Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 120 117
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 42 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.14% 1.09% 1.39%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 7.42% 3.85% 4.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 22 31
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £39,000 £25,075 £29,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,402 £44,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

SQL Server 2012 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 Wales with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 566 571 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 28.79% 28.34% 28.11%
Number of salaries quoted 437 519 614
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,300 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £51,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Wales.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Wales over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2012 in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 within the Wales region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
South Wales +9 25 £42,500 +18.88% 2
Mid Wales -5 17 - -
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2012 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 Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 34 (80.95%) SQL
3 34 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (76.19%) C#
5 31 (73.81%) Finance
6 26 (61.90%) Java
7 25 (59.52%) XML
8 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (52.38%) SOAP
10 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
10 20 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
11 19 (45.24%) .NET
11 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
12 18 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (40.48%) SOA
13 17 (40.48%) ETL
13 17 (40.48%) ITIL
13 17 (40.48%) Postgraduate
13 17 (40.48%) Web Services
13 17 (40.48%) BizTalk Server
13 17 (40.48%) Project Management
13 17 (40.48%) Management Information System
13 17 (40.48%) Validation
13 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
13 17 (40.48%) Degree
13 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
13 17 (40.48%) Data Integration
13 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 17 (40.48%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 36 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (54.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (40.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
7 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (14.29%) Power BI
8 6 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (9.52%) Data Mart
9 4 (9.52%) MySQL
9 4 (9.52%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 14 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (73.81%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Law
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) SQL Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Business Systems Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Solutions Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Solutions Analyst
4 13 (30.95%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 7 (16.67%) SSRS Developer
5 7 (16.67%) T-SQL Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Software Developer
7 4 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C# WCF Developer
8 3 (7.14%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (59.52%) XML
2 22 (52.38%) SOAP
3 19 (45.24%) .NET
4 17 (40.48%) REST
4 17 (40.48%) Web Services
5 13 (30.95%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) WCF
7 5 (11.90%) XSLT
8 3 (7.14%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.38%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
1 17 (40.48%) Enterprise Software
1 17 (40.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (47.62%) Problem-Solving
3 17 (40.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 17 (40.48%) Data Integration
3 17 (40.48%) ETL
3 17 (40.48%) ITIL
3 17 (40.48%) Project Management
3 17 (40.48%) SOA
3 17 (40.48%) Validation
4 16 (38.10%) Decision-Making
5 14 (33.33%) Practice Management
6 13 (30.95%) Business Analysis
6 13 (30.95%) Business Process Improvement
6 13 (30.95%) Business Process Modelling
6 13 (30.95%) CRM
6 13 (30.95%) ERP
6 13 (30.95%) Process Improvement
7 7 (16.67%) MVC
8 5 (11.90%) API Development
9 4 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) SQL
2 32 (76.19%) C#
3 26 (61.90%) Java
4 19 (45.24%) T-SQL
5 13 (30.95%) PHP
5 13 (30.95%) VB
5 13 (30.95%) VB.NET
6 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 7 (16.67%) VBA
8 5 (11.90%) XPath
9 2 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Degree
1 17 (40.48%) Postgraduate
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.76%) Cognos
3 2 (4.76%) Tableau