Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 16 8
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 25 47 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 10.42% 19.34% 34.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.66% 29.94% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 20 40 44
West Wales median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £27,864
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +43.55% -24.18%
10th Percentile £21,575 £24,950 £17,975
90th Percentile £49,050 £56,250 £43,375
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

SQL is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 121 157 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 50.42% 64.61% 68.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 141 89
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £57,500 £45,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in West Wales

SQL
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for SQL in West Wales

SQL
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in West Wales over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in West Wales

SQL
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Swansea -6 23 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Carmarthenshire - 2 £40,000 -
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
3 8 (32.00%) Scrum
4 7 (28.00%) SaaS
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) Ajax
7 4 (16.00%) Java
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) OO
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (8.00%) Relational Database

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.00%) nginx
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) SaaS
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) NUnit
2 1 (4.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Graduate
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Junior
5 2 (8.00%) Senior DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) jQuery
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) Web Services
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.00%) Backbone.js
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (4.00%) React
7 1 (4.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) CentOS
2 1 (4.00%) Fedora
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) MVC
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) OO
4 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) ETL
5 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) Java 8
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
1 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Ansible
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
1 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SaltStack
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.00%) VMware