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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 50 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 38 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.51% 1.20% 0.11%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.48% 4.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 1
Average salary £39,750 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.41% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
282 337 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.06% 28.80% 29.35%
Number of salaries quoted 242 306 240
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +19 27 £38,750 -6.06% 1
Newport +17 6 £39,500 +36.20% 2
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 -
Glamorgan - 1 £31,500 - 1
SQL Server 2012
Wales

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 49 (85.96%) SQL
3 45 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 41 (71.93%) T-SQL
5 39 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (49.12%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (45.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (42.11%) OLAP
10 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (40.35%) ETL
11 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
12 16 (28.07%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (24.56%) Windows
14 13 (22.81%) .NET
14 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
14 13 (22.81%) C#
15 12 (21.05%) Middleware
15 12 (21.05%) Data Management
15 12 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
16 11 (19.30%) Retail
16 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 11 (19.30%) MVC
16 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
17 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
17 9 (15.79%) WCF
17 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
18 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
18 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (10.53%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) OSPF
2 1 (1.75%) BGP
2 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (78.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (68.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (47.37%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (45.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (42.11%) OLAP
8 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (5.26%) NUnit
2 3 (5.26%) Subversion
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (19.30%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Legal
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Electronics
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 26 (45.61%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 25 (43.86%) Senior Developer
3 25 (43.86%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 9 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Administrator
7 6 (10.53%) DBA
8 4 (7.02%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) QA Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.75%) Senior SQL DBA
10 1 (1.75%) Network Design Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) Middleware
3 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET
4 9 (15.79%) WCF
5 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.53%) HTML
6 6 (10.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (10.53%) WinForms
6 6 (10.53%) CSS
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (5.26%) MonoRail
8 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.75%) COM
9 1 (1.75%) SOAP
9 1 (1.75%) Web Services
9 1 (1.75%) XML
9 1 (1.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.11%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 7 (12.28%) Replication
4 6 (10.53%) Clustering
5 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.56%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.75%) UNIX
7 1 (1.75%) Linux
7 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (40.35%) ETL
3 16 (28.07%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (22.81%) E-Commerce
5 12 (21.05%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (21.05%) Data Management
6 11 (19.30%) MVC
7 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (12.28%) Data Analysis
10 6 (10.53%) Scrum
10 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 4 (7.02%) TDD
12 3 (5.26%) OO
12 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
12 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
12 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
13 2 (3.51%) Unit Testing
13 2 (3.51%) Configuration Management
13 2 (3.51%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 49 (85.96%) SQL
2 41 (71.93%) T-SQL
3 13 (22.81%) C#
4 6 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) MCSD
3 1 (1.75%) HND
3 1 (1.75%) MCSA
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CCDP
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Dell
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix
2 1 (1.75%) Juniper
2 1 (1.75%) Lotus
2 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.75%) VMware
2 1 (1.75%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco
South Glamorgan
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago