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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 5 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.69% 8.77% 6.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.00% 50.00% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 3
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% +9.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £30,400 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,000 £36,100
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
25 10 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 39.06% 17.54% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 23
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £34,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
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 30 July 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 30 July 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
(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 +12 19 £40,000 +19.40%
SQL Server
South Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (75.00%) .NET
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
3 22 (68.75%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 15 (46.88%) OO
6 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
7 11 (34.38%) MVC
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) OOD
9 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
9 9 (28.13%) WCF
10 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (25.00%) Windows
10 8 (25.00%) IIS
10 8 (25.00%) XML
10 8 (25.00%) WinForms
11 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
11 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
11 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (21.88%) HTML5
11 7 (21.88%) TDD
11 7 (21.88%) Retail
12 6 (18.75%) NUnit
12 6 (18.75%) Product Management
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (18.75%) Moq
12 6 (18.75%) PaaS
12 6 (18.75%) MSTest
12 6 (18.75%) IaaS

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (25.00%) IIS
2 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.75%) PaaS
1 6 (18.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) SMTP
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) VPN
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) NUnit
1 6 (18.75%) Moq
1 6 (18.75%) MSTest
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Graduate
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Junior
4 3 (9.38%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (75.00%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) HTML
4 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
4 9 (28.13%) WCF
5 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 8 (25.00%) XML
5 8 (25.00%) WinForms
6 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.88%) HTML5
7 3 (9.38%) CSS
7 3 (9.38%) XHTML
8 1 (3.13%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) Web Services
8 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Replication
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Open Source
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
3 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) OO
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) OOD
4 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.88%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Product Management
5 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 5 (15.63%) Logistics
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) OOP
8 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 3 (9.38%) SOA
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
8 3 (9.38%) Web Development
8 3 (9.38%) Data Entry
8 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
1 22 (68.75%) C#
2 7 (21.88%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
6 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) MCSD
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle