The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 28 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +12
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 6.72% 28.95% 7.35%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.57% 33.33% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
South 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 Torfaen region.

Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
94 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 70.15% 86.84% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 70 33 55
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £41,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

SQL
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

SQL Salary Trend in Torfaen

SQL
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Torfaen

SQL
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Cwmbran -22 9 £47,500 +39.70%
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 14 (53.85%) PaaS
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (50.00%) ETL
2 13 (50.00%) Advertising
2 13 (50.00%) Marketing
2 13 (50.00%) Big Data
2 13 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
3 11 (42.31%) Data Mining
4 9 (34.62%) XML
4 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) C#
6 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) Java
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) WCF
7 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
8 5 (19.23%) Scrum
8 5 (19.23%) HTML5
9 4 (15.38%) C
9 4 (15.38%) Perl
9 4 (15.38%) MySQL
9 4 (15.38%) Web Services
9 4 (15.38%) OOD
9 4 (15.38%) RDBMS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 3 (11.54%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) PaaS
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Big Data
2 11 (42.31%) Data Mining
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 6 (23.08%) NoSQL
5 4 (15.38%) MySQL
5 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
5 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) VoltDB
6 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (7.69%) MS Access
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) SSDT
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) MSTest
1 1 (3.85%) Moq
1 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
1 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (50.00%) Advertising
1 13 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Database Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
3 6 (23.08%) WCF
4 5 (19.23%) HTML5
5 4 (15.38%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
8 1 (3.85%) COM+
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) GIS
1 2 (7.69%) Statistics
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
2 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) CentOS
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ETL
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 13 (50.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) OOD
5 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.85%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Data Entry
7 1 (3.85%) BDD
7 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) Python
3 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
4 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 4 (15.38%) C
5 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) R
6 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 2 (7.69%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.69%) VB
7 1 (3.85%) PHP
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Korn
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Zend
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle