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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 20 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.77% 34.62% 24.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.90% 40.91% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 11
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,400 £38,950 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
59 44 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 90.77% 84.62% 84.00%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 41
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 20 £36,000 +2.85%
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (52.78%) .NET
4 16 (44.44%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) Oracle
5 13 (36.11%) XML
5 13 (36.11%) OO
6 12 (33.33%) HTML
6 12 (33.33%) Java
7 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
8 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
9 9 (25.00%) WCF
9 9 (25.00%) WinForms
9 9 (25.00%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) MVC
9 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (22.22%) OOD
10 8 (22.22%) CSS
11 7 (19.44%) TDD
11 7 (19.44%) NUnit
11 7 (19.44%) Retail
11 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
11 7 (19.44%) Moq
11 7 (19.44%) IaaS
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (19.44%) PaaS
11 7 (19.44%) Product Management

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (19.44%) PaaS
1 7 (19.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) VoIP
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
1 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.56%) MySQL
4 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) NUnit
1 7 (19.44%) MSTest
1 7 (19.44%) Moq
2 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) JUnit
2 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (19.44%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Multimedia
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 2 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Software Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Team Leader
7 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) Administrator
7 3 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (8.33%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.56%) Junior Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (52.78%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) XML
3 12 (33.33%) HTML
4 10 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 9 (25.00%) WCF
5 9 (25.00%) HTML5
5 9 (25.00%) WinForms
5 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.33%) XHTML
8 3 (8.33%) SVG
9 2 (5.56%) XSD
9 2 (5.56%) XSLT
10 1 (2.78%) SOAP
10 1 (2.78%) Web Services
10 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Arduino
2 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.56%) Open Source
3 2 (5.56%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) FMCG
4 1 (2.78%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
2 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (8.33%) UNIX
3 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.33%) Android
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) OO
2 10 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (22.22%) OOD
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
5 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
5 7 (19.44%) Product Management
6 5 (13.89%) Logistics
6 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
7 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.11%) Web Development
7 4 (11.11%) Data Entry
8 3 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (8.33%) Android Development
8 3 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) Java
3 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.11%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Korn
6 3 (8.33%) Groovy
6 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.56%) Python
8 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSD
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle