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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 131 173 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 20.28% 20.67% 28.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.34% 40.14% 56.63%
Number of salaries quoted 120 153 150
Median salary £34,725 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
333 431 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 51.55% 51.49% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 312 370 275
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 £25,000 £26,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 October 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 112 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (34.16%) SQL Server
3 89 (31.67%) .NET
4 82 (29.18%) C#
5 80 (28.47%) Microsoft
6 65 (23.13%) T-SQL
6 65 (23.13%) Finance
7 58 (20.64%) MVC
8 54 (19.22%) ASP.NET
9 52 (18.51%) Java
9 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
10 51 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
11 48 (17.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 47 (16.73%) JavaScript
12 47 (16.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 44 (15.66%) Oracle
14 43 (15.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 41 (14.59%) SOAP
16 39 (13.88%) SDLC
17 38 (13.52%) XML
17 38 (13.52%) HTML
18 35 (12.46%) CSS
18 35 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
19 32 (11.39%) Web Services
19 32 (11.39%) Windows
20 31 (11.03%) Scrum
21 30 (10.68%) ETL
22 29 (10.32%) TDD
23 28 (9.96%) QA
24 27 (9.61%) OO

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 20 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.98%) IIS
3 10 (3.56%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.14%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (2.14%) SAS
5 5 (1.78%) Apache
5 5 (1.78%) Oracle 10gAS
6 4 (1.42%) CMS
6 4 (1.42%) ColdFusion
6 4 (1.42%) JBoss
6 4 (1.42%) MS Exchange
6 4 (1.42%) Mule
6 4 (1.42%) Mule ESB
7 3 (1.07%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.71%) Apache Pig
8 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.71%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 52 (18.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.63%) MS Office
3 4 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.36%) EQXanite
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.49%) SaaS
2 6 (2.14%) Office 365
3 3 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.36%) GitHub
5 1 (0.36%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.41%) Internet
2 16 (5.69%) Intranet
3 10 (3.56%) Firewall
4 5 (1.78%) DNS
4 5 (1.78%) PuTTY
5 4 (1.42%) NAS
5 4 (1.42%) Skype
6 2 (0.71%) HTTP
6 2 (0.71%) LAN
6 2 (0.71%) VoIP
6 2 (0.71%) WAN
7 1 (0.36%) DHCP
7 1 (0.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (34.16%) SQL Server
2 48 (17.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (16.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (12.46%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (9.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 24 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 20 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 17 (6.05%) OLAP
10 14 (4.98%) Oracle Database
11 13 (4.63%) MySQL
12 12 (4.27%) OLAP Cube
12 12 (4.27%) SQL Server 2014
13 10 (3.56%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (3.20%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (2.85%) QlikView
16 7 (2.49%) NoSQL
17 6 (2.14%) Hadoop
17 6 (2.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (2.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 43 (15.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (9.61%) Visual Studio
3 21 (7.47%) Selenium
4 15 (5.34%) JUnit
4 15 (5.34%) SoapUI
5 10 (3.56%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (2.85%) Git (software)
6 8 (2.85%) Subversion
7 7 (2.49%) Maven
7 7 (2.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 7 (2.49%) TestNG
8 5 (1.78%) PVCS
9 4 (1.42%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.42%) IntelliJ
9 4 (1.42%) Toad
9 4 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.07%) ClearQuest
10 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.71%) Selenium IDE
General
1 65 (23.13%) Finance
2 18 (6.41%) Advertising
3 11 (3.91%) Legal
4 8 (2.85%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.07%) Retail
6 2 (0.71%) Back Office
6 2 (0.71%) Electronics
6 2 (0.71%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Automotive
7 1 (0.36%) Banking
7 1 (0.36%) Marketing
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.36%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 163 (58.01%) Developer
2 63 (22.42%) Analyst
3 43 (15.30%) SQL Developer
4 42 (14.95%) .NET Developer
5 40 (14.23%) Senior Developer
6 34 (12.10%) C# Developer
7 26 (9.25%) Java Developer
8 22 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
10 17 (6.05%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.69%) Test Analyst
12 14 (4.98%) Junior
12 14 (4.98%) Support Analyst
13 13 (4.63%) Data Analyst
13 13 (4.63%) Database Developer
13 13 (4.63%) Test Engineer
14 12 (4.27%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.27%) Junior Developer
15 11 (3.91%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (31.67%) .NET
2 54 (19.22%) ASP.NET
3 41 (14.59%) SOAP
4 38 (13.52%) HTML
4 38 (13.52%) XML
5 35 (12.46%) CSS
6 32 (11.39%) Web Services
7 25 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (8.54%) REST
9 22 (7.83%) .NET Framework
9 22 (7.83%) jQuery
10 19 (6.76%) Spring
11 17 (6.05%) WCF
12 16 (5.69%) WinForms
13 15 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (4.98%) Ajax
14 14 (4.98%) Hibernate
15 12 (4.27%) XSLT
16 10 (3.56%) JSON
16 10 (3.56%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (6.41%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.27%) Fintech
3 10 (3.56%) Informatics
3 10 (3.56%) NHS
4 6 (2.14%) AS400
5 5 (1.78%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.42%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.42%) iSeries
6 4 (1.42%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.07%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.71%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.71%) Social Media
9 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.39%) Windows
2 23 (8.19%) Linux
3 17 (6.05%) Unix
4 5 (1.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.42%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.42%) Solaris
6 3 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) HPUX
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (20.64%) MVC
3 51 (18.15%) Business Intelligence
4 39 (13.88%) SDLC
5 31 (11.03%) Scrum
6 30 (10.68%) ETL
7 29 (10.32%) TDD
8 27 (9.61%) OO
9 20 (7.12%) ITIL
10 19 (6.76%) CRM
11 17 (6.05%) Mentoring
12 16 (5.69%) Web Development
13 15 (5.34%) Test Scripting
14 13 (4.63%) Software Engineering
15 12 (4.27%) Coaching
15 12 (4.27%) Unit Testing
16 11 (3.91%) Static Code Analysis
16 11 (3.91%) User Stories
17 10 (3.56%) Data Analysis
17 10 (3.56%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 82 (29.18%) C#
2 65 (23.13%) T-SQL
3 52 (18.51%) Java
4 47 (16.73%) JavaScript
5 25 (8.90%) VB.NET
6 20 (7.12%) PL/SQL
7 15 (5.34%) PHP
8 14 (4.98%) Scala
9 10 (3.56%) VB
10 7 (2.49%) C++
11 6 (2.14%) C
11 6 (2.14%) RPG
11 6 (2.14%) RPG IV
11 6 (2.14%) RPG/400
12 5 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.78%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.42%) VBA
14 3 (1.07%) Delphi
14 3 (1.07%) Perl
15 2 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (7.83%) Degree
2 4 (1.42%) ISEB
3 3 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (1.07%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.07%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.36%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.96%) QA
2 9 (3.20%) SLA
3 5 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.36%) Docker
4 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.36%) vSphere
4 1 (0.36%) XenApp
4 1 (0.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.71%) Nagios
2 1 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.36%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.36%) OpenView
2 1 (0.36%) OPNET
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 80 (28.47%) Microsoft
2 44 (15.66%) Oracle
3 8 (2.85%) SAP
4 7 (2.49%) RedGate
5 6 (2.14%) HP
6 5 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (1.78%) Serena
6 5 (1.78%) VMware
7 4 (1.42%) Rally
7 4 (1.42%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.42%) Remedy
7 4 (1.42%) Sage
7 4 (1.42%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.07%) Informatica
8 3 (1.07%) Teradata
8 3 (1.07%) Zend
9 2 (0.71%) Citrix
9 2 (0.71%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.71%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.71%) Tableau
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