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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 251 224 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.92% 19.89% 23.95%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.14% 37.77% 46.71%
Number of salaries quoted 227 208 188
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,850 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £40,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
544 593 426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.51% 52.66% 51.26%
Number of salaries quoted 502 539 391
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,650 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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 30 July 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 0 156 £32,500 - 22
Newport +3 31 £32,000 +2.40% 1
Torfaen +2 20 £38,000 - 2
Caerphilly +14 11 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 9 £34,000 - 1
Monmouthshire +1 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Bridgend -6 2 £36,000 +20.00% 1
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 181 (41.42%) SQL Server
2 132 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 114 (26.09%) .NET
4 109 (24.94%) HTML
5 101 (23.11%) Java
6 98 (22.43%) JavaScript
7 89 (20.37%) Windows
8 87 (19.91%) CSS
8 87 (19.91%) C#
9 85 (19.45%) Oracle
9 85 (19.45%) XML
10 84 (19.22%) Degree
11 75 (17.16%) T-SQL
12 67 (15.33%) ASP.NET
13 62 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 60 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 59 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
15 59 (13.50%) Finance
16 55 (12.59%) MS Excel
17 54 (12.36%) Web Services
18 53 (12.13%) SQL Server 2008
19 52 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
20 48 (10.98%) MVC
21 47 (10.76%) Banking
21 47 (10.76%) Relational Database
22 45 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 45 (10.30%) .NET Framework
22 45 (10.30%) VMware
23 44 (10.07%) jQuery
24 42 (9.61%) Scrum

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 41 (9.38%) IIS
2 27 (6.18%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.58%) MS Exchange
4 19 (4.35%) Tomcat
5 14 (3.20%) CMS
6 13 (2.97%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (2.75%) SAS
8 9 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.06%) Apache
9 7 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.92%) Commerce Server
11 4 (0.92%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.46%) Lync
Applications
1 55 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.66%) MS Office
3 6 (1.37%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.75%) INSURE/90
2 5 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.23%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.06%) GitHub
2 9 (2.06%) IaaS
2 9 (2.06%) PaaS
3 4 (0.92%) Trello
3 4 (0.92%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.69%) SaaS
4 3 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 26 (5.95%) SAN
3 16 (3.66%) Internet
4 13 (2.97%) NAS
4 13 (2.97%) DNS
4 13 (2.97%) Firewall
5 8 (1.83%) LAN
5 8 (1.83%) WAN
6 7 (1.60%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (1.60%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.14%) HTTP
7 5 (1.14%) SNMP
7 5 (1.14%) Intranet
8 3 (0.69%) DHCP
8 3 (0.69%) DVB
9 2 (0.46%) SSL
9 2 (0.46%) VoIP
10 1 (0.23%) IMAP
10 1 (0.23%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.23%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (41.42%) SQL Server
2 62 (14.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 53 (12.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (10.76%) Relational Database
6 35 (8.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 33 (7.55%) Oracle Database
8 26 (5.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (4.12%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.43%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (2.97%) OLAP
12 13 (2.97%) Crystal Reports
13 12 (2.75%) DB2
13 12 (2.75%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.60%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (1.14%) MS Access
17 4 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (7.78%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.72%) JUnit
3 22 (5.03%) Selenium
4 21 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.43%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.20%) Subversion
7 13 (2.97%) Eclipse
8 12 (2.75%) ClearQuest
8 12 (2.75%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (2.75%) Rational Application Developer
9 11 (2.52%) NUnit
9 11 (2.52%) Moq
9 11 (2.52%) MSTest
10 10 (2.29%) Maven
11 9 (2.06%) JIRA
12 7 (1.60%) PowerBuilder
13 6 (1.37%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.14%) JBehave
14 5 (1.14%) WebDriver
General
1 59 (13.50%) Finance
2 47 (10.76%) Banking
3 41 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.43%) Marketing
5 15 (3.43%) Retail
5 15 (3.43%) Legal
6 10 (2.29%) Back Office
7 8 (1.83%) Electronics
8 6 (1.37%) Advertising
9 4 (0.92%) Law
10 3 (0.69%) Billing
10 3 (0.69%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 180 (41.19%) Developer
2 140 (32.04%) Analyst
3 43 (9.84%) .NET Developer
4 38 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 34 (7.78%) Senior Developer
6 29 (6.64%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (6.18%) Business Analyst
7 27 (6.18%) Support Analyst
8 23 (5.26%) Test Engineer
9 22 (5.03%) Test Analyst
10 21 (4.81%) Programmer
10 21 (4.81%) Software Engineer
11 19 (4.35%) SQL Developer
12 18 (4.12%) Analyst Programmer
13 16 (3.66%) Applications Support
14 15 (3.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 15 (3.43%) Java Developer
15 14 (3.20%) C# Developer
16 13 (2.97%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (2.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (26.09%) .NET
2 109 (24.94%) HTML
3 87 (19.91%) CSS
4 85 (19.45%) XML
5 67 (15.33%) ASP.NET
6 54 (12.36%) Web Services
7 45 (10.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 45 (10.30%) .NET Framework
8 44 (10.07%) jQuery
9 37 (8.47%) WCF
10 33 (7.55%) WinForms
11 28 (6.41%) J2EE
12 27 (6.18%) Spring
13 25 (5.72%) SOAP
14 23 (5.26%) Hibernate
15 20 (4.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (3.66%) HTML5
17 14 (3.20%) Java EE
17 14 (3.20%) Ajax
18 13 (2.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.41%) Clustering
2 16 (3.66%) Mobile App
3 13 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 12 (2.75%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.52%) Replication
6 9 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.06%) Social Network
7 7 (1.60%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.37%) DTV
8 6 (1.37%) Open Source
8 6 (1.37%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.37%) Statistics
9 5 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.14%) Arduino
10 3 (0.69%) STB
10 3 (0.69%) iPhone
10 3 (0.69%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.46%) Kindle
11 2 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 89 (20.37%) Windows
2 40 (9.15%) Linux
3 33 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 33 (7.55%) UNIX
4 27 (6.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (5.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.97%) Android
7 10 (2.29%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.60%) Windows XP
9 6 (1.37%) AIX
9 6 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.92%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.92%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.46%) Windows Phone
12 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.23%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (13.50%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
3 48 (10.98%) MVC
4 42 (9.61%) Scrum
5 41 (9.38%) Unit Testing
6 37 (8.47%) OO
7 31 (7.09%) Software Engineering
8 29 (6.64%) TDD
8 29 (6.64%) ITIL
9 27 (6.18%) ETL
9 27 (6.18%) Performance Tuning
10 24 (5.49%) User Acceptance Testing
11 23 (5.26%) UML
11 23 (5.26%) Migration
12 22 (5.03%) Test Scripting
13 21 (4.81%) Data Analysis
13 21 (4.81%) Web Development
14 20 (4.58%) E-Commerce
14 20 (4.58%) Data Migration
15 14 (3.20%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 101 (23.11%) Java
2 98 (22.43%) JavaScript
3 87 (19.91%) C#
4 75 (17.16%) T-SQL
5 36 (8.24%) VB.NET
5 36 (8.24%) C++
6 28 (6.41%) RPG
7 25 (5.72%) PHP
8 24 (5.49%) RPG IV
9 20 (4.58%) Perl
10 18 (4.12%) VB
11 16 (3.66%) Groovy
12 14 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.75%) RPG/400
14 11 (2.52%) Korn
14 11 (2.52%) Bash Shell
15 10 (2.29%) Python
15 10 (2.29%) VBA
16 6 (1.37%) C
17 5 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (19.22%) Degree
2 18 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.66%) ISEB
4 13 (2.97%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.29%) MCSE
6 8 (1.83%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.60%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.60%) MCP
8 6 (1.37%) RHCE
9 5 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.92%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.69%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.69%) CCNA
11 3 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.46%) MCSD
12 2 (0.46%) MCSA
12 2 (0.46%) MCITP
13 1 (0.23%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.23%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.03%) QA
2 16 (3.66%) SLA
3 6 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.23%) GxP
System Software
1 26 (5.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.29%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.14%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.92%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.46%) XenApp
8 1 (0.23%) UAG
8 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (2.06%) NetBackup
2 6 (1.37%) SCOM
3 5 (1.14%) BladeLogic
3 5 (1.14%) BMC Performance Manager
3 5 (1.14%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.69%) Nagios
6 1 (0.23%) WSUS
6 1 (0.23%) SCCM
6 1 (0.23%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.23%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 132 (30.21%) Microsoft
2 85 (19.45%) Oracle
3 45 (10.30%) VMware
4 26 (5.95%) Cisco
5 20 (4.58%) IBM
6 16 (3.66%) Citrix
7 14 (3.20%) HP
8 13 (2.97%) SAP
9 9 (2.06%) Facebook
9 9 (2.06%) Twitter
9 9 (2.06%) Google
9 9 (2.06%) Business Objects
10 6 (1.37%) Sybase
10 6 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
11 5 (1.14%) BMC
11 5 (1.14%) Remedy
12 4 (0.92%) T-Plan
13 3 (0.69%) Perforce
14 2 (0.46%) 3PAR
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Acorn
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Calico-Retail
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28305.00 - £34965.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Pontypridd
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £33,000 - 37,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 26 days ago