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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 271 295 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.35% 26.27% 26.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.40% 52.49% 51.83%
Number of salaries quoted 245 242 263
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,200 £27,010
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
584 562 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 54.63% 50.04% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 531 468 504
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,425
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -1 152 £35,000 +7.69% 10
Newport +9 60 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Torfaen +4 23 £41,250 +26.92% 1
Neath Port Talbot -5 9 £41,000 +9.33%
Caerphilly +3 4 £44,000 +29.41%
Vale of Glamorgan - 3 £39,000 -
Bridgend -6 2 £31,500 -5.97% 1
Monmouthshire +4 1 £45,000 -
Rhondda Cynon Taff 0 1 £30,000 -9.09%
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 222 (43.11%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (32.62%) SQL Server
3 163 (31.65%) Microsoft
4 158 (30.68%) .NET
5 153 (29.71%) C#
6 151 (29.32%) Finance
7 131 (25.44%) JavaScript
8 123 (23.88%) T-SQL
9 111 (21.55%) HTML
10 108 (20.97%) Java
11 106 (20.58%) CSS
12 94 (18.25%) MVC
13 89 (17.28%) ASP.NET
14 82 (15.92%) Scrum
15 78 (15.15%) Web Services
16 72 (13.98%) MS Excel
16 72 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
17 71 (13.79%) Oracle
18 70 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
19 68 (13.20%) jQuery
20 67 (13.01%) SOAP
21 66 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 63 (12.23%) Windows
23 62 (12.04%) ITIL
24 59 (11.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 58 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
26 56 (10.87%) XML
27 55 (10.68%) OO
28 54 (10.49%) Degree
29 53 (10.29%) Advertising

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 24 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 21 (4.08%) JBoss
3 19 (3.69%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.91%) IIS
5 14 (2.72%) Apache
5 14 (2.72%) SAS
6 9 (1.75%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.36%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.17%) ColdFusion
10 5 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.97%) Oracle 10gAS
11 4 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.58%) Mule
12 3 (0.58%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.39%) Apache Solr
13 2 (0.39%) Confluence
13 2 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.69%) MS Office
3 3 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.58%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.58%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) EQXanite
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.11%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.94%) SaaS
4 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.58%) Office 365
5 2 (0.39%) GitHub
5 2 (0.39%) IaaS
5 2 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.94%) HTTP
2 9 (1.75%) Internet
3 7 (1.36%) Intranet
4 4 (0.78%) FTP
4 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.58%) DNS
5 3 (0.58%) LAN
5 3 (0.58%) NAS
5 3 (0.58%) WAN
6 2 (0.39%) Firewall
6 2 (0.39%) VoIP
7 1 (0.19%) Broadband
7 1 (0.19%) DHCP
7 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (32.62%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (11.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 33 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (6.21%) Oracle Database
6 32 (6.21%) Relational Database
7 31 (6.02%) NoSQL
8 28 (5.44%) MongoDB
9 24 (4.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (3.88%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (3.69%) Hadoop
11 19 (3.69%) MySQL
12 16 (3.11%) RDBMS
13 15 (2.91%) Big Data
13 15 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
14 14 (2.72%) QlikView
15 12 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
15 12 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 70 (13.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.96%) Visual Studio
3 25 (4.85%) Selenium
4 22 (4.27%) Git (software)
5 20 (3.88%) JUnit
6 19 (3.69%) Maven
7 15 (2.91%) Oracle Forms
7 15 (2.91%) Subversion
8 14 (2.72%) Jenkins
9 11 (2.14%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (1.94%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.55%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.17%) TestNG
12 6 (1.17%) Toad
12 6 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.97%) PVCS
14 4 (0.78%) JMeter
14 4 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 151 (29.32%) Finance
2 53 (10.29%) Advertising
3 19 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.72%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.52%) Multimedia
6 5 (0.97%) Banking
6 5 (0.97%) Marketing
7 4 (0.78%) Electronics
7 4 (0.78%) Retail
8 3 (0.58%) Back Office
8 3 (0.58%) Legal
9 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.19%) Games
9 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.19%) Publishing
9 1 (0.19%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 276 (53.59%) Developer
2 124 (24.08%) Analyst
3 80 (15.53%) .NET Developer
4 79 (15.34%) Senior Developer
5 67 (13.01%) Java Developer
6 57 (11.07%) Applications Support
7 55 (10.68%) Support Analyst
8 52 (10.10%) Applications Support Analyst
8 52 (10.10%) SQL Developer
9 42 (8.16%) C# Developer
10 37 (7.18%) C# .NET Developer
11 33 (6.41%) Software Developer
12 32 (6.21%) Test Analyst
13 29 (5.63%) Senior Java Developer
14 24 (4.66%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (4.47%) Consultant
16 22 (4.27%) .NET Software Developer
17 21 (4.08%) DBA
18 20 (3.88%) ASP.NET Developer
18 20 (3.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (30.68%) .NET
2 111 (21.55%) HTML
3 106 (20.58%) CSS
4 89 (17.28%) ASP.NET
5 78 (15.15%) Web Services
6 68 (13.20%) jQuery
7 67 (13.01%) SOAP
8 58 (11.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 56 (10.87%) XML
10 52 (10.10%) Ajax
11 48 (9.32%) .NET Framework
12 42 (8.16%) Spring
13 40 (7.77%) REST
14 39 (7.57%) WCF
15 38 (7.38%) XSLT
16 34 (6.60%) Hibernate
17 27 (5.24%) Java EE
18 26 (5.05%) JSON
19 25 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 25 (4.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.57%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.60%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.66%) iSeries
4 20 (3.88%) Informatics
4 20 (3.88%) NHS
5 16 (3.11%) User Experience
6 13 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.14%) Fintech
8 10 (1.94%) Social Media
9 9 (1.75%) Reference Data
10 8 (1.55%) Clustering
11 7 (1.36%) AS400
12 5 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.97%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.78%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.78%) Digital TV
13 4 (0.78%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.58%) Data Extraction
14 3 (0.58%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 63 (12.23%) Windows
2 33 (6.41%) Linux
3 21 (4.08%) Unix
4 11 (2.14%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.58%) Android
7 3 (0.58%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) HPUX
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (43.11%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (18.25%) MVC
3 82 (15.92%) Scrum
4 72 (13.98%) Business Intelligence
5 62 (12.04%) ITIL
6 55 (10.68%) OO
7 51 (9.90%) SDLC
7 51 (9.90%) Waterfall
8 46 (8.93%) TDD
9 40 (7.77%) Mentoring
10 39 (7.57%) CRM
11 37 (7.18%) Data Modelling
11 37 (7.18%) ETL
12 34 (6.60%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.60%) Systems Analysis
13 30 (5.83%) Validation
14 27 (5.24%) Incident Management
15 26 (5.05%) User Acceptance Testing
16 23 (4.47%) Coaching
17 22 (4.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 153 (29.71%) C#
2 131 (25.44%) JavaScript
3 123 (23.88%) T-SQL
4 108 (20.97%) Java
5 30 (5.83%) PL/SQL
6 28 (5.44%) VB.NET
7 22 (4.27%) C++
7 22 (4.27%) Python
8 20 (3.88%) C
9 18 (3.50%) PHP
10 14 (2.72%) Groovy
11 13 (2.52%) Scala
12 10 (1.94%) Perl
12 10 (1.94%) RPG
12 10 (1.94%) RPG IV
13 9 (1.75%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.75%) Embedded C++
14 7 (1.36%) RPG/400
14 7 (1.36%) VBA
15 6 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (10.49%) Degree
2 32 (6.21%) ISEB
3 22 (4.27%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (3.30%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.36%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.58%) HND
7 3 (0.58%) PhD
7 3 (0.58%) RHCE
8 2 (0.39%) MCSE
8 2 (0.39%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
8 2 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.19%) MCITP
9 1 (0.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.47%) QA
2 9 (1.75%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.78%) vSphere
4 2 (0.39%) Docker
4 2 (0.39%) HDFS
4 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (1.75%) Puppet
2 5 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.78%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.78%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.58%) Ansible
4 3 (0.58%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
Vendors
1 163 (31.65%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.79%) Oracle
3 17 (3.30%) SAP
4 15 (2.91%) VMware
5 13 (2.52%) RedGate
6 9 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.36%) IBM
8 6 (1.17%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.17%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.17%) Sage
9 5 (0.97%) Serena
9 5 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.78%) Cognos
10 4 (0.78%) Veritas
11 3 (0.58%) Blue Prism
11 3 (0.58%) IFS
11 3 (0.58%) Informatica
11 3 (0.58%) Perforce
11 3 (0.58%) Teradata
11 3 (0.58%) Zend
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