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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 979 975 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.82% 18.40% 19.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 49.15% 41.31% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 758 745 864
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1992 2360 2429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 36.25% 44.55% 47.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1906 2145
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +1 371 £42,500 +6.25% 53
Slough -1 137 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Bracknell +3 109 £40,000 +6.66% 11
Newbury 0 90 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Maidenhead 0 63 £47,500 +3.26% 14
Wokingham +6 24 £35,000 -9.67% 2
Windsor -9 24 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Thatcham 0 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Hungerford -6 2 £32,500 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 671 (34.08%) Windows
2 593 (30.12%) SQL Server
3 586 (29.76%) Microsoft
4 487 (24.73%) Oracle
5 465 (23.62%) .NET
6 442 (22.45%) HTML
7 427 (21.69%) JavaScript
8 411 (20.87%) C#
8 411 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
9 372 (18.89%) Finance
10 366 (18.59%) Java
11 330 (16.76%) Linux
12 323 (16.40%) MS Excel
13 316 (16.05%) Degree
14 302 (15.34%) Active Directory
15 293 (14.88%) VMware
16 289 (14.68%) CSS
17 267 (13.56%) XML
18 264 (13.41%) ASP.NET
19 247 (12.54%) UNIX
20 243 (12.34%) Telecoms
21 233 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
22 231 (11.73%) Security Cleared
23 229 (11.63%) jQuery
24 214 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
25 209 (10.61%) MVC
26 207 (10.51%) DNS
27 202 (10.26%) IIS
28 196 (9.95%) SC Cleared
29 195 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 202 (10.26%) IIS
2 163 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 134 (6.81%) Apache
4 122 (6.20%) MS Exchange
5 81 (4.11%) Tomcat
6 66 (3.35%) WebLogic
7 65 (3.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 50 (2.54%) WebSphere
9 41 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
10 40 (2.03%) JBoss
10 40 (2.03%) CMS
11 38 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 34 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
13 31 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
14 27 (1.37%) Apache Solr
15 26 (1.32%) Exchange Server 5.5
16 25 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
17 17 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
17 17 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
17 17 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 323 (16.40%) MS Excel
2 103 (5.23%) MS Office
3 23 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.30%) MS Project
6 5 (0.25%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.20%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.15%) SPSS
8 3 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 27 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
2 23 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 21 (1.07%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (0.91%) HFM
5 17 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
7 12 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
8 11 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
10 9 (0.46%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
12 7 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 7 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (0.25%) CSG Singleview
13 5 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
14 4 (0.20%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 78 (3.96%) SaaS
2 18 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (0.51%) PaaS
4 6 (0.30%) Office 365
5 4 (0.20%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.15%) Taleo
7 2 (0.10%) GitHub
8 1 (0.051%) Trello
8 1 (0.051%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 207 (10.51%) DNS
2 109 (5.54%) Firewall
3 105 (5.33%) DHCP
4 92 (4.67%) TCP/IP
5 86 (4.37%) Internet
6 78 (3.96%) HTTP
7 75 (3.81%) SAN
8 51 (2.59%) LAN
9 46 (2.34%) WAN
10 33 (1.68%) Ethernet
10 33 (1.68%) VPN
11 32 (1.63%) SSL
12 28 (1.42%) MPLS
13 26 (1.32%) Network Security
14 23 (1.17%) Broadband
15 21 (1.07%) SMTP
15 21 (1.07%) SDH
16 19 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
17 18 (0.91%) Wireshark
18 17 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 593 (30.12%) SQL Server
2 153 (7.77%) Relational Database
3 127 (6.45%) MySQL
4 125 (6.35%) Oracle Database
5 97 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 94 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 82 (4.16%) RDBMS
8 78 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
9 72 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 67 (3.40%) NoSQL
11 65 (3.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 62 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
13 61 (3.10%) EDRMS
14 55 (2.79%) IDOL
14 55 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
15 53 (2.69%) MongoDB
16 45 (2.29%) OLAP
16 45 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
16 45 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
17 42 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 103 (5.23%) Visual Studio
2 81 (4.11%) Git (software)
3 76 (3.86%) Subversion
4 65 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
5 60 (3.05%) Oracle Forms
6 49 (2.49%) Selenium
7 46 (2.34%) Toad
8 36 (1.83%) Maven
9 34 (1.73%) Jenkins
10 31 (1.57%) QuickTest Pro
11 27 (1.37%) Mockito
12 20 (1.02%) WinRunner
13 17 (0.86%) JUnit
14 16 (0.81%) Oracle APEX
14 16 (0.81%) TestDirector
15 15 (0.76%) Eclipse
16 11 (0.56%) WebDriver
16 11 (0.56%) MSI
16 11 (0.56%) JIRA
17 10 (0.51%) Cucumber
General
1 372 (18.89%) Finance
2 243 (12.34%) Telecoms
3 123 (6.25%) Retail
4 92 (4.67%) Marketing
5 74 (3.76%) Banking
6 43 (2.18%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.93%) Advertising
8 29 (1.47%) Billing
9 19 (0.96%) Automotive
10 17 (0.86%) French Language
11 16 (0.81%) Legal
12 12 (0.61%) Spanish Language
13 10 (0.51%) German Language
13 10 (0.51%) Aerospace
13 10 (0.51%) Publishing
13 10 (0.51%) Electronics
14 7 (0.36%) Local Government
15 6 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.25%) Law
16 5 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 679 (34.48%) Developer
2 265 (13.46%) Analyst
3 231 (11.73%) Support Engineer
4 165 (8.38%) Consultant
5 142 (7.21%) .NET Developer
6 130 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 101 (5.13%) Applications Support
8 97 (4.93%) Software Engineer
9 95 (4.82%) Web Developer
9 95 (4.82%) C# Developer
10 86 (4.37%) Technical Support
11 76 (3.86%) Senior Developer
12 75 (3.81%) C# .NET Developer
13 72 (3.66%) Test Analyst
14 70 (3.56%) Software Developer
15 67 (3.40%) ASP.NET Developer
15 67 (3.40%) Technical Engineer
16 59 (3.00%) Support Analyst
16 59 (3.00%) Technical Support Engineer
17 58 (2.95%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 465 (23.62%) .NET
2 442 (22.45%) HTML
3 289 (14.68%) CSS
4 267 (13.56%) XML
5 264 (13.41%) ASP.NET
6 229 (11.63%) jQuery
7 190 (9.65%) Web Services
8 141 (7.16%) Spring
9 140 (7.11%) Ajax
10 108 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 105 (5.33%) SOAP
12 98 (4.98%) J2EE
13 97 (4.93%) WCF
14 96 (4.88%) HTML5
15 89 (4.52%) JSON
16 85 (4.32%) .NET Framework
17 79 (4.01%) JSP
18 65 (3.30%) Hibernate
19 62 (3.15%) Java EE
20 58 (2.95%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 214 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 175 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 64 (3.25%) Statistics
4 63 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 54 (2.74%) Clustering
6 51 (2.59%) Client/Server
7 46 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (1.88%) Open Source
9 33 (1.68%) iPad
10 32 (1.63%) Blackberry
11 25 (1.27%) Mathematics
12 22 (1.12%) EPoS
13 20 (1.02%) Mobile App
13 20 (1.02%) Algorithms
14 19 (0.96%) FMCG
15 17 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
16 14 (0.71%) Visualisation
17 12 (0.61%) Replication
17 12 (0.61%) User Experience
18 11 (0.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 671 (34.08%) Windows
2 330 (16.76%) Linux
3 247 (12.54%) UNIX
4 233 (11.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 195 (9.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 117 (5.94%) Windows XP
7 88 (4.47%) Windows 7
8 61 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (1.73%) Solaris
10 29 (1.47%) Windows 2000
10 29 (1.47%) Android
11 16 (0.81%) Windows Vista
12 15 (0.76%) Apple iOS
12 15 (0.76%) CentOS
13 14 (0.71%) AIX
14 13 (0.66%) Windows 8
15 11 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 9 (0.46%) Ubuntu
17 6 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
17 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (10.61%) MVC
3 193 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
4 191 (9.70%) ITIL
5 178 (9.04%) Scrum
6 149 (7.57%) Software Engineering
7 126 (6.40%) TDD
8 120 (6.09%) Mentoring
9 119 (6.04%) ETL
10 118 (5.99%) OO
11 110 (5.59%) Migration
12 101 (5.13%) Project Management
13 92 (4.67%) SOA
14 91 (4.62%) CRM
15 83 (4.22%) Unit Testing
16 76 (3.86%) Service Delivery
17 73 (3.71%) Incident Management
18 67 (3.40%) Change Management
19 64 (3.25%) Continuous Integration
20 63 (3.20%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 427 (21.69%) JavaScript
2 411 (20.87%) C#
3 366 (18.59%) Java
4 176 (8.94%) T-SQL
5 171 (8.68%) PL/SQL
6 158 (8.02%) PowerShell
7 81 (4.11%) VB.NET
8 80 (4.06%) C++
9 71 (3.61%) PHP
10 61 (3.10%) Perl
11 57 (2.89%) VB
12 55 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 51 (2.59%) Python
14 49 (2.49%) C
15 45 (2.29%) VBScript
16 33 (1.68%) Ruby
17 22 (1.12%) VBA
18 19 (0.96%) Bash Shell
19 14 (0.71%) Korn
20 13 (0.66%) VC++
Qualifications
1 316 (16.05%) Degree
2 231 (11.73%) Security Cleared
3 196 (9.95%) SC Cleared
4 120 (6.09%) DV Cleared
5 89 (4.52%) ISEB
6 69 (3.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 64 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
8 58 (2.95%) ISTQB
9 54 (2.74%) CCNA
10 43 (2.18%) MCSE
10 43 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
11 39 (1.98%) CCNP
12 31 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 25 (1.27%) CISSP
14 22 (1.12%) MCP
15 19 (0.96%) MCSA
16 14 (0.71%) CCA
16 14 (0.71%) Citrix Certification
17 12 (0.61%) MCITP
17 12 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (5.69%) QA
2 39 (1.98%) SLA
3 30 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 23 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (0.41%) HL7
5 8 (0.41%) GPG13
6 6 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
8 2 (0.10%) COBIT
9 1 (0.051%) JSP 440
System Software
1 302 (15.34%) Active Directory
2 181 (9.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 118 (5.99%) Hyper-V
4 73 (3.71%) ISA Server
5 32 (1.63%) vSphere
6 29 (1.47%) VMware ESX
7 18 (0.91%) XenApp
7 18 (0.91%) XenDesktop
8 16 (0.81%) Terminal Services
8 16 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 16 (0.81%) XenServer
9 10 (0.51%) Firmware
10 7 (0.36%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (0.25%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.20%) Nmap
12 4 (0.20%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.10%) Snort
13 2 (0.10%) Samba
14 1 (0.051%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 84 (4.27%) NetBackup
2 76 (3.86%) SCCM
3 42 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 35 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 31 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
6 29 (1.47%) Netcool
7 27 (1.37%) SCOM
8 19 (0.96%) McAfee ePO
9 15 (0.76%) WSUS
10 14 (0.71%) EdgeSight
11 11 (0.56%) Unicenter
11 11 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 10 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
13 7 (0.36%) cPanel
13 7 (0.36%) Plesk
13 7 (0.36%) Nagios
14 6 (0.30%) Webmin
15 5 (0.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 4 (0.20%) Nessus
16 4 (0.20%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 586 (29.76%) Microsoft
2 487 (24.73%) Oracle
3 293 (14.88%) VMware
4 169 (8.58%) Citrix
5 97 (4.93%) Veritas
6 85 (4.32%) Cisco
7 76 (3.86%) HP
7 76 (3.86%) SAP
8 72 (3.66%) Meridio
9 63 (3.20%) Business Objects
10 61 (3.10%) Fujitsu
11 57 (2.89%) IBM
12 34 (1.73%) Sybase
13 33 (1.68%) Red Hat
13 33 (1.68%) McAfee
14 32 (1.63%) Informatica
15 28 (1.42%) hybris
16 27 (1.37%) Hyperion
17 26 (1.32%) Sitecore
18 21 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
fairsail
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum fantastic share scheme, bonus, PHC,
Posted: 21 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits (Healthcare, Company Bonus, Overtime)
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Free Parking,
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £65000 - £68000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
KSR Resources Ltd
Salary: Market Rates will apply
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum +bonus +benefits
Posted: 3 days ago