The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 22 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 5.48% 14.19% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 16.67% 38.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
Lancashire

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 Preston region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
48 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 32.88% 36.77% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37 52 41
Average salary £30,500 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.77% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Preston

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Preston region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Preston

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (10.00%) WinForms
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (10.00%) SOA
7 1 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (10.00%) T-SQL

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Graduate
5 1 (10.00%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) WinForms
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) SOA
1 1 (10.00%) MVC
1 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft