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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 108 100 189
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +89
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 107 100 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.17% 2.26% 0.31%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.80% 6.80% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 103 89 10
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1574 1470 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.95% 33.24% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1240 1585
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Birmingham +4 49 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Warwickshire +1 24 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Worcestershire +15 12 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Staffordshire -11 11 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Wolverhampton -5 7 £32,500 -1.51% 1
Solihull +2 2 £37,500 +13.63%
Coventry -19 2 £38,000 +26.66% 3
Sutton Coldfield +8 1 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Walsall -5 1 £40,000 +19.40%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 228 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 185 (81.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 172 (75.44%) SQL
4 120 (52.63%) .NET
5 116 (50.88%) Microsoft
6 107 (46.93%) C#
7 101 (44.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 93 (40.79%) HTML
8 93 (40.79%) JavaScript
9 88 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 86 (37.72%) CSS
11 84 (36.84%) T-SQL
12 82 (35.96%) jQuery
13 81 (35.53%) MVC
14 78 (34.21%) Visual Studio
14 78 (34.21%) Windows
15 70 (30.70%) .NET Framework
16 68 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (28.95%) ASP.NET
18 54 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
19 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
19 50 (21.93%) Oracle
20 47 (20.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 46 (20.18%) ETL
22 44 (19.30%) Ajax
23 43 (18.86%) LINQ
24 42 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
25 41 (17.98%) Relational Database
26 40 (17.54%) JSON
27 37 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 21 (9.21%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.95%) IIS
6 6 (2.63%) Lync
7 5 (2.19%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.32%) OpenEdge
9 3 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.88%) Apache
10 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 35 (15.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.21%) MS Office
3 3 (1.32%) SPSS
4 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 17 (7.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.88%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.53%) LAN
1 24 (10.53%) WAN
2 21 (9.21%) SAN
3 19 (8.33%) Firewall
4 15 (6.58%) NAS
5 10 (4.39%) VPN
6 9 (3.95%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.63%) Internet
8 5 (2.19%) IP Telephony
9 4 (1.75%) iSCSI
10 3 (1.32%) Network Security
11 2 (0.88%) DNS
11 2 (0.88%) SMTP
11 2 (0.88%) DHCP
12 1 (0.44%) FTP
12 1 (0.44%) MPLS
12 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.44%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 185 (81.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (44.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 88 (38.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 54 (23.68%) SQL Server 2005
6 42 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (17.98%) Relational Database
8 24 (10.53%) Data Mart
9 20 (8.77%) RDBMS
10 19 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (4.82%) DB2
12 11 (4.82%) Cognos Analysis Studio
12 11 (4.82%) Cognos Report Studio
12 11 (4.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
13 10 (4.39%) QlikView
13 10 (4.39%) Oracle Database
14 9 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 78 (34.21%) Visual Studio
2 37 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (15.35%) ReSharper
4 17 (7.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (2.19%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.88%) MSTest
6 2 (0.88%) NUnit
6 2 (0.88%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 34 (14.91%) Telecoms
2 16 (7.02%) Finance
3 8 (3.51%) Advertising
3 8 (3.51%) Billing
4 4 (1.75%) Marketing
5 3 (1.32%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (59.65%) Developer
2 62 (27.19%) .NET Developer
3 51 (22.37%) C# Developer
4 48 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (15.79%) Analyst
5 36 (15.79%) Web Developer
6 34 (14.91%) .NET Web Developer
7 33 (14.47%) C# Web Developer
8 32 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 26 (11.40%) DBA
10 22 (9.65%) SQL Developer
11 19 (8.33%) Junior
12 17 (7.46%) Junior Developer
12 17 (7.46%) Junior C# Developer
12 17 (7.46%) Junior C# .NET Developer
13 16 (7.02%) Junior .NET Developer
13 16 (7.02%) SQL DBA
14 15 (6.58%) Business Developer
14 15 (6.58%) Support Analyst
15 14 (6.14%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (52.63%) .NET
2 93 (40.79%) HTML
3 86 (37.72%) CSS
4 82 (35.96%) jQuery
5 70 (30.70%) .NET Framework
6 66 (28.95%) ASP.NET
7 47 (20.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 44 (19.30%) Ajax
9 43 (18.86%) LINQ
10 40 (17.54%) JSON
11 35 (15.35%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (10.96%) AngularJS
12 25 (10.96%) XML
13 23 (10.09%) HTML5
14 20 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (7.46%) WCF
16 16 (7.02%) Web Services
17 15 (6.58%) CSS3
18 14 (6.14%) ASP.NET MVC
19 8 (3.51%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.58%) Clustering
3 6 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.19%) Replication
5 4 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.32%) Physics
6 3 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.88%) EqualLogic
7 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.88%) Handset
7 2 (0.88%) Statistics
7 2 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 78 (34.21%) Windows
2 27 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 26 (11.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (3.07%) Linux
5 7 (3.07%) CentOS
6 5 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (35.53%) MVC
2 68 (29.82%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (20.18%) ETL
5 36 (15.79%) TDD
6 34 (14.91%) Scrum
7 32 (14.04%) BDD
8 27 (11.84%) Responsive Web Design
8 27 (11.84%) Web Development
9 17 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
10 13 (5.70%) OO
11 11 (4.82%) OOD
11 11 (4.82%) Software Engineering
12 10 (4.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (3.95%) Logistics
13 9 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (3.51%) Service Delivery
14 8 (3.51%) SOA
15 7 (3.07%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (2.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 172 (75.44%) SQL
2 107 (46.93%) C#
3 93 (40.79%) JavaScript
4 84 (36.84%) T-SQL
5 34 (14.91%) VB.NET
6 33 (14.47%) PL/SQL
7 17 (7.46%) PHP
8 6 (2.63%) VB
9 5 (2.19%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.44%) VB6
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) Delphi
11 1 (0.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (6.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (6.14%) Degree
2 6 (2.63%) MCSA
3 5 (2.19%) MCITP
4 4 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.75%) OCP
4 4 (1.75%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (1.32%) MCSE
5 3 (1.32%) MCTS
6 2 (0.88%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) CCA
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.84%) SLA
2 4 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 22 (9.65%) Hyper-V
3 17 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (7.02%) vSphere
5 7 (3.07%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.19%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.32%) XenApp
9 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (2.63%) SCCM
1 6 (2.63%) SCOM
2 5 (2.19%) SCDPM
3 2 (0.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 116 (50.88%) Microsoft
2 50 (21.93%) Oracle
3 30 (13.16%) VMware
4 20 (8.77%) IBM
4 20 (8.77%) Cognos
5 15 (6.58%) Cisco
6 9 (3.95%) Citrix
7 8 (3.51%) Altova
7 8 (3.51%) DevExpress
8 7 (3.07%) Tableau
8 7 (3.07%) Juniper
8 7 (3.07%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.19%) Business Objects
9 5 (2.19%) HP
9 5 (2.19%) Talend
10 4 (1.75%) Dell
11 3 (1.32%) Symantec
11 3 (1.32%) BT
11 3 (1.32%) Telerik
11 3 (1.32%) Xamarin
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Very good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 40k per year + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wolverhampton
Real Staffing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £44,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham Chamber of Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago