Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 205 163
Rank change year-on-year -47 -42 -58
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 141 229 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.94% 1.37% 1.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.13% 4.77% 5.52%
Number of salaries quoted 139 204 275
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £26,250 £26,600
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -

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 the Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 4,507 4,802 5,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 30.18% 28.69% 31.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,837 4,001 4,571
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
West Midlands -11 112 £41,000 +2.50% 21
East Midlands -36 29 £37,500 -12.79% 24
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 114 (80.85%) SQL
3 73 (51.77%) .NET
4 64 (45.39%) C#
5 63 (44.68%) Microsoft
6 60 (42.55%) ASP.NET
7 54 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (32.62%) T-SQL
9 39 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 38 (26.95%) Visual Studio
11 37 (26.24%) CSS
11 37 (26.24%) HTML
11 37 (26.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 36 (25.53%) Windows
13 33 (23.40%) JavaScript
14 30 (21.28%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (18.44%) MVC
15 26 (18.44%) Windows Server
16 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
16 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (17.73%) jQuery
17 24 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
18 23 (16.31%) .NET Framework
18 23 (16.31%) OO
19 22 (15.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2016
20 21 (14.89%) Oracle
21 20 (14.18%) XML
21 20 (14.18%) Web Development
22 19 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (5.67%) Tomcat
2 7 (4.96%) Apache
3 6 (4.26%) IIS
4 5 (3.55%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.84%) SAS
6 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.42%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.71%) Drupal
8 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.71%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.42%) Sage 1000
3 2 (1.42%) Sage 500
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.55%) Office 365
3 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.42%) GitHub
5 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.71%) IaaS
6 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.38%) Firewall
2 7 (4.96%) SAN
3 5 (3.55%) SMS
4 4 (2.84%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.13%) PuTTY
6 2 (1.42%) HTTP
7 1 (0.71%) Extranet
7 1 (0.71%) FTP
7 1 (0.71%) Internet
7 1 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 54 (38.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (27.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (26.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 30 (21.28%) SQL Server 2014
6 24 (17.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 22 (15.60%) SQL Server 2016
7 22 (15.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 13 (9.22%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
10 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database
10 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (7.09%) MongoDB
12 8 (5.67%) NoSQL
12 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2000
13 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (3.55%) QlikView
15 4 (2.84%) Power BI
16 3 (2.13%) Data Lake
16 3 (2.13%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 38 (26.95%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.13%) Toad
5 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
General
1 15 (10.64%) Retail
2 11 (7.80%) Automotive
3 9 (6.38%) Finance
4 7 (4.96%) Advertising
5 6 (4.26%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.13%) Games
7 2 (1.42%) Legal
7 2 (1.42%) Marketing
8 1 (0.71%) Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Law
8 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 78 (55.32%) Developer
2 34 (24.11%) .NET Developer
3 30 (21.28%) DBA
4 29 (20.57%) C# Developer
5 23 (16.31%) Web Developer
6 20 (14.18%) SQL DBA
7 19 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (12.77%) Analyst
9 16 (11.35%) Administrator
9 16 (11.35%) C# Web Developer
10 15 (10.64%) Senior Developer
11 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (9.93%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (9.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (9.22%) SQL Developer
13 10 (7.09%) Support Analyst
14 8 (5.67%) .NET Web Developer
15 7 (4.96%) Oracle DBA
15 7 (4.96%) Senior Web Developer
15 7 (4.96%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (51.77%) .NET
2 60 (42.55%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.24%) CSS
3 37 (26.24%) HTML
4 25 (17.73%) jQuery
5 23 (16.31%) .NET Framework
6 20 (14.18%) XML
7 17 (12.06%) Web Services
8 15 (10.64%) WCF
9 14 (9.93%) AngularJS
10 13 (9.22%) XSD
11 12 (8.51%) Entity Framework
11 12 (8.51%) XSLT
12 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (6.38%) Autofac
14 8 (5.67%) Castle Windsor
14 8 (5.67%) HTML5
14 8 (5.67%) Ninject
14 8 (5.67%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Clustering
2 9 (6.38%) User Experience
3 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.96%) Handset
3 7 (4.96%) Replication
4 5 (3.55%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (25.53%) Windows
2 26 (18.44%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.51%) Linux
4 11 (7.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (5.67%) Windows Vista
7 7 (4.96%) CentOS
8 6 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (4.26%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.42%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.71%) Debian
11 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (18.44%) MVC
2 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (16.31%) OO
4 20 (14.18%) Web Development
5 18 (12.77%) Unit Testing
6 17 (12.06%) Scrum
6 17 (12.06%) TDD
7 15 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.22%) Business Continuity
9 13 (9.22%) Mentoring
10 11 (7.80%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (6.38%) SOA
12 9 (6.38%) Statistics
13 8 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (5.67%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (4.96%) Business Continuity Planning
14 7 (4.96%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 114 (80.85%) SQL
2 64 (45.39%) C#
3 46 (32.62%) T-SQL
4 33 (23.40%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.96%) PowerShell
6 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.55%) XPath
8 4 (2.84%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) Java
10 2 (1.42%) C
10 2 (1.42%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.71%) Groovy
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
11 1 (0.71%) PHP
11 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.38%) Degree
2 9 (6.38%) MCSA
3 8 (5.67%) MCSE
4 7 (4.96%) CCNA
4 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.84%) CCENT
6 4 (2.84%) MCP
7 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) ISEB
7 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.42%) MCSD
7 2 (1.42%) MCTS
7 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) SLA
2 4 (2.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.42%) QA
3 2 (1.42%) TickIT
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (7.80%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (2.84%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.71%) Firmware
7 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) vCenter Server
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 2 (1.42%) Packer
4 2 (1.42%) Terraform
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.71%) Nagios
5 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (14.89%) Oracle
3 13 (9.22%) VMware
4 11 (7.80%) Cisco
5 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.96%) Juniper
7 5 (3.55%) Cognos
8 3 (2.13%) IDERA
8 3 (2.13%) RedGate
9 2 (1.42%) Google
9 2 (1.42%) Sage
9 2 (1.42%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.71%) Citrix
10 1 (0.71%) NEC
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) Siebel
10 1 (0.71%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.71%) Twitter
10 1 (0.71%) Veeam