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 18 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
18 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 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 21.43% 39.71% 47.83%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 77.14% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 26 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
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 35 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 30.36% 51.47% 65.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14 33 29
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
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 18 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 18 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 -2 2 £28,750 +25.00% 1
Denbighshire - 1 - -
Gwynedd - 1 £35,000 -
Conwy - 1 £28,500 - 1
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 (67.74%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 14 (45.16%) Windows
5 13 (41.94%) VB
5 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
6 12 (38.71%) OO
7 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
8 10 (32.26%) OOP
9 9 (29.03%) CRM
9 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
10 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) Web Services
12 6 (19.35%) WCF
12 6 (19.35%) jQuery
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
12 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (19.35%) Hudson
13 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 5 (16.13%) MVC
13 5 (16.13%) MCTS
13 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (12.90%) Oracle
14 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
15 3 (9.68%) Clustering
15 3 (9.68%) Mitel

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 3 (9.68%) Lync
1 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.23%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) iSCSI
1 3 (9.68%) Firewall
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
1 3 (9.68%) DHCP
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) MS Access
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Hudson
2 3 (9.68%) Subversion
2 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) Ant
3 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (64.52%) Developer
2 12 (38.71%) Senior Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Software Developer
4 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
5 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Delphi Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Database Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Data Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Systems Developer
9 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Database Developer
9 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) NHibernate
3 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 6 (19.35%) WCF
3 6 (19.35%) jQuery
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (9.68%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) CSS
6 2 (6.45%) XML
7 1 (3.23%) SAP XI
7 1 (3.23%) WinForms
7 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
7 1 (3.23%) Ajax
7 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.23%) JSTL
7 1 (3.23%) DHTML
7 1 (3.23%) J2EE
7 1 (3.23%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) OO
2 10 (32.26%) OOP
3 9 (29.03%) CRM
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (16.13%) MVC
6 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Content Management
8 1 (3.23%) Multithreading
8 1 (3.23%) System Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Time Management
8 1 (3.23%) Release Management
8 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.23%) Project Management
8 1 (3.23%) ERP
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) C#
2 17 (54.84%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) VB
3 13 (41.94%) VB.NET
4 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
5 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) VB6
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.68%) Java
7 2 (6.45%) C++
7 2 (6.45%) Delphi
8 1 (3.23%) Ruby
8 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) MCTS
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) Mitel
3 3 (9.68%) Dell
4 2 (6.45%) Embarcadero
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
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