The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 12 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.27% 23.08% 22.92%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 70.59% 93.75% 68.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 11
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,850 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
17 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 41.46% 24.62% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 16
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
SQL Server
South Wales

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in Torfaen

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Torfaen

SQL Server
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 within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 17 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
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Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 12 £40,000 +14.28% 3
SQL Server
South Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 25 (75.76%) C#
3 25 (75.76%) MS Excel
4 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
5 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (48.48%) SQL
7 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
9 13 (39.39%) Web Services
10 12 (36.36%) SOAP
10 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (36.36%) REST
11 11 (33.33%) XML
12 9 (27.27%) OO
12 9 (27.27%) MVC
12 9 (27.27%) OOD
13 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
13 6 (18.18%) SOA
13 6 (18.18%) Scrum
13 6 (18.18%) Windows
13 6 (18.18%) VB
13 6 (18.18%) IIS
14 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
14 5 (15.15%) WCF
14 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
15 4 (12.12%) MSTest
15 4 (12.12%) HTML
15 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 6 (18.18%) IIS
2 5 (15.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 25 (75.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SMTP
1 1 (3.03%) FTP
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
1 1 (3.03%) HTTPS
1 1 (3.03%) SSL
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
1 4 (12.12%) MSTest
2 3 (9.09%) Moq
2 3 (9.09%) NUnit
General
1 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Developer
2 13 (39.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Junior
4 7 (21.21%) Junior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) .NET Architect
5 6 (18.18%) Architect
6 5 (15.15%) Analyst
6 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Technical Architect
7 4 (12.12%) Technical Architect
7 4 (12.12%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
8 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 3 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
10 1 (3.03%) Systems Manager
10 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
10 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (81.82%) .NET
2 23 (69.70%) ASP.NET
3 13 (39.39%) Web Services
4 12 (36.36%) SOAP
4 12 (36.36%) REST
5 11 (33.33%) XML
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 5 (15.15%) WCF
7 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (12.12%) HTML
9 3 (9.09%) HTML5
9 3 (9.09%) WinForms
9 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (3.03%) jQuery
11 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.03%) Spring
11 1 (3.03%) Ajax
11 1 (3.03%) Java EE
11 1 (3.03%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Solaris
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) OO
2 9 (27.27%) OOD
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 6 (18.18%) SOA
4 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 3 (9.09%) Project Management
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) ERP
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
5 3 (9.09%) Product Management
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.06%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) UML
7 1 (3.03%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 16 (48.48%) SQL
3 14 (42.42%) VB.NET
4 6 (18.18%) VB
5 3 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB6
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (51.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Sybase
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Borland
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