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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 128 256 848
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +592
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2627 1081 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.30% 1.02% 0.034%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.27% 3.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2395 965 39
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £64,000
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
36147 34031 35986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.62% 32.10% 30.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30925 29802 32090
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2012
UK

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +101 925 £51,000 -2.85% 84
South East +142 652 £42,500 +6.25% 89
North West +80 275 £40,000 +6.66% 35
East Midlands +101 220 £40,000 +17.64% 19
Yorkshire +53 179 £37,500 +7.14% 30
East of England +36 166 £40,000 -9.09% 18
West Midlands +22 100 £37,500 - 15
South West +72 98 £35,000 -12.50% 14
North East +16 23 £35,000 +34.61% 3
SQL Server 2012
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SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 4744 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3049 (64.27%) .NET
3 2821 (59.46%) C#
4 2549 (53.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 2322 (48.95%) ASP.NET
6 2221 (46.82%) SQL
7 2010 (42.37%) MVC
8 1822 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1769 (37.29%) Microsoft
10 1566 (33.01%) TDD
11 1498 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1435 (30.25%) WCF
13 1307 (27.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1295 (27.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1228 (25.89%) T-SQL
16 1162 (24.49%) Web Application Development
17 1082 (22.81%) Scrum
18 1037 (21.86%) Microsoft Certification
19 1004 (21.16%) SQL Server 2005
20 992 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
21 966 (20.36%) HTML
22 952 (20.07%) Windows
23 939 (19.79%) JavaScript
24 914 (19.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 886 (18.68%) MS Excel
26 875 (18.44%) Finance
27 856 (18.04%) CSS
28 855 (18.02%) BDD
29 800 (16.86%) MCP
30 796 (16.78%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 462 (9.74%) SharePoint
2 319 (6.72%) Node.js
3 282 (5.94%) IIS
4 201 (4.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 173 (3.65%) MS Exchange
6 140 (2.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 135 (2.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 108 (2.28%) BizTalk Server
9 104 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2013
10 84 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
11 62 (1.31%) CMS
12 52 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 44 (0.93%) Apache
14 40 (0.84%) Tomcat
15 34 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
16 32 (0.67%) WordPress
17 29 (0.61%) Lync
18 26 (0.55%) NServiceBus
19 19 (0.40%) WebLogic
20 16 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 886 (18.68%) MS Excel
2 122 (2.57%) MS Office
3 36 (0.76%) PowerPivot
4 32 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.38%) InfoPath
6 14 (0.30%) MS Project
7 12 (0.25%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.17%) FastStats
9 6 (0.13%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.084%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.042%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.042%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 70 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.44%) SAP Business One
4 14 (0.30%) Maximo
5 10 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
5 10 (0.21%) Agresso
6 8 (0.17%) Sophis RISQUE
6 8 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
8 6 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Receivables
10 4 (0.084%) Oracle 11i
10 4 (0.084%) Dynamics GP
11 3 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
12 2 (0.042%) Oracle CRM
12 2 (0.042%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.042%) Magento
13 1 (0.021%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 110 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (1.08%) SaaS
4 31 (0.65%) Office 365
5 12 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.15%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.13%) GitHub
8 6 (0.13%) PaaS
9 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (0.063%) Google Apps
10 3 (0.063%) IaaS
10 3 (0.063%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.021%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 499 (10.52%) Internet
2 127 (2.68%) Firewall
3 118 (2.49%) SAN
4 113 (2.38%) DNS
5 81 (1.71%) TCP/IP
6 71 (1.50%) WAN
7 68 (1.43%) DHCP
8 66 (1.39%) LAN
9 41 (0.86%) VPN
10 36 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
10 36 (0.76%) VoIP
11 33 (0.70%) HTTP
12 32 (0.67%) NetScaler
13 30 (0.63%) Broadband
14 26 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
15 20 (0.42%) NAS
16 19 (0.40%) SSL
17 18 (0.38%) VLAN
18 17 (0.36%) SNMP
19 16 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4744 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2549 (53.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 1307 (27.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1295 (27.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1004 (21.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 914 (19.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 735 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
8 396 (8.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 252 (5.31%) NoSQL
10 203 (4.28%) OLAP
11 169 (3.56%) Relational Database
12 128 (2.70%) Oracle Database
13 104 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
14 90 (1.90%) Oracle Database 11g
15 80 (1.69%) MySQL
16 78 (1.64%) Big Data
17 77 (1.62%) Crystal Reports
18 71 (1.50%) QlikView
19 65 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
20 61 (1.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 721 (15.20%) NUnit
2 697 (14.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 427 (9.00%) Moq
4 299 (6.30%) Visual Studio
5 284 (5.99%) Subversion
6 265 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 217 (4.57%) Git (software)
8 81 (1.71%) TeamCity
9 80 (1.69%) MSTest
10 70 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 32 (0.67%) ReSharper
12 31 (0.65%) Mercurial
13 30 (0.63%) NCrunch
14 27 (0.57%) Jasmine
14 27 (0.57%) PhoneGap
15 25 (0.53%) CruiseControl
16 23 (0.48%) Cucumber
17 21 (0.44%) SpecFlow
18 19 (0.40%) MSBuild
19 13 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 875 (18.44%) Finance
2 398 (8.39%) Games
3 211 (4.45%) Banking
4 115 (2.42%) Retail
5 90 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 82 (1.73%) Advertising
7 79 (1.67%) Marketing
8 71 (1.50%) Investment Banking
9 60 (1.26%) Legal
10 56 (1.18%) Music Industry
11 43 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 36 (0.76%) Law
13 31 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.38%) Front Office
15 11 (0.23%) Publishing
15 11 (0.23%) French Language
16 7 (0.15%) Automotive
17 6 (0.13%) Military
17 6 (0.13%) German Language
18 5 (0.11%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 3252 (68.55%) Developer
2 1689 (35.60%) .NET Developer
3 676 (14.25%) C# Developer
4 613 (12.92%) DBA
5 497 (10.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 496 (10.46%) SQL DBA
7 413 (8.71%) SQL Developer
8 395 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 342 (7.21%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 314 (6.62%) SQL Server DBA
11 273 (5.75%) Administrator
12 267 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
13 265 (5.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 251 (5.29%) Software Developer
15 214 (4.51%) Consultant
15 214 (4.51%) SQL Server Developer
16 190 (4.01%) Web Developer
17 186 (3.92%) Senior .NET Developer
18 170 (3.58%) Analyst
19 169 (3.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3049 (64.27%) .NET
2 2322 (48.95%) ASP.NET
3 1822 (38.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1498 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1435 (30.25%) WCF
6 966 (20.36%) HTML
7 856 (18.04%) CSS
8 796 (16.78%) .NET Framework
9 718 (15.13%) Razor View Engine
10 717 (15.11%) jQuery
11 695 (14.65%) NHibernate
12 599 (12.63%) LINQ
13 571 (12.04%) WPF
14 515 (10.86%) Web Services
15 470 (9.91%) Ajax
16 463 (9.76%) HTML5
17 453 (9.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 401 (8.45%) XML
19 396 (8.35%) WinForms
20 388 (8.18%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 338 (7.12%) Enterprise Software
2 314 (6.62%) Replication
3 233 (4.91%) Clustering
4 182 (3.84%) Computer Science
5 179 (3.77%) Tandem
6 178 (3.75%) Social Network
7 175 (3.69%) Mobile App
8 123 (2.59%) Inversion of Control
9 122 (2.57%) iPhone
10 108 (2.28%) Mathematics
11 88 (1.85%) Client/Server
12 68 (1.43%) N-Tier
13 61 (1.29%) Streaming Music
14 52 (1.10%) Open Source
15 51 (1.08%) Visualisation
16 48 (1.01%) Social Media
16 48 (1.01%) Management Information System
17 44 (0.93%) Physics
18 43 (0.91%) Data Integration
