Period
to 17 June 2019

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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 5 6
Rank change year-on-year -10 +1 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 13 45 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.38% 19.40% 28.52%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 77.59% 84.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 73
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +45.45%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £31,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £57,500
West Wales median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +34.45%

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 13 58 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.38% 25.00% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 86
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +43.55%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £57,500
West Wales median annual salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +37.93%

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 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swansea

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) Puppet
2 8 (61.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 8 (61.54%) CentOS
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (61.54%) Fedora
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 8 (61.54%) OpenStack
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 8 (61.54%) Ansible
2 8 (61.54%) Serverless
2 8 (61.54%) Single Sign-On
2 8 (61.54%) Storage Management
2 8 (61.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform

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 8 (61.54%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (61.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
2 8 (61.54%) Serverless
3 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) AccuRev
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Junior
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) CentOS
1 8 (61.54%) Fedora
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
1 8 (61.54%) DevOps
1 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
1 8 (61.54%) Storage Management
2 4 (30.77%) OOP
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware