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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 140 141 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.74% 20.23% 18.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.92% 44.76% 44.07%
Number of salaries quoted 127 101 107
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,783
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,392
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
334 315 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.86% 45.19% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 311 259 253
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 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 30 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 125 (36.66%) SQL Server
1 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (31.96%) Finance
3 105 (30.79%) C#
4 99 (29.03%) .NET
5 67 (19.65%) Oracle
6 66 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 65 (19.06%) MVC
8 59 (17.30%) Microsoft
9 55 (16.13%) JavaScript
10 52 (15.25%) T-SQL
11 51 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
12 50 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 48 (14.08%) XML
13 48 (14.08%) MS Excel
13 48 (14.08%) SDLC
14 47 (13.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 45 (13.20%) Degree
15 45 (13.20%) HTML
16 43 (12.61%) CSS
16 43 (12.61%) Scrum
17 42 (12.32%) SOAP
18 41 (12.02%) VB.NET
18 41 (12.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 40 (11.73%) Web Services
20 39 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
20 39 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
21 38 (11.14%) ETL
21 38 (11.14%) Java
21 38 (11.14%) Software Engineering

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 23 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.69%) IIS
3 8 (2.35%) SAS
4 5 (1.47%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.88%) CMS
6 3 (0.88%) JBoss
7 2 (0.59%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.59%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.29%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.29%) Mule
8 1 (0.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (14.08%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.57%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Project
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.76%) Office 365
3 3 (0.88%) SaaS
4 2 (0.59%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.29%) IaaS
5 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.23%) Firewall
1 11 (3.23%) Internet
2 10 (2.93%) Intranet
3 8 (2.35%) HTTP
4 6 (1.76%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.47%) PuTTY
5 5 (1.47%) Skype
5 5 (1.47%) tcpdump
6 4 (1.17%) DNS
7 2 (0.59%) DHCP
7 2 (0.59%) NAS
7 2 (0.59%) SAN
8 1 (0.29%) Extranet
8 1 (0.29%) LAN
8 1 (0.29%) VLAN
8 1 (0.29%) VoIP
8 1 (0.29%) VPN
8 1 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (36.66%) SQL Server
2 50 (14.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 47 (13.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 41 (12.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 39 (11.44%) Data Warehouse
6 27 (7.92%) MySQL
7 26 (7.62%) SQL Server 2012
8 23 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (5.87%) OLAP
10 19 (5.57%) Relational Database
11 18 (5.28%) Oracle Database
12 13 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
13 12 (3.52%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
15 9 (2.64%) Big Data
15 9 (2.64%) QlikView
16 7 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
16 7 (2.05%) Oracle Database 12c
17 6 (1.76%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 34 (9.97%) SoapUI
2 28 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 13 (3.81%) Selenium
5 6 (1.76%) Eclipse
5 6 (1.76%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.76%) Maven
6 5 (1.47%) ClearQuest
6 5 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (1.17%) JUnit
8 3 (0.88%) Ant
8 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.88%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (0.59%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.59%) Subversion
9 2 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (0.59%) TestNG
9 2 (0.59%) Toad
General
1 109 (31.96%) Finance
2 33 (9.68%) Advertising
3 16 (4.69%) Legal
4 10 (2.93%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.93%) Marketing
5 9 (2.64%) Electronics
5 9 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.47%) Banking
6 5 (1.47%) Games
7 4 (1.17%) Law
8 2 (0.59%) Retail
8 2 (0.59%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 194 (56.89%) Developer
2 89 (26.10%) Analyst
3 59 (17.30%) .NET Developer
4 51 (14.96%) SQL Developer
5 47 (13.78%) C# Developer
5 47 (13.78%) Senior Developer
6 42 (12.32%) Software Developer
7 40 (11.73%) Test Analyst
8 36 (10.56%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (7.33%) SQL Analyst
10 20 (5.87%) .NET Software Developer
11 19 (5.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 19 (5.57%) Junior
11 19 (5.57%) Junior Developer
12 18 (5.28%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (5.28%) Senior C# Developer
13 17 (4.99%) SSRS Developer
14 15 (4.40%) Software Engineer
14 15 (4.40%) SQL BI Developer
15 14 (4.11%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (29.03%) .NET
2 66 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 48 (14.08%) XML
4 45 (13.20%) HTML
5 43 (12.61%) CSS
6 42 (12.32%) SOAP
7 40 (11.73%) Web Services
8 30 (8.80%) jQuery
9 17 (4.99%) MDX
10 16 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (3.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (3.81%) WCF
12 12 (3.52%) AngularJS
12 12 (3.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (3.23%) REST
14 10 (2.93%) Ajax
15 9 (2.64%) JSON
16 7 (2.05%) WinForms
17 6 (1.76%) HTML5
17 6 (1.76%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.44%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.64%) Fintech
4 7 (2.05%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.05%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.47%) AS400
5 5 (1.47%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.47%) Grid Computing
5 5 (1.47%) iSeries
6 4 (1.17%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.59%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.59%) Replication
9 1 (0.29%) Clustering
9 1 (0.29%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.29%) Informatics
9 1 (0.29%) NHS
9 1 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.38%) Linux
2 30 (8.80%) Unix
3 23 (6.74%) Windows
4 6 (1.76%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.47%) Solaris
5 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.59%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.59%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (36.66%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (19.06%) MVC
3 51 (14.96%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (14.08%) SDLC
5 43 (12.61%) Scrum
6 38 (11.14%) ETL
6 38 (11.14%) Software Engineering
7 34 (9.97%) Test Scripting
8 26 (7.62%) Migration
8 26 (7.62%) Web Development
9 23 (6.74%) OO
10 19 (5.57%) Data Analysis
10 19 (5.57%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (5.28%) ITIL
11 18 (5.28%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (4.40%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (4.11%) Functional Testing
13 14 (4.11%) Non-Functional Testing
13 14 (4.11%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 105 (30.79%) C#
2 55 (16.13%) JavaScript
3 52 (15.25%) T-SQL
4 41 (12.02%) VB.NET
5 38 (11.14%) Java
6 35 (10.26%) C++
7 24 (7.04%) PL/SQL
8 15 (4.40%) PHP
9 14 (4.11%) VB
10 12 (3.52%) Python
11 9 (2.64%) C
12 8 (2.35%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.05%) R
14 6 (1.76%) Scala
14 6 (1.76%) VBA
15 5 (1.47%) Haskell
15 5 (1.47%) Lisp
15 5 (1.47%) RPG
15 5 (1.47%) RPG IV
15 5 (1.47%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 45 (13.20%) Degree
2 32 (9.38%) ISEB
3 21 (6.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 16 (4.69%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.17%) HND
5 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.59%) MCSA
6 2 (0.59%) MCSE
6 2 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.21%) QA
2 11 (3.23%) SLA
3 4 (1.17%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (2.05%) Active Directory
1 7 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.47%) Snort
3 3 (0.88%) vSphere
4 2 (0.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.29%) XenApp
5 1 (0.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (2.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.59%) Nagios
2 2 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.29%) OpenView
3 1 (0.29%) OPNET
3 1 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.29%) ThinApp
3 1 (0.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (19.65%) Oracle
2 59 (17.30%) Microsoft
3 9 (2.64%) SAP
3 9 (2.64%) Tableau
4 7 (2.05%) IBM
4 7 (2.05%) VMware
5 6 (1.76%) HP
5 6 (1.76%) Sybase
6 5 (1.47%) Informatica
6 5 (1.47%) Remedy
6 5 (1.47%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.47%) Zend
7 2 (0.59%) Cisco
7 2 (0.59%) Citrix
7 2 (0.59%) Rally
7 2 (0.59%) Sage
7 2 (0.59%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.59%) Talend
7 2 (0.59%) Unisys
8 1 (0.29%) Avaya
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £35,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Scene One Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: up to £34,000 p.a. plus excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago