Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2016
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 248 316
Rank change year-on-year +44 +68 -
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2016 60 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.89% 0.23% 0.032%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.06% 0.84% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 60 14 3
Berkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £37,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,500 £46,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% -

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 1,963 1,785 2,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 29.03% 26.87% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,587 1,469 2,174
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £30,575
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +23 27 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 14 £35,000 -
Maidenhead - 7 £40,000 - 1
Newbury - 7 £35,000 - 1
Wokingham - 5 £35,000 -
SQL Server 2016
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 52 (86.67%) .NET
2 52 (86.67%) C#
2 52 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 47 (78.33%) MVC
4 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (68.33%) TDD
5 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (66.67%) BDD
5 40 (66.67%) Web Application Development
6 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 33 (55.00%) WCF
8 28 (46.67%) OO
9 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 26 (43.33%) RESTful
10 19 (31.67%) Greenfield Project
10 19 (31.67%) Ruby
11 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
12 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
12 17 (28.33%) Node.js
12 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
13 16 (26.67%) Games
14 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (23.33%) CQRS
15 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (23.33%) Internet
16 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2014
17 12 (20.00%) SQL
17 12 (20.00%) T-SQL

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 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
Communications & Networking
1 14 (23.33%) Internet
2 6 (10.00%) Broadband
3 2 (3.33%) 4G
3 2 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) NoSQL
3 15 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.67%) Power BI
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (26.67%) Games
2 11 (18.33%) Advertising
3 9 (15.00%) Marketing
4 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.67%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Law
6 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 44 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Integration Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Social Media Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 1 (1.67%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (1.67%) SQL DBA
10 1 (1.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (86.67%) .NET
1 52 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 33 (55.00%) WCF
5 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (43.33%) RESTful
6 17 (28.33%) Node.js
7 8 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (11.67%) Web Services
9 6 (10.00%) Ajax
9 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (10.00%) CSS
9 6 (10.00%) HTML
9 6 (10.00%) HTML5
10 5 (8.33%) jQuery
11 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
11 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
11 4 (6.67%) WPF
12 3 (5.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.67%) BBC
3 4 (6.67%) Social Media
4 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (78.33%) MVC
2 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (68.33%) TDD
3 40 (66.67%) BDD
3 40 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 28 (46.67%) OO
5 14 (23.33%) CQRS
5 14 (23.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (15.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (13.33%) Multithreading
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (11.67%) Scrum
9 6 (10.00%) Network Management
9 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.33%) Kanban
10 2 (3.33%) Logistics
11 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (1.67%) ETL
11 1 (1.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) C#
2 19 (31.67%) Ruby
3 12 (20.00%) SQL
3 12 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (11.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Facebook
3 6 (10.00%) Google
4 4 (6.67%) Apple
4 4 (6.67%) Sony
4 4 (6.67%) Yahoo!
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) Veeam
5 3 (5.00%) VMware