The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 12 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 38 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 7.55% 46.34% 19.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 44.44% 84.44% 70.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3 38 16
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
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
9 45 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 16.98% 54.88% 27.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7 45 22
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

SQL Server Salary Trend in West Wales

SQL Server
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 within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -10 4 £37,500 +7.14%
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing SQL Server 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.

1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) HTML5
4 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) SQL
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 4 (26.67%) jQuery
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
8 4 (26.67%) Android
9 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
9 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (20.00%) TDD
9 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
9 3 (20.00%) B2B

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing SQL Server 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 4 (26.67%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 12 (80.00%) HTML5
4 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
6 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (13.33%) Durandal
7 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Android
1 4 (26.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
4 3 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) B2B
5 2 (13.33%) OOP
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) OOD
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) CoffeeScript
3 3 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft