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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 3 10 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.69% 12.20% 36.27%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 52.63% 90.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 36
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,300 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
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
3 19 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.69% 23.17% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 40
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VBA
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) SLA
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
5 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior IT Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Android
4 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) OOP
1 2 (22.22%) OO
1 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Android Development
2 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Sage