The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 11 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 1 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.27% 4.26% 2.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 14.29% 20.00% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £20,000 £25,750 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.33% -16.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
7 20 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 15.91% 21.28% 32.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 26
Average salary £20,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in West Wales

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
Swansea +7 1 £20,000 -22.33%
SQL Server 2008
Wales

SQL Server 2008
Top 18 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Support
1 1 (50.00%) Junior IT Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft