Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 91 83
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 32 25 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.21% 1.64% 2.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.26% 1.67% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 22 43
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -8.11%
10th Percentile £28,250 £35,000 £24,400
90th Percentile £51,250 £50,250 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -5.56%

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 1,413 1,497 2,237
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.72% 97.91% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,322 1,972
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 +4 29 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Newport +7 2 £45,250 +6.47%
Caerphilly - 1 £31,500 -
SQL Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (65.63%) C#
4 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
5 20 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (50.00%) Java
8 15 (46.88%) VB
8 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
8 15 (46.88%) Practice Management
9 14 (43.75%) MVC
10 13 (40.63%) Finance
11 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (34.38%) XML
12 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 10 (31.25%) VBA
14 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
14 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
15 8 (25.00%) Law
16 7 (21.88%) .NET
17 6 (18.75%) TDD
18 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
18 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
19 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
19 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
19 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
19 3 (9.38%) ETL

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 1 (3.13%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) HTTP
1 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (93.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (34.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.25%) MySQL
6 2 (6.25%) Power BI
7 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.13%) DB2
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.13%) PowerPivot
7 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (3.13%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Visual Studio
2 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Law
3 3 (9.38%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) XML
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
3 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (6.25%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
5 1 (3.13%) Middleware
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (3.13%) Sass
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (46.88%) Practice Management
3 14 (43.75%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (9.38%) ETL
5 3 (9.38%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) ETL Development
7 1 (3.13%) BDD
7 1 (3.13%) CRM
7 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
7 1 (3.13%) Data Security
7 1 (3.13%) Decision-Making
7 1 (3.13%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) OO PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Scrum
7 1 (3.13%) SDLC
7 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 21 (65.63%) C#
2 21 (65.63%) T-SQL
3 16 (50.00%) Java
4 15 (46.88%) VB
5 10 (31.25%) VBA
6 9 (28.13%) PowerShell
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (3.13%) PHP
8 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Google