The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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)
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 2 13 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.71% 30.23% 23.40%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.18% 50.00% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 16
Median salary £47,000 £34,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.23% -2.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £27,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,600 £42,750 £73,750
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 North Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 11 26 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 31.43% 60.47% 48.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 26
Median salary £37,500 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 North Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL in North Wales

SQL
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Wrexham -3 1 £51,500 +37.33%
Flintshire -6 1 £42,500 +23.18% 1
SQL
Wales

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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (25.00%) XenServer
3 4 (25.00%) Office 365
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (25.00%) Broadband
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (25.00%) WAN
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) Dell
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Advertising
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support
3 4 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Server Support
3 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (6.25%) CSLA
2 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Data Management
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) OOP
4 1 (6.25%) PDM
4 1 (6.25%) Physics
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) Statistics
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) XenServer
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Dell
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) PTC
3 1 (6.25%) Xamarin
Flintshire
Recann
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colwyn Bay, Clwyd
Supertemps
Salary: £22,000 to £24,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £20,000 to £25,000 dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago