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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 12 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 34.29% 53.85% 38.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.00% 72.41% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 25
Median salary £25,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £34,150 £45,000 £40,000
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 North Wales with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
North Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 25 29 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 71.43% 74.36% 71.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 43
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in North Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 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 0 5 £24,500 -10.90% 1
Denbighshire - 5 £25,000 -
Flintshire -6 2 £36,250 +11.53%
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 North Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 16 (34.04%) CSS
3 16 (34.04%) HTML5
3 16 (34.04%) CSS3
4 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
5 13 (27.66%) Windows
6 12 (25.53%) Java
6 12 (25.53%) .NET
6 12 (25.53%) MVC
6 12 (25.53%) jQuery
7 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
7 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
7 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
7 11 (23.40%) Neo4j
7 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
8 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
8 10 (21.28%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (19.15%) QlikView
9 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
10 8 (17.02%) Office 365
10 8 (17.02%) Server Virtualisation
10 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (17.02%) Dell
10 8 (17.02%) Internet
10 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
10 8 (17.02%) Broadband
10 8 (17.02%) LAN

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 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.13%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Broadband
1 8 (17.02%) Internet
1 8 (17.02%) LAN
1 8 (17.02%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) MongoDB
1 11 (23.40%) Neo4j
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) QlikView
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.02%) MySQL
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.51%) Advertising
2 3 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Senior Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Analyst
4 11 (23.40%) Software Developer
5 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Programmer
6 9 (19.15%) Senior Programmer
6 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (19.15%) Software Programmer
7 8 (17.02%) IT Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) IT Support
7 8 (17.02%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) Server Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) Server Support
7 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (17.02%) Systems Support
7 8 (17.02%) Systems Support Engineer
8 7 (14.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 7 (14.89%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) HTML
2 16 (34.04%) CSS
2 16 (34.04%) CSS3
2 16 (34.04%) HTML5
3 12 (25.53%) .NET
3 12 (25.53%) jQuery
4 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.64%) Web Services
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
7 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.26%) DHTML
7 2 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (4.26%) SignalR
7 2 (4.26%) WinForms
8 1 (2.13%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.13%) Spring
8 1 (2.13%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) AS400
2 2 (4.26%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) MVC
2 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (17.02%) Server Virtualisation
2 8 (17.02%) Web Design
3 7 (14.89%) Data Analysis
3 7 (14.89%) ERP
4 3 (6.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (4.26%) Open Source
6 1 (2.13%) Data Management
6 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.13%) OO
6 1 (2.13%) OOP
6 1 (2.13%) PDM
6 1 (2.13%) Physics
6 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.13%) Statistics
6 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) C#
2 22 (46.81%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) C++
5 3 (6.38%) C
6 2 (4.26%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.26%) COBOL
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
System Software
1 8 (17.02%) Hyper-V
1 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (17.02%) XenServer
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) Dell
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.13%) PTC
6 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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