Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 210 198 206
Rank change year-on-year -12 +8 -104
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 103 121 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.07% 1.25% 1.18%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.03% 4.32% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 133
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £22,225 £28,750 £29,350
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -

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 2,555 2,798 3,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.52% 28.99% 27.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,076 2,405 2,686
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
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 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 25 April 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 25 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
Birmingham -34 41 £42,500 -5.56% 9
Staffordshire +11 28 £33,500 -10.67% 2
Warwickshire -4 7 £57,500 +53.33%
Wolverhampton - 6 £35,750 -
Herefordshire +25 5 £35,000 -22.22%
Shropshire - 5 - - 1
West Bromwich - 5 £30,500 - 2
Worcestershire +34 3 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Coventry -24 3 £39,000 -8.24% 1
Dudley - 1 £32,500 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 92 (89.32%) SQL
3 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
4 36 (34.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
5 34 (33.01%) Windows
6 33 (32.04%) .NET
7 32 (31.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 31 (30.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2014
10 25 (24.27%) C#
11 24 (23.30%) ASP.NET
12 23 (22.33%) Windows Server
13 19 (18.45%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
14 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2005
15 17 (16.50%) SQL Server 2016
15 17 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (14.56%) jQuery
17 15 (14.56%) TDD
17 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2000
18 14 (13.59%) ETL
19 13 (12.62%) Retail
19 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
19 13 (12.62%) Power BI
20 12 (11.65%) Azure Data Factory

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 6 (5.83%) IIS
2 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.97%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.91%) Sage 1000
1 3 (2.91%) Sage 500
Cloud Services
1 16 (15.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (11.65%) Azure Data Factory
2 12 (11.65%) Office 365
3 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.94%) GitHub
3 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) SAN
2 4 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.94%) SMS
4 1 (0.97%) Firewall
4 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.97%) VoIP
4 1 (0.97%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (34.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (31.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (30.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (25.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 26 (25.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (17.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 17 (16.50%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (16.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 15 (14.56%) SQL Server 2000
9 13 (12.62%) Power BI
10 12 (11.65%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 12 (11.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 12 (11.65%) Data Lake
11 9 (8.74%) Hadoop
11 9 (8.74%) HDInsight
12 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
13 5 (4.85%) QlikView
14 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
14 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (11.65%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (12.62%) Retail
2 12 (11.65%) Advertising
3 10 (9.71%) Finance
4 9 (8.74%) Automotive
5 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 37 (35.92%) Developer
2 21 (20.39%) .NET Developer
3 19 (18.45%) DBA
4 17 (16.50%) Consultant
5 15 (14.56%) SQL DBA
6 14 (13.59%) Administrator
6 14 (13.59%) Analyst
7 12 (11.65%) C# Developer
7 12 (11.65%) SQL Developer
7 12 (11.65%) Support Analyst
8 11 (10.68%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (9.71%) Senior Consultant
10 9 (8.74%) SQL Analyst
11 8 (7.77%) Applications Support
12 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (6.80%) Data Consultant
12 7 (6.80%) Data Warehouse Consultant
12 7 (6.80%) SQL Support Analyst
13 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 6 (5.83%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.04%) .NET
2 24 (23.30%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.56%) jQuery
4 12 (11.65%) .NET Framework
4 12 (11.65%) CSS
4 12 (11.65%) HTML
5 8 (7.77%) Entity Framework
6 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (1.94%) Classic ASP
7 2 (1.94%) Web Services
8 1 (0.97%) .NET Core
8 1 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.97%) RESTful
8 1 (0.97%) XML
8 1 (0.97%) XSD
8 1 (0.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.71%) Driving Licence
2 9 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Replication
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.91%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.94%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.97%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.97%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (33.01%) Windows
2 23 (22.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (9.71%) Windows Vista
4 8 (7.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (7.77%) Windows XP
5 7 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.91%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (16.50%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) TDD
4 14 (13.59%) ETL
5 11 (10.68%) Migration
5 11 (10.68%) Scrum
6 10 (9.71%) Analytics
6 10 (9.71%) Data Analytics
6 10 (9.71%) MVC
7 9 (8.74%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.77%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.77%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.77%) Ticket Management
9 6 (5.83%) OO
9 6 (5.83%) Web Development
10 5 (4.85%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (4.85%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (4.85%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (3.88%) Project Management
11 4 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (89.32%) SQL
2 34 (33.01%) T-SQL
3 25 (24.27%) C#
4 18 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.83%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.91%) C
7 2 (1.94%) VB
7 2 (1.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.80%) MCSE
3 5 (4.85%) Degree
3 5 (4.85%) MCSA
4 4 (3.88%) CCENT
4 4 (3.88%) CCNA
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.97%) ISEB
5 1 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) SLA
2 3 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 13 (12.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.74%) HDFS
3 7 (6.80%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (6.80%) vSphere
3 7 (6.80%) XenApp
3 7 (6.80%) XenDesktop
4 5 (4.85%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.94%) Packer
2 2 (1.94%) Terraform
3 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 49 (47.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) VMware
3 8 (7.77%) Citrix
4 7 (6.80%) Veeam
5 5 (4.85%) Cisco
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle
6 4 (3.88%) Sage
7 3 (2.91%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.94%) Google
8 2 (1.94%) IDERA
8 2 (1.94%) Twitter
9 1 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.97%) SonicWALL
9 1 (0.97%) Symantec
9 1 (0.97%) Tableau