Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 159 129
Rank change year-on-year +10 -30 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 48 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.26% 1.27% 1.59%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.80% 5.58% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 62
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £34,550 £31,250 £26,800
90th Percentile £56,750 £47,500 £45,900
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% -

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

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1000 1076 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 26.23% 22.78% 24.93%
Number of salaries quoted 887 920 862
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,000 £62,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (79.17%) SQL
3 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (41.67%) .NET
5 20 (41.67%) C#
6 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 18 (37.50%) Windows
6 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (31.25%) TDD
7 15 (31.25%) CSS
7 15 (31.25%) HTML
7 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (31.25%) Scrum
7 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (27.08%) Mentoring
8 13 (27.08%) jQuery
9 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (25.00%) Retail
9 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity
9 12 (25.00%) Automotive
9 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 11 (22.92%) VMware
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (20.83%) Clustering
11 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi

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 7 (14.58%) Apache
1 7 (14.58%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.42%) SAS
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.25%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) Firewall
2 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 2 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (45.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (31.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (18.75%) MongoDB
7 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (6.25%) DocumentDB
10 3 (6.25%) Redis
10 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.08%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (2.08%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 12 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (25.00%) Automotive
1 12 (25.00%) Retail
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 17 (35.42%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) DBA
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Administrator
6 5 (10.42%) SQL DBA
7 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Cognos Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Wintel Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Citrix Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
3 15 (31.25%) HTML
4 13 (27.08%) jQuery
5 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (12.50%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.17%) Polymer
7 2 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
8 1 (2.08%) HTML5
8 1 (2.08%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (2.08%) Laravel
8 1 (2.08%) LESS
8 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Clustering
2 7 (14.58%) Handset
3 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.25%) BBC
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.25%) Video on Demand
4 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (16.67%) Linux
4 7 (14.58%) CentOS
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Debian
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (31.25%) Scrum
1 15 (31.25%) TDD
2 13 (27.08%) Mentoring
3 12 (25.00%) Business Continuity
4 8 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (14.58%) Business Continuity Planning
5 7 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (12.50%) Information Security
6 6 (12.50%) Statistics
7 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.42%) OO
7 5 (10.42%) Validation
8 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.33%) MVC
8 4 (8.33%) SOLID
8 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (6.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 3 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) SQL
2 20 (41.67%) C#
3 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.58%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Java
6 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (20.83%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (16.67%) vSphere
3 7 (14.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) vCenter Server
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (22.92%) VMware
3 7 (14.58%) Cisco
3 7 (14.58%) Juniper
3 7 (14.58%) Red Hat
4 6 (12.50%) Cognos
5 4 (8.33%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (6.25%) NEC
6 3 (6.25%) Veeam
7 1 (2.08%) RedGate