Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 6 11
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 53 69 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 23.04% 38.55% 22.90%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 88.33% 82.14% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 51 66 28
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +53.85% -25.71%
10th Percentile £24,500 £28,750 £17,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £44,525
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £26,000
% change year-on-year - +53.85% -25.71%

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 Swansea with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 60 84 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 26.09% 46.93% 29.77%
Number of salaries quoted 56 80 36
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £27,864
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% +40.86% -25.70%
10th Percentile £22,875 £28,750 £17,375
90th Percentile £50,000 £57,500 £42,875
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £27,864
% change year-on-year +6.67% +34.58% -25.70%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Swansea

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Swansea

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Swansea over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swansea

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 35 (66.04%) C#
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (52.83%) MVC
4 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET
4 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (49.06%) TDD
6 25 (47.17%) WCF
7 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (45.28%) SQL
7 24 (45.28%) Git (software)
8 22 (41.51%) RESTful
8 22 (41.51%) Ruby
8 22 (41.51%) .NET Framework
8 22 (41.51%) SQL Server 2016
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 22 (41.51%) Code First Entity Framework
8 22 (41.51%) BDD
8 22 (41.51%) NoSQL
8 22 (41.51%) Entity Framework
8 22 (41.51%) Node.js
8 22 (41.51%) Web Application Development
8 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.98%) Migration
10 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
11 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 5 (9.43%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.66%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon S3
3 5 (9.43%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (9.43%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (9.43%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (9.43%) IaaS
3 5 (9.43%) Route 53
3 5 (9.43%) Serverless
4 1 (1.89%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.89%) Office 365
4 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 1 (1.89%) DHCP
2 1 (1.89%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (41.51%) NoSQL
1 22 (41.51%) SQL Server 2016
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (9.43%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (9.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (45.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.43%) Ant
3 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.43%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) TeamCity
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
1 3 (5.66%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (3.77%) Advertising
2 2 (3.77%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 27 (50.94%) C# Developer
3 25 (47.17%) .NET Developer
3 25 (47.17%) C# .NET Developer
4 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 22 (41.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) Data Analyst
6 6 (11.32%) DBA
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.32%) SQL DBA
7 5 (9.43%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Test Engineer
9 3 (5.66%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET
2 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (47.17%) WCF
4 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (41.51%) .NET Framework
5 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 22 (41.51%) Code First Entity Framework
5 22 (41.51%) Entity Framework
5 22 (41.51%) Node.js
5 22 (41.51%) RESTful
6 5 (9.43%) Ajax
6 5 (9.43%) CSS
6 5 (9.43%) HTML
7 3 (5.66%) jQuery
7 3 (5.66%) XML
8 2 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.77%) NHibernate
8 2 (3.77%) Sass
9 1 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (9.43%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (9.43%) Private Cloud
2 5 (9.43%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.66%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
1 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (52.83%) MVC
3 26 (49.06%) TDD
4 22 (41.51%) BDD
4 22 (41.51%) Web Application Development
5 9 (16.98%) Migration
6 8 (15.09%) DevOps
6 8 (15.09%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (11.32%) Scrum
7 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
8 5 (9.43%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (9.43%) Load Balancing
8 5 (9.43%) Web Development
9 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (7.55%) SDLC
9 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.66%) OO
10 3 (5.66%) OOP
10 3 (5.66%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 22 (41.51%) Ruby
4 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCSA
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.89%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (9.43%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOM
2 1 (1.89%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.89%) SCSM
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) VMware
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.43%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.89%) Citrix
4 1 (1.89%) HP