Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1128 1486 1819
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.53% 17.16% 17.07%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.70% 40.69% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 956 1321 1634
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 2992 3652 4290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.15% 42.17% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2593 3215 3631
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +2 419 £45,000 - 23
Slough -3 148 £45,000 -5.26% 11
Bracknell +2 110 £45,000 +4.65% 2
Newbury -4 101 £31,000 -17.33% 6
Maidenhead +1 93 £45,000 - 3
Wokingham +2 42 £37,000 -29.52%
Hungerford 0 24 £35,000 +48.94%
Windsor +5 13 £50,000 +42.86%
Thatcham - 6 £52,500 -
Ascot - 3 £37,500 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2017, IT jobs citing SQL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SQL.

1 380 (33.69%) SQL Server
2 366 (32.45%) C#
3 331 (29.34%) JavaScript
4 308 (27.30%) .NET
5 301 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
6 283 (25.09%) HTML
7 273 (24.20%) Java
8 266 (23.58%) Microsoft
9 253 (22.43%) Finance
10 249 (22.07%) CSS
11 208 (18.44%) Windows
12 199 (17.64%) Business Intelligence
13 190 (16.84%) Linux
14 184 (16.31%) MVC
15 163 (14.45%) ASP.NET
16 159 (14.10%) XML
17 156 (13.83%) Web Services
17 156 (13.83%) Degree
18 152 (13.48%) Oracle
19 147 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
20 143 (12.68%) T-SQL
21 141 (12.50%) Scrum
21 141 (12.50%) TDD
22 138 (12.23%) Web Development
23 130 (11.52%) Python
24 128 (11.35%) jQuery
25 118 (10.46%) Telecoms
26 116 (10.28%) Software Engineering
27 114 (10.11%) AngularJS
28 113 (10.02%) .NET Framework

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 76 (6.74%) IIS
2 56 (4.96%) Apache
3 48 (4.26%) MS Exchange
4 43 (3.81%) Tomcat
5 30 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 25 (2.22%) Apache Spark
7 25 (2.22%) CMS
7 25 (2.22%) SAS
8 23 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 21 (1.86%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
11 13 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 11 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 10 (0.89%) EPiServer
13 10 (0.89%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.80%) Apache Pig
15 8 (0.71%) WebSphere
16 7 (0.62%) Skype for Business
17 5 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 74 (6.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.77%) Spreadsheet
4 18 (1.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.18%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.089%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.089%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
1 13 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
2 12 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
3 11 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
4 9 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (0.80%) SAP ERP
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
5 6 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.44%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.27%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.27%) SessionCam
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.18%) FastStats
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.18%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 100 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 99 (8.78%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.99%) SaaS
4 32 (2.84%) Amazon SQS
5 27 (2.39%) Office 365
6 15 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.15%) IaaS
8 10 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 10 (0.89%) FinancialForce
9 8 (0.71%) Force.com
10 7 (0.62%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.62%) Route 53
11 6 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
11 6 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 6 (0.53%) Azure Machine Learning
11 6 (0.53%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
11 6 (0.53%) GitHub
11 6 (0.53%) PaaS
12 5 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 56 (4.96%) Firewall
2 51 (4.52%) TCP/IP
3 41 (3.63%) DNS
4 32 (2.84%) AMQP
5 27 (2.39%) Internet
6 26 (2.30%) DHCP
6 26 (2.30%) HTTP
6 26 (2.30%) LAN
6 26 (2.30%) WAN
7 22 (1.95%) VPN
8 19 (1.68%) VLAN
9 15 (1.33%) MPLS
10 13 (1.15%) Intranet
11 12 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.06%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
12 11 (0.98%) SSL
13 10 (0.89%) SNMP
13 10 (0.89%) Wireless
14 9 (0.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 380 (33.69%) SQL Server
2 104 (9.22%) MySQL
3 96 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 95 (8.42%) Relational Database
5 75 (6.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 68 (6.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 61 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (4.17%) Hadoop
9 45 (3.99%) Big Data
10 44 (3.90%) DB2
11 43 (3.81%) Power BI
12 40 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 37 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
15 32 (2.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 32 (2.84%) Oracle Database
16 27 (2.39%) QlikView
17 25 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 24 (2.13%) Apache Hive
19 21 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 86 (7.62%) Git (software)
2 85 (7.54%) Visual Studio
3 77 (6.83%) JIRA
4 64 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (5.14%) Selenium
6 46 (4.08%) JUnit
7 45 (3.99%) Maven
8 31 (2.75%) Jenkins
8 31 (2.75%) WebDriver
9 27 (2.39%) HP UFT
10 24 (2.13%) LoadRunner
11 21 (1.86%) Subversion
12 20 (1.77%) Eclipse
13 19 (1.68%) Gradle
14 18 (1.60%) SoapUI
15 17 (1.51%) JMeter
15 17 (1.51%) Toad
16 14 (1.24%) Cucumber
17 11 (0.98%) Ant
18 10 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 253 (22.43%) Finance
2 118 (10.46%) Telecoms
3 92 (8.16%) Marketing
4 66 (5.85%) Manufacturing
5 59 (5.23%) Electronics
6 43 (3.81%) Retail
7 40 (3.55%) Banking
7 40 (3.55%) Games
8 32 (2.84%) Advertising
9 20 (1.77%) Back Office
10 15 (1.33%) Publishing
11 10 (0.89%) Financial Institution
11 10 (0.89%) Front Office
12 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.35%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.27%) Automotive
14 3 (0.27%) Music Industry
15 2 (0.18%) Billing
15 2 (0.18%) Legal
15 2 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 455 (40.34%) Developer
2 177 (15.69%) Analyst
3 154 (13.65%) .NET Developer
4 124 (10.99%) C# Developer
5 108 (9.57%) Java Developer
6 101 (8.95%) Senior Developer
7 76 (6.74%) Consultant
8 74 (6.56%) SQL Developer
9 69 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 69 (6.12%) Support Engineer
10 56 (4.96%) Web Developer
11 54 (4.79%) ASP.NET Developer
12 53 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
12 53 (4.70%) Software Developer
12 53 (4.70%) SQL Analyst
13 50 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
14 49 (4.34%) Data Analyst
15 47 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
16 45 (3.99%) Support Analyst
17 43 (3.81%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (27.30%) .NET
2 283 (25.09%) HTML
3 249 (22.07%) CSS
4 163 (14.45%) ASP.NET
5 159 (14.10%) XML
6 156 (13.83%) Web Services
7 128 (11.35%) jQuery
8 114 (10.11%) AngularJS
9 113 (10.02%) .NET Framework
10 88 (7.80%) Spring
11 74 (6.56%) Ajax
12 72 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 60 (5.32%) SOAP
14 59 (5.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 58 (5.14%) RESTful
16 51 (4.52%) JSON
17 47 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
18 46 (4.08%) HTML5
18 46 (4.08%) REST
19 39 (3.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 147 (13.03%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 46 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.10%) Clustering
5 26 (2.30%) Fintech
6 22 (1.95%) Data Structures
7 20 (1.77%) Data Centre
8 19 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
9 17 (1.51%) Replication
10 16 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 15 (1.33%) User Experience
12 14 (1.24%) Cyberthreat
12 14 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
12 14 (1.24%) N-Tier
13 13 (1.15%) Client/Server
14 10 (0.89%) Management Information System
15 9 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
16 8 (0.71%) iPad
17 7 (0.62%) Driving Licence
17 7 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 208 (18.44%) Windows
2 190 (16.84%) Linux
3 107 (9.49%) Unix
4 95 (8.42%) Windows Server
5 48 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (2.30%) Android
7 21 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (1.77%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.77%) Ubuntu
9 19 (1.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.60%) CentOS
11 14 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.80%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.71%) Debian
14 7 (0.62%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.35%) AIX
16 3 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.27%) Windows 8
17 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (26.68%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (17.64%) Business Intelligence
3 184 (16.31%) MVC
4 141 (12.50%) Scrum
4 141 (12.50%) TDD
5 138 (12.23%) Web Development
6 116 (10.28%) Software Engineering
7 105 (9.31%) Test Automation
8 90 (7.98%) SDLC
9 86 (7.62%) OO
10 81 (7.18%) Data Modelling
11 75 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
11 75 (6.65%) ITIL
11 75 (6.65%) Mentoring
12 70 (6.21%) ETL
13 67 (5.94%) DevOps
14 64 (5.67%) Digital Marketing
15 60 (5.32%) Analytics
16 59 (5.23%) BDD
16 59 (5.23%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 366 (32.45%) C#
2 331 (29.34%) JavaScript
3 273 (24.20%) Java
4 143 (12.68%) T-SQL
5 130 (11.52%) Python
6 71 (6.29%) C
7 67 (5.94%) PHP
8 65 (5.76%) Bash Shell
9 62 (5.50%) PL/SQL
10 45 (3.99%) VB.NET
11 34 (3.01%) C++
11 34 (3.01%) Perl
12 30 (2.66%) VB
13 27 (2.39%) Shell Script
14 21 (1.86%) PowerShell
14 21 (1.86%) Scala
15 20 (1.77%) Ruby
16 19 (1.68%) TypeScript
17 18 (1.60%) VBA
18 13 (1.15%) R
Qualifications
1 156 (13.83%) Degree
2 47 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 32 (2.84%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.66%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 19 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (1.60%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (1.51%) ACCA
8 14 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (1.15%) CCNA
9 13 (1.15%) CIMA
9 13 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (0.98%) SC Cleared
12 8 (0.71%) Master's Degree
13 7 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.44%) MCP
14 5 (0.44%) PMI Certification
15 4 (0.35%) AAT
15 4 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.50%) QA
2 31 (2.75%) SLA
3 22 (1.95%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.06%) GAAP
5 7 (0.62%) GDPR
6 6 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.35%) ISO 22301
8 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.27%) HL7
10 1 (0.089%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.089%) GAMP
System Software
1 73 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.19%) Docker
3 32 (2.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (2.39%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.33%) KVM
7 13 (1.15%) Terminal Services
7 13 (1.15%) XenApp
8 12 (1.06%) HDFS
8 12 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
8 12 (1.06%) vSphere
8 12 (1.06%) XenServer
9 10 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (0.62%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.35%) SAP ITS
11 4 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.27%) VirtualBox
13 1 (0.089%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.089%) vCloud
13 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (2.30%) Backup Exec
1 26 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
1 26 (2.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 25 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.95%) Puppet
4 18 (1.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 18 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 18 (1.60%) vCenter Server
5 17 (1.51%) Ansible
5 17 (1.51%) ZABBIX
6 16 (1.42%) SCCM
6 16 (1.42%) WSUS
7 12 (1.06%) Nagios
8 8 (0.71%) Kubernetes
9 6 (0.53%) Terraform
10 5 (0.44%) Galera Cluster
10 5 (0.44%) Kibana
10 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.44%) OpenNebula
11 4 (0.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 266 (23.58%) Microsoft
2 152 (13.48%) Oracle
3 96 (8.51%) SAP
4 75 (6.65%) VMware
5 40 (3.55%) Cisco
6 34 (3.01%) Tableau
7 32 (2.84%) HP
8 31 (2.75%) F5
9 27 (2.39%) Symantec
10 24 (2.13%) Juniper
11 20 (1.77%) Citrix
11 20 (1.77%) IBM
12 19 (1.68%) Forcepoint
12 19 (1.68%) Veritas
13 18 (1.60%) Altiris
13 18 (1.60%) Red Hat
14 17 (1.51%) Sitecore
15 14 (1.24%) Cognos
15 14 (1.24%) Google
16 13 (1.15%) Zend