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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 3 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 23.08% 22.58% 22.22%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 58.33% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 12
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,928 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £30,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 46.15% 38.71% 24.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 24 12
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,450 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Gwynedd - 5 £27,500 -
Denbighshire +3 2 £25,000 -13.57%
Wrexham -2 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Conwy - 2 £24,000 -
Flintshire -7 1 £47,500 +46.15% 1
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 9 (30.00%) SQL
5 9 (30.00%) Windows
6 8 (26.67%) Internet
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
7 7 (23.33%) Java
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (20.00%) BPR
8 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
8 6 (20.00%) SDLC
9 5 (16.67%) Red Gate
9 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 5 (16.67%) CCNP
9 5 (16.67%) CCNA
9 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 5 (16.67%) HP
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (16.67%) SAN
9 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 5 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Apache
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Internet
2 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) VoIP
2 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (16.67%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
3 3 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) MS Access
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (6.67%) Subversion
4 2 (6.67%) JIRA
4 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Back Office
3 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) Administrator
5 5 (16.67%) Network Administrator
5 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Business Manager
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Business Systems Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Trainee
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Manager
6 3 (10.00%) Graduate
6 3 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 5 (16.67%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) CSS
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.00%) HTML5
7 3 (10.00%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (6.67%) Spring
8 2 (6.67%) SOAP
8 2 (6.67%) Regular Expression
9 1 (3.33%) XML
9 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
9 1 (3.33%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 5 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (10.00%) GIS
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) Statistics
5 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
2 3 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (20.00%) BPR
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 4 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) BDD
5 3 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (10.00%) Line Management
5 3 (10.00%) Mobile Development
5 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) SEO
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) ERP
7 1 (3.33%) OOD
7 1 (3.33%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C#
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) T-SQL
3 7 (23.33%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.00%) VB
4 3 (10.00%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Groovy
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
6 1 (3.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) MCSE
1 5 (16.67%) MCSA
1 5 (16.67%) CCNP
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) HP
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 5 (16.67%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 5 (16.67%) Veeam
2 5 (16.67%) Red Gate
3 3 (10.00%) Facebook
3 3 (10.00%) ESRI
4 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.67%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) SAP
Deeside, Clwyd
Scott-Merrick LLP
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