The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 67 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.38% 1.72% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 2.85% 3.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £40,335 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.83% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
SQL Server 2012
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
351 296 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 48.55% 46.25% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 276 243 185
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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
Cannock - 4 £40,670 -
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £40,000 -
Lichfield - 2 £27,000 -
SQL Server 2012
West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (94.12%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 11 (64.71%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) Degree
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) jQuery
7 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
7 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 7 (41.18%) XML
8 6 (35.29%) CSS
8 6 (35.29%) Web Development
8 6 (35.29%) WCF
8 6 (35.29%) CSS3
9 5 (29.41%) Ajax
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (29.41%) Dynamics NAV
9 5 (29.41%) OO
9 5 (29.41%) OOD
9 5 (29.41%) MVC
10 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 3 (17.65%) Logistics
11 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
11 3 (17.65%) Finance
11 3 (17.65%) SOA
11 3 (17.65%) Internet

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 3 (17.65%) IIS
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) QlikView
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) ReSharper
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Developer
3 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 7 (41.18%) Web Developer
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Web Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Application Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 11 (64.71%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) ASP.NET
4 8 (47.06%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 7 (41.18%) XML
5 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) WCF
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
7 5 (29.41%) Ajax
8 4 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (11.76%) LINQ
9 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (5.88%) MDX
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Web Development
2 5 (29.41%) OO
2 5 (29.41%) OOD
2 5 (29.41%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft