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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 941 1019 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.78% 17.55% 19.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.33% 42.11% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 748 811 862
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
2076 2420 2412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.03% 41.67% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1749 2042 2075
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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 -3 361 £45,000 +11.11% 51
Bracknell +1 104 £43,750 +9.37% 11
Slough -3 101 £48,250 +7.22% 16
Maidenhead 0 77 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Newbury 0 63 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Windsor -4 28 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wokingham +6 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Hungerford -16 5 £42,500 -10.52%
Thatcham - 4 £45,000 -
Ascot +6 3 £35,000 -9.09%
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

1 646 (33.95%) Windows
2 612 (32.16%) SQL Server
3 587 (30.85%) Microsoft
4 491 (25.80%) .NET
5 481 (25.28%) Oracle
6 445 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
7 431 (22.65%) C#
8 400 (21.02%) JavaScript
9 399 (20.97%) Java
10 385 (20.23%) HTML
11 363 (19.08%) Finance
12 356 (18.71%) MS Excel
13 347 (18.23%) Linux
14 327 (17.18%) Degree
15 297 (15.61%) ASP.NET
16 275 (14.45%) Active Directory
17 266 (13.98%) XML
18 265 (13.93%) CSS
19 256 (13.45%) VMware
20 240 (12.61%) UNIX
21 222 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
22 220 (11.56%) jQuery
23 211 (11.09%) MVC
24 199 (10.46%) Telecoms
25 193 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
26 187 (9.83%) Software Engineering
27 184 (9.67%) Web Services
28 181 (9.51%) Computer Science
29 179 (9.41%) Scrum
30 178 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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
1 168 (8.83%) IIS
2 151 (7.93%) SharePoint
3 113 (5.94%) Apache
4 107 (5.62%) MS Exchange
5 87 (4.57%) Tomcat
6 68 (3.57%) WebLogic
7 53 (2.79%) Elasticsearch
8 52 (2.73%) WebSphere
9 50 (2.63%) CMS
10 49 (2.57%) JBoss
11 44 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
12 33 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
13 27 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
14 25 (1.31%) Apache Solr
15 22 (1.16%) Lync
15 22 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
16 21 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
17 18 (0.95%) SAS
Applications
1 356 (18.71%) MS Excel
2 103 (5.41%) MS Office
3 26 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.37%) SPSS
6 5 (0.26%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.11%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.053%) MS Project
8 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.053%) FastStats
8 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 21 (1.10%) HFM
4 16 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
6 14 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
8 11 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
9 10 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
10 9 (0.47%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
12 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
13 4 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
14 3 (0.16%) SAP R/3
14 3 (0.16%) SAP SD
15 2 (0.11%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 92 (4.83%) SaaS
2 19 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.58%) PaaS
4 11 (0.58%) Office 365
5 10 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
7 7 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.37%) Google App Engine
8 4 (0.21%) GitHub
9 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.053%) Taleo
10 1 (0.053%) Force.com
10 1 (0.053%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 165 (8.67%) DNS
2 125 (6.57%) Firewall
3 92 (4.83%) SAN
4 85 (4.47%) TCP/IP
5 79 (4.15%) DHCP
6 71 (3.73%) Internet
7 60 (3.15%) HTTP
8 44 (2.31%) LAN
9 41 (2.15%) MPLS
10 40 (2.10%) WAN
11 35 (1.84%) Ethernet
12 33 (1.73%) VPN
13 32 (1.68%) SSL
14 29 (1.52%) Network Security
14 29 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (1.37%) SDH
16 21 (1.10%) SMTP
17 20 (1.05%) VoIP
17 20 (1.05%) Wireshark
18 19 (1.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 612 (32.16%) SQL Server
2 161 (8.46%) MySQL
3 154 (8.09%) Relational Database
4 139 (7.30%) Oracle Database
5 95 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 91 (4.78%) NoSQL
7 86 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 83 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (4.31%) RDBMS
10 75 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 67 (3.52%) MongoDB
12 66 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 64 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 57 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
15 50 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
16 49 (2.57%) Oracle Database 10g
17 46 (2.42%) Big Data
18 45 (2.36%) OLAP
19 41 (2.15%) DB2
19 41 (2.15%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 111 (5.83%) Visual Studio
2 93 (4.89%) Git (software)
3 75 (3.94%) Subversion
4 61 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 56 (2.94%) Toad
6 53 (2.79%) Oracle Forms
6 53 (2.79%) Maven
7 52 (2.73%) Selenium
8 28 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 22 (1.16%) Eclipse
10 20 (1.05%) JUnit
10 20 (1.05%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.00%) WebDriver
12 18 (0.95%) Mockito
13 16 (0.84%) QuickTest Pro
14 15 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
15 13 (0.68%) JIRA
16 12 (0.63%) Cucumber
17 10 (0.53%) ClearQuest
17 10 (0.53%) ClearCase
General
1 363 (19.08%) Finance
2 199 (10.46%) Telecoms
3 104 (5.47%) Marketing
4 80 (4.20%) Retail
5 73 (3.84%) Banking
6 37 (1.94%) Advertising
7 33 (1.73%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.10%) Automotive
9 19 (1.00%) French Language
9 19 (1.00%) German Language
10 15 (0.79%) Spanish Language
10 15 (0.79%) Legal
11 14 (0.74%) Aerospace
12 13 (0.68%) Electronics
12 13 (0.68%) Billing
13 8 (0.42%) Local Government
13 8 (0.42%) Publishing
13 8 (0.42%) Games
14 7 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 676 (35.52%) Developer
2 266 (13.98%) Analyst
3 195 (10.25%) Support Engineer
4 157 (8.25%) .NET Developer
5 130 (6.83%) Java Developer
6 119 (6.25%) Consultant
7 109 (5.73%) Software Engineer
8 98 (5.15%) C# Developer
9 92 (4.83%) Applications Support
10 90 (4.73%) Web Developer
11 88 (4.62%) Technical Support
12 79 (4.15%) C# .NET Developer
13 77 (4.05%) Senior Developer
14 71 (3.73%) Support Analyst
15 66 (3.47%) Architect
16 65 (3.42%) Technical Engineer
17 64 (3.36%) ASP.NET Developer
18 61 (3.21%) Technical Support Engineer
18 61 (3.21%) Business Analyst
18 61 (3.21%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (25.80%) .NET
2 385 (20.23%) HTML
3 297 (15.61%) ASP.NET
4 266 (13.98%) XML
5 265 (13.93%) CSS
6 220 (11.56%) jQuery
7 184 (9.67%) Web Services
8 148 (7.78%) Ajax
9 145 (7.62%) Spring
10 132 (6.94%) SOAP
11 129 (6.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 106 (5.57%) WCF
13 103 (5.41%) JSON
13 103 (5.41%) J2EE
14 96 (5.04%) HTML5
15 81 (4.26%) .NET Framework
16 64 (3.36%) JSP
17 62 (3.26%) Hibernate
17 62 (3.26%) Java EE
17 62 (3.26%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 222 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 181 (9.51%) Computer Science
3 66 (3.47%) Management Information System
4 55 (2.89%) Statistics
5 48 (2.52%) Open Source
6 47 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (2.26%) Clustering
8 35 (1.84%) Client/Server
9 31 (1.63%) Mathematics
10 30 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.58%) User Experience
11 24 (1.26%) iPad
12 22 (1.16%) Mobile App
13 20 (1.05%) Algorithms
13 20 (1.05%) Visualisation
14 17 (0.89%) FMCG
14 17 (0.89%) Replication
14 17 (0.89%) Blackberry
15 14 (0.74%) PMI
16 12 (0.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 646 (33.95%) Windows
2 347 (18.23%) Linux
3 240 (12.61%) UNIX
4 178 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 170 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (3.99%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (3.73%) Windows XP
8 64 (3.36%) Windows 7
9 29 (1.52%) Solaris
10 28 (1.47%) CentOS
11 27 (1.42%) Android
12 20 (1.05%) Windows 2000
13 19 (1.00%) AIX
13 19 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.74%) Apple iOS
15 12 (0.63%) Ubuntu
16 8 (0.42%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.42%) Windows 8
17 7 (0.37%) HPUX
18 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (11.09%) MVC
3 193 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
4 187 (9.83%) Software Engineering
5 179 (9.41%) Scrum
6 160 (8.41%) TDD
7 151 (7.93%) ITIL
8 137 (7.20%) OO
9 130 (6.83%) ETL
10 105 (5.52%) Project Management
11 100 (5.25%) Migration
12 95 (4.99%) SOA
13 90 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
14 86 (4.52%) CRM
14 86 (4.52%) Mentoring
15 80 (4.20%) Waterfall
16 74 (3.89%) Service Delivery
17 73 (3.84%) Multithreading
18 71 (3.73%) Analytics
19 68 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 431 (22.65%) C#
2 400 (21.02%) JavaScript
3 399 (20.97%) Java
4 172 (9.04%) PL/SQL
5 167 (8.78%) T-SQL
6 132 (6.94%) PowerShell
7 86 (4.52%) PHP
8 72 (3.78%) Perl
9 71 (3.73%) C++
10 70 (3.68%) VB.NET
10 70 (3.68%) Python
11 61 (3.21%) Shell Script
12 59 (3.10%) VB
13 44 (2.31%) VBScript
14 43 (2.26%) C
15 40 (2.10%) Ruby
16 25 (1.31%) Bash Shell
17 24 (1.26%) VBA
18 13 (0.68%) VC++
18 13 (0.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 327 (17.18%) Degree
2 172 (9.04%) Security Cleared
3 136 (7.15%) SC Cleared
4 82 (4.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 81 (4.26%) ISEB
6 79 (4.15%) DV Cleared
7 63 (3.31%) ISTQB
8 62 (3.26%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (2.63%) CCNA
10 46 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
11 41 (2.15%) MCSE
12 40 (2.10%) CCNP
13 29 (1.52%) MCP
13 29 (1.52%) CISSP
14 26 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 20 (1.05%) MCITP
15 20 (1.05%) MCSA
16 16 (0.84%) CCA
16 16 (0.84%) Citrix Certification
17 15 (0.79%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (6.73%) QA
2 38 (2.00%) SLA
3 30 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 26 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 11 (0.58%) GPG13
6 8 (0.42%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.21%) FISMA
7 4 (0.21%) HL7
8 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.053%) JSP 440
System Software
1 275 (14.45%) Active Directory
2 156 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (6.52%) Hyper-V
4 54 (2.84%) ISA Server
5 22 (1.16%) XenApp
5 22 (1.16%) XenServer
5 22 (1.16%) XenDesktop
6 20 (1.05%) vSphere
7 18 (0.95%) Terminal Services
7 18 (0.95%) VMware ESX
7 18 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.42%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.21%) HDFS
9 4 (0.21%) Firmware
10 3 (0.16%) Snort
10 3 (0.16%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.16%) Samba
10 3 (0.16%) Postfix
10 3 (0.16%) iptables
Systems Management
1 73 (3.84%) SCCM
2 62 (3.26%) NetBackup
3 32 (1.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 31 (1.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 22 (1.16%) SCOM
6 16 (0.84%) EdgeSight
7 15 (0.79%) WSUS
8 14 (0.74%) Netcool
9 13 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
10 11 (0.58%) Veritas Storage Foundation
11 10 (0.53%) Puppet
12 9 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (0.42%) HP UCMDB
14 7 (0.37%) Plesk
14 7 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
14 7 (0.37%) cPanel
15 6 (0.32%) Webmin
15 6 (0.32%) Unicenter
16 5 (0.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 5 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 587 (30.85%) Microsoft
2 481 (25.28%) Oracle
3 256 (13.45%) VMware
4 119 (6.25%) Citrix
5 89 (4.68%) Cisco
6 75 (3.94%) HP
7 68 (3.57%) Veritas
8 61 (3.21%) IBM
9 60 (3.15%) SAP
10 49 (2.57%) Meridio
11 45 (2.36%) Business Objects
12 36 (1.89%) Red Hat
13 35 (1.84%) Informatica
14 34 (1.79%) Sitecore
15 33 (1.73%) Fujitsu
15 33 (1.73%) Sybase
16 30 (1.58%) Salesforce.com
17 29 (1.52%) Hyperion
18 28 (1.47%) Juniper
18 28 (1.47%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Full Bens Package
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Berkshire
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 50-65k
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days, health, life, pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hays IT
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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Salary: benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45,000-60,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
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Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 52k per year
Posted: Yesterday
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Go Partnership.
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday