Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a SQL Developer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

SQL Developer
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 102 112
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL Developer 21 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.04% 2.18% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 2.26% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 18 44 42
Wales median annual salary £35,750 £34,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.38% -4.86% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £24,250 £29,850
90th Percentile £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1973 2522 2699
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.43% 96.59% 98.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 2182 2276
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,825 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

SQL Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL Developer in Wales

SQL Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL Developer in Wales

SQL Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Developer in Wales

SQL Developer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
South Wales -2 16 £40,000 +19.40% 1
West Wales -12 3 £23,000 -42.50%
North Wales - 2 £35,000 - 2
SQL Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wales region featuring SQL Developer in the job title.

1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 8 (38.10%) SDLC
7 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (28.57%) ETL
8 6 (28.57%) .NET
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (23.81%) QA
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
9 5 (23.81%) Power BI
10 4 (19.05%) RequireJS
10 4 (19.05%) React
10 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
10 4 (19.05%) DevOps
10 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (19.05%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (19.05%) Umbraco

SQL Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 4 (19.05%) CMS
1 4 (19.05%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (19.05%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (23.81%) Power BI
3 5 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
6 1 (4.76%) MS Access
6 1 (4.76%) QlikView
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (19.05%) React
2 4 (19.05%) RequireJS
3 1 (4.76%) ActiveX
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) COM
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (38.10%) SDLC
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) ETL
4 5 (23.81%) Process Improvement
5 4 (19.05%) Code Coverage
5 4 (19.05%) DevOps
5 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 4 (19.05%) Release Management
5 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
6 2 (9.52%) Data Management
7 1 (4.76%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (4.76%) Issue Tracking
7 1 (4.76%) Line Management
7 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) SQL
2 9 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 5 (23.81%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) HND
2 3 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Sitecore
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Tableau