Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2016 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2016 over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 201 305
Rank change year-on-year -34 +104 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 25 52 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.85% 0.057%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.30% 2.90% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 48 5
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £59,000 £42,500 £47,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +15.00%

SQL Server 2016 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,924 1,792 2,158
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.31% 29.22% 24.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,515 1,526 1,864
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,350 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

SQL Server 2016
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2016 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2016 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Berkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2016 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2016
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 in Berkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2016 in Berkshire

SQL Server 2016
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough -12 15 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Reading -16 4 £35,000 - 2
Maidenhead -35 4 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Newbury +5 2 £35,000 - 1
SQL Server 2016
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2016 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2016.

1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 23 (92.00%) C#
2 23 (92.00%) .NET
3 18 (72.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (64.00%) Web Application Development
5 15 (60.00%) BDD
5 15 (60.00%) TDD
6 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 13 (52.00%) WCF
8 10 (40.00%) OO
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 10 (40.00%) RESTful
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
9 8 (32.00%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (32.00%) Ruby
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
10 7 (28.00%) Advertising
10 7 (28.00%) Games
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (24.00%) Node.js
11 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
11 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
11 6 (24.00%) Degree
12 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design

SQL Server 2016
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Broadband
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) RavenDB
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (28.00%) Advertising
1 7 (28.00%) Games
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Marketing
4 1 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (4.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.00%) DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
1 23 (92.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (56.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 13 (52.00%) WCF
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (40.00%) RESTful
6 6 (24.00%) Node.js
7 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) HTML
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
9 2 (8.00%) MSMQ
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
9 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) MVC
2 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (64.00%) Web Application Development
3 15 (60.00%) BDD
3 15 (60.00%) TDD
4 10 (40.00%) OO
5 5 (20.00%) CQRS
5 5 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (16.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Kanban
8 2 (8.00%) Network Management
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) Ruby
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.00%) F#
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Facebook
3 2 (8.00%) Google
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Veeam
4 1 (4.00%) VMware