The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 132 124 179
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +55
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 77 86 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.45% 1.55% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.28% 5.28% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 74 78 17
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1799 1628 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.80% 29.42% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1447 1472
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server 2012
England

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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Birmingham -7 21 £35,000 -25.53% 5
Worcestershire -1 13 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Warwickshire +21 10 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Staffordshire -9 7 £45,000 - 3
Coventry +4 6 £37,500 +4.16% 4
Walsall +1 6 £42,500 +70.00%
Solihull -3 3 £33,750 -7.53%
Wolverhampton - 3 £35,000 -
Herefordshire - 3 £31,500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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
2 115 (66.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 110 (63.22%) .NET
4 102 (58.62%) SQL
5 86 (49.43%) C#
6 82 (47.13%) ASP.NET
7 63 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 57 (32.76%) VB.NET
10 56 (32.18%) Microsoft
11 54 (31.03%) MVC
12 50 (28.74%) HTML
13 44 (25.29%) SQL Server 2005
14 42 (24.14%) jQuery
14 42 (24.14%) JavaScript
14 42 (24.14%) T-SQL
15 41 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (23.56%) .NET Framework
16 39 (22.41%) Ajax
17 35 (20.11%) WCF
17 35 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (18.97%) CSS
18 33 (18.97%) Visual Studio
19 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
19 30 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (16.67%) Oracle
21 28 (16.09%) XML
22 27 (15.52%) Windows
23 26 (14.94%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (10.34%) Node.js
2 9 (5.17%) IIS
3 8 (4.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.02%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.15%) Lync
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.90%) Internet
2 10 (5.75%) 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%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) DNS
7 1 (0.57%) Intranet
7 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.57%) NAS
7 1 (0.57%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 115 (66.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (36.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 60 (34.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (25.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 35 (20.11%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 21 (12.07%) Oracle Database
9 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 15 (8.62%) QlikView
10 15 (8.62%) NoSQL
11 13 (7.47%) Relational Database
12 12 (6.90%) MS Access
13 11 (6.32%) Oracle Database 10g
13 11 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (4.02%) MongoDB
14 7 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
15 6 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (3.45%) RDBMS
16 5 (2.87%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 33 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 17 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.45%) NUnit
5 4 (2.30%) Subversion
5 4 (2.30%) ReSharper
5 4 (2.30%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (9.20%) Finance
2 10 (5.75%) Law
2 10 (5.75%) Games
2 10 (5.75%) Military
3 8 (4.60%) Retail
4 7 (4.02%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (74.14%) Developer
2 53 (30.46%) .NET Developer
3 23 (13.22%) SQL Developer
4 22 (12.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (12.64%) DBA
5 18 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 18 (10.34%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 16 (9.20%) SQL DBA
7 15 (8.62%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (7.47%) Database Developer
8 13 (7.47%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.47%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.90%) Analyst
10 11 (6.32%) Software Developer
11 10 (5.75%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (5.75%) SQL Database Developer
12 9 (5.17%) .NET Web Developer
12 9 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (4.60%) Business Developer
14 7 (4.02%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (63.22%) .NET
2 82 (47.13%) ASP.NET
3 50 (28.74%) HTML
4 42 (24.14%) jQuery
5 41 (23.56%) .NET Framework
6 39 (22.41%) Ajax
7 35 (20.11%) WCF
8 33 (18.97%) CSS
9 30 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (16.09%) XML
11 22 (12.64%) Web Services
12 20 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 15 (8.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (7.47%) HTML5
15 12 (6.90%) WPF
15 12 (6.90%) XSLT
15 12 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (6.32%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (6.32%) JSON
16 11 (6.32%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.17%) N-Tier
2 9 (5.17%) Clustering
3 8 (4.60%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.45%) iPhone
5 3 (1.72%) BBC
5 3 (1.72%) Replication
5 3 (1.72%) Social Media
6 2 (1.15%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.52%) Windows
2 14 (8.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.17%) Windows 8
4 8 (4.60%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.45%) Android
6 2 (1.15%) Linux
6 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.03%) MVC
2 41 (23.56%) Business Intelligence
3 26 (14.94%) Scrum
4 25 (14.37%) Web Development
5 21 (12.07%) ETL
6 20 (11.49%) TDD
7 19 (10.92%) Web Application Development
8 14 (8.05%) OO
9 12 (6.90%) BDD
10 10 (5.75%) Digital Forensics
10 10 (5.75%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.60%) OOD
11 8 (4.60%) SOA
12 7 (4.02%) ITIL
12 7 (4.02%) CRM
12 7 (4.02%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (4.02%) Data Transformation
13 6 (3.45%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (3.45%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 102 (58.62%) SQL
2 86 (49.43%) C#
3 57 (32.76%) VB.NET
4 42 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 42 (24.14%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.90%) C
6 11 (6.32%) PL/SQL
7 10 (5.75%) C++
8 9 (5.17%) VB
9 8 (4.60%) Ruby
9 8 (4.60%) VBScript
10 6 (3.45%) VBA
11 3 (1.72%) Java
12 2 (1.15%) PHP
12 2 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (1.15%) XQuery
12 2 (1.15%) XAML
12 2 (1.15%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (9.77%) Degree
2 7 (4.02%) OCP
2 7 (4.02%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.15%) MCSA
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.87%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.15%) XenServer
5 2 (1.15%) vSphere
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) SCOM
2 2 (1.15%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.15%) SCCM
3 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 56 (32.18%) Microsoft
2 29 (16.67%) Oracle
3 9 (5.17%) Google
4 7 (4.02%) Logi Analytics
4 7 (4.02%) Tableau
5 4 (2.30%) Cognos
5 4 (2.30%) IBM
6 3 (1.72%) Citrix
6 3 (1.72%) Apple
6 3 (1.72%) Facebook
6 3 (1.72%) Sony
6 3 (1.72%) Telerik
6 3 (1.72%) Yahoo!
7 2 (1.15%) VMware
7 2 (1.15%) Mercator
7 2 (1.15%) HP
7 2 (1.15%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Droitwich, Worcestershire
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
CCity IT
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, 25 days per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 21 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 23 days ago