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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 235 262 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.60% 21.35% 18.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.12% 43.38% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 212 203 190
Median salary £36,314 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.87% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,100
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
545 604 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.77% 49.23% 45.14%
Number of salaries quoted 501 516 470
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,589
10% offered a salary of more than £51,400 £44,700 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +1 151 £35,000 - 16
Newport -4 23 £45,000 +21.62% 2
Bridgend -6 16 £24,750 -30.28% 10
Torfaen +16 14 £42,250 +34.12% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 5 £41,750 -
Caerphilly +3 3 £40,000 +3.89%
Rhondda Cynon Taff +2 3 £31,000 -8.82% 1
Gwent 0 3 £40,000 +8.10% 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £28,750 - 1
Glamorgan -1 1 £35,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £21,990 -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 182 (33.58%) SQL Server
2 172 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (29.89%) C#
4 139 (25.65%) Finance
5 132 (24.35%) .NET
6 123 (22.69%) Microsoft
7 95 (17.53%) Oracle
8 92 (16.97%) T-SQL
8 92 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
9 88 (16.24%) ASP.NET
10 86 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 81 (14.94%) Windows
11 81 (14.94%) MVC
12 80 (14.76%) JavaScript
13 77 (14.21%) HTML
14 73 (13.47%) Degree
15 70 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
16 69 (12.73%) CSS
17 67 (12.36%) MS Excel
18 65 (11.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 63 (11.62%) Java
20 61 (11.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
21 59 (10.89%) ETL
22 58 (10.70%) SDLC
23 56 (10.33%) Advertising
24 54 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
25 53 (9.78%) Software Engineering
26 52 (9.59%) Unix
27 51 (9.41%) Linux
28 48 (8.86%) SOAP

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 28 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.87%) IIS
3 19 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 12 (2.21%) JBoss
5 10 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.29%) Apache
6 7 (1.29%) Apache Pig
6 7 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.29%) SAS
7 6 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.74%) CMS
8 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.37%) Confluence
9 2 (0.37%) Mule
9 2 (0.37%) Mule ESB
9 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 67 (12.36%) MS Excel
2 35 (6.46%) MS Office
3 7 (1.29%) SPSS
4 4 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.18%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.24%) Office 365
2 15 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.40%) SaaS
4 7 (1.29%) PaaS
5 5 (0.92%) IaaS
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.06%) Internet
2 19 (3.51%) Firewall
3 16 (2.95%) Intranet
4 12 (2.21%) DNS
5 11 (2.03%) NAS
6 9 (1.66%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.29%) tcpdump
8 6 (1.11%) HTTP
8 6 (1.11%) PuTTY
8 6 (1.11%) SAN
9 5 (0.92%) LAN
9 5 (0.92%) Skype
10 4 (0.74%) FTP
10 4 (0.74%) VLAN
10 4 (0.74%) VoIP
11 3 (0.55%) Wireshark
12 2 (0.37%) DHCP
12 2 (0.37%) VPN
12 2 (0.37%) WAN
13 1 (0.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (33.58%) SQL Server
2 86 (15.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 65 (11.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (11.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 54 (9.96%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (8.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (7.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 36 (6.64%) Oracle Database
9 27 (4.98%) MySQL
9 27 (4.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 24 (4.43%) OLAP
10 24 (4.43%) Relational Database
11 23 (4.24%) Oracle Database 11g
12 19 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
13 18 (3.32%) OLAP Cube
13 18 (3.32%) Oracle Database 10g
14 17 (3.14%) Oracle Database 12c
15 16 (2.95%) Big Data
15 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (2.77%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 32 (5.90%) SoapUI
2 31 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (3.14%) Git (software)
4 15 (2.77%) Selenium
4 15 (2.77%) Visual Studio
5 8 (1.48%) Jenkins
5 8 (1.48%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (1.29%) Cucumber
6 7 (1.29%) Maven
6 7 (1.29%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.11%) JUnit
7 6 (1.11%) NUnit
8 5 (0.92%) Eclipse
8 5 (0.92%) Subversion
9 4 (0.74%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.74%) Moq
9 4 (0.74%) MSTest
9 4 (0.74%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.55%) TestLink
10 3 (0.55%) VersionOne
General
1 139 (25.65%) Finance
2 56 (10.33%) Advertising
3 18 (3.32%) Legal
4 15 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 12 (2.21%) Marketing
6 10 (1.85%) Electronics
7 8 (1.48%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.48%) Multimedia
8 5 (0.92%) Games
9 4 (0.74%) Law
10 3 (0.55%) Banking
10 3 (0.55%) Retail
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 249 (45.94%) Developer
2 122 (22.51%) Analyst
3 74 (13.65%) .NET Developer
4 64 (11.81%) Senior Developer
5 61 (11.25%) SQL Developer
6 55 (10.15%) C# Developer
7 42 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (7.56%) Test Analyst
9 36 (6.64%) DBA
9 36 (6.64%) Support Analyst
10 35 (6.46%) SQL Analyst
11 34 (6.27%) Software Developer
12 28 (5.17%) Consultant
13 25 (4.61%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 25 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
14 22 (4.06%) Administrator
14 22 (4.06%) Database Developer
15 21 (3.87%) Java Developer
16 20 (3.69%) Software Engineer
16 20 (3.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (24.35%) .NET
2 88 (16.24%) ASP.NET
3 77 (14.21%) HTML
4 69 (12.73%) CSS
5 48 (8.86%) SOAP
5 48 (8.86%) XML
6 46 (8.49%) Web Services
7 35 (6.46%) jQuery
8 29 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (4.43%) MDX
10 23 (4.24%) WCF
11 19 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 19 (3.51%) Java EE
12 18 (3.32%) Ajax
12 18 (3.32%) AngularJS
12 18 (3.32%) JSON
13 16 (2.95%) JSF
13 16 (2.95%) Node.js
14 15 (2.77%) REST
15 14 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.92%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.87%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.77%) Mathematics
5 10 (1.85%) Fintech
6 8 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 7 (1.29%) AS400
7 7 (1.29%) Clustering
7 7 (1.29%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (1.29%) User Experience
7 7 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 6 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.11%) iSeries
8 6 (1.11%) Replication
9 5 (0.92%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.92%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.74%) Grid Computing
10 4 (0.74%) Statistics
11 3 (0.55%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 81 (14.94%) Windows
2 52 (9.59%) Unix
3 51 (9.41%) Linux
4 26 (4.80%) Windows Server
5 22 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.85%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.11%) Solaris
8 6 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.92%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.92%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.74%) Android
10 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.55%) CentOS
11 3 (0.55%) Debian
11 3 (0.55%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.18%) HPUX
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.73%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
3 81 (14.94%) MVC
4 59 (10.89%) ETL
5 58 (10.70%) SDLC
6 53 (9.78%) Software Engineering
7 48 (8.86%) Scrum
8 47 (8.67%) ITIL
9 40 (7.38%) Performance Tuning
10 36 (6.64%) Web Development
11 35 (6.46%) Data Analysis
11 35 (6.46%) Test Scripting
12 31 (5.72%) OO
13 28 (5.17%) Migration
13 28 (5.17%) Project Management
13 28 (5.17%) TDD
14 26 (4.80%) High Availability
15 23 (4.24%) Waterfall
16 20 (3.69%) Kimball Methodology
17 18 (3.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 162 (29.89%) C#
2 92 (16.97%) T-SQL
3 80 (14.76%) JavaScript
4 63 (11.62%) Java
5 45 (8.30%) C++
6 39 (7.20%) PL/SQL
7 34 (6.27%) VB.NET
8 32 (5.90%) C
9 21 (3.87%) Python
10 20 (3.69%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.51%) PHP
12 14 (2.58%) VB
13 13 (2.40%) Groovy
14 11 (2.03%) Perl
15 10 (1.85%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.85%) VBA
16 8 (1.48%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.48%) R
17 7 (1.29%) Scala
18 6 (1.11%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 73 (13.47%) Degree
2 34 (6.27%) ISEB
3 18 (3.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (3.32%) Security Cleared
4 17 (3.14%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.14%) SC Cleared
5 16 (2.95%) DV Cleared
6 8 (1.48%) HND
6 8 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.48%) MCSE
7 7 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.74%) MCITP
8 4 (0.74%) MCSA
9 3 (0.55%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.55%) MCP
9 3 (0.55%) PhD
9 3 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.46%) QA
1 35 (6.46%) SLA
2 9 (1.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.48%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (0.74%) Firmware
5 4 (0.74%) Snort
5 4 (0.74%) vSphere
5 4 (0.74%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.55%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.18%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.03%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.48%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.48%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.48%) Oracle Statspack
4 6 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.37%) Nagios
5 2 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.37%) Puppet
6 1 (0.18%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.18%) OpenView
6 1 (0.18%) OPNET
6 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.18%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 123 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 95 (17.53%) Oracle
3 19 (3.51%) Remedy
4 12 (2.21%) Cisco
5 11 (2.03%) VMware
6 10 (1.85%) HP
6 10 (1.85%) Sage
7 9 (1.66%) Tableau
8 8 (1.48%) Informatica
8 8 (1.48%) SAP
9 7 (1.29%) IBM
10 5 (0.92%) Citrix
10 5 (0.92%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.92%) ServiceNow
10 5 (0.92%) Sybase
11 4 (0.74%) Avaya
11 4 (0.74%) Zend
12 3 (0.55%) Dell
12 3 (0.55%) Perforce
12 3 (0.55%) Veeam
Newport, Gwent
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Isle of Wight
Square One Resources
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Full Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cas-gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + share options
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £320000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Pontypridd
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 16 days ago