The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 129 195 214
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +19
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 97 25 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.67% 0.46% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.15% 1.33% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 80 25 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £36,300 £34,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £47,500 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1885 1873 1824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.49% 34.81% 32.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1671 1675
Average salary £37,500 £36,750 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +2.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +27 28 £37,500 -6.25%
Bristol +25 26 £41,500 -2.35% 4
Dorset +16 20 £32,500 -31.57% 4
Wiltshire -1 9 £36,500 -12.04% 1
Devon -2 8 £33,500 -5.63% 1
Somerset -1 6 £39,000 -13.33%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 197 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 132 (67.01%) .NET
3 125 (63.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 124 (62.94%) C#
5 106 (53.81%) ASP.NET
6 95 (48.22%) SQL
7 70 (35.53%) MVC
8 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
9 62 (31.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 58 (29.44%) Finance
11 57 (28.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 56 (28.43%) MS Excel
12 56 (28.43%) T-SQL
13 49 (24.87%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (23.35%) Data Warehouse
15 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
15 42 (21.32%) TDD
16 41 (20.81%) HTML
16 41 (20.81%) Enterprise Software
17 40 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (19.29%) SQL Server 2005
19 37 (18.78%) CSS
20 35 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 32 (16.24%) Web Application Development
22 31 (15.74%) WCF
22 31 (15.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 30 (15.23%) BDD
23 30 (15.23%) VB.NET
24 27 (13.71%) RESTful
24 27 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 20 (10.15%) Node.js
2 19 (9.64%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (3.55%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.55%) IIS
4 6 (3.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.03%) CMS
7 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.52%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.51%) Lync
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.51%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 56 (28.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.05%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.05%) FastStats
3 1 (0.51%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.51%) SaaS
2 1 (0.51%) Office 365
2 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.15%) Internet
2 6 (3.05%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.05%) Network Security
3 5 (2.54%) HTTP
4 4 (2.03%) Firewall
5 3 (1.52%) LDAP
5 3 (1.52%) SNMP
6 2 (1.02%) DNS
7 1 (0.51%) VLAN
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) VoIP
7 1 (0.51%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 125 (63.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (31.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (28.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (23.35%) Data Warehouse
6 38 (19.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 31 (15.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 20 (10.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 20 (10.15%) NoSQL
9 14 (7.11%) QlikView
10 12 (6.09%) Big Data
11 7 (3.55%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.52%) OLAP
12 3 (1.52%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (1.02%) OLTP
14 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
14 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
14 1 (0.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (10.15%) Git (software)
2 19 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 12 (6.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.52%) NUnit
4 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.02%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) PhoneGap
General
1 58 (29.44%) Finance
2 16 (8.12%) Marketing
3 13 (6.60%) Legal
4 9 (4.57%) Banking
5 8 (4.06%) Law
6 7 (3.55%) Retail
7 6 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.05%) Automotive
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 139 (70.56%) Developer
2 62 (31.47%) .NET Developer
3 25 (12.69%) C# Developer
4 23 (11.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 20 (10.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.15%) DBA
6 19 (9.64%) Software Developer
7 18 (9.14%) Web Developer
7 18 (9.14%) Senior Developer
8 17 (8.63%) SQL DBA
9 14 (7.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 14 (7.11%) SQL Server DBA
10 13 (6.60%) Administrator
11 12 (6.09%) C# Software Developer
11 12 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.58%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (5.58%) Business Developer
13 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
13 9 (4.57%) Development Manager
14 8 (4.06%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (67.01%) .NET
2 106 (53.81%) ASP.NET
3 49 (24.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (20.81%) HTML
5 37 (18.78%) CSS
6 35 (17.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 31 (15.74%) WCF
8 27 (13.71%) RESTful
8 27 (13.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (13.20%) jQuery
10 21 (10.66%) .NET Framework
11 20 (10.15%) HTML5
12 13 (6.60%) CSS3
12 13 (6.60%) DHTML
13 9 (4.57%) MDX
13 9 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 8 (4.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (3.55%) WPF
16 5 (2.54%) Silverlight
17 4 (2.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (20.81%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (10.15%) Social Network
2 20 (10.15%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.57%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.06%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.55%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.55%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.52%) Replication
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.68%) Windows
2 11 (5.58%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (35.53%) MVC
2 42 (21.32%) TDD
3 40 (20.30%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (16.24%) Web Application Development
5 30 (15.23%) BDD
6 26 (13.20%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (8.63%) Scrum
8 16 (8.12%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (7.61%) SOA
9 15 (7.61%) ETL
10 14 (7.11%) Project Management
11 13 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (6.60%) OO
11 13 (6.60%) OOD
12 12 (6.09%) CRM
13 11 (5.58%) Data Modelling
13 11 (5.58%) Kimball Methodology
14 8 (4.06%) Waterfall
15 7 (3.55%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (3.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.94%) C#
2 95 (48.22%) SQL
3 56 (28.43%) T-SQL
4 42 (21.32%) JavaScript
5 30 (15.23%) VB.NET
6 20 (10.15%) Ruby
7 6 (3.05%) VBA
7 6 (3.05%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.54%) VB
9 4 (2.03%) C
10 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (10.66%) Degree
2 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.54%) MCP
4 4 (2.03%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.52%) MCTS
5 3 (1.52%) MCAD
5 3 (1.52%) MCSD
6 2 (1.02%) MCSE
6 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.51%) MCITP
7 1 (0.51%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) SCCM
1 3 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 69 (35.03%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.15%) Facebook
2 20 (10.15%) Twitter
3 10 (5.08%) Sitecore
4 8 (4.06%) Tableau
4 8 (4.06%) Logi Analytics
5 6 (3.05%) Neolane
5 6 (3.05%) Unica
6 5 (2.54%) Cognos
7 3 (1.52%) Remedy
7 3 (1.52%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.02%) VMware
9 1 (0.51%) SAP
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Dell
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 per annum
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