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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 21 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 35 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.64% 6.25% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 21.08% 15.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
166 197 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.24% 41.04% 47.81%
Number of salaries quoted 150 178 293
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +5 16 £41,000 +10.81%
Blackpool +3 2 £25,000 -
Chorley - 1 £22,500 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (81.69%) SQL
3 43 (60.56%) .NET
4 40 (56.34%) T-SQL
5 39 (54.93%) C#
6 38 (53.52%) ASP.NET
6 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
7 35 (49.30%) HTML
7 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
8 32 (45.07%) MVC
8 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 31 (43.66%) HTML5
9 31 (43.66%) CSS
10 30 (42.25%) Razor View Engine
11 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 29 (40.85%) jQuery
12 28 (39.44%) .NET Framework
13 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
13 24 (33.80%) WinForms
13 24 (33.80%) SOA
13 24 (33.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (33.80%) Dependency Injection
13 24 (33.80%) Inversion of Control
13 24 (33.80%) Mercurial
14 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (19.72%) WCF
15 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
16 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 10g

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (9.86%) Oracle Application Server
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle 10gAS
1 7 (9.86%) WebLogic
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.82%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.82%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) PrintSoft PReS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) IPsec
1 1 (1.41%) VLAN
1 1 (1.41%) Firewall
1 1 (1.41%) SSL
1 1 (1.41%) ADSL
1 1 (1.41%) VoIP
1 1 (1.41%) DHCP
1 1 (1.41%) VPN
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (40.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (14.08%) Oracle Database
5 8 (11.27%) RDBMS
5 8 (11.27%) Relational Database
6 7 (9.86%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (4.23%) DTS
9 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.82%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Mercurial
2 8 (11.27%) NUnit
2 8 (11.27%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (11.27%) Moq
3 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.23%) MyEclipse
4 3 (4.23%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (5.63%) Music Industry
2 2 (2.82%) Legal
2 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.82%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (70.42%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) Software Developer
3 18 (25.35%) DBA
4 15 (21.13%) Administrator
4 15 (21.13%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.08%) SQL DBA
5 10 (14.08%) Oracle DBA
6 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Graduate
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Junior
9 3 (4.23%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Junior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.82%) Junior Developer
11 1 (1.41%) IT Support Engineer
11 1 (1.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 1 (1.41%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) .NET
2 38 (53.52%) ASP.NET
3 35 (49.30%) HTML
4 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 31 (43.66%) HTML5
5 31 (43.66%) CSS
6 30 (42.25%) Razor View Engine
7 29 (40.85%) jQuery
8 28 (39.44%) .NET Framework
9 24 (33.80%) WinForms
9 24 (33.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 14 (19.72%) WCF
11 8 (11.27%) NHibernate
12 7 (9.86%) Java EE
12 7 (9.86%) LINQ
12 7 (9.86%) JSP
12 7 (9.86%) Web Services
12 7 (9.86%) XML
13 5 (7.04%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (33.80%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.23%) Replication
2 3 (4.23%) W3C
3 2 (2.82%) DTV
4 1 (1.41%) iSeries
4 1 (1.41%) AS400
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) MVC
2 24 (33.80%) Unit Testing
2 24 (33.80%) SOA
2 24 (33.80%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (14.08%) Database Tuning
4 8 (11.27%) Kanban
4 8 (11.27%) Scrum
4 8 (11.27%) TDD
4 8 (11.27%) Web Application Development
4 8 (11.27%) BDD
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.41%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.41%) Project Management
6 1 (1.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.41%) ERP
6 1 (1.41%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 58 (81.69%) SQL
2 40 (56.34%) T-SQL
3 39 (54.93%) C#
4 35 (49.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (14.08%) PL/SQL
6 7 (9.86%) Java
6 7 (9.86%) VB.NET
7 3 (4.23%) VBA
8 2 (2.82%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (12.68%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.68%) MCP
3 6 (8.45%) MCAD
3 6 (8.45%) MCSD
3 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) Degree
3 6 (8.45%) MCTS
4 3 (4.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.41%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) Oracle
3 3 (4.23%) VMware
4 1 (1.41%) Capita
4 1 (1.41%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.41%) Draytek
4 1 (1.41%) Avaya
4 1 (1.41%) Sage
4 1 (1.41%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.41%) IBM
Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago