Period
to 30 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > England
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 458 453 341
Rank change year-on-year -5 -112 -43
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 226 826 1,493
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.65% 0.97%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.73% 2.40% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 236 762 1,356
Median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.58% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.63% -5.00% +5.26%

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 England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 13,100 34,403 45,301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 28.56% 27.15% 29.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11,102 28,708 37,106
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,250 £31,589 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in England.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in England

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in England over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in England

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 30 October 2020. 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
London +21 69 £58,500 -2.50% 7
Midlands +53 64 £55,000 +22.22% 14
North of England +99 57 £47,500 +18.75% 2
East Midlands +46 48 £55,000 +22.22% 12
North West +92 37 £45,000 +12.50% 2
South East +63 20 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Yorkshire +98 17 £47,500 +5.56%
West Midlands +82 16 £48,500 +7.78% 2
South West +114 9 £40,000 -23.81% 2
East of England +122 7 £47,500 +11.76% 3
North East +13 3 £45,000 +4.81%
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 226 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 150 (66.37%) SQL
3 144 (63.72%) Microsoft
4 110 (48.67%) T-SQL
5 106 (46.90%) Azure
6 105 (46.46%) .NET
7 103 (45.58%) C#
8 101 (44.69%) CSS
9 99 (43.81%) HTML
10 96 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
11 90 (39.82%) JavaScript
12 81 (35.84%) Git (software)
13 79 (34.96%) Windows
14 77 (34.07%) ASP.NET
15 71 (31.42%) Oracle
15 71 (31.42%) MVC
15 71 (31.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 67 (29.65%) Finance
17 63 (27.88%) ASP.NET Web API
18 60 (26.55%) AngularJS
19 59 (26.11%) Team Foundation Server
20 57 (25.22%) jQuery
21 51 (22.57%) HTML5
22 49 (21.68%) DevOps
23 47 (20.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 45 (19.91%) CSS3
25 44 (19.47%) REST
26 43 (19.03%) Web Development
27 42 (18.58%) SharePoint
27 42 (18.58%) Microservices

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 42 (18.58%) SharePoint
2 39 (17.26%) IIS
3 24 (10.62%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (5.75%) Confluence
5 12 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (4.87%) MS Exchange
7 10 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.65%) Skype for Business
9 5 (2.21%) Apache
9 5 (2.21%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.77%) Drupal
10 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Fuse
10 4 (1.77%) WebLogic
11 3 (1.33%) nginx
12 2 (0.88%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (2.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (6.64%) Siebel CRM
2 9 (3.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 106 (46.90%) Azure
2 17 (7.52%) Power Platform
3 14 (6.19%) npm
4 13 (5.75%) AWS
5 12 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (3.98%) Office 365
7 7 (3.10%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (3.10%) CloudBees
7 7 (3.10%) OpenShift
8 6 (2.65%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (2.21%) Lucidchart
10 4 (1.77%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.33%) Basecamp
11 3 (1.33%) DigitalOcean
11 3 (1.33%) GitHub
11 3 (1.33%) Mailgun
11 3 (1.33%) Sage Pay
12 2 (0.88%) SaaS
13 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.64%) Internet
2 12 (5.31%) Firewall
3 8 (3.54%) Skype
4 7 (3.10%) DHCP
4 7 (3.10%) DNS
4 7 (3.10%) Network Security
4 7 (3.10%) Unified Communications
4 7 (3.10%) VoIP
5 6 (2.65%) VPN
6 4 (1.77%) iSCSI
7 3 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (1.33%) NetScaler
7 3 (1.33%) SAN
7 3 (1.33%) SSL
8 2 (0.88%) WAN
8 2 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.44%) BGP
9 1 (0.44%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.44%) MPLS
9 1 (0.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (31.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (20.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (16.81%) SQL Server 2016
5 37 (16.37%) MongoDB
6 26 (11.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (9.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (8.41%) Oracle Database
9 17 (7.52%) Power BI
10 14 (6.19%) Siebel EIM
11 13 (5.75%) Relational Database
11 13 (5.75%) SQL Server 2017
11 13 (5.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (5.31%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (5.31%) Cosmos DB
12 12 (5.31%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (5.31%) Oracle Database 12c
13 11 (4.87%) NoSQL
14 9 (3.98%) Redis
15 8 (3.54%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 81 (35.84%) Git (software)
2 59 (26.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (11.06%) JIRA
4 17 (7.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 15 (6.64%) Jenkins
6 14 (6.19%) gulp
6 14 (6.19%) jspm
7 11 (4.87%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (3.54%) Moq
8 8 (3.54%) NUnit
8 8 (3.54%) SpecFlow
8 8 (3.54%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.10%) MSTest
9 7 (3.10%) Selenium
9 7 (3.10%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.65%) Grunt
10 6 (2.65%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (2.65%) Subversion
11 5 (2.21%) Postman
11 5 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 67 (29.65%) Finance
2 12 (5.31%) Retail
3 10 (4.42%) Banking
3 10 (4.42%) Legal
4 9 (3.98%) Marketing
5 5 (2.21%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.21%) Military
6 4 (1.77%) Automotive
6 4 (1.77%) Publishing
7 3 (1.33%) Advertising
7 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.44%) Law
9 1 (0.44%) Local Government
9 1 (0.44%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 130 (57.52%) Developer
2 49 (21.68%) Senior Developer
3 37 (16.37%) .NET Developer
4 34 (15.04%) Web Developer
5 29 (12.83%) Senior Web Developer
6 28 (12.39%) C# Developer
7 25 (11.06%) SQL Developer
8 22 (9.73%) Analyst
9 20 (8.85%) Applications Support
10 17 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (7.52%) DBA
11 12 (5.31%) Applications Support Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) Software Developer
11 12 (5.31%) SQL DBA
11 12 (5.31%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.87%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (3.54%) Software Engineer
13 8 (3.54%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (46.46%) .NET
2 101 (44.69%) CSS
3 99 (43.81%) HTML
4 77 (34.07%) ASP.NET
5 63 (27.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 60 (26.55%) AngularJS
7 57 (25.22%) jQuery
8 51 (22.57%) HTML5
9 45 (19.91%) CSS3
10 44 (19.47%) REST
11 41 (18.14%) React
12 37 (16.37%) WCF
13 31 (13.72%) ASP.NET Core
14 29 (12.83%) ASP.NET MVC
15 28 (12.39%) Web Services
16 27 (11.95%) .NET Framework
16 27 (11.95%) React Native
17 24 (10.62%) Kafka
18 23 (10.18%) Entity Framework
18 23 (10.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (14.60%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.83%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.98%) Clustering
4 8 (3.54%) Replication
5 5 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.21%) PKI
5 5 (2.21%) User Experience
6 4 (1.77%) FMCG
7 3 (1.33%) Credit Risk
7 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.33%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.33%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.88%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.44%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 79 (34.96%) Windows
2 33 (14.60%) Windows Server
3 22 (9.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (7.08%) Linux
5 8 (3.54%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (3.10%) Oracle Linux
6 7 (3.10%) Windows 10
7 5 (2.21%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.33%) HPUX
8 3 (1.33%) Solaris
8 3 (1.33%) Ubuntu
8 3 (1.33%) Unix
8 3 (1.33%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (42.48%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.42%) MVC
3 49 (21.68%) DevOps
4 43 (19.03%) Web Development
5 42 (18.58%) Microservices
6 40 (17.70%) Scrum
7 32 (14.16%) ITIL
8 29 (12.83%) Release Management
8 29 (12.83%) SOLID
9 28 (12.39%) BDD
10 27 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
11 24 (10.62%) Personalization
12 23 (10.18%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (7.96%) Change Management
13 18 (7.96%) Data Integration
13 18 (7.96%) Software Engineering
14 17 (7.52%) CRM
14 17 (7.52%) ITIL V3
14 17 (7.52%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (7.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 150 (66.37%) SQL
2 110 (48.67%) T-SQL
3 103 (45.58%) C#
4 90 (39.82%) JavaScript
5 38 (16.81%) PL/SQL
6 32 (14.16%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.98%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (1.77%) Python
9 4 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.33%) PHP
10 3 (1.33%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.33%) VB
10 3 (1.33%) VBScript
11 2 (0.88%) Java
11 2 (0.88%) R
11 2 (0.88%) VB6
12 1 (0.44%) C
12 1 (0.44%) VBA
12 1 (0.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (10.18%) MCP
2 15 (6.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.19%) CCNA
3 14 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.31%) Degree
5 7 (3.10%) Microsoft Certified Architect
5 7 (3.10%) SSCP
5 7 (3.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.65%) MCSA
6 6 (2.65%) MCSE
6 6 (2.65%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.21%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.21%) MCITP
8 4 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.33%) HP AIS
9 3 (1.33%) HP ASE
9 3 (1.33%) HP MASE
9 3 (1.33%) JNCIS
9 3 (1.33%) NCIE
10 2 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.41%) GDPR
2 15 (6.64%) QA
3 6 (2.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (6.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.19%) Hyper-V
3 13 (5.75%) Docker
4 10 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (2.21%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (1.33%) vSphere
6 3 (1.33%) XenApp
6 3 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.44%) Firmware
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (3.10%) Kubernetes
1 7 (3.10%) MIIS
1 7 (3.10%) SCCM
1 7 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
1 7 (3.10%) Terraform
2 6 (2.65%) WSUS
3 5 (2.21%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (1.77%) Data Guard
5 3 (1.33%) Ansible
5 3 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 3 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 3 (1.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.88%) Perfmon
7 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
7 1 (0.44%) Simpana
Vendors
1 144 (63.72%) Microsoft
2 71 (31.42%) Oracle
3 23 (10.18%) VMware
4 15 (6.64%) Siebel
5 14 (6.19%) Cisco
6 7 (3.10%) HP
6 7 (3.10%) IBM
7 5 (2.21%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.77%) MuleSoft
8 4 (1.77%) Telerik
8 4 (1.77%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.33%) Brocade
9 3 (1.33%) Citrix
9 3 (1.33%) Dell
9 3 (1.33%) Juniper
9 3 (1.33%) McAfee
9 3 (1.33%) NetApp
9 3 (1.33%) SAP
9 3 (1.33%) Veeam
10 1 (0.44%) iManage