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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 68 66 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 8 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.10% 1.90% 5.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.15% 7.08% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 8 16 34
Median salary £40,000 £40,250 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +1.89%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
193 226 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 26.58% 26.87% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 183 186 181
Median salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,950 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 25 August 2016.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
5 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (59.09%) ETL
7 12 (54.55%) OLAP
7 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
10 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (36.36%) OLAP Cube
11 7 (31.82%) MDX
12 6 (27.27%) Advertising
12 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
12 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (18.18%) Windows
15 3 (13.64%) OLTP
15 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
15 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
15 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (13.64%) TDD
15 3 (13.64%) Finance
15 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
15 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (13.64%) QA

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 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (54.55%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (54.55%) OLAP
6 8 (36.36%) OLAP Cube
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (13.64%) OLTP
8 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
9 2 (9.09%) QlikView
10 1 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (4.55%) MySQL
10 1 (4.55%) Riak
10 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Advertising
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) Database Developer
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Database Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SSAS Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SSIS Developer
4 5 (22.73%) SSRS Developer
5 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Senior Database Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (13.64%) DBA
6 3 (13.64%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Business Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) Consultant
7 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
8 1 (4.55%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) MDX
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (59.09%) ETL
3 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) TDD
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) Database Security
6 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.55%) ITIL
6 1 (4.55%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Percona
2 1 (4.55%) RedGate
2 1 (4.55%) VMware