The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 391 385 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.67% 18.03% 22.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.06% 45.72% 43.95%
Number of salaries quoted 325 327 484
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Programming Languages Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
976 842 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 39.10% 39.44% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 849 721 1072
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
SQL
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 358 (44.75%) Microsoft
2 320 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 280 (35.00%) .NET
4 274 (34.25%) Windows
5 229 (28.63%) C#
6 189 (23.63%) Oracle
7 164 (20.50%) ASP.NET
8 161 (20.13%) JavaScript
9 154 (19.25%) T-SQL
10 147 (18.38%) HTML
11 139 (17.38%) Linux
12 129 (16.13%) MS Excel
13 119 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
14 118 (14.75%) CSS
15 117 (14.63%) Active Directory
15 117 (14.63%) VMware
16 110 (13.75%) SharePoint
17 109 (13.63%) Windows Server 2008
18 106 (13.25%) UNIX
19 105 (13.13%) MVC
20 104 (13.00%) Degree
21 98 (12.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 97 (12.13%) IIS
23 95 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
24 93 (11.63%) jQuery
24 93 (11.63%) Finance
25 87 (10.88%) SAN
25 87 (10.88%) Windows Server 2003
26 85 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
27 75 (9.38%) MS Exchange

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 110 (13.75%) SharePoint
2 97 (12.13%) IIS
3 75 (9.38%) MS Exchange
4 60 (7.50%) Lotus Domino
5 43 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 39 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
7 34 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 34 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 32 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
9 20 (2.50%) Apache
10 19 (2.38%) IBM Notes
11 16 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
12 13 (1.63%) CMS
13 11 (1.38%) Lync
14 10 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
14 10 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.75%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
16 5 (0.63%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 129 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 34 (4.25%) MS Office
3 7 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.38%) Exchequer
7 2 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.13%) Line 50
8 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.00%) SaaS
2 10 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.13%) GitHub
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 87 (10.88%) SAN
2 73 (9.13%) Firewall
3 57 (7.13%) Internet
4 53 (6.63%) TCP/IP
5 29 (3.63%) VPN
6 26 (3.25%) DNS
7 23 (2.88%) VoIP
8 22 (2.75%) MPLS
9 20 (2.50%) DHCP
10 18 (2.25%) HTTP
11 16 (2.00%) ATM
11 16 (2.00%) VLAN
12 15 (1.88%) Ethernet
12 15 (1.88%) SMTP
13 13 (1.63%) NAS
13 13 (1.63%) LAN
14 12 (1.50%) WAN
14 12 (1.50%) PPP
14 12 (1.50%) LDAP
14 12 (1.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 320 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 98 (12.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 95 (11.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (10.63%) Data Warehouse
5 73 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 52 (6.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (5.75%) Relational Database
8 37 (4.63%) MySQL
9 27 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (2.25%) RDBMS
11 16 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 16 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (2.00%) QlikView
12 15 (1.88%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.63%) DTS
13 13 (1.63%) OLAP
14 11 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
15 10 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (0.88%) Data Mart
16 7 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 40 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (2.63%) Selenium
4 18 (2.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 14 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (1.38%) Subversion
7 9 (1.13%) WebDriver
7 9 (1.13%) Selenium IDE
8 8 (1.00%) JUnit
8 8 (1.00%) MSTest
8 8 (1.00%) Git (software)
9 4 (0.50%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.50%) TestNG
10 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (0.38%) Maven
10 3 (0.38%) Ant
11 2 (0.25%) ERwin
11 2 (0.25%) WebLogic Workshop
11 2 (0.25%) Rational Rose
11 2 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 93 (11.63%) Finance
2 62 (7.75%) Telecoms
3 44 (5.50%) French Language
4 27 (3.38%) Retail
5 23 (2.88%) German Language
6 18 (2.25%) Marketing
7 13 (1.63%) Back Office
7 13 (1.63%) Games
8 11 (1.38%) Italian Language
9 10 (1.25%) Banking
10 9 (1.13%) Spanish Language
11 8 (1.00%) Russian Language
12 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.75%) Front Office
13 6 (0.75%) Local Government
14 5 (0.63%) Legal
15 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.50%) Automotive
15 4 (0.50%) Advertising
16 2 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 298 (37.25%) Developer
2 120 (15.00%) Support Engineer
3 102 (12.75%) .NET Developer
4 84 (10.50%) Technical Support
5 83 (10.38%) Analyst
6 74 (9.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 74 (9.25%) Technical Engineer
7 60 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 53 (6.63%) SQL Developer
9 51 (6.38%) Consultant
10 47 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
10 47 (5.88%) Senior Developer
11 41 (5.13%) Web Developer
12 38 (4.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 36 (4.50%) ASP.NET Developer
14 35 (4.38%) Junior
15 32 (4.00%) DBA
16 31 (3.88%) SQL DBA
17 30 (3.75%) Business Analyst
18 29 (3.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (35.00%) .NET
2 164 (20.50%) ASP.NET
3 147 (18.38%) HTML
4 118 (14.75%) CSS
5 93 (11.63%) jQuery
6 71 (8.88%) Web Services
7 58 (7.25%) XML
8 55 (6.88%) Ajax
9 52 (6.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 51 (6.38%) .NET Framework
11 50 (6.25%) WCF
12 24 (3.00%) HTML5
13 19 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (2.25%) RESTful
15 16 (2.00%) LINQ
16 15 (1.88%) WPF
16 15 (1.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
16 15 (1.88%) JSON
16 15 (1.88%) CSS3
17 12 (1.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.75%) Clustering
2 34 (4.25%) Computer Science
3 31 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 27 (3.38%) Client/Server
5 25 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 24 (3.00%) Open Source
7 20 (2.50%) iPhone
8 18 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.13%) GIS
10 11 (1.38%) Data Integration
10 11 (1.38%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.25%) Social Media
12 9 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.88%) iPad
14 6 (0.75%) Blog
15 5 (0.63%) Physics
15 5 (0.63%) FlexPod
16 4 (0.50%) Blackberry
16 4 (0.50%) NHS
16 4 (0.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 274 (34.25%) Windows
2 139 (17.38%) Linux
3 109 (13.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 106 (13.25%) UNIX
5 87 (10.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (4.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 29 (3.63%) Android
8 23 (2.88%) Windows XP
9 18 (2.25%) Windows 7
10 13 (1.63%) Solaris
11 7 (0.88%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.75%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
13 5 (0.63%) Apple iOS
14 4 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.38%) AIX
16 2 (0.25%) HPUX
16 2 (0.25%) Debian
16 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (14.88%) Business Intelligence
2 105 (13.13%) MVC
3 65 (8.13%) ETL
4 62 (7.75%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (6.13%) Performance Tuning
6 46 (5.75%) Software Engineering
7 45 (5.63%) CRM
8 43 (5.38%) Data Modelling
9 33 (4.13%) Project Management
9 33 (4.13%) Migration
10 31 (3.88%) Web Development
11 29 (3.63%) ITIL
11 29 (3.63%) Analytics
12 28 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
12 28 (3.50%) Scrum
13 26 (3.25%) Unit Testing
14 24 (3.00%) Time Management
15 20 (2.50%) Data Analysis
16 18 (2.25%) TDD
17 17 (2.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 229 (28.63%) C#
2 161 (20.13%) JavaScript
3 154 (19.25%) T-SQL
4 66 (8.25%) Java
5 57 (7.13%) VB.NET
6 45 (5.63%) VB
7 40 (5.00%) C++
8 35 (4.38%) Perl
9 34 (4.25%) Shell Script
10 32 (4.00%) PHP
11 30 (3.75%) VBScript
12 28 (3.50%) Python
13 21 (2.63%) VBA
14 18 (2.25%) C
14 18 (2.25%) VB6
15 15 (1.88%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.75%) PowerShell
17 13 (1.63%) Bash Shell
18 10 (1.25%) Korn
19 6 (0.75%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 104 (13.00%) Degree
2 73 (9.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 53 (6.63%) MCSE
4 47 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 45 (5.63%) MCITP
6 28 (3.50%) MCSA
7 23 (2.88%) SC Cleared
8 16 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.63%) CCNP
10 12 (1.50%) CCNA
10 12 (1.50%) CISSP
11 11 (1.38%) Sun Certification
12 9 (1.13%) SCSA
13 8 (1.00%) ISEB
13 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 7 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 6 (0.75%) CCIE
15 6 (0.75%) DV Cleared
16 5 (0.63%) VCDX
16 5 (0.63%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.38%) SLA
2 20 (2.50%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.25%) QA
4 10 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (1.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 117 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.25%) Hyper-V
3 31 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (1.13%) vSphere
4 9 (1.13%) Xen
4 9 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 7 (0.88%) ISA Server
6 5 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.50%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.50%) IAG
7 4 (0.50%) XenApp
8 3 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.38%) Snort
9 2 (0.25%) FreeRADIUS
10 1 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.13%) XenServer
10 1 (0.13%) NLBS
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) KVM
10 1 (0.13%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 19 (2.38%) SCCM
2 14 (1.75%) Backup Exec
3 13 (1.63%) ARCserve
4 11 (1.38%) NetBackup
4 11 (1.38%) Legato
5 8 (1.00%) SCOM
6 5 (0.63%) NSN NetAct
6 5 (0.63%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (0.50%) WSUS
8 2 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco UCCX
9 1 (0.13%) Puppet
9 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.13%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.13%) SCSM
9 1 (0.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 358 (44.75%) Microsoft
2 189 (23.63%) Oracle
3 117 (14.63%) VMware
4 33 (4.13%) Cisco
5 29 (3.63%) Business Objects
6 28 (3.50%) Citrix
7 24 (3.00%) HP
7 24 (3.00%) Lotus
7 24 (3.00%) Cognos
8 23 (2.88%) Veritas
9 21 (2.63%) Symantec
10 17 (2.13%) Sun
11 16 (2.00%) Teradata
11 16 (2.00%) Fortinet
12 15 (1.88%) NetApp
13 14 (1.75%) Fujitsu
13 14 (1.75%) Huawei
13 14 (1.75%) Google
14 12 (1.50%) IBM
15 11 (1.38%) Sage
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Great Career Opportunity
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 per annum + Package
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