The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 165 196 612
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +416
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1883 1459 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.74% 1.45% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.65% 4.63% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1728 1396 244
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,700 £60,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
UK

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 England region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
33304 31543 34494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 30.86% 31.39% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 28350 27566 30583
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 +44 800 £52,500 +5.00% 85
South East +32 391 £45,000 +12.50% 29
North West +15 176 £40,000 +1.26% 25
Yorkshire +12 129 £40,000 +14.28% 29
East of England -14 110 £43,250 -3.88% 11
West Midlands +12 93 £37,500 -9.09% 7
East Midlands +24 90 £40,000 +6.66% 13
South West -29 74 £37,500 - 11
North East -22 22 £40,000 +6.66% 7
Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4337 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2646 (61.01%) .NET
3 2445 (56.38%) C#
4 2374 (54.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 2174 (50.13%) SQL
6 2015 (46.46%) ASP.NET
7 1750 (40.35%) MVC
8 1667 (38.44%) Microsoft
9 1563 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1329 (30.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1302 (30.02%) T-SQL
12 1240 (28.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 1235 (28.48%) WCF
14 1217 (28.06%) TDD
15 1109 (25.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 1001 (23.08%) HTML
17 951 (21.93%) JavaScript
18 919 (21.19%) Windows
19 914 (21.07%) SQL Server 2005
20 911 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
21 886 (20.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 863 (19.90%) Scrum
23 851 (19.62%) CSS
24 843 (19.44%) .NET Framework
24 843 (19.44%) Web Application Development
25 833 (19.21%) MS Excel
26 800 (18.45%) jQuery
27 726 (16.74%) Finance
28 695 (16.02%) Data Warehouse
29 619 (14.27%) BDD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 448 (10.33%) SharePoint
2 286 (6.59%) Node.js
3 217 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 211 (4.87%) IIS
5 150 (3.46%) MS Exchange
6 134 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
7 108 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 107 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 84 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
10 83 (1.91%) CMS
11 73 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 70 (1.61%) Apache
13 58 (1.34%) Lync
14 57 (1.31%) Tomcat
15 47 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
16 30 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
16 30 (0.69%) WordPress
17 29 (0.67%) NServiceBus
18 28 (0.65%) Umbraco
19 22 (0.51%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 833 (19.21%) MS Excel
2 105 (2.42%) MS Office
3 47 (1.08%) PowerPivot
4 26 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 9 (0.21%) MS Visio
7 8 (0.18%) MS Project
8 6 (0.14%) FastStats
9 4 (0.092%) SPSS
10 2 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.046%) Final Cut Pro
10 2 (0.046%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.023%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 63 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.37%) Sophis RISQUE
3 15 (0.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 15 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 13 (0.30%) SAP Business One
5 12 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.23%) WebTrends
7 9 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 8 (0.18%) Maximo
9 7 (0.16%) Agresso
10 6 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.069%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 2 (0.046%) Oracle CRM
12 2 (0.046%) Magento
13 1 (0.023%) SAP BPC
13 1 (0.023%) Sage 50
13 1 (0.023%) Exchequer
13 1 (0.023%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 165 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (1.11%) SaaS
4 26 (0.60%) Office 365
5 20 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
6 19 (0.44%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (0.12%) GitHub
10 5 (0.12%) Force.com
11 4 (0.092%) IaaS
12 3 (0.069%) Amazon EMR
13 1 (0.023%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 314 (7.24%) Internet
