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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 145 142 119
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -23
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 78 73 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.35% 1.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.50% 3.98% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 75 62 82
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,150 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1733 1834 1643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.79% 33.94% 30.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1558 1459
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Warwickshire +2 28 £46,250 +32.14% 1
Birmingham -14 14 £36,000 +6.66% 6
Staffordshire +14 10 £39,500 -12.22% 2
Coventry -6 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wolverhampton +4 4 £38,750 +10.71%
West Bromwich - 4 £31,000 -
Worcestershire -14 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Shropshire - 3 £34,000 - 1
Halesowen - 3 £25,000 -
Solihull +6 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 151 (77.84%) SQL
3 141 (72.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 104 (53.61%) .NET
5 100 (51.55%) C#
6 89 (45.88%) Microsoft
7 80 (41.24%) Windows
8 77 (39.69%) T-SQL
9 69 (35.57%) HTML
9 69 (35.57%) JavaScript
9 69 (35.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 68 (35.05%) CSS
11 63 (32.47%) ASP.NET
12 59 (30.41%) jQuery
12 59 (30.41%) SQL Server 2005
12 59 (30.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 52 (26.80%) Web Services
14 49 (25.26%) WCF
15 46 (23.71%) MS Excel
16 45 (23.20%) Visual Studio
17 44 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
17 44 (22.68%) VB.NET
18 43 (22.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 37 (19.07%) Business Intelligence
19 37 (19.07%) MVC
19 37 (19.07%) Relational Database
20 36 (18.56%) XML
21 35 (18.04%) .NET Framework
22 34 (17.53%) PL/SQL
23 29 (14.95%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (9.79%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.25%) IIS
3 12 (6.19%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.12%) DNN
5 8 (4.12%) CMS
6 5 (2.58%) Node.js
7 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.55%) Lync
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.03%) OpenEdge
9 2 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 46 (23.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.22%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.22%) SaaS
2 8 (4.12%) Office 365
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.15%) DNS
2 8 (4.12%) LAN
2 8 (4.12%) WAN
2 8 (4.12%) DHCP
3 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.58%) SAN
5 3 (1.55%) Internet
5 3 (1.55%) Firewall
6 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.03%) VPN
6 2 (1.03%) NAS
6 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.52%) SMTP
7 1 (0.52%) MPLS
7 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 141 (72.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (35.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 59 (30.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 59 (30.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (22.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 37 (19.07%) Relational Database
7 29 (14.95%) RDBMS
8 28 (14.43%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (10.82%) Data Mart
10 20 (10.31%) QlikView
10 20 (10.31%) SAP Data Services
11 19 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (5.15%) MySQL
12 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (3.09%) MS Access
14 3 (1.55%) DTS
14 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 2 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
15 2 (1.03%) Informix
Development Applications
1 45 (23.20%) Visual Studio
2 20 (10.31%) Talend Open Studio
3 16 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (4.64%) ReSharper
5 7 (3.61%) JIRA
6 3 (1.55%) Selenium
6 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (8.25%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Advertising
3 8 (4.12%) Automotive
4 7 (3.61%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Billing
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 120 (61.86%) Developer
2 50 (25.77%) .NET Developer
3 45 (23.20%) C# Developer
4 35 (18.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.89%) DBA
5 25 (12.89%) SQL DBA
6 24 (12.37%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 22 (11.34%) Analyst
8 18 (9.28%) Senior Developer
8 18 (9.28%) Lead Developer
9 17 (8.76%) SQL Developer
10 15 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) Business Developer
12 13 (6.70%) Junior
13 11 (5.67%) Software Developer
14 10 (5.15%) VB.NET Developer
14 10 (5.15%) Support Analyst
14 10 (5.15%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (53.61%) .NET
2 69 (35.57%) HTML
3 68 (35.05%) CSS
4 63 (32.47%) ASP.NET
5 59 (30.41%) jQuery
6 52 (26.80%) Web Services
7 49 (25.26%) WCF
8 36 (18.56%) XML
9 35 (18.04%) .NET Framework
10 25 (12.89%) Ajax
10 25 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (10.31%) HTML5
11 20 (10.31%) LINQ
12 17 (8.76%) CSS3
13 16 (8.25%) Entity Framework
14 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (6.19%) WPF
15 12 (6.19%) WinForms
16 10 (5.15%) JSON
16 10 (5.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (6.70%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.67%) Replication
4 8 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.58%) Clustering
6 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.03%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.03%) Social Media
7 2 (1.03%) BBC
8 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 80 (41.24%) Windows
2 22 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.61%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.09%) Android
6 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Linux
8 1 (0.52%) CentOS
8 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (19.07%) MVC
2 37 (19.07%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (14.43%) Software Engineering
4 27 (13.92%) OO
5 23 (11.86%) ETL
6 20 (10.31%) Performance Tuning
7 18 (9.28%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.25%) SOA
9 15 (7.73%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.67%) Workflow
11 8 (4.12%) Migration
11 8 (4.12%) Web Development
12 7 (3.61%) CRM
12 7 (3.61%) Mobile Development
13 6 (3.09%) Android Development
13 6 (3.09%) Scrum
13 6 (3.09%) Business Continuity
14 5 (2.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (2.58%) UML
Programming Languages
1 151 (77.84%) SQL
2 100 (51.55%) C#
3 77 (39.69%) T-SQL
4 69 (35.57%) JavaScript
5 44 (22.68%) VB.NET
6 34 (17.53%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.19%) VB
8 9 (4.64%) C
9 7 (3.61%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.58%) VB6
11 3 (1.55%) VBScript
12 2 (1.03%) PHP
13 1 (0.52%) Java
13 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.09%) MCSA
4 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) ISEB
5 4 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (2.06%) MCTS
6 3 (1.55%) MCITP
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.55%) CCA
6 3 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.03%) MCP
7 2 (1.03%) MCAD
7 2 (1.03%) MCSD
7 2 (1.03%) MCSE
7 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) SLA
2 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 26 (13.40%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.70%) vSphere
4 10 (5.15%) Hyper-V
5 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.55%) XenApp
7 2 (1.03%) XenServer
7 2 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.03%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (45.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.37%) VMware
3 22 (11.34%) Business Objects
4 20 (10.31%) Oracle
4 20 (10.31%) Tableau
4 20 (10.31%) Talend
5 9 (4.64%) Telerik
6 7 (3.61%) Cisco
7 5 (2.58%) Citrix
8 4 (2.06%) Cognos
9 3 (1.55%) Symantec
9 3 (1.55%) Sophos
9 3 (1.55%) Altova
9 3 (1.55%) DevExpress
10 2 (1.03%) Apple
10 2 (1.03%) Veeam
10 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 2 (1.03%) Facebook
10 2 (1.03%) Sony
10 2 (1.03%) McAfee
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago