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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 124 183 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.63% 27.69% 29.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.12% 52.74% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 118 155 178
Median salary £35,000 £34,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,100 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
317 347 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.85% 52.50% 54.63%
Number of salaries quoted 302 291 332
Median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 22 January 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 131 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (40.77%) SQL Server
3 87 (33.46%) .NET
4 81 (31.15%) Microsoft
5 80 (30.77%) C#
6 74 (28.46%) T-SQL
7 68 (26.15%) JavaScript
8 61 (23.46%) Finance
9 59 (22.69%) MVC
10 57 (21.92%) Scrum
11 55 (21.15%) ASP.NET
12 54 (20.77%) Java
13 51 (19.62%) MS Excel
14 48 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 46 (17.69%) HTML
16 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (16.92%) CSS
17 44 (16.92%) SOAP
17 44 (16.92%) Web Services
18 40 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 39 (15.00%) Windows
20 38 (14.62%) REST
21 37 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 36 (13.85%) TDD
23 35 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
24 34 (13.08%) OO
24 34 (13.08%) XML
25 33 (12.69%) Spring
25 33 (12.69%) .NET Framework
25 33 (12.69%) Mentoring

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 14 (5.38%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.08%) SAS
3 7 (2.69%) Apache
3 7 (2.69%) JBoss
4 6 (2.31%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.54%) IIS
7 3 (1.15%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.15%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.15%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.77%) CMS
8 2 (0.77%) Mule
8 2 (0.77%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.38%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 51 (19.62%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.31%) SaaS
4 4 (1.54%) GitHub
5 3 (1.15%) Office 365
6 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.77%) IaaS
6 2 (0.77%) PaaS
7 1 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.54%) HTTP
1 4 (1.54%) Internet
2 3 (1.15%) FTP
3 2 (0.77%) DNS
3 2 (0.77%) Firewall
3 2 (0.77%) NAS
3 2 (0.77%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.38%) VLAN
4 1 (0.38%) VPN
4 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (40.77%) SQL Server
2 40 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (14.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (8.46%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (5.77%) MySQL
7 14 (5.38%) Relational Database
7 14 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 12 (4.62%) Big Data
9 12 (4.62%) NoSQL
10 11 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (2.31%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.92%) QlikView
13 5 (1.92%) SAS EBI
14 4 (1.54%) HPCC
15 3 (1.15%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 48 (18.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.15%) Selenium
4 12 (4.62%) JUnit
5 11 (4.23%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.23%) Subversion
6 9 (3.46%) Maven
7 7 (2.69%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.31%) Toad
9 5 (1.92%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (1.92%) TestNG
10 4 (1.54%) JMeter
10 4 (1.54%) SoapUI
10 4 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.15%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.77%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.77%) Gradle
12 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.77%) MSTest
General
1 61 (23.46%) Finance
2 15 (5.77%) Advertising
3 9 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.92%) Banking
6 4 (1.54%) Retail
7 3 (1.15%) Legal
8 2 (0.77%) Electronics
8 2 (0.77%) Games
8 2 (0.77%) Marketing
8 2 (0.77%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.38%) Back Office
9 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.38%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 170 (65.38%) Developer
2 53 (20.38%) Analyst
3 44 (16.92%) .NET Developer
4 42 (16.15%) SQL Developer
5 40 (15.38%) Java Developer
6 39 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 26 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (8.08%) Software Developer
9 19 (7.31%) C# Developer
10 18 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (6.54%) Test Analyst
12 16 (6.15%) .NET Software Developer
13 15 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
14 11 (4.23%) Junior
15 10 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
15 10 (3.85%) Junior Developer
15 10 (3.85%) Programmer
16 9 (3.46%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (33.46%) .NET
2 55 (21.15%) ASP.NET
3 46 (17.69%) HTML
4 45 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (16.92%) CSS
5 44 (16.92%) SOAP
5 44 (16.92%) Web Services
6 38 (14.62%) REST
7 34 (13.08%) XML
8 33 (12.69%) .NET Framework
8 33 (12.69%) Spring
9 29 (11.15%) Hibernate
10 26 (10.00%) jQuery
10 26 (10.00%) WCF
11 23 (8.85%) WinForms
12 21 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 21 (8.08%) XSLT
13 11 (4.23%) Ajax
14 8 (3.08%) JSON
15 7 (2.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.23%) Management Information System
2 22 (8.46%) Informatics
2 22 (8.46%) NHS
3 10 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.46%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.08%) Fintech
5 8 (3.08%) Reference Data
6 7 (2.69%) iSeries
7 5 (1.92%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.54%) AS400
8 4 (1.54%) User Experience
8 4 (1.54%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.15%) Data Extraction
9 3 (1.15%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.77%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.77%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 39 (15.00%) Windows
2 19 (7.31%) Linux
3 11 (4.23%) Unix
4 5 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.15%) Android
5 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.77%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (50.38%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.69%) MVC
3 57 (21.92%) Scrum
4 36 (13.85%) TDD
5 35 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (13.08%) OO
7 33 (12.69%) Mentoring
8 31 (11.92%) SDLC
9 26 (10.00%) ETL
10 23 (8.85%) Coaching
11 22 (8.46%) CRM
12 21 (8.08%) Unit Testing
13 19 (7.31%) ITIL
14 12 (4.62%) Data Analysis
14 12 (4.62%) Software Engineering
15 11 (4.23%) Manual Testing
15 11 (4.23%) OOP
16 10 (3.85%) Regression Testing
17 9 (3.46%) High Availability
17 9 (3.46%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (30.77%) C#
2 74 (28.46%) T-SQL
3 68 (26.15%) JavaScript
4 54 (20.77%) Java
5 23 (8.85%) VB.NET
6 11 (4.23%) PHP
6 11 (4.23%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.23%) Python
7 10 (3.85%) Scala
8 7 (2.69%) RPG
8 7 (2.69%) RPG IV
9 5 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.54%) RPG/400
11 3 (1.15%) C
11 3 (1.15%) RPG III
11 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.15%) VBA
12 2 (0.77%) ABAP
12 2 (0.77%) R
12 2 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.77%) ISEB
3 2 (0.77%) Postgraduate
3 2 (0.77%) RHCE
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.38%) HND
4 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.38%) MCP
4 1 (0.38%) MCSE
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (1.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.15%) vSphere
4 2 (0.77%) HDFS
5 1 (0.38%) Docker
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Ansible
1 3 (1.15%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 81 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.92%) Oracle
3 11 (4.23%) RedGate
4 9 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.69%) SAP
5 7 (2.69%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.31%) CA Agile Central
6 6 (2.31%) VMware
7 5 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.54%) Tableau
8 4 (1.54%) Zend
9 3 (1.15%) Cognos
9 3 (1.15%) IFS
9 3 (1.15%) Sage
10 2 (0.77%) Google
10 2 (0.77%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.38%) Cisco
11 1 (0.38%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.38%) Remedy
11 1 (0.38%) Unisys
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Certes Computing Ltd
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Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
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Salary: To £35K + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
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