The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 177 133 202
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +69
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 65 93 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.08% 1.74% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.48% 5.07% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 56 82 20
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £28,500 £35,450
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £44,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
SQL Server 2012
England

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 South West region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1868 1833 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 31.18% 34.34% 35.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1610 1640 1739
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the South West

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Wiltshire +10 21 £41,250 +13.01% 1
Bristol -5 17 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Dorset -30 13 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Gloucestershire -30 8 £34,000 -9.33% 1
Cornwall - 4 £36,000 -
Devon -3 2 £33,000 -1.49% 3
SQL Server 2012
England

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 145 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (67.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 86 (59.31%) SQL
4 78 (53.79%) .NET
5 66 (45.52%) C#
6 63 (43.45%) Microsoft
7 56 (38.62%) JavaScript
7 56 (38.62%) ASP.NET
8 52 (35.86%) HTML
9 51 (35.17%) Windows
10 50 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
11 49 (33.79%) jQuery
12 44 (30.34%) MVC
13 42 (28.97%) Windows Server 2012
14 40 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 38 (26.21%) CSS
16 37 (25.52%) Finance
17 34 (23.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 33 (22.76%) T-SQL
19 32 (22.07%) Visual Studio
20 31 (21.38%) MS Excel
21 30 (20.69%) .NET Framework
22 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
22 29 (20.00%) Web Services
23 25 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
24 24 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
25 23 (15.86%) SharePoint
26 20 (13.79%) Ajax
26 20 (13.79%) WCF

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 23 (15.86%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.59%) IIS
3 9 (6.21%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (5.52%) MS Exchange
5 6 (4.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (3.45%) Node.js
6 5 (3.45%) JBoss
6 5 (3.45%) Apache
6 5 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.38%) Lync
9 1 (0.69%) Confluence
9 1 (0.69%) Kentico
9 1 (0.69%) SAS
9 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.69%) CMS
Applications
1 31 (21.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
2 2 (1.38%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.69%) MS Project
3 1 (0.69%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 11 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.83%) Changepoint
3 2 (1.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.83%) Office 365
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.21%) WAN
2 7 (4.83%) SAN
3 5 (3.45%) DNS
4 4 (2.76%) Internet
4 4 (2.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (2.07%) DHCP
6 2 (1.38%) Wireless
7 1 (0.69%) VLAN
7 1 (0.69%) VPN
7 1 (0.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (67.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (34.48%) SQL Server 2005
4 38 (26.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (23.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (9.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (5.52%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (4.83%) MySQL
10 6 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (4.14%) SAP BW
11 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.07%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (2.07%) OLAP
12 3 (2.07%) MS Access
13 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (1.38%) SSDT
13 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.69%) QlikView
14 1 (0.69%) DTS
Development Applications
1 32 (22.07%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 5 (3.45%) Subversion
4 2 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.38%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.38%) NUnit
4 2 (1.38%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.38%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (1.38%) Moq
4 2 (1.38%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.38%) SpecFlow
4 2 (1.38%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (25.52%) Finance
2 7 (4.83%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.45%) Publishing
4 4 (2.76%) Multimedia
5 3 (2.07%) Automotive
6 2 (1.38%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.38%) Banking
7 1 (0.69%) Retail
7 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
7 1 (0.69%) Back Office
7 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
7 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (53.10%) Developer
2 34 (23.45%) C# Developer
3 29 (20.00%) DBA
3 29 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 26 (17.93%) .NET Developer
4 26 (17.93%) SQL DBA
5 17 (11.72%) SQL Developer
6 15 (10.34%) SQL Server DBA
7 11 (7.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.90%) Software Engineer
8 10 (6.90%) Administrator
8 10 (6.90%) Analyst
9 9 (6.21%) Web Developer
9 9 (6.21%) Senior DBA
10 7 (4.83%) Senior SQL DBA
11 6 (4.14%) Server Administrator
11 6 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 6 (4.14%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.14%) Junior
12 5 (3.45%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (53.79%) .NET
2 56 (38.62%) ASP.NET
3 52 (35.86%) HTML
4 49 (33.79%) jQuery
5 38 (26.21%) CSS
6 30 (20.69%) .NET Framework
7 29 (20.00%) Web Services
8 24 (16.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (13.79%) WCF
9 20 (13.79%) Ajax
10 18 (12.41%) XML
11 17 (11.72%) LINQ
12 16 (11.03%) Entity Framework
13 14 (9.66%) XSLT
14 13 (8.97%) XHTML
14 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (7.59%) CSS3
15 11 (7.59%) WSDL
15 11 (7.59%) HTML5
16 9 (6.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.66%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.52%) Statistics
2 8 (5.52%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.14%) Physics
4 6 (4.14%) Chemistry
5 5 (3.45%) Open Source
6 4 (2.76%) Photography
7 3 (2.07%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.07%) Replication
7 3 (2.07%) Clustering
8 2 (1.38%) Mobile Banking
8 2 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 51 (35.17%) Windows
2 42 (28.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 40 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (10.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.45%) Windows NT
6 4 (2.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (30.34%) MVC
2 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.24%) Performance Tuning
4 19 (13.10%) ETL
5 16 (11.03%) Software Engineering
6 15 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.34%) Mentoring
7 13 (8.97%) CRM
8 12 (8.28%) Performance Improvement
9 9 (6.21%) Data Migration
9 9 (6.21%) Database Tuning
9 9 (6.21%) Coaching
9 9 (6.21%) Migration
10 8 (5.52%) Scrum
10 8 (5.52%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.52%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.83%) Performance Testing
11 7 (4.83%) Load Testing
12 6 (4.14%) SOA
13 5 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 86 (59.31%) SQL
2 66 (45.52%) C#
3 56 (38.62%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.76%) T-SQL
5 17 (11.72%) VB.NET
6 15 (10.34%) PHP
7 14 (9.66%) C++
8 9 (6.21%) VB
9 7 (4.83%) VB6
9 7 (4.83%) Java
10 2 (1.38%) VBA
10 2 (1.38%) VBScript
10 2 (1.38%) Ruby
11 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (8.97%) Degree
2 11 (7.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (4.14%) PhD
4 4 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB
5 2 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.38%) MCITP
5 2 (1.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.69%) CCNA
6 1 (0.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 8 (5.52%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.38%) SCCM
1 2 (1.38%) SCOM
1 2 (1.38%) SCVMM
1 2 (1.38%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 63 (43.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) VMware
3 8 (5.52%) Business Objects
4 7 (4.83%) SAP
5 4 (2.76%) Citrix
6 3 (2.07%) Sage
6 3 (2.07%) Oracle
7 2 (1.38%) IBM
7 2 (1.38%) Talend
8 1 (0.69%) TARGIT
8 1 (0.69%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.69%) Tableau
8 1 (0.69%) HP
8 1 (0.69%) Dell
8 1 (0.69%) Cognos
8 1 (0.69%) Cisco
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