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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 38 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 32 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.89% 0.17% 1.13%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 18.39% 0.71% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 31 1 4
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
174 141 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.61% 24.44% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 161 119 124
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -5.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (86.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (83.78%) SQL
4 29 (78.38%) T-SQL
5 28 (75.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (67.57%) Business Intelligence
7 24 (64.86%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (62.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (56.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 21 (56.76%) OLAP
10 20 (54.05%) ETL
11 14 (37.84%) Kimball Methodology
12 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
13 10 (27.03%) Middleware
13 10 (27.03%) Data Management
13 10 (27.03%) Data Cleansing
14 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
15 8 (21.62%) Retail
15 8 (21.62%) Legal
16 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
17 5 (13.51%) Electronics
17 5 (13.51%) Finance
17 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
18 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
18 4 (10.81%) C#
18 4 (10.81%) .NET
18 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
18 4 (10.81%) WCF
19 3 (8.11%) MonoRail

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) OSPF
1 1 (2.70%) BGP
1 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (86.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (75.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (64.86%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (62.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 21 (56.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 21 (56.76%) OLAP
7 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (10.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) NUnit
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
1 3 (8.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (21.62%) Legal
1 8 (21.62%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Electronics
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
3 1 (2.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 35 (94.59%) Developer
2 23 (62.16%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 22 (59.46%) Senior Developer
3 22 (59.46%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 8 (21.62%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Administrator
6 1 (2.70%) Design Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) DBA
6 1 (2.70%) SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Senior DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) Middleware
2 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) WCF
3 3 (8.11%) MonoRail
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (8.11%) Castle Windsor
3 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (8.11%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.70%) Replication
2 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) UNIX
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (54.05%) ETL
3 14 (37.84%) Kimball Methodology
4 10 (27.03%) Data Management
4 10 (27.03%) Data Cleansing
5 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) MVC
6 3 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.70%) Network Design
8 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) ITIL
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 29 (78.38%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) Dell
2 1 (2.70%) Citrix
2 1 (2.70%) Juniper
2 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
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