2 115 (2.65%) SAN
3 95 (2.19%) Firewall
4 86 (1.98%) DNS
5 82 (1.89%) TCP/IP
6 65 (1.50%) DHCP
7 51 (1.18%) LAN
7 51 (1.18%) WAN
8 45 (1.04%) VPN
9 38 (0.88%) HTTP
9 38 (0.88%) Intranet
10 31 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (0.55%) NAS
12 23 (0.53%) SSL
12 23 (0.53%) SNMP
13 17 (0.39%) Broadband
14 15 (0.35%) Extranet
14 15 (0.35%) NetScaler
14 15 (0.35%) VLAN
14 15 (0.35%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4337 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2374 (54.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 1329 (30.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1240 (28.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 914 (21.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 886 (20.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 695 (16.02%) Data Warehouse
8 343 (7.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 286 (6.59%) NoSQL
10 249 (5.74%) Relational Database
11 198 (4.57%) OLAP
12 157 (3.62%) MySQL
13 151 (3.48%) Oracle Database
14 111 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
15 99 (2.28%) Crystal Reports
16 97 (2.24%) Big Data
17 80 (1.84%) RDBMS
18 74 (1.71%) OLTP
19 69 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
19 69 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 544 (12.54%) NUnit
2 485 (11.18%) Visual Studio
3 459 (10.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 319 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 289 (6.66%) Git (software)
6 280 (6.46%) Moq
7 242 (5.58%) Subversion
8 78 (1.80%) TeamCity
9 68 (1.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 62 (1.43%) ReSharper
11 50 (1.15%) MSTest
12 46 (1.06%) SpecFlow
13 33 (0.76%) NCrunch
14 30 (0.69%) Jasmine
15 17 (0.39%) Cucumber
16 15 (0.35%) Dreamweaver
16 15 (0.35%) Octopus Deploy
17 14 (0.32%) CruiseControl
18 12 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 11 (0.25%) Selenium
General
1 726 (16.74%) Finance
2 290 (6.69%) Games
3 174 (4.01%) Banking
4 144 (3.32%) Marketing
5 140 (3.23%) Retail
6 125 (2.88%) Advertising
7 64 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 64 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 46 (1.06%) Music Industry
8 46 (1.06%) Legal
9 44 (1.01%) Law
10 38 (0.88%) Front Office
11 34 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 23 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 20 (0.46%) Back Office
14 13 (0.30%) Automotive
15 10 (0.23%) Publishing
16 9 (0.21%) Military
17 4 (0.092%) Billing
18 3 (0.069%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3044 (70.19%) Developer
2 1439 (33.18%) .NET Developer
3 759 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 593 (13.67%) DBA
5 566 (13.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 459 (10.58%) SQL DBA
7 429 (9.89%) SQL Developer
8 349 (8.05%) Senior Developer
9 330 (7.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 304 (7.01%) SQL Server DBA
11 288 (6.64%) Administrator
12 270 (6.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 243 (5.60%) ASP.NET Developer
14 238 (5.49%) Software Developer
15 229 (5.28%) SQL Server Developer
16 223 (5.14%) Analyst
17 171 (3.94%) Web Developer
18 169 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
19 142 (3.27%) Consultant
20 133 (3.07%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2646 (61.01%) .NET
2 2015 (46.46%) ASP.NET
3 1563 (36.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1235 (28.48%) WCF
5 1109 (25.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1001 (23.08%) HTML
7 851 (19.62%) CSS
8 843 (19.44%) .NET Framework
9 800 (18.45%) jQuery
10 556 (12.82%) Web Services
11 540 (12.45%) Razor View Engine
12 508 (11.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 506 (11.67%) XML
14 481 (11.09%) Ajax
15 480 (11.07%) NHibernate
16 479 (11.04%) LINQ
17 407 (9.38%) WPF
18 396 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 379 (8.74%) HTML5
20 318 (7.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 257 (5.93%) Clustering
2 250 (5.76%) Replication
3 170 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 169 (3.90%) Mobile App
5 148 (3.41%) Social Media
6 147 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
7 141 (3.25%) Tandem
8 132 (3.04%) BBC
9 116 (2.67%) iPhone
10 114 (2.63%) Social Network
11 86 (1.98%) Mathematics
12 82 (1.89%) Open Source
13 73 (1.68%) Client/Server
14 64 (1.48%) Management Information System
15 54 (1.25%) Data Integration
16 51 (1.18%) Hedge funds
17 45 (1.04%) Physics
18 40 (0.92%) Visualisation
19 38 (0.88%) N-Tier
20 34 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 919 (21.19%) Windows
2 363 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 274 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 168 (3.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 167 (3.85%) Android
6 140 (3.23%) Linux
7 101 (2.33%) Windows 7
8 85 (1.96%) Windows 8
9 60 (1.38%) Windows XP
10 53 (1.22%) Apple iOS
11 39 (0.90%) Windows Phone
12 36 (0.83%) UNIX
13 20 (0.46%) CentOS
14 17 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.30%) Windows Vista
16 11 (0.25%) Solaris
17 6 (0.14%) Mac OS X
18 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
18 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone 8
19 2 (0.046%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1750 (40.35%) MVC
2 1217 (28.06%) TDD
3 911 (21.01%) Business Intelligence
4 863 (19.90%) Scrum
5 843 (19.44%) Web Application Development
6 619 (14.27%) BDD
7 526 (12.13%) Agile Software Development
8 496 (11.44%) OO
9 423 (9.75%) Performance Tuning
10 405 (9.34%) ETL
11 324 (7.47%) Kanban
12 296 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
13 280 (6.46%) E-Commerce
14 273 (6.29%) Domain-Driven Design
15 251 (5.79%) Software Engineering
16 249 (5.74%) Unit Testing
17 248 (5.72%) Web Development
18 230 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
19 215 (4.96%) Data Modelling
20 159 (3.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2445 (56.38%) C#
2 2174 (50.13%) SQL
3 1302 (30.02%) T-SQL
4 951 (21.93%) JavaScript
5 359 (8.28%) VB.NET
6 175 (4.04%) VB
7 172 (3.97%) Ruby
8 171 (3.94%) Java
9 120 (2.77%) PowerShell
10 82 (1.89%) C++
11 78 (1.80%) PL/SQL
12 60 (1.38%) PHP
13 37 (0.85%) VBA
14 33 (0.76%) C
15 31 (0.71%) VB6
16 23 (0.53%) VBScript
17 22 (0.51%) Perl
18 17 (0.39%) Python
19 15 (0.35%) Tcl
20 14 (0.32%) XPath
Qualifications
1 590 (13.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 422 (9.73%) Degree
3 362 (8.35%) MCTS
4 355 (8.19%) MCP
5 316 (7.29%) MCSD
6 302 (6.96%) MCAD
7 105 (2.42%) MCSE
8 79 (1.82%) MCITP
9 36 (0.83%) MCSA
10 34 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 31 (0.71%) MCDBA
12 27 (0.62%) Security Cleared
13 24 (0.55%) CCNA
13 24 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (0.42%) ISEB
15 11 (0.25%) CCA
15 11 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (0.25%) VCAP
16 10 (0.23%) OCP
16 10 (0.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (1.57%) QA
2 41 (0.95%) SLA
3 11 (0.25%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.069%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.023%) BS7799
7 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 220 (5.07%) Active Directory
2 140 (3.23%) Hyper-V
3 136 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 67 (1.54%) vSphere
5 49 (1.13%) XenApp
6 46 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
7 29 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 25 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
8 25 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
9 21 (0.48%) Terminal Server
10 11 (0.25%) XenServer
11 9 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (0.14%) VMware Server
13 6 (0.14%) vCloud
14 5 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.12%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.092%) UAG
16 3 (0.069%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 66 (1.52%) SCCM
2 41 (0.95%) SCOM
3 34 (0.78%) Puppet
4 28 (0.65%) WSUS
5 21 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (0.42%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.28%) Nagios
8 11 (0.25%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 8 (0.18%) OpenView
10 6 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
10 6 (0.14%) OpenNMS
10 6 (0.14%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 5 (0.12%) SCDPM
11 5 (0.12%) Dollar Universe
11 5 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.092%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.092%) HP Data Protector
12 4 (0.092%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 1667 (38.44%) Microsoft
2 304 (7.01%) Oracle
3 288 (6.64%) Google
4 244 (5.63%) Facebook
5 207 (4.77%) VMware
6 144 (3.32%) Sony
7 136 (3.14%) Apple
8 130 (3.00%) Yahoo!
9 89 (2.05%) Citrix
10 76 (1.75%) SAP
11 72 (1.66%) HP
11 72 (1.66%) Dell
12 68 (1.57%) Cisco
12 68 (1.57%) Cognos
13 60 (1.38%) IBM
14 58 (1.34%) Red Gate
15 56 (1.29%) Tableau
16 52 (1.20%) Telerik
17 46 (1.06%) Business Objects
18 42 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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