Period
to 18 July 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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 9 8
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL 19 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 22.35% 20.00% 14.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.29% 29.63% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 6
North Wales median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +75.44% -9.52%
10th Percentile £22,000 £29,750 £24,125
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £48,000
Wales median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,351
% change year-on-year -2.50% +1.65% +12.43%

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 35 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 41.18% 67.50% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 25
North Wales median annual salary £34,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.75% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £20,125 £27,125 £26,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 July 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 July 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
Flintshire +4 9 £34,000 -32.00% 11
Wrexham -2 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Conwy - 3 £28,000 -
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (42.11%) CRM
3 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
4 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
4 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 5 (26.32%) Office 365
5 5 (26.32%) jQuery
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) SAN
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) PHP
7 3 (15.79%) MySQL

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%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.53%) SugarCRM
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) WLAN
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) MS Access
3 2 (10.53%) Power BI
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) Development Manager
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) PHP Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Power BI Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Head of IT
6 1 (5.26%) Head of IT Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET
2 6 (31.58%) .NET Framework
2 6 (31.58%) Entity Framework
3 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) HTML
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
4 1 (5.26%) ADO
4 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 2 (10.53%) Wiki
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) CRM
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 5 (26.32%) ERP
5 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) BCP
7 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (10.53%) Customer Insight
7 2 (10.53%) Data Management
7 2 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Document Management
7 2 (10.53%) High Availability
7 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (10.53%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (10.53%) Proactive Maintenance
7 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C#
1 7 (36.84%) T-SQL
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 2 (10.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) Sage
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com