The first table below looks at the demand for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1083 908 1265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.81% 16.61% 20.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.06% 41.82% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 868 816 1143
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +1.38%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2121 2171 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.80% 39.71% 49.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1946 2603
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL
South East

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

SQL Salary Trend in Berkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Berkshire

SQL
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Reading -1 416 £45,000 +5.88% 41
Bracknell +3 123 £40,000 -8.57% 8
Newbury -1 107 £37,500 - 8
Slough 0 104 £42,500 - 20
Maidenhead +6 94 £42,500 -2.85% 5
Wokingham +11 22 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Windsor +3 16 £41,500 -6.21% 2
Hungerford -1 1 £50,000 +33.33%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 770 (37.16%) SQL Server
2 726 (35.04%) .NET
3 681 (32.87%) Windows
4 648 (31.27%) C#
5 641 (30.94%) Microsoft
6 532 (25.68%) HTML
7 488 (23.55%) Oracle
8 467 (22.54%) JavaScript
9 448 (21.62%) ASP.NET
10 384 (18.53%) CSS
11 345 (16.65%) MS Excel
12 321 (15.49%) Linux
13 317 (15.30%) Java
14 302 (14.58%) Degree
15 296 (14.29%) T-SQL
16 290 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
17 287 (13.85%) XML
18 274 (13.22%) Web Services
19 268 (12.93%) jQuery
20 265 (12.79%) MVC
21 242 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
22 239 (11.53%) VMware
23 234 (11.29%) Active Directory
24 232 (11.20%) Finance
25 228 (11.00%) IIS
26 210 (10.14%) UNIX
27 195 (9.41%) Telecoms
27 195 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
28 190 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
29 170 (8.20%) Computer Science

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 228 (11.00%) IIS
2 159 (7.67%) SharePoint
3 107 (5.16%) MS Exchange
4 98 (4.73%) Apache
5 66 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 58 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 45 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
8 44 (2.12%) Lotus Domino
9 41 (1.98%) Oracle Workflow
10 36 (1.74%) CMS
10 36 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
10 36 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
11 32 (1.54%) WebLogic
12 28 (1.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 28 (1.35%) WebSphere
13 25 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
14 24 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
15 23 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
16 17 (0.82%) SAS
16 17 (0.82%) Drupal
Applications
1 345 (16.65%) MS Excel
2 85 (4.10%) MS Office
3 26 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.24%) MS Project
7 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.097%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 45 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 22 (1.06%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 21 (1.01%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 16 (0.77%) Agresso
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
8 10 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
9 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.39%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.39%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
12 5 (0.24%) SalesLogix
13 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
13 4 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.76%) SaaS
2 41 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.21%) Office 365
4 16 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (0.63%) Taleo
6 6 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.24%) PaaS
7 5 (0.24%) IaaS
8 1 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.048%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 114 (5.50%) DNS
2 99 (4.78%) Firewall
3 96 (4.63%) SAN
4 83 (4.01%) TCP/IP
5 68 (3.28%) Internet
6 59 (2.85%) HTTP
7 46 (2.22%) DHCP
8 31 (1.50%) VPN
9 30 (1.45%) SMTP
10 27 (1.30%) NAS
11 26 (1.25%) LDAP
12 21 (1.01%) WAN
13 20 (0.97%) VoIP
13 20 (0.97%) FTP
14 19 (0.92%) IMAP
15 18 (0.87%) LAN
15 18 (0.87%) Broadband
16 17 (0.82%) Wireless
16 17 (0.82%) GSM
16 17 (0.82%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 770 (37.16%) SQL Server
2 195 (9.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 160 (7.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 149 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 138 (6.66%) Relational Database
6 135 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
7 113 (5.45%) MySQL
8 81 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 74 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 58 (2.80%) Oracle Database
11 50 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (2.32%) RDBMS
13 42 (2.03%) Big Data
13 42 (2.03%) DB2
14 36 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
15 35 (1.69%) OLAP
16 32 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
17 27 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
18 25 (1.21%) Cognos Report Studio
18 25 (1.21%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 143 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 131 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (3.28%) Selenium
4 62 (2.99%) Subversion
5 41 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 36 (1.74%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.45%) JIRA
8 28 (1.35%) Jenkins
9 20 (0.97%) Oracle Forms
10 18 (0.87%) WebDriver
11 16 (0.77%) Metasploit
11 16 (0.77%) JUnit
12 15 (0.72%) AQtime
12 15 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 15 (0.72%) MSI
12 15 (0.72%) WebLOAD
13 14 (0.68%) Selenium IDE
14 13 (0.63%) MSTest
15 11 (0.53%) Maven
16 8 (0.39%) TestNG
General
1 232 (11.20%) Finance
2 195 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 100 (4.83%) Retail
4 68 (3.28%) French Language
5 65 (3.14%) Marketing
6 40 (1.93%) Banking
7 35 (1.69%) German Language
8 26 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (1.21%) Back Office
10 24 (1.16%) Russian Language
10 24 (1.16%) Spanish Language
11 22 (1.06%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.87%) Advertising
13 15 (0.72%) Legal
13 15 (0.72%) Games
14 14 (0.68%) Publishing
14 14 (0.68%) Electronics
15 13 (0.63%) Automotive
15 13 (0.63%) Multimedia
16 11 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 866 (41.80%) Developer
2 279 (13.47%) .NET Developer
3 240 (11.58%) Support Engineer
4 220 (10.62%) Consultant
5 216 (10.42%) Analyst
6 162 (7.82%) C# Developer
7 131 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 128 (6.18%) Software Developer
8 128 (6.18%) Technical Support
9 127 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 120 (5.79%) Senior Developer
11 96 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 94 (4.54%) SQL Developer
13 90 (4.34%) Applications Support
13 90 (4.34%) Web Developer
14 79 (3.81%) Java Developer
15 72 (3.47%) Technical Engineer
16 71 (3.43%) Technical Support Engineer
17 70 (3.38%) Support Analyst
18 66 (3.19%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 726 (35.04%) .NET
2 532 (25.68%) HTML
3 448 (21.62%) ASP.NET
4 384 (18.53%) CSS
5 287 (13.85%) XML
6 274 (13.22%) Web Services
7 268 (12.93%) jQuery
8 158 (7.63%) WCF
9 149 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 146 (7.05%) .NET Framework
11 119 (5.74%) Ajax
12 89 (4.30%) HTML5
13 85 (4.10%) WPF
14 76 (3.67%) J2EE
15 74 (3.57%) LINQ
16 70 (3.38%) RESTful
17 68 (3.28%) SOAP
18 67 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 65 (3.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 56 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 170 (8.20%) Computer Science
2 81 (3.91%) Client/Server
3 61 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (2.90%) Clustering
5 58 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 54 (2.61%) Open Source
7 51 (2.46%) Data Integration
8 39 (1.88%) Mobile App
9 37 (1.79%) Mathematics
10 36 (1.74%) Statistics
11 27 (1.30%) iPhone
12 21 (1.01%) Smartphone
13 20 (0.97%) Replication
13 20 (0.97%) Inversion of Control
14 17 (0.82%) GIS
15 14 (0.68%) Visualisation
16 13 (0.63%) Social Media
16 13 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
16 13 (0.63%) FlexPod
16 13 (0.63%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 681 (32.87%) Windows
2 321 (15.49%) Linux
3 210 (10.14%) UNIX
4 190 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 167 (8.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 79 (3.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 76 (3.67%) Windows XP
8 59 (2.85%) Windows 7
9 51 (2.46%) Android
10 36 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
11 35 (1.69%) Solaris
12 31 (1.50%) Ubuntu
12 31 (1.50%) Windows 2000
13 23 (1.11%) Apple iOS
14 20 (0.97%) CentOS
14 20 (0.97%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (0.87%) AIX
17 14 (0.68%) HPUX
18 13 (0.63%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 290 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
2 265 (12.79%) MVC
3 242 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (6.71%) ETL
5 131 (6.32%) CRM
6 123 (5.94%) Scrum
7 109 (5.26%) OO
8 107 (5.16%) Software Engineering
9 101 (4.87%) ITIL
10 82 (3.96%) Data Modelling
10 82 (3.96%) Web Development
11 77 (3.72%) Analytics
11 77 (3.72%) TDD
12 75 (3.62%) Workflow
13 73 (3.52%) Migration
14 72 (3.47%) OOP
15 71 (3.43%) Project Management
16 68 (3.28%) Unit Testing
16 68 (3.28%) Business Analysis
17 66 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 648 (31.27%) C#
2 467 (22.54%) JavaScript
3 317 (15.30%) Java
4 296 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 129 (6.23%) VB.NET
6 120 (5.79%) PHP
7 110 (5.31%) C++
8 90 (4.34%) PL/SQL
8 90 (4.34%) VB
9 80 (3.86%) Perl
9 80 (3.86%) PowerShell
10 75 (3.62%) Python
11 57 (2.75%) Shell Script
12 55 (2.65%) VBScript
13 42 (2.03%) C
14 34 (1.64%) Ruby
15 31 (1.50%) VBA
15 31 (1.50%) Bash Shell
16 17 (0.82%) Korn
17 16 (0.77%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 302 (14.58%) Degree
2 157 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 133 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 102 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 65 (3.14%) DV Cleared
6 59 (2.85%) MCSE
7 47 (2.27%) MCITP
8 44 (2.12%) CISSP
9 28 (1.35%) MCTS
10 27 (1.30%) MCSA
11 25 (1.21%) CCNA
11 25 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (1.01%) ISEB
13 18 (0.87%) CCNP
13 18 (0.87%) MCP
14 17 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.77%) ISTQB
15 16 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (0.72%) NCDA
16 15 (0.72%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (5.50%) QA
2 95 (4.58%) SLA
3 32 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.35%) HL7
5 22 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.77%) HIPAA
7 15 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.53%) COBIT
9 8 (0.39%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.14%) GAMP
11 2 (0.097%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.048%) BS25999
System Software
1 234 (11.29%) Active Directory
2 126 (6.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (4.49%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.03%) vSphere
5 34 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 25 (1.21%) ISA Server
7 17 (0.82%) XenApp
8 16 (0.77%) Nmap
8 16 (0.77%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.68%) Snort
10 9 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (0.43%) XenServer
11 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.34%) Xen
13 6 (0.29%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.14%) NLBS
15 2 (0.097%) KVM
Systems Management
1 47 (2.27%) NetBackup
2 41 (1.98%) SCCM
3 35 (1.69%) SCOM
4 27 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 19 (0.92%) Backup Exec
6 16 (0.77%) Nessus
7 13 (0.63%) Nagios
8 12 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (0.48%) WSUS
9 10 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (0.39%) Legato
11 7 (0.34%) NSN NetAct
11 7 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
11 7 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.24%) PureDisk
12 5 (0.24%) McAfee ePO
13 4 (0.19%) Netcool
14 3 (0.14%) Plesk
14 3 (0.14%) Unicenter
14 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 641 (30.94%) Microsoft
2 488 (23.55%) Oracle
3 239 (11.53%) VMware
4 109 (5.26%) Citrix
5 50 (2.41%) Fujitsu
6 48 (2.32%) Business Objects
7 42 (2.03%) SAP
8 41 (1.98%) Cognos
8 41 (1.98%) IBM
9 40 (1.93%) Cisco
10 39 (1.88%) Veritas
11 33 (1.59%) JBoss
11 33 (1.59%) HP
12 32 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 31 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
14 28 (1.35%) NetApp
15 27 (1.30%) Sybase
16 25 (1.21%) Teradata
16 25 (1.21%) Meridio
17 23 (1.11%) Symantec
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 1 hour ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: DoE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Talent Spa
Salary: DoE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Full Bens + On call
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday