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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 12 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 5 19 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.09% 26.03% 32.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.00% 38.78% 35.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 19 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
20 49 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.36% 67.12% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 56
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% +12.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) C#
3 12 (70.59%) HTML
4 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 11 (64.71%) CSS
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) MVC
5 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (52.94%) HTML5
6 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
7 8 (47.06%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (47.06%) Degree
8 7 (41.18%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (41.18%) jQuery
8 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) OO
8 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
10 5 (29.41%) Scrum
10 5 (29.41%) OOD
11 4 (23.53%) B2B
11 4 (23.53%) CoffeeScript
11 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
11 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
11 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
12 3 (17.65%) Durandal

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) VLAN
1 2 (11.76%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (47.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) NUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Moq
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Lead Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Junior
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) HTML
3 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) CSS
4 9 (52.94%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (41.18%) jQuery
5 7 (41.18%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (17.65%) Durandal
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) NHibernate
7 3 (17.65%) XHTML
7 3 (17.65%) XML
8 2 (11.76%) Web Services
8 2 (11.76%) Autofac
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (5.88%) COM
9 1 (5.88%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) MVC
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) TDD
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) OOD
4 4 (23.53%) B2B
4 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Product Management
5 3 (17.65%) Web Development
5 3 (17.65%) OOP
6 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.88%) Kanban
7 1 (5.88%) UX Design
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (23.53%) TypeScript
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 2 (11.76%) VB6
5 1 (5.88%) ActionScript
5 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Cisco
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Dell
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 2 (11.76%) ProCurve
Swansea
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