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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 436 362 442
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 17.33% 16.08% 21.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.54% 44.09% 42.79%
Number of salaries quoted 373 327 408
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
846 821 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.62% 36.47% 50.71%
Number of salaries quoted 699 728 911
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 29 August 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 308 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 291 (36.15%) .NET
3 274 (34.04%) C#
4 255 (31.68%) Microsoft
5 226 (28.07%) Windows
6 179 (22.24%) Oracle
7 171 (21.24%) JavaScript
8 169 (20.99%) ASP.NET
9 168 (20.87%) HTML
10 137 (17.02%) CSS
10 137 (17.02%) jQuery
11 133 (16.52%) Web Services
12 131 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
13 130 (16.15%) MS Excel
14 128 (15.90%) Degree
15 127 (15.78%) Linux
16 118 (14.66%) MVC
17 114 (14.16%) T-SQL
18 104 (12.92%) XML
19 101 (12.55%) Security Cleared
20 95 (11.80%) SC Cleared
20 95 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server
20 95 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
20 95 (11.80%) Scrum
20 95 (11.80%) VMware
21 92 (11.43%) Java
22 91 (11.30%) WCF
23 85 (10.56%) Finance
24 80 (9.94%) Computer Science
25 79 (9.81%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 79 (9.81%) SharePoint
2 70 (8.70%) IIS
3 36 (4.47%) Apache
4 33 (4.10%) Lotus Domino
5 32 (3.98%) Tomcat
6 29 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
7 26 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 23 (2.86%) MS Exchange
9 18 (2.24%) Apache Solr
10 14 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2003
11 13 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (1.12%) IBM Notes
15 8 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2007
16 7 (0.87%) CMS
17 6 (0.75%) Documentum
17 6 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 130 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.35%) MS Office
3 4 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (3.35%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (1.99%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 13 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (1.24%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.50%) Agresso
7 4 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.37%) Exchequer
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.12%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.47%) SaaS
2 16 (1.99%) Taleo
3 14 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.12%) PaaS
6 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.45%) SAN
2 47 (5.84%) HTTP
3 28 (3.48%) SMTP
4 23 (2.86%) TCP/IP
5 22 (2.73%) Firewall
6 21 (2.61%) IMAP
7 20 (2.48%) NAS
8 19 (2.36%) DNS
8 19 (2.36%) Internet
9 15 (1.86%) Wireshark
10 12 (1.49%) VPN
11 11 (1.37%) WAN
11 11 (1.37%) LAN
12 10 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (1.24%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (1.12%) SNMP
14 6 (0.75%) LDAP
14 6 (0.75%) DHCP
14 6 (0.75%) NetScaler
15 5 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 76 (9.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 69 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (7.58%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (6.83%) MySQL
6 51 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (5.09%) Relational Database
8 39 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (2.61%) RDBMS
10 21 (2.61%) DTS
11 19 (2.36%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.99%) Oracle Discoverer
13 15 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.37%) DB2
16 10 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (1.24%) SQLite
16 10 (1.24%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 95 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 64 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 47 (5.84%) Selenium
4 38 (4.72%) Git (software)
5 35 (4.35%) Jenkins
6 30 (3.73%) Subversion
7 18 (2.24%) Mockito
8 17 (2.11%) AQtime
8 17 (2.11%) WebLOAD
9 15 (1.86%) MSTest
10 14 (1.74%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.12%) JIRA
11 9 (1.12%) WebDriver
12 8 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 8 (0.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 7 (0.87%) Selenium IDE
13 7 (0.87%) QuickTest Pro
14 6 (0.75%) LoadRunner
14 6 (0.75%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 85 (10.56%) Finance
2 69 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 29 (3.60%) French Language
4 22 (2.73%) Russian Language
5 18 (2.24%) Banking
6 17 (2.11%) Spanish Language
7 14 (1.74%) Marketing
8 12 (1.49%) Back Office
8 12 (1.49%) Automotive
8 12 (1.49%) German Language
9 8 (0.99%) Retail
10 7 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.62%) Front Office
12 5 (0.62%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.62%) Publishing
13 4 (0.50%) Games
14 3 (0.37%) Advertising
14 3 (0.37%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 333 (41.37%) Developer
2 116 (14.41%) .NET Developer
3 107 (13.29%) Support Engineer
4 105 (13.04%) Consultant
5 76 (9.44%) Analyst
6 70 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 68 (8.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 62 (7.70%) SQL Developer
8 62 (7.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 51 (6.34%) Web Developer
10 41 (5.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 39 (4.84%) Technical Support
12 38 (4.72%) Applications Support
13 35 (4.35%) Test Analyst
14 33 (4.10%) Technical Engineer
14 33 (4.10%) Technical Support Engineer
15 32 (3.98%) Software Developer
15 32 (3.98%) Programmer
16 28 (3.48%) Test Engineer
17 27 (3.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 291 (36.15%) .NET
2 169 (20.99%) ASP.NET
3 168 (20.87%) HTML
4 137 (17.02%) CSS
4 137 (17.02%) jQuery
5 133 (16.52%) Web Services
6 104 (12.92%) XML
7 91 (11.30%) WCF
8 74 (9.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 54 (6.71%) .NET Framework
10 45 (5.59%) RESTful
10 45 (5.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 37 (4.60%) Ajax
12 36 (4.47%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (4.22%) WPF
13 34 (4.22%) HTML5
14 31 (3.85%) J2EE
15 30 (3.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 26 (3.23%) Spring
17 24 (2.98%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 77 (9.57%) Client/Server
3 37 (4.60%) Clustering
4 22 (2.73%) Mathematics
4 22 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 21 (2.61%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (2.36%) Open Source
6 19 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 18 (2.24%) iPad
8 17 (2.11%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.74%) Mobile Computing
9 14 (1.74%) Blackberry
10 13 (1.61%) FlexPod
11 11 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (1.37%) iPhone
12 9 (1.12%) GIS
13 7 (0.87%) Statistics
14 6 (0.75%) Visualisation
15 5 (0.62%) Derivative
16 4 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 226 (28.07%) Windows
2 127 (15.78%) Linux
3 74 (9.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 72 (8.94%) UNIX
5 45 (5.59%) Windows Server 2003
6 34 (4.22%) Android
7 25 (3.11%) Windows XP
8 24 (2.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (1.99%) Windows 7
9 16 (1.99%) Apple iOS
10 10 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.87%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.62%) Solaris
12 5 (0.62%) AIX
12 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.50%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (16.27%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (14.66%) MVC
3 95 (11.80%) Scrum
3 95 (11.80%) Business Intelligence
4 65 (8.07%) Unit Testing
5 62 (7.70%) ETL
6 58 (7.20%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (6.09%) Workflow
8 40 (4.97%) Migration
9 39 (4.84%) Web Development
9 39 (4.84%) Performance Tuning
10 38 (4.72%) SOA
11 33 (4.10%) Data Migration
12 32 (3.98%) OO
13 31 (3.85%) CRM
13 31 (3.85%) Data Modelling
14 28 (3.48%) TDD
14 28 (3.48%) Software Engineering
15 27 (3.35%) OOP
16 26 (3.23%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 274 (34.04%) C#
2 171 (21.24%) JavaScript
3 114 (14.16%) T-SQL
4 92 (11.43%) Java
5 69 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 48 (5.96%) VB
6 48 (5.96%) C++
7 40 (4.97%) PHP
8 35 (4.35%) Perl
8 35 (4.35%) Python
9 34 (4.22%) C
10 33 (4.10%) Shell Script
11 32 (3.98%) PL/SQL
12 29 (3.60%) VBScript
13 23 (2.86%) XPath
14 22 (2.73%) PowerShell
15 15 (1.86%) Ruby
16 14 (1.74%) VB6
16 14 (1.74%) VBA
17 13 (1.61%) Korn
Qualifications
1 128 (15.90%) Degree
2 101 (12.55%) Security Cleared
3 95 (11.80%) SC Cleared
4 42 (5.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (2.98%) MCSE
6 16 (1.99%) DV Cleared
6 16 (1.99%) MCITP
7 15 (1.86%) ISEB
7 15 (1.86%) Oracle Certification
8 12 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (1.37%) ISTQB
9 11 (1.37%) NCDA
9 11 (1.37%) NCIE
9 11 (1.37%) VCAP
10 10 (1.24%) VTSP
10 10 (1.24%) VCDX
10 10 (1.24%) OCP
11 8 (0.99%) MCP
12 7 (0.87%) MCSA
13 6 (0.75%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.71%) QA
2 20 (2.48%) SLA
3 11 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 45 (5.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.48%) VMware ESX
5 19 (2.36%) vSphere
6 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.12%) Nmap
7 1 (0.12%) NLBS
7 1 (0.12%) XenApp
7 1 (0.12%) XenServer
7 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (1.86%) NetBackup
2 14 (1.74%) SCCM
3 9 (1.12%) SCOM
3 9 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (0.99%) Backup Exec
4 8 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (0.75%) PureDisk
5 6 (0.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (0.75%) WSUS
5 6 (0.75%) Legato
6 5 (0.62%) NSN NetAct
7 4 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.50%) Netcool
8 3 (0.37%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.25%) Opsview
10 1 (0.12%) Nessus
10 1 (0.12%) SCSM
10 1 (0.12%) CORE IMPACT
10 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 255 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 179 (22.24%) Oracle
3 95 (11.80%) VMware
4 31 (3.85%) SAP
5 30 (3.73%) Cisco
5 30 (3.73%) Citrix
6 23 (2.86%) Teradata
7 20 (2.48%) hybris
7 20 (2.48%) NetApp
8 19 (2.36%) Business Objects
9 17 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (1.49%) Sage
10 12 (1.49%) Cognos
11 11 (1.37%) Xamarin
12 10 (1.24%) EMC
12 10 (1.24%) HP
12 10 (1.24%) Sitecore
13 9 (1.12%) Google
13 9 (1.12%) Symantec
13 9 (1.12%) Veritas
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Opportunity
Posted: Yesterday
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 per annum
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Client Server
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Posted: 2 days ago
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CLIENT SERVER
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Coal IT Services
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Lorien Resourcing
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, healthcare
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