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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 5 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 232 299 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 17.89% 16.75% 16.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.15% 39.29% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 189 267 332
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SQL is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 660 761 899
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 50.89% 42.63% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 552 693 733
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing SQL as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for SQL.

1 160 (32.92%) Java
2 131 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (26.34%) Oracle
4 119 (24.49%) .NET
5 115 (23.66%) Microsoft
6 114 (23.46%) SQL Server
7 109 (22.43%) Finance
8 108 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 106 (21.81%) HTML
10 103 (21.19%) C#
10 103 (21.19%) Linux
11 82 (16.87%) CSS
12 77 (15.84%) Software Engineering
13 73 (15.02%) Degree
14 72 (14.81%) XML
15 69 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
16 67 (13.79%) Python
17 66 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (13.58%) Test Automation
18 63 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
18 63 (12.96%) Windows
19 62 (12.76%) AngularJS
20 61 (12.55%) T-SQL
21 59 (12.14%) MVC
22 56 (11.52%) .NET Framework
22 56 (11.52%) SaaS
23 55 (11.32%) Git (software)
24 54 (11.11%) Scrum
25 51 (10.49%) Selenium
26 49 (10.08%) Perl

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 25 (5.14%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.73%) Apache
3 22 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.91%) CMS
5 18 (3.70%) SharePoint
5 18 (3.70%) WebLogic
6 14 (2.88%) IIS
6 14 (2.88%) MS Exchange
6 14 (2.88%) Umbraco
7 7 (1.44%) JBoss
7 7 (1.44%) Oracle Workflow
7 7 (1.44%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (1.23%) SAS
8 6 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.23%) Skype for Business
9 5 (1.03%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.82%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 38 (7.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 38 (7.82%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.82%) EngageOne
4 2 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (3.09%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.85%) NetSuite
3 6 (1.23%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (1.03%) Eloqua
4 5 (1.03%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.41%) FastStats
5 2 (0.41%) Fredhopper
6 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 63 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (11.52%) SaaS
3 40 (8.23%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (3.91%) Office 365
5 9 (1.85%) Force.com
6 8 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.03%) IaaS
8 4 (0.82%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
8 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 4 (0.82%) Responsys
8 4 (0.82%) Taleo
9 3 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (0.62%) PaaS
10 2 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.41%) GitHub
11 1 (0.21%) Data Lake Analytics
11 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.17%) DNS
2 29 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 24 (4.94%) Internet
4 16 (3.29%) DHCP
4 16 (3.29%) HTTP
5 8 (1.65%) Firewall
6 7 (1.44%) LAN
6 7 (1.44%) SMTP
6 7 (1.44%) SSL
6 7 (1.44%) WAN
7 5 (1.03%) VoIP
8 4 (0.82%) PBX
8 4 (0.82%) SAN
8 4 (0.82%) Skype
8 4 (0.82%) SMS
9 3 (0.62%) LDAP
10 2 (0.41%) ATM
10 2 (0.41%) FTP
10 2 (0.41%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (23.46%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.88%) Relational Database
3 45 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 42 (8.64%) MySQL
4 42 (8.64%) NoSQL
5 35 (7.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (5.14%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (3.50%) Big Data
9 17 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
10 15 (3.09%) Oracle Database
11 14 (2.88%) MongoDB
12 12 (2.47%) Power BI
12 12 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (2.26%) Hadoop
13 11 (2.26%) OLAP
13 11 (2.26%) RDBMS
14 10 (2.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 55 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.49%) Selenium
3 48 (9.88%) WebDriver
4 41 (8.44%) JIRA
5 27 (5.56%) JMeter
6 26 (5.35%) Gatling
7 25 (5.14%) Jenkins
7 25 (5.14%) Subversion
8 22 (4.53%) Maven
9 21 (4.32%) Visual Studio
10 17 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (3.29%) Ant
12 13 (2.67%) HP UFT
12 13 (2.67%) TeamCity
12 13 (2.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 12 (2.47%) Cucumber
14 11 (2.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (2.26%) LoadRunner
15 10 (2.06%) Appium
15 10 (2.06%) Protractor
General
1 109 (22.43%) Finance
2 34 (7.00%) Banking
3 28 (5.76%) Financial Institution
4 11 (2.26%) Front Office
4 11 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.85%) Advertising
5 9 (1.85%) Marketing
6 6 (1.23%) Retail
7 4 (0.82%) Digital Economy
7 4 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.62%) Automotive
8 3 (0.62%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.41%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Games
10 1 (0.21%) French Language
10 1 (0.21%) German Language
10 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Military
10 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 155 (31.89%) Developer
2 66 (13.58%) .NET Developer
3 59 (12.14%) Analyst
4 53 (10.91%) Consultant
5 44 (9.05%) C# Developer
6 43 (8.85%) Java Developer
7 39 (8.02%) Software Developer
7 39 (8.02%) SQL Developer
8 38 (7.82%) Software Engineer
9 33 (6.79%) C# .NET Developer
10 32 (6.58%) Tester
11 31 (6.38%) Senior Developer
12 27 (5.56%) Support Engineer
13 26 (5.35%) Technical Consultant
14 24 (4.94%) DevOps Engineer
14 24 (4.94%) QA Automation Engineer
14 24 (4.94%) QA Engineer
15 23 (4.73%) Java Engineer
15 23 (4.73%) Linux Engineer
16 22 (4.53%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (24.49%) .NET
2 106 (21.81%) HTML
3 82 (16.87%) CSS
4 72 (14.81%) XML
5 62 (12.76%) AngularJS
6 56 (11.52%) .NET Framework
7 48 (9.88%) ASP.NET
8 45 (9.26%) jQuery
9 34 (7.00%) Spring
10 30 (6.17%) Ajax
11 29 (5.97%) Web Services
12 25 (5.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 23 (4.73%) SOAP
14 22 (4.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 20 (4.12%) REST
16 16 (3.29%) WPF
17 15 (3.09%) JSON
17 15 (3.09%) Node.js
18 14 (2.88%) RESTful
18 14 (2.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.20%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (6.79%) Computer Science
3 30 (6.17%) Social Media
4 26 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 22 (4.53%) Clustering
6 17 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (3.29%) Fintech
8 12 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (2.26%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (2.06%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.85%) iPad
11 9 (1.85%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.65%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.03%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.03%) Life Science
14 4 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
14 4 (0.82%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.82%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 103 (21.19%) Linux
2 63 (12.96%) Windows
3 33 (6.79%) Unix
4 31 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 17 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (3.29%) CentOS
7 12 (2.47%) Ubuntu
7 12 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.06%) Android
9 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (1.65%) Apple iOS
11 6 (1.23%) Solaris
11 6 (1.23%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.41%) AIX
14 2 (0.41%) HPUX
14 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.41%) Windows NT
15 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (15.84%) Software Engineering
3 66 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
3 66 (13.58%) Test Automation
4 59 (12.14%) MVC
5 54 (11.11%) Scrum
6 44 (9.05%) Test Scripting
7 38 (7.82%) DevOps
8 36 (7.41%) Test Strategy
9 35 (7.20%) Mentoring
9 35 (7.20%) OO
10 34 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (5.97%) ETL
12 27 (5.56%) Presales
12 27 (5.56%) TDD
12 27 (5.56%) Web Application Development
13 26 (5.35%) Web Development
14 23 (4.73%) QA Automation
15 22 (4.53%) Product Management
16 20 (4.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 160 (32.92%) Java
2 108 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 103 (21.19%) C#
4 67 (13.79%) Python
5 61 (12.55%) T-SQL
6 49 (10.08%) Perl
7 48 (9.88%) Bash Shell
8 40 (8.23%) PL/SQL
9 33 (6.79%) PHP
10 26 (5.35%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.91%) VB
12 15 (3.09%) C
13 11 (2.26%) Apex Code
13 11 (2.26%) Shell Script
13 11 (2.26%) TypeScript
14 9 (1.85%) Scala
15 8 (1.65%) C++
16 6 (1.23%) VBA
17 2 (0.41%) Groovy
17 2 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 73 (15.02%) Degree
2 28 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 17 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.09%) DV Cleared
6 11 (2.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.65%) Master's Degree
8 8 (1.65%) SC Cleared
9 7 (1.44%) ACCA
10 6 (1.23%) MCP
11 5 (1.03%) MCSE
12 4 (0.82%) AAT
13 3 (0.62%) CCNA
13 3 (0.62%) CIMA
13 3 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.41%) ISEB
14 2 (0.41%) MCSA
15 1 (0.21%) HND
15 1 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.64%) QA
2 6 (1.23%) SLA
3 3 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.41%) GAAP
4 2 (0.41%) IFRS
4 2 (0.41%) IFRS 9
4 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.47%) Docker
3 11 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.06%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.65%) KVM
5 8 (1.65%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.82%) XenServer
7 1 (0.21%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.21%) HDFS
7 1 (0.21%) vCloud
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (5.35%) Puppet
2 22 (4.53%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (3.91%) Ansible
3 19 (3.91%) Backup Exec
3 19 (3.91%) SCCM
4 16 (3.29%) Salt
5 9 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
6 8 (1.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.82%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 4 (0.82%) Kibana
7 4 (0.82%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (0.62%) Grafana
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.41%) Graphite
9 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.41%) Perfmon
9 2 (0.41%) Riemann
9 2 (0.41%) WSUS
9 2 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 128 (26.34%) Oracle
2 115 (23.66%) Microsoft
3 30 (6.17%) VMware
4 21 (4.32%) Veeam
5 20 (4.12%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 15 (3.09%) HP
8 13 (2.67%) DevExpress
8 13 (2.67%) Sybase
8 13 (2.67%) Telerik
9 9 (1.85%) Rackspace
10 7 (1.44%) Sage
11 6 (1.23%) Cisco
11 6 (1.23%) SAP
11 6 (1.23%) Sitecore
12 5 (1.03%) CheckPoint
12 5 (1.03%) EMC
12 5 (1.03%) Veritas
12 5 (1.03%) Zoho
13 4 (0.82%) Sun
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 15% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Hancock and Parsons Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Laptop + Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Competitive Market Salary + Full Company Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago