The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 19 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.20% 3.57% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.52% 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £26,000 £29,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
SQL Server 2012
West 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 Swansea region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
21 30 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.08% 35.71% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 15
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Swansea

SQL Server 2012
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) NCover
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (100.00%) NCover
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft