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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 22 29 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 33.85% 44.62% 46.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.83% 55.77% 65.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 36
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,400 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
48 52 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 73.85% 80.00% 71.60%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 52
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £25,500
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Wrexham -7 6 £32,500 +44.44% 3
Flintshire +2 5 £38,000 -1.93%
Denbighshire -1 1 £37,500 -34.78% 1
Conwy - 1 - -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (64.29%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 15 (53.57%) jQuery
4 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (42.86%) C#
6 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
6 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
8 9 (32.14%) Windows
9 8 (28.57%) Oracle
9 8 (28.57%) Ajax
10 7 (25.00%) TDD
10 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (25.00%) MySQL
11 6 (21.43%) Java
11 6 (21.43%) Apache
11 6 (21.43%) MVC
11 6 (21.43%) Subversion
11 6 (21.43%) Spring
11 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
11 6 (21.43%) RESTful
11 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
11 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
12 5 (17.86%) hybris
12 5 (17.86%) Mockito
12 5 (17.86%) iPad
12 5 (17.86%) BDD

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (21.43%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
1 2 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (21.43%) MongoDB
3 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 5 (17.86%) Redis
4 5 (17.86%) Couchbase
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (7.14%) MS Access
7 1 (3.57%) OLAP
7 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.57%) OLTP
7 1 (3.57%) DataStage
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (3.57%) BODI
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Subversion
2 5 (17.86%) Maven
2 5 (17.86%) EasyMock
2 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Ant
2 5 (17.86%) JUnit
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Mockito
3 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.57%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
5 1 (3.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.57%) Bugzilla
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) DBA
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.71%) SQL DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ETL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) HTML
2 17 (60.71%) CSS
3 15 (53.57%) jQuery
4 9 (32.14%) .NET
5 8 (28.57%) Ajax
6 6 (21.43%) RESTful
6 6 (21.43%) Spring
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
7 5 (17.86%) Hibernate
7 5 (17.86%) JDO
7 5 (17.86%) JDBC
7 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
7 5 (17.86%) JPA
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.29%) HTML5
8 4 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 1 (3.57%) CSS3
9 1 (3.57%) JSON
9 1 (3.57%) WCF
9 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Wiki
1 5 (17.86%) iPad
1 5 (17.86%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.57%) Statistics
4 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) TDD
3 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (17.86%) BDD
4 5 (17.86%) Dependency Management
4 5 (17.86%) Refactoring
4 5 (17.86%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) AOP
4 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.71%) PHP
7 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
3 5 (17.86%) hybris
4 3 (10.71%) Talend
5 2 (7.14%) Vertica
5 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Informatica
6 1 (3.57%) Sage
6 1 (3.57%) Hyland
6 1 (3.57%) Dundas
6 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Denbighshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wrexham
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 10 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Cimteq Ltd.
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum depending on skills.
Posted: 12 days ago
North Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago