The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 62 48
Rank change year-on-year +15 -14  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 18 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.24% 1.86% 3.48%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 9.47% 6.16% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 23
Median salary £41,250 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.94% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,269 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012 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 Cardiff with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 190 211 214
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 34.17% 30.23% 32.38%
Number of salaries quoted 165 173 179
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -1.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing SQL Server 2012 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 2012 in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Cardiff.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Cardiff over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Cardiff

SQL Server 2012
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (46.43%) Windows
4 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
5 9 (32.14%) C#
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) ETL
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (25.00%) High Availability
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 6 (21.43%) MVC
8 6 (21.43%) BDD
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
8 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
9 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
9 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
10 4 (14.29%) EJB
10 4 (14.29%) IIS

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.29%) IIS
1 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Sage 200
1 3 (10.71%) Sage 50
2 1 (3.57%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (10.71%) Power BI
8 2 (7.14%) Big Data
8 2 (7.14%) Couchbase
8 2 (7.14%) Data Lake
8 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
8 2 (7.14%) NoSQL
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.57%) OLAP
9 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 4 (14.29%) Maven
2 4 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.14%) MbUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 2 (7.14%) MSTest
3 2 (7.14%) NUnit
3 2 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
3 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Database Developer
3 4 (14.29%) DBA
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (10.71%) IT Technician
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Database Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Support Technician
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) SSAS Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.29%) EJB
4 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
4 4 (14.29%) Java SE
4 4 (14.29%) Middleware
4 4 (14.29%) REST
4 4 (14.29%) RESTful
4 4 (14.29%) SOAP
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
4 4 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (10.71%) MDX
6 2 (7.14%) CSS
6 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) ETL
2 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 7 (25.00%) High Availability
3 6 (21.43%) BDD
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (14.29%) CRM
5 4 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 4 (14.29%) ERP
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.29%) Java
5 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) IBM
3 3 (10.71%) Sage
4 1 (3.57%) Infor
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago