The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the North Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 21.43% 40.28% 44.19%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 78.38% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 18
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 30.36% 51.39% 67.44%
Number of salaries quoted 14 34 27
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
Wales

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 23 April 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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire +1 7 £40,000 +14.28%
Wrexham -4 2 £28,750 +25.00% 2
Denbighshire - 1 - -
Gwynedd - 1 £35,000 - 1
Conwy - 1 £28,500 - 1
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 19 (63.33%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 13 (43.33%) VB
4 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
4 13 (43.33%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) OO
6 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
7 10 (33.33%) OOP
8 9 (30.00%) CRM
8 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
9 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
10 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (20.00%) Web Services
10 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) jQuery
10 6 (20.00%) WCF
10 6 (20.00%) Hudson
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (16.67%) MVC
11 5 (16.67%) MCTS
11 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (13.33%) Oracle
12 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
13 3 (10.00%) Degree
13 3 (10.00%) VB6

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 2 (6.67%) Lync
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) Documentum
2 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) DHCP
1 2 (6.67%) DNS
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) MS Access
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Hudson
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) JUnit
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Delphi Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Database Developer
9 1 (3.33%) QA Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Software Development Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Database Developer
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis Analyst
9 1 (3.33%) Product Consultant
9 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.33%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (70.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
3 6 (20.00%) WCF
3 6 (20.00%) jQuery
3 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) XSL
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) ODBC
7 1 (3.33%) XHTML
7 1 (3.33%) WDK
7 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
7 1 (3.33%) WinForms
7 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
7 1 (3.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (6.67%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) OO
2 10 (33.33%) OOP
3 9 (30.00%) CRM
4 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.67%) MVC
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.67%) Web Development
7 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.33%) Content Management
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) ERP
8 1 (3.33%) OOD
8 1 (3.33%) Release Management
8 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.33%) System Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Time Management
8 1 (3.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 17 (56.67%) SQL
3 13 (43.33%) VB
3 13 (43.33%) VB.NET
4 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) VB6
7 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.67%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) Delphi
8 1 (3.33%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.67%) MCTS
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
3 2 (6.67%) Embarcadero
3 2 (6.67%) Mitel
4 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (3.33%) SAP
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Posted: 17 hours ago
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