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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 143 122 177
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +55
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 80 89 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 1.61% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.38% 5.44% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 77 81 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 £30,000 £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
1827 1637 1673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.91% 29.54% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1459 1457
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 28 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 28 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 -17 21 £35,000 -27.83% 5
Worcestershire -2 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Warwickshire +16 11 £27,500 -33.33% 2
Staffordshire -11 8 £42,835 -4.81% 2
Coventry +10 6 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Walsall +1 6 £42,500 +70.00%
Herefordshire - 4 £31,500 -
Solihull -7 3 £33,750 -7.53%
Wolverhampton - 2 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 175 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (67.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 113 (64.57%) .NET
4 103 (58.86%) SQL
5 89 (50.86%) C#
6 84 (48.00%) ASP.NET
7 63 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 60 (34.29%) Microsoft
9 56 (32.00%) VB.NET
9 56 (32.00%) MVC
10 54 (30.86%) HTML
11 45 (25.71%) jQuery
11 45 (25.71%) JavaScript
11 45 (25.71%) T-SQL
12 43 (24.57%) Business Intelligence
13 42 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
13 42 (24.00%) .NET Framework
14 41 (23.43%) Ajax
15 36 (20.57%) WCF
15 36 (20.57%) CSS
15 36 (20.57%) Visual Studio
16 34 (19.43%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (17.71%) Oracle
18 30 (17.14%) XML
18 30 (17.14%) Windows
19 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
19 29 (16.57%) Web Development
19 29 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (10.29%) Node.js
2 9 (5.14%) IIS
3 8 (4.57%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.14%) Lync
9 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.57%) CMS
9 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (16.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) SaaS
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.86%) Internet
2 10 (5.71%) SAN
3 9 (5.14%) DHCP
4 7 (4.00%) VPN
4 7 (4.00%) LAN
4 7 (4.00%) WAN
5 5 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (2.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.57%) Intranet
7 1 (0.57%) NetScreen
7 1 (0.57%) DNS
7 1 (0.57%) NAS
7 1 (0.57%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (67.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 63 (36.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (36.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (24.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 34 (19.43%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (16.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (11.43%) Oracle Database
8 16 (9.14%) Relational Database
8 16 (9.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (8.57%) QlikView
9 15 (8.57%) NoSQL
10 12 (6.86%) MS Access
11 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 11g
11 10 (5.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (4.00%) MongoDB
13 5 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (2.86%) RDBMS
13 5 (2.86%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 36 (20.57%) Visual Studio
2 20 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.43%) NUnit
5 4 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (2.29%) Subversion
5 4 (2.29%) ReSharper
6 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (9.14%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Law
2 10 (5.71%) Military
2 10 (5.71%) Games
3 8 (4.57%) Retail
4 7 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.86%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (73.14%) Developer
2 52 (29.71%) .NET Developer
3 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 22 (12.57%) SQL Developer
4 21 (12.00%) DBA
5 19 (10.86%) C# Developer
6 18 (10.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 16 (9.14%) SQL DBA
8 15 (8.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (8.00%) Analyst
10 13 (7.43%) Web Developer
10 13 (7.43%) Senior Developer
10 13 (7.43%) Database Developer
11 11 (6.29%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
12 10 (5.71%) SQL Database Developer
13 9 (5.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (5.14%) .NET Web Developer
14 8 (4.57%) Business Developer
15 7 (4.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (64.57%) .NET
2 84 (48.00%) ASP.NET
3 54 (30.86%) HTML
4 45 (25.71%) jQuery
5 42 (24.00%) .NET Framework
6 41 (23.43%) Ajax
7 36 (20.57%) WCF
7 36 (20.57%) CSS
8 30 (17.14%) XML
9 29 (16.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (13.71%) Web Services
11 19 (10.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (10.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (8.00%) HTML5
14 12 (6.86%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (6.86%) CSS3
14 12 (6.86%) WPF
14 12 (6.86%) RESTful
14 12 (6.86%) XSLT
15 11 (6.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (5.14%) N-Tier
3 8 (4.57%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.57%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.57%) Clustering
4 6 (3.43%) iPhone
5 3 (1.71%) Replication
5 3 (1.71%) BBC
5 3 (1.71%) Social Media
6 2 (1.14%) Streaming Music
7 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.14%) Windows
2 14 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (5.14%) Windows 8
4 8 (4.57%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.43%) Android
6 2 (1.14%) Linux
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.00%) MVC
2 43 (24.57%) Business Intelligence
3 29 (16.57%) Web Development
4 26 (14.86%) Scrum
5 23 (13.14%) ETL
6 19 (10.86%) TDD
7 18 (10.29%) Web Application Development
8 14 (8.00%) OO
9 12 (6.86%) BDD
10 10 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 10 (5.71%) Digital Forensics
11 9 (5.14%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.00%) ITIL
12 7 (4.00%) CRM
12 7 (4.00%) SOA
12 7 (4.00%) Logistics
12 7 (4.00%) Data Transformation
13 6 (3.43%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (3.43%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 103 (58.86%) SQL
2 89 (50.86%) C#
3 56 (32.00%) VB.NET
4 45 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 45 (25.71%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.86%) C
6 10 (5.71%) PL/SQL
6 10 (5.71%) C++
7 9 (5.14%) VB
8 8 (4.57%) Ruby
8 8 (4.57%) VBScript
9 6 (3.43%) VBA
10 5 (2.86%) PHP
11 4 (2.29%) Java
12 2 (1.14%) XPath
12 2 (1.14%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 2 (1.14%) XQuery
12 2 (1.14%) XAML
13 1 (0.57%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (10.29%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) OCP
2 6 (3.43%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.14%) MCSA
5 1 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (6.29%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (1.71%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (1.14%) vSphere
5 2 (1.14%) XenServer
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.71%) SCOM
2 2 (1.14%) SCCM
2 2 (1.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 60 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.71%) Oracle
3 9 (5.14%) Google
4 7 (4.00%) IBM
4 7 (4.00%) Cognos
4 7 (4.00%) Logi Analytics
4 7 (4.00%) Tableau
5 3 (1.71%) Citrix
5 3 (1.71%) Apple
5 3 (1.71%) Sony
5 3 (1.71%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.71%) Telerik
5 3 (1.71%) Facebook
6 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.14%) VMware
6 2 (1.14%) Mercator
6 2 (1.14%) HP
7 1 (0.57%) Cisco
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Kidderminster
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nuneaton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shrewsbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
DP Connect
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Allied Worldwide
Salary: Pension, Private Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, 25 days per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + GOLD PARTNER
Posted: 26 days ago