Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 4 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1214 1523 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.47% 17.59% 17.60%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.91% 41.16% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1041 1343 1747
Berkshire median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 3120 3700 4551
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.04% 42.74% 41.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2714 3224 3897
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,650
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 19 November 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 19 November 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 +3 440 £45,000 - 31
Slough 0 177 £42,500 -10.53% 9
Bracknell +1 127 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Newbury -4 123 £36,250 -9.38% 5
Maidenhead +1 95 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Wokingham -6 34 £36,500 -30.48% 1
Hungerford +5 24 £35,000 +21.74%
Windsor +10 10 £50,000 +53.85%
Ascot -30 4 £35,500 -11.25%
Thatcham 0 1 £50,000 +17.65%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 440 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 398 (32.78%) C#
3 355 (29.24%) JavaScript
4 342 (28.17%) .NET
5 318 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
6 315 (25.95%) HTML
7 283 (23.31%) Microsoft
8 281 (23.15%) CSS
9 266 (21.91%) Java
10 255 (21.00%) Finance
11 234 (19.28%) Windows
12 213 (17.55%) MVC
13 203 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
14 202 (16.64%) Degree
15 193 (15.90%) Linux
16 178 (14.66%) Web Services
17 177 (14.58%) ASP.NET
18 169 (13.92%) XML
19 159 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
20 158 (13.01%) Python
21 154 (12.69%) T-SQL
22 153 (12.60%) Web Development
23 148 (12.19%) Oracle
24 141 (11.61%) TDD
25 139 (11.45%) jQuery
26 130 (10.71%) Scrum
27 122 (10.05%) Windows Server
28 121 (9.97%) Telecoms
29 119 (9.80%) MySQL
29 119 (9.80%) AngularJS

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 87 (7.17%) IIS
2 59 (4.86%) Apache
3 52 (4.28%) MS Exchange
4 45 (3.71%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (2.80%) SAS
7 31 (2.55%) SharePoint
8 28 (2.31%) CMS
9 26 (2.14%) Apache Spark
10 23 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
10 23 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
11 19 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
12 16 (1.32%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.91%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.91%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.74%) WebSphere
15 8 (0.66%) Apache Pig
16 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 73 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (1.65%) Spreadsheet
4 16 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 10 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.33%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.082%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.24%) SAP S/4HANA
3 14 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 14 (1.15%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (0.74%) SAP ERP
5 8 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.66%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.41%) Unica
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.25%) SessionCam
8 2 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
8 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.16%) Summit
9 1 (0.082%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
9 1 (0.082%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 115 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 111 (9.14%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (4.04%) SaaS
4 32 (2.64%) Amazon SQS
5 30 (2.47%) Office 365
6 16 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (1.07%) IaaS
8 12 (0.99%) FinancialForce
9 11 (0.91%) Dynamics 365
10 9 (0.74%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.74%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.74%) Route 53
11 8 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (0.49%) GitHub
13 5 (0.41%) Force.com
13 5 (0.41%) PaaS
14 4 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
14 4 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (4.45%) Firewall
2 45 (3.71%) TCP/IP
3 33 (2.72%) DNS
4 32 (2.64%) AMQP
5 26 (2.14%) Internet
6 25 (2.06%) LAN
6 25 (2.06%) WAN
7 21 (1.73%) DHCP
7 21 (1.73%) HTTP
7 21 (1.73%) Intranet
7 21 (1.73%) VPN
8 14 (1.15%) VLAN
8 14 (1.15%) Wireless
9 13 (1.07%) Broadband
9 13 (1.07%) MPLS
10 12 (0.99%) SNMP
11 10 (0.82%) FTP
11 10 (0.82%) SSL
12 9 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (0.74%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (36.24%) SQL Server
2 119 (9.80%) MySQL
3 108 (8.90%) NoSQL
4 87 (7.17%) Relational Database
5 84 (6.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 74 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 56 (4.61%) Data Warehouse
8 45 (3.71%) Power BI
9 43 (3.54%) Big Data
9 43 (3.54%) Hadoop
10 40 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
11 39 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 38 (3.13%) DB2
13 34 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
14 33 (2.72%) Oracle Database
15 32 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 27 (2.22%) QlikView
16 27 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 25 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
18 24 (1.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 91 (7.50%) Visual Studio
2 90 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 75 (6.18%) JIRA
4 64 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 58 (4.78%) Selenium
6 48 (3.95%) Maven
7 47 (3.87%) JUnit
8 41 (3.38%) Jenkins
9 26 (2.14%) SoapUI
9 26 (2.14%) Subversion
10 24 (1.98%) WebDriver
11 22 (1.81%) Eclipse
11 22 (1.81%) HP UFT
12 19 (1.57%) LoadRunner
13 18 (1.48%) Gradle
13 18 (1.48%) SpecFlow
14 17 (1.40%) Toad
15 15 (1.24%) Ant
15 15 (1.24%) Cucumber
16 12 (0.99%) JMeter
General
1 255 (21.00%) Finance
2 121 (9.97%) Telecoms
3 98 (8.07%) Marketing
4 69 (5.68%) Manufacturing
5 58 (4.78%) Electronics
6 56 (4.61%) Retail
7 43 (3.54%) Banking
8 42 (3.46%) Advertising
9 38 (3.13%) Games
10 18 (1.48%) Back Office
11 15 (1.24%) Publishing
12 12 (0.99%) Billing
13 9 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.66%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.41%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.41%) Front Office
16 4 (0.33%) Digital Economy
17 2 (0.16%) Automotive
17 2 (0.16%) Legal
17 2 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 510 (42.01%) Developer
2 195 (16.06%) Analyst
3 171 (14.09%) .NET Developer
4 130 (10.71%) C# Developer
5 111 (9.14%) Java Developer
6 105 (8.65%) Senior Developer
7 74 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
7 74 (6.10%) SQL Developer
7 74 (6.10%) Support Engineer
8 68 (5.60%) Web Developer
9 67 (5.52%) Consultant
10 56 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
11 55 (4.53%) ASP.NET Developer
11 55 (4.53%) SQL Analyst
12 54 (4.45%) Applications Support
13 53 (4.37%) Data Analyst
14 52 (4.28%) Software Developer
15 51 (4.20%) Senior Java Developer
16 45 (3.71%) Support Analyst
17 42 (3.46%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (28.17%) .NET
2 315 (25.95%) HTML
3 281 (23.15%) CSS
4 178 (14.66%) Web Services
5 177 (14.58%) ASP.NET
6 169 (13.92%) XML
7 139 (11.45%) jQuery
8 119 (9.80%) AngularJS
9 115 (9.47%) .NET Framework
10 94 (7.74%) Spring
11 78 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 75 (6.18%) RESTful
13 72 (5.93%) SOAP
14 67 (5.52%) Ajax
15 63 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 52 (4.28%) REST
17 50 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 48 (3.95%) JSON
19 47 (3.87%) HTML5
19 47 (3.87%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 159 (13.10%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 50 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 38 (3.13%) Clustering
5 30 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
6 29 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 27 (2.22%) Fintech
8 23 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 21 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 17 (1.40%) N-Tier
11 16 (1.32%) Algorithms
12 15 (1.24%) Replication
13 12 (0.99%) User Experience
14 11 (0.91%) Client/Server
14 11 (0.91%) Cyberthreat
14 11 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
14 11 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
14 11 (0.91%) Management Information System
15 7 (0.58%) Life Science
15 7 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 234 (19.28%) Windows
2 193 (15.90%) Linux
3 122 (10.05%) Windows Server
4 118 (9.72%) Unix
5 54 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (2.97%) Android
6 36 (2.97%) Apple iOS
7 23 (1.89%) Ubuntu
8 19 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (1.48%) CentOS
9 18 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.91%) Debian
12 9 (0.74%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.58%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.25%) AIX
15 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (17.55%) MVC
3 203 (16.72%) Business Intelligence
4 153 (12.60%) Web Development
5 141 (11.61%) TDD
6 130 (10.71%) Scrum
7 104 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 96 (7.91%) Test Automation
9 86 (7.08%) OO
10 83 (6.84%) ITIL
10 83 (6.84%) SDLC
11 73 (6.01%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (5.93%) Mentoring
13 70 (5.77%) ETL
14 68 (5.60%) BDD
15 67 (5.52%) DevOps
16 66 (5.44%) Unit Testing
17 65 (5.35%) Data Modelling
17 65 (5.35%) High Availability
18 64 (5.27%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 398 (32.78%) C#
2 355 (29.24%) JavaScript
3 266 (21.91%) Java
4 158 (13.01%) Python
5 154 (12.69%) T-SQL
6 77 (6.34%) PHP
7 69 (5.68%) Bash Shell
8 65 (5.35%) C
9 55 (4.53%) PL/SQL
10 45 (3.71%) VB.NET
11 33 (2.72%) Perl
11 33 (2.72%) PowerShell
12 30 (2.47%) VB
13 29 (2.39%) Shell Script
14 23 (1.89%) C++
14 23 (1.89%) R
15 22 (1.81%) Scala
16 21 (1.73%) Ruby
17 20 (1.65%) VBA
18 15 (1.24%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 202 (16.64%) Degree
2 53 (4.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.98%) ISTQB
4 23 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 23 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (1.81%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (1.24%) ACCA
6 15 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (0.99%) CIMA
7 12 (0.99%) DV Cleared
8 11 (0.91%) Numerate Degree
9 10 (0.82%) CCNA
9 10 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.82%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.66%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.49%) MBA
13 5 (0.41%) PMI Certification
14 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (5.44%) QA
2 32 (2.64%) SLA
3 23 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.99%) GAAP
5 8 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.58%) GDPR
7 6 (0.49%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.33%) HL7
8 4 (0.33%) ISO 22301
8 4 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.082%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.082%) GAMP
System Software
1 82 (6.75%) Active Directory
2 39 (3.21%) VMware ESXi
3 35 (2.88%) Docker
4 28 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.07%) vSphere
7 12 (0.99%) HDFS
7 12 (0.99%) KVM
8 10 (0.82%) Terminal Services
8 10 (0.82%) XenApp
9 9 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
9 9 (0.74%) XenServer
10 8 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
11 6 (0.49%) Apache Flume
11 6 (0.49%) SAP ITS
12 3 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.16%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.082%) Firmware
14 1 (0.082%) vCloud
14 1 (0.082%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (2.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 28 (2.31%) Backup Exec
2 28 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 26 (2.14%) Puppet
4 24 (1.98%) HP Quality Center
5 23 (1.89%) vCenter Server
6 22 (1.81%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 22 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 19 (1.57%) Ansible
8 17 (1.40%) SCCM
9 13 (1.07%) WSUS
9 13 (1.07%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.99%) Nagios
11 9 (0.74%) Kubernetes
12 7 (0.58%) Terraform
13 6 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
13 6 (0.49%) Opsview
14 5 (0.41%) Galera Cluster
14 5 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.41%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 283 (23.31%) Microsoft
2 148 (12.19%) Oracle
3 96 (7.91%) SAP
4 79 (6.51%) VMware
5 44 (3.62%) Cisco
6 33 (2.72%) Symantec
7 32 (2.64%) F5
8 30 (2.47%) Tableau
9 29 (2.39%) HP
9 29 (2.39%) Juniper
10 23 (1.89%) Forcepoint
11 22 (1.81%) Altiris
11 22 (1.81%) Veritas
12 19 (1.57%) Citrix
12 19 (1.57%) Red Hat
12 19 (1.57%) Sitecore
13 18 (1.48%) Capita
14 17 (1.40%) IBM
15 16 (1.32%) Google
16 15 (1.24%) Zend