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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 47 60
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 13 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.58% 3.56% 0.37%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.60% 13.26% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
232 181 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.12% 26.81% 25.19%
Number of salaries quoted 187 165 104
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 31 July 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (93.33%) SQL
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
5 22 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
6 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
6 21 (70.00%) Finance
7 20 (66.67%) ETL
7 20 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (63.33%) DTS
9 18 (60.00%) OLTP
9 18 (60.00%) Cognos
9 18 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (16.67%) Windows
11 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
12 2 (6.67%) Clustering
12 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
12 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
13 1 (3.33%) MCSA
13 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
13 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
13 1 (3.33%) .NET

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sage ERP X3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 25 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (76.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (73.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 20 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (63.33%) DTS
7 18 (60.00%) OLTP
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) DBA
2 25 (83.33%) SQL DBA
3 21 (70.00%) Administrator
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (66.67%) ETL
3 18 (60.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.33%) SDLC
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Line Management
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Web Development
5 1 (3.33%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) SQL
2 22 (73.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) MCDBA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) Cognos
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) Sage
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25k - 45k per year
Posted: 11 days ago