The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Torfaen region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 31.67% 34.62% 11.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.19% 40.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 6
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,600 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £38,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
54 45 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 90.00% 86.54% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 53 44 42
Average salary £31,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
South Wales

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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 +1 19 £36,000 -5.26%
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (54.84%) .NET
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 15 (48.39%) C#
5 13 (41.94%) OO
6 12 (38.71%) Java
7 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (29.03%) Oracle
10 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 8 (25.81%) HTML
10 8 (25.81%) CSS
10 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
11 7 (22.58%) WCF
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (22.58%) XML
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
11 7 (22.58%) WinForms
11 7 (22.58%) MVC
12 6 (19.35%) OOD
12 6 (19.35%) SVG
12 6 (19.35%) TDD
12 6 (19.35%) NUnit
12 6 (19.35%) Linux
12 6 (19.35%) UML
12 6 (19.35%) OOP
12 6 (19.35%) C++
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (19.35%) Arduino
12 6 (19.35%) PaaS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 5 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (19.35%) PaaS
1 6 (19.35%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) NUnit
1 6 (19.35%) MSTest
1 6 (19.35%) Moq
2 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 3 (9.68%) JUnit
3 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.23%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
2 8 (25.81%) .NET Framework
3 7 (22.58%) WCF
3 7 (22.58%) XML
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (22.58%) WinForms
4 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (19.35%) HTML5
4 6 (19.35%) SVG
5 2 (6.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Arduino
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Open Source
4 1 (3.23%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) OO
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 6 (19.35%) TDD
4 6 (19.35%) UML
4 6 (19.35%) OOP
4 6 (19.35%) OOD
4 6 (19.35%) Product Management
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) ERP
5 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.90%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Logistics
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Validation
7 3 (9.68%) Data Entry
7 3 (9.68%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) C++
5 5 (16.13%) VB.NET
6 3 (9.68%) Korn
6 3 (9.68%) Groovy
6 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 3 (9.68%) Perl
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) MCSD
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) Oracle