The table below looks at the statistics for SQL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 3 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 10 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 17.54% 8.57% 7.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 58.82% 16.67% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 4
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -50.98%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,600
% change year-on-year
- +2.45%
SQL
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Banbury region.

Programming Languages Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
17 18 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 29.82% 51.43% 43.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 20
Average salary £41,500 £46,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.75% +43.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

SQL
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL across the Banbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

SQL Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

SQL
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

SQL Salary Trend in Banbury

SQL
Salary Histogram in Banbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL across the Banbury region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Banbury

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing SQL 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.

1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 10 (31.25%) C#
4 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Windows
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
6 6 (18.75%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.75%) QA
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) Remedy
7 5 (15.63%) MVC
7 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
8 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.50%) MS Office
8 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 4 (12.50%) Finance
8 4 (12.50%) VMware
8 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury region citing SQL 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (12.50%) MS Office
4 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.38%) Electronics
2 3 (9.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 10 (31.25%) Support Analyst
3 9 (28.13%) Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Applications Support
4 7 (21.88%) Applications Support Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
6 4 (12.50%) QA Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Software Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) HTML5
4 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) LINQ
5 3 (9.38%) XML
5 3 (9.38%) XSLT
5 3 (9.38%) WSDL
5 3 (9.38%) Ajax
5 3 (9.38%) ADO.NET
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 3 (9.38%) SOAP
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) DTV
2 2 (6.25%) PDA
3 1 (3.13%) SCADA
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 6 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
3 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
3 5 (15.63%) Test Scripting
3 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
5 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.38%) OO
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
6 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Control
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
7 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) C#
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) VBScript
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.25%) MCTS
3 2 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) XenApp
1 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
1 2 (6.25%) vSphere
1 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
3 5 (15.63%) Remedy
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
5 3 (9.38%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Veeam