The table below looks at the statistics for SQL 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 over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 370 433 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.54% 17.86% 15.77%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.93% 49.20% 44.28%
Number of salaries quoted 315 366 328
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
SQL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
904 880 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 40.41% 36.30% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 739 729 733
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 £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SQL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

SQL Salary Trend in Reading

SQL
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Reading region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

1 288 (40.62%) SQL Server
2 227 (32.02%) C#
3 223 (31.45%) .NET
4 213 (30.04%) Microsoft
5 192 (27.08%) Windows
6 183 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
7 161 (22.71%) MS Excel
8 153 (21.58%) Oracle
8 153 (21.58%) JavaScript
9 148 (20.87%) Linux
10 147 (20.73%) Degree
11 138 (19.46%) Java
12 134 (18.90%) T-SQL
13 125 (17.63%) ASP.NET
14 123 (17.35%) Finance
15 122 (17.21%) HTML
16 106 (14.95%) MySQL
17 101 (14.25%) Software Engineering
18 99 (13.96%) jQuery
19 98 (13.82%) MVC
20 97 (13.68%) CSS
21 93 (13.12%) Scrum
22 91 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
23 83 (11.71%) VMware
24 76 (10.72%) Computer Science
25 73 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 71 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC
27 69 (9.73%) Web Services
28 66 (9.31%) AngularJS
29 65 (9.17%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 57 (8.04%) IIS
2 47 (6.63%) Apache
2 47 (6.63%) Tomcat
3 45 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 33 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.83%) CMS
7 11 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 11 (1.55%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.41%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.41%) JBoss
9 8 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.13%) Umbraco
9 8 (1.13%) Kentico
9 8 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
11 6 (0.85%) Liferay
Applications
1 161 (22.71%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.23%) MS Office
3 11 (1.55%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.56%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.42%) SPSS
7 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (2.12%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.13%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
6 5 (0.71%) Oracle 11i
6 5 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
7 4 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.28%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.28%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.28%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.28%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.28%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 61 (8.60%) SaaS
2 15 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.69%) Google App Engine
3 12 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (1.55%) Office 365
5 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.42%) Taleo
6 3 (0.42%) PaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.14%) Force.com
7 1 (0.14%) GitHub
7 1 (0.14%) IaaS
7 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.21%) Firewall
2 35 (4.94%) LAN
2 35 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 33 (4.65%) WAN
4 31 (4.37%) SAN
5 26 (3.67%) DNS
6 25 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
7 13 (1.83%) DHCP
8 12 (1.69%) Internet
9 11 (1.55%) NetScreen
10 10 (1.41%) MPLS
11 9 (1.27%) HTTPS
11 9 (1.27%) iSCSI
12 7 (0.99%) SMTP
12 7 (0.99%) HTTP
12 7 (0.99%) VoIP
13 6 (0.85%) CTI
13 6 (0.85%) Network Security
14 5 (0.71%) BIG-IP
14 5 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (40.62%) SQL Server
2 106 (14.95%) MySQL
3 73 (10.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (8.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 53 (7.48%) PostgreSQL
6 52 (7.33%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (5.92%) Relational Database
9 37 (5.22%) NoSQL
10 33 (4.65%) Oracle Database
11 27 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 23 (3.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 18 (2.54%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.97%) OLTP
15 13 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
15 13 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
15 13 (1.83%) SQL CLR
15 13 (1.83%) Couchbase
16 12 (1.69%) QlikView
16 12 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 60 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (6.21%) Visual Studio
3 27 (3.81%) Subversion
4 25 (3.53%) Maven
5 24 (3.39%) Git (software)
5 24 (3.39%) Eclipse
6 17 (2.40%) Selenium
7 14 (1.97%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.55%) Ant
9 7 (0.99%) JUnit
10 6 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 6 (0.85%) Toad
11 5 (0.71%) CruiseControl
11 5 (0.71%) JIRA
11 5 (0.71%) WebDriver
11 5 (0.71%) MSTest
12 4 (0.56%) HP UFT
12 4 (0.56%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.56%) Log4j
12 4 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 123 (17.35%) Finance
2 50 (7.05%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.09%) Banking
4 28 (3.95%) Marketing
5 19 (2.68%) Retail
5 19 (2.68%) Advertising
6 18 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 14 (1.97%) Legal
8 10 (1.41%) Aerospace
9 6 (0.85%) Automotive
9 6 (0.85%) Games
9 6 (0.85%) Local Government
10 5 (0.71%) French Language
11 4 (0.56%) German Language
11 4 (0.56%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.56%) Electronics
12 3 (0.42%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 296 (41.75%) Developer
2 89 (12.55%) .NET Developer
3 84 (11.85%) Analyst
4 59 (8.32%) Senior Developer
5 54 (7.62%) Consultant
6 53 (7.48%) Software Developer
7 50 (7.05%) SQL Developer
8 49 (6.91%) Software Engineer
9 48 (6.77%) C# Developer
10 47 (6.63%) Administrator
11 43 (6.06%) Support Engineer
12 39 (5.50%) Support Analyst
13 38 (5.36%) DBA
14 37 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
15 32 (4.51%) Applications Support
16 31 (4.37%) Java Developer
17 30 (4.23%) Technical Support
18 25 (3.53%) Web Developer
19 22 (3.10%) Programmer
19 22 (3.10%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (31.45%) .NET
2 125 (17.63%) ASP.NET
3 122 (17.21%) HTML
4 99 (13.96%) jQuery
5 97 (13.68%) CSS
6 71 (10.01%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (9.73%) Web Services
8 66 (9.31%) AngularJS
9 65 (9.17%) .NET Framework
10 63 (8.89%) XML
11 52 (7.33%) WCF
12 35 (4.94%) HTML5
13 33 (4.65%) Ajax
13 33 (4.65%) REST
14 32 (4.51%) Entity Framework
15 31 (4.37%) Servlets
16 30 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
17 28 (3.95%) SOAP
17 28 (3.95%) JSP
18 27 (3.81%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 91 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (10.72%) Computer Science
3 30 (4.23%) Replication
4 28 (3.95%) Clustering
5 18 (2.54%) Client/Server
5 18 (2.54%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.40%) Mathematics
7 15 (2.12%) User Experience
7 15 (2.12%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (1.55%) Visualisation
10 9 (1.27%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.27%) Statistics
11 8 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.13%) Management Information System
11 8 (1.13%) Data Extraction
11 8 (1.13%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (0.85%) Life Science
12 6 (0.85%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.71%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 192 (27.08%) Windows
2 148 (20.87%) Linux
3 54 (7.62%) UNIX
4 39 (5.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (2.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (2.68%) CentOS
7 18 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.26%) Android
9 15 (2.12%) Mac OS X
10 14 (1.97%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.13%) Solaris
12 7 (0.99%) Windows XP
13 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.56%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.56%) AIX
14 4 (0.56%) HPUX
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
15 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (14.25%) Software Engineering
3 98 (13.82%) MVC
4 93 (13.12%) Scrum
5 61 (8.60%) SDLC
6 58 (8.18%) OO
6 58 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
7 50 (7.05%) Performance Tuning
8 41 (5.78%) TDD
9 39 (5.50%) Web Development
9 39 (5.50%) ITIL
10 36 (5.08%) ETL
11 31 (4.37%) System Testing
12 29 (4.09%) Unit Testing
12 29 (4.09%) Workflow
12 29 (4.09%) Migration
13 28 (3.95%) Project Management
14 27 (3.81%) OOP
15 26 (3.67%) Software Testing
16 25 (3.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 227 (32.02%) C#
2 153 (21.58%) JavaScript
3 138 (19.46%) Java
4 134 (18.90%) T-SQL
5 64 (9.03%) PHP
6 61 (8.60%) PL/SQL
7 57 (8.04%) VB.NET
8 53 (7.48%) Python
9 42 (5.92%) VB
10 38 (5.36%) Perl
11 36 (5.08%) PowerShell
12 28 (3.95%) VBScript
13 26 (3.67%) C++
14 22 (3.10%) Shell Script
15 20 (2.82%) Ruby
16 17 (2.40%) C
17 16 (2.26%) VBA
18 12 (1.69%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.13%) TypeScript
20 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 147 (20.73%) Degree
2 35 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.96%) ISEB
5 21 (2.96%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (1.13%) MCSE
8 7 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.71%) CCIE
9 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.71%) A+ Certification
9 5 (0.71%) Security+ Certification
9 5 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.42%) ACCA
10 3 (0.42%) MCITP
10 3 (0.42%) AAT
11 2 (0.28%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.36%) QA
2 20 (2.82%) SLA
3 6 (0.85%) GCP
4 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 63 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (8.74%) Active Directory
3 55 (7.76%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.82%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.40%) vSphere
6 14 (1.97%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (1.83%) XenApp
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 3 (0.42%) XenServer
11 1 (0.14%) Snort
11 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (3.39%) SCCM
2 18 (2.54%) Puppet
3 10 (1.41%) ZABBIX
3 10 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 9 (1.27%) Backup Exec
4 9 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.56%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (0.56%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (0.28%) Nagios
7 2 (0.28%) SCOM
7 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.28%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.14%) Cacti
8 1 (0.14%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.14%) WMI
8 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 213 (30.04%) Microsoft
2 153 (21.58%) Oracle
3 83 (11.71%) VMware
4 43 (6.06%) Cisco
5 41 (5.78%) HP
6 26 (3.67%) Citrix
7 14 (1.97%) Google
7 14 (1.97%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.83%) Vertica
8 13 (1.83%) Tableau
9 12 (1.69%) F5
9 12 (1.69%) Sitecore
9 12 (1.69%) Juniper
9 12 (1.69%) Red Hat
9 12 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (1.55%) SAP
10 11 (1.55%) Splunk
11 10 (1.41%) Atlassian
12 8 (1.13%) Twitter
12 8 (1.13%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Full Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £55,000 per annum Excellent Package - Full details on request
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + + Full Bens Package
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
NS Consultants
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens, Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50k - 65k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP 35 - 45K +Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago