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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Structured Query Language (SQL)
Rank 2 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs citing SQL 10 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 17.24% 5.88% 5.66%
As % of the Programming Languages category 62.50% 13.64% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £29,250 £42,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.17% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
16 22 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 27.59% 43.14% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 20
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £51,000 £46,900
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 1 October 2014.

SQL Salary Histogram in Banbury

SQL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (36.67%) C#
4 8 (26.67%) Windows
5 7 (23.33%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.00%) QA
7 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (16.67%) MVC
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Java
8 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) MS Office
8 4 (13.33%) ITIL
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) Finance
8 4 (13.33%) VMware
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 4 (13.33%) HTML5
8 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 3 (10.00%) Change Control
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services

SQL
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (3.33%) SMTP
2 1 (3.33%) DHCP
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 4 (13.33%) QA Analyst
5 4 (13.33%) Software Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) .NET
2 7 (23.33%) Web Services
3 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) WCF
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
5 3 (10.00%) Ajax
5 3 (10.00%) LINQ
5 3 (10.00%) WSDL
5 3 (10.00%) XML
5 3 (10.00%) XSLT
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
5 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.33%) jQuery
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) PDA
1 3 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) SCADA
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Test Scripting
2 5 (16.67%) MVC
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Automated Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Change Control
4 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.00%) OO
5 2 (6.67%) Workflow
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Time Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) Java
3 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VBScript
5 1 (3.33%) VBA
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.67%) XenApp
1 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Citrix
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) VMware
4 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (3.33%) Veeam