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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 152 127 128
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 69 78 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.17% 1.45% 1.57%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.95% 4.25% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 60 75 79
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,450 £42,500 £50,000
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
1747 1834 1634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.74% 34.06% 29.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1556 1453
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 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 July 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
Warwickshire -7 20 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birmingham -9 16 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Staffordshire +6 12 £36,750 -18.33% 4
Coventry -10 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
West Bromwich - 4 £31,000 -
Worcestershire -18 3 £52,500 +40.00%
Halesowen - 2 £26,250 -
Solihull +8 1 £40,000 +18.51%
Wolverhampton -5 1 £40,000 +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 146 (75.26%) SQL
3 138 (71.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 107 (55.15%) .NET
5 100 (51.55%) C#
6 88 (45.36%) Microsoft
7 81 (41.75%) Windows
8 77 (39.69%) T-SQL
9 68 (35.05%) HTML
9 68 (35.05%) JavaScript
10 65 (33.51%) CSS
11 62 (31.96%) ASP.NET
12 60 (30.93%) jQuery
12 60 (30.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 60 (30.93%) SQL Server 2005
13 54 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 52 (26.80%) Web Services
15 51 (26.29%) WCF
15 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
16 49 (25.26%) Visual Studio
17 45 (23.20%) MS Excel
18 44 (22.68%) VB.NET
19 39 (20.10%) MVC
20 38 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
22 33 (17.01%) Relational Database
23 32 (16.49%) XML
23 32 (16.49%) .NET Framework
24 31 (15.98%) PL/SQL
25 29 (14.95%) Data Warehouse

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (10.31%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.28%) IIS
3 13 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (6.19%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.12%) DNN
6 8 (4.12%) CMS
7 5 (2.58%) Node.js
8 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.55%) Lync
10 2 (1.03%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.03%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 45 (23.20%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.67%) MS Office
3 3 (1.55%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.73%) SaaS
2 10 (5.15%) Office 365
3 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.70%) DNS
2 11 (5.67%) DHCP
3 6 (3.09%) SAN
4 3 (1.55%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.55%) Internet
5 2 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.03%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.03%) LAN
5 2 (1.03%) WAN
6 1 (0.52%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.52%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (71.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 60 (30.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (30.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 54 (27.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 38 (19.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 33 (17.01%) Relational Database
7 29 (14.95%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (11.86%) RDBMS
9 18 (9.28%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (8.76%) SAP Data Services
10 17 (8.76%) Data Mart
11 16 (8.25%) QlikView
12 15 (7.73%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (6.19%) MySQL
14 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (3.09%) MS Access
16 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 3 (1.55%) DTS
18 2 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 49 (25.26%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.25%) Talend Open Studio
2 16 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.64%) ReSharper
4 7 (3.61%) JIRA
5 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (1.55%) Selenium
6 1 (0.52%) Mercurial
General
1 16 (8.25%) Finance
2 15 (7.73%) Advertising
3 8 (4.12%) Automotive
4 7 (3.61%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Marketing
6 2 (1.03%) Games
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
Job Titles
1 120 (61.86%) Developer
2 48 (24.74%) .NET Developer
3 43 (22.16%) C# Developer
4 33 (17.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.89%) SQL DBA
5 25 (12.89%) DBA
6 20 (10.31%) Senior Developer
7 19 (9.79%) Lead Developer
7 19 (9.79%) Analyst
8 18 (9.28%) SQL Developer
8 18 (9.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 16 (8.25%) Software Developer
10 15 (7.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.22%) Junior
12 13 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 10 (5.15%) VB.NET Developer
13 10 (5.15%) Junior Developer
13 10 (5.15%) Support Analyst
14 9 (4.64%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (55.15%) .NET
2 68 (35.05%) HTML
3 65 (33.51%) CSS
4 62 (31.96%) ASP.NET
5 60 (30.93%) jQuery
6 52 (26.80%) Web Services
7 51 (26.29%) WCF
8 32 (16.49%) XML
8 32 (16.49%) .NET Framework
9 26 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (11.86%) Ajax
11 18 (9.28%) HTML5
11 18 (9.28%) CSS3
12 17 (8.76%) LINQ
13 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (6.70%) Entity Framework
15 12 (6.19%) WinForms
16 11 (5.67%) SOAP
16 11 (5.67%) WPF
17 10 (5.15%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.22%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (6.70%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.67%) Replication
5 8 (4.12%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.61%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.58%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.58%) Clustering
8 3 (1.55%) Social Media
8 3 (1.55%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.55%) BBC
9 2 (1.03%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 81 (41.75%) Windows
2 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (8.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.61%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.09%) Android
6 5 (2.58%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (26.29%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (20.10%) MVC
3 34 (17.53%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (14.43%) OO
5 25 (12.89%) Software Engineering
6 22 (11.34%) ETL
7 21 (10.82%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (9.28%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.25%) SOA
9 16 (8.25%) Waterfall
10 11 (5.67%) Workflow
11 10 (5.15%) Web Development
12 8 (4.12%) Scrum
12 8 (4.12%) Migration
13 7 (3.61%) Mobile Development
13 7 (3.61%) UML
13 7 (3.61%) CRM
14 6 (3.09%) Business Continuity
14 6 (3.09%) Software Delivery
14 6 (3.09%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (75.26%) SQL
2 100 (51.55%) C#
3 77 (39.69%) T-SQL
4 68 (35.05%) JavaScript
5 44 (22.68%) VB.NET
6 31 (15.98%) PL/SQL
7 12 (6.19%) VB
8 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.64%) C
10 5 (2.58%) VB6
11 3 (1.55%) VBScript
12 2 (1.03%) PHP
12 2 (1.03%) C++
13 1 (0.52%) Java
13 1 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 10 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.09%) MCSA
4 5 (2.58%) ISEB
4 5 (2.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (2.58%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.58%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.06%) MCITP
5 4 (2.06%) MCTS
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.55%) CCA
6 3 (1.55%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.03%) MCSE
7 2 (1.03%) MCP
7 2 (1.03%) MCAD
7 2 (1.03%) MCSD
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.61%) SLA
2 5 (2.58%) QA
System Software
1 25 (12.89%) Active Directory
2 16 (8.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.19%) vSphere
4 11 (5.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.55%) XenApp
5 3 (1.55%) Xen
5 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.03%) XenServer
6 2 (1.03%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.03%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.52%) SCCM
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (45.36%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.34%) VMware
2 22 (11.34%) Oracle
3 16 (8.25%) Talend
3 16 (8.25%) Tableau
4 11 (5.67%) Telerik
5 8 (4.12%) Citrix
6 5 (2.58%) Cisco
6 5 (2.58%) Veeam
7 4 (2.06%) Google
7 4 (2.06%) Cognos
8 3 (1.55%) Facebook
8 3 (1.55%) Sony
8 3 (1.55%) Apple
8 3 (1.55%) Symantec
8 3 (1.55%) Sophos
8 3 (1.55%) Yahoo!
9 2 (1.03%) McAfee
9 2 (1.03%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.52%) EMC
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