The first table below looks at the demand for SQL Server skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 50 40 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 31.65% 43.01% 44.95%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 76.92% 95.24% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 42 25 49
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,200 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
65 42 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 41.14% 45.16% 47.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57 27 52
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
SQL Server
Oxfordshire

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Abingdon region.

SQL Server Salary Trend in Abingdon

SQL Server
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

SQL Server Salary Histogram in Abingdon

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server.

1 75 (74.26%) .NET
2 61 (60.40%) ASP.NET
3 53 (52.48%) C#
4 50 (49.50%) SQL
5 40 (39.60%) VB.NET
6 39 (38.61%) MVC
7 35 (34.65%) HTML
8 33 (32.67%) Windows
9 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
10 28 (27.72%) Degree
11 25 (24.75%) .NET Framework
12 23 (22.77%) CSS
12 23 (22.77%) Internet
12 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (21.78%) TDD
13 22 (21.78%) C++
14 21 (20.79%) T-SQL
15 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
15 20 (19.80%) jQuery
16 18 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (17.82%) OO
16 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
17 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
17 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2005
17 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
18 15 (14.85%) Java
18 15 (14.85%) PHP
18 15 (14.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing SQL Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited SQL Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.80%) SharePoint
2 15 (14.85%) Drupal
3 9 (8.91%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (5.94%) IIS
5 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
6 4 (3.96%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (14.85%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (22.77%) Internet
2 9 (8.91%) Firewall
3 8 (7.92%) VPN
4 4 (3.96%) SAN
4 4 (3.96%) LAN
4 4 (3.96%) WAN
4 4 (3.96%) SNMP
4 4 (3.96%) iSCSI
4 4 (3.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.82%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2005
2 17 (16.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (14.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (13.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (13.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (9.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (9.90%) MS Access
6 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (4.95%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.96%) MySQL
9 1 (0.99%) HBase
9 1 (0.99%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.99%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (10.89%) NUnit
2 6 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (4.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (2.97%) MSTest
5 2 (1.98%) Subversion
5 2 (1.98%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (1.98%) Moq
6 1 (0.99%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (4.95%) Finance
2 4 (3.96%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.97%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (64.36%) Developer
2 35 (34.65%) .NET Developer
3 21 (20.79%) Software Developer
4 19 (18.81%) Consultant
5 16 (15.84%) C# Developer
6 12 (11.88%) Senior Developer
7 11 (10.89%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (9.90%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.90%) Software Engineer
8 10 (9.90%) .NET Software Developer
8 10 (9.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 7 (6.93%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 6 (5.94%) VB.NET Developer
10 6 (5.94%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.94%) .NET Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) Software Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) Migration Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.94%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (74.26%) .NET
2 61 (60.40%) ASP.NET
3 35 (34.65%) HTML
4 25 (24.75%) .NET Framework
5 23 (22.77%) CSS
6 20 (19.80%) jQuery
7 15 (14.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (12.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (12.87%) HTML5
9 12 (11.88%) Silverlight
10 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (9.90%) Web Services
11 10 (9.90%) WCF
11 10 (9.90%) WPF
12 6 (5.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (4.95%) CSS3
13 5 (4.95%) XML
13 5 (4.95%) ADO.NET
14 4 (3.96%) XML Schema
15 3 (2.97%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.91%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (7.92%) Open Source
4 5 (4.95%) NHS
5 4 (3.96%) EqualLogic
5 4 (3.96%) Biotechnology
6 3 (2.97%) Social Media
7 2 (1.98%) Tandem
7 2 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.99%) EPoS
8 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (32.67%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (7.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.95%) Linux
5 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (3.96%) Windows XP
5 4 (3.96%) UNIX
5 4 (3.96%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (38.61%) MVC
2 23 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.78%) TDD
4 18 (17.82%) OO
5 17 (16.83%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (12.87%) Software Engineering
7 9 (8.91%) BDD
8 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.94%) Migration
10 6 (5.94%) UML
10 6 (5.94%) Data Migration
11 5 (4.95%) ETL
11 5 (4.95%) Configuration Management
11 5 (4.95%) Project Management
12 4 (3.96%) Performance Testing
12 4 (3.96%) Data Privacy
12 4 (3.96%) Network Monitoring
13 3 (2.97%) Change Control
13 3 (2.97%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (52.48%) C#
2 50 (49.50%) SQL
3 40 (39.60%) VB.NET
4 30 (29.70%) JavaScript
5 22 (21.78%) C++
6 21 (20.79%) T-SQL
7 15 (14.85%) Java
7 15 (14.85%) PHP
8 8 (7.92%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.92%) Apex Code
9 4 (3.96%) C
10 3 (2.97%) VBA
11 1 (0.99%) Python
11 1 (0.99%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) CISSP
3 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.97%) ACCA
3 3 (2.97%) CIMA
4 2 (1.98%) MCSE
5 1 (0.99%) MCTS
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.99%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.99%) KVM
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Puppet
2 8 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.96%) WSUS
4 1 (0.99%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.99%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (7.92%) Sage
3 4 (3.96%) VMware
3 4 (3.96%) Dell
3 4 (3.96%) Avaya
4 1 (0.99%) Cognos
4 1 (0.99%) Cisco
4 1 (0.99%) Perforce
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