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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SQL (Structured Query Language)
Berkshire / Slough
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3  
Permanent jobs citing SQL 73 146 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Slough 22.26% 22.96% 15.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 51.77% 63.20% 43.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67 110 75
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £61,500
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 Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Programming Language Skills
Slough
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 141 231 206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 42.99% 36.32% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 131 189 184
Median salary £55,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.24% +3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,250 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.21% +2.50%  

SQL
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for SQL in Slough

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
3 49 (38.28%) Windows
4 41 (32.03%) .NET
5 37 (28.91%) C#
6 34 (26.56%) Degree
7 33 (25.78%) Linux
8 32 (25.00%) XML
9 31 (24.22%) Windows Server
10 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
11 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
12 26 (20.31%) Middleware
12 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
13 24 (18.75%) Finance
14 23 (17.97%) HTML
15 22 (17.19%) CSS
16 20 (15.63%) Firewall
17 19 (14.84%) JavaScript
17 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (14.06%) Elasticsearch
18 18 (14.06%) Ajax
18 18 (14.06%) Oracle
18 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
19 17 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
20 16 (12.50%) VMware
20 16 (12.50%) NoSQL
21 15 (11.72%) AngularJS
21 15 (11.72%) Web Development
21 15 (11.72%) MVC

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 18 (14.06%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.69%) Apache
3 5 (3.91%) nginx
3 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.91%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.34%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.34%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.34%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 2 (1.56%) JBoss
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.78%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.09%) TCP/IP
2 20 (15.63%) Firewall
3 11 (8.59%) HTTP
4 7 (5.47%) MVNO
5 2 (1.56%) DHCP
5 2 (1.56%) DNS
5 2 (1.56%) FTP
5 2 (1.56%) LAN
5 2 (1.56%) Skype
5 2 (1.56%) SSH
5 2 (1.56%) VPN
5 2 (1.56%) WAN
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.78%) MPLS
6 1 (0.78%) Network Security
6 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.78%) SMTP
6 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.78%) VLAN
6 1 (0.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (39.84%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.16%) MySQL
4 12 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (8.59%) Hadoop
5 11 (8.59%) QlikView
6 10 (7.81%) MongoDB
7 9 (7.03%) Big Data
8 8 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.91%) MS Access
9 5 (3.91%) Power BI
9 5 (3.91%) Qlik Sense
9 5 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (3.13%) Apache Hive
10 4 (3.13%) DB2
10 4 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.13%) PowerPivot
11 3 (2.34%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.34%) JMeter
3 2 (1.56%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.56%) Selenium
3 2 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.78%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.78%) LoadUI
4 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (18.75%) Finance
2 13 (10.16%) Marketing
3 10 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
5 3 (2.34%) French Language
5 3 (2.34%) German Language
6 2 (1.56%) Banking
6 2 (1.56%) Billing
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 50 (39.06%) Developer
2 26 (20.31%) Analyst
3 24 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 20 (15.63%) Applications Support
5 17 (13.28%) .NET Developer
6 15 (11.72%) Senior Developer
7 12 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (9.38%) IT Manager
7 12 (9.38%) Systems Manager
8 10 (7.81%) C# Web Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Software Developer
8 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Support Engineer
10 8 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (5.47%) Data Analyst
11 7 (5.47%) Graduate
11 7 (5.47%) Insight Analyst
11 7 (5.47%) Support Analyst
12 6 (4.69%) QlikView Developer
12 6 (4.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.03%) .NET
2 32 (25.00%) XML
3 26 (20.31%) Middleware
4 23 (17.97%) HTML
5 22 (17.19%) CSS
6 18 (14.06%) Ajax
6 18 (14.06%) ASP.NET
7 15 (11.72%) AngularJS
8 12 (9.38%) .NET Framework
8 12 (9.38%) JSON
9 11 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (8.59%) jQuery
10 9 (7.03%) D3.js
10 9 (7.03%) LESS
10 9 (7.03%) MSMQ
10 9 (7.03%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (6.25%) WCF
12 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (3.91%) WebSphere MQ
13 5 (3.91%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.38%) iPad
3 10 (7.81%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.91%) iSeries
6 2 (1.56%) Xbox
7 1 (0.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 49 (38.28%) Windows
2 33 (25.78%) Linux
3 31 (24.22%) Windows Server
4 10 (7.81%) Android
4 10 (7.81%) Apple iOS
5 9 (7.03%) CentOS
6 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (3.91%) Debian
9 4 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 4 (3.13%) Unix
10 2 (1.56%) Solaris
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.28%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (11.72%) MVC
3 15 (11.72%) Web Development
4 14 (10.94%) OO
4 14 (10.94%) System Testing
5 13 (10.16%) Scrum
6 12 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.38%) Server Building
6 12 (9.38%) Technical Analysis
7 11 (8.59%) Analytics
7 11 (8.59%) B2B
8 10 (7.81%) ERP
9 9 (7.03%) ETL
9 9 (7.03%) Software Testing
10 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
10 8 (6.25%) Migration
11 7 (5.47%) Data Analysis
11 7 (5.47%) Mathematics
11 7 (5.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (28.91%) C#
2 26 (20.31%) T-SQL
3 19 (14.84%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.16%) Bash Shell
5 10 (7.81%) Java
6 9 (7.03%) TypeScript
7 8 (6.25%) Python
8 7 (5.47%) R
9 6 (4.69%) C++
9 6 (4.69%) VBA
10 5 (3.91%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 5 (3.91%) RPG
10 5 (3.91%) RPG IV
11 3 (2.34%) C
11 3 (2.34%) XAML
12 2 (1.56%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.56%) PHP
12 2 (1.56%) VC++
13 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (26.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) CISSP
3 3 (2.34%) GCIH
4 1 (0.78%) CCNA
4 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.78%) MCP
4 1 (0.78%) MCSE
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) Data Quality
2 10 (7.81%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (22.66%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.59%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.69%) KVM
4 5 (3.91%) Varnish
4 5 (3.91%) Xen
5 4 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.56%) XenApp
7 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.78%) vSphere
7 1 (0.78%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) Puppet
2 5 (3.91%) Nagios
3 3 (2.34%) Grafana
3 3 (2.34%) SCOM
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.78%) SCCM
4 1 (0.78%) WSUS
4 1 (0.78%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.06%) Oracle
3 16 (12.50%) VMware
4 11 (8.59%) Tableau
5 7 (5.47%) IBM
5 7 (5.47%) Teradata
6 5 (3.91%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.13%) Citrix
7 4 (3.13%) Cognos
7 4 (3.13%) SAP
8 3 (2.34%) Sun
9 2 (1.56%) Axway
9 2 (1.56%) Informatica
9 2 (1.56%) Talend
9 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.78%) Cadence
10 1 (0.78%) F5
10 1 (0.78%) Intel Security
10 1 (0.78%) Sage
10 1 (0.78%) SonicWALL
Slough, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + 30 hol
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
KV Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000-65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
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IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Pass software Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
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Pass software Ltd
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago