Period
to 23 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 5 7
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 0
Permanent jobs citing SQL 463 423 571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 20.75% 18.30% 16.61%
As % of the Programming Languages category 38.08% 36.03% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 417 361 506
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 1,216 1,174 1,417
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 54.50% 50.78% 41.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,075 1,021 1,267
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.32% - -

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 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 204 (44.06%) Microsoft
2 147 (31.75%) C#
3 136 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (28.29%) .NET
5 124 (26.78%) SQL Server
6 114 (24.62%) Java
7 102 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
8 93 (20.09%) JavaScript
9 92 (19.87%) Business Intelligence
10 85 (18.36%) T-SQL
11 80 (17.28%) Linux
12 76 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 71 (15.33%) Web Services
13 71 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
14 66 (14.25%) Degree
15 65 (14.04%) Windows
15 65 (14.04%) Python
15 65 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
16 64 (13.82%) ASP.NET
16 64 (13.82%) MVC
16 64 (13.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 59 (12.74%) Spring
17 59 (12.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 56 (12.10%) Git (software)
19 55 (11.88%) Power BI
20 54 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
21 52 (11.23%) Scrum
22 51 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
23 50 (10.80%) HTML
24 48 (10.37%) XML

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 (4.54%) Confluence
2 18 (3.89%) Apache Spark
3 17 (3.67%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.24%) CMS
5 13 (2.81%) Umbraco
6 12 (2.59%) IIS
7 11 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.16%) Anypoint
8 10 (2.16%) MS Exchange
8 10 (2.16%) Mule
8 10 (2.16%) Mule ESB
9 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.73%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (1.51%) Apache
11 7 (1.51%) Apache Pig
11 7 (1.51%) nginx
12 6 (1.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 5 (1.08%) EPiServer
14 3 (0.65%) Kentico
14 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (5.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (3.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 19 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.43%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.22%) HFM
5 1 (0.22%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.22%) Lorenzo
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.22%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 102 (22.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (4.75%) Office 365
4 14 (3.02%) SaaS
5 13 (2.81%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (2.81%) GitHub
6 11 (2.38%) Azure Data Factory
7 10 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.16%) Serverless
8 7 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.30%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.08%) IaaS
10 5 (1.08%) PaaS
11 4 (0.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.86%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.86%) Route 53
11 4 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.02%) Firewall
2 8 (1.73%) VPN
3 7 (1.51%) DNS
3 7 (1.51%) HTTP
4 5 (1.08%) SNMP
5 3 (0.65%) Skype
5 3 (0.65%) SSL
6 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.43%) LAN
6 2 (0.43%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) DHCP
7 1 (0.22%) Internet
7 1 (0.22%) Modbus
7 1 (0.22%) SSH
7 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (26.78%) SQL Server
2 76 (16.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 64 (13.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 59 (12.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 55 (11.88%) Power BI
6 54 (11.66%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (8.86%) NoSQL
8 34 (7.34%) Relational Database
9 33 (7.13%) Big Data
10 28 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (5.40%) MySQL
12 24 (5.18%) Hadoop
13 19 (4.10%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (3.67%) Data Lake
15 16 (3.46%) MongoDB
15 16 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
16 13 (2.81%) Star Schema
17 11 (2.38%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 32 (6.91%) Visual Studio
3 31 (6.70%) JIRA
4 25 (5.40%) Jenkins
5 22 (4.75%) Eclipse
6 16 (3.46%) Sonatype Nexus
6 16 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (3.02%) Selenium
8 13 (2.81%) Subversion
9 12 (2.59%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.59%) JUnit
10 11 (2.38%) Maven
11 10 (2.16%) IntelliJ
11 10 (2.16%) Mockito
12 9 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 7 (1.51%) NUnit
14 6 (1.30%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.30%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 47 (10.15%) Finance
2 15 (3.24%) Advertising
3 14 (3.02%) Retail
4 13 (2.81%) Automotive
4 13 (2.81%) Games
5 10 (2.16%) Marketing
6 6 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.65%) Electronics
8 3 (0.65%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Front Office
9 1 (0.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 202 (43.63%) Developer
2 59 (12.74%) Analyst
3 52 (11.23%) .NET Developer
4 50 (10.80%) Java Developer
5 39 (8.42%) Senior Developer
6 38 (8.21%) Consultant
6 38 (8.21%) SQL Developer
7 36 (7.78%) C# Developer
8 28 (6.05%) Linux Developer
9 25 (5.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 25 (5.40%) Java Developer - Fintech
10 23 (4.97%) Azure Engineer
10 23 (4.97%) Software Developer
11 22 (4.75%) SQL Analyst
12 20 (4.32%) Software Engineer
13 18 (3.89%) Lead Developer
14 17 (3.67%) .NET Software Engineer
14 17 (3.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 17 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
15 16 (3.46%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (28.29%) .NET
2 71 (15.33%) Web Services
3 64 (13.82%) ASP.NET
4 59 (12.74%) Spring
5 50 (10.80%) HTML
6 48 (10.37%) XML
7 46 (9.94%) CSS
7 46 (9.94%) REST
8 42 (9.07%) AngularJS
9 37 (7.99%) Node.js
10 34 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 27 (5.83%) JMS
12 25 (5.40%) React
13 24 (5.18%) jQuery
13 24 (5.18%) WCF
14 23 (4.97%) SOAP
15 22 (4.75%) .NET Framework
16 19 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (4.10%) RESTful
17 16 (3.46%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 65 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
3 26 (5.62%) Fintech
4 18 (3.89%) Driving Licence
5 17 (3.67%) Computer Science
6 16 (3.46%) Social Media
7 14 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (2.16%) NHS
11 7 (1.51%) Algorithms
11 7 (1.51%) Clustering
12 5 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.08%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.86%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.86%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.86%) User Experience
14 3 (0.65%) Cloud Native
14 3 (0.65%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 80 (17.28%) Linux
2 65 (14.04%) Windows
3 15 (3.24%) Unix
3 15 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.08%) CentOS
6 3 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) VMS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (29.37%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (19.87%) Business Intelligence
3 71 (15.33%) Problem-Solving
4 64 (13.82%) MVC
5 52 (11.23%) Scrum
6 48 (10.37%) ETL
7 45 (9.72%) Software Engineering
7 45 (9.72%) TDD
8 38 (8.21%) CRM
9 37 (7.99%) Analytics
9 37 (7.99%) OO
10 34 (7.34%) BDD
11 33 (7.13%) Data Analysis
12 32 (6.91%) DevOps
13 31 (6.70%) Mentoring
13 31 (6.70%) Test Automation
14 28 (6.05%) Data Modelling
14 28 (6.05%) E-Commerce
14 28 (6.05%) Presales
15 26 (5.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (31.75%) C#
2 114 (24.62%) Java
3 93 (20.09%) JavaScript
4 85 (18.36%) T-SQL
5 65 (14.04%) Python
6 29 (6.26%) Java 8
7 19 (4.10%) Bash Shell
8 18 (3.89%) C
8 18 (3.89%) PowerShell
9 16 (3.46%) Shell Script
9 16 (3.46%) VBA
10 11 (2.38%) PHP
11 8 (1.73%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.51%) Ruby
12 7 (1.51%) Scala
13 6 (1.30%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.86%) C++
15 3 (0.65%) Go
15 3 (0.65%) Groovy
15 3 (0.65%) R
Qualifications
1 66 (14.25%) Degree
2 18 (3.89%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (2.81%) DV Cleared
5 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.73%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.08%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.86%) MCP
8 4 (0.86%) MCSE
8 4 (0.86%) PhD
9 3 (0.65%) MCSA
10 1 (0.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.91%) QA
2 25 (5.40%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.43%) GDPR
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) PMO
3 2 (0.43%) WAI
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (6.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (2.16%) Docker
3 10 (2.16%) Hyper-V
3 10 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.73%) HDFS
5 4 (0.86%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.86%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.43%) XenServer
7 1 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.22%) iptables
7 1 (0.22%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 24 (5.18%) SCCM
2 17 (3.67%) Puppet
3 12 (2.59%) Ansible
4 11 (2.38%) Terraform
5 10 (2.16%) CloudHub
5 10 (2.16%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.51%) Kibana
6 7 (1.51%) Nagios
7 6 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
7 6 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (0.86%) Mesos
8 4 (0.86%) Oozie
8 4 (0.86%) Rancher
8 4 (0.86%) Rundeck
8 4 (0.86%) Salt
8 4 (0.86%) SCOM
9 3 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.43%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.43%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 204 (44.06%) Microsoft
2 48 (10.37%) Oracle
3 19 (4.10%) Tableau
4 17 (3.67%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.24%) Cloudera
6 13 (2.81%) VMware
7 12 (2.59%) MuleSoft
8 11 (2.38%) Atlassian
9 10 (2.16%) SAP
10 8 (1.73%) Sitecore
10 8 (1.73%) Sybase
11 6 (1.30%) Google
12 5 (1.08%) HP
12 5 (1.08%) IBM
12 5 (1.08%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.86%) Cisco
13 4 (0.86%) Citrix
13 4 (0.86%) Hortonworks
13 4 (0.86%) Sage
14 3 (0.65%) Symantec