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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1011 1035 1180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.19% 19.44% 19.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 43.30% 44.14% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 813 852 1062
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2335 2345 3004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.69% 44.05% 48.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1972 2005 2684
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 391 £41,500 +3.75% 53
Slough +1 132 £42,500 -8.60% 14
Bracknell +4 96 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Newbury +2 70 £40,000 - 4
Maidenhead -3 70 £40,000 -14.89% 6
Windsor -1 24 £45,000 - 4
Wokingham -9 24 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Ascot -2 3 £38,500 +71.11%
Hungerford +3 2 £48,750 +50.00%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 773 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 746 (36.09%) .NET
3 684 (33.09%) Microsoft
4 670 (32.41%) Windows
5 647 (31.30%) C#
6 502 (24.29%) JavaScript
7 492 (23.80%) Oracle
8 486 (23.51%) HTML
9 426 (20.61%) ASP.NET
10 362 (17.51%) Linux
11 346 (16.74%) MS Excel
11 346 (16.74%) CSS
12 338 (16.35%) Java
13 316 (15.29%) Degree
14 314 (15.19%) T-SQL
15 301 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
16 274 (13.26%) MVC
17 251 (12.14%) UNIX
18 242 (11.71%) Finance
19 238 (11.51%) XML
19 238 (11.51%) SQL Server 2008
20 236 (11.42%) Web Services
21 235 (11.37%) IIS
21 235 (11.37%) Telecoms
22 226 (10.93%) Active Directory
23 223 (10.79%) jQuery
24 222 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
25 210 (10.16%) VMware
26 208 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
27 191 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 235 (11.37%) IIS
2 148 (7.16%) SharePoint
3 128 (6.19%) MS Exchange
4 65 (3.14%) Lotus Domino
5 64 (3.10%) Apache
5 64 (3.10%) WebLogic
6 53 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 52 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 49 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 46 (2.23%) Tomcat
10 42 (2.03%) CMS
11 40 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
12 34 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
13 27 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 23 (1.11%) IBM Notes
15 22 (1.06%) WebSphere
16 21 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
17 20 (0.97%) Drupal
18 15 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
18 15 (0.73%) WordPress
Applications
1 346 (16.74%) MS Excel
2 93 (4.50%) MS Office
3 17 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.48%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.19%) MS Project
6 2 (0.097%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.097%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.048%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 42 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
2 41 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 36 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (1.31%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 8 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.29%) BusinessWorks
8 5 (0.24%) SalesLogix
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Cash Management
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
10 3 (0.15%) Academy Housing
10 3 (0.15%) arcHouse
10 3 (0.15%) HFM
10 3 (0.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 3 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 61 (2.95%) SaaS
2 41 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.44%) Office 365
6 5 (0.24%) Google Apps
7 4 (0.19%) PaaS
8 1 (0.048%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.048%) GitHub
8 1 (0.048%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.048%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 189 (9.14%) Firewall
2 119 (5.76%) SAN
3 114 (5.52%) TCP/IP
4 88 (4.26%) Internet
5 60 (2.90%) DNS
6 47 (2.27%) VoIP
7 45 (2.18%) VPN
7 45 (2.18%) HTTP
8 35 (1.69%) LDAP
9 34 (1.64%) DHCP
10 32 (1.55%) NAS
11 27 (1.31%) MPLS
12 22 (1.06%) Intranet
13 20 (0.97%) tcpdump
14 19 (0.92%) ATM
14 19 (0.92%) LAN
14 19 (0.92%) SMTP
15 18 (0.87%) Ethernet
15 18 (0.87%) FTP
15 18 (0.87%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 773 (37.40%) SQL Server
2 238 (11.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 191 (9.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 178 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
5 177 (8.56%) Relational Database
6 153 (7.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 114 (5.52%) MySQL
8 101 (4.89%) Oracle Database
9 99 (4.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 95 (4.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 74 (3.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 53 (2.56%) OLAP
13 52 (2.52%) RDBMS
14 46 (2.23%) Oracle Database 10g
15 37 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
16 34 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
17 30 (1.45%) Essbase
18 28 (1.35%) Oracle Discoverer
18 28 (1.35%) DB2
18 28 (1.35%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 139 (6.72%) Visual Studio
2 88 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 75 (3.63%) Selenium
4 43 (2.08%) Subversion
5 31 (1.50%) JIRA
6 24 (1.16%) JUnit
7 22 (1.06%) Metasploit
8 20 (0.97%) Eclipse
9 18 (0.87%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 18 (0.87%) Git (software)
10 17 (0.82%) Jenkins
10 17 (0.82%) Maven
11 16 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
12 15 (0.73%) WebDriver
13 12 (0.58%) EasyMock
13 12 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 11 (0.53%) Selenium IDE
14 11 (0.53%) Ant
15 10 (0.48%) Hudson
16 9 (0.44%) MSTest
General
1 242 (11.71%) Finance
2 235 (11.37%) Telecoms
3 106 (5.13%) Retail
4 70 (3.39%) Marketing
5 58 (2.81%) French Language
6 40 (1.94%) German Language
7 30 (1.45%) Banking
8 24 (1.16%) Games
9 21 (1.02%) Back Office
10 18 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
11 17 (0.82%) Manufacturing
12 16 (0.77%) Legal
13 14 (0.68%) Billing
14 13 (0.63%) Multimedia
14 13 (0.63%) Spanish Language
14 13 (0.63%) Advertising
15 12 (0.58%) Italian Language
16 10 (0.48%) Publishing
17 8 (0.39%) Automotive
17 8 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 843 (40.78%) Developer
2 269 (13.01%) .NET Developer
3 235 (11.37%) Analyst
4 203 (9.82%) Support Engineer
5 184 (8.90%) Consultant
6 157 (7.60%) Senior Developer
7 148 (7.16%) C# Developer
8 137 (6.63%) Technical Support
9 134 (6.48%) Software Developer
10 127 (6.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 102 (4.93%) Technical Engineer
12 99 (4.79%) Technical Support Engineer
13 93 (4.50%) Java Developer
14 87 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
14 87 (4.21%) DBA
15 83 (4.02%) Web Developer
16 80 (3.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 80 (3.87%) SQL Developer
16 80 (3.87%) Business Analyst
17 75 (3.63%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (36.09%) .NET
2 486 (23.51%) HTML
3 426 (20.61%) ASP.NET
4 346 (16.74%) CSS
5 238 (11.51%) XML
6 236 (11.42%) Web Services
7 223 (10.79%) jQuery
8 160 (7.74%) .NET Framework
9 158 (7.64%) Ajax
10 136 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 132 (6.39%) WCF
12 92 (4.45%) J2EE
13 90 (4.35%) HTML5
14 89 (4.31%) Hibernate
15 85 (4.11%) Spring
16 62 (3.00%) WPF
16 62 (3.00%) LINQ
17 61 (2.95%) JSP
17 61 (2.95%) SOAP
18 51 (2.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 153 (7.40%) Computer Science
2 82 (3.97%) Clustering
3 67 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
4 65 (3.14%) Management Information System
5 51 (2.47%) Open Source
6 42 (2.03%) Mobile App
6 42 (2.03%) Client/Server
7 38 (1.84%) Mathematics
8 35 (1.69%) iPhone
9 29 (1.40%) Replication
10 27 (1.31%) Oracle Exalytics
11 26 (1.26%) Data Integration
11 26 (1.26%) Visualisation
12 24 (1.16%) IPTV
13 23 (1.11%) GIS
14 19 (0.92%) Data Extraction
15 17 (0.82%) Social Media
16 15 (0.73%) Inversion of Control
17 13 (0.63%) FMCG
18 12 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 670 (32.41%) Windows
2 362 (17.51%) Linux
3 251 (12.14%) UNIX
4 208 (10.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 153 (7.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (2.81%) Android
8 47 (2.27%) Solaris
9 46 (2.23%) Windows XP
10 37 (1.79%) Ubuntu
11 36 (1.74%) CentOS
12 32 (1.55%) Windows 7
13 21 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 20 (0.97%) Windows Mobile
14 20 (0.97%) Apple iOS
15 18 (0.87%) Windows 2000
16 17 (0.82%) Oracle Linux
17 15 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
18 9 (0.44%) Windows 8
18 9 (0.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (14.56%) Business Intelligence
2 274 (13.26%) MVC
3 222 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (8.18%) ETL
5 152 (7.35%) Software Engineering
6 109 (5.27%) Performance Tuning
7 105 (5.08%) Scrum
8 103 (4.98%) TDD
9 100 (4.84%) CRM
10 99 (4.79%) Data Modelling
11 96 (4.64%) Project Management
12 88 (4.26%) OO
13 86 (4.16%) ITIL
14 85 (4.11%) Web Development
15 80 (3.87%) Migration
16 79 (3.82%) Analytics
17 76 (3.68%) OOP
18 70 (3.39%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (3.00%) Unit Testing
20 60 (2.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 647 (31.30%) C#
2 502 (24.29%) JavaScript
3 338 (16.35%) Java
4 314 (15.19%) T-SQL
5 141 (6.82%) PHP
6 123 (5.95%) VB.NET
7 110 (5.32%) C++
8 98 (4.74%) Perl
8 98 (4.74%) PL/SQL
9 88 (4.26%) Shell Script
10 78 (3.77%) Python
11 74 (3.58%) VB
12 41 (1.98%) Bash Shell
13 38 (1.84%) VBScript
13 38 (1.84%) PowerShell
14 36 (1.74%) VBA
15 31 (1.50%) C
15 31 (1.50%) Ruby
16 19 (0.92%) VB6
17 15 (0.73%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 316 (15.29%) Degree
2 133 (6.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 114 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 92 (4.45%) MCSE
5 88 (4.26%) SC Cleared
6 81 (3.92%) MCITP
7 58 (2.81%) CISSP
8 51 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
9 47 (2.27%) CCNA
10 36 (1.74%) MCSA
11 31 (1.50%) DV Cleared
12 26 (1.26%) ISEB
13 23 (1.11%) MCP
14 21 (1.02%) MCTS
15 20 (0.97%) CISA
15 20 (0.97%) OSCP
15 20 (0.97%) OSCE
16 19 (0.92%) CEH
16 19 (0.92%) CCNP
17 18 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (4.69%) QA
2 94 (4.55%) SLA
3 44 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 32 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.26%) HL7
6 20 (0.97%) Data Quality
7 19 (0.92%) HIPAA
8 18 (0.87%) GPG13
9 11 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.15%) GAMP
11 2 (0.097%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.097%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.048%) COBIT
12 1 (0.048%) WCAG
12 1 (0.048%) BS25999
System Software
1 226 (10.93%) Active Directory
2 82 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 67 (3.24%) Hyper-V
4 35 (1.69%) vSphere
5 31 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
6 26 (1.26%) XenApp
7 23 (1.11%) Snort
8 21 (1.02%) Nmap
9 18 (0.87%) VMware ESX
10 13 (0.63%) Xen
11 12 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (0.53%) ISA Server
13 10 (0.48%) Terminal Server
14 9 (0.44%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.19%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.19%) IAG
16 3 (0.15%) KVM
16 3 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 3 (0.15%) NLBS
Systems Management
1 40 (1.94%) SCCM
2 22 (1.06%) Nessus
3 21 (1.02%) NetBackup
4 20 (0.97%) SCOM
5 18 (0.87%) Backup Exec
6 13 (0.63%) Legato
6 13 (0.63%) ARCserve
7 11 (0.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (0.53%) Nagios
8 10 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 10 (0.48%) Plesk
9 9 (0.44%) Puppet
10 8 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (0.29%) WSUS
11 6 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.24%) NSN NetAct
12 5 (0.24%) TIBCO Hawk
12 5 (0.24%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
13 3 (0.15%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 684 (33.09%) Microsoft
2 492 (23.80%) Oracle
3 210 (10.16%) VMware
4 86 (4.16%) Citrix
5 60 (2.90%) Cisco
6 59 (2.85%) Cognos
7 56 (2.71%) Fujitsu
8 51 (2.47%) Business Objects
9 48 (2.32%) Red Hat
10 39 (1.89%) JBoss
11 37 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (1.64%) IBM
13 30 (1.45%) HP
13 30 (1.45%) Veritas
14 29 (1.40%) Hyperion
15 28 (1.35%) Lotus
16 27 (1.31%) Google
16 27 (1.31%) SAP
17 25 (1.21%) Symantec
18 22 (1.06%) Sophos
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bupa, Pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension, Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 3 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + £5k car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Career Opportunity
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Halarose Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000 - 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30k - 35,0000
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago