The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Wales / Bridgend
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 8 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 4 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 26.67% 22.78% 34.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 42.86% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 17
Median salary £38,250 £24,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -29.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £22,550 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bridgend with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Bridgend
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 12 42 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend 80.00% 53.16% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 22
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £23,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bridgend citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Bridgend

SQL
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Bridgend.

Salary trend for SQL in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bridgend region with a requirement for SQL.

1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Java EE
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) React

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
1 1 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) JUnit
1 1 (12.50%) Mockito
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) Java EE
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Angular 2
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) EJB
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) JNI
3 1 (12.50%) JPA
3 1 (12.50%) JSF
3 1 (12.50%) Qt
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) OOP
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Defect Management
4 1 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile First
4 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle