The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 187 181 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 27.22% 27.30% 19.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.82% 50.56% 39.80%
Number of salaries quoted 153 163 70
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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
354 358 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.53% 54.00% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 291 324 181
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL.

1 146 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 136 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (32.97%) .NET
4 106 (29.12%) MVC
5 99 (27.20%) Microsoft
6 91 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 88 (24.18%) CSS
8 87 (23.90%) C#
8 87 (23.90%) jQuery
9 83 (22.80%) HTML
9 83 (22.80%) Oracle
10 82 (22.53%) Finance
11 80 (21.98%) MS Excel
12 77 (21.15%) JavaScript
13 70 (19.23%) Scrum
14 65 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 61 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 59 (16.21%) Degree
17 58 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
18 57 (15.66%) Web Services
19 52 (14.29%) Java
20 51 (14.01%) Computer Science
21 47 (12.91%) CSS3
22 44 (12.09%) SOAP
23 43 (11.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 42 (11.54%) Software Engineering
24 42 (11.54%) T-SQL
25 41 (11.26%) XML
25 41 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
26 38 (10.44%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing SQL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.22%) IIS
1 19 (5.22%) SAS
2 13 (3.57%) Apache
3 12 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.37%) CMS
5 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.82%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.55%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.55%) Node.js
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) JBoss
8 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 80 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.67%) MS Office
3 16 (4.40%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.37%) Fireworks
4 5 (1.37%) SPSS
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.27%) Sage X3
1 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.82%) GitHub
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.55%) SaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.67%) HTTP
2 13 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.30%) tcpdump
4 4 (1.10%) SAN
5 2 (0.55%) Extranet
5 2 (0.55%) Internet
5 2 (0.55%) Intranet
5 2 (0.55%) VoIP
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.27%) Skype
6 1 (0.27%) WAN
6 1 (0.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (40.11%) SQL Server
2 65 (17.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 43 (11.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (8.79%) MySQL
5 30 (8.24%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (8.24%) Oracle Database
6 27 (7.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 26 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 24 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
9 23 (6.32%) Relational Database
10 16 (4.40%) BusinessObjects
10 16 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
11 15 (4.12%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (3.85%) OLAP
13 13 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (3.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 12 (3.30%) QlikView
15 10 (2.75%) NoSQL
16 8 (2.20%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (10.44%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.04%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (5.22%) Subversion
5 14 (3.85%) Maven
5 14 (3.85%) SoapUI
6 11 (3.02%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.75%) Eclipse
8 9 (2.47%) Hudson
9 7 (1.92%) JUnit
9 7 (1.92%) NetBeans
9 7 (1.92%) Selenium
10 5 (1.37%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.37%) JMeter
11 4 (1.10%) Ant
11 4 (1.10%) ClearQuest
11 4 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.82%) PowerBuilder
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.55%) Toad
General
1 82 (22.53%) Finance
2 23 (6.32%) Advertising
3 13 (3.57%) Marketing
4 11 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.92%) Back Office
6 7 (1.92%) Banking
6 7 (1.92%) Electronics
7 6 (1.65%) Law
8 5 (1.37%) Legal
8 5 (1.37%) Retail
9 3 (0.82%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (58.24%) Developer
2 86 (23.63%) Analyst
3 64 (17.58%) .NET Developer
4 48 (13.19%) SQL Developer
5 39 (10.71%) C# Developer
6 38 (10.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 37 (10.16%) Senior Developer
8 35 (9.62%) Software Developer
9 31 (8.52%) Test Analyst
10 26 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 21 (5.77%) Java Developer
12 20 (5.49%) DBA
13 19 (5.22%) SQL Analyst
13 19 (5.22%) SQL BI Developer
14 18 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 18 (4.95%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (4.40%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (4.40%) Software Engineer
15 16 (4.40%) Web Developer
16 15 (4.12%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (32.97%) .NET
2 91 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 88 (24.18%) CSS
4 87 (23.90%) jQuery
5 83 (22.80%) HTML
6 61 (16.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (15.66%) Web Services
8 47 (12.91%) CSS3
9 44 (12.09%) SOAP
10 41 (11.26%) XML
11 38 (10.44%) HTML5
12 18 (4.95%) Ajax
13 17 (4.67%) REST
13 17 (4.67%) RESTful
14 15 (4.12%) JSON
15 12 (3.30%) Java EE
16 11 (3.02%) Spring
17 10 (2.75%) AngularJS
18 9 (2.47%) WCF
19 7 (1.92%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.01%) Computer Science
2 41 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.75%) Grid Computing
4 7 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.65%) iSeries
6 5 (1.37%) Credit Risk
6 5 (1.37%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.37%) Fintech
6 5 (1.37%) Mathematics
6 5 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 4 (1.10%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.10%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.55%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.55%) AS400
8 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.27%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.27%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (10.16%) Linux
2 32 (8.79%) Windows
3 28 (7.69%) Unix
4 8 (2.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.55%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.12%) MVC
3 70 (19.23%) Scrum
4 58 (15.93%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (11.54%) Software Engineering
6 35 (9.62%) OO
7 34 (9.34%) SDLC
8 33 (9.07%) ETL
9 32 (8.79%) Data Analysis
10 27 (7.42%) Web Development
11 25 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
12 23 (6.32%) Software Testing
13 21 (5.77%) Test Scripting
14 19 (5.22%) Mentoring
14 19 (5.22%) Project Management
15 18 (4.95%) Waterfall
16 17 (4.67%) Data Modelling
16 17 (4.67%) Migration
17 16 (4.40%) Validation
18 15 (4.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 87 (23.90%) C#
2 77 (21.15%) JavaScript
3 52 (14.29%) Java
4 42 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 32 (8.79%) C++
6 31 (8.52%) VB.NET
7 25 (6.87%) PL/SQL
8 19 (5.22%) PHP
9 16 (4.40%) Python
10 12 (3.30%) C
10 12 (3.30%) Erlang
10 12 (3.30%) Haskell
10 12 (3.30%) Lisp
11 5 (1.37%) R
11 5 (1.37%) VBA
12 4 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.10%) RPG
12 4 (1.10%) RPG IV
12 4 (1.10%) RPG/400
12 4 (1.10%) Scala
Qualifications
1 59 (16.21%) Degree
2 26 (7.14%) ISEB
3 14 (3.85%) ISTQB
4 12 (3.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.65%) HND
6 6 (1.65%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.59%) QA
2 5 (1.37%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (3.30%) Snort
2 5 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.55%) Puppet
3 1 (0.27%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.27%) OpenView
3 1 (0.27%) OPNET
3 1 (0.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.27%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 99 (27.20%) Microsoft
2 83 (22.80%) Oracle
3 14 (3.85%) SAP
4 12 (3.30%) Tableau
5 11 (3.02%) Adobe
6 5 (1.37%) VMware
7 4 (1.10%) IBM
7 4 (1.10%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.10%) Sybase
7 4 (1.10%) Unisys
7 4 (1.10%) Zend
8 3 (0.82%) Cisco
8 3 (0.82%) Informatica
9 2 (0.55%) Rally
9 2 (0.55%) Talend
10 1 (0.27%) F5
10 1 (0.27%) Ipanema Technologies
10 1 (0.27%) NetQoS
10 1 (0.27%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.27%) Verint
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £350000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Shares and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nakama
Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Langley James
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Flexi
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £27000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Flexitime
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up tp £30k p.a. plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff with some Remote Working
TRG
Salary: 50000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago