The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 989 1141 1099
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.02% 19.35% 20.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.55% 44.38% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 740 888 977
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1996 2571 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.34% 43.59% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1599 2048 2253
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +1 377 £40,000 - 32
Slough 0 160 £42,500 -12.37% 8
Bracknell -3 114 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Newbury -1 90 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Maidenhead +1 76 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Windsor -12 29 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Wokingham +1 23 £35,000 -2.09% 5
Thatcham +1 3 £45,000 -10.00%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 719 (34.84%) Windows
2 642 (31.10%) SQL Server
3 635 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 524 (25.39%) .NET
5 507 (24.56%) Oracle
6 479 (23.21%) C#
7 469 (22.72%) HTML
8 453 (21.95%) JavaScript
9 435 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
10 369 (17.88%) Finance
11 355 (17.20%) Java
12 344 (16.67%) Degree
13 329 (15.94%) Linux
14 326 (15.79%) VMware
15 324 (15.70%) Active Directory
16 322 (15.60%) MS Excel
17 321 (15.55%) CSS
18 288 (13.95%) ASP.NET
19 282 (13.66%) XML
20 274 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
21 263 (12.74%) Telecoms
22 262 (12.69%) Security Cleared
23 261 (12.65%) jQuery
24 248 (12.02%) UNIX
25 236 (11.43%) Web Services
26 230 (11.14%) MVC
27 227 (11.00%) SC Cleared
28 226 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
29 225 (10.90%) IIS
30 224 (10.85%) DNS

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (10.90%) IIS
2 180 (8.72%) SharePoint
3 146 (7.07%) Apache
4 120 (5.81%) MS Exchange
5 89 (4.31%) Tomcat
6 69 (3.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 60 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 47 (2.28%) WebSphere
9 45 (2.18%) Exchange Server 2003
10 37 (1.79%) Apache Solr
11 35 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
12 33 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2007
13 31 (1.50%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 29 (1.41%) CMS
15 27 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
16 26 (1.26%) JBoss
17 23 (1.11%) Oracle Workflow
18 19 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
19 18 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 322 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 105 (5.09%) MS Office
3 22 (1.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (0.44%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.29%) MS Project
6 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.048%) SPSS
7 1 (0.048%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 35 (1.70%) Oracle EBS
2 28 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
3 27 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 26 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
5 15 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
6 14 (0.68%) HFM
7 13 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 10 (0.48%) Oracle Financials
9 10 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.39%) Agresso
11 8 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle Assets
12 6 (0.29%) CSG Singleview
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 72 (3.49%) SaaS
2 21 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (0.58%) Taleo
4 7 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.34%) Office 365
5 4 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.15%) PaaS
7 2 (0.097%) IaaS
8 1 (0.048%) Trello
8 1 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 224 (10.85%) DNS
2 106 (5.14%) DHCP
3 89 (4.31%) HTTP
4 87 (4.22%) TCP/IP
5 86 (4.17%) Firewall
6 84 (4.07%) SAN
7 83 (4.02%) Internet
8 50 (2.42%) LAN
9 46 (2.23%) WAN
10 38 (1.84%) VPN
11 29 (1.41%) Ethernet
12 27 (1.31%) SMTP
13 23 (1.11%) Broadband
13 23 (1.11%) MPLS
14 21 (1.02%) Wireshark
14 21 (1.02%) NAS
15 19 (0.92%) Network Security
15 19 (0.92%) SSL
16 17 (0.82%) SDH
16 17 (0.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 642 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 149 (7.22%) Relational Database
3 128 (6.20%) MySQL
4 109 (5.28%) Oracle Database
5 108 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 96 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 83 (4.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 81 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
9 78 (3.78%) RDBMS
10 66 (3.20%) EDRMS
11 61 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
12 58 (2.81%) NoSQL
12 58 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 56 (2.71%) IDOL
13 56 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
14 53 (2.57%) Oracle Database 11g
15 49 (2.37%) DB2
16 46 (2.23%) MongoDB
17 45 (2.18%) SQL Server 2005
18 44 (2.13%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 99 (4.80%) Visual Studio
2 88 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 79 (3.83%) Subversion
3 79 (3.83%) Git (software)
4 65 (3.15%) Selenium
5 61 (2.96%) Oracle Forms
6 45 (2.18%) Jenkins
7 37 (1.79%) Mockito
7 37 (1.79%) QuickTest Pro
8 36 (1.74%) Toad
9 27 (1.31%) MSI
9 27 (1.31%) Maven
10 21 (1.02%) WinRunner
11 19 (0.92%) Oracle APEX
12 18 (0.87%) TestDirector
13 17 (0.82%) JIRA
14 15 (0.73%) JUnit
14 15 (0.73%) LoadRunner
15 14 (0.68%) Eclipse
16 13 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 369 (17.88%) Finance
2 263 (12.74%) Telecoms
3 137 (6.64%) Retail
4 71 (3.44%) Banking
4 71 (3.44%) Marketing
5 41 (1.99%) Manufacturing
6 34 (1.65%) Billing
7 32 (1.55%) Advertising
8 26 (1.26%) French Language
9 20 (0.97%) Legal
10 16 (0.78%) Automotive
11 14 (0.68%) German Language
12 13 (0.63%) Spanish Language
13 9 (0.44%) Publishing
14 7 (0.34%) Russian Language
15 6 (0.29%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.29%) Electronics
16 5 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 747 (36.19%) Developer
2 259 (12.55%) Analyst
3 248 (12.02%) Support Engineer
4 201 (9.74%) Consultant
5 165 (7.99%) .NET Developer
6 119 (5.77%) C# Developer
7 116 (5.62%) Java Developer
8 102 (4.94%) Web Developer
9 95 (4.60%) Applications Support
9 95 (4.60%) Technical Support
10 94 (4.55%) Software Engineer
11 93 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 89 (4.31%) Software Developer
13 74 (3.59%) Senior Developer
14 73 (3.54%) Technical Engineer
15 72 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
16 69 (3.34%) Test Analyst
17 64 (3.10%) Technical Support Engineer
18 63 (3.05%) Administrator
19 61 (2.96%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (25.39%) .NET
2 469 (22.72%) HTML
3 321 (15.55%) CSS
4 288 (13.95%) ASP.NET
5 282 (13.66%) XML
6 261 (12.65%) jQuery
7 236 (11.43%) Web Services
8 140 (6.78%) Ajax
9 124 (6.01%) Spring
10 112 (5.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 110 (5.33%) .NET Framework
12 108 (5.23%) WCF
13 105 (5.09%) J2EE
13 105 (5.09%) HTML5
14 92 (4.46%) JSP
15 91 (4.41%) SOAP
16 71 (3.44%) JSON
17 63 (3.05%) XSLT
18 59 (2.86%) Hibernate
19 56 (2.71%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 226 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 213 (10.32%) Computer Science
3 88 (4.26%) Client/Server
4 75 (3.63%) Statistics
5 55 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 55 (2.66%) Clustering
6 53 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
7 45 (2.18%) Open Source
8 43 (2.08%) iPad
9 39 (1.89%) Mathematics
10 32 (1.55%) Blackberry
11 31 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 28 (1.36%) Data Integration
13 20 (0.97%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.87%) Inversion of Control
14 18 (0.87%) EPoS
15 17 (0.82%) Smartphone
15 17 (0.82%) FMCG
16 14 (0.68%) Visualisation
17 13 (0.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 719 (34.84%) Windows
2 329 (15.94%) Linux
3 274 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 248 (12.02%) UNIX
5 222 (10.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 146 (7.07%) Windows XP
7 115 (5.57%) Windows 7
8 78 (3.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (1.89%) Solaris
10 33 (1.60%) Windows 2000
10 33 (1.60%) Android
11 23 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 22 (1.07%) Apple iOS
13 17 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 15 (0.73%) Windows Vista
15 13 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (0.58%) AIX
17 7 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
18 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
18 6 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 435 (21.08%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (11.14%) MVC
3 202 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
4 195 (9.45%) ITIL
5 172 (8.33%) Scrum
6 141 (6.83%) Software Engineering
7 131 (6.35%) Mentoring
8 120 (5.81%) OO
8 120 (5.81%) ETL
9 113 (5.47%) Migration
10 105 (5.09%) TDD
11 102 (4.94%) Unit Testing
12 91 (4.41%) CRM
12 91 (4.41%) Project Management
13 89 (4.31%) SOA
14 86 (4.17%) Workflow
15 73 (3.54%) Time Management
16 70 (3.39%) Incident Management
17 68 (3.29%) Data Migration
17 68 (3.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 479 (23.21%) C#
2 453 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 355 (17.20%) Java
4 175 (8.48%) T-SQL
5 174 (8.43%) PowerShell
6 173 (8.38%) PL/SQL
7 95 (4.60%) VB.NET
8 91 (4.41%) C++
9 84 (4.07%) VB
10 80 (3.88%) PHP
11 71 (3.44%) VBScript
12 60 (2.91%) Perl
13 56 (2.71%) Shell Script
14 53 (2.57%) Python
15 50 (2.42%) C
16 30 (1.45%) Ruby
17 21 (1.02%) XPath
17 21 (1.02%) VBA
18 15 (0.73%) Bash Shell
19 11 (0.53%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 344 (16.67%) Degree
2 262 (12.69%) Security Cleared
3 227 (11.00%) SC Cleared
4 137 (6.64%) DV Cleared
5 84 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 79 (3.83%) ISEB
7 54 (2.62%) ISTQB
8 49 (2.37%) MCSE
9 47 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
10 41 (1.99%) CCNA
11 38 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
12 34 (1.65%) CISSP
13 30 (1.45%) CCNP
14 28 (1.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 19 (0.92%) MCP
15 19 (0.92%) MCITP
16 16 (0.78%) MCSA
17 12 (0.58%) MCTS
17 12 (0.58%) CISA
18 11 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (5.38%) QA
2 52 (2.52%) SLA
3 37 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 27 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.44%) GPG13
6 9 (0.44%) HL7
7 8 (0.39%) COBIT
8 1 (0.048%) JSP 440
System Software
1 324 (15.70%) Active Directory
2 202 (9.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 121 (5.86%) Hyper-V
4 76 (3.68%) ISA Server
5 40 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 33 (1.60%) vSphere
7 13 (0.63%) XenApp
7 13 (0.63%) XenServer
7 13 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 13 (0.63%) Firmware
7 13 (0.63%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
9 7 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
11 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.097%) Nmap
12 2 (0.097%) Samba
13 1 (0.048%) Xen
13 1 (0.048%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 96 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 86 (4.17%) SCCM
3 56 (2.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 42 (2.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 36 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
6 32 (1.55%) Netcool
7 28 (1.36%) SCOM
8 22 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (0.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 13 (0.63%) Unicenter
10 12 (0.58%) WSUS
11 11 (0.53%) EdgeSight
12 10 (0.48%) Nagios
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 7 (0.34%) CA Spectrum
13 7 (0.34%) HP UCMDB
14 5 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 5 (0.24%) Legato
14 5 (0.24%) Backup Exec
15 3 (0.15%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 635 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 507 (24.56%) Oracle
3 326 (15.79%) VMware
4 190 (9.21%) Citrix
5 102 (4.94%) Veritas
6 81 (3.92%) SAP
7 77 (3.73%) Meridio
8 74 (3.59%) Fujitsu
9 73 (3.54%) Cisco
10 70 (3.39%) HP
11 59 (2.86%) Business Objects
12 52 (2.52%) IBM
13 37 (1.79%) hybris
14 35 (1.70%) Sybase
15 32 (1.55%) Red Hat
15 32 (1.55%) McAfee
16 26 (1.26%) Informatica
17 25 (1.21%) EMC
18 24 (1.16%) Remedy
19 23 (1.11%) Hyperion
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £50,000 to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago