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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 283 306 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.04% 22.09% 20.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.99% 42.32% 43.06%
Number of salaries quoted 245 241 245
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £43,900 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
674 723 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 50.11% 52.20% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 596 596 561
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -1 236 £35,000 - 19
West Wales -6 23 £30,500 -15.27% 3
Mid Wales - 13 - -
North Wales +4 7 £29,500 -26.25% 1
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 216 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 203 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
3 186 (30.49%) C#
4 171 (28.03%) .NET
5 151 (24.75%) Microsoft
6 140 (22.95%) Finance
7 117 (19.18%) JavaScript
8 116 (19.02%) HTML
9 111 (18.20%) Business Intelligence
10 110 (18.03%) T-SQL
11 107 (17.54%) Oracle
12 105 (17.21%) ASP.NET
13 102 (16.72%) CSS
14 98 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 96 (15.74%) MVC
16 90 (14.75%) Windows
17 81 (13.28%) Java
18 80 (13.11%) Degree
19 72 (11.80%) MS Excel
20 70 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 70 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
21 69 (11.31%) ETL
22 65 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 62 (10.16%) Web Services
24 60 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
25 59 (9.67%) SDLC
26 58 (9.51%) ITIL
26 58 (9.51%) Scrum
27 57 (9.34%) XML
28 55 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server

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 45 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 31 (5.08%) IIS
3 21 (3.44%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.79%) JBoss
5 13 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 12 (1.97%) Apache
7 10 (1.64%) SAS
8 8 (1.31%) Apache Spark
9 7 (1.15%) Apache Pig
9 7 (1.15%) CMS
9 7 (1.15%) WebSphere
10 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.82%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.82%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.49%) Confluence
13 3 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 72 (11.80%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.57%) MS Office
3 7 (1.15%) SPSS
4 4 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) EQXanite
5 1 (0.16%) Magento
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.26%) Office 365
2 18 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.64%) SaaS
4 7 (1.15%) PaaS
5 5 (0.82%) IaaS
6 3 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.75%) Internet
2 25 (4.10%) Firewall
3 16 (2.62%) Intranet
4 15 (2.46%) DNS
5 12 (1.97%) NAS
6 11 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.48%) VLAN
8 7 (1.15%) LAN
9 6 (0.98%) PuTTY
9 6 (0.98%) tcpdump
10 5 (0.82%) FTP
10 5 (0.82%) HTTP
10 5 (0.82%) SAN
10 5 (0.82%) Skype
11 4 (0.66%) DHCP
11 4 (0.66%) VoIP
11 4 (0.66%) VPN
11 4 (0.66%) WAN
12 3 (0.49%) Network Security
12 3 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (35.41%) SQL Server
2 98 (16.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (11.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (10.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 60 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (8.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (7.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 38 (6.23%) Oracle Database
9 29 (4.75%) MySQL
10 25 (4.10%) Oracle Reports
11 23 (3.77%) OLAP
11 23 (3.77%) Relational Database
12 22 (3.61%) SQL Server 2014
13 21 (3.44%) Big Data
13 21 (3.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 20 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (3.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 16 (2.62%) Hadoop
16 16 (2.62%) OLAP Cube
17 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 55 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 33 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 28 (4.59%) SoapUI
4 22 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 18 (2.95%) Selenium
6 15 (2.46%) Oracle Forms
7 8 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 8 (1.31%) Subversion
7 8 (1.31%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.15%) JUnit
8 7 (1.15%) NUnit
8 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 6 (0.98%) JIRA
9 6 (0.98%) Maven
10 5 (0.82%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.82%) PVCS
11 4 (0.66%) ClearQuest
11 4 (0.66%) Moq
11 4 (0.66%) MSTest
General
1 140 (22.95%) Finance
2 53 (8.69%) Advertising
3 18 (2.95%) Legal
4 14 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.64%) Electronics
6 10 (1.64%) Multimedia
7 9 (1.48%) Marketing
8 5 (0.82%) Games
9 4 (0.66%) Retail
10 3 (0.49%) Back Office
10 3 (0.49%) Banking
10 3 (0.49%) Law
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Avionics
11 1 (0.16%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
11 1 (0.16%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 292 (47.87%) Developer
2 127 (20.82%) Analyst
3 88 (14.43%) .NET Developer
4 74 (12.13%) SQL Developer
5 71 (11.64%) C# Developer
5 71 (11.64%) Senior Developer
6 52 (8.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (6.89%) Software Developer
8 40 (6.56%) Support Analyst
9 32 (5.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (5.25%) SQL Analyst
9 32 (5.25%) Test Analyst
10 31 (5.08%) DBA
11 30 (4.92%) Consultant
12 28 (4.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 28 (4.59%) Java Developer
13 25 (4.10%) Applications Support
13 25 (4.10%) Senior .NET Developer
14 24 (3.93%) Administrator
15 23 (3.77%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (28.03%) .NET
2 116 (19.02%) HTML
3 105 (17.21%) ASP.NET
4 102 (16.72%) CSS
5 62 (10.16%) Web Services
6 57 (9.34%) XML
7 50 (8.20%) jQuery
8 48 (7.87%) SOAP
9 36 (5.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (5.74%) .NET Framework
11 31 (5.08%) Ajax
12 25 (4.10%) JSON
12 25 (4.10%) WCF
13 24 (3.93%) AngularJS
13 24 (3.93%) HTML5
14 23 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 23 (3.77%) MDX
15 22 (3.61%) Java EE
16 19 (3.11%) JSF
17 18 (2.95%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 25 (4.10%) Management Information System
4 13 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (1.97%) Mathematics
6 11 (1.80%) Fintech
7 9 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 9 (1.48%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.31%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.31%) User Experience
8 8 (1.31%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
10 6 (0.98%) AS400
10 6 (0.98%) Clustering
10 6 (0.98%) Replication
10 6 (0.98%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.82%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.82%) iSeries
12 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.66%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 90 (14.75%) Windows
2 48 (7.87%) Linux
3 47 (7.70%) Unix
4 33 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 20 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (1.80%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 7 (1.15%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.98%) Solaris
11 6 (0.98%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.82%) Android
12 5 (0.82%) Apple iOS
12 5 (0.82%) Windows 2000
13 4 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.49%) CentOS
14 3 (0.49%) Debian
14 3 (0.49%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (33.28%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (18.20%) Business Intelligence
3 96 (15.74%) MVC
4 69 (11.31%) ETL
5 59 (9.67%) SDLC
6 58 (9.51%) ITIL
6 58 (9.51%) Scrum
7 50 (8.20%) Software Engineering
8 42 (6.89%) Project Management
9 38 (6.23%) OO
10 37 (6.07%) Data Analysis
10 37 (6.07%) Web Development
11 33 (5.41%) Waterfall
12 32 (5.25%) Performance Tuning
13 31 (5.08%) TDD
14 29 (4.75%) Test Scripting
15 27 (4.43%) Migration
16 26 (4.26%) High Availability
17 22 (3.61%) Data Modelling
18 21 (3.44%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 186 (30.49%) C#
2 117 (19.18%) JavaScript
3 110 (18.03%) T-SQL
4 81 (13.28%) Java
5 45 (7.38%) PL/SQL
6 41 (6.72%) C++
7 36 (5.90%) VB.NET
8 30 (4.92%) C
9 25 (4.10%) PHP
9 25 (4.10%) VB
10 20 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 19 (3.11%) Python
12 15 (2.46%) Groovy
13 11 (1.80%) VBA
14 10 (1.64%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.48%) Scala
16 8 (1.31%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.15%) Perl
17 7 (1.15%) R
18 6 (0.98%) RPG
Qualifications
1 80 (13.11%) Degree
2 27 (4.43%) ISEB
3 19 (3.11%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.95%) SC Cleared
5 17 (2.79%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.13%) ISTQB
7 13 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.31%) MCSE
10 7 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.82%) HND
12 4 (0.66%) MCITP
12 4 (0.66%) MCSA
13 3 (0.49%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.49%) MCP
13 3 (0.49%) PhD
13 3 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.33%) Sun Certification
15 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.05%) QA
2 35 (5.74%) SLA
3 11 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.31%) Oracle Clusterware
5 7 (1.15%) Firmware
6 6 (0.98%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.98%) vSphere
7 4 (0.66%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.49%) Snort
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.64%) Oracle RMAN
2 8 (1.31%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.31%) Oracle Flashback
2 8 (1.31%) Oracle Statspack
3 5 (0.82%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (0.33%) Nagios
4 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.16%) OpenView
5 1 (0.16%) OPNET
5 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.16%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 151 (24.75%) Microsoft
2 107 (17.54%) Oracle
3 22 (3.61%) VMware
4 18 (2.95%) Remedy
5 13 (2.13%) Sage
6 11 (1.80%) HP
6 11 (1.80%) SAP
7 9 (1.48%) Cisco
8 7 (1.15%) Citrix
8 7 (1.15%) Informatica
9 6 (0.98%) IBM
9 6 (0.98%) Tableau
10 5 (0.82%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.82%) Serena
10 5 (0.82%) ServiceNow
11 4 (0.66%) Avaya
11 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.66%) Sybase
11 4 (0.66%) Veeam
12 3 (0.49%) Dell
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