Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Slough 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)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 138 132 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.73% 19.35% 24.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 45.10% 47.48% 63.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 113 314
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,000 £65,000
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +9.76%

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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 306 278 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 54.84% 40.76% 37.81%
Number of salaries quoted 284 232 433
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,775 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £64,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for SQL in Slough

SQL
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Salary trend for SQL in Slough

SQL
Salary Histogram in Slough

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL in Slough over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 67 (48.55%) C#
1 67 (48.55%) JavaScript
2 64 (46.38%) CSS
3 60 (43.48%) .NET
4 58 (42.03%) HTML
5 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
6 44 (31.88%) MVC
7 43 (31.16%) XML
7 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
8 39 (28.26%) Degree
9 36 (26.09%) Web Development
9 36 (26.09%) Windows
10 35 (25.36%) .NET Framework
11 32 (23.19%) Microsoft
12 28 (20.29%) ASP.NET
12 28 (20.29%) TDD
13 27 (19.57%) T-SQL
14 25 (18.12%) Scrum
14 25 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
15 23 (16.67%) jQuery
15 23 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (16.67%) Oracle
15 23 (16.67%) Python
15 23 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 22 (15.94%) BDD
16 22 (15.94%) Web Services
16 22 (15.94%) XSLT
16 22 (15.94%) IIS
16 22 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (15.22%) XSD

SQL
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 22 (15.94%) IIS
2 9 (6.52%) Apache
3 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.90%) SAS
4 3 (2.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) NetSuite
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.52%) SaaS
3 8 (5.80%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (5.80%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (5.80%) Amazon S3
3 8 (5.80%) Route 53
4 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.45%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.45%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) IaaS
6 1 (0.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.80%) Firewall
1 8 (5.80%) FTP
1 8 (5.80%) SNMP
1 8 (5.80%) SSL
1 8 (5.80%) VPN
1 8 (5.80%) Wireless
2 7 (5.07%) Broadband
2 7 (5.07%) Intranet
3 5 (3.62%) HTTP
4 2 (1.45%) Internet
4 2 (1.45%) LAN
4 2 (1.45%) SAN
4 2 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.72%) Network Security
5 1 (0.72%) SMS
5 1 (0.72%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.14%) NoSQL
3 10 (7.25%) DB2
3 10 (7.25%) MySQL
4 8 (5.80%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.62%) QlikView
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.90%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.90%) Power BI
6 4 (2.90%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.45%) ArangoDB
7 2 (1.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.72%) MS Access
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.25%) Maven
3 9 (6.52%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.80%) Ant
4 8 (5.80%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.80%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (5.80%) Toad
5 6 (4.35%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.45%) Gradle
6 2 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.72%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.72%) Subversion
7 1 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.72%) webpack
General
1 9 (6.52%) Banking
1 9 (6.52%) Finance
2 8 (5.80%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.35%) Advertising
4 6 (4.35%) Music Industry
4 6 (4.35%) Retail
5 2 (1.45%) Games
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (63.77%) Developer
2 33 (23.91%) C# Developer
3 24 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 17 (12.32%) Agile C# Developer
4 17 (12.32%) Agile Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Applications Support
6 12 (8.70%) SQL Developer
7 11 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.52%) Analyst
8 9 (6.52%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (5.07%) HTML CSS Developer
10 7 (5.07%) HTML Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Graduate Python Developer
11 6 (4.35%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (46.38%) CSS
2 60 (43.48%) .NET
3 58 (42.03%) HTML
4 43 (31.16%) XML
5 35 (25.36%) .NET Framework
6 28 (20.29%) ASP.NET
7 23 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 23 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (16.67%) jQuery
8 22 (15.94%) Web Services
8 22 (15.94%) XSLT
9 21 (15.22%) XSD
10 14 (10.14%) Middleware
11 12 (8.70%) Ajax
11 12 (8.70%) Angular 2
11 12 (8.70%) Entity Framework
12 11 (7.97%) Silverlight
13 10 (7.25%) LAMP
13 10 (7.25%) LINQ
13 10 (7.25%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.12%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.25%) Fintech
4 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.62%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.62%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.90%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.45%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
8 1 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 36 (26.09%) Windows
2 15 (10.87%) Windows Server
3 14 (10.14%) Android
3 14 (10.14%) Apple iOS
4 13 (9.42%) Linux
5 8 (5.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.90%) Unix
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) CentOS
9 1 (0.72%) Debian
9 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) MVC
2 43 (31.16%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (26.09%) Web Development
4 28 (20.29%) TDD
5 25 (18.12%) Scrum
6 22 (15.94%) BDD
7 21 (15.22%) OOA/OOD
8 20 (14.49%) ERP
9 15 (10.87%) Software Testing
10 14 (10.14%) OO
10 14 (10.14%) System Testing
11 13 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
13 11 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (7.25%) Mathematics
15 9 (6.52%) DevOps
16 8 (5.80%) Continuous Deployment
16 8 (5.80%) Unit Testing
17 7 (5.07%) Multithreading
17 7 (5.07%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 67 (48.55%) C#
1 67 (48.55%) JavaScript
2 27 (19.57%) T-SQL
3 23 (16.67%) Python
4 18 (13.04%) Java
5 14 (10.14%) PHP
6 9 (6.52%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.80%) Bash Shell
7 8 (5.80%) Ruby
8 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.35%) TypeScript
9 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.90%) R
11 3 (2.17%) C++
12 2 (1.45%) VB
12 2 (1.45%) VBScript
13 1 (0.72%) C
13 1 (0.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 39 (28.26%) Degree
2 4 (2.90%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.72%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.72%) MCSE
3 1 (0.72%) MCTS
3 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.45%) Docker
1 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (6.52%) Puppet
3 2 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.72%) Ansible
4 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (3.62%) VMware
4 4 (2.90%) Cognos
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco
5 2 (1.45%) Citrix
5 2 (1.45%) Google
5 2 (1.45%) Jitterbit
6 1 (0.72%) Apple
6 1 (0.72%) Capita
6 1 (0.72%) Draytek
6 1 (0.72%) EMC
6 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.72%) Lotus
6 1 (0.72%) NetApp
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Tableau