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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 13 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1 15 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 1.59% 27.78% 39.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.57% 50.00% 46.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 14
Average salary £42,500 £24,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -32.86%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
28 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 44.44% 55.56% 84.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 31
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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
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 August 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 -8 1 £42,500 +34.92% 3
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
3 8 (57.14%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 6 (42.86%) Degree
5 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (35.71%) Ajax
6 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
6 5 (35.71%) SEO
6 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (21.43%) WCF
8 3 (21.43%) Web Development

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPLS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
2 1 (7.14%) OSPF
2 1 (7.14%) BGP
2 1 (7.14%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (7.14%) Hudson
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Database Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Compact Framework
5 3 (21.43%) WinForms
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) XML
5 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (35.71%) N-Tier
3 3 (21.43%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Firmware
4 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) SEO
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Web Development
2 3 (21.43%) OOD
2 3 (21.43%) OO
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) C#
1 8 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (21.43%) VB6
2 3 (21.43%) VB
2 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) CCIE
3 1 (7.14%) CCSP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNP
3 1 (7.14%) CCIP
3 1 (7.14%) CCNA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDA
3 1 (7.14%) CCDP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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