Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 12 9
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 42 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 20.39% 29.06% 31.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.78% 39.60% 48.45%
Number of salaries quoted 38 50 42
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.45% -23.61%
10th Percentile £21,250 £24,425 £17,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £54,000 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

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 103 149 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 50.00% 73.40% 65.54%
Number of salaries quoted 97 133 88
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £28,350 £20,800
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,500 £46,500
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +8 41 £40,000 - 4
Carmarthenshire -1 1 £47,500 - 1
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) C#
3 15 (35.71%) .NET
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (26.19%) HTML
5 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 11 (26.19%) Scrum
6 10 (23.81%) SDLC
7 9 (21.43%) DevOps
7 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
7 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (21.43%) Maven
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (19.05%) Migration
8 8 (19.05%) MVC
9 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
9 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (14.29%) IaaS
10 6 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (14.29%) SaaS
10 6 (14.29%) Puppet

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 6 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) nginx
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 6 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (14.29%) IaaS
3 6 (14.29%) SaaS
3 6 (14.29%) Serverless
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (11.90%) AWS OpsWorks
4 5 (11.90%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (11.90%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (7.14%) Power BI
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.38%) Redis
8 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Maven
2 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Eclipse
4 5 (11.90%) Ant
4 5 (11.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.38%) Selenium
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.76%) Advertising
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) DBA
4 6 (14.29%) SQL DBA
5 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Junior
7 3 (7.14%) SQL BI Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior DBA
8 2 (4.76%) Senior SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) .NET
2 11 (26.19%) CSS
2 11 (26.19%) HTML
3 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (16.67%) jQuery
4 6 (14.29%) Ajax
4 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (14.29%) WCF
5 4 (9.52%) Web Services
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 2 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) Java EE
8 1 (2.38%) JSF
8 1 (2.38%) Middleware
8 1 (2.38%) NHibernate
8 1 (2.38%) SOAP
8 1 (2.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (11.90%) Private Cloud
1 5 (11.90%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Linux
1 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) CentOS
2 1 (2.38%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.19%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (21.43%) DevOps
5 8 (19.05%) Migration
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
6 7 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.90%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (7.14%) Web Development
11 2 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Data Extraction
11 2 (4.76%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
11 2 (4.76%) Database Tuning
11 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) C#
2 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
6 3 (7.14%) VB
7 2 (4.76%) Groovy
8 1 (2.38%) Perl
8 1 (2.38%) PHP
8 1 (2.38%) Python
8 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
1 6 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (11.90%) SaltStack
3 5 (11.90%) VMware