Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 227 174
Rank change year-on-year -48 -53 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 302 424 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 1.34% 2.02%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.07% 4.66% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 276 400 774
South East median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,700 £31,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £59,625
England median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 9,827 9,098 13,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.61% 28.77% 33.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8,467 7,911 11,677
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.95% +6.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,230
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.75% +2.73%

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 23 January 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 23 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
Thames Valley -38 101 £47,500 - 12
Surrey -27 78 £45,000 -14.29% 11
Hampshire -32 60 £42,500 +7.94% 2
Berkshire -8 53 £49,250 -1.50% 5
Oxfordshire -21 31 £42,500 +13.33% 5
West Sussex -8 29 £40,000 - 4
East Sussex -8 23 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Buckinghamshire -16 17 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Kent +8 9 £37,000 -21.28% 7
Middlesex +10 2 £50,000 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 302 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 217 (71.85%) SQL
3 198 (65.56%) .NET
4 197 (65.23%) C#
5 138 (45.70%) JavaScript
6 134 (44.37%) MVC
7 130 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
8 127 (42.05%) Microsoft
9 124 (41.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 102 (33.77%) ASP.NET
11 91 (30.13%) HTML
12 81 (26.82%) AngularJS
13 77 (25.50%) Windows
14 66 (21.85%) WCF
14 66 (21.85%) XML
15 64 (21.19%) VB.NET
15 64 (21.19%) .NET Framework
16 62 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
17 61 (20.20%) jQuery
17 61 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
17 61 (20.20%) SQL Server 2014
18 58 (19.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 57 (18.87%) Windows Server
20 56 (18.54%) Ajax
20 56 (18.54%) OOP
21 55 (18.21%) Entity Framework
22 54 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
23 52 (17.22%) Visual Studio
23 52 (17.22%) IIS
24 47 (15.56%) CSS

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 52 (17.22%) IIS
2 28 (9.27%) MS Exchange
3 27 (8.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.31%) CMS
6 8 (2.65%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.65%) Umbraco
7 7 (2.32%) Drupal
7 7 (2.32%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.66%) Content Management Server
11 1 (0.33%) Kentico
11 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (5.30%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.30%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.32%) SaaS
4 3 (0.99%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.33%) npm
5 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.62%) Intranet
2 14 (4.64%) Internet
3 10 (3.31%) Extranet
4 4 (1.32%) Firewall
4 4 (1.32%) HTTP
4 4 (1.32%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.99%) DHCP
5 3 (0.99%) DNS
5 3 (0.99%) SAN
5 3 (0.99%) VoIP
6 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 302 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 124 (41.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 61 (20.20%) SQL Server 2014
4 58 (19.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 46 (15.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (13.58%) SQL Server 2016
7 39 (12.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (9.27%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (7.62%) Power BI
10 18 (5.96%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (4.97%) Big Data
12 12 (3.97%) Hadoop
13 11 (3.64%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (3.64%) OLAP
13 11 (3.64%) Relational Database
14 9 (2.98%) MongoDB
15 8 (2.65%) OLAP Cube
16 7 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
17 6 (1.99%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (1.99%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 52 (17.22%) Visual Studio
2 28 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (3.64%) Selenium
4 10 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 8 (2.65%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.65%) TeamCity
6 6 (1.99%) NUnit
6 6 (1.99%) Subversion
7 5 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (0.99%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.66%) JSUnit
10 2 (0.66%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.66%) TortoiseSVN
10 2 (0.66%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.33%) Grunt
11 1 (0.33%) gulp
11 1 (0.33%) JIRA
11 1 (0.33%) Moq
General
1 39 (12.91%) Finance
2 29 (9.60%) Marketing
3 15 (4.97%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.31%) Advertising
5 8 (2.65%) Retail
5 8 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.32%) Electronics
7 6 (1.99%) Back Office
8 2 (0.66%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Legal
9 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 206 (68.21%) Developer
2 86 (28.48%) Software Developer
3 76 (25.17%) .NET Developer
4 53 (17.55%) C# Developer
5 50 (16.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (14.57%) Senior Developer
7 40 (13.25%) SQL Developer
8 28 (9.27%) Senior Software Developer
9 26 (8.61%) Support Engineer
10 22 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (6.95%) Web Developer
12 19 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 18 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (5.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
14 17 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 17 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
14 17 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.97%) VMware Engineer
16 14 (4.64%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (65.56%) .NET
2 102 (33.77%) ASP.NET
3 91 (30.13%) HTML
4 81 (26.82%) AngularJS
5 66 (21.85%) WCF
5 66 (21.85%) XML
6 64 (21.19%) .NET Framework
7 61 (20.20%) ASP.NET Web API
7 61 (20.20%) jQuery
8 56 (18.54%) Ajax
9 55 (18.21%) Entity Framework
10 47 (15.56%) CSS
11 39 (12.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (11.92%) RESTful
13 33 (10.93%) Web Services
14 28 (9.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (5.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 14 (4.64%) HTML5
17 13 (4.30%) ADO.NET
17 13 (4.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (3.97%) N-Tier
2 10 (3.31%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.32%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.32%) FMCG
4 6 (1.99%) W3C
5 5 (1.66%) Driving Licence
6 3 (0.99%) Clustering
6 3 (0.99%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.66%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.66%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.33%) Fintech
8 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 77 (25.50%) Windows
2 57 (18.87%) Windows Server
3 36 (11.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (7.28%) Windows 8
5 19 (6.29%) Windows 10
5 19 (6.29%) Windows 7
6 17 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.31%) Android
7 10 (3.31%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.66%) Linux
8 2 (0.66%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.66%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (44.37%) MVC
2 130 (43.05%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
4 56 (18.54%) OOP
5 41 (13.58%) SDLC
5 41 (13.58%) Web Development
6 40 (13.25%) TDD
7 37 (12.25%) OO
7 37 (12.25%) Scrum
8 35 (11.59%) ETL
9 28 (9.27%) ITIL
10 27 (8.94%) CRM
10 27 (8.94%) Test Strategy
11 26 (8.61%) Capacity Planning
12 23 (7.62%) Capacity Management
12 23 (7.62%) Change Management
13 21 (6.95%) Kimball Methodology
14 20 (6.62%) Data Modelling
14 20 (6.62%) Migration
14 20 (6.62%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 217 (71.85%) SQL
2 197 (65.23%) C#
3 138 (45.70%) JavaScript
4 64 (21.19%) VB.NET
5 39 (12.91%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.63%) PowerShell
7 14 (4.64%) TypeScript
8 9 (2.98%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.66%) PHP
11 2 (0.66%) Ruby
11 2 (0.66%) VB
11 2 (0.66%) VBA
12 1 (0.33%) C++
12 1 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (12.58%) Degree
2 9 (2.98%) MBA
3 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.66%) MCSA
4 5 (1.66%) MCSE
4 5 (1.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.33%) MCTS
6 1 (0.33%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (11.59%) QA
2 9 (2.98%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.99%) COBIT
4 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (14.24%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.97%) VMware ESXi
3 14 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (3.97%) Hyper-V
4 12 (3.97%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.99%) HDFS
6 2 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (7.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (0.66%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Sentry
Vendors
1 127 (42.05%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.25%) VMware
3 34 (11.26%) Telerik
4 23 (7.62%) Cisco
4 23 (7.62%) Symantec
5 16 (5.30%) Xamarin
6 13 (4.30%) Oracle
6 13 (4.30%) SAP
7 11 (3.64%) Cognos
8 10 (3.31%) Tableau
9 3 (0.99%) WatchGuard
10 2 (0.66%) EMC
10 2 (0.66%) RedGate
11 1 (0.33%) Adobe
11 1 (0.33%) BMC
11 1 (0.33%) Citrix
11 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.33%) IBM
11 1 (0.33%) Nimsoft
11 1 (0.33%) Sitecore