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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 124 130 176
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +46
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 63 54 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.53% 1.35% 0.080%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 3.82% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56 54 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,250 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.47% +33.01%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
1451 1412 1502
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 35.35% 35.22% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1207 1273 1349
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 9 £40,000 -
Wigan -1 6 £40,000 +86.04% 2
Rochdale -7 2 £52,000 +46.47% 1
Salford - 2 £35,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 - - 2
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 202 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 155 (76.73%) .NET
3 142 (70.30%) C#
4 129 (63.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 108 (53.47%) WCF
6 102 (50.50%) MVC
7 101 (50.00%) ASP.NET
8 87 (43.07%) Microsoft
9 86 (42.57%) SQL
10 81 (40.10%) .NET Framework
11 70 (34.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 69 (34.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 67 (33.17%) HTML
14 62 (30.69%) CSS
15 59 (29.21%) SQL Server 2005
16 57 (28.22%) TDD
16 57 (28.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 52 (25.74%) Windows
18 48 (23.76%) Domain-Driven Design
18 48 (23.76%) Web Application Development
19 47 (23.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 46 (22.77%) Degree
20 46 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
21 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 39 (19.31%) JavaScript
23 37 (18.32%) OO
23 37 (18.32%) Computer Science
23 37 (18.32%) Unit Testing
24 36 (17.82%) OOD
25 35 (17.33%) Web Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (13.37%) Node.js
2 20 (9.90%) MS Exchange
3 19 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (7.43%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (5.45%) SharePoint
6 8 (3.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.48%) WebLogic
8 5 (2.48%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (1.98%) IIS
9 4 (1.98%) CMS
10 3 (1.49%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (0.99%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.99%) Apache
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.97%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (2.97%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.97%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.40%) SAN
2 15 (7.43%) LAN
2 15 (7.43%) WAN
2 15 (7.43%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (3.96%) RFID
3 8 (3.96%) Firewall
4 7 (3.47%) Internet
5 6 (2.97%) NAS
5 6 (2.97%) iSCSI
5 6 (2.97%) SNMP
5 6 (2.97%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.97%) IPsec
6 3 (1.49%) VLAN
6 3 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.50%) Wireless
7 1 (0.50%) DNS
7 1 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 202 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 129 (63.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (29.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 47 (23.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (21.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (11.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 17 (8.42%) Oracle Database
8 15 (7.43%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (6.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 13 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (3.96%) Relational Database
10 8 (3.96%) QlikView
11 7 (3.47%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (2.97%) Big Data
12 6 (2.97%) NoSQL
13 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database 12c
14 4 (1.98%) RavenDB
14 4 (1.98%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.98%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 31 (15.35%) NUnit
2 28 (13.86%) Moq
3 19 (9.41%) Visual Studio
4 8 (3.96%) JIRA
5 7 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.98%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (0.99%) LLBLGen Pro
8 2 (0.99%) Subversion
9 1 (0.50%) Git (software)
General
1 29 (14.36%) Games
2 12 (5.94%) Finance
3 6 (2.97%) Advertising
4 4 (1.98%) Retail
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (76.24%) Developer
2 104 (51.49%) .NET Developer
3 40 (19.80%) C# Developer
4 37 (18.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (14.85%) Software Developer
6 28 (13.86%) C# Software Developer
6 28 (13.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (5.94%) DBA
8 11 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 10 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 9 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (3.96%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.47%) Analyst
12 7 (3.47%) Administrator
13 6 (2.97%) SQL Developer
13 6 (2.97%) SQL DBA
13 6 (2.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 5 (2.48%) Oracle DBA
14 5 (2.48%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (76.73%) .NET
2 108 (53.47%) WCF
3 101 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 81 (40.10%) .NET Framework
5 70 (34.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (34.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 67 (33.17%) HTML
8 62 (30.69%) CSS
9 57 (28.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 35 (17.33%) Web Services
11 32 (15.84%) KnockoutJS
12 29 (14.36%) XML
12 29 (14.36%) LINQ
13 28 (13.86%) ADO.NET
14 26 (12.87%) Ninject
15 22 (10.89%) Razor View Engine
15 22 (10.89%) jQuery
16 21 (10.40%) HTML5
16 21 (10.40%) Ajax
17 20 (9.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (18.32%) Computer Science
2 28 (13.86%) Mathematics
2 28 (13.86%) Physics
3 27 (13.37%) Mobile App
3 27 (13.37%) iPhone
4 5 (2.48%) APACS
4 5 (2.48%) EMV
4 5 (2.48%) W3C
4 5 (2.48%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.98%) Social Media
5 4 (1.98%) Open Source
6 3 (1.49%) Replication
7 2 (0.99%) Clustering
8 1 (0.50%) Tandem
8 1 (0.50%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.50%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.74%) Windows
2 35 (17.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (14.36%) Android
4 26 (12.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 23 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.45%) Windows 7
6 11 (5.45%) Windows 8
7 10 (4.95%) Windows XP
8 3 (1.49%) Solaris
9 2 (0.99%) Linux
9 2 (0.99%) Debian
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (50.50%) MVC
2 57 (28.22%) TDD
3 48 (23.76%) Domain-Driven Design
3 48 (23.76%) Web Application Development
4 37 (18.32%) OO
4 37 (18.32%) Unit Testing
5 36 (17.82%) OOD
6 29 (14.36%) Dependency Injection
7 23 (11.39%) BDD
8 22 (10.89%) CQRS
9 18 (8.91%) ITIL
9 18 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (8.42%) Scrum
11 16 (7.92%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (7.92%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.92%) E-Commerce
12 12 (5.94%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.95%) Capacity Management
13 10 (4.95%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.95%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 142 (70.30%) C#
2 86 (42.57%) SQL
3 39 (19.31%) JavaScript
4 29 (14.36%) T-SQL
4 29 (14.36%) VB.NET
5 7 (3.47%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.49%) VBA
7 1 (0.50%) Java
7 1 (0.50%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.50%) VB
7 1 (0.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 46 (22.77%) Degree
1 46 (22.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (15.35%) MCTS
3 30 (14.85%) MCP
4 21 (10.40%) MCAD
4 21 (10.40%) MCSD
5 10 (4.95%) NCDA
5 10 (4.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (4.95%) CCNA
5 10 (4.95%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (4.46%) MCSE
7 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.50%) BS7799
System Software
1 21 (10.40%) vSphere
2 17 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.92%) Active Directory
4 15 (7.43%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.97%) vCloud
6 5 (2.48%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.49%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.50%) SpamAssassin
Systems Management
1 8 (3.96%) OpenView
2 6 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.97%) OpenNMS
2 6 (2.97%) SCCM
2 6 (2.97%) SCOM
2 6 (2.97%) Puppet
3 5 (2.48%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.99%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (43.07%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.37%) Google
3 20 (9.90%) VMware
4 19 (9.41%) Oracle
5 15 (7.43%) NetApp
6 11 (5.45%) HP
7 9 (4.46%) Tableau
8 8 (3.96%) Cisco
8 8 (3.96%) IBM
8 8 (3.96%) Remedy
9 6 (2.97%) Veeam
9 6 (2.97%) Acronis
9 6 (2.97%) Dell
10 3 (1.49%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.50%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.50%) Sybase
11 1 (0.50%) SAP
11 1 (0.50%) Capita
Oldham
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 60,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Next Move IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Private Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5% pension, flexi working
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £57,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago