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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 350 332 332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.22% 26.90% 26.08%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.95% 53.63% 50.23%
Number of salaries quoted 313 278 294
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,000 £42,500
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
715 619 661
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.60% 50.16% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 644 524 574
Median salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 0 268 £35,000 +0.60% 9
West Wales -1 38 £40,000 +17.64% 1
North Wales 0 34 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Mid Wales - 5 - -
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 259 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (34.89%) .NET
3 207 (33.44%) C#
4 201 (32.47%) SQL Server
5 190 (30.69%) Microsoft
6 189 (30.53%) JavaScript
7 183 (29.56%) HTML
8 161 (26.01%) CSS
9 156 (25.20%) Finance
10 132 (21.32%) MVC
11 131 (21.16%) Java
12 128 (20.68%) T-SQL
13 126 (20.36%) ASP.NET
14 111 (17.93%) Scrum
15 102 (16.48%) jQuery
16 97 (15.67%) Web Services
17 93 (15.02%) Oracle
18 88 (14.22%) Windows
19 81 (13.09%) MS Excel
19 81 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
20 76 (12.28%) XML
20 76 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
21 73 (11.79%) SOAP
22 72 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
23 70 (11.31%) OO
23 70 (11.31%) Degree
24 69 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 69 (11.15%) ITIL
25 67 (10.82%) .NET Framework
26 59 (9.53%) SQL Server Reporting 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 23 (3.72%) SharePoint
2 22 (3.55%) Apache
2 22 (3.55%) JBoss
3 19 (3.07%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.58%) IIS
5 13 (2.10%) SAS
6 9 (1.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 8 (1.29%) MS Exchange
7 8 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.13%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.81%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.81%) Oracle 10gAS
9 5 (0.81%) WordPress
10 4 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.65%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.48%) Mule
11 3 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 81 (13.09%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.88%) MS Office
3 5 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.81%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.48%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (4.20%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.94%) SaaS
4 6 (0.97%) Office 365
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.32%) GitHub
5 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.07%) Internet
2 10 (1.62%) HTTP
3 6 (0.97%) Intranet
3 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) Firewall
4 5 (0.81%) LAN
4 5 (0.81%) WAN
5 4 (0.65%) Broadband
5 4 (0.65%) FTP
6 3 (0.48%) DNS
6 3 (0.48%) Network Security
6 3 (0.48%) VLAN
7 2 (0.32%) NAS
7 2 (0.32%) VoIP
8 1 (0.16%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (32.47%) SQL Server
2 69 (11.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 59 (9.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (8.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 45 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
6 44 (7.11%) MongoDB
7 43 (6.95%) Relational Database
8 34 (5.49%) Oracle Database
9 33 (5.33%) NoSQL
10 27 (4.36%) QlikView
11 26 (4.20%) Neo4j
12 24 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (3.72%) MySQL
13 23 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
14 20 (3.23%) Hadoop
14 20 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (2.91%) RDBMS
16 15 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
17 14 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (2.26%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 81 (13.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (7.27%) Visual Studio
3 35 (5.65%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.36%) Maven
4 27 (4.36%) Selenium
5 25 (4.04%) Subversion
6 24 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.39%) JUnit
8 15 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
8 15 (2.42%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.10%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.94%) JIRA
11 10 (1.62%) Mercurial
11 10 (1.62%) Rational DOORS
12 7 (1.13%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.97%) NUnit
13 6 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.97%) TestNG
13 6 (0.97%) Toad
13 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 156 (25.20%) Finance
2 53 (8.56%) Advertising
3 20 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.10%) Multimedia
6 6 (0.97%) Banking
6 6 (0.97%) Retail
7 5 (0.81%) Marketing
8 4 (0.65%) Electronics
9 3 (0.48%) Back Office
10 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 2 (0.32%) Welsh Language
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 349 (56.38%) Developer
2 139 (22.46%) Analyst
3 113 (18.26%) Senior Developer
4 107 (17.29%) .NET Developer
5 74 (11.95%) Java Developer
6 71 (11.47%) C# Developer
7 62 (10.02%) Applications Support
8 58 (9.37%) Support Analyst
9 56 (9.05%) SQL Developer
10 55 (8.89%) Applications Support Analyst
11 52 (8.40%) Software Developer
12 48 (7.75%) C# .NET Developer
13 37 (5.98%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (5.33%) Test Analyst
15 31 (5.01%) Senior Analyst
16 28 (4.52%) ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (4.52%) Senior .NET Developer
17 27 (4.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 26 (4.20%) .NET Software Developer
18 26 (4.20%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (34.89%) .NET
2 183 (29.56%) HTML
3 161 (26.01%) CSS
4 126 (20.36%) ASP.NET
5 102 (16.48%) jQuery
6 97 (15.67%) Web Services
7 76 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (12.28%) XML
8 73 (11.79%) SOAP
9 67 (10.82%) .NET Framework
10 57 (9.21%) Ajax
11 55 (8.89%) WCF
12 50 (8.08%) Spring
13 48 (7.75%) REST
14 40 (6.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 40 (6.46%) XSLT
15 35 (5.65%) RESTful
16 34 (5.49%) Hibernate
17 33 (5.33%) ASP.NET Web API
18 32 (5.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 56 (9.05%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (5.65%) Management Information System
3 23 (3.72%) iSeries
4 21 (3.39%) Informatics
4 21 (3.39%) NHS
5 20 (3.23%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.75%) User Experience
8 11 (1.78%) Fintech
9 10 (1.62%) Social Media
10 9 (1.45%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.45%) Reference Data
11 8 (1.29%) AS400
11 8 (1.29%) Clustering
12 6 (0.97%) Data Structures
12 6 (0.97%) Digital TV
13 5 (0.81%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.81%) iPhone
13 5 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 88 (14.22%) Windows
2 35 (5.65%) Linux
3 22 (3.55%) Unix
4 16 (2.58%) Windows Server
5 10 (1.62%) Android
6 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (21.32%) MVC
3 111 (17.93%) Scrum
4 72 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
5 70 (11.31%) OO
6 69 (11.15%) ITIL
7 52 (8.40%) SDLC
7 52 (8.40%) TDD
8 50 (8.08%) Waterfall
9 44 (7.11%) ETL
9 44 (7.11%) Mentoring
10 41 (6.62%) Data Modelling
11 39 (6.30%) CRM
12 36 (5.82%) Systems Analysis
13 34 (5.49%) Software Engineering
14 33 (5.33%) Validation
15 31 (5.01%) Automated Testing
15 31 (5.01%) Project Management
16 28 (4.52%) OOP
16 28 (4.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 207 (33.44%) C#
2 189 (30.53%) JavaScript
3 131 (21.16%) Java
4 128 (20.68%) T-SQL
5 38 (6.14%) VB.NET
6 33 (5.33%) PL/SQL
7 28 (4.52%) PHP
8 26 (4.20%) C++
9 24 (3.88%) Python
10 22 (3.55%) C
11 14 (2.26%) Groovy
12 12 (1.94%) Perl
12 12 (1.94%) Scala
13 9 (1.45%) Embedded C
13 9 (1.45%) Embedded C++
13 9 (1.45%) RPG
13 9 (1.45%) RPG IV
13 9 (1.45%) VB
14 7 (1.13%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 70 (11.31%) Degree
2 31 (5.01%) ISEB
3 22 (3.55%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (2.75%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.13%) SC Cleared
6 6 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (0.65%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.32%) HND
9 2 (0.32%) PhD
9 2 (0.32%) RHCE
9 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.16%) MCP
10 1 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.39%) QA
2 8 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.07%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.65%) vSphere
5 3 (0.48%) Firmware
5 3 (0.48%) XenServer
6 2 (0.32%) Docker
6 2 (0.32%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (1.78%) Puppet
2 5 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (0.65%) Data Guard
3 4 (0.65%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (0.48%) Ansible
4 3 (0.48%) Rundeck
5 1 (0.16%) SCCM
5 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 190 (30.69%) Microsoft
2 93 (15.02%) Oracle
3 20 (3.23%) SAP
4 19 (3.07%) VMware
5 13 (2.10%) RedGate
6 11 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.45%) IBM
8 7 (1.13%) Xamarin
9 6 (0.97%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (0.97%) Sage
10 5 (0.81%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.81%) Serena
11 4 (0.65%) Cognos
11 4 (0.65%) Veritas
12 3 (0.48%) Blue Prism
12 3 (0.48%) Dell
12 3 (0.48%) Informatica
12 3 (0.48%) Perforce
12 3 (0.48%) Teradata
12 3 (0.48%) Zend
Wales
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Abergele, Clwyd
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Flexible Working + more
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Whitehall Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
Glyndwr University
Salary: From £28,452 to £32,958 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Posted: 23 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £34000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago