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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 6 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 11 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 15.94% 29.17% 14.75%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 68.75% 65.63% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,750 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% +9.82%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
16 32 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 23.19% 44.44% 24.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 11
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £22,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +49.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
2 19 (90.48%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
3 18 (85.71%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) CSS
5 12 (57.14%) HTML5
5 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) MVC
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (42.86%) jQuery
8 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (33.33%) Scrum
10 6 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (28.57%) Degree
11 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (23.81%) OO
11 5 (23.81%) OOD
11 5 (23.81%) TDD
12 4 (19.05%) B2B
12 4 (19.05%) Android
12 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
12 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
12 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
12 4 (19.05%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (19.05%) TypeScript

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) NCover
2 2 (9.52%) NUnit
2 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) ASP.NET
3 18 (85.71%) HTML
4 13 (61.90%) CSS
5 12 (57.14%) HTML5
6 9 (42.86%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (23.81%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
9 4 (19.05%) WCF
10 3 (14.29%) XHTML
10 3 (14.29%) Durandal
11 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (4.76%) Ajax
11 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
11 1 (4.76%) Web Services
11 1 (4.76%) XML
11 1 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Android
1 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 7 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (23.81%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) OOD
5 4 (19.05%) B2B
5 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Kanban
8 1 (4.76%) UX Design
8 1 (4.76%) Product Management
8 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
1 19 (90.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (19.05%) TypeScript
4 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft