The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 39 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 64 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.05% 4.04% 5.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 15.88% 15.03% 17.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 44
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,550
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -11.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
SQL Server 2008
UK

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 Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
403 366 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 31.78% 26.87% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 355 323 290
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
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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
South Wales +13 59 £35,000 +7.69% 9
West Wales +6 5 £37,500 +7.14%
SQL Server 2008
UK

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 112 (86.15%) SQL
3 90 (69.23%) T-SQL
4 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
5 71 (54.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 68 (52.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 63 (48.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
9 51 (39.23%) Data Warehouse
10 45 (34.62%) ETL
11 42 (32.31%) .NET
12 39 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET
14 31 (23.85%) Finance
15 29 (22.31%) CSS
15 29 (22.31%) OLAP
15 29 (22.31%) HTML
15 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
15 29 (22.31%) MS Excel
16 27 (20.77%) VB.NET
16 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
16 27 (20.77%) OLAP Cube
17 25 (19.23%) C#
18 24 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (17.69%) Web Services
20 22 (16.92%) SOAP
21 21 (16.15%) XML
22 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 20 (15.38%) jQuery

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.38%) IIS
2 2 (1.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.77%) SaaS
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (0.77%) OSPF
2 1 (0.77%) BGP
2 1 (0.77%) EIGRP
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.77%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (54.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (52.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 63 (48.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (39.23%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (30.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 29 (22.31%) OLAP
8 27 (20.77%) SQL Server 2005
8 27 (20.77%) OLAP Cube
9 15 (11.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 15 (11.54%) OLTP
10 14 (10.77%) Crystal Reports
11 11 (8.46%) SQL Server 2000
12 10 (7.69%) DTS
13 7 (5.38%) Oracle Database
14 6 (4.62%) Oracle Database 11g
15 5 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
16 4 (3.08%) Data Mining
17 3 (2.31%) Relational Database
18 2 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.31%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.54%) NCover
4 2 (1.54%) NUnit
4 2 (1.54%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.77%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (23.85%) Finance
2 13 (10.00%) Retail
3 11 (8.46%) Banking
3 11 (8.46%) Legal
4 9 (6.92%) Electronics
5 2 (1.54%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.77%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 83 (63.85%) Developer
2 35 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 26 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 25 (19.23%) DBA
4 25 (19.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 21 (16.15%) Analyst
6 20 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 17 (13.08%) SQL Developer
8 14 (10.77%) SQL DBA
9 13 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (9.23%) Business Analyst
11 11 (8.46%) Administrator
11 11 (8.46%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (5.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (5.38%) Software Developer
13 6 (4.62%) Analyst Developer
14 4 (3.08%) SQL Server DBA
14 4 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
14 4 (3.08%) Junior Developer
14 4 (3.08%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (32.31%) .NET
2 38 (29.23%) ASP.NET
3 29 (22.31%) CSS
3 29 (22.31%) HTML
4 23 (17.69%) Web Services
5 22 (16.92%) SOAP
6 21 (16.15%) XML
7 20 (15.38%) jQuery
7 20 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 17 (13.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (10.77%) Middleware
10 13 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 13 (10.00%) LINQ to SQL
10 13 (10.00%) LINQ
11 8 (6.15%) HTML5
12 7 (5.38%) WCF
13 6 (4.62%) COM
14 5 (3.85%) REST
15 4 (3.08%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (3.08%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (14.62%) Clustering
3 12 (9.23%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.69%) Replication
5 4 (3.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.77%) FMCG
6 1 (0.77%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.23%) Windows
2 8 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) UNIX
5 3 (2.31%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.54%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.77%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (47.69%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (34.62%) ETL
3 24 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.62%) Kimball Methodology
4 19 (14.62%) Mentoring
5 18 (13.85%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (13.08%) MVC
7 14 (10.77%) Data Management
8 13 (10.00%) Web Development
8 13 (10.00%) Scrum
8 13 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.23%) Data Cleansing
10 11 (8.46%) OO
10 11 (8.46%) Project Management
10 11 (8.46%) TDD
11 7 (5.38%) Unit Testing
12 6 (4.62%) Migration
12 6 (4.62%) OOP
12 6 (4.62%) Data Migration
12 6 (4.62%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 112 (86.15%) SQL
2 90 (69.23%) T-SQL
3 29 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 27 (20.77%) VB.NET
5 25 (19.23%) C#
6 5 (3.85%) VBA
7 4 (3.08%) VB
7 4 (3.08%) CoffeeScript
7 4 (3.08%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.54%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.77%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.77%) Degree
2 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.54%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.54%) ISEB
4 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.77%) HND
4 1 (0.77%) CCNP
4 1 (0.77%) CCNA
4 1 (0.77%) CCDP
4 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.31%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 77 (59.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.00%) SAP
3 11 (8.46%) Cognos
4 10 (7.69%) Oracle
5 8 (6.15%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.77%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.77%) VMware
7 1 (0.77%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.77%) Cisco
7 1 (0.77%) Dell
7 1 (0.77%) Citrix
7 1 (0.77%) Juniper
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