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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 4 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 20 17 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 30.30% 29.82% 4.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.97% 94.44% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 1
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
29 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 43.94% 31.58% 30.23%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 12
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
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 19 September 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 - 13 £37,500 - 2
Flintshire 0 2 £32,500 +8.33% 1
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 25 (64.10%) C#
3 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
3 23 (58.97%) .NET Framework
4 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (48.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (41.03%) WCF
7 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
8 13 (33.33%) MVC
8 13 (33.33%) SQL
9 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (28.21%) RESTful
10 11 (28.21%) BDD
10 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
10 11 (28.21%) Node.js
10 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
10 11 (28.21%) TDD
10 11 (28.21%) Ruby
10 11 (28.21%) CSS
10 11 (28.21%) Advertising
10 11 (28.21%) Facebook
10 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
10 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
11 10 (25.64%) HTML
11 10 (25.64%) Windows
12 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (20.51%) Degree
13 8 (20.51%) N-Tier

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (28.21%) Node.js
2 6 (15.38%) IIS
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) WAN
1 2 (5.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.56%) DHCP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) SSDT
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Git (software)
2 9 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (5.13%) Hudson
5 2 (5.13%) Subversion
6 1 (2.56%) MSTest
General
1 11 (28.21%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (28.21%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.64%) Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) Lead Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Programmer
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
9 1 (2.56%) Technical Support
9 1 (2.56%) Architect
9 1 (2.56%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (69.23%) .NET
2 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET
2 23 (58.97%) .NET Framework
3 19 (48.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 16 (41.03%) WCF
5 12 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (28.21%) CSS
6 11 (28.21%) RESTful
6 11 (28.21%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (25.64%) HTML
8 7 (17.95%) jQuery
9 6 (15.38%) Ajax
9 6 (15.38%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) WinForms
10 4 (10.26%) XML
11 3 (7.69%) Web Services
11 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
11 3 (7.69%) .NET Compact Framework
11 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 2 (5.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (20.51%) N-Tier
3 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Animation
5 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) Android
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (33.33%) MVC
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 11 (28.21%) BDD
3 11 (28.21%) Web Application Development
4 6 (15.38%) PDM
4 6 (15.38%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) SEO
5 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) OO
6 3 (7.69%) OOD
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.13%) UML
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.56%) Project Management
8 1 (2.56%) Process Management
8 1 (2.56%) Change Management
8 1 (2.56%) Data Management
8 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Ruby
4 10 (25.64%) T-SQL
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) VB
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.69%) VB6
7 1 (2.56%) XPath
7 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) C++
7 1 (2.56%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
3 1 (2.56%) Embarcadero
3 1 (2.56%) Mitel
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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