Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Thames Valley 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South East > Thames Valley
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 257 225
Rank change year-on-year -13 -32 -24
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 63 100 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 0.62% 0.81% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.97% 2.61% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 62 85 155
Thames Valley median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,250 £30,500 £28,100
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £60,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +5.88%

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 Thames Valley with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Thames Valley
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 3,192 3,834 3,642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Thames Valley 31.19% 31.07% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2,528 3,250 3,149
Thames Valley median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £66,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.95%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the Thames Valley

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the Thames Valley

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the Thames Valley

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the Thames Valley

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 Thames Valley region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Buckinghamshire +37 36 £42,500 - 2
Berkshire -17 27 £55,000 +13.40% 6
SQL Server 2012
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Thames Valley region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 47 (74.60%) SQL
3 39 (61.90%) .NET
4 38 (60.32%) C#
5 30 (47.62%) MVC
6 29 (46.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (44.44%) jQuery
8 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 26 (41.27%) HTML
9 26 (41.27%) CSS
10 25 (39.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
12 21 (33.33%) Windows
13 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
14 18 (28.57%) SDLC
15 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (25.40%) RESTful
16 16 (25.40%) High Availability
16 16 (25.40%) WCF
17 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
18 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
19 13 (20.63%) Scrum
19 13 (20.63%) CRM
19 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
19 13 (20.63%) REST
19 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
19 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
19 13 (20.63%) Technical Leadership

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Thames Valley 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 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.17%) Office 365
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) DHCP
1 5 (7.94%) DNS
1 5 (7.94%) Firewall
1 5 (7.94%) VPN
2 3 (4.76%) IPsec
2 3 (4.76%) MPLS
2 3 (4.76%) PPTP
2 3 (4.76%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 29 (46.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (39.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (12.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 6 (9.52%) MySQL
8 5 (7.94%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
9 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (3.17%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (3.17%) Informix
11 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (3.17%) SSDT
12 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 1 (1.59%) Data Lake
12 1 (1.59%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.17%) Liquibase
2 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.76%) Back Office
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (58.73%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) DBA
2 18 (28.57%) SQL DBA
3 15 (23.81%) Software Developer
4 14 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 13 (20.63%) Lead Developer
5 13 (20.63%) Lead Software Developer
6 10 (15.87%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (11.11%) Senior Developer
8 6 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.35%) Administrator
9 4 (6.35%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Analyst
10 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Consultant
11 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) IT Support Analyst
11 2 (3.17%) Junior
11 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 28 (44.44%) jQuery
3 26 (41.27%) CSS
3 26 (41.27%) HTML
4 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (25.40%) RESTful
6 16 (25.40%) WCF
7 14 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 13 (20.63%) REST
9 12 (19.05%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.35%) .NET Core
11 4 (6.35%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.35%) LINQ
11 4 (6.35%) WPF
12 3 (4.76%) WF
13 2 (3.17%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (3.17%) SQLAlchemy
13 2 (3.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (12.70%) Replication
3 4 (6.35%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.17%) RSA SecurID
4 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) iPhone
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) NHS
5 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (33.33%) Windows
2 13 (20.63%) Windows Server
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) Unix
5 1 (1.59%) Android
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (47.62%) MVC
2 18 (28.57%) SDLC
3 16 (25.40%) High Availability
4 15 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.63%) CRM
5 13 (20.63%) Scrum
5 13 (20.63%) Technical Leadership
5 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
6 12 (19.05%) Secure Coding
7 11 (17.46%) Migration
7 11 (17.46%) Performance Tuning
8 10 (15.87%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (9.52%) ETL
11 5 (7.94%) DevOps
12 4 (6.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 4 (6.35%) Microservices
13 3 (4.76%) Continuous Deployment
13 3 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
13 3 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) SQL
2 38 (60.32%) C#
3 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.63%) T-SQL
5 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) MCP
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) GDPR
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) PMO
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.17%) Docker
3 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) HDFS
4 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (3.17%) Packer
2 2 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (3.17%) Terraform
3 1 (1.59%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.59%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.35%) Capita
2 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco
3 3 (4.76%) VMware
4 2 (3.17%) Infor
4 2 (3.17%) SolarWinds
4 2 (3.17%) Veritas
5 1 (1.59%) Dell
5 1 (1.59%) Dell KACE
5 1 (1.59%) F5
5 1 (1.59%) Veeam