Period
to 23 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 7 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing SQL 80 64 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 21.05% 33.86% 22.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.72% 47.06% 36.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79 56 21
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +11.76% +4.62%
10th Percentile £22,900 £25,375 £17,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +2.94%

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 183 136 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 48.16% 71.96% 62.18%
Number of salaries quoted 180 126 63
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £24,500 £26,875 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £70,000
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 23 November 2017.

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 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
Swansea +2 79 £38,125 -4.69% 1
Carmarthenshire -5 1 £25,000 -13.79%
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Wales region with a requirement for SQL.

1 52 (65.00%) .NET
2 43 (53.75%) C#
3 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (48.75%) MVC
5 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
6 37 (46.25%) JavaScript
7 29 (36.25%) HTML
8 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
9 26 (32.50%) CSS
10 22 (27.50%) T-SQL
10 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (25.00%) Degree
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 17 (21.25%) jQuery
14 16 (20.00%) Ajax
15 15 (18.75%) WCF
15 15 (18.75%) Scrum
15 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (17.50%) Web Development
16 14 (17.50%) XML
17 13 (16.25%) Java
17 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
18 12 (15.00%) TDD
19 11 (13.75%) VB.NET
19 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
20 10 (12.50%) SDLC
20 10 (12.50%) DevOps
20 10 (12.50%) OO
20 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework

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 5 (6.25%) OpenStack
2 3 (3.75%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (6.25%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (6.25%) IaaS
3 5 (6.25%) Route 53
3 5 (6.25%) Serverless
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
5 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) DNS
1 5 (6.25%) PuTTY
1 5 (6.25%) tcpdump
1 5 (6.25%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.75%) Power BI
7 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.25%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.75%) Maven
4 6 (7.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.25%) Ant
5 5 (6.25%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.25%) Fiddler
6 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.75%) JIRA
7 3 (3.75%) Moq
7 3 (3.75%) NUnit
8 1 (1.25%) Selenium
8 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.75%) Finance
3 2 (2.50%) Advertising
3 2 (2.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.25%) Games
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 25 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Senior Developer
4 17 (21.25%) C# Developer
5 13 (16.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (16.25%) Software Developer
6 11 (13.75%) Analyst
6 11 (13.75%) VB.NET Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (8.75%) C# Software Developer
9 7 (8.75%) DBA
9 7 (8.75%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (8.75%) SQL DBA
10 6 (7.50%) Data Analyst
10 6 (7.50%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 5 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
11 5 (6.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.00%) .NET
2 29 (36.25%) HTML
3 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
4 26 (32.50%) CSS
5 22 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (21.25%) jQuery
7 16 (20.00%) Ajax
8 15 (18.75%) WCF
9 14 (17.50%) XML
10 10 (12.50%) .NET Framework
11 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (8.75%) NHibernate
13 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
14 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
14 5 (6.25%) Sass
14 5 (6.25%) SOAP
14 5 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.25%) Public Cloud
4 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.75%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.50%) User Experience
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (48.75%) MVC
3 15 (18.75%) Scrum
4 14 (17.50%) Web Development
5 12 (15.00%) TDD
6 10 (12.50%) DevOps
6 10 (12.50%) OO
6 10 (12.50%) SDLC
7 9 (11.25%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.25%) Migration
7 9 (11.25%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (11.25%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.75%) ETL
10 6 (7.50%) OOP
10 6 (7.50%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.25%) Data Analysis
11 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
11 5 (6.25%) Mathematics
11 5 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.75%) C#
2 37 (46.25%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.50%) T-SQL
4 13 (16.25%) Java
5 11 (13.75%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.25%) C
7 8 (10.00%) VB
8 5 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.75%) MCP
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.25%) ISEB
4 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.75%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (6.25%) Puppet
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) VMware
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle
3 5 (6.25%) Red Hat
3 5 (6.25%) SaltStack
4 3 (3.75%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.25%) HP
5 1 (1.25%) Xamarin