The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 6 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 21.95% 25.00% 27.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.00% 37.50% 39.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 24
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,529 £30,000 £34,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +2.73%
SQL
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 16 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 60.98% 66.67% 69.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 70
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Herefordshire

SQL
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hereford +3 8 £31,500 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) VB.NET
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (52.17%) C#
4 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 8 (34.78%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
8 7 (30.43%) XML
8 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
8 7 (30.43%) Degree
9 6 (26.09%) MDX
9 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (26.09%) Logi Analytics
9 6 (26.09%) WCF
9 6 (26.09%) QlikView
9 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
9 6 (26.09%) Tableau
9 6 (26.09%) OO
9 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) Windows
10 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Herefordshire 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 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (43.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (26.09%) QlikView
5 6 (26.09%) Relational Database
5 6 (26.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (73.91%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Business Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (82.61%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) XML
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Framework
4 6 (26.09%) MDX
4 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 5 (21.74%) ADO.NET
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) SOAP
6 4 (17.39%) WSDL
6 4 (17.39%) HTML5
6 4 (17.39%) RESTful
6 4 (17.39%) Ajax
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.35%) XSLT
8 1 (4.35%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (17.39%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Logistics
4 2 (8.70%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Email Management
5 1 (4.35%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) VB.NET
2 12 (52.17%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) T-SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (17.39%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
5 1 (4.35%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Logi Analytics
1 6 (26.09%) Tableau
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft