The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 186 116 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 29.57% 20.32% 24.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 57.94% 38.28% 51.79%
Number of salaries quoted 164 108 80
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Programming Languages Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
321 303 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.03% 53.06% 46.41%
Number of salaries quoted 290 269 153
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £26,739
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,300 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

SQL
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region.

SQL Salary Trend in Cardiff

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 113 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 92 (29.49%) Microsoft
3 85 (27.24%) Java
4 84 (26.92%) HTML
5 76 (24.36%) T-SQL
6 68 (21.79%) Finance
6 68 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (19.87%) .NET
7 62 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 61 (19.55%) XML
9 58 (18.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 56 (17.95%) Degree
11 55 (17.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 54 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
13 49 (15.71%) Web Services
14 48 (15.38%) ASP.NET
15 45 (14.42%) CSS
15 45 (14.42%) Windows
15 45 (14.42%) JavaScript
16 40 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
17 37 (11.86%) jQuery
18 36 (11.54%) ETL
19 35 (11.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 34 (10.90%) SQL Server 2012
20 34 (10.90%) VMware
20 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
21 32 (10.26%) Oracle
21 32 (10.26%) SOAP
21 32 (10.26%) MS Excel
22 31 (9.94%) C++

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (5.77%) IIS
2 13 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.53%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.56%) SAS
6 7 (2.24%) CMS
7 6 (1.92%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.92%) Apache
7 6 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.96%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.32%) Lync
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 32 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.88%) MS Office
3 7 (2.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) INSURE/90
2 5 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.96%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Office 365
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.53%) SAN
3 10 (3.21%) DNS
4 9 (2.88%) Internet
4 9 (2.88%) Firewall
5 8 (2.56%) VoIP
6 7 (2.24%) HTTP
7 5 (1.60%) NAS
8 3 (0.96%) SSL
9 2 (0.64%) LAN
9 2 (0.64%) WAN
9 2 (0.64%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.64%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.32%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (0.32%) Cisco PIX
10 1 (0.32%) Wireless
10 1 (0.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (36.22%) SQL Server
2 62 (19.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (18.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (17.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (11.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 34 (10.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 29 (9.29%) Relational Database
9 27 (8.65%) OLAP
10 12 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
10 12 (3.85%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 10 (3.21%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.92%) DB2
14 5 (1.60%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.96%) MySQL
15 3 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
16 2 (0.64%) Star Schema
16 2 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (6.09%) Visual Studio
2 13 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 11 (3.53%) ClearQuest
4 8 (2.56%) PowerBuilder
4 8 (2.56%) Subversion
4 8 (2.56%) Maven
4 8 (2.56%) Selenium
5 7 (2.24%) JIRA
5 7 (2.24%) JUnit
5 7 (2.24%) SoapUI
6 6 (1.92%) Rational Application Developer
7 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.60%) JBehave
7 5 (1.60%) WebDriver
7 5 (1.60%) NetBeans
8 4 (1.28%) Ant
8 4 (1.28%) Apache Ivy
9 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.96%) Mercurial
General
1 68 (21.79%) Finance
2 26 (8.33%) Banking
3 20 (6.41%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.53%) Advertising
5 9 (2.88%) Legal
6 8 (2.56%) Marketing
7 6 (1.92%) Retail
7 6 (1.92%) Electronics
8 4 (1.28%) Law
9 3 (0.96%) Back Office
9 3 (0.96%) Billing
10 1 (0.32%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 145 (46.47%) Developer
2 87 (27.88%) Analyst
3 38 (12.18%) Senior Developer
4 26 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 25 (8.01%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
6 24 (7.69%) .NET Developer
7 23 (7.37%) Business Analyst
8 22 (7.05%) Software Developer
8 22 (7.05%) Java Developer
9 21 (6.73%) Software Engineer
10 19 (6.09%) Test Analyst
10 19 (6.09%) SQL Developer
11 17 (5.45%) Test Engineer
12 16 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (4.49%) Team Leader
15 12 (3.85%) Graduate
16 11 (3.53%) Development Manager
16 11 (3.53%) Support Analyst
16 11 (3.53%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (26.92%) HTML
2 62 (19.87%) .NET
3 61 (19.55%) XML
4 49 (15.71%) Web Services
5 48 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 45 (14.42%) CSS
7 37 (11.86%) jQuery
8 32 (10.26%) SOAP
9 19 (6.09%) Spring
10 17 (5.45%) J2EE
11 16 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (4.49%) Hibernate
13 12 (3.85%) LINQ
14 11 (3.53%) Middleware
15 10 (3.21%) .NET Framework
15 10 (3.21%) JSON
15 10 (3.21%) LINQ to SQL
16 9 (2.88%) Java EE
17 8 (2.56%) Ajax
18 7 (2.24%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.24%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.92%) Clustering
6 5 (1.60%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.60%) Credit Risk
7 4 (1.28%) iPhone
7 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.28%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.28%) Mathematics
8 3 (0.96%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.96%) Social Network
9 2 (0.64%) Replication
9 2 (0.64%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.32%) DTV
10 1 (0.32%) GIS
10 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 45 (14.42%) Windows
2 27 (8.65%) UNIX
3 14 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (4.17%) Linux
5 12 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (1.60%) Android
7 4 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.64%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (21.79%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (17.31%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (11.54%) ETL
4 29 (9.29%) Scrum
5 28 (8.97%) Unit Testing
6 23 (7.37%) Software Engineering
7 20 (6.41%) Kimball Methodology
8 19 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 17 (5.45%) OO
9 17 (5.45%) Waterfall
10 16 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 16 (5.13%) ITIL
11 15 (4.81%) Migration
12 14 (4.49%) Data Migration
13 13 (4.17%) PRINCE2
13 13 (4.17%) UML
13 13 (4.17%) E-Commerce
14 12 (3.85%) MVC
14 12 (3.85%) Data Analysis
14 12 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (27.24%) Java
2 76 (24.36%) T-SQL
3 45 (14.42%) JavaScript
4 31 (9.94%) C++
5 30 (9.62%) RPG
6 25 (8.01%) VB.NET
7 24 (7.69%) C#
8 19 (6.09%) PHP
9 12 (3.85%) RPG IV
10 8 (2.56%) VB
11 6 (1.92%) RPG/400
11 6 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.60%) Erlang
13 4 (1.28%) Perl
14 3 (0.96%) C
14 3 (0.96%) Groovy
14 3 (0.96%) Ruby
15 2 (0.64%) XPath
15 2 (0.64%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 56 (17.95%) Degree
2 19 (6.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (4.49%) ISEB
4 10 (3.21%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.88%) MCSE
6 8 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.56%) CCNA
7 6 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (0.96%) RHCE
8 3 (0.96%) MCP
9 2 (0.64%) MCSA
9 2 (0.64%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.56%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (7.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.28%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.64%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) XenApp
5 1 (0.32%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.32%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.32%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (1.92%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.96%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 92 (29.49%) Microsoft
2 34 (10.90%) VMware
3 32 (10.26%) Oracle
4 19 (6.09%) Cisco
5 13 (4.17%) SAP
6 11 (3.53%) Citrix
7 10 (3.21%) IBM
8 6 (1.92%) Business Objects
9 5 (1.60%) HP
10 4 (1.28%) T-Plan
11 3 (0.96%) Facebook
11 3 (0.96%) Twitter
11 3 (0.96%) Google
11 3 (0.96%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.96%) Veeam
12 2 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.64%) Informatica
12 2 (0.64%) IPFX
13 1 (0.32%) Teradata
13 1 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30,000 - £50,000 depending on exper
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £23000. - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £40000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £28900 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 + Benefits package
Posted: 21 days ago