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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 103 104 144
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +40
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 115 95 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.21% 2.09% 1.26%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.54% 6.76% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 107 79 57
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1759 1406 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.85% 30.94% 33.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1546 1191 1447
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 +10 34 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Birmingham -10 24 £32,500 -13.33% 5
Worcestershire +1 16 £40,000 -
Staffordshire -14 16 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Solihull - 10 £43,000 -
Wolverhampton +9 7 £32,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 3 £37,500 -
Sutton Coldfield -2 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Coventry -21 2 £36,250 -2.02% 3
Halesowen - 1 £25,000 -
SQL Server 2012
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

1 244 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 197 (80.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 181 (74.18%) SQL
4 126 (51.64%) Microsoft
5 124 (50.82%) .NET
6 113 (46.31%) C#
7 102 (41.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 94 (38.52%) Windows
9 90 (36.89%) HTML
10 89 (36.48%) JavaScript
11 87 (35.66%) CSS
12 84 (34.43%) T-SQL
13 80 (32.79%) jQuery
14 74 (30.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 69 (28.28%) SQL Server 2005
16 67 (27.46%) Visual Studio
16 67 (27.46%) ASP.NET
17 66 (27.05%) .NET Framework
18 62 (25.41%) MVC
19 58 (23.77%) VB.NET
20 54 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
21 52 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 52 (21.31%) MS Excel
22 51 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
23 47 (19.26%) Ajax
24 46 (18.85%) LINQ
25 44 (18.03%) WCF
25 44 (18.03%) Entity Framework
26 42 (17.21%) Web Services
27 41 (16.80%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 21 (8.61%) MS Exchange
2 19 (7.79%) SharePoint
3 18 (7.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (3.69%) IIS
6 7 (2.87%) CMS
6 7 (2.87%) DNN
7 4 (1.64%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.64%) Node.js
7 4 (1.64%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.23%) OpenEdge
8 3 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.82%) Apache
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.82%) Lync
10 1 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 52 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.20%) MS Office
3 3 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.82%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.33%) SaaS
2 7 (2.87%) Office 365
3 2 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.43%) LAN
1 23 (9.43%) WAN
2 19 (7.79%) Firewall
3 15 (6.15%) SAN
4 10 (4.10%) VPN
4 10 (4.10%) NAS
5 9 (3.69%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.87%) DNS
7 6 (2.46%) DHCP
8 3 (1.23%) Network Security
9 2 (0.82%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.82%) SMTP
10 1 (0.41%) FTP
10 1 (0.41%) MPLS
10 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.41%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 197 (80.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 102 (41.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (30.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 69 (28.28%) SQL Server 2005
6 52 (21.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (12.30%) Relational Database
8 26 (10.66%) RDBMS
9 25 (10.25%) Data Mart
10 24 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (6.15%) QlikView
12 13 (5.33%) SAP Data Services
12 13 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
14 8 (3.28%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.87%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (2.87%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (2.87%) SQL Server 2000
16 6 (2.46%) MS Access
17 4 (1.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 67 (27.46%) Visual Studio
2 37 (15.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (12.70%) ReSharper
4 13 (5.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (1.23%) JIRA
6 2 (0.82%) MSTest
6 2 (0.82%) NUnit
6 2 (0.82%) CruiseControl
6 2 (0.82%) Subversion
7 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 25 (10.25%) Finance
2 24 (9.84%) Telecoms
3 15 (6.15%) Advertising
4 8 (3.28%) Billing
5 7 (2.87%) Retail
6 6 (2.46%) Marketing
6 6 (2.46%) Automotive
7 2 (0.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 157 (64.34%) Developer
2 72 (29.51%) .NET Developer
3 60 (24.59%) C# Developer
4 52 (21.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (14.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 35 (14.34%) Analyst
7 28 (11.48%) DBA
8 23 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 22 (9.02%) .NET Web Developer
9 22 (9.02%) SQL Developer
9 22 (9.02%) C# Web Developer
10 21 (8.61%) Junior
11 20 (8.20%) SQL DBA
12 18 (7.38%) Junior Developer
13 17 (6.97%) Junior C# Developer
13 17 (6.97%) Junior .NET Developer
13 17 (6.97%) Junior C# .NET Developer
14 16 (6.56%) Business Developer
15 15 (6.15%) Senior Developer
15 15 (6.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (50.82%) .NET
2 90 (36.89%) HTML
3 87 (35.66%) CSS
4 80 (32.79%) jQuery
5 67 (27.46%) ASP.NET
6 66 (27.05%) .NET Framework
7 47 (19.26%) Ajax
8 46 (18.85%) LINQ
9 44 (18.03%) Entity Framework
9 44 (18.03%) WCF
10 42 (17.21%) Web Services
11 41 (16.80%) XML
12 36 (14.75%) JSON
13 31 (12.70%) KnockoutJS
14 27 (11.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (10.25%) HTML5
16 15 (6.15%) CSS3
16 15 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (4.51%) WPF
18 10 (4.10%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.51%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.28%) Replication
3 8 (3.28%) Clustering
4 7 (2.87%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.46%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.46%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.05%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.82%) EqualLogic
8 2 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.82%) Statistics
8 2 (0.82%) Handset
9 1 (0.41%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 94 (38.52%) Windows
2 28 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (3.28%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.87%) CentOS
5 7 (2.87%) Linux
5 7 (2.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (2.46%) Android
7 5 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.41%) MVC
2 54 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (20.90%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (14.34%) Mobile Development
5 27 (11.07%) Software Engineering
6 26 (10.66%) Scrum
6 26 (10.66%) ETL
6 26 (10.66%) Performance Tuning
7 23 (9.43%) OO
7 23 (9.43%) TDD
8 22 (9.02%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (9.02%) BDD
9 17 (6.97%) Mentoring
10 15 (6.15%) SOA
11 13 (5.33%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.10%) Workflow
12 10 (4.10%) Business Continuity
12 10 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (3.69%) Network Monitoring
14 8 (3.28%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 181 (74.18%) SQL
2 113 (46.31%) C#
3 89 (36.48%) JavaScript
4 84 (34.43%) T-SQL
5 58 (23.77%) VB.NET
6 41 (16.80%) PL/SQL
7 11 (4.51%) VB
8 8 (3.28%) C
9 5 (2.05%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.05%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.64%) VB6
11 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.82%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (6.56%) Degree
2 14 (5.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.69%) MCSA
4 6 (2.46%) MCITP
5 5 (2.05%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.64%) MCSE
6 4 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.23%) MCTS
7 3 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.82%) CCNA
8 2 (0.82%) CCA
8 2 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (0.82%) OCP
8 2 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.10%) SLA
2 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 23 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (7.38%) Hyper-V
4 17 (6.97%) vSphere
5 7 (2.87%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (1.64%) XenApp
7 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.82%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (0.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (0.41%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.41%) SCCM
2 1 (0.41%) SCOM
2 1 (0.41%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 126 (51.64%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.52%) Oracle
2 33 (13.52%) VMware
3 15 (6.15%) Business Objects
3 15 (6.15%) Tableau
4 14 (5.74%) Cisco
5 13 (5.33%) Talend
6 10 (4.10%) Telerik
7 8 (3.28%) Altova
7 8 (3.28%) DevExpress
8 7 (2.87%) Juniper
8 7 (2.87%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.05%) Citrix
10 4 (1.64%) Dell
10 4 (1.64%) Symantec
11 3 (1.23%) Cognos
12 2 (0.82%) Adobe
12 2 (0.82%) NetApp
12 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.82%) Sophos
Lichfield
Modis International - London
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE + GREAT TRAINING
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Market Drayton
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 14 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
The Will Associates Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum dep. on experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum dependent upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Staffordshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PACKAGE
Posted: 22 days ago
Shipston on Stour
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 27 days ago