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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 2 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 888 1100 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.79% 19.80% 16.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.12% 50.88% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 758 875 801
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 £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
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
1968 2162 2171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.43% 38.92% 39.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1611 1767 1939
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +1 375 £42,500 -5.55% 53
Slough +2 142 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Bracknell -2 66 £44,000 +10.00% 7
Newbury -4 58 £37,500 - 12
Maidenhead -4 50 £40,750 -4.11% 6
Wokingham -5 34 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Windsor +9 19 £55,000 +50.68%
Ascot - 4 £32,500 -
Hungerford +4 2 £30,250 -39.50% 1
Thatcham - 1 £20,000 -
SQL
South East

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 673 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 518 (29.33%) .NET
3 517 (29.28%) Microsoft
4 493 (27.92%) C#
5 468 (26.50%) Windows
6 410 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
7 379 (21.46%) Oracle
8 358 (20.27%) JavaScript
9 329 (18.63%) Degree
10 325 (18.40%) Java
11 322 (18.23%) Finance
12 315 (17.84%) MS Excel
13 314 (17.78%) HTML
14 308 (17.44%) ASP.NET
15 307 (17.38%) T-SQL
16 282 (15.97%) Linux
17 267 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
18 255 (14.44%) CSS
19 229 (12.97%) jQuery
20 224 (12.68%) MVC
20 224 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
21 223 (12.63%) XML
22 206 (11.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 193 (10.93%) Software Engineering
24 184 (10.42%) Computer Science
25 180 (10.19%) VMware
25 180 (10.19%) Active Directory
26 179 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 176 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
28 174 (9.85%) MySQL

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 110 (6.23%) IIS
2 96 (5.44%) Tomcat
3 90 (5.10%) MS Exchange
4 86 (4.87%) SharePoint
5 84 (4.76%) Apache
6 47 (2.66%) WebLogic
7 44 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2010
8 34 (1.93%) JBoss
9 27 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 27 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (1.42%) WebSphere
11 24 (1.36%) CMS
12 22 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
13 20 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
13 20 (1.13%) Apache Pig
14 19 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
15 17 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
16 16 (0.91%) Apache Spark
17 15 (0.85%) Lync
17 15 (0.85%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 315 (17.84%) MS Excel
2 65 (3.68%) MS Office
3 13 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 11 (0.62%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.57%) SPSS
5 10 (0.57%) PowerPivot
6 6 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.17%) MS Project
8 1 (0.057%) FastStats
8 1 (0.057%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 30 (1.70%) Oracle ERP
2 26 (1.47%) HFM
3 22 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 20 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
5 19 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
7 12 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.57%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
10 8 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
11 6 (0.34%) Oracle HRMS
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Receivables
14 3 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
14 3 (0.17%) Agresso
14 3 (0.17%) SAP MDM
15 2 (0.11%) SAP CO
15 2 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 114 (6.46%) SaaS
2 24 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (0.91%) Office 365
4 13 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (0.74%) Google App Engine
5 12 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.17%) Taleo
7 3 (0.17%) PaaS
8 2 (0.11%) Force.com
8 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.057%) IaaS
9 1 (0.057%) Yammer
9 1 (0.057%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.057%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (6.85%) Firewall
2 71 (4.02%) DNS
3 70 (3.96%) WAN
4 68 (3.85%) LAN
4 68 (3.85%) TCP/IP
5 59 (3.34%) SAN
6 39 (2.21%) DHCP
7 38 (2.15%) Internet
8 37 (2.10%) HTTP
9 29 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
10 24 (1.36%) MPLS
11 22 (1.25%) VoIP
12 16 (0.91%) iSCSI
13 15 (0.85%) Network Security
14 14 (0.79%) Wireshark
15 13 (0.74%) NAS
15 13 (0.74%) NetScreen
16 12 (0.68%) SSL
16 12 (0.68%) VPN
16 12 (0.68%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 673 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 206 (11.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 179 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 176 (9.97%) Data Warehouse
5 174 (9.85%) MySQL
6 144 (8.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 120 (6.80%) Relational Database
8 110 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 108 (6.12%) Oracle Database
10 90 (5.10%) NoSQL
11 68 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
12 67 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
13 58 (3.28%) Oracle Database 11g
14 55 (3.11%) MongoDB
15 51 (2.89%) OLTP
15 51 (2.89%) RDBMS
16 45 (2.55%) Big Data
17 42 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
17 42 (2.38%) OLAP
18 40 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 98 (5.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 86 (4.87%) Visual Studio
3 54 (3.06%) Git (software)
4 50 (2.83%) Selenium
5 47 (2.66%) Toad
6 46 (2.60%) Subversion
7 41 (2.32%) Maven
8 35 (1.98%) Eclipse
9 27 (1.53%) SoapUI
10 25 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 24 (1.36%) JUnit
12 22 (1.25%) JIRA
12 22 (1.25%) WebDriver
12 22 (1.25%) Jenkins
13 13 (0.74%) LoadUI
14 12 (0.68%) SpecFlow
14 12 (0.68%) Ant
15 10 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
15 10 (0.57%) Talend Open Studio
15 10 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 322 (18.23%) Finance
2 156 (8.83%) Telecoms
3 58 (3.28%) Banking
4 56 (3.17%) Marketing
5 49 (2.77%) Retail
6 33 (1.87%) Advertising
7 26 (1.47%) Manufacturing
8 23 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 19 (1.08%) Legal
10 18 (1.02%) Law
10 18 (1.02%) French Language
11 15 (0.85%) German Language
12 13 (0.74%) Local Government
12 13 (0.74%) Games
13 12 (0.68%) Back Office
13 12 (0.68%) Electronics
14 11 (0.62%) Aerospace
15 10 (0.57%) Automotive
16 8 (0.45%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.40%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 776 (43.94%) Developer
2 256 (14.50%) Analyst
3 191 (10.82%) .NET Developer
4 135 (7.64%) Support Engineer
5 122 (6.91%) C# Developer
6 120 (6.80%) Senior Developer
7 106 (6.00%) Software Developer
8 103 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
9 99 (5.61%) Software Engineer
10 96 (5.44%) Consultant
11 95 (5.38%) SQL Developer
12 86 (4.87%) Java Developer
13 81 (4.59%) Technical Support
14 79 (4.47%) Support Analyst
15 78 (4.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 76 (4.30%) Web Developer
17 75 (4.25%) Administrator
18 71 (4.02%) Applications Support
19 66 (3.74%) DBA
20 65 (3.68%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (29.33%) .NET
2 314 (17.78%) HTML
3 308 (17.44%) ASP.NET
4 255 (14.44%) CSS
5 229 (12.97%) jQuery
6 223 (12.63%) XML
7 163 (9.23%) Web Services
8 151 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 115 (6.51%) WCF
10 113 (6.40%) Ajax
11 109 (6.17%) .NET Framework
12 106 (6.00%) AngularJS
13 103 (5.83%) SOAP
14 94 (5.32%) MDX
15 91 (5.15%) Spring
16 77 (4.36%) HTML5
17 73 (4.13%) JSON
18 69 (3.91%) LINQ
19 67 (3.79%) REST
19 67 (3.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 224 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 184 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 63 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 46 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 45 (2.55%) Mathematics
6 43 (2.43%) Replication
7 42 (2.38%) User Experience
8 35 (1.98%) Mobile App
8 35 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 31 (1.76%) Clustering
10 28 (1.59%) Client/Server
10 28 (1.59%) Statistics
11 26 (1.47%) Data Structures
12 24 (1.36%) Visualisation
13 16 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
14 15 (0.85%) Social Network
14 15 (0.85%) Data Integration
14 15 (0.85%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.68%) DTV
16 10 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 468 (26.50%) Windows
2 282 (15.97%) Linux
3 117 (6.63%) UNIX
4 107 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 67 (3.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 27 (1.53%) Android
9 26 (1.47%) CentOS
10 24 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 22 (1.25%) Windows XP
12 16 (0.91%) Mac OS X
13 13 (0.74%) Apple iOS
14 10 (0.57%) Windows 8
15 9 (0.51%) Solaris
16 8 (0.45%) AIX
17 6 (0.34%) Debian
18 4 (0.23%) Ubuntu
18 4 (0.23%) HPUX
19 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 410 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (15.12%) Business Intelligence
3 224 (12.68%) MVC
4 193 (10.93%) Software Engineering
5 168 (9.51%) Scrum
6 162 (9.17%) ETL
7 134 (7.59%) TDD
8 128 (7.25%) OO
9 118 (6.68%) ITIL
10 108 (6.12%) SDLC
11 96 (5.44%) Performance Tuning
12 83 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
13 79 (4.47%) Analytics
14 78 (4.42%) CRM
15 72 (4.08%) Web Development
16 71 (4.02%) ERP
17 69 (3.91%) Data Modelling
18 65 (3.68%) Project Management
19 64 (3.62%) SOA
20 61 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 493 (27.92%) C#
2 358 (20.27%) JavaScript
3 325 (18.40%) Java
4 307 (17.38%) T-SQL
5 151 (8.55%) PL/SQL
6 122 (6.91%) PHP
7 107 (6.06%) VB.NET
8 94 (5.32%) Python
9 71 (4.02%) Perl
10 69 (3.91%) PowerShell
11 58 (3.28%) VB
12 52 (2.94%) C++
13 43 (2.43%) Ruby
14 41 (2.32%) Shell Script
15 37 (2.10%) C
16 35 (1.98%) VBScript
17 29 (1.64%) Bash Shell
18 27 (1.53%) VBA
19 18 (1.02%) TypeScript
20 14 (0.79%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 329 (18.63%) Degree
2 87 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 78 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (3.40%) SC Cleared
5 47 (2.66%) ISEB
6 46 (2.60%) ISTQB
7 43 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
8 39 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (1.93%) MCSE
10 31 (1.76%) CISSP
11 29 (1.64%) CCNA
12 18 (1.02%) DV Cleared
13 17 (0.96%) MCITP
14 15 (0.85%) MCP
15 13 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 12 (0.68%) OSCP
16 12 (0.68%) OSCE
17 11 (0.62%) CISA
18 10 (0.57%) MCSA
18 10 (0.57%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (5.55%) QA
2 44 (2.49%) SLA
3 22 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (0.62%) HIPAA
6 10 (0.57%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.45%) GAMP
8 7 (0.40%) GPG13
9 6 (0.34%) GCP
10 1 (0.057%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.057%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.057%) COBIT
10 1 (0.057%) HL7
System Software
1 180 (10.19%) Active Directory
2 112 (6.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 84 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 41 (2.32%) VMware ESX
5 40 (2.27%) vSphere
6 26 (1.47%) XenApp
7 19 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.68%) XenServer
9 10 (0.57%) XenDesktop
10 9 (0.51%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (0.45%) Apache Flume
11 8 (0.45%) HDFS
11 8 (0.45%) Terminal Services
12 5 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 3 (0.17%) Postfix
14 3 (0.17%) Samba
14 3 (0.17%) iptables
14 3 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 48 (2.72%) SCCM
2 25 (1.42%) Puppet
3 21 (1.19%) SCOM
4 16 (0.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 12 (0.68%) ZABBIX
5 12 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.62%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.57%) Backup Exec
8 8 (0.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 8 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 8 (0.45%) EdgeSight
9 4 (0.23%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (0.17%) Nagios
10 3 (0.17%) Salt
11 2 (0.11%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.11%) HP Data Protector
11 2 (0.11%) Netcool
11 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 517 (29.28%) Microsoft
2 379 (21.46%) Oracle
3 180 (10.19%) VMware
4 105 (5.95%) Cisco
5 61 (3.45%) HP
6 54 (3.06%) Citrix
7 45 (2.55%) Juniper
7 45 (2.55%) Informatica
8 44 (2.49%) SAP
9 30 (1.70%) Tableau
10 28 (1.59%) Cognos
10 28 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
11 26 (1.47%) Hyperion
11 26 (1.47%) Twitter
12 25 (1.42%) IBM
13 24 (1.36%) Red Hat
14 21 (1.19%) Sitecore
15 20 (1.13%) Sybase
16 18 (1.02%) Google
16 18 (1.02%) Xamarin
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: ben
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000-65,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Prudential
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
NS Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Commission
Posted: Yesterday
Hungerford, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 42,000
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Life Ins
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago