Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 14 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 69 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 19.22% 22.83% 11.76%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 77.53% 93.55% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 9
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +75.00% -39.39%
10th Percentile £31,000 £23,450 £17,750
90th Percentile £54,844 £48,250 £39,750
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £20,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +62.50% -39.39%

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 Swansea with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 89 31 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 24.79% 24.41% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 30 12
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +30.43% -15.44%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,650 £17,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £43,250
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,250 £26,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +36.79% -22.06%

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 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Swansea region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (65.22%) .NET
3 42 (60.87%) C#
4 40 (57.97%) MVC
5 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
6 30 (43.48%) SQL
7 29 (42.03%) HTML
7 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (37.68%) Scrum
8 26 (37.68%) CSS
9 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
10 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
14 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
14 14 (20.29%) OO
15 13 (18.84%) TDD
16 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
16 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
17 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 11 (15.94%) HTML5
17 11 (15.94%) Degree
17 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
17 11 (15.94%) IIS
17 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2014
18 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
18 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
18 10 (14.49%) Windows

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 11 (15.94%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 3 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) SaaS
3 3 (4.35%) Office 365
4 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.90%) GitHub
5 1 (1.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DHCP
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
2 2 (2.90%) Firewall
3 1 (1.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (8.70%) RavenDB
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.45%) PerformancePoint
10 1 (1.45%) Power BI
10 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (14.49%) Visual Studio
4 7 (10.14%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.25%) NUnit
6 4 (5.80%) Eclipse
6 4 (5.80%) Maven
6 4 (5.80%) Subversion
6 4 (5.80%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (4.35%) JIRA
7 3 (4.35%) Selenium
7 3 (4.35%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.35%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.90%) GitLab
8 2 (2.90%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (60.87%) Developer
2 29 (42.03%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.29%) C# Developer
4 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.59%) .NET Software Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
6 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Database Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.25%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) DBA
8 5 (7.25%) SQL DBA
8 5 (7.25%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (65.22%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 29 (42.03%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (42.03%) HTML
4 26 (37.68%) CSS
5 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (15.94%) HTML5
9 10 (14.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 9 (13.04%) Entity Framework
11 8 (11.59%) CSS3
11 8 (11.59%) RESTful
12 7 (10.14%) Ajax
12 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (10.14%) XML
13 6 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (8.70%) Web Services
14 5 (7.25%) jQuery
14 5 (7.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.25%) User Experience
4 4 (5.80%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.80%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.35%) Clustering
5 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.45%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.45%) Fintech
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.45%) Replication
7 1 (1.45%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.49%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.90%) Linux
3 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (57.97%) MVC
3 26 (37.68%) Scrum
4 14 (20.29%) OO
5 13 (18.84%) TDD
6 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
7 10 (14.49%) BDD
7 10 (14.49%) Web Development
8 9 (13.04%) Test Automation
8 9 (13.04%) Web Application Development
9 8 (11.59%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (11.59%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.59%) SEO
9 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
10 7 (10.14%) DevOps
10 7 (10.14%) ETL
10 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (8.70%) SDLC
11 6 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.87%) C#
2 30 (43.48%) SQL
3 25 (36.23%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Java
5 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) Python
7 4 (5.80%) VB
8 3 (4.35%) Ruby
9 2 (2.90%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (2.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) QA
2 5 (7.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (5.80%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 4 (5.80%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.90%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) HAProxy
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.90%) WSUS
3 1 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.45%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) IBM
3 4 (5.80%) SaltStack
4 3 (4.35%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.35%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) Apple
5 2 (2.90%) IFS
5 2 (2.90%) McAfee
5 2 (2.90%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.90%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.90%) Veritas
6 1 (1.45%) Alterian
6 1 (1.45%) Citrix
6 1 (1.45%) HP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago