Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 4 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing SQL 448 476 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.76% 18.79% 17.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.71% 37.93% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 403 382 637
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £26,650
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,329 1,255 1,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 52.70% 49.55% 42.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,206 1,011 1,480
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,750 £65,625 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing SQL as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Reading

SQL
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL in Reading.

Salary trend for SQL in Reading

SQL
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Reading over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL.

1 147 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (29.02%) SQL Server
3 112 (25.00%) .NET
4 111 (24.78%) Microsoft
5 104 (23.21%) C#
6 98 (21.88%) Java
7 83 (18.53%) Python
8 78 (17.41%) Windows
9 75 (16.74%) Finance
10 73 (16.29%) Linux
11 70 (15.63%) JavaScript
12 67 (14.96%) MVC
12 67 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
13 64 (14.29%) HTML
13 64 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
14 61 (13.62%) ASP.NET
15 60 (13.39%) Oracle
16 59 (13.17%) Degree
17 58 (12.95%) CSS
18 57 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
19 56 (12.50%) NoSQL
20 52 (11.61%) Scrum
21 50 (11.16%) Spring
22 49 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
23 48 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
24 46 (10.27%) Web Services
25 45 (10.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
26 40 (8.93%) T-SQL
27 39 (8.71%) Capita
28 37 (8.26%) Analytics

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 21 (4.69%) Apache Spark
2 16 (3.57%) SAS
3 13 (2.90%) WebLogic
4 10 (2.23%) Confluence
5 9 (2.01%) JBoss
5 9 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.79%) IIS
6 8 (1.79%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.79%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.79%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.89%) Apache
8 4 (0.89%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 34 (7.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.24%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 21 (4.69%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.89%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle iProcurement
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.45%) SAP Business One
3 2 (0.45%) Traffica
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 57 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.02%) SaaS
4 16 (3.57%) Office 365
5 15 (3.35%) IaaS
6 11 (2.46%) PaaS
7 10 (2.23%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.89%) GitHub
10 4 (0.89%) Serverless
11 2 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.22%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.22%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.22%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.34%) Internet
1 6 (1.34%) VPN
2 5 (1.12%) Firewall
3 4 (0.89%) AMQP
3 4 (0.89%) DNS
3 4 (0.89%) LAN
3 4 (0.89%) Skype
3 4 (0.89%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.89%) WAN
4 2 (0.45%) GPRS
4 2 (0.45%) GSM
4 2 (0.45%) HTTP
4 2 (0.45%) LTE
4 2 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.45%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) UMTS
5 1 (0.22%) 2G
5 1 (0.22%) 3G
5 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.22%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 45 (10.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (7.59%) MySQL
5 30 (6.70%) Relational Database
6 29 (6.47%) Hadoop
7 27 (6.03%) Power BI
8 26 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (5.58%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (4.24%) Big Data
11 18 (4.02%) Apache Hive
12 16 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (3.35%) HBase
13 15 (3.35%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (3.35%) QlikView
14 14 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (2.90%) RDBMS
16 12 (2.68%) Azure SQL Database
16 12 (2.68%) Oracle Database
17 10 (2.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 32 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 32 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 23 (5.13%) JIRA
3 16 (3.57%) Selenium
4 15 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (2.23%) Bitbucket
5 10 (2.23%) Jenkins
5 10 (2.23%) SoapUI
6 7 (1.56%) NUnit
7 6 (1.34%) JUnit
8 5 (1.12%) Ant
9 4 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (0.89%) Subversion
9 4 (0.89%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.67%) Firebug
10 3 (0.67%) MSTest
10 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.45%) Gradle
11 2 (0.45%) MSBuild
General
1 75 (16.74%) Finance
2 17 (3.79%) Games
3 15 (3.35%) Billing
4 13 (2.90%) Advertising
5 9 (2.01%) Automotive
5 9 (2.01%) Back Office
5 9 (2.01%) Marketing
6 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.12%) Retail
9 4 (0.89%) Law
10 3 (0.67%) Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.45%) Front Office
11 2 (0.45%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) Legal
12 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 176 (39.29%) Developer
2 82 (18.30%) Analyst
3 61 (13.62%) .NET Developer
4 48 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 41 (9.15%) SQL Developer
6 40 (8.93%) C# Developer
7 36 (8.04%) Consultant
8 33 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 31 (6.92%) Senior Developer
10 29 (6.47%) Test Analyst
11 28 (6.25%) Administrator
12 26 (5.80%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 23 (5.13%) Software Developer
14 19 (4.24%) C# WCF Developer
14 19 (4.24%) Junior
14 19 (4.24%) SQL Analyst
14 19 (4.24%) WCF Developer
15 18 (4.02%) Backend Developer
16 17 (3.79%) DBA
17 16 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (25.00%) .NET
2 64 (14.29%) HTML
3 61 (13.62%) ASP.NET
4 58 (12.95%) CSS
5 50 (11.16%) Spring
6 46 (10.27%) Web Services
7 30 (6.70%) SOAP
8 26 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (5.58%) Node.js
10 23 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 23 (5.13%) JMS
10 23 (5.13%) REST
11 22 (4.91%) WCF
11 22 (4.91%) XML
12 18 (4.02%) RESTful
13 17 (3.79%) .NET Framework
13 17 (3.79%) jQuery
14 16 (3.57%) Ajax
15 14 (3.13%) JSON
15 14 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.03%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.69%) Fintech
5 17 (3.79%) Data Centre
6 15 (3.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.23%) Clustering
9 8 (1.79%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.56%) Mobile App
11 6 (1.34%) W3C
12 5 (1.12%) Credit Risk
12 5 (1.12%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.89%) Mobile Computing
13 4 (0.89%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.89%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.67%) Cyberthreat
14 3 (0.67%) PMI
15 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 78 (17.41%) Windows
2 73 (16.29%) Linux
3 35 (7.81%) Unix
4 16 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.89%) Android
7 4 (0.89%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (14.96%) MVC
3 64 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 52 (11.61%) Scrum
5 48 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (8.26%) Analytics
7 34 (7.59%) Migration
8 33 (7.37%) DevOps
9 32 (7.14%) ETL
10 29 (6.47%) E-Commerce
11 28 (6.25%) SDLC
12 26 (5.80%) Data Analysis
12 26 (5.80%) Mentoring
12 26 (5.80%) Test Automation
13 25 (5.58%) TDD
14 24 (5.36%) ITIL
14 24 (5.36%) Software Engineering
14 24 (5.36%) Software Testing
15 23 (5.13%) High Availability
16 22 (4.91%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 104 (23.21%) C#
2 98 (21.88%) Java
3 83 (18.53%) Python
4 70 (15.63%) JavaScript
5 40 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 24 (5.36%) C
7 20 (4.46%) Java 8
8 19 (4.24%) Scala
8 19 (4.24%) VBA
9 17 (3.79%) Bash Shell
9 17 (3.79%) C++
9 17 (3.79%) PHP
10 15 (3.35%) R
11 13 (2.90%) Perl
11 13 (2.90%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.68%) X++
13 10 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.01%) PowerShell
15 5 (1.12%) Java 9
16 4 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 59 (13.17%) Degree
2 29 (6.47%) ISTQB
3 20 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 14 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 12 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.34%) DV Cleared
7 6 (1.34%) PhD
8 5 (1.12%) ISEB
8 5 (1.12%) Master's Degree
8 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.45%) APMP
11 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.22%) ACCA
12 1 (0.22%) CESG Certified Professional
12 1 (0.22%) CIMA
12 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.80%) QA
2 10 (2.23%) PMO
3 9 (2.01%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.34%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (6.70%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.79%) Docker
3 9 (2.01%) HDFS
3 9 (2.01%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.12%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.45%) XenServer
7 1 (0.22%) Firmware
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (3.79%) SCCM
2 13 (2.90%) Kubernetes
3 12 (2.68%) HP ALM
4 9 (2.01%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (1.34%) Puppet
6 6 (1.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.89%) Oozie
8 3 (0.67%) Kibana
8 3 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.45%) Ansible
9 2 (0.45%) Netcool
9 2 (0.45%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 111 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 60 (13.39%) Oracle
3 39 (8.71%) Capita
4 21 (4.69%) VMware
5 19 (4.24%) HP
6 11 (2.46%) Google
7 9 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.79%) Zend
9 7 (1.56%) Tableau
10 6 (1.34%) SAP
10 6 (1.34%) Symantec
11 5 (1.12%) Sybase
12 4 (0.89%) Citrix
12 4 (0.89%) Cloudera
12 4 (0.89%) Informatica
12 4 (0.89%) Kofax
12 4 (0.89%) Perforce
12 4 (0.89%) Sage
12 4 (0.89%) Talend
13 3 (0.67%) ServiceNow