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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 59 89 77
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 36 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.16% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.42% 2.63% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 36 4 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +5.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £29,850 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,300 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
382 266 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 33.48% 24.14% 34.23%
Number of salaries quoted 357 242 294
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 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
Cardiff +23 27 £35,000 -9.09% 5
Newport - 7 £40,000 - 1
Torfaen - 1 £50,500 -
Caerphilly - 1 £29,000 -
SQL Server 2012
Wales

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 65 (89.04%) SQL
3 61 (83.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (76.71%) T-SQL
5 51 (69.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (67.12%) Business Intelligence
7 40 (54.79%) ETL
7 40 (54.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
8 38 (52.05%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (32.88%) OLAP
10 24 (32.88%) SQL Server 2005
11 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (31.51%) OLAP Cube
12 20 (27.40%) Clustering
13 19 (26.03%) OLTP
14 17 (23.29%) Kimball Methodology
15 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
15 16 (21.92%) Finance
16 14 (19.18%) Banking
16 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
17 13 (17.81%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (16.44%) Cognos
18 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2000
19 11 (15.07%) DTS
19 11 (15.07%) Retail
19 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
19 11 (15.07%) Replication

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

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 5 (6.85%) IIS
2 2 (2.74%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
3 1 (1.37%) JBoss
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.37%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) SAN
2 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 61 (83.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (69.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (54.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (52.05%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (43.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (32.88%) OLAP
7 24 (32.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 23 (31.51%) OLAP Cube
9 19 (26.03%) OLTP
10 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 11 (15.07%) DTS
12 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
12 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
13 3 (4.11%) MySQL
14 1 (1.37%) DB2
14 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.37%) Star Schema
14 1 (1.37%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 14 (19.18%) Banking
3 11 (15.07%) Retail
4 9 (12.33%) Legal
5 8 (10.96%) Electronics
6 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 26 (35.62%) Senior Developer
3 22 (30.14%) DBA
4 20 (27.40%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 19 (26.03%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Developer
6 10 (13.70%) SQL DBA
6 10 (13.70%) Administrator
7 8 (10.96%) Analyst
8 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.85%) Programmer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (5.48%) ETL Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (5.48%) Senior ETL Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 3 (4.11%) SQL Server DBA
11 3 (4.11%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) Middleware
2 4 (5.48%) MDX
2 4 (5.48%) .NET
2 4 (5.48%) LINQ
2 4 (5.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 4 (5.48%) LINQ to SQL
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (4.11%) .NET Framework
3 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.11%) COM
4 2 (2.74%) SOAP
4 2 (2.74%) Web Services
4 2 (2.74%) LAMP
4 2 (2.74%) REST
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (27.40%) Clustering
3 11 (15.07%) Replication
4 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (67.12%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (54.79%) ETL
3 17 (23.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
5 13 (17.81%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (13.70%) Project Management
7 10 (13.70%) E-Commerce
8 9 (12.33%) Data Cleansing
8 9 (12.33%) Data Management
9 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.48%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.48%) Migration
11 3 (4.11%) MVC
11 3 (4.11%) Database Tuning
12 2 (2.74%) ERP
12 2 (2.74%) Scrum
12 2 (2.74%) Logistics
13 1 (1.37%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 65 (89.04%) SQL
2 56 (76.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.48%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) MCSD
3 1 (1.37%) HND
3 1 (1.37%) MCSA
3 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.74%) vSphere
3 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 38 (52.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.44%) Cognos
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.37%) Verint
5 1 (1.37%) Apple
5 1 (1.37%) Avaya
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £45 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago