The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 43 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 18 24 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.77% 4.88% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.38% 16.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 0
Average salary £28,750 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
192 148 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 40.25% 30.08% 40.73%
Number of salaries quoted 161 137 189
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
North West

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
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram 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 30 July 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
(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 -1 8 £27,500 -21.42% 2
Blackburn +5 1 £25,000 - 1
Chorley - 1 £24,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (74.51%) SQL
3 31 (60.78%) .NET
4 28 (54.90%) C#
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 24 (47.06%) HTML
6 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 21 (41.18%) CSS
8 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
9 17 (33.33%) T-SQL
9 17 (33.33%) jQuery
10 16 (31.37%) WCF
11 15 (29.41%) .NET Framework
11 15 (29.41%) HTML5
12 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (25.49%) MVC
13 12 (23.53%) XML
14 9 (17.65%) SOAP
14 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
15 8 (15.69%) Web Services
15 8 (15.69%) Java
15 8 (15.69%) Razor View Engine
15 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (13.73%) SOA
16 7 (13.73%) JSP
16 7 (13.73%) WinForms
16 7 (13.73%) Dependency Injection

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (5.88%) Oracle 10gAS
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (5.88%) WebLogic
1 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) VLAN
1 1 (1.96%) IPsec
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
1 1 (1.96%) ADSL
1 1 (1.96%) VoIP
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) VPN
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Mercurial
2 3 (5.88%) MyEclipse
2 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.96%) NUnit
4 1 (1.96%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (1.96%) Moq
General
1 9 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Developer
2 13 (25.49%) Software Developer
3 10 (19.61%) DBA
4 9 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Administrator
6 7 (13.73%) Java Developer
6 7 (13.73%) SQL DBA
7 5 (9.80%) Graduate Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Graduate
8 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Graduate Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Database Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
9 3 (5.88%) Junior
10 2 (3.92%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.96%) IT Support
11 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support Technician
11 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (1.96%) C# Software Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Junior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) .NET
2 24 (47.06%) HTML
3 21 (41.18%) CSS
4 19 (37.25%) ASP.NET
5 17 (33.33%) jQuery
6 16 (31.37%) WCF
7 15 (29.41%) .NET Framework
7 15 (29.41%) HTML5
8 13 (25.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (23.53%) XML
10 9 (17.65%) SOAP
11 8 (15.69%) Web Services
11 8 (15.69%) Razor View Engine
11 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (13.73%) JSP
12 7 (13.73%) WinForms
12 7 (13.73%) Java EE
13 5 (9.80%) XSL
13 5 (9.80%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) W3C
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) iSeries
5 1 (1.96%) PDA
5 1 (1.96%) AS400
5 1 (1.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
1 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) MVC
2 7 (13.73%) SOA
2 7 (13.73%) Dependency Injection
2 7 (13.73%) Unit Testing
3 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
3 5 (9.80%) Multithreading
3 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (9.80%) Parallel Computing
4 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
4 3 (5.88%) ERP
5 2 (3.92%) Scrum
6 1 (1.96%) Software Architecture
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
6 1 (1.96%) Kanban
6 1 (1.96%) TDD
6 1 (1.96%) Service Management
6 1 (1.96%) BDD
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (1.96%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (74.51%) SQL
2 28 (54.90%) C#
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 17 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (15.69%) Java
6 4 (7.84%) VBA
7 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) VB6
8 1 (1.96%) VB
8 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.88%) MCSE
3 3 (5.88%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) VMware
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
3 1 (1.96%) Draytek
3 1 (1.96%) HP
3 1 (1.96%) IBM
3 1 (1.96%) Avaya
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Key Computers
Salary: 23-28k depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago