The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 81 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 18 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.49% 1.21% 1.73%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.06% 4.78% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
SQL Server 2012
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
356 272 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.47% 25.26% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 304 246 293
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Wales region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 2 June 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
Cardiff +7 15 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Newport - 3 £33,500 -
SQL Server 2012
Wales

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (92.00%) SQL
3 41 (82.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 39 (78.00%) T-SQL
5 36 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
5 36 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 34 (68.00%) ETL
8 33 (66.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
10 29 (58.00%) Finance
11 28 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (50.00%) OLTP
13 22 (44.00%) DTS
14 21 (42.00%) Cognos
14 21 (42.00%) Kimball Methodology
15 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
17 8 (16.00%) Windows
18 7 (14.00%) Migration
18 7 (14.00%) Clustering
18 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
19 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
20 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
21 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
21 4 (8.00%) Degree
21 4 (8.00%) MCDBA
21 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
21 4 (8.00%) Replication
21 4 (8.00%) Telecoms

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (82.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (72.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (66.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 28 (56.00%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (50.00%) OLTP
8 22 (44.00%) DTS
9 12 (24.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (4.00%) MySQL
12 1 (2.00%) OLAP
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
12 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (58.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) DBA
2 29 (58.00%) SQL DBA
3 27 (54.00%) Administrator
4 11 (22.00%) Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) ETL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior ETL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Server Administrator
8 1 (2.00%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) LINQ
1 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (6.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) COM
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.00%) MDX
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) Replication
3 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (72.00%) Business Intelligence
2 34 (68.00%) ETL
3 21 (42.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
4 7 (14.00%) Data Migration
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) SDLC
9 1 (2.00%) Scrum
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) CRM
9 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.00%) Change Control
9 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (2.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) SQL
2 39 (78.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.00%) MCSA
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) Cognos
3 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) Red Gate