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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 4 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 10 38 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 11.76% 36.54% 25.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 50.00% 90.48% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 9
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 £24,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £40,000 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
20 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.53% 40.38% 36.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 40 13
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 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 24 (66.67%) C#
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 19 (52.78%) SQL
4 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
5 15 (41.67%) CSS
5 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (41.67%) HTML
5 15 (41.67%) WinForms
5 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
6 11 (30.56%) WCF
6 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
6 11 (30.56%) Windows
7 10 (27.78%) XML
7 10 (27.78%) MVC
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (25.00%) XSLT
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
9 8 (22.22%) GIS
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 8 (22.22%) Blackberry
9 8 (22.22%) Mercurial
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (22.22%) Android
9 8 (22.22%) WPF
9 8 (22.22%) Silverlight
9 8 (22.22%) LINQ
9 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) FileNet
3 1 (2.78%) LiveCycle
3 1 (2.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.33%) Star Schema
4 3 (8.33%) OLAP
4 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (22.22%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.56%) NCover
3 2 (5.56%) NUnit
3 2 (5.56%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.78%) Subversion
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.78%) Hudson
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Test Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Automated Test Engineer
7 5 (13.89%) Software Test Engineer
8 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Programmer
10 2 (5.56%) Junior
10 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Software Support Analyst
10 2 (5.56%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) HTML
3 15 (41.67%) .NET Framework
3 15 (41.67%) WinForms
4 11 (30.56%) WCF
5 10 (27.78%) XML
6 9 (25.00%) XSLT
7 8 (22.22%) WPF
7 8 (22.22%) Silverlight
7 8 (22.22%) LINQ
7 8 (22.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (11.11%) Web Services
10 3 (8.33%) XHTML
11 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (5.56%) HTML5
12 1 (2.78%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 8 (22.22%) GIS
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Android
2 8 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) Android Development
2 8 (22.22%) iOS Development
3 7 (19.44%) OO
4 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
5 5 (13.89%) Scrum
5 5 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) OOD
7 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 3 (8.33%) ETL
7 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (52.78%) SQL
3 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.78%) Groovy
5 1 (2.78%) Scala
5 1 (2.78%) Clojure
5 1 (2.78%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) MCSE
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 4 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Twitter
5 1 (2.78%) Adobe
5 1 (2.78%) HP