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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 3 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 21.43% 28.00% 36.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 60.00% 41.18% 60.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 28
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
5 17 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hereford 35.71% 68.00% 60.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 47
Average salary £40,000 £25,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (60.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 5 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) Java
5 4 (40.00%) Logistics
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (40.00%) WSDL
5 4 (40.00%) Ajax
5 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (40.00%) WCF
5 4 (40.00%) RESTful
5 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 4 (40.00%) SOAP

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Hereford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Toad
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
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%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) XML
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 4 (40.00%) SOAP
4 4 (40.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) WSDL
4 4 (40.00%) Ajax
4 4 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) RESTful
4 4 (40.00%) ADO.NET
5 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) ADO
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle