The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 7 38 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 14.58% 32.20% 20.63%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 87.50% 84.44% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7 38 11
Average salary £20,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.39% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
8 45 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 16.67% 38.14% 25.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8 45 13
Average salary £18,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.72% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Swansea

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing SQL Server 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.

1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (8.33%) Sage 200
7 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) SaaS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
5 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Sage
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago