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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 109 135 130
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 107 78 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.48% 1.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.45% 4.48% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 103 61 68
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £42,500 £45,000
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
1659 1742 1603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.45% 33.00% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1455 1500 1421
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +14 39 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Staffordshire +23 18 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Birmingham -29 13 £35,000 - 4
Solihull +11 7 £43,000 +43.33% 1
Wolverhampton +10 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Worcestershire -13 6 £50,000 +25.00% 1
West Bromwich - 6 £37,500 - 1
Coventry -1 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Shropshire - 3 £34,000 -
Halesowen - 2 £25,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £37,500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 214 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 162 (75.70%) SQL
2 162 (75.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 108 (50.47%) .NET
4 106 (49.53%) Microsoft
5 104 (48.60%) C#
6 90 (42.06%) Windows
7 84 (39.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 81 (37.85%) T-SQL
9 77 (35.98%) JavaScript
10 76 (35.51%) HTML
11 75 (35.05%) CSS
12 71 (33.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 68 (31.78%) jQuery
14 67 (31.31%) ASP.NET
15 60 (28.04%) SQL Server 2005
16 51 (23.83%) Visual Studio
17 50 (23.36%) VB.NET
17 50 (23.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 46 (21.50%) MVC
18 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
19 45 (21.03%) WCF
19 45 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
20 44 (20.56%) Web Services
20 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
21 43 (20.09%) Business Intelligence
22 39 (18.22%) Relational Database
23 38 (17.76%) PL/SQL
24 37 (17.29%) XML
25 34 (15.89%) RDBMS

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (11.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (8.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.01%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.54%) IIS
5 11 (5.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.74%) DNN
6 8 (3.74%) CMS
7 5 (2.34%) Node.js
7 5 (2.34%) OpenEdge
8 4 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.87%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.40%) Lync
9 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.93%) Apache
10 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 44 (20.56%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.94%) MS Office
3 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.47%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.54%) SaaS
2 7 (3.27%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.61%) LAN
1 12 (5.61%) WAN
2 11 (5.14%) Firewall
3 9 (4.21%) DNS
3 9 (4.21%) TCP/IP
4 7 (3.27%) SAN
4 7 (3.27%) DHCP
5 3 (1.40%) NAS
5 3 (1.40%) VPN
6 2 (0.93%) Network Security
7 1 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) SMTP
7 1 (0.47%) MPLS
7 1 (0.47%) Internet
7 1 (0.47%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 162 (75.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 84 (39.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 71 (33.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 60 (28.04%) SQL Server 2005
6 50 (23.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (18.22%) Relational Database
8 34 (15.89%) RDBMS
9 27 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (11.68%) Data Mart
11 22 (10.28%) QlikView
12 21 (9.81%) SAP Data Services
13 20 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (4.67%) MySQL
15 9 (4.21%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (2.80%) MS Access
17 4 (1.87%) Oracle Reports
18 3 (1.40%) DTS
19 2 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
19 2 (0.93%) Informix
Development Applications
1 51 (23.83%) Visual Studio
2 22 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.81%) Talend Open Studio
4 14 (6.54%) ReSharper
5 5 (2.34%) JIRA
6 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.93%) Subversion
7 2 (0.93%) NUnit
7 2 (0.93%) CruiseControl
7 2 (0.93%) MSTest
8 1 (0.47%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
General
1 17 (7.94%) Finance
1 17 (7.94%) Advertising
2 8 (3.74%) Retail
3 7 (3.27%) Automotive
3 7 (3.27%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.34%) Billing
5 3 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (61.68%) Developer
2 54 (25.23%) .NET Developer
3 49 (22.90%) C# Developer
4 39 (18.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (14.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 28 (13.08%) Analyst
6 28 (13.08%) DBA
7 26 (12.15%) SQL DBA
8 18 (8.41%) SQL Developer
8 18 (8.41%) Lead Developer
9 16 (7.48%) Business Developer
10 15 (7.01%) Junior
10 15 (7.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (6.54%) Software Developer
12 13 (6.07%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (5.14%) VB.NET Developer
14 11 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 10 (4.67%) Junior Developer
16 9 (4.21%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (50.47%) .NET
2 76 (35.51%) HTML
3 75 (35.05%) CSS
4 68 (31.78%) jQuery
5 67 (31.31%) ASP.NET
6 46 (21.50%) .NET Framework
7 45 (21.03%) WCF
8 44 (20.56%) Web Services
9 37 (17.29%) XML
10 31 (14.49%) Ajax
11 29 (13.55%) LINQ
11 29 (13.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 27 (12.62%) Entity Framework
13 25 (11.68%) HTML5
14 19 (8.88%) JSON
15 16 (7.48%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (7.48%) CSS3
16 15 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 12 (5.61%) WPF
18 10 (4.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.01%) Replication
3 12 (5.61%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.67%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.21%) Clustering
6 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.80%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.34%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.87%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.93%) Data Extraction
10 2 (0.93%) Statistics
10 2 (0.93%) Handset
11 1 (0.47%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.47%) Blog
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 90 (42.06%) Windows
2 24 (11.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (3.27%) CentOS
4 7 (3.27%) Linux
4 7 (3.27%) Windows XP
5 6 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.80%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.80%) Android
6 5 (2.34%) Apple iOS
6 5 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.50%) MVC
2 45 (21.03%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (20.09%) Business Intelligence
4 28 (13.08%) Software Engineering
5 26 (12.15%) ETL
6 25 (11.68%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (10.75%) OO
8 18 (8.41%) Mentoring
9 15 (7.01%) Mobile Development
9 15 (7.01%) Waterfall
10 12 (5.61%) Workflow
11 11 (5.14%) SOA
12 10 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (4.67%) Business Continuity
12 10 (4.67%) Migration
13 9 (4.21%) Scrum
13 9 (4.21%) Service Delivery
14 7 (3.27%) Logistics
14 7 (3.27%) CRM
14 7 (3.27%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 162 (75.70%) SQL
2 104 (48.60%) C#
3 81 (37.85%) T-SQL
4 77 (35.98%) JavaScript
5 50 (23.36%) VB.NET
6 38 (17.76%) PL/SQL
7 11 (5.14%) VB
8 8 (3.74%) C
8 8 (3.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.34%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.87%) VB6
11 3 (1.40%) VBScript
12 2 (0.93%) Java
12 2 (0.93%) PHP
12 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (10.28%) Degree
2 14 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.74%) MCSA
4 6 (2.80%) MCTS
4 6 (2.80%) MCITP
5 5 (2.34%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.40%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.40%) CCA
7 3 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.93%) CCNA
8 2 (0.93%) MCSE
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.47%) MCP
9 1 (0.47%) MCAD
9 1 (0.47%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.21%) SLA
2 4 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (14.95%) Active Directory
2 20 (9.35%) vSphere
3 17 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (1.87%) XenApp
7 2 (0.93%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.47%) XenServer
8 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.40%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.02%) VMware
3 23 (10.75%) Business Objects
3 23 (10.75%) Oracle
4 21 (9.81%) Tableau
4 21 (9.81%) Talend
5 13 (6.07%) Cisco
6 8 (3.74%) Telerik
7 7 (3.27%) DevExpress
7 7 (3.27%) Altova
7 7 (3.27%) Juniper
7 7 (3.27%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.34%) Citrix
9 4 (1.87%) Symantec
9 4 (1.87%) Cognos
10 3 (1.40%) Sophos
11 2 (0.93%) McAfee
11 2 (0.93%) Dell
11 2 (0.93%) Adobe
11 2 (0.93%) Xamarin
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Outstanding Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Training & Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £63000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Coventry
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £27000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 24 days ago