Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 6 10
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 28 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 12.67% 20.22% 32.28%
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.14% 44.72% 43.26%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 52
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% -1.62% +48.15%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,250 £25,850
90th Percentile £55,000 £50,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 121 123 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 54.75% 45.22% 74.60%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 126
West Wales median annual salary £33,934 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.17% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,050 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £54,844 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -10 28 £40,000 +1.65% 7
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) CSS
3 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (35.71%) Python
4 10 (35.71%) Java
4 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
4 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
5 9 (32.14%) XML
5 9 (32.14%) Puppet
5 9 (32.14%) Serverless
6 8 (28.57%) DNS
6 8 (28.57%) Oracle
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) JSON
7 7 (25.00%) JIRA
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) MySQL
7 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
8 6 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
8 6 (21.43%) TypeScript
8 6 (21.43%) Mockito
8 6 (21.43%) Cucumber

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 (21.43%) Confluence
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 3 (10.71%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (10.71%) nginx
4 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 10 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (32.14%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (32.14%) Serverless
3 6 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (14.29%) Office 365
5 3 (10.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (10.71%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) DHCP
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) LAN
3 4 (14.29%) MPLS
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) VPN
3 4 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Redis
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Jenkins
2 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
3 7 (25.00%) JIRA
4 6 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
4 6 (21.43%) JUnit
4 6 (21.43%) Mockito
5 3 (10.71%) Eclipse
6 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.57%) AccuRev
7 1 (3.57%) PhpStorm
7 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
7 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 4 (14.29%) DBA
2 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (14.29%) Junior
2 4 (14.29%) SQL DBA
2 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 3 (10.71%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) C# Developer
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Cloud Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior SQL DBA
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) XML
3 8 (28.57%) JSON
4 7 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (21.43%) .NET
5 6 (21.43%) Angular 2
5 6 (21.43%) Apache Cordova
5 6 (21.43%) GraphQL
5 6 (21.43%) Ionic Framework
5 6 (21.43%) REST
5 6 (21.43%) Sass
6 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.71%) HTML5
7 3 (10.71%) Middleware
7 3 (10.71%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (7.14%) React
9 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.57%) Doctrine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (21.43%) Replication
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) CentOS
4 3 (10.71%) Fedora
4 3 (10.71%) Linux
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) Scrum
3 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (21.43%) Line Management
3 6 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 6 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Coaching
5 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) Java
1 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
1 10 (35.71%) Python
2 6 (21.43%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) TypeScript
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.71%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java 8
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) QA
2 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Docker
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) Puppet
2 6 (21.43%) Terraform
3 4 (14.29%) Kubernetes
4 3 (10.71%) Ansible
4 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM
5 1 (3.57%) SCOM
5 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) Veeam
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 4 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Clearswift
5 1 (3.57%) F5
5 1 (3.57%) Facebook