Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 1,334 1,183 1,737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.70% 17.75% 18.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.88% 36.52% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,136 1,002 1,587
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,625 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 3,431 3,239 3,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 50.67% 48.61% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,980 2,725 3,557
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 0 451 £50,000 +5.26% 65
Maidenhead -1 201 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Bracknell -2 134 £55,000 +22.22% 13
Slough -1 127 £42,500 -5.56% 22
Newbury +4 114 £40,000 +14.29% 7
Windsor +27 65 £49,000 -2.00% 4
Wokingham +1 55 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Ascot 0 8 £37,500 -9.09% 2
Thatcham +3 3 £31,000 -40.95%
SQL
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 455 (34.11%) SQL Server
2 415 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 398 (29.84%) Microsoft
4 359 (26.91%) C#
5 320 (23.99%) JavaScript
6 318 (23.84%) .NET
7 283 (21.21%) Windows
8 274 (20.54%) Finance
9 266 (19.94%) HTML
10 250 (18.74%) Java
11 237 (17.77%) CSS
12 216 (16.19%) Linux
13 209 (15.67%) T-SQL
14 198 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
15 196 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
16 195 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
17 189 (14.17%) Oracle
18 186 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
19 175 (13.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 172 (12.89%) Degree
21 171 (12.82%) ASP.NET
22 162 (12.14%) MVC
23 149 (11.17%) Scrum
24 141 (10.57%) Python
25 139 (10.42%) Web Services
26 135 (10.12%) Software Engineering
27 129 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
28 127 (9.52%) Active Directory
29 124 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
29 124 (9.30%) Windows Server

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 97 (7.27%) IIS
2 46 (3.45%) Apache
3 43 (3.22%) WebSphere
4 35 (2.62%) WebLogic
5 34 (2.55%) Tomcat
6 29 (2.17%) Apache Spark
7 25 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 23 (1.72%) JBoss
9 22 (1.65%) CMS
10 19 (1.42%) Confluence
10 19 (1.42%) MS Exchange
11 18 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 17 (1.27%) Drupal
13 15 (1.12%) IBM Notes
13 15 (1.12%) NServiceBus
13 15 (1.12%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (0.90%) Skype for Business
15 9 (0.67%) EPiServer
16 8 (0.60%) OpenStack
16 8 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 88 (6.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.00%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.30%) SPSS
6 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.075%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 24 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (1.42%) NetSuite
4 14 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 13 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 13 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
5 13 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
5 13 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
6 8 (0.60%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.37%) Sage 200
7 5 (0.37%) Traffica
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 3 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
10 2 (0.15%) Sage X3
10 2 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 196 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 101 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (5.32%) Office 365
4 27 (2.02%) Dynamics 365
5 24 (1.80%) PaaS
6 20 (1.50%) IaaS
7 15 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
7 15 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
8 14 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (1.05%) SaaS
9 10 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
10 8 (0.60%) Google Analytics
11 7 (0.52%) GitHub
11 7 (0.52%) npm
11 7 (0.52%) NuGet
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.37%) Serverless
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.30%) Firewall
2 37 (2.77%) Intranet
2 37 (2.77%) WAN
3 35 (2.62%) TCP/IP
4 25 (1.87%) LAN
5 17 (1.27%) Broadband
5 17 (1.27%) Internet
6 16 (1.20%) Wireless
7 15 (1.12%) Wireshark
8 13 (0.97%) DNS
8 13 (0.97%) Network Security
9 11 (0.82%) SAN
9 11 (0.82%) VPN
10 8 (0.60%) NAS
11 7 (0.52%) Skype
11 7 (0.52%) SMS
12 6 (0.45%) AMQP
12 6 (0.45%) HTTP
13 5 (0.37%) DHCP
13 5 (0.37%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 455 (34.11%) SQL Server
2 175 (13.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 129 (9.67%) Data Warehouse
4 124 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 118 (8.85%) MySQL
6 117 (8.77%) NoSQL
7 116 (8.70%) Relational Database
8 102 (7.65%) Power BI
9 80 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 70 (5.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 55 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 48 (3.60%) Oracle Database
13 41 (3.07%) Hadoop
13 41 (3.07%) QlikView
14 38 (2.85%) RDBMS
15 37 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
16 33 (2.47%) Big Data
17 32 (2.40%) Azure SQL Database
17 32 (2.40%) MongoDB
18 29 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 122 (9.15%) Visual Studio
2 111 (8.32%) Git (software)
3 56 (4.20%) Jenkins
4 46 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (3.00%) Subversion
6 39 (2.92%) JIRA
7 38 (2.85%) Eclipse
8 25 (1.87%) Selenium
9 23 (1.72%) Maven
10 18 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 13 (0.97%) Bitbucket
12 11 (0.82%) SoapUI
13 10 (0.75%) Toad
14 8 (0.60%) Cucumber
14 8 (0.60%) IntelliJ
14 8 (0.60%) JMeter
14 8 (0.60%) JUnit
14 8 (0.60%) NUnit
15 7 (0.52%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 274 (20.54%) Finance
2 94 (7.05%) Marketing
3 74 (5.55%) Telecoms
4 60 (4.50%) Advertising
5 47 (3.52%) Banking
6 40 (3.00%) Manufacturing
7 29 (2.17%) Automotive
8 25 (1.87%) Retail
9 22 (1.65%) Games
10 15 (1.12%) German Language
11 14 (1.05%) Electronics
12 12 (0.90%) Billing
13 8 (0.60%) Legal
14 6 (0.45%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.37%) Back Office
15 5 (0.37%) Front Office
15 5 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.22%) Wholesale Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Law
17 2 (0.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 570 (42.73%) Developer
2 262 (19.64%) Analyst
3 121 (9.07%) C# Developer
4 105 (7.87%) Java Developer
5 104 (7.80%) .NET Developer
6 96 (7.20%) SQL Developer
7 87 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 86 (6.45%) Software Developer
9 78 (5.85%) Senior Developer
10 72 (5.40%) Consultant
11 66 (4.95%) C# .NET Developer
12 58 (4.35%) DBA
13 56 (4.20%) SQL DBA
14 55 (4.12%) Graduate
15 54 (4.05%) Data Analyst
16 53 (3.97%) SQL Analyst
17 51 (3.82%) Administrator
18 49 (3.67%) C++ Software Engineer
18 49 (3.67%) Junior
18 49 (3.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (23.84%) .NET
2 266 (19.94%) HTML
3 237 (17.77%) CSS
4 171 (12.82%) ASP.NET
5 139 (10.42%) Web Services
6 115 (8.62%) XML
7 102 (7.65%) AngularJS
8 90 (6.75%) jQuery
9 87 (6.52%) REST
10 83 (6.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 81 (6.07%) Spring
12 79 (5.92%) HTML5
13 71 (5.32%) .NET Framework
14 70 (5.25%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (5.02%) Ajax
16 62 (4.65%) Node.js
17 51 (3.82%) SOAP
18 50 (3.75%) STL
19 48 (3.60%) Boost C++ Libraries
19 48 (3.60%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 195 (14.62%) Analytical Skills
2 88 (6.60%) Enterprise Software
3 68 (5.10%) Computer Science
4 50 (3.75%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (3.45%) Mobile App
6 39 (2.92%) Fintech
7 35 (2.62%) Management Information System
8 33 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
9 32 (2.40%) Greenfield Project
10 25 (1.87%) Data Centre
11 24 (1.80%) Private Cloud
12 21 (1.57%) Clustering
13 19 (1.42%) User Experience
14 16 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
15 14 (1.05%) iSeries
16 13 (0.97%) Algorithms
16 13 (0.97%) Replication
17 12 (0.90%) Driving Licence
18 9 (0.67%) AS400
19 8 (0.60%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 283 (21.21%) Windows
2 216 (16.19%) Linux
3 124 (9.30%) Windows Server
4 75 (5.62%) Unix
5 28 (2.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.42%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.42%) Windows 8
9 18 (1.35%) Android
10 17 (1.27%) Apple iOS
11 15 (1.12%) Windows 10
12 14 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.52%) CentOS
13 7 (0.52%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.22%) Debian
16 1 (0.075%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (14.84%) Business Intelligence
3 186 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
4 162 (12.14%) MVC
5 149 (11.17%) Scrum
6 135 (10.12%) Software Engineering
7 118 (8.85%) TDD
8 116 (8.70%) SDLC
9 108 (8.10%) ETL
10 103 (7.72%) ITIL
11 95 (7.12%) Analytics
12 94 (7.05%) Web Development
13 89 (6.67%) DevOps
14 87 (6.52%) CRM
15 85 (6.37%) Migration
16 84 (6.30%) Data Analysis
17 76 (5.70%) Test Automation
18 75 (5.62%) ERP
19 73 (5.47%) Unit Testing
20 67 (5.02%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 359 (26.91%) C#
2 320 (23.99%) JavaScript
3 250 (18.74%) Java
4 209 (15.67%) T-SQL
5 141 (10.57%) Python
6 86 (6.45%) C
7 83 (6.22%) C++
8 71 (5.32%) PHP
9 61 (4.57%) PowerShell
10 53 (3.97%) PL/SQL
11 35 (2.62%) TypeScript
12 30 (2.25%) Java 8
13 27 (2.02%) Bash Shell
13 27 (2.02%) Scala
14 26 (1.95%) R
14 26 (1.95%) VBA
15 20 (1.50%) VB
16 16 (1.20%) Embedded C++
16 16 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 10 (0.75%) X++
Qualifications
1 172 (12.89%) Degree
2 42 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (2.02%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.80%) ISTQB
6 15 (1.12%) MCSA
7 14 (1.05%) MCSE
7 14 (1.05%) SC Cleared
8 12 (0.90%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.90%) MCTS
9 10 (0.75%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.75%) ISEB
9 10 (0.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (0.60%) MCITP
11 7 (0.52%) MCP
11 7 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
11 7 (0.52%) PhD
12 4 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
13 3 (0.22%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (3.67%) QA
2 26 (1.95%) Data Quality
3 19 (1.42%) SLA
4 9 (0.67%) PMO
5 5 (0.37%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.15%) WAI
7 1 (0.075%) COSHH
7 1 (0.075%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.075%) GDPR
7 1 (0.075%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.075%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 127 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 52 (3.90%) Docker
3 42 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 31 (2.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.82%) HDFS
7 8 (0.60%) Terminal Server
8 7 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (0.30%) vCloud
9 4 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (0.30%) XenServer
10 3 (0.22%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.22%) NDS
10 3 (0.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 3 (0.22%) XenApp
11 2 (0.15%) KVM
11 2 (0.15%) Xen
12 1 (0.075%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.075%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 57 (4.27%) Ansible
2 52 (3.90%) SCCM
3 45 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (2.55%) Puppet
5 30 (2.25%) SCOM
6 17 (1.27%) Kubernetes
7 15 (1.12%) OPNET
8 9 (0.67%) HP ALM
8 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 9 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 7 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 7 (0.52%) Terraform
10 5 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.37%) Netcool
10 5 (0.37%) NSN NetAct
11 4 (0.30%) Kibana
11 4 (0.30%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 398 (29.84%) Microsoft
2 189 (14.17%) Oracle
3 55 (4.12%) VMware
4 43 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
5 42 (3.15%) SAP
6 39 (2.92%) Capita
7 32 (2.40%) Citrix
8 30 (2.25%) IFS
9 29 (2.17%) Google
10 25 (1.87%) Red Hat
11 24 (1.80%) HP
12 23 (1.72%) Riverbed
12 23 (1.72%) SolarWinds
12 23 (1.72%) Tableau
13 21 (1.57%) ServiceNow
14 17 (1.27%) IBM
15 15 (1.12%) Dynatrace
15 15 (1.12%) Informatica
15 15 (1.12%) Lotus
15 15 (1.12%) Sybase