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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 17 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 14.44% 38.10% 27.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.84% 38.71% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 24 19
Average salary £42,500 £29,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.06% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £26,800 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £44,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
69 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 76.67% 98.41% 73.91%
Number of salaries quoted 69 61 51
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £44,500
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 17 December 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 17 December 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
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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 -10 13 £42,500 +44.06% 1
SQL
South Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 16 (50.00%) XML
3 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (43.75%) HTML
4 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
5 13 (40.63%) .NET
6 12 (37.50%) C#
7 10 (31.25%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) WCF
7 10 (31.25%) PaaS
7 10 (31.25%) HTML5
8 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
8 9 (28.13%) MVC
9 8 (25.00%) Java
9 8 (25.00%) CSS
9 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) OOD
9 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 7 (21.88%) Advertising
10 7 (21.88%) WinForms
10 7 (21.88%) TDD
10 7 (21.88%) Retail
10 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
10 7 (21.88%) Marketing
10 7 (21.88%) Mobile Marketing
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (18.75%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) PaaS
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (15.63%) IaaS
4 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.50%) HTTP
3 3 (9.38%) Internet
4 2 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
3 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (9.38%) Data Mining
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) MS Access
7 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) NUnit
1 5 (15.63%) Moq
1 5 (15.63%) MSTest
2 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (21.88%) Marketing
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
1 7 (21.88%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.25%) DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) XML
2 14 (43.75%) HTML
3 13 (40.63%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) WCF
4 10 (31.25%) HTML5
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 7 (21.88%) WinForms
6 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (9.38%) XHTML
10 2 (6.25%) REST
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.25%) SOAP
10 2 (6.25%) XSD
10 2 (6.25%) XSLT
11 1 (3.13%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Replication
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (3.13%) DTV
4 1 (3.13%) EPoS
4 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Arduino
4 1 (3.13%) User Experience
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Linux
3 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) E-Commerce
3 10 (31.25%) OO
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) OOD
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) TDD
6 7 (21.88%) Mobile Marketing
7 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 5 (15.63%) Logistics
8 5 (15.63%) Scrum
9 4 (12.50%) Product Management
9 4 (12.50%) Web Development
9 4 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Database Tuning
10 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
11 2 (6.25%) Time Management
11 2 (6.25%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) C#
2 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) Python
5 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (9.38%) Perl
6 3 (9.38%) C
6 3 (9.38%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.25%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) C++
7 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.13%) Korn
8 1 (3.13%) R
8 1 (3.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.13%) Zend