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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 276 288 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.45% 20.14% 18.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.40% 42.48% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 239 220 227
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £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
636 678 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 49.42% 47.41% 45.06%
Number of salaries quoted 562 565 545
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +1 230 £36,000 - 23
West Wales -3 19 £33,000 -3.64% 3
North Wales +4 13 £34,500 -2.81% 3
Mid Wales - 7 - - 1
SQL
UK

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 226 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 199 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (30.85%) C#
4 168 (26.58%) .NET
5 153 (24.21%) Finance
6 144 (22.78%) Microsoft
7 120 (18.99%) Oracle
8 118 (18.67%) HTML
9 112 (17.72%) JavaScript
9 112 (17.72%) ASP.NET
10 105 (16.61%) MVC
11 104 (16.46%) T-SQL
12 103 (16.30%) CSS
13 97 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
14 94 (14.87%) Windows
15 90 (14.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 88 (13.92%) Degree
17 78 (12.34%) Java
18 75 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
19 74 (11.71%) MS Excel
20 67 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 66 (10.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
22 65 (10.28%) ETL
23 63 (9.97%) Advertising
23 63 (9.97%) SDLC
24 61 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
24 61 (9.65%) XML
25 60 (9.49%) ITIL
26 59 (9.34%) Unix
27 58 (9.18%) Web 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 41 (6.49%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.59%) IIS
3 22 (3.48%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.37%) JBoss
5 14 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.74%) Apache
7 7 (1.11%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.11%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.11%) CMS
7 7 (1.11%) SAS
7 7 (1.11%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.32%) Confluence
9 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.32%) Mule
9 2 (0.32%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 74 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.85%) MS Office
3 7 (1.11%) SPSS
4 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.16%) EQXanite
4 1 (0.16%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 28 (4.43%) Office 365
2 14 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.06%) SaaS
4 7 (1.11%) PaaS
5 5 (0.79%) IaaS
6 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.43%) Internet
2 23 (3.64%) Firewall
3 14 (2.22%) DNS
3 14 (2.22%) Intranet
4 11 (1.74%) NAS
4 11 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.27%) VLAN
6 7 (1.11%) LAN
6 7 (1.11%) tcpdump
7 6 (0.95%) HTTP
7 6 (0.95%) PuTTY
7 6 (0.95%) SAN
8 5 (0.79%) Skype
9 4 (0.63%) DHCP
9 4 (0.63%) FTP
9 4 (0.63%) VoIP
9 4 (0.63%) VPN
9 4 (0.63%) WAN
10 3 (0.47%) Wireshark
11 2 (0.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 67 (10.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 66 (10.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 61 (9.65%) Data Warehouse
6 49 (7.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 49 (7.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 36 (5.70%) Oracle Database
8 31 (4.91%) MySQL
9 28 (4.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 25 (3.96%) Relational Database
11 23 (3.64%) OLAP
12 22 (3.48%) Oracle Database 11g
13 21 (3.32%) Big Data
14 19 (3.01%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (2.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 17 (2.69%) OLAP Cube
16 17 (2.69%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
18 14 (2.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (6.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (5.06%) SoapUI
3 25 (3.96%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.16%) Git (software)
5 15 (2.37%) Selenium
6 9 (1.42%) Jenkins
6 9 (1.42%) JUnit
6 9 (1.42%) Maven
6 9 (1.42%) Subversion
7 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 6 (0.95%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.95%) JIRA
8 6 (0.95%) NUnit
8 6 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
9 5 (0.79%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.63%) ClearQuest
10 4 (0.63%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.63%) Moq
10 4 (0.63%) MSTest
General
1 153 (24.21%) Finance
2 63 (9.97%) Advertising
3 17 (2.69%) Legal
4 16 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.37%) Marketing
6 13 (2.06%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.74%) Electronics
8 8 (1.27%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.79%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) Law
11 3 (0.47%) Back Office
11 3 (0.47%) Banking
11 3 (0.47%) Retail
11 3 (0.47%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Avionics
12 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 292 (46.20%) Developer
2 143 (22.63%) Analyst
3 91 (14.40%) .NET Developer
4 75 (11.87%) C# Developer
5 71 (11.23%) SQL Developer
6 70 (11.08%) Senior Developer
7 58 (9.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (7.75%) Software Developer
9 45 (7.12%) Support Analyst
10 44 (6.96%) Test Analyst
11 38 (6.01%) DBA
12 36 (5.70%) SQL Analyst
13 31 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
14 30 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
15 27 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 27 (4.27%) Consultant
16 26 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 26 (4.11%) Java Developer
17 23 (3.64%) Administrator
17 23 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (26.58%) .NET
2 118 (18.67%) HTML
3 112 (17.72%) ASP.NET
4 103 (16.30%) CSS
5 61 (9.65%) XML
6 58 (9.18%) Web Services
7 54 (8.54%) jQuery
8 47 (7.44%) SOAP
9 40 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (4.75%) AngularJS
11 29 (4.59%) .NET Framework
12 25 (3.96%) Ajax
13 24 (3.80%) MDX
13 24 (3.80%) WCF
14 23 (3.64%) HTML5
15 22 (3.48%) JSON
16 20 (3.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 19 (3.01%) Java EE
18 16 (2.53%) JSF
18 16 (2.53%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 23 (3.64%) Management Information System
4 15 (2.37%) Mathematics
5 13 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (1.58%) Fintech
7 9 (1.42%) User Experience
8 8 (1.27%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.27%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.27%) Data Integration
9 7 (1.11%) AS400
9 7 (1.11%) Clustering
9 7 (1.11%) Informatics
9 7 (1.11%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 7 (1.11%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.95%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.95%) iSeries
10 6 (0.95%) Replication
11 5 (0.79%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 94 (14.87%) Windows
2 59 (9.34%) Unix
3 56 (8.86%) Linux
4 35 (5.54%) Windows Server
5 22 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.58%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.27%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.11%) Windows 10
10 6 (0.95%) Solaris
11 5 (0.79%) Android
11 5 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 5 (0.79%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.47%) CentOS
13 3 (0.47%) Debian
13 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 199 (31.49%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (16.61%) MVC
3 97 (15.35%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (10.28%) ETL
5 63 (9.97%) SDLC
6 60 (9.49%) ITIL
7 56 (8.86%) Scrum
8 55 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 44 (6.96%) Web Development
10 41 (6.49%) Data Analysis
11 40 (6.33%) Performance Tuning
11 40 (6.33%) Project Management
12 39 (6.17%) OO
13 36 (5.70%) Test Scripting
14 31 (4.91%) Migration
15 30 (4.75%) TDD
16 26 (4.11%) High Availability
16 26 (4.11%) Waterfall
17 22 (3.48%) OOD
18 21 (3.32%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 195 (30.85%) C#
2 112 (17.72%) JavaScript
3 104 (16.46%) T-SQL
4 78 (12.34%) Java
5 48 (7.59%) C++
6 45 (7.12%) PL/SQL
7 42 (6.65%) VB.NET
8 38 (6.01%) C
9 23 (3.64%) PHP
10 22 (3.48%) Shell Script
11 20 (3.16%) Python
12 19 (3.01%) VB
13 13 (2.06%) VBA
14 12 (1.90%) Groovy
15 11 (1.74%) PowerShell
16 10 (1.58%) Perl
17 8 (1.27%) R
18 7 (1.11%) Bash Shell
18 7 (1.11%) Scala
19 5 (0.79%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 88 (13.92%) Degree
2 35 (5.54%) ISEB
3 20 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 19 (3.01%) SC Cleared
5 18 (2.85%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.85%) ISTQB
5 18 (2.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.27%) HND
8 8 (1.27%) MCSE
9 7 (1.11%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.63%) MCITP
10 4 (0.63%) MCSA
11 3 (0.47%) DBS Check
11 3 (0.47%) MCP
11 3 (0.47%) PhD
11 3 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.12%) QA
2 41 (6.49%) SLA
3 9 (1.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.74%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (1.27%) Oracle Clusterware
5 6 (0.95%) Firmware
5 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.95%) vSphere
6 4 (0.63%) Snort
6 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (1.27%) Data Guard
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle Flashback
3 8 (1.27%) Oracle Statspack
4 6 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (0.32%) Nagios
5 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.16%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.16%) OpenView
6 1 (0.16%) OPNET
6 1 (0.16%) ServiceCenter
6 1 (0.16%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (0.16%) ThinApp
6 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 144 (22.78%) Microsoft
2 120 (18.99%) Oracle
3 22 (3.48%) VMware
4 19 (3.01%) Remedy
5 12 (1.90%) Cisco
5 12 (1.90%) IBM
5 12 (1.90%) Sage
6 11 (1.74%) HP
7 9 (1.42%) SAP
7 9 (1.42%) Tableau
8 7 (1.11%) Citrix
8 7 (1.11%) Informatica
9 5 (0.79%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.79%) ServiceNow
9 5 (0.79%) Sybase
10 4 (0.63%) Avaya
10 4 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.63%) Veeam
10 4 (0.63%) Zend
11 3 (0.47%) Dell
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benifits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £20K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Page International
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Denbigh, Clwyd
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Isle of Wight
Square One Resources
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Denbighshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus Structure
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cas-gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + share options
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £31000 per annum + beneifts
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
European Aeronautical Group UK Ltd.
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £26000 - £320000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Denbighshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Pontypridd
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + pension, benefits
Posted: 11 days ago