The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2012 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 2012 over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 56 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 41 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.24% 1.37% 0.38%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 12.73% 4.66% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 4
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,200 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,900 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
SQL Server 2012
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
322 386 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.43% 29.40% 30.59%
Number of salaries quoted 283 356 287
Average salary £37,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2012
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2012 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Wales region.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Trend in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Server 2012 Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL Server 2012
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 2012 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 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 +28 37 £40,000 +11.11% 4
West Wales +6 2 £26,000 -10.34% 3
North Wales - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012.

1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 51 (83.61%) SQL
3 46 (75.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 43 (70.49%) T-SQL
5 39 (63.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (49.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (47.54%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
9 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 24 (39.34%) OLAP
10 24 (39.34%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (37.70%) ETL
12 17 (27.87%) Windows
13 16 (26.23%) Kimball Methodology
14 15 (24.59%) C#
14 15 (24.59%) .NET
15 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
16 12 (19.67%) Middleware
16 12 (19.67%) Data Management
16 12 (19.67%) Data Cleansing
17 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
17 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
17 11 (18.03%) MVC
17 11 (18.03%) Retail
17 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
18 10 (16.39%) WCF
18 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
18 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) OSPF
2 1 (1.64%) BGP
2 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.64%) Firewall
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.64%) DHCP
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (75.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (63.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (49.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 27 (44.26%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (42.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 24 (39.34%) OLAP
8 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (6.56%) Data Mining
11 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (1.64%) MS Access
12 1 (1.64%) MySQL
12 1 (1.64%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.20%) NUnit
3 3 (4.92%) Subversion
3 3 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.28%) NCover
4 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.28%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.64%) MSTest
General
1 11 (18.03%) Retail
2 7 (11.48%) Legal
3 6 (9.84%) Finance
4 5 (8.20%) Electronics
5 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Marketing
6 1 (1.64%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 44 (72.13%) Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Senior Developer
2 26 (42.62%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 25 (40.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 9 (14.75%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
6 7 (11.48%) Administrator
6 7 (11.48%) Analyst
6 7 (11.48%) DBA
7 5 (8.20%) SQL DBA
8 4 (6.56%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.64%) Business Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Network Engineer
10 1 (1.64%) Analyst Programmer
10 1 (1.64%) Programmer
10 1 (1.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) .NET
2 12 (19.67%) Middleware
3 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET
4 10 (16.39%) WCF
5 8 (13.11%) .NET Framework
6 7 (11.48%) HTML
6 7 (11.48%) WinForms
6 7 (11.48%) CSS
6 7 (11.48%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (8.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (4.92%) Castle Windsor
10 3 (4.92%) MonoRail
10 3 (4.92%) NHibernate
11 1 (1.64%) COM
11 1 (1.64%) SOAP
11 1 (1.64%) Web Services
11 1 (1.64%) XML
11 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Management Information System
3 7 (11.48%) Replication
3 7 (11.48%) Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.64%) UNIX
7 1 (1.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (47.54%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (37.70%) ETL
3 16 (26.23%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
5 12 (19.67%) Data Management
5 12 (19.67%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (18.03%) MVC
7 10 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (16.39%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (11.48%) Data Analysis
9 6 (9.84%) Scrum
10 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.56%) Software Testing
11 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
12 3 (4.92%) OO
12 3 (4.92%) TDD
12 3 (4.92%) Database Tuning
12 3 (4.92%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
13 2 (3.28%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (83.61%) SQL
2 43 (70.49%) T-SQL
3 15 (24.59%) C#
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) ISEB
3 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSD
3 1 (1.64%) HND
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
3 1 (1.64%) CCNP
3 1 (1.64%) CCNA
3 1 (1.64%) CCDP
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.64%) Dell
2 1 (1.64%) Citrix
2 1 (1.64%) Juniper
2 1 (1.64%) Lotus
2 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.64%) VMware
2 1 (1.64%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle
2 1 (1.64%) Cognos
2 1 (1.64%) Cisco
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