The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 92 100 132
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 86 81 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.32% 2.20% 0.72%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.21% 6.58% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 72 76 13
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +19.40%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1192 1231 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 32.22% 33.42% 34.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1001 1045 806
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 174 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 113 (64.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 98 (56.32%) SQL
4 92 (52.87%) Microsoft
5 73 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (38.51%) .NET
7 65 (37.36%) MS Excel
8 64 (36.78%) Windows
9 58 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 54 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 52 (29.89%) C#
12 49 (28.16%) MVC
12 49 (28.16%) WCF
13 42 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (24.14%) ASP.NET
14 41 (23.56%) ITIL
15 37 (21.26%) TDD
16 36 (20.69%) T-SQL
17 34 (19.54%) SAN
18 33 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (18.39%) ETL
19 32 (18.39%) VMware
20 31 (17.82%) MS Exchange
20 31 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
21 30 (17.24%) Active Directory
22 29 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 28 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
24 27 (15.52%) Linux
25 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 31 (17.82%) MS Exchange
2 21 (12.07%) SharePoint
3 18 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (9.77%) IIS
5 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (8.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.87%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.72%) Lync
8 2 (1.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 65 (37.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 34 (19.54%) SAN
2 21 (12.07%) VPN
3 19 (10.92%) NAS
4 16 (9.20%) Firewall
5 13 (7.47%) DNS
5 13 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (5.17%) Internet
7 8 (4.60%) MPLS
7 8 (4.60%) BGP
7 8 (4.60%) EIGRP
7 8 (4.60%) TCP/IP
7 8 (4.60%) SSL
7 8 (4.60%) LAN
7 8 (4.60%) WAN
7 8 (4.60%) DMVPN
7 8 (4.60%) IPsec
7 8 (4.60%) VPLS
8 6 (3.45%) VRRP
8 6 (3.45%) HSRP
8 6 (3.45%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 113 (64.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (31.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (24.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (9.77%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (8.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (5.17%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (5.17%) Oracle Database
10 8 (4.60%) Big Data
11 6 (3.45%) MySQL
11 6 (3.45%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.30%) DTS
13 2 (1.15%) QlikView
13 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
14 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Power View
14 1 (0.57%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 31 (17.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (14.37%) Visual Studio
3 23 (13.22%) ReSharper
4 15 (8.62%) Selenium
4 15 (8.62%) SpecFlow
4 15 (8.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (4.60%) Moq
5 8 (4.60%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (12.07%) Retail
2 12 (6.90%) Finance
3 8 (4.60%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.15%) Legal
5 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 71 (40.80%) Developer
2 38 (21.84%) DBA
3 35 (20.11%) .NET Developer
4 27 (15.52%) SQL DBA
5 22 (12.64%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.92%) SQL Server DBA
7 18 (10.34%) C# Developer
7 18 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.20%) Business Developer
8 16 (9.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.62%) Technical Engineer
9 15 (8.62%) Software Developer
10 14 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 13 (7.47%) Administrator
11 13 (7.47%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 11 (6.32%) Development DBA
12 11 (6.32%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 9 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
13 9 (5.17%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (4.60%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (38.51%) .NET
2 49 (28.16%) WCF
3 42 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 33 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 23 (13.22%) WPF
7 22 (12.64%) jQuery
8 20 (11.49%) KnockoutJS
9 19 (10.92%) HTML
10 16 (9.20%) WinForms
10 16 (9.20%) HTML5
11 14 (8.05%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.47%) MDX
13 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (5.75%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (5.75%) XML
15 9 (5.17%) Silverlight
16 8 (4.60%) Web Services
17 6 (3.45%) COM
17 6 (3.45%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.07%) Replication
2 17 (9.77%) Clustering
3 13 (7.47%) NHS
4 12 (6.90%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.60%) Private Cloud
6 6 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.30%) BBC
7 4 (2.30%) Social Media
8 3 (1.72%) Statistics
9 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 64 (36.78%) Windows
2 27 (15.52%) Linux
3 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (9.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (7.47%) UNIX
6 10 (5.75%) Mac OS
7 8 (4.60%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.87%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.87%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.95%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (28.16%) MVC
3 41 (23.56%) ITIL
4 37 (21.26%) TDD
5 33 (18.97%) Business Intelligence
6 32 (18.39%) ETL
7 22 (12.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 21 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
9 20 (11.49%) Service Delivery
10 19 (10.92%) Migration
10 19 (10.92%) Mentoring
11 17 (9.77%) Technical Architecture
12 15 (8.62%) Automated Testing
12 15 (8.62%) E-Commerce
13 14 (8.05%) Project Management
14 13 (7.47%) Change Control
15 12 (6.90%) Data Analysis
15 12 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
16 11 (6.32%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 98 (56.32%) SQL
2 52 (29.89%) C#
3 36 (20.69%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.02%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.02%) VB.NET
4 7 (4.02%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.72%) VB
6 2 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (8.62%) Degree
3 11 (6.32%) MCSE
3 11 (6.32%) MCSA
4 8 (4.60%) CCNP
4 8 (4.60%) CCDA
4 8 (4.60%) CCDP
4 8 (4.60%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (4.60%) CCSA
4 8 (4.60%) CCSE
5 6 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.45%) CISSP
5 6 (3.45%) CCNA
5 6 (3.45%) VCP5
6 3 (1.72%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.15%) VCAP
7 2 (1.15%) MCTS
7 2 (1.15%) MCITP
7 2 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.32%) SLA
2 8 (4.60%) QA
3 2 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 28 (16.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.47%) Terminal Services
3 13 (7.47%) XenApp
4 11 (6.32%) vSphere
4 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.87%) UAG
5 5 (2.87%) ISA Server
6 4 (2.30%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (7.47%) SCCM
1 13 (7.47%) SCOM
2 10 (5.75%) NetBackup
3 6 (3.45%) ARCserve
3 6 (3.45%) SCDPM
4 2 (1.15%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.39%) VMware
3 16 (9.20%) Citrix
4 15 (8.62%) CommVault
4 15 (8.62%) Cisco
5 13 (7.47%) NetApp
5 13 (7.47%) CheckPoint
5 13 (7.47%) Civica
6 12 (6.90%) Apple
7 10 (5.75%) Symantec
7 10 (5.75%) Oracle
8 9 (5.17%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (4.60%) Veeam
10 4 (2.30%) Facebook
10 4 (2.30%) Yahoo!
10 4 (2.30%) Google
10 4 (2.30%) IBM
10 4 (2.30%) EMC
10 4 (2.30%) Intel
10 4 (2.30%) Sony
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