The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL (Structured Query Language)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 123 176 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 21.89% 25.14% 24.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.33% 46.93% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 107 145 134
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £26,200 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,600 £45,000
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 Cardiff with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 305 375 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 54.27% 53.57% 55.80%
Number of salaries quoted 280 312 314
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.46% +1.25%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

SQL
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for SQL in Cardiff

SQL
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Cardiff over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Cardiff

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for SQL.

1 111 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 84 (31.82%) .NET
4 80 (30.30%) C#
5 76 (28.79%) Finance
6 73 (27.65%) JavaScript
7 72 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 59 (22.35%) T-SQL
9 58 (21.97%) ASP.NET
10 53 (20.08%) MVC
11 49 (18.56%) HTML
12 47 (17.80%) Windows
13 46 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
14 43 (16.29%) Scrum
15 42 (15.91%) Java
16 39 (14.77%) CSS
17 38 (14.39%) MS Excel
18 37 (14.02%) Web Services
18 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
19 34 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 34 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
20 33 (12.50%) SOAP
20 33 (12.50%) Oracle
21 31 (11.74%) Visual Studio
21 31 (11.74%) XML
21 31 (11.74%) ETL
21 31 (11.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (11.36%) Degree
23 27 (10.23%) TDD
23 27 (10.23%) Mentoring

SQL
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.79%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.03%) Apache
2 8 (3.03%) SAS
3 7 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (1.89%) JBoss
5 4 (1.52%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.52%) IIS
6 3 (1.14%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.14%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.14%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.76%) CMS
7 2 (0.76%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.38%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 38 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.27%) Sage 200
2 6 (2.27%) Sage 50
3 2 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Compiere
4 1 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) GitHub
4 4 (1.52%) Office 365
4 4 (1.52%) SaaS
5 3 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.76%) IaaS
6 2 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.14%) FTP
1 3 (1.14%) HTTP
1 3 (1.14%) NAS
1 3 (1.14%) SAN
2 2 (0.76%) Firewall
2 2 (0.76%) VLAN
2 2 (0.76%) VPN
3 1 (0.38%) DHCP
3 1 (0.38%) DNS
3 1 (0.38%) LAN
3 1 (0.38%) VoIP
3 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 31 (11.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (6.82%) MySQL
6 17 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (6.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (6.06%) NoSQL
8 12 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (4.17%) Relational Database
10 10 (3.79%) Big Data
11 9 (3.41%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.65%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2014
13 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (1.89%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.89%) SAS EBI
15 4 (1.52%) QlikView
16 3 (1.14%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 34 (12.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (11.74%) Visual Studio
3 13 (4.92%) Selenium
4 12 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 11 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
6 9 (3.41%) Maven
6 9 (3.41%) Subversion
7 5 (1.89%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.52%) NUnit
8 4 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 3 (1.14%) JUnit
9 3 (1.14%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.76%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.76%) JMeter
10 2 (0.76%) Toad
11 1 (0.38%) NetBeans
General
1 76 (28.79%) Finance
2 18 (6.82%) Advertising
3 12 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.52%) Banking
6 3 (1.14%) Games
6 3 (1.14%) Legal
7 2 (0.76%) Electronics
7 2 (0.76%) Law
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 162 (61.36%) Developer
2 56 (21.21%) Analyst
3 44 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 32 (12.12%) Senior Developer
5 31 (11.74%) Java Developer
6 30 (11.36%) SQL Developer
7 25 (9.47%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.71%) C# Developer
9 19 (7.20%) Test Analyst
10 18 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (6.44%) Senior Analyst
11 17 (6.44%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (5.68%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (4.92%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 12 (4.55%) Junior
14 12 (4.55%) Junior Developer
15 11 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
16 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (31.82%) .NET
2 58 (21.97%) ASP.NET
3 49 (18.56%) HTML
4 46 (17.42%) ASP.NET MVC
5 39 (14.77%) CSS
6 37 (14.02%) Web Services
7 33 (12.50%) SOAP
8 31 (11.74%) XML
9 26 (9.85%) Hibernate
10 25 (9.47%) REST
10 25 (9.47%) Spring
11 24 (9.09%) jQuery
12 19 (7.20%) .NET Framework
13 17 (6.44%) WCF
14 14 (5.30%) XSLT
15 13 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (4.92%) WinForms
16 10 (3.79%) HTML5
17 9 (3.41%) AngularJS
17 9 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.92%) NHS
4 7 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.65%) iSeries
5 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.52%) AS400
6 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
6 4 (1.52%) Replication
7 3 (1.14%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.14%) Fintech
7 3 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.14%) User Experience
8 2 (0.76%) CMDB
8 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.38%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (0.38%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.80%) Windows
2 18 (6.82%) Linux
3 11 (4.17%) Unix
4 10 (3.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (2.65%) Windows Server
6 6 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.14%) Android
7 3 (1.14%) CentOS
8 2 (0.76%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (20.08%) MVC
3 43 (16.29%) Scrum
4 37 (14.02%) Business Intelligence
5 31 (11.74%) ETL
6 27 (10.23%) Mentoring
6 27 (10.23%) SDLC
6 27 (10.23%) TDD
7 22 (8.33%) OO
8 21 (7.95%) Software Engineering
9 20 (7.58%) CRM
10 16 (6.06%) Web Development
11 15 (5.68%) Coaching
11 15 (5.68%) ITIL
11 15 (5.68%) Unit Testing
12 14 (5.30%) Waterfall
13 13 (4.92%) Informatics
14 11 (4.17%) Data Analysis
14 11 (4.17%) Software Delivery
15 10 (3.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (30.30%) C#
2 73 (27.65%) JavaScript
3 59 (22.35%) T-SQL
4 42 (15.91%) Java
5 15 (5.68%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.30%) Python
7 13 (4.92%) PL/SQL
8 10 (3.79%) PHP
9 7 (2.65%) RPG
9 7 (2.65%) RPG IV
10 6 (2.27%) C
11 4 (1.52%) RPG/400
12 3 (1.14%) R
12 3 (1.14%) RPG III
12 3 (1.14%) Ruby
12 3 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.14%) VB
12 3 (1.14%) VBA
13 2 (0.76%) ABAP
13 2 (0.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (1.52%) CCNA
2 4 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.14%) ISEB
3 3 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.76%) Postgraduate
4 2 (0.76%) RHCE
4 2 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.38%) HND
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.38%) MCITP
5 1 (0.38%) MCP
5 1 (0.38%) MCSE
5 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.27%) QA
2 5 (1.89%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (3.41%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.14%) vSphere
5 2 (0.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Ansible
1 3 (1.14%) Rundeck
2 2 (0.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 72 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 33 (12.50%) Oracle
3 15 (5.68%) VMware
4 9 (3.41%) Cisco
5 8 (3.03%) Sage
6 7 (2.65%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.27%) Google
7 6 (2.27%) RedGate
7 6 (2.27%) SAP
7 6 (2.27%) Tableau
8 5 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.52%) Veeam
10 3 (1.14%) Cognos
10 3 (1.14%) IFS
10 3 (1.14%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.76%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.76%) EqualLogic
11 2 (0.76%) Juniper
11 2 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.76%) Zend
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Downing LLP
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum generous benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus generous package
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
NHS Wales Informatics Service
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago