The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 20.00% 14.79% 22.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 67.80% 80.77% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 25
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £29,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £52,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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 Newport region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
59 26 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 29.50% 18.31% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57 25 25
Average salary £36,000 £33,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £24,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newport region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Newport

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Newport region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Newport

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing SQL Server 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.

1 29 (34.94%) .NET
2 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
3 26 (31.33%) SQL
4 24 (28.92%) C#
5 23 (27.71%) Windows
6 22 (26.51%) CSS
7 21 (25.30%) HTML
7 21 (25.30%) jQuery
8 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
9 19 (22.89%) Ajax
10 18 (21.69%) Finance
10 18 (21.69%) VMware
10 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
11 17 (20.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (19.28%) T-SQL
13 15 (18.07%) XML
13 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
14 13 (15.66%) XSLT
14 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
14 13 (15.66%) Cisco
14 13 (15.66%) MVC
14 13 (15.66%) Firewall
15 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 12 (14.46%) VCP5
16 11 (13.25%) EqualLogic
16 11 (13.25%) Enterprise Storage

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Newport region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.25%) MS Exchange
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.02%) JBoss
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
4 4 (4.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.61%) Lync
5 3 (3.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (12.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) Firewall
2 11 (13.25%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (12.05%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.61%) SAN
4 3 (3.61%) LAN
4 3 (3.61%) VoIP
4 3 (3.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (12.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.41%) MySQL
6 2 (2.41%) OLAP
7 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (8.43%) JMeter
2 7 (8.43%) Selenium
3 3 (3.61%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.41%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (48.19%) Developer
2 12 (14.46%) Administrator
2 12 (14.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (12.05%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.05%) Project Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 7 (8.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) DBA
6 5 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (6.02%) Tester
7 4 (4.82%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.82%) SQL DBA
7 4 (4.82%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Automation Tester
8 3 (3.61%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.94%) .NET
2 22 (26.51%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) HTML
3 21 (25.30%) jQuery
4 19 (22.89%) Ajax
5 15 (18.07%) XML
6 13 (15.66%) XSLT
7 11 (13.25%) ASP.NET
8 5 (6.02%) Web Services
9 4 (4.82%) Hibernate
9 4 (4.82%) Spring
9 4 (4.82%) Java SE
10 3 (3.61%) SOAP
11 2 (2.41%) Classic ASP
11 2 (2.41%) MSMQ
11 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.41%) HTML5
11 2 (2.41%) REST
11 2 (2.41%) CSS3
12 1 (1.20%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) EqualLogic
1 11 (13.25%) Enterprise Storage
2 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) AS400
4 3 (3.61%) Replication
4 3 (3.61%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (18.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (13.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (12.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 8 (9.64%) Linux
7 5 (6.02%) OS/400
8 2 (2.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.20%) Solaris
9 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (15.66%) MVC
3 10 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (10.84%) Scrum
5 6 (7.23%) ETL
6 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
6 5 (6.02%) Data Transformation
7 4 (4.82%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.82%) BDD
8 3 (3.61%) TDD
8 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.61%) Line Management
8 3 (3.61%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (3.61%) Automation Testing
9 2 (2.41%) Dimensional Modelling
9 2 (2.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.41%) CRM
9 2 (2.41%) Project Management
9 2 (2.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (2.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 26 (31.33%) SQL
2 24 (28.92%) C#
3 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
4 16 (19.28%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.84%) Java
6 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) VBA
7 2 (2.41%) VB
7 2 (2.41%) C++
8 1 (1.20%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (15.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (14.46%) VCP5
3 10 (12.05%) MCITP
3 10 (12.05%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (9.64%) CCNP
5 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.41%) CCNA
6 2 (2.41%) Degree
7 1 (1.20%) ISEB
7 1 (1.20%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 18 (21.69%) Active Directory
2 17 (20.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (13.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (21.69%) VMware
3 13 (15.66%) Cisco
4 11 (13.25%) Dell
5 10 (12.05%) Citrix
6 7 (8.43%) Cognos
7 5 (6.02%) IBM
8 3 (3.61%) Oracle
8 3 (3.61%) HP
9 2 (2.41%) Red Gate
10 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.20%) Borland