Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
North West > Manchester
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 205 174
Rank change year-on-year -4 -31 -53
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 74 97 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.02% 1.19% 1.40%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.16% 3.49% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 70 92 94
Manchester median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -7.41% -6.90%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,125 £53,625 £55,000
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +4.94%

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 Manchester with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,339 2,782 2,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 32.22% 33.99% 31.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2,073 2,399 2,010
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Manchester over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Manchester

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Stockport +7 15 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Wigan - 7 £29,000 -
Bury - 5 £30,000 -
Cheadle +8 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Salford - 3 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2012
North West

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 56 (75.68%) SQL
3 44 (59.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
4 42 (56.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (29.73%) Windows
7 21 (28.38%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
9 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
10 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
10 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
11 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (20.27%) .NET
12 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
12 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (18.92%) OLTP
14 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (16.22%) Degree
15 12 (16.22%) Web Development
15 12 (16.22%) Time Management
15 12 (16.22%) Finance
15 12 (16.22%) ETL
15 12 (16.22%) ITIL
15 12 (16.22%) Server Building
15 12 (16.22%) Relational Database

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (6.76%) WordPress
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle Application Server
3 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.70%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) VSAN
2 3 (4.05%) DHCP
2 3 (4.05%) DNS
2 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (59.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (56.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (29.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (28.38%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
8 15 (20.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (18.92%) OLTP
10 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (16.22%) MongoDB
11 12 (16.22%) Relational Database
12 11 (14.86%) SQL Server 2016
13 10 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database
14 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 10g
14 7 (9.46%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (8.11%) MS Access
16 5 (6.76%) MySQL
16 5 (6.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 3 (4.05%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Developer
2 27 (36.49%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 21 (28.38%) DBA
3 21 (28.38%) SQL Developer
4 18 (24.32%) SQL DBA
5 17 (22.97%) SQL BI Developer
6 16 (21.62%) Administrator
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Developer
8 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Analyst
9 5 (6.76%) Database Developer
9 5 (6.76%) SSAS Developer
9 5 (6.76%) SSIS Developer
9 5 (6.76%) SSRS Developer
10 4 (5.41%) SQL Server BI Developer
10 4 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
10 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
11 3 (4.05%) Microsoft BI Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
11 3 (4.05%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 7 (9.46%) CSS
2 7 (9.46%) HTML
3 6 (8.11%) LINQ
4 5 (6.76%) Web Services
4 5 (6.76%) WPF
5 3 (4.05%) MDX
6 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.35%) CSS3
7 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.35%) HTML5
7 1 (1.35%) REST
7 1 (1.35%) SignalR
7 1 (1.35%) Spring
7 1 (1.35%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Fintech
3 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 16 (21.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.46%) Solaris
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 10
6 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
7 3 (4.05%) Linux
7 3 (4.05%) Unix
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.35%) Android
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.54%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.97%) Problem-Solving
4 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.22%) ETL
5 12 (16.22%) IT Strategy
5 12 (16.22%) ITIL
5 12 (16.22%) Server Building
5 12 (16.22%) Time Management
5 12 (16.22%) Web Development
6 9 (12.16%) SDLC
7 8 (10.81%) Data Analysis
7 8 (10.81%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (10.81%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Migration
8 7 (9.46%) MVC
9 6 (8.11%) High Availability
9 6 (8.11%) SOA
10 5 (6.76%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (6.76%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 56 (75.68%) SQL
2 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.46%) C#
3 7 (9.46%) VBA
4 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.22%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (2.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) GDPR
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.41%) VMware NSX
2 4 (5.41%) vSphere
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.35%) XenApp
4 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 3 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (4.05%) vRealize
1 3 (4.05%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (2.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.35%) SCOM
3 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 42 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.86%) Cognos
3 10 (13.51%) Tableau
4 8 (10.81%) Oracle
5 5 (6.76%) Avaya
5 5 (6.76%) VMware
6 4 (5.41%) SAP
6 4 (5.41%) Veeam
7 1 (1.35%) Citrix
7 1 (1.35%) Google