Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 3 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,196 1,222 1,535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.45% 19.33% 17.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.49% 38.94% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 976 1,047 1,355
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,375 £65,000 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 2,954 3,138 3,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.05% 49.63% 42.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2,531 2,730 3,247
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Reading 0 445 £50,000 +11.11% 64
Slough -2 156 £50,000 +17.65% 23
Maidenhead -8 152 £44,250 -1.67% 18
Bracknell -1 139 £55,000 +22.22% 20
Newbury +1 89 £40,000 +14.29% 17
Wokingham +9 40 £42,500 +18.88% 7
Windsor 0 16 £49,000 +8.89% 3
Crowthorne - 7 £22,000 -
Ascot +19 1 £55,000 +54.93%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 416 (34.78%) Microsoft
1 416 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 365 (30.52%) C#
3 315 (26.34%) .NET
4 303 (25.33%) JavaScript
5 301 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
6 257 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
7 238 (19.90%) Java
8 224 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 220 (18.39%) HTML
10 205 (17.14%) CSS
11 203 (16.97%) T-SQL
12 198 (16.56%) ASP.NET
13 186 (15.55%) Degree
14 178 (14.88%) Windows
15 177 (14.80%) Finance
16 176 (14.72%) Linux
17 171 (14.30%) MVC
18 166 (13.88%) Oracle
19 164 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 159 (13.29%) Python
21 151 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
22 141 (11.79%) Software Engineering
23 139 (11.62%) Web Services
24 136 (11.37%) Scrum
25 135 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 129 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
27 127 (10.62%) Power BI
28 122 (10.20%) Analytics
28 122 (10.20%) Data Warehouse

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
1 103 (8.61%) IIS
2 62 (5.18%) Apache
3 55 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 48 (4.01%) Apache Spark
5 39 (3.26%) SAS
6 33 (2.76%) SharePoint
7 27 (2.26%) CMS
8 23 (1.92%) Confluence
8 23 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (1.84%) Umbraco
10 19 (1.59%) MS Exchange
11 17 (1.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 17 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 11 (0.92%) Anypoint
12 11 (0.92%) Mule
12 11 (0.92%) Mule ESB
13 9 (0.75%) nginx
14 8 (0.67%) Apache Pig
15 7 (0.59%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 56 (4.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 49 (4.10%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.59%) SPSS
4 1 (0.084%) InVision
4 1 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.084%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 35 (2.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 31 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
3 28 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 25 (2.09%) Oracle 11i
5 17 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 16 (1.34%) Oracle Financials
7 15 (1.25%) Oracle Payroll
8 13 (1.09%) Oracle Receivables
9 12 (1.00%) Oracle Assets
9 12 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
9 12 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.75%) NetSuite
10 9 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
10 9 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
11 7 (0.59%) Oracle iProcurement
12 6 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
12 6 (0.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 5 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
13 5 (0.42%) Sage 200
14 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 224 (18.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 121 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
3 70 (5.85%) Office 365
4 33 (2.76%) Amazon EC2
5 32 (2.68%) Serverless
6 26 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
6 26 (2.17%) SaaS
7 25 (2.09%) Amazon EMR
7 25 (2.09%) Amazon S3
7 25 (2.09%) GitHub
8 22 (1.84%) Amazon Kinesis
9 21 (1.76%) Amazon SQS
10 19 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
11 18 (1.51%) Dynamics 365
11 18 (1.51%) PaaS
12 16 (1.34%) Azure Data Factory
13 15 (1.25%) IaaS
14 10 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
15 9 (0.75%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 40 (3.34%) Firewall
2 21 (1.76%) Network Security
3 19 (1.59%) DNS
4 13 (1.09%) Intranet
4 13 (1.09%) VPN
5 12 (1.00%) SAN
5 12 (1.00%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.84%) HTTP
6 10 (0.84%) WAN
6 10 (0.84%) Wireless
7 9 (0.75%) Internet
7 9 (0.75%) LAN
8 8 (0.67%) VoIP
9 7 (0.59%) Broadband
10 6 (0.50%) NAS
10 6 (0.50%) SNMP
10 6 (0.50%) SSL
11 5 (0.42%) PPP
12 4 (0.33%) Skype
12 4 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 164 (13.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 135 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 127 (10.62%) Power BI
5 122 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
6 104 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 98 (8.19%) Relational Database
8 96 (8.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 87 (7.27%) Big Data
9 87 (7.27%) MySQL
10 81 (6.77%) NoSQL
11 58 (4.85%) Hadoop
12 44 (3.68%) Oracle Database
13 43 (3.60%) RDBMS
14 41 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
15 39 (3.26%) Apache Hive
15 39 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
16 35 (2.93%) SAP HANA
17 33 (2.76%) Text Mining
18 30 (2.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 112 (9.36%) Git (software)
2 94 (7.86%) Visual Studio
3 61 (5.10%) Jenkins
4 50 (4.18%) Eclipse
4 50 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (3.43%) JIRA
6 36 (3.01%) Subversion
7 29 (2.42%) Maven
8 22 (1.84%) Selenium
9 20 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 17 (1.42%) JUnit
10 17 (1.42%) Sonatype Nexus
11 13 (1.09%) IntelliJ
11 13 (1.09%) Mockito
12 12 (1.00%) NUnit
13 9 (0.75%) Bitbucket
13 9 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 9 (0.75%) WebDriver
14 8 (0.67%) Grunt
General
1 177 (14.80%) Finance
2 76 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 68 (5.69%) Retail
4 56 (4.68%) Marketing
5 46 (3.85%) Advertising
6 23 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 18 (1.51%) Automotive
8 16 (1.34%) Banking
9 15 (1.25%) Electronics
10 12 (1.00%) Games
11 8 (0.67%) German Language
12 4 (0.33%) Legal
12 4 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.17%) Back Office
13 2 (0.17%) Military
14 1 (0.084%) Billing
14 1 (0.084%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.084%) Italian Language
14 1 (0.084%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.084%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 501 (41.89%) Developer
2 146 (12.21%) Analyst
3 103 (8.61%) C# Developer
4 92 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 84 (7.02%) Java Developer
6 77 (6.44%) DBA
7 74 (6.19%) SQL DBA
8 73 (6.10%) Software Developer
9 70 (5.85%) SQL Developer
10 69 (5.77%) Senior Developer
11 68 (5.69%) Software Engineer
12 60 (5.02%) Consultant
13 52 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 50 (4.18%) Architect
14 50 (4.18%) C# .NET Developer
15 43 (3.60%) C++ Software Engineer
16 42 (3.51%) Lead Developer
17 41 (3.43%) Administrator
17 41 (3.43%) Graduate
18 40 (3.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 315 (26.34%) .NET
2 220 (18.39%) HTML
3 205 (17.14%) CSS
4 198 (16.56%) ASP.NET
5 139 (11.62%) Web Services
6 111 (9.28%) AngularJS
7 107 (8.95%) jQuery
8 104 (8.70%) XML
9 98 (8.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 79 (6.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 74 (6.19%) .NET Framework
12 71 (5.94%) Spring
13 68 (5.69%) REST
13 68 (5.69%) RESTful
14 67 (5.60%) HTML5
15 53 (4.43%) Node.js
16 44 (3.68%) STL
17 43 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 43 (3.60%) React
17 43 (3.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 129 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 53 (4.43%) Computer Science
4 50 (4.18%) Algorithms
5 37 (3.09%) Fintech
6 36 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 33 (2.76%) Social Network
8 31 (2.59%) Private Cloud
9 28 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
10 27 (2.26%) Management Information System
11 17 (1.42%) Driving Licence
12 16 (1.34%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.34%) Social Media
12 16 (1.34%) User Experience
13 13 (1.09%) Clustering
13 13 (1.09%) Data Centre
14 12 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (0.84%) NHS
16 9 (0.75%) Replication
17 8 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 178 (14.88%) Windows
2 176 (14.72%) Linux
3 78 (6.52%) Windows Server
4 60 (5.02%) Unix
5 36 (3.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.01%) Apple iOS
7 23 (1.92%) Android
8 15 (1.25%) CentOS
9 13 (1.09%) Windows 10
9 13 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (0.67%) Windows 7
10 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.42%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.42%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 4 (0.33%) VMS
14 2 (0.17%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.084%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 301 (25.17%) Agile Software Development
2 257 (21.49%) Business Intelligence
3 171 (14.30%) MVC
4 151 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
5 141 (11.79%) Software Engineering
6 136 (11.37%) Scrum
7 122 (10.20%) Analytics
8 120 (10.03%) TDD
9 111 (9.28%) SDLC
10 105 (8.78%) ETL
11 96 (8.03%) Data Modelling
12 86 (7.19%) Visualisation
13 78 (6.52%) CRM
13 78 (6.52%) OO
14 74 (6.19%) DevOps
15 72 (6.02%) Mathematics
15 72 (6.02%) Test Automation
16 71 (5.94%) Project Management
17 67 (5.60%) Data Visualisation
17 67 (5.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 365 (30.52%) C#
2 303 (25.33%) JavaScript
3 238 (19.90%) Java
4 203 (16.97%) T-SQL
5 159 (13.29%) Python
6 91 (7.61%) C
7 87 (7.27%) PL/SQL
8 61 (5.10%) C++
9 54 (4.52%) R
10 47 (3.93%) PHP
11 44 (3.68%) PowerShell
11 44 (3.68%) Shell Script
12 36 (3.01%) Bash Shell
12 36 (3.01%) Java 8
13 34 (2.84%) TypeScript
14 27 (2.26%) Scala
15 22 (1.84%) VBA
16 13 (1.09%) Ruby
17 12 (1.00%) Perl
18 9 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 186 (15.55%) Degree
2 42 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (3.01%) Security Cleared
5 28 (2.34%) MCSA
6 25 (2.09%) MCSE
7 10 (0.84%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 9 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.67%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.42%) Analytics IQ
11 4 (0.33%) MCP
12 3 (0.25%) ISEB
13 2 (0.17%) AAT
13 2 (0.17%) ACCA
13 2 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.084%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.084%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 1 (0.084%) MCTS
14 1 (0.084%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.93%) QA
2 32 (2.68%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.84%) SLA
4 8 (0.67%) GDPR
5 6 (0.50%) WAI
6 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.25%) PMO
8 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.084%) HL7
9 1 (0.084%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 114 (9.53%) Active Directory
2 47 (3.93%) Docker
3 39 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.67%) HDFS
7 7 (0.59%) Xen
8 6 (0.50%) Varnish
9 4 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.33%) KVM
9 4 (0.33%) Terminal Server
9 4 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.33%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.33%) XenServer
10 3 (0.25%) iptables
10 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.25%) VirtualBox
11 2 (0.17%) XenApp
11 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 51 (4.26%) Ansible
2 36 (3.01%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (2.84%) Hadoop YARN
4 32 (2.68%) SCCM
5 29 (2.42%) Puppet
6 19 (1.59%) Terraform
7 17 (1.42%) Kubernetes
8 13 (1.09%) Nagios
9 11 (0.92%) CloudHub
9 11 (0.92%) Kibana
10 9 (0.75%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (0.75%) SCOM
11 6 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.42%) Grafana
13 4 (0.33%) Data Guard
13 4 (0.33%) Icinga
13 4 (0.33%) Mesos
13 4 (0.33%) Rancher
13 4 (0.33%) Rundeck
13 4 (0.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 416 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 166 (13.88%) Oracle
3 69 (5.77%) Tableau
4 60 (5.02%) SAP
5 57 (4.77%) VMware
6 47 (3.93%) Red Hat
7 24 (2.01%) Salesforce.com
8 23 (1.92%) ServiceNow
9 20 (1.67%) BMC
10 17 (1.42%) Google
10 17 (1.42%) Sitecore
11 16 (1.34%) Citrix
12 13 (1.09%) Cloudera
12 13 (1.09%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.09%) Sage
13 12 (1.00%) Atlassian
13 12 (1.00%) Cisco
13 12 (1.00%) Teradata
14 11 (0.92%) Ab Initio
15 10 (0.84%) Informatica