The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 71 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 27 52 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.30% 4.29% 3.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.23% 12.53% 12.44%
Number of salaries quoted 26 52 25
Average salary £41,250 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.01% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
SQL Server 2008
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 South Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
328 415 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.96% 34.21% 25.28%
Number of salaries quoted 278 384 207
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
Cardiff -28 16 £31,000 -11.42% 5
Newport +8 8 £42,500 +8.97%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £38,750 -
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (66.67%) SQL
3 34 (59.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
5 28 (49.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (40.35%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
10 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (24.56%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
13 12 (21.05%) C#
14 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 11 (19.30%) MVC
14 11 (19.30%) Degree
15 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (17.54%) Advertising
15 10 (17.54%) .NET
15 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
16 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
16 9 (15.79%) CSS
16 9 (15.79%) HTML
16 9 (15.79%) Migration
16 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
16 9 (15.79%) Data Transformation
17 8 (14.04%) Kimball Methodology
17 8 (14.04%) Inmon Methodology
17 8 (14.04%) Finance

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.75%) Apache
4 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.75%) IIS
4 1 (1.75%) Node.js
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Sage X3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) NAS
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (59.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (49.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (35.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 19 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 9 (15.79%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
10 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (7.02%) OLAP
11 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (5.26%) SSDT
13 2 (3.51%) MS Access
13 2 (3.51%) OLTP
14 1 (1.75%) DataStage
14 1 (1.75%) MySQL
14 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
14 1 (1.75%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.75%) Ant
5 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 10 (17.54%) Advertising
2 8 (14.04%) Finance
3 6 (10.53%) Legal
4 4 (7.02%) Law
5 1 (1.75%) Electronics
5 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Developer
2 16 (28.07%) SQL Developer
3 13 (22.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Analyst
5 9 (15.79%) DBA
5 9 (15.79%) SQL DBA
6 8 (14.04%) .NET Developer
6 8 (14.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) Business Developer
7 7 (12.28%) SQL Analyst
7 7 (12.28%) SQL BI Developer
8 5 (8.77%) Development Manager
8 5 (8.77%) Lead Developer
8 5 (8.77%) SQL Server DBA
9 4 (7.02%) Analyst Developer
9 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Business Development Manager
10 3 (5.26%) Business Manager
10 3 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) .NET
1 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
1 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (15.79%) CSS
2 9 (15.79%) HTML
3 6 (10.53%) .NET Framework
3 6 (10.53%) WCF
4 5 (8.77%) Web Services
5 4 (7.02%) HTML5
5 4 (7.02%) XML
6 3 (5.26%) Entity Framework
6 3 (5.26%) Highcharts JS
6 3 (5.26%) jQuery
6 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
6 3 (5.26%) RequireJS
6 3 (5.26%) SignalR
7 2 (3.51%) REST
7 2 (3.51%) SOAP
8 1 (1.75%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.26%) Clustering
2 3 (5.26%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (24.56%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (19.30%) MVC
4 9 (15.79%) Data Migration
4 9 (15.79%) Data Transformation
4 9 (15.79%) Migration
5 8 (14.04%) Inmon Methodology
5 8 (14.04%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) ETL
6 7 (12.28%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.53%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (8.77%) Complex ETL
8 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
3 12 (21.05%) C#
4 7 (12.28%) JavaScript
5 5 (8.77%) C
6 3 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.51%) Java
7 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.51%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 30 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco
2 3 (5.26%) NetApp
2 3 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) IBM
4 1 (1.75%) Sage
4 1 (1.75%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 5 days ago