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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 8 7 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 337 353 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 14.92% 16.21% 19.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 42.23% 38.16% 44.89%
Number of salaries quoted 280 287 342
Average salary £43,200 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
798 925 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 35.33% 42.47% 44.20%
Number of salaries quoted 689 793 771
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 £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

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 6 March 2015.

SQL Salary Histogram in Reading

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 251 (35.01%) Microsoft
2 228 (31.80%) SQL Server
3 216 (30.13%) Windows
4 209 (29.15%) .NET
5 194 (27.06%) C#
6 176 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (24.13%) MS Excel
8 169 (23.57%) Degree
9 152 (21.20%) Oracle
10 145 (20.22%) Java
10 145 (20.22%) Linux
11 134 (18.69%) Finance
12 129 (17.99%) ASP.NET
13 128 (17.85%) JavaScript
14 127 (17.71%) HTML
15 102 (14.23%) UNIX
16 97 (13.53%) MVC
17 95 (13.25%) VMware
18 93 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
19 90 (12.55%) CSS
20 89 (12.41%) IIS
21 87 (12.13%) jQuery
22 85 (11.85%) T-SQL
23 82 (11.44%) Web Services
24 81 (11.30%) Computer Science
25 80 (11.16%) Visual Studio
26 79 (11.02%) Scrum
27 76 (10.60%) Active Directory
28 75 (10.46%) Security Cleared
29 72 (10.04%) PowerShell

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 89 (12.41%) IIS
2 65 (9.07%) SharePoint
3 56 (7.81%) Apache
4 44 (6.14%) Tomcat
5 31 (4.32%) MS Exchange
6 20 (2.79%) SharePoint Server
6 20 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 18 (2.51%) Apache Solr
7 18 (2.51%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.95%) Lotus Domino
9 13 (1.81%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.53%) CMS
11 10 (1.39%) JBoss
12 9 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.84%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.84%) Joomla!
14 5 (0.70%) Node.js
15 4 (0.56%) Lync
15 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
16 3 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 173 (24.13%) MS Excel
2 50 (6.97%) MS Office
3 16 (2.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.56%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.42%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.28%) Agresso
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.28%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle SCM
5 2 (0.28%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.16%) SaaS
2 11 (1.53%) PaaS
3 8 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (0.70%) Office 365
6 4 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.42%) Google App Engine
7 3 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.28%) GitHub
9 1 (0.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.02%) DNS
1 36 (5.02%) SAN
2 35 (4.88%) Firewall
3 30 (4.18%) HTTP
4 21 (2.93%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.79%) Internet
6 17 (2.37%) Cisco ASA
7 15 (2.09%) NetScreen
8 14 (1.95%) VPN
8 14 (1.95%) HTTPS
8 14 (1.95%) VoIP
9 11 (1.53%) ATM
9 11 (1.53%) PPP
9 11 (1.53%) Ethernet
9 11 (1.53%) xDSL
10 7 (0.98%) Broadband
10 7 (0.98%) DSLAM
11 6 (0.84%) SMTP
12 5 (0.70%) DHCP
12 5 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (31.80%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.93%) MySQL
3 46 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 40 (5.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 40 (5.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 25 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 25 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (3.35%) RDBMS
8 21 (2.93%) Oracle Database
9 20 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (2.37%) DB2
11 16 (2.23%) IDOL
12 15 (2.09%) EDRMS
13 14 (1.95%) OLAP
14 13 (1.81%) Big Data
14 13 (1.81%) NoSQL
15 9 (1.26%) OLAP Cube
15 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.26%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 80 (11.16%) Visual Studio
2 59 (8.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 48 (6.69%) Git (software)
4 45 (6.28%) Subversion
5 39 (5.44%) Maven
6 27 (3.77%) Oracle Forms
7 23 (3.21%) Jenkins
8 21 (2.93%) Selenium
9 17 (2.37%) Mockito
10 14 (1.95%) TestDirector
11 13 (1.81%) QuickTest Pro
12 12 (1.67%) WinRunner
13 8 (1.12%) ClearCase
13 8 (1.12%) ClearQuest
14 6 (0.84%) MSI
14 6 (0.84%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 6 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
15 4 (0.56%) Toad
15 4 (0.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 134 (18.69%) Finance
2 72 (10.04%) Telecoms
3 39 (5.44%) Banking
4 21 (2.93%) Retail
5 18 (2.51%) Marketing
6 14 (1.95%) Spanish Language
7 12 (1.67%) Advertising
8 8 (1.12%) Billing
8 8 (1.12%) French Language
8 8 (1.12%) German Language
9 7 (0.98%) Local Government
10 6 (0.84%) Electronics
10 6 (0.84%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.56%) Automotive
12 4 (0.56%) Law
13 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (32.50%) Developer
2 100 (13.95%) Analyst
3 82 (11.44%) .NET Developer
4 57 (7.95%) Consultant
5 56 (7.81%) Support Engineer
5 56 (7.81%) Applications Support
6 44 (6.14%) Java Developer
7 43 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 43 (6.00%) Technical Support
8 42 (5.86%) Software Engineer
9 41 (5.72%) C# Developer
10 36 (5.02%) Web Developer
11 35 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
12 31 (4.32%) Senior Developer
13 28 (3.91%) Test Analyst
13 28 (3.91%) Senior Analyst
13 28 (3.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 27 (3.77%) Administrator
14 27 (3.77%) Technical Support Engineer
14 27 (3.77%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (29.15%) .NET
2 129 (17.99%) ASP.NET
3 127 (17.71%) HTML
4 90 (12.55%) CSS
5 87 (12.13%) jQuery
6 82 (11.44%) Web Services
7 54 (7.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (7.25%) XML
8 52 (7.25%) J2EE
9 51 (7.11%) WCF
10 49 (6.83%) .NET Framework
11 47 (6.56%) Spring
12 41 (5.72%) Ajax
13 34 (4.74%) JSP
14 31 (4.32%) HTML5
15 28 (3.91%) Java EE
16 26 (3.63%) XSLT
17 24 (3.35%) Struts
18 23 (3.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 23 (3.21%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 93 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 81 (11.30%) Computer Science
3 45 (6.28%) Clustering
4 35 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 29 (4.04%) Client/Server
6 20 (2.79%) Open Source
7 17 (2.37%) iPad
8 15 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.95%) Inversion of Control
10 10 (1.39%) Mathematics
10 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.98%) EPoS
11 7 (0.98%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.98%) Replication
12 6 (0.84%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.84%) Data Structures
13 5 (0.70%) GIS
14 4 (0.56%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.56%) User Experience
15 3 (0.42%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 216 (30.13%) Windows
2 145 (20.22%) Linux
3 102 (14.23%) UNIX
4 66 (9.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 60 (8.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (4.74%) Windows XP
7 32 (4.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (3.63%) Windows 7
9 17 (2.37%) Solaris
10 16 (2.23%) AIX
11 15 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (2.09%) Android
12 13 (1.81%) CentOS
13 10 (1.39%) Apple iOS
14 9 (1.26%) Windows Vista
15 6 (0.84%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.42%) HPUX
16 3 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
16 3 (0.42%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (13.53%) MVC
3 79 (11.02%) Scrum
4 72 (10.04%) Software Engineering
5 63 (8.79%) Business Intelligence
6 56 (7.81%) TDD
7 54 (7.53%) ITIL
8 49 (6.83%) Unit Testing
9 47 (6.56%) Test Automation
10 40 (5.58%) Waterfall
11 39 (5.44%) OO
12 37 (5.16%) Migration
13 35 (4.88%) SOA
13 35 (4.88%) Mentoring
14 34 (4.74%) ETL
15 33 (4.60%) Workflow
16 31 (4.32%) Change Management
17 29 (4.04%) Software Testing
18 26 (3.63%) Test Planning
19 25 (3.49%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 194 (27.06%) C#
2 145 (20.22%) Java
3 128 (17.85%) JavaScript
4 85 (11.85%) T-SQL
5 72 (10.04%) PowerShell
6 41 (5.72%) Shell Script
7 39 (5.44%) PHP
8 38 (5.30%) Perl
8 38 (5.30%) VB.NET
9 35 (4.88%) VB
10 32 (4.46%) C++
11 30 (4.18%) PL/SQL
12 26 (3.63%) VBScript
13 21 (2.93%) C
14 19 (2.65%) Python
15 12 (1.67%) Bash Shell
16 8 (1.12%) Korn
17 7 (0.98%) Ruby
17 7 (0.98%) VBA
18 6 (0.84%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 169 (23.57%) Degree
2 75 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 50 (6.97%) SC Cleared
4 38 (5.30%) ISEB
5 28 (3.91%) VCP4
6 27 (3.77%) ISTQB
7 24 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (3.21%) DV Cleared
9 18 (2.51%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (2.51%) CCNA
10 13 (1.81%) MCSE
11 11 (1.53%) CCNP
11 11 (1.53%) SCSA
11 11 (1.53%) Sun Certification
12 10 (1.39%) MCITP
13 8 (1.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 4 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
15 4 (0.56%) MCP
16 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.88%) QA
2 12 (1.67%) SLA
3 7 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.42%) HL7
System Software
1 76 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 56 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (5.58%) Hyper-V
4 30 (4.18%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.42%) Firmware
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 45 (6.28%) SCCM
2 33 (4.60%) NetBackup
3 21 (2.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 19 (2.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 16 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
6 13 (1.81%) McAfee ePO
6 13 (1.81%) Netcool
7 10 (1.39%) HP UCMDB
8 5 (0.70%) SCOM
9 3 (0.42%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.14%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) Nagios
10 1 (0.14%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.14%) XenMobile
10 1 (0.14%) collectd
Vendors
1 251 (35.01%) Microsoft
2 152 (21.20%) Oracle
3 95 (13.25%) VMware
4 51 (7.11%) Citrix
5 46 (6.42%) HP
6 42 (5.86%) Veritas
7 29 (4.04%) SAP
8 28 (3.91%) Business Objects
9 20 (2.79%) McAfee
10 17 (2.37%) Cisco
10 17 (2.37%) hybris
11 16 (2.23%) Meridio
12 15 (2.09%) Juniper
12 15 (2.09%) Red Hat
13 13 (1.81%) IBM
14 12 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.67%) Red Gate
14 12 (1.67%) F5
15 11 (1.53%) Sun
16 10 (1.39%) Sitecore
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