The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hereford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 7 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 9 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 45.00% 18.60% 70.00%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 100.00% 72.73% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SQL Server
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 45.00% 25.58% 70.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £33,400 £19,126
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hereford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hereford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hereford region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Hereford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hereford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Hereford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Hereford

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Document Management
3 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 3 (17.65%) MySQL
4 3 (17.65%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 3 (17.65%) Apache
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) MPLS
4 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) Dell
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Kofax
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) MPLS
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
1 3 (17.65%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 4 (23.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 3 (17.65%) MI Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Junior C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) EqualLogic
1 3 (17.65%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Linux
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Document Management
2 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) BCP
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESX
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (17.65%) Dell
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) Kofax
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) F5