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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 830 1075 976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.33% 18.36% 17.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.43% 50.37% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 717 849 868
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
2053 2134 2203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.38% 36.44% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1706 1719 1953
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +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 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 28 August 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 -2 321 £42,500 -5.55% 53
Slough +3 134 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Newbury -2 69 £39,000 +11.42% 10
Bracknell -3 57 £38,500 -6.09% 10
Maidenhead -5 43 £36,250 -9.37% 5
Wokingham -4 31 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Windsor +14 18 £47,500 +32.86% 5
Hungerford - 3 £38,500 -
Thatcham -2 2 £22,500 -
Ascot - 1 £23,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 638 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 490 (29.31%) .NET
3 471 (28.17%) C#
4 455 (27.21%) Microsoft
5 409 (24.46%) Windows
6 381 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
7 348 (20.81%) JavaScript
8 340 (20.33%) Oracle
9 314 (18.78%) T-SQL
10 306 (18.30%) HTML
11 297 (17.76%) Java
12 283 (16.93%) Degree
13 282 (16.87%) Finance
14 275 (16.45%) ASP.NET
14 275 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
15 265 (15.85%) Linux
16 256 (15.31%) CSS
17 254 (15.19%) MS Excel
18 225 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
19 224 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 213 (12.74%) jQuery
21 211 (12.62%) MVC
22 208 (12.44%) XML
23 194 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 188 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
25 174 (10.41%) Computer Science
26 167 (9.99%) Software Engineering
27 161 (9.63%) MySQL
28 159 (9.51%) Scrum
29 157 (9.39%) VMware

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 95 (5.68%) IIS
2 93 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 90 (5.38%) Apache
4 74 (4.43%) MS Exchange
5 66 (3.95%) SharePoint
6 44 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
7 37 (2.21%) WebLogic
8 33 (1.97%) JBoss
9 30 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (1.14%) Apache Pig
10 19 (1.14%) CMS
11 18 (1.08%) WebSphere
11 18 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
11 18 (1.08%) Apache Spark
12 15 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
12 15 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
13 14 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
14 13 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.78%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.78%) OpenStack
Applications
1 254 (15.19%) MS Excel
2 50 (2.99%) MS Office
3 12 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 12 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.66%) InfoPath
4 11 (0.66%) PowerPivot
5 6 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.30%) SPSS
7 3 (0.18%) MS Project
8 1 (0.060%) FastStats
8 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 25 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
2 24 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (1.26%) HFM
4 19 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (1.02%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle HRMS
10 5 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
11 4 (0.24%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.24%) BASE24
12 3 (0.18%) SAP MDM
12 3 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
13 2 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 2 (0.12%) SAP GRC
13 2 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (0.12%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 99 (5.92%) SaaS
2 22 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (0.90%) Office 365
4 11 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (0.66%) Google App Engine
5 9 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.30%) Taleo
7 4 (0.24%) Sage Pay
8 2 (0.12%) GitHub
8 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 2 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.12%) PaaS
9 1 (0.060%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.060%) Force.com
9 1 (0.060%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 97 (5.80%) Firewall
2 71 (4.25%) TCP/IP
3 64 (3.83%) LAN
3 64 (3.83%) WAN
4 60 (3.59%) DNS
5 38 (2.27%) Internet
5 38 (2.27%) HTTP
6 32 (1.91%) DHCP
7 29 (1.73%) SAN
8 23 (1.38%) VoIP
9 17 (1.02%) MPLS
10 16 (0.96%) SMTP
11 15 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (0.78%) iSCSI
12 13 (0.78%) GSM
13 12 (0.72%) UMTS
13 12 (0.72%) Wireshark
14 10 (0.60%) Intrusion Detection
14 10 (0.60%) Network Security
14 10 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 638 (38.16%) SQL Server
2 224 (13.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 194 (11.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 188 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
5 161 (9.63%) MySQL
6 155 (9.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 130 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 114 (6.82%) Relational Database
9 90 (5.38%) Oracle Database
10 78 (4.67%) NoSQL
11 76 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
12 68 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
13 51 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 47 (2.81%) RDBMS
15 46 (2.75%) OLTP
15 46 (2.75%) MongoDB
16 45 (2.69%) Big Data
17 37 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
17 37 (2.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 37 (2.21%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 92 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 76 (4.55%) Visual Studio
3 53 (3.17%) Selenium
4 40 (2.39%) Git (software)
5 39 (2.33%) Toad
6 31 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 30 (1.79%) Maven
8 26 (1.56%) Subversion
8 26 (1.56%) WebDriver
9 22 (1.32%) JUnit
10 21 (1.26%) SoapUI
11 19 (1.14%) JIRA
12 18 (1.08%) Jenkins
13 17 (1.02%) Oracle Forms
14 11 (0.66%) Ant
15 10 (0.60%) SpecFlow
16 9 (0.54%) MSTest
16 9 (0.54%) JMeter
17 8 (0.48%) LoadUI
18 7 (0.42%) Mockito
General
1 282 (16.87%) Finance
2 147 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 56 (3.35%) Banking
4 53 (3.17%) Marketing
5 50 (2.99%) Retail
6 31 (1.85%) Advertising
7 30 (1.79%) Manufacturing
8 24 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (1.26%) Law
9 21 (1.26%) Legal
10 14 (0.84%) Aerospace
10 14 (0.84%) Electronics
11 13 (0.78%) Back Office
12 12 (0.72%) French Language
13 11 (0.66%) German Language
13 11 (0.66%) Billing
14 10 (0.60%) Local Government
14 10 (0.60%) Automotive
15 8 (0.48%) Games
16 5 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 764 (45.69%) Developer
2 245 (14.65%) Analyst
3 177 (10.59%) .NET Developer
4 127 (7.60%) Senior Developer
5 123 (7.36%) C# Developer
6 117 (7.00%) Support Engineer
7 108 (6.46%) Software Developer
8 98 (5.86%) DBA
8 98 (5.86%) C# .NET Developer
9 93 (5.56%) SQL Developer
10 92 (5.50%) Consultant
11 91 (5.44%) Administrator
12 85 (5.08%) Software Engineer
13 84 (5.02%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 79 (4.72%) Support Analyst
15 75 (4.49%) Applications Support
16 72 (4.31%) Java Developer
17 69 (4.13%) SQL DBA
17 69 (4.13%) Technical Support
18 63 (3.77%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (29.31%) .NET
2 306 (18.30%) HTML
3 275 (16.45%) ASP.NET
4 256 (15.31%) CSS
5 213 (12.74%) jQuery
6 208 (12.44%) XML
7 154 (9.21%) Web Services
8 139 (8.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 109 (6.52%) .NET Framework
10 102 (6.10%) MDX
11 99 (5.92%) WCF
12 98 (5.86%) Ajax
13 97 (5.80%) AngularJS
14 85 (5.08%) SOAP
15 83 (4.96%) HTML5
16 69 (4.13%) LINQ
16 69 (4.13%) Spring
17 65 (3.89%) REST
18 60 (3.59%) JSON
19 58 (3.47%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 225 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
2 174 (10.41%) Computer Science
3 57 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 52 (3.11%) Replication
5 43 (2.57%) Mathematics
5 43 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (2.09%) Mobile App
7 32 (1.91%) User Experience
8 31 (1.85%) Clustering
9 28 (1.67%) Management Information System
10 26 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 20 (1.20%) Statistics
11 20 (1.20%) Data Integration
12 16 (0.96%) Social Network
12 16 (0.96%) Visualisation
13 15 (0.90%) Algorithms
14 14 (0.84%) Data Structures
15 13 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
15 13 (0.78%) FMCG
15 13 (0.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 409 (24.46%) Windows
2 265 (15.85%) Linux
3 103 (6.16%) UNIX
4 81 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 60 (3.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (3.41%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.79%) Android
8 25 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.20%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 15 (0.90%) Windows XP
11 15 (0.90%) Apple iOS
12 14 (0.84%) CentOS
13 9 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.30%) Solaris
15 4 (0.24%) Debian
16 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
16 2 (0.12%) SUSE
17 1 (0.060%) AIX
17 1 (0.060%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (22.79%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (16.45%) Business Intelligence
3 211 (12.62%) MVC
4 167 (9.99%) Software Engineering
5 159 (9.51%) Scrum
6 148 (8.85%) ETL
7 129 (7.72%) TDD
8 108 (6.46%) OO
9 107 (6.40%) Performance Tuning
10 104 (6.22%) ITIL
11 97 (5.80%) SDLC
12 75 (4.49%) Analytics
13 73 (4.37%) CRM
14 71 (4.25%) BDD
15 70 (4.19%) Web Development
15 70 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
16 66 (3.95%) ERP
17 61 (3.65%) Data Modelling
18 58 (3.47%) Project Management
18 58 (3.47%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 471 (28.17%) C#
2 348 (20.81%) JavaScript
3 314 (18.78%) T-SQL
4 297 (17.76%) Java
5 138 (8.25%) PL/SQL
6 114 (6.82%) PHP
7 103 (6.16%) Python
8 97 (5.80%) VB.NET
9 72 (4.31%) Perl
10 55 (3.29%) PowerShell
11 51 (3.05%) C++
12 50 (2.99%) VB
13 38 (2.27%) Ruby
14 33 (1.97%) C
15 30 (1.79%) Bash Shell
16 29 (1.73%) VBA
16 29 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 28 (1.67%) VBScript
18 15 (0.90%) TypeScript
19 13 (0.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 283 (16.93%) Degree
2 76 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 62 (3.71%) Security Cleared
4 43 (2.57%) SC Cleared
5 41 (2.45%) ISTQB
6 39 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
7 38 (2.27%) ISEB
8 31 (1.85%) MCSE
9 29 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
10 28 (1.67%) CISSP
11 20 (1.20%) CCNA
12 16 (0.96%) MCITP
13 12 (0.72%) OSCP
13 12 (0.72%) OSCE
14 10 (0.60%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.60%) MCSA
14 10 (0.60%) MCP
15 9 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 8 (0.48%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (4.72%) QA
2 42 (2.51%) SLA
3 17 (1.02%) PCI DSS
4 10 (0.60%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.54%) HIPAA
5 9 (0.54%) GAMP
6 8 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.36%) GCP
8 5 (0.30%) GPG13
9 4 (0.24%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.060%) COBIT
10 1 (0.060%) HL7
System Software
1 145 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 95 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (2.99%) Hyper-V
4 48 (2.87%) VMware ESX
5 45 (2.69%) vSphere
6 22 (1.32%) XenApp
7 18 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.78%) HDFS
9 9 (0.54%) XenServer
10 8 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.36%) Terminal Services
11 6 (0.36%) ISA Server
11 6 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 6 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.12%) oVirt
13 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
13 2 (0.12%) Snort
14 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.060%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 35 (2.09%) Puppet
2 34 (2.03%) SCCM
3 19 (1.14%) SCOM
4 10 (0.60%) Nagios
4 10 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (0.60%) ZABBIX
5 9 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.54%) Backup Exec
6 8 (0.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (0.36%) EdgeSight
8 4 (0.24%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (0.18%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.18%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.12%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.12%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 2 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 455 (27.21%) Microsoft
2 340 (20.33%) Oracle
3 157 (9.39%) VMware
4 86 (5.14%) Cisco
5 47 (2.81%) Citrix
6 44 (2.63%) HP
7 40 (2.39%) SAP
8 35 (2.09%) Juniper
8 35 (2.09%) Informatica
9 27 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
10 25 (1.50%) Cognos
11 23 (1.38%) Hyperion
11 23 (1.38%) Tableau
11 23 (1.38%) Twitter
12 22 (1.32%) Red Hat
13 18 (1.08%) Google
14 16 (0.96%) Sitecore
14 16 (0.96%) IBM
14 16 (0.96%) Sybase
14 16 (0.96%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 days, Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Network ITR
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £25,000 - £34,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
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Salary: £42000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £190 - £250 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NHS England
Salary: From £31,072 to £40,964 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + £5,000 car allowance + 40% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £430000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 2 days ago