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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Rank 60 36 50
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 12 57 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.71% 6.95% 3.79%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 4.94% 20.14% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 55 38
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £25,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £46,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
243 283 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 34.66% 34.51% 34.80%
Number of salaries quoted 206 249 325
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 March 2015.

SQL Server 2008 Salary Histogram in Oxford

SQL Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 21 (77.78%) .NET
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) Web Application Development
4 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (59.26%) Windows
5 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
6 15 (55.56%) Linux
7 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (25.93%) SQL
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) C#
9 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (18.52%) MS Office
10 5 (18.52%) Xcelsius
10 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
10 5 (18.52%) VBA
10 5 (18.52%) RAD
10 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
10 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (11.11%) CSS
11 3 (11.11%) HTML
11 3 (11.11%) Marketing
12 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 2 (7.41%) MVC
12 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012

SQL Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (3.70%) Kentico
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Office
2 1 (3.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (62.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (18.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Xcelsius
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.70%) MSTest
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Database Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Database Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior
7 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (77.78%) .NET
1 21 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) Ajax
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 15 (55.56%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) RAD
5 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Web Design
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Content Management
6 1 (3.70%) Document Management
6 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 5 (18.52%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
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