The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 30 April 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 60 72
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12  
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 14 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.67% 2.87% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 2.91% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 19
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.89%  

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 810 1168 1160
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 96.89% 98.57% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1001 1014
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured SQL Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 30 April 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 3 months to 30 April 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
Cardiff -9 13 £40,000 - 1
Newport - 1 £45,000 - 2
SQL Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 36 (94.74%) SQL
2 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
3 17 (44.74%) ETL
4 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) Finance
8 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
8 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
9 10 (26.32%) .NET
9 10 (26.32%) Data Analysis
10 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
12 7 (18.42%) C#
12 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
12 7 (18.42%) Windows
12 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
13 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
13 6 (15.79%) Oracle
13 6 (15.79%) MVC
14 5 (13.16%) Scrum
14 5 (13.16%) High Availability
14 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.26%) ColdFusion
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 15 (39.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (2.63%) Big Data
8 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.63%) QlikView
8 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Ant
3 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.89%) XML
5 2 (5.26%) CSS
5 2 (5.26%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) jQuery
5 2 (5.26%) MDX
5 2 (5.26%) Node.js
5 2 (5.26%) XForms
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Fintech
3 3 (7.89%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) iPad
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ETL
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Data Analysis
4 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) MVC
6 5 (13.16%) High Availability
6 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 4 (10.53%) CRM
7 4 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (10.53%) Data Governance
7 4 (10.53%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
7 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Informatics
8 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
8 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 3 (7.89%) Process Management
8 3 (7.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) T-SQL
3 7 (18.42%) C#
3 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 1 (2.63%) Java
6 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) RedGate
3 1 (2.63%) Sage
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Newport, Gwent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £42k plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £42k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spring Technology
Salary: 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago