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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 237 270 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.09% 22.04% 21.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.40% 42.39% 45.01%
Number of salaries quoted 217 220 224
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,200 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
559 637 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.73% 52.00% 48.04%
Number of salaries quoted 516 544 508
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 146 £34,500 -1.42% 14
Newport +4 41 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Bridgend -5 14 £26,500 -26.38% 2
Torfaen +11 10 £44,000 +39.68% 2
Neath Port Talbot -8 6 £40,000 +3.89% 2
Caerphilly -7 3 £47,500 +23.37%
Gwent 0 2 £40,000 +8.10%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 2 £31,000 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 176 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 153 (29.65%) C#
4 132 (25.58%) .NET
5 126 (24.42%) Finance
6 125 (24.22%) Microsoft
7 95 (18.41%) Business Intelligence
8 91 (17.64%) T-SQL
9 88 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 84 (16.28%) JavaScript
11 83 (16.09%) Oracle
12 80 (15.50%) HTML
13 79 (15.31%) ASP.NET
14 75 (14.53%) Windows
15 74 (14.34%) Java
15 74 (14.34%) MVC
16 69 (13.37%) CSS
17 64 (12.40%) Degree
18 63 (12.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 62 (12.02%) MS Excel
20 61 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
21 60 (11.63%) ETL
22 55 (10.66%) Web Services
22 55 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 54 (10.47%) SDLC
24 49 (9.50%) SOAP
24 49 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
24 49 (9.50%) Scrum
25 48 (9.30%) XML
25 48 (9.30%) ITIL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.07%) IIS
3 17 (3.29%) MS Exchange
4 14 (2.71%) JBoss
5 10 (1.94%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.74%) Apache
6 9 (1.74%) SAS
7 8 (1.55%) Apache Spark
7 8 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.36%) Apache Pig
9 6 (1.16%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.97%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.78%) CMS
11 4 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.58%) Confluence
13 2 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.39%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 62 (12.02%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.62%) MS Office
3 7 (1.36%) SPSS
4 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.07%) Office 365
2 18 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.74%) SaaS
4 7 (1.36%) PaaS
5 5 (0.97%) IaaS
6 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.65%) Internet
2 21 (4.07%) Firewall
3 16 (3.10%) Intranet
4 14 (2.71%) DNS
5 13 (2.52%) NAS
6 9 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.16%) HTTP
7 6 (1.16%) PuTTY
7 6 (1.16%) tcpdump
8 5 (0.97%) FTP
8 5 (0.97%) LAN
8 5 (0.97%) SAN
8 5 (0.97%) Skype
9 4 (0.78%) VLAN
9 4 (0.78%) VoIP
10 3 (0.58%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.39%) DHCP
11 2 (0.39%) VPN
11 2 (0.39%) WAN
12 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 88 (17.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (12.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 49 (9.50%) Data Warehouse
6 46 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
7 42 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 37 (7.17%) Oracle Database
9 25 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
10 23 (4.46%) MySQL
11 22 (4.26%) OLAP
11 22 (4.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 21 (4.07%) Oracle Database 10g
13 19 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 19 (3.68%) Relational Database
14 16 (3.10%) Big Data
14 16 (3.10%) Hadoop
14 16 (3.10%) OLAP Cube
15 13 (2.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 13 (2.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 43 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (5.43%) SoapUI
3 26 (5.04%) Visual Studio
4 19 (3.68%) Git (software)
5 18 (3.49%) Selenium
6 15 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (1.55%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.36%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.36%) JUnit
8 7 (1.36%) NUnit
8 7 (1.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 7 (1.36%) Subversion
9 6 (1.16%) Maven
9 6 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.97%) PVCS
11 4 (0.78%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.78%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.78%) JIRA
11 4 (0.78%) Moq
11 4 (0.78%) MSTest
General
1 126 (24.42%) Finance
2 47 (9.11%) Advertising
3 17 (3.29%) Legal
4 12 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.94%) Multimedia
6 9 (1.74%) Electronics
7 7 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.36%) Marketing
8 5 (0.97%) Games
9 3 (0.58%) Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Law
10 2 (0.39%) Back Office
10 2 (0.39%) Retail
10 2 (0.39%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 244 (47.29%) Developer
2 107 (20.74%) Analyst
3 65 (12.60%) .NET Developer
3 65 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 62 (12.02%) SQL Developer
5 49 (9.50%) C# Developer
6 35 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 32 (6.20%) Support Analyst
7 32 (6.20%) Test Analyst
8 31 (6.01%) DBA
8 31 (6.01%) Software Developer
9 30 (5.81%) Consultant
9 30 (5.81%) SQL Analyst
10 28 (5.43%) Java Developer
11 22 (4.26%) Database Developer
12 21 (4.07%) Administrator
12 21 (4.07%) Applications Support
13 20 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 19 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (25.58%) .NET
2 80 (15.50%) HTML
3 79 (15.31%) ASP.NET
4 69 (13.37%) CSS
5 55 (10.66%) Web Services
6 49 (9.50%) SOAP
7 48 (9.30%) XML
8 30 (5.81%) jQuery
9 26 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (4.84%) .NET Framework
11 24 (4.65%) WCF
12 23 (4.46%) Ajax
12 23 (4.46%) MDX
13 22 (4.26%) Java EE
14 21 (4.07%) JSON
15 20 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 19 (3.68%) JSF
17 17 (3.29%) Node.js
18 16 (3.10%) REST
19 15 (2.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 61 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.33%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.13%) Fintech
6 8 (1.55%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.55%) Visualisation
7 7 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (1.36%) User Experience
8 6 (1.16%) AS400
8 6 (1.16%) Clustering
8 6 (1.16%) Replication
8 6 (1.16%) Smartphone
9 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.97%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.97%) iSeries
10 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.78%) Statistics
11 3 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.58%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 75 (14.53%) Windows
2 47 (9.11%) Linux
3 40 (7.75%) Unix
4 26 (5.04%) Windows Server
5 19 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (2.33%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.16%) Solaris
8 6 (1.16%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.97%) Android
9 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.97%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.97%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.58%) CentOS
11 3 (0.58%) Debian
11 3 (0.58%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) HPUX
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (34.11%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (18.41%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (14.34%) MVC
4 60 (11.63%) ETL
5 54 (10.47%) SDLC
6 49 (9.50%) Scrum
7 48 (9.30%) ITIL
8 47 (9.11%) Software Engineering
9 35 (6.78%) Data Analysis
10 32 (6.20%) Performance Tuning
11 30 (5.81%) OO
12 29 (5.62%) Test Scripting
12 29 (5.62%) Web Development
13 28 (5.43%) TDD
13 28 (5.43%) Waterfall
14 26 (5.04%) High Availability
14 26 (5.04%) Project Management
15 22 (4.26%) Migration
16 20 (3.88%) Data Modelling
16 20 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (29.65%) C#
2 91 (17.64%) T-SQL
3 84 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 74 (14.34%) Java
5 41 (7.95%) C++
6 40 (7.75%) PL/SQL
7 28 (5.43%) C
8 26 (5.04%) VB.NET
9 20 (3.88%) PHP
10 19 (3.68%) Python
10 19 (3.68%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.68%) VB
11 15 (2.91%) Groovy
12 10 (1.94%) VBA
13 9 (1.74%) PowerShell
14 8 (1.55%) Bash Shell
14 8 (1.55%) Scala
15 7 (1.36%) R
16 6 (1.16%) RPG IV
16 6 (1.16%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 64 (12.40%) Degree
2 29 (5.62%) ISEB
3 17 (3.29%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 15 (2.91%) DV Cleared
5 13 (2.52%) ISTQB
5 13 (2.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.55%) MCSE
8 7 (1.36%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.97%) HND
10 4 (0.78%) MCITP
10 4 (0.78%) MCSA
11 3 (0.58%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.58%) MCP
11 3 (0.58%) PhD
11 3 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.78%) QA
2 31 (6.01%) SLA
3 11 (2.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.55%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.78%) Firmware
5 4 (0.78%) vSphere
5 4 (0.78%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.58%) Snort
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.94%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (1.55%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.55%) Oracle Flashback
2 8 (1.55%) Oracle Statspack
3 5 (0.97%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.39%) Nagios
4 2 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.39%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.19%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.19%) OpenView
5 1 (0.19%) OPNET
5 1 (0.19%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.19%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 125 (24.22%) Microsoft
2 83 (16.09%) Oracle
3 18 (3.49%) Remedy
4 12 (2.33%) Sage
5 11 (2.13%) VMware
6 10 (1.94%) HP
7 9 (1.74%) SAP
8 8 (1.55%) Cisco
9 6 (1.16%) Informatica
10 5 (0.97%) Citrix
10 5 (0.97%) IBM
10 5 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.97%) Serena
10 5 (0.97%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.97%) Tableau
11 4 (0.78%) Avaya
11 4 (0.78%) Sybase
12 3 (0.58%) Dell
12 3 (0.58%) Teradata
12 3 (0.58%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Adteq Limited
Posted: 5 days ago