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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 20 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.70% 1.61% 12.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.41% 4.65% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 14
Average salary £27,500 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -22.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
27 43 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 36.49% 34.68% 59.40%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 76
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (25.00%) SDLC
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (50.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Ajax
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ
2 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WF
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft