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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 247 303 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.61% 23.08% 26.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.07% 44.04% 52.42%
Number of salaries quoted 225 269 244
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £44,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
548 688 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 52.39% 52.40% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 505 598 476
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,950
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 -1 134 £35,000 +6.06% 9
Newport +1 64 £35,000 - 6
Torfaen +2 14 £42,750 +35.71% 2
Neath Port Talbot -4 9 £41,000 -1.20% 2
Bridgend -8 8 £35,000 -2.77%
Caerphilly +9 5 £45,000 +12.50%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £30,000 - 2
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 177 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (30.61%) SQL Server
3 142 (29.77%) C#
4 136 (28.51%) .NET
5 128 (26.83%) Microsoft
6 118 (24.74%) Finance
7 103 (21.59%) T-SQL
8 92 (19.29%) Java
9 91 (19.08%) JavaScript
10 81 (16.98%) HTML
11 79 (16.56%) ASP.NET
11 79 (16.56%) MVC
12 77 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
13 75 (15.72%) CSS
14 72 (15.09%) Oracle
14 72 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 62 (13.00%) Windows
15 62 (13.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 61 (12.79%) MS Excel
17 58 (12.16%) SOAP
17 58 (12.16%) Web Services
17 58 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
18 57 (11.95%) ITIL
19 50 (10.48%) Scrum
19 50 (10.48%) Degree
20 48 (10.06%) SDLC
21 47 (9.85%) XML
22 46 (9.64%) Advertising
23 43 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
24 42 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008

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 (7.34%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.61%) IIS
3 16 (3.35%) JBoss
4 10 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.89%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.89%) Oracle Application Server
6 8 (1.68%) Apache Spark
6 8 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.47%) Apache
7 7 (1.47%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.47%) SAS
8 5 (1.05%) Oracle 10gAS
9 4 (0.84%) CMS
9 4 (0.84%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.84%) Mule
9 4 (0.84%) Mule ESB
9 4 (0.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.63%) Confluence
11 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 61 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.45%) MS Office
3 4 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (0.84%) SPSS
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.63%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.21%) EQXanite
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.52%) Office 365
3 8 (1.68%) SaaS
4 7 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.63%) PaaS
6 2 (0.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.24%) Internet
2 16 (3.35%) Firewall
2 16 (3.35%) Intranet
3 11 (2.31%) DNS
3 11 (2.31%) NAS
4 7 (1.47%) HTTP
5 6 (1.26%) PuTTY
6 5 (1.05%) FTP
6 5 (1.05%) Skype
7 2 (0.42%) LAN
7 2 (0.42%) VoIP
7 2 (0.42%) VPN
7 2 (0.42%) WAN
8 1 (0.21%) Broadband
8 1 (0.21%) DHCP
8 1 (0.21%) SAN
8 1 (0.21%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.21%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 72 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (13.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (6.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 30 (6.29%) Oracle Database
8 29 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
9 28 (5.87%) Relational Database
10 22 (4.61%) MongoDB
11 20 (4.19%) NoSQL
11 20 (4.19%) Oracle Reports
11 20 (4.19%) SQL Server 2014
12 18 (3.77%) OLAP
13 16 (3.35%) Hadoop
13 16 (3.35%) MySQL
13 16 (3.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 15 (3.14%) QlikView
15 12 (2.52%) OLAP Cube
15 12 (2.52%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (7.34%) Visual Studio
3 24 (5.03%) Selenium
4 22 (4.61%) Git (software)
5 21 (4.40%) JUnit
6 18 (3.77%) SoapUI
7 13 (2.73%) Maven
8 12 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (1.89%) Jenkins
9 9 (1.89%) Subversion
9 9 (1.89%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.68%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (1.26%) NUnit
12 6 (1.26%) TestNG
13 5 (1.05%) PVCS
14 4 (0.84%) ClearQuest
14 4 (0.84%) IntelliJ
14 4 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 118 (24.74%) Finance
2 46 (9.64%) Advertising
3 12 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.31%) Legal
4 11 (2.31%) Multimedia
5 8 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.05%) Marketing
7 4 (0.84%) Electronics
8 3 (0.63%) Back Office
8 3 (0.63%) Retail
9 2 (0.42%) Games
9 2 (0.42%) Welsh Language
10 1 (0.21%) Automotive
10 1 (0.21%) Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (48.85%) Developer
2 105 (22.01%) Analyst
3 71 (14.88%) .NET Developer
4 62 (13.00%) Senior Developer
5 55 (11.53%) SQL Developer
6 51 (10.69%) C# Developer
7 48 (10.06%) Java Developer
8 42 (8.81%) Support Analyst
9 38 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (7.76%) Applications Support
11 33 (6.92%) Applications Support Analyst
12 28 (5.87%) Consultant
13 25 (5.24%) Test Analyst
14 24 (5.03%) Software Developer
15 23 (4.82%) DBA
16 22 (4.61%) Administrator
17 19 (3.98%) ASP.NET Developer
17 19 (3.98%) Senior C# Developer
18 18 (3.77%) Junior
19 17 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (28.51%) .NET
2 81 (16.98%) HTML
3 79 (16.56%) ASP.NET
4 75 (15.72%) CSS
5 58 (12.16%) SOAP
5 58 (12.16%) Web Services
6 47 (9.85%) XML
7 39 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (7.97%) jQuery
9 37 (7.76%) .NET Framework
10 35 (7.34%) Ajax
11 31 (6.50%) WCF
12 29 (6.08%) REST
13 27 (5.66%) Java EE
13 27 (5.66%) Spring
14 23 (4.82%) Hibernate
15 22 (4.61%) JSON
16 20 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 19 (3.98%) RESTful
18 17 (3.56%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.87%) Management Information System
3 19 (3.98%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.73%) Fintech
5 12 (2.52%) iSeries
6 10 (2.10%) Informatics
6 10 (2.10%) NHS
7 9 (1.89%) Clustering
8 8 (1.68%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.68%) User Experience
9 6 (1.26%) AS400
9 6 (1.26%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.05%) Mathematics
10 5 (1.05%) Reference Data
11 4 (0.84%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.84%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.84%) Smartphone
11 4 (0.84%) Social Media
12 3 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.00%) Windows
2 35 (7.34%) Linux
3 29 (6.08%) Unix
4 16 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (2.10%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.05%) Windows 2000
7 5 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.84%) Android
8 4 (0.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.84%) Solaris
8 4 (0.84%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.63%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (16.56%) MVC
3 77 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
4 57 (11.95%) ITIL
5 50 (10.48%) Scrum
6 48 (10.06%) SDLC
7 37 (7.76%) OO
8 36 (7.55%) TDD
9 34 (7.13%) ETL
10 33 (6.92%) Software Engineering
10 33 (6.92%) Waterfall
11 28 (5.87%) Data Modelling
11 28 (5.87%) Mentoring
12 25 (5.24%) CRM
12 25 (5.24%) Project Management
12 25 (5.24%) Web Development
13 23 (4.82%) Incident Management
13 23 (4.82%) Systems Analysis
13 23 (4.82%) User Acceptance Testing
14 22 (4.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 142 (29.77%) C#
2 103 (21.59%) T-SQL
3 92 (19.29%) Java
4 91 (19.08%) JavaScript
5 34 (7.13%) PL/SQL
6 26 (5.45%) C++
7 25 (5.24%) VB.NET
8 16 (3.35%) C
8 16 (3.35%) PHP
9 14 (2.94%) Groovy
9 14 (2.94%) Scala
10 13 (2.73%) Python
11 12 (2.52%) VB
12 11 (2.31%) Shell Script
13 8 (1.68%) Perl
13 8 (1.68%) VBA
14 7 (1.47%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.47%) R
15 6 (1.26%) RPG IV
15 6 (1.26%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 50 (10.48%) Degree
2 25 (5.24%) ISEB
3 19 (3.98%) Security Cleared
4 16 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
4 16 (3.35%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.05%) HND
6 5 (1.05%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.84%) PhD
8 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.21%) MCITP
10 1 (0.21%) MCSE
10 1 (0.21%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.97%) QA
2 19 (3.98%) SLA
3 6 (1.26%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (3.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.68%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.42%) Docker
4 2 (0.42%) Firmware
4 2 (0.42%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.21%) XenApp
5 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.68%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (1.47%) Data Guard
3 5 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
3 5 (1.05%) Puppet
4 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Flashback
5 3 (0.63%) Oracle Statspack
6 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.42%) Nagios
7 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.21%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.21%) OpenView
7 1 (0.21%) OPNET
7 1 (0.21%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.21%) WSUS
Vendors
1 128 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 72 (15.09%) Oracle
3 13 (2.73%) SAP
4 12 (2.52%) Remedy
5 10 (2.10%) Sage
5 10 (2.10%) VMware
6 7 (1.47%) HP
6 7 (1.47%) RedGate
7 5 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.05%) Serena
8 4 (0.84%) IBM
8 4 (0.84%) Rally
8 4 (0.84%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.84%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.84%) Veritas
9 3 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.63%) Informatica
9 3 (0.63%) Tableau
9 3 (0.63%) Teradata
10 2 (0.42%) Zend
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension, excellent training opps
Posted: 4 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonypandy, Mid Glamorgan
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontyclun, Mid Glamorgan
Liga Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Liga Recruitment
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Oxford Computer Group
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, bonus, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago