Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 2 2
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -1
Permanent jobs citing SQL 176 152 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 25.47% 18.29% 21.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 44.67% 48.25% 61.34%
Number of salaries quoted 163 144 286
Slough median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,900 £36,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
Berkshire median annual salary £42,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.88%

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 394 315 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 57.02% 37.91% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 365 271 399
Slough median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £73,750 £65,250
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 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Slough region with a requirement for SQL.

1 85 (48.30%) JavaScript
2 84 (47.73%) CSS
3 80 (45.45%) HTML
4 75 (42.61%) C#
5 71 (40.34%) .NET
5 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (33.52%) SQL Server
7 55 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 52 (29.55%) MVC
9 47 (26.70%) Windows
10 42 (23.86%) .NET Framework
11 37 (21.02%) Degree
11 37 (21.02%) jQuery
11 37 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
12 35 (19.89%) XML
13 34 (19.32%) Java
13 34 (19.32%) TDD
14 33 (18.75%) ASP.NET
15 32 (18.18%) Web Services
16 31 (17.61%) Web Development
17 29 (16.48%) Scrum
17 29 (16.48%) NoSQL
17 29 (16.48%) AngularJS
18 27 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
19 25 (14.20%) Python
19 25 (14.20%) Oracle
20 23 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
20 23 (13.07%) Finance
20 23 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
21 22 (12.50%) Ajax

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 17 (9.66%) Apache
2 16 (9.09%) IIS
3 10 (5.68%) MS Exchange
4 9 (5.11%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.70%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (1.70%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) Confluence
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.84%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.34%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (4.55%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (4.55%) Amazon S3
3 8 (4.55%) Route 53
3 8 (4.55%) SaaS
4 3 (1.70%) IaaS
4 3 (1.70%) Office 365
4 3 (1.70%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.66%) Firewall
1 17 (9.66%) VPN
2 14 (7.95%) Wireless
3 12 (6.82%) Broadband
3 12 (6.82%) Intranet
4 11 (6.25%) HTTP
4 11 (6.25%) LAN
4 11 (6.25%) WAN
5 10 (5.68%) DNS
5 10 (5.68%) TCP/IP
6 9 (5.11%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (5.11%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (5.11%) DHCP
6 9 (5.11%) MPLS
6 9 (5.11%) Remote Desktop
6 9 (5.11%) VLAN
7 8 (4.55%) FTP
7 8 (4.55%) SNMP
7 8 (4.55%) SSL
8 3 (1.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (33.52%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.48%) NoSQL
3 21 (11.93%) MySQL
4 18 (10.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 15 (8.52%) DB2
6 13 (7.39%) Relational Database
7 11 (6.25%) QlikView
8 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (5.11%) Power BI
9 9 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
10 8 (4.55%) Big Data
10 8 (4.55%) MongoDB
10 8 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
11 7 (3.98%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (3.41%) Oracle Database
12 6 (3.41%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (2.84%) Apache Hive
13 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (11.36%) Maven
2 17 (9.66%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (6.82%) Gradle
5 8 (4.55%) Ant
5 8 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (4.55%) Toad
6 6 (3.41%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.70%) webpack
8 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.14%) JUnit
8 2 (1.14%) QUnit
8 2 (1.14%) Selenium
8 2 (1.14%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.14%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.57%) JIRA
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (13.07%) Finance
2 21 (11.93%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.11%) Back Office
3 9 (5.11%) Marketing
4 8 (4.55%) Electronics
4 8 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (3.41%) Retail
6 5 (2.84%) Advertising
6 5 (2.84%) Banking
6 5 (2.84%) Games
6 5 (2.84%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 112 (63.64%) Developer
2 45 (25.57%) C# Developer
3 38 (21.59%) .NET Developer
4 24 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Java Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.66%) SQL Developer
7 16 (9.09%) Analyst
7 16 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Applications Support
8 13 (7.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (7.39%) HTML CSS Developer
8 13 (7.39%) HTML Developer
9 12 (6.82%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.25%) Administrator
11 10 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 10 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (47.73%) CSS
2 80 (45.45%) HTML
3 71 (40.34%) .NET
4 42 (23.86%) .NET Framework
5 37 (21.02%) jQuery
6 35 (19.89%) XML
7 33 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 32 (18.18%) Web Services
9 29 (16.48%) AngularJS
10 22 (12.50%) Ajax
10 22 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (10.80%) HTML5
12 17 (9.66%) Spring
13 16 (9.09%) Sass
14 15 (8.52%) XSD
14 15 (8.52%) XSLT
15 13 (7.39%) .NET Core
15 13 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (7.39%) Entity Framework
15 13 (7.39%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.68%) Mobile App
3 9 (5.11%) Fintech
4 5 (2.84%) Algorithms
4 5 (2.84%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.70%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.70%) Clustering
6 3 (1.70%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.70%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.70%) RIA
7 2 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 47 (26.70%) Windows
2 20 (11.36%) Linux
3 12 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.68%) Android
5 10 (5.68%) Apple iOS
6 9 (5.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.57%) CentOS
8 1 (0.57%) Debian
8 1 (0.57%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.57%) Unix
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (29.55%) MVC
3 34 (19.32%) TDD
4 31 (17.61%) Web Development
5 29 (16.48%) Scrum
6 23 (13.07%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (13.07%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (12.50%) BDD
7 22 (12.50%) OO
8 20 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.66%) DevOps
9 17 (9.66%) Mentoring
10 16 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 15 (8.52%) OOA/OOD
12 14 (7.95%) ERP
12 14 (7.95%) Unit Testing
13 13 (7.39%) Multithreading
13 13 (7.39%) System Testing
14 10 (5.68%) Presales
15 8 (4.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (48.30%) JavaScript
2 75 (42.61%) C#
3 34 (19.32%) Java
4 25 (14.20%) Python
5 22 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.66%) PHP
7 14 (7.95%) Ruby
8 11 (6.25%) TypeScript
9 9 (5.11%) PowerShell
9 9 (5.11%) VB.NET
10 8 (4.55%) Bash Shell
10 8 (4.55%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.70%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.70%) R
12 2 (1.14%) ES6
13 1 (0.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 37 (21.02%) Degree
2 9 (5.11%) CCNA
2 9 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.70%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.57%) MCSE
4 1 (0.57%) MCTS
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 12 (6.82%) Docker
2 11 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.11%) KVM
4 9 (5.11%) Terminal Services
4 9 (5.11%) VMware Workstation
4 9 (5.11%) XenApp
4 9 (5.11%) XenServer
5 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (5.11%) Puppet
2 9 (5.11%) WSUS
2 9 (5.11%) ZABBIX
3 3 (1.70%) Ansible
4 1 (0.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.57%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 55 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.20%) Oracle
3 14 (7.95%) VMware
4 11 (6.25%) Cisco
4 11 (6.25%) Citrix
5 9 (5.11%) F5
5 9 (5.11%) McAfee
6 8 (4.55%) Cognos
6 8 (4.55%) SAP
7 5 (2.84%) Tableau
8 3 (1.70%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (1.14%) IBM
10 1 (0.57%) Apple
10 1 (0.57%) Capita
10 1 (0.57%) Draytek
10 1 (0.57%) EMC
10 1 (0.57%) Google
10 1 (0.57%) NetApp
10 1 (0.57%) TARGIT