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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 53 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 14 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.10% 0.17% 1.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 6.93% 0.63% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
202 158 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.33% 26.55% 38.40%
Number of salaries quoted 161 128 212
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,307 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.26%

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 April 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (89.80%) SQL
2 44 (89.80%) T-SQL
3 43 (87.76%) Business Intelligence
4 41 (83.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (79.59%) ETL
6 37 (75.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (75.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (65.31%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (63.27%) OLTP
9 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
10 28 (57.14%) Finance
10 28 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (46.94%) DTS
12 22 (44.90%) Cognos
13 18 (36.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (36.73%) Kimball Methodology
14 10 (20.41%) Clustering
14 10 (20.41%) Banking
15 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2000
15 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
16 8 (16.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
17 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
17 7 (14.29%) Project Management
17 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 7 (14.29%) Migration
18 6 (12.24%) Windows
19 5 (10.20%) OLAP
19 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
19 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
1 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
2 1 (2.04%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (83.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 37 (75.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (75.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 32 (65.31%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (63.27%) OLTP
6 28 (57.14%) SQL Server 2005
7 23 (46.94%) DTS
8 18 (36.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2000
10 5 (10.20%) OLAP
10 5 (10.20%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (6.12%) MySQL
11 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
11 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (57.14%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
3 4 (8.16%) Electronics
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) DBA
2 20 (40.82%) SQL DBA
3 18 (36.73%) Administrator
4 16 (32.65%) Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 7 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 7 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server DBA
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) ETL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior ETL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Senior Programmer
8 3 (6.12%) Solutions Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) MDX
2 4 (8.16%) LINQ
2 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
2 4 (8.16%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Flex
3 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Clustering
2 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) AS400
4 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Business Intelligence
2 39 (79.59%) ETL
3 18 (36.73%) Kimball Methodology
4 9 (18.37%) Mentoring
5 7 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.29%) Project Management
5 7 (14.29%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Scrum
9 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) SQL
1 44 (89.80%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) MCDBA
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 30 (61.22%) Microsoft
2 22 (44.90%) Cognos
3 4 (8.16%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.12%) Apple
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Verint
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
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Salary: Up to 40k plus great benefits
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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