The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 23 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 Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 18 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 2.27% 1.67% 6.25%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.56% 7.69% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
18 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 40.91% 21.67% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 16
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server 2008
South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Torfaen region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Torfaen

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 1 £32,500 +30.00%
SQL Server 2008
South Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 3 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (11.11%) VB6
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Junior Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Junior
4 4 (44.44%) Junior .NET Developer
5 3 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft