Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 25 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 121 -
Rank change year-on-year +29 - -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 19 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.39% 0.48% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.18% 1.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 0
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 -

SQL Server 2016 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 South Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 367 600 703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.83% 31.88% 29.54%
Number of salaries quoted 340 515 597
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,000 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in South Wales

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in South Wales.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in South Wales

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in South Wales over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in South Wales

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 25 February 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
Cardiff +34 16 £42,500 +46.55% 1
Newport +4 3 £28,500 -41.24%
SQL Server 2016
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 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 South Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) Scrum
3 13 (68.42%) Kanban
3 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (68.42%) .NET
3 13 (68.42%) RESTful
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (68.42%) Dependency Injection
3 13 (68.42%) BDD
3 13 (68.42%) Internet
3 13 (68.42%) MVC
3 13 (68.42%) C#
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
3 13 (68.42%) KnockoutJS
3 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
3 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
3 13 (68.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 13 (68.42%) Hyperconnected
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (68.42%) Hyperconnected
1 13 (68.42%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) OLAP
5 1 (5.26%) Power BI
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) .NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# .NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Supervisor
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) SSIS Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Support Supervisor
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.26%) CRM Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
1 13 (68.42%) AngularJS
1 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET
1 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 13 (68.42%) ASP.NET Web API
1 13 (68.42%) KnockoutJS
1 13 (68.42%) RESTful
1 13 (68.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (68.42%) BDD
2 13 (68.42%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (68.42%) Dependency Injection
2 13 (68.42%) Kanban
2 13 (68.42%) MVC
2 13 (68.42%) Scrum
2 13 (68.42%) TDD
2 13 (68.42%) Web Application Development
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Data Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) Creative Thinking
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft