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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 231 279 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.68% 22.02% 24.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.85% 42.73% 49.81%
Number of salaries quoted 213 238 241
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
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
552 653 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 49.42% 51.54% 48.34%
Number of salaries quoted 516 561 493
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -1 139 £34,975 +2.86% 7
Newport +2 54 £38,750 +10.71% 2
Torfaen +6 10 £42,750 +35.71% 2
Bridgend -11 8 £35,000 -2.77% 2
Neath Port Talbot -5 6 £40,500 +5.19% 2
Caerphilly -5 3 £47,500 +23.37% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £31,000 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 175 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (30.23%) C#
3 142 (30.02%) SQL Server
4 130 (27.48%) .NET
5 124 (26.22%) Microsoft
6 113 (23.89%) Finance
7 92 (19.45%) T-SQL
8 84 (17.76%) JavaScript
9 82 (17.34%) Java
9 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
10 78 (16.49%) HTML
10 78 (16.49%) ASP.NET
10 78 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 76 (16.07%) MVC
12 70 (14.80%) Oracle
12 70 (14.80%) CSS
13 66 (13.95%) Windows
14 60 (12.68%) MS Excel
15 56 (11.84%) SOAP
15 56 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 55 (11.63%) Web Services
17 53 (11.21%) Degree
18 51 (10.78%) Advertising
19 50 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
19 50 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
20 47 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
21 46 (9.73%) SDLC
22 45 (9.51%) Scrum
22 45 (9.51%) ITIL
23 43 (9.09%) 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 35 (7.40%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.44%) IIS
3 15 (3.17%) JBoss
4 10 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.90%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.69%) Apache
6 8 (1.69%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.48%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.48%) SAS
8 6 (1.27%) Oracle Application Server
9 5 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
10 4 (0.85%) CMS
10 4 (0.85%) Mule
10 4 (0.85%) Mule ESB
11 3 (0.63%) Confluence
11 3 (0.63%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 60 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.92%) MS Office
3 7 (1.48%) SPSS
4 4 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.75%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.96%) Office 365
3 9 (1.90%) SaaS
4 5 (1.06%) PaaS
5 4 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.86%) Internet
2 19 (4.02%) Firewall
3 16 (3.38%) Intranet
4 12 (2.54%) DNS
5 11 (2.33%) NAS
6 6 (1.27%) HTTP
6 6 (1.27%) PuTTY
7 5 (1.06%) FTP
7 5 (1.06%) Skype
7 5 (1.06%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.85%) LAN
9 3 (0.63%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.42%) DHCP
10 2 (0.42%) VoIP
10 2 (0.42%) VPN
10 2 (0.42%) WAN
10 2 (0.42%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.21%) Broadband
11 1 (0.21%) SAN
11 1 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (30.02%) SQL Server
2 78 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 47 (9.94%) Data Warehouse
5 41 (8.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 40 (8.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 35 (7.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 33 (6.98%) Oracle Database
9 23 (4.86%) Oracle Reports
10 19 (4.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 19 (4.02%) Relational Database
11 18 (3.81%) OLAP
11 18 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
12 16 (3.38%) MongoDB
13 14 (2.96%) Hadoop
13 14 (2.96%) NoSQL
13 14 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (2.75%) QlikView
15 12 (2.54%) MySQL
15 12 (2.54%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 50 (10.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (6.34%) Visual Studio
3 25 (5.29%) SoapUI
4 23 (4.86%) Git (software)
5 20 (4.23%) Selenium
6 16 (3.38%) JUnit
7 14 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
8 11 (2.33%) Maven
9 9 (1.90%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.90%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.69%) Subversion
11 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (1.27%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.27%) NUnit
12 6 (1.27%) TestNG
13 5 (1.06%) PVCS
14 4 (0.85%) ClearQuest
14 4 (0.85%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.85%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 113 (23.89%) Finance
2 51 (10.78%) Advertising
3 11 (2.33%) Legal
4 10 (2.11%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.48%) Electronics
8 6 (1.27%) Marketing
9 5 (1.06%) Games
10 3 (0.63%) Back Office
11 2 (0.42%) Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
12 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 232 (49.05%) Developer
2 94 (19.87%) Analyst
3 67 (14.16%) .NET Developer
4 64 (13.53%) Senior Developer
5 55 (11.63%) SQL Developer
6 46 (9.73%) C# Developer
7 40 (8.46%) Java Developer
8 33 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (6.34%) Consultant
9 30 (6.34%) Support Analyst
10 27 (5.71%) Test Analyst
11 26 (5.50%) Applications Support
11 26 (5.50%) DBA
11 26 (5.50%) Software Developer
12 22 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
13 20 (4.23%) Administrator
14 19 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
14 19 (4.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 19 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
15 18 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (27.48%) .NET
2 78 (16.49%) ASP.NET
2 78 (16.49%) HTML
3 70 (14.80%) CSS
4 56 (11.84%) SOAP
5 55 (11.63%) Web Services
6 43 (9.09%) XML
7 34 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
8 32 (6.77%) .NET Framework
9 27 (5.71%) WCF
10 26 (5.50%) jQuery
11 24 (5.07%) Java EE
11 24 (5.07%) REST
12 23 (4.86%) JSON
13 22 (4.65%) Ajax
13 22 (4.65%) Spring
14 21 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (3.81%) Hibernate
16 17 (3.59%) JSF
16 17 (3.59%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.86%) Management Information System
3 21 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.54%) Fintech
5 9 (1.90%) iSeries
6 8 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 8 (1.69%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.48%) User Experience
7 7 (1.48%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.27%) AS400
8 6 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.27%) Clustering
9 5 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
10 4 (0.85%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.85%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.85%) Informatics
10 4 (0.85%) NHS
10 4 (0.85%) Replication
10 4 (0.85%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.95%) Windows
2 35 (7.40%) Linux
2 35 (7.40%) Unix
3 19 (4.02%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (2.11%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.27%) Solaris
6 6 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 5 (1.06%) Android
7 5 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.06%) Windows 2000
7 5 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.42%) CentOS
8 2 (0.42%) Debian
8 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) HPUX
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (17.34%) Business Intelligence
3 76 (16.07%) MVC
4 46 (9.73%) SDLC
5 45 (9.51%) ITIL
5 45 (9.51%) Scrum
6 43 (9.09%) ETL
7 38 (8.03%) Software Engineering
8 34 (7.19%) OO
9 33 (6.98%) TDD
10 31 (6.55%) Waterfall
11 27 (5.71%) Project Management
12 26 (5.50%) Test Scripting
12 26 (5.50%) Web Development
13 25 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
14 24 (5.07%) Data Analysis
14 24 (5.07%) Data Modelling
15 23 (4.86%) High Availability
16 19 (4.02%) Software Testing
17 18 (3.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (30.23%) C#
2 92 (19.45%) T-SQL
3 84 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 82 (17.34%) Java
5 40 (8.46%) PL/SQL
6 29 (6.13%) C++
7 27 (5.71%) VB.NET
8 22 (4.65%) C
9 17 (3.59%) PHP
10 16 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 16 (3.38%) VB
11 15 (3.17%) Groovy
12 12 (2.54%) Scala
13 11 (2.33%) Python
14 9 (1.90%) VBA
15 8 (1.69%) PowerShell
16 7 (1.48%) R
17 6 (1.27%) RPG
17 6 (1.27%) RPG IV
17 6 (1.27%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 53 (11.21%) Degree
2 26 (5.50%) ISEB
3 20 (4.23%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.23%) Security Cleared
4 15 (3.17%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.54%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.06%) HND
10 4 (0.85%) PhD
11 3 (0.63%) MCSE
11 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.42%) MCSA
13 1 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.21%) MCITP
13 1 (0.21%) PMI Certification
13 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.82%) QA
2 25 (5.29%) SLA
3 7 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (3.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (1.69%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.85%) Firmware
6 2 (0.42%) Docker
6 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.42%) vSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Snort
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.21%) XenApp
7 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 9 (1.90%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.69%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.69%) Oracle Statspack
4 5 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
4 5 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.21%) OpenView
6 1 (0.21%) OPNET
6 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 124 (26.22%) Microsoft
2 70 (14.80%) Oracle
3 18 (3.81%) Remedy
4 10 (2.11%) Sage
4 10 (2.11%) SAP
5 7 (1.48%) HP
6 6 (1.27%) VMware
7 5 (1.06%) Serena
7 5 (1.06%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.85%) Informatica
8 4 (0.85%) RedGate
8 4 (0.85%) Tableau
9 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.63%) IBM
9 3 (0.63%) Perforce
9 3 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.63%) Sybase
9 3 (0.63%) Teradata
10 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.42%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent package + benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Port Talbot
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago