The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 33 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 1 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 0.70% 5.13% 2.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.49% 12.20% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Median salary - £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 67 82 90
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 47.18% 42.05% 48.91%
Number of salaries quoted 59 73 83
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Stoke-on-Trent

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Validation
4 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
4 4 (44.44%) Data Validation
4 4 (44.44%) EDI
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) HTML5
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
5 1 (11.11%) HTML

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Applications Tester
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Tester
3 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 4 (44.44%) EDI
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Logistics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Validation
2 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft