The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 114 129 173
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +44
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 69 55 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.72% 1.34% 0.079%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 3.76% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 52 3
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +49.05%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1363 1462 1555
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 33.98% 35.64% 41.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1165 1304 1389
Average salary £37,608 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.46% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £54,000
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 Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Bolton +9 13 £40,000 -1.84%
Wigan +3 6 £42,500 +97.67% 2
Rochdale - 2 £45,000 -
Salford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Stockport - 2 £32,500 -
Bury - 1 £27,500 - 1
Oldham - 1 - - 2
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 223 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 171 (76.68%) .NET
3 154 (69.06%) C#
4 143 (64.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 113 (50.67%) WCF
5 113 (50.67%) ASP.NET
6 111 (49.78%) MVC
7 101 (45.29%) Microsoft
8 100 (44.84%) SQL
9 86 (38.57%) .NET Framework
10 84 (37.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (31.84%) TDD
12 68 (30.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 66 (29.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 62 (27.80%) SQL Server 2005
14 62 (27.80%) HTML
15 58 (26.01%) Microsoft Certification
16 57 (25.56%) CSS
16 57 (25.56%) Windows
16 57 (25.56%) Web Application Development
17 56 (25.11%) Domain-Driven Design
18 53 (23.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 48 (21.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 44 (19.73%) OO
21 43 (19.28%) MCTS
22 41 (18.39%) Degree
22 41 (18.39%) JavaScript
23 39 (17.49%) T-SQL
23 39 (17.49%) OOD
24 37 (16.59%) MCP

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 28 (12.56%) Node.js
2 24 (10.76%) MS Exchange
3 23 (10.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (5.83%) SharePoint
7 10 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 9 (4.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (3.59%) CMS
10 6 (2.69%) IIS
11 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
11 5 (2.24%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (1.79%) K2 blackpearl
13 3 (1.35%) Oracle 10gAS
14 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) PowerPivot
2 2 (0.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.28%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.52%) LAN
1 19 (8.52%) WAN
1 19 (8.52%) SAN
1 19 (8.52%) Wi-Fi
2 12 (5.38%) Firewall
3 10 (4.48%) RFID
4 9 (4.04%) Internet
5 7 (3.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.79%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.79%) NAS
6 4 (1.79%) IPsec
6 4 (1.79%) SNMP
6 4 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.35%) VLAN
8 1 (0.45%) DNS
8 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 143 (64.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (27.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 53 (23.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (21.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
7 16 (7.17%) Oracle Database
8 13 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (4.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 10 (4.48%) Relational Database
11 8 (3.59%) QlikView
11 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (3.14%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.69%) Big Data
14 5 (2.24%) Couchbase
14 5 (2.24%) RavenDB
14 5 (2.24%) Oracle Database 12c
15 4 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (11.21%) NUnit
2 24 (10.76%) Moq
3 23 (10.31%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.59%) JIRA
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.90%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.45%) Subversion
8 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
General
1 34 (15.25%) Games
2 19 (8.52%) Finance
3 7 (3.14%) Legal
4 6 (2.69%) Advertising
5 3 (1.35%) Banking
5 3 (1.35%) Retail
6 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 164 (73.54%) Developer
2 110 (49.33%) .NET Developer
3 37 (16.59%) C# Developer
4 34 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.21%) Software Developer
6 24 (10.76%) C# Software Developer
6 24 (10.76%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (7.17%) DBA
8 12 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (4.93%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 10 (4.48%) SQL DBA
10 10 (4.48%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.59%) Senior SQL DBA
11 8 (3.59%) Senior DBA
12 7 (3.14%) Analyst
12 7 (3.14%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (3.14%) Administrator
13 6 (2.69%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (76.68%) .NET
2 113 (50.67%) WCF
2 113 (50.67%) ASP.NET
3 86 (38.57%) .NET Framework
4 84 (37.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 68 (30.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 66 (29.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 62 (27.80%) HTML
8 57 (25.56%) CSS
9 36 (16.14%) Web Services
10 33 (14.80%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (13.45%) Razor View Engine
11 30 (13.45%) XML
12 27 (12.11%) Ninject
13 25 (11.21%) jQuery
14 24 (10.76%) ADO.NET
14 24 (10.76%) LINQ
15 20 (8.97%) Ajax
15 20 (8.97%) HTML5
16 19 (8.52%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.80%) Computer Science
2 28 (12.56%) iPhone
2 28 (12.56%) Mobile App
3 24 (10.76%) Mathematics
3 24 (10.76%) Physics
4 6 (2.69%) Open Source
4 6 (2.69%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.24%) Clustering
5 5 (2.24%) Replication
5 5 (2.24%) Social Media
6 4 (1.79%) EMV
6 4 (1.79%) W3C
6 4 (1.79%) APACS
7 1 (0.45%) Tandem
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.45%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.56%) Windows
2 37 (16.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (13.45%) Android
3 30 (13.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (11.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (6.73%) Windows 8
5 15 (6.73%) Windows 7
6 14 (6.28%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.35%) Solaris
8 2 (0.90%) Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (49.78%) MVC
2 71 (31.84%) TDD
3 57 (25.56%) Web Application Development
4 56 (25.11%) Domain-Driven Design
5 44 (19.73%) OO
6 39 (17.49%) OOD
7 37 (16.59%) Unit Testing
8 31 (13.90%) BDD
9 29 (13.00%) CQRS
9 29 (13.00%) Dependency Injection
10 25 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (9.87%) ITIL
12 17 (7.62%) Scrum
13 16 (7.17%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (6.73%) E-Commerce
15 14 (6.28%) Configuration Management
16 13 (5.83%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
18 11 (4.93%) Software Engineering
18 11 (4.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (69.06%) C#
2 100 (44.84%) SQL
3 41 (18.39%) JavaScript
4 39 (17.49%) T-SQL
5 25 (11.21%) VB.NET
6 7 (3.14%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.90%) VBA
8 1 (0.45%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (26.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (19.28%) MCTS
3 41 (18.39%) Degree
4 37 (16.59%) MCP
5 29 (13.00%) MCAD
5 29 (13.00%) MCSD
6 10 (4.48%) NCDA
6 10 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (4.48%) CCNA
6 10 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (3.59%) MCSE
8 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) BS7799
System Software
1 23 (10.31%) vSphere
2 20 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (7.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (6.73%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.69%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.79%) vCloud
7 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.45%) SpamAssassin
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (3.59%) SCCM
1 8 (3.59%) SCOM
1 8 (3.59%) OpenView
2 5 (2.24%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.79%) OpenNMS
3 4 (1.79%) Puppet
4 2 (0.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 101 (45.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.56%) Google
3 22 (9.87%) VMware
4 19 (8.52%) NetApp
5 17 (7.62%) Oracle
6 12 (5.38%) Cisco
7 11 (4.93%) HP
8 9 (4.04%) Tableau
9 8 (3.59%) Remedy
9 8 (3.59%) IBM
10 4 (1.79%) Acronis
10 4 (1.79%) Veeam
10 4 (1.79%) Dell
11 3 (1.35%) WatchGuard
12 1 (0.45%) Sybase
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