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 29 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
29 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 1100 896 1273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.71% 16.26% 21.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.04% 41.37% 43.11%
Number of salaries quoted 870 803 1148
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
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
2155 2166 2953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.61% 39.30% 49.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1935 2586
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 £28,000 £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 29 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 29 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 0 420 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Bracknell +3 126 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Newbury 0 108 £37,500 - 10
Slough +1 106 £41,500 -2.35% 17
Maidenhead +6 101 £40,000 -8.57% 6
Wokingham +14 26 £30,000 -20.00% 6
Windsor 0 15 £36,500 -5.19%
Hungerford +1 1 £50,000 +33.33% 1
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 774 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 722 (34.61%) .NET
3 697 (33.41%) Windows
4 650 (31.16%) C#
5 647 (31.02%) Microsoft
6 532 (25.50%) HTML
7 499 (23.92%) Oracle
8 469 (22.48%) JavaScript
9 443 (21.24%) ASP.NET
10 383 (18.36%) CSS
11 349 (16.73%) MS Excel
12 326 (15.63%) Linux
13 320 (15.34%) Java
14 309 (14.81%) Degree
15 289 (13.85%) T-SQL
16 287 (13.76%) XML
16 287 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
17 278 (13.33%) Web Services
18 267 (12.80%) jQuery
19 260 (12.46%) MVC
20 245 (11.74%) VMware
21 244 (11.70%) Finance
21 244 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
22 240 (11.51%) Active Directory
23 225 (10.79%) IIS
24 216 (10.35%) UNIX
25 201 (9.64%) Telecoms
26 194 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
27 192 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
28 178 (8.53%) Computer Science

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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
1 225 (10.79%) IIS
2 164 (7.86%) SharePoint
3 104 (4.99%) MS Exchange
4 100 (4.79%) Apache
5 68 (3.26%) Tomcat
6 59 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
7 43 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
8 41 (1.97%) Lotus Domino
9 40 (1.92%) Oracle Workflow
10 37 (1.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 35 (1.68%) CMS
11 35 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2007
12 33 (1.58%) WebLogic
13 29 (1.39%) WebSphere
13 29 (1.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 26 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
15 25 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 22 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
17 17 (0.81%) SAS
18 16 (0.77%) Drupal
Applications
1 349 (16.73%) MS Excel
2 86 (4.12%) MS Office
3 26 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.24%) MS Project
7 4 (0.19%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 44 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
3 35 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 22 (1.05%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 18 (0.86%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 16 (0.77%) Agresso
7 12 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
8 9 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
8 9 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
8 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
9 8 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
10 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 5 (0.24%) SalesLogix
12 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
12 4 (0.19%) CSG Singleview
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
12 4 (0.19%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.74%) SaaS
2 39 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.20%) Office 365
4 16 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.62%) Taleo
5 13 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.29%) PaaS
6 6 (0.29%) Google Apps
6 6 (0.29%) IaaS
7 1 (0.048%) GitHub
7 1 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 123 (5.90%) DNS
2 100 (4.79%) Firewall
3 97 (4.65%) SAN
4 84 (4.03%) TCP/IP
5 67 (3.21%) Internet
6 61 (2.92%) HTTP
7 50 (2.40%) DHCP
8 32 (1.53%) SMTP
8 32 (1.53%) VPN
9 28 (1.34%) NAS
10 25 (1.20%) WAN
10 25 (1.20%) LDAP
11 22 (1.05%) LAN
12 21 (1.01%) IMAP
13 19 (0.91%) VoIP
13 19 (0.91%) FTP
14 18 (0.86%) Broadband
15 17 (0.81%) UMTS
15 17 (0.81%) GSM
15 17 (0.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 774 (37.10%) SQL Server
2 192 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 160 (7.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 150 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 136 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 133 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
7 114 (5.47%) MySQL
8 80 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
9 74 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 59 (2.83%) Oracle Database
11 54 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (2.30%) RDBMS
13 45 (2.16%) DB2
14 44 (2.11%) Big Data
15 35 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
16 33 (1.58%) OLAP
17 31 (1.49%) Crystal Reports
18 28 (1.34%) MS Access
19 27 (1.29%) EDRMS
19 27 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 142 (6.81%) Visual Studio
2 136 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (3.26%) Selenium
4 62 (2.97%) Subversion
5 44 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 36 (1.73%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.44%) JIRA
8 28 (1.34%) Jenkins
9 19 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (0.91%) MSI
10 18 (0.86%) WebDriver
11 17 (0.81%) AQtime
11 17 (0.81%) WebLOAD
12 16 (0.77%) JUnit
12 16 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 15 (0.72%) Metasploit
14 14 (0.67%) MSTest
14 14 (0.67%) Selenium IDE
15 11 (0.53%) Maven
16 10 (0.48%) LoadRunner
General
1 244 (11.70%) Finance
2 201 (9.64%) Telecoms
3 104 (4.99%) Retail
4 67 (3.21%) French Language
5 64 (3.07%) Marketing
6 44 (2.11%) Banking
7 34 (1.63%) German Language
8 25 (1.20%) Russian Language
8 25 (1.20%) Spanish Language
8 25 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (1.20%) Back Office
9 22 (1.05%) Manufacturing
10 18 (0.86%) Advertising
11 17 (0.81%) Legal
12 14 (0.67%) Electronics
12 14 (0.67%) Publishing
12 14 (0.67%) Games
13 13 (0.62%) Multimedia
13 13 (0.62%) Automotive
14 11 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 871 (41.75%) Developer
2 279 (13.37%) .NET Developer
3 244 (11.70%) Support Engineer
4 225 (10.79%) Consultant
5 219 (10.50%) Analyst
6 164 (7.86%) C# Developer
7 133 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 127 (6.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 127 (6.09%) Technical Support
9 124 (5.94%) Software Developer
10 118 (5.66%) Senior Developer
11 96 (4.60%) SQL Developer
11 96 (4.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 93 (4.46%) Web Developer
13 91 (4.36%) Applications Support
14 81 (3.88%) Java Developer
15 73 (3.50%) Technical Engineer
16 71 (3.40%) Technical Support Engineer
16 71 (3.40%) Support Analyst
17 62 (2.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 722 (34.61%) .NET
2 532 (25.50%) HTML
3 443 (21.24%) ASP.NET
4 383 (18.36%) CSS
5 287 (13.76%) XML
6 278 (13.33%) Web Services
7 267 (12.80%) jQuery
8 153 (7.33%) WCF
9 144 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 142 (6.81%) .NET Framework
11 118 (5.66%) Ajax
12 91 (4.36%) HTML5
13 84 (4.03%) WPF
14 80 (3.84%) J2EE
15 76 (3.64%) LINQ
16 70 (3.36%) RESTful
17 67 (3.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 66 (3.16%) SOAP
19 64 (3.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 57 (2.73%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 178 (8.53%) Computer Science
2 86 (4.12%) Client/Server
3 61 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (2.88%) Clustering
5 56 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 55 (2.64%) Open Source
7 53 (2.54%) Data Integration
8 39 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 38 (1.82%) Statistics
10 37 (1.77%) Mathematics
11 25 (1.20%) iPhone
12 22 (1.05%) Smartphone
13 21 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
14 20 (0.96%) Replication
15 15 (0.72%) GIS
16 14 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
16 14 (0.67%) Visualisation
16 14 (0.67%) Social Media
17 13 (0.62%) FlexPod
18 11 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 697 (33.41%) Windows
2 326 (15.63%) Linux
3 216 (10.35%) UNIX
4 194 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 174 (8.34%) Windows Server 2003
6 86 (4.12%) Windows XP
7 80 (3.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 68 (3.26%) Windows 7
9 50 (2.40%) Android
10 38 (1.82%) Solaris
11 35 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
12 32 (1.53%) Windows 2000
13 29 (1.39%) Ubuntu
14 23 (1.10%) Apple iOS
15 21 (1.01%) Windows 8
16 20 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 18 (0.86%) CentOS
17 18 (0.86%) AIX
18 14 (0.67%) HPUX
19 13 (0.62%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (13.76%) Business Intelligence
2 260 (12.46%) MVC
3 244 (11.70%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (6.76%) ETL
5 128 (6.14%) Scrum
6 127 (6.09%) CRM
7 111 (5.32%) Software Engineering
8 110 (5.27%) OO
9 105 (5.03%) ITIL
10 83 (3.98%) Web Development
11 80 (3.84%) Data Modelling
12 79 (3.79%) Analytics
13 77 (3.69%) Migration
14 76 (3.64%) TDD
15 74 (3.55%) Workflow
16 72 (3.45%) Project Management
17 71 (3.40%) Unit Testing
18 70 (3.36%) OOP
19 68 (3.26%) Business Analysis
20 67 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 650 (31.16%) C#
2 469 (22.48%) JavaScript
3 320 (15.34%) Java
4 289 (13.85%) T-SQL
5 133 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 118 (5.66%) PHP
7 112 (5.37%) C++
8 95 (4.55%) VB
9 92 (4.41%) PL/SQL
10 88 (4.22%) PowerShell
11 79 (3.79%) Perl
12 74 (3.55%) Python
13 59 (2.83%) VBScript
14 56 (2.68%) Shell Script
15 43 (2.06%) C
16 34 (1.63%) VBA
17 33 (1.58%) Ruby
18 30 (1.44%) Bash Shell
19 17 (0.81%) Korn
20 16 (0.77%) XPath
Qualifications
1 309 (14.81%) Degree
2 165 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 138 (6.62%) SC Cleared
4 101 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 69 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 56 (2.68%) MCSE
7 46 (2.21%) CISSP
7 46 (2.21%) MCITP
8 28 (1.34%) MCTS
9 25 (1.20%) ISEB
9 25 (1.20%) MCSA
10 24 (1.15%) CCNA
10 24 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (0.96%) ISTQB
12 18 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
12 18 (0.86%) CCNP
12 18 (0.86%) MCP
13 16 (0.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (0.72%) NCDA
14 15 (0.72%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (5.51%) QA
2 93 (4.46%) SLA
3 32 (1.53%) PCI DSS
4 30 (1.44%) HL7
5 24 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.72%) HIPAA
8 12 (0.58%) COBIT
9 7 (0.34%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.096%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.096%) GAMP
11 1 (0.048%) BS25999
11 1 (0.048%) GPG13
System Software
1 240 (11.51%) Active Directory
2 137 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (4.55%) Hyper-V
4 42 (2.01%) vSphere
5 38 (1.82%) VMware ESX
6 27 (1.29%) ISA Server
7 16 (0.77%) XenApp
7 16 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 15 (0.72%) Nmap
9 13 (0.62%) Snort
10 9 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 8 (0.38%) XenServer
12 7 (0.34%) Xen
13 6 (0.29%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
14 3 (0.14%) NLBS
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.096%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 51 (2.44%) NetBackup
2 46 (2.21%) SCCM
3 34 (1.63%) SCOM
4 31 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 19 (0.91%) Backup Exec
6 15 (0.72%) Nessus
7 13 (0.62%) Nagios
8 12 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (0.48%) WSUS
9 10 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
10 8 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 8 (0.38%) Legato
11 7 (0.34%) NSN NetAct
12 6 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
12 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
13 5 (0.24%) Netcool
14 4 (0.19%) Unicenter
14 4 (0.19%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 647 (31.02%) Microsoft
2 499 (23.92%) Oracle
3 245 (11.74%) VMware
4 117 (5.61%) Citrix
5 56 (2.68%) Fujitsu
6 46 (2.21%) Business Objects
7 45 (2.16%) SAP
8 42 (2.01%) Cisco
8 42 (2.01%) Veritas
9 41 (1.97%) IBM
10 36 (1.73%) Cognos
11 35 (1.68%) HP
12 34 (1.63%) JBoss
13 32 (1.53%) Red Hat
14 31 (1.49%) NetApp
15 30 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
16 28 (1.34%) Meridio
16 28 (1.34%) Sybase
17 27 (1.29%) Teradata
18 22 (1.05%) Symantec
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30-35k+
Posted: 7 hours ago
Berkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Rural Payments Agency
Salary: From £26,745 to £30,923 per annum Pay Award Pending
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Theale, Berkshire
i-KMP Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Negotiable for the right qualified candidate
Posted: 4 days ago