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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1075 1066 1181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.16% 18.98% 21.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.84% 45.69% 43.39%
Number of salaries quoted 826 932 1064
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
2157 2333 2722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.44% 41.55% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1681 2032 2409
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 September 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 September 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 £42,500 -5.55% 45
Bracknell -3 140 £41,500 -7.77% 6
Slough 0 108 £40,000 -5.88% 16
Maidenhead -1 97 £40,000 - 10
Newbury 0 83 £34,500 -13.75% 11
Wokingham +5 31 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Windsor -10 26 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Thatcham +5 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 728 (34.42%) SQL Server
2 707 (33.43%) Windows
3 639 (30.21%) .NET
4 616 (29.13%) Microsoft
5 595 (28.13%) C#
6 523 (24.73%) HTML
7 519 (24.54%) Oracle
8 457 (21.61%) JavaScript
9 406 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
10 373 (17.64%) ASP.NET
11 361 (17.07%) CSS
12 330 (15.60%) Java
13 329 (15.56%) Degree
14 328 (15.51%) MS Excel
15 321 (15.18%) Linux
16 311 (14.70%) Finance
17 294 (13.90%) XML
18 283 (13.38%) VMware
19 272 (12.86%) jQuery
20 269 (12.72%) Web Services
21 259 (12.25%) Telecoms
22 258 (12.20%) Active Directory
23 254 (12.01%) T-SQL
24 253 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
25 237 (11.21%) Security Cleared
26 226 (10.69%) IIS
27 223 (10.54%) UNIX
28 221 (10.45%) MVC
29 219 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
30 216 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 226 (10.69%) IIS
2 187 (8.84%) SharePoint
3 123 (5.82%) Apache
4 107 (5.06%) MS Exchange
5 77 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 57 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 54 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 39 (1.84%) Oracle Workflow
9 38 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
10 36 (1.70%) WebLogic
11 35 (1.65%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 33 (1.56%) WebSphere
13 26 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 26 (1.23%) Lotus Domino
13 26 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 25 (1.18%) CMS
15 24 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
17 20 (0.95%) Apache Solr
18 16 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 328 (15.51%) MS Excel
2 84 (3.97%) MS Office
3 19 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (0.43%) PowerPivot
5 9 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.28%) MS Project
7 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.095%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.047%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 50 (2.36%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 37 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.18%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 20 (0.95%) Agresso
6 15 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
6 15 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
7 12 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
8 10 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
10 8 (0.38%) CSG Singleview
10 8 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
13 4 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
14 3 (0.14%) HFM
14 3 (0.14%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 85 (4.02%) SaaS
2 39 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.18%) Office 365
4 16 (0.76%) Taleo
5 11 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.28%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) PaaS
7 3 (0.14%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.047%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 174 (8.23%) DNS
2 86 (4.07%) SAN
2 86 (4.07%) Internet
3 80 (3.78%) DHCP
4 77 (3.64%) TCP/IP
5 76 (3.59%) Firewall
6 71 (3.36%) HTTP
7 38 (1.80%) WAN
8 35 (1.65%) LAN
9 30 (1.42%) SMTP
10 29 (1.37%) Broadband
11 26 (1.23%) VPN
12 25 (1.18%) NAS
13 21 (0.99%) IMAP
14 19 (0.90%) FTP
15 18 (0.85%) 3G
16 17 (0.80%) LDAP
16 17 (0.80%) Wireshark
17 15 (0.71%) BGP
18 14 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (34.42%) SQL Server
2 147 (6.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 136 (6.43%) Relational Database
4 133 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 127 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 126 (5.96%) MySQL
7 111 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
8 73 (3.45%) Oracle Database
9 71 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 59 (2.79%) RDBMS
11 54 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
12 52 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 50 (2.36%) DB2
14 49 (2.32%) EDRMS
15 47 (2.22%) Big Data
16 43 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
17 41 (1.94%) IDOL
18 38 (1.80%) MS Access
19 35 (1.65%) OLAP
20 32 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 131 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 126 (5.96%) Visual Studio
3 84 (3.97%) Subversion
4 70 (3.31%) Selenium
5 58 (2.74%) Git (software)
6 45 (2.13%) Jenkins
7 33 (1.56%) JIRA
8 31 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
9 29 (1.37%) Eclipse
10 22 (1.04%) MSI
11 20 (0.95%) Mockito
12 19 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
13 17 (0.80%) LoadRunner
13 17 (0.80%) WebLOAD
13 17 (0.80%) AQtime
14 16 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 16 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
15 15 (0.71%) Maven
16 12 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 12 (0.57%) WebDriver
General
1 311 (14.70%) Finance
2 259 (12.25%) Telecoms
3 134 (6.34%) Retail
4 63 (2.98%) French Language
5 58 (2.74%) Marketing
5 58 (2.74%) Banking
6 30 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 27 (1.28%) Advertising
8 25 (1.18%) German Language
9 24 (1.13%) Billing
10 23 (1.09%) Russian Language
11 22 (1.04%) Spanish Language
12 21 (0.99%) Back Office
13 19 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 19 (0.90%) Legal
14 14 (0.66%) Electronics
14 14 (0.66%) Multimedia
14 14 (0.66%) Publishing
15 13 (0.61%) Automotive
16 8 (0.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 840 (39.72%) Developer
2 252 (11.91%) Consultant
3 248 (11.73%) .NET Developer
4 236 (11.16%) Support Engineer
5 226 (10.69%) Analyst
6 151 (7.14%) C# Developer
7 121 (5.72%) C# .NET Developer
8 114 (5.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 114 (5.39%) Software Developer
9 109 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 104 (4.92%) Technical Support
11 100 (4.73%) Java Developer
12 99 (4.68%) Applications Support
13 84 (3.97%) SQL Developer
14 83 (3.92%) Web Developer
15 82 (3.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 71 (3.36%) Support Analyst
17 63 (2.98%) Technical Consultant
18 62 (2.93%) Software Engineer
19 58 (2.74%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 639 (30.21%) .NET
2 523 (24.73%) HTML
3 373 (17.64%) ASP.NET
4 361 (17.07%) CSS
5 294 (13.90%) XML
6 272 (12.86%) jQuery
7 269 (12.72%) Web Services
8 142 (6.71%) WCF
9 130 (6.15%) .NET Framework
10 120 (5.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 110 (5.20%) Ajax
12 102 (4.82%) HTML5
13 90 (4.26%) J2EE
14 71 (3.36%) Spring
15 67 (3.17%) WPF
16 66 (3.12%) SOAP
17 64 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 62 (2.93%) XSLT
19 61 (2.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 60 (2.84%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 219 (10.35%) Analytical Skills
2 191 (9.03%) Computer Science
3 99 (4.68%) Client/Server
4 61 (2.88%) Statistics
4 61 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 57 (2.70%) Data Integration
6 53 (2.51%) Clustering
7 51 (2.41%) Open Source
8 47 (2.22%) Management Information System
9 43 (2.03%) Mathematics
10 41 (1.94%) Mobile App
11 30 (1.42%) Smartphone
12 26 (1.23%) Blackberry
13 24 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
14 20 (0.95%) iPad
15 18 (0.85%) iPhone
16 15 (0.71%) Replication
17 14 (0.66%) Mobile Computing
18 13 (0.61%) FlexPod
19 12 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 707 (33.43%) Windows
2 321 (15.18%) Linux
3 223 (10.54%) UNIX
4 216 (10.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 208 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 125 (5.91%) Windows XP
7 95 (4.49%) Windows 7
8 68 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (2.22%) Android
10 37 (1.75%) Windows 2000
11 34 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
12 31 (1.47%) Solaris
13 30 (1.42%) Apple iOS
14 26 (1.23%) Windows 8
15 19 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 19 (0.90%) AIX
15 19 (0.90%) Ubuntu
16 14 (0.66%) HPUX
17 12 (0.57%) Windows Vista
17 12 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 406 (19.20%) Agile Software Development
2 253 (11.96%) Business Intelligence
3 221 (10.45%) MVC
4 165 (7.80%) Scrum
5 153 (7.23%) ITIL
6 136 (6.43%) ETL
7 132 (6.24%) CRM
8 117 (5.53%) Software Engineering
9 104 (4.92%) Mentoring
10 97 (4.59%) Migration
11 92 (4.35%) Unit Testing
12 88 (4.16%) Workflow
12 88 (4.16%) OO
13 80 (3.78%) Web Development
14 74 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
14 74 (3.50%) Project Management
15 71 (3.36%) TDD
16 70 (3.31%) OOP
16 70 (3.31%) Data Migration
17 66 (3.12%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 595 (28.13%) C#
2 457 (21.61%) JavaScript
3 330 (15.60%) Java
4 254 (12.01%) T-SQL
5 127 (6.00%) PowerShell
6 123 (5.82%) VB.NET
6 123 (5.82%) PL/SQL
7 112 (5.30%) C++
8 103 (4.87%) PHP
9 99 (4.68%) VB
10 74 (3.50%) Perl
11 68 (3.22%) Shell Script
12 62 (2.93%) VBScript
13 54 (2.55%) Python
13 54 (2.55%) C
14 32 (1.51%) VBA
14 32 (1.51%) Ruby
15 26 (1.23%) XPath
16 21 (0.99%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 329 (15.56%) Degree
2 237 (11.21%) Security Cleared
3 206 (9.74%) SC Cleared
4 110 (5.20%) DV Cleared
5 84 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 48 (2.27%) MCSE
7 44 (2.08%) CISSP
8 41 (1.94%) ISEB
9 31 (1.47%) ISTQB
10 28 (1.32%) MCITP
11 24 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
12 21 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
13 19 (0.90%) CCNA
14 18 (0.85%) MCTS
15 16 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 15 (0.71%) CISA
16 15 (0.71%) MCP
16 15 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
16 15 (0.71%) NCDA
16 15 (0.71%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (4.92%) QA
2 87 (4.11%) SLA
3 43 (2.03%) PCI DSS
4 29 (1.37%) HL7
5 26 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.66%) COBIT
8 10 (0.47%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.14%) GPG13
10 2 (0.095%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.095%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 258 (12.20%) Active Directory
2 185 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (5.01%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.27%) ISA Server
4 48 (2.27%) vSphere
5 41 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 11 (0.52%) XenApp
6 11 (0.52%) Nmap
6 11 (0.52%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.43%) XenServer
9 8 (0.38%) Snort
9 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.33%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.14%) Xen
11 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
11 3 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.095%) NLBS
12 2 (0.095%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.095%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 77 (3.64%) NetBackup
2 55 (2.60%) SCCM
3 42 (1.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 30 (1.42%) SCOM
5 22 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
6 19 (0.90%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 17 (0.80%) Netcool
8 15 (0.71%) Nagios
8 15 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
9 13 (0.61%) Backup Exec
10 11 (0.52%) Nessus
10 11 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 11 (0.52%) CA Spectrum
11 10 (0.47%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (0.47%) Unicenter
12 9 (0.43%) WSUS
13 8 (0.38%) Legato
14 6 (0.28%) PureDisk
15 4 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
16 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 616 (29.13%) Microsoft
2 519 (24.54%) Oracle
3 283 (13.38%) VMware
4 155 (7.33%) Citrix
5 82 (3.88%) Fujitsu
6 69 (3.26%) SAP
6 69 (3.26%) Veritas
7 59 (2.79%) Cisco
8 56 (2.65%) Meridio
9 53 (2.51%) Business Objects
10 48 (2.27%) HP
11 38 (1.80%) IBM
12 36 (1.70%) Teradata
13 34 (1.61%) Sybase
13 34 (1.61%) NetApp
14 31 (1.47%) EMC
14 31 (1.47%) Red Hat
15 30 (1.42%) JBoss
16 23 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (1.09%) Telerik
Wokingham, Berkshire
Vadis People
Salary: circ £30,000 - £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Montash
Salary: competitive package
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Three
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £400 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £28,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago