Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 60 75
Rank change year-on-year -6 +15 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 24 44 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.32% 3.19% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 3.24% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 23
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,400 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,250 £48,750 £42,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.04% +9.56%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1020 1357 1421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.65% 98.40% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 902 1160 1182
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £55,225
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Cardiff

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Cardiff

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 16 (66.67%) ETL
2 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 7 (29.17%) Data Governance
6 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
7 6 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (25.00%) Analytics
7 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (16.67%) C#
10 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
11 2 (8.33%) Fintech
11 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (8.33%) Scrum

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (4.17%) Power BI
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Ant
3 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) ETL
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
3 7 (29.17%) Data Governance
4 6 (25.00%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) MVC
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) CRM
7 1 (4.17%) Data Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.17%) ERP
7 1 (4.17%) Open Source
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.17%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Sage
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau
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