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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 55 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 43 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.29% 1.18% 0.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 13.11% 4.07% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 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 £27,600 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £43,550
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
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
328 369 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.11% 28.92% 32.64%
Number of salaries quoted 301 338 299
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +29 39 £40,000 +11.11% 6
West Wales +9 2 £26,000 -10.34%
North Wales - 1 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 48 (84.21%) SQL
3 41 (71.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (70.18%) T-SQL
5 37 (64.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
11 21 (36.84%) OLAP
12 20 (35.09%) ETL
13 17 (29.82%) Windows
14 16 (28.07%) .NET
14 16 (28.07%) C#
15 14 (24.56%) Kimball Methodology
16 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
16 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
16 12 (21.05%) WCF
17 11 (19.30%) Retail
17 11 (19.30%) MVC
18 10 (17.54%) Middleware
18 10 (17.54%) Data Management
18 10 (17.54%) Data Cleansing
19 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
19 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
19 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
19 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
20 8 (14.04%) CSS

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (12.28%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SAN
1 1 (1.75%) OSPF
1 1 (1.75%) BGP
1 1 (1.75%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 41 (71.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (64.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (50.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (42.11%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (40.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 21 (36.84%) OLAP
8 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (12.28%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
11 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (1.75%) MS Access
11 1 (1.75%) MySQL
11 1 (1.75%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) NUnit
3 3 (5.26%) Subversion
3 3 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.51%) NCover
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.51%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.75%) MSTest
General
1 11 (19.30%) Retail
2 8 (14.04%) Legal
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Electronics
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 43 (75.44%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Senior Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
4 11 (19.30%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.04%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) DBA
7 5 (8.77%) SQL DBA
8 4 (7.02%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
9 2 (3.51%) Senior DBA
9 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Business Developer
10 1 (1.75%) Network Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Design Engineer
10 1 (1.75%) Data Analyst
10 1 (1.75%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (28.07%) .NET
2 12 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 12 (21.05%) WCF
3 10 (17.54%) Middleware
4 8 (14.04%) WinForms
4 8 (14.04%) HTML
4 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
4 8 (14.04%) CSS
4 8 (14.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (5.26%) MonoRail
7 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
8 1 (1.75%) XML
8 1 (1.75%) XSLT
8 1 (1.75%) jQuery
8 1 (1.75%) WPF
8 1 (1.75%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Replication
2 6 (10.53%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.75%) UNIX
7 1 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (45.61%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (35.09%) ETL
3 14 (24.56%) Kimball Methodology
4 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 11 (19.30%) MVC
6 10 (17.54%) Data Management
6 10 (17.54%) Data Cleansing
7 9 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (14.04%) Data Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Scrum
9 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.02%) Software Testing
9 4 (7.02%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.26%) TDD
10 3 (5.26%) OO
10 3 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (5.26%) Database Tuning
10 3 (5.26%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.51%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.51%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (84.21%) SQL
2 40 (70.18%) T-SQL
3 16 (28.07%) C#
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CCNP
3 1 (1.75%) CCNA
3 1 (1.75%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (38.60%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.75%) Dell
2 1 (1.75%) Citrix
2 1 (1.75%) Juniper
2 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.75%) VMware
2 1 (1.75%) Red Gate
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco
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