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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 48.72% 33.64% 15.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 73.08% 56.06% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
26 66 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 66.67% 60.00% 60.38%
Number of salaries quoted 22 42 29
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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 +2 12 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Flintshire +1 3 £32,500 +32.65%
Denbighshire -1 1 £27,500 -31.25% 1
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 25 (54.35%) Oracle
2 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Java
3 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
4 16 (34.78%) HTML
5 13 (28.26%) Unix
6 12 (26.09%) .NET
6 12 (26.09%) Subversion
7 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
7 10 (21.74%) CSS
8 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
8 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (17.39%) C#
10 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
10 7 (15.22%) Linux
10 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
10 7 (15.22%) Spring
10 7 (15.22%) Web Development
10 7 (15.22%) Degree
10 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
11 6 (13.04%) QA
11 6 (13.04%) PHP
11 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
11 6 (13.04%) Sun
11 6 (13.04%) MVC
12 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
12 5 (10.87%) VMware
12 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
12 5 (10.87%) Intranet
12 5 (10.87%) Microsoft

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 (13.04%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) Apache
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) JBoss
3 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Intranet
2 3 (6.52%) Firewall
3 2 (4.35%) AMQP
3 2 (4.35%) DHCP
3 2 (4.35%) DNS
3 2 (4.35%) LAN
3 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.35%) VLAN
3 2 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (4.35%) WAN
4 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) DataStage
4 3 (6.52%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.17%) DTS
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Subversion
2 9 (19.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) JUnit
5 3 (6.52%) Ant
5 3 (6.52%) JIRA
5 3 (6.52%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.35%) IntelliJ
6 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 2 (4.35%) Mockito
7 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.17%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Avionics
3 1 (2.17%) Electronics
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Military
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) Analyst
3 12 (26.09%) Support Analyst
4 8 (17.39%) Web Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Applications Support
5 7 (15.22%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.87%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) IT Support
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Test Leader
7 4 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
7 4 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (8.70%) SQL Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Developer Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Systems Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) HTML
2 12 (26.09%) .NET
3 10 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 10 (21.74%) CSS
4 7 (15.22%) Spring
5 5 (10.87%) Hibernate
5 5 (10.87%) JPA
5 5 (10.87%) jQuery
5 5 (10.87%) Spring MVC
5 5 (10.87%) Spring Security
6 4 (8.70%) JSP
6 4 (8.70%) Struts
6 4 (8.70%) Web Services
7 3 (6.52%) Drools
7 3 (6.52%) Lucene
7 3 (6.52%) WCF
8 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) AS400
1 3 (6.52%) FMCG
1 3 (6.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
2 2 (4.35%) Derivative
3 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Unix
2 7 (15.22%) Linux
3 5 (10.87%) Windows
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Web Development
2 6 (13.04%) MVC
3 5 (10.87%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.52%) Coaching
5 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.52%) ETL
5 3 (6.52%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.52%) Open Source
5 3 (6.52%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.52%) Validation
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Data Security
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.35%) ERP
6 2 (4.35%) OO
6 2 (4.35%) OOD
6 2 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.39%) C#
4 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.04%) PHP
6 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.52%) C++
7 3 (6.52%) COBOL
8 2 (4.35%) C
8 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Oracle
2 6 (13.04%) Sun
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) VMware
4 4 (8.70%) Greenplum
4 4 (8.70%) IBM
4 4 (8.70%) SAP
5 2 (4.35%) Sage
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) ATG
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (2.17%) hybris
6 1 (2.17%) Veeam
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