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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 338 314 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.54% 14.71% 18.05%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 60.57% 55.18% 60.20%
Number of salaries quoted 299 278 402
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
558 569 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.36% 26.65% 29.99%
Number of salaries quoted 458 489 627
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
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 18 April 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 393 (54.81%) .NET
2 353 (49.23%) C#
3 351 (48.95%) Microsoft
4 320 (44.63%) SQL
5 305 (42.54%) ASP.NET
6 198 (27.62%) HTML
7 192 (26.78%) Windows
8 186 (25.94%) SQL Server 2008
9 166 (23.15%) JavaScript
10 156 (21.76%) MS Excel
11 142 (19.80%) MVC
12 139 (19.39%) Finance
12 139 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
13 135 (18.83%) CSS
14 128 (17.85%) SQL Server 2012
15 120 (16.74%) Degree
16 113 (15.76%) T-SQL
16 113 (15.76%) Oracle
17 111 (15.48%) jQuery
18 105 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 101 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
20 98 (13.67%) WCF
20 98 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
21 93 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 90 (12.55%) ETL
23 80 (11.16%) Windows Server 2003
24 76 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
25 75 (10.46%) SharePoint
26 72 (10.04%) Visual Studio
27 70 (9.76%) .NET Framework

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 75 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 48 (6.69%) IIS
3 41 (5.72%) MS Exchange
4 36 (5.02%) SharePoint Server
5 25 (3.49%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (2.93%) Apache
7 19 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 16 (2.23%) Node.js
9 15 (2.09%) CMS
10 14 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (1.53%) Lync
12 10 (1.39%) Lotus Domino
13 9 (1.26%) WordPress
13 9 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2003
13 9 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (1.12%) IBM Notes
14 8 (1.12%) Alfresco
15 6 (0.84%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 156 (21.76%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.74%) MS Office
3 4 (0.56%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) MicroStation
4 1 (0.14%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.84%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.56%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.56%) Magento
3 4 (0.56%) Sage 200
4 3 (0.42%) Exchequer
5 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.14%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.14%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.02%) SaaS
2 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 64 (8.93%) Internet
2 30 (4.18%) SAN
3 28 (3.91%) Firewall
3 28 (3.91%) DNS
3 28 (3.91%) TCP/IP
3 28 (3.91%) LAN
3 28 (3.91%) WAN
4 13 (1.81%) FTP
5 11 (1.53%) VPN
5 11 (1.53%) DHCP
6 10 (1.39%) HTTP
7 9 (1.26%) OSPF
7 9 (1.26%) BGP
8 7 (0.98%) LDAP
9 6 (0.84%) Wireless
10 5 (0.70%) MPLS
11 4 (0.56%) Network Security
11 4 (0.56%) NAS
11 4 (0.56%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (25.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 128 (17.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 105 (14.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 101 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
5 93 (12.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 53 (7.39%) SQL Server 2005
7 40 (5.58%) MySQL
8 37 (5.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (4.74%) Relational Database
10 22 (3.07%) Oracle Database
11 17 (2.37%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.37%) QlikView
12 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 16 (2.23%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.67%) BusinessObjects XI
14 11 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
14 11 (1.53%) OLAP
14 11 (1.53%) Star Schema
15 9 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.26%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 72 (10.04%) Visual Studio
2 29 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (3.07%) Git (software)
4 14 (1.95%) Moq
5 12 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
6 10 (1.39%) NUnit
7 8 (1.12%) Subversion
7 8 (1.12%) MSTest
8 7 (0.98%) Selenium
8 7 (0.98%) LoadRunner
9 6 (0.84%) TestComplete
10 4 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 4 (0.56%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.56%) QAComplete
11 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.28%) Rational Rose
12 2 (0.28%) Ant
12 2 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 139 (19.39%) Finance
2 45 (6.28%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.63%) Retail
4 23 (3.21%) Marketing
5 16 (2.23%) Banking
6 13 (1.81%) Games
7 8 (1.12%) German Language
7 8 (1.12%) Investment Banking
8 7 (0.98%) French Language
8 7 (0.98%) Legal
9 5 (0.70%) Billing
9 5 (0.70%) Local Government
10 4 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.42%) Spanish Language
11 3 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.28%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.28%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Law
12 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 402 (56.07%) Developer
2 161 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 103 (14.37%) Senior Developer
4 101 (14.09%) Software Developer
5 91 (12.69%) C# Developer
6 80 (11.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 79 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
8 67 (9.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 58 (8.09%) SQL Developer
10 55 (7.67%) Consultant
11 50 (6.97%) Senior Software Developer
12 43 (6.00%) DBA
13 41 (5.72%) SQL DBA
14 40 (5.58%) Analyst
14 40 (5.58%) Junior
15 35 (4.88%) Software Engineer
15 35 (4.88%) Web Developer
16 34 (4.74%) Junior Developer
17 33 (4.60%) Designer
17 33 (4.60%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (54.81%) .NET
2 305 (42.54%) ASP.NET
3 198 (27.62%) HTML
4 135 (18.83%) CSS
5 111 (15.48%) jQuery
6 98 (13.67%) WCF
6 98 (13.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (9.76%) .NET Framework
8 66 (9.21%) Ajax
9 57 (7.95%) XML
9 57 (7.95%) HTML5
10 51 (7.11%) WPF
10 51 (7.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 51 (7.11%) Web Services
11 27 (3.77%) RESTful
12 26 (3.63%) CSS3
13 25 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
14 23 (3.21%) WinForms
15 22 (3.07%) Windows SharePoint Services
15 22 (3.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (5.44%) Computer Science
2 34 (4.74%) Management Information System
3 27 (3.77%) Mobile App
3 27 (3.77%) Mathematics
4 25 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (3.35%) Clustering
6 20 (2.79%) Inversion of Control
7 18 (2.51%) Physics
8 15 (2.09%) iPhone
8 15 (2.09%) Visualisation
9 11 (1.53%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.39%) PKI
11 7 (0.98%) Open Source
12 6 (0.84%) GIS
12 6 (0.84%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (0.70%) Replication
13 5 (0.70%) Statistics
13 5 (0.70%) Smartphone
13 5 (0.70%) IPTV
14 4 (0.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 192 (26.78%) Windows
2 80 (11.16%) Windows Server 2003
3 76 (10.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 65 (9.07%) Linux
5 32 (4.46%) Windows XP
6 25 (3.49%) UNIX
7 22 (3.07%) Android
8 18 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.95%) CentOS
10 5 (0.70%) Windows 7
10 5 (0.70%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.56%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.42%) Solaris
13 2 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (19.80%) MVC
2 139 (19.39%) Business Intelligence
3 90 (12.55%) ETL
4 61 (8.51%) Software Engineering
5 60 (8.37%) TDD
6 55 (7.67%) Performance Tuning
7 53 (7.39%) Migration
8 51 (7.11%) Agile Software Development
9 50 (6.97%) OO
10 49 (6.83%) Scrum
11 48 (6.69%) Data Modelling
12 47 (6.56%) Web Development
13 39 (5.44%) OOD
14 33 (4.60%) CRM
15 32 (4.46%) ITIL
16 30 (4.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 30 (4.18%) Web Application Development
17 27 (3.77%) Project Management
18 24 (3.35%) Analytics
18 24 (3.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 353 (49.23%) C#
2 320 (44.63%) SQL
3 166 (23.15%) JavaScript
4 113 (15.76%) T-SQL
5 65 (9.07%) VB.NET
5 65 (9.07%) C++
6 48 (6.69%) Java
7 41 (5.72%) VB
8 22 (3.07%) Perl
9 16 (2.23%) PHP
10 15 (2.09%) VBScript
10 15 (2.09%) Ruby
11 13 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 13 (1.81%) Python
12 8 (1.12%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 7 (0.98%) C
14 6 (0.84%) VBA
15 3 (0.42%) R
15 3 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 120 (16.74%) Degree
2 57 (7.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (7.39%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.65%) MCTS
5 16 (2.23%) MCSE
5 16 (2.23%) MCP
5 16 (2.23%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 13 (1.81%) MCITP
6 13 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.39%) MCAD
7 10 (1.39%) MCSD
8 9 (1.26%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.26%) RHCE
9 7 (0.98%) ISEB
10 6 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.70%) HND
12 4 (0.56%) CCNA
13 3 (0.42%) CISA
13 3 (0.42%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.74%) SLA
2 20 (2.79%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.53%) QA
3 11 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.70%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.14%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 68 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 32 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.91%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (1.26%) vSphere
6 8 (1.12%) XenApp
7 7 (0.98%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.84%) Terminal Server
8 6 (0.84%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.56%) Xen
9 4 (0.56%) vCloud
10 3 (0.42%) IAG
10 3 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.28%) UAG
11 2 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.14%) KVM
12 1 (0.14%) XenServer
12 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.14%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 17 (2.37%) SCOM
2 14 (1.95%) SCCM
3 9 (1.26%) Puppet
3 9 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (1.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (1.12%) WSUS
5 7 (0.98%) Netcool
6 5 (0.70%) Plesk
7 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.28%) MOM
8 2 (0.28%) Legato
8 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.14%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 351 (48.95%) Microsoft
2 113 (15.76%) Oracle
3 42 (5.86%) VMware
4 31 (4.32%) Cisco
5 26 (3.63%) Business Objects
6 24 (3.35%) Red Hat
6 24 (3.35%) Fujitsu
7 17 (2.37%) Cognos
7 17 (2.37%) Google
8 16 (2.23%) Teradata
9 13 (1.81%) Citrix
10 11 (1.53%) EMC
11 10 (1.39%) Meridio
12 9 (1.26%) SonicWALL
12 9 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (1.12%) Lotus
14 7 (0.98%) Sage
14 7 (0.98%) IBM
15 6 (0.84%) Symantec
15 6 (0.84%) Xamarin
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
Reading
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: 40,000 - 48,000 + excellent benefits
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Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + Pension, Medical
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Brook Street - working in partnership with Microsoft
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Brook Street - working in partnership with Microsoft
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 30% Bonus + benefits
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