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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 156 139
Rank change year-on-year -17 -17  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 54 84 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.36% 1.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.48% 5.22% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 52 73 93
Median salary £43,750 £42,500 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +9.67%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,600 £35,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £57,800 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 1553 1610 1794
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 30.44% 26.02% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1362 1333 1564
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +16 29 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Staffordshire +11 9 £37,500 +30.43%
Warwickshire +6 3 £27,500 -50.00%
Coventry -9 3 £42,500 +3.65% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £55,000 - 1
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
SQL Server 2012
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 110 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 78 (70.91%) SQL
3 49 (44.55%) Microsoft
3 49 (44.55%) .NET
4 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (41.82%) SQL Server 2014
5 41 (37.27%) JavaScript
6 39 (35.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 38 (34.55%) C#
8 33 (30.00%) HTML
8 33 (30.00%) Windows
9 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
9 31 (28.18%) CSS
10 29 (26.36%) TDD
10 29 (26.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (25.45%) T-SQL
12 27 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (23.64%) MVC
13 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 25 (22.73%) Finance
15 22 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (20.00%) Windows Server
16 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2016
16 21 (19.09%) jQuery
16 21 (19.09%) Visual Studio
17 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
17 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2012
18 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
18 18 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008

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 12 (10.91%) SAS
2 5 (4.55%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.82%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) Office 365
4 1 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.91%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.64%) Network Security
2 2 (1.82%) Skype
3 1 (0.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (41.82%) SQL Server 2014
3 39 (35.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (26.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (19.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 19 (17.27%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (11.82%) MongoDB
10 13 (11.82%) NoSQL
11 7 (6.36%) DTS
12 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (1.82%) DocumentDB
12 2 (1.82%) MarkLogic
12 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.82%) OLTP
12 2 (1.82%) QlikView
12 2 (1.82%) SAP HANA
12 2 (1.82%) UniData
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Visual Studio
2 18 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.09%) git-flow
4 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 25 (22.73%) Finance
2 15 (13.64%) Automotive
3 3 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (63.64%) Developer
2 28 (25.45%) .NET Developer
3 24 (21.82%) SQL Developer
4 21 (19.09%) DBA
4 21 (19.09%) Senior Developer
5 17 (15.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (14.55%) C# Developer
7 14 (12.73%) Administrator
7 14 (12.73%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (12.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 11 (10.00%) SQL DBA
9 10 (9.09%) iOS Developer
9 10 (9.09%) Senior DBA
9 10 (9.09%) Senior iOS Developer
10 9 (8.18%) Analyst
11 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 8 (7.27%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.27%) C# Web Developer
11 8 (7.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.55%) .NET
2 33 (30.00%) HTML
3 31 (28.18%) ASP.NET
3 31 (28.18%) CSS
4 21 (19.09%) jQuery
5 13 (11.82%) .NET Framework
6 12 (10.91%) RESTful
7 11 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 8 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (5.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (4.55%) Web Services
11 4 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (3.64%) HTML5
12 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (2.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (2.73%) WCF
13 2 (1.82%) LINQ
13 2 (1.82%) LINQ to SQL
13 2 (1.82%) Polymer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Replication
3 4 (3.64%) AS400
3 4 (3.64%) Clustering
4 2 (1.82%) BBC
4 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.82%) Video on Demand
5 1 (0.91%) Blog
5 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.91%) Fintech
5 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (30.00%) Windows
2 22 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 19 (17.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (16.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 7 (6.36%) Linux
7 4 (3.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (26.36%) TDD
3 27 (24.55%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (23.64%) MVC
5 18 (16.36%) Mentoring
5 18 (16.36%) OO
5 18 (16.36%) Statistics
6 16 (14.55%) Scrum
7 13 (11.82%) Business Continuity
8 12 (10.91%) Incident Management
8 12 (10.91%) Validation
9 10 (9.09%) iOS Development
9 10 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (7.27%) Web Development
11 7 (6.36%) ETL
11 7 (6.36%) Migration
12 5 (4.55%) ERP
12 5 (4.55%) Project Management
12 5 (4.55%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 78 (70.91%) SQL
2 41 (37.27%) JavaScript
3 38 (34.55%) C#
4 28 (25.45%) T-SQL
5 13 (11.82%) PowerShell
6 10 (9.09%) Objective-C
7 7 (6.36%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.55%) VBA
9 4 (3.64%) UniBasic
10 1 (0.91%) VBScript
10 1 (0.91%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (10.91%) Degree
3 2 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.91%) ISEB
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.82%) XenApp
3 1 (0.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 49 (44.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.64%) Oracle
3 14 (12.73%) Cognos
4 10 (9.09%) IBM
5 4 (3.64%) Epicor
5 4 (3.64%) Infor
5 4 (3.64%) MAPICS
6 3 (2.73%) Sun
7 2 (1.82%) Citrix
7 2 (1.82%) NEC
7 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.82%) SAP
7 2 (1.82%) Veeam
7 2 (1.82%) VMware
8 1 (0.91%) Google
8 1 (0.91%) Sybase
8 1 (0.91%) Tableau
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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