The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.42% 19.49% 23.81%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.45% 34.85% 40.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4 23 14
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £18,650
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,700 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
SQL
West 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 Swansea region.

Programming Languages Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
11 66 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 22.92% 55.93% 58.73%
Number of salaries quoted 10 66 34
Average salary £33,668 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

SQL
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Swansea region.

SQL Salary Trend in Swansea

SQL
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Swansea

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (40.00%) HTML5
6 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (30.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 3 (30.00%) XHTML
7 3 (30.00%) Java
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) OO
8 2 (20.00%) XML
8 2 (20.00%) TDD
8 2 (20.00%) NUnit
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) WCF
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Product Management
8 2 (20.00%) Moq

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) NUnit
1 2 (20.00%) Moq
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 3 (30.00%) jQuery
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
5 3 (30.00%) XHTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) NHibernate
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
6 2 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Autofac
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (10.00%) COM
7 1 (10.00%) WPF
7 1 (10.00%) LINQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) Product Management
3 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) VB
4 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Langley James Ltd
Salary: bonus, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Logical Systems (UK) Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago