Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,262 1,329 2,062
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.26% 17.16% 18.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.79% 40.24% 44.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,120 1,152 1,876
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +9.76%
10th Percentile £27,725 £26,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,725 £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 3,253 3,303 4,612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 49.66% 42.65% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,881 2,837 4,079
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,343 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +7.50%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +3 469 £45,000 - 68
Slough -1 138 £40,000 -15.79% 23
Bracknell -2 137 £48,000 +6.67% 21
Newbury -3 137 £40,000 -2.44% 11
Maidenhead 0 95 £45,000 -14.29% 20
Wokingham -12 39 £38,750 -13.89% 5
Windsor +20 16 £52,500 +75.00% 8
Hungerford +3 8 £35,000 +12.00%
Thatcham +1 3 £31,000 -21.52%
Ascot -25 3 £33,500 -16.25%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 462 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 420 (33.28%) C#
3 380 (30.11%) JavaScript
4 376 (29.79%) .NET
5 345 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
6 336 (26.62%) HTML
7 310 (24.56%) CSS
8 297 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 267 (21.16%) Windows
10 257 (20.36%) Finance
11 248 (19.65%) Java
12 230 (18.23%) MVC
13 223 (17.67%) Degree
14 207 (16.40%) Oracle
15 206 (16.32%) ASP.NET
16 201 (15.93%) Linux
17 179 (14.18%) XML
18 175 (13.87%) Web Services
19 167 (13.23%) Web Development
20 165 (13.07%) Python
21 159 (12.60%) T-SQL
22 156 (12.36%) AngularJS
23 151 (11.97%) Unix
24 149 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
24 149 (11.81%) Windows Server
25 145 (11.49%) Scrum
26 141 (11.17%) MySQL
26 141 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
27 139 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
28 136 (10.78%) jQuery

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 74 (5.86%) IIS
2 65 (5.15%) Apache
3 58 (4.60%) Tomcat
4 52 (4.12%) MS Exchange
5 49 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 34 (2.69%) SharePoint
7 33 (2.61%) CMS
7 33 (2.61%) SAS
7 33 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 31 (2.46%) Apache Spark
9 24 (1.90%) WebSphere
10 23 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 23 (1.82%) JBoss
11 15 (1.19%) EPiServer
12 12 (0.95%) OpenStack
13 10 (0.79%) Apache Pig
13 10 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
14 9 (0.71%) Confluence
15 7 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (4.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 13 (1.03%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.32%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.079%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.079%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 18 (1.43%) NetSuite
2 14 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
3 13 (1.03%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
5 9 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
6 7 (0.55%) BusinessWorks
7 6 (0.48%) Epicor Tropos
7 6 (0.48%) Infor M3
7 6 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
7 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.48%) TIBCO iProcess
8 5 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 5 (0.40%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.40%) SAP ERP
8 5 (0.40%) Unica
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.24%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 139 (11.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (4.12%) SaaS
4 28 (2.22%) Office 365
5 17 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 13 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.03%) FinancialForce
7 12 (0.95%) IaaS
8 11 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (0.79%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.71%) GitHub
11 8 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (0.63%) Route 53
12 7 (0.55%) Serverless
13 5 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
13 5 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.40%) PaaS
14 4 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
14 4 (0.32%) Force.com
14 4 (0.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.77%) Firewall
2 30 (2.38%) TCP/IP
3 26 (2.06%) Intranet
4 23 (1.82%) Internet
5 19 (1.51%) LAN
5 19 (1.51%) WAN
6 17 (1.35%) AMQP
7 16 (1.27%) FTP
8 14 (1.11%) HTTP
8 14 (1.11%) VPN
9 13 (1.03%) Wireless
10 12 (0.95%) Broadband
10 12 (0.95%) DNS
11 10 (0.79%) SSL
12 9 (0.71%) SNMP
13 8 (0.63%) VoIP
14 7 (0.55%) DHCP
14 7 (0.55%) Skype
14 7 (0.55%) SMS
15 5 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 462 (36.61%) SQL Server
2 141 (11.17%) MySQL
3 96 (7.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 94 (7.45%) NoSQL
5 78 (6.18%) Relational Database
5 78 (6.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 54 (4.28%) Data Warehouse
6 54 (4.28%) Oracle Database
7 48 (3.80%) SQL Server 2014
8 45 (3.57%) Power BI
9 43 (3.41%) DB2
10 39 (3.09%) Big Data
11 37 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 35 (2.77%) Hadoop
13 31 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 30 (2.38%) RDBMS
15 29 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
16 25 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
18 23 (1.82%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 99 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 81 (6.42%) Visual Studio
3 66 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 63 (4.99%) Selenium
5 54 (4.28%) JIRA
6 53 (4.20%) Jenkins
7 45 (3.57%) Maven
8 44 (3.49%) Subversion
9 35 (2.77%) Eclipse
10 33 (2.61%) SoapUI
11 27 (2.14%) JUnit
12 19 (1.51%) Ant
12 19 (1.51%) SpecFlow
13 17 (1.35%) Cucumber
14 15 (1.19%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.11%) HP UFT
16 13 (1.03%) Toad
17 11 (0.87%) MSTest
18 10 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
19 9 (0.71%) Jasmine
General
1 257 (20.36%) Finance
2 93 (7.37%) Telecoms
3 74 (5.86%) Retail
4 59 (4.68%) Marketing
5 46 (3.65%) Banking
6 44 (3.49%) Manufacturing
7 39 (3.09%) Advertising
8 31 (2.46%) Games
9 26 (2.06%) Electronics
10 18 (1.43%) Billing
11 10 (0.79%) Back Office
12 9 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (0.63%) Publishing
14 6 (0.48%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 4 (0.32%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.24%) Automotive
17 3 (0.24%) Law
18 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
18 2 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 571 (45.25%) Developer
2 206 (16.32%) Analyst
3 166 (13.15%) .NET Developer
4 145 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 124 (9.83%) Java Developer
6 96 (7.61%) Senior Developer
7 82 (6.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 69 (5.47%) SQL Developer
9 68 (5.39%) Web Developer
10 67 (5.31%) Consultant
11 64 (5.07%) Software Developer
12 59 (4.68%) Support Engineer
13 53 (4.20%) Administrator
14 47 (3.72%) Applications Support
14 47 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 47 (3.72%) PHP Developer
15 46 (3.65%) DBA
16 45 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
17 43 (3.41%) Graduate
18 41 (3.25%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (29.79%) .NET
2 336 (26.62%) HTML
3 310 (24.56%) CSS
4 206 (16.32%) ASP.NET
5 179 (14.18%) XML
6 175 (13.87%) Web Services
7 156 (12.36%) AngularJS
8 136 (10.78%) jQuery
9 120 (9.51%) .NET Framework
10 100 (7.92%) Spring
11 97 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 95 (7.53%) SOAP
13 67 (5.31%) Ajax
14 66 (5.23%) REST
15 65 (5.15%) RESTful
16 63 (4.99%) ASP.NET Web API
17 57 (4.52%) JSON
18 56 (4.44%) WCF
19 55 (4.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 52 (4.12%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 141 (11.17%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (10.30%) Computer Science
3 64 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
4 48 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 32 (2.54%) Greenfield Project
6 31 (2.46%) Clustering
7 26 (2.06%) Fintech
8 25 (1.98%) Mainframe
9 24 (1.90%) Data Structures
10 23 (1.82%) Data Centre
11 22 (1.74%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.27%) Algorithms
13 15 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
13 15 (1.19%) User Experience
14 12 (0.95%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.95%) Replication
15 11 (0.87%) Driving Licence
16 8 (0.63%) EPoS
16 8 (0.63%) Mobile Computing
16 8 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 267 (21.16%) Windows
2 201 (15.93%) Linux
3 151 (11.97%) Unix
4 149 (11.81%) Windows Server
5 56 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (4.28%) Apple iOS
7 41 (3.25%) Android
8 24 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (1.58%) Ubuntu
10 16 (1.27%) Debian
11 14 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (1.03%) CentOS
13 8 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
14 6 (0.48%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.32%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.24%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.24%) SUSE
16 3 (0.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (18.23%) MVC
3 167 (13.23%) Web Development
4 149 (11.81%) Business Intelligence
5 145 (11.49%) Scrum
6 123 (9.75%) TDD
7 114 (9.03%) ITIL
8 101 (8.00%) SDLC
9 97 (7.69%) OO
10 89 (7.05%) Test Automation
11 78 (6.18%) BDD
12 77 (6.10%) Software Engineering
13 73 (5.78%) ERP
14 70 (5.55%) OOP
15 66 (5.23%) DevOps
16 65 (5.15%) High Availability
17 61 (4.83%) Mathematics
18 60 (4.75%) Analytics
19 57 (4.52%) Mentoring
20 56 (4.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 420 (33.28%) C#
2 380 (30.11%) JavaScript
3 248 (19.65%) Java
4 165 (13.07%) Python
5 159 (12.60%) T-SQL
6 87 (6.89%) PHP
7 75 (5.94%) Bash Shell
8 39 (3.09%) C
8 39 (3.09%) PowerShell
9 37 (2.93%) PL/SQL
10 35 (2.77%) VB
11 32 (2.54%) VB.NET
12 31 (2.46%) C++
13 30 (2.38%) Perl
13 30 (2.38%) R
14 29 (2.30%) VBA
15 25 (1.98%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.51%) Scala
17 18 (1.43%) COBOL
18 16 (1.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 223 (17.67%) Degree
2 64 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 23 (1.82%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 21 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 18 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (1.43%) Security Cleared
7 14 (1.11%) Master's Degree
7 14 (1.11%) SC Cleared
8 11 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.71%) ACCA
10 8 (0.63%) MBA
11 7 (0.55%) CIMA
12 6 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.48%) MCSA
13 5 (0.40%) PMI Certification
14 4 (0.32%) AAT
14 4 (0.32%) ISEB
14 4 (0.32%) MCSE
15 3 (0.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (5.63%) QA
2 23 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.51%) SLA
4 7 (0.55%) GAAP
5 6 (0.48%) GDPR
5 6 (0.48%) PMO
6 5 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.24%) HL7
9 1 (0.079%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.079%) GAMP
System Software
1 83 (6.58%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
3 29 (2.30%) Docker
4 24 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (1.11%) HDFS
7 13 (1.03%) vSphere
8 11 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
9 10 (0.79%) Apache Flume
10 8 (0.63%) SAP ITS
11 7 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.16%) Firmware
13 1 (0.079%) KVM
13 1 (0.079%) NFS
13 1 (0.079%) Time Sharing Option
13 1 (0.079%) XenApp
13 1 (0.079%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (3.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 26 (2.06%) Puppet
3 25 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (1.98%) SCCM
4 24 (1.90%) vCenter Server
5 23 (1.82%) Backup Exec
5 23 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 23 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 16 (1.27%) Ansible
7 13 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
8 11 (0.87%) Nagios
9 9 (0.71%) Kubernetes
9 9 (0.71%) SCOM
10 8 (0.63%) Galera Cluster
10 8 (0.63%) OpenNebula
11 7 (0.55%) Oozie
11 7 (0.55%) Terraform
12 6 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
12 6 (0.48%) TIBCO Hawk
13 5 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 297 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 207 (16.40%) Oracle
3 92 (7.29%) VMware
4 72 (5.71%) SAP
5 47 (3.72%) Capita
5 47 (3.72%) Symantec
6 46 (3.65%) Cisco
7 27 (2.14%) Juniper
8 24 (1.90%) Forcepoint
9 23 (1.82%) Altiris
9 23 (1.82%) F5
9 23 (1.82%) IBM
9 23 (1.82%) Sage
9 23 (1.82%) Veritas
10 20 (1.58%) HP
10 20 (1.58%) Red Hat
10 20 (1.58%) Zend
11 19 (1.51%) Xamarin
12 18 (1.43%) Tableau
13 16 (1.27%) IFS