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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Rank 66 86 86
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 36 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.78% 1.17% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 8.39% 4.50% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 36 10 5
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £32,550 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,900 £35,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
429 333 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.13% 25.87% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 398 297 350
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +30 36 £35,000 -2.09% 5
SQL Server 2012
UK

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 66 (85.71%) SQL
3 63 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 58 (75.32%) T-SQL
5 51 (66.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
8 40 (51.95%) ETL
8 40 (51.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (49.35%) Data Warehouse
10 32 (41.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2005
12 24 (31.17%) OLAP
13 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
13 23 (29.87%) OLAP Cube
14 21 (27.27%) Clustering
15 19 (24.68%) OLTP
16 17 (22.08%) Kimball Methodology
17 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
17 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
17 16 (20.78%) Finance
18 14 (18.18%) Banking
18 14 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
19 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
19 13 (16.88%) Windows
20 12 (15.58%) Cognos
20 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2000
21 11 (14.29%) DTS
21 11 (14.29%) Retail
21 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services

SQL Server 2012
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 (9.09%) IIS
2 2 (2.60%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.30%) SAS
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
3 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.30%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Cognos Controller
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) SAN
2 3 (3.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 63 (81.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (66.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (51.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (49.35%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (41.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (31.17%) OLAP
9 23 (29.87%) OLAP Cube
10 19 (24.68%) OLTP
11 12 (15.58%) SQL Server 2000
12 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 11 (14.29%) DTS
13 4 (5.19%) Data Mining
13 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
14 3 (3.90%) MySQL
15 1 (1.30%) DB2
15 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 1 (1.30%) Star Schema
15 1 (1.30%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.60%) NUnit
2 2 (2.60%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.60%) NCover
3 1 (1.30%) MSTest
General
1 16 (20.78%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 11 (14.29%) Retail
4 9 (11.69%) Legal
5 8 (10.39%) Electronics
6 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (53.25%) Developer
2 27 (35.06%) Senior Developer
3 23 (29.87%) DBA
4 20 (25.97%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 19 (24.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 11 (14.29%) SQL DBA
7 10 (12.99%) SQL Developer
7 10 (12.99%) Analyst
7 10 (12.99%) Administrator
8 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (6.49%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.49%) Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) ETL Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Developer Analyst
10 4 (5.19%) Senior Programmer
10 4 (5.19%) Senior ETL Developer
11 3 (3.90%) QA Analyst
11 3 (3.90%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.69%) Middleware
2 7 (9.09%) .NET
3 5 (6.49%) LINQ
3 5 (6.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 4 (5.19%) LINQ to SQL
4 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.19%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.19%) MDX
4 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (3.90%) COM
6 2 (2.60%) SOAP
6 2 (2.60%) Web Services
6 2 (2.60%) XML
6 2 (2.60%) LAMP
6 2 (2.60%) REST
7 1 (1.30%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (1.30%) Task Parallel Library
7 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (1.30%) PLINQ
7 1 (1.30%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.87%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (27.27%) Clustering
3 11 (14.29%) Replication
4 7 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.88%) Windows
2 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.60%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (63.64%) Business Intelligence
2 40 (51.95%) ETL
3 17 (22.08%) Kimball Methodology
4 16 (20.78%) Mentoring
5 14 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.99%) Project Management
7 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
8 9 (11.69%) Data Management
8 9 (11.69%) Data Cleansing
9 8 (10.39%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (5.19%) Data Migration
10 4 (5.19%) MVC
10 4 (5.19%) Migration
11 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.90%) Database Tuning
11 3 (3.90%) Software Testing
12 2 (2.60%) Test Scripting
12 2 (2.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (85.71%) SQL
2 58 (75.32%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.60%) ISEB
3 2 (2.60%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) MCSD
4 1 (1.30%) HND
4 1 (1.30%) MCSA
4 1 (1.30%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) QA
2 2 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.60%) vSphere
3 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 41 (53.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) Cognos
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.60%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.30%) Verint
5 1 (1.30%) Apple
5 1 (1.30%) Avaya
5 1 (1.30%) Lotus
5 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.30%) Cisco
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
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