The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 11 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 285 282 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.66% 11.86% 18.65%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 46.72% 52.81% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 247 261 377
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
SQL Server
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
610 534 648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.24% 22.47% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 528 462 523
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £79,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 338 (61.68%) SQL
2 218 (39.78%) .NET
3 202 (36.86%) C#
3 202 (36.86%) Microsoft
4 167 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
5 152 (27.74%) Oracle
6 147 (26.82%) Windows
7 140 (25.55%) ASP.NET
8 124 (22.63%) HTML
9 118 (21.53%) MVC
10 115 (20.99%) MS Excel
10 115 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
11 109 (19.89%) JavaScript
11 109 (19.89%) CSS
12 98 (17.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 93 (16.97%) Scrum
14 88 (16.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 83 (15.15%) Degree
16 82 (14.96%) T-SQL
17 76 (13.87%) SQL Server 2012
17 76 (13.87%) ETL
18 75 (13.69%) Finance
18 75 (13.69%) Team Foundation Server
19 74 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
20 71 (12.96%) jQuery
20 71 (12.96%) Web Services
21 70 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
22 66 (12.04%) Visual Studio
22 66 (12.04%) Windows Server
23 63 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 38 (6.93%) IIS
2 32 (5.84%) SharePoint
3 24 (4.38%) Apache
3 24 (4.38%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.92%) Tomcat
5 15 (2.74%) WebSphere
6 14 (2.55%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (2.55%) Node.js
6 14 (2.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 12 (2.19%) OpenStack
8 11 (2.01%) JBoss
9 9 (1.64%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (1.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (1.09%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
Applications
1 115 (20.99%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.82%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) GIMP
3 7 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) MS Project
6 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.36%) MoSes
5 1 (0.18%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.75%) SaaS
2 29 (5.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.37%) Office 365
4 10 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.91%) GitHub
6 4 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.36%) Taleo
8 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 48 (8.76%) TCP/IP
2 28 (5.11%) SAN
3 26 (4.74%) DNS
4 23 (4.20%) Firewall
5 19 (3.47%) Network Security
6 18 (3.28%) LAN
7 16 (2.92%) WAN
8 15 (2.74%) DHCP
9 14 (2.55%) NAS
9 14 (2.55%) SMTP
10 12 (2.19%) LDAP
11 10 (1.82%) HTTP
11 10 (1.82%) VPN
12 9 (1.64%) SSL
13 8 (1.46%) Internet
13 8 (1.46%) Wireshark
14 7 (1.28%) iSCSI
14 7 (1.28%) VoIP
14 7 (1.28%) Wireless
15 6 (1.09%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (17.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 88 (16.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 76 (13.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 74 (13.50%) Data Warehouse
5 70 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (10.22%) MySQL
7 45 (8.21%) Relational Database
8 41 (7.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 33 (6.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 25 (4.56%) NoSQL
11 22 (4.01%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (3.83%) Data Mining
12 21 (3.83%) MS Access
13 19 (3.47%) Big Data
13 19 (3.47%) MongoDB
14 18 (3.28%) Oracle Database
14 18 (3.28%) QlikView
15 12 (2.19%) DB2
15 12 (2.19%) RDBMS
16 11 (2.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 75 (13.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 66 (12.04%) Visual Studio
3 19 (3.47%) Subversion
4 17 (3.10%) NUnit
5 16 (2.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 9 (1.64%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.64%) JIRA
6 9 (1.64%) Toad
7 8 (1.46%) Selenium
8 7 (1.28%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (1.09%) Artifactory
9 6 (1.09%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.09%) TestComplete
10 5 (0.91%) MSTest
11 4 (0.73%) Android Studio
11 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (0.73%) WebLOAD
12 3 (0.55%) AQtime
12 3 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 75 (13.69%) Finance
2 37 (6.75%) Telecoms
3 25 (4.56%) Retail
4 22 (4.01%) Banking
5 16 (2.92%) Automotive
6 12 (2.19%) Advertising
7 11 (2.01%) Marketing
8 10 (1.82%) Games
9 9 (1.64%) German Language
10 6 (1.09%) Legal
11 5 (0.91%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.73%) Billing
13 3 (0.55%) French Language
13 3 (0.55%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.55%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.36%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 224 (40.88%) Developer
2 118 (21.53%) .NET Developer
3 99 (18.07%) C# Developer
4 78 (14.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 72 (13.14%) SQL Developer
6 68 (12.41%) Software Developer
7 63 (11.50%) DBA
8 60 (10.95%) Analyst
9 57 (10.40%) SQL DBA
10 55 (10.04%) C# Software Developer
11 50 (9.12%) Administrator
12 44 (8.03%) .NET Software Developer
13 42 (7.66%) ASP.NET Developer
13 42 (7.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 34 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 32 (5.84%) Senior Developer
16 31 (5.66%) ETL Developer
16 31 (5.66%) Support Engineer
17 30 (5.47%) Architect
18 26 (4.74%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (39.78%) .NET
2 140 (25.55%) ASP.NET
3 124 (22.63%) HTML
4 109 (19.89%) CSS
5 71 (12.96%) jQuery
5 71 (12.96%) Web Services
6 63 (11.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (10.95%) XML
8 48 (8.76%) KnockoutJS
9 46 (8.39%) AngularJS
10 40 (7.30%) .NET Framework
11 34 (6.20%) SOAP
12 32 (5.84%) WCF
13 30 (5.47%) Ajax
13 30 (5.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 26 (4.74%) WPF
15 25 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
15 25 (4.56%) HTML5
15 25 (4.56%) WinForms
16 21 (3.83%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (11.13%) Computer Science
3 28 (5.11%) Clustering
4 26 (4.74%) Replication
5 24 (4.38%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (2.92%) Client/Server
8 15 (2.74%) Data Centre
8 15 (2.74%) Management Information System
8 15 (2.74%) N-Tier
9 13 (2.37%) User Experience
9 13 (2.37%) W3C
10 11 (2.01%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.82%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.82%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.64%) Data Integration
12 9 (1.64%) iPhone
13 8 (1.46%) Data Extraction
13 8 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 147 (26.82%) Windows
2 66 (12.04%) Windows Server
3 53 (9.67%) Linux
4 36 (6.57%) Unix
5 22 (4.01%) Android
6 21 (3.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (2.01%) Apple iOS
10 7 (1.28%) CentOS
11 6 (1.09%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.09%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.91%) Windows 2000
12 5 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.73%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.55%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.55%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.36%) Solaris
16 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (30.47%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (21.53%) MVC
3 115 (20.99%) Business Intelligence
4 93 (16.97%) Scrum
5 76 (13.87%) ETL
6 57 (10.40%) TDD
7 56 (10.22%) Migration
8 55 (10.04%) ITIL
9 41 (7.48%) Performance Tuning
9 41 (7.48%) SDLC
10 39 (7.12%) CRM
11 38 (6.93%) SOA
12 36 (6.57%) ERP
13 30 (5.47%) Web Development
14 29 (5.29%) Project Management
15 28 (5.11%) Presales
16 27 (4.93%) Unit Testing
17 26 (4.74%) Analytics
17 26 (4.74%) Domain-Driven Design
18 25 (4.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 338 (61.68%) SQL
2 202 (36.86%) C#
3 109 (19.89%) JavaScript
4 82 (14.96%) T-SQL
5 37 (6.75%) Java
6 36 (6.57%) VB.NET
7 31 (5.66%) VB
8 24 (4.38%) PowerShell
9 19 (3.47%) C++
9 19 (3.47%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.92%) VBScript
11 13 (2.37%) Perl
11 13 (2.37%) VB6
12 11 (2.01%) C
12 11 (2.01%) PHP
13 7 (1.28%) Python
13 7 (1.28%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.91%) Assembly Language
14 5 (0.91%) VBA
14 5 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 83 (15.15%) Degree
2 26 (4.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (3.83%) ISEB
3 21 (3.83%) ISTQB
4 19 (3.47%) Security Cleared
5 14 (2.55%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.82%) MCSE
7 7 (1.28%) CISSP
8 6 (1.09%) CompTIA Security+
8 6 (1.09%) MCTS
8 6 (1.09%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (0.91%) MCITP
10 4 (0.73%) MCP
10 4 (0.73%) MCSA
11 3 (0.55%) CCNA
11 3 (0.55%) CEH
11 3 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.36%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.57%) QA
2 4 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.55%) SLA
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 59 (10.77%) Active Directory
2 28 (5.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.74%) Hyper-V
4 12 (2.19%) VMware ESX
5 6 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.73%) ISA Server
6 4 (0.73%) NDS
6 4 (0.73%) Novell eDirectory
6 4 (0.73%) Squid
7 3 (0.55%) XenApp
8 2 (0.36%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.36%) vSphere
8 2 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.01%) SCCM
2 8 (1.46%) Puppet
3 6 (1.09%) OpenAM
4 5 (0.91%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.73%) SCOM
5 4 (0.73%) Simpana
6 3 (0.55%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.55%) Nmap
6 3 (0.55%) Perfmon
7 2 (0.36%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.36%) Legato
7 2 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.36%) WSUS
8 1 (0.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.18%) WMI
Vendors
1 202 (36.86%) Microsoft
2 152 (27.74%) Oracle
3 45 (8.21%) VMware
4 33 (6.02%) HP
5 20 (3.65%) Cisco
5 20 (3.65%) Sybase
6 19 (3.47%) Red Hat
7 18 (3.28%) EMC
8 13 (2.37%) Sun
8 13 (2.37%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.82%) NetApp
10 9 (1.64%) Google
10 9 (1.64%) IFS
10 9 (1.64%) SAP
10 9 (1.64%) Symantec
11 8 (1.46%) Citrix
11 8 (1.46%) Forcepoint
11 8 (1.46%) Informatica
11 8 (1.46%) Vertica
12 5 (0.91%) Cognos
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Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Oscar
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: 45,000-60,000
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
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