The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 61 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 15 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.07% 4.44% 4.88%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 5.75% 12.09% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 36
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.67%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
SQL Server 2008
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
261 339 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 36.10% 36.69% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 230 316 292
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

SQL Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Trend in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008.

1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 58 (82.86%) SQL
3 55 (78.57%) Microsoft
4 51 (72.86%) .NET
5 42 (60.00%) C#
6 40 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (55.71%) SQL Server 2005
8 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET
9 33 (47.14%) MVC
10 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (30.00%) Software Engineering
12 19 (27.14%) CSS
12 19 (27.14%) T-SQL
12 19 (27.14%) HTML
12 19 (27.14%) Java
12 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
13 17 (24.29%) PHP
14 15 (21.43%) C++
14 15 (21.43%) Android
14 15 (21.43%) TDD
14 15 (21.43%) Apple iOS
14 15 (21.43%) BDD
14 15 (21.43%) Mobile App
14 15 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
14 15 (21.43%) Android Development
14 15 (21.43%) iOS Development
15 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
16 10 (14.29%) jQuery
17 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
17 9 (12.86%) Migration

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing SQL Server 2008 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 2008. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.29%) CMS
1 3 (4.29%) Node.js
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.86%) Lync
2 2 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (57.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 39 (55.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (10.00%) MS Access
5 3 (4.29%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (4.29%) Redis
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.86%) OLAP
6 2 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.71%) Subversion
3 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (1.43%) Finance
1 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (55.71%) Developer
2 29 (41.43%) C# Developer
3 21 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 18 (25.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 17 (24.29%) Software Developer
5 17 (24.29%) C# Software Developer
6 15 (21.43%) C# Web Developer
6 15 (21.43%) Web Developer
6 15 (21.43%) DBA
6 15 (21.43%) SQL DBA
7 12 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (12.86%) .NET Developer
9 8 (11.43%) SQL Server DBA
10 7 (10.00%) Administrator
10 7 (10.00%) Server Administrator
11 6 (8.57%) Technical Support Engineer
11 6 (8.57%) Technical Engineer
11 6 (8.57%) Technical Support
11 6 (8.57%) Support Engineer
12 5 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (72.86%) .NET
2 37 (52.86%) ASP.NET
3 32 (45.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (27.14%) CSS
4 19 (27.14%) HTML
5 10 (14.29%) jQuery
6 8 (11.43%) .NET Framework
7 7 (10.00%) WCF
7 7 (10.00%) XML
8 6 (8.57%) Web Services
8 6 (8.57%) OOXML
8 6 (8.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (5.71%) Kendo UI
9 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.71%) REST
9 4 (5.71%) XSLT
10 3 (4.29%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 9 (12.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.57%) N-Tier
4 5 (7.14%) Replication
5 4 (5.71%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.86%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.86%) Physics
6 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.43%) Open Source
7 1 (1.43%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.43%) Android
1 15 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) MVC
2 21 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (21.43%) BDD
3 15 (21.43%) TDD
3 15 (21.43%) Android Development
3 15 (21.43%) iOS Development
3 15 (21.43%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
5 6 (8.57%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.57%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (5.71%) Load Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 4 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.86%) Content Management
7 2 (2.86%) Document Management
7 2 (2.86%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 58 (82.86%) SQL
2 42 (60.00%) C#
3 19 (27.14%) Java
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.14%) T-SQL
4 17 (24.29%) PHP
5 15 (21.43%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.29%) C
7 2 (2.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.43%) VB6
8 1 (1.43%) PHP5
8 1 (1.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) PhD
1 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) SCCM
1 2 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.71%) Telerik
3 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (2.86%) Sage
3 2 (2.86%) Primavera
3 2 (2.86%) Open Text
4 1 (1.43%) Cognos
Oxford, Oxfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + Pension and Career Development
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago