The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South Wales / Newport
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 12 5
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 18 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 15.25% 13.23% 23.71%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 69.23% 56.82% 77.97%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 45
Median salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £40,000 £30,842
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,500 £40,000
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 Newport with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 26 44 59
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 22.03% 23.28% 30.41%
Number of salaries quoted 25 41 58
Median salary £34,174 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.05% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £37,273 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,970 £37,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Newport

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Newport over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Newport region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 35 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 34 (53.97%) C#
3 34 (53.97%) MVC
4 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (44.44%) Web Services
7 26 (41.27%) Software Engineering
8 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 24 (38.10%) SQL
10 23 (36.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
12 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
13 19 (30.16%) T-SQL
13 19 (30.16%) Java
14 18 (28.57%) TDD
15 17 (26.98%) Spring
15 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
15 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
15 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (26.98%) REST
16 15 (23.81%) SOAP
16 15 (23.81%) BDD
16 15 (23.81%) RESTful
16 15 (23.81%) Test Automation
16 15 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
17 14 (22.22%) jQuery
17 14 (22.22%) WebSphere
17 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
17 14 (22.22%) EJB

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 14 (22.22%) IIS
1 14 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 14 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) IaaS
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (6.35%) PaaS
1 4 (6.35%) SaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Office 365
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Firewall
2 3 (4.76%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.59%) DNS
4 1 (1.59%) LAN
4 1 (1.59%) NAS
4 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.59%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (17.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.59%) Biml
8 1 (1.59%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.59%) Ingres
8 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.59%) MySQL
8 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.59%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.59%) Power BI
8 1 (1.59%) PowerPivot
8 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Visual Studio
2 14 (22.22%) Eclipse
2 14 (22.22%) Maven
2 14 (22.22%) Subversion
3 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.52%) Artifactory
4 6 (9.52%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.94%) Cucumber
5 5 (7.94%) IntelliJ
5 5 (7.94%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.59%) JIRA
6 1 (1.59%) JMeter
6 1 (1.59%) Selenium
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Advertising
3 5 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (46.03%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.40%) Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
5 7 (11.11%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Business Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 5 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.94%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
7 5 (7.94%) VB.NET Developer
8 4 (6.35%) CRM Officer
8 4 (6.35%) Development Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (61.90%) .NET
2 35 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 28 (44.44%) Web Services
4 25 (39.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (26.98%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (26.98%) Hibernate
5 17 (26.98%) REST
5 17 (26.98%) Spring
6 15 (23.81%) RESTful
6 15 (23.81%) SOAP
7 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 14 (22.22%) EJB
7 14 (22.22%) HTML
7 14 (22.22%) jQuery
7 14 (22.22%) XML
8 13 (20.63%) Java SE
9 8 (12.70%) CSS
9 8 (12.70%) Middleware
10 6 (9.52%) Play Framework
10 6 (9.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) User Experience
2 6 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.59%) EPoS
5 1 (1.59%) Fintech
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.59%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Android
6 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (53.97%) MVC
2 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (41.27%) Software Engineering
4 20 (31.75%) Unit Testing
5 18 (28.57%) TDD
6 15 (23.81%) BDD
6 15 (23.81%) Continuous Deployment
6 15 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 13 (20.63%) Customer Insight
7 13 (20.63%) Performance Optimisation
8 12 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (19.05%) SDLC
9 10 (15.87%) Scrum
10 7 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 6 (9.52%) Functional Programming
11 6 (9.52%) ITIL
12 5 (7.94%) CRM
13 4 (6.35%) Kimball Methodology
13 4 (6.35%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (6.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) C#
2 24 (38.10%) SQL
3 19 (30.16%) Java
3 19 (30.16%) T-SQL
4 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
5 7 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) PHP
7 1 (1.59%) Scala
7 1 (1.59%) VB
7 1 (1.59%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) CCNA
2 2 (3.17%) CCNP
2 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.17%) MCSA
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.46%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 11 (17.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.76%) Docker
3 3 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) vRealize
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) IBM
3 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco
4 5 (7.94%) Google
4 5 (7.94%) VMware
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 3 (4.76%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Dell
6 2 (3.17%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Meraki
7 1 (1.59%) Actian
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos
7 1 (1.59%) Splunk
7 1 (1.59%) Xamarin