The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 9 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 307 238 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 12.82% 10.47% 16.50%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 53.95% 51.40% 55.62%
Number of salaries quoted 250 216 317
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
569 463 649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 23.77% 20.36% 29.66%
Number of salaries quoted 464 398 575
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Berkshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Reading

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SQL Server 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 Server.

1 334 (52.85%) .NET
2 326 (51.58%) SQL
3 309 (48.89%) C#
4 284 (44.94%) Microsoft
5 255 (40.35%) ASP.NET
6 188 (29.75%) Windows
7 163 (25.79%) JavaScript
8 147 (23.26%) MS Excel
9 145 (22.94%) HTML
10 144 (22.78%) MVC
11 138 (21.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 129 (20.41%) jQuery
13 128 (20.25%) CSS
14 116 (18.35%) Oracle
15 109 (17.25%) SQL Server 2012
16 99 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
17 98 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 87 (13.77%) Degree
19 86 (13.61%) T-SQL
20 84 (13.29%) Active Directory
20 84 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
21 83 (13.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 79 (12.50%) WCF
23 77 (12.18%) ETL
24 76 (12.03%) Finance
24 76 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
25 75 (11.87%) VB.NET
26 70 (11.08%) SharePoint
27 68 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
28 66 (10.44%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing SQL Server 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 Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 70 (11.08%) SharePoint
2 59 (9.34%) IIS
3 38 (6.01%) MS Exchange
4 29 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (3.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 19 (3.01%) Lync
9 18 (2.85%) Apache
10 17 (2.69%) Node.js
11 12 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
12 10 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (1.58%) Tomcat
13 9 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.79%) CMS
17 4 (0.63%) GroupWise
17 4 (0.63%) Documentum
18 3 (0.47%) nginx
Applications
1 147 (23.26%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.27%) MS Office
3 6 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.32%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.63%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.47%) Exchequer
3 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.11%) SaaS
2 17 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.63%) Office 365
4 3 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.32%) Heroku
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.17%) SAN
2 26 (4.11%) LAN
2 26 (4.11%) WAN
3 25 (3.96%) DNS
3 25 (3.96%) Internet
4 24 (3.80%) TCP/IP
5 21 (3.32%) Firewall
6 19 (3.01%) NAS
7 18 (2.85%) SMTP
8 17 (2.69%) IMAP
8 17 (2.69%) Wireshark
9 16 (2.53%) VPN
10 13 (2.06%) DHCP
11 11 (1.74%) Wireless
12 9 (1.42%) WAAS
12 9 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (1.42%) FTP
13 8 (1.27%) BGP
13 8 (1.27%) OSPF
13 8 (1.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (21.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 109 (17.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 84 (13.29%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (13.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 65 (10.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (6.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 28 (4.43%) MySQL
8 27 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (3.80%) Relational Database
10 15 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 15 (2.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 14 (2.22%) Oracle Database
12 13 (2.06%) NoSQL
13 10 (1.58%) DTS
14 9 (1.42%) MS Access
14 9 (1.42%) QlikView
15 8 (1.27%) IDOL
15 8 (1.27%) OLAP
16 7 (1.11%) Star Schema
16 7 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 58 (9.18%) Visual Studio
2 57 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 13 (2.06%) AQtime
4 13 (2.06%) WebLOAD
5 11 (1.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 10 (1.58%) Subversion
7 7 (1.11%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.11%) LoadRunner
7 7 (1.11%) Selenium
8 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (0.79%) MSTest
9 5 (0.79%) TestComplete
9 5 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (0.79%) NUnit
10 3 (0.47%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.47%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.32%) StarTeam
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 76 (12.03%) Finance
2 40 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.06%) Automotive
4 11 (1.74%) French Language
5 10 (1.58%) Marketing
6 9 (1.42%) Retail
6 9 (1.42%) Spanish Language
7 8 (1.27%) Games
8 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.11%) German Language
9 6 (0.95%) Banking
10 5 (0.79%) Avionics
10 5 (0.79%) Billing
11 4 (0.63%) Advertising
11 4 (0.63%) Publishing
12 3 (0.47%) Law
12 3 (0.47%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.47%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.32%) Hungarian Language
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 324 (51.27%) Developer
2 171 (27.06%) .NET Developer
3 115 (18.20%) ASP.NET Developer
4 111 (17.56%) C# Developer
5 101 (15.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 91 (14.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (9.18%) Consultant
7 58 (9.18%) SQL Developer
8 56 (8.86%) Senior Developer
9 45 (7.12%) Software Developer
10 43 (6.80%) Analyst
11 38 (6.01%) Web Developer
12 32 (5.06%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (4.59%) Support Engineer
14 27 (4.27%) Architect
15 25 (3.96%) Designer
16 24 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
17 23 (3.64%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 23 (3.64%) Senior C# Developer
18 21 (3.32%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (52.85%) .NET
2 255 (40.35%) ASP.NET
3 145 (22.94%) HTML
4 129 (20.41%) jQuery
5 128 (20.25%) CSS
6 98 (15.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (12.50%) WCF
8 66 (10.44%) .NET Framework
9 55 (8.70%) Web Services
10 45 (7.12%) Ajax
11 40 (6.33%) XML
12 35 (5.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 34 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 33 (5.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 24 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 23 (3.64%) WinForms
17 19 (3.01%) RESTful
17 19 (3.01%) WPF
18 17 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (2.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.70%) Computer Science
2 25 (3.96%) Clustering
3 19 (3.01%) iPhone
4 18 (2.85%) Management Information System
5 17 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
6 16 (2.53%) Inversion of Control
7 15 (2.37%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.90%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.74%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.58%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.58%) Open Source
11 7 (1.11%) Visualisation
11 7 (1.11%) Blackberry
11 7 (1.11%) Replication
11 7 (1.11%) PKI
12 5 (0.79%) CLARiiON
12 5 (0.79%) IPTV
12 5 (0.79%) Statistics
12 5 (0.79%) Derivative
12 5 (0.79%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 188 (29.75%) Windows
2 76 (12.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (8.39%) Linux
3 53 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 33 (5.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (5.06%) Android
6 27 (4.27%) UNIX
6 27 (4.27%) Windows XP
7 16 (2.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (1.90%) Windows 7
9 11 (1.74%) CentOS
10 8 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 7 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.79%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.79%) Debian
12 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.63%) VMS
14 3 (0.47%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (22.78%) MVC
2 99 (15.66%) Business Intelligence
3 77 (12.18%) ETL
4 68 (10.76%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
6 45 (7.12%) Migration
7 44 (6.96%) Scrum
8 35 (5.54%) Data Modelling
9 34 (5.38%) Unit Testing
10 30 (4.75%) TDD
11 28 (4.43%) OO
12 25 (3.96%) Software Engineering
12 25 (3.96%) CRM
13 24 (3.80%) Data Migration
14 23 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
15 22 (3.48%) Analytics
16 21 (3.32%) Web Development
16 21 (3.32%) ITIL
16 21 (3.32%) OOD
17 20 (3.16%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 326 (51.58%) SQL
2 309 (48.89%) C#
3 163 (25.79%) JavaScript
4 86 (13.61%) T-SQL
5 75 (11.87%) VB.NET
6 38 (6.01%) Java
7 35 (5.54%) C++
8 24 (3.80%) VB
9 16 (2.53%) PHP
10 15 (2.37%) Perl
10 15 (2.37%) C
11 13 (2.06%) Ruby
12 11 (1.74%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.42%) Python
14 7 (1.11%) VBScript
15 6 (0.95%) Shell Script
15 6 (0.95%) VBA
16 5 (0.79%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.63%) Objective-C
17 4 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (13.77%) Degree
2 60 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 41 (6.49%) Security Cleared
4 32 (5.06%) MCSE
5 28 (4.43%) SC Cleared
6 26 (4.11%) MCITP
7 17 (2.69%) MCTS
8 16 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
10 10 (1.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.58%) MCP
10 10 (1.58%) CCA
10 10 (1.58%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 9 (1.42%) VTSP
11 9 (1.42%) NCDA
11 9 (1.42%) NCIE
11 9 (1.42%) ISEB
11 9 (1.42%) ISTQB
12 8 (1.27%) RHCE
12 8 (1.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.96%) QA
2 14 (2.22%) SLA
3 7 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 84 (13.29%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 18 (2.85%) VMware ESX
5 15 (2.37%) XenDesktop
6 12 (1.90%) Terminal Server
7 10 (1.58%) vSphere
8 9 (1.42%) vCloud
9 8 (1.27%) XenApp
10 5 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.63%) Xen
12 3 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.32%) Nmap
13 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (0.32%) UAG
14 1 (0.16%) XenServer
14 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 30 (4.75%) SCCM
2 19 (3.01%) SCOM
3 14 (2.22%) WSUS
4 9 (1.42%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 8 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.27%) Puppet
6 7 (1.11%) Netcool
7 6 (0.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (0.79%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.32%) MOM
10 2 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (0.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.32%) Plesk
10 2 (0.32%) PureDisk
11 1 (0.16%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.16%) SCSM
Vendors
1 284 (44.94%) Microsoft
2 116 (18.35%) Oracle
3 55 (8.70%) VMware
4 29 (4.59%) Citrix
5 27 (4.27%) EMC
5 27 (4.27%) Cisco
6 24 (3.80%) Red Hat
7 17 (2.69%) Business Objects
8 15 (2.37%) Cognos
8 15 (2.37%) Teradata
9 14 (2.22%) Xamarin
10 12 (1.90%) NetApp
11 10 (1.58%) Meridio
12 9 (1.42%) Sitecore
12 9 (1.42%) Informatica
12 9 (1.42%) Google
13 8 (1.27%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.11%) IBM
14 7 (1.11%) Sage
15 6 (0.95%) SAP
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