The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 16 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 1.61% 9.52% 12.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 11.11% 85.71% 53.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 14.52% 11.11% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Bridgend region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Bridgend

SQL Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OpenText
4 1 (25.00%) LiveLink
4 1 (25.00%) VB6
4 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Java EE
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) CGI
4 1 (25.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) LiveLink
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) CGI
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OOP
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy
2 1 (25.00%) OpenText