The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales 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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 11 7
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 40 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 21.51% 32.14% 11.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 78.43% 85.71% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 6
Median salary £37,500 £30,500 £19,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.95% +58.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,750 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,039 £43,750 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 West Wales with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 51 21 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 27.42% 37.50% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 47 19 10
Median salary £37,500 £33,750 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +68.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,217 £28,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £34,950 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in West Wales

SQL Server
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in West Wales

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in West Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in West Wales

SQL Server
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +1 34 £40,000 +26.98% 6
Carmarthenshire 0 6 £26,750 -7.75%
SQL Server
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 West Wales region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 62 (73.81%) .NET
2 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (69.05%) C#
4 56 (66.67%) MVC
5 51 (60.71%) ASP.NET
6 41 (48.81%) HTML
7 37 (44.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (40.48%) CSS
8 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
8 34 (40.48%) Scrum
9 30 (35.71%) SQL
10 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
11 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
13 22 (26.19%) OO
14 18 (21.43%) .NET Framework
15 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
16 16 (19.05%) RESTful
16 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 15 (17.86%) Web Application Development
18 14 (16.67%) TDD
18 14 (16.67%) BDD
18 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
18 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
19 13 (15.48%) HTML5
19 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
19 13 (15.48%) Windows

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 11 (13.10%) IIS
2 4 (4.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.76%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.57%) CMS
3 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.57%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) Office 365
3 3 (3.57%) SaaS
4 2 (2.38%) GitHub
5 1 (1.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) DHCP
1 3 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
3 1 (1.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2014
2 14 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (9.52%) RavenDB
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.57%) Power BI
8 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.19%) MySQL
9 1 (1.19%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.19%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (11.90%) Visual Studio
4 8 (9.52%) Subversion
5 5 (5.95%) NUnit
5 5 (5.95%) TeamCity
6 4 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.76%) Maven
6 4 (4.76%) Mercurial
6 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.57%) JIRA
7 3 (3.57%) Selenium
7 3 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.57%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.38%) GitLab
8 2 (2.38%) TestDirector
9 1 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (8.33%) Retail
2 5 (5.95%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.76%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (69.05%) Developer
2 42 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Database Engineer
6 6 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Lead
9 3 (3.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (73.81%) .NET
2 51 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 41 (48.81%) HTML
4 37 (44.05%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (40.48%) CSS
6 25 (29.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (21.43%) .NET Framework
8 16 (19.05%) AngularJS
8 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 16 (19.05%) RESTful
9 13 (15.48%) HTML5
10 12 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 11 (13.10%) CSS3
12 10 (11.90%) WCF
12 10 (11.90%) Web Services
13 9 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (10.71%) XML
14 7 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (7.14%) NHibernate
15 6 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) User Experience
5 4 (4.76%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.57%) Clustering
7 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.19%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.19%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.19%) Fintech
8 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.19%) Replication
8 1 (1.19%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.19%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.48%) Windows
2 6 (7.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.38%) Linux
3 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (72.62%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (66.67%) MVC
3 34 (40.48%) Scrum
4 22 (26.19%) OO
5 15 (17.86%) Web Application Development
6 14 (16.67%) BDD
6 14 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.67%) TDD
7 13 (15.48%) Software Engineering
7 13 (15.48%) Test Automation
8 12 (14.29%) Web Development
9 10 (11.90%) OOP
10 8 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.52%) ETL
10 8 (9.52%) SEO
10 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 7 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.05%) C#
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.52%) Java
4 8 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.76%) Python
6 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.57%) Groovy
7 3 (3.57%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.57%) MCP
4 2 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (5.95%) SLA
3 4 (4.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.38%) VMware Server
3 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) HAProxy
1 3 (3.57%) SCCM
2 2 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli
2 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (2.38%) WSUS
3 1 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.19%) SCOM
3 1 (1.19%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.19%) SCSM
Vendors
1 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.33%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) IBM
4 3 (3.57%) DevExpress
4 3 (3.57%) MuleSoft
4 3 (3.57%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) Apple
5 2 (2.38%) IFS
5 2 (2.38%) McAfee
5 2 (2.38%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.38%) Veritas
6 1 (1.19%) Alterian
6 1 (1.19%) Citrix
6 1 (1.19%) HP
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago