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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 35 - 52
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 35 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.37% - 0.93%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.82% - 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 35 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £33,250
90% offered a salary of more than £31,339 - £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 - £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
186 98 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.53% 24.26% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 172 93 154
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (92.73%) SQL
3 50 (90.91%) T-SQL
3 50 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
4 49 (89.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 44 (80.00%) ETL
6 43 (78.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 42 (76.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (70.91%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
11 26 (47.27%) OLTP
12 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
13 18 (32.73%) Kimball Methodology
14 17 (30.91%) OLAP Cube
14 17 (30.91%) Finance
14 17 (30.91%) DTS
14 17 (30.91%) Cognos
14 17 (30.91%) OLAP
15 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
16 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
17 14 (25.45%) Banking
18 12 (21.82%) Clustering
18 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2000
18 12 (21.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
19 11 (20.00%) Project Management
20 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
21 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
22 7 (12.73%) Migration
22 7 (12.73%) Data Migration

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
1 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.82%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (89.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 43 (78.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 42 (76.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (70.91%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (54.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (47.27%) OLTP
8 20 (36.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 17 (30.91%) OLAP Cube
9 17 (30.91%) DTS
9 17 (30.91%) OLAP
10 12 (21.82%) SQL Server 2000
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (5.45%) MySQL
12 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
12 3 (5.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (30.91%) Finance
2 14 (25.45%) Banking
3 5 (9.09%) Legal
3 5 (9.09%) Electronics
3 5 (9.09%) Retail
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 20 (36.36%) DBA
3 19 (34.55%) Senior Developer
4 13 (23.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 10 (18.18%) SQL DBA
7 9 (16.36%) SQL Developer
8 7 (12.73%) Analyst
9 6 (10.91%) Administrator
10 5 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior Programmer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 4 (7.27%) Senior ETL Developer
11 4 (7.27%) ETL Developer
11 4 (7.27%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (7.27%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (7.27%) Programmer
12 2 (3.64%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Middleware
2 5 (9.09%) MDX
3 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (7.27%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (7.27%) LINQ
4 2 (3.64%) LAMP
5 1 (1.82%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.09%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (21.82%) Clustering
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (90.91%) Business Intelligence
2 44 (80.00%) ETL
3 18 (32.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 15 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 11 (20.00%) Project Management
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Data Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (10.91%) Data Management
8 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.27%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) Scrum
11 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
12 1 (1.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 51 (92.73%) SQL
2 50 (90.91%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.64%) MCDBA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) vSphere
1 3 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (52.73%) Microsoft
2 17 (30.91%) Cognos
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Apple
5 1 (1.82%) Avaya
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Verint
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