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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 10 11 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 286 288 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.08% 11.97% 15.87%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 51.91% 48.65% 65.92%
Number of salaries quoted 259 245 348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
551 592 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.06% 24.59% 24.08%
Number of salaries quoted 498 491 488
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,800 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 5 May 2016.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 311 (53.62%) SQL
2 265 (45.69%) .NET
3 245 (42.24%) C#
4 204 (35.17%) Oracle
5 184 (31.72%) Microsoft
6 177 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (29.83%) Windows
8 142 (24.48%) HTML
9 140 (24.14%) ASP.NET
10 135 (23.28%) JavaScript
11 120 (20.69%) CSS
12 110 (18.97%) MVC
13 102 (17.59%) Web Services
14 100 (17.24%) MS Excel
15 99 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
15 99 (17.07%) Degree
16 90 (15.52%) Relational Database
17 88 (15.17%) Linux
18 86 (14.83%) MySQL
19 84 (14.48%) Java
20 83 (14.31%) Finance
21 79 (13.62%) Scrum
22 77 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
23 76 (13.10%) XML
24 74 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
25 73 (12.59%) Unix
26 72 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 71 (12.24%) Windows Server
28 70 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 69 (11.90%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 68 (11.72%) IIS
2 51 (8.79%) Apache
3 44 (7.59%) Tomcat
4 42 (7.24%) BizTalk Server
5 39 (6.72%) WebSphere
6 32 (5.52%) JBoss
7 30 (5.17%) Node.js
7 30 (5.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 30 (5.17%) SharePoint
8 21 (3.62%) WebLogic
9 20 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (2.59%) Apache Spark
11 12 (2.07%) MS Exchange
11 12 (2.07%) OpenStack
12 10 (1.72%) Skype for Business
13 8 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
14 7 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (1.21%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 100 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.86%) GIMP
2 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.69%) MS Office
4 3 (0.52%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.34%) MoSes
5 1 (0.17%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.17%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.66%) SaaS
2 37 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.72%) Office 365
4 9 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (11.21%) TCP/IP
2 56 (9.66%) Firewall
3 52 (8.97%) SAN
4 43 (7.41%) NAS
5 38 (6.55%) LDAP
6 35 (6.03%) HTTP
7 23 (3.97%) DNS
8 20 (3.45%) SMTP
9 16 (2.76%) Network Security
9 16 (2.76%) Wireshark
10 14 (2.41%) DHCP
11 12 (2.07%) IMAP
11 12 (2.07%) LAN
11 12 (2.07%) WAN
12 11 (1.90%) SSL
12 11 (1.90%) VPN
13 9 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (1.55%) FTP
14 8 (1.38%) iSCSI
15 7 (1.21%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (15.52%) Relational Database
2 86 (14.83%) MySQL
3 72 (12.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 70 (12.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 59 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
6 56 (9.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 47 (8.10%) RDBMS
8 44 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
9 39 (6.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 30 (5.17%) QlikView
11 26 (4.48%) NoSQL
12 21 (3.62%) Big Data
12 21 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 19 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
14 18 (3.10%) Oracle Database
15 16 (2.76%) Data Mining
15 16 (2.76%) MS Access
16 15 (2.59%) Apache Hive
16 15 (2.59%) Hadoop
16 15 (2.59%) HBase
Development Applications
1 74 (12.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 52 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 32 (5.52%) Subversion
4 25 (4.31%) Jenkins
5 24 (4.14%) Artifactory
6 23 (3.97%) JIRA
7 18 (3.10%) Git (software)
8 14 (2.41%) WebLOAD
9 13 (2.24%) AQtime
10 11 (1.90%) Eclipse
10 11 (1.90%) NUnit
10 11 (1.90%) Toad
11 10 (1.72%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 10 (1.72%) NetBeans
12 5 (0.86%) MSTest
13 4 (0.69%) Android Studio
13 4 (0.69%) Selenium
14 3 (0.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.52%) WebDriver
15 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
General
1 83 (14.31%) Finance
2 33 (5.69%) Telecoms
3 26 (4.48%) Retail
4 22 (3.79%) Games
5 19 (3.28%) Banking
6 13 (2.24%) German Language
7 12 (2.07%) Automotive
8 7 (1.21%) Advertising
8 7 (1.21%) Legal
8 7 (1.21%) Marketing
9 3 (0.52%) French Language
9 3 (0.52%) Portuguese Language
9 3 (0.52%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Billing
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 259 (44.66%) Developer
2 129 (22.24%) .NET Developer
3 115 (19.83%) C# Developer
4 86 (14.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 73 (12.59%) Software Developer
6 67 (11.55%) SQL Developer
7 61 (10.52%) C# Software Developer
8 57 (9.83%) Analyst
9 48 (8.28%) ASP.NET Developer
9 48 (8.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (7.76%) Applications Support
11 44 (7.59%) .NET Software Developer
11 44 (7.59%) Support Engineer
12 38 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 33 (5.69%) ETL Developer
14 32 (5.52%) Administrator
14 32 (5.52%) DBA
15 31 (5.34%) Architect
16 30 (5.17%) Senior Developer
16 30 (5.17%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (45.69%) .NET
2 142 (24.48%) HTML
3 140 (24.14%) ASP.NET
4 120 (20.69%) CSS
5 102 (17.59%) Web Services
6 77 (13.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (13.10%) XML
8 69 (11.90%) jQuery
9 47 (8.10%) KnockoutJS
10 42 (7.24%) WCF
11 39 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 38 (6.55%) AngularJS
13 37 (6.38%) SOAP
14 32 (5.52%) JSON
15 31 (5.34%) .NET Framework
16 30 (5.17%) HTML5
17 28 (4.83%) REST
18 27 (4.66%) WPF
19 26 (4.48%) LAMP
20 22 (3.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 52 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (7.07%) Mobile App
4 24 (4.14%) Client/Server
5 22 (3.79%) Data Centre
6 21 (3.62%) iPhone
7 20 (3.45%) Clustering
8 19 (3.28%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.41%) Algorithms
9 14 (2.41%) N-Tier
9 14 (2.41%) Replication
10 13 (2.24%) W3C
11 11 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (1.90%) User Experience
12 10 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (1.72%) Private Cloud
12 10 (1.72%) Public Cloud
13 9 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (1.55%) Visualisation
14 7 (1.21%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 173 (29.83%) Windows
2 88 (15.17%) Linux
3 73 (12.59%) Unix
4 71 (12.24%) Windows Server
5 42 (7.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (5.52%) Android
7 25 (4.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (3.97%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.07%) CentOS
10 6 (1.03%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (0.69%) Windows 2000
12 4 (0.69%) Windows NT
13 3 (0.52%) Debian
13 3 (0.52%) Solaris
13 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
13 3 (0.52%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (30.52%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (18.97%) MVC
3 99 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
4 79 (13.62%) Scrum
5 69 (11.90%) ETL
6 58 (10.00%) TDD
7 57 (9.83%) SOA
8 53 (9.14%) SDLC
9 51 (8.79%) Analytics
10 45 (7.76%) ITIL
10 45 (7.76%) Project Management
11 43 (7.41%) Migration
12 40 (6.90%) ERP
13 38 (6.55%) CRM
13 38 (6.55%) Performance Tuning
13 38 (6.55%) Unit Testing
14 37 (6.38%) Software Engineering
15 35 (6.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 32 (5.52%) Domain-Driven Design
16 32 (5.52%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 311 (53.62%) SQL
2 245 (42.24%) C#
3 135 (23.28%) JavaScript
4 84 (14.48%) Java
5 55 (9.48%) T-SQL
6 52 (8.97%) C++
7 38 (6.55%) VB.NET
8 37 (6.38%) VB
9 34 (5.86%) PowerShell
10 31 (5.34%) Perl
11 23 (3.97%) PHP
12 19 (3.28%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.41%) C
14 13 (2.24%) VB6
15 10 (1.72%) XPath
16 8 (1.38%) Shell Script
17 4 (0.69%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.52%) Python
18 3 (0.52%) VBA
18 3 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 99 (17.07%) Degree
2 19 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.76%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.55%) MCSE
6 7 (1.21%) CISSP
6 7 (1.21%) PhD
7 5 (0.86%) CCNA
7 5 (0.86%) CompTIA Security+
7 5 (0.86%) ISEB
7 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.86%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (0.69%) CCIE
8 4 (0.69%) CCNP
9 3 (0.52%) CEH
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.17%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.17%) MCITP
10 1 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.48%) QA
2 10 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.17%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 64 (11.03%) Active Directory
2 37 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
4 15 (2.59%) HDFS
4 15 (2.59%) Hyper-V
4 15 (2.59%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.69%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.69%) NDS
5 4 (0.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (0.69%) Squid
5 4 (0.69%) XenServer
6 3 (0.52%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) iptables
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (5.00%) OpenAM
2 28 (4.83%) Puppet
3 13 (2.24%) Perfmon
4 8 (1.38%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.86%) SCOM
5 5 (0.86%) Simpana
6 4 (0.69%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.52%) Legato
7 3 (0.52%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.52%) Nmap
7 3 (0.52%) SCCM
7 3 (0.52%) WSUS
8 2 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 204 (35.17%) Oracle
2 184 (31.72%) Microsoft
3 69 (11.90%) VMware
4 51 (8.79%) Red Hat
5 35 (6.03%) Sun
6 31 (5.34%) HP
7 30 (5.17%) Informatica
8 27 (4.66%) Cisco
9 21 (3.62%) Google
10 16 (2.76%) EMC
11 11 (1.90%) Sybase
12 10 (1.72%) NetApp
12 10 (1.72%) SAP
13 9 (1.55%) Forcepoint
14 8 (1.38%) 3PAR
14 8 (1.38%) IFS
15 7 (1.21%) Citrix
16 6 (1.03%) Symantec
16 6 (1.03%) Veeam
16 6 (1.03%) Zend
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