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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 291 262 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.89% 22.39% 21.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.43% 40.68% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 252 242 184
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,550 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
555 644 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 51.29% 55.04% 46.63%
Number of salaries quoted 493 590 390
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 +3 186 £35,000 - 35
Newport +3 29 £36,500 +12.30% 6
Torfaen 0 19 £36,000 +20.00%
Bridgend +6 13 £32,500 - 2
Rhondda Cynon Taff +1 13 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Monmouthshire +2 5 £30,000 -40.00%
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 -7.79%
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,000 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 - -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 198 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 149 (29.98%) Microsoft
3 131 (26.36%) .NET
4 120 (24.14%) HTML
5 116 (23.34%) Java
6 112 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
7 101 (20.32%) T-SQL
7 101 (20.32%) Windows
8 100 (20.12%) C#
9 99 (19.92%) XML
10 97 (19.52%) Oracle
11 95 (19.11%) JavaScript
12 86 (17.30%) Finance
13 81 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 79 (15.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 79 (15.90%) Degree
14 79 (15.90%) MS Excel
15 77 (15.49%) CSS
16 74 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 68 (13.68%) ASP.NET
18 60 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
19 58 (11.67%) Web Services
20 52 (10.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 49 (9.86%) VMware
21 49 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
22 48 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
23 46 (9.26%) Scrum
23 46 (9.26%) .NET Framework
24 45 (9.05%) Relational Database
25 44 (8.85%) jQuery

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 33 (6.64%) IIS
2 17 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 13 (2.62%) SAS
3 13 (2.62%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (2.01%) Apache
6 8 (1.61%) CMS
7 7 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.21%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.80%) OpenROAD
10 4 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.60%) Commerce Server
11 3 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 79 (15.90%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.42%) MS Office
3 11 (2.21%) MS Project
4 5 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.21%) INSURE/90
2 5 (1.01%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (0.80%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.60%) Oracle Manufacturing
5 2 (0.40%) Line 500
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.41%) PaaS
2 12 (2.41%) IaaS
3 5 (1.01%) SaaS
4 4 (0.80%) Trello
4 4 (0.80%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.60%) Office 365
5 3 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.63%) TCP/IP
2 21 (4.23%) SAN
3 18 (3.62%) Internet
4 11 (2.21%) Firewall
4 11 (2.21%) NAS
5 10 (2.01%) DNS
5 10 (2.01%) VoIP
6 9 (1.81%) HTTP
7 7 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (1.41%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (1.01%) SNMP
8 5 (1.01%) LAN
8 5 (1.01%) WAN
9 3 (0.60%) SSL
10 2 (0.40%) Intranet
10 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.40%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (0.20%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.20%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 81 (16.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 79 (15.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 74 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (9.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (9.05%) Relational Database
7 43 (8.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 43 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
8 28 (5.63%) Crystal Reports
9 27 (5.43%) OLAP
9 27 (5.43%) Oracle Database
10 15 (3.02%) RDBMS
11 13 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 12 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
13 11 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.61%) MySQL
16 6 (1.21%) DB2
17 5 (1.01%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 42 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 24 (4.83%) Selenium
3 22 (4.43%) JUnit
4 20 (4.02%) Jenkins
5 17 (3.42%) SoapUI
6 16 (3.22%) MSTest
7 15 (3.02%) Moq
7 15 (3.02%) NUnit
8 14 (2.82%) Eclipse
9 11 (2.21%) ClearQuest
10 10 (2.01%) Subversion
10 10 (2.01%) Maven
10 10 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.81%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (1.61%) PowerBuilder
12 8 (1.61%) JIRA
13 7 (1.41%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.21%) Rational Application Developer
15 5 (1.01%) JBehave
15 5 (1.01%) WebDriver
General
1 86 (17.30%) Finance
2 26 (5.23%) Banking
3 20 (4.02%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.22%) Legal
4 16 (3.22%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.82%) Advertising
5 14 (2.82%) Retail
6 13 (2.62%) Marketing
7 6 (1.21%) Electronics
8 5 (1.01%) Games
9 4 (0.80%) Law
10 3 (0.60%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.60%) Billing
10 3 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 212 (42.66%) Developer
2 142 (28.57%) Analyst
3 54 (10.87%) .NET Developer
4 51 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 40 (8.05%) Software Developer
6 33 (6.64%) Business Analyst
7 29 (5.84%) Test Engineer
8 28 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 26 (5.23%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 25 (5.03%) Test Analyst
10 25 (5.03%) Support Analyst
10 25 (5.03%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
11 24 (4.83%) Java Developer
12 20 (4.02%) Administrator
13 19 (3.82%) SQL Developer
14 18 (3.62%) Programmer
15 17 (3.42%) DBA
15 17 (3.42%) Applications Support
15 17 (3.42%) Senior Analyst
16 16 (3.22%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (26.36%) .NET
2 120 (24.14%) HTML
3 99 (19.92%) XML
4 77 (15.49%) CSS
5 68 (13.68%) ASP.NET
6 58 (11.67%) Web Services
7 52 (10.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 46 (9.26%) .NET Framework
9 44 (8.85%) jQuery
10 42 (8.45%) WinForms
11 40 (8.05%) WCF
12 35 (7.04%) SOAP
13 22 (4.43%) HTML5
14 20 (4.02%) Spring
15 19 (3.82%) J2EE
16 17 (3.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 15 (3.02%) Hibernate
18 14 (2.82%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (2.41%) LINQ
20 11 (2.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.23%) Clustering
3 20 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.82%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 12 (2.41%) Replication
7 10 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.61%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.61%) Statistics
8 8 (1.61%) Credit Risk
9 6 (1.21%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.21%) Open Source
10 5 (1.01%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.80%) iPhone
11 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.60%) Social Network
12 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
13 2 (0.40%) DTV
13 2 (0.40%) EPoS
13 2 (0.40%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 101 (20.32%) Windows
2 37 (7.44%) UNIX
3 31 (6.24%) Linux
4 27 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (4.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.21%) Android
7 10 (2.01%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.41%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.80%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.60%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.40%) AIX
11 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.20%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
3 46 (9.26%) Scrum
4 43 (8.65%) MVC
5 42 (8.45%) OO
6 40 (8.05%) ETL
7 35 (7.04%) ITIL
7 35 (7.04%) Software Engineering
8 32 (6.44%) Unit Testing
9 31 (6.24%) Data Analysis
10 29 (5.84%) TDD
11 28 (5.63%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (5.23%) Performance Tuning
13 25 (5.03%) E-Commerce
14 22 (4.43%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.23%) Kimball Methodology
15 21 (4.23%) Test Scripting
16 20 (4.02%) Web Development
17 18 (3.62%) Waterfall
18 17 (3.42%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 116 (23.34%) Java
2 101 (20.32%) T-SQL
3 100 (20.12%) C#
4 95 (19.11%) JavaScript
5 38 (7.65%) VB.NET
6 34 (6.84%) C++
7 30 (6.04%) RPG
8 26 (5.23%) PHP
9 19 (3.82%) VB
10 18 (3.62%) Perl
11 17 (3.42%) VBA
12 16 (3.22%) PL/SQL
12 16 (3.22%) Groovy
13 12 (2.41%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.41%) RPG IV
14 11 (2.21%) Korn
15 9 (1.81%) Python
16 7 (1.41%) Delphi
17 6 (1.21%) C
17 6 (1.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 79 (15.90%) Degree
2 23 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (3.62%) ISEB
4 12 (2.41%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.21%) MCSE
5 11 (2.21%) ISTQB
6 10 (2.01%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (1.61%) CCNA
9 6 (1.21%) RHCE
10 5 (1.01%) MCP
11 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.40%) MCITP
12 2 (0.40%) MCSD
12 2 (0.40%) MCSA
12 2 (0.40%) SAP Certification
12 2 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.02%) QA
2 15 (3.02%) SLA
3 4 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.61%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.80%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.40%) vSphere
6 1 (0.20%) XenApp
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.20%) Snort
6 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.21%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.01%) BladeLogic
2 5 (1.01%) BMC Performance Manager
2 5 (1.01%) SCOM
2 5 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.60%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 149 (29.98%) Microsoft
2 97 (19.52%) Oracle
3 49 (9.86%) VMware
4 28 (5.63%) Cisco
5 15 (3.02%) SAP
6 13 (2.62%) IBM
7 11 (2.21%) Citrix
8 9 (1.81%) Business Objects
9 8 (1.61%) HP
10 7 (1.41%) Sage
11 6 (1.21%) Remedy
12 5 (1.01%) BMC
13 4 (0.80%) T-Plan
14 3 (0.60%) Perforce
14 3 (0.60%) Facebook
14 3 (0.60%) Twitter
14 3 (0.60%) Google
14 3 (0.60%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.60%) Veeam
15 2 (0.40%) IPFX
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Centric Resource
Salary: From £33,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30,000 - £50,000 depending on exper
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: DOE
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £23000. - £25000 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 11 days ago