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

Location
3 months to
17 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 921 1013 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.46% 17.27% 19.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.51% 43.22% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 749 813 864
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,400 £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
2069 2344 2375
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.99% 39.95% 44.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 1976 2036
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 £60,000 £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 17 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 17 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 -3 365 £45,000 +8.43% 48
Slough -2 103 £50,000 +17.64% 19
Bracknell 0 88 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Maidenhead -1 77 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Newbury -3 59 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Windsor -5 27 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Wokingham +6 13 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Ascot +6 6 £36,000 -6.49%
Hungerford -15 4 £42,500 -12.82%
Thatcham - 3 £29,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 630 (33.46%) SQL Server
2 628 (33.35%) Windows
3 582 (30.91%) Microsoft
4 500 (26.55%) .NET
5 480 (25.49%) Oracle
6 452 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
7 434 (23.05%) C#
8 385 (20.45%) JavaScript
9 384 (20.39%) Java
10 361 (19.17%) HTML
10 361 (19.17%) MS Excel
11 352 (18.69%) Finance
12 346 (18.37%) Linux
13 318 (16.89%) Degree
14 303 (16.09%) ASP.NET
15 272 (14.45%) Active Directory
16 255 (13.54%) CSS
17 250 (13.28%) XML
18 249 (13.22%) VMware
19 228 (12.11%) UNIX
20 213 (11.31%) MVC
20 213 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
21 212 (11.26%) jQuery
22 195 (10.36%) Software Engineering
23 194 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
24 187 (9.93%) Telecoms
25 186 (9.88%) Scrum
26 183 (9.72%) T-SQL
27 177 (9.40%) Computer Science
28 176 (9.35%) Web Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 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
1 159 (8.44%) IIS
2 150 (7.97%) SharePoint
3 106 (5.63%) Apache
4 102 (5.42%) MS Exchange
5 87 (4.62%) Tomcat
6 62 (3.29%) WebLogic
7 53 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
8 51 (2.71%) WebSphere
9 50 (2.66%) JBoss
10 49 (2.60%) CMS
11 40 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 33 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
12 33 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
13 24 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
14 22 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
14 22 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (1.12%) Apache Solr
16 20 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
16 20 (1.06%) SAS
17 19 (1.01%) Lync
Applications
1 361 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 98 (5.20%) MS Office
3 26 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.48%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.42%) SPSS
6 4 (0.21%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.053%) MS Project
7 1 (0.053%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.053%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.053%) FastStats
7 1 (0.053%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 26 (1.38%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (1.01%) HFM
4 15 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
5 14 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
6 13 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
7 11 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
7 11 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
8 10 (0.53%) Oracle General Ledger
9 8 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 8 (0.42%) Oracle Assets
10 7 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
10 7 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.16%) Agresso
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle SCM
12 2 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
12 2 (0.11%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 99 (5.26%) SaaS
2 30 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (0.69%) Office 365
4 12 (0.64%) PaaS
5 11 (0.58%) Google App Engine
5 11 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
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%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 151 (8.02%) DNS
2 136 (7.22%) Firewall
3 97 (5.15%) SAN
4 83 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 76 (4.04%) DHCP
6 66 (3.51%) Internet
7 56 (2.97%) HTTP
8 48 (2.55%) LAN
9 42 (2.23%) WAN
10 41 (2.18%) MPLS
11 34 (1.81%) VPN
11 34 (1.81%) Ethernet
12 31 (1.65%) Network Security
13 30 (1.59%) SSL
14 28 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (1.33%) SDH
16 21 (1.12%) Wireshark
17 20 (1.06%) VoIP
17 20 (1.06%) iSCSI
18 19 (1.01%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 630 (33.46%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.50%) Relational Database
3 157 (8.34%) MySQL
4 131 (6.96%) Oracle Database
5 106 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 94 (4.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (4.89%) NoSQL
8 88 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
9 82 (4.35%) RDBMS
10 78 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 74 (3.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (3.51%) MongoDB
13 62 (3.29%) Oracle Database 11g
14 55 (2.92%) Oracle Reports
15 50 (2.66%) Big Data
16 47 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
17 44 (2.34%) MS Access
17 44 (2.34%) Oracle Database 10g
18 38 (2.02%) DB2
19 37 (1.96%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 116 (6.16%) Visual Studio
2 89 (4.73%) Git (software)
3 72 (3.82%) Subversion
4 66 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 54 (2.87%) Toad
6 52 (2.76%) Maven
7 50 (2.66%) Selenium
8 49 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
9 26 (1.38%) Jenkins
10 24 (1.27%) SoapUI
11 22 (1.17%) WebDriver
12 21 (1.12%) Eclipse
13 18 (0.96%) JIRA
14 17 (0.90%) JUnit
15 14 (0.74%) Mockito
16 13 (0.69%) Oracle APEX
17 12 (0.64%) Cucumber
18 11 (0.58%) QuickTest Pro
19 10 (0.53%) ClearQuest
19 10 (0.53%) ClearCase
General
1 352 (18.69%) Finance
2 187 (9.93%) Telecoms
3 107 (5.68%) Marketing
4 69 (3.66%) Retail
5 65 (3.45%) Banking
6 41 (2.18%) Advertising
7 30 (1.59%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.12%) Automotive
9 20 (1.06%) French Language
9 20 (1.06%) German Language
10 17 (0.90%) Spanish Language
10 17 (0.90%) Aerospace
11 14 (0.74%) Electronics
12 13 (0.69%) Legal
13 9 (0.48%) Billing
14 8 (0.42%) Games
15 7 (0.37%) Publishing
15 7 (0.37%) Multimedia
15 7 (0.37%) Arabic Language
15 7 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 670 (35.58%) Developer
2 264 (14.02%) Analyst
3 188 (9.98%) Support Engineer
4 163 (8.66%) .NET Developer
5 128 (6.80%) Java Developer
6 112 (5.95%) Consultant
7 105 (5.58%) Software Engineer
8 103 (5.47%) C# Developer
9 92 (4.89%) Applications Support
10 86 (4.57%) Web Developer
10 86 (4.57%) C# .NET Developer
11 83 (4.41%) Technical Support
12 76 (4.04%) Senior Developer
13 69 (3.66%) Support Analyst
14 66 (3.51%) ASP.NET Developer
15 64 (3.40%) Architect
16 61 (3.24%) Technical Engineer
16 61 (3.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 60 (3.19%) Business Analyst
17 60 (3.19%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (26.55%) .NET
2 361 (19.17%) HTML
3 303 (16.09%) ASP.NET
4 255 (13.54%) CSS
5 250 (13.28%) XML
6 212 (11.26%) jQuery
7 176 (9.35%) Web Services
8 141 (7.49%) Ajax
9 138 (7.33%) Spring
9 138 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 133 (7.06%) SOAP
11 108 (5.74%) WCF
12 99 (5.26%) JSON
13 96 (5.10%) J2EE
14 90 (4.78%) HTML5
15 84 (4.46%) .NET Framework
16 73 (3.88%) AngularJS
17 59 (3.13%) Hibernate
18 58 (3.08%) RESTful
19 57 (3.03%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 213 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
2 177 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 67 (3.56%) Management Information System
4 54 (2.87%) Statistics
5 46 (2.44%) Open Source
6 44 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (2.12%) Clustering
8 37 (1.96%) User Experience
9 31 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 31 (1.65%) Mathematics
10 29 (1.54%) Mobile App
11 28 (1.49%) Client/Server
12 22 (1.17%) Algorithms
13 19 (1.01%) FMCG
14 18 (0.96%) iPad
15 17 (0.90%) Visualisation
15 17 (0.90%) Replication
16 16 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
17 14 (0.74%) PMI
17 14 (0.74%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 628 (33.35%) Windows
2 346 (18.37%) Linux
3 228 (12.11%) UNIX
4 172 (9.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 160 (8.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (3.24%) Windows XP
8 60 (3.19%) Windows 7
9 30 (1.59%) Android
10 28 (1.49%) CentOS
11 27 (1.43%) Solaris
12 21 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 20 (1.06%) AIX
14 17 (0.90%) Windows 2000
15 15 (0.80%) Apple iOS
16 12 (0.64%) Ubuntu
17 8 (0.42%) HPUX
18 6 (0.32%) Windows Vista
18 6 (0.32%) Windows 8
19 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 452 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (11.31%) MVC
3 195 (10.36%) Software Engineering
4 194 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
5 186 (9.88%) Scrum
6 163 (8.66%) TDD
7 142 (7.54%) OO
8 139 (7.38%) ITIL
9 137 (7.28%) ETL
10 109 (5.79%) Project Management
11 100 (5.31%) Continuous Integration
12 91 (4.83%) SOA
13 90 (4.78%) Migration
14 84 (4.46%) CRM
14 84 (4.46%) Waterfall
15 78 (4.14%) Mentoring
16 75 (3.98%) Analytics
17 73 (3.88%) Multithreading
18 70 (3.72%) Service Delivery
19 69 (3.66%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 434 (23.05%) C#
2 385 (20.45%) JavaScript
3 384 (20.39%) Java
4 183 (9.72%) T-SQL
5 164 (8.71%) PL/SQL
6 129 (6.85%) PowerShell
7 81 (4.30%) PHP
8 72 (3.82%) Perl
9 70 (3.72%) Python
10 67 (3.56%) C++
11 64 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 61 (3.24%) Shell Script
13 60 (3.19%) VB
14 43 (2.28%) VBScript
15 38 (2.02%) C
16 36 (1.91%) Ruby
17 30 (1.59%) Bash Shell
18 23 (1.22%) VBA
19 13 (0.69%) Korn
20 10 (0.53%) VC++
Qualifications
1 318 (16.89%) Degree
2 167 (8.87%) Security Cleared
3 129 (6.85%) SC Cleared
4 85 (4.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 80 (4.25%) ISEB
6 71 (3.77%) DV Cleared
7 68 (3.61%) ISTQB
8 59 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
10 46 (2.44%) CCNA
11 43 (2.28%) MCSE
12 38 (2.02%) CISSP
13 36 (1.91%) CCNP
14 27 (1.43%) MCP
15 23 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (1.12%) MCITP
17 17 (0.90%) MCSA
18 16 (0.85%) CCA
18 16 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
19 15 (0.80%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 135 (7.17%) QA
2 39 (2.07%) SLA
3 31 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 29 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.69%) GPG13
6 12 (0.64%) HIPAA
7 4 (0.21%) FISMA
8 3 (0.16%) HL7
8 3 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.053%) COBIT
9 1 (0.053%) JSP 440
System Software
1 272 (14.45%) Active Directory
2 151 (8.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 128 (6.80%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.55%) ISA Server
5 22 (1.17%) vSphere
5 22 (1.17%) XenApp
5 22 (1.17%) XenServer
5 22 (1.17%) XenDesktop
6 18 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
7 17 (0.90%) VMware ESX
8 16 (0.85%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (0.42%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.37%) HDFS
11 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.21%) Firmware
12 3 (0.16%) Snort
12 3 (0.16%) Samba
12 3 (0.16%) Postfix
12 3 (0.16%) iptables
Systems Management
1 75 (3.98%) SCCM
2 56 (2.97%) NetBackup
3 33 (1.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 29 (1.54%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 22 (1.17%) SCOM
6 16 (0.85%) EdgeSight
7 13 (0.69%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 11 (0.58%) Netcool
8 11 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
9 10 (0.53%) Puppet
9 10 (0.53%) WSUS
10 9 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.37%) Plesk
11 7 (0.37%) cPanel
12 6 (0.32%) Webmin
12 6 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
12 6 (0.32%) Unicenter
13 5 (0.27%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 582 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 480 (25.49%) Oracle
3 249 (13.22%) VMware
4 111 (5.89%) Citrix
5 93 (4.94%) Cisco
6 76 (4.04%) HP
7 63 (3.35%) Veritas
8 57 (3.03%) IBM
9 51 (2.71%) SAP
10 44 (2.34%) Meridio
11 36 (1.91%) Red Hat
11 36 (1.91%) Business Objects
12 34 (1.81%) Informatica
12 34 (1.81%) Sitecore
13 31 (1.65%) Sybase
14 30 (1.59%) Juniper
14 30 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
15 29 (1.54%) Cognos
16 26 (1.38%) Fujitsu
17 24 (1.27%) Hyperion
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
RICHARD WHEELER ASSOCIATES
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Negot (plus v strong benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum + bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: + benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum £55-£75K + bens, training
Posted: 3 days ago