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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 10 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 9 7 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 23.08% 21.88% 28.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 39.13% 36.84% 43.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 34
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
23 19 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 58.97% 59.38% 65.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 83
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
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 19 September 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 7 £31,500 +5.00%
Ross-on-Wye - 1 - -
SQL
West Midlands

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
3 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (47.06%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (41.18%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) HTML
6 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET
7 6 (35.29%) MVC
7 6 (35.29%) Degree
8 5 (29.41%) WCF
8 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) OO
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) SOAP
9 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (23.53%) Java
9 4 (23.53%) Ajax
9 4 (23.53%) Logistics
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (23.53%) WSDL
9 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) AutoCAD
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 10 (58.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 4 (23.53%) QlikView
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (11.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Business Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 6 (35.29%) ADO.NET
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) MDX
6 4 (23.53%) WSDL
6 4 (23.53%) Ajax
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.88%) LINQ
8 1 (5.88%) CSS
8 1 (5.88%) ADO
8 1 (5.88%) XSLT
8 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 5 (29.41%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (23.53%) Logistics
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Email Management
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) VB.NET
2 10 (58.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (41.18%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) VB
5 2 (11.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Logi Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Autodesk