Period
to 10 July 2020

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 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
UK > Wales
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 116 91
Rank change year-on-year +31 -25 -20
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2012 16 11 48
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.28% 0.62% 2.51%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.46% 2.46% 8.32%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 26
Median annual salary £42,250 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% -17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,198 £31,558 £31,250
90th Percentile £48,658 £46,250 £45,625
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.05% - +4.93%

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 293 448 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 23.52% 25.28% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 255 409 447
Median annual salary £43,355 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.61% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,640 £52,500 £53,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Wales.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2012 in Wales

SQL Server 2012
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Wales over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

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 10 July 2020. 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 +21 16 £42,250 +20.71% 1
SQL Server 2012
UK

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (93.75%) DevOps
3 14 (87.50%) Kubernetes
3 14 (87.50%) Play Framework
3 14 (87.50%) Docker
3 14 (87.50%) Spring
3 14 (87.50%) Java
3 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
3 14 (87.50%) IBM
3 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
3 14 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
3 14 (87.50%) Scala
3 14 (87.50%) Azure
4 13 (81.25%) REST
4 13 (81.25%) SOAP
4 13 (81.25%) Web Services
5 12 (75.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
6 11 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
6 11 (68.75%) Continuous Deployment
6 11 (68.75%) Java SE
7 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 6 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 4 (25.00%) SDLC
11 3 (18.75%) SQL

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 14 (87.50%) Tomcat
1 14 (87.50%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 14 (87.50%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Couchbase
2 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) MbUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
2 1 (6.25%) MSTest
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Advertising
1 1 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
4 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Java Scala Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Scala Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
6 4 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (18.75%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Scala Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) IBM Integration Bus
1 14 (87.50%) Play Framework
1 14 (87.50%) Spring
2 13 (81.25%) REST
2 13 (81.25%) SOAP
2 13 (81.25%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) Java SE
4 1 (6.25%) .NET
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
4 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) DevOps
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Continuous Deployment
3 11 (68.75%) Performance Optimisation
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
7 2 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (6.25%) ATDD
8 1 (6.25%) BDD
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.25%) Decision-Making
8 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure as Code
8 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
8 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) TDD
8 1 (6.25%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) Java
1 14 (87.50%) Scala
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (87.50%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft