The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 122 123
Rank change year-on-year +20 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 29 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.47% 0.88% 0.64%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.23% 4.25% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 12
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +15.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 554 494 557
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 28.16% 20.63% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 475 423 479
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,600 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (70.91%) SQL
3 31 (56.36%) .NET
3 31 (56.36%) SQL Server 2014
4 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (49.09%) HTML
5 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
5 27 (49.09%) CSS
6 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 21 (38.18%) TDD
7 21 (38.18%) C#
7 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
8 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
9 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
9 17 (30.91%) Windows
10 16 (29.09%) Scrum
11 15 (27.27%) Automotive
11 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
12 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 14 (25.45%) Finance
12 14 (25.45%) OO
13 13 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (23.64%) Statistics
14 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (21.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
14 12 (21.82%) RESTful
14 12 (21.82%) Cognos

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (56.36%) SQL Server 2014
3 22 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (25.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 13 (23.64%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.64%) DocumentDB
9 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
9 2 (3.64%) QlikView
9 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.82%) DTS
10 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Visual Studio
2 15 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 10 (18.18%) git-flow
4 1 (1.82%) Selenium
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 15 (27.27%) Automotive
2 14 (25.45%) Finance
3 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 18 (32.73%) Senior Developer
3 17 (30.91%) .NET Developer
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Developer
5 10 (18.18%) iOS Developer
5 10 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
6 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
6 8 (14.55%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
7 7 (12.73%) Senior .NET Developer
8 6 (10.91%) .NET Software Developer
8 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) IT Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.64%) Finance Systems Analyst
11 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (56.36%) .NET
2 27 (49.09%) CSS
2 27 (49.09%) HTML
3 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
4 12 (21.82%) RESTful
5 9 (16.36%) jQuery
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (3.64%) Polymer
6 2 (3.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) AS400
2 2 (3.64%) BBC
2 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.64%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.91%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (18.18%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (1.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.18%) TDD
3 16 (29.09%) Scrum
4 15 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 14 (25.45%) OO
6 13 (23.64%) Statistics
7 12 (21.82%) MVC
8 11 (20.00%) Business Continuity
8 11 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 11 (20.00%) Validation
9 10 (18.18%) iOS Development
9 10 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (3.64%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 2 (3.64%) Extreme Programming
10 2 (3.64%) Information Security
10 2 (3.64%) Information Security Management
10 2 (3.64%) SOLID
10 2 (3.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) SQL
2 27 (49.09%) JavaScript
3 21 (38.18%) C#
4 10 (18.18%) Objective-C
5 7 (12.73%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.27%) VBA
7 2 (3.64%) UniBasic
7 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (3.64%) XenApp
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.82%) Cognos
3 10 (18.18%) IBM
4 3 (5.45%) Sun
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) Epicor
5 2 (3.64%) Infor
5 2 (3.64%) MAPICS
5 2 (3.64%) NEC
5 2 (3.64%) Veeam
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.82%) Tableau
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