19 38 (0.80%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 952 (20.07%) Windows
2 365 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 278 (5.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 222 (4.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 168 (3.54%) Android
6 117 (2.47%) Linux
7 104 (2.19%) Windows 7
8 84 (1.77%) Windows XP
9 80 (1.69%) Windows 8
10 58 (1.22%) UNIX
11 49 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 41 (0.86%) Windows Phone
13 18 (0.38%) Mac OS X
14 12 (0.25%) HPUX
14 12 (0.25%) Windows Vista
15 10 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
17 5 (0.11%) Solaris
18 3 (0.063%) Windows Mobile
19 2 (0.042%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2010 (42.37%) MVC
2 1566 (33.01%) TDD
3 1162 (24.49%) Web Application Development
4 1082 (22.81%) Scrum
5 992 (20.91%) Business Intelligence
6 855 (18.02%) BDD
7 560 (11.80%) Kanban
8 542 (11.42%) Agile Software Development
9 519 (10.94%) OO
10 399 (8.41%) Dependency Injection
11 393 (8.28%) Performance Tuning
12 382 (8.05%) Domain-Driven Design
13 363 (7.65%) ETL
14 284 (5.99%) Unit Testing
15 277 (5.84%) Software Engineering
16 275 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
17 272 (5.73%) E-Commerce
18 213 (4.49%) MVVM
19 208 (4.38%) OOP
20 173 (3.65%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 2821 (59.46%) C#
2 2221 (46.82%) SQL
3 1228 (25.89%) T-SQL
4 939 (19.79%) JavaScript
5 478 (10.08%) VB.NET
6 243 (5.12%) VB
7 194 (4.09%) Ruby
8 123 (2.59%) PowerShell
9 88 (1.85%) Java
10 80 (1.69%) C++
11 78 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 72 (1.52%) VBA
13 63 (1.33%) PHP
14 29 (0.61%) VBScript
14 29 (0.61%) VB6
15 22 (0.46%) Perl
16 19 (0.40%) C
17 14 (0.30%) Shell Script
18 10 (0.21%) Bash Shell
18 10 (0.21%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1037 (21.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 800 (16.86%) MCP
3 792 (16.69%) MCTS
4 751 (15.83%) MCSD
5 731 (15.41%) MCAD
6 407 (8.58%) Degree
7 108 (2.28%) MCITP
8 100 (2.11%) MCSE
9 56 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
10 54 (1.14%) CCNA
11 53 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 45 (0.95%) MCSA
13 36 (0.76%) Security Cleared
14 33 (0.70%) MCDBA
15 23 (0.48%) NCDA
16 22 (0.46%) PhD
17 21 (0.44%) SC Cleared
18 19 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
18 19 (0.40%) ISEB
19 18 (0.38%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (1.12%) QA
2 35 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 18 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.32%) PCI DSS
5 14 (0.30%) SLA
6 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.11%) FATCA
7 5 (0.11%) COREP
System Software
1 244 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 145 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 116 (2.45%) Hyper-V
4 94 (1.98%) vSphere
5 76 (1.60%) XenApp
6 44 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
8 26 (0.55%) XenServer
9 24 (0.51%) Terminal Server
10 18 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 16 (0.34%) VMware ESX
12 14 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
13 12 (0.25%) LiteSpeed
14 9 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.15%) XenDesktop
16 6 (0.13%) Terminal Services
16 6 (0.13%) Forefront TMG
16 6 (0.13%) UAG
17 4 (0.084%) VMware Workstation
17 4 (0.084%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 73 (1.54%) SCCM
2 48 (1.01%) SCOM
3 24 (0.51%) Puppet
4 17 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 14 (0.30%) WSUS
6 13 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.21%) Control-M
7 10 (0.21%) Nagios
7 10 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
8 9 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.15%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.11%) OpenView
11 5 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.084%) Plesk
12 4 (0.084%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.063%) WMI
13 3 (0.063%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.042%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 2 (0.042%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1769 (37.29%) Microsoft
2 257 (5.42%) VMware
3 247 (5.21%) Oracle
4 192 (4.05%) Facebook
5 186 (3.92%) Google
6 119 (2.51%) Twitter
7 103 (2.17%) Citrix
8 95 (2.00%) Cisco
9 86 (1.81%) Business Objects
10 72 (1.52%) HP
11 66 (1.39%) SAP
12 61 (1.29%) Cognos
13 59 (1.24%) Red Gate
14 54 (1.14%) NetApp
15 52 (1.10%) Dell
16 50 (1.05%) Tableau
17 49 (1.03%) Apple
18 39 (0.82%) Telerik
19 38 (0.80%) Sony
19 38 (0.80%) Yahoo!
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