The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 8 30 10
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 26 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 26.26% 3.08% 24.53%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 43.33% 7.69% 59.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 13
Average salary £26,000 £34,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.17% -0.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £42,600 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,516
% change year-on-year
- +6.62%
SQL Server
South 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 Torfaen region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
60 52 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 60.61% 40.00% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 51 52 22
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £31,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +22 26 £26,000 -25.17% 3
SQL Server
South Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (77.14%) Oracle
2 18 (51.43%) SDLC
3 17 (48.57%) SQL
4 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) .NET
6 12 (34.29%) C#
7 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (25.71%) OO
9 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
9 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
9 9 (25.71%) Web Services
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL
10 8 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
11 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
12 6 (17.14%) Data Entry
12 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.14%) SOA
13 5 (14.29%) SLA
13 5 (14.29%) ISEB
13 5 (14.29%) Finance
13 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
13 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
13 5 (14.29%) Degree
13 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
13 5 (14.29%) QA
13 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (8.57%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) Mule
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) SaaS
2 3 (8.57%) IaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Moq
1 3 (8.57%) MSTest
1 3 (8.57%) NUnit
2 2 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Ant
3 1 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (2.86%) Maven
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Junior
3 6 (17.14%) Junior Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Developer
5 4 (11.43%) SQL Support Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Software Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
2 9 (25.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 4 (11.43%) HTML5
3 4 (11.43%) XML
4 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (8.57%) WCF
4 3 (8.57%) WinForms
5 1 (2.86%) CSS
5 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.86%) Java EE
5 1 (2.86%) JDBC
5 1 (2.86%) JMS
5 1 (2.86%) JSP
5 1 (2.86%) SOAP
5 1 (2.86%) XSD
5 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 5 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Unix
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) SDLC
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) OO
4 8 (22.86%) ITIL
4 8 (22.86%) Test Scripting
5 6 (17.14%) Data Entry
5 6 (17.14%) SOA
5 6 (17.14%) Software Engineering
6 5 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 5 (14.29%) Manual Testing
7 4 (11.43%) MVC
7 4 (11.43%) OOD
7 4 (11.43%) Scrum
8 3 (8.57%) SOLID
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
9 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) SQL
2 12 (34.29%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) ISEB
2 5 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Oracle
2 10 (28.57%) Microsoft