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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 6 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 13 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 21.11% 20.63% 47.83%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.30% 38.24% 70.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 29
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £19,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £42,500 £35,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
46 34 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 51.11% 53.97% 68.12%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £38,006
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Flintshire -2 11 £35,000 +125.80%
Wrexham -2 6 £36,000 +2.85%
Denbighshire - 2 £43,750 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 26 (49.06%) T-SQL
1 26 (49.06%) .NET
2 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
3 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
4 19 (35.85%) C#
5 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
5 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
5 14 (26.42%) CSS
5 14 (26.42%) Web Development
5 14 (26.42%) jQuery
6 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (24.53%) HTML
7 12 (22.64%) Ajax
8 11 (20.75%) Java
8 11 (20.75%) Oracle
9 10 (18.87%) XML
9 10 (18.87%) ETL
9 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (16.98%) Web Services
10 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
10 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
11 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
12 7 (13.21%) MVC
12 7 (13.21%) VB6
12 7 (13.21%) WCF
12 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.21%) VB
12 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 6 (11.32%) Apache
2 5 (9.43%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) ArcGIS
3 3 (5.66%) IIS
3 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SyteLine
1 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.89%) Sage ERP X3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Intranet
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (15.09%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (11.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.43%) Crystal Reports
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.55%) MySQL
6 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.66%) Pentaho
7 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 3 (5.66%) MS Access
7 3 (5.66%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (5.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.66%) BODI
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.77%) OLAP
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.32%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (7.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.89%) Mockito
5 1 (1.89%) Gradle
5 1 (1.89%) EasyMock
5 1 (1.89%) Ant
5 1 (1.89%) JUnit
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.89%) Subversion
5 1 (1.89%) Maven
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (11.32%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.66%) Back Office
4 1 (1.89%) Finance
4 1 (1.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Database Developer
4 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
4 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database Developer
7 4 (7.55%) DBA
7 4 (7.55%) ETL Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Administrator
8 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.77%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (49.06%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
2 14 (26.42%) jQuery
3 13 (24.53%) HTML
4 12 (22.64%) Ajax
5 10 (18.87%) XML
6 9 (16.98%) Web Services
7 7 (13.21%) WCF
8 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.43%) HTML5
9 5 (9.43%) ADO.NET
10 4 (7.55%) J2SE
10 4 (7.55%) WPF
11 3 (5.66%) Entity Framework
11 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
12 2 (3.77%) Spring
12 2 (3.77%) Hibernate
12 2 (3.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) N-Tier
1 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) GIS
2 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Wiki
4 1 (1.89%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
3 4 (7.55%) Android
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Web Development
2 13 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) ETL
4 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.09%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) MVC
7 6 (11.32%) Data Analysis
7 6 (11.32%) SDLC
8 4 (7.55%) Mobile Development
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Data Migration
8 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.66%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.66%) Logistics
9 3 (5.66%) OO
9 3 (5.66%) ERP
10 2 (3.77%) TDD
10 2 (3.77%) SEO
10 2 (3.77%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) T-SQL
2 19 (35.85%) C#
3 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.75%) Java
5 9 (16.98%) PL/SQL
5 9 (16.98%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.21%) VB6
6 7 (13.21%) VB
7 6 (11.32%) PHP
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) ISEB
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Oracle
3 7 (13.21%) Tableau
4 6 (11.32%) Talend
5 3 (5.66%) ESRI
5 3 (5.66%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.77%) Dundas
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Vertica
7 1 (1.89%) Informatica
7 1 (1.89%) Sage
7 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.89%) Infor
7 1 (1.89%) hybris