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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 44 61 47
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 23 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.75% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.47% 1.96% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 22 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
159 153 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.94% 26.33% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 145 130 119
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 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 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (89.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (87.18%) SQL
4 32 (82.05%) T-SQL
5 31 (79.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (71.79%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (61.54%) OLAP
9 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (58.97%) ETL
10 23 (58.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (41.03%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
13 12 (30.77%) Middleware
13 12 (30.77%) Data Management
13 12 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
14 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
16 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
17 8 (20.51%) Retail
18 7 (17.95%) Legal
19 5 (12.82%) Electronics
19 5 (12.82%) Finance
19 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
19 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
20 4 (10.26%) Data Mining
21 3 (7.69%) .NET
21 3 (7.69%) C#
21 3 (7.69%) OO

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (12.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) OSPF
1 1 (2.56%) BGP
1 1 (2.56%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (89.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (79.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (69.23%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 24 (61.54%) OLAP
7 23 (58.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (10.26%) Data Mining
10 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) NUnit
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
1 3 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 7 (17.95%) Legal
3 5 (12.82%) Electronics
3 5 (12.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 26 (66.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 25 (64.10%) Senior Developer
3 25 (64.10%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) DBA
6 1 (2.56%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.56%) Senior DBA
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (2.56%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
2 3 (7.69%) WCF
2 3 (7.69%) MonoRail
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 24 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (58.97%) ETL
3 16 (41.03%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (30.77%) Data Management
4 12 (30.77%) Data Cleansing
5 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (7.69%) Web Application Development
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) MVC
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.56%) Network Design
9 1 (2.56%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL
9 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) SQL
2 32 (82.05%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) CCNP
2 1 (2.56%) CCNA
2 1 (2.56%) CCDP
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Dell
2 1 (2.56%) Citrix
2 1 (2.56%) Juniper
2 1 (2.56%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.56%) VMware
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco
Cardiff
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Posted: 22 days ago