The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for SQL Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Herefordshire / Hereford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 15 3
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12  
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 4 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 6.45% 7.69% 36.36%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 19.05% 11.11% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 5
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL Server is in the database and business intelligence skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills.

Database & Business Intelligence Skills
Hereford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database and business intelligence skills 21 36 9
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hereford 33.87% 69.23% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 20 36 6
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.15% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hereford citing SQL Server as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Hereford

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Hereford

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Hereford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Hereford over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Hereford

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hereford region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) CMS
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) WPF
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Database Security
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) LINQ
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Google
5 2 (28.57%) Telerik

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
1 3 (42.86%) DBA
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) SQL DBA
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Classic ASP
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) Database Security
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Telerik