The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 229 313 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.31% 24.78% 29.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.39% 42.41% 56.51%
Number of salaries quoted 195 284 281
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
567 738 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.32% 58.43% 52.86%
Number of salaries quoted 503 656 512
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
SQL
UK

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Wales

SQL
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 193 £34,000 +3.16% 8
West Wales -6 22 £25,000 -28.57% 1
North Wales 0 10 £38,750 +19.23% 2
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 155 (33.41%) .NET
2 151 (32.54%) SQL Server
3 127 (27.37%) HTML
4 124 (26.72%) C#
4 124 (26.72%) Microsoft
5 113 (24.35%) CSS
6 112 (24.14%) Java
7 106 (22.84%) JavaScript
8 94 (20.26%) XML
9 92 (19.83%) Oracle
9 92 (19.83%) Degree
10 89 (19.18%) Windows
11 83 (17.89%) ASP.NET
12 68 (14.66%) MVC
13 64 (13.79%) Web Services
13 64 (13.79%) Unit Testing
14 61 (13.15%) Telecoms
15 60 (12.93%) Banking
16 58 (12.50%) Finance
17 56 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
18 53 (11.42%) VB.NET
19 49 (10.56%) T-SQL
20 48 (10.34%) SharePoint
20 48 (10.34%) Ajax
21 47 (10.13%) Relational Database
22 46 (9.91%) Spring
22 46 (9.91%) jQuery
23 45 (9.70%) OO
23 45 (9.70%) MS Excel
23 45 (9.70%) Visual Studio

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 48 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 44 (9.48%) IIS
3 26 (5.60%) WebSphere
4 25 (5.39%) MS Exchange
5 23 (4.96%) Tomcat
6 22 (4.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 19 (4.09%) CMS
8 18 (3.88%) SAS
9 13 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (2.37%) Documentum
11 10 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (1.94%) WebLogic
13 7 (1.51%) Apache
14 6 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
15 5 (1.08%) OpenROAD
16 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
16 4 (0.86%) Mule
17 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.65%) Node.js
17 3 (0.65%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 45 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.94%) MS Office
3 5 (1.08%) MS Project
4 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (5.17%) INSURE/90
2 7 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.22%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.16%) GitHub
3 6 (1.29%) SaaS
4 3 (0.65%) PaaS
4 3 (0.65%) IaaS
5 2 (0.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.19%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.96%) SAN
3 17 (3.66%) NAS
4 14 (3.02%) DNS
5 13 (2.80%) Internet
5 13 (2.80%) Firewall
6 10 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (2.16%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (1.29%) DHCP
8 5 (1.08%) VPN
9 4 (0.86%) LAN
9 4 (0.86%) WAN
9 4 (0.86%) Intranet
10 3 (0.65%) DVB
10 3 (0.65%) VoIP
10 3 (0.65%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.65%) HTTP
10 3 (0.65%) SSL
11 2 (0.43%) CTI
11 2 (0.43%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (32.54%) SQL Server
2 47 (10.13%) Relational Database
3 42 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 33 (7.11%) Oracle Database
5 25 (5.39%) RDBMS
6 24 (5.17%) DB2
7 22 (4.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (3.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 12 (2.59%) MySQL
10 10 (2.16%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.08%) Ingres
14 3 (0.65%) OLAP
14 3 (0.65%) MS Access
14 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (9.70%) Visual Studio
2 25 (5.39%) JUnit
2 25 (5.39%) Eclipse
3 22 (4.74%) Ant
4 21 (4.53%) Subversion
5 17 (3.66%) Selenium
5 17 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
6 16 (3.45%) Maven
7 15 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (3.23%) Rational Application Developer
8 12 (2.59%) Jenkins
8 12 (2.59%) Apache Ivy
8 12 (2.59%) Hudson
9 11 (2.37%) Mercurial
10 9 (1.94%) JIRA
11 8 (1.72%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.29%) Git (software)
12 6 (1.29%) ClearQuest
13 4 (0.86%) Xcode
13 4 (0.86%) NUnit
General
1 61 (13.15%) Telecoms
2 60 (12.93%) Banking
3 58 (12.50%) Finance
4 17 (3.66%) Marketing
5 13 (2.80%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.37%) Back Office
7 8 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.72%) Legal
8 7 (1.51%) Advertising
9 5 (1.08%) Electronics
9 5 (1.08%) Local Government
10 4 (0.86%) Military
11 3 (0.65%) Retail
12 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 207 (44.61%) Developer
2 143 (30.82%) Analyst
3 73 (15.73%) .NET Developer
4 44 (9.48%) Senior Analyst
5 42 (9.05%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.62%) Software Developer
7 38 (8.19%) C# Developer
8 34 (7.33%) Java Developer
9 33 (7.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 29 (6.25%) Programmer
11 28 (6.03%) Analyst Programmer
12 24 (5.17%) Test Analyst
13 22 (4.74%) Support Analyst
13 22 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 21 (4.53%) PHP Developer
15 20 (4.31%) Senior Analyst Programmer
15 20 (4.31%) Business Analyst
15 20 (4.31%) Senior Programmer
16 19 (4.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (33.41%) .NET
2 127 (27.37%) HTML
3 113 (24.35%) CSS
4 94 (20.26%) XML
5 83 (17.89%) ASP.NET
6 64 (13.79%) Web Services
7 48 (10.34%) Ajax
8 46 (9.91%) Spring
8 46 (9.91%) jQuery
9 44 (9.48%) .NET Framework
10 42 (9.05%) WCF
11 39 (8.41%) Hibernate
11 39 (8.41%) J2EE
12 33 (7.11%) SOAP
13 32 (6.90%) JSP
14 28 (6.03%) WinForms
14 28 (6.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 20 (4.31%) HTML5
15 20 (4.31%) XSLT
16 18 (3.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.03%) Clustering
2 13 (2.80%) N-Tier
3 12 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.37%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.16%) Social Network
6 9 (1.94%) GIS
6 9 (1.94%) Blackberry
7 8 (1.72%) DTV
7 8 (1.72%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.72%) Social Media
7 8 (1.72%) Kindle
8 7 (1.51%) Life Science
8 7 (1.51%) Open Source
9 6 (1.29%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.08%) iSeries
10 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.08%) Statistics
11 4 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.86%) iPad
11 4 (0.86%) Arduino
Operating Systems
1 89 (19.18%) Windows
2 39 (8.41%) Linux
3 25 (5.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (5.17%) UNIX
4 24 (5.17%) Android
5 17 (3.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.80%) Apple iOS
7 10 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.29%) AIX
10 4 (0.86%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.65%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.65%) Solaris
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.43%) CentOS
13 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (14.66%) MVC
2 64 (13.79%) Unit Testing
3 56 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (9.70%) OO
5 40 (8.62%) Scrum
6 35 (7.54%) Business Intelligence
7 29 (6.25%) UML
8 28 (6.03%) ITIL
9 25 (5.39%) Software Engineering
10 24 (5.17%) Content Management
10 24 (5.17%) OOP
11 23 (4.96%) Migration
11 23 (4.96%) TDD
12 22 (4.74%) Web Development
12 22 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (4.74%) RAD
12 22 (4.74%) ETL
13 19 (4.09%) CRM
13 19 (4.09%) SEO
14 18 (3.88%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 124 (26.72%) C#
2 112 (24.14%) Java
3 106 (22.84%) JavaScript
4 53 (11.42%) VB.NET
5 49 (10.56%) T-SQL
6 40 (8.62%) VB
6 40 (8.62%) RPG
7 39 (8.41%) RPG IV
8 36 (7.76%) PHP
9 24 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 22 (4.74%) Perl
11 21 (4.53%) C++
12 15 (3.23%) RPG/400
13 13 (2.80%) VB6
14 11 (2.37%) VBA
15 10 (2.16%) Groovy
16 9 (1.94%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.72%) Korn
17 8 (1.72%) C
17 8 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 92 (19.83%) Degree
2 16 (3.45%) ISEB
3 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.16%) SAP Certification
5 9 (1.94%) MCSE
5 9 (1.94%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.29%) MCP
7 5 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.65%) MCITP
8 3 (0.65%) CCNA
8 3 (0.65%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.43%) HND
9 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.22%) MCSM
10 1 (0.22%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.31%) QA
2 18 (3.88%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.23%) SLA
4 10 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.22%) GxP
System Software
1 29 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.02%) VMware ESX
4 5 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (1.08%) UAG
5 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.43%) Xen
6 2 (0.43%) XenApp
6 2 (0.43%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.43%) MetaFrame
6 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.22%) vSphere
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 12 (2.59%) NetBackup
2 9 (1.94%) SCCM
3 6 (1.29%) WSUS
3 6 (1.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (1.08%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.65%) Nagios
7 2 (0.43%) WMI
7 2 (0.43%) Puppet
7 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 124 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 92 (19.83%) Oracle
3 37 (7.97%) VMware
4 32 (6.90%) Cisco
5 23 (4.96%) IBM
5 23 (4.96%) HP
6 17 (3.66%) Citrix
7 14 (3.02%) SAP
7 14 (3.02%) Red Hat
8 12 (2.59%) Remedy
9 11 (2.37%) Google
9 11 (2.37%) Facebook
9 11 (2.37%) Twitter
10 9 (1.94%) Business Objects
10 9 (1.94%) JBoss
11 7 (1.51%) McAfee
11 7 (1.51%) Sophos
12 6 (1.29%) Sybase
12 6 (1.29%) Symantec
13 5 (1.08%) Websense
Llandudno, Gwynedd
CGG Veritas
Salary: competitive salary based on experience
Posted: 1 hour ago
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Streamline Connections
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 25,000 + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
CCity IT
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago