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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
UK / Wales
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 282 349 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.92% 27.99% 26.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 46.84% 56.02% 49.31%
Number of salaries quoted 243 304 328
Median salary £40,000 £34,789 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.97% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,850 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,300 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
602 623 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.33% 49.96% 54.40%
Number of salaries quoted 531 532 649
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 0 207 £37,000 +5.71% 17
West Wales -9 33 £40,000 +53.84% 3
North Wales 0 32 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Mid Wales -9 3 - - 3
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 243 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (35.46%) .NET
3 204 (35.11%) SQL Server
4 200 (34.42%) C#
5 183 (31.50%) JavaScript
6 181 (31.15%) HTML
7 179 (30.81%) Microsoft
8 155 (26.68%) CSS
8 155 (26.68%) Finance
9 133 (22.89%) MVC
10 129 (22.20%) ASP.NET
11 121 (20.83%) T-SQL
12 120 (20.65%) Java
13 107 (18.42%) jQuery
14 104 (17.90%) Scrum
15 102 (17.56%) Windows
16 91 (15.66%) Web Services
17 89 (15.32%) Oracle
18 88 (15.15%) MS Excel
19 86 (14.80%) XML
20 81 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
21 77 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
22 73 (12.56%) OO
23 71 (12.22%) SOAP
24 67 (11.53%) Degree
25 63 (10.84%) .NET Framework
26 60 (10.33%) ITIL
27 59 (10.15%) WCF
28 57 (9.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 55 (9.47%) Ajax

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 19 (3.27%) JBoss
2 16 (2.75%) Apache
3 14 (2.41%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.41%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.07%) IIS
5 9 (1.55%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.55%) SAS
6 8 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.20%) ColdFusion
7 7 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.86%) WordPress
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.34%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.34%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 88 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.30%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Assets
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Financials
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle General Ledger
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Payables
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (0.69%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.69%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.68%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.89%) SaaS
4 10 (1.72%) Office 365
5 4 (0.69%) GitHub
6 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.34%) IaaS
6 2 (0.34%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.27%) Internet
2 11 (1.89%) HTTP
3 10 (1.72%) LAN
3 10 (1.72%) WAN
4 8 (1.38%) Broadband
5 5 (0.86%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.52%) Firewall
6 3 (0.52%) FTP
7 2 (0.34%) DNS
7 2 (0.34%) NAS
7 2 (0.34%) VLAN
7 2 (0.34%) VoIP
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) SAN
8 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (35.11%) SQL Server
2 57 (9.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (9.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (8.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (7.06%) MongoDB
6 40 (6.88%) Relational Database
7 38 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
8 33 (5.68%) NoSQL
9 30 (5.16%) MySQL
10 29 (4.99%) Oracle Database
11 26 (4.48%) Neo4j
12 25 (4.30%) Oracle Reports
13 22 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
14 19 (3.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 18 (3.10%) QlikView
16 16 (2.75%) Hadoop
17 15 (2.58%) Big Data
17 15 (2.58%) RDBMS
17 15 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
18 14 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 77 (13.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (6.20%) Visual Studio
3 35 (6.02%) Git (software)
4 28 (4.82%) Maven
4 28 (4.82%) Subversion
5 22 (3.79%) Jenkins
5 22 (3.79%) Selenium
6 19 (3.27%) JUnit
7 15 (2.58%) Mercurial
7 15 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
8 13 (2.24%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.89%) TeamCity
10 10 (1.72%) JIRA
10 10 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
11 8 (1.38%) NUnit
12 6 (1.03%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.03%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.03%) Toad
13 5 (0.86%) Cucumber
13 5 (0.86%) Moq
General
1 155 (26.68%) Finance
2 46 (7.92%) Advertising
3 22 (3.79%) Manufacturing
4 21 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.89%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.03%) Banking
6 6 (1.03%) Marketing
7 5 (0.86%) Retail
8 4 (0.69%) Electronics
8 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.52%) Back Office
9 3 (0.52%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Games
10 2 (0.34%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 331 (56.97%) Developer
2 124 (21.34%) Analyst
3 116 (19.97%) Senior Developer
4 96 (16.52%) .NET Developer
5 76 (13.08%) Java Developer
6 65 (11.19%) C# Developer
7 52 (8.95%) Applications Support
7 52 (8.95%) Software Developer
8 50 (8.61%) Support Analyst
9 47 (8.09%) Applications Support Analyst
10 45 (7.75%) SQL Developer
11 42 (7.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 38 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
13 30 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (4.99%) Test Analyst
15 27 (4.65%) .NET Software Developer
15 27 (4.65%) Programmer
16 26 (4.48%) Senior Analyst
17 23 (3.96%) ASP.NET Developer
17 23 (3.96%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (35.46%) .NET
2 181 (31.15%) HTML
3 155 (26.68%) CSS
4 129 (22.20%) ASP.NET
5 107 (18.42%) jQuery
6 91 (15.66%) Web Services
7 86 (14.80%) XML
8 81 (13.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (12.22%) SOAP
10 63 (10.84%) .NET Framework
11 59 (10.15%) WCF
12 55 (9.47%) Ajax
13 54 (9.29%) Spring
14 52 (8.95%) REST
15 45 (7.75%) XSLT
16 42 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 41 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 37 (6.37%) Hibernate
19 32 (5.51%) RESTful
20 29 (4.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 53 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (4.99%) Management Information System
3 24 (4.13%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.79%) Informatics
5 22 (3.79%) iSeries
5 22 (3.79%) NHS
6 19 (3.27%) Computer Science
7 16 (2.75%) User Experience
8 14 (2.41%) Fintech
9 10 (1.72%) Social Media
10 8 (1.38%) Clustering
10 8 (1.38%) Reference Data
11 6 (1.03%) AS400
11 6 (1.03%) Data Integration
11 6 (1.03%) Digital TV
12 5 (0.86%) iPhone
12 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.69%) Statistics
13 4 (0.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 102 (17.56%) Windows
2 33 (5.68%) Linux
3 22 (3.79%) Windows Server
4 19 (3.27%) Unix
5 10 (1.72%) Android
6 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (22.89%) MVC
3 104 (17.90%) Scrum
4 73 (12.56%) OO
5 60 (10.33%) ITIL
6 53 (9.12%) SDLC
7 50 (8.61%) Mentoring
8 49 (8.43%) TDD
9 48 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (7.57%) Waterfall
11 41 (7.06%) ETL
12 36 (6.20%) Automated Testing
12 36 (6.20%) Software Engineering
13 34 (5.85%) Web Development
14 33 (5.68%) Systems Analysis
15 32 (5.51%) Data Modelling
16 31 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (4.99%) OOP
18 28 (4.82%) CRM
19 25 (4.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 200 (34.42%) C#
2 183 (31.50%) JavaScript
3 121 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 120 (20.65%) Java
5 40 (6.88%) VB.NET
6 36 (6.20%) PL/SQL
7 28 (4.82%) PHP
8 26 (4.48%) Python
9 23 (3.96%) C
10 19 (3.27%) C++
11 11 (1.89%) Groovy
11 11 (1.89%) Perl
12 10 (1.72%) Scala
13 9 (1.55%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.55%) Embedded C++
14 7 (1.20%) RPG
14 7 (1.20%) RPG IV
14 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.86%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 67 (11.53%) Degree
2 27 (4.65%) ISEB
3 19 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (2.93%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.69%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.34%) RHCE
9 2 (0.34%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.17%) HND
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.93%) QA
2 6 (1.03%) SLA
3 5 (0.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (3.44%) Active Directory
2 11 (1.89%) Hyper-V
3 8 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.20%) XenServer
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (0.69%) vSphere
6 2 (0.34%) Docker
6 2 (0.34%) HDFS
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (1.89%) Puppet
2 7 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.69%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.69%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.52%) Ansible
4 3 (0.52%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 179 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 89 (15.32%) Oracle
3 25 (4.30%) VMware
4 17 (2.93%) SAP
5 11 (1.89%) IBM
5 11 (1.89%) RedGate
5 11 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (1.72%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.20%) Dell
8 6 (1.03%) CA Agile Central
8 6 (1.03%) Sage
9 5 (0.86%) Cognos
9 5 (0.86%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.69%) Tableau
10 4 (0.69%) Veritas
10 4 (0.69%) Zend
11 3 (0.52%) IFS
11 3 (0.52%) Perforce
12 2 (0.34%) Google
12 2 (0.34%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £42500 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £40-55K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: £27000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Radyr, Cardiff
Prosys Computing
Posted: 8 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £34,000 - £42,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £24,000 - £40,000+ DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Brecon, Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £27,000 - £37,000 + Overtime
Posted: 2 days ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Posted: 18 days ago