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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 295 262 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.64% 19.11% 18.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.81% 41.19% 39.97%
Number of salaries quoted 259 210 212
Median salary £36,500 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £40,783
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
644 636 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.42% 46.39% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 571 549 540
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +2 246 £36,444 -0.15% 25
North Wales +2 21 £32,500 -7.14%
West Wales -2 18 £33,750 -6.25% 3
Mid Wales - 3 - -
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 242 (36.50%) SQL Server
2 218 (32.88%) C#
3 214 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
4 194 (29.26%) .NET
5 154 (23.23%) Finance
6 150 (22.62%) Microsoft
7 139 (20.97%) Oracle
8 133 (20.06%) ASP.NET
9 132 (19.91%) HTML
10 123 (18.55%) JavaScript
11 118 (17.80%) MVC
12 117 (17.65%) CSS
13 99 (14.93%) T-SQL
14 95 (14.33%) Windows
15 93 (14.03%) Degree
16 89 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
17 86 (12.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 84 (12.67%) MS Excel
19 75 (11.31%) Java
20 73 (11.01%) SDLC
21 69 (10.41%) Scrum
21 69 (10.41%) Web Services
22 68 (10.26%) XML
23 67 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 67 (10.11%) jQuery
23 67 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
24 65 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
24 65 (9.80%) ETL
25 63 (9.50%) Unix
26 60 (9.05%) Advertising

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 39 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 30 (4.52%) IIS
3 26 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 17 (2.56%) Node.js
5 14 (2.11%) JBoss
6 11 (1.66%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.51%) SAS
8 8 (1.21%) Apache
9 5 (0.75%) CMS
9 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (0.75%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.60%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.60%) WildFly
11 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.30%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 84 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.03%) MS Office
3 5 (0.75%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) MS Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.68%) Office 365
2 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.96%) SaaS
4 7 (1.06%) PaaS
5 5 (0.75%) IaaS
6 4 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.07%) Internet
2 24 (3.62%) Firewall
3 14 (2.11%) DNS
4 13 (1.96%) Intranet
5 12 (1.81%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.51%) NAS
7 8 (1.21%) HTTP
7 8 (1.21%) LAN
7 8 (1.21%) SAN
7 8 (1.21%) tcpdump
8 7 (1.06%) VLAN
9 6 (0.90%) FTP
9 6 (0.90%) Skype
10 5 (0.75%) PuTTY
10 5 (0.75%) VPN
10 5 (0.75%) WAN
11 4 (0.60%) DHCP
11 4 (0.60%) VoIP
12 3 (0.45%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.30%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (36.50%) SQL Server
2 86 (12.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (10.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 65 (9.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 60 (9.05%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (7.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 47 (7.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 40 (6.03%) Oracle Database
8 35 (5.28%) MySQL
9 29 (4.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (4.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 28 (4.22%) Relational Database
11 26 (3.92%) OLAP
12 22 (3.32%) Oracle Database 12c
13 21 (3.17%) Big Data
13 21 (3.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 20 (3.02%) Oracle Reports
15 18 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (2.41%) OLAP Cube
17 12 (1.81%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 42 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (5.28%) SoapUI
3 28 (4.22%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.02%) Git (software)
5 14 (2.11%) Maven
5 14 (2.11%) Selenium
6 11 (1.66%) Subversion
7 9 (1.36%) JUnit
8 8 (1.21%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.21%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.06%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.06%) NUnit
9 7 (1.06%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.90%) Ant
11 5 (0.75%) ClearQuest
11 5 (0.75%) JIRA
11 5 (0.75%) Moq
11 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (0.75%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.60%) MSTest
General
1 154 (23.23%) Finance
2 60 (9.05%) Advertising
3 21 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.71%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.56%) Marketing
6 16 (2.41%) Legal
7 14 (2.11%) Electronics
8 8 (1.21%) Multimedia
9 6 (0.90%) Banking
10 5 (0.75%) Games
11 4 (0.60%) Law
12 3 (0.45%) Retail
12 3 (0.45%) Welsh Language
13 2 (0.30%) Back Office
14 1 (0.15%) Automotive
14 1 (0.15%) Avionics
14 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 326 (49.17%) Developer
2 148 (22.32%) Analyst
3 105 (15.84%) .NET Developer
4 80 (12.07%) C# Developer
5 77 (11.61%) SQL Developer
6 75 (11.31%) Senior Developer
7 64 (9.65%) C# .NET Developer
8 63 (9.50%) Software Developer
9 51 (7.69%) Support Analyst
10 47 (7.09%) Test Analyst
11 41 (6.18%) DBA
12 40 (6.03%) SQL Analyst
13 32 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (4.83%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 32 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
14 29 (4.37%) Java Developer
15 28 (4.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 27 (4.07%) Junior
17 25 (3.77%) Administrator
18 24 (3.62%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (29.26%) .NET
2 133 (20.06%) ASP.NET
3 132 (19.91%) HTML
4 117 (17.65%) CSS
5 69 (10.41%) Web Services
6 68 (10.26%) XML
7 67 (10.11%) jQuery
8 53 (7.99%) SOAP
9 44 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 37 (5.58%) AngularJS
11 32 (4.83%) .NET Framework
12 31 (4.68%) WCF
13 28 (4.22%) Ajax
14 27 (4.07%) MDX
15 24 (3.62%) HTML5
16 21 (3.17%) JSON
17 19 (2.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 18 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (2.71%) Java EE
19 17 (2.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (7.39%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.02%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.26%) Mathematics
6 9 (1.36%) Fintech
6 9 (1.36%) User Experience
7 8 (1.21%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.21%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.21%) Informatics
8 7 (1.06%) Clustering
8 7 (1.06%) iSeries
8 7 (1.06%) Mobile App
8 7 (1.06%) Mobile Payment
8 7 (1.06%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.90%) Replication
9 6 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.75%) AS400
10 5 (0.75%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.75%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 95 (14.33%) Windows
2 63 (9.50%) Unix
3 58 (8.75%) Linux
4 36 (5.43%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.32%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.51%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.21%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.75%) Android
10 5 (0.75%) Solaris
10 5 (0.75%) Windows 2000
11 4 (0.60%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.45%) CentOS
12 3 (0.45%) Debian
12 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (32.28%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (17.80%) MVC
3 89 (13.42%) Business Intelligence
4 73 (11.01%) SDLC
5 69 (10.41%) Scrum
6 65 (9.80%) ETL
7 60 (9.05%) Software Engineering
8 56 (8.45%) ITIL
9 49 (7.39%) Web Development
10 44 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
11 43 (6.49%) OO
12 40 (6.03%) Data Analysis
13 39 (5.88%) Test Scripting
14 36 (5.43%) Migration
14 36 (5.43%) Project Management
15 29 (4.37%) TDD
16 26 (3.92%) High Availability
16 26 (3.92%) Waterfall
17 25 (3.77%) Data Modelling
18 24 (3.62%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 218 (32.88%) C#
2 123 (18.55%) JavaScript
3 99 (14.93%) T-SQL
4 75 (11.31%) Java
5 55 (8.30%) VB.NET
6 54 (8.14%) C++
7 53 (7.99%) PL/SQL
8 37 (5.58%) C
9 24 (3.62%) PHP
10 23 (3.47%) Shell Script
11 19 (2.87%) Python
11 19 (2.87%) VB
12 14 (2.11%) VBA
13 12 (1.81%) Groovy
14 11 (1.66%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.51%) Perl
16 9 (1.36%) R
17 7 (1.06%) Bash Shell
17 7 (1.06%) RPG
18 6 (0.90%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 93 (14.03%) Degree
2 37 (5.58%) ISEB
3 22 (3.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 20 (3.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (3.02%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.87%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.87%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.71%) DV Cleared
7 11 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.06%) MCSE
9 5 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.75%) HND
10 4 (0.60%) MCSA
11 3 (0.45%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.45%) MCITP
11 3 (0.45%) MCP
11 3 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.30%) OCP
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (7.09%) QA
2 39 (5.88%) SLA
3 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.51%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.21%) Oracle Clusterware
5 5 (0.75%) Firmware
5 5 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.75%) Snort
5 5 (0.75%) vSphere
6 4 (0.60%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.21%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.21%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.21%) Oracle Statspack
4 2 (0.30%) Nagios
4 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.15%) OpenView
5 1 (0.15%) OPNET
5 1 (0.15%) ServiceCenter
5 1 (0.15%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.15%) ThinApp
5 1 (0.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 150 (22.62%) Microsoft
2 139 (20.97%) Oracle
3 23 (3.47%) VMware
4 19 (2.87%) Remedy
5 15 (2.26%) Cisco
6 14 (2.11%) Tableau
7 13 (1.96%) SAP
8 12 (1.81%) IBM
8 12 (1.81%) Sage
9 10 (1.51%) HP
10 9 (1.36%) Citrix
11 6 (0.90%) Sybase
12 5 (0.75%) Dell
12 5 (0.75%) Informatica
12 5 (0.75%) ServiceNow
12 5 (0.75%) Sun
12 5 (0.75%) Zend
13 4 (0.60%) Avaya
13 4 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.60%) Veeam
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £32000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £34000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + fantastic benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Private healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Pembrokeshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: Excellent flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
JGR Recruitment Group
Salary: From £16,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £34K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £35,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £16000 - £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £0 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Scene One Ltd
Salary: £45k - £55k per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Pontypridd
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Nagra Media UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: up to £34,000 p.a. plus excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago