The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 146 167 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.35% 21.86% 19.14%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.07% 48.55% 45.70%
Number of salaries quoted 130 118 116
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £27,044
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
347 344 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.73% 45.03% 41.87%
Number of salaries quoted 323 277 258
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,959
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT jobs citing SQL 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL.

1 113 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (34.67%) SQL Server
3 104 (32.20%) Finance
4 94 (29.10%) C#
5 86 (26.63%) .NET
6 61 (18.89%) ASP.NET
7 58 (17.96%) MVC
8 57 (17.65%) Oracle
9 55 (17.03%) Microsoft
10 52 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
11 50 (15.48%) T-SQL
12 49 (15.17%) JavaScript
13 46 (14.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 45 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 44 (13.62%) XML
16 42 (13.00%) Java
16 42 (13.00%) Degree
16 42 (13.00%) SDLC
17 41 (12.69%) MS Excel
18 40 (12.38%) HTML
18 40 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (11.76%) CSS
19 38 (11.76%) SOAP
19 38 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
19 38 (11.76%) ETL
19 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 33 (10.22%) Scrum
20 33 (10.22%) Web Services
20 33 (10.22%) VB.NET
20 33 (10.22%) Test Scripting

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 21 (6.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.02%) IIS
3 10 (3.10%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.55%) SAS
6 4 (1.24%) Apache
6 4 (1.24%) CMS
6 4 (1.24%) JBoss
6 4 (1.24%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.62%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.62%) Mule
7 2 (0.62%) Mule ESB
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.31%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.31%) WordPress
Applications
1 41 (12.69%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.19%) MS Office
3 4 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.93%) SPSS
5 1 (0.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.31%) EQXanite
2 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.17%) Office 365
3 6 (1.86%) SaaS
4 2 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.02%) Internet
2 12 (3.72%) Firewall
3 11 (3.41%) Intranet
4 6 (1.86%) HTTP
4 6 (1.86%) PuTTY
5 5 (1.55%) DNS
5 5 (1.55%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.24%) Skype
6 4 (1.24%) tcpdump
7 3 (0.93%) NAS
8 2 (0.62%) DHCP
8 2 (0.62%) LAN
8 2 (0.62%) WAN
9 1 (0.31%) Extranet
9 1 (0.31%) SAN
9 1 (0.31%) VLAN
9 1 (0.31%) VoIP
9 1 (0.31%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (13.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
4 38 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 26 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (7.74%) MySQL
7 24 (7.43%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (5.57%) Relational Database
9 17 (5.26%) OLAP
10 16 (4.95%) Oracle Database
11 12 (3.72%) OLAP Cube
11 12 (3.72%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (3.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 9 (2.79%) Big Data
13 9 (2.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (2.17%) Data Mining
14 7 (2.17%) Oracle Database 12c
15 6 (1.86%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (9.91%) SoapUI
2 25 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.33%) Selenium
3 14 (4.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (1.86%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.86%) Maven
6 5 (1.55%) Eclipse
6 5 (1.55%) JUnit
7 4 (1.24%) ClearQuest
7 4 (1.24%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.62%) Ant
9 2 (0.62%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.62%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.62%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.62%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.62%) TestNG
10 1 (0.31%) StyleCop
General
1 104 (32.20%) Finance
2 32 (9.91%) Advertising
3 17 (5.26%) Legal
4 8 (2.48%) Marketing
5 7 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.86%) Electronics
7 5 (1.55%) Games
7 5 (1.55%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.24%) Law
9 3 (0.93%) Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Retail
10 2 (0.62%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.31%) Automotive
11 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 175 (54.18%) Developer
2 87 (26.93%) Analyst
3 52 (16.10%) .NET Developer
4 46 (14.24%) C# Developer
5 44 (13.62%) SQL Developer
6 41 (12.69%) Senior Developer
7 37 (11.46%) Test Analyst
8 34 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (9.29%) Software Developer
10 23 (7.12%) SQL Analyst
11 18 (5.57%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (5.57%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (4.64%) Database Developer
12 15 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (4.64%) SSRS Developer
13 14 (4.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (4.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 13 (4.02%) Junior
14 13 (4.02%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (26.63%) .NET
2 61 (18.89%) ASP.NET
3 44 (13.62%) XML
4 40 (12.38%) HTML
5 38 (11.76%) CSS
5 38 (11.76%) SOAP
6 33 (10.22%) Web Services
7 24 (7.43%) jQuery
8 14 (4.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (4.33%) MDX
9 13 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 11 (3.41%) REST
11 10 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (3.10%) JSON
12 9 (2.79%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.79%) WCF
13 8 (2.48%) Ajax
14 7 (2.17%) .NET Framework
14 7 (2.17%) Spring
15 6 (1.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.10%) Fintech
4 7 (2.17%) AS400
4 7 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.55%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.55%) iSeries
6 4 (1.24%) Grid Computing
6 4 (1.24%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.62%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.62%) Hedge funds
7 2 (0.62%) Replication
7 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.31%) BYOD
8 1 (0.31%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.31%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.31%) Informatics
8 1 (0.31%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.91%) Linux
2 30 (9.29%) Unix
3 23 (7.12%) Windows
4 6 (1.86%) Solaris
4 6 (1.86%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.93%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.31%) HPUX
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (34.98%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (17.96%) MVC
3 52 (16.10%) Business Intelligence
4 42 (13.00%) SDLC
5 38 (11.76%) ETL
6 33 (10.22%) Scrum
6 33 (10.22%) Software Engineering
6 33 (10.22%) Test Scripting
7 24 (7.43%) Migration
7 24 (7.43%) Web Development
8 22 (6.81%) OO
9 19 (5.88%) ITIL
10 17 (5.26%) Data Analysis
10 17 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (4.64%) Kimball Methodology
11 15 (4.64%) Test Strategy
12 14 (4.33%) TDD
13 13 (4.02%) Functional Testing
13 13 (4.02%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (4.02%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 94 (29.10%) C#
2 50 (15.48%) T-SQL
3 49 (15.17%) JavaScript
4 42 (13.00%) Java
5 33 (10.22%) VB.NET
6 28 (8.67%) C++
7 21 (6.50%) PL/SQL
8 14 (4.33%) PHP
8 14 (4.33%) VB
9 11 (3.41%) Python
10 10 (3.10%) C
11 9 (2.79%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.17%) Scala
13 5 (1.55%) RPG
13 5 (1.55%) RPG IV
13 5 (1.55%) RPG/400
13 5 (1.55%) VBA
14 4 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.24%) Haskell
14 4 (1.24%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 42 (13.00%) Degree
2 29 (8.98%) ISEB
3 18 (5.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (4.95%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.24%) HND
5 4 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.62%) MCSA
7 2 (0.62%) MCSE
7 2 (0.62%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.31%) RHCE
8 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.36%) QA
2 12 (3.72%) SLA
3 7 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (2.48%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.24%) Snort
4 3 (0.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.62%) Nagios
2 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.62%) Puppet
3 1 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.31%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.31%) OpenView
3 1 (0.31%) OPNET
3 1 (0.31%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.31%) ThinApp
3 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (17.65%) Oracle
2 55 (17.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.17%) HP
3 7 (2.17%) IBM
3 7 (2.17%) Informatica
3 7 (2.17%) VMware
4 5 (1.55%) Remedy
4 5 (1.55%) SAP
4 5 (1.55%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.55%) Sybase
4 5 (1.55%) Tableau
5 4 (1.24%) Zend
6 3 (0.93%) Sage
7 2 (0.62%) Cisco
7 2 (0.62%) Citrix
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.62%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.62%) Talend
7 2 (0.62%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive salary
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