The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 4 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 43 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.44% 25.00% 23.68%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 82.69% 85.00% 78.26%
Number of salaries quoted 43 16 17
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,250 £32,800
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
52 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 44.07% 29.41% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 52 18 22
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
West Wales

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 61 (91.04%) .NET
2 60 (89.55%) C#
3 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
4 50 (74.63%) WinForms
5 36 (53.73%) Visual Studio
6 25 (37.31%) Windows
7 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
8 21 (31.34%) MVC
9 20 (29.85%) WPF
10 19 (28.36%) OO
11 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
12 15 (22.39%) Web Services
12 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
13 14 (20.90%) CSS
13 14 (20.90%) HTML
13 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
13 14 (20.90%) WCF
14 13 (19.40%) MySQL
15 12 (17.91%) Scrum
15 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (17.91%) TDD
16 11 (16.42%) Kanban
16 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 11 (16.42%) Dependency Injection
16 11 (16.42%) XML
16 11 (16.42%) SQL
16 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 10 (14.93%) XSLT
17 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
3 1 (1.49%) Confluence
3 1 (1.49%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) ImageReady
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
2 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) MySQL
2 10 (14.93%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle Database
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 36 (53.73%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.43%) Mercurial
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (7.46%) NUnit
3 5 (7.46%) MSTest
3 5 (7.46%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (7.46%) Moq
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) Subversion
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Hudson
4 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (80.60%) Developer
2 43 (64.18%) .NET Developer
3 36 (53.73%) C# Developer
4 32 (47.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (28.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Automated Test Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Analyst
6 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
6 6 (8.96%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 3 (4.48%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.99%) Support Analyst
11 1 (1.49%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (91.04%) .NET
2 51 (76.12%) ASP.NET
3 50 (74.63%) WinForms
4 20 (29.85%) WPF
5 16 (23.88%) .NET Framework
6 15 (22.39%) Web Services
7 14 (20.90%) CSS
7 14 (20.90%) HTML
7 14 (20.90%) WCF
8 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (16.42%) XML
8 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (14.93%) XSLT
10 9 (13.43%) Silverlight
10 9 (13.43%) LINQ
10 9 (13.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (8.96%) RESTful
12 5 (7.46%) Spring.NET
12 5 (7.46%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) GIS
1 9 (13.43%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.46%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (37.31%) Windows
2 9 (13.43%) Android
2 9 (13.43%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
4 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) MVC
2 19 (28.36%) OO
3 15 (22.39%) Web Application Development
4 12 (17.91%) Scrum
4 12 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.91%) TDD
5 11 (16.42%) Kanban
5 11 (16.42%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (13.43%) Android Development
6 9 (13.43%) iOS Development
7 7 (10.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.96%) Waterfall
8 6 (8.96%) BDD
8 6 (8.96%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.96%) Automated Testing
9 5 (7.46%) Content Management
9 5 (7.46%) MVVM
10 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.48%) OOP
11 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 60 (89.55%) C#
2 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.42%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) Groovy
4 1 (1.49%) Scala
4 1 (1.49%) VBScript
4 1 (1.49%) Java
4 1 (1.49%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (2.99%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) MCSE
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Cisco
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) VMware
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) Twitter
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