Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 15 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 +25
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 5 5 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 6.10% 7.35% 20.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 45.45% 15.63% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 25
Torfaen median annual salary £28,500 £45,269 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.04% +50.90% -7.69%
10th Percentile £26,750 £45,269 £21,250
90th Percentile £39,250 £45,269 £41,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -2.78%

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 Torfaen with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 11 32 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 13.41% 47.06% 56.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 83
Torfaen median annual salary £32,500 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.69% - -2.35%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £56,625 £55,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Torfaen

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Torfaen

SQL Server
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
Cwmbran -1 5 £28,500 -37.04%
SQL Server
South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Solaris
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Sybase
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft