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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 62 85 94
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 35 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.76% 1.19% 0.088%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.46% 4.19% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 1
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
370 382 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 29.20% 28.32% 29.20%
Number of salaries quoted 325 339 299
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 £26,700 £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 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 30 October 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 30 October 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
South Wales +27 33 £37,500 -2.59% 8
North Wales - 1 - - 1
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (85.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (81.16%) SQL
4 47 (68.12%) T-SQL
5 42 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 36 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
8 33 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
9 31 (44.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 29 (42.03%) ETL
11 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (36.23%) OLAP
13 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (34.78%) OLAP Cube
14 19 (27.54%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (23.19%) Kimball Methodology
16 15 (21.74%) Clustering
17 13 (18.84%) Retail
17 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
17 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
17 13 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
18 12 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
18 12 (17.39%) Windows
18 12 (17.39%) Middleware
18 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (17.39%) Data Management
19 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 11 (15.94%) .NET
19 11 (15.94%) C#
19 11 (15.94%) Mentoring

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 8 (11.59%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) OSPF
2 1 (1.45%) BGP
2 1 (1.45%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.45%) DHCP
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 59 (85.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (60.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (47.83%) Data Warehouse
5 31 (44.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (40.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 25 (36.23%) OLAP
8 24 (34.78%) OLAP Cube
9 19 (27.54%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2000
12 5 (7.25%) DTS
12 5 (7.25%) OLTP
13 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
14 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
14 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
14 1 (1.45%) MySQL
14 1 (1.45%) DB2
14 1 (1.45%) Oracle OLAP
14 1 (1.45%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) NUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.90%) NCover
5 1 (1.45%) MSTest
5 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.84%) Retail
2 9 (13.04%) Legal
3 8 (11.59%) Finance
4 7 (10.14%) Electronics
5 5 (7.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.45%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 41 (59.42%) Developer
2 26 (37.68%) Senior Developer
2 26 (37.68%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 25 (36.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 15 (21.74%) DBA
5 10 (14.49%) SQL Developer
6 9 (13.04%) SQL DBA
7 8 (11.59%) Administrator
8 7 (10.14%) Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) QA Analyst
10 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Test Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.90%) QA Test Analyst
11 2 (2.90%) Senior DBA
11 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Agile Test Analyst
12 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.39%) Middleware
2 11 (15.94%) .NET
3 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET
3 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (5.80%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.80%) WCF
5 3 (4.35%) NHibernate
5 3 (4.35%) MonoRail
5 3 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
6 2 (2.90%) REST
6 2 (2.90%) COM
6 2 (2.90%) SOAP
6 2 (2.90%) Web Services
6 2 (2.90%) XML
7 1 (1.45%) XSLT
7 1 (1.45%) CSS
7 1 (1.45%) HTML
7 1 (1.45%) LAMP
7 1 (1.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.74%) Clustering
3 10 (14.49%) Replication
4 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.45%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.45%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (52.17%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (42.03%) ETL
3 16 (23.19%) Kimball Methodology
4 13 (18.84%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.84%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (17.39%) Data Management
5 12 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
5 12 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (15.94%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.14%) MVC
8 5 (7.25%) Project Management
9 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.80%) TDD
9 4 (5.80%) Software Testing
9 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (4.35%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.35%) Database Tuning
10 3 (4.35%) OO
11 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) SQL
2 47 (68.12%) T-SQL
3 11 (15.94%) C#
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.90%) ISEB
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.45%) MCSD
4 1 (1.45%) HND
4 1 (1.45%) MCSA
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP
4 1 (1.45%) CCNA
4 1 (1.45%) CCDP
4 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 2 (2.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 35 (50.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Cognos
3 2 (2.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.45%) Cisco
4 1 (1.45%) Dell
4 1 (1.45%) Citrix
4 1 (1.45%) Juniper
4 1 (1.45%) Lotus
4 1 (1.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.45%) VMware
4 1 (1.45%) Red Gate
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £39,239 to £47,088 per annum Negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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