Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1152 1576 1693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.10% 17.55% 16.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 37.21% 41.10% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1444 1511
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +1.23%

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 3096 3835 3937
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 48.64% 42.72% 38.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2634 3427 3264
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.06% +10.59%
10th Percentile £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +1 444 £47,500 +5.56% 31
Slough -1 158 £45,000 -5.26% 8
Bracknell -1 92 £45,000 +4.65% 7
Newbury -1 91 £31,000 -11.43% 9
Maidenhead 0 87 £45,000 - 6
Wokingham +1 40 £40,000 -20.00%
Hungerford -1 23 £35,000 +48.94% 1
Windsor -7 17 £50,000 +40.85% 1
Thatcham +10 9 £52,500 +40.00%
Ascot - 2 £41,250 -
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 358 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 328 (28.47%) C#
3 314 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
4 305 (26.48%) Microsoft
5 302 (26.22%) JavaScript
6 297 (25.78%) Java
7 296 (25.69%) .NET
8 282 (24.48%) Finance
9 269 (23.35%) HTML
10 224 (19.44%) CSS
11 220 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
12 214 (18.58%) Windows
13 210 (18.23%) Oracle
14 193 (16.75%) Linux
15 187 (16.23%) XML
16 164 (14.24%) Scrum
16 164 (14.24%) MVC
17 158 (13.72%) Software Engineering
18 156 (13.54%) Degree
19 154 (13.37%) T-SQL
20 151 (13.11%) ASP.NET
21 139 (12.07%) TDD
22 138 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
23 136 (11.81%) Web Services
24 129 (11.20%) .NET Framework
25 121 (10.50%) Web Development
25 121 (10.50%) AngularJS
26 118 (10.24%) jQuery
27 112 (9.72%) Telecoms
28 107 (9.29%) OO

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 60 (5.21%) IIS
2 55 (4.77%) Tomcat
3 54 (4.69%) Apache
4 36 (3.13%) MS Exchange
5 34 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (2.43%) CMS
7 23 (2.00%) SAS
8 20 (1.74%) SharePoint
8 20 (1.74%) WebLogic
9 19 (1.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 15 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
11 14 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 13 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (0.95%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
14 9 (0.78%) Skype for Business
15 8 (0.69%) EPiServer
15 8 (0.69%) Sitefinity
16 7 (0.61%) JBoss
Applications
1 71 (6.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (1.30%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.43%) EngageOne
7 3 (0.26%) PaintShop Pro
8 2 (0.17%) SPSS
9 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.087%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 18 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 18 (1.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (1.22%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
4 11 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.87%) Oracle 11i
6 9 (0.78%) SAP ERP
6 9 (0.78%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (0.69%) SAP CO
7 8 (0.69%) SAP FI
7 8 (0.69%) SAP FI/CO
7 8 (0.69%) SAP FSCM
7 8 (0.69%) SAP MM
7 8 (0.69%) SAP PS
7 8 (0.69%) SAP SD
8 7 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (0.52%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
10 5 (0.43%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 88 (7.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (4.77%) SaaS
4 30 (2.60%) Office 365
5 28 (2.43%) Amazon SQS
6 13 (1.13%) Force.com
7 12 (1.04%) IaaS
8 8 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.52%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 6 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.52%) PaaS
10 5 (0.43%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (0.43%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.35%) Azure Machine Learning
12 3 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.17%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.17%) G Suite
13 2 (0.17%) GitHub
14 1 (0.087%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.21%) TCP/IP
2 48 (4.17%) DNS
2 48 (4.17%) Firewall
3 35 (3.04%) Internet
4 31 (2.69%) HTTP
5 29 (2.52%) DHCP
6 28 (2.43%) AMQP
7 25 (2.17%) LAN
7 25 (2.17%) WAN
8 20 (1.74%) VLAN
9 15 (1.30%) VPN
10 14 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
10 14 (1.22%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (1.22%) MPLS
10 14 (1.22%) Remote Desktop
11 12 (1.04%) Intranet
12 9 (0.78%) SAN
13 8 (0.69%) SSL
14 7 (0.61%) SMTP
15 6 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 358 (31.08%) SQL Server
2 93 (8.07%) MySQL
2 93 (8.07%) NoSQL
3 86 (7.47%) Relational Database
4 79 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 76 (6.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
7 47 (4.08%) DB2
7 47 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 46 (3.99%) Big Data
9 44 (3.82%) Hadoop
10 43 (3.73%) Oracle Reports
11 42 (3.65%) Power BI
12 41 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
13 37 (3.21%) QlikView
14 34 (2.95%) Oracle Database
15 33 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
15 33 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
16 29 (2.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 29 (2.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 85 (7.38%) Visual Studio
2 74 (6.42%) Git (software)
2 74 (6.42%) JIRA
3 67 (5.82%) Selenium
3 67 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 48 (4.17%) Maven
5 46 (3.99%) WebDriver
6 42 (3.65%) JUnit
7 31 (2.69%) Subversion
8 29 (2.52%) JMeter
9 28 (2.43%) Jenkins
10 27 (2.34%) HP UFT
11 24 (2.08%) LoadRunner
12 21 (1.82%) Gradle
12 21 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
13 20 (1.74%) Eclipse
14 18 (1.56%) Gatling
15 17 (1.48%) Toad
16 15 (1.30%) Cucumber
16 15 (1.30%) NuGet
General
1 282 (24.48%) Finance
2 112 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 92 (7.99%) Marketing
4 72 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 61 (5.30%) Electronics
6 46 (3.99%) Banking
7 33 (2.86%) Advertising
8 31 (2.69%) Retail
9 26 (2.26%) Games
10 20 (1.74%) Back Office
11 18 (1.56%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.13%) Publishing
13 12 (1.04%) Front Office
14 4 (0.35%) Digital Economy
15 3 (0.26%) Legal
15 3 (0.26%) Music Industry
16 2 (0.17%) Automotive
16 2 (0.17%) French Language
16 2 (0.17%) Military
16 2 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 442 (38.37%) Developer
2 189 (16.41%) Analyst
3 153 (13.28%) .NET Developer
4 116 (10.07%) C# Developer
5 112 (9.72%) Java Developer
5 112 (9.72%) Senior Developer
6 94 (8.16%) Consultant
7 84 (7.29%) SQL Developer
8 70 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
9 65 (5.64%) Support Engineer
10 57 (4.95%) Software Engineer
11 56 (4.86%) Software Developer
12 55 (4.77%) Data Analyst
13 54 (4.69%) SQL Analyst
14 53 (4.60%) ASP.NET Developer
15 51 (4.43%) Senior Java Developer
16 49 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
17 47 (4.08%) Web Developer
18 46 (3.99%) Support Analyst
19 45 (3.91%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (25.69%) .NET
2 269 (23.35%) HTML
3 224 (19.44%) CSS
4 187 (16.23%) XML
5 151 (13.11%) ASP.NET
6 136 (11.81%) Web Services
7 129 (11.20%) .NET Framework
8 121 (10.50%) AngularJS
9 118 (10.24%) jQuery
10 90 (7.81%) Ajax
11 80 (6.94%) Spring
12 77 (6.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 77 (6.68%) SOAP
13 62 (5.38%) JSON
14 49 (4.25%) REST
14 49 (4.25%) RESTful
15 48 (4.17%) HTML5
16 47 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
18 43 (3.73%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 138 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (7.20%) Computer Science
3 43 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (3.04%) Clustering
5 27 (2.34%) Mobile App
6 23 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 22 (1.91%) Hybrid Cloud
8 21 (1.82%) User Experience
9 18 (1.56%) Fintech
9 18 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (1.48%) iPad
10 17 (1.48%) Management Information System
10 17 (1.48%) Social Media
11 16 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
12 15 (1.30%) Data Centre
12 15 (1.30%) Replication
13 14 (1.22%) Client/Server
14 12 (1.04%) N-Tier
15 11 (0.95%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 214 (18.58%) Windows
2 193 (16.75%) Linux
3 103 (8.94%) Windows Server
4 101 (8.77%) Unix
5 44 (3.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (1.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (1.39%) Android
9 15 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 15 (1.30%) Ubuntu
10 12 (1.04%) CentOS
11 11 (0.95%) Windows 7
12 9 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.78%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.52%) Windows 8
14 4 (0.35%) AIX
15 3 (0.26%) Debian
15 3 (0.26%) Solaris
16 2 (0.17%) HPUX
16 2 (0.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (27.26%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (19.10%) Business Intelligence
3 164 (14.24%) MVC
3 164 (14.24%) Scrum
4 158 (13.72%) Software Engineering
5 139 (12.07%) TDD
6 121 (10.50%) Web Development
7 107 (9.29%) OO
8 105 (9.11%) Test Automation
9 102 (8.85%) Data Modelling
10 97 (8.42%) ETL
11 93 (8.07%) SDLC
12 80 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
13 71 (6.16%) Mentoring
14 68 (5.90%) DevOps
15 65 (5.64%) ITIL
16 64 (5.56%) Analytics
16 64 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
17 62 (5.38%) Test Scripting
18 61 (5.30%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 328 (28.47%) C#
2 302 (26.22%) JavaScript
3 297 (25.78%) Java
4 154 (13.37%) T-SQL
5 105 (9.11%) Python
6 86 (7.47%) PL/SQL
7 65 (5.64%) C
8 54 (4.69%) PHP
9 53 (4.60%) Perl
10 48 (4.17%) C++
11 42 (3.65%) VB.NET
12 41 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 28 (2.43%) Shell Script
14 24 (2.08%) TypeScript
15 22 (1.91%) VB
16 14 (1.22%) Apex Code
16 14 (1.22%) VBA
17 13 (1.13%) XAML
18 12 (1.04%) BeanShell
19 11 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 156 (13.54%) Degree
2 42 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.04%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.78%) ISTQB
5 19 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.30%) CCNA
6 15 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 12 (1.04%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.95%) ACCA
10 10 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (0.69%) CIMA
11 8 (0.69%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (0.52%) MCSE
13 5 (0.43%) CISSP
13 5 (0.43%) MCP
14 4 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
15 3 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (6.16%) QA
2 29 (2.52%) SLA
3 21 (1.82%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.69%) GDPR
5 7 (0.61%) GAAP
6 5 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.35%) ISO 22301
7 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.17%) HL7
9 1 (0.087%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.087%) PMO
System Software
1 84 (7.29%) Active Directory
2 36 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (2.69%) Docker
4 27 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.74%) KVM
6 17 (1.48%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (1.39%) XenApp
8 15 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 15 (1.30%) XenServer
9 14 (1.22%) VMware Workstation
10 8 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
10 8 (0.69%) vSphere
11 7 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
12 6 (0.52%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.26%) HDFS
14 2 (0.17%) Apache Flume
15 1 (0.087%) Time Sharing Option
15 1 (0.087%) vCloud
15 1 (0.087%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (2.17%) Backup Exec
2 24 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
2 24 (2.08%) SCCM
3 22 (1.91%) Puppet
4 21 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (1.74%) WSUS
6 19 (1.65%) ZABBIX
7 18 (1.56%) Ansible
8 11 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (0.78%) Salt
10 8 (0.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 8 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 8 (0.69%) vCenter Server
11 5 (0.43%) Kibana
11 5 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
11 5 (0.43%) Nagios
12 4 (0.35%) SCOM
13 3 (0.26%) Icinga
13 3 (0.26%) Opsview
13 3 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 305 (26.48%) Microsoft
2 210 (18.23%) Oracle
3 99 (8.59%) SAP
4 75 (6.51%) VMware
5 42 (3.65%) Tableau
6 33 (2.86%) HP
7 26 (2.26%) Cisco
8 23 (2.00%) F5
9 22 (1.91%) Citrix
9 22 (1.91%) Cognos
9 22 (1.91%) IBM
10 17 (1.48%) Veeam
11 15 (1.30%) McAfee
11 15 (1.30%) Sitecore
11 15 (1.30%) Xamarin
12 14 (1.22%) Red Hat
13 12 (1.04%) Juniper
13 12 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.04%) Sybase
13 12 (1.04%) Symantec