The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 13 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 16.67% 15.25% 13.16%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 20.00% 64.29% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 14
Average salary £38,500 £48,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.02% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 Caerphilly region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
10 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 83.33% 23.73% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 19
Average salary £28,750 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.83% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Caerphilly

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Social Network
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (42.86%) Kanban
3 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (42.86%) MSTest
3 3 (42.86%) MVVM
3 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (42.86%) Moq
3 3 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (42.86%) Ninject
3 3 (42.86%) Facebook
3 3 (42.86%) Twitter
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) NUnit
3 3 (42.86%) VB

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSTest
1 3 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (42.86%) Moq
1 3 (42.86%) NUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
1 3 (42.86%) WPF
1 3 (42.86%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (42.86%) Ninject
1 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
1 3 (42.86%) WinForms
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Social Network
1 3 (42.86%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (42.86%) MVVM
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) VB
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Facebook
1 3 (42.86%) Twitter
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Veeam
2 2 (28.57%) Fortinet