The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 3 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 27.27% 26.32% 1.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 64.52% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 1
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% +42.59%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 3 31 12
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 27.27% 40.79% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 11
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.87% +10.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Bridgend

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Bridgend

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Bridgend over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Veeam
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) Angular 2
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile First
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Veeam
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle