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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
UK / Wales
Rank 6 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 244 370 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.85% 27.15% 24.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 41.36% 54.01% 44.10%
Number of salaries quoted 196 319 289
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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
590 685 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 55.24% 50.26% 54.43%
Number of salaries quoted 509 588 631
Median salary £36,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -1 191 £36,500 +4.28% 20
West Wales -10 22 £40,000 +53.84% 4
North Wales 0 18 £25,000 -9.09% 6
Mid Wales -8 4 - -
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 228 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (37.31%) SQL Server
3 212 (35.63%) C#
4 211 (35.46%) .NET
5 191 (32.10%) HTML
6 188 (31.60%) JavaScript
7 181 (30.42%) Finance
8 180 (30.25%) Microsoft
9 151 (25.38%) CSS
10 140 (23.53%) ASP.NET
11 136 (22.86%) MVC
12 122 (20.50%) T-SQL
13 112 (18.82%) Windows
14 107 (17.98%) jQuery
15 105 (17.65%) Java
16 100 (16.81%) Oracle
17 98 (16.47%) XML
17 98 (16.47%) Scrum
18 92 (15.46%) Web Services
19 89 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
20 88 (14.79%) MS Excel
21 76 (12.77%) Degree
22 72 (12.10%) OO
23 69 (11.60%) SOAP
24 68 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
25 60 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
26 59 (9.92%) ITIL
26 59 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 58 (9.75%) .NET Framework
28 57 (9.58%) 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 16 (2.69%) Apache
2 13 (2.18%) JBoss
3 11 (1.85%) IIS
3 11 (1.85%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 10 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.51%) SAS
6 8 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (1.34%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (1.01%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.84%) WordPress
10 4 (0.67%) CMS
11 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.50%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 88 (14.79%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.71%) MS Office
3 5 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.85%) Sage 200
2 10 (1.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 10 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle Applications
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle Assets
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle General Ledger
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 9 (1.51%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.01%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.67%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.50%) SAP ERP
6 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.17%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (5.55%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.68%) Office 365
3 10 (1.68%) SaaS
4 4 (0.67%) GitHub
5 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.34%) IaaS
5 2 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.69%) Internet
2 10 (1.68%) LAN
2 10 (1.68%) WAN
3 8 (1.34%) HTTP
4 7 (1.18%) Broadband
5 5 (0.84%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.50%) Firewall
6 3 (0.50%) FTP
6 3 (0.50%) NAS
6 3 (0.50%) SAN
6 3 (0.50%) VLAN
7 2 (0.34%) Intranet
7 2 (0.34%) VPN
8 1 (0.17%) DHCP
8 1 (0.17%) DNS
8 1 (0.17%) Network Security
8 1 (0.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 53 (8.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (7.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 38 (6.39%) Relational Database
6 37 (6.22%) MongoDB
6 37 (6.22%) Oracle Reports
7 35 (5.88%) MySQL
8 31 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (5.21%) NoSQL
8 31 (5.21%) Oracle Database
9 28 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (4.37%) Neo4j
11 24 (4.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (3.03%) QlikView
13 16 (2.69%) Hadoop
14 15 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (2.35%) Big Data
15 14 (2.35%) RDBMS
15 14 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 68 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (6.55%) Visual Studio
3 36 (6.05%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.54%) Maven
5 26 (4.37%) Subversion
6 21 (3.53%) Jenkins
7 20 (3.36%) Oracle Forms
8 16 (2.69%) Mercurial
9 15 (2.52%) Selenium
10 10 (1.68%) NUnit
10 10 (1.68%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (1.68%) TeamCity
11 8 (1.34%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.34%) JUnit
11 8 (1.34%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.01%) Moq
12 6 (1.01%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
13 5 (0.84%) JIRA
13 5 (0.84%) Toad
General
1 181 (30.42%) Finance
2 55 (9.24%) Advertising
3 32 (5.38%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.51%) Multimedia
6 6 (1.01%) Banking
7 5 (0.84%) Marketing
8 4 (0.67%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.67%) Retail
9 3 (0.50%) Electronics
9 3 (0.50%) Games
9 3 (0.50%) Legal
10 2 (0.34%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 329 (55.29%) Developer
2 129 (21.68%) Analyst
3 109 (18.32%) Senior Developer
4 97 (16.30%) .NET Developer
5 72 (12.10%) C# Developer
6 64 (10.76%) Java Developer
7 54 (9.08%) Software Developer
8 49 (8.24%) Support Analyst
9 48 (8.07%) Applications Support
10 43 (7.23%) Applications Support Analyst
11 42 (7.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 40 (6.72%) SQL Developer
13 34 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
13 34 (5.71%) Test Analyst
14 29 (4.87%) Consultant
15 27 (4.54%) ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (4.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (4.54%) Senior .NET Developer
16 26 (4.37%) Programmer
16 26 (4.37%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (35.46%) .NET
2 191 (32.10%) HTML
3 151 (25.38%) CSS
4 140 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 107 (17.98%) jQuery
6 98 (16.47%) XML
7 92 (15.46%) Web Services
8 89 (14.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (11.60%) SOAP
10 58 (9.75%) .NET Framework
11 57 (9.58%) Ajax
12 54 (9.08%) WCF
13 50 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 48 (8.07%) Spring
15 47 (7.90%) REST
16 43 (7.23%) XSLT
17 35 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 35 (5.88%) Hibernate
18 33 (5.55%) HTML5
19 30 (5.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.55%) Management Information System
3 27 (4.54%) Mobile App
4 26 (4.37%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.53%) iSeries
6 19 (3.19%) NHS
7 14 (2.35%) User Experience
8 11 (1.85%) Fintech
9 9 (1.51%) Social Media
10 8 (1.34%) Clustering
11 6 (1.01%) AS400
11 6 (1.01%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.84%) Digital TV
12 5 (0.84%) iPhone
13 4 (0.67%) Data Centre
14 3 (0.50%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.50%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 112 (18.82%) Windows
2 34 (5.71%) Linux
3 20 (3.36%) Windows Server
4 17 (2.86%) Unix
5 14 (2.35%) Android
6 9 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 7 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (38.32%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (22.86%) MVC
3 98 (16.47%) Scrum
4 72 (12.10%) OO
5 59 (9.92%) ITIL
6 52 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
6 52 (8.74%) SDLC
7 51 (8.57%) ETL
8 49 (8.24%) Waterfall
9 48 (8.07%) Mentoring
10 47 (7.90%) Web Development
11 43 (7.23%) TDD
12 36 (6.05%) Software Engineering
13 35 (5.88%) Automated Testing
14 31 (5.21%) CRM
14 31 (5.21%) OOP
15 30 (5.04%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (4.71%) Project Management
16 28 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
17 27 (4.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 212 (35.63%) C#
2 188 (31.60%) JavaScript
3 122 (20.50%) T-SQL
4 105 (17.65%) Java
5 41 (6.89%) PL/SQL
6 37 (6.22%) VB.NET
7 33 (5.55%) PHP
8 27 (4.54%) Python
9 22 (3.70%) C
10 19 (3.19%) C++
11 12 (2.02%) Perl
12 9 (1.51%) Embedded C
12 9 (1.51%) Embedded C++
13 8 (1.34%) Groovy
14 7 (1.18%) RPG
14 7 (1.18%) RPG IV
14 7 (1.18%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.84%) VB
16 4 (0.67%) ABAP
16 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 76 (12.77%) Degree
2 25 (4.20%) ISEB
3 19 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (2.18%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.01%) Postgraduate
7 5 (0.84%) HND
7 5 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.34%) RHCE
9 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.17%) MCITP
10 1 (0.17%) MCP
10 1 (0.17%) MCSE
10 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.85%) QA
2 7 (1.18%) SLA
3 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.69%) Hyper-V
3 9 (1.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.18%) XenServer
5 4 (0.67%) vSphere
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.34%) Docker
7 2 (0.34%) HDFS
8 1 (0.17%) Firmware
8 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (1.85%) Puppet
2 7 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (0.50%) Ansible
3 3 (0.50%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.50%) NetBackup
3 3 (0.50%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.50%) Rundeck
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 180 (30.25%) Microsoft
2 100 (16.81%) Oracle
3 30 (5.04%) VMware
4 16 (2.69%) SAP
5 13 (2.18%) Sage
6 12 (2.02%) IBM
6 12 (2.02%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.51%) RedGate
9 7 (1.18%) Dell
10 5 (0.84%) CA Agile Central
10 5 (0.84%) Cognos
10 5 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 5 (0.84%) Tableau
11 4 (0.67%) Zend
12 3 (0.50%) Cisco
12 3 (0.50%) IFS
12 3 (0.50%) Perforce
12 3 (0.50%) Veeam
12 3 (0.50%) Veritas
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wales
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Option for working from home
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £39,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Additional package
Posted: 5 hours ago
St. Asaph, Clwyd
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
JTL
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + bonus scheme and more
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Deeside
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 15 days ago
Cas-gwent
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago