Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 196 157
Rank change year-on-year -65 -39 -45
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 141 268 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.91% 1.52% 1.84%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.01% 5.32% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 137 239 300
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £56,375
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 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 4689 5035 5765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 30.35% 28.51% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4029 4172 4831
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 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
West Midlands -18 112 £45,000 +20.00% 6
East Midlands -57 29 £37,500 -11.76% 3
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 112 (79.43%) SQL
3 77 (54.61%) .NET
4 68 (48.23%) C#
5 65 (46.10%) ASP.NET
6 63 (44.68%) Microsoft
7 51 (36.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 46 (32.62%) T-SQL
9 40 (28.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (26.24%) HTML
10 37 (26.24%) CSS
11 36 (25.53%) Visual Studio
12 35 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
13 31 (21.99%) Windows
14 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (20.57%) SQL Server 2014
16 27 (19.15%) MVC
17 26 (18.44%) jQuery
18 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
19 23 (16.31%) Oracle
19 23 (16.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2016
20 22 (15.60%) Unit Testing
20 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
20 22 (15.60%) OO
21 21 (14.89%) Web Development
21 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
22 20 (14.18%) Windows Server
23 19 (13.48%) TDD

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 4 (2.84%) IIS
3 4 (2.84%) SAS
4 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.42%) OpenEdge
5 2 (1.42%) Sonic ESB
6 1 (0.71%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.84%) Office 365
4 3 (2.13%) IaaS
5 2 (1.42%) GitHub
5 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.71%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) Firewall
2 5 (3.55%) SAN
2 5 (3.55%) SMS
3 3 (2.13%) PuTTY
4 2 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.42%) HTTP
5 1 (0.71%) Extranet
5 1 (0.71%) FTP
5 1 (0.71%) Internet
5 1 (0.71%) Intranet
5 1 (0.71%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (36.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (28.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 35 (24.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (20.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 23 (16.31%) SQL Server 2016
6 23 (16.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 14 (9.93%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (8.51%) Relational Database
10 11 (7.80%) MongoDB
10 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database
10 11 (7.80%) Oracle Database 12c
11 10 (7.09%) NoSQL
12 9 (6.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2000
14 4 (2.84%) OLAP
15 3 (2.13%) MySQL
15 3 (2.13%) OLTP
15 3 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 36 (25.53%) Visual Studio
2 18 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (9.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.13%) Toad
5 1 (0.71%) Gitweb
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
General
1 15 (10.64%) Retail
2 11 (7.80%) Automotive
3 10 (7.09%) Finance
4 6 (4.26%) Advertising
5 5 (3.55%) Games
6 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.42%) Legal
8 2 (1.42%) Marketing
9 1 (0.71%) Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Electronics
9 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (58.87%) Developer
2 37 (26.24%) .NET Developer
3 27 (19.15%) C# Developer
3 27 (19.15%) DBA
4 22 (15.60%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (12.77%) SQL DBA
6 17 (12.06%) Senior Developer
7 16 (11.35%) Analyst
8 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (9.93%) C# Web Developer
8 14 (9.93%) SQL Developer
9 13 (9.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (9.22%) Technical Analyst
10 12 (8.51%) Administrator
11 8 (5.67%) .NET Web Developer
11 8 (5.67%) Senior Web Developer
12 7 (4.96%) Junior
12 7 (4.96%) Oracle DBA
12 7 (4.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (54.61%) .NET
2 65 (46.10%) ASP.NET
3 37 (26.24%) CSS
3 37 (26.24%) HTML
4 26 (18.44%) jQuery
5 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
6 19 (13.48%) Web Services
6 19 (13.48%) XML
7 16 (11.35%) WCF
8 15 (10.64%) AngularJS
8 15 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (9.22%) Entity Framework
9 13 (9.22%) XSD
10 12 (8.51%) XSLT
11 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (6.38%) Autofac
12 9 (6.38%) HTML5
12 9 (6.38%) RESTful
13 8 (5.67%) Castle Windsor
13 8 (5.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Clustering
2 10 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.38%) User Experience
4 8 (5.67%) Replication
5 7 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.96%) Handset
6 6 (4.26%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.84%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.42%) BBC
9 2 (1.42%) Blog
9 2 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.99%) Windows
2 20 (14.18%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.51%) Linux
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (4.96%) CentOS
6 6 (4.26%) Windows Vista
7 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.55%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.71%) Debian
9 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) MVC
3 22 (15.60%) OO
3 22 (15.60%) Unit Testing
4 21 (14.89%) Web Development
5 19 (13.48%) TDD
6 18 (12.77%) Scrum
7 17 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (9.93%) Mentoring
8 14 (9.93%) Software Engineering
9 13 (9.22%) Business Continuity
10 12 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
10 12 (8.51%) SOA
11 11 (7.80%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (7.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (7.09%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (7.09%) ETL
13 9 (6.38%) Statistics
14 7 (4.96%) Business Continuity Planning
14 7 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (79.43%) SQL
2 68 (48.23%) C#
3 46 (32.62%) T-SQL
4 31 (21.99%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.96%) Shell Script
7 5 (3.55%) XPath
8 4 (2.84%) Java
8 4 (2.84%) VB
9 3 (2.13%) PowerShell
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 24 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (6.38%) Degree
3 6 (4.26%) MCSA
4 5 (3.55%) CCNA
4 5 (3.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.55%) MCSE
5 2 (1.42%) CCENT
5 2 (1.42%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) ISEB
5 2 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.42%) MCP
5 2 (1.42%) MCSD
5 2 (1.42%) MCTS
5 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.84%) SLA
3 2 (1.42%) QA
4 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.71%) TickIT
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
2 8 (5.67%) vSphere
3 6 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.42%) XenApp
6 1 (0.71%) Firmware
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%) Nagios
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%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (44.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.31%) Oracle
3 12 (8.51%) VMware
4 10 (7.09%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.38%) Cisco
6 7 (4.96%) Juniper
7 5 (3.55%) Cognos
8 3 (2.13%) IDERA
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix
9 2 (1.42%) Google
9 2 (1.42%) NEC
9 2 (1.42%) RedGate
9 2 (1.42%) Sybase
9 2 (1.42%) Veeam
10 1 (0.71%) SAP
10 1 (0.71%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.71%) TIBCO