Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,101 1,250 1,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.46% 19.30% 17.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 40.05% 38.83% 40.08%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1,111 1,159
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.17% +2.22%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 2,749 3,219 3,333
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.58% 49.71% 42.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,386 2,852 2,868
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £29,330 £29,000 £28,675
90th Percentile £73,625 £71,250 £68,750
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -2 359 £47,500 +5.56% 63
Maidenhead -1 176 £42,500 -5.56% 16
Slough -2 154 £51,250 +28.13% 21
Bracknell -2 132 £55,000 +14.58% 14
Newbury 0 96 £40,000 - 19
Wokingham +9 35 £50,000 +29.03% 3
Windsor -1 12 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Crowthorne - 7 £22,000 -
Ascot +27 1 £55,000 +64.18% 4
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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.

1 370 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 349 (31.70%) Microsoft
3 336 (30.52%) C#
4 304 (27.61%) .NET
5 286 (25.98%) JavaScript
6 230 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
7 215 (19.53%) HTML
7 215 (19.53%) Java
8 210 (19.07%) Oracle
9 206 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 205 (18.62%) CSS
11 204 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
12 194 (17.62%) ASP.NET
13 182 (16.53%) Degree
14 169 (15.35%) Windows
15 164 (14.90%) Linux
16 160 (14.53%) Python
17 159 (14.44%) Finance
18 155 (14.08%) MVC
19 143 (12.99%) T-SQL
20 139 (12.62%) Software Engineering
21 138 (12.53%) Web Services
22 125 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
23 116 (10.54%) TDD
23 116 (10.54%) Git (software)
23 116 (10.54%) Analytics
24 111 (10.08%) Active Directory
25 110 (9.99%) Problem-Solving
26 108 (9.81%) Scrum
27 107 (9.72%) PL/SQL

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
1 100 (9.08%) IIS
2 70 (6.36%) Apache
3 57 (5.18%) Apache Spark
4 48 (4.36%) SAS
5 43 (3.91%) Tomcat
6 32 (2.91%) SharePoint
7 25 (2.27%) Confluence
8 24 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
9 23 (2.09%) CMS
9 23 (2.09%) Oracle Workflow
10 19 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (1.54%) Umbraco
12 13 (1.18%) MS Exchange
13 11 (1.00%) Anypoint
13 11 (1.00%) Mule
13 11 (1.00%) Mule ESB
14 10 (0.91%) WebLogic
15 9 (0.82%) nginx
16 8 (0.73%) JBoss
17 7 (0.64%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 45 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (3.81%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.64%) SPSS
4 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.091%) InVision
5 1 (0.091%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.091%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 46 (4.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 37 (3.36%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (2.91%) Oracle 11i
4 24 (2.18%) Oracle Payroll
5 21 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
6 20 (1.82%) Oracle Receivables
7 19 (1.73%) Oracle Assets
7 19 (1.73%) Oracle General Ledger
7 19 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
8 13 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 12 (1.09%) Oracle HRMS
10 11 (1.00%) Oracle iProcurement
11 10 (0.91%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 9 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
12 9 (0.82%) Oracle Cash Management
12 9 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
13 7 (0.64%) NetSuite
14 5 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
14 5 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
15 3 (0.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 206 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 125 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (6.81%) Office 365
4 49 (4.45%) SaaS
5 37 (3.36%) Serverless
6 35 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
7 31 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
8 30 (2.72%) Amazon S3
9 29 (2.63%) Amazon EMR
10 27 (2.45%) Amazon Kinesis
11 26 (2.36%) IaaS
12 25 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 24 (2.18%) Amazon SQS
14 21 (1.91%) GitHub
15 18 (1.63%) PaaS
16 14 (1.27%) Google Cloud Platform
17 11 (1.00%) npm
18 8 (0.73%) Google Analytics
19 7 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
19 7 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (4.81%) Firewall
2 33 (3.00%) DNS
3 32 (2.91%) WAN
4 26 (2.36%) LAN
5 24 (2.18%) Network Security
6 16 (1.45%) TCP/IP
7 15 (1.36%) SNMP
8 12 (1.09%) DHCP
9 11 (1.00%) VPN
10 9 (0.82%) SAN
11 8 (0.73%) Internet
12 7 (0.64%) HTTP
12 7 (0.64%) Wireless
13 6 (0.54%) VoIP
14 5 (0.45%) PPP
14 5 (0.45%) SSL
15 4 (0.36%) Skype
15 4 (0.36%) VLAN
16 3 (0.27%) Broadband
16 3 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 370 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 104 (9.45%) Relational Database
3 99 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 96 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 92 (8.36%) Big Data
6 81 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
7 80 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 79 (7.18%) Power BI
9 75 (6.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 66 (5.99%) NoSQL
11 61 (5.54%) Oracle Database
12 59 (5.36%) Hadoop
13 58 (5.27%) MySQL
14 48 (4.36%) RDBMS
15 46 (4.18%) Apache Hive
16 44 (4.00%) SAP HANA
17 41 (3.72%) Text Mining
18 37 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
19 31 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
20 30 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 116 (10.54%) Git (software)
2 85 (7.72%) Visual Studio
3 49 (4.45%) Jenkins
4 44 (4.00%) JIRA
5 41 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (2.82%) Eclipse
7 27 (2.45%) Selenium
8 22 (2.00%) Maven
9 19 (1.73%) Sonatype Nexus
9 19 (1.73%) Subversion
10 16 (1.45%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (1.36%) JUnit
11 15 (1.36%) NUnit
12 13 (1.18%) IntelliJ
13 12 (1.09%) Mockito
13 12 (1.09%) WebDriver
14 10 (0.91%) ReSharper
15 8 (0.73%) Grunt
15 8 (0.73%) gulp
General
1 159 (14.44%) Finance
2 81 (7.36%) Telecoms
3 66 (5.99%) Retail
4 28 (2.54%) Marketing
5 16 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 15 (1.36%) Advertising
7 11 (1.00%) Automotive
8 10 (0.91%) German Language
9 9 (0.82%) Electronics
10 7 (0.64%) Legal
11 6 (0.54%) Banking
12 5 (0.45%) Games
13 3 (0.27%) Military
13 3 (0.27%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Back Office
14 2 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.18%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.091%) Italian Language
15 1 (0.091%) Portuguese Language
15 1 (0.091%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 440 (39.96%) Developer
2 117 (10.63%) Analyst
3 98 (8.90%) .NET Developer
4 89 (8.08%) DBA
5 80 (7.27%) C# Developer
6 79 (7.18%) Senior Developer
7 78 (7.08%) SQL DBA
8 69 (6.27%) Software Developer
9 63 (5.72%) Software Engineer
10 60 (5.45%) Architect
10 60 (5.45%) Java Developer
11 52 (4.72%) SQL Developer
12 48 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
13 47 (4.27%) Consultant
14 44 (4.00%) Support Analyst
15 43 (3.91%) C++ Software Engineer
16 42 (3.81%) Data Scientist
17 39 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
17 39 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
18 36 (3.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (27.61%) .NET
2 215 (19.53%) HTML
3 205 (18.62%) CSS
4 194 (17.62%) ASP.NET
5 138 (12.53%) Web Services
6 106 (9.63%) jQuery
7 100 (9.08%) XML
8 88 (7.99%) AngularJS
9 87 (7.90%) .NET Framework
10 84 (7.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 79 (7.18%) ASP.NET MVC
12 71 (6.45%) REST
13 69 (6.27%) Spring
14 63 (5.72%) SOAP
15 62 (5.63%) RESTful
16 54 (4.90%) HTML5
17 48 (4.36%) Kafka
18 47 (4.27%) COM
19 45 (4.09%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 45 (4.09%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 83 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 44 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (3.72%) Social Network
5 38 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 35 (3.18%) Self-Motivation
7 27 (2.45%) Fintech
8 26 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
9 25 (2.27%) Private Cloud
10 15 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 14 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.18%) Replication
13 12 (1.09%) Driving Licence
13 12 (1.09%) User Experience
14 11 (1.00%) e-Health
15 9 (0.82%) Clustering
15 9 (0.82%) Data Centre
16 8 (0.73%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.73%) Social Media
17 6 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 169 (15.35%) Windows
2 164 (14.90%) Linux
3 89 (8.08%) Windows Server
4 72 (6.54%) Unix
5 36 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (1.91%) CentOS
7 18 (1.63%) Android
8 17 (1.54%) Apple iOS
9 10 (0.91%) Windows 10
10 8 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.54%) VMS
11 6 (0.54%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.27%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.18%) AIX
16 1 (0.091%) HPUX
16 1 (0.091%) OpenVMS
16 1 (0.091%) Solaris
16 1 (0.091%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (20.89%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (18.53%) Business Intelligence
3 155 (14.08%) MVC
4 139 (12.62%) Software Engineering
5 116 (10.54%) Analytics
5 116 (10.54%) TDD
6 110 (9.99%) Problem-Solving
7 108 (9.81%) Scrum
8 105 (9.54%) Data Modelling
9 102 (9.26%) SDLC
10 88 (7.99%) Project Management
11 86 (7.81%) DevOps
12 81 (7.36%) ETL
13 76 (6.90%) Mathematics
14 72 (6.54%) OO
14 72 (6.54%) Visualisation
15 71 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
16 70 (6.36%) Test Automation
17 68 (6.18%) Statistics
18 67 (6.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 336 (30.52%) C#
2 286 (25.98%) JavaScript
3 215 (19.53%) Java
4 160 (14.53%) Python
5 143 (12.99%) T-SQL
6 107 (9.72%) PL/SQL
7 84 (7.63%) C
8 62 (5.63%) C++
9 58 (5.27%) R
10 53 (4.81%) PHP
11 52 (4.72%) Shell Script
12 41 (3.72%) PowerShell
13 37 (3.36%) Scala
14 31 (2.82%) Bash Shell
15 26 (2.36%) Java 8
16 25 (2.27%) TypeScript
17 17 (1.54%) Perl
18 15 (1.36%) Ruby
19 7 (0.64%) VB.NET
19 7 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 182 (16.53%) Degree
2 50 (4.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (3.45%) MCSA
5 37 (3.36%) Security Cleared
6 28 (2.54%) MCSE
7 14 (1.27%) Master's Degree
8 12 (1.09%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.73%) SC Cleared
10 6 (0.54%) MCITP
10 6 (0.54%) MCTS
10 6 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
11 5 (0.45%) Analytics IQ
11 5 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.36%) ISEB
12 4 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
14 2 (0.18%) AAT
14 2 (0.18%) ACCA
14 2 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (4.81%) QA
2 23 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 16 (1.45%) GDPR
4 11 (1.00%) PMO
5 9 (0.82%) SLA
6 8 (0.73%) GAMP
7 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.091%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.091%) HL7
9 1 (0.091%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.091%) WAI
System Software
1 111 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 46 (4.18%) Hyper-V
3 43 (3.91%) Docker
4 38 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.54%) HDFS
7 6 (0.54%) Varnish
8 5 (0.45%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.36%) Apache Flume
9 4 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.36%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.36%) Xen
10 3 (0.27%) iptables
10 3 (0.27%) XenApp
10 3 (0.27%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.091%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.091%) KVM
12 1 (0.091%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 42 (3.81%) Hadoop YARN
2 36 (3.27%) Ansible
3 33 (3.00%) SCCM
4 24 (2.18%) Puppet
5 23 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (2.09%) Terraform
6 18 (1.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 18 (1.63%) SCOM
7 16 (1.45%) Kubernetes
8 13 (1.18%) Nagios
9 11 (1.00%) CloudHub
10 9 (0.82%) Kibana
11 8 (0.73%) Data Guard
12 7 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
13 5 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
13 5 (0.45%) Grafana
14 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Clustering
14 4 (0.36%) Rancher
14 4 (0.36%) Rundeck
14 4 (0.36%) Salt
Vendors
1 349 (31.70%) Microsoft
2 210 (19.07%) Oracle
3 65 (5.90%) Tableau
4 64 (5.81%) SAP
5 54 (4.90%) VMware
6 45 (4.09%) Red Hat
7 31 (2.82%) ServiceNow
8 21 (1.91%) Google
8 21 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (1.73%) Sitecore
10 18 (1.63%) Citrix
10 18 (1.63%) Riverbed
11 17 (1.54%) BMC
12 13 (1.18%) MuleSoft
13 12 (1.09%) Ab Initio
13 12 (1.09%) Teradata
14 10 (0.91%) Cloudera
15 9 (0.82%) Cisco
16 8 (0.73%) Informatica
16 8 (0.73%) Sage