The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 31 July 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 West Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 20 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 21.51% 26.26% 33.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.61% 34.67% 48.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 25 13
Average salary £23,250 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £22,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £31,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
33 75 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 35.48% 75.76% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 28 73 27
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,600 £41,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
Wales

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the West Wales region.

SQL Salary Trend in West Wales

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in West Wales

SQL
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +5 20 £23,250 -15.45% 1
SQL
Wales

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 19 (46.34%) C#
3 18 (43.90%) HTML
4 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
4 17 (41.46%) CSS
5 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 15 (36.59%) MVC
6 14 (34.15%) Windows
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
7 13 (31.71%) Android
8 11 (26.83%) WCF
9 10 (24.39%) Oracle
9 10 (24.39%) XML
9 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
9 10 (24.39%) Apple iOS
10 9 (21.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (21.95%) Mercurial
10 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
10 9 (21.95%) Android Development
10 9 (21.95%) iOS Development
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 10g
10 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
10 9 (21.95%) XSLT
10 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
10 9 (21.95%) WPF
10 9 (21.95%) Silverlight
10 9 (21.95%) LINQ

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SSH
1 1 (2.44%) DHCP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (7.32%) OLAP
6 3 (7.32%) Star Schema
7 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Mercurial
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (21.95%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.76%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) Xcode
3 2 (4.88%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) C# .NET Developer
2 12 (29.27%) .NET Developer
2 12 (29.27%) C# Developer
3 9 (21.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (19.51%) Junior
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Junior Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Lead Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) .NET
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 17 (41.46%) CSS
4 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
5 11 (26.83%) WCF
6 10 (24.39%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (21.95%) XSLT
7 9 (21.95%) WPF
7 9 (21.95%) Silverlight
7 9 (21.95%) LINQ
7 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
7 9 (21.95%) WinForms
8 5 (12.20%) HTML5
9 4 (9.76%) Qt
9 4 (9.76%) jQuery
10 3 (7.32%) JSF
10 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.88%) Struts
12 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
1 9 (21.95%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Windows
2 13 (31.71%) Android
3 10 (24.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.44%) Linux
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) MVC
2 9 (21.95%) Android Development
2 9 (21.95%) iOS Development
3 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Low Latency
5 4 (9.76%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) Validation
6 3 (7.32%) Web Development
6 3 (7.32%) Software Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.32%) OOP
6 3 (7.32%) ETL
6 3 (7.32%) V-Model
6 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (46.34%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 7 (17.07%) PHP
5 4 (9.76%) Perl
5 4 (9.76%) C++
5 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) Objective-C
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.44%) VB6
7 1 (2.44%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) Uniface
7 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (9.76%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) MCSA
2 3 (7.32%) HND
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.44%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (24.39%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.32%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Cisco