Period
to 16 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 16 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 87 88
Rank change year-on-year -39 +1 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 42 56 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.49% 2.59% 3.03%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.77% 8.13% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 41 51 93
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £52,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 881 689 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 31.15% 31.82% 37.48%
Number of salaries quoted 729 627 1083
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £26,400
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
North West median annual salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% - +6.67%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Cheshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Cheshire

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 16 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -24 23 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Crewe +1 6 £42,500 +49.12%
Macclesfield - 2 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 2 £35,000 -
Chester 0 1 £40,000 -15.79% 1
Knutsford -48 1 - -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (69.05%) SQL
3 25 (59.52%) .NET
4 24 (57.14%) C#
5 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (30.95%) T-SQL
8 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (28.57%) Power BI
8 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
9 11 (26.19%) Translating Business Requirements
9 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
9 11 (26.19%) Tableau
9 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (23.81%) ETL
10 10 (23.81%) MVC
10 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
11 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
11 9 (21.43%) Finance
12 8 (19.05%) WinForms
12 8 (19.05%) TDD
12 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
12 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
12 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) NServiceBus
1 3 (7.14%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) DHCP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
1 1 (2.38%) NAS
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (28.57%) Power BI
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (26.19%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (19.05%) QlikView
7 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (9.52%) DocumentDB
9 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (4.76%) MySQL
10 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.90%) TeamCity
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.14%) MSTest
5 3 (7.14%) NUnit
5 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.76%) Protractor
7 1 (2.38%) Maven
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 19 (45.24%) .NET Developer
3 17 (40.48%) C# Developer
4 16 (38.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (23.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (21.43%) SQL BI Developer
6 9 (21.43%) SQL Developer
7 7 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (11.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Azure Developer
9 4 (9.52%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) DBA
9 4 (9.52%) SQL DBA
9 4 (9.52%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (7.14%) Analyst
10 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) .NET
2 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (19.05%) WinForms
7 7 (16.67%) CSS
7 7 (16.67%) HTML
8 6 (14.29%) Web Services
9 5 (11.90%) REST
10 4 (9.52%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (9.52%) CSS3
10 4 (9.52%) HTML5
10 4 (9.52%) Ionic Framework
10 4 (9.52%) jQuery
10 4 (9.52%) Sass
10 4 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 4 (9.52%) Replication
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
2 3 (7.14%) Social Network
3 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.38%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
1 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (26.19%) Translating Business Requirements
2 11 (26.19%) Unit Testing
3 10 (23.81%) ETL
3 10 (23.81%) MVC
4 8 (19.05%) TDD
5 6 (14.29%) BDD
5 6 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 6 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Migration
7 3 (7.14%) Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) CQRS
7 3 (7.14%) CRM
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) Database Security
7 3 (7.14%) Database Tuning
7 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) SQL
2 24 (57.14%) C#
3 13 (30.95%) T-SQL
4 8 (19.05%) VB.NET
5 7 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.76%) Python
7 2 (4.76%) VBA
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
8 1 (2.38%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.38%) KVM
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.19%) Tableau
3 3 (7.14%) Alteryx
3 3 (7.14%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.38%) HP
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Xamarin