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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 358 377 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.44% 15.53% 17.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.52% 40.02% 45.85%
Number of salaries quoted 309 314 339
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
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
842 942 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.95% 38.81% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 723 819 740
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +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 24 April 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 256 (35.41%) Microsoft
2 240 (33.20%) SQL Server
3 219 (30.29%) Windows
4 212 (29.32%) .NET
5 193 (26.69%) C#
6 181 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
7 177 (24.48%) MS Excel
8 161 (22.27%) Oracle
9 154 (21.30%) Degree
10 145 (20.06%) Linux
11 140 (19.36%) Java
12 137 (18.95%) JavaScript
12 137 (18.95%) ASP.NET
13 129 (17.84%) Finance
14 109 (15.08%) HTML
15 108 (14.94%) VMware
16 101 (13.97%) MVC
17 98 (13.55%) T-SQL
17 98 (13.55%) UNIX
18 92 (12.72%) Software Engineering
19 89 (12.31%) Active Directory
20 86 (11.89%) jQuery
21 85 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
22 83 (11.48%) CSS
23 81 (11.20%) Visual Studio
23 81 (11.20%) Scrum
24 79 (10.93%) IIS
25 74 (10.24%) Computer Science
26 70 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
26 70 (9.68%) SharePoint

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 79 (10.93%) IIS
2 70 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 46 (6.36%) Tomcat
4 45 (6.22%) Apache
5 32 (4.43%) MS Exchange
6 16 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
6 16 (2.21%) SharePoint Server
6 16 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 14 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 13 (1.80%) JBoss
8 13 (1.80%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.66%) CMS
10 10 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (1.38%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.24%) Umbraco
12 8 (1.11%) Kentico
13 6 (0.83%) Lync
13 6 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (0.83%) SAS
14 4 (0.55%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 177 (24.48%) MS Excel
2 49 (6.78%) MS Office
3 17 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.38%) InfoPath
5 6 (0.83%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.14%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.24%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.28%) Agresso
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 45 (6.22%) SaaS
2 15 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.66%) PaaS
3 12 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.52%) Google App Engine
4 11 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.38%) Office 365
6 5 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.41%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) IaaS
8 1 (0.14%) Force.com
8 1 (0.14%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (6.50%) Firewall
2 45 (6.22%) SAN
3 30 (4.15%) DNS
4 20 (2.77%) Internet
5 19 (2.63%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.63%) HTTP
5 19 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (2.35%) VPN
7 16 (2.21%) HTTPS
8 15 (2.07%) NetScreen
9 14 (1.94%) LAN
10 13 (1.80%) VoIP
11 12 (1.66%) WAN
12 10 (1.38%) ATM
12 10 (1.38%) Broadband
12 10 (1.38%) PPP
12 10 (1.38%) Ethernet
12 10 (1.38%) MPLS
12 10 (1.38%) xDSL
13 8 (1.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 240 (33.20%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.54%) MySQL
3 57 (7.88%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 28 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.87%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (3.46%) RDBMS
8 22 (3.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 19 (2.63%) Oracle Database
10 18 (2.49%) NoSQL
11 17 (2.35%) DB2
12 12 (1.66%) IDOL
13 11 (1.52%) RavenDB
13 11 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.38%) Big Data
14 10 (1.38%) EDRMS
15 9 (1.24%) Oracle Database 11g
16 8 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 81 (11.20%) Visual Studio
2 62 (8.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (5.95%) Git (software)
4 40 (5.53%) Maven
5 35 (4.84%) Subversion
6 20 (2.77%) Oracle Forms
7 17 (2.35%) Selenium
8 14 (1.94%) Jenkins
9 10 (1.38%) ClearCase
9 10 (1.38%) Eclipse
9 10 (1.38%) ClearQuest
10 9 (1.24%) Mockito
11 6 (0.83%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.83%) MSI
11 6 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
11 6 (0.83%) Ant
12 5 (0.69%) TestDirector
12 5 (0.69%) JIRA
13 4 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (0.55%) WebDriver
General
1 129 (17.84%) Finance
2 58 (8.02%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.29%) Marketing
4 28 (3.87%) Banking
5 24 (3.32%) Advertising
6 21 (2.90%) Retail
7 14 (1.94%) Spanish Language
8 11 (1.52%) Aerospace
9 8 (1.11%) French Language
9 8 (1.11%) German Language
10 7 (0.97%) Electronics
11 5 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.69%) Local Government
12 4 (0.55%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.55%) Automotive
12 4 (0.55%) Law
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) Legal
15 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 234 (32.37%) Developer
2 106 (14.66%) Analyst
3 84 (11.62%) .NET Developer
4 54 (7.47%) Applications Support
5 52 (7.19%) Support Engineer
5 52 (7.19%) Support Analyst
6 50 (6.92%) Consultant
7 49 (6.78%) Software Engineer
8 45 (6.22%) Java Developer
9 39 (5.39%) C# Developer
10 38 (5.26%) Technical Support
11 35 (4.84%) Senior Developer
12 34 (4.70%) C# .NET Developer
13 33 (4.56%) Software Developer
14 31 (4.29%) Applications Support Analyst
15 27 (3.73%) Administrator
16 25 (3.46%) Junior
16 25 (3.46%) Web Developer
17 24 (3.32%) Senior Analyst
17 24 (3.32%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (29.32%) .NET
2 137 (18.95%) ASP.NET
3 109 (15.08%) HTML
4 86 (11.89%) jQuery
5 83 (11.48%) CSS
6 64 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (8.44%) Web Services
8 49 (6.78%) WCF
9 48 (6.64%) .NET Framework
10 46 (6.36%) XML
11 45 (6.22%) AngularJS
12 42 (5.81%) Spring
12 42 (5.81%) Ajax
13 41 (5.67%) J2EE
14 35 (4.84%) HTML5
15 25 (3.46%) Struts
16 23 (3.18%) Entity Framework
16 23 (3.18%) JSP
17 20 (2.77%) XSLT
17 20 (2.77%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (10.24%) Computer Science
3 32 (4.43%) Clustering
4 25 (3.46%) Management Information System
5 20 (2.77%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.63%) Open Source
6 19 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.21%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.24%) iPad
9 9 (1.24%) Blackberry
9 9 (1.24%) Replication
10 8 (1.11%) Statistics
10 8 (1.11%) EPoS
10 8 (1.11%) User Experience
11 7 (0.97%) GIS
12 6 (0.83%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.55%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.55%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.55%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 219 (30.29%) Windows
2 145 (20.06%) Linux
3 98 (13.55%) UNIX
4 65 (8.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (3.73%) Windows 7
8 20 (2.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (2.63%) Solaris
10 18 (2.49%) Android
11 17 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 16 (2.21%) AIX
13 13 (1.80%) CentOS
14 10 (1.38%) Apple iOS
15 4 (0.55%) Windows Vista
15 4 (0.55%) HPUX
16 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
17 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
17 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (25.03%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (13.97%) MVC
3 92 (12.72%) Software Engineering
4 81 (11.20%) Scrum
5 59 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (7.05%) OO
7 43 (5.95%) TDD
8 42 (5.81%) Unit Testing
9 41 (5.67%) Test Automation
10 38 (5.26%) ITIL
11 35 (4.84%) Waterfall
12 34 (4.70%) ETL
12 34 (4.70%) Migration
13 32 (4.43%) Project Management
14 29 (4.01%) Workflow
15 28 (3.87%) SOA
15 28 (3.87%) Web Development
16 25 (3.46%) Software Testing
17 24 (3.32%) Multithreading
17 24 (3.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 193 (26.69%) C#
2 140 (19.36%) Java
3 137 (18.95%) JavaScript
4 98 (13.55%) T-SQL
5 63 (8.71%) PowerShell
6 41 (5.67%) VB
7 38 (5.26%) Shell Script
8 36 (4.98%) PL/SQL
9 35 (4.84%) Perl
9 35 (4.84%) PHP
10 32 (4.43%) VB.NET
11 29 (4.01%) VBScript
12 22 (3.04%) Python
13 19 (2.63%) C++
14 11 (1.52%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.38%) TypeScript
16 9 (1.24%) VBA
17 8 (1.11%) C
18 7 (0.97%) Korn
19 6 (0.83%) XPath
Qualifications
1 154 (21.30%) Degree
2 61 (8.44%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.98%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.15%) ISEB
5 28 (3.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (3.87%) ISTQB
6 19 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 19 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
7 16 (2.21%) CCNA
8 12 (1.66%) MCSE
8 12 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (1.38%) CCNP
9 10 (1.38%) SCSA
9 10 (1.38%) Sun Certification
10 9 (1.24%) MCITP
11 6 (0.83%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 6 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.41%) MCP
12 3 (0.41%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (5.12%) QA
2 13 (1.80%) SLA
3 3 (0.41%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 89 (12.31%) Active Directory
2 70 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (8.30%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.77%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (0.55%) vSphere
5 4 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.41%) Firmware
6 3 (0.41%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.14%) Snort
7 1 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.14%) XenServer
7 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
7 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 47 (6.50%) SCCM
2 24 (3.32%) NetBackup
3 22 (3.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 14 (1.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 7 (0.97%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.69%) HP UCMDB
8 4 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (0.55%) Netcool
8 4 (0.55%) Backup Exec
8 4 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.41%) SCOM
10 2 (0.28%) Puppet
10 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.28%) vMotion
11 1 (0.14%) Iperf
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 256 (35.41%) Microsoft
2 161 (22.27%) Oracle
3 108 (14.94%) VMware
4 49 (6.78%) HP
5 37 (5.12%) Citrix
6 30 (4.15%) Veritas
7 29 (4.01%) Cisco
8 16 (2.21%) SAP
8 16 (2.21%) Juniper
9 15 (2.07%) Red Hat
10 14 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (1.80%) McAfee
11 13 (1.80%) IBM
12 12 (1.66%) Business Objects
12 12 (1.66%) Google
12 12 (1.66%) Meridio
12 12 (1.66%) F5
13 11 (1.52%) Sitecore
13 11 (1.52%) Sun
14 10 (1.38%) Twitter
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