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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 366 382 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.51% 16.59% 19.48%
As % of the Programming Languages category 47.47% 40.00% 44.43%
Number of salaries quoted 285 302 345
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
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
771 955 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.67% 41.49% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 634 785 765
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 28 January 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 232 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 217 (29.81%) .NET
2 217 (29.81%) SQL Server
3 207 (28.43%) Windows
4 200 (27.47%) C#
5 190 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
6 172 (23.63%) Degree
7 158 (21.70%) MS Excel
8 155 (21.29%) HTML
9 146 (20.05%) JavaScript
9 146 (20.05%) Oracle
10 143 (19.64%) Java
11 132 (18.13%) Finance
12 130 (17.86%) Linux
13 129 (17.72%) ASP.NET
14 112 (15.38%) CSS
15 107 (14.70%) MVC
16 106 (14.56%) Web Services
17 103 (14.15%) jQuery
18 97 (13.32%) Security Cleared
19 93 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
19 93 (12.77%) Scrum
20 92 (12.64%) Computer Science
21 91 (12.50%) Telecoms
22 86 (11.81%) T-SQL
23 84 (11.54%) UNIX
24 83 (11.40%) VMware
25 82 (11.26%) XML
26 80 (10.99%) IIS
27 75 (10.30%) Business Intelligence

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 80 (10.99%) IIS
2 59 (8.10%) SharePoint
3 57 (7.83%) Apache
4 50 (6.87%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.98%) Apache Solr
6 24 (3.30%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (2.88%) MS Exchange
8 19 (2.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 16 (2.20%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.92%) WebSphere
11 13 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (1.65%) Lotus Domino
13 11 (1.51%) CMS
14 9 (1.24%) Sitecore CMS
15 8 (1.10%) JBoss
16 6 (0.82%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
17 5 (0.69%) Documentum
18 4 (0.55%) SAS
18 4 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 158 (21.70%) MS Excel
2 44 (6.04%) MS Office
3 17 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.69%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle SCM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.14%) Agresso
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.77%) SaaS
2 10 (1.37%) PaaS
3 9 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.69%) Office 365
5 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.41%) Taleo
5 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (6.32%) HTTP
2 33 (4.53%) DNS
3 25 (3.43%) Firewall
4 21 (2.88%) Internet
5 19 (2.61%) TCP/IP
6 17 (2.34%) SAN
7 14 (1.92%) VPN
8 13 (1.79%) VoIP
9 11 (1.51%) ATM
9 11 (1.51%) PPP
9 11 (1.51%) Ethernet
9 11 (1.51%) xDSL
10 10 (1.37%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.96%) Broadband
11 7 (0.96%) DSLAM
12 6 (0.82%) SMTP
12 6 (0.82%) SSL
12 6 (0.82%) FTP
13 4 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (0.41%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (29.81%) SQL Server
2 58 (7.97%) MySQL
3 50 (6.87%) Relational Database
4 46 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 31 (4.26%) RDBMS
6 31 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (3.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 23 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (2.47%) Oracle Database
10 17 (2.34%) DB2
10 17 (2.34%) OLAP
11 15 (2.06%) EDRMS
11 15 (2.06%) IDOL
11 15 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (1.79%) Big Data
13 11 (1.51%) OLAP Cube
14 10 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.24%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 72 (9.89%) Visual Studio
2 58 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 51 (7.01%) Git (software)
4 42 (5.77%) Subversion
5 34 (4.67%) Selenium
6 30 (4.12%) Oracle Forms
7 29 (3.98%) Mockito
8 28 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 23 (3.16%) Maven
10 16 (2.20%) TestDirector
11 15 (2.06%) QuickTest Pro
11 15 (2.06%) WinRunner
12 8 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 7 (0.96%) JIRA
14 6 (0.82%) MSI
15 5 (0.69%) SoapUI
15 5 (0.69%) ClearQuest
15 5 (0.69%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.69%) Toad
15 5 (0.69%) ClearCase
General
1 132 (18.13%) Finance
2 91 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 38 (5.22%) Banking
4 16 (2.20%) Retail
5 13 (1.79%) Marketing
6 12 (1.65%) Spanish Language
7 10 (1.37%) Billing
8 8 (1.10%) Advertising
9 7 (0.96%) French Language
9 7 (0.96%) German Language
10 5 (0.69%) Local Government
10 5 (0.69%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.69%) Electronics
11 4 (0.55%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.55%) Automotive
11 4 (0.55%) Law
11 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.41%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (33.38%) Developer
2 111 (15.25%) Analyst
3 84 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 78 (10.71%) Consultant
5 68 (9.34%) Applications Support
6 57 (7.83%) Support Engineer
7 43 (5.91%) Java Developer
7 43 (5.91%) C# Developer
8 39 (5.36%) Web Developer
9 38 (5.22%) Test Analyst
9 38 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (5.08%) Software Engineer
10 37 (5.08%) Support Analyst
10 37 (5.08%) Technical Support
11 31 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (3.98%) Java Consultant
13 28 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (3.71%) Senior Developer
15 26 (3.57%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (29.81%) .NET
2 155 (21.29%) HTML
3 129 (17.72%) ASP.NET
4 112 (15.38%) CSS
5 106 (14.56%) Web Services
6 103 (14.15%) jQuery
7 82 (11.26%) XML
8 62 (8.52%) WCF
9 59 (8.10%) J2EE
10 58 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (7.83%) .NET Framework
12 52 (7.14%) Spring
13 47 (6.46%) Ajax
14 46 (6.32%) JSP
15 38 (5.22%) Java EE
16 36 (4.95%) XSLT
17 34 (4.67%) HTML5
18 30 (4.12%) XHTML
19 27 (3.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 25 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 92 (12.64%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.18%) Client/Server
3 45 (6.18%) Clustering
4 32 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.98%) iPad
6 17 (2.34%) Open Source
6 17 (2.34%) Inversion of Control
7 16 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.06%) Mathematics
9 11 (1.51%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.24%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.96%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.69%) GIS
12 5 (0.69%) Replication
13 4 (0.55%) Device Driver
13 4 (0.55%) PKI
13 4 (0.55%) EPoS
13 4 (0.55%) Data Conversion
13 4 (0.55%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 207 (28.43%) Windows
2 130 (17.86%) Linux
3 84 (11.54%) UNIX
4 73 (10.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (8.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 35 (4.81%) Windows XP
7 28 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (3.57%) Windows 7
9 16 (2.20%) Android
10 13 (1.79%) Solaris
11 12 (1.65%) AIX
12 10 (1.37%) Apple iOS
13 9 (1.24%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.82%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.55%) Embedded Linux
15 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.27%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (26.10%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (14.70%) MVC
3 93 (12.77%) Scrum
4 75 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (9.20%) ITIL
6 65 (8.93%) Unit Testing
7 57 (7.83%) TDD
8 56 (7.69%) Software Engineering
9 47 (6.46%) SOA
10 46 (6.32%) Mentoring
11 42 (5.77%) Change Management
12 38 (5.22%) Workflow
13 37 (5.08%) ETL
14 36 (4.95%) BDD
15 34 (4.67%) OO
16 33 (4.53%) DSDM
16 33 (4.53%) Migration
16 33 (4.53%) Test Automation
17 32 (4.40%) E-Commerce
18 29 (3.98%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 200 (27.47%) C#
2 146 (20.05%) JavaScript
3 143 (19.64%) Java
4 86 (11.81%) T-SQL
5 74 (10.16%) PowerShell
6 37 (5.08%) VB.NET
7 36 (4.95%) VB
8 33 (4.53%) C++
9 32 (4.40%) PHP
10 30 (4.12%) Perl
10 30 (4.12%) VBScript
10 30 (4.12%) Shell Script
11 27 (3.71%) PL/SQL
12 24 (3.30%) C
13 17 (2.34%) Python
14 13 (1.79%) XPath
14 13 (1.79%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.10%) Korn
16 7 (0.96%) Ruby
17 6 (0.82%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 172 (23.63%) Degree
2 97 (13.32%) Security Cleared
3 74 (10.16%) SC Cleared
4 35 (4.81%) ISEB
5 29 (3.98%) DV Cleared
6 28 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (2.88%) ISTQB
8 18 (2.47%) CCNA
8 18 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (2.20%) MCSE
10 11 (1.51%) CCNP
10 11 (1.51%) SCSA
10 11 (1.51%) Sun Certification
11 10 (1.37%) MCITP
12 7 (0.96%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 7 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 7 (0.96%) MCP
13 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.41%) OCP
14 3 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.71%) QA
2 15 (2.06%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.51%) SLA
4 2 (0.27%) HL7
System Software
1 70 (9.62%) Active Directory
2 44 (6.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (4.12%) ISA Server
4 24 (3.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.41%) Firmware
5 3 (0.41%) vSphere
6 2 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (6.46%) SCCM
2 30 (4.12%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 22 (3.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 19 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (2.20%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (2.20%) Netcool
7 10 (1.37%) HP UCMDB
8 8 (1.10%) SCOM
9 2 (0.27%) Legato
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.14%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 232 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 146 (20.05%) Oracle
3 83 (11.40%) VMware
4 53 (7.28%) Citrix
5 46 (6.32%) SAP
6 42 (5.77%) Veritas
7 33 (4.53%) Business Objects
8 32 (4.40%) HP
9 29 (3.98%) hybris
10 20 (2.75%) McAfee
11 16 (2.20%) IBM
12 15 (2.06%) Meridio
13 11 (1.51%) Red Gate
13 11 (1.51%) Sun
13 11 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
14 10 (1.37%) Sitecore
15 9 (1.24%) Huawei
15 9 (1.24%) Cisco
16 7 (0.96%) Sage
16 7 (0.96%) Tableau
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £37,000 to £43,000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ConSol Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 60-80k
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-65k
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits + training & de
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BONUS, Flexi-Time
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £33000 per annum + Pension, bonus, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Insurance
Posted: 4 days ago