Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 219 187
Rank change year-on-year +18 -32 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 91 116 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.05% 1.16% 1.46%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.04% 3.88% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 77 112 147
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £57,500 £56,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 2,250 2,988 3,149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.96% 29.95% 26.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,816 2,599 2,628
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £27,125 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £64,867 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in the West Midlands

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Birmingham -10 43 £42,500 -5.56% 4
Staffordshire +7 13 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Shropshire - 13 £82,500 -
Coventry +4 6 £38,875 -13.61% 2
Warwickshire +23 4 £37,500 -4.46% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £40,000 -
West Bromwich +13 2 £51,000 +2.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £34,000 -
Solihull -1 1 £43,500 -3.33%
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 77 (84.62%) SQL
3 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
4 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
5 30 (32.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (31.87%) .NET
6 29 (31.87%) C#
7 28 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 25 (27.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
11 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
12 22 (24.18%) Windows
12 22 (24.18%) jQuery
12 22 (24.18%) Windows Server
13 21 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2016
14 20 (21.98%) Visual Studio
15 18 (19.78%) Finance
16 17 (18.68%) TDD
16 17 (18.68%) ETL
17 16 (17.58%) HTML
17 16 (17.58%) CSS
17 16 (17.58%) Retail
18 15 (16.48%) Automotive
18 15 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
18 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 14 (15.38%) Project Management
19 14 (15.38%) Scrum

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (5.49%) MS Exchange
1 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.79%) Office 365
3 6 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.49%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.20%) IaaS
5 2 (2.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) SAN
2 2 (2.20%) DNS
2 2 (2.20%) NAS
2 2 (2.20%) Network Security
2 2 (2.20%) VSAN
3 1 (1.10%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.10%) PuTTY
3 1 (1.10%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (32.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (27.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 20 (21.98%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (16.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 13 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (10.99%) Power BI
9 9 (9.89%) Oracle Database
10 8 (8.79%) Oracle Database 12c
11 7 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (6.59%) Azure SQL Database
13 5 (5.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 5 (5.49%) Data Lake
13 5 (5.49%) Hadoop
13 5 (5.49%) HDInsight
13 5 (5.49%) Relational Database
13 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2000
14 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (3.30%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 21 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (21.98%) Visual Studio
3 10 (10.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.40%) JIRA
6 3 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.20%) Ant
7 2 (2.20%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.20%) Gatling
7 2 (2.20%) GitLab
7 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.20%) Maven
7 2 (2.20%) NeoLoad
7 2 (2.20%) Selenium
8 1 (1.10%) Subversion
8 1 (1.10%) Toad
8 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (19.78%) Finance
2 16 (17.58%) Retail
3 15 (16.48%) Automotive
4 6 (6.59%) Advertising
5 2 (2.20%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.10%) Games
6 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (48.35%) Developer
2 29 (31.87%) DBA
3 23 (25.27%) SQL DBA
4 20 (21.98%) .NET Developer
5 16 (17.58%) Administrator
6 14 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 10 (10.99%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.79%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (8.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Consultant
10 6 (6.59%) SQL Server DBA
11 5 (5.49%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (5.49%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (5.49%) IT Project Leader
11 5 (5.49%) Junior
11 5 (5.49%) Project Leader
11 5 (5.49%) Web Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) .NET
2 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
3 22 (24.18%) jQuery
4 16 (17.58%) CSS
4 16 (17.58%) HTML
5 11 (12.09%) .NET Framework
6 9 (9.89%) Entity Framework
7 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (5.49%) JSON
9 3 (3.30%) .NET Core
9 3 (3.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (3.30%) DOM
9 3 (3.30%) EDI
9 3 (3.30%) HTML5
9 3 (3.30%) LINQ
9 3 (3.30%) Web Services
9 3 (3.30%) XML
10 2 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (6.59%) Clustering
2 5 (5.49%) Driving Licence
2 5 (5.49%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) PKI
4 2 (2.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.18%) Windows
1 22 (24.18%) Windows Server
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.49%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.30%) Linux
5 3 (3.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.68%) ETL
2 17 (18.68%) TDD
3 15 (16.48%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (15.38%) Project Management
4 14 (15.38%) Scrum
5 12 (13.19%) Mentoring
5 12 (13.19%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (9.89%) MVC
7 8 (8.79%) Analytics
7 8 (8.79%) Migration
8 7 (7.69%) Kimball Methodology
9 5 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (5.49%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.49%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (5.49%) Data Migration
9 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.49%) Web Development
10 3 (3.30%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (84.62%) SQL
2 38 (41.76%) T-SQL
3 29 (31.87%) C#
4 23 (25.27%) JavaScript
5 5 (5.49%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.20%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.10%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) Degree
3 5 (5.49%) APMP
3 5 (5.49%) DBS Check
3 5 (5.49%) ISEB
3 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.20%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.79%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.49%) HDFS
4 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (3.30%) vSphere
6 2 (2.20%) Docker
6 2 (2.20%) XenApp
7 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
2 2 (2.20%) Consul
2 2 (2.20%) Docker Swarm
2 2 (2.20%) Grafana
2 2 (2.20%) Kibana
2 2 (2.20%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.20%) logstash
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) Rancher
2 2 (2.20%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
Vendors
1 41 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.99%) VMware
3 9 (9.89%) Oracle
4 6 (6.59%) Veeam
5 4 (4.40%) Xamarin
6 3 (3.30%) Altova
6 3 (3.30%) Citrix
6 3 (3.30%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.30%) Logi
6 3 (3.30%) Logi Analytics
6 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.30%) Sybase
6 3 (3.30%) Tableau
7 2 (2.20%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.20%) Cognos
7 2 (2.20%) EMC
7 2 (2.20%) HP
7 2 (2.20%) NetApp
7 2 (2.20%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.20%) TIBCO