%) VB
8 152 (3.26%) Java
9 135 (2.89%) PowerShell
10 89 (1.91%) C++
11 88 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 51 (1.09%) PHP
13 45 (0.96%) VBA
14 30 (0.64%) Perl
14 30 (0.64%) C
14 30 (0.64%) VB6
15 28 (0.60%) VBScript
16 16 (0.34%) Shell Script
17 15 (0.32%) Tcl
18 13 (0.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 703 (15.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 466 (9.98%) MCTS
3 455 (9.75%) MCP
4 430 (9.21%) Degree
5 417 (8.93%) MCSD
6 409 (8.76%) MCAD
7 101 (2.16%) MCSE
8 81 (1.74%) MCITP
9 41 (0.88%) MCSA
10 36 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 33 (0.71%) Security Cleared
12 32 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
13 31 (0.66%) CCNA
14 29 (0.62%) MCDBA
15 19 (0.41%) ISEB
15 19 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
16 18 (0.39%) OCP
17 13 (0.28%) PhD
17 13 (0.28%) SC Cleared
17 13 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (1.31%) QA
2 26 (0.56%) SLA
3 15 (0.32%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.26%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.021%) BS7799
7 1 (0.021%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 239 (5.12%) Active Directory
2 148 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (2.85%) Hyper-V
4 75 (1.61%) vSphere
5 53 (1.14%) XenApp
6 47 (1.01%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
8 31 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
9 25 (0.54%) Terminal Server
10 24 (0.51%) VMware ESX
11 12 (0.26%) XenServer
12 9 (0.19%) Terminal Services
13 8 (0.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 7 (0.15%) LiteSpeed
14 7 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.11%) VMware Server
16 5 (0.11%) XenDesktop
17 4 (0.086%) ISA Server
17 4 (0.086%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 68 (1.46%) SCCM
2 41 (0.88%) SCOM
3 33 (0.71%) Puppet
4 26 (0.56%) WSUS
5 21 (0.45%) Backup Exec
6 20 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (0.39%) Data Guard
8 15 (0.32%) Nagios
9 12 (0.26%) NetBackup
10 9 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 8 (0.17%) OpenView
12 6 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (0.11%) Dollar Universe
14 4 (0.086%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.086%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.086%) logstash
14 4 (0.086%) HP Data Protector
14 4 (0.086%) ZABBIX
14 4 (0.086%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 1741 (37.30%) Microsoft
2 315 (6.75%) Oracle
3 294 (6.30%) Google
4 256 (5.48%) Facebook
5 238 (5.10%) VMware
6 127 (2.72%) Sony
7 125 (2.68%) Apple
8 118 (2.53%) Yahoo!
9 87 (1.86%) Citrix
10 75 (1.61%) Cisco
11 70 (1.50%) HP
12 65 (1.39%) Dell
13 61 (1.31%) SAP
13 61 (1.31%) Twitter
14 58 (1.24%) Tableau
14 58 (1.24%) Red Gate
15 53 (1.14%) Cognos
16 49 (1.05%) Telerik
17 47 (1.01%) IBM
18 45 (0.96%) Business Objects
Central London / West End
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Fusion Experience
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 35-40k
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Car + Unbelievable package
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lewis Paige
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Car/Allowance + too many to mention
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
UWE
Posted: 22 hours ago