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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 89 105 137
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +32
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 85 70 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.37% 2.05% 0.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.19% 6.15% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 69 66 15
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
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
1183 1139 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 33.04% 33.38% 34.18%
Number of salaries quoted 993 948 808
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 £28,500 £28,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 6 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Leeds

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 163 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (65.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (53.99%) SQL
3 88 (53.99%) Microsoft
4 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (39.88%) MS Excel
6 63 (38.65%) Windows
7 61 (37.42%) .NET
8 56 (34.36%) C#
9 51 (31.29%) MVC
10 50 (30.67%) WCF
11 49 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 49 (30.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (26.99%) SQL Server 2005
13 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
14 37 (22.70%) TDD
15 35 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 35 (21.47%) ITIL
15 35 (21.47%) SAN
16 32 (19.63%) VMware
16 32 (19.63%) T-SQL
17 31 (19.02%) Active Directory
17 31 (19.02%) MS Exchange
17 31 (19.02%) ETL
17 31 (19.02%) Team Foundation Server
18 30 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
19 28 (17.18%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (17.18%) WPF
19 28 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
20 27 (16.56%) Linux

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (19.02%) MS Exchange
2 22 (13.50%) SharePoint
3 16 (9.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 13 (7.98%) IIS
5 12 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (7.36%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.45%) Lync
7 2 (1.23%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (39.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 35 (21.47%) SAN
2 20 (12.27%) VPN
3 18 (11.04%) Firewall
3 18 (11.04%) NAS
4 14 (8.59%) Cisco ASA
5 12 (7.36%) DNS
6 8 (4.91%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.91%) SSL
6 8 (4.91%) LAN
6 8 (4.91%) WAN
6 8 (4.91%) BGP
6 8 (4.91%) EIGRP
6 8 (4.91%) MPLS
6 8 (4.91%) DMVPN
6 8 (4.91%) IPsec
6 8 (4.91%) VPLS
7 6 (3.68%) VRRP
7 6 (3.68%) HSRP
7 6 (3.68%) OSPF
8 5 (3.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 107 (65.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (30.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (30.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (26.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (15.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (7.98%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (7.36%) Oracle9i Database
7 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database 11g
7 12 (7.36%) Oracle Database
8 10 (6.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (4.91%) Big Data
10 6 (3.68%) MySQL
10 6 (3.68%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.84%) DTS
12 2 (1.23%) QlikView
12 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
12 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Power View
13 1 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (14.11%) ReSharper
3 21 (12.88%) Visual Studio
4 15 (9.20%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (9.20%) SpecFlow
4 15 (9.20%) Selenium
5 8 (4.91%) Moq
5 8 (4.91%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 21 (12.88%) Retail
2 11 (6.75%) Finance
3 8 (4.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (44.79%) Developer
2 35 (21.47%) .NET Developer
3 30 (18.40%) DBA
4 22 (13.50%) C# Developer
4 22 (13.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 20 (12.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (11.66%) SQL DBA
7 18 (11.04%) Software Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Business Developer
9 14 (8.59%) SQL Server DBA
9 14 (8.59%) Technical Engineer
10 13 (7.98%) Administrator
11 12 (7.36%) Senior .NET Developer
11 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 12 (7.36%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (7.36%) Agile C# Developer
11 12 (7.36%) Senior Technical Engineer
12 11 (6.75%) Development DBA
13 8 (4.91%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (37.42%) .NET
2 50 (30.67%) WCF
3 40 (24.54%) ASP.NET
4 35 (21.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 28 (17.18%) WPF
6 26 (15.95%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (14.72%) jQuery
8 19 (11.66%) HTML
8 19 (11.66%) WinForms
9 18 (11.04%) KnockoutJS
10 16 (9.82%) HTML5
11 14 (8.59%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.98%) MDX
12 13 (7.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (7.36%) Silverlight
14 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (4.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 6 (3.68%) COM
17 4 (2.45%) Web Services
17 4 (2.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Replication
2 13 (7.98%) NHS
3 12 (7.36%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.52%) Clustering
5 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.84%) Statistics
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 63 (38.65%) Windows
2 27 (16.56%) Linux
3 16 (9.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (9.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (7.36%) UNIX
6 11 (6.75%) Mac OS
7 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.45%) Windows 8
8 4 (2.45%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (31.29%) MVC
3 37 (22.70%) TDD
4 35 (21.47%) ITIL
5 31 (19.02%) ETL
6 30 (18.40%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (14.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 23 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (12.27%) Service Delivery
9 19 (11.66%) Mentoring
10 18 (11.04%) Migration
11 17 (10.43%) Performance Tuning
12 16 (9.82%) Technical Architecture
13 15 (9.20%) Automated Testing
13 15 (9.20%) Project Management
13 15 (9.20%) E-Commerce
14 12 (7.36%) Data Analysis
14 12 (7.36%) Scrum
14 12 (7.36%) Kanban
14 12 (7.36%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (53.99%) SQL
2 56 (34.36%) C#
3 32 (19.63%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.29%) VB.NET
5 5 (3.07%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.84%) VB
6 3 (1.84%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (17.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (10.43%) Degree
3 13 (7.98%) MCSE
3 13 (7.98%) MCSA
4 10 (6.13%) CCNP
4 10 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (5.52%) CCDA
5 9 (5.52%) CCDP
5 9 (5.52%) CCSA
5 9 (5.52%) CCSE
6 8 (4.91%) CCNA
7 7 (4.29%) CISSP
7 7 (4.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (4.29%) VCP5
8 5 (3.07%) VCP4
9 3 (1.84%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (1.23%) VCAP
10 2 (1.23%) MCTS
10 2 (1.23%) MCITP
10 2 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.13%) SLA
2 8 (4.91%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (19.02%) Active Directory
2 28 (17.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (9.20%) Terminal Services
4 12 (7.36%) XenApp
4 12 (7.36%) vSphere
5 11 (6.75%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.45%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.61%) UAG
8 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.13%) NetBackup
2 8 (4.91%) SCCM
2 8 (4.91%) SCOM
3 6 (3.68%) SCDPM
3 6 (3.68%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (53.99%) Microsoft
2 32 (19.63%) VMware
3 16 (9.82%) Cisco
4 15 (9.20%) CheckPoint
4 15 (9.20%) Citrix
5 14 (8.59%) CommVault
6 12 (7.36%) NetApp
6 12 (7.36%) Civica
6 12 (7.36%) Oracle
7 10 (6.13%) Symantec
8 9 (5.52%) PeopleSoft
9 8 (4.91%) Apple
10 7 (4.29%) Veeam
11 4 (2.45%) IBM
11 4 (2.45%) EMC
11 4 (2.45%) Intel
12 3 (1.84%) HP
12 3 (1.84%) Dell
13 2 (1.23%) Lotus
13 2 (1.23%) SolarWinds
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