Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 16 3
Rank change year-on-year +5 -13 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 25 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 20.16% 12.94% 29.41%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.30% 37.29% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 26
Herefordshire median annual salary £37,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.79% +8.75% +26.98%
10th Percentile £32,050 £34,875 £31,250
90th Percentile £58,250 £48,750 £42,875
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

SQL Server is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Herefordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 54 59 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 43.55% 34.71% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 42 57 29
Herefordshire median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +26.98%
10th Percentile £31,150 £26,250 £30,850
90th Percentile £52,125 £52,500 £42,650
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

SQL Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

Job postings citing SQL Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server in Herefordshire

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for SQL Server in Herefordshire

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server in Herefordshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL Server in Herefordshire

SQL Server
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leominster -5 9 £37,500 -
Hereford +10 7 £40,000 -11.11%
Ross-on-Wye +2 2 £42,500 -10.53%
SQL Server
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (76.00%) SQL
3 18 (72.00%) C#
3 18 (72.00%) .NET
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (44.00%) MVC
5 11 (44.00%) Google
6 10 (40.00%) jQuery
7 9 (36.00%) BDD
7 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
7 9 (36.00%) TDD
7 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
8 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (28.00%) HTML5
9 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (28.00%) HTML
9 7 (28.00%) CSS
9 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
10 6 (24.00%) CMS
10 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 6 (24.00%) WPF
10 6 (24.00%) LINQ
10 6 (24.00%) Retail
10 6 (24.00%) Telerik
10 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (24.00%) MongoDB

SQL Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 6 (24.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Google Analytics
1 4 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (24.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (8.00%) BigQuery
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) MySQL
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 6 (24.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.00%) DBA
5 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared DBA
7 3 (12.00%) QA Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) SQL DBA
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (8.00%) UI Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
9 1 (4.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) jQuery
3 7 (28.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (28.00%) CSS
3 7 (28.00%) Entity Framework
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
4 6 (24.00%) LINQ
4 6 (24.00%) LINQ to SQL
4 6 (24.00%) WPF
5 5 (20.00%) Classic ASP
6 4 (16.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.00%) Gherkin
6 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.00%) Clustering
1 2 (8.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (8.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
1 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) MVC
3 9 (36.00%) BDD
3 9 (36.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (24.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (8.00%) DevOps
9 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (8.00%) Proactive Management
9 2 (8.00%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) SQL
2 18 (72.00%) C#
3 9 (36.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) MCSE
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Packer
1 2 (8.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Google
3 6 (24.00%) Telerik
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle