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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 120 130 176
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +46
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 92 81 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.47% 0.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.08% 5.01% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 90 76 20
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,458 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
1812 1617 1668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.72% 29.29% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1446 1450
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 27 August 2014.

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 27 August 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
Warwickshire +28 21 £27,500 -33.33% 1
Birmingham -26 21 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Staffordshire -2 10 £40,670 -9.62% 1
Coventry +5 8 £36,250 +0.69%
Worcestershire -2 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Solihull -4 4 £37,500 +2.73% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 -
Walsall 0 3 £39,000 +56.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £36,250 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 174 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 120 (68.97%) .NET
3 119 (68.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 106 (60.92%) SQL
5 99 (56.90%) C#
6 87 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 71 (40.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 70 (40.23%) Microsoft
9 69 (39.66%) HTML
10 66 (37.93%) MVC
11 64 (36.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 62 (35.63%) jQuery
13 61 (35.06%) JavaScript
14 52 (29.89%) T-SQL
14 52 (29.89%) VB.NET
15 48 (27.59%) CSS
16 47 (27.01%) Visual Studio
17 46 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
18 45 (25.86%) Ajax
19 44 (25.29%) .NET Framework
20 37 (21.26%) Web Development
21 36 (20.69%) Oracle
22 34 (19.54%) ETL
23 33 (18.97%) Windows
24 32 (18.39%) WCF
24 32 (18.39%) SQL Server 2005
25 29 (16.67%) XML
25 29 (16.67%) MS Excel
25 29 (16.67%) Scrum
26 28 (16.09%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 15 (8.62%) Node.js
2 10 (5.75%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.60%) IIS
5 5 (2.87%) Lync
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (7.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 7 (4.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.87%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.62%) Internet
2 11 (6.32%) SAN
3 9 (5.17%) DHCP
4 7 (4.02%) LAN
4 7 (4.02%) WAN
4 7 (4.02%) VPN
5 5 (2.87%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.30%) IP Telephony
6 4 (2.30%) NAS
6 4 (2.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) DNS
7 1 (0.57%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 119 (68.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 71 (40.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 64 (36.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 32 (18.39%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (16.09%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (14.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 25 (14.37%) Relational Database
9 15 (8.62%) QlikView
9 15 (8.62%) NoSQL
10 14 (8.05%) Oracle Database
11 10 (5.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (5.17%) MS Access
13 8 (4.60%) Oracle Reports
13 8 (4.60%) Data Mart
14 7 (4.02%) MongoDB
15 6 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
15 6 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
15 6 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
15 6 (3.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 47 (27.01%) Visual Studio
2 28 (16.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.02%) ReSharper
4 4 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (2.30%) NUnit
4 4 (2.30%) Subversion
General
1 13 (7.47%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Law
2 10 (5.75%) Military
3 9 (5.17%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.60%) Retail
5 5 (2.87%) Games
5 5 (2.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (70.69%) Developer
2 53 (30.46%) .NET Developer
3 27 (15.52%) C# Developer
4 23 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (12.07%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 18 (10.34%) DBA
7 16 (9.20%) Analyst
7 16 (9.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 15 (8.62%) SQL Developer
9 14 (8.05%) SQL DBA
10 13 (7.47%) Senior Developer
10 13 (7.47%) Applications Support
11 12 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (6.32%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (5.75%) Consultant
13 10 (5.75%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.17%) Business Developer
14 9 (5.17%) Support Consultant
14 9 (5.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (68.97%) .NET
2 87 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 69 (39.66%) HTML
4 62 (35.63%) jQuery
5 48 (27.59%) CSS
6 45 (25.86%) Ajax
7 44 (25.29%) .NET Framework
8 32 (18.39%) WCF
9 29 (16.67%) XML
10 27 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (14.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 25 (14.37%) Web Services
13 20 (11.49%) AngularJS
14 17 (9.77%) CSS3
14 17 (9.77%) HTML5
15 15 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (8.05%) JSON
17 12 (6.90%) RESTful
18 11 (6.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 11 (6.32%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.17%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.60%) Clustering
2 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.72%) BBC
4 3 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (0.57%) Replication
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 33 (18.97%) Windows
2 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (5.17%) Windows 8
5 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.72%) Android
8 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (37.93%) MVC
2 46 (26.44%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (21.26%) Web Development
4 34 (19.54%) ETL
5 29 (16.67%) Scrum
6 21 (12.07%) TDD
7 15 (8.62%) BDD
8 13 (7.47%) Web Application Development
9 12 (6.90%) OO
10 10 (5.75%) Digital Forensics
11 8 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.02%) Data Transformation
12 7 (4.02%) Logistics
12 7 (4.02%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.02%) CRM
13 5 (2.87%) Data Analysis
14 4 (2.30%) E-Commerce
14 4 (2.30%) OOD
14 4 (2.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (60.92%) SQL
2 99 (56.90%) C#
3 61 (35.06%) JavaScript
4 52 (29.89%) T-SQL
4 52 (29.89%) VB.NET
5 13 (7.47%) PHP
6 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 11 (6.32%) C
8 10 (5.75%) C++
9 8 (4.60%) VB
9 8 (4.60%) Ruby
10 4 (2.30%) VBScript
10 4 (2.30%) Java
11 3 (1.72%) VBA
12 2 (1.15%) XAML
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (10.92%) Degree
2 3 (1.72%) OCP
2 3 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (7.47%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.87%) vSphere
4 4 (2.30%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.72%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) SCOM
2 4 (2.30%) SCDPM
2 4 (2.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 70 (40.23%) Microsoft
2 36 (20.69%) Oracle
3 17 (9.77%) Cognos
3 17 (9.77%) IBM
4 6 (3.45%) Logi Analytics
4 6 (3.45%) Tableau
5 5 (2.87%) VMware
5 5 (2.87%) HP
6 4 (2.30%) Citrix
6 4 (2.30%) Cisco
6 4 (2.30%) Google
7 3 (1.72%) Yahoo!
7 3 (1.72%) Facebook
7 3 (1.72%) Apple
7 3 (1.72%) Sony
8 2 (1.15%) BT
8 2 (1.15%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.15%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
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Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Shrewsbury
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago