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 1 August 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
1 Aug 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 20 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 30.77% 32.14% 12.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 34.48% 37.50% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 6
Average salary £38,000 £38,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,600 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £38,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+4.05% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
58 48 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 89.23% 85.71% 82.00%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 41
Average salary £31,250 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.19% -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 1 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 1 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 +1 20 £38,000 -
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 1 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 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) OO
5 12 (37.50%) Java
6 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (28.13%) HTML
8 9 (28.13%) Oracle
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) XML
9 8 (25.00%) MVC
9 8 (25.00%) WinForms
9 8 (25.00%) WCF
9 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (21.88%) Retail
10 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
11 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
11 6 (18.75%) OOD
11 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
11 6 (18.75%) IaaS
11 6 (18.75%) TDD
11 6 (18.75%) NUnit
11 6 (18.75%) Product Management
11 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.75%) IaaS
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (18.75%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) NUnit
1 6 (18.75%) MSTest
1 6 (18.75%) Moq
2 3 (9.38%) JUnit
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.38%) Selenium
General
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Multimedia
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Team Leader
4 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) .NET Framework
2 9 (28.13%) HTML
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) CSS
3 8 (25.00%) XML
3 8 (25.00%) WinForms
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
3 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (18.75%) HTML5
5 5 (15.63%) SVG
6 3 (9.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Arduino
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (9.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) OO
2 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) MVC
4 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 6 (18.75%) OOD
5 6 (18.75%) TDD
5 6 (18.75%) Product Management
6 5 (15.63%) Logistics
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 5 (15.63%) UML
6 5 (15.63%) OOP
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (9.38%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (9.38%) Android Development
8 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
8 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) C++
5 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 3 (9.38%) Korn
5 3 (9.38%) Groovy
5 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.25%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Oracle