Period
to 18 January 2019

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 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 3 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 20.00% 27.21% 42.86%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 42.53% 72.41%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 41
North Wales median annual salary £34,000 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.74% -25.00% +25.00%
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +7.14%

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 38 87 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 40.00% 63.97% 59.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 81 57
North Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -9.09% +6.94%
10th Percentile £28,875 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £47,500 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in North Wales over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 18 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Denbighshire 0 6 £57,500 +91.03% 3
Flintshire +3 5 £30,000 -14.29% 5
Gwynedd -1 5 £34,000 +36.00%
Wrexham -4 1 £32,500 -10.34% 3
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (36.84%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (31.58%) C#
5 6 (31.58%) .NET
6 5 (26.32%) C++
6 5 (26.32%) Java
6 5 (26.32%) ODBC
6 5 (26.32%) ERP
6 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
6 5 (26.32%) X++
6 5 (26.32%) MorphX
6 5 (26.32%) QA
6 5 (26.32%) Release Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) Open Source
6 5 (26.32%) Logistics
6 5 (26.32%) Migration
6 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
6 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) Coaching
7 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint

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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MorphX
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) ODBC
3 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
3 1 (5.26%) ADO
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) Coaching
2 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
2 5 (26.32%) Logistics
2 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
2 5 (26.32%) Regression Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Release Management
2 5 (26.32%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.26%) MVC
4 1 (5.26%) Web Design
4 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) C++
2 5 (26.32%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) X++
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.26%) VMware