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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 68 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.49% 1.42% 0.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.40% 3.96% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 3
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £45,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
215 227 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.85% 35.80% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 188 204 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 17 April 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (46.15%) LINQ
5 6 (46.15%) CMS
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
8 3 (23.08%) TDD
8 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
8 3 (23.08%) Web Development
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Mathematics

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) CMS
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (7.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (23.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
1 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Applications Support
6 2 (15.38%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Support Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Consultant
6 2 (15.38%) Applications Support Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) .NET Framework
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
3 9 (69.23%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (46.15%) CSS
5 6 (46.15%) HTML
5 6 (46.15%) LINQ
6 3 (23.08%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) NHibernate
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
1 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Practice Management
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SAP