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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 5 5 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 412 356 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 16.85% 15.71% 20.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.76% 42.38% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 343 324 380
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
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
796 840 1012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 32.56% 37.07% 50.63%
Number of salaries quoted 641 741 887
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 303 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 278 (34.97%) .NET
3 274 (34.47%) C#
4 252 (31.70%) Microsoft
5 220 (27.67%) Windows
6 217 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
7 174 (21.89%) HTML
8 172 (21.64%) Oracle
9 164 (20.63%) JavaScript
10 155 (19.50%) ASP.NET
11 138 (17.36%) jQuery
12 137 (17.23%) MS Excel
13 135 (16.98%) CSS
13 135 (16.98%) Degree
14 127 (15.97%) Web Services
14 127 (15.97%) Linux
15 113 (14.21%) T-SQL
16 112 (14.09%) MVC
17 108 (13.58%) Security Cleared
18 106 (13.33%) XML
19 105 (13.21%) Scrum
20 104 (13.08%) SC Cleared
21 102 (12.83%) Java
22 98 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
23 95 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
24 93 (11.70%) WCF
25 92 (11.57%) Finance
26 87 (10.94%) VMware
27 84 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
28 82 (10.31%) Computer Science

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (9.94%) SharePoint
2 68 (8.55%) IIS
3 39 (4.91%) Apache
4 34 (4.28%) Tomcat
5 33 (4.15%) BizTalk Server
6 27 (3.40%) Lotus Domino
7 26 (3.27%) Oracle Workflow
8 20 (2.52%) Apache Solr
9 19 (2.39%) MS Exchange
10 13 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 11 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
12 9 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (1.01%) Documentum
13 8 (1.01%) CMS
14 7 (0.88%) IBM Notes
14 7 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
15 6 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 137 (17.23%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.77%) MS Office
3 5 (0.63%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.25%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 28 (3.52%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (2.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 17 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (2.01%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 10 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
5 10 (1.26%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.50%) Agresso
8 3 (0.38%) Exchequer
8 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
10 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
10 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 40 (5.03%) SaaS
2 16 (2.01%) Taleo
3 12 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.13%) PaaS
6 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.54%) SAN
2 50 (6.29%) HTTP
3 26 (3.27%) SMTP
4 24 (3.02%) DNS
5 22 (2.77%) Firewall
6 21 (2.64%) IMAP
7 20 (2.52%) NAS
8 19 (2.39%) Internet
8 19 (2.39%) TCP/IP
9 14 (1.76%) Wireshark
10 12 (1.51%) VPN
11 10 (1.26%) WAN
11 10 (1.26%) LAN
12 9 (1.13%) SNMP
12 9 (1.13%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (1.13%) Cisco Nexus
13 8 (1.01%) FTP
14 7 (0.88%) DHCP
14 7 (0.88%) SSL
15 6 (0.75%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (38.11%) SQL Server
2 74 (9.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 67 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 61 (7.67%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (7.17%) MySQL
6 53 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 41 (5.16%) Relational Database
8 36 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (2.64%) RDBMS
11 20 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (2.52%) DTS
11 20 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 17 (2.14%) Oracle Database
13 16 (2.01%) Oracle Discoverer
14 12 (1.51%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (1.38%) DB2
15 11 (1.38%) OLAP
16 10 (1.26%) MS Access
16 10 (1.26%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 98 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (7.30%) Visual Studio
3 43 (5.41%) Selenium
4 41 (5.16%) Jenkins
5 39 (4.91%) Git (software)
6 38 (4.78%) Subversion
7 20 (2.52%) Mockito
8 17 (2.14%) AQtime
8 17 (2.14%) WebLOAD
9 16 (2.01%) Oracle Forms
10 11 (1.38%) JIRA
11 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (1.01%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (1.01%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.01%) MSTest
12 8 (1.01%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 6 (0.75%) Hudson
13 6 (0.75%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.75%) PHPUnit
13 6 (0.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 92 (11.57%) Finance
2 77 (9.69%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.27%) French Language
4 20 (2.52%) Russian Language
5 18 (2.26%) Banking
6 15 (1.89%) Spanish Language
7 13 (1.64%) Marketing
8 12 (1.51%) Automotive
9 11 (1.38%) Back Office
10 10 (1.26%) German Language
11 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.75%) Retail
13 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
13 5 (0.63%) Publishing
13 5 (0.63%) Front Office
14 4 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.38%) Advertising
15 3 (0.38%) Games
15 3 (0.38%) Billing
15 3 (0.38%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 327 (41.13%) Developer
2 111 (13.96%) Consultant
3 110 (13.84%) .NET Developer
4 96 (12.08%) Support Engineer
5 79 (9.94%) Analyst
6 70 (8.81%) C# Developer
7 68 (8.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 63 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 59 (7.42%) SQL Developer
10 51 (6.42%) Web Developer
11 42 (5.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 40 (5.03%) Test Analyst
12 40 (5.03%) Applications Support
13 34 (4.28%) Programmer
13 34 (4.28%) Software Developer
14 31 (3.90%) Technical Support
15 26 (3.27%) Senior Analyst
15 26 (3.27%) Technical Engineer
15 26 (3.27%) Technical Support Engineer
16 25 (3.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (34.97%) .NET
2 174 (21.89%) HTML
3 155 (19.50%) ASP.NET
4 138 (17.36%) jQuery
5 135 (16.98%) CSS
6 127 (15.97%) Web Services
7 106 (13.33%) XML
8 93 (11.70%) WCF
9 66 (8.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (7.17%) .NET Framework
11 45 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 44 (5.53%) RESTful
13 39 (4.91%) Ajax
14 35 (4.40%) HTML5
15 34 (4.28%) WPF
15 34 (4.28%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (4.15%) J2EE
17 32 (4.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 29 (3.65%) Spring
19 27 (3.40%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (10.31%) Computer Science
3 81 (10.19%) Client/Server
4 36 (4.53%) Clustering
5 26 (3.27%) Mathematics
6 22 (2.77%) Inversion of Control
7 20 (2.52%) iPad
8 18 (2.26%) Mobile App
9 17 (2.14%) Open Source
10 16 (2.01%) Data Integration
10 16 (2.01%) Management Information System
11 14 (1.76%) Blackberry
11 14 (1.76%) Mobile Computing
12 12 (1.51%) FlexPod
13 11 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.26%) iPhone
15 8 (1.01%) Statistics
16 7 (0.88%) GIS
17 5 (0.63%) Derivative
17 5 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 220 (27.67%) Windows
2 127 (15.97%) Linux
3 73 (9.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 67 (8.43%) UNIX
5 46 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 32 (4.03%) Android
7 29 (3.65%) Windows XP
8 20 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (2.14%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.89%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
12 7 (0.88%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.63%) AIX
15 4 (0.50%) Solaris
15 4 (0.50%) Windows 2000
15 4 (0.50%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (27.30%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (14.09%) MVC
3 105 (13.21%) Scrum
4 95 (11.95%) Business Intelligence
5 66 (8.30%) Unit Testing
6 65 (8.18%) ETL
7 61 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (6.29%) Workflow
9 43 (5.41%) Mentoring
10 40 (5.03%) SOA
11 39 (4.91%) Migration
11 39 (4.91%) Web Development
12 37 (4.65%) CRM
13 36 (4.53%) ITIL
14 35 (4.40%) Performance Tuning
15 34 (4.28%) Data Migration
16 31 (3.90%) OO
16 31 (3.90%) Software Engineering
17 30 (3.77%) TDD
17 30 (3.77%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 274 (34.47%) C#
2 164 (20.63%) JavaScript
3 113 (14.21%) T-SQL
4 102 (12.83%) Java
5 59 (7.42%) VB.NET
6 50 (6.29%) C++
7 49 (6.16%) VB
8 44 (5.53%) PHP
9 36 (4.53%) C
10 35 (4.40%) Perl
11 32 (4.03%) PL/SQL
11 32 (4.03%) Shell Script
12 31 (3.90%) Python
13 28 (3.52%) VBScript
13 28 (3.52%) PowerShell
14 24 (3.02%) XPath
15 14 (1.76%) Ruby
16 13 (1.64%) VB6
16 13 (1.64%) VBA
17 12 (1.51%) Korn
Qualifications
1 135 (16.98%) Degree
2 108 (13.58%) Security Cleared
3 104 (13.08%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (2.89%) MCSE
6 17 (2.14%) DV Cleared
7 16 (2.01%) ISEB
8 15 (1.89%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (1.64%) MCITP
10 11 (1.38%) ISTQB
10 11 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.26%) OCP
11 10 (1.26%) NCDA
11 10 (1.26%) NCIE
11 10 (1.26%) VCAP
12 9 (1.13%) VTSP
12 9 (1.13%) VCDX
12 9 (1.13%) MCP
13 5 (0.63%) CISSP
13 5 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.91%) QA
2 20 (2.52%) SLA
3 17 (2.14%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 63 (7.92%) Active Directory
2 45 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.39%) VMware ESX
5 17 (2.14%) vSphere
6 4 (0.50%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.13%) Nmap
8 1 (0.13%) NLBS
8 1 (0.13%) XenApp
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
8 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (2.14%) SCCM
2 15 (1.89%) NetBackup
3 12 (1.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (1.26%) SCOM
4 10 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
5 8 (1.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (0.88%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.75%) WSUS
7 6 (0.75%) Netcool
7 6 (0.75%) Legato
7 6 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (0.75%) PureDisk
8 4 (0.50%) NSN NetAct
9 3 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 2 (0.25%) Opsview
11 1 (0.13%) SCSM
11 1 (0.13%) CORE IMPACT
11 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
11 1 (0.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 252 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 172 (21.64%) Oracle
3 87 (10.94%) VMware
4 37 (4.65%) SAP
5 32 (4.03%) Citrix
6 28 (3.52%) Cisco
7 23 (2.89%) Teradata
8 22 (2.77%) Business Objects
9 21 (2.64%) hybris
10 17 (2.14%) NetApp
10 17 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
11 14 (1.76%) Sage
12 12 (1.51%) Veritas
12 12 (1.51%) EMC
13 11 (1.38%) Cognos
13 11 (1.38%) Informatica
13 11 (1.38%) Sitecore
14 10 (1.26%) Xamarin
15 9 (1.13%) HP
16 8 (1.01%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £23000 - £34000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Momentum Resourcing
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago