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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 50 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 38 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.50% 1.07% 0.45%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.07% 3.79% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 37 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £37,500 £43,550
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
270 317 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.84% 28.20% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 248 288 258
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,400 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 31 £38,250 -0.64% 5
Newport +10 3 £40,000 +37.93%
Torfaen - 3 £46,000 -
SQL Server 2012
Wales

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 45 (88.24%) SQL
3 38 (74.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (72.55%) T-SQL
5 36 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (54.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 24 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (45.10%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (39.22%) OLAP
11 19 (37.25%) ETL
11 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
12 14 (27.45%) Windows
13 13 (25.49%) .NET
13 13 (25.49%) C#
13 13 (25.49%) Kimball Methodology
14 11 (21.57%) Retail
14 11 (21.57%) WCF
14 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
14 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
15 10 (19.61%) MVC
16 9 (17.65%) Middleware
16 9 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
16 9 (17.65%) Data Management
16 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
17 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
17 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (15.69%) Legal
17 8 (15.69%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (9.80%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.96%) OSPF
1 1 (1.96%) BGP
1 1 (1.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (74.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (70.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (54.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (45.10%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (43.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (39.22%) OLAP
8 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (7.84%) Data Mining
9 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.96%) MySQL
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
2 3 (5.88%) NUnit
2 3 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Retail
2 8 (15.69%) Legal
3 6 (11.76%) Finance
4 5 (9.80%) Electronics
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (80.39%) Developer
2 22 (43.14%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 21 (41.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 21 (41.18%) Senior Developer
4 11 (21.57%) .NET Developer
5 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Administrator
7 5 (9.80%) DBA
8 4 (7.84%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.88%) Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Senior DBA
10 2 (3.92%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) QA Analyst
11 1 (1.96%) Database Architect
11 1 (1.96%) Senior Database Architect
11 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Developer
11 1 (1.96%) Senior SQL DBA
11 1 (1.96%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 11 (21.57%) WCF
2 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
3 9 (17.65%) Middleware
4 7 (13.73%) HTML
4 7 (13.73%) CSS
4 7 (13.73%) WinForms
4 7 (13.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (13.73%) .NET Framework
5 3 (5.88%) MonoRail
5 3 (5.88%) NHibernate
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.76%) Replication
3 5 (9.80%) Clustering
4 1 (1.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (27.45%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (37.25%) ETL
3 13 (25.49%) Kimball Methodology
4 11 (21.57%) E-Commerce
5 10 (19.61%) MVC
6 9 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
6 9 (17.65%) Data Management
7 8 (15.69%) Data Analysis
7 8 (15.69%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (15.69%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) TDD
8 3 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.88%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.88%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.88%) OO
9 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.92%) Logistics
9 2 (3.92%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.96%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 45 (88.24%) SQL
2 37 (72.55%) T-SQL
3 13 (25.49%) C#
4 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) CCNP
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
2 1 (1.96%) CCDP
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco
2 1 (1.96%) Dell
2 1 (1.96%) Citrix
2 1 (1.96%) Juniper
2 1 (1.96%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) VMware
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