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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 13 8 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 23.64% 18.60% 33.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.33% 61.54% 60.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 23
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +28.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
30 13 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 54.55% 30.23% 55.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 36
Average salary £32,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £38,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Herefordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 +4 10 £41,500 +7.79%
Leominster - 4 £45,000 -
Ross-on-Wye -3 3 £35,500 -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) MS Access
7 3 (13.04%) Cognos
7 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (13.04%) XML
7 3 (13.04%) CSS
7 3 (13.04%) DB2
7 3 (13.04%) VB
7 3 (13.04%) HTML
7 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.04%) VB6
7 3 (13.04%) Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Document Management
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (13.04%) Kofax
7 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) SAN
1 1 (4.35%) Intranet
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 4 (17.39%) MS Access
4 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.04%) DB2
4 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) XML
3 3 (13.04%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) LINQ
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) ADO
4 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Statistics
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
1 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 3 (13.04%) Data Management
3 3 (13.04%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) RAD
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
4 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) MVC
5 1 (4.35%) ITIL
5 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.04%) VB
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) VB6
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
4 2 (8.70%) VBA
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Cognos
2 3 (13.04%) Kofax
3 1 (4.35%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) Apple
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec
3 1 (4.35%) Autodesk