The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 91 56 85
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +29
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.95% 3.60% 1.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.97% 10.13% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 31 13
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
337 316 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.94% 35.51% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 269 293 278
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

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 Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 March 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
(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
Cheltenham -17 10 £34,000 -9.33%
SQL Server 2012
South West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
3 15 (68.18%) C#
3 15 (68.18%) HTML
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 14 (63.64%) MVC
5 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (36.36%) LINQ
7 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 8 (36.36%) IIS
7 8 (36.36%) Web Services
7 8 (36.36%) XML
7 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
8 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (31.82%) VB
8 7 (31.82%) ETL
8 7 (31.82%) WSDL
8 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
8 7 (31.82%) COM+
8 7 (31.82%) CSS
8 7 (31.82%) Windows NT
8 7 (31.82%) XSL
8 7 (31.82%) XSLT

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (36.36%) IIS
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Changepoint
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (40.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
1 7 (31.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 1 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) Web Services
4 8 (36.36%) XML
4 8 (36.36%) .NET Framework
4 8 (36.36%) LINQ
5 7 (31.82%) jQuery
5 7 (31.82%) WCF
5 7 (31.82%) ADO.NET
5 7 (31.82%) WSDL
5 7 (31.82%) XML Schema
5 7 (31.82%) XSL
5 7 (31.82%) XSLT
5 7 (31.82%) XHTML
5 7 (31.82%) COM+
5 7 (31.82%) CSS
6 6 (27.27%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) CSS3
7 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Mathematics
2 6 (27.27%) Physics
2 6 (27.27%) Chemistry
2 6 (27.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
1 7 (31.82%) Windows NT
1 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) ETL
3 7 (31.82%) Performance Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Load Testing
3 7 (31.82%) Mentoring
3 7 (31.82%) Coaching
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 15 (68.18%) C#
3 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 7 (31.82%) VB
5 7 (31.82%) VB6
5 7 (31.82%) PHP
5 7 (31.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) PhD
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft