The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 75 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 21 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.78% 0.93% 0.44%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.51% 3.33% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 4
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

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 Essex region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
381 330 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 32.21% 27.90% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 289 285 255
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Essex

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Essex

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
Chelmsford - 12 £47,500 -
Brentwood - 2 £62,500 -
Basildon -10 1 - -
Billericay - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2012
East of England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (60.87%) .NET
3 27 (58.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (54.35%) HTML
5 24 (52.17%) C#
6 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 23 (50.00%) SDLC
7 22 (47.83%) Windows
8 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
8 20 (43.48%) Unit Testing
9 19 (41.30%) MS Excel
10 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
11 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (36.96%) Finance
12 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (32.61%) SharePoint
13 15 (32.61%) CSS
13 15 (32.61%) SharePoint 2013
14 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
14 13 (28.26%) SpecFlow
14 13 (28.26%) Octopus Deploy
14 13 (28.26%) Sitecore
14 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
14 13 (28.26%) HTML5
14 13 (28.26%) Moq
14 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
14 13 (28.26%) Selenium
14 13 (28.26%) Degree
14 13 (28.26%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 15 (32.61%) SharePoint
1 15 (32.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 11 (23.91%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (41.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 27 (58.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (39.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (36.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (28.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (26.09%) DTS
7 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (28.26%) Selenium
1 13 (28.26%) Moq
1 13 (28.26%) SpecFlow
1 13 (28.26%) Jenkins
1 13 (28.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (23.91%) Visual Studio
3 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 10 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.22%) Support Team Leader
5 6 (13.04%) SQL DBA
5 6 (13.04%) Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) DBA
6 5 (10.87%) Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (10.87%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Business Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (6.52%) AWS Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Application Support Team Leader
7 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.35%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (60.87%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) HTML
3 23 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (32.61%) CSS
5 13 (28.26%) HTML5
6 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (26.09%) Ajax
6 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (17.39%) MDX
9 7 (15.22%) jQuery
10 4 (8.70%) SOAP
10 4 (8.70%) Web Services
10 4 (8.70%) XML
11 3 (6.52%) WCF
12 2 (4.35%) JSON
12 2 (4.35%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.35%) REST
12 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (2.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.70%) Replication
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Derivative
4 2 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) SDLC
2 20 (43.48%) Unit Testing
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.26%) DSDM
4 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
5 12 (26.09%) MVC
6 9 (19.57%) Workflow
7 8 (17.39%) Wealth Management
7 8 (17.39%) OOD
8 7 (15.22%) Straight-Through Processing
9 6 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.87%) Database Mirroring
10 5 (10.87%) High Availability
11 4 (8.70%) Server Patching
12 3 (6.52%) Change Control
12 3 (6.52%) Kimball Methodology
12 3 (6.52%) OWASP
12 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (52.17%) C#
2 13 (28.26%) JavaScript
2 13 (28.26%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.22%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSA
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Sitecore
3 4 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.35%) MKS
4 2 (4.35%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Red Gate