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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 7 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 115 197 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.95% 27.51% 27.03%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.62% 51.17% 48.31%
Number of salaries quoted 107 163 164
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
314 385 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.19% 53.77% 55.96%
Number of salaries quoted 294 323 341
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 20 February 2017.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 119 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (43.77%) SQL Server
3 93 (35.09%) .NET
4 85 (32.08%) C#
5 82 (30.94%) Microsoft
6 76 (28.68%) JavaScript
7 73 (27.55%) Finance
8 69 (26.04%) T-SQL
9 62 (23.40%) MVC
10 61 (23.02%) ASP.NET
11 53 (20.00%) HTML
12 52 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 51 (19.25%) MS Excel
13 51 (19.25%) Scrum
14 46 (17.36%) Windows
15 44 (16.60%) Java
15 44 (16.60%) CSS
15 44 (16.60%) Web Services
16 43 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
17 42 (15.85%) SOAP
18 39 (14.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 38 (14.34%) Business Intelligence
20 35 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 34 (12.83%) Visual Studio
22 33 (12.45%) REST
23 32 (12.08%) Oracle
24 31 (11.70%) Mentoring
25 30 (11.32%) XML
25 30 (11.32%) OO
26 29 (10.94%) ETL

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 11 (4.15%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.02%) SAS
3 7 (2.64%) Apache
4 6 (2.26%) ColdFusion
5 5 (1.89%) IIS
5 5 (1.89%) JBoss
6 4 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.51%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.13%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.13%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.13%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.75%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.75%) CMS
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 (19.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.26%) Sage 200
2 6 (2.26%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Compiere
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.51%) GitHub
3 4 (1.51%) SaaS
4 3 (1.13%) Office 365
5 2 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.75%) IaaS
5 2 (0.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.51%) HTTP
2 3 (1.13%) FTP
2 3 (1.13%) NAS
2 3 (1.13%) SAN
3 2 (0.75%) Firewall
3 2 (0.75%) VLAN
3 2 (0.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) Internet
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) VoIP
4 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (43.77%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 19 (7.17%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (7.17%) MySQL
6 15 (5.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (4.53%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.15%) Big Data
8 11 (4.15%) NoSQL
9 9 (3.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (2.64%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.26%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.89%) QlikView
13 5 (1.89%) SAS EBI
14 4 (1.51%) HPCC
14 4 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (12.83%) Visual Studio
3 14 (5.28%) Selenium
4 10 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.77%) Subversion
5 7 (2.64%) Eclipse
5 7 (2.64%) Maven
6 6 (2.26%) JUnit
6 6 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (2.26%) Toad
7 5 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.51%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.75%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.75%) JMeter
10 2 (0.75%) MSTest
11 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.38%) NUnit
General
1 73 (27.55%) Finance
2 15 (5.66%) Advertising
3 13 (4.91%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.89%) Banking
6 3 (1.13%) Games
6 3 (1.13%) Legal
6 3 (1.13%) Retail
7 2 (0.75%) Electronics
7 2 (0.75%) Marketing
7 2 (0.75%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 163 (61.51%) Developer
2 55 (20.75%) Analyst
3 48 (18.11%) .NET Developer
4 37 (13.96%) SQL Developer
5 35 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 31 (11.70%) Java Developer
7 22 (8.30%) C# Developer
7 22 (8.30%) Software Developer
8 21 (7.92%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (7.17%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (7.17%) Test Analyst
10 16 (6.04%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (5.28%) Senior Analyst
12 11 (4.15%) ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (4.15%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (3.77%) Junior
13 10 (3.77%) Programmer
14 9 (3.40%) DBA
14 9 (3.40%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (35.09%) .NET
2 61 (23.02%) ASP.NET
3 53 (20.00%) HTML
4 52 (19.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (16.60%) CSS
5 44 (16.60%) Web Services
6 42 (15.85%) SOAP
7 33 (12.45%) REST
8 30 (11.32%) XML
9 28 (10.57%) .NET Framework
9 28 (10.57%) jQuery
10 26 (9.81%) Spring
11 25 (9.43%) Hibernate
12 22 (8.30%) WCF
13 20 (7.55%) WinForms
14 17 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 17 (6.42%) XSLT
15 12 (4.53%) Ajax
16 8 (3.02%) CSS3
16 8 (3.02%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.92%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.17%) NHS
3 14 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.64%) iSeries
6 6 (2.26%) Fintech
6 6 (2.26%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.51%) AS400
8 4 (1.51%) User Experience
9 3 (1.13%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.38%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.38%) iPad
10 1 (0.38%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.38%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
10 1 (0.38%) Replication
10 1 (0.38%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.36%) Windows
2 20 (7.55%) Linux
3 10 (3.77%) Unix
4 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.51%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.13%) Android
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (44.91%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (23.40%) MVC
3 51 (19.25%) Scrum
4 38 (14.34%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (11.70%) Mentoring
6 30 (11.32%) OO
7 29 (10.94%) ETL
7 29 (10.94%) SDLC
7 29 (10.94%) TDD
8 23 (8.68%) CRM
9 20 (7.55%) Coaching
9 20 (7.55%) ITIL
10 19 (7.17%) Informatics
11 17 (6.42%) Unit Testing
12 15 (5.66%) Software Engineering
13 13 (4.91%) Web Development
14 12 (4.53%) Waterfall
15 10 (3.77%) Manual Testing
15 10 (3.77%) Mathematics
15 10 (3.77%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 85 (32.08%) C#
2 76 (28.68%) JavaScript
3 69 (26.04%) T-SQL
4 44 (16.60%) Java
5 19 (7.17%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.53%) PL/SQL
6 12 (4.53%) Python
7 11 (4.15%) PHP
8 7 (2.64%) RPG
8 7 (2.64%) RPG IV
9 5 (1.89%) Scala
10 4 (1.51%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.51%) RPG/400
11 3 (1.13%) ABAP
11 3 (1.13%) C
11 3 (1.13%) R
11 3 (1.13%) RPG III
11 3 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.13%) VB
11 3 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (10.19%) Degree
2 2 (0.75%) ISEB
2 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.75%) Postgraduate
2 2 (0.75%) RHCE
2 2 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.38%) HND
3 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.38%) MCITP
3 1 (0.38%) MCP
3 1 (0.38%) MCSE
3 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.64%) QA
2 4 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.40%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.64%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.13%) vSphere
4 2 (0.75%) HDFS
4 2 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) Ansible
1 3 (1.13%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 82 (30.94%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.08%) Oracle
3 10 (3.77%) VMware
4 9 (3.40%) RedGate
4 9 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (3.02%) Sage
6 7 (2.64%) SAP
6 7 (2.64%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.26%) CA Agile Central
8 5 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.89%) Tableau
9 4 (1.51%) Zend
10 3 (1.13%) Cisco
10 3 (1.13%) Cognos
10 3 (1.13%) IFS
11 2 (0.75%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.75%) Google
11 2 (0.75%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.38%) F5
12 1 (0.38%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International
Salary: penison, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago