The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 187 241 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.64% 23.31% 29.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.29% 40.78% 57.17%
Number of salaries quoted 158 217 225
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,739 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 £40,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
432 591 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 43.07% 57.16% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 378 533 407
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Wales

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +1 122 £35,783 +2.23% 17
Newport -4 15 £32,750 +5.64% 9
Torfaen +14 12 £35,000 +40.00% 4
Caerphilly +7 11 £33,500 +21.81%
Bridgend -12 6 £30,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £22,500 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £37,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £21,000 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

1 127 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 106 (27.39%) Microsoft
3 101 (26.10%) HTML
4 99 (25.58%) .NET
5 96 (24.81%) Java
6 87 (22.48%) CSS
7 85 (21.96%) Degree
8 80 (20.67%) JavaScript
9 76 (19.64%) XML
10 73 (18.86%) Oracle
11 70 (18.09%) Unit Testing
12 67 (17.31%) Banking
12 67 (17.31%) Telecoms
13 64 (16.54%) C#
14 63 (16.28%) Web Services
15 60 (15.50%) Windows
16 54 (13.95%) ASP.NET
17 53 (13.70%) MVC
18 51 (13.18%) Finance
19 50 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
20 49 (12.66%) Spring
20 49 (12.66%) Relational Database
21 43 (11.11%) RPG
22 42 (10.85%) Hibernate
22 42 (10.85%) RPG IV
23 41 (10.59%) Linux
24 40 (10.34%) IIS
25 39 (10.08%) VB.NET
25 39 (10.08%) TCP/IP
26 38 (9.82%) MS Excel

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 40 (10.34%) IIS
2 29 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 29 (7.49%) WebSphere
3 25 (6.46%) MS Exchange
3 25 (6.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (6.20%) Tomcat
5 17 (4.39%) SAS
6 15 (3.88%) CMS
7 13 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.33%) WebLogic
9 9 (2.33%) Apache
10 5 (1.29%) OpenROAD
11 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.03%) Mule
11 4 (1.03%) Commerce Server
11 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.78%) Node.js
13 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.33%) MS Office
3 3 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (6.20%) INSURE/90
2 5 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.58%) GitHub
2 6 (1.55%) SaaS
3 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.78%) PaaS
4 3 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (10.08%) TCP/IP
2 23 (5.94%) SAN
3 17 (4.39%) NAS
4 13 (3.36%) Firewall
4 13 (3.36%) DNS
5 12 (3.10%) Internet
6 10 (2.58%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (2.58%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (1.29%) VPN
7 5 (1.29%) DHCP
8 4 (1.03%) LAN
8 4 (1.03%) VoIP
8 4 (1.03%) WAN
8 4 (1.03%) Intranet
9 3 (0.78%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.78%) DVB
10 2 (0.52%) HTTP
10 2 (0.52%) SNMP
10 2 (0.52%) SSL
11 1 (0.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (32.82%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.66%) Relational Database
3 33 (8.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 29 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 27 (6.98%) RDBMS
6 24 (6.20%) DB2
7 23 (5.94%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.36%) MySQL
8 13 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.58%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (2.07%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
14 5 (1.29%) Ingres
15 3 (0.78%) OLAP
16 2 (0.52%) MS Access
16 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 27 (6.98%) Visual Studio
2 26 (6.72%) Eclipse
3 18 (4.65%) JUnit
3 18 (4.65%) Rational Application Developer
4 16 (4.13%) Ant
4 16 (4.13%) Subversion
4 16 (4.13%) Maven
5 15 (3.88%) Selenium
5 15 (3.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (3.10%) Apache Ivy
7 11 (2.84%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.07%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (1.81%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.55%) Hudson
10 6 (1.55%) Git (software)
11 4 (1.03%) JIRA
11 4 (1.03%) NUnit
12 3 (0.78%) CruiseControl
12 3 (0.78%) MSTest
12 3 (0.78%) Moq
General
1 67 (17.31%) Telecoms
1 67 (17.31%) Banking
2 51 (13.18%) Finance
3 15 (3.88%) Marketing
4 11 (2.84%) Back Office
5 6 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.55%) Advertising
6 5 (1.29%) Local Government
7 4 (1.03%) Military
7 4 (1.03%) Electronics
8 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.78%) Retail
9 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.52%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 149 (38.50%) Developer
2 141 (36.43%) Analyst
3 45 (11.63%) Senior Analyst
4 40 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.01%) Java Developer
5 31 (8.01%) Programmer
6 30 (7.75%) Analyst Programmer
7 29 (7.49%) Senior Developer
8 27 (6.98%) Software Developer
9 23 (5.94%) Test Analyst
9 23 (5.94%) Support Analyst
10 22 (5.68%) Senior Analyst Programmer
10 22 (5.68%) Senior Programmer
11 21 (5.43%) PHP Developer
12 18 (4.65%) Business Analyst
13 17 (4.39%) C# Developer
14 14 (3.62%) Junior
14 14 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
15 13 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 13 (3.36%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (26.10%) HTML
2 99 (25.58%) .NET
3 87 (22.48%) CSS
4 76 (19.64%) XML
5 63 (16.28%) Web Services
6 54 (13.95%) ASP.NET
7 49 (12.66%) Spring
8 42 (10.85%) Hibernate
9 38 (9.82%) jQuery
10 37 (9.56%) J2EE
11 34 (8.79%) .NET Framework
12 32 (8.27%) SOAP
13 31 (8.01%) Ajax
14 30 (7.75%) JSP
15 25 (6.46%) WCF
16 21 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 16 (4.13%) Struts
18 15 (3.88%) Java EE
18 15 (3.88%) HTML5
18 15 (3.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.24%) Clustering
2 12 (3.10%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.58%) Social Network
4 8 (2.07%) DTV
4 8 (2.07%) Social Media
4 8 (2.07%) Kindle
5 7 (1.81%) Open Source
5 7 (1.81%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.55%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.29%) Statistics
7 5 (1.29%) iSeries
8 4 (1.03%) CMDB
8 4 (1.03%) iPad
8 4 (1.03%) Arduino
8 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.03%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.78%) STB
9 3 (0.78%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.50%) Windows
2 41 (10.59%) Linux
3 26 (6.72%) UNIX
4 24 (6.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (4.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.84%) Android
7 10 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.55%) AIX
10 5 (1.29%) Solaris
11 4 (1.03%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.52%) CentOS
13 2 (0.52%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.09%) Unit Testing
2 53 (13.70%) MVC
3 50 (12.92%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (9.82%) Scrum
5 31 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
6 30 (7.75%) UML
7 29 (7.49%) ITIL
8 27 (6.98%) OO
9 26 (6.72%) Migration
10 25 (6.46%) RAD
10 25 (6.46%) ETL
11 22 (5.68%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (5.43%) Data Migration
12 21 (5.43%) TDD
13 19 (4.91%) Data Analysis
14 18 (4.65%) Software Engineering
14 18 (4.65%) SEO
15 14 (3.62%) Regression Testing
15 14 (3.62%) Content Management
16 13 (3.36%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (24.81%) Java
2 80 (20.67%) JavaScript
3 64 (16.54%) C#
4 43 (11.11%) RPG
5 42 (10.85%) RPG IV
6 39 (10.08%) VB.NET
7 31 (8.01%) PHP
8 30 (7.75%) T-SQL
8 30 (7.75%) VB
9 22 (5.68%) PL/SQL
10 18 (4.65%) Perl
10 18 (4.65%) RPG/400
11 13 (3.36%) VB6
12 11 (2.84%) C++
13 9 (2.33%) VBA
13 9 (2.33%) Groovy
13 9 (2.33%) PowerShell
14 8 (2.07%) Korn
15 7 (1.81%) Python
16 6 (1.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 85 (21.96%) Degree
2 14 (3.62%) ISEB
2 14 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.58%) SAP Certification
4 9 (2.33%) MCSE
5 8 (2.07%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.81%) MCP
7 5 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.03%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.78%) MCITP
10 2 (0.52%) CCNA
10 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.26%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.26%) HND
11 1 (0.26%) MCSA
11 1 (0.26%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.91%) QA
2 18 (4.65%) ISO 9001
3 13 (3.36%) SLA
4 10 (2.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.26%) GxP
System Software
1 30 (7.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.62%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.55%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (1.55%) UAG
5 5 (1.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (0.78%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.78%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.52%) Xen
7 2 (0.52%) XenApp
8 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (3.36%) NetBackup
2 10 (2.58%) SCCM
3 7 (1.81%) WSUS
3 7 (1.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.55%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.78%) Nagios
7 2 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.52%) WMI
7 2 (0.52%) Puppet
7 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 106 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 73 (18.86%) Oracle
3 37 (9.56%) VMware
4 33 (8.53%) Cisco
5 26 (6.72%) IBM
6 23 (5.94%) HP
7 19 (4.91%) Citrix
8 14 (3.62%) Red Hat
9 13 (3.36%) SAP
9 13 (3.36%) Remedy
10 11 (2.84%) Google
10 11 (2.84%) Facebook
10 11 (2.84%) Twitter
11 9 (2.33%) JBoss
12 8 (2.07%) McAfee
12 8 (2.07%) Sophos
13 7 (1.81%) Symantec
13 7 (1.81%) Sybase
14 6 (1.55%) Websense
14 6 (1.55%) Clearswift
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum - bonus, flexitime etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Industry Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 20 days ago