The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 46 64 49
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 20 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.27% 0.69% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.58% 2.78% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +5.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
SQL Server 2012
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 Cardiff region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
159 144 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.02% 24.96% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 147 122 122
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (86.36%) SQL
4 36 (81.82%) T-SQL
5 35 (79.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
7 31 (70.45%) Data Warehouse
8 27 (61.36%) ETL
8 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 26 (59.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
10 24 (54.55%) OLAP
11 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
12 16 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
13 12 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
13 12 (27.27%) Middleware
13 12 (27.27%) Data Management
14 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
16 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
16 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
17 8 (18.18%) Retail
18 7 (15.91%) Legal
19 5 (11.36%) Electronics
19 5 (11.36%) Finance
19 5 (11.36%) Clustering
19 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
19 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
20 4 (9.09%) Banking
20 4 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) SAN
1 1 (2.27%) OSPF
1 1 (2.27%) BGP
1 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.27%) Firewall
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (88.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (79.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 31 (70.45%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (61.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (59.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (54.55%) OLAP
8 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (9.09%) DTS
10 4 (9.09%) Data Mining
10 4 (9.09%) OLTP
10 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) NUnit
1 3 (6.82%) Subversion
1 3 (6.82%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (15.91%) Legal
3 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 5 (11.36%) Finance
4 4 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 26 (59.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 25 (56.82%) Senior Developer
3 25 (56.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 8 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 5 (11.36%) DBA
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.55%) Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Administrator
8 1 (2.27%) Design Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Senior DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.27%) Senior SQL DBA
8 1 (2.27%) Network Design Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.27%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.82%) NHibernate
2 3 (6.82%) WCF
2 3 (6.82%) MonoRail
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (6.82%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Management Information System
3 5 (11.36%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (61.36%) ETL
3 16 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (27.27%) Data Management
4 12 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (6.82%) MVC
8 3 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.82%) TDD
8 3 (6.82%) OO
8 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.27%) Network Design
10 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) ITIL
10 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) SQL
2 36 (81.82%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) CCNP
2 1 (2.27%) CCNA
2 1 (2.27%) CCDP
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) Cognos
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
3 1 (2.27%) Dell
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) Juniper
3 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.27%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago