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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 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 986 1192 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.68% 20.13% 20.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 48.12% 47.21% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 746 1023 998
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
2049 2525 2569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 34.67% 42.64% 47.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 2139 2239
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 £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 22 October 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 October 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 0 343 £40,000 -5.88% 55
Bracknell -8 133 £40,500 -10.00% 15
Slough 0 122 £40,000 -5.88% 18
Maidenhead -5 103 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Newbury -1 80 £34,000 -15.00% 11
Windsor -1 37 £42,500 - 2
Wokingham 0 21 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Thatcham +4 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 716 (34.42%) Windows
2 673 (32.36%) SQL Server
3 594 (28.56%) Microsoft
4 580 (27.88%) .NET
5 545 (26.20%) C#
6 507 (24.38%) HTML
7 481 (23.13%) Oracle
8 460 (22.12%) JavaScript
9 404 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
10 354 (17.02%) CSS
11 341 (16.39%) Finance
12 334 (16.06%) ASP.NET
13 332 (15.96%) Java
14 326 (15.67%) Degree
15 316 (15.19%) Linux
16 306 (14.71%) MS Excel
17 291 (13.99%) VMware
18 287 (13.80%) XML
19 282 (13.56%) Active Directory
20 274 (13.17%) Telecoms
21 272 (13.08%) jQuery
22 258 (12.40%) Security Cleared
23 257 (12.36%) Web Services
24 238 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
25 228 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
26 225 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
27 223 (10.72%) MVC
27 223 (10.72%) IIS
28 219 (10.53%) SC Cleared
29 216 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 223 (10.72%) IIS
2 176 (8.46%) SharePoint
3 125 (6.01%) Apache
4 114 (5.48%) MS Exchange
5 75 (3.61%) Tomcat
6 56 (2.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 49 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 47 (2.26%) WebLogic
9 38 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
10 37 (1.78%) Oracle Workflow
10 37 (1.78%) Exchange Server 5.5
11 34 (1.63%) WebSphere
12 27 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
13 26 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
13 26 (1.25%) CMS
13 26 (1.25%) Apache Solr
14 24 (1.15%) JBoss
15 20 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
16 17 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
17 16 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 306 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 80 (3.85%) MS Office
3 18 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.48%) PowerPivot
5 9 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.29%) MS Project
7 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 37 (1.78%) Oracle EBS R12
3 36 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (1.11%) Oracle ERP
5 21 (1.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 20 (0.96%) Agresso
7 15 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
8 12 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
9 11 (0.53%) HFM
10 10 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.38%) CSG Singleview
11 8 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
12 6 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
13 5 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
14 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle Internet Expenses
15 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
15 3 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 81 (3.89%) SaaS
2 35 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.91%) Office 365
4 16 (0.77%) Taleo
5 9 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.29%) IaaS
7 3 (0.14%) PaaS
8 2 (0.096%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.048%) Trello
9 1 (0.048%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 195 (9.38%) DNS
2 92 (4.42%) Internet
3 90 (4.33%) DHCP
4 80 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 75 (3.61%) SAN
6 73 (3.51%) Firewall
7 72 (3.46%) HTTP
8 44 (2.12%) WAN
9 41 (1.97%) LAN
10 31 (1.49%) SMTP
11 30 (1.44%) Broadband
12 29 (1.39%) VPN
13 22 (1.06%) NAS
14 21 (1.01%) Wireshark
15 19 (0.91%) IMAP
16 18 (0.87%) 3G
17 16 (0.77%) FTP
18 14 (0.67%) MPLS
18 14 (0.67%) Ethernet
19 13 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 673 (32.36%) SQL Server
2 143 (6.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 122 (5.87%) Relational Database
4 119 (5.72%) MySQL
5 116 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 110 (5.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 93 (4.47%) Oracle Database
8 89 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
9 58 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
9 58 (2.79%) RDBMS
10 54 (2.60%) EDRMS
11 52 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 48 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
13 47 (2.26%) DB2
13 47 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
14 45 (2.16%) OLAP
15 44 (2.12%) Big Data
15 44 (2.12%) IDOL
16 42 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
17 41 (1.97%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 115 (5.53%) Visual Studio
1 115 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 89 (4.28%) Subversion
3 71 (3.41%) Selenium
4 65 (3.13%) Git (software)
5 49 (2.36%) Jenkins
6 38 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
7 32 (1.54%) JIRA
8 30 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
9 29 (1.39%) Eclipse
10 26 (1.25%) Mockito
11 24 (1.15%) MSI
12 20 (0.96%) Toad
13 19 (0.91%) Oracle APEX
13 19 (0.91%) Maven
14 18 (0.87%) LoadRunner
15 17 (0.82%) AQtime
15 17 (0.82%) WebLOAD
16 16 (0.77%) WinRunner
17 13 (0.63%) WebDriver
General
1 341 (16.39%) Finance
2 274 (13.17%) Telecoms
3 147 (7.07%) Retail
4 63 (3.03%) Banking
5 54 (2.60%) Marketing
6 50 (2.40%) French Language
7 36 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 29 (1.39%) Billing
9 26 (1.25%) Advertising
10 20 (0.96%) Legal
11 19 (0.91%) German Language
12 18 (0.87%) Russian Language
13 17 (0.82%) Spanish Language
14 15 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
14 15 (0.72%) Back Office
15 12 (0.58%) Publishing
15 12 (0.58%) Automotive
16 11 (0.53%) Electronics
17 9 (0.43%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 826 (39.71%) Developer
2 236 (11.35%) Analyst
3 235 (11.30%) Support Engineer
4 224 (10.77%) Consultant
5 216 (10.38%) .NET Developer
6 140 (6.73%) C# Developer
7 113 (5.43%) Java Developer
8 110 (5.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 109 (5.24%) Senior Developer
10 106 (5.10%) Software Developer
11 104 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
12 95 (4.57%) Applications Support
13 91 (4.38%) Technical Support
14 87 (4.18%) Web Developer
15 79 (3.80%) SQL Developer
16 75 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 73 (3.51%) Software Engineer
18 61 (2.93%) Support Analyst
19 60 (2.88%) Programmer
20 57 (2.74%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 580 (27.88%) .NET
2 507 (24.38%) HTML
3 354 (17.02%) CSS
4 334 (16.06%) ASP.NET
5 287 (13.80%) XML
6 272 (13.08%) jQuery
7 257 (12.36%) Web Services
8 129 (6.20%) WCF
9 121 (5.82%) .NET Framework
10 110 (5.29%) Ajax
11 109 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 103 (4.95%) HTML5
13 89 (4.28%) J2EE
14 84 (4.04%) Spring
15 70 (3.37%) JSP
16 68 (3.27%) SOAP
17 66 (3.17%) XSLT
18 60 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 58 (2.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 56 (2.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 225 (10.82%) Analytical Skills
2 204 (9.81%) Computer Science
3 102 (4.90%) Client/Server
4 65 (3.13%) Statistics
5 64 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 52 (2.50%) Clustering
7 50 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 47 (2.26%) Open Source
9 45 (2.16%) Data Integration
9 45 (2.16%) Mathematics
10 40 (1.92%) Mobile App
11 31 (1.49%) Blackberry
11 31 (1.49%) Smartphone
12 29 (1.39%) iPad
13 24 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
14 18 (0.87%) Algorithms
15 16 (0.77%) EPoS
16 14 (0.67%) iPhone
16 14 (0.67%) Replication
16 14 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 716 (34.42%) Windows
2 316 (15.19%) Linux
3 238 (11.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 216 (10.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 210 (10.10%) UNIX
6 145 (6.97%) Windows XP
7 106 (5.10%) Windows 7
8 68 (3.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 41 (1.97%) Android
10 38 (1.83%) Windows 2000
11 31 (1.49%) Windows 8
12 29 (1.39%) Apple iOS
13 28 (1.35%) Solaris
14 27 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
15 20 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (0.67%) Windows Vista
16 14 (0.67%) AIX
17 13 (0.63%) Ubuntu
18 9 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
18 9 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (19.42%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (10.96%) Business Intelligence
3 223 (10.72%) MVC
4 183 (8.80%) ITIL
5 162 (7.79%) Scrum
6 119 (5.72%) CRM
7 113 (5.43%) Software Engineering
8 112 (5.38%) Mentoring
9 111 (5.34%) ETL
10 95 (4.57%) Workflow
11 92 (4.42%) Unit Testing
12 90 (4.33%) OO
13 88 (4.23%) Migration
14 79 (3.80%) Project Management
15 76 (3.65%) Web Development
16 71 (3.41%) SOA
16 71 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
16 71 (3.41%) TDD
17 68 (3.27%) Service Management
17 68 (3.27%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 545 (26.20%) C#
2 460 (22.12%) JavaScript
3 332 (15.96%) Java
4 206 (9.90%) T-SQL
5 143 (6.88%) PL/SQL
6 131 (6.30%) PowerShell
7 114 (5.48%) VB.NET
8 110 (5.29%) PHP
9 100 (4.81%) C++
10 88 (4.23%) VB
11 72 (3.46%) Perl
12 66 (3.17%) VBScript
13 60 (2.88%) Shell Script
14 58 (2.79%) C
14 58 (2.79%) Python
15 40 (1.92%) Ruby
16 27 (1.30%) XPath
17 19 (0.91%) VBA
18 17 (0.82%) Bash Shell
19 12 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 326 (15.67%) Degree
2 258 (12.40%) Security Cleared
3 219 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 120 (5.77%) DV Cleared
5 72 (3.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 52 (2.50%) ISEB
7 47 (2.26%) MCSE
8 43 (2.07%) CISSP
9 30 (1.44%) ISTQB
10 29 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.20%) CCNA
13 20 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 19 (0.91%) MCITP
15 15 (0.72%) CCNP
15 15 (0.72%) CISA
16 14 (0.67%) PCI QSA
16 14 (0.67%) CISM
17 13 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 13 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (4.57%) QA
2 65 (3.13%) SLA
3 46 (2.21%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 14 (0.67%) COBIT
7 11 (0.53%) HL7
8 8 (0.38%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.19%) GPG13
10 2 (0.096%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.096%) Data Quality
System Software
1 282 (13.56%) Active Directory
2 197 (9.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (5.34%) Hyper-V
4 55 (2.64%) ISA Server
5 45 (2.16%) vSphere
6 42 (2.02%) VMware ESX
7 13 (0.63%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.63%) XenApp
7 13 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 12 (0.58%) Firmware
8 12 (0.58%) XenServer
9 9 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (0.43%) Nmap
10 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 7 (0.34%) Terminal Services
12 6 (0.29%) Snort
13 5 (0.24%) VMware Server
14 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
15 2 (0.096%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 83 (3.99%) NetBackup
2 65 (3.13%) SCCM
3 45 (2.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 33 (1.59%) SCOM
5 29 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
6 28 (1.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 24 (1.15%) Netcool
8 21 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
9 14 (0.67%) WSUS
9 14 (0.67%) Nagios
10 13 (0.63%) Backup Exec
11 12 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (0.48%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (0.48%) Unicenter
12 10 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
13 9 (0.43%) Nessus
14 8 (0.38%) Legato
15 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
16 5 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
17 4 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 594 (28.56%) Microsoft
2 481 (23.13%) Oracle
3 291 (13.99%) VMware
4 162 (7.79%) Citrix
5 84 (4.04%) Fujitsu
6 80 (3.85%) Veritas
7 78 (3.75%) SAP
8 65 (3.13%) Business Objects
9 63 (3.03%) Cisco
10 60 (2.88%) Meridio
11 56 (2.69%) HP
12 42 (2.02%) IBM
13 34 (1.63%) Sybase
14 32 (1.54%) NetApp
15 31 (1.49%) Red Hat
15 31 (1.49%) EMC
16 30 (1.44%) McAfee
17 26 (1.25%) Teradata
17 26 (1.25%) hybris
18 24 (1.15%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + 9% Bonus
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
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Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
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Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum GBP 25 - 30K +Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum GBP 45 - 60K +Many benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Bens + Car
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Salary: 45,000 - 52,000
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Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum Plus Bens + Bonus
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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