Period
to 19 April 2018

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

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 243 243
Rank change year-on-year -53 0 -21
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 304 374 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 1.24% 1.42%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.11% 4.22% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 264 335 544
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +6.74% -1.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £63,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% -

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 South East with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 9,768 8,870 12,610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.93% 29.40% 32.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8,414 7,696 11,016
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,020 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the South East over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the South East

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Surrey -31 88 £45,000 -14.29% 9
Thames Valley -48 82 £45,000 -5.26% 6
Hampshire -19 70 £42,500 - 14
Berkshire -58 36 £47,500 -5.00% 3
Oxfordshire -5 33 £40,000 - 1
West Sussex +1 28 £40,000 +6.67% 3
East Sussex +1 27 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 13 £42,500 - 2
Kent -6 6 £30,500 -35.83% 8
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 304 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 233 (76.64%) SQL
3 187 (61.51%) .NET
4 185 (60.86%) C#
5 160 (52.63%) Microsoft
6 141 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
7 131 (43.09%) JavaScript
8 129 (42.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 125 (41.12%) MVC
10 117 (38.49%) ASP.NET
11 89 (29.28%) T-SQL
11 89 (29.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 88 (28.95%) AngularJS
13 84 (27.63%) HTML
14 79 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web API
15 76 (25.00%) WCF
16 75 (24.67%) .NET Framework
16 75 (24.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 75 (24.67%) CSS
17 68 (22.37%) Entity Framework
18 66 (21.71%) SDLC
19 60 (19.74%) Windows
19 60 (19.74%) OOP
20 58 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
20 58 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
21 55 (18.09%) VB.NET
22 51 (16.78%) RESTful
23 50 (16.45%) SQL Server 2014
24 48 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
24 48 (15.79%) XML

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 27 (8.88%) IIS
2 24 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 23 (7.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (3.95%) CMS
5 12 (3.95%) Umbraco
6 11 (3.62%) Drupal
6 11 (3.62%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (1.32%) Apache
9 3 (0.99%) JBoss
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (3.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 12 (3.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 58 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.62%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.97%) Office 365
4 3 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (0.99%) Mimecast
4 3 (0.99%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.30%) Firewall
2 7 (2.30%) VoIP
3 6 (1.97%) Intranet
3 6 (1.97%) SAN
4 5 (1.64%) Internet
5 4 (1.32%) Broadband
6 3 (0.99%) DHCP
6 3 (0.99%) DNS
6 3 (0.99%) Extranet
6 3 (0.99%) HTTP
6 3 (0.99%) LAN
6 3 (0.99%) NAS
6 3 (0.99%) PBX
6 3 (0.99%) VLAN
6 3 (0.99%) WAN
6 3 (0.99%) Wireless
7 1 (0.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 129 (42.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (29.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 75 (24.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 50 (16.45%) SQL Server 2014
6 48 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
7 42 (13.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 41 (13.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 26 (8.55%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (6.58%) Power BI
11 13 (4.28%) Relational Database
12 11 (3.62%) Big Data
12 11 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (3.62%) Hadoop
12 11 (3.62%) Oracle Database
12 11 (3.62%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (2.96%) OLAP
13 9 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (2.63%) OLAP Cube
15 6 (1.97%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 36 (11.84%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 9 (2.96%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.30%) Selenium
5 7 (2.30%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (0.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 3 (0.99%) JIRA
8 2 (0.66%) CruiseControl
8 2 (0.66%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.66%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.33%) Grunt
9 1 (0.33%) gulp
9 1 (0.33%) Moq
9 1 (0.33%) NUnit
9 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 36 (11.84%) Finance
2 16 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 16 (5.26%) Retail
3 13 (4.28%) Marketing
4 12 (3.95%) Advertising
4 12 (3.95%) Back Office
5 6 (1.97%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) Electronics
6 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 203 (66.78%) Developer
2 79 (25.99%) Software Developer
3 72 (23.68%) .NET Developer
4 63 (20.72%) C# Developer
5 57 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
6 47 (15.46%) SQL Developer
7 42 (13.82%) Senior Developer
8 31 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
9 25 (8.22%) DBA
10 20 (6.58%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 19 (6.25%) Administrator
11 19 (6.25%) Support Engineer
12 17 (5.59%) SQL Server Developer
13 15 (4.93%) C# Software Developer
13 15 (4.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (4.61%) .NET Software Developer
14 14 (4.61%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (4.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (4.61%) SQL DBA
14 14 (4.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (61.51%) .NET
2 117 (38.49%) ASP.NET
3 88 (28.95%) AngularJS
4 84 (27.63%) HTML
5 79 (25.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 76 (25.00%) WCF
7 75 (24.67%) .NET Framework
7 75 (24.67%) CSS
8 68 (22.37%) Entity Framework
9 51 (16.78%) RESTful
10 48 (15.79%) jQuery
10 48 (15.79%) XML
11 40 (13.16%) Web Services
12 34 (11.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 29 (9.54%) Ajax
14 27 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (8.55%) SOAP
16 16 (5.26%) ADO.NET
17 12 (3.95%) HTML5
18 11 (3.62%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (5.92%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (5.26%) Replication
3 11 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.62%) FMCG
3 11 (3.62%) W3C
4 9 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (1.97%) Clustering
5 6 (1.97%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.99%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.66%) NHS
8 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.33%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.33%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.74%) Windows
2 40 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 20 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (4.61%) Linux
5 12 (3.95%) Windows 8
6 10 (3.29%) Windows 10
6 10 (3.29%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.99%) Android
8 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.99%) Unix
9 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (41.12%) MVC
3 66 (21.71%) SDLC
4 60 (19.74%) OOP
5 58 (19.08%) Business Intelligence
6 46 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (12.50%) OO
8 36 (11.84%) Data Modelling
9 34 (11.18%) ITIL
9 34 (11.18%) TDD
10 33 (10.86%) ETL
10 33 (10.86%) Test Strategy
11 32 (10.53%) Migration
12 29 (9.54%) Performance Tuning
13 26 (8.55%) Data Migration
14 24 (7.89%) CRM
15 23 (7.57%) Scrum
16 22 (7.24%) Unit Testing
17 20 (6.58%) Capacity Planning
17 20 (6.58%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 233 (76.64%) SQL
2 185 (60.86%) C#
3 131 (43.09%) JavaScript
4 89 (29.28%) T-SQL
5 55 (18.09%) VB.NET
6 13 (4.28%) PowerShell
7 11 (3.62%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.62%) VB
8 10 (3.29%) VB6
9 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.99%) Perl
10 3 (0.99%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.66%) PHP
11 2 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.66%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (10.53%) Degree
2 11 (3.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 8 (2.63%) MBA
4 6 (1.97%) MCSE
4 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.32%) MCSA
6 3 (0.99%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.26%) QA
2 15 (4.93%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.99%) COBIT
3 3 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.30%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.99%) HDFS
3 3 (0.99%) OpenAM
3 3 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 11 (3.62%) Perfmon
3 6 (1.97%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (1.64%) Puppet
5 4 (1.32%) SCCM
6 3 (0.99%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.99%) WSUS
7 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.33%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 160 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.22%) Oracle
2 25 (8.22%) VMware
3 20 (6.58%) Cisco
4 16 (5.26%) Symantec
4 16 (5.26%) Telerik
5 14 (4.61%) Tableau
6 12 (3.95%) Xamarin
7 11 (3.62%) Cognos
8 4 (1.32%) RedGate
9 3 (0.99%) Avaya
9 3 (0.99%) Capita
9 3 (0.99%) Dell
9 3 (0.99%) Forcepoint
9 3 (0.99%) HP
9 3 (0.99%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.99%) WatchGuard
10 2 (0.66%) SAP
11 1 (0.33%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.33%) Nimsoft