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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 162 99 87
Rank change year-on-year
-63 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 68 124 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 2.46% 2.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.18% 7.29% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 120 106
Average salary £40,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £29,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,800 £55,000 £42,500
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
1627 1702 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.93% 33.78% 33.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1517 1183
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -36 25 £40,000 +23.07% 6
West Bromwich - 18 £42,000 -
Staffordshire -1 11 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Worcestershire -5 4 £39,250 +6.80% 1
Coventry +1 3 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Solihull +10 2 £37,750 -31.36% 1
Shropshire +9 1 £31,500 +1.61%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 143 (88.27%) SQL
3 121 (74.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (54.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 85 (52.47%) T-SQL
6 76 (46.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 59 (36.42%) .NET
8 57 (35.19%) ETL
9 49 (30.25%) C#
10 43 (26.54%) HTML
10 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
11 41 (25.31%) Visual Studio
11 41 (25.31%) MVC
12 39 (24.07%) CSS
12 39 (24.07%) Patch Management
13 38 (23.46%) jQuery
14 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
15 36 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (22.22%) .NET Framework
16 33 (20.37%) SQL Server 2005
17 32 (19.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 31 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (19.14%) SQL Server 2014
19 28 (17.28%) Windows
20 27 (16.67%) Ajax
21 26 (16.05%) ASP.NET
22 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
23 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
24 22 (13.58%) VB.NET
24 22 (13.58%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 16 (9.88%) IIS
2 6 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.47%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.23%) CMS
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.62%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (14.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.47%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.23%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (1.23%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.64%) Kerberos
2 6 (3.70%) DHCP
2 6 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (1.85%) Firewall
3 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.85%) VPN
4 2 (1.23%) LAN
4 2 (1.23%) VoIP
4 2 (1.23%) WAN
5 1 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.62%) Intranet
5 1 (0.62%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.62%) MPLS
5 1 (0.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 121 (74.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (54.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 76 (46.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (20.37%) SQL Server 2005
6 32 (19.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 31 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (19.14%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (9.26%) SQL Server 2000
9 14 (8.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (3.70%) QlikView
11 4 (2.47%) Biml
11 4 (2.47%) OLAP
11 4 (2.47%) Power BI
11 4 (2.47%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.85%) OLAP Cube
13 2 (1.23%) DTS
13 2 (1.23%) OLTP
13 2 (1.23%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 41 (25.31%) Visual Studio
2 14 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.02%) ReSharper
4 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (9.26%) Finance
2 14 (8.64%) Automotive
3 13 (8.02%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.47%) Local Government
4 4 (2.47%) Retail
5 2 (1.23%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Marketing
6 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (48.15%) Developer
2 62 (38.27%) SQL Developer
3 60 (37.04%) DBA
4 59 (36.42%) SQL DBA
5 40 (24.69%) .NET Developer
6 39 (24.07%) C# Developer
7 38 (23.46%) C# .NET Developer
8 32 (19.75%) SQL Server Developer
9 25 (15.43%) Software Developer
10 22 (13.58%) SQL Server DBA
11 20 (12.35%) .NET Software Developer
11 20 (12.35%) C# Software Developer
12 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 17 (10.49%) Administrator
13 17 (10.49%) Web Developer
14 16 (9.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (9.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
14 16 (9.88%) VB.NET Developer
15 14 (8.64%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.42%) .NET
2 43 (26.54%) HTML
3 39 (24.07%) CSS
4 38 (23.46%) jQuery
5 36 (22.22%) .NET Framework
6 27 (16.67%) Ajax
7 26 (16.05%) ASP.NET
8 21 (12.96%) HTML5
9 20 (12.35%) CSS3
10 18 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 18 (11.11%) LINQ
11 16 (9.88%) Web Services
12 14 (8.64%) Classic ASP
13 12 (7.41%) JSON
13 12 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 11 (6.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (3.70%) AngularJS
15 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 5 (3.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 4 (2.47%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.58%) Clustering
2 10 (6.17%) BBC
2 10 (6.17%) Social Media
3 9 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.09%) Data Extraction
5 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) Replication
6 2 (1.23%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.23%) Life Science
6 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.62%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.62%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 28 (17.28%) Windows
2 8 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.23%) Linux
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.19%) ETL
2 41 (25.31%) MVC
3 39 (24.07%) Patch Management
4 36 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (12.96%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (11.73%) SDLC
8 16 (9.88%) Scrum
9 14 (8.64%) Web Development
10 12 (7.41%) BDD
10 12 (7.41%) Mobile Development
10 12 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (7.41%) SOLID
10 12 (7.41%) TDD
11 9 (5.56%) CRM
12 8 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (4.32%) Data Management
13 7 (4.32%) ERP
13 7 (4.32%) ITIL
14 6 (3.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 143 (88.27%) SQL
2 85 (52.47%) T-SQL
3 49 (30.25%) C#
4 43 (26.54%) JavaScript
5 22 (13.58%) VB.NET
6 17 (10.49%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.47%) VB
8 3 (1.85%) VBScript
9 1 (0.62%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (11.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (8.64%) MCAD
2 14 (8.64%) MCP
2 14 (8.64%) MCSD
2 14 (8.64%) MCTS
3 1 (0.62%) Degree
3 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.62%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (11.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (4.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Firmware
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.62%) vSphere
4 1 (0.62%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.62%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.62%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.62%) SCCM
2 1 (0.62%) SCOM
2 1 (0.62%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (22.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.17%) Apple
2 10 (6.17%) Facebook
2 10 (6.17%) Google
2 10 (6.17%) Sony
2 10 (6.17%) Yahoo!
3 7 (4.32%) VMware
4 5 (3.09%) SAP
5 3 (1.85%) Tableau
6 2 (1.23%) Oracle
6 2 (1.23%) Siebel
6 2 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.62%) Cisco
7 1 (0.62%) Citrix
7 1 (0.62%) EMC
7 1 (0.62%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.62%) Sophos
7 1 (0.62%) Symantec
7 1 (0.62%) Telerik
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35k + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 21 days ago