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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 211 284 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.73% 26.10% 28.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.28% 54.20% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 184 240 313
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
466 524 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.42% 48.16% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 439 600
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 0 126 £35,000 +2.18% 14
Newport +9 43 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Torfaen +3 13 £27,000 -28.94%
Caerphilly +6 4 £44,000 +14.28% 1
Bridgend -3 3 £36,500 +30.35%
Monmouthshire +2 2 £45,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £39,000 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 203 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (34.96%) SQL Server
3 150 (31.78%) Finance
4 147 (31.14%) .NET
5 144 (30.51%) Microsoft
6 141 (29.87%) C#
7 129 (27.33%) JavaScript
8 118 (25.00%) T-SQL
9 107 (22.67%) HTML
10 103 (21.82%) CSS
11 95 (20.13%) Java
12 91 (19.28%) MVC
13 89 (18.86%) ASP.NET
14 75 (15.89%) Scrum
15 71 (15.04%) Oracle
15 71 (15.04%) MS Excel
16 70 (14.83%) jQuery
17 68 (14.41%) Web Services
18 67 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
19 66 (13.98%) Windows
20 64 (13.56%) SOAP
21 62 (13.14%) XML
22 61 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
23 56 (11.86%) ITIL
24 54 (11.44%) OO
25 53 (11.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 53 (11.23%) SDLC
26 51 (10.81%) Degree
27 50 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 48 (10.17%) Ajax

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 18 (3.81%) JBoss
2 14 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.97%) Tomcat
3 12 (2.54%) SAS
4 10 (2.12%) IIS
5 8 (1.69%) Apache
6 6 (1.27%) ColdFusion
7 5 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.85%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle Application Server
8 4 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.64%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.42%) CMS
10 2 (0.42%) Mule
10 2 (0.42%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.21%) WildFly
Applications
1 71 (15.04%) MS Excel
2 19 (4.03%) MS Office
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (0.85%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.64%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.27%) SaaS
4 4 (0.85%) GitHub
5 3 (0.64%) Office 365
6 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.42%) IaaS
6 2 (0.42%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.33%) HTTP
2 6 (1.27%) Internet
3 3 (0.64%) FTP
3 3 (0.64%) LAN
3 3 (0.64%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.64%) WAN
4 2 (0.42%) DNS
4 2 (0.42%) Firewall
4 2 (0.42%) NAS
4 2 (0.42%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) Broadband
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) SAN
5 1 (0.21%) VLAN
5 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (34.96%) SQL Server
2 53 (11.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 50 (10.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 32 (6.78%) NoSQL
6 28 (5.93%) Data Warehouse
7 27 (5.72%) Oracle Database
7 27 (5.72%) Relational Database
8 25 (5.30%) MongoDB
8 25 (5.30%) Oracle Reports
9 21 (4.45%) MySQL
10 19 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (3.39%) Big Data
12 16 (3.39%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (3.18%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.75%) RDBMS
15 12 (2.54%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (2.54%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (2.12%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 67 (14.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (6.99%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.03%) Maven
3 19 (4.03%) Selenium
4 17 (3.60%) JUnit
5 15 (3.18%) Oracle Forms
6 12 (2.54%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.54%) Subversion
7 11 (2.33%) Eclipse
8 10 (2.12%) Rational DOORS
9 8 (1.69%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.27%) SoapUI
10 6 (1.27%) Toad
11 5 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.06%) TestNG
12 4 (0.85%) JMeter
12 4 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (0.64%) NUnit
General
1 150 (31.78%) Finance
2 44 (9.32%) Advertising
3 19 (4.03%) Manufacturing
3 19 (4.03%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.33%) Multimedia
5 5 (1.06%) Banking
5 5 (1.06%) Marketing
5 5 (1.06%) Retail
6 4 (0.85%) Electronics
6 4 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.64%) Back Office
7 3 (0.64%) Legal
8 2 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.21%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 267 (56.57%) Developer
2 110 (23.31%) Analyst
3 83 (17.58%) Senior Developer
4 77 (16.31%) .NET Developer
5 69 (14.62%) Java Developer
6 48 (10.17%) Support Analyst
7 47 (9.96%) Applications Support
8 46 (9.75%) SQL Developer
9 45 (9.53%) Applications Support Analyst
10 35 (7.42%) C# Developer
10 35 (7.42%) Senior Java Developer
10 35 (7.42%) Software Developer
11 31 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
12 28 (5.93%) Test Analyst
13 24 (5.08%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.45%) Consultant
14 21 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
15 19 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 19 (4.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (31.14%) .NET
2 107 (22.67%) HTML
3 103 (21.82%) CSS
4 89 (18.86%) ASP.NET
5 70 (14.83%) jQuery
6 68 (14.41%) Web Services
7 64 (13.56%) SOAP
8 62 (13.14%) XML
9 61 (12.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 48 (10.17%) Ajax
11 46 (9.75%) Spring
12 44 (9.32%) REST
12 44 (9.32%) XSLT
13 40 (8.47%) .NET Framework
14 38 (8.05%) WCF
15 37 (7.84%) Hibernate
16 28 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 24 (5.08%) WinForms
18 21 (4.45%) Java EE
18 21 (4.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.72%) Management Information System
3 23 (4.87%) iSeries
4 22 (4.66%) Informatics
4 22 (4.66%) NHS
5 16 (3.39%) User Experience
6 14 (2.97%) Fintech
7 11 (2.33%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.12%) Social Media
9 9 (1.91%) Reference Data
10 8 (1.69%) Clustering
11 5 (1.06%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.85%) AS400
12 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.85%) Digital TV
12 4 (0.85%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.85%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.64%) Data Extraction
13 3 (0.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.98%) Windows
2 31 (6.57%) Linux
3 17 (3.60%) Unix
4 10 (2.12%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.64%) Android
7 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.42%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (19.28%) MVC
3 75 (15.89%) Scrum
4 56 (11.86%) ITIL
5 54 (11.44%) OO
6 53 (11.23%) SDLC
7 48 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
8 45 (9.53%) Waterfall
9 44 (9.32%) Mentoring
10 42 (8.90%) TDD
11 35 (7.42%) ETL
11 35 (7.42%) Software Engineering
12 32 (6.78%) Systems Analysis
13 31 (6.57%) CRM
13 31 (6.57%) Data Modelling
14 25 (5.30%) Coaching
15 24 (5.08%) Validation
16 23 (4.87%) Incident Management
16 23 (4.87%) Unit Testing
17 22 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 141 (29.87%) C#
2 129 (27.33%) JavaScript
3 118 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 95 (20.13%) Java
5 35 (7.42%) PL/SQL
6 33 (6.99%) VB.NET
7 24 (5.08%) Python
8 20 (4.24%) C
9 19 (4.03%) PHP
10 13 (2.75%) C++
11 11 (2.33%) Groovy
11 11 (2.33%) Scala
12 9 (1.91%) Embedded C
12 9 (1.91%) Embedded C++
12 9 (1.91%) Perl
13 7 (1.48%) RPG
13 7 (1.48%) RPG IV
14 5 (1.06%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.06%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 51 (10.81%) Degree
2 28 (5.93%) ISEB
3 20 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (3.60%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.42%) RHCE
8 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.21%) HND
9 1 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.21%) MCP
9 1 (0.21%) MCSE
9 1 (0.21%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.81%) QA
2 5 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (2.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.85%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.64%) vSphere
4 2 (0.42%) Docker
4 2 (0.42%) HDFS
5 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (1.91%) Puppet
2 7 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.85%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.85%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.64%) Ansible
4 3 (0.64%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.21%) SCCM
5 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 71 (15.04%) Oracle
3 15 (3.18%) VMware
4 14 (2.97%) SAP
5 12 (2.54%) RedGate
6 9 (1.91%) IBM
6 9 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.48%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.27%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.27%) Sage
9 5 (1.06%) Cognos
9 5 (1.06%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.85%) Tableau
10 4 (0.85%) Veritas
10 4 (0.85%) Zend
11 3 (0.64%) IFS
11 3 (0.64%) Perforce
12 2 (0.42%) Google
12 2 (0.42%) Nagra
12 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Acorn Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Radyr, Cardiff
Prosys Computing
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Posted: 17 days ago