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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 56 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 12 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.80% 0.30% 1.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.58% 1.21% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 11
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
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
215 165 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.28% 25.15% 34.93%
Number of salaries quoted 172 139 182
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 37 (92.50%) SQL
3 35 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 35 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
5 33 (82.50%) ETL
6 31 (77.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 26 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (62.50%) OLTP
9 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
9 25 (62.50%) Finance
10 20 (50.00%) DTS
11 19 (47.50%) Cognos
11 19 (47.50%) Kimball Methodology
12 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (17.50%) Migration
13 7 (17.50%) Data Migration
14 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (15.00%) Windows
15 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
15 4 (10.00%) Clustering
15 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (10.00%) Banking
15 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (10.00%) Degree
15 4 (10.00%) LINQ
15 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
15 4 (10.00%) Mentoring

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (87.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (77.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (65.00%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (65.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 25 (62.50%) OLTP
7 20 (50.00%) DTS
8 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (5.00%) OLAP
10 2 (5.00%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
11 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
11 1 (2.50%) MySQL
11 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) DBA
2 23 (57.50%) SQL DBA
3 21 (52.50%) Administrator
4 10 (25.00%) Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Analyst
6 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) ETL Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Developer Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior ETL Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Solutions Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server DBA
9 2 (5.00%) Server Administrator
9 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) LINQ
1 4 (10.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (5.00%) MDX
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Business Intelligence
2 33 (82.50%) ETL
3 19 (47.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (17.50%) Migration
4 7 (17.50%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.50%) Line Management
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.50%) Web Development
6 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) SQL
2 35 (87.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (47.50%) Cognos
3 3 (7.50%) Apple
4 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
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