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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 152 167 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.00% 24.74% 26.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.79% 47.85% 55.02%
Number of salaries quoted 142 148 144
Median salary £35,000 £32,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £24,700 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,750
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
382 349 289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 57.79% 51.70% 48.90%
Number of salaries quoted 361 306 260
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 9 December 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 139 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (38.57%) SQL Server
3 100 (34.13%) Microsoft
4 94 (32.08%) .NET
5 85 (29.01%) C#
6 82 (27.99%) T-SQL
7 72 (24.57%) Finance
8 68 (23.21%) JavaScript
9 63 (21.50%) MVC
10 58 (19.80%) Scrum
11 57 (19.45%) Java
12 56 (19.11%) ASP.NET
12 56 (19.11%) MS Excel
13 51 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
14 49 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
15 48 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 48 (16.38%) HTML
15 48 (16.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 46 (15.70%) CSS
17 45 (15.36%) SOAP
18 44 (15.02%) Web Services
19 41 (13.99%) TDD
19 41 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
20 40 (13.65%) Oracle
21 39 (13.31%) Windows
22 38 (12.97%) XML
23 35 (11.95%) OO
24 34 (11.60%) REST
24 34 (11.60%) .NET Framework
25 33 (11.26%) Visual Studio

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 19 (6.48%) Tomcat
2 12 (4.10%) Apache
2 12 (4.10%) SAS
3 8 (2.73%) JBoss
3 8 (2.73%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.39%) IIS
5 6 (2.05%) ColdFusion
5 6 (2.05%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (1.71%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.71%) Oracle 10gAS
7 4 (1.37%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.02%) Mule
8 3 (1.02%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.34%) Confluence
10 1 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 56 (19.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.37%) MS Office
3 2 (0.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.34%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.07%) SaaS
2 8 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.68%) GitHub
4 2 (0.68%) IaaS
4 2 (0.68%) Office 365
4 2 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.05%) Intranet
2 5 (1.71%) Internet
3 3 (1.02%) FTP
3 3 (1.02%) HTTP
4 2 (0.68%) DNS
4 2 (0.68%) VoIP
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) LAN
5 1 (0.34%) NAS
5 1 (0.34%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (38.57%) SQL Server
2 48 (16.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 48 (16.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (9.90%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.48%) Relational Database
6 17 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (5.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (5.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (4.78%) Oracle Database
10 12 (4.10%) MySQL
10 12 (4.10%) NoSQL
11 11 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
12 10 (3.41%) Big Data
12 10 (3.41%) OLAP
13 9 (3.07%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (2.73%) Hadoop
14 8 (2.73%) QlikView
15 6 (2.05%) OLAP Cube
16 5 (1.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 49 (16.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (11.26%) Visual Studio
3 22 (7.51%) Selenium
4 14 (4.78%) JUnit
5 12 (4.10%) Subversion
6 9 (3.07%) Git (software)
6 9 (3.07%) Maven
6 9 (3.07%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.39%) Eclipse
8 6 (2.05%) SoapUI
8 6 (2.05%) TestNG
8 6 (2.05%) Toad
8 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (1.71%) PVCS
10 4 (1.37%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.37%) JMeter
11 3 (1.02%) IntelliJ
11 3 (1.02%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.02%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.68%) Ant
General
1 72 (24.57%) Finance
2 18 (6.14%) Advertising
3 8 (2.73%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.71%) Banking
6 4 (1.37%) Retail
7 2 (0.68%) Back Office
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Legal
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 179 (61.09%) Developer
2 67 (22.87%) Analyst
3 45 (15.36%) SQL Developer
4 44 (15.02%) .NET Developer
5 41 (13.99%) Senior Developer
6 36 (12.29%) Java Developer
7 22 (7.51%) C# Developer
8 21 (7.17%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (6.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 20 (6.83%) Senior Java Developer
9 20 (6.83%) Software Developer
9 20 (6.83%) Test Analyst
10 15 (5.12%) Support Analyst
11 14 (4.78%) .NET Software Developer
12 13 (4.44%) Applications Support
12 13 (4.44%) Junior
13 12 (4.10%) Applications Support Analyst
14 11 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.75%) DBA
14 11 (3.75%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (32.08%) .NET
2 56 (19.11%) ASP.NET
3 48 (16.38%) HTML
4 46 (15.70%) CSS
5 45 (15.36%) SOAP
6 44 (15.02%) Web Services
7 41 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (12.97%) XML
9 34 (11.60%) .NET Framework
9 34 (11.60%) REST
10 30 (10.24%) Spring
11 29 (9.90%) jQuery
12 26 (8.87%) WCF
13 25 (8.53%) Hibernate
14 23 (7.85%) WinForms
15 21 (7.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (6.83%) XSLT
17 16 (5.46%) Ajax
18 11 (3.75%) HTML5
18 11 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.56%) Management Information System
2 21 (7.17%) Informatics
2 21 (7.17%) NHS
3 18 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.75%) Computer Science
5 10 (3.41%) iSeries
6 9 (3.07%) Reference Data
7 8 (2.73%) Fintech
8 7 (2.39%) AS400
9 4 (1.37%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.02%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.02%) Data Integration
10 3 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.02%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.02%) User Experience
11 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.68%) Social Media
11 2 (0.68%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 39 (13.31%) Windows
2 20 (6.83%) Linux
3 14 (4.78%) Unix
4 4 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.02%) Android
5 3 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.34%) HPUX
7 1 (0.34%) Solaris
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (47.44%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (21.50%) MVC
3 58 (19.80%) Scrum
4 51 (17.41%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (13.99%) TDD
6 35 (11.95%) OO
7 31 (10.58%) ETL
7 31 (10.58%) SDLC
8 30 (10.24%) CRM
9 28 (9.56%) Mentoring
10 22 (7.51%) Coaching
10 22 (7.51%) ITIL
11 21 (7.17%) Unit Testing
12 13 (4.44%) Manual Testing
12 13 (4.44%) OOP
13 12 (4.10%) Data Analysis
14 11 (3.75%) Automation Testing
15 10 (3.41%) Static Code Analysis
15 10 (3.41%) User Stories
15 10 (3.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (29.01%) C#
2 82 (27.99%) T-SQL
3 68 (23.21%) JavaScript
4 57 (19.45%) Java
5 23 (7.85%) VB.NET
6 15 (5.12%) PL/SQL
7 14 (4.78%) PHP
8 12 (4.10%) Scala
9 10 (3.41%) RPG
9 10 (3.41%) RPG IV
10 8 (2.73%) Python
11 7 (2.39%) RPG/400
12 5 (1.71%) C
12 5 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.37%) VB
13 4 (1.37%) VBA
14 3 (1.02%) RPG III
14 3 (1.02%) X++
15 2 (0.68%) R
Qualifications
1 23 (7.85%) Degree
2 4 (1.37%) ISEB
3 3 (1.02%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.02%) RHCE
3 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.68%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.34%) MCP
5 1 (0.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.14%) QA
2 7 (2.39%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.02%) vSphere
4 2 (0.68%) HDFS
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.02%) Ansible
1 3 (1.02%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 100 (34.13%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.65%) Oracle
3 13 (4.44%) RedGate
4 9 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
4 9 (3.07%) SAP
5 6 (2.05%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (2.05%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.05%) VMware
6 5 (1.71%) Serena
6 5 (1.71%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.02%) Cognos
7 3 (1.02%) IFS
7 3 (1.02%) Informatica
7 3 (1.02%) Teradata
7 3 (1.02%) Zend
8 2 (0.68%) Sage
8 2 (0.68%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.34%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Posted: 22 days ago