Period
to 23 January 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 88 98
Rank change year-on-year -5 +10 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 14 48 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.03% 2.49% 2.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.53% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 43 41
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £29,200 £24,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,250 £44,000 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year - +2.19% -8.67%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1,325 1,898 2,288
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.86% 98.34% 98.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,168 1,699 1,992
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,925 £22,500 £21,251
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £53,700
Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -3 12 £36,500 +6.57% 2
Newport +1 2 £50,000 +11.11%
SQL Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, SQL Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South Wales region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
5 8 (57.14%) .NET
6 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
6 7 (50.00%) C#
6 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (50.00%) QA
6 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (50.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (50.00%) SDLC
7 6 (42.86%) RequireJS
7 6 (42.86%) React
7 6 (42.86%) DevOps
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
7 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (42.86%) Sitecore
7 6 (42.86%) Kanban
7 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
7 6 (42.86%) Release Management
7 6 (42.86%) jQuery
7 6 (42.86%) Code Coverage
7 6 (42.86%) CMS
7 6 (42.86%) Scrum
7 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 6 (42.86%) HND

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 6 (42.86%) CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (42.86%) Umbraco
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (14.29%) MS Access
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) DB2
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Power BI
5 1 (7.14%) QlikView
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.14%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 6 (42.86%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (42.86%) React
2 6 (42.86%) RequireJS
3 1 (7.14%) ActiveX
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.14%) COM
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 7 (50.00%) SDLC
3 6 (42.86%) Code Coverage
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 6 (42.86%) Kanban
3 6 (42.86%) Release Management
3 6 (42.86%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
7 1 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (7.14%) QMS
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Optimisation
7 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) HND
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com