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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 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 976 1188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 18.32% 17.80% 21.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.91% 44.44% 42.92%
Number of salaries quoted 849 868 1072
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
2154 2196 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.71% 40.06% 49.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1946 2435
Average salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 0 432 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Bracknell -2 130 £41,000 -8.88% 7
Slough -3 101 £40,000 -5.88% 21
Newbury -1 97 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Maidenhead -1 94 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Wokingham +7 26 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Windsor -10 22 £35,750 -7.14% 2
Thatcham - 1 - -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 741 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 704 (33.68%) Windows
3 673 (32.20%) .NET
4 619 (29.62%) Microsoft
5 613 (29.33%) C#
6 520 (24.88%) HTML
7 511 (24.45%) Oracle
8 461 (22.06%) JavaScript
9 404 (19.33%) ASP.NET
10 363 (17.37%) CSS
11 335 (16.03%) MS Excel
12 333 (15.93%) Degree
13 320 (15.31%) Linux
14 315 (15.07%) Java
15 293 (14.02%) XML
16 282 (13.49%) Web Services
17 278 (13.30%) Finance
18 271 (12.97%) VMware
19 268 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
19 268 (12.82%) jQuery
20 267 (12.78%) T-SQL
21 251 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
22 244 (11.67%) Active Directory
23 236 (11.29%) MVC
24 230 (11.00%) Telecoms
25 226 (10.81%) IIS
26 207 (9.90%) UNIX
26 207 (9.90%) Security Cleared
27 201 (9.62%) Computer Science
28 199 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (10.81%) IIS
2 173 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 120 (5.74%) Apache
4 102 (4.88%) MS Exchange
5 76 (3.64%) Tomcat
6 55 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 46 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 40 (1.91%) Oracle Workflow
9 35 (1.67%) WebLogic
10 34 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 34 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
11 33 (1.58%) Lotus Domino
11 33 (1.58%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 30 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (1.34%) CMS
14 26 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2007
15 25 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
16 18 (0.86%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.77%) SAS
18 15 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 335 (16.03%) MS Excel
2 81 (3.88%) MS Office
3 20 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.29%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.14%) MS Project
8 2 (0.096%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.096%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.048%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (2.30%) Oracle EBS
2 38 (1.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 29 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (1.20%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 18 (0.86%) Agresso
6 16 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
8 11 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 11 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
9 9 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.43%) Oracle Payroll
10 8 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
10 8 (0.38%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 7 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 6 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
13 5 (0.24%) CSG Singleview
14 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
14 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
14 4 (0.19%) Sage 200
15 3 (0.14%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 82 (3.92%) SaaS
2 39 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.20%) Office 365
4 16 (0.77%) Taleo
5 14 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.29%) IaaS
6 6 (0.29%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 150 (7.18%) DNS
2 87 (4.16%) SAN
3 83 (3.97%) Firewall
4 77 (3.68%) TCP/IP
5 76 (3.64%) Internet
6 72 (3.44%) HTTP
7 65 (3.11%) DHCP
8 32 (1.53%) WAN
8 32 (1.53%) SMTP
9 29 (1.39%) LAN
10 28 (1.34%) VPN
11 25 (1.20%) NAS
12 23 (1.10%) Broadband
13 22 (1.05%) LDAP
14 21 (1.00%) IMAP
15 18 (0.86%) 3G
16 17 (0.81%) Wireshark
16 17 (0.81%) FTP
17 16 (0.77%) GSM
17 16 (0.77%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 741 (35.45%) SQL Server
2 155 (7.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 154 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 139 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 134 (6.41%) Relational Database
6 120 (5.74%) MySQL
7 118 (5.65%) Data Warehouse
8 71 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 69 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
10 64 (3.06%) Oracle Database
11 52 (2.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 52 (2.49%) RDBMS
12 47 (2.25%) DB2
12 47 (2.25%) Big Data
13 38 (1.82%) EDRMS
14 37 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
15 33 (1.58%) MS Access
16 31 (1.48%) IDOL
17 30 (1.44%) Crystal Reports
17 30 (1.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 130 (6.22%) Visual Studio
2 129 (6.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (3.64%) Subversion
4 74 (3.54%) Selenium
5 57 (2.73%) Git (software)
6 38 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 30 (1.44%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.44%) JIRA
8 22 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
8 22 (1.05%) MSI
9 18 (0.86%) Mockito
9 18 (0.86%) WebDriver
10 17 (0.81%) AQtime
10 17 (0.81%) WebLOAD
11 16 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 15 (0.72%) MSTest
13 13 (0.62%) Selenium IDE
13 13 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
14 12 (0.57%) LoadRunner
14 12 (0.57%) JUnit
General
1 278 (13.30%) Finance
2 230 (11.00%) Telecoms
3 113 (5.41%) Retail
4 66 (3.16%) French Language
5 60 (2.87%) Marketing
6 55 (2.63%) Banking
7 30 (1.44%) German Language
8 27 (1.29%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.24%) Russian Language
10 24 (1.15%) Spanish Language
11 22 (1.05%) Back Office
11 22 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
12 20 (0.96%) Advertising
13 19 (0.91%) Legal
14 17 (0.81%) Billing
14 17 (0.81%) Multimedia
15 14 (0.67%) Publishing
15 14 (0.67%) Electronics
16 13 (0.62%) Automotive
17 8 (0.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 846 (40.48%) Developer
2 255 (12.20%) .NET Developer
3 250 (11.96%) Consultant
4 238 (11.39%) Support Engineer
5 215 (10.29%) Analyst
6 155 (7.42%) C# Developer
7 123 (5.89%) C# .NET Developer
8 121 (5.79%) Technical Support
9 116 (5.55%) Software Developer
9 116 (5.55%) ASP.NET Developer
10 114 (5.45%) Senior Developer
11 93 (4.45%) Applications Support
12 89 (4.26%) SQL Developer
12 89 (4.26%) Java Developer
13 88 (4.21%) Web Developer
14 84 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 71 (3.40%) Support Analyst
16 66 (3.16%) Technical Engineer
17 61 (2.92%) Technical Consultant
17 61 (2.92%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 673 (32.20%) .NET
2 520 (24.88%) HTML
3 404 (19.33%) ASP.NET
4 363 (17.37%) CSS
5 293 (14.02%) XML
6 282 (13.49%) Web Services
7 268 (12.82%) jQuery
8 147 (7.03%) WCF
9 134 (6.41%) .NET Framework
10 129 (6.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 116 (5.55%) Ajax
12 99 (4.74%) HTML5
13 90 (4.31%) J2EE
14 75 (3.59%) WPF
15 68 (3.25%) LINQ
16 67 (3.21%) SOAP
17 66 (3.16%) RESTful
18 63 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 62 (2.97%) XSLT
20 60 (2.87%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 201 (9.62%) Computer Science
2 95 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 66 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 57 (2.73%) Clustering
5 56 (2.68%) Data Integration
5 56 (2.68%) Open Source
6 51 (2.44%) Statistics
7 48 (2.30%) Management Information System
8 43 (2.06%) Mathematics
9 42 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 26 (1.24%) Smartphone
11 21 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
11 21 (1.00%) Blackberry
12 20 (0.96%) iPhone
13 19 (0.91%) Replication
14 18 (0.86%) iPad
15 14 (0.67%) FlexPod
15 14 (0.67%) Mobile Computing
16 13 (0.62%) Social Media
16 13 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 704 (33.68%) Windows
2 320 (15.31%) Linux
3 207 (9.90%) UNIX
4 199 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 195 (9.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 107 (5.12%) Windows XP
7 83 (3.97%) Windows 7
8 74 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 47 (2.25%) Android
10 36 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
10 36 (1.72%) Windows 2000
11 33 (1.58%) Solaris
12 29 (1.39%) Apple iOS
13 24 (1.15%) Windows 8
14 23 (1.10%) Ubuntu
15 21 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 18 (0.86%) AIX
17 14 (0.67%) HPUX
18 13 (0.62%) CentOS
18 13 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 268 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
2 251 (12.01%) Agile Software Development
3 236 (11.29%) MVC
4 151 (7.22%) Scrum
5 135 (6.46%) ETL
6 126 (6.03%) ITIL
7 123 (5.89%) CRM
8 114 (5.45%) Software Engineering
9 104 (4.98%) OO
10 89 (4.26%) Migration
11 86 (4.11%) Unit Testing
12 84 (4.02%) Workflow
13 81 (3.88%) Web Development
14 75 (3.59%) TDD
15 72 (3.44%) OOP
16 71 (3.40%) Project Management
17 69 (3.30%) Analytics
18 68 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
19 65 (3.11%) Data Migration
20 64 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 613 (29.33%) C#
2 461 (22.06%) JavaScript
3 315 (15.07%) Java
4 267 (12.78%) T-SQL
5 133 (6.36%) VB.NET
6 111 (5.31%) PHP
7 110 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 108 (5.17%) PL/SQL
9 105 (5.02%) C++
10 103 (4.93%) VB
11 73 (3.49%) Perl
12 68 (3.25%) VBScript
13 62 (2.97%) Python
14 59 (2.82%) Shell Script
15 49 (2.34%) C
16 33 (1.58%) VBA
17 32 (1.53%) Ruby
18 25 (1.20%) XPath
19 20 (0.96%) Bash Shell
20 15 (0.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 333 (15.93%) Degree
2 207 (9.90%) Security Cleared
3 177 (8.47%) SC Cleared
4 95 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 88 (4.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 49 (2.34%) CISSP
7 47 (2.25%) MCSE
8 33 (1.58%) ISEB
9 32 (1.53%) MCITP
10 26 (1.24%) ISTQB
11 22 (1.05%) MCTS
12 19 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
12 19 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
13 17 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 17 (0.81%) MCP
13 17 (0.81%) CCNA
14 16 (0.77%) NCDA
14 16 (0.77%) NCIE
14 16 (0.77%) VCAP
15 15 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.12%) QA
2 93 (4.45%) SLA
3 38 (1.82%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.53%) HL7
5 26 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (0.67%) COBIT
8 11 (0.53%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.096%) ISO 8583
10 2 (0.096%) GPG13
System Software
1 244 (11.67%) Active Directory
2 167 (7.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (4.93%) Hyper-V
4 46 (2.20%) vSphere
5 38 (1.82%) ISA Server
6 37 (1.77%) VMware ESX
7 12 (0.57%) XenApp
7 12 (0.57%) XenDesktop
7 12 (0.57%) Nmap
8 9 (0.43%) Snort
8 9 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
9 8 (0.38%) XenServer
9 8 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.24%) Xen
11 4 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.14%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.096%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.096%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.096%) Samba
13 2 (0.096%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 66 (3.16%) NetBackup
2 47 (2.25%) SCCM
3 39 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 28 (1.34%) SCOM
5 15 (0.72%) Nagios
6 14 (0.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 14 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 14 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (0.57%) Nessus
7 12 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (0.53%) Netcool
8 11 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 10 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
10 9 (0.43%) WSUS
11 8 (0.38%) Unicenter
11 8 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 7 (0.33%) Legato
13 6 (0.29%) PureDisk
14 5 (0.24%) NSN NetAct
15 3 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 619 (29.62%) Microsoft
2 511 (24.45%) Oracle
3 271 (12.97%) VMware
4 140 (6.70%) Citrix
5 70 (3.35%) Fujitsu
6 58 (2.78%) SAP
7 54 (2.58%) Veritas
8 52 (2.49%) Cisco
9 43 (2.06%) Meridio
10 42 (2.01%) Business Objects
11 40 (1.91%) HP
12 36 (1.72%) IBM
13 34 (1.63%) NetApp
14 33 (1.58%) JBoss
15 32 (1.53%) Red Hat
16 31 (1.48%) Teradata
17 29 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
18 28 (1.34%) Sybase
19 27 (1.29%) Cognos
19 27 (1.29%) EMC
Hungerford, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £48400 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Redstart Resourcing
Salary: flex Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Car allowance, Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: Yesterday