Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 42 9
Rank change year-on-year +37 -33 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 24 11 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 22.22% 3.93% 19.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.36% 8.03% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 70
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £23,500 £17,700 £27,350
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,800 £49,000
Wales median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -2.50% +3.90% +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 66 137 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 61.11% 48.93% 54.38%
Number of salaries quoted 60 135 197
West Wales median annual salary £38,750 £36,412 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.42% -8.97% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £25,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +32 24 £40,000 - 4
SQL
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) C#
3 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) VB6
6 7 (29.17%) VB
6 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (25.00%) OpenStack
7 6 (25.00%) Ansible
7 6 (25.00%) DevOps
7 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 6 (25.00%) Puppet
7 6 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (25.00%) IaaS
7 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (25.00%) Storage Management
7 6 (25.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (25.00%) Serverless

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 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (25.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 6 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (25.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 6 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (25.00%) IaaS
2 6 (25.00%) Serverless
3 1 (4.17%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (29.17%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (25.00%) Junior
6 5 (20.83%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (16.67%) Analyst
8 3 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 3 (12.50%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
9 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
9 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior .NET Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior Analyst
10 1 (4.17%) Junior Developer
10 1 (4.17%) Junior Test Analyst
10 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
10 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) ASP.NET
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) CentOS
1 6 (25.00%) Fedora
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) MVC
2 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (25.00%) DevOps
2 6 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.50%) OOP
3 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Business Forecasting
5 1 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (4.17%) Development Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) VB
3 7 (29.17%) VB6
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) Python
4 3 (12.50%) Ruby
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Ansible
1 6 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
1 6 (25.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) VMware