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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 11 12 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 7.50% 22.32% 48.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.00% 32.47% 58.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 25 26
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
15 77 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 37.50% 68.75% 82.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 77 40
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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 30 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) OO
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Autofac
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (12.50%) Durandal
6 1 (12.50%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (37.50%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) B2B
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) OOP
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
3 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
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