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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Wales / West Wales
Rank 5 7 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 46 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 37.40% 34.72% 9.09%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 90.20% 89.29% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 3
Median salary £40,000 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% -26.66%  
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 28 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 41.46% 38.89% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 6
Median salary £40,000 £27,864 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.55% -24.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £18,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 22 March 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 22 March 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 +3 45 £40,000 +53.84% 7
Carmarthenshire - 1 £31,500 -
SQL Server
Wales

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 80 (87.91%) .NET
2 79 (86.81%) C#
3 74 (81.32%) MVC
4 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (78.02%) ASP.NET
5 61 (67.03%) Scrum
6 60 (65.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
8 48 (52.75%) OO
9 45 (49.45%) HTML
10 42 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (45.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (40.66%) RESTful
13 36 (39.56%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (37.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 34 (37.36%) SQL Server 2014
15 33 (36.26%) Web Application Development
16 28 (30.77%) CSS
17 26 (28.57%) SQL
17 26 (28.57%) TDD
17 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
18 25 (27.47%) BDD
19 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
19 23 (25.27%) OOP
20 22 (24.18%) WCF
21 21 (23.08%) Windows
21 21 (23.08%) Web Services
21 21 (23.08%) HTML5
22 19 (20.88%) Subversion
22 19 (20.88%) Web Development

SQL Server
Top Related 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 7 (7.69%) IIS
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.30%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (3.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 42 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.20%) GitHub
4 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.10%) DHCP
1 1 (1.10%) DNS
1 1 (1.10%) Firewall
1 1 (1.10%) NAS
1 1 (1.10%) PABX
1 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.10%) SAN
1 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (37.36%) SQL Server 2014
2 15 (16.48%) MongoDB
2 15 (16.48%) RavenDB
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (4.40%) Power BI
6 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.10%) MySQL
9 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.10%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 19 (20.88%) Subversion
3 17 (18.68%) Mercurial
4 6 (6.59%) Visual Studio
5 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
5 4 (4.40%) Maven
5 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.40%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.30%) NUnit
7 2 (2.20%) GitLab
8 1 (1.10%) NMock
8 1 (1.10%) TestDirector
8 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (19.78%) Retail
2 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.10%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (81.32%) Developer
2 46 (50.55%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.98%) C# Developer
4 16 (17.58%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Team Leader
6 4 (4.40%) Senior Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 3 (3.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.30%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (3.30%) IT Support
8 2 (2.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (2.20%) IT Analyst
8 2 (2.20%) Java Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.20%) SSRS Developer
8 2 (2.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (87.91%) .NET
2 71 (78.02%) ASP.NET
3 60 (65.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 45 (49.45%) HTML
5 41 (45.05%) ASP.NET Web API
6 37 (40.66%) RESTful
7 34 (37.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 28 (30.77%) CSS
9 23 (25.27%) .NET Framework
10 22 (24.18%) WCF
11 21 (23.08%) HTML5
11 21 (23.08%) Web Services
12 19 (20.88%) AngularJS
12 19 (20.88%) CSS3
13 17 (18.68%) NHibernate
13 17 (18.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (18.68%) WPF
13 17 (18.68%) XML
14 16 (17.58%) Entity Framework
15 15 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (16.48%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.49%) User Experience
4 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.20%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.10%) Clustering
6 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (5.49%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.10%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (81.32%) MVC
2 71 (78.02%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (67.03%) Scrum
4 48 (52.75%) OO
5 36 (39.56%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (36.26%) Web Application Development
7 26 (28.57%) TDD
8 25 (27.47%) BDD
9 23 (25.27%) OOP
10 19 (20.88%) Web Development
11 18 (19.78%) Automated Testing
11 18 (19.78%) Dependency Injection
11 18 (19.78%) Kanban
12 16 (17.58%) Software Engineering
13 15 (16.48%) MVVM
13 15 (16.48%) Use Case
14 9 (9.89%) SDLC
15 7 (7.69%) OOD
16 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
17 4 (4.40%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 79 (86.81%) C#
2 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.29%) Java
5 7 (7.69%) Groovy
6 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (4.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (1.10%) SCCM
1 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.69%) MuleSoft
3 4 (4.40%) IBM
4 3 (3.30%) Oracle
4 3 (3.30%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.20%) IFS
5 2 (2.20%) VMware
6 1 (1.10%) Alterian
6 1 (1.10%) Apple
6 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.10%) Sun
6 1 (1.10%) Veritas
6 1 (1.10%) Virgin Media
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