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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 19 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 15 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 11.90% 40.00% 21.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 40.74% 31.67%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 19
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% -5.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £44,950 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
95 54 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 75.40% 98.18% 68.18%
Number of salaries quoted 77 53 60
Average salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.09% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
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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 -16 15 £42,500 +33.85%
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (48.28%) XML
2 12 (41.38%) PaaS
3 11 (37.93%) Mobile Marketing
3 11 (37.93%) Marketing
3 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
3 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
3 11 (37.93%) Advertising
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) ETL
4 10 (34.48%) Big Data
5 9 (31.03%) HTML5
5 9 (31.03%) .NET
6 8 (27.59%) C#
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) WCF
7 7 (24.14%) OOD
7 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
8 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
8 6 (20.69%) MySQL
8 6 (20.69%) Oracle
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
9 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (17.24%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (17.24%) Windows
9 5 (17.24%) Linux

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (10.34%) Node.js
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) PaaS
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) IaaS
4 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) HTTP
3 3 (10.34%) Internet
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Big Data
3 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
4 6 (20.69%) MySQL
5 5 (17.24%) Relational Database
5 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.90%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (6.90%) MS Access
6 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) NUnit
1 3 (10.34%) MSTest
1 3 (10.34%) Moq
2 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 11 (37.93%) Advertising
1 11 (37.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) XML
2 10 (34.48%) HTML
3 9 (31.03%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) HTML5
4 7 (24.14%) WCF
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) WinForms
7 3 (10.34%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.90%) REST
8 2 (6.90%) XSD
8 2 (6.90%) XSLT
8 2 (6.90%) SOAP
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) GIS
2 2 (6.90%) Statistics
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) CentOS
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
1 11 (37.93%) Mobile Marketing
2 10 (34.48%) ETL
3 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (24.14%) OOD
5 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.24%) MVC
6 5 (17.24%) OO
6 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (17.24%) Scrum
7 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
8 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Project Management
9 2 (6.90%) Time Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Product Management
9 2 (6.90%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) Python
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) C
4 2 (6.90%) R
4 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
4 2 (6.90%) PHP
4 2 (6.90%) VB
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.90%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.45%) Korn
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Zend