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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 308 435 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.36% 17.68% 15.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.11% 52.98% 42.93%
Number of salaries quoted 274 373 321
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
853 821 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.77% 33.37% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 734 676 731
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 4 September 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 284 (40.92%) SQL Server
2 221 (31.84%) C#
3 218 (31.41%) .NET
4 197 (28.39%) Microsoft
5 182 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
6 179 (25.79%) Windows
7 161 (23.20%) JavaScript
8 148 (21.33%) Oracle
9 143 (20.61%) MS Excel
10 141 (20.32%) Linux
11 134 (19.31%) Degree
12 131 (18.88%) HTML
13 130 (18.73%) T-SQL
14 128 (18.44%) Java
15 119 (17.15%) ASP.NET
16 109 (15.71%) Finance
17 106 (15.27%) CSS
18 103 (14.84%) MySQL
18 103 (14.84%) MVC
19 97 (13.98%) jQuery
20 95 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
20 95 (13.69%) Software Engineering
21 94 (13.54%) Scrum
22 81 (11.67%) VMware
22 81 (11.67%) Computer Science
23 77 (11.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 74 (10.66%) Web Services
25 72 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
26 70 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
27 68 (9.80%) .NET Framework

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 50 (7.20%) IIS
2 46 (6.63%) Tomcat
3 45 (6.48%) Apache
4 37 (5.33%) SharePoint
5 32 (4.61%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.02%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.73%) CMS
8 11 (1.59%) JBoss
8 11 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 11 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 10 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
10 9 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (1.01%) Kentico
11 7 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (1.01%) Umbraco
11 7 (1.01%) Oracle Workflow
12 5 (0.72%) Liferay
12 5 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 143 (20.61%) MS Excel
2 26 (3.75%) MS Office
3 10 (1.44%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.72%) SPSS
5 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.58%) PowerPivot
6 3 (0.43%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 16 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.02%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle HRMS
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle 11i
5 4 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.29%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.29%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.29%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 64 (9.22%) SaaS
2 14 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.59%) Office 365
3 11 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.30%) Google App Engine
4 9 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.72%) Taleo
7 3 (0.43%) GitHub
7 3 (0.43%) IaaS
8 2 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.76%) TCP/IP
2 35 (5.04%) LAN
2 35 (5.04%) Firewall
3 32 (4.61%) WAN
4 28 (4.03%) DNS
5 17 (2.45%) Internet
6 15 (2.16%) SAN
6 15 (2.16%) DHCP
6 15 (2.16%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (1.44%) HTTP
7 10 (1.44%) VoIP
8 9 (1.30%) MPLS
8 9 (1.30%) SMTP
9 7 (1.01%) HTTPS
9 7 (1.01%) iSCSI
10 6 (0.86%) Network Security
11 5 (0.72%) VPN
11 5 (0.72%) FTP
11 5 (0.72%) CTI
11 5 (0.72%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 284 (40.92%) SQL Server
2 103 (14.84%) MySQL
3 77 (11.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 58 (8.36%) Data Warehouse
6 50 (7.20%) PostgreSQL
7 49 (7.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 44 (6.34%) Relational Database
9 38 (5.48%) NoSQL
10 34 (4.90%) Oracle Database
11 29 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (3.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 20 (2.88%) MongoDB
14 17 (2.45%) OLTP
15 15 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
16 14 (2.02%) Couchbase
16 14 (2.02%) SQL CLR
17 13 (1.87%) QlikView
18 12 (1.73%) Data Mining
18 12 (1.73%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 52 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (5.33%) Visual Studio
3 22 (3.17%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 19 (2.74%) Selenium
5 19 (2.74%) Subversion
6 13 (1.87%) Maven
6 13 (1.87%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.30%) Ant
8 7 (1.01%) JUnit
8 7 (1.01%) JIRA
8 7 (1.01%) WebDriver
9 6 (0.86%) MSTest
10 5 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (0.72%) Toad
10 5 (0.72%) HP UFT
10 5 (0.72%) CruiseControl
11 4 (0.58%) NUnit
11 4 (0.58%) SoapUI
11 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 109 (15.71%) Finance
2 48 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 29 (4.18%) Marketing
4 27 (3.89%) Banking
5 18 (2.59%) Advertising
6 17 (2.45%) Manufacturing
7 16 (2.31%) Retail
8 14 (2.02%) Legal
9 8 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.86%) Automotive
10 6 (0.86%) Games
11 5 (0.72%) Electronics
12 4 (0.58%) French Language
12 4 (0.58%) German Language
12 4 (0.58%) Local Government
13 3 (0.43%) Billing
13 3 (0.43%) Law
14 2 (0.29%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 297 (42.80%) Developer
2 86 (12.39%) Analyst
3 84 (12.10%) .NET Developer
4 67 (9.65%) Senior Developer
5 55 (7.93%) Software Developer
6 53 (7.64%) Consultant
7 51 (7.35%) Administrator
7 51 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 49 (7.06%) Software Engineer
8 49 (7.06%) DBA
9 47 (6.77%) SQL Developer
10 39 (5.62%) Support Engineer
11 35 (5.04%) Support Analyst
12 34 (4.90%) C# .NET Developer
13 33 (4.76%) Applications Support
14 29 (4.18%) Technical Support
15 28 (4.03%) SQL DBA
16 23 (3.31%) Applications Support Analyst
16 23 (3.31%) Java Developer
17 21 (3.03%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (31.41%) .NET
2 131 (18.88%) HTML
3 119 (17.15%) ASP.NET
4 106 (15.27%) CSS
5 97 (13.98%) jQuery
6 74 (10.66%) Web Services
7 72 (10.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 68 (9.80%) .NET Framework
9 65 (9.37%) AngularJS
10 64 (9.22%) XML
11 50 (7.20%) WCF
12 40 (5.76%) HTML5
13 34 (4.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (4.76%) REST
14 33 (4.76%) Entity Framework
14 33 (4.76%) Ajax
15 30 (4.32%) Servlets
16 29 (4.18%) SOAP
17 27 (3.89%) JSP
18 26 (3.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 95 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (11.67%) Computer Science
3 35 (5.04%) Replication
4 27 (3.89%) Clustering
5 20 (2.88%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 17 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.31%) Data Centre
8 14 (2.02%) User Experience
9 12 (1.73%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.44%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (1.44%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.44%) Statistics
11 8 (1.15%) Data Extraction
12 7 (1.01%) Mobile Computing
13 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (0.86%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.86%) Life Science
14 5 (0.72%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.58%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 179 (25.79%) Windows
2 141 (20.32%) Linux
3 41 (5.91%) UNIX
4 34 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.16%) Mac OS X
6 15 (2.16%) Android
7 13 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.73%) Windows 7
8 12 (1.73%) CentOS
9 5 (0.72%) Solaris
9 5 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.58%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.29%) SUSE
11 2 (0.29%) Debian
12 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (14.84%) MVC
3 95 (13.69%) Software Engineering
4 94 (13.54%) Scrum
5 70 (10.09%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (7.93%) OO
6 55 (7.93%) SDLC
7 53 (7.64%) Performance Tuning
8 43 (6.20%) TDD
9 39 (5.62%) Web Development
9 39 (5.62%) ITIL
10 38 (5.48%) ETL
11 33 (4.76%) OOP
12 30 (4.32%) Project Management
13 28 (4.03%) Unit Testing
14 26 (3.75%) System Testing
14 26 (3.75%) Workflow
14 26 (3.75%) CRM
15 25 (3.60%) Data Analysis
16 24 (3.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 221 (31.84%) C#
2 161 (23.20%) JavaScript
3 130 (18.73%) T-SQL
4 128 (18.44%) Java
5 63 (9.08%) PHP
6 59 (8.50%) Python
7 56 (8.07%) PL/SQL
8 51 (7.35%) VB.NET
9 37 (5.33%) Perl
10 35 (5.04%) VB
11 33 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 31 (4.47%) C++
13 26 (3.75%) VBScript
14 25 (3.60%) Ruby
15 20 (2.88%) C
16 17 (2.45%) VBA
17 12 (1.73%) Shell Script
17 12 (1.73%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.30%) Bash Shell
19 8 (1.15%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 134 (19.31%) Degree
2 31 (4.47%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (3.17%) ISTQB
5 20 (2.88%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.59%) ISEB
7 15 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (1.59%) MCSE
9 8 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.86%) Security+ Certification
10 6 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (0.86%) A+ Certification
11 5 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.72%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.72%) MCITP
11 5 (0.72%) CCIE
12 4 (0.58%) ACCA
12 4 (0.58%) AAT
13 3 (0.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.04%) QA
2 20 (2.88%) SLA
3 6 (0.86%) GCP
4 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 61 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (8.65%) Active Directory
3 41 (5.91%) Hyper-V
4 21 (3.03%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.45%) vSphere
6 13 (1.87%) XenApp
7 11 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.72%) XenServer
9 2 (0.29%) Firmware
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.14%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (3.03%) Puppet
2 20 (2.88%) SCCM
3 10 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (1.44%) ZABBIX
4 9 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (1.01%) Backup Exec
6 3 (0.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (0.43%) Nagios
7 2 (0.29%) SCOM
7 2 (0.29%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.29%) Zenoss
7 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.14%) SCSM
8 1 (0.14%) WMI
8 1 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 197 (28.39%) Microsoft
2 148 (21.33%) Oracle
3 81 (11.67%) VMware
4 33 (4.76%) Cisco
5 32 (4.61%) HP
6 28 (4.03%) Citrix
7 16 (2.31%) Google
8 14 (2.02%) Tableau
8 14 (2.02%) Vertica
9 13 (1.87%) Xamarin
10 11 (1.59%) Splunk
10 11 (1.59%) Sitecore
10 11 (1.59%) SAP
11 10 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.44%) Atlassian
12 7 (1.01%) Telerik
12 7 (1.01%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.01%) IBM
13 6 (0.86%) Dell
13 6 (0.86%) EMC
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Salary: £31000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 24 days holiday + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension (18%), Flex Fund (5%)
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