Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL Developer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 81 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 28 61 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.77% 2.63% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 2.67% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 42
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% -7.38% +9.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £25,000 £31,300
90th Percentile £50,250 £48,750 £48,625
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -8.11% +5.71%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1539 2285 2375
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.53% 98.36% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1998 2039
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured SQL Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in South Wales

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in South Wales

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in South Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in South Wales

SQL Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Developer within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 27 July 2017. 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
Cardiff -1 23 £40,000 -
Newport +3 5 £42,500 +41.67%
SQL Developer
Wales

SQL Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 16 (57.14%) ETL
3 14 (50.00%) Finance
4 13 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 7 (25.00%) Data Governance
7 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
8 6 (21.43%) Analytics
8 6 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
8 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 4 (14.29%) Tableau
11 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (10.71%) MySQL
11 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
11 3 (10.71%) C#

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 8 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (10.71%) MySQL
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (7.14%) QlikView
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.57%) Power BI
7 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Ant
3 1 (3.57%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.57%) CSS
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) ETL
2 13 (46.43%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 7 (25.00%) Data Governance
4 6 (21.43%) Analytics
4 6 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
4 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Data Management
7 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 1 (3.57%) CRM
8 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
8 1 (3.57%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Project Management
8 1 (3.57%) QMS
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 3 (10.71%) C#
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) Tableau