Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 322 330 234
Rank change year-on-year +8 -96 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 691 731 1,151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.02% 0.98% 1.49%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.30% 3.32% 5.09%
Number of salaries quoted 567 626 1,073
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 London with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 20,910 22,008 22,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 30.75% 29.60% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16,652 17,613 19,646
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in London

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. 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
Central London -12 207 £59,250 +12.86% 24
West London +30 54 £47,500 - 12
South London +6 8 £55,000 +29.41% 2
East London -18 4 £45,000 -25.00% 2
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 691 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 463 (67.00%) SQL
3 309 (44.72%) C#
4 297 (42.98%) Microsoft
5 286 (41.39%) .NET
6 285 (41.24%) SQL Server 2008
7 258 (37.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 233 (33.72%) Finance
9 228 (33.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 221 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
11 217 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 193 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
13 182 (26.34%) T-SQL
14 169 (24.46%) Data Warehouse
15 166 (24.02%) SQL Server 2014
16 162 (23.44%) MVC
17 149 (21.56%) HTML
17 149 (21.56%) ASP.NET
17 149 (21.56%) SQL Server 2016
18 146 (21.13%) Windows
19 143 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 125 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
21 124 (17.95%) ETL
22 115 (16.64%) Team Foundation Server
23 110 (15.92%) Degree
24 102 (14.76%) WCF
24 102 (14.76%) CSS
25 96 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
26 95 (13.75%) Scrum
27 90 (13.02%) JavaScript

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 57 (8.25%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.78%) IIS
3 29 (4.20%) CMS
4 26 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (3.04%) MS Exchange
6 16 (2.32%) Drupal
7 13 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 10 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.16%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.16%) Tomcat
12 7 (1.01%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.87%) Apache
13 6 (0.87%) Apache Spark
13 6 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (0.87%) JBoss
13 6 (0.87%) Moodle
14 4 (0.58%) Confluence
14 4 (0.58%) Zope
Applications
1 39 (5.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (1.74%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.16%) FastStats
3 7 (1.01%) Elite 3E
3 7 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.43%) Magento
5 3 (0.43%) MetaTrader
6 1 (0.14%) Endur
6 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.14%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 228 (33.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (8.10%) PaaS
3 37 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (2.75%) Office 365
5 17 (2.46%) Dynamics 365
6 14 (2.03%) IaaS
7 13 (1.88%) Data Lake Analytics
7 13 (1.88%) SaaS
8 10 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
9 9 (1.30%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
11 3 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.43%) NuGet
12 2 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.29%) GitHub
12 2 (0.29%) Serverless
13 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.14%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.93%) SAN
2 28 (4.05%) DNS
3 24 (3.47%) DHCP
4 22 (3.18%) Firewall
5 21 (3.04%) LAN
5 21 (3.04%) WAN
6 18 (2.60%) NAS
6 18 (2.60%) VLAN
7 17 (2.46%) VPN
8 12 (1.74%) TCP/IP
9 11 (1.59%) WLAN
10 10 (1.45%) NetScaler
11 9 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (1.30%) Internet
12 8 (1.16%) HTTP
12 8 (1.16%) Skype
13 7 (1.01%) MPLS
14 6 (0.87%) SMTP
15 4 (0.58%) Intranet
15 4 (0.58%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 691 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 285 (41.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 258 (37.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 217 (31.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 169 (24.46%) Data Warehouse
6 166 (24.02%) SQL Server 2014
7 149 (21.56%) SQL Server 2016
8 143 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 81 (11.72%) Power BI
10 56 (8.10%) Relational Database
11 47 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
12 43 (6.22%) MySQL
13 40 (5.79%) Big Data
14 38 (5.50%) Oracle Database
15 37 (5.35%) OLAP
16 36 (5.21%) NoSQL
17 31 (4.49%) Azure SQL Database
18 30 (4.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
19 26 (3.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 25 (3.62%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 115 (16.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 83 (12.01%) Visual Studio
3 54 (7.81%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 17 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.17%) JIRA
7 15 (2.17%) Selenium
8 14 (2.03%) Jasmine
9 13 (1.88%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.59%) ER Studio
10 11 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
11 10 (1.45%) NUnit
12 9 (1.30%) Subversion
13 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (1.16%) Toad
14 7 (1.01%) gulp
15 6 (0.87%) Grunt
15 6 (0.87%) Mocha
15 6 (0.87%) Protractor
General
1 233 (33.72%) Finance
2 52 (7.53%) Banking
3 50 (7.24%) Front Office
4 31 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.05%) Advertising
6 23 (3.33%) Legal
7 19 (2.75%) Law
8 18 (2.60%) Retail
9 17 (2.46%) Marketing
10 11 (1.59%) Back Office
10 11 (1.59%) Financial Institution
11 9 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.30%) Publishing
12 8 (1.16%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.72%) Automotive
14 2 (0.29%) Games
14 2 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 391 (56.58%) Developer
2 134 (19.39%) .NET Developer
3 127 (18.38%) SQL Developer
4 119 (17.22%) C# Developer
5 96 (13.89%) DBA
6 86 (12.45%) Senior Developer
7 83 (12.01%) SQL DBA
8 76 (11.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 72 (10.42%) Analyst
10 51 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 51 (7.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 44 (6.37%) WPF Developer
12 43 (6.22%) SQL Server DBA
13 42 (6.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 42 (6.08%) SQL Server Developer
14 37 (5.35%) C# WPF Developer
15 34 (4.92%) SQL BI Developer
16 33 (4.78%) SSIS Developer
17 30 (4.34%) Full Stack Developer
18 28 (4.05%) SSAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (41.39%) .NET
2 149 (21.56%) ASP.NET
2 149 (21.56%) HTML
3 102 (14.76%) CSS
3 102 (14.76%) WCF
4 84 (12.16%) Web Services
5 78 (11.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 77 (11.14%) AngularJS
7 75 (10.85%) jQuery
8 74 (10.71%) Entity Framework
8 74 (10.71%) XML
9 70 (10.13%) .NET Framework
10 69 (9.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (9.84%) WPF
12 65 (9.41%) .NET Core
13 58 (8.39%) Ajax
14 48 (6.95%) LINQ
15 45 (6.51%) HTML5
16 43 (6.22%) React
17 35 (5.07%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 67 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.96%) Greenfield Project
3 39 (5.64%) Computer Science
4 37 (5.35%) Clustering
4 37 (5.35%) User Experience
5 15 (2.17%) Hedge funds
6 13 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (1.74%) Replication
8 11 (1.59%) Fintech
8 11 (1.59%) Reinsurance
9 10 (1.45%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (1.16%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.16%) Equities
10 8 (1.16%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.01%) CMDB
11 7 (1.01%) FMCG
11 7 (1.01%) N-Tier
12 6 (0.87%) Data Centre
12 6 (0.87%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 146 (21.13%) Windows
2 84 (12.16%) Windows Server
3 57 (8.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (5.93%) Linux
4 41 (5.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (2.75%) Windows 7
7 18 (2.60%) Windows 10
8 17 (2.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (1.59%) Unix
10 10 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.01%) Solaris
12 6 (0.87%) Android
12 6 (0.87%) CentOS
13 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.58%) Apple iOS
15 3 (0.43%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.29%) VMS
16 2 (0.29%) Windows Embedded Compact
17 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (31.98%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (27.93%) Business Intelligence
3 162 (23.44%) MVC
4 125 (18.09%) Problem-Solving
5 124 (17.95%) ETL
6 96 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 95 (13.75%) Scrum
8 87 (12.59%) Test Automation
9 75 (10.85%) Data Modelling
10 69 (9.99%) TDD
11 68 (9.84%) Asset Management
12 66 (9.55%) User Stories
13 64 (9.26%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 57 (8.25%) ITIL
15 55 (7.96%) DevOps
16 51 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
16 51 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
17 49 (7.09%) Business Analysis
18 45 (6.51%) SDLC
19 42 (6.08%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 463 (67.00%) SQL
2 309 (44.72%) C#
3 182 (26.34%) T-SQL
4 90 (13.02%) JavaScript
5 88 (12.74%) PowerShell
6 41 (5.93%) VB.NET
7 29 (4.20%) Java
8 26 (3.76%) VB
8 26 (3.76%) VBA
9 20 (2.89%) Python
10 19 (2.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 17 (2.46%) C
12 10 (1.45%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.30%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.01%) Perl
15 6 (0.87%) XQuery
16 5 (0.72%) PHP
16 5 (0.72%) R
16 5 (0.72%) Scala
16 5 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 110 (15.92%) Degree
2 28 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 26 (3.76%) MCSE
4 19 (2.75%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 9 (1.30%) MCSA
7 5 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.72%) MCT
8 4 (0.58%) MCP
9 2 (0.29%) CCNA
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.29%) MCITP
9 2 (0.29%) MCTS
9 2 (0.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.78%) QA
2 13 (1.88%) Data Quality
2 13 (1.88%) SLA
3 4 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (0.58%) GDPR
3 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.43%) DICOM
4 3 (0.43%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.43%) HL7
5 2 (0.29%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 48 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (3.76%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.17%) XenApp
5 13 (1.88%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (1.59%) DFS Replication
7 10 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (1.01%) Docker
8 7 (1.01%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.72%) vSphere
10 4 (0.58%) HDFS
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Clusterware
11 3 (0.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.29%) OpenAM
13 1 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.14%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (3.18%) SCCM
2 19 (2.75%) Microsoft Clustering
3 15 (2.17%) Automic
4 14 (2.03%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (1.30%) SCOM
6 7 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 7 (1.01%) Oracle ZFS
7 5 (0.72%) Ansible
7 5 (0.72%) Control-M
7 5 (0.72%) NetBackup
7 5 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.72%) Puppet
7 5 (0.72%) Unicenter
8 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.58%) Foglight
8 4 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.58%) Oozie
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 297 (42.98%) Microsoft
2 84 (12.16%) Oracle
3 49 (7.09%) VMware
4 35 (5.07%) Tableau
4 35 (5.07%) Telerik
5 34 (4.92%) Citrix
6 29 (4.20%) Cadence
6 29 (4.20%) Red Hat
7 21 (3.04%) Cisco
8 20 (2.89%) Xamarin
9 14 (2.03%) CheckPoint
10 13 (1.88%) EMC
10 13 (1.88%) HP
11 12 (1.74%) Veeam
12 11 (1.59%) CA
12 11 (1.59%) Cognos
13 10 (1.45%) Charles River
13 10 (1.45%) Sitecore
13 10 (1.45%) SolarWinds
14 9 (1.30%) Adobe