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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 274 219 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.10% 18.39% 17.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.57% 38.42% 42.09%
Number of salaries quoted 238 184 153
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £29,039 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,150 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
576 570 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.57% 47.86% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 513 503 380
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +1 151 £36,000 -1.36% 17
Torfaen +19 29 £43,000 -9.47% 3
Newport -8 23 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Bridgend +1 20 £32,500 -7.14% 11
Neath Port Talbot - 12 £43,750 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 8 £32,500 -
Glamorgan +1 5 £35,000 -
Caerphilly +19 3 £41,000 +60.78%
Monmouthshire +6 3 £32,500 -25.28%
Rhondda Cynon Taff +2 2 £46,250 +36.02%
Gwent - 2 £40,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil 0 1 £21,990 -45.02%
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 191 (34.60%) SQL Server
2 187 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (33.15%) C#
4 158 (28.62%) .NET
5 133 (24.09%) Microsoft
6 129 (23.37%) Finance
7 109 (19.75%) Oracle
8 107 (19.38%) ASP.NET
9 97 (17.57%) HTML
10 96 (17.39%) MVC
11 91 (16.49%) JavaScript
12 88 (15.94%) CSS
13 82 (14.86%) Windows
13 82 (14.86%) MS Excel
14 76 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
14 76 (13.77%) Degree
15 74 (13.41%) T-SQL
16 71 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 71 (12.86%) SDLC
17 69 (12.50%) Scrum
18 64 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
19 62 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 62 (11.23%) Java
20 61 (11.05%) Software Engineering
21 59 (10.69%) ETL
22 58 (10.51%) Web Services
23 57 (10.33%) C++
24 56 (10.14%) Unix
25 55 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
26 52 (9.42%) XML

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 23 (4.17%) IIS
2 21 (3.80%) MS Exchange
3 20 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 15 (2.72%) Node.js
5 12 (2.17%) SAS
6 7 (1.27%) JBoss
7 6 (1.09%) Apache
7 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (1.09%) WildFly
8 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.54%) CMS
9 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.36%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.36%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 82 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 37 (6.70%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) SPSS
4 3 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.36%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.18%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.62%) Office 365
2 13 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.17%) SaaS
4 7 (1.27%) PaaS
5 5 (0.91%) IaaS
6 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.18%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.72%) Firewall
1 15 (2.72%) Internet
2 12 (2.17%) Intranet
2 12 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.81%) HTTP
3 10 (1.81%) tcpdump
4 9 (1.63%) SAN
5 7 (1.27%) DNS
6 6 (1.09%) NAS
7 5 (0.91%) LAN
7 5 (0.91%) VoIP
8 4 (0.72%) PuTTY
8 4 (0.72%) Skype
8 4 (0.72%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.54%) FTP
9 3 (0.54%) VLAN
9 3 (0.54%) WAN
10 2 (0.36%) Extranet
10 2 (0.36%) VPN
11 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (34.60%) SQL Server
2 71 (12.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (11.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 55 (9.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 45 (8.15%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (7.79%) Oracle Database
6 43 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (6.34%) MySQL
9 33 (5.98%) Oracle Database 11g
10 31 (5.62%) Relational Database
11 26 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
12 23 (4.17%) OLAP
13 22 (3.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 22 (3.99%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (3.62%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (3.26%) Big Data
16 17 (3.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 15 (2.72%) OLAP Cube
18 13 (2.36%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 33 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.80%) SoapUI
3 21 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 19 (3.44%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.99%) Maven
6 10 (1.81%) Selenium
7 7 (1.27%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.27%) Eclipse
7 7 (1.27%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.27%) NUnit
8 6 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (1.09%) Subversion
9 5 (0.91%) Ant
9 5 (0.91%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.91%) Moq
9 5 (0.91%) MSTest
9 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.72%) JMeter
10 4 (0.72%) JUnit
11 3 (0.54%) PowerBuilder
General
1 129 (23.37%) Finance
2 46 (8.33%) Advertising
3 22 (3.99%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.72%) Marketing
5 14 (2.54%) Legal
5 14 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.36%) Electronics
7 8 (1.45%) Banking
8 5 (0.91%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.72%) Games
9 4 (0.72%) Law
9 4 (0.72%) Retail
10 3 (0.54%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.18%) Back Office
11 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 279 (50.54%) Developer
2 127 (23.01%) Analyst
3 88 (15.94%) .NET Developer
4 69 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 63 (11.41%) SQL Developer
6 54 (9.78%) C# Developer
7 51 (9.24%) Software Developer
8 45 (8.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 42 (7.61%) SQL Analyst
10 41 (7.43%) Test Analyst
11 38 (6.88%) Support Analyst
12 37 (6.70%) DBA
13 30 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 27 (4.89%) Senior .NET Developer
15 25 (4.53%) Software Engineer
16 23 (4.17%) Java Developer
17 22 (3.99%) Junior
18 21 (3.80%) SQL DBA
19 20 (3.62%) Business Developer
20 19 (3.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (28.62%) .NET
2 107 (19.38%) ASP.NET
3 97 (17.57%) HTML
4 88 (15.94%) CSS
5 58 (10.51%) Web Services
6 52 (9.42%) jQuery
6 52 (9.42%) XML
7 50 (9.06%) SOAP
8 39 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (5.80%) WCF
10 25 (4.53%) AngularJS
11 24 (4.35%) MDX
12 17 (3.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 17 (3.08%) HTML5
13 16 (2.90%) Ajax
13 16 (2.90%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (2.90%) Java EE
13 16 (2.90%) JSF
14 14 (2.54%) Hibernate
14 14 (2.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.88%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.90%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.54%) Mathematics
5 11 (1.99%) Fintech
6 9 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.63%) Mobile Payment
6 9 (1.63%) User Experience
7 7 (1.27%) Grid Computing
7 7 (1.27%) iSeries
8 6 (1.09%) Clustering
8 6 (1.09%) Replication
9 5 (0.91%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.72%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.72%) AS400
10 4 (0.72%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.72%) Informatics
10 4 (0.72%) Statistics
10 4 (0.72%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.54%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 82 (14.86%) Windows
2 56 (10.14%) Unix
3 52 (9.42%) Linux
4 25 (4.53%) Windows Server
5 20 (3.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.09%) Solaris
9 4 (0.72%) Android
9 4 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 2000
9 4 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.54%) CentOS
10 3 (0.54%) Debian
10 3 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (33.88%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (17.39%) MVC
3 76 (13.77%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (12.86%) SDLC
5 69 (12.50%) Scrum
6 61 (11.05%) Software Engineering
7 59 (10.69%) ETL
8 48 (8.70%) ITIL
9 44 (7.97%) Web Development
10 43 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
11 42 (7.61%) OO
12 40 (7.25%) Data Analysis
13 36 (6.52%) Test Scripting
14 30 (5.43%) Migration
15 26 (4.71%) High Availability
16 25 (4.53%) Project Management
17 23 (4.17%) Software Testing
18 22 (3.99%) TDD
19 21 (3.80%) Data Modelling
19 21 (3.80%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 183 (33.15%) C#
2 91 (16.49%) JavaScript
3 74 (13.41%) T-SQL
4 62 (11.23%) Java
5 57 (10.33%) C++
6 44 (7.97%) VB.NET
7 42 (7.61%) PL/SQL
8 34 (6.16%) C
9 22 (3.99%) PHP
10 21 (3.80%) Python
11 18 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.17%) VB
13 11 (1.99%) Perl
13 11 (1.99%) PowerShell
13 11 (1.99%) VBA
14 9 (1.63%) Groovy
15 8 (1.45%) Bash Shell
16 7 (1.27%) R
16 7 (1.27%) RPG
16 7 (1.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (13.77%) Degree
2 36 (6.52%) ISEB
3 22 (3.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 19 (3.44%) ISTQB
5 18 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (3.26%) Security Cleared
6 17 (3.08%) SC Cleared
7 15 (2.72%) DV Cleared
8 10 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.27%) MCSE
10 5 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.72%) HND
11 4 (0.72%) MCSA
12 3 (0.54%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.54%) MCITP
12 3 (0.54%) MCP
12 3 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
14 1 (0.18%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.52%) QA
2 35 (6.34%) SLA
3 6 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.99%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.45%) Oracle Clusterware
4 7 (1.27%) Snort
5 4 (0.72%) Firmware
5 4 (0.72%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) vSphere
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.45%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.45%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.45%) Oracle Statspack
4 3 (0.54%) Nagios
4 3 (0.54%) Puppet
5 2 (0.36%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.36%) OpenView
5 2 (0.36%) OPNET
5 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.36%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.18%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 133 (24.09%) Microsoft
2 109 (19.75%) Oracle
3 20 (3.62%) Remedy
4 16 (2.90%) Cisco
5 13 (2.36%) SAP
5 13 (2.36%) Tableau
5 13 (2.36%) VMware
6 9 (1.63%) HP
7 8 (1.45%) IBM
8 7 (1.27%) Citrix
8 7 (1.27%) Sybase
8 7 (1.27%) Zend
9 6 (1.09%) Sage
9 6 (1.09%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.91%) Dell
10 5 (0.91%) Informatica
11 4 (0.72%) Avaya
11 4 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
11 4 (0.72%) Red Hat
12 3 (0.54%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £19 - £34000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K, depending upon experirence
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
AWD online
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Liga Recruitment
Salary: circa £45,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Posted: 21 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago