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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 554 786 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.75% 17.59% 17.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.29% 41.65% 45.39%
Number of salaries quoted 461 720 767
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 1570 1887 1985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 47.46% 42.23% 38.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1335 1701 1618
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 234 £45,000 - 18
Slough -3 77 £45,000 - 10
Maidenhead -4 45 £45,000 - 10
Bracknell +1 40 £42,500 -3.40% 8
Wokingham +6 23 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Newbury -12 23 £46,250 +32.14% 5
Hungerford +1 11 £29,000 +23.40% 2
Thatcham - 8 £52,500 -
Windsor -8 7 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Ascot - 1 £45,000 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 360 (31.39%) SQL Server
2 327 (28.51%) Microsoft
3 313 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
4 303 (26.42%) .NET
4 303 (26.42%) C#
5 289 (25.20%) JavaScript
6 283 (24.67%) Java
7 264 (23.02%) HTML
8 261 (22.76%) Finance
9 257 (22.41%) Oracle
10 216 (18.83%) Windows
11 210 (18.31%) Linux
12 208 (18.13%) CSS
13 187 (16.30%) XML
13 187 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
14 174 (15.17%) T-SQL
15 168 (14.65%) Software Engineering
16 162 (14.12%) Degree
17 160 (13.95%) ASP.NET
18 154 (13.43%) MVC
19 137 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
20 135 (11.77%) Scrum
21 121 (10.55%) AngularJS
22 120 (10.46%) .NET Framework
23 117 (10.20%) Web Services
24 116 (10.11%) OO
25 114 (9.94%) Python
25 114 (9.94%) Web Development
26 113 (9.85%) Unix
27 109 (9.50%) ETL

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 52 (4.53%) Apache
1 52 (4.53%) Tomcat
2 51 (4.45%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (4.10%) IIS
4 38 (3.31%) CMS
5 33 (2.88%) MS Exchange
6 28 (2.44%) WebLogic
7 27 (2.35%) WebSphere
8 23 (2.01%) SharePoint
9 21 (1.83%) SAS
10 19 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 17 (1.48%) Oracle Workflow
12 14 (1.22%) Umbraco
12 14 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
13 12 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.96%) EPiServer
14 11 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
15 10 (0.87%) JBoss
15 10 (0.87%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 72 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 52 (4.53%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
4 15 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.52%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.26%) PaintShop Pro
8 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.087%) SPSS
8 1 (0.087%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 31 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 30 (2.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 23 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
4 18 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
7 9 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
7 9 (0.78%) NetSuite
8 8 (0.70%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (0.70%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.70%) SAP CO
8 8 (0.70%) SAP FI
8 8 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
8 8 (0.70%) SAP FSCM
8 8 (0.70%) SAP MM
8 8 (0.70%) SAP PS
8 8 (0.70%) SAP SD
9 7 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
10 6 (0.52%) Eloqua
11 5 (0.44%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 91 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 74 (6.45%) SaaS
3 62 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.53%) Office 365
5 11 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
6 9 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.78%) Force.com
7 7 (0.61%) IaaS
8 5 (0.44%) GitHub
8 5 (0.44%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 5 (0.44%) Responsys
8 5 (0.44%) Taleo
9 4 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.35%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 4 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
10 3 (0.26%) PaaS
11 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 81 (7.06%) TCP/IP
2 53 (4.62%) DNS
2 53 (4.62%) Firewall
3 45 (3.92%) HTTP
4 33 (2.88%) Internet
5 31 (2.70%) DHCP
6 28 (2.44%) LAN
6 28 (2.44%) WAN
7 13 (1.13%) SSL
7 13 (1.13%) VLAN
8 11 (0.96%) AMQP
8 11 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (0.96%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (0.96%) MPLS
8 11 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
8 11 (0.96%) VPN
9 8 (0.70%) Intranet
10 7 (0.61%) SAN
10 7 (0.61%) Skype
10 7 (0.61%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 360 (31.39%) SQL Server
2 101 (8.81%) Relational Database
3 95 (8.28%) NoSQL
4 88 (7.67%) MySQL
4 88 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 83 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 71 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
7 58 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 57 (4.97%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (4.36%) Oracle Database
9 50 (4.36%) Oracle Reports
10 49 (4.27%) Big Data
11 45 (3.92%) DB2
12 40 (3.49%) Hadoop
13 39 (3.40%) BusinessObjects
14 37 (3.23%) QlikView
15 36 (3.14%) MongoDB
16 34 (2.96%) Power BI
17 30 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 82 (7.15%) Git (software)
2 80 (6.97%) Visual Studio
3 77 (6.71%) Selenium
4 62 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (5.32%) JIRA
6 51 (4.45%) WebDriver
7 39 (3.40%) JMeter
8 37 (3.23%) Subversion
9 36 (3.14%) Maven
10 33 (2.88%) Jenkins
11 29 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
12 26 (2.27%) Gatling
13 20 (1.74%) TeamCity
14 18 (1.57%) JUnit
15 16 (1.39%) Ant
15 16 (1.39%) NuGet
16 14 (1.22%) Cucumber
16 14 (1.22%) HP UFT
17 13 (1.13%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
18 12 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 261 (22.76%) Finance
2 82 (7.15%) Telecoms
3 67 (5.84%) Marketing
4 48 (4.18%) Banking
5 46 (4.01%) Manufacturing
6 35 (3.05%) Retail
7 31 (2.70%) Electronics
8 29 (2.53%) Financial Institution
9 24 (2.09%) Advertising
10 14 (1.22%) Back Office
10 14 (1.22%) Games
11 12 (1.05%) Front Office
12 8 (0.70%) French Language
13 7 (0.61%) Automotive
13 7 (0.61%) German Language
14 5 (0.44%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.35%) Digital Economy
15 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
16 3 (0.26%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 454 (39.58%) Developer
2 165 (14.39%) Analyst
3 151 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 130 (11.33%) C# Developer
5 113 (9.85%) Senior Developer
6 112 (9.76%) SQL Developer
7 101 (8.81%) Consultant
8 93 (8.11%) Java Developer
9 82 (7.15%) C# .NET Developer
10 71 (6.19%) Software Developer
11 70 (6.10%) Support Engineer
12 68 (5.93%) Software Engineer
13 52 (4.53%) Applications Support
13 52 (4.53%) Data Analyst
14 48 (4.18%) Junior
14 48 (4.18%) Linux Engineer
15 43 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (3.75%) QA Engineer
16 41 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
16 41 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (26.42%) .NET
2 264 (23.02%) HTML
3 208 (18.13%) CSS
4 187 (16.30%) XML
5 160 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 121 (10.55%) AngularJS
7 120 (10.46%) .NET Framework
8 117 (10.20%) Web Services
9 109 (9.50%) jQuery
10 107 (9.33%) Ajax
11 80 (6.97%) JSON
12 79 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 71 (6.19%) SOAP
14 65 (5.67%) Spring
15 52 (4.53%) REST
16 44 (3.84%) HTML5
17 40 (3.49%) ASP.NET Web API
18 39 (3.40%) Middleware
18 39 (3.40%) RESTful
19 34 (2.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 137 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (6.89%) Computer Science
3 43 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 31 (2.70%) Social Media
5 29 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (2.09%) Clustering
6 24 (2.09%) Management Information System
7 23 (2.01%) iPad
8 20 (1.74%) Fintech
9 19 (1.66%) User Experience
10 18 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 17 (1.48%) Data Centre
12 16 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (1.31%) Client/Server
13 15 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
14 13 (1.13%) Cyberthreat
15 11 (0.96%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.87%) Replication
17 9 (0.78%) Algorithms
17 9 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 216 (18.83%) Windows
2 210 (18.31%) Linux
3 113 (9.85%) Unix
4 103 (8.98%) Windows Server
5 40 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (2.27%) CentOS
8 21 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (1.74%) Android
9 20 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.39%) Apple iOS
10 16 (1.39%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.05%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.78%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.70%) Solaris
14 6 (0.52%) Debian
14 6 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.52%) Windows NT
15 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (27.29%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (16.30%) Business Intelligence
3 168 (14.65%) Software Engineering
4 154 (13.43%) MVC
5 135 (11.77%) Scrum
6 116 (10.11%) OO
7 114 (9.94%) Web Development
8 109 (9.50%) ETL
9 106 (9.24%) Test Automation
10 98 (8.54%) TDD
11 87 (7.59%) Data Modelling
11 87 (7.59%) SDLC
12 81 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
13 75 (6.54%) Test Scripting
14 70 (6.10%) Mentoring
15 69 (6.02%) Analytics
16 67 (5.84%) DevOps
17 51 (4.45%) Project Management
18 46 (4.01%) OOP
18 46 (4.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 303 (26.42%) C#
2 289 (25.20%) JavaScript
3 283 (24.67%) Java
4 174 (15.17%) T-SQL
5 114 (9.94%) Python
6 97 (8.46%) PL/SQL
7 70 (6.10%) Bash Shell
8 65 (5.67%) Perl
9 60 (5.23%) C++
10 56 (4.88%) VB.NET
11 52 (4.53%) C
12 38 (3.31%) PHP
13 28 (2.44%) Shell Script
14 27 (2.35%) TypeScript
15 20 (1.74%) VB
16 15 (1.31%) VBA
17 12 (1.05%) R
18 11 (0.96%) Apex Code
19 10 (0.87%) BeanShell
19 10 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 162 (14.12%) Degree
2 46 (4.01%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 21 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 20 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
6 19 (1.66%) CCNA
6 19 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.57%) CISSP
8 14 (1.22%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.22%) MCSE
9 13 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 11 (0.96%) Master's Degree
11 10 (0.87%) SC Cleared
12 9 (0.78%) CEH
13 7 (0.61%) ACCA
13 7 (0.61%) MCP
14 5 (0.44%) GCIA
14 5 (0.44%) ISEB
14 5 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.35%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.89%) QA
2 27 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.22%) SLA
4 4 (0.35%) GDPR
5 3 (0.26%) IFRS
5 3 (0.26%) IFRS 9
5 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.17%) GAAP
6 2 (0.17%) HL7
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.087%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.087%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.087%) PMO
System Software
1 92 (8.02%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.92%) KVM
5 17 (1.48%) Docker
6 16 (1.39%) XenServer
7 15 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (1.13%) XenApp
9 12 (1.05%) Terminal Services
10 11 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
12 8 (0.70%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (0.44%) vSphere
14 4 (0.35%) Samba
14 4 (0.35%) Xen
15 3 (0.26%) Varnish
16 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
17 1 (0.087%) HDFS
17 1 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 36 (3.14%) Puppet
2 27 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 22 (1.92%) SCCM
4 21 (1.83%) Ansible
5 16 (1.39%) Salt
6 14 (1.22%) WSUS
7 13 (1.13%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.70%) Grafana
10 6 (0.52%) Nagios
10 6 (0.52%) SCOM
11 5 (0.44%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 5 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.35%) Graphite
12 4 (0.35%) Kibana
12 4 (0.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (0.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.35%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 327 (28.51%) Microsoft
2 257 (22.41%) Oracle
3 76 (6.63%) VMware
4 54 (4.71%) SAP
5 41 (3.57%) Tableau
6 25 (2.18%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 22 (1.92%) Cisco
9 21 (1.83%) Citrix
10 19 (1.66%) Veeam
11 18 (1.57%) Cognos
11 18 (1.57%) HP
11 18 (1.57%) IBM
12 16 (1.39%) F5
13 13 (1.13%) DevExpress
13 13 (1.13%) McAfee
13 13 (1.13%) Sybase
13 13 (1.13%) Telerik
14 12 (1.05%) Sitecore
15 10 (0.87%) Google
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £44000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full bens package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits 7.3% Pension / Heathcare / Share S
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: salary negotiable aim high !! + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Java Source
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, great pension & corporate p
Posted: 6 days ago