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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 6 6 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 377 413 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.65% 16.34% 19.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.01% 40.14% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 287 343 371
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
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
739 1029 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 28.72% 40.70% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 581 832 822
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 December 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 249 (31.52%) .NET
1 249 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 242 (30.63%) SQL Server
3 236 (29.87%) C#
4 233 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (27.59%) Windows
6 179 (22.66%) Degree
7 173 (21.90%) HTML
8 168 (21.27%) JavaScript
9 158 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 151 (19.11%) Oracle
11 146 (18.48%) Java
12 141 (17.85%) Web Services
13 138 (17.47%) Linux
14 137 (17.34%) ASP.NET
15 129 (16.33%) Finance
16 126 (15.95%) CSS
17 125 (15.82%) jQuery
18 116 (14.68%) MVC
19 115 (14.56%) Security Cleared
20 110 (13.92%) XML
20 110 (13.92%) Computer Science
21 108 (13.67%) Scrum
22 103 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
23 100 (12.66%) SC Cleared
24 99 (12.53%) Telecoms
25 90 (11.39%) IIS
26 88 (11.14%) VMware
27 83 (10.51%) T-SQL
27 83 (10.51%) UNIX

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 90 (11.39%) IIS
2 70 (8.86%) SharePoint
3 65 (8.23%) Apache
4 59 (7.47%) Tomcat
5 37 (4.68%) Apache Solr
6 25 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
7 24 (3.04%) SharePoint Server
8 20 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 19 (2.41%) MS Exchange
10 18 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 16 (2.03%) WebLogic
12 15 (1.90%) Lotus Domino
13 14 (1.77%) WebSphere
14 11 (1.39%) CMS
15 9 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
15 9 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.89%) JBoss
16 7 (0.89%) Documentum
17 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.76%) Joomla!
Applications
1 158 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 43 (5.44%) MS Office
3 17 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.76%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 22 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (1.52%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 8 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
5 8 (1.01%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.51%) Agresso
7 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.81%) SaaS
2 12 (1.52%) Taleo
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Office 365
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 57 (7.22%) HTTP
2 38 (4.81%) DNS
3 26 (3.29%) SAN
4 25 (3.16%) Firewall
5 23 (2.91%) TCP/IP
6 18 (2.28%) Internet
7 16 (2.03%) VPN
8 15 (1.90%) VoIP
9 13 (1.65%) SMTP
10 11 (1.39%) ATM
10 11 (1.39%) PPP
10 11 (1.39%) Ethernet
10 11 (1.39%) xDSL
11 10 (1.27%) NAS
12 7 (0.89%) HTTPS
12 7 (0.89%) Broadband
12 7 (0.89%) DSLAM
12 7 (0.89%) IMAP
12 7 (0.89%) Wireshark
13 6 (0.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 70 (8.86%) MySQL
3 49 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 49 (6.20%) Relational Database
4 44 (5.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 40 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (3.92%) RDBMS
8 19 (2.41%) DB2
8 19 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 18 (2.28%) OLAP
10 16 (2.03%) Oracle Database
11 15 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
12 13 (1.65%) EDRMS
12 13 (1.65%) IDOL
13 12 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
13 12 (1.52%) MS Access
13 12 (1.52%) Oracle Discoverer
13 12 (1.52%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 77 (9.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 68 (8.61%) Visual Studio
3 56 (7.09%) Git (software)
4 49 (6.20%) Selenium
5 45 (5.70%) Subversion
6 40 (5.06%) Jenkins
7 37 (4.68%) Mockito
8 34 (4.30%) Oracle Forms
9 17 (2.15%) TestDirector
9 17 (2.15%) QuickTest Pro
9 17 (2.15%) Maven
10 16 (2.03%) WinRunner
11 10 (1.27%) JIRA
11 10 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (0.89%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 7 (0.89%) WebLOAD
12 7 (0.89%) MSTest
12 7 (0.89%) AQtime
12 7 (0.89%) Eclipse
13 6 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 129 (16.33%) Finance
2 99 (12.53%) Telecoms
3 36 (4.56%) Banking
4 13 (1.65%) Retail
5 12 (1.52%) Spanish Language
6 11 (1.39%) Marketing
6 11 (1.39%) French Language
7 10 (1.27%) German Language
7 10 (1.27%) Billing
8 6 (0.76%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.76%) Russian Language
8 6 (0.76%) Automotive
9 5 (0.63%) Electronics
10 4 (0.51%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
11 3 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.25%) Games
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 287 (36.33%) Developer
2 113 (14.30%) Analyst
3 94 (11.90%) Consultant
4 87 (11.01%) .NET Developer
5 73 (9.24%) Support Engineer
6 61 (7.72%) Applications Support
7 56 (7.09%) C# Developer
8 54 (6.84%) Web Developer
9 49 (6.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (5.82%) Test Analyst
11 44 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
12 42 (5.32%) Java Developer
13 38 (4.81%) Technical Support
14 37 (4.68%) Java Consultant
15 34 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
16 33 (4.18%) Software Engineer
17 32 (4.05%) Support Analyst
18 31 (3.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
19 29 (3.67%) Technical Engineer
19 29 (3.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (31.52%) .NET
2 173 (21.90%) HTML
3 141 (17.85%) Web Services
4 137 (17.34%) ASP.NET
5 126 (15.95%) CSS
6 125 (15.82%) jQuery
7 110 (13.92%) XML
8 69 (8.73%) WCF
9 65 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (8.23%) J2EE
10 63 (7.97%) .NET Framework
11 55 (6.96%) Spring
12 54 (6.84%) JSP
13 48 (6.08%) Ajax
14 44 (5.57%) Java EE
15 42 (5.32%) XSLT
16 40 (5.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 39 (4.94%) HTML5
18 37 (4.68%) XHTML
19 28 (3.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 110 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 103 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 68 (8.61%) Client/Server
4 48 (6.08%) Clustering
5 37 (4.68%) iPad
6 31 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.53%) Open Source
7 20 (2.53%) Mathematics
8 19 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.15%) Inversion of Control
10 15 (1.90%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.52%) Mobile Computing
12 9 (1.14%) Data Integration
13 8 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.01%) Blackberry
14 6 (0.76%) Replication
14 6 (0.76%) Statistics
15 5 (0.63%) GIS
16 4 (0.51%) PKI
16 4 (0.51%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 218 (27.59%) Windows
2 138 (17.47%) Linux
3 83 (10.51%) UNIX
4 73 (9.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 68 (8.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (4.30%) Windows XP
7 28 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (3.04%) Windows 7
9 18 (2.28%) Android
10 15 (1.90%) Solaris
11 13 (1.65%) Apple iOS
12 10 (1.27%) AIX
13 8 (1.01%) Windows Vista
14 6 (0.76%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.63%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.38%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.38%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (29.49%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (14.68%) MVC
3 108 (13.67%) Scrum
4 83 (10.51%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (9.87%) Unit Testing
6 71 (8.99%) ITIL
7 58 (7.34%) SOA
8 57 (7.22%) TDD
8 57 (7.22%) Mentoring
9 55 (6.96%) Workflow
10 46 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
11 44 (5.57%) DSDM
11 44 (5.57%) Software Engineering
12 43 (5.44%) ETL
12 43 (5.44%) Change Management
13 42 (5.32%) BDD
14 39 (4.94%) Migration
14 39 (4.94%) E-Commerce
15 37 (4.68%) Extreme Programming
16 33 (4.18%) OO
Programming Languages
1 236 (29.87%) C#
2 168 (21.27%) JavaScript
3 146 (18.48%) Java
4 83 (10.51%) T-SQL
5 63 (7.97%) PowerShell
6 45 (5.70%) VB
7 44 (5.57%) PHP
8 40 (5.06%) C++
9 38 (4.81%) VB.NET
10 36 (4.56%) VBScript
10 36 (4.56%) PL/SQL
11 34 (4.30%) Perl
12 29 (3.67%) C
13 28 (3.54%) Shell Script
14 25 (3.16%) Python
15 21 (2.66%) XPath
16 13 (1.65%) Bash Shell
17 9 (1.14%) Ruby
18 7 (0.89%) VBA
19 6 (0.76%) Korn
Qualifications
1 179 (22.66%) Degree
2 115 (14.56%) Security Cleared
3 100 (12.66%) SC Cleared
4 39 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 35 (4.43%) ISEB
6 30 (3.80%) DV Cleared
7 20 (2.53%) ISTQB
7 20 (2.53%) MCSE
8 15 (1.90%) CCNA
8 15 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (1.65%) MCITP
10 11 (1.39%) CCNP
10 11 (1.39%) Sun Certification
10 11 (1.39%) SCSA
11 9 (1.14%) MCP
11 9 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 8 (1.01%) OCP
12 8 (1.01%) Oracle Certification
13 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certified Master
14 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.68%) QA
2 18 (2.28%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.65%) SLA
4 2 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 73 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 44 (5.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (3.54%) ISA Server
4 19 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.38%) Firmware
7 2 (0.25%) vSphere
8 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (4.81%) SCCM
2 30 (3.80%) NetBackup
3 21 (2.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 21 (2.66%) HP Quality Center
4 19 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 17 (2.15%) Netcool
5 17 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
6 8 (1.01%) SCOM
6 8 (1.01%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.51%) WSUS
8 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.25%) Legato
8 2 (0.25%) PureDisk
9 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.13%) SCSM
9 1 (0.13%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 249 (31.52%) Microsoft
2 151 (19.11%) Oracle
3 88 (11.14%) VMware
4 54 (6.84%) SAP
5 48 (6.08%) Citrix
6 41 (5.19%) Veritas
7 37 (4.68%) hybris
8 32 (4.05%) Business Objects
9 26 (3.29%) HP
10 17 (2.15%) McAfee
11 15 (1.90%) IBM
12 13 (1.65%) Meridio
13 11 (1.39%) Teradata
13 11 (1.39%) Sitecore
13 11 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.39%) Sun
14 9 (1.14%) Huawei
15 8 (1.01%) Ab Initio
15 8 (1.01%) Cisco
16 7 (0.89%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum GBP To 45k +Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £25000 - £50000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Resource Solutions - Visa
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits: Car allowance - 26 days holiday - Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Tindall IT Resourcing
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum GBP 45 - 55K +Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
People Source
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
People Source
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ULTIMA BUSINESS SOLUTIONS LTD
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Tata Consultancy services
Salary: £50,000 + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago