Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SQL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,065 1,342 1,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.48% 19.79% 17.37%
As % of the Programming Languages category 36.72% 38.54% 36.17%
Number of salaries quoted 897 1,146 986
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

SQL is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 2,900 3,482 3,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.33% 51.34% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2,522 3,040 2,685
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £74,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Berkshire

SQL
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for SQL in Berkshire

SQL
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Berkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for SQL in Berkshire

SQL
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 within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Reading -1 390 £45,000 -7.69% 25
Bracknell -1 152 £50,000 - 3
Newbury +2 121 £40,000 - 5
Slough +1 113 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Maidenhead -5 105 £45,000 -5.26% 4
Wokingham -1 45 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Ascot +10 3 £50,950 +35.87%
Windsor -9 1 £65,000 +32.65% 1
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT jobs citing SQL 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.

1 294 (27.61%) SQL Server
2 274 (25.73%) Java
3 270 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
4 264 (24.79%) JavaScript
5 240 (22.54%) Oracle
6 233 (21.88%) C#
6 233 (21.88%) .NET
7 215 (20.19%) Linux
8 207 (19.44%) Degree
9 206 (19.34%) Microsoft
10 205 (19.25%) Business Intelligence
11 199 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
12 172 (16.15%) Windows
13 156 (14.65%) Relational Database
14 153 (14.37%) Python
14 153 (14.37%) HTML
15 146 (13.71%) ASP.NET
16 145 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
17 139 (13.05%) Finance
18 137 (12.86%) Git (software)
19 133 (12.49%) XML
20 129 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
21 128 (12.02%) Web Services
22 121 (11.36%) CSS
23 111 (10.42%) Analytics
24 109 (10.23%) Computer Science
25 108 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
26 107 (10.05%) DevOps
27 103 (9.67%) TDD
28 99 (9.30%) Software Engineering

SQL
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 73 (6.85%) IIS
2 65 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 45 (4.23%) JBoss
4 35 (3.29%) Oracle Workflow
5 34 (3.19%) Apache
6 29 (2.72%) SharePoint
6 29 (2.72%) WebLogic
7 22 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 20 (1.88%) Apache Spark
9 19 (1.78%) Confluence
10 11 (1.03%) CICS
10 11 (1.03%) nginx
10 11 (1.03%) WebSphere
11 10 (0.94%) Skype for Business
12 9 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.75%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.66%) Anypoint
15 6 (0.56%) Drupal
15 6 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
16 5 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 64 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (4.51%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (2.35%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.75%) SPSS
6 5 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.47%) SPSS Modeler
7 4 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 47 (4.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 38 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
3 19 (1.78%) Oracle 11i
4 18 (1.69%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (1.69%) Oracle Payroll
5 16 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (1.41%) Oracle Applications
7 14 (1.31%) Oracle Financials
7 14 (1.31%) Oracle Payables
7 14 (1.31%) Oracle Receivables
8 13 (1.22%) Oracle Assets
8 13 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
9 11 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
10 9 (0.85%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
11 8 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
11 8 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
12 7 (0.66%) NetSuite
13 5 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
14 4 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 145 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 108 (10.14%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (5.26%) Power Platform
4 48 (4.51%) SaaS
5 37 (3.47%) Office 365
6 29 (2.72%) PaaS
7 28 (2.63%) IaaS
8 17 (1.60%) OpenShift
9 16 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (1.31%) Amazon S3
11 13 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
12 12 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
13 9 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
13 9 (0.85%) Serverless
14 7 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
14 7 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
15 5 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 48 (4.51%) Firewall
2 32 (3.00%) VPN
3 29 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 23 (2.16%) DNS
4 23 (2.16%) HTTP
5 18 (1.69%) Internet
6 16 (1.50%) DHCP
7 11 (1.03%) Network Security
7 11 (1.03%) VoIP
8 10 (0.94%) Skype
9 9 (0.85%) WAN
10 8 (0.75%) LAN
11 5 (0.47%) SAN
12 4 (0.38%) GSM
12 4 (0.38%) SNMP
12 4 (0.38%) UMTS
13 3 (0.28%) GPRS
14 2 (0.19%) Broadband
14 2 (0.19%) DMZ
14 2 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (27.61%) SQL Server
2 156 (14.65%) Relational Database
3 88 (8.26%) Data Warehouse
4 83 (7.79%) MySQL
5 77 (7.23%) NoSQL
6 68 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 56 (5.26%) Power BI
9 53 (4.98%) Oracle Reports
10 51 (4.79%) RDBMS
11 49 (4.60%) Big Data
12 48 (4.51%) Oracle Database
13 45 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 41 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
15 39 (3.66%) DB2
15 39 (3.66%) MongoDB
16 32 (3.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 31 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
18 29 (2.72%) BusinessObjects
19 27 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 137 (12.86%) Git (software)
2 96 (9.01%) Jenkins
3 72 (6.76%) Maven
4 63 (5.92%) JIRA
5 58 (5.45%) Selenium
6 39 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 35 (3.29%) Oracle Forms
8 31 (2.91%) JUnit
9 29 (2.72%) Cucumber
10 28 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 27 (2.54%) WebDriver
12 26 (2.44%) Appium
13 25 (2.35%) Subversion
14 22 (2.07%) Hudson
15 21 (1.97%) Eclipse
16 18 (1.69%) Visual Studio Team System
17 12 (1.13%) Ant
17 12 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 10 (0.94%) SoapUI
19 9 (0.85%) JMeter
General
1 139 (13.05%) Finance
2 79 (7.42%) Retail
3 60 (5.63%) Telecoms
4 41 (3.85%) Marketing
5 30 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.41%) Electronics
7 14 (1.31%) German Language
8 12 (1.13%) Law
9 10 (0.94%) Games
9 10 (0.94%) Publishing
9 10 (0.94%) Spanish Language
10 4 (0.38%) Legal
10 4 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.28%) Advertising
11 3 (0.28%) Automotive
11 3 (0.28%) Back Office
11 3 (0.28%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.19%) Banking
12 2 (0.19%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.19%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 467 (43.85%) Developer
2 202 (18.97%) Analyst
3 107 (10.05%) Support Analyst
4 105 (9.86%) Software Developer
5 88 (8.26%) Senior Developer
6 82 (7.70%) .NET Developer
7 79 (7.42%) Java Developer
8 68 (6.38%) Applications Support
9 60 (5.63%) Support Engineer
10 57 (5.35%) Oracle Developer
11 56 (5.26%) Software Engineer
12 52 (4.88%) Consultant
13 50 (4.69%) Applications Support Analyst
14 48 (4.51%) SQL Developer
15 43 (4.04%) .NET Software Developer
16 42 (3.94%) C# Developer
17 34 (3.19%) Junior
18 32 (3.00%) SQL Analyst
19 31 (2.91%) Architect
19 31 (2.91%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (21.88%) .NET
2 153 (14.37%) HTML
3 146 (13.71%) ASP.NET
4 133 (12.49%) XML
5 128 (12.02%) Web Services
6 121 (11.36%) CSS
7 89 (8.36%) AngularJS
8 84 (7.89%) .NET Framework
9 81 (7.61%) Spring
10 70 (6.57%) SOAP
11 62 (5.82%) jQuery
12 59 (5.54%) REST
13 50 (4.69%) J2EE
14 48 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (4.13%) Hibernate
15 44 (4.13%) JSON
16 42 (3.94%) RESTful
17 39 (3.66%) Entity Framework
18 38 (3.57%) React
19 34 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 129 (12.11%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (3.47%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 25 (2.35%) Greenfield Project
6 21 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 21 (1.97%) Mobile App
7 19 (1.78%) EPoS
8 18 (1.69%) Private Cloud
9 17 (1.60%) Mainframe
10 16 (1.50%) User Experience
11 15 (1.41%) Robotics
12 11 (1.03%) VSAM
13 10 (0.94%) Algorithms
13 10 (0.94%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.85%) EFT
14 9 (0.85%) Public Cloud
15 8 (0.75%) Augmented Reality
15 8 (0.75%) FMCG
15 8 (0.75%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 215 (20.19%) Linux
2 172 (16.15%) Windows
3 94 (8.83%) Unix
4 74 (6.95%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.97%) Windows 7
5 21 (1.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.50%) Windows 10
8 14 (1.31%) Windows 8
9 11 (1.03%) MVS
10 10 (0.94%) VMS
11 8 (0.75%) Android
12 6 (0.56%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.38%) AIX
14 4 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.38%) Solaris
15 3 (0.28%) CentOS
15 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (25.35%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (19.25%) Business Intelligence
3 199 (18.69%) Problem-Solving
4 111 (10.42%) Analytics
5 109 (10.23%) Computer Science
6 107 (10.05%) DevOps
7 103 (9.67%) TDD
8 99 (9.30%) ITIL
8 99 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 96 (9.01%) Data Modelling
9 96 (9.01%) MVC
10 91 (8.54%) Scrum
11 89 (8.36%) SDLC
12 88 (8.26%) Test Automation
13 85 (7.98%) ETL
14 72 (6.76%) Microservices
15 69 (6.48%) Mathematics
16 67 (6.29%) OO
17 65 (6.10%) BDD
17 65 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 274 (25.73%) Java
2 264 (24.79%) JavaScript
3 233 (21.88%) C#
4 153 (14.37%) Python
5 99 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 96 (9.01%) PL/SQL
7 56 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 47 (4.41%) Scala
9 46 (4.32%) C++
10 44 (4.13%) Bash Shell
11 33 (3.10%) C
11 33 (3.10%) Java 8
12 30 (2.82%) PHP
13 29 (2.72%) Ruby
14 28 (2.63%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.25%) Perl
16 18 (1.69%) TypeScript
17 16 (1.50%) R
18 13 (1.22%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.03%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 207 (19.44%) Degree
2 64 (6.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (2.63%) Numerate Degree
5 26 (2.44%) MCSA
6 22 (2.07%) Security Cleared
7 18 (1.69%) CCENT
8 15 (1.41%) ISEB
9 14 (1.31%) Master's Degree
10 13 (1.22%) ISTQB
11 12 (1.13%) AWS Certification
11 12 (1.13%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.38%) HND
12 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.38%) MCSE
13 3 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.19%) CCAB
14 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.19%) MCITP
15 1 (0.094%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.95%) QA
2 33 (3.10%) SLA
3 20 (1.88%) Data Quality
4 18 (1.69%) GDPR
5 14 (1.31%) HL7
6 6 (0.56%) GAMP
7 5 (0.47%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.38%) PMO
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.094%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.094%) PSD2
System Software
1 68 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 64 (6.01%) Docker
3 44 (4.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (3.29%) Hyper-V
5 30 (2.82%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (0.85%) VirtualBox
8 8 (0.75%) iptables
8 8 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (0.75%) Xen
9 3 (0.28%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.094%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 38 (3.57%) Puppet
2 34 (3.19%) Kubernetes
3 25 (2.35%) Ansible
4 23 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.69%) HP ALM
6 16 (1.50%) SCCM
7 14 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
8 9 (0.85%) ZABBIX
9 8 (0.75%) Graphite
9 8 (0.75%) Kibana
9 8 (0.75%) Nagios
9 8 (0.75%) Terraform
10 7 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
11 6 (0.56%) Tivoli
12 5 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 5 (0.47%) SCOM
13 4 (0.38%) CloudHub
14 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
14 2 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
15 1 (0.094%) rkt
Vendors
1 240 (22.54%) Oracle
2 206 (19.34%) Microsoft
3 57 (5.35%) VMware
4 44 (4.13%) ServiceNow
5 43 (4.04%) SAP
6 31 (2.91%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (2.63%) Tableau
8 21 (1.97%) IBM
9 16 (1.50%) Google
9 16 (1.50%) HP
10 14 (1.31%) MuleSoft
11 13 (1.22%) Sun
12 10 (0.94%) Teradata
13 9 (0.85%) Informatica
14 8 (0.75%) Centreon
15 7 (0.66%) Cognos
15 7 (0.66%) JD Edwards
15 7 (0.66%) SonicWALL
16 6 (0.56%) Citrix
16 6 (0.56%) Zend