Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 4 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -15
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 19 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 19.59% 21.09% 7.61%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 57.58% 75.00% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 9
North Wales median annual salary £50,000 £38,750 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.03% +35.96% -15.56%
10th Percentile £31,750 £25,875 £24,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £45,000 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 33 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 34.02% 28.13% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 32
North Wales median annual salary £45,000 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.14% -19.44% +28.57%
10th Percentile £28,175 £26,375 £25,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.39% -3.75% +14.29%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in North Wales

SQL Server
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in North Wales

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in North Wales over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in North Wales

SQL Server
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire 0 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Denbighshire +5 5 £57,500 +35.29%
Wrexham -3 3 £45,000 +125.00% 5
SQL Server
Wales

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 8 (42.11%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) CRM
6 6 (31.58%) ERP
6 6 (31.58%) HTML5
6 6 (31.58%) .NET Core
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (26.32%) Docker
7 5 (26.32%) Microservices
7 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
7 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
7 5 (26.32%) Degree
7 5 (26.32%) X++
7 5 (26.32%) MorphX
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) Release Management
7 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (26.32%) ODBC
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (26.32%) Logistics
7 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 2 (10.53%) nginx
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospike
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MorphX
2 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) AccuRev
3 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Games
1 5 (26.32%) Law
1 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) C# Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (73.68%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) HTML
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Core
3 6 (31.58%) HTML5
4 5 (26.32%) ODBC
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.53%) CSS
6 2 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (10.53%) XML
7 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.26%) ADO
7 1 (5.26%) ADO.NET
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) JSON
7 1 (5.26%) SOAP
7 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) AIX
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 6 (31.58%) ERP
4 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Logistics
4 5 (26.32%) Microservices
4 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Release Management
4 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.26%) DevOps
6 1 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
6 1 (5.26%) TDD
6 1 (5.26%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) TypeScript
3 5 (26.32%) X++
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) C
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) Delphi
5 1 (5.26%) Java
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Docker
2 2 (10.53%) LXC
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Xamarin
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) VMware