Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 213 231 202
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29 -78
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 180 177 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.25% 1.12% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.34% 3.71% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 160 148 254
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,419 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +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 4,147 4,770 5,401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 28.84% 30.30% 28.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3,482 4,121 4,454
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +44 126 £40,000 -5.88% 11
East Midlands -12 54 £42,000 -1.18% 10
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 180 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (76.67%) SQL
3 92 (51.11%) Microsoft
4 77 (42.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 72 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 65 (36.11%) .NET
7 63 (35.00%) T-SQL
7 63 (35.00%) C#
8 51 (28.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (25.56%) Business Intelligence
11 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET
12 43 (23.89%) SQL Server 2014
13 42 (23.33%) JavaScript
14 40 (22.22%) jQuery
14 40 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
15 37 (20.56%) Windows
16 35 (19.44%) ETL
17 33 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
19 30 (16.67%) Windows Server
19 30 (16.67%) Power BI
19 30 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
19 30 (16.67%) CSS
19 30 (16.67%) HTML
20 28 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
21 26 (14.44%) Finance
22 25 (13.89%) .NET Framework
23 24 (13.33%) Retail
24 23 (12.78%) Entity Framework

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 6 (3.33%) IIS
1 6 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.67%) SAS
5 2 (1.11%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 13 (7.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (1.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.56%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 32 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (8.33%) Office 365
3 14 (7.78%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.11%) IaaS
5 2 (1.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Boomi
6 1 (0.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) SAN
2 2 (1.11%) DNS
2 2 (1.11%) NAS
2 2 (1.11%) NetScaler
2 2 (1.11%) Network Security
2 2 (1.11%) VSAN
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) FTP
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) SMS
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (42.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 72 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (28.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 43 (23.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 40 (22.22%) SQL Server 2016
7 30 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (16.67%) Power BI
8 28 (15.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 15 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 14 (7.78%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 14 (7.78%) Data Lake
10 14 (7.78%) Hadoop
11 11 (6.11%) HDInsight
11 11 (6.11%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (5.56%) Relational Database
13 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 6 (3.33%) RDBMS
15 4 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (12.22%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 11 (6.11%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.67%) JIRA
5 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.11%) Ant
6 2 (1.11%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.11%) Gatling
6 2 (1.11%) GitLab
6 2 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.11%) Maven
6 2 (1.11%) NeoLoad
6 2 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.11%) Selenium
6 2 (1.11%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 26 (14.44%) Finance
2 24 (13.33%) Retail
3 14 (7.78%) Automotive
4 12 (6.67%) Advertising
5 5 (2.78%) Games
6 4 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.11%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.11%) Legal
8 1 (0.56%) Law
8 1 (0.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 94 (52.22%) Developer
2 40 (22.22%) DBA
3 36 (20.00%) SQL DBA
4 33 (18.33%) .NET Developer
5 23 (12.78%) Administrator
5 23 (12.78%) SQL Developer
6 22 (12.22%) C# Developer
7 19 (10.56%) Senior Developer
8 18 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 17 (9.44%) Consultant
10 12 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (6.11%) Web Developer
12 10 (5.56%) Analyst
12 10 (5.56%) Applications Support
12 10 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.56%) Junior
13 9 (5.00%) Data Consultant
13 9 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Consultant
13 9 (5.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (36.11%) .NET
2 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET
3 40 (22.22%) jQuery
4 30 (16.67%) CSS
4 30 (16.67%) HTML
5 25 (13.89%) .NET Framework
6 23 (12.78%) Entity Framework
7 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 14 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.56%) HTML5
11 8 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (3.33%) CSS3
12 6 (3.33%) React
12 6 (3.33%) Web Services
13 5 (2.78%) EDI
13 5 (2.78%) MDX
13 5 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 8 (4.44%) Clustering
5 5 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.78%) Replication
6 3 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.11%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.11%) PKI
8 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.56%) EPoS
8 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.56%) Fintech
8 1 (0.56%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (20.56%) Windows
2 30 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.78%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.11%) Android
7 2 (1.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.11%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.11%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (25.56%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (19.44%) ETL
4 22 (12.22%) MVC
5 19 (10.56%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (10.56%) Scrum
5 19 (10.56%) TDD
6 17 (9.44%) Analytics
6 17 (9.44%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (8.89%) Project Management
7 16 (8.89%) Web Development
8 13 (7.22%) Migration
9 12 (6.67%) Data Analytics
9 12 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (6.11%) Kimball Methodology
10 11 (6.11%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.00%) Data Migration
12 8 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
13 6 (3.33%) High Availability
13 6 (3.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 138 (76.67%) SQL
2 63 (35.00%) C#
2 63 (35.00%) T-SQL
3 42 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.11%) PL/SQL
5 9 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 6 (3.33%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 6 (3.33%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.22%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) Java
8 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (7.22%) Degree
3 4 (2.22%) APMP
3 4 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.22%) DBS Check
3 4 (2.22%) ISEB
3 4 (2.22%) MCSA
3 4 (2.22%) MCSE
3 4 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.56%) CCENT
4 1 (0.56%) CCNA
4 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.56%) MCP
4 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.00%) SLA
2 4 (2.22%) GDPR
3 3 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.11%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (7.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (6.11%) HDFS
3 11 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.00%) XenApp
5 8 (4.44%) vSphere
6 7 (3.89%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.11%) Docker
7 2 (1.11%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.11%) Ansible
2 2 (1.11%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.11%) Consul
2 2 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (1.11%) Grafana
2 2 (1.11%) Kibana
2 2 (1.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.11%) logstash
2 2 (1.11%) Puppet
2 2 (1.11%) Rancher
2 2 (1.11%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (1.11%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (51.11%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.44%) VMware
3 15 (8.33%) Oracle
4 11 (6.11%) Veeam
5 10 (5.56%) Citrix
6 7 (3.89%) Tableau
7 4 (2.22%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.22%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.67%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.67%) Logi
8 3 (1.67%) Logi Analytics
8 3 (1.67%) Sybase
9 2 (1.11%) Altova
9 2 (1.11%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.11%) Cisco
9 2 (1.11%) DevExpress
9 2 (1.11%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.11%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.11%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.11%) SolarWinds