The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 39 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 17 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.85% 7.68% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.88% 21.21% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 31 29
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
North 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 Lancashire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
172 165 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 39.00% 36.18% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 149 149 178
Average salary £36,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Lancashire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Preston -2 4 £35,000 -14.63%
Blackpool -6 4 £37,500 +50.00%
Lytham St Annes - 4 - -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (74.19%) C#
3 21 (67.74%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
7 11 (35.48%) HTML
8 10 (32.26%) Epicor
8 10 (32.26%) Project Management
8 10 (32.26%) ERP
9 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
9 9 (29.03%) Windows
9 9 (29.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (29.03%) User Stories
10 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (22.58%) jQuery
12 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
13 5 (16.13%) Time Management
13 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (12.90%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) DHCP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (35.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (12.90%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
General
1 9 (29.03%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (12.90%) Games
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (74.19%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
2 11 (35.48%) Software Developer
3 6 (19.35%) DBA
3 6 (19.35%) SQL Server DBA
3 6 (19.35%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Server Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
1 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
2 11 (35.48%) CSS
2 11 (35.48%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) jQuery
4 4 (12.90%) HTML5
5 2 (6.45%) REST
5 2 (6.45%) WCF
5 2 (6.45%) SOAP
5 2 (6.45%) Web Services
5 2 (6.45%) XML
6 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Clustering
2 3 (9.68%) PDA
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.68%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) ERP
1 10 (32.26%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) GAP Analysis
2 9 (29.03%) User Stories
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.13%) Time Management
5 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) Service Management
6 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
7 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.45%) System Testing
7 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) C#
2 21 (67.74%) SQL
3 9 (29.03%) T-SQL
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) VB
4 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Epicor
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.45%) Ektron
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) VMware
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
Leyland, Lancashire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Skelmersdale
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago