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

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 149 122 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 30.22% 19.30% 26.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 54.58% 43.88% 68.16%
Number of salaries quoted 138 110 288
Slough median annual salary £39,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.50% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,125 £65,000 £60,000
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 Slough with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Slough
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 273 278 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 55.38% 43.99% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 255 242 401
Slough median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £24,400 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £72,500 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% - +5.56%

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 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 63 (42.28%) HTML
2 62 (41.61%) JavaScript
3 59 (39.60%) C#
4 57 (38.26%) SQL Server
4 57 (38.26%) CSS
5 54 (36.24%) .NET
6 53 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (34.23%) Windows
8 45 (30.20%) MVC
9 41 (27.52%) XML
10 39 (26.17%) ASP.NET
11 38 (25.50%) Web Development
12 36 (24.16%) Analytical Skills
13 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (21.48%) Degree
15 29 (19.46%) Microsoft
16 28 (18.79%) Oracle
17 27 (18.12%) Problem-Solving
18 26 (17.45%) T-SQL
18 26 (17.45%) .NET Framework
19 24 (16.11%) IIS
20 23 (15.44%) TDD
21 21 (14.09%) ERP
21 21 (14.09%) Web Services
21 21 (14.09%) AngularJS
22 20 (13.42%) HTML5
22 20 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
22 20 (13.42%) XSLT
22 20 (13.42%) Scrum
23 19 (12.75%) 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 24 (16.11%) IIS
2 13 (8.72%) IBM Notes
3 12 (8.05%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.68%) Apache
4 4 (2.68%) SAS
4 4 (2.68%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.01%) Confluence
5 3 (2.01%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (6.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.01%) SPSS
3 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.68%) NetSuite
2 3 (2.01%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.67%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) SaaS
3 6 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.01%) Office 365
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.34%) iPaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Route 53
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.74%) Intranet
2 13 (8.72%) LAN
2 13 (8.72%) WAN
3 12 (8.05%) Broadband
3 12 (8.05%) Wireless
4 3 (2.01%) SAN
5 2 (1.34%) Firewall
5 2 (1.34%) FTP
5 2 (1.34%) Internet
5 2 (1.34%) SMS
5 2 (1.34%) SNMP
5 2 (1.34%) SSL
5 2 (1.34%) VPN
6 1 (0.67%) 4G
6 1 (0.67%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.67%) DHCP
6 1 (0.67%) DNS
6 1 (0.67%) HTTP
6 1 (0.67%) NAS
6 1 (0.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (38.26%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.40%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (7.38%) QlikView
5 6 (4.03%) MySQL
5 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.68%) Data Mining
6 4 (2.68%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.34%) ArangoDB
8 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.34%) DB2
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (13.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (8.72%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.01%) JIRA
4 3 (2.01%) Toad
5 2 (1.34%) Ant
5 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.34%) Maven
5 2 (1.34%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.34%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 16 (10.74%) Finance
2 11 (7.38%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.71%) Banking
4 6 (4.03%) Advertising
4 6 (4.03%) Music Industry
5 4 (2.68%) Retail
6 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.34%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 80 (53.69%) Developer
2 34 (22.82%) C# Developer
3 29 (19.46%) Analyst
4 24 (16.11%) .NET Developer
5 16 (10.74%) Applications Support
6 15 (10.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (9.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Agile C# Developer
8 11 (7.38%) Agile Developer
8 11 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (7.38%) HTML CSS Developer
8 11 (7.38%) HTML Developer
8 11 (7.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (6.04%) SQL Developer
10 8 (5.37%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 7 (4.70%) Angular Developer
12 6 (4.03%) Graduate Developer
12 6 (4.03%) Graduate Python Developer
12 6 (4.03%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (42.28%) HTML
2 57 (38.26%) CSS
3 54 (36.24%) .NET
4 41 (27.52%) XML
5 39 (26.17%) ASP.NET
6 34 (22.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (17.45%) .NET Framework
8 21 (14.09%) AngularJS
8 21 (14.09%) Web Services
9 20 (13.42%) HTML5
9 20 (13.42%) XSLT
10 19 (12.75%) XSD
11 18 (12.08%) jQuery
12 16 (10.74%) Angular 2
13 15 (10.07%) Silverlight
14 14 (9.40%) .NET Core
14 14 (9.40%) Ajax
15 13 (8.72%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (8.72%) Middleware
16 12 (8.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (24.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.40%) Mobile App
3 12 (8.05%) iSeries
4 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.70%) AS400
6 6 (4.03%) Fintech
7 5 (3.36%) Data Centre
7 5 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.68%) Digital Media
8 4 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (2.01%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.34%) Clustering
10 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 51 (34.23%) Windows
2 15 (10.07%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.72%) Android
3 13 (8.72%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.37%) Linux
5 4 (2.68%) Unix
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 10
5 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.01%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (35.57%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (30.20%) MVC
3 38 (25.50%) Web Development
4 27 (18.12%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (15.44%) TDD
6 21 (14.09%) ERP
7 20 (13.42%) Scrum
8 19 (12.75%) BDD
8 19 (12.75%) OOA/OOD
9 17 (11.41%) Release Management
10 15 (10.07%) OO
11 14 (9.40%) Software Testing
12 13 (8.72%) System Testing
12 13 (8.72%) Unit Testing
13 12 (8.05%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (8.05%) Configuration Management
13 12 (8.05%) Multithreading
14 11 (7.38%) DevOps
14 11 (7.38%) Software Engineering
15 10 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.61%) JavaScript
2 59 (39.60%) C#
3 26 (17.45%) T-SQL
4 15 (10.07%) Python
5 14 (9.40%) PHP
6 13 (8.72%) Java
7 9 (6.04%) TypeScript
8 6 (4.03%) PL/SQL
9 5 (3.36%) VBA
10 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.68%) R
10 4 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.34%) C++
11 2 (1.34%) Ruby
11 2 (1.34%) VB
11 2 (1.34%) VBScript
12 1 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (21.48%) Degree
2 4 (2.68%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.67%) VCP6
3 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.07%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.67%) COSHH
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.68%) vCloud
4 2 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.67%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.67%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (6.04%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.70%) Ansible
3 5 (3.36%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (2.01%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.34%) Puppet
6 1 (0.67%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.67%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.67%) SCCM
6 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 29 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 28 (18.79%) Oracle
3 16 (10.74%) Salesforce.com
4 14 (9.40%) Citrix
5 13 (8.72%) Lotus
6 7 (4.70%) VMware
7 6 (4.03%) Cognos
8 4 (2.68%) Veeam
9 3 (2.01%) EMC
9 3 (2.01%) NetApp
9 3 (2.01%) Remedy
9 3 (2.01%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.01%) Symantec
9 3 (2.01%) Zerto
10 2 (1.34%) Google
10 2 (1.34%) HP
10 2 (1.34%) Jitterbit
10 2 (1.34%) Snow
11 1 (0.67%) Capita
11 1 (0.67%) Netezza