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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 225 317 327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.32% 25.48% 29.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.18% 43.19% 55.99%
Number of salaries quoted 191 285 271
Average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,783 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
560 734 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 45.60% 59.00% 52.71%
Number of salaries quoted 496 651 502
Average salary £34,000 £32,958 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.16% +4.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 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 18 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 -2 189 £34,000 +3.16% 37
West Wales -7 22 £25,000 -28.57% 7
North Wales +2 10 £38,750 +19.23% 5
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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.

1 156 (32.84%) .NET
2 154 (32.42%) SQL Server
3 130 (27.37%) HTML
4 126 (26.53%) Microsoft
5 124 (26.11%) C#
6 116 (24.42%) Java
6 116 (24.42%) CSS
7 105 (22.11%) JavaScript
8 98 (20.63%) Degree
9 96 (20.21%) XML
10 95 (20.00%) Oracle
11 90 (18.95%) Windows
12 85 (17.89%) ASP.NET
13 70 (14.74%) Unit Testing
14 69 (14.53%) MVC
15 68 (14.32%) Web Services
16 67 (14.11%) Telecoms
16 67 (14.11%) Banking
17 58 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
17 58 (12.21%) Finance
18 55 (11.58%) VB.NET
19 50 (10.53%) T-SQL
19 50 (10.53%) Spring
19 50 (10.53%) Relational Database
20 49 (10.32%) Ajax
21 48 (10.11%) SharePoint
22 47 (9.89%) jQuery
23 46 (9.68%) MS Excel
23 46 (9.68%) Visual Studio
24 45 (9.47%) OO

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (10.11%) SharePoint
2 43 (9.05%) IIS
3 29 (6.11%) WebSphere
4 26 (5.47%) Tomcat
5 25 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 25 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 19 (4.00%) CMS
7 17 (3.58%) SAS
8 13 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (2.32%) Documentum
9 11 (2.32%) WebLogic
10 10 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (1.89%) Apache
12 6 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (1.05%) OpenROAD
14 4 (0.84%) Mule
14 4 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.63%) Commerce Server
15 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.63%) Node.js
Applications
1 46 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.68%) MS Office
3 3 (0.63%) MS Project
3 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (5.05%) INSURE/90
2 7 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.21%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.11%) GitHub
3 6 (1.26%) SaaS
4 3 (0.63%) IaaS
4 3 (0.63%) PaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 23 (4.84%) SAN
3 17 (3.58%) NAS
4 14 (2.95%) DNS
5 13 (2.74%) Firewall
5 13 (2.74%) Internet
6 10 (2.11%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (2.11%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (1.26%) DHCP
8 5 (1.05%) VPN
9 4 (0.84%) LAN
9 4 (0.84%) VoIP
9 4 (0.84%) WAN
9 4 (0.84%) Intranet
10 3 (0.63%) DVB
10 3 (0.63%) SSL
10 3 (0.63%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.63%) HTTP
11 2 (0.42%) SNMP
11 2 (0.42%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (32.42%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 42 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 33 (6.95%) Oracle Database
4 33 (6.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (5.89%) RDBMS
6 24 (5.05%) DB2
7 22 (4.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 17 (3.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 13 (2.74%) MySQL
10 11 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
10 11 (2.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (1.05%) Ingres
14 3 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.63%) MS Access
14 3 (0.63%) OLAP
14 3 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 46 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 28 (5.89%) Eclipse
3 25 (5.26%) JUnit
4 23 (4.84%) Ant
5 21 (4.42%) Subversion
6 18 (3.79%) Rational Application Developer
7 17 (3.58%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (3.58%) Maven
8 16 (3.37%) Selenium
9 15 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (2.74%) Apache Ivy
11 12 (2.53%) Hudson
12 11 (2.32%) Mercurial
12 11 (2.32%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.89%) JIRA
14 7 (1.47%) SoapUI
15 6 (1.26%) Git (software)
16 5 (1.05%) ClearQuest
17 4 (0.84%) NUnit
17 4 (0.84%) Xcode
General
1 67 (14.11%) Telecoms
1 67 (14.11%) Banking
2 58 (12.21%) Finance
3 16 (3.37%) Marketing
4 13 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.32%) Back Office
6 8 (1.68%) Legal
6 8 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.47%) Advertising
8 5 (1.05%) Electronics
8 5 (1.05%) Local Government
9 4 (0.84%) Military
10 3 (0.63%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.63%) Retail
11 2 (0.42%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 210 (44.21%) Developer
2 148 (31.16%) Analyst
3 74 (15.58%) .NET Developer
4 47 (9.89%) Senior Analyst
5 41 (8.63%) Senior Developer
6 40 (8.42%) Software Developer
7 39 (8.21%) C# Developer
8 35 (7.37%) Java Developer
9 34 (7.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (6.53%) Programmer
11 30 (6.32%) Analyst Programmer
12 24 (5.05%) Support Analyst
13 23 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
14 22 (4.63%) Senior Analyst Programmer
14 22 (4.63%) Senior Programmer
14 22 (4.63%) Test Analyst
15 21 (4.42%) PHP Developer
16 20 (4.21%) Business Analyst
16 20 (4.21%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (32.84%) .NET
2 130 (27.37%) HTML
3 116 (24.42%) CSS
4 96 (20.21%) XML
5 85 (17.89%) ASP.NET
6 68 (14.32%) Web Services
7 50 (10.53%) Spring
8 49 (10.32%) Ajax
9 47 (9.89%) jQuery
10 45 (9.47%) .NET Framework
11 43 (9.05%) Hibernate
12 42 (8.84%) J2EE
12 42 (8.84%) WCF
13 36 (7.58%) JSP
14 35 (7.37%) SOAP
15 30 (6.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 28 (5.89%) WinForms
17 20 (4.21%) XSLT
17 20 (4.21%) HTML5
18 17 (3.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.89%) Clustering
2 13 (2.74%) N-Tier
3 12 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.11%) Social Network
4 10 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 9 (1.89%) GIS
6 8 (1.68%) Kindle
6 8 (1.68%) Social Media
6 8 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.68%) DTV
7 7 (1.47%) Life Science
7 7 (1.47%) Open Source
8 6 (1.26%) Computer Science
9 5 (1.05%) Statistics
9 5 (1.05%) iSeries
10 4 (0.84%) iPad
10 4 (0.84%) Arduino
10 4 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 90 (18.95%) Windows
2 41 (8.63%) Linux
3 27 (5.68%) UNIX
4 25 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (5.05%) Android
6 17 (3.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (2.74%) Apple iOS
8 10 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.26%) AIX
11 5 (1.05%) Solaris
12 4 (0.84%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.42%) CentOS
14 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (14.74%) Unit Testing
2 69 (14.53%) MVC
3 58 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (9.47%) OO
5 39 (8.21%) Scrum
6 35 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
7 30 (6.32%) UML
8 28 (5.89%) ITIL
9 26 (5.47%) Migration
10 25 (5.26%) RAD
10 25 (5.26%) ETL
10 25 (5.26%) Software Engineering
11 24 (5.05%) Content Management
11 24 (5.05%) OOP
12 22 (4.63%) TDD
12 22 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (4.42%) Data Migration
13 21 (4.42%) Web Development
14 20 (4.21%) Data Analysis
15 19 (4.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 124 (26.11%) C#
2 116 (24.42%) Java
3 105 (22.11%) JavaScript
4 55 (11.58%) VB.NET
5 50 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 43 (9.05%) RPG
7 42 (8.84%) RPG IV
8 41 (8.63%) VB
9 36 (7.58%) PHP
10 26 (5.47%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.63%) Perl
12 21 (4.42%) C++
13 18 (3.79%) RPG/400
14 14 (2.95%) VB6
15 11 (2.32%) VBA
16 9 (1.89%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.89%) Groovy
17 8 (1.68%) Korn
17 8 (1.68%) C
17 8 (1.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 98 (20.63%) Degree
2 15 (3.16%) ISEB
2 15 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.11%) SAP Certification
4 9 (1.89%) MCSE
5 8 (1.68%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.26%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.26%) MCP
7 5 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.63%) CCNA
8 3 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.63%) MCITP
8 3 (0.63%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.42%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.42%) HND
10 1 (0.21%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.21%) MCSA
10 1 (0.21%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.21%) QA
2 18 (3.79%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.16%) SLA
4 10 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.21%) GxP
System Software
1 29 (6.11%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.95%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.26%) Forefront TMG
4 6 (1.26%) UAG
5 5 (1.05%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.63%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.63%) MetaFrame
6 3 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.42%) XenApp
7 2 (0.42%) Xen
8 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (2.53%) NetBackup
2 10 (2.11%) SCCM
3 7 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (1.47%) WSUS
3 7 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.26%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.63%) Nagios
7 2 (0.42%) Puppet
7 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.42%) WMI
7 2 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 126 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 95 (20.00%) Oracle
3 37 (7.79%) VMware
4 33 (6.95%) Cisco
5 26 (5.47%) IBM
6 23 (4.84%) HP
7 18 (3.79%) Citrix
8 14 (2.95%) Red Hat
8 14 (2.95%) SAP
9 13 (2.74%) Remedy
10 11 (2.32%) JBoss
10 11 (2.32%) Google
10 11 (2.32%) Facebook
10 11 (2.32%) Twitter
11 9 (1.89%) Business Objects
12 8 (1.68%) Sophos
12 8 (1.68%) McAfee
13 7 (1.47%) Symantec
13 7 (1.47%) Sybase
14 6 (1.26%) Websense
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Acorn
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £40000 per annum - bonus, flexitime etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
Intapeople
Salary: £22000 to £29000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Pension + Healthcare + Bonuses
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago