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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 14 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 15.22% 33.67% 21.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 63.64% 86.84% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 31 8
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £28,600
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
22 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.91% 38.78% 31.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 12
Average salary £26,000 £27,500 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,300 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 28 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 44 (80.00%) .NET
2 41 (74.55%) C#
3 34 (61.82%) ASP.NET
4 32 (58.18%) WinForms
5 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
6 25 (45.45%) Visual Studio
7 18 (32.73%) Windows
8 17 (30.91%) SQL
9 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
9 15 (27.27%) WCF
10 14 (25.45%) HTML
10 14 (25.45%) CSS
10 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
11 13 (23.64%) OO
11 13 (23.64%) MVC
11 13 (23.64%) WPF
12 10 (18.18%) Web Services
12 10 (18.18%) XML
12 10 (18.18%) XSLT
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle
13 9 (16.36%) GIS
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 10g
13 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
13 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (16.36%) Silverlight
13 9 (16.36%) LINQ
13 9 (16.36%) Android
13 9 (16.36%) Mercurial

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
2 1 (1.82%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 10g
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (16.36%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.55%) MySQL
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.45%) OLAP
6 3 (5.45%) Star Schema
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (16.36%) Mercurial
3 6 (10.91%) NUnit
4 4 (7.27%) MSTest
4 4 (7.27%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (7.27%) Moq
5 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
5 2 (3.64%) NCover
6 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) Subversion
6 1 (1.82%) Maven
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Developer
2 25 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 22 (40.00%) C# Developer
4 18 (32.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (23.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (23.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (14.55%) Software Engineer
6 8 (14.55%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Automated Test Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Programmer
8 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (80.00%) .NET
2 34 (61.82%) ASP.NET
3 32 (58.18%) WinForms
4 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 15 (27.27%) WCF
5 14 (25.45%) HTML
5 14 (25.45%) CSS
6 13 (23.64%) WPF
7 10 (18.18%) Web Services
7 10 (18.18%) XML
7 10 (18.18%) XSLT
8 9 (16.36%) Silverlight
8 9 (16.36%) LINQ
8 9 (16.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (7.27%) jQuery
9 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (7.27%) Spring.NET
9 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (7.27%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (7.27%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) GIS
1 9 (16.36%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (32.73%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Android
2 9 (16.36%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.64%) OO
1 13 (23.64%) MVC
2 9 (16.36%) Android Development
2 9 (16.36%) iOS Development
3 8 (14.55%) Web Application Development
4 7 (12.73%) Scrum
4 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
6 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.09%) TDD
7 4 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.27%) Kanban
7 4 (7.27%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (7.27%) Analytics
7 4 (7.27%) MVVM
8 3 (5.45%) Test Scripting
8 3 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) C#
2 17 (30.91%) SQL
3 14 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.82%) Clojure
5 1 (1.82%) Scala
5 1 (1.82%) Groovy
5 1 (1.82%) VBScript
5 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.27%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) MCSA
2 3 (5.45%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.45%) Cognos
5 2 (3.64%) Adobe
6 1 (1.82%) Twitter
6 1 (1.82%) VMware
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) IBM
6 1 (1.82%) HP
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