The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 317 263 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.60% 19.06% 17.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.81% 39.85% 39.25%
Number of salaries quoted 280 220 188
Median salary £37,000 £36,250 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.06% +8.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,783
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,600
% change year-on-year
- +6.38%
SQL
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
663 660 563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.37% 47.83% 45.08%
Number of salaries quoted 589 566 498
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing SQL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Wales region.

SQL Salary Trend in Wales

SQL
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SQL Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 276 £37,500 +1.35% 29
North Wales +2 19 £32,500 -7.14% 1
West Wales 0 19 £32,500 - 2
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 236 (35.81%) SQL Server
2 223 (33.84%) C#
3 215 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (31.11%) .NET
5 154 (23.37%) Microsoft
6 149 (22.61%) Finance
6 149 (22.61%) HTML
7 146 (22.15%) Oracle
8 145 (22.00%) ASP.NET
9 134 (20.33%) JavaScript
10 130 (19.73%) CSS
11 126 (19.12%) MVC
12 93 (14.11%) Degree
13 91 (13.81%) Windows
14 90 (13.66%) MS Excel
15 86 (13.05%) Business Intelligence
16 85 (12.90%) T-SQL
17 82 (12.44%) Java
18 78 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 76 (11.53%) Scrum
20 75 (11.38%) SDLC
21 73 (11.08%) Web Services
21 73 (11.08%) jQuery
22 70 (10.62%) Unix
23 69 (10.47%) XML
24 67 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
25 66 (10.02%) ETL
25 66 (10.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 66 (10.02%) Software Engineering
26 61 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (4.10%) IIS
2 24 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.34%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.28%) Node.js
5 14 (2.12%) SAS
6 11 (1.67%) JBoss
7 10 (1.52%) Apache
7 10 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.06%) WildFly
9 6 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.76%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.61%) CMS
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (0.30%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 90 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 38 (5.77%) MS Office
3 5 (0.76%) SPSS
4 4 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
6 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (2.12%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.03%) Office 365
2 16 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.12%) SaaS
4 7 (1.06%) PaaS
5 5 (0.76%) IaaS
6 4 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.73%) Firewall
1 18 (2.73%) Internet
2 16 (2.43%) Intranet
3 14 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.67%) HTTP
5 10 (1.52%) tcpdump
6 9 (1.37%) DNS
6 9 (1.37%) SAN
7 7 (1.06%) LAN
8 6 (0.91%) NAS
9 5 (0.76%) VLAN
9 5 (0.76%) VoIP
9 5 (0.76%) WAN
10 4 (0.61%) PuTTY
10 4 (0.61%) Skype
10 4 (0.61%) VPN
10 4 (0.61%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.46%) DHCP
11 3 (0.46%) FTP
12 2 (0.30%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (35.81%) SQL Server
2 78 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 66 (10.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 61 (9.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 51 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (7.44%) Oracle Database
7 46 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
8 44 (6.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 42 (6.37%) MySQL
10 36 (5.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 36 (5.46%) Relational Database
11 26 (3.95%) Oracle Database 12c
12 25 (3.79%) SQL Server 2014
13 24 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
14 23 (3.49%) Big Data
14 23 (3.49%) OLAP
15 21 (3.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 21 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
16 15 (2.28%) OLAP Cube
17 14 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 42 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (4.86%) SoapUI
2 32 (4.86%) Visual Studio
3 31 (4.70%) Git (software)
4 20 (3.03%) Subversion
5 14 (2.12%) Maven
6 11 (1.67%) Selenium
7 10 (1.52%) Jenkins
8 9 (1.37%) JUnit
8 9 (1.37%) NUnit
9 8 (1.21%) Ant
9 8 (1.21%) Cucumber
9 8 (1.21%) Eclipse
10 7 (1.06%) Moq
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
11 6 (0.91%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.76%) ClearQuest
12 5 (0.76%) MSTest
13 4 (0.61%) JIRA
13 4 (0.61%) JMeter
General
1 149 (22.61%) Finance
2 55 (8.35%) Advertising
3 23 (3.49%) Telecoms
4 19 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.43%) Marketing
6 15 (2.28%) Legal
7 14 (2.12%) Electronics
8 8 (1.21%) Banking
9 5 (0.76%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.61%) Games
10 4 (0.61%) Law
10 4 (0.61%) Retail
11 3 (0.46%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.15%) Avionics
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.15%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 340 (51.59%) Developer
2 150 (22.76%) Analyst
3 112 (17.00%) .NET Developer
4 79 (11.99%) C# Developer
4 79 (11.99%) Senior Developer
5 76 (11.53%) SQL Developer
6 66 (10.02%) C# .NET Developer
7 63 (9.56%) Software Developer
8 52 (7.89%) Support Analyst
9 44 (6.68%) SQL Analyst
10 42 (6.37%) Test Analyst
11 40 (6.07%) DBA
12 34 (5.16%) ASP.NET Developer
13 33 (5.01%) Senior .NET Developer
14 32 (4.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 31 (4.70%) Java Developer
16 29 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 26 (3.95%) Junior
17 26 (3.95%) Software Engineer
18 22 (3.34%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (31.11%) .NET
2 149 (22.61%) HTML
3 145 (22.00%) ASP.NET
4 130 (19.73%) CSS
5 73 (11.08%) jQuery
5 73 (11.08%) Web Services
6 69 (10.47%) XML
7 52 (7.89%) SOAP
8 51 (7.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 37 (5.61%) AngularJS
10 36 (5.46%) WCF
11 30 (4.55%) .NET Framework
11 30 (4.55%) HTML5
12 24 (3.64%) MDX
13 23 (3.49%) Ajax
14 22 (3.34%) CSS3
15 19 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 19 (2.88%) Hibernate
16 17 (2.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (2.58%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (8.04%) Computer Science
3 19 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 14 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.12%) Mathematics
5 11 (1.67%) Fintech
5 11 (1.67%) User Experience
6 9 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
7 7 (1.06%) Grid Computing
7 7 (1.06%) Informatics
7 7 (1.06%) iSeries
8 6 (0.91%) AS400
8 6 (0.91%) Replication
9 5 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 5 (0.76%) Clustering
9 5 (0.76%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.76%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.61%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.61%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.81%) Windows
2 70 (10.62%) Unix
3 59 (8.95%) Linux
4 30 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 19 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.91%) Android
7 6 (0.91%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.91%) Solaris
7 6 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 6 (0.91%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.76%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.46%) CentOS
10 3 (0.46%) Debian
10 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (32.63%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (19.12%) MVC
3 86 (13.05%) Business Intelligence
4 76 (11.53%) Scrum
5 75 (11.38%) SDLC
6 66 (10.02%) ETL
6 66 (10.02%) Software Engineering
7 57 (8.65%) Web Development
8 56 (8.50%) OO
9 52 (7.89%) ITIL
10 45 (6.83%) Performance Tuning
11 43 (6.53%) Data Analysis
12 36 (5.46%) Test Scripting
13 35 (5.31%) Migration
14 31 (4.70%) OOD
15 30 (4.55%) Project Management
16 28 (4.25%) TDD
17 27 (4.10%) Waterfall
18 25 (3.79%) High Availability
19 24 (3.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 223 (33.84%) C#
2 134 (20.33%) JavaScript
3 85 (12.90%) T-SQL
4 82 (12.44%) Java
5 59 (8.95%) C++
6 55 (8.35%) PL/SQL
7 53 (8.04%) VB.NET
8 39 (5.92%) C
9 32 (4.86%) PHP
10 22 (3.34%) Shell Script
11 21 (3.19%) Python
12 15 (2.28%) VB
12 15 (2.28%) VBA
13 12 (1.82%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.67%) Perl
15 9 (1.37%) Groovy
16 8 (1.21%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.06%) R
17 7 (1.06%) RPG
17 7 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 93 (14.11%) Degree
2 36 (5.46%) ISEB
3 22 (3.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (3.03%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.88%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (2.43%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.06%) MCSE
10 5 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.61%) HND
11 4 (0.61%) MCSA
12 3 (0.46%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.46%) MCITP
12 3 (0.46%) MCP
12 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (0.30%) OCP
13 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (6.53%) QA
2 38 (5.77%) SLA
3 6 (0.91%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (4.25%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.21%) Oracle Clusterware
5 7 (1.06%) Snort
6 5 (0.76%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.61%) Firmware
7 4 (0.61%) vSphere
7 4 (0.61%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.52%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.21%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.21%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.21%) Oracle Statspack
4 3 (0.46%) Nagios
4 3 (0.46%) Puppet
5 2 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (0.30%) OpenView
5 2 (0.30%) OPNET
5 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.15%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 154 (23.37%) Microsoft
2 146 (22.15%) Oracle
3 19 (2.88%) Remedy
4 18 (2.73%) VMware
5 16 (2.43%) Cisco
5 16 (2.43%) SAP
6 14 (2.12%) IBM
7 13 (1.97%) Tableau
8 10 (1.52%) HP
9 8 (1.21%) Sage
9 8 (1.21%) Zend
10 7 (1.06%) Citrix
10 7 (1.06%) Sybase
11 6 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.76%) Dell
12 5 (0.76%) Informatica
12 5 (0.76%) Sun
13 4 (0.61%) Avaya
13 4 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (0.61%) Red Hat
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private healthcare
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £19 - £34000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pontoon
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wales
Scope AT Limited
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus scheme and more
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K, depending upon experirence
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
AWD online
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Carmarthen, South Wales
University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Salary: £25,023 - £28,143 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £33500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Liga Recruitment
Salary: circa £45,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Posted: 20 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago