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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 64 71 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -30
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 10 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.51% 0.60% 4.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.74% 2.00% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 24
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
211 200 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.92% 29.90% 29.01%
Number of salaries quoted 199 176 160
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SQL Server 2012 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (70.59%) ETL
4 9 (52.94%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
6 7 (41.18%) High Availability
7 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
8 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (23.53%) MDX
9 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (17.65%) OLAP
10 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
10 3 (17.65%) Advertising
10 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (11.76%) QlikView
11 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
11 2 (11.76%) CRM

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (17.65%) OLAP
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (11.76%) QlikView
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (5.88%) Big Data
7 1 (5.88%) Data Lake
7 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Database Developer
4 5 (29.41%) DBA
4 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
4 5 (29.41%) SQL DBA
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Database Developer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Database Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) MDX
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ETL
2 7 (41.18%) Data Analysis
2 7 (41.18%) High Availability
3 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.88%) Database Security
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) RedGate
2 1 (5.88%) VMware