The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 127 120 174
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +54
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 69 61 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.66% 1.64% 0.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.52% 4.78% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 62 59 10
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £28,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £43,000 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
SQL Server 2012
North West

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 Manchester region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1528 1277 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.77% 34.31% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1311 1122 1407
Average salary £37,608 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.28% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Wigan -6 2 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Rochdale -13 2 £52,000 +38.66%
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 104 (73.76%) .NET
3 94 (66.67%) C#
4 88 (62.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 75 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
6 74 (52.48%) WCF
7 72 (51.06%) MVC
8 62 (43.97%) SQL
9 61 (43.26%) ASP.NET
10 58 (41.13%) HTML
11 55 (39.01%) SQL Server 2005
12 53 (37.59%) CSS
13 52 (36.88%) .NET Framework
14 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (31.21%) TDD
16 43 (30.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 40 (28.37%) Domain-Driven Design
18 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
19 33 (23.40%) Unit Testing
19 33 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 32 (22.70%) Web Application Development
20 32 (22.70%) T-SQL
21 30 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 29 (20.57%) VB.NET
23 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (19.86%) Degree
24 27 (19.15%) NUnit
24 27 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
24 27 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
25 26 (18.44%) LINQ

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 19 (13.48%) Node.js
2 9 (6.38%) MS Exchange
3 8 (5.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.84%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.84%) IIS
6 4 (2.84%) Oracle Application Server
6 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.13%) Oracle 10gAS
7 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.13%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon ELB
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon S3
2 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.22%) HTTP
2 7 (4.96%) SAN
3 5 (3.55%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.55%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) IPsec
4 4 (2.84%) SNMP
4 4 (2.84%) iSCSI
4 4 (2.84%) NAS
5 3 (2.13%) LAN
5 3 (2.13%) WAN
5 3 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.13%) DNS
6 2 (1.42%) Firewall
6 2 (1.42%) DHCP
7 1 (0.71%) VLAN
7 1 (0.71%) SSL
7 1 (0.71%) LDAP
7 1 (0.71%) Wireless
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 88 (62.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (39.01%) SQL Server 2005
4 30 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (12.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (7.09%) Oracle Database
8 10 (7.09%) Xcelsius
9 8 (5.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (5.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (4.26%) Big Data
11 6 (4.26%) OLAP
11 6 (4.26%) DTS
12 5 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (2.84%) Oracle Database 12c
13 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.84%) MySQL
14 3 (2.13%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 27 (19.15%) NUnit
2 24 (17.02%) Moq
3 11 (7.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.13%) JIRA
4 3 (2.13%) Subversion
4 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.71%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 21 (14.89%) Games
2 9 (6.38%) Finance
3 3 (2.13%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Retail
5 1 (0.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (76.60%) Developer
2 73 (51.77%) .NET Developer
3 35 (24.82%) C# Developer
4 34 (24.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (19.86%) Software Developer
6 26 (18.44%) C# Software Developer
7 25 (17.73%) .NET Software Developer
8 15 (10.64%) DBA
9 11 (7.80%) SQL DBA
10 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
10 9 (6.38%) Administrator
11 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Analyst
11 8 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (4.26%) Business Developer
14 5 (3.55%) SQL Developer
14 5 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (3.55%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (73.76%) .NET
2 74 (52.48%) WCF
3 61 (43.26%) ASP.NET
4 58 (41.13%) HTML
5 53 (37.59%) CSS
6 52 (36.88%) .NET Framework
7 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 43 (30.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 33 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 27 (19.15%) KnockoutJS
11 26 (18.44%) LINQ
12 24 (17.02%) ADO.NET
13 21 (14.89%) WinForms
13 21 (14.89%) WPF
14 20 (14.18%) SOAP
14 20 (14.18%) Web Services
15 18 (12.77%) Ninject
16 14 (9.93%) XML
16 14 (9.93%) Razor View Engine
17 13 (9.22%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.73%) Computer Science
2 24 (17.02%) Mathematics
2 24 (17.02%) Physics
3 19 (13.48%) iPhone
3 19 (13.48%) Mobile App
4 10 (7.09%) User Experience
4 10 (7.09%) N-Tier
4 10 (7.09%) Visualisation
5 9 (6.38%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.13%) Replication
7 3 (2.13%) APACS
7 3 (2.13%) EMV
7 3 (2.13%) W3C
8 1 (0.71%) iPad
8 1 (0.71%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.71%) Tandem
8 1 (0.71%) Clustering
8 1 (0.71%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.71%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.44%) Windows
2 19 (13.48%) Android
3 17 (12.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.42%) Debian
7 2 (1.42%) Solaris
7 2 (1.42%) Linux
7 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (53.19%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (51.06%) MVC
3 44 (31.21%) TDD
4 40 (28.37%) Domain-Driven Design
5 33 (23.40%) Unit Testing
6 32 (22.70%) Web Application Development
7 27 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (17.73%) OO
9 24 (17.02%) OOD
10 23 (16.31%) CQRS
11 20 (14.18%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (11.35%) BDD
13 14 (9.93%) Scrum
14 11 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (7.80%) Analytics
15 10 (7.09%) SOA
16 8 (5.67%) Data Visualisation
16 8 (5.67%) Workflow
16 8 (5.67%) Configuration Management
17 7 (4.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 94 (66.67%) C#
2 62 (43.97%) SQL
3 32 (22.70%) T-SQL
4 29 (20.57%) VB.NET
5 23 (16.31%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.55%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.13%) VBA
7 3 (2.13%) VBScript
8 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.71%) Ruby
8 1 (0.71%) VB
8 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 28 (19.86%) Degree
2 16 (11.35%) MCP
3 14 (9.93%) MCTS
4 13 (9.22%) MCAD
4 13 (9.22%) MCSD
5 3 (2.13%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) NCDA
6 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.71%) BS7799
System Software
1 7 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.96%) vSphere
2 6 (4.26%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.84%) vCloud
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) VMware ESX
5 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.71%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (2.84%) SCCM
1 4 (2.84%) SCOM
1 4 (2.84%) OpenNMS
1 4 (2.84%) Data Guard
1 4 (2.84%) Puppet
2 3 (2.13%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 38 (26.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.48%) Google
3 11 (7.80%) Oracle
4 10 (7.09%) VMware
5 6 (4.26%) NetApp
6 4 (2.84%) Acronis
6 4 (2.84%) Cisco
6 4 (2.84%) Dell
6 4 (2.84%) Veeam
7 3 (2.13%) IBM
7 3 (2.13%) SAP
7 3 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.13%) Remedy
7 3 (2.13%) HP
8 2 (1.42%) Citrix
8 2 (1.42%) Capita
9 1 (0.71%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.71%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.71%) Tableau
Manchester, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Superb Bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wigan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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