The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 30.00% 20.00% 29.82%
As % of the Programming Languages category 50.00% 25.00% 51.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 15
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £30,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
SQL
Herefordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hereford region.

Programming Languages Category
Hereford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
6 8 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 60.00% 80.00% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 31
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Hereford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Hereford

SQL
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

SQL Salary Trend in Hereford

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hereford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing SQL 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.

1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (40.00%) Logistics
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) WSDL
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) Relational Database

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hereford region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) SOAP
3 4 (40.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) WSDL
3 4 (40.00%) Ajax
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (40.00%) WCF
3 4 (40.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (40.00%) Logistics
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Autodesk