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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 59 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 15 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.04% 1.17% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.64% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server 2012
Northamptonshire

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 Northampton region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
226 125 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 30.75% 29.21% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 215 120 121
Average salary £40,000 £35,875 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,850 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £43,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Northampton

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 26 (89.66%) C#
2 26 (89.66%) .NET
2 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (58.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 17 (58.62%) jQuery
4 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
5 16 (55.17%) MVC
5 16 (55.17%) Visual Studio
5 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
6 13 (44.83%) SQL
6 13 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 12 (41.38%) CMS
7 12 (41.38%) HTML
7 12 (41.38%) CSS
7 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 12 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
7 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 12 (41.38%) LINQ
7 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (31.03%) XML
8 9 (31.03%) Windows

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 12 (41.38%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (44.83%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (82.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (31.03%) Data Mining
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Visual Studio
2 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (17.24%) Rhino Mocks
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) C# Developer
3 15 (51.72%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (51.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (31.03%) Software Engineer
6 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior Developer
7 5 (17.24%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.34%) DBA
8 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
8 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Developer
9 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
9 1 (3.45%) Administrator
9 1 (3.45%) Development DBA
9 1 (3.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) .NET
1 26 (89.66%) .NET Framework
2 17 (58.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 17 (58.62%) jQuery
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 12 (41.38%) CSS
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 12 (41.38%) Razor View Engine
4 12 (41.38%) LINQ
5 9 (31.03%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) NHibernate
7 4 (13.79%) WCF
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) N-Tier
1 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
1 5 (17.24%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
1 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) MVC
2 9 (31.03%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.24%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 3 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.90%) OO
7 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) C#
2 17 (58.62%) JavaScript
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 9 (31.03%) VB
4 9 (31.03%) VB.NET
4 9 (31.03%) C++
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Microsoft