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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 7 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 356 371 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 15.66% 16.03% 16.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.39% 42.64% 43.93%
Number of salaries quoted 305 311 316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
802 870 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.27% 37.60% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 677 754 708
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +4.66%

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 May 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 249 (35.37%) Microsoft
3 220 (31.25%) .NET
4 208 (29.55%) C#
5 196 (27.84%) Windows
6 193 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
7 169 (24.01%) MS Excel
8 163 (23.15%) Oracle
9 145 (20.60%) Degree
10 141 (20.03%) JavaScript
11 137 (19.46%) Java
11 137 (19.46%) ASP.NET
12 133 (18.89%) Finance
13 131 (18.61%) Linux
14 117 (16.62%) T-SQL
15 111 (15.77%) HTML
16 105 (14.91%) Software Engineering
17 101 (14.35%) MVC
18 92 (13.07%) Scrum
19 91 (12.93%) CSS
20 89 (12.64%) jQuery
21 88 (12.50%) VMware
22 82 (11.65%) UNIX
23 77 (10.94%) Visual Studio
24 76 (10.80%) Active Directory
25 75 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
26 73 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
27 68 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
27 68 (9.66%) MySQL
28 65 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 61 (8.66%) SharePoint
2 60 (8.52%) IIS
3 39 (5.54%) Tomcat
4 34 (4.83%) MS Exchange
5 30 (4.26%) Apache
6 14 (1.99%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (1.70%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (1.70%) CMS
7 12 (1.70%) Lotus Domino
8 11 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
9 10 (1.42%) WebLogic
9 10 (1.42%) JBoss
10 8 (1.14%) Kentico
10 8 (1.14%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.85%) Lync
11 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (0.85%) SAS
Applications
1 169 (24.01%) MS Excel
2 47 (6.68%) MS Office
3 11 (1.56%) InfoPath
4 10 (1.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.85%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.57%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.28%) SPSS
9 1 (0.14%) FastStats
9 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (1.42%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (1.42%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (0.71%) Oracle HRMS
3 4 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.28%) Agresso
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 48 (6.82%) SaaS
2 14 (1.99%) Office 365
2 14 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.70%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (1.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.70%) Google App Engine
3 12 (1.70%) PaaS
4 9 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.43%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) Taleo
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (6.39%) Firewall
2 43 (6.11%) SAN
3 21 (2.98%) LAN
3 21 (2.98%) Cisco ASA
4 20 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 19 (2.70%) WAN
6 18 (2.56%) DNS
7 15 (2.13%) NetScreen
7 15 (2.13%) HTTPS
8 14 (1.99%) Internet
9 13 (1.85%) VPN
10 12 (1.70%) VoIP
11 11 (1.56%) HTTP
12 9 (1.28%) MPLS
12 9 (1.28%) DHCP
12 9 (1.28%) Broadband
13 8 (1.14%) SMTP
14 6 (0.85%) NAS
14 6 (0.85%) xDSL
14 6 (0.85%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 68 (9.66%) MySQL
3 53 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 47 (6.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 43 (6.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 37 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 34 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (3.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (3.27%) Oracle Database
11 20 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (2.84%) NoSQL
12 19 (2.70%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.85%) RavenDB
14 12 (1.70%) DB2
15 11 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
15 11 (1.56%) QlikView
16 10 (1.42%) MS Access
17 9 (1.28%) Big Data
18 8 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 77 (10.94%) Visual Studio
2 73 (10.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (5.68%) Git (software)
4 38 (5.40%) Subversion
4 38 (5.40%) Maven
5 16 (2.27%) Selenium
6 14 (1.99%) Jenkins
6 14 (1.99%) Eclipse
7 13 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
8 9 (1.28%) ClearQuest
8 9 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 7 (0.99%) Ant
10 6 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (0.85%) JIRA
11 5 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (0.71%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.57%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.57%) MSTest
12 4 (0.57%) Log4j
General
1 133 (18.89%) Finance
2 53 (7.53%) Telecoms
3 30 (4.26%) Banking
4 27 (3.84%) Marketing
5 26 (3.69%) Advertising
6 19 (2.70%) Retail
7 10 (1.42%) Spanish Language
7 10 (1.42%) Aerospace
8 8 (1.14%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.85%) Local Government
9 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.71%) Automotive
10 5 (0.71%) Law
11 4 (0.57%) French Language
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
11 4 (0.57%) Legal
11 4 (0.57%) Electronics
12 2 (0.28%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
13 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 261 (37.07%) Developer
2 100 (14.20%) Analyst
3 95 (13.49%) .NET Developer
4 52 (7.39%) Support Analyst
5 51 (7.24%) Software Engineer
6 49 (6.96%) Consultant
7 48 (6.82%) Senior Developer
8 46 (6.53%) C# Developer
9 45 (6.39%) Support Engineer
9 45 (6.39%) Applications Support
10 44 (6.25%) Java Developer
11 39 (5.54%) Software Developer
12 37 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 33 (4.69%) Technical Support
14 26 (3.69%) Applications Support Analyst
15 25 (3.55%) Administrator
16 24 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
16 24 (3.41%) SQL Developer
17 23 (3.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 22 (3.13%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (31.25%) .NET
2 137 (19.46%) ASP.NET
3 111 (15.77%) HTML
4 91 (12.93%) CSS
5 89 (12.64%) jQuery
6 68 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 62 (8.81%) Web Services
8 58 (8.24%) .NET Framework
9 56 (7.95%) AngularJS
10 54 (7.67%) WCF
11 47 (6.68%) XML
12 43 (6.11%) Ajax
13 35 (4.97%) Entity Framework
13 35 (4.97%) HTML5
14 32 (4.55%) Spring
15 30 (4.26%) J2EE
16 27 (3.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
18 25 (3.55%) Struts
19 22 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (8.66%) Computer Science
3 21 (2.98%) Mobile App
4 19 (2.70%) Client/Server
4 19 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 18 (2.56%) Clustering
6 14 (1.99%) Open Source
7 10 (1.42%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.28%) Replication
9 8 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.14%) User Experience
9 8 (1.14%) Statistics
9 8 (1.14%) EPoS
10 7 (0.99%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.85%) Mobile Computing
11 6 (0.85%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.71%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.71%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.57%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 196 (27.84%) Windows
2 131 (18.61%) Linux
3 82 (11.65%) UNIX
4 57 (8.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (4.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 29 (4.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (2.98%) Windows 7
8 18 (2.56%) Android
9 15 (2.13%) Solaris
10 13 (1.85%) AIX
10 13 (1.85%) CentOS
11 12 (1.70%) Windows XP
12 10 (1.42%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.71%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.57%) HPUX
15 2 (0.28%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
16 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (27.41%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (14.91%) Software Engineering
3 101 (14.35%) MVC
4 92 (13.07%) Scrum
5 58 (8.24%) OO
6 57 (8.10%) Business Intelligence
7 42 (5.97%) TDD
8 40 (5.68%) Unit Testing
9 39 (5.54%) Test Automation
10 38 (5.40%) ETL
11 34 (4.83%) ITIL
12 32 (4.55%) Waterfall
13 31 (4.40%) Workflow
14 30 (4.26%) Web Development
14 30 (4.26%) System Testing
15 29 (4.12%) Migration
16 27 (3.84%) Project Management
16 27 (3.84%) Software Testing
17 26 (3.69%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (3.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 208 (29.55%) C#
2 141 (20.03%) JavaScript
3 137 (19.46%) Java
4 117 (16.62%) T-SQL
5 47 (6.68%) PowerShell
6 46 (6.53%) PL/SQL
7 43 (6.11%) PHP
8 42 (5.97%) VB.NET
9 36 (5.11%) VB
10 35 (4.97%) Shell Script
11 33 (4.69%) Perl
12 26 (3.69%) Python
13 25 (3.55%) VBScript
14 14 (1.99%) C++
15 12 (1.70%) TypeScript
16 11 (1.56%) VBA
17 8 (1.14%) C
18 6 (0.85%) XPath
19 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
19 5 (0.71%) Korn
Qualifications
1 145 (20.60%) Degree
2 46 (6.53%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.84%) SC Cleared
4 26 (3.69%) ISTQB
5 25 (3.55%) ISEB
6 18 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (1.70%) CCNA
9 9 (1.28%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.14%) MCSE
11 6 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (0.85%) SCSA
11 6 (0.85%) CCNP
11 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.85%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.71%) CCIE
13 4 (0.57%) MCITP
14 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 2 (0.28%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (4.83%) QA
2 12 (1.70%) SLA
3 3 (0.43%) HL7
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) COBIT
System Software
1 76 (10.80%) Active Directory
2 65 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (8.66%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.14%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.99%) ISA Server
5 7 (0.99%) vSphere
6 6 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (0.43%) XenApp
9 2 (0.28%) vCloud
10 1 (0.14%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.14%) Snort
10 1 (0.14%) XenServer
10 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 40 (5.68%) SCCM
2 18 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 11 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 8 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 6 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (0.57%) SCOM
6 4 (0.57%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.43%) HP UCMDB
8 2 (0.28%) Puppet
8 2 (0.28%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.28%) vMotion
9 1 (0.14%) ZENworks
9 1 (0.14%) Nagios
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.14%) Cacti
9 1 (0.14%) WMI
9 1 (0.14%) Iperf
9 1 (0.14%) Graphite
Vendors
1 249 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 163 (23.15%) Oracle
3 88 (12.50%) VMware
4 42 (5.97%) HP
5 35 (4.97%) Cisco
6 23 (3.27%) Citrix
7 16 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.27%) Veritas
7 16 (2.27%) Juniper
8 15 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 14 (1.99%) Google
9 14 (1.99%) Sitecore
10 12 (1.70%) F5
10 12 (1.70%) Xamarin
10 12 (1.70%) Twitter
11 10 (1.42%) Tableau
11 10 (1.42%) SAP
11 10 (1.42%) McAfee
12 9 (1.28%) IBM
13 8 (1.14%) Telerik
Reading, Berkshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40-50k + excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Exsurgo
Salary: package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £47000 per annum + benefits + shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + car allowance, 20% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + uncapped bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 30% bonus/benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, health
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago