The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 288 154 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.76% 18.44% 24.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.24% 39.79% 41.43%
Number of salaries quoted 260 136 201
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,750 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 South Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
666 387 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.95% 46.35% 58.15%
Number of salaries quoted 586 335 487
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

SQL Salary Trend in South Wales

SQL
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in South Wales

SQL
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
Cardiff +2 185 £35,000 -2.18% 29
Newport +4 38 £34,500 +1.47% 3
Torfaen -15 15 £37,500 +12.78%
Glamorgan -1 6 £35,000 +27.27%
Caerphilly -7 6 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Bridgend +6 5 £33,750 +60.71% 4
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £40,000 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £43,500 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 221 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 191 (31.83%) Finance
2 191 (31.83%) Microsoft
3 151 (25.17%) Business Intelligence
4 141 (23.50%) Oracle
5 134 (22.33%) XML
6 128 (21.33%) T-SQL
7 127 (21.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 124 (20.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 108 (18.00%) ETL
10 102 (17.00%) .NET
11 96 (16.00%) MS Excel
12 93 (15.50%) PL/SQL
13 89 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008
14 84 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
15 83 (13.83%) Degree
16 80 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
17 79 (13.17%) C#
18 78 (13.00%) HTML
19 76 (12.67%) Java
20 74 (12.33%) Manufacturing
21 72 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
22 71 (11.83%) Oracle EBS
23 69 (11.50%) Oracle 11i
24 67 (11.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
25 66 (11.00%) Oracle Discoverer
26 62 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
27 60 (10.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
27 60 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
28 59 (9.83%) ASP.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 18 (3.00%) SAS
2 15 (2.50%) IIS
3 13 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.83%) Apache
4 11 (1.83%) CMS
5 10 (1.67%) OpenROAD
6 9 (1.50%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.17%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.17%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.67%) Node.js
9 4 (0.67%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.67%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.50%) JBoss
10 3 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.33%) Oracle 10gAS
11 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 96 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (2.67%) MS Office
4 7 (1.17%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.50%) MS Project
6 1 (0.17%) EViews
6 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 72 (12.00%) Oracle Applications
2 71 (11.83%) Oracle EBS
3 69 (11.50%) Oracle 11i
4 60 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
4 60 (10.00%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 45 (7.50%) Oracle General Ledger
5 45 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
5 45 (7.50%) Oracle Receivables
6 38 (6.33%) Oracle Assets
7 13 (2.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 12 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.67%) INSURE/90
11 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
12 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
12 1 (0.17%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.33%) PaaS
2 9 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.50%) SaaS
3 6 (1.00%) IaaS
4 3 (0.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.67%) TCP/IP
2 13 (2.17%) HTTP
3 10 (1.67%) Firewall
3 10 (1.67%) SAN
4 8 (1.33%) DNS
4 8 (1.33%) Internet
5 7 (1.17%) Intranet
5 7 (1.17%) LAN
5 7 (1.17%) WAN
6 5 (0.83%) VoIP
6 5 (0.83%) SSL
6 5 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.50%) DHCP
8 2 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.33%) tcpdump
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (0.17%) NAS
9 1 (0.17%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 127 (21.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 124 (20.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (14.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 84 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
6 67 (11.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 66 (11.00%) Oracle Discoverer
8 59 (9.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 57 (9.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 48 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 43 (7.17%) Relational Database
12 40 (6.67%) Oracle Database
13 33 (5.50%) OLTP
14 26 (4.33%) DTS
14 26 (4.33%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (4.00%) MySQL
16 23 (3.83%) OLAP
17 19 (3.17%) Big Data
18 17 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
19 16 (2.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 26 (4.33%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.33%) Cucumber
3 8 (1.33%) SoapUI
3 8 (1.33%) Eclipse
4 7 (1.17%) Selenium
5 6 (1.00%) Subversion
5 6 (1.00%) JUnit
6 5 (0.83%) NetBeans
6 5 (0.83%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (0.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (0.50%) MSTest
8 3 (0.50%) NUnit
8 3 (0.50%) Ant
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.33%) JIRA
9 2 (0.33%) FitNesse
9 2 (0.33%) Moq
10 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 191 (31.83%) Finance
2 74 (12.33%) Manufacturing
3 34 (5.67%) Banking
4 32 (5.33%) Advertising
5 23 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.17%) Marketing
7 16 (2.67%) Retail
8 8 (1.33%) Billing
8 8 (1.33%) Welsh Language
9 6 (1.00%) Legal
10 4 (0.67%) Automotive
10 4 (0.67%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 243 (40.50%) Developer
2 219 (36.50%) Analyst
3 71 (11.83%) DBA
4 69 (11.50%) Oracle Analyst
5 65 (10.83%) Senior Developer
6 45 (7.50%) SQL DBA
7 42 (7.00%) Administrator
8 40 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 37 (6.17%) SQL Developer
10 36 (6.00%) .NET Developer
11 34 (5.67%) Java Developer
12 32 (5.33%) Programmer
12 32 (5.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 31 (5.17%) Software Developer
14 30 (5.00%) Business Analyst
15 28 (4.67%) Junior
15 28 (4.67%) Senior Analyst
16 26 (4.33%) Junior Analyst
17 20 (3.33%) Senior Programmer
17 20 (3.33%) Senior Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (22.33%) XML
2 102 (17.00%) .NET
3 78 (13.00%) HTML
4 59 (9.83%) ASP.NET
5 58 (9.67%) CSS
6 36 (6.00%) Web Services
7 31 (5.17%) jQuery
8 22 (3.67%) SOAP
9 21 (3.50%) J2EE
9 21 (3.50%) Spring
9 21 (3.50%) .NET Framework
9 21 (3.50%) HTML5
10 20 (3.33%) Ajax
11 16 (2.67%) WCF
12 14 (2.33%) WinForms
13 13 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 10 (1.67%) LINQ to SQL
14 10 (1.67%) LINQ
15 9 (1.50%) CSS3
16 8 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.33%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (4.00%) Clustering
3 19 (3.17%) Statistics
4 16 (2.67%) Management Information System
5 14 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.67%) Visualisation
7 9 (1.50%) Replication
8 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
8 7 (1.17%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
9 5 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.67%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.67%) User Experience
11 3 (0.50%) Economics
11 3 (0.50%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.50%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.33%) iPhone
12 2 (0.33%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.83%) Windows
2 20 (3.33%) UNIX
2 20 (3.33%) Linux
3 10 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (0.67%) CentOS
6 3 (0.50%) Android
7 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.17%) AIX
8 1 (0.17%) OS/2
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (25.17%) Business Intelligence
2 108 (18.00%) ETL
3 80 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (7.17%) MVC
5 40 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 35 (5.83%) Migration
6 35 (5.83%) Data Migration
7 33 (5.50%) CRM
8 30 (5.00%) ITIL
8 30 (5.00%) Project Management
8 30 (5.00%) Scrum
9 29 (4.83%) OO
10 28 (4.67%) Kimball Methodology
11 24 (4.00%) Data Analysis
12 23 (3.83%) Mentoring
13 22 (3.67%) Software Engineering
14 21 (3.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (3.17%) Service Delivery
15 19 (3.17%) Performance Tuning
16 18 (3.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 128 (21.33%) T-SQL
2 93 (15.50%) PL/SQL
3 79 (13.17%) C#
4 76 (12.67%) Java
5 58 (9.67%) JavaScript
6 35 (5.83%) PHP
7 31 (5.17%) VB.NET
8 28 (4.67%) C++
9 18 (3.00%) Python
10 17 (2.83%) VB
11 16 (2.67%) VBA
12 14 (2.33%) Perl
13 12 (2.00%) RPG
14 9 (1.50%) C
15 6 (1.00%) Ruby
15 6 (1.00%) PowerShell
16 5 (0.83%) RPG/400
16 5 (0.83%) RPG IV
16 5 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (13.83%) Degree
2 26 (4.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.17%) MCSE
4 10 (1.67%) MCDBA
5 9 (1.50%) VCP4
6 7 (1.17%) CCNA
6 7 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.00%) MCP
7 6 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.83%) ISEB
8 5 (0.83%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.33%) RHCE
10 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.33%) MCSA
11 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.17%) MCITP
11 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.33%) SLA
2 15 (2.50%) QA
3 6 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.17%) Basel II
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (4.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.83%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.33%) Snort
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 4 (0.67%) NetBackup
1 4 (0.67%) WSUS
1 4 (0.67%) SCCM
1 4 (0.67%) SCOM
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.17%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (0.17%) CA Spectrum
2 1 (0.17%) OpenView
2 1 (0.17%) Nagios
2 1 (0.17%) OPNET
Vendors
1 191 (31.83%) Microsoft
2 141 (23.50%) Oracle
3 41 (6.83%) Cognos
4 35 (5.83%) VMware
5 23 (3.83%) MicroStrategy
6 20 (3.33%) Cisco
7 15 (2.50%) Teradata
8 11 (1.83%) Business Objects
8 11 (1.83%) Citrix
9 9 (1.50%) HP
10 8 (1.33%) SAP
10 8 (1.33%) Informatica
10 8 (1.33%) NetApp
11 7 (1.17%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.00%) Remedy
13 4 (0.67%) McAfee
13 4 (0.67%) Lotus
13 4 (0.67%) LANDesk
13 4 (0.67%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.50%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + £300pm on call, 25 days a/l, pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £39000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Churchill Frank
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Unique Perks & Training + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago