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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 136 182 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.94% 21.59% 26.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.19% 44.17% 56.54%
Number of salaries quoted 121 149 153
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
347 412 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 48.33% 48.87% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 320 347 279
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £26,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 August 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 107 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (32.49%) SQL Server
3 81 (29.24%) .NET
4 79 (28.52%) C#
5 74 (26.71%) Microsoft
6 73 (26.35%) Finance
7 54 (19.49%) ASP.NET
7 54 (19.49%) MVC
8 52 (18.77%) T-SQL
9 48 (17.33%) Java
9 48 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
10 45 (16.25%) JavaScript
10 45 (16.25%) Oracle
10 45 (16.25%) MS Excel
11 44 (15.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (15.16%) SOAP
13 40 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 39 (14.08%) HTML
15 38 (13.72%) XML
16 37 (13.36%) SDLC
17 36 (13.00%) CSS
17 36 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
18 35 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (11.55%) ETL
20 28 (10.11%) Windows
21 27 (9.75%) Web Services
21 27 (9.75%) VB.NET
22 25 (9.03%) QA
22 25 (9.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 24 (8.66%) SoapUI

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 20 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.69%) IIS
3 10 (3.61%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (2.17%) SAS
5 5 (1.81%) Apache
5 5 (1.81%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.44%) CMS
6 4 (1.44%) JBoss
6 4 (1.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.44%) Mule
6 4 (1.44%) Mule ESB
7 3 (1.08%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.36%) Confluence
9 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 45 (16.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.78%) MS Office
3 4 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.08%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.36%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.53%) Office 365
2 7 (2.53%) SaaS
3 3 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.14%) Internet
2 16 (5.78%) Intranet
3 13 (4.69%) Firewall
4 6 (2.17%) PuTTY
5 5 (1.81%) DNS
6 4 (1.44%) HTTP
6 4 (1.44%) NAS
6 4 (1.44%) Skype
7 2 (0.72%) LAN
7 2 (0.72%) VoIP
7 2 (0.72%) WAN
8 1 (0.36%) DHCP
8 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.36%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.36%) VLAN
8 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (32.49%) SQL Server
2 44 (15.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (14.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (12.64%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (9.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 22 (7.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (6.14%) Oracle Database
8 17 (6.14%) Relational Database
9 16 (5.78%) OLAP
10 11 (3.97%) OLAP Cube
11 10 (3.61%) MySQL
11 10 (3.61%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.25%) Oracle Database 10g
12 9 (3.25%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (2.17%) Hadoop
13 6 (2.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (2.17%) NoSQL
13 6 (2.17%) QlikView
14 5 (1.81%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 36 (13.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (8.66%) SoapUI
3 22 (7.94%) Visual Studio
4 18 (6.50%) Selenium
5 13 (4.69%) JUnit
6 11 (3.97%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.53%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (2.17%) Maven
8 6 (2.17%) TestNG
9 5 (1.81%) PVCS
10 4 (1.44%) ClearQuest
10 4 (1.44%) IntelliJ
10 4 (1.44%) Subversion
10 4 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.72%) JIRA
12 2 (0.72%) MorphX
12 2 (0.72%) Selenium IDE
12 2 (0.72%) StyleCop
General
1 73 (26.35%) Finance
2 22 (7.94%) Advertising
3 11 (3.97%) Legal
4 5 (1.81%) Games
5 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
6 2 (0.72%) Electronics
6 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 155 (55.96%) Developer
2 66 (23.83%) Analyst
3 41 (14.80%) .NET Developer
3 41 (14.80%) Senior Developer
4 39 (14.08%) SQL Developer
5 31 (11.19%) C# Developer
6 22 (7.94%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.86%) Test Analyst
8 18 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 18 (6.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 17 (6.14%) Software Developer
10 14 (5.05%) Data Analyst
10 14 (5.05%) Database Developer
10 14 (5.05%) Junior
10 14 (5.05%) Test Engineer
11 13 (4.69%) Junior Developer
11 13 (4.69%) Support Analyst
12 12 (4.33%) SQL Analyst
13 11 (3.97%) ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (3.97%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (29.24%) .NET
2 54 (19.49%) ASP.NET
3 42 (15.16%) SOAP
4 39 (14.08%) HTML
5 38 (13.72%) XML
6 36 (13.00%) CSS
7 27 (9.75%) Web Services
8 20 (7.22%) REST
9 19 (6.86%) jQuery
10 16 (5.78%) .NET Framework
10 16 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (5.78%) Spring
11 13 (4.69%) WCF
12 12 (4.33%) JSON
13 11 (3.97%) Hibernate
13 11 (3.97%) MDX
14 10 (3.61%) Ajax
14 10 (3.61%) HTML5
14 10 (3.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.33%) Fintech
4 11 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.17%) AS400
6 5 (1.81%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.44%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.44%) Informatics
7 4 (1.44%) iSeries
7 4 (1.44%) NHS
7 4 (1.44%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.08%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.72%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.72%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.72%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.11%) Windows
2 22 (7.94%) Linux
2 22 (7.94%) Unix
3 6 (2.17%) Solaris
3 6 (2.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.44%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) Android
6 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.36%) HPUX
6 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (19.49%) MVC
3 48 (17.33%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (13.36%) SDLC
5 32 (11.55%) ETL
6 23 (8.30%) Scrum
6 23 (8.30%) TDD
7 22 (7.94%) OO
8 21 (7.58%) Test Scripting
9 18 (6.50%) Web Development
10 16 (5.78%) ITIL
11 14 (5.05%) Software Engineering
12 13 (4.69%) CRM
12 13 (4.69%) Mentoring
12 13 (4.69%) Waterfall
13 12 (4.33%) Data Analysis
14 11 (3.97%) Migration
15 10 (3.61%) Integration Testing
15 10 (3.61%) Kimball Methodology
15 10 (3.61%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 79 (28.52%) C#
2 52 (18.77%) T-SQL
3 48 (17.33%) Java
4 45 (16.25%) JavaScript
5 27 (9.75%) VB.NET
6 21 (7.58%) PL/SQL
7 16 (5.78%) PHP
8 14 (5.05%) VB
9 12 (4.33%) Scala
10 11 (3.97%) C++
11 8 (2.89%) C
12 6 (2.17%) RPG
12 6 (2.17%) RPG IV
12 6 (2.17%) RPG/400
12 6 (2.17%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.44%) VBA
14 3 (1.08%) Delphi
14 3 (1.08%) Perl
14 3 (1.08%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (8.30%) Degree
2 11 (3.97%) ISEB
3 9 (3.25%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) MCSA
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (9.03%) QA
2 10 (3.61%) SLA
3 6 (2.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.36%) Docker
4 1 (0.36%) Snort
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.72%) Nagios
2 1 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.36%) OpenView
2 1 (0.36%) OPNET
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (26.71%) Microsoft
2 45 (16.25%) Oracle
3 7 (2.53%) HP
4 5 (1.81%) Remedy
4 5 (1.81%) SAP
4 5 (1.81%) Serena
4 5 (1.81%) ServiceNow
4 5 (1.81%) VMware
5 4 (1.44%) Informatica
5 4 (1.44%) RedGate
5 4 (1.44%) Sage
6 3 (1.08%) Sybase
6 3 (1.08%) Teradata
7 2 (0.72%) Citrix
7 2 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.72%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.72%) Tableau
8 1 (0.36%) CA
8 1 (0.36%) Juniper
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago