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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 112 127 182
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +55
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 68 54 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.67% 1.42% 0.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.54% 4.12% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 62 54 5
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £27,500 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,450 £40,000 £50,400
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
1499 1310 1523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.90% 34.56% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1262 1162 1392
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +1 4 £40,000 -
Rochdale -10 2 £52,000 +46.47%
Salford - 2 £35,000 -
Wigan - 2 £35,000 - 1
Oldham - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 180 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 133 (73.89%) .NET
3 124 (68.89%) C#
4 116 (64.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 103 (57.22%) WCF
6 93 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (47.22%) MVC
8 79 (43.89%) ASP.NET
9 75 (41.67%) SQL
10 71 (39.44%) .NET Framework
11 63 (35.00%) HTML
11 63 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 62 (34.44%) Microsoft
13 60 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
14 59 (32.78%) CSS
15 53 (29.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 50 (27.78%) TDD
17 46 (25.56%) Domain-Driven Design
18 45 (25.00%) Windows
18 45 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 42 (23.33%) Web Application Development
19 42 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 41 (22.78%) Degree
21 37 (20.56%) Computer Science
21 37 (20.56%) Unit Testing
21 37 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
22 35 (19.44%) OO
22 35 (19.44%) NUnit
23 34 (18.89%) LINQ
23 34 (18.89%) OOD

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (13.33%) Node.js
2 18 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 17 (9.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 12 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (3.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.22%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
8 4 (2.22%) IIS
9 3 (1.67%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (1.11%) K2 blackpearl
10 2 (1.11%) Apache
10 2 (1.11%) CMS
11 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.33%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.44%) SAN
2 11 (6.11%) LAN
2 11 (6.11%) WAN
2 11 (6.11%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (3.89%) HTTP
3 7 (3.89%) Internet
3 7 (3.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.33%) SNMP
4 6 (3.33%) IPsec
4 6 (3.33%) iSCSI
4 6 (3.33%) NAS
5 4 (2.22%) Firewall
6 3 (1.67%) DNS
7 2 (1.11%) DHCP
7 2 (1.11%) VLAN
8 1 (0.56%) Wireless
8 1 (0.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.56%) LDAP
8 1 (0.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 116 (64.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (11.67%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 13 (7.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (4.44%) Xcelsius
10 8 (4.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (3.89%) Big Data
12 5 (2.78%) QlikView
12 5 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (2.22%) DTS
13 4 (2.22%) MySQL
13 4 (2.22%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.22%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 35 (19.44%) NUnit
2 32 (17.78%) Moq
3 10 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.44%) JIRA
5 3 (1.67%) Subversion
6 2 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.11%) LLBLGen Pro
7 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (14.44%) Games
2 11 (6.11%) Finance
3 6 (3.33%) Advertising
4 3 (1.67%) Banking
5 2 (1.11%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 138 (76.67%) Developer
2 95 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 45 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 41 (22.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 34 (18.89%) C# Software Developer
7 33 (18.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (6.67%) DBA
9 11 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 9 (5.00%) Analyst
10 9 (5.00%) Senior Developer
10 9 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.44%) Administrator
12 7 (3.89%) SQL Developer
12 7 (3.89%) SQL DBA
12 7 (3.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (2.78%) Support Analyst
13 5 (2.78%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.22%) Production Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (73.89%) .NET
2 103 (57.22%) WCF
3 79 (43.89%) ASP.NET
4 71 (39.44%) .NET Framework
5 63 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 63 (35.00%) HTML
6 59 (32.78%) CSS
7 53 (29.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 34 (18.89%) LINQ
10 32 (17.78%) ADO.NET
11 30 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
12 28 (15.56%) Web Services
13 23 (12.78%) Ninject
14 20 (11.11%) WinForms
14 20 (11.11%) WPF
15 19 (10.56%) Razor View Engine
16 18 (10.00%) XML
17 16 (8.89%) Ajax
18 14 (7.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (20.56%) Computer Science
2 32 (17.78%) Mathematics
2 32 (17.78%) Physics
3 24 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 24 (13.33%) iPhone
4 16 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.44%) User Experience
5 8 (4.44%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (2.78%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.67%) EMV
7 3 (1.67%) W3C
7 3 (1.67%) Replication
7 3 (1.67%) APACS
8 1 (0.56%) Clustering
8 1 (0.56%) Tandem
8 1 (0.56%) Streaming Music
8 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.56%) iPad
8 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 45 (25.00%) Windows
2 33 (18.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (14.44%) Android
4 24 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 10 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 2 (1.11%) Debian
8 2 (1.11%) Solaris
8 2 (1.11%) Linux
9 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (47.22%) MVC
3 50 (27.78%) TDD
4 46 (25.56%) Domain-Driven Design
5 42 (23.33%) Web Application Development
6 37 (20.56%) Unit Testing
7 35 (19.44%) OO
8 34 (18.89%) OOD
9 28 (15.56%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
11 23 (12.78%) CQRS
12 21 (11.67%) BDD
13 18 (10.00%) ITIL
14 16 (8.89%) Configuration Management
15 14 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
15 14 (7.78%) Scrum
16 11 (6.11%) E-Commerce
17 10 (5.56%) Incident Management
17 10 (5.56%) Problem Management
17 10 (5.56%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (68.89%) C#
2 75 (41.67%) SQL
3 34 (18.89%) VB.NET
4 30 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 27 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.78%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.67%) VBA
8 1 (0.56%) Ruby
8 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.56%) Java
8 1 (0.56%) VBScript
8 1 (0.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 41 (22.78%) Degree
2 37 (20.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (14.44%) MCTS
4 22 (12.22%) MCP
5 18 (10.00%) MCAD
5 18 (10.00%) MCSD
6 8 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (4.44%) CCNA
6 8 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.44%) NCDA
7 4 (2.22%) MCSE
8 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.56%) BS7799
1 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (9.44%) vSphere
2 16 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.22%) Active Directory
4 12 (6.67%) Hyper-V
5 6 (3.33%) vCloud
6 4 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (1.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.56%) SpamAssassin
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.44%) OpenView
2 6 (3.33%) SCCM
2 6 (3.33%) SCOM
2 6 (3.33%) OpenNMS
2 6 (3.33%) Puppet
2 6 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.22%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (34.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (13.33%) Google
3 19 (10.56%) VMware
4 17 (9.44%) Oracle
5 12 (6.67%) NetApp
6 9 (5.00%) HP
7 8 (4.44%) IBM
7 8 (4.44%) Remedy
8 6 (3.33%) Veeam
8 6 (3.33%) Acronis
8 6 (3.33%) Tableau
8 6 (3.33%) Cisco
8 6 (3.33%) Dell
9 3 (1.67%) Business Objects
9 3 (1.67%) SAP
10 2 (1.11%) Capita
11 1 (0.56%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.56%) WatchGuard
11 1 (0.56%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.56%) Sybase
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