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 22 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
22 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 230 210 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.83% 19.37% 26.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.98% 37.37% 48.98%
Number of salaries quoted 210 196 203
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,800 £40,000
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
523 562 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 51.85% 53.76%
Number of salaries quoted 484 511 406
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 £25,000 £26,500 £26,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £46,000
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 22 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 22 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 0 141 £32,500 - 30
Newport +2 31 £32,000 +3.22% 5
Torfaen +1 18 £36,000 -5.26%
Caerphilly +14 10 £35,000 -30.00%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 8 £31,500 - 1
Monmouthshire +2 3 £40,000 +14.28%
Bridgend -5 3 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Glamorgan - 3 - -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 175 (41.47%) SQL Server
2 125 (29.62%) Microsoft
3 110 (26.07%) .NET
4 104 (24.64%) HTML
5 100 (23.70%) Java
6 96 (22.75%) JavaScript
7 86 (20.38%) Windows
8 84 (19.91%) CSS
8 84 (19.91%) Degree
9 82 (19.43%) C#
9 82 (19.43%) Oracle
10 77 (18.25%) XML
11 71 (16.82%) T-SQL
12 62 (14.69%) ASP.NET
13 60 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 59 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 57 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
16 54 (12.80%) Finance
17 53 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
18 51 (12.09%) Web Services
19 50 (11.85%) MVC
20 49 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
21 48 (11.37%) MS Excel
22 47 (11.14%) Banking
22 47 (11.14%) Relational Database
23 43 (10.19%) Scrum
23 43 (10.19%) VMware
23 43 (10.19%) .NET Framework
24 42 (9.95%) jQuery
25 41 (9.72%) Telecoms

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 40 (9.48%) IIS
2 27 (6.40%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.74%) MS Exchange
4 17 (4.03%) CMS
4 17 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 13 (3.08%) WebSphere
5 13 (3.08%) SAS
6 12 (2.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (2.13%) Apache
8 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
10 5 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.95%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.95%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.95%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.71%) OpenROAD
12 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 48 (11.37%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.55%) MS Office
3 6 (1.42%) MS Project
4 1 (0.24%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.84%) INSURE/90
2 5 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.24%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (2.37%) GitHub
2 9 (2.13%) IaaS
2 9 (2.13%) PaaS
3 4 (0.95%) Trello
3 4 (0.95%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.71%) Office 365
4 3 (0.71%) SaaS
4 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.58%) TCP/IP
2 25 (5.92%) SAN
3 16 (3.79%) Internet
4 14 (3.32%) DNS
4 14 (3.32%) Firewall
5 12 (2.84%) NAS
6 9 (2.13%) LAN
6 9 (2.13%) WAN
7 5 (1.18%) HTTP
7 5 (1.18%) SNMP
7 5 (1.18%) Intranet
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco IOS
7 5 (1.18%) Cisco PIX
8 4 (0.95%) DHCP
9 3 (0.71%) VoIP
9 3 (0.71%) DVB
10 2 (0.47%) SSL
11 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.24%) Wireless
11 1 (0.24%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (41.47%) SQL Server
2 60 (14.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 59 (13.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (11.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (11.14%) Relational Database
6 34 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (7.58%) Oracle Database
8 25 (5.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 21 (4.98%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (3.79%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 13 (3.08%) OLAP
13 12 (2.84%) DB2
13 12 (2.84%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
15 8 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
17 5 (1.18%) MySQL
17 5 (1.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 5 (1.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 28 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 24 (5.69%) JUnit
3 21 (4.98%) Selenium
4 20 (4.74%) Jenkins
5 15 (3.55%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.32%) Subversion
7 12 (2.84%) NUnit
7 12 (2.84%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (2.84%) Eclipse
7 12 (2.84%) ClearQuest
7 12 (2.84%) Rational Application Developer
8 11 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (2.61%) MSTest
8 11 (2.61%) Moq
9 10 (2.37%) Maven
10 8 (1.90%) JIRA
11 6 (1.42%) Ant
12 5 (1.18%) PowerBuilder
12 5 (1.18%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.18%) JBehave
General
1 54 (12.80%) Finance
2 47 (11.14%) Banking
3 41 (9.72%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.79%) Marketing
5 15 (3.55%) Legal
6 13 (3.08%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.84%) Retail
8 11 (2.61%) Back Office
9 8 (1.90%) Electronics
10 6 (1.42%) Advertising
11 4 (0.95%) Law
12 3 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.71%) Billing
13 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.24%) Automotive
14 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 174 (41.23%) Developer
2 139 (32.94%) Analyst
3 39 (9.24%) .NET Developer
4 37 (8.77%) Software Developer
5 35 (8.29%) Senior Developer
6 28 (6.64%) Senior Analyst
7 27 (6.40%) Support Analyst
7 27 (6.40%) Business Analyst
8 21 (4.98%) Test Analyst
8 21 (4.98%) Test Engineer
9 20 (4.74%) Programmer
9 20 (4.74%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.27%) Analyst Programmer
11 17 (4.03%) SQL Developer
12 15 (3.55%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.55%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.55%) PHP Developer
13 14 (3.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 14 (3.32%) Junior
13 14 (3.32%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (26.07%) .NET
2 104 (24.64%) HTML
3 84 (19.91%) CSS
4 77 (18.25%) XML
5 62 (14.69%) ASP.NET
6 51 (12.09%) Web Services
7 43 (10.19%) .NET Framework
8 42 (9.95%) jQuery
9 41 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 35 (8.29%) WCF
11 30 (7.11%) WinForms
12 27 (6.40%) Spring
13 26 (6.16%) J2EE
14 24 (5.69%) SOAP
15 22 (5.21%) Hibernate
15 22 (5.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (3.79%) HTML5
17 15 (3.55%) Java EE
18 14 (3.32%) Ajax
19 13 (3.08%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.40%) Clustering
2 16 (3.79%) Mobile App
3 12 (2.84%) Client/Server
3 12 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.61%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.37%) Social Network
5 10 (2.37%) Replication
6 9 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.66%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.66%) Statistics
8 6 (1.42%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.42%) DTV
8 6 (1.42%) Arduino
9 5 (1.18%) Kindle
9 5 (1.18%) Social Media
9 5 (1.18%) Open Source
9 5 (1.18%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.71%) iPhone
10 3 (0.71%) STB
10 3 (0.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 86 (20.38%) Windows
2 39 (9.24%) Linux
3 32 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (7.11%) UNIX
5 28 (6.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (6.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (3.08%) Android
8 10 (2.37%) Apple iOS
9 7 (1.66%) Windows XP
10 6 (1.42%) AIX
10 6 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.18%) Windows 8
12 4 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.95%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.47%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.24%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (12.56%) Business Intelligence
3 50 (11.85%) MVC
4 43 (10.19%) Scrum
5 40 (9.48%) Unit Testing
6 35 (8.29%) OO
7 30 (7.11%) TDD
8 29 (6.87%) Software Engineering
9 27 (6.40%) ITIL
9 27 (6.40%) ETL
10 26 (6.16%) Performance Tuning
11 23 (5.45%) Migration
11 23 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (5.21%) Test Scripting
12 22 (5.21%) UML
13 21 (4.98%) Web Development
14 20 (4.74%) Data Analysis
14 20 (4.74%) Data Migration
15 17 (4.03%) E-Commerce
16 15 (3.55%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 100 (23.70%) Java
2 96 (22.75%) JavaScript
3 82 (19.43%) C#
4 71 (16.82%) T-SQL
5 33 (7.82%) VB.NET
5 33 (7.82%) C++
6 30 (7.11%) PHP
7 25 (5.92%) RPG
8 24 (5.69%) RPG IV
9 20 (4.74%) Perl
10 17 (4.03%) VB
11 16 (3.79%) Groovy
12 14 (3.32%) PL/SQL
13 12 (2.84%) RPG/400
14 11 (2.61%) Bash Shell
14 11 (2.61%) Korn
15 10 (2.37%) VBA
15 10 (2.37%) Python
16 6 (1.42%) C
17 5 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 84 (19.91%) Degree
2 16 (3.79%) ISEB
3 15 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (2.84%) ISTQB
5 9 (2.13%) MCSE
6 8 (1.90%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.66%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (1.42%) MCP
9 5 (1.18%) RHCE
9 5 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (0.95%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.71%) CCNA
11 3 (0.71%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.47%) MCSA
12 2 (0.47%) MCITP
13 1 (0.24%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.24%) HND
13 1 (0.24%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.21%) QA
2 15 (3.55%) SLA
3 9 (2.13%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.24%) GxP
System Software
1 25 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.90%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.95%) VirtualBox
6 3 (0.71%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.47%) XenApp
8 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.24%) UAG
8 1 (0.24%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (2.37%) NetBackup
2 6 (1.42%) SCOM
3 5 (1.18%) BMC Performance Manager
3 5 (1.18%) BladeLogic
3 5 (1.18%) BMC PATROL
4 4 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.71%) Nagios
6 1 (0.24%) MIMEsweeper
6 1 (0.24%) WSUS
6 1 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.24%) SCCM
6 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 125 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 82 (19.43%) Oracle
3 43 (10.19%) VMware
4 26 (6.16%) Cisco
5 20 (4.74%) IBM
6 17 (4.03%) Citrix
7 14 (3.32%) HP
8 12 (2.84%) SAP
9 10 (2.37%) Google
9 10 (2.37%) Facebook
9 10 (2.37%) Twitter
10 9 (2.13%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.42%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.42%) Sybase
12 5 (1.18%) BMC
12 5 (1.18%) Remedy
12 5 (1.18%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.95%) T-Plan
14 3 (0.71%) Perforce
14 3 (0.71%) Adobe
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Excellent + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pontypridd
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £33,000 - 37,000 p.a. plus package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Fantastic Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago