The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 47 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 12 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.43% 1.73% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.32% 3.63% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Merseyside region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
190 303 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.54% 47.57% 45.61%
Number of salaries quoted 151 267 237
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Liverpool +22 11 £40,000 -15.78%
Wirral - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (44.44%) Replication
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (22.22%) Legal
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (22.22%) MDX
6 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
6 4 (22.22%) WhereScape RED
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (16.67%) WCF
7 3 (16.67%) jQuery
7 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 3 (16.67%) Ajax
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) SOAP
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) XML
7 3 (16.67%) .NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (22.22%) WhereScape RED
5 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) DBA
2 10 (55.56%) Administrator
3 9 (50.00%) SQL DBA
4 7 (38.89%) Developer
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (16.67%) MI Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 3 (16.67%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) MDX
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
2 3 (16.67%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 3 (16.67%) XML
2 3 (16.67%) Ajax
2 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
1 4 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 4 (22.22%) Refactoring
2 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Database Security
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft