The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 18 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 27.69% 38.16% 52.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.91% 46.77% 61.11%
Number of salaries quoted 14 29 31
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £22,000 £28,625
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
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 North Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
44 62 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 67.69% 81.58% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 37 53 47
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £43,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the North Wales region.

SQL Salary Trend in North Wales

SQL
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in North Wales

SQL
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham -4 6 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Flintshire +3 5 £38,000 +4.82% 1
Conwy - 1 - -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 15 (71.43%) HTML
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
2 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
3 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (52.38%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) Windows
5 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
6 7 (33.33%) Ajax
7 6 (28.57%) TDD
8 5 (23.81%) MVC
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (23.81%) Oracle
8 5 (23.81%) MySQL
8 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
8 5 (23.81%) Java
8 5 (23.81%) Spring
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
8 5 (23.81%) Subversion
9 4 (19.05%) Maven
9 4 (19.05%) EasyMock

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) LAN
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (4.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 4 (19.05%) Couchbase
3 4 (19.05%) NoSQL
3 4 (19.05%) Redis
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.52%) MS Access
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) OLTP
6 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
6 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
2 4 (19.05%) Maven
2 4 (19.05%) EasyMock
2 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 4 (19.05%) Ant
2 4 (19.05%) JUnit
2 4 (19.05%) Mockito
3 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.76%) Selenium
5 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) DBA
7 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) HTML
1 15 (71.43%) CSS
2 13 (61.90%) jQuery
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
3 7 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (23.81%) .NET Framework
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 5 (23.81%) RESTful
4 5 (23.81%) Spring
5 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 4 (19.05%) JPA
5 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
5 4 (19.05%) JDO
5 4 (19.05%) JDBC
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) JSON
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
6 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Wiki
1 4 (19.05%) iPad
1 4 (19.05%) Data Structures
2 3 (14.29%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) TDD
3 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (19.05%) BDD
4 4 (19.05%) Dependency Management
4 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) AOP
4 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) SEO
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Scrum
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) C#
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) T-SQL
3 5 (23.81%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) hybris
4 1 (4.76%) Vertica
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Hyland
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