The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 21.54% 21.82% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 58.33% 92.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
SQL Server
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 North Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
24 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 36.92% 23.64% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 15
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -36.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £48,000 £30,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

SQL Server
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in North Wales

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in North Wales

SQL Server
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham - 8 £37,500 - 4
Flintshire 0 1 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Denbighshire - 1 £28,926 -
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) C#
3 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
3 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
4 14 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 14 (40.00%) SQL
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (31.43%) Windows
6 10 (28.57%) WCF
7 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
8 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
8 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (22.86%) Ruby
8 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
9 7 (20.00%) RESTful
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (20.00%) Node.js
9 7 (20.00%) Facebook
9 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 7 (20.00%) BDD
9 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (20.00%) N-Tier
9 7 (20.00%) MVC
9 7 (20.00%) Advertising
9 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 7 (20.00%) Node.js
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
1 2 (5.71%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.86%) DHCP
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) CTI
2 1 (2.86%) DNS
2 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) MS Access
5 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Visual Studio
1 8 (22.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.29%) Hudson
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 7 (20.00%) Advertising
2 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) .NET Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Lead Developer
5 6 (17.14%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Graduate
8 2 (5.71%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Database Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Delphi Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Programmer
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Testing Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 17 (48.57%) .NET Framework
3 14 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 10 (28.57%) WCF
5 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 9 (25.71%) CSS
6 7 (20.00%) RESTful
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (17.14%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (14.29%) HTML5
9 3 (8.57%) Web Services
9 3 (8.57%) XML
9 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
9 3 (8.57%) WinForms
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.57%) .NET Compact Framework
10 1 (2.86%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) N-Tier
1 7 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Android
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) TDD
2 7 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (20.00%) BDD
2 7 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (17.14%) PDM
3 6 (17.14%) ERP
4 5 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 5 (14.29%) SEO
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) OOD
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.86%) Customer Insight
7 1 (2.86%) System Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.86%) Data Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
3 8 (22.86%) Ruby
4 4 (11.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.57%) VB6
5 3 (8.57%) VB
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) C++
6 2 (5.71%) Delphi
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Facebook
3 2 (5.71%) Embarcadero
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Mitel
4 1 (2.86%) Dell